Beijing’s recent placement of a huge oil rig in disputed waters has led to protests in Vietnam. What do you think?
“We all enjoy the odd ‘high’ now and again, but when the side-effects include nerve damage, organ failure and painful death, I’d argue that it’s just not worth it”
I’d never even heard of China before my travel agent suggested I paid a visit. Boy, am I glad I did.
Westology is an occasional series in which Chinese experts explain the West. In Part Two, Professor Xifang Shuo, PhD explains the Miracle of the Passion of the Easter
He seems the perfect catch – neither too short, nor too interesting – but does he like you too?
As domestic security chief, I made Chinese people vanish on a regular basis. So I’m puzzled at the fuss over this missing flight.
Dear character in a Cultural Revolution novel, It looks like I won’t be able to get my lung transplant this year. Any suggestions for where I might be able to find an alternative delivery method for oxygen?
Welcome to Westology, a new series in which Chinese experts explains the West. In Part One, we discuss The Twelve Days of Christmas with Professor Xifang Shuo, PhD
Dear Premier Wen: an open letter to the President of China
Apologies To My Readers (HarperCollins, 2013) is the eagerly awaited debut by legendary China expat Rich McConnell. McConnell also paints, plays the zither and even writes. Read an exclusive extract here.