Monthly Archives: November 2010

>Chinese Cultural know-how

>Over the next few blogs I will be sharing 5 areas of information on Chinese Cultural know-how.Here is the first – GREETINGS:• It is important to be reserved and courteous when greeting in China. • If you are applauded as … Continue reading

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>Chinese Cross-Culture?

>I recently found this quote and thought that it summed up some of the complexities of why it is sometimes difficult for ‘foreigners’ to understand the Chinese….Chinese historian Professor Yi Zhongtian is quoted as having said: The Chinese people are … Continue reading

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>Working abroad in China

>China is currently in the press due to the current visit of the British Prime Minister and the events surrounding his visit. Some interesting cultural difference is being highlighted as part of the visit. We are wondering what cultural training David Cameron … Continue reading

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