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The Most Stressful Cities For China’s White Collars

The Most Stressful Cities For China’s White Collars

A sarcastic take on how stressful different cities in China are for their white-collar workers. Compares different areas of a white-collar’s lifestyle, from the daily grind to relaxation.

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China’s So-Called “Middle Class”

China’s So-Called “Middle Class”

What is China’s definition of middle class? Here are profiles of 3 “middle-class” personas in China. What is their lifestyle? What do they worry about?

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Shanghai’s 7 Social Classes

Shanghai’s 7 Social Classes

Listed down are Shanghai’s 7 social classes–from the extreme poor to the mind-boggling wealthy. Here are descriptions of their lifestyle. How much do they earn? What is their mode of transportation? How do they relax and entertain themselves?

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How Much Does Getting Married In China Cost?

How Much Does Getting Married In China Cost?

Breakdown of marriage expenses in China’s top cities–from housing to the wedding banquet to the family car. Is it expensive to be a married couple in China?

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The Party: The Secret World Of China’s Communist Rulers

The Party: The Secret World Of China’s Communist Rulers

Book review of the banned book by Richard McGregor that talks about the Chinese Communist Party. What did McGregor write that earned the ire of the Chinese censors? Point-by-point summary of what to expect when you get yourself a copy (if you don’t get arrested for buying it).

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Tips On Learning Chinese In China

Tips On Learning Chinese In China

Guide for the foreign student in China. Choosing a school. Scholarships. Where to stay. Tips on learning the Chinese language.

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Interview: Host Steven Weathers Of ICS EXPO 360°

Interview: Host Steven Weathers Of ICS EXPO 360°

Interview with ICS EXPO 360° man Steven Weathers. How he started his career in China. His initial thoughts on the Expo. Advice for people going there like where the best coffee is, etc.

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A Dummy’s Guide To Riding The Maglev

A Dummy’s Guide To Riding The Maglev

Are you coming to Shanghai (or flying out) and want to take the Maglev to the city (or airport)? Here is all you need to know about Pudong’s ultimate superlative.

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Shanghai Metro Explosion

Shanghai Metro Explosion

There was a rumor going around in the internet that an explosion occurred in the Shanghai Metro 25th of June in the afternoon. Trace its roots and find out what really happened. Such is the power of social media.

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Expo Pavilion Popularity On The Net

Expo Pavilion Popularity On The Net

Which Shanghai World Expo pavilion is popular on the internet? Among netizens? Who is social media savvy?

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When Is Best Time To Go To Shanghai (Expo Holidays Guide)

When Is Best Time To Go To Shanghai (Expo Holidays Guide)

With the number of crowds increasing almost everyday at the Shanghai World Expo, when is the best time for you to visit the Expo Garden? Complete list of holidays and festivals and pavilion days at the World Expo.

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Expo Launches Plan, Website For Carbon Emission Reductions

Expo Launches Plan, Website For Carbon Emission Reductions

The Shanghai World Expo is living up to its name of providing a Better City and Better Life to the people by taking actions to help Mother Earth and her environment. Learn more about Voluntary Emission Reductions and what you can do to help.

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EXPOnential Shanghai: World Expo Numbers

EXPOnential Shanghai: World Expo Numbers

CNReviews brings you the first of Shanghai World Expo statistical trivia. How much Expo-licensed products were sold already? What is the time record held for stamping the Expo Passport? How many families will get to enjoy the “Expo Spree”?

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Quote: Cao Jianzhi on The Image of Shanghainese

Quote: Cao Jianzhi on The Image of Shanghainese

“We Shanghainese value our image. We don’t want to lose face in front of the entire world…” ... 

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Expo Volunteers, Security, And The Shanghai Metro

Expo Volunteers, Security, And The Shanghai Metro

Because of the coming World Expo in Shanghai, stricter security measures have been implemented in the metro and also as far as the Beijing Railway Station. Expo volunteers suddenly appeared too, apparently to make commuter’s lives easier.

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