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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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German industrialists attack Chinese
Two of Germany’s most prominent industrialists have attacked the business and investment climate in China during a meeting with Wen Jiabao, the Chinese premier. The criticism from the businessmen, the chief executives of Siemens and BASF, came against a backdrop of rising discontent among... Click here to read the full story!
Terracotta Army not Emperor Qin's?
The buildup of the famous terracotta army could have been ordered by a different ruler than Emperor Qin. The chinese historian CHEN JINQYUAN, finds it possible that it was not the founder of the legendary Qin dynasty - emperor Qin Shuhuangdi - who ordered the construction of the warriors. The... Click here to read the full story!
Mao's Revenge
If you're North American you have heard the stories of Montezuma's revenge. Horrible stories of visiting Central and South America and getting a stomach bug that side-lines you from travel for days at a time while you pray to any God who will listen to make your body stop exorcising the... Click here to read the full story!
Eating out for "Nianyefan"
Nianyefan is the Chinese term for the dinner on the eve of Chinese New Year (CNY). Marking the end of the year and the coming of the new lunar year, it is regarded as the most important reunion meal for Chinese families and is traditionally cooked at home as a big event, with delicacies usually... 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!
Green Spring Festival
China’s Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year, is the most important festival for the Chinese population. It begins on the first day of the first Chinese lunar month (which usually falls between January and February of the Calendar of the Occident). Traditionally, the Spring Festival is marked... Click here to read the full story!
Oh no, that's different.
I am not sure how many of you have been following this anti-Japanese fever running through China at the moment (Senkaku Islands etc.), though I admit it's nothing new. This week I am discussing or attempting too, with my students some of the cultural differences between their world and... Click here to read the full story!
Nightlife Popularity Charts
Xi'an is a city with a long past and in the process of finding a new direction between the old way of life and the brightness of the modern world but the most striking contrast between the two is the nightlife in Xi'an. The places people can dance, sing and drink are often right next door... Click here to read the full story!
ND and Xi'an: Yo!
Well, this note is a real time less one and easy to recycle. Fast and painless. ND is now a few months alive for public viewers. We have got A LOT of feedback so far and an absolute incredible growth of visitors and page hits. Thank you to all readers, users, contributors, writers, partners,... Click here to read the full story!
Beim TCM Arzt
Im ersten Stockwerk eines riesigen Hochhauses, vorbei an den Briefkästen und am Treppenhaus befindet sich die Praxis meines Arztes für traditionelle chinesische Medizin. Das kleine Zimmer, welches mehr an ein einfaches Wohnzimmer erinnert, ist bestückt mit einem Arbeitstisch an dem der Arzt... Click here to read the full story!
Cam Marsland
Cam Marsland, or what clubbers know him as - Elemance. He is an Australian, now local expat who has discovered his path into the local nightclub scene.  In his some 10 years experience of mixing, he has played at a range of events, from big room club nights such as Gatecrasher or Godskitchen,... 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!
Textile City Art District
Much like Beijing 798 and Shanghai 1933, Xi'an has an art district called Textile town. The district is not an actual town but derives its name from the many textile factories built there since the 1950s. Xi’an Textile City Arts District is situated at Textile City in east Xi’an, which... 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!
Kempinski Xi'an
Founded in Germany 111 years ago, Kempinski Hotels has long reflected the finest traditions of European hospitality. Today, as ever, Kempinski is synonymous with distinctive luxury. Located in many of the world's most well known cities and resorts, the Kempinski collection includes hotels in the... Click here to read the full story!
Café 21
Indulge yourself in the Café 21 Western Restaurant, in western cuisine at Café 21 in Xian where you can enjoy the finest specialty steaks and international dishes from our menu; or choose to try our international Daily buffet. Our Buffet includes hotpot, grills, and steaks along with... Click here to read the full story!
Wo yao yige sándwich!
Cerca del edificio donde ahora trabajo, ha abierto recientemente una Blenz café. Buen café en Xi'an, no hay en cada esquina. Así que no espere mucho para ir durante la pausa del almuerzo. El menu me gusto mucho. Diferentes clases de café, también de té y jugos frescos. Tambien platos de... Click here to read the full story!
Outliers
Outliers, is the latest thought provoking book from Malcolm Gladwell.  I don’t typically review books that I read that are not specifically about business in Asia here.  And this book has, as it’s thesis, nothing to do with China.  But there are a couple of really... Click here to read the full story!
Dunhuang: City of Sands
The dry-mouth, red-eye 5am wake-up, the manic shower, the sudden realisation that you haven’t packed any underwear - and then out the door before you really resolve the pressing matter of how many pairs of shoes to take. One long cab ride, a characteristically stressful check in, and a mad... Click here to read the full story!
The personal price we pay
I originally wrote this as a list of warning for those who are maybe a bit over excited about coming to work in China. I didn’t mean it as a bash, but just a list of things that are real. After I finished, I thought that it might be a tad derogatory, so I ingested a large amount of chocolate... Click here to read the full story!
Xi'an Models: Zhang Qian Ru
Zhang Qian Ru is a charismatic model and university student studying tourism and logistics. As a model she is based in Xi'an, but she recently did a photo shoot in Henan which was followed by commercial photo sessions for several local agencies in Xi'an. Besides modelling, which she... Click here to read the full story!

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To all readers, subscribers, friends: Welcome to Xi'ans most sophisticated, multilingual digital magazine. We are excited to offer you from today on, 15. June 2009, a new and superior kind of publication in Xi'an and a refreshing new concept. Of course, as with any technology-related... Click here to read the full story!

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