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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Don't just blame pollution for the flood of fleeing expats

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... pollution for the flood of fleeing expats I think I have read more than enough about why some expatriates have decided to leave the mainland and why now. Articles and blogs are awash with complaints ... challenge facing many multinationals in China, the chamber told the media. Apparently this was enough to prompt many expatriate departures. I agree that environmental issues are important ...

  2. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - DESTINATION SANLITUN

    Destination: Sanlitun, Beijing

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Mark Graham

    ... of the population. Widely travelled locals and expatriate oenophiles are the target audience for renowned nightlife entrepreneur Leon Lee's latest venture, Bar Veloce (Building B, 1949 The Hidden City, ...

  3. Road scholars

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the homes in 2005 after quitting the business world to spend more time at his renovated house at Mutianyu. His tasteful renovation drew admiration from many expatriate friends, who followed his path ... the meals cooked for them, the Schoolhouse operates a restaurant in a converted school building, where an expatriate chef serves Western cuisine- with help from local village women. One tradition ...

  4. High expectations

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sascha Matuszak Beijing and Shanghai are the best cities for expatriates to live in. However, this may indicate that the two have the largest expat populations and better amenities, services and opportunities, instead of where they prefer to live. The 2011 Amazing China survey was conduced by Chinajob.com, under China's State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs ...

  5. Foreigners face stricter visa rules amid review

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by Beijing. It was submitted to the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress yesterday following concerns over the behaviour of some expatriates that has led to a rise ... not heard of any expatriates having difficulties in applying for the documentation needed to work legally. A representative of a head hunting company in Ningbo, Zhejiang said it had just extended ...

  6. Beijing, Shanghai overtake HK on expatriate costs

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... for expatriates. They said the weak US dollar and inflation on the mainland were the reasons. 'The cost of living differential between [mainland cities and Hong Kong] has consistently narrowed since ...

  7. Why fume now at U.S. over air data?

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... bad' air pollution. For many, including expatriates, it was the US embassy's efforts to uncover the truth that shed light on the dirty secrets behind the mainland government's tally ...

  8. Brash Russian cellist puts his foot in it

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Anti-foreigner sentiment was further inflamed yesterday after a video clip showing an expatriate insulting a woman on the Shenyang-Beijing train went viral. The woman had asked the man to take his bare feet off the back of her seat. Monday's fracas ended with a security officer advising the woman to ignore the offence because the man 'is ...

  9. Beijing in drive on illegal foreigners

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with a tourist visa, was drunk. During the crackdown, police will comb Beijing neighbourhoods popular with expatriates checking for violations. The public is also being encouraged to come forward ...

  10. The easy ways out

    Posted Apr 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mark Graham familypost@scmp.com Ask any long-term Beijing expatriate parent where the city's most child-friendly places are and they will give you the same answer- the parks. The widespread misperception that Beijing has precious few green spots means visitors often miss out on these pretty urban gems. Some, such as the Beihai and Ritan parks, date back hundreds of years ...




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