Bitcoin - a distributed, peer-to-peer digital currency - was born in a paper published by Satoshi Nakamoto, which is assumed to be a pseudonym, in November 2008.
A new term - "tuhao" - has been coined to describe a growing section of China's population that have accumulated material wealth but remain poor in terms of taste and education.
Chinese Dama
Middle-class matrons do not make big money, but to a large extent they control the nation's spending. Now, they are even influencing global financial markets.
Chinese Dream
It means nation's rejuvenation and has a strong appeal as it reflects the wishes of all Chinese people for a better future.
Empty Plate Campaign
Chinese netizens have launched an online campaign against waste on dining tables, calling for people to order less and take uneaten food home after banquets and take action to curb waste.
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Looking ahead into 2014

Year-end Special on China's Social Issues

Year-end Special on Global Economy

Year-end Special on China's Diplomacy

Today: People We Remember in 2013

CHINATALKS: Interview with Former French PM

C4: What Does the Panda Say?

Reel China: Man of Taichi - Keanu Reeves Special

Reel China: Epic

10th Anniversary of Iraq War

Former Australian PM Bob Hawke Talks on Sino-Australia Relations

Sanya's Rose Valley

China's Over-achieving One Child Policy
Major Events in 2014
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