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If you’re staying in China during Spring Festival

For Greater China   Official Dates Spring Festival begins with the Chinese New Year and ends the night of the Lantern Festival. According to the lunar calendar, Chinese New YearThe official public holiday is Feb. 7th – Feb. 13th. Lantern Festival is observed on Feb. 22nd. There is no official day off, but it is […]
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2016 Spring Festival Safety

For Greater China   Transportation officials estimate that China’s 1.3 billion people will take an average of three trips each by rail, air, and road over the 40 day period that marks the holiday, for a record total of 2.91 billion trips (link in Chinese). That’s 110 million more trips than last year. During this period, incidents […]
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#Ep20: Edward Sun, the Biggest Deal in China

By China Foundations 20151202 Share Fellow ABC (American-born Chinese) Edward Sun started his Made in China story not knowing his Chinese ABCs. He was drawn to the region to learn the language and get in touch with his roots, and 2 years in China magically turned into almost 20. This is a story all too […]
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#Ep19: 2 Kuos, 2 Podcasts, 1 Mission, Lots of Hair

By China Foundations 20151126 Share Happy American Thanksgiving. When I sat down with one of my Made in China heroes Kaiser Kuo at Mesh Bar in the Opposite House, we talked about the important themes as usual, but I finished the interview feeling Kaiser’s strong appreciation and gratitude. He’s living the dream and grateful for […]
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#Ep18: James Scott’s Sharks Are Comfy with Uncomfortable

(Morning Training Session in front of a graffiti wall in Verona, Italy. ) By China Foundations 20151123 Share James Scott, Strength Coach for the CBA’s Shanghai Sharks, does what others don’t want to do. He cleaned a gym for free for 2 years even with a college degree and a cush corporate job just for the […]
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#Ep15: CBA’s off-court MVP: Cyril White Pt. 1

By China Foundations 20151111 Share In 1999, Nanjing became the second home to Cyril White. Before Cyril was a player/tour advisor, he started as a pioneer in the Chinese Basketball Association and has spent 2/3 of his adult life in China. He’s been a college and professional baller, coach, started a successful shoe brand and […]
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#Ep13: Allen Yang is “The Wolf” of China fixers Copy

By China Foundations 20151027 Share Before Allen Yang started eFire-Asia, a fire safety technology company, and Beijing Yi Fang Yan Liang Consulting, he worked in the countryside during the Cultural Revolution and was the only one of five members of his family to attend university. He worked his way up through state-owned enterprises in aerospace, […]
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