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2020: Year of the Metal Rat

2020 is the year of the Rat. We’re saying goodbye to the Year of the Pig and welcoming the symbol...

6 Things NEVER to Give as Gifts in China

If you happen to buy gifts in China for your Chinese friends, you should be really careful. There are several...

Is China A Place For Newly Grads?

In 2018, about 8.2 million students graduated from Chinese universities. According to the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security...
For curious minds

5 Tips for Foreign Students in China

China is one of the most popular destinations for foreign exchange students. Due to its vibrant culture and fascinating history...

The Importance of Networking (Guanxi) in China

Networking is crucial for the success of any business; multinationals in China aren’t exempted from this rule of thumb. And...

How Reading Can Improve Your Chinese Learning

Are you tired of just memorizing Chinese characters and not really using them? Here’s a small tip. Reading stories can...
For foodies

Guide to Chinese Hotpot

Guide to Chinese Hotpot. Types of Hotpot. China is famous for its rich food culture,...
For global citizens

Chinese Names of Popular Western Movies

Today, let’s look at the original Chinese names of popular Western movies.   Translating Movie Titles into Chinese Sometimes, it can be difficult to translate...

Chinese Characters in Marvel Comics, Part III

It’s time for the next part of “Chinese Characters in Marvel Comics”! Get ready!   Jade Dragon Jade Dragon hails from China and is a...

Chinese Characters in Marvel Comics, Part II

It’s time for the next part of “Chinese Characters in Marvel Comics”! Let’s see who is on our today’s agenda!   Thunderer The immortal teacher of...