PERSONAL NOTE: I GREW UP IN MALAYSIA...then, the Chinese did not grow durians. Most of the durians during my childhood were grown by the Malays, the indigenous people in Malaysia. The durian, or the King of Fruits, did not seem a good investment by many Chinese at the time. It was something we might eat … Continue reading (International-177) November 27, 2018 – Chinese in China are very hungry for Durians from Malaysia!
PERSONAL NOTE: I DECIDED to share my book especially with my friends and students in mainland China, because the book is not available in mainland China. So enjoy each chapter and share it with your friends. Steve, usa, november 27 firstname.lastname@example.org blog - https://getting2knowyou-china.com - 24 - Chapter 7 During my first … Continue reading (THIS IS CHINA-8) November 27, 2018 – Chapter 7 from THIS IS CHINA
Personal Note: I return to China every year because I love China...I spent 7 years there as a visiting professor. Earlier this year, I was in China from March to June...and this was the first time I was truly embarrassed because almost all shoppers would use their phone to pay...and I was the only … Continue reading (China-197) November 27, 2018 – Cashless society…even the elderly are doing it in China!
PERSONAL NOTE: What is most encouraging about China is that China is not doing the talking...it is people like Edward Tse, top leaders in the industrial world, who is telling the world how much they can learn from the unstoppable research, progress and development in China today, especially in AI sector. I believe China has … Continue reading (China-196) November 26, 2018 – China is very much leading the world in AI research and development…where will it lead to?
PERSONAL NOTE: I WROTE A PIECE FOR China Daily, to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of China's Reform and Opening Up...and each day I continue to learn many factors from different professional people, like Kerry Brown, a British professor writing WHY 1978 IS VITAL TO THE REST OF THE WORLD...Chairman Mao died in 1976 and that … Continue reading (China-195) November 26, 2018 -The year 1978 is a critical year for China to embark on a new adventure to encourage all citizens to work hard and make money…to better their lives!
Home / World / World in photos The world in photos: Nov 19-25 chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2018-11-26 Here we present some of the most striking images taken from around the world over the past week. PERSONAL NOTE: When I was younger I loved photography and spent lots of money buying the traditional rolls of Kodak films (colored … Continue reading (International-176) November 26, 2018 – Photos from across the world
PERSONAL NOTE: I was exposed to horror stories in mainland China during my 7 years there as a visiting professor: stories of young people taking revenge on their parents because they tried to take away the computer and internet and digital games from them, killing or poisoning them!; stories of youth died in facilities … Continue reading (International-175) November 26, 2018 – A rehab center in Holland for kids addicted to all things high-tech games!