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Probing deep roots of globalization issues 0

Probing deep roots of globalization issues

Broached Commissions cofounder and creative director Lou Weis says the Melbourne-based studio’s design works draw from Australian history and are influenced by how the country has retained traditional culture during globalization.

China UnionPay International partners with Australia Post 0

China UnionPay International partners with Australia Post

Australia Post and China UnionPay International, the world’s largest card organisation, have today announced the next phase of their partnership with Australia Post to issue Australia’s first UnionPay multi-currency travel card by the end of the year.

Is studying abroad worthwhile? 0

Is studying abroad worthwhile?

The population of Chinese students enrolling in Australian universities keeps growing each year, many had questioned whether it is worthwhile to receive education away from home. China Daily blogger Min Zhu shares her own experience.

MONA announces Chinese artist Yin Xiuzhen’s Washing River project to feature at winter festival Dark Mofo 2014 0

MONA announces Chinese artist Yin Xiuzhen’s Washing River project to feature at winter festival Dark Mofo 2014

MONA(Museum of Old and New Art) is pleased to present internationally acclaimed Chinese artist Yin Xiuzhen’s iconic installation work,Washing River,as a feature of the 2014 Dark Mofo festival program.

Where will the Chinese economy land? 0

Where will the Chinese economy land?

In mid-April, China’s National Bureau of Statistics reported real GDP growth during the first quarter at 7.4 per cent, marginally below the official target of 7.5 per cent for 2014. Writes Yiping Huang from Peking University.

China’s Priorities: Education, Healthcare, Tourism 0

China’s Priorities: Education, Healthcare, Tourism

China’s 12th Five Year Plan (2011 – 2015) made some bold statements about the importance of education, healthcare and tourism to transform their services sector and improve the quality of life for the middle and upper classes. Writes David Thomas from Think Global.

ABC and Shanghai Media Group sign international agreement 0

ABC and Shanghai Media Group sign international agreement

The ABC and China’s Shanghai Media Group (SMG) have signed an extensive media agreement in Sydney on June 4, expanding cooperation into drama and children’s programming, increasing co-operation in the sharing of news and paving the way for the ABC to establish a commercial base in Shanghai and open an online portal in China.

AustCham Westpac ACBA:2014 Winners announced 0

AustCham Westpac ACBA:2014 Winners announced

Winners have been announced at the AustCham Westpac Australia China Business Awards 2014.The winners of this year’s 2014 AustCham Westpac Australia China Business Awards have been announced at a gala event dinner in Shanghai.