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What are China’s Development Plans for the Next 30 Years?

What are China’s Development Plans for the Next 30 Years?

China is continually growing, developing and setting goals for itself. With 2017 now behind us, we take a look at some of China’s development plans over the next 30 years in the fields of society, the economy, technology and the environment.   China, as the world’s second largest economy, is preparing to shape a new global era. The year just gone was an extrdely important one for the Asian nation. Xi reached Mao-like status with the adoption ... Read More>>
China Cracks Down After Firms List Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Tibet as Countries

China Cracks Down After Firms List Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Tibet as Countries

The Chinese website of Marriott International has been shut down and an dployee sacked after two incidences of the hotel chain “disrespecting China’s sovereignty”.  Photo: Wikimedia The outcry began last week when Marriott customers noticed that a Chineselanguage survey sent out by the hotel listed Tibet, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau as independent countries.The Chinese government considers self-ruling Taiw... Read More>>
The Reality of Raising Kids in China.

The Reality of Raising Kids in China.

I always knew that parenthood would be a challenge, though I assumed that I’d be doing it in my home country instead of China. In many ways it's what I imagined parenting to be like but raising Chinese-Australians here does present some interesting challenges: Everyday Life The boys’ childhood has been anything but traditional by Chinese standards – actually it’s bordering on rebellious. The... Read More>>