Sometimes satire has a way of staying relevant for far longer than was originally intended. In the spirit of China’s current anti-corruption crackdown – as the exploitation and profiteering committed by thousands of officials is brought to public attention – perhaps now is as good a time as any to... more »
It’s that time of year again, Spring Festival, when Chinese companies celebrate their “nianhui” (年会, end of the year party) and offer the long-awaited bonuses (红包, red envelope) to their hard-working employees. The Orient Daily reports that a confidential list of the year-end prizes for top performing employees of major... more »
As China's ancient rural villages begin to rot away the question becomes to modernize or to preserve and protect? Just last week, South China Morning Post reported that historical villages such as those in Jiangxi Province are becoming more and more difficult to maintain and protect. Rural homes that have... more »
One moment, you're bright-eyed and fresh-faced bouncing off the plane, asking, "What's that smell?" (It's China.) The next, you're sipping kaishui out of a thermos in July, riding a rusty bike through hell traffic. Time flies, don't it? more »
TransAsia Flight GE 235, bound for Kinmen, crashed into the Keelong River in Taipei yesterday morning, barely 3 minutes into its flight. The plane’s last seconds in the air were captured on video by a car’s dashcam as the low flying aircraft suddenly careened towards an elevated freeway and clipped... more »
China's schools didn't offer up the thing I wanted most for my children, choice, something American schools do. So after fourteen years in China, I'm back in the states setting up my kids at school in my home country. more »
Our friend Leah wrote this awesome piece on Weifang, China. She goes into detail to write about the city, what it's like, What to expect, and the cost of living. Be sure to read it and leave a comment if you've been to Weifang. Help our readers know some other... more »
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