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Our extensive section on Chinese festivals
gives the dates and backgrounds on over 30 of them. Gives details on the origin and observance as well as a handy diary for when they will next fall. Essential when planning a trip to China.
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Our diary page changes each day to bring you an interesting piece of information about China. The page also lists important events that happened on this day throughout Chinese history.
The leadership of the People's Republic
since 1949 has been one of stability with an emphasis of continuity and steady progress. This was not the case in the early years. With China such a major power it is important to understand the background to the handful of people who have led China in a new direction.