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by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beijing hospitality icon
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Views: 257

Beijing hospitality icon

Among the many hotels in the capital, there is one name in particular that stands out. Fu Chao revisits Lido, which has been a landmark in the city for more than 30 years. The Metropark Lido Hotel Beijing, formerly the Holiday Inn Lido Beijing, may have undergone a change in name but it will still r...
by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Zhongguancun launches platform for science and technology service
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Views: 139

Zhongguancun launches platform for science and technology service

A platform for technology transfer and intellectual property services, set up by Zhongguancun, went online in Beijing on Aug 26, Science and Technology Daily reported on Wednesday. Buyers and sellers can enjoy a number of services, such as information release, product promotion and online trade afte...
by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Expat programmer rewrites career in China
Replies: 0
Views: 255

Expat programmer rewrites career in China

Tiffany Tan tells how an American guitar-strumming video game programmer reinvented his career in China. After losing his job in the dot-com bust, video game programmer Joshua Dyer moved from the United States to Taiwan in 2002. Dyer, 40, a native of San Diego, California, decided to teach English i...
by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Foreign marriage disputes increase
Replies: 0
Views: 150

Foreign marriage disputes increase

Courts are facing an increasing number of family dispute cases involving non-Chinese partners, and an awareness of foreign laws is becoming essential for Chinese residents marrying foreigners. With rapid economic development, more Chinese have married foreigners and, as a result, disputes over money...
by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WeChat closes, suspends hundreds of objectionable accounts
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Views: 145

WeChat closes, suspends hundreds of objectionable accounts

BEIJING - Hundreds of accounts on leading instant messaging platform WeChat have been shut down or disabled by its parent company, Tencent, in the wake of increased government regulation of such services. The clean-up, targeting mass-publication accounts as opposed to those used for personal communi...
by yesman
Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: China to cut SOE executives' salaries
Replies: 0
Views: 134

China to cut SOE executives' salaries

Excessive salaries will be reduced to reasonable levels, leadership says The top leadership of the Communist Party of China decided on Friday to cut salaries for executives at State-owned enterprises. During a meeting presided over by President Xi Jinping, the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Co...
by yesman
Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you think we can live a better life without guanxi in China
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Do you think we can live a better life without guanxi in China

Guanxi, or social relationship is most important for Chinese people. I think actually Chinese cultural is more relationship-based than other culture. Actually, in all walks of life, if you want to do something smoothly and quickly. You need to go through the process of figuring out who is actually ...
by yesman
Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Will it really happen? Death sentence for a German in China?
Replies: 1
Views: 321

Re: Will it really happen? Death sentence for a German in China?

Related News: Update: A German man has been condemned to death in China for murdering his ex-girlfriend and her partner in a frenzied attack, it was reported on Wednesday. A court in Xiamen three years ago found the 36-year-old from Bavaria guilty of the double homicide committed in the southeaster...
by yesman
Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Will it really happen? Death sentence for a German in China?
Replies: 1
Views: 321

Will it really happen? Death sentence for a German in China?

I just readthe news,-

A German(Bavarian) killed his ex GF and her Partner (also a German) in Xiamen being jealoushas been sentenced to death by Chinese court!

What do youthink will really happen?

by yesman
Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Charming Miss HK Pageant candidates
Replies: 0
Views: 327

Charming Miss HK Pageant candidates

Candidates pose for a photo during the awarding ceremony on Aug. 11, 2014. A total of 16 candidates will attend the final competition on Aug. 31, 2014 in Hongkong.

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