Tag Archives: society
Politeness

Impoliteness & China

The subject of politeness is unavoidable in China for expats, but there’s more to it than it appears to most newcomers. Insight and tips inside.

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The Profound Subtext of China’s Record-Breaking Hit Movie, Lost in Thailand

Lost in Thailand broke records when it came to Chinese theaters, but surprisingly, it includes a deep and meaningful message for Chinese society.

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Enduring the China Blues

Most foreigners in China get the blues every now and then. When this happens to you, try and remember why you came here in the first place and what it is that keeps you here.

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The Cliche Generation With Chinese Characteristics

Chinese born after 1990 (dubbed “90后”) came of age in 2008, when earthquakes and Olympics rocked the Chinese Maindland. Now in their early 20’s, many people inside and outside of China are watching this demographic very closely to see how they will shape the future.

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