Society Personal Note: Why do ethnic Chinese are leaving South Korea? When you do not feel welcome or comfortable in a foreign country, you return to your own motherland...true anywhere you go in the world. Many Chinese are not comfortable in Japan, the same anywhere in the world! Race and culture and religion are decisive … Continue reading (China-300) April 7, 2019 – Why the Chinese are leaving south Korea
PERSONAL NOTE: Malaysia, like many other advanced countries in the world, are adopting the SECOND HOME PROGRAM...meaning anyone with lots of money can go to any country and will be given a green card or Permanent Residency or immediate citizenship...provided you have the money, lots of money! So it is not surprising many filthy rich … Continue reading (China-299) April 7, 2019 – Why many mainland Chinese are moving to Malaysia?
Personal Note: I got lucky. In my books I had written about communication between our family in Malaysia and those we left behind in China. Growing up I would hear about my aunt's letter from China, always asking for financial help. After I went to China as a visiting professor, I began to understand the … Continue reading (China-298) April 4, 2019 – Many overseas Chinese are trying to find their roots in mainland China or Taiwan
April 1 is a special day for fans of Leslie Cheung. This year, it marks the 16th anniversary of the death of the singer and actor due to depression. "I am who I am, a different colored sparkle. I love myself, just like the blooming rose waiting to flourish even in the desert," Leslie Cheung … Continue reading (China-297) March 31, 2019 – Who was Leslie Cheung of Hong Kong?
PERSONAL NOTE: Lothar is a third year student at Guizhou University studying Broadcasting. His hometown is in Anshun, Guizhou. He and I are working on his spoken and written English...I am in USA and he is in Guizhou Province, China. And this opera is going on in an area close to his home. Enjoy the … Continue reading (China-296) March 30, 2019 – Dixi Opera in Anshun, Guizhou Province, China
Personal Note: Is Co-working something very new in the world or in China? Yes and No. The only thing new is different co-workers can work together within a building or room or empty spaces... outsourcing has been there from the begining when companies would involve others in developing or sharing or selling or packing … Continue reading (China-295) March 29, 2019 – Something new in the business world in China – co-working! A new strategy of working together!
Personal Note: China is way behind in USA in some critical areas in technology, according to this report. 14 % of hi-tech unicorns in China, versus 40 % of unicorns in USA? A lot of catch up to do. Yet if you are in China, which I spend my time every year in mainland … Continue reading (China-294) March 29, 2019 – Is China ready to compete with or take on USA?