Monthly Archives: January 2012

Stories of 1972 Nixon Visit to China (Part 1)

It has been almost 40 years after America former President Nixon’s first visit to China on February 21, 1972, which lead the relation between the United States and the People’s Republic of China to an important state. Since the 40th … Continue reading

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World Wide Dragon Stamps

  As usual, China Post Office published the dragon stamp for the following dragon year of China. Thanks to the chief artist who refused to follow the crowd, this year, the Chinese zodiac animal figure in the stamp is not … Continue reading

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Dragon and Dragon Year of China

Dragon & Dragon & Dragon year 23 Jan 2012 to 9 Feb 2013 is the next dragon year of China. The ancient Chinese created a 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac which is represented by 12 different animals. They are rat, … Continue reading

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