If you get frustrated by the red tape of your government system, be grateful that you don’t live in China with its layers of bureaucracy. Here is a list of some of the most useless government bureaus in China:
China Earthquake Administration – Established several decades ago, it has never predicted an earthquake nor promoted any programs regarding prediction, prevention, or protection from an earthquake.
China Statistics Department – For nearly two decades, especially in the past decade, none of the statistical data has been confirmed or recognized by society or any organization, public or private.
China Quality Monitoring Department – Even after the exposure of tainted milk products, other product exempted by the bureau also had quality issues.
China Department of Environmental Protection – Year after year, China’s environment has gotten worse, but the agency won the honorary title of the best “Fine Unit.”
China Security Regulatory Commission – Between 2006-2010 it earned the title of “incapable of supervision.”
National Development and Reform Commission – It’s done two things so far: increase prices and defend its action in doing so.
Urban Administration Bureau – Known for smashing stalls then fining the stall owners for the damage.
State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television – If they actually monitored the food and the food safety agency monitored the media, everyone in China would be able to watch what they want and eat safe food at the same time.
China Food and Drug Administration – Thanks to them, the Chinese have eaten waste oil, chemical hot pot, melamine milk, poisonous rice, and leather milk for years.
Research by Felice and Monica