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South China Sea: India May Accept Oil Blocks Offered by Vietnam


New Delhi: Ahead of the visit of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung to India next week, India on Friday indicated that it is open to accepting Vietnam’s offer, if found commercially viable, of participation in additional oil blocks in the South China Sea, despite Chinese concerns. 238 more words

Day 8-9 ~ Language addicts + First two competition stages

More and more frequently I am finding myself in situations where I am the only English speaker. To the language-obsessed like myself ,this is fairly exhilarating as it is not unusual to be alone a group from Uzbekistan where the only languages being thrown around are Russian and Chinese. 442 more words


Bonsai oase / Bonsai Oasis

Ude på landet ved Changzhou ligger der en lille oase. Outside Changzhou a small bonsai Oasis is found.

Kina er overraskende på mange måder. Shanghaiområdet er fladt, og der ligger konstant en varmedis over landskabet. 318 more words


China - Masters of diplomacy, under-statement, patience and getting what they want.

A stimulating viewpoint from a contemporary thinker I like to read. I have put some of the nuggets in bold.

I envy Chinese diplomacy and its consistency in achieving its core foreign policy objectives. 731 more words

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Qianmen Street

Beijing has many pedestrian streets for shopping and all kinds of interesting eateries and Qianmen Street (前门大街) is one of them.

>> 1/30; f/2.8; ISO12800 << 194 more words


China: B-Day Celebration

For past few years I have not celebrated my B-Day; this time in China I was nicely surprised- my colleagues and friends prepared 2 secret parties for me- one was at local University with Chinese students and other foreign teachers, the second party was with kindergarten colleagues and roommies. 191 more words


Day 6-7~ I spent 100yuan on pens

Due to a lack of acceptable internet speed and a shortage of spare time (seriously, this afternoon has provided the only free time since arrival and I am spending it updating you guys. 775 more words