Who is the Largest Cigarette Manufacturer in the World?
The world's largest producer of cigarettes is a company owned by the Chinese government.
How Many Facebook Users Are in China?
Facebook has 95 million users in China despite being blocked.
What is Unmarried Female Called?
In China, women who remain unmarried in their late 20s and beyond are called 'Sheng nu' which means 'leftover women.'
When Was China Grand Canal Built?
Canals are a Chinese invention – the Grand Canal of China is 1,103 miles long and was started in 486 BC.
The Myopia Boom
90% of Chinese teenagers and young adults suffer from myopia (short-sightedness).
China Gets a New Billionaire Every 5 Days
China's economic growth has been skyrocketing over the recent years.
1975 Banqiao Dam Failure
In China, 171,000 people perished in 1975 due to the collapse of the Banqiao Dam, an event hidden from the world until 2005.
Is China Leading the World in Renewable Energy?
China invests more each year in renewable power than any other country on earth.
China Censors Winnie the Pooh on Social Media
The Chinese name for Winnie the Pooh was blocked on Chinese social media sites because people have been comparing the bear to China's President.
Chinese Tourists Now Biggest Source of Travel Spending
The Chinese are the single biggest source of global tourism income.
Chinese Government Controls the Central Heating
The Chinese Government controls the central heating for every home in Beijing.
How Many Cancer Villages Are There in China?
There are about 459 'cancer villages' in China, small communities near polluting factories where cancer rates have soared far above the national average.
Where Did Rock Paper Scissors Originate From?
Rock Paper Scissors was invented in China, but popularized in Japan, where it's called 'Janken.'
The Ugly Wife is a Treasure at Home
There is a common Chinese idiom that states, 'The ugly wife is a treasure at home.'
How Big Do Giant Salamanders Get?
The Chinese Giant Salamander can grow to be 6 feet (1.8 m) long, making it the largest amphibian in the world.
What is China’s Most Populated Province?
According to the Seventh National Population Census conducted in 2020, approximately 126 million people lived in Guangdong province in China in 2020.