Posts Tagged ‘Mainland China’

The Jiaozi Revolution – Is It Coming?

A Jiaozi Revolution It was hoped by some that a relatively non-violent revolution on the order of Egypt and Tunisia might have happened in China this past month.  Unfortunately, the Jasmine Revolution failed to materialized due, in large part, to a well organized crackdown by Beijing.  However, the failure of the so-called Jasmine Revolution may […]


Formosa – Taiwan

Formosa – The Beautiful Island Now Known As Taiwan Originally named Formosa, or beautiful island, by the Portuguese, the island of Taiwan is a popular travel destination for business travelers, tourists and students of Mandarin Chinese.  Taiwan is remarkable for everything from its booming industry to its ancient culture. Although Taiwan is less than 14,000 […]