“Are you an old spirit (精神老年人)”: Trending hashtag on Chinese social media

Although having a busy schedule is often perceived as being successful or at least competitive in the workplace, some young people are turning their backs on the hustle culture. On Chinese social media, Douban (豆瓣), there is a group of users who call themselves “old spirits (精神老年人)”, which refers to young people whose lifestyle, daily […]

“315 market regulation in action”: Trending hashtag on Chinese social media

315 market regulation

The hashtag #315 market regulation in action# has been trending on Weibo, a popular Chinese social media platform, during the third week of March. Many brands have faced severe backlash on social media for violating consumer rights. This is in anticipation of the annual “315 Gala” hosted by China Central Television on Consumer Rights Day. […]

A peek into Chinese views of other countries | Daxue Consulting

chinese stereotypes of other countries

Why do Chinese People wear Masks and drink hot Water?   Chinese views of other countries through the questions they ask online Google search engine auto-complete results show that these are the questions asked about China and Chinese people. Though these questions are all-too-familiar with expats in China and those outside of China, many of […]

Who are the most popular world cup players on Chinese platforms?

most popular players in China

Who are the most popular football world cup players in China? Although China didn’t qualify for the 2018 FIFA world cup, Chinese people are still looking forward to see their favorite players on the pitch during this international event. During the 21st edition that takes place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018, […]