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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