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Xi'an Models: Guo Jia

Xi'an Models: Guo Jia

Xi'an continues as a breeding ground for potential supermodels. The latest example is our new discovery and head-turner Guo Jia, who will be craning necks when she appears on local fashion magazines this year. We are proud of having her onboard.

This university student has been thrust onto the fashion stage in the past couple of months and is really making an impact, becoming a new favorite ND Model! Since winning a model contest in Hangzhou last year, 1,78m Guo Jia will ...
China's Incredible Find

China's Incredible Find

The terracotta army was discovered by accident in 1974 at Xian , in China, when local farmers digging a well broke into a pit containing 6000 li...
Tedious Taxi Trouble

Tedious Taxi Trouble

Cab driver got the full whack of my jetlagged frustration as I arrived into the capital this morning. A female cab driver, I might add - alw...
Cross-cultural communication

Cross-cultural communication

Some time ago, I read an interesting linguistic article called Inscrutability Revisited by Linda Wai Ling Young ("Language and Social I...
It's Teatime!

It's Teatime!

I want to talk about three things, in my very first article for New Dynasty. Learning chinese, my perceptions of concepts of personal space ...
 

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Scotiabank expands in Xi'an
Scotiabank today announced that it has completed the acquisition of a further 13.2% stake in Xi'an City Commercial Bank ('XACB'), a leading city commercial bank in Western China, increasing Scotiabank's holding to 14.8%. In addition, Scotiabank has entered into definitive agreements that upon... Click here to read the full story!
11 Tigers Starve to Death in Zoo
Eleven rare Siberian tigers have starved to death at a zoo in northeast China over the past three months, state-run media reported Friday. The 11 tigers kept at the Shenyang Forest Wild Animal Zoo, located in Liaoning Province's capital Shenyang, all died due to malnutrition, Shenyang Wild Animal... Click here to read the full story!
Pretty Bubbles in the Air
My wife came to me at the end of Spring Festival this year and exclaimed, “I think we should buy another house.” We talked it over for a bit and I agreed to go shop around and see what was out there. I was against the idea, for reasons I will get into later, but went along anyway... Click here to read the full story!
Chinese Superstitions
Many Chinese sank into absurdity, rushing to wed before the coming of the Rooster Year (2005), a "widow's year" made by an ancient superstition arising from a calendar quirk. Because of the vagaries of the Chinese lunar calendar, that Rooster Year did not contain the traditional Start... Click here to read the full story!
Crap, just crap.
CCTV 9 is hands down the biggest pile of crap on TV, anywhere. China Central Television boasts like 15 different channels, rather originally named CCTV 1, CCTV 2, CCTV 3 and so on, until you get to 12. After this, other handles are used, probably because everyone forgot what they were before, plus... Click here to read the full story!
DJ Elemance
Cam Marsland (Dj Elemance), began his electronic music journey back in the mid 90s when he started making music with computer software Rebirth. December 2001, saw Elemance storm into the DJ scene in Brisbane, playing to a packed room at Summer Advent*jah Festival supporting superstar dj Sasha.... Click here to read the full story!
Starbucks in Xi'an
It appears that I’ve located the most wretched hive of scum and villainy in Xi’an, and it’s a place you’d least expect. Starbucks. These past two nights I’ve gone to the downtown Starbucks near the Drum Tower section of Xi’an. It’s been a great place for... Click here to read the full story!
Top 75 books for learning Chinese
Mandarin Chinese isn't a very complex language, in real life, if you have Chinese-speaking friends then you can practise with them or there are a numerous online Mandarin schools exist for helping improve your Chinese. But the most important is that you need to be practiced daily with your... Click here to read the full story!
Well, well...
Well, well...first of all FACEBOOK is blocked and not directly accessible in CN since today around 7 p.m. TWITTER is not accessible as well since a couple of days. YOUTUBE is not accessible since a couple of weeks. And not to mention other popular platforms. That means that all of our ND readers,... Click here to read the full story!
Stammtisch alemán en Xi'an
Stammtisch es una palabra alemana para una costumbre muy alemana. Pues en Alemania la gente no suele ser tan espontanea como en otros lugares. En el almanaque se marcan las citas para encontrar amigos, para hacer deporte para descansar, para viajar etc. Un Stammtisch es una reunion planeada de... Click here to read the full story!
Xi'ans Air Quality Index (AQI)
An air quality index (AQI) is a number used by government agencies to communicate to the public how polluted the air is currently or how polluted it is forecast to become. As the AQI increases, an increasingly large percentage of the population is likely to experience increasingly severe adverse... Click here to read the full story!
Golden Dynasty
Explore the exciting experience in Chinese cuisine at the Golden Dynasty Chinese Restaurant, with specialty foods originating from Beijing known as the Tan Jia Cai style of food. Take pleasure in dining exquisite Chinese cuisine in an elegant atmosphere, or in one of the private rooms for an... Click here to read the full story!
Hyatt Regency
Hyatt Regency Xian Hotel in China is ideally located within the ancient walls of historic Xian city centre. The hotel is close to the Xian Provincial Government Offices, Xian's central business district and the major entertainment, shopping and nightlife areas, making them easily accessible on foot... Click here to read the full story!
吸烟者怕
一个初中的厕所里,很难找到一个不吸烟的,偶尔找到一个,发现经常被欺负 一个高中的教室里,都上课10分钟了,烟雾还没有散去 你不吸烟就好象 大家都听周杰伦,你听秦腔 迎来的是嘲笑一声:噫--- 就好象... Click here to read the full story!
Hadi Abbas
Hadi is a Colombian of arabian heritage. He works in the hotel business and is the F & B Manager of an international Hotel in Xi'an. He is very excited of working in China and to collect a lot of valuable experience for his life and career. Hadi lives in Xi'an since quite a time now -... Click here to read the full story!
GeMing: A Park & More...
The GeMing Park in Xi'an has more to offer than big green trees and cultural performances: "Look there!" Klaus said excited. "Three people on that little motorbike!" We only laughed... that is nothing, we have seen four or five people on one! "Have you seen? They carry... Click here to read the full story!
Das »Witwenjahr« 2010
Gedrängt von abergläubischen Eltern beeilen sich Scharen von chinesischen jungen Paaren, noch vor dem 14. Februar zu heiraten. Das ist der Beginn des Jahres 2010 nach dem Mondkalender. Der chinesische Mondkalender gliedert ein Jahr in 24 Perioden à 15 Tagen (sogenannte... Click here to read the full story!
Nankino
Dum mi ekloĝis en Nankino, miaj usonaj gefamilianoj ne tute komprenis, kial mi volus translokiĝi al ĉi tie. Plejparte por usonanoj estas la problemo je la medio kaj tuta ekonomia sistemo ĉi tie. Ilia nekomprenado estis eĉ pli grava ol nun, ĉar la tempo kiam mi translokiĝis estis antaŭ... Click here to read the full story!
Qufu - Confucius Says...
Qufu, home to Confucius and his next 75 generations. A town of 2500 years of history and UNESCO listed, on paper this place is impressive. Qufu is where it all began for Kong Qiu (孔丘) or as westerners know him, Confucius. He was born and buried here. His teachings, the Analects of Confucius,... Click here to read the full story!
The Chinese
This is a fantastic book. Honestly, I only have two minor issues with Jasper’s Becker’s book, The Chinese. First, it is ten years old and I really want an update. If you think that ten years could not be nearly long enough to date a book on populations within a country than you haven... Click here to read the full story!
Who do you like to work with?
Probably who you identify most easily with. A year or so ago my then 5 year-old told me, in all seriousness, “Dad I’m like Kobe, not white like you.”  Suppressing laughter I responded, “Actually, you’re more like Yaoming than Kobe.”  But he was... Click here to read the full story!
Special: Miranda Ko
Ko was born in Hong Kong to parents of Chinese descents. Her early years spent in the trendy yet conservative region imposed significant influence on her personal style, work ethics and morals. She attended Mills High School in Millbrae, CA and graduated with top honors in 2009. She is currently... Click here to read the full story!

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