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Chinese-Americans Think US View of China is US View of Them

Chinese-Americans Think US View of China is US View of Them

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. A poll was conducted of 354 Chinese Americans who were chosen at random nationwide by from a surname list. They were asked a series of questions about their attitudes toward China and their views on China and US-China Relations. Question 26: Some recent surveys have suggested that some in America hold a negative opinion of…

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Bad News For India

Bad News For India

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. India’s International Finance Corporation’s report, “Doing Business 2007” has bad news for India. When it comes to starting up or shutting down a business India is far far behind…in time and in cost. It takes over 35 days to launch a business in India. The cost in lost time according to www.business-standard.com equals nearly three-fourths…

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Lochness Monster Appears in China Lake….No, Wait! It’s Yao Ming

Lochness Monster Appears in China Lake….No, Wait! It’s Yao Ming

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. It had to be that the loch ness monster first appeared in China. China has the first of everything…and the biggest, oldest, earliest…. Happiness abounded when someone (me) reported that the Chinese have their own loch ness monster, too. But then, upon closer observation it became obvious that it wasn’t the UK’s fictitious creature but…

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What Else Do Politicians Do?

What Else Do Politicians Do?

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. In an earlier post, I wrote about Two Republicans and a Democrat in China trying to put the squeeze on the big dragon. “We are more optimistic than we were when we came here. We have seen that the Chinese government and the Chinese people (all 1.4 billion of them?) actually have a convergence with…

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