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Back to Basics: VAT in China

For today’s business post we are giving you an exclusive insight into the basics of dealing with VAT in China.  Understanding VAT can be a tricky business even in your own country, so you can imagine trying to grasp one of the most complex VAT systems in the world causes even the most experienced entrepreneur to cower at […]

Travel Chinese: Phrases (Part II)

If you, your family or your friends are going to China this summer, make sure to remember these essential Chinese phrases to ensure that stress-free, enjoyable holiday you’ve been waiting for! Phone, check. Wallet, check. Passport, check. Travel Phrases pt1, check. Previously we gave you an insight into a few basic phrases….(if you need a […]

Travel Chinese: Phrases (Part I)

If you, your family or your friends are going to China this summer, make sure to remember these (19) ‘survival’ Chinese phrases to ensure that stress-free, enjoyable holiday you’ve been waiting for! Phone, check. Wallet, check. Passport, check. Everybody knows that this has become the pre-boarding ritual for whenever we jet off to our long-awaited […]

Eight Great Cuisines of China

TGIW! To celebrate the middle of the week, today’s post will be the first of our Chinese customs and cuisine series. We will be dishing out a healthy serving of interesting facts on the Eight Great Cuisines of China, also known as the Eight Culinary Traditions.   What are the Eight Great Cuisines of China? […]