To enhance online security, using a VPN (Virtual Private Network) is recommended. You can get the VPN software free from UH: http://www.uh.edu/infotech/services/accounts/vpn/windows/. There’s a Mac version too.
A little history is useful to understand modern China. In this brief article, the accomplishments of the Qing (read: Ching) dynasty are noted and the relationship to modern China is identified.
An Evernote link will open, as usual.
I’ve never used this Google app, but I thought you might like to add it to your mobile phone and see how it works when we’re in China. It may mean the difference between taking a taxi back to your hotel or walking! Android or IOS, but the Android version has an extra feature.
or here: https://www.evernote.com/l/AELlDXX6CXtBjKyas-aeZC4wPUTi4A31H0M
Western sanctions against Russia impede its ability to finance energy infrastructure projects, among other things. Where to turn? China.
At this link [opens in Evernote]
From the Wall Street Journal