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China > Education

China

How To Find The Right School For Your Child In China

Thursday August 08, 2019 (11:22:15)

As an expat living in China, there is a lot to consider before sending your child to school. Besides the language barrier, other factors include school fees and proficiency to learn. Here is a breakdown of what you need to know about education and schools in China.   more ...

China > Living

China

Moving To China With Children: A Guide For Expats

Monday February 05, 2018 (11:20:18)

International travel is an exciting adventure for business people seeking new challenges: however for children taken along for the ride, it can be a tumultuous experience. Stephen Spriggs of William Clarence Education, who work with families across the globe, will bring you a series of insights on expat life: first up we look at the key considerations for expat families moving to China.   more ...

China > Financial

China

How To Open A Bank Account In China

Friday November 24, 2017 (11:35:30)

China is one of the fastest growing economies in Asia and the world. The Chinese currency is known as the renminbi, and is one of the most competitive currencies in the Forex market. Renminbi (meaning 'money for the people') is the most commonly used term locally, although yuan is another word for money.   more ...

China > Working

China

New Law Could Make Life Difficult For Chinese Expat Entrepreneurs

Wednesday May 03, 2017 (14:10:38)
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The Republic of China has undoubtedly become a global superpower over the last decade or so. This country has come a long way in terms of economic development, having experienced an average GDP growth of 10% or so per year, right up until 2014. The per capita GDP growth has been almost 50-fold from US$ 155 (£ 125; € 145) in 1978 to US $ 7,590 (£ 6,097; € 7,112) in 2014. During this period, more than 800 million people were lifted out of poverty.   more ...

China > Links

China

China - Recommended Social Media Accounts

Friday February 17, 2017 (13:00:36)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at China and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

China > Living

China

Nine Places You Could Move To In China If You Don't Want To Live In Beijing

Monday February 13, 2017 (15:31:03)
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For many thinking of moving to China, the first option that comes to mind is the capital city of Beijing. But there are many advantages to settling down in one of China’s other cities. One of the main advantages of moving to a smaller city in China is the reduced cost of living. Accommodation costs are lower and it is possible to find spacious, well-equipped apartments for a lower cost than in Beijing.   more ...

China > Working

China

Top 5 Successful Business Tips For Expats In China

Friday December 02, 2016 (14:50:38)
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China is becoming more important as a market for employers around the world and it's also growing in popularity for start-ups too.

However, regardless of business size here are some tips on how to succeed in one of the world's biggest markets.

Competition is fierce in business and it can be a challenge finding Chinese consumers but with some preparation and dedication, China offers impressive rewards for those who make the effort.   more ...

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China

Interview With Funky Chicken, Expat Author

Wednesday November 02, 2016 (13:57:39)
Funky Chicken
Funky Chicken, you wrote Why The Chicken Crossed The World, a book of true stories. Tell us a bit about the book and its aims.

Expats living in China are seeing, living, and breathing an amazing opportunity to see the world's largest emerging market, while it is still emerging. How cool is that? My aim is to capture this very special moment in history, and arguably one of the most exciting times in our lifetimes. Also, it is a way to remind ourselves of the special experiences that we foreigners can relate to as "only in China."   more ...

China > Links

China

China - Recommended Blogs

Sunday October 09, 2016 (16:49:17)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at China and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.   more ...

China > Living

China

Why Are So Many Expats Leaving Beijing?

Wednesday October 05, 2016 (15:38:29)
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There are more expats leaving Beijing than arriving, with expats telling media outlets that increasing living costs and stagnating pay packages are among their reasons for going. Official figures reveal that the number of expats in Beijing peaked in 2010 and has begun to fall since then.   more ...



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