Fuzhou

Photo: Gary Todd, Approach Fuzhou is the capital and one of the largest cities in Fujian province, China. In 2020 the city hosts the 44th session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee. 44th Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee Natural World Fuzhou lies on the north bank of the estuary of Fujian’s largest river, the Min …

China Links

China Flag Links related to China presented in somewhat random fashion: Time Current time in Beijing China Standard Time Headlines https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/12/07/a-preview-of-your-chinese-future Iconic buildings: China’s Hanging Monastery Working with an Environmental NGO in China – Transitions Abroad China’s biodiversity declines as human demands grow China Living Planet Report – WWF (PDF) Why China’s Economy is OK—but …

China

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Pudong, Shanghai China has the longest combined land border in the world, measuring 22,117 km (13,743 mi) from the mouth of the Yalu River to the Gulf of Tonkin. China extends across much of East Asia, bordering Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar (Burma) in Southeast Asia; India, Bhutan, Nepal, Afghanistan, and Pakistan in …

Hong Kong Links

Hong Kong Flag Links related to Hong Kong presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Hong Kong’s Protest Movement and the Fight for the City’s Soul – New Yorker https://www.politico.com/news/2019/11/24/hong-kong-elections-china-disaffection-073456 https://www.dezeen.com/2017/07/21/video-wending-fanrong-hong-kong-drone-movie-footage-mariana-bisti-high-rise-buildings Closing time How Hong Kong’s hawkers face a struggle to survive – South China Morning Post Elsewhere on the Web Global Institute for Tomorrow – …

Hong Kong

Photo: Ron Reiring, Hong Kong Hong Kong is a special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China located on China’s south coast and enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea. Headlines https://qz.com/1645298/photos-what-hong-kongs-protesters-want-now/ hong-kong-drone-movie-footage-mariana-bisti-high-rise-buildings Rugby Sevens hksevens.com Wikipedia Hong Kong Planeta.com Hong Kong Links China Cities

Tiananmen 1989

China Flag Remembering the 1989 protests in China Headlines Tiananmen Square 30th anniversary: How China erased iconic ‘tank man’ image for young people https://www.newyorker.com/news/daily-comment/memories-of-tiananmen-square Videos Wikipedia 1989_Tiananmen_Square_protests Tiananmen_Square Planeta.com China China Links

CCTV

Logo CCTV.com is constantly updated with top news from China and around the world. Offering news reports, live and on-demand video content and searchable archives, CCTV.com is available in Mandarin, English, and Chinese ethnic minority languages. Key Links english.cctv.com YouTube @cctv Headlines Inside China’s audacious global propaganda campaign – Guardian Wikipedia CGTN (TV channel) CGTN …

Quanzhou

Photo: Tommy Wong, Sculpture Quanzhou was China’s major port for foreign traders, who knew it as Zayton,during the 11th through 14th centuries. The nomination of the Historic Monuments and Sites of Ancient Quanzhou (Zayton) as a World Heritage site was discussed at this week’s World Heritage Committee meeting, #42WHC and referred back to the state …

Macau

Photo Macau, along with Hong Kong, is one of the two special administrative regions of the People’s Republic of China. It lies on the western side of the Pearl River Delta, bordering Guangdong province to the north and facing the South China Sea to the east and south. Macau is the only place in China where casino gambling is …