Speaking the same language

2011-05-06 17:18:50

Sometimes when living in China, an intriguing scenario pops up when I am forced to speak Chinese to another non-native speaker.

Chinese market drives me crazy

2011-05-05 10:58:24

With Chinese market moving head on and forcing fierce competition internationally, many eyebrows are raised and voices of concern put forth.

A few details to work out before NYU arrives

2011-05-04 14:00:16

A roadblock to Americans studying in China has been the perception that Chinese university education is dry- rote learning.

How to understand Bin Laden

2011-05-03 14:49:12

What makes Bin Laden so disturbing is not just that he is a ruthless killer but that we lack conceptual frameworks to understand people like him.

Signboard-demolishing movement

2011-04-30 10:27:13

Shenzhen is an "experimental field" for China’s opening-up. But the local authorities now seem determined to erase all these fond memories。

Marketing of a Royal Wedding

2011-04-29 10:08:19

I can't help looking at it as an economic opportunity for marketing and branding a city and a country.

Mysterious charm of monarchy

2011-04-27 17:16:21

Prince William and Kate Middleton are to marry. How will this royal wedding impact Britain? So far no consensus has been reached.

A birthday wish for Tsinghua

2011-04-26 13:23:15

Chinese President Hu Jintao urged Tsinghua to enhance "innovation and research capabilities" and encouraged students to develop "innovative minds".

Polls show more satisfied people in China

2011-04-25 13:56:09

International opinion polls consistently show that the population of China is more satisfied with the direction of their country than people in the US.

Deficit fears a non-issue

2011-04-22 10:36:55

China registered a trade deficit of $1.02 billion in the first quarter of this year, the first in six years, because of a slowdown in exports amid shrinking global demand.

Tenuous hope for a eurozone recovery

2011-04-22 10:36:55

As the European Union's debt crisis again explodes with new fears that Greece will not be able to withstand its massive debt, everyone is asking: Will the EU survive?

Tapping into micro blogs is the new Marketing 101

2011-04-22 09:49:43

As micro-blogging becomes increasingly popular in China, more companies are taking advantage of the service to broaden their business network and build their brand.