Yuan Qi, a high-performing high school student in Beijing, studied 12 hours a day to prepare for the gaokao, China's notorious college-entrance exam that can impact the course of a career and even marriage prospects. The stress, difficulty and importance of the test have led to significant problems with bribery and cheating, and many students now opt out of it by applying to top universities abroad.
China brings its version of economic development to the Caucasus with an ambitious real estate project in Georgia’s capital
"We are Chinese, so we build like in China," says Scott Mi, head of the private state-backed firm behind the massive property development known as the Tbilisi Sea New City.
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