20 Famous People Born in the Year of the Rat

Quick-witted, alert, resourceful, thrifty and – according to some – narrow-minded, Rats make great accountants, directors, editors, artists and entrepreneurs.

by Matthew Bossons, January 22, 2020

5 Chinese Online Games to Get Hyped for in 2020

We highlight five games that we think will prove to be smash hits online in 2020.

by Bryan Grogan, January 22, 2020

Your Day-by-Day Guide to the Spring Festival Calendar

Do you know the meaning of each day during Chinese New Year?

by Urban Family, January 22, 2020

2020 Spring Festival Gala Livestream: How to Watch Online in China

Before the Year of the Rat begins, China will celebrate the end of the year with the 37th Spring Festival Gala, referred to as Chunwan.

by That's, January 22, 2020

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About the Year of the Rat

The Cat and the Rat were once best friends before trickery pushed one into a river.

by That's, January 22, 2020

20 Coronavirus Memes So You Can Laugh in the Face of Death

They say laughter is the best medicine...

by Ned Kelly, January 22, 2020

12 Incredible Holiday Getaways from Shenzhen

Looking to escape the mayhem of the city this upcoming holiday? Then these nearby holiday getaways are for you!

by That's PRD, January 22, 2020

Wuhan Residents Advised Not to Leave City as Coronavirus Claims 4th Victim

The team noted that the outbreak is in its early stages.

by Ryan Gandolfo, January 21, 2020

China Plans to Phase Out Single-Use Plastics by 2025

China is not messing around when it comes to reducing its plastic pollution problem.

by Ryan Gandolfo, January 21, 2020

Explainer: Why is Chinese New Year Called 'Spring Festival'?

Why doesn't everyone call it that, and why is there no Winter Festival or Summer Festival?

by Ryan Kilpatrick, January 21, 2020

Chinese Urban Dictionary: Zhuxin

Sometimes, when you make an offhand comment or are just thinking out loud, a certain type of person assumes that you mean things you don’t, or goes hunting for the ‘hidden motives.’

by Mia Li, January 21, 2020

Your Ultimate Guide to Avoiding the New Coronavirus in China

We took to the good ol’ World Wide Web to see what precautions experts are recommending to avoid catching the disease.

by Matthew Bossons, January 21, 2020

A Beginner's Travel Guide to Vietnam (If You Are Short on Time)

The Land of the Ascending Dragons ticks all the travel boxes.

by Cristina Ng, January 20, 2020

9 Things to Expect During Spring Festival in China

Staying in China for CNY? Here's what to expect.

by Catherine Lee, January 20, 2020

New Coronavirus Spreads to Over 130 in China, Death Toll Rises

The latest notice by the Wuhan Health Commission says that among the patients, 66 are male and 70 are female, ranging from 25 to 89 years old.

by Ryan Gandolfo, January 20, 2020

Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year 2020 in Shenzhen

Buffets, flower fairs and more. Time to treat yourself.

by That's Shenzhen, January 20, 2020

Tired of Tsingtao? Here’s 4 Global Beers to Try Right Now

Harbin a bad day? Here are four refreshing beers to cheer you up!

by That's, January 20, 2020

Explainer: Why Chinese People Give Red Envelopes

Why Chinese people give red envelopes, especially during Spring Festival.

by Catherine Lee, January 20, 2020

Useful Mandarin Phrases for Spring Festival and the Year of the Rat

Handy phrases to help you survive Chinese New Year.

by Urban Family, January 20, 2020

Coronavirus Cases Spread to Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen

Two cases have been reported in Beijing and Shenzhen, and one in Shanghai.

by Rakini Bergundy, January 20, 2020

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