Jewish in Shanghai

Jewish in Shanghai

The bonds between Jewish and Chinese people are evolving beyond the history of welcoming refugees, returning to the original economic relationship from the Silk Road era. Although the number of Jewish people in China is surprisingly small, they continue to find China a welcoming and supportive community, thanks to the historic bond and traditional similarities between the two cultures.

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You Must Be This Tall to Work

You Must Be This Tall to Work

The average height and weight of people in Asia is generally smaller than in Europe and North America, or "The West". How does this affect domestic attitudes toward height and weight? Consistent with the very high standard for physical beauty in China, there is a history of physical requirements for jobs, including some white collar work.

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Prepare for Success on the HSK 2 Exam

Prepare for Success on the HSK 2 Exam

HSK 2  is the Chinese proficiency exam for students who have mastered 300 commonly used words (including 150 from HSK 1) and related grammar patterns. The test is made up of two parts: listening comprehension and reading comprehension. It contains a total of 60 questions to be completed in 50 mins. The HSK 2 exam does not test Chinese character knowledge.

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