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Mingbai is a daily, one-minute introduction to China, from TV shows and emperors to popular candy and figures of speech. You can sign up at www.getmingbai.com.

Mingbai: Money, money, money, China style

人民币 (rénmínbì), “the people’s currency,” shortened RMB, measured in yuan (元), is the money used in China. This week,…

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Mingbai: Know your sports stars: The most famous female athletes in China

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: Chinese poetry of the cup

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: China’s famous foreigners

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: Lu Xun, ‘father of modern Chinese literature,’ the doctor of souls

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: Know your Chinese emperors

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: Some businessmen are more fun than others

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: What is your Chinese zodiac animal, and how did it do in the race?

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: Traditional Chinese medicine lives on at Tong Ren Tang — and in soft drinks

Mingbai (明白,…

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Mingbai: What type are you? Chinese stereotypes

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a…

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Mingbai: The four legendary beauties of ancient China

Mingbai (明白,…

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Mingbai: What do Chinese kids watch on TV?

Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), written by Christian Føhrby and Deng Jie, is a daily newsletter that drops knowledge on things “everyone…

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Introducing: Mingbai, common Chinese knowledge for the non-Chinese

Editor’s note: We’re excited to be partnering with Mingbai (明白, meaning “understand”), a recently founded daily newsletter that provides…

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