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by Charles Qin Shark Fin House at 131 Little Bourke Street in Melbourne’s Chinatown,...

As the Year of the Metal (techno) Rat is upon us, a couple of...

  • by Charles Qin Shark Fin House at 131 Little Bourke Street in Melbourne’s Chinatown, a popular restaurant for over three decades, is one of Melbourne’s iconic Yum Cha destinations.  Since the outbreak of the Coronavirus, its business has plummeted and patronage has fallen by 80%.  Mr Gabriel Chan, the owner, laid off more than 50 […]

  • Ratbags——鼠年大吉

    January 21st, 2020
    Ratbags——鼠年大吉

    Welcome to the Year of the Rat! The Rat will start to play on 25 January 2020 and will be quiet again when the Ox charges on 12 February 2021. As the first animal in the Chinese zodiac, the rat may not be well regarded in the West, but in Chinese culture it symbolises good […]

  • As the Year of the Metal (techno) Rat is upon us, a couple of significant changes are looming in China’s technology space. “It’s not far-fetched to say that 2020 will be the year that digital currencies make their mark on the world.” writes Scott Babbage, Strategy Hubb, with a focus on China. In the west, […]

  • By Kate Ritchie The relationship between translator and writer is an interesting one that was explored at a Monash University inspired event: Showcasing Australian Literature in China through Translation. It was fascinating to hear from well-known Australian writers published in Chinese translation and how they work with translators, as well as their experiences in China. […]

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