The battle for online supremacy in China has heated up this week with Asia’s largest internet company, Tencent, buying a 15% stake in JD.com, China’s answer to Amazon or BestBuy. Tencent is the fourth largest company in the world, behind […]
Archaeologists recently discovered inscriptions in Shanghai that pre-date the oldest known Chinese language by 1,400 years. The inscriptions were discovered on more than 200 pieces dug out from the Neolithic Liangzhu relic site. “The pieces are among thousands of fragments […]
It’s a good time to be a contemporary artist in China. Rapid changes in society, driven by a thriving economy, have fueled creativity and strong high-end demand. As a result, China is now home to almost half of the world’s 100 top-earning contemporary artists.