Since ancient times, ginseng has been considered to be the “king of herbs.” In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), ginseng is said to have a unique and highly nourishing effect, and that it holds many benefits for both the body and…
China has banned the import of soft cheese, angering foreign trade officials who say it is unjustified.
Just recently, two Chinese tourists were arrested for performing Nazi salutes in front of the Reichstag in Berlin.
Qiu Yang is the first Chinese filmmaker to be awarded the prestigious Palme D’or Award for his short film A Gentle Night at the 70th Cannes Film Festival in France last week.
The well-known Ipsos Business Consulting firm conducted a survey of people in 21 countries around the world regarding their views on the Mayan doomsday prophecy. The results showed that one in five Chinese believed in the Mayan calendar prediction, that…
Over 60 million children in rural China have been left behind by their parents who have moved to cities for work. The effects of this on rural communities has been devastating.
Asians remain the largest growing ethnic group in the United States. The Asian population in the U.S. is 21 million, and their numbers continue to grow. Asians have only become the largest growing population in the U.S. since 2000, when they…
Manners are an extremely important part of any culture, especially when you are a visiting tourist, and foreigner. It’s always good to know a few basic phrases to be polite.
A decade ago, I attended a seminar in Sydney where one of the key speakers was the Chinese dissident and law professor Yuan Hongbing, who described the current regime in Beijing as largely being fascist in nature.
Pressuring foreign governments, big and small, is a bit of a habit for Chinese officials working from embassies and consulates.