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Economy of China’s Northernmost Capital – Harbin

The “Ice City”, Harbin has a troubled past. The nadir of the city’s recent history was the occupation by Japan in the first half of the 20th century. After the opening up of China in 1979, this city in China’s “rust belt” began to lag behind the eastern provinces south of the Yellow River – [...]

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Luoyang Water Banquet

Luoyang Water Banquet (Luoyang Shuixi), also called soup banquet, is not simply a drinking test, but one of the most traditional Chinese cuisines. The history of this local custom can be traced back over a thousand years. Luoyang is a city surrounded by mountains, and the weather here is cold and dry. In ancient time, [...]

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