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Foreigners

Peking University slammed for giving scholarship to non-Chinese-speaking Filipino

Once again, an established Chinese university is in hot water for giving what is perceived as preferential treatment to foreign…

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I was mayor of a remote Chinese town in southeast Guizhou

“You can’t be mayor in China…” (A feel-good China story.)   At the Chinese embassy in Bangkok, nobody wanted to…

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Shenyang college accused of unfairly making Chinese students clean for foreigners

A college in Shenyang, Liaoning Province is the latest institution accused of showing favoritism to foreigners, after some Chinese students…

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Bargaining in Beijing

A video of a shopkeeper’s bargaining with an American at a counterfeit market in Beijing went viral on the…

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‘Maximum of 10 foreigners’: A ‘Two Sessions’ security measure

This picture, taken on March 10, is of a posting in front of Lush, a popular student hangout in Beijing’s…

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Did you REALLY just ask me ‘Are Chinese girls easy?’

Editor’s note: A story we published last week on how Chinese internet users interpret the ugly stereotype of the Asian “easy…

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Are Chinese girls ‘easy’? And other thoughts on cross-cultural dating

Victor Zheng is a Chinese “self-media” (自媒体 zì méitǐ) personality, now living in the U.S., who has published in both…

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Dozens of foreigners tell the Global Times how safe they feel in China

The Shanghai branch of the Global Times’ English edition released a video today that invites about 20 expatriate residents of Shanghai…

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