FEATURE STORY: Time to Get Real
Some believe that WTO membership will be more hype than help, but
others see it as the answer to Beijing's real estate problems.
ZHAO LE: March 3 - 9, 2000
BEIJING'S BEST DAILY EVENTS GUIDE!
Picks! Picks! Art Scene, Cinema Scene, Exhibition Scene,
Stage Scene, Kids Scene, Sports Scene
ZHAO LE: IN CHINESE!
SCENE CLASSIFIEDS: Jobs,
Employment Offered, Employment Sought, For Sale/Wanted,
Housing Available/Sought, Services, Personals, Announcements
COMRADE LANGUAGE: SHANGHAI'D!
Mastered Mandarin, try Shanghai's dialect.
CULTURE SCENE: From Lhasa to Fifth Avenue: A Tale of
a Tibetan Rug-Maker
The Tibetan carpet industry badly needs a boost. Tibetan-American
businessman Kesang Tashi believes he is the man to do it.
BITES: Southeast Asian Sojourn
Can't decide what you're craving? Yi Lu House is infused with the
aromas of Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and yes, even China.
IN SHORT ... From the Chinese Press
Entrance Exam "Insurance," Poisoned Porridge, One-Child Policy?,
Mother Kills Deformed Newborn, Yellowriver.com
FYI: Go Fly a Kite!
Sunny days and blustery winds mark the beginning of spring--the
perfect weather for flying a kite. Popular spots in Beijing include
Tiananmen Square and highway flyovers.