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Why you should move to East Asia.

If you found yourself on this post, you must already have some interest in moving to East Asia. But maybe you just need that little extra push. 380 more words

Berlin: Netflix Picks Up China's Boonie Bears' Animation

Netflix has acquired rights to two-year-old Chinese animated film “Boonie Bears: The Big Top Secret.”
The deal was struck with Los Angeles-based Viva Pictures, which represented the rights on behalf of Chinese producer Fantawild. 116 more words


Jiangsu Province

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It’s time for the very first blog posts in the administrative-divisions series I’m going to work on! Today’s province is 江苏 (Jiāngsū) , home to the former capital of China, 南京 (Nánjīng) and the amazing town of 苏州 (Sūzhōu). 863 more words


Blackface skit in China's Lunar New Year gala prompts racism accusations

A skit on China’s widely-watched Lunar New Year gala on state television featuring a Chinese actress made up to appear African has provoked accusations of… 472 more words


The Curse of Huo Yao

The Emperor Dezong of Tang had Zhu Ci and his assistants dragged before his throne. First though, he had ordered them beaten and all but a small sample of huo yao and one fire lance utterly destroyed. 808 more words

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Closest major city
Chengdu is the biggest city not on the East Coast of China, where all the major economic hubs (Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Taipei, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Dongguan are located for example). 1,683 more words

Tibet's Most Sacred Temple Burns

In Lhasa, capital of Tibet, the Jokhang temple caught fire earlier today. The absolute extent of the damage is unknown, and it is said some relics were safely retrieved. 119 more words