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New Roots

UBC Forestry teaches skills to Chinese transfer students in an investment that has benefited BC’s forest industry.



Popular dishes, drinks, and desserts from China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, and more, all in one restaurant.


Seasonably Late: A Guide to Pacific Rim Travel

The Pacific Rim is home to many beautiful countries. Here are some suggestions of where to go and when.

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The Young Companion Pictorial

In the 90 years since its first issue, the Shanghai magazine has been an archive of Chinese culture.

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Access Gallery

A Vancouver art gallery sends new artists across the Pacific on a cargo ship to foster their creativity.

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Film in the Pacific Rim: A Brief History

The nations of the Pacific Rim have a rich history of producing films that are recognized and beloved around the world.

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Preserving Chinatown

An investigation into the ongoing housing crisis of Vancouver’s Chinatown and Downtown East Side, and the groups trying to solve it.

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Asian Cinema on the Rise

Asian films are gaining critical and audience acclaim, overcoming political and commercial challenges.

Mind Your Manners

It can be challenging to keep track of what’s polite in different cultures. Our guide to table manners at a traditional Chinese dinner covers correct etiquette for using chopsticks, pouring tea, and serving others.

I Am Canadiasian

Young Chinese-Canadians feel torn between two worlds.

Script Competition Showcases Canadian Talent

The China Canada Gateway for Film Script Competition offers unique opportunity for Canadians.

Liberal Arts in China

Old versus new methods of education in China.

Miniature Art: Painting From Within

Chinese snuff bottles are hand-crafted and hand-painted miniature works of art.

The New Formula

Is genetic modification a safe way to feed a hungry world?

Mixed Medicines

One centre’s treatment program offers healing and hope to BC’s cancer patients.

Growing Pains

The impact of booming Asian trade on local communities.

Mass Exodus

The battle for B.C.’s Chinese Christian community.

Cheers to Beers

Surprise your taste buds with these refreshing Chinese brews.

Todd Wong

A local visionary creates a new cultural experience.

Puncture Me Pretty

Smoothing out wrinkles with pinpoint precision.

The House of Visual Poetry

Expressing Chinese culture through dance.

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The Great Firewall of China

Cybercops in China are watching every click and download.

Very Superstitious

Unfortunate 4s – superstitions in Chinese culture.

Better City, Better Life?: The 2010 World Expo in Shanghai

For the first time, a developing country gets ready to host the 2010 World Expo.

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