Fable Story - Yu Gong Moving Away Mountains. The following is a story well-known to almost every Chinese.
Old Man Moves a Mountain. Tatxmg and Wangwu are two mountains with an area of seven hundred li square and rise to a great height of thousands of ren.
They were originally situated south of Jizhou and north of Heyang. North of the mountains lived an old man called Yugong (literally 'foolish old man') who was nearly ninety years old. Since his home faced the two mountains, he was troubled by the fact that they blocked the way of the inhabitants who had to take a roundabout route whenever they went out. He gathered his family together to discuss the matter. Turns Out China IS Lying About Everything. In what may come as a shocking surprise to exactly nobody, the next great discovery as more and more layers of the global ponzi onion are exposed, is that China was, in fact, lying about everything.
Yes, we know, stunning. From the NYT: As the Chinese economy continues to sputter, prominent corporate executives in China and Western economists say there is evidence that local and provincial officials are falsifying economic statistics to disguise the true depth of the troubles. Record-setting mountains of excess coal have accumulated at the country’s biggest storage areas because power plants are burning less coal in the face of tumbling electricity demand. But local and provincial government officials have forced plant managers not to report to Beijing the full extent of the slowdown, power sector executives said. Even that lonely indicator that some, even us, had considered somewhat realistic: electric output, is a mirage. The question is whether the actual slowdown is even worse. Taoism.
The Chinese Communist Party. Introduction The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is the founding and ruling political party of modern China, boasting more than eighty-two million members to date.
In 2012, the CCP underwent a pivotal once-in-a-decade power transition that saw its fifth generation of leaders set the future agenda for the second-largest economy in the world. While the party has maintained a political monopoly since its founding, the effects of China's rapid economic growth have triggered increasing social unrest and political destabilization that challenge the country's rise as a global power. A spate of political scandals has also exposed deep power struggles inside the infamously opaque organization. While the changeover will do little to affect immediate party policy and direction, the implications of the new appointments could shed some light on how China plans to position itself on the world stage. China's President Xi Jinping Named Head Of New Security Body. BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping was formally named head of a new national security body Friday, in a move that further strengthens his status as the most powerful Chinese leader in two decades.
Xi is already leader of the ruling Communist Party and head of dual state and party commissions commanding the armed forces. Last month, he was named head of a reform commission, giving him overall control over the world's second largest economy and sidelining premier and sometimes-rival Li Keqiang. The new position as chairman of the National Security Commission gives Xi ultimate control over the police and sprawling state security apparatus. That authority used to be held by the party's head of domestic security. "Xi has undoubtedly emerged as a strong man, with significantly more power that (predecessors) Hu Jintao and Jiang Zemin," said Willy Lam, a political scientist at the Chinese University of Hong Kong who closely follows the Chinese leadership.
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The Bai people – Yunnan’s second largest nationality. In China’s southwestern Yunnan province, there’s a picturesque city called Dali.
Dali is known for its historical and cultural status, being a capital of ancient kingdoms, but it is also known as the home of the Bai ethnic group. In the past, the group was known as the “Heman,” “Baiman” and “Bairen” people. In the 1950’s, The Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture was founded and the group was officially named as the Bai nationality. Bai means “white” in Chinese, referring to the white clothes that the Bai people like to wear. The Bai worship the color white, and their architecture reflects this.
Positions of Li, David Kwok Po. Ai Weiwei. Press cutting. Dali yunnan. Chinese women like wine (Meli Melo d'infos) In recent weeks, I spent time in Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou.
Chine: des anciens dirigeants réclament la liberté d'expression. Moins d’une semaine après que le dissident chinois Liu Xiaobo a reçu le prix Nobel de la paix, 23 sages du Parti communiste chinois ont envoyé une lettre au gouvernement pour lui demander de lever les restrictions sur la liberté d’expression.
About Google drawings : Editing - Google Docs Help. Sûr de sa puissance, Pékin ignore les jugements de l'étranger - LE MONDE | • Mis à jour le | Par Bruno Philip - Pékin, correspondant Le régime chinois est désormais conscient du poids que la Chine pèse sur l'économie mondiale.
Rien ne semble pouvoir le faire céder quand à sa façon très particulière de faire respecter les droits de l'homme, qui provoque l'indignation internationale. Le 25 décembre, le plus connu des dissidents chinois, Lu Xiaobo, a été condamné à onze ans de prison pour avoir rédigé une charte appelant à une transition démocratique pacifique et publié des textes critiques sur Internet. Si Mao savait... Blog, portraits et récits de Chine. Dans le Nord Est de la Chine, existe une province que peu sans doute parmi vous ont visitée : le Hei Long Jiang (Le fleuve du dragon noir.. = le fleuve Amour chez les Russes).
Chine. Il arrive que des titres de chapitres à eux-seuls vous disent tout un monde.
C'est le cas pour ce livre étonnant, dont l'intitulé de la première partie ouvre même sur deux univers. « Pourquoi tant de croix dans vos musées ? ». Simon Leys.
Simon Leys is a MUST read for anyone who pretend to have an interest in China matters – jubault
Jean François Billeter contre François Jullien - Nankin en douce. Jean-François Billeter contre François Jullien - CHA NO AJI - 茶之. René Etiemble, un sinologue passionné. Dans son numéro du 12 mars, «Culture et Arts», hebdomadaire littéraire sous l'égide de l'Association des écrivains chinois, est publié un article à la mémoire de René Etiemble sinologue passionné disparu le 7 janvier 2002 à l'âge de 92 ans. L'article est dû à la plume de Shen Dali, écrivain et professeur à l'Université des langues étrangères de Beijing. Yu Gong Yi Shan (The Foolish Old Man Who Removed the Mountains) In ancient times, there was an old man in front of whose house were two high mountains, making it very inconvenient for him to come and go.
He gathered his family and started to level the mountains. His neighbor scoffed, "You are foolish. History of China. Ancient Chinese Stories: The Tale of Old Man Yu Gong and The Mou. Welcome back to the ancient Chinese story blog everybody. Confucius. First published Wed Jul 3, 2002; substantive revision Sat Mar 23, 2013 Confucius (551? -479? En exécutant Amal Shaikh, la Chine proclame sa puissance. Les hackers s'attaquent aux mails de la presse étrangère en Chin. L'homme qui lança les boules en Chine : Vivre la Chine > Actuali. Un monde plus proche Raconter le monde. Rendre ses visages proches de nous. Faire vivre les histoires qui nous permettent de le comprendre. C'est le projet d'Hikari. Fondé en 2002 et immédiatement reconnu pour son expertise en Asie, Hikari exerce aujourd'hui sa curiosité à travers le monde. Pour tous les publics. Without Google? It is fine.
By Gao Qihui (chinadaily.com.cn) Updated: 2010-01-22 09:35 Google's bombshell announcement to retreat from China puts the country’s Internet management system in the spotlight. In the west’s eyes, there is no network freedom in China and Chinese netizens are kept silent out of fear, the truth might be another story. The Internet world is characterized by opening and anarchy. To maintaining a healthy and stable Internet environment, China has its obligation to block any Internet contents relating to national security, pornography and violence. Moreover, China is not the only one with the management of Internet. Clearing Up Confusion on Google and China - Digits.