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In The Chinese Dream, A Hopeful Stripe Of Green?

In The Chinese Dream, A Hopeful Stripe Of Green? | All things China | Scoop.it
The mainstream of Chinese culture is relentlessly urban. Yay for big shiny buildings, noisy streetscapes, big stores. Vistas of grandeur, fishing, hiking, physical exertion? Not so much. But that may be changing.
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This could be a great business idea for working with newly arrived wealthy Chinese immigrants to California

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Picking Brand Names in China Is a Business Itself

Picking Brand Names in China Is a Business Itself | All things China | Scoop.it
Western companies choosing a brand name in China now rely on consultants and linguistic analyses to ensure that consumers are attracted rather than amused or even repelled.
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Seven Inventions Designed to Make China's Air More Breathable

Seven Inventions Designed to Make China's Air More Breathable | All things China | Scoop.it
The capital's notorious smog has provided Chinese entrepreneurs with a fresh market opportunity. 
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How Maps Unlock the Mysteries of Chinese Names

How Maps Unlock the Mysteries of Chinese Names | All things China | Scoop.it
For instance, are people named “Tall” actually tall? This, and other questions, are examined through cartography. 
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Freedom for Chinese Boy Detained Under New Online Law

Yang Hui, seen here with a victory sign after being released on Monday, caused a stir last week after being put in detention under a new suppressive internet...
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When will the Chinese government realize that they can't have their cake and eat it too? More economic freedom inevitably leads to people wanting more political and social freedom as well.

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Chinese Woman’s Rom-Coms Boost $2.8 Billion Film Industry

Chinese Woman’s Rom-Coms Boost $2.8 Billion Film Industry | All things China | Scoop.it
When it comes to romantic comedy in China, it’s a woman’s world.
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The film landscape in mainland China's has diversified beyond historical dramas and kung fu movies....

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Career first, children later: Taiwan women put their eggs on ice | Reuters

Career first, children later: Taiwan women put their eggs on ice | Reuters | All things China | Scoop.it
HSINCHU, Taiwan (Reuters) - Caught between traditional expectations and career pressures, working women in Taiwan are increasingly opting to freeze their eggs at fertility clinics as they postpone marriage...
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These Are The Android Phones That Are Clobbering Apple In China

These Are The Android Phones That Are Clobbering Apple In China | All things China | Scoop.it
Xiaomi phones. (These Are The Android Phones That Are Clobbering Apple In China http://t.co/v6JwJL4RwG)
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Shanghai metro creates a subway-only library for commuters - Los Angeles Times

Shanghai metro creates a subway-only library for commuters - Los Angeles Times | All things China | Scoop.it
Shanghai metro creates a subway-only library for commuters
Los Angeles Times
The air-conditioned metro has been a refuge this summer for Shanghai residents seeking relief from record-breaking heat; on Aug.
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Twitter / Fascinatingpics: Hallelujah Mountains, China ...

Twitter / Fascinatingpics: Hallelujah Mountains, China ... | All things China | Scoop.it
Hallelujah Mountains, China http://t.co/lxh6OVzTYt
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China: Japan hurts trade with words

China: Japan hurts trade with words | All things China | Scoop.it
Hurtful words and actions by Japan and its politicians are partly to blame for the way Chinese trade with Japan has been slumping since early this year, a Chinese Commerce ...
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Why are Chinese tourists so rude? A few insights

Why are Chinese tourists so rude? A few insights | All things China | Scoop.it
After almost every 'rude Chinese tourist' story, unfortunately, made SCMP.com's top-10 list, I decided to give the question some serious thought
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This is a common phenomenon which locals complain about the world over - including in richer countries with large Chinese populations like Taiwan and Hong Kong. The question should not be "why are they rude?" but "what can be done to make them more aware of their behavior?" How can we help them make changes?

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Top Travel Locales Rush To Open Doors For China's Wealthy - Jing Daily

Top Travel Locales Rush To Open Doors For China's Wealthy - Jing Daily | All things China | Scoop.it
Jing Daily Top Travel Locales Rush To Open Doors For China's Wealthy Jing Daily In addition to finding new ways to attract high-spending Chinese travelers, favorite destinations across the globe have been making significant efforts to reduce...
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These Beautiful Images Will Change Everything You Think About Modern China

These Beautiful Images Will Change Everything You Think About Modern China | All things China | Scoop.it
A landmark exhibition of contemporary art is shattering stereotypes of an oppressed China.
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Understanding Chinese Consumers

Understanding Chinese Consumers | All things China | Scoop.it
They’re becoming more informed, more sophisticated, and more conscious of quality and price.
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China's Internet Ecosphere Explained

A brief introduction to the Chinese Internet Ecosphere and the major players within it. Brought to you by The China Digital Conference. http://australianbusi...
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China Box Office Worth $5 Billion to Studios by 2017

China Box Office Worth $5 Billion to Studios by 2017 | All things China | Scoop.it
For years, China has held substantial economic promise, with the outsized growth many have long envisioned only recently beginning to come to fruition.
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Ethical Tradition Meets Economics In An Aging China

Ethical Tradition Meets Economics In An Aging China | All things China | Scoop.it
A new law in China requires adult offspring to visit and look after their elderly parents.
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Want To Sell To Chinese Customers? The Secret First Step

Want To Sell To Chinese Customers? The Secret First Step | All things China | Scoop.it
Protagonist Aaron does everything right, by American standards, and fails miserably to reach a Chinese audience. It's one case, but there are thousands on the same theme: what motivates in one culture often completely misses the boat in the other.
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Hong Kong's paper crafters work overtime to feed hungry ghosts - Reuters India

Hong Kong's paper crafters work overtime to feed hungry ghosts - Reuters India | All things China | Scoop.it
Press News Hong Kong's paper crafters work overtime to feed hungry ghosts Reuters India HONG KONG (Reuters) - At a workshop in an old Hong Kong neighborhood, paper craftsman Ha Chung-kin uses delicate sheets of paper and sticks of bamboo to fashion...
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From hackers to entrepreneurs: The Sino-US cyberwar veterans going straight

From hackers to entrepreneurs: The Sino-US cyberwar veterans going straight | All things China | Scoop.it
While some veterans of the Sino-US cyberwar of 2001 remain true to the 'spirit of geeks', many have since carved out profitable internet businesses
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Liu Wen Models Fall Looks for Elle China's September Issue

Liu Wen Models Fall Looks for Elle China's September Issue | All things China | Scoop.it
New Season - Liu Wen graces the pages of Elle China's September issue, looking super glam in autumn looks.
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Hou Lei and Jojje Olsson document Beijing's vanishing hutongs - South China Morning Post

Hou Lei and Jojje Olsson document Beijing's vanishing hutongs - South China Morning Post | All things China | Scoop.it
Hou Lei and Jojje Olsson document Beijing's vanishing hutongs
South China Morning Post
Hou Lei , 28, is a Beijinger who grew up in the capital's unique hutongs.
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When I studied in Beijing in 1997, my adopted family lived in a hutong. Spending time with them there was one of my favorite things, and is still one of my best memories from that time.

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Hong Kong's 'ecological deficit' dangerously high, say conservationists

Hong Kong's 'ecological deficit' dangerously high, say conservationists | All things China | Scoop.it
Conservation groups warn that city's demand for resources is 150 times greater than supply and drastic changes are needed to avoid crisis.
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