Tuesday, February 13, 2007

China Week in The Times

It is China Week in The Times.

Included in the topics are:

Learn Mandarin Chinese
Whether you want a quick refresher before a trip or you are a complete beginner, this course teaches you how to talk with confidence;

What Chinese means to all of us
The Editor of The Times explains why the Chinese language is becoming ever more important;

First emperor rules again as his terracotta army storms London
A Chinese Army will march into London this autumn and the British Museum has planned the coup. In September, as part of a groundbreaking programme of cultural exchanges with China, it will billet a company of the terracotta warriors of Xian. This will be the largest gathering of these worldrenowned treasures to travel outside China.