Brave New Beijing
From luxury apartments and villas to slick new high-rise office complexes
and self-contained "cities," the future of Beijing's real estate is taking
a new shape.
Le : September 17 - 23, 1999
BEIJING'S BEST DAILY EVENTS GUIDE!
Join Dou Wei and E Band for an outdoor sunset concert or check out
Peking Players rendition of Bertolt Brecht's classic play plus all the
weekly events lined up in an orderly fashion.
The Picks, Art
Scene, Cinema Scene, Exhibition
Stage Scene, Kids
Classifieds: Jobs, jobs, jobs...
Apartments for rent, models wanted and a Black Kuazi Motorcycle for sale. Also see:
Offered, Employment Sought,
Housing Available/Sought, Services,
What's In A Name
Since in China you're not allowed to break from tradition, it is not
uncommon that people from rural areas end up stuck with names like fenkuang
(fertilizer basket), loutou (basket-head), gousheng (dog leftovers) or
zhuwa (pig baby).
Triumphal Arch won't break your budget, and is especially attractive if one
more Chinese meal may cause you to commandeer a tank on its way to Tiananmen Square and allay your angst with a turret gun.
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Peking Prophets, Fashion Assassins, Silent
IN SHORT... from the Chinese press
Not One Less, Higher Education, Faith in the Party, False Charity,
Revolution for Sale, Public Security Online and Magic Flute
Useful English-language Beijing real estate websites are still scarce, but
more are coming on-line every month. Here's a list of reliable sites to get