Update 1 (29/9): Forgot that we're trying to be ahead of the game with this plan.
Not only the suit was locally designed, China has joined the big space club in a big way, proving that Asians have not just the dough, but also the brains. Sending a man in space is one thing, but moon walking is another. This was their third mission. No silly experiments done.
(From Utusan, 31st Jul 08)