2016-10-21T11:02:03ZHow many Chinese characters do you need to know? For basic reading and writing of modern Chinese, you only need a few thousand. Here are the coverage rates of the most frequently used Chinese characters.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChiang Kai-shek was the a Chinese Nationalist party political and military leader during the Chinese Civil War and World War II. After losing the Civil War and fleeing China, he continued to lead the Republic of China from Taiwan, where he served as president.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZOne of the powerful branches of government in China, the Chinese military has a long history. Find out more about the world's largest army here.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearn the proper Chinese business etiquette for hosting and attending a Chinese business meeting.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZColorful lanterns fueled with flickering flames float and bob against the infinite night sky across Asia. From Taiwan and China to Malaysia and Singapore, Asians culminate their New Year’s celebrations with a feast for the senses: a glowing spectacle of lanterns, cacophonous firecrackers, and mouthwatering food.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZThe demonstrations of the May Fourth Movement marked a turning point in China's intellectual development which can still be felt in the present day.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChinese Geography. Just about every physical landscape can be found in China.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZMany of the tools used today, from compasses to kites were invented in China. Learn about Chinese inventions and their origins, how they work, and where to purchase them.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearn the proper Chinese customs for meeting new people.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZIt is becoming more popular for foreigners to be invited into Chinese homes for dinner. Learn the proper etiquette for visiting a Chinese home.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearnt tips to understanding Chinese Traditions and Chinese Culture.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZTake a trip to China's spiciest province, and one of its cultural cores.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearn Chinese dining etiquette tips.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChinese New Year is the most important and, at 15 days, the longest holiday in Chinese culture. Celebrations are held throughout the holiday but get started on Chinese New Year's Eve. Learn how to celebrate Chinese New Year's Eve.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChina's internet is a diverse and unique environment that has some real differences when compared with the English-language web.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZOrigins of the Tiananmen Square protests, root of Tiananmen Square protests
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChina has some of the worst traffic in the world. How does the country cope?
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZMany people know that dogs are eaten in China as food, but that's just one aspect of the canine impact on Chinese culture.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZKnowing whether you’re hot, cold, or neutral (yin or yang) helps determine your fortune plus other things like what your lucky and unlucky years are. While other factors including a person’s general luckiness also play a role in how lucky a person could be in a particular year. Lucky years are determined by the Chinese zodiac, a 12-year cycle with one of 12 animals assigned to each year.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZAll about how China's legislative representatives to the National People's Congress are elected.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZQipao or cheongsam are one-piece Chinese dresses that have been worn since the Manchu ruled China in the 17th century.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZFrom its early days to the present times, learn about Taiwan's history, including its uneasy relationship with China over the past millennium.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearn how to play mahjong. While the origin of mahjong (éº»å°‡, mÃ¡ jiÃ ng), along called mah-jongg in the US, is unknown, the fast-paced four-player game is popular throughout Asia. The game was first sold in the US in the 1920s and has become popular in the last decade. Mahjong is often played as a gambling game; therefore, mahjong was banned after 1949 in China but reintroduced after the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976).
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZDo you want to know how to plan a traditional Chinese wedding? From the engagement to the ceremony, here's what you should know.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZLearn about the Chinese hungry ghost festival and how to celebrate the Hungry Ghost Festival.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZAn introduction to Chinese Socialist Realism Art.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZDating in China can be a bit different from dating in the West.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZChinese New Year is the most important and, at 15 days, the longest holiday in China. Learn how to celebrate Chinese New Year's Day.
2016-10-21T11:02:03ZThe lotus is an important Chinese flower and is rooted in Buddhism.