Taobao Villages: How Ecommerce Helps China’s Rural Economy

Aug 16

Taobao Villages: How Ecommerce Helps China’s Rural Economy

Over the last couple of years, ecommerce giants like Alibaba and JD.com have been cooperating with the government to plug China’s rural market into its vast online economy. The phenomenon of so called Taobao villages is one of the consequences of this approach. China is one of world’s fastest urbanizing society in absolute terms. Although decreasing...

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Looking for love in China? The List of 6 Most Popular Chinese Dating Apps

Jun 14

Looking for love in China? The List of 6 Most Popular Chinese Dating Apps

Online dating in China has never been bigger and Chinese dating apps are where the action is. Looking for lifetime partner, casual date, romantic dinner or a quick hook up – rest assured that there is an app for it in China, although it isn’t the one you are familiar with at home. Here is our review of the most popular Chinese dating apps: Momo (陌陌) Momo is, by far,...

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International Education in China

Jan 11

International Education in China

In the last few years, international education in China has been an exceptionally fast growing sector. According to the latest numbers from International School Consultancy (ISC) Group, China is currently in the second place (after UAE) by the number of international schools in the country. Globally, international education is a rapidly growing market where demand...

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Fading Popularity of Trump in China: The End of Obsession

Dec 28

Fading Popularity of Trump in China: The End of Obsession

After initial fascination with Trump in China his popularity is quickly declining. Here why the love affair has began in the first place and why it is over. Leading to US election last November, US president elect Donald Trump has been a fairly popular figure in China. According to the most recent poll before the election, 39 per cent of Chinese preferred to see him...

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China Expat Population: Stats and Graphs

Nov 30

China Expat Population: Stats and Graphs

Last decade of China’s rapid economic growth has attracted large number of expatriates from various countries. Despite recent slowdown of the economy, China expat population continues to grow, although not as fast as in the past. According to China’s most recent National Census of 2010, the first to record the number of foreign residents, there were at least...

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