40-year of reform and opening up brings increased well-being

Over the past 40 years of reform and opening up, the world has witnessed China's vast economic growth and development. One person who provides testament to this is Tang Chunhong, a senior and restaurant owner in Zhejiang province. Health problems mean Tang has difficulty in walking, but he has never been defeated by his weaknesses. Instead, his determination has enabled him to overcome many challenges assisted by the country's policy.

40-year of reform and opening up brings increased well-being

Over the past 40 years of reform and opening up, the world has witnessed China's vast economic growth and development and along with it, an immense improvement in Chinese people's living standards and welfare. 

Jili Silk used for imperial robes in Qing Dynasty returns to the public

Jili Silk is a world-famous fabric, with more than a thousand years of history.

Interview: more Chinese go for in-depth travel in New Zealand

Over the past couple of years, Chinese tourists are increasingly seeing New Zealand as an ideal holiday destination.

Special tea leaf cake leaves dessert lovers wanting more

China has a long history of tea culture, which dates from Shennong, one of the Three Sovereigns in Chinese mythology, who was credited with being the first to discover the medical function of tea.

Culture

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Special tea leaf cake leaves dessert lovers wanting more
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Explore early Chinese cinema in Shanghai Film Museum

Life

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40-year of reform and opening up brings increased well-being
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Jili Silk used for imperial robes in Qing Dynasty returns to the public

Expat’s Guide

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Maritime industry strengthens Qingdao's int'l status

My China Story

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Ink & Quill

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"Stranger in My Heart" tells a World War II survivor story
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City Guides

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