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  1. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... with an interest in Chinese history and culture to study in the country. Education becomes a means of learning much more than the subject matter of textbooks when one studies in another land. When ...

  2. To learn the language, live the culture

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... work. I've seen many people learn Chinese, and those who achieve fluency are willing and able to accept and live the culture. Why did you decide to open a school to teach Mandarin? I worked ... drink spirits and eat grilled lamb skewers. They may have become wealthy and drive BMWs, but this is probably still what they enjoy doing the most. ...

  3. Corporate culture changes to match the times

    Posted Aug 07th 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... forcing it to modernise. The best local governments can do is not to interfere. A bad example is Jianlibao (a maker of soft drinks) in the city of Sanshui, Guangdong province that used ... agree on decisions is through a non-democratic culture that listens to authority. Then the whole company carries out those decisions. Liu: Corruption is inevitable during the process of company ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The dazzling comeback of China's sent-down youth of yesterday

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by NORA SAUSMIKAT

    ... Nora Sausmikat Nora Sausmikat says with the ascent of a new Chinese leadership comprising many who were 'sent down' during the Cultural Revolution, there's a feeling ... to learn from peasants during the Cultural Revolution- would be left out of the leadership succession. Today, the most powerful people in China belong to this generation, including President Xi ...

  5. Hong Kong courts disaster with culture of opposition

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... With the anti-national education campaign on a rampage and half of the new government busy defending the curriculum, any objective observer will easily come to the conclusion that launching national education in Hong Kong schools is a fool's errand. ...

  6. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, May 1, 2013

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am

    ... and not a cause for alarm, the Nanning Evening News reports. Bama Lifelong said the discolouration was the result of algae in the water being exposed to sunlight, but it was still safe to drink. Consumers ... - to project Western luxury. Developers will be encouraged, if not required, to give projects names to reflect local traditions or cultural heritage.   NINGXIA Fears over chemical plant The Yinchuan ...

  7. Culture industry displays 3,000 projects at fair

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sally Wang sally.wang@scmp.com The mainland has introduced more than 3,000 cultural projects during the four-day International Cultural Industries Fair that ends today in Shenzhen, in an effort to draw investment and financing from home and abroad. The projects, outlined in an investment handbook issued by the Ministry of Culture at the annual expo on Friday, cover 12 fields, ...

  8. Movies can help bridge culture gap

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Understanding and respecting culture is a central pillar of building strong relations between nations. Movies and music are the easiest way for one society to get to know about another. But the Chinese Communist Party has long viewed such imports from the West, especially from the United States, as cultural imperialism and severely restricted their availability. Rethinking the policy ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China needs incentives for environmental health and safety

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Henry Miller

    ... Henry Miller Henry Miller says China can beef up its health and environmental policies as the West did A safety culture rests on the right incentives China's environmental authorities barely averted the contamination of drinking water for nearly three million people early this year, after a mining company dumped cadmium- a toxic heavy metal used in batteries and paint- ...

  10. Collision courses

    Posted Jul 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the drinking becomes. 'In China, you never drink alone, you always propose a toast to people, it is a 'ganbei' [cheers!] culture,' says Singaporean Damien Shee, who attends scores ... and drink baijiu (grain liquor) with a beatific smile, not a curled-lip grimace. Moments in history have turned on foreign politicians' successful navigation of formal banquets. China may have ...




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