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  1. 9 points
    This a a quick reference for new members to this forum and even forums in general. Many on this forum started right where you are, and have over time built up and become part of the "family", so to say. If you are familiar to forums, great. If not here is the most basic of things you need to know. Straight off the bat, the term newbie, will be your tag for a while, this does not mean anything bad. It is simply a reference to the fact that you are new to the forum. "A person new to a game, concept, or forum. Not to be confused with n00b, a stupid person. Newbies are just new." - Urban Dictionary. You have come to this forum, either to meet other/new people, or to simply ask a question. Both are fine, but please pay attention to the guides when asking questions. The chances that you will get a solid answer, covering the question/s you have asked will depend on a couple of factors: Use the search function within the forum, to possibly find the same or similar question you have. This way, it makes it easier for the next person to find the answer to their question. If you do not find the question/answer you are looking for, you can create a new topic under Hangzhou Questions & Answers. When posting, keep it as simple and as clear as possible. This makes it easier for our multi-national, multi-lingual community to assist you. (We know and understand that not everyone on this forum is a native English speaker.) Please use common sense. "Dumb" questions will have our unique trolls and keyboard warriors on you quicker than you think. This goes for repeated questions as well. Manners cost you nothing. We are a community of different races, cultures and beliefs. Try and ask or say something in the same way you would to someone on the street, without the possibility of being punched in the teeth. If you do create a topic, do not simply "hit and run". Meaning, do not post your question, get your answer and disappear. Give credit where credit is due. On the bottom right of the answer you have received, there is a green arrow pointing up, simple click on that, and say thanks to the user for the information. I hope that this gives a better idea of how to co-exist a little easier, and make the adjustment to China smoother.
  2. 9 points
    Hi everyone! Here is the thing:This is Eric comes from Fuyang,Hangzhou. I have been running a foreign-trading company over one and a half years. Luckily,my company runs really good,and lately i decide to re-decorate my website,to decorate the website, beautiful pics will be needed. I need 2-3 foreign friends for help,location is in my office in Fuyang, i want you guys to pretend to be my colleagues(at present,i don't have any plan to recruit foreign employees). work details: just to sit in my office and pretend that you do work in my office,after taking some pics,i will pay each one of you guys 200RMB :), or i'll treat you guys food and drinks in KTV. Anyone feels interested,pls call me:18258822050,or add me on wechat:825951574
  3. 9 points
    Hi Greyeyes0409, Is that a coworking space or private offices ? Thanks, GProulx
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    Hello i'm a Chinese doing international job i need a friend who can translate spainish for me i can pay or also do you a favor if you need please send me private message thanks
  6. 8 points
    Language Tester and Terminologist (Contractor) Responsibilities · Work with the product designer and developer to verify technical concepts and define English terms for Alibaba Cloud products and features. · Manage Term-Base content and coordinate multilingual terminology projects. · Maintain quality standards for English authoring and translation. · Design, verify, and review English UI strings of Alibaba Cloud products. · Test product UIs to identify language issues. · Edit English content for ad hoc projects and tasks, with small workloads but high visibility and challenging deadlines. · Maintain the English Style Guide and design checking rules for scanning tools. · Deliver English style and authoring training to team members. Qualifications · Native English speaker. · Experience in technical writing is a plus. · Engineering or sciences majors preferred. · The ability to acquire new technology concepts. · IT knowledge. · Attention to detail. If you're interested in this position, [please send me private message for my contact information] Cheers! Jingyue
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    Hello everyone. I am new to the forum. What's going on here? Anyone is still into gaming? I finally got a good system and now is trying it out. Any suggestions on good games? I'm a little old for this world, used to hang at http://automatenspielex.com/casino-spiele/beste and that was it. Now I'm ready to expand my horizons
  8. 8 points
    DOH!! Yippee. I can sleep better at night now, knowing this riveting info.
  9. 8 points
    Hi I'm Enrico, a graphic designer based in italy. My objective is to find a job in hangzhou as graphic designer. Can you help me? [please send me private message for my contact information]
  10. 7 points
    Hello! I am looking t export hair extensions to South Africa, very lucrative business - anyone have any leads of places making pure Remy hair extensions that I could meet with to discuss product, quantity and price? Also, if you are interested in joining this venture with me, personal message me to get in touch Thanks :)
  11. 7 points
    As I'm sure many of you have experienced, finding good competent sales and marketing is very difficult. And the concept of 'initiative' is a complete unknown. I've had a 'professional' marketing person say they don't know how to contact a university to organise a seminar there... And the number of people who don't bother following up on leads is ridiculous!!! So, has anyone actually managed to find that incredibly rare breed of person who can actually do what they say they can? I'm in need of good people... not just people who say they're good
  12. 7 points
    We can deliver Financial service/instruments(BG/SBLC/MTN/DLC/LC) at affordable price to our customers in other to derive maximum utility. We understand that finding the right company to provide financial instrument is not easy. We are certified financial company that delivers banking instrument for lease which we adhere to our terms and condition. Over 96% of our clients are satisfied with our work whether it is business or financial service. Once transaction is in progress, we ensure we keep you posted on the progress of your paper. We also get you connected to the provider for personalized service. Instead of stressing yourself out looking for financial instrument or company why not let professional like us deliver financial instrument to you within the time frame required by you. For further details contact us with the below information.... Contact : Mr. SIVAJOTHI GNANATHEEVAM Email: leasingmandate@gmail.com Skype ID: leasingmandate
  13. 7 points
    I'm looking for a native spanish speaker as my teacher. Times: 5-10 h/ week ( from Monday to Friday ) for about 4 weeks. Location: Hu Bin ( near metro station Long Xiang Qiao), Hangzhou Fee:100 RMB/hour Know some basic in spanish, want to improve listening and speaking Jian
  14. 6 points
    Hello everybody, AB Lingo Translation company on sale. It has constant customers and company has good reputation. We have Russian English French Chinese and Turkish translators. We sell website 10000RMB. Company's website domain and hosting serviced paid till end of 2018. Countless emails you can create (test@ablingo.com) We will provide all details information for a buyer. Interested persons can contact me or PM me. Best regards, Ruslan
  15. 6 points
    Do you have a business idea or do you want to join an already existing founders team?
  16. 6 points
    Hi, our IT support team is working on it. Yes, our website doesn't mentioned a fee, because each Chinese city has different fee according to the cost.
  17. 6 points
    Hi Lisa, we are currently using service office in Hangzhou, it's a shared office with different separate office rooms, with shared space as coffee minibar, meeting room, and reception desk. let me know if you need more info. Daniel
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    In China, recently, there is a popular saying among net friends that the friendship of the boat turn over quickly when one of them do not give a hand that the other one needs. But Great Tao is here to help you whenever you need, so the friendship of boat between us is very firm and will never turn over. With our Great Tao Credit Purchasing, you are no longer need to worry about the money, because we will first settle with factories, giving you a credit term to pay back later and freeing up cash flow. So come to join us! We can be friends forever!
  20. 5 points
    Two person power and intelligence are better than one, I am looking for a business partner who want to expanded business areas in here as we can together cooperate business .we are bound by common interests and will act together to share resource and ensure our business benefits .if you 1.have a project or further investment 2.have good ideas and strategies in business 3.Can be a sources or suppliers in FMCG (food, beverages, cosmetics)areas 4.will created new life in China My family background will support for us if we start business as they have some channel and platform to be retail sales spots among several east cities.if we are a team which may use various platforms to develop our business.I 'm honest,open-minded,optimistic person and honored to invite you to be my business partner together created a great future. Please contact me if you are interest in those ,Thanks a lot . [please send me private message for my contact information]
  21. 5 points
    Heya can you add me to that group again
  22. 5 points
    Hello, Does anyone have experience with a Shared Office in Hangzhou or Xiaoshan? Would appreciate any information. Thanks.
  23. 5 points
    Dear Sir/Madam, We offer Financial Bank Instruments such as Bank Guarantees (BG), Standby Letter of Credit (SBLC), Documentary Letter of Credit (DLC), Letter of Credit (LC), Performance Bonds (PB), Medium Term Notes (MTN), which are specifically for Lease & Purchase but not direct funding. Our Bank Instrument can be engage into PPP Trading, Outright Discount, Signature Project(s) such as Aviation, Agriculture, Petroleum, Telecommunication, Construction of Dams, Bridges, Real Estate and all kind of projects. It can also serve as collateral with any bank in the world to secure loan for your project or to activate credit line to finance your business as well as any project that need financing. You can also use our bank instrument to purchase goods and service from any manufacturer irrespective of their location. We Will Be Glad To Share Our Working Procedures With You Upon Request To Help Us Proceed Towards Closing Deals Effectively. Intermediaries/Consultants/Brokers Are Welcome To Bring Their Clients And Are 100% Protected And Open To Their Commission. In Complete Confidence, We Will Work Together For The Benefits Of All Parties Involved. Kindly Contact for genuine inquiries and i can provide you with the needed information. Roberto Montoya
  24. 5 points
    Depends on what you need. I was working with getcasinobonus.net in different spheres and have some experience
  25. 5 points
    Keep in mind this list is not my personel experience but from my research 1 - WeChat 2 - AliPay 3 - Pleco 4 - Baidu Maps 5 - MetroMan 6 - Waygo 7 - Tantan 8 - ChineseSkill 9 - Ctrip 10 - A good VPN
  26. 5 points
    The part-time job has been done. Thanks everybody!
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    Hi! Did you end up finding coworking space? I am looking to briefly interview people who work in coworking environments. Many thanks for your help!
  29. 5 points
    Hi My name is Rachel and I'm from the UK currently living and working in Hangzhou. I am working in several areas including marketing of foreign goods and sales material which may be used to target the western market. I have worked with several Chinese firms to rebrand their currant image and update it. Along with redesigning and developing marketing material and attending trade shows as a reprisentive of the company. If this is something you are interested in and would like to know more, please message me for an online portfolio of my latest works. Thank you, Rachel
  30. 5 points
    I know a very good Spanish teacher, he is native, but I think he is organizing a smalll group of 2-3 people. and need learners with some basic English, since his Chinese is not good. if you are interested, let me know.
  31. 5 points
    Credibility marks a typical villa builder in Calicut and they have completed maximum number of villas in Calicut. Fantastic designs, personalized customer services, high quality construction and on time project delivery are the cherished features of villa builders in Calicut. Each and every villa builder in Calicut is committed to provide elegant residential spaces with a difference. Team at villa builders in Calicut consist of well experienced managers, architects, engineers and designers. Calicut has been making significant contributions to the real estate sector of south India. Villas in Calicut are so popular among Calicut population who always embraced innovative things. They are the most favoured residential options among professionals and Non Resident Indians. Leading housing companies in Calicut come up with villas, duplexes, and luxury apartments. Adjoining areas of Calicut city too witness increased real estate activity and rental rates of Calicut villas are increasing steadily. It is possible for an average person to buy villa in Calicut and it is the most talked about benefit of Calicut villa. Different land areas available in Calicut as independent land are suitable for building a villa. Calicut has shown tremendous improvement in the real estate sector and good urban infrastructure of Calicut woes investors. A typical Calicut villa is equipped with health clubs, halls, and rain water harvesting system. 2 and 3BHK Villas in Calicut are beautiful as well as aesthetically designed according to latest design patterns. Most of the Calicut villas conform to the principles of Vastu and the upscale residences in the city are equipped with state of the art features.
  32. 5 points
    Hi there, The website works but when I try to apply for it I've got a beautiful Error 404 page. And nothing about the price? I guess it's not free...
  33. 5 points
    It might be worth adding... before posting the question (or ju7st answering any) to make a post in the "New Members" section first. I'd like to add to that - don't just say "Hi, I'm new here...". something a bit more informative about yourself would be nice! This is especially true if you're going to be looking for advice - so where in HZ you'll be staying is MOST IMPORTANT!!!
  34. 5 points
    I´m interested too, let´s see if someone has an answer.. So far,I know that there is a group in meetup about startups...
  35. 5 points
    good, I have signed up for this conference.
  36. 5 points
    Could you provide the location, cost and whether that includes internet access and what kind of internet access.
  37. 5 points
    The 15th China International Consumer Goods Fair (CICGF) will be held from June 9 to 12, 2016 in Ningbo. Great Tao Group is sincerely inviting you and your company representatives to attend this conference. We expect to provide the best platform for the international trade between you and your suppliers. We will provide free airport pickup and transportation, free meals and accommodation during the fair. Our online yoopay registration system, as a special treatment, has been open to our clients. Click the following link to register: https://lnkd.in/fEvB2uY. So, Join Us Right Now!
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    We love us some boobies. The guy was a jerk but I think it is quite funny how the netizens are talking about deportation. I lost count how many times I saw drunken Chinese dudes asking the same thing.
  40. 4 points
    For us, we found that Servcorp was too expensive. We found a small business that rents an apartment in a semi commercial building was our answer. We pay half of the 3,000rmb monthly rent. It has 2 bedrooms that have been turned into offices and then a large siting room with table and chairs and a couch and armchairs as shared areas for meetings etc. There is a kitchen and a bathroom also. This is enough to give us what we need. The internet is paid by the other business as they are there 7 days per week and are happy to share. So we have an address, somewhere to have meetings etc yet we don't need o be there al of the time.
  41. 4 points
    Hello all. I am Mengan, new to this forum but have been living in Hangzhou for 3 years. I am Chinese Australian. I am an occupational therapist. I look forward to meeting more international friends here and share what I know about Hangzhou. I love this city and feel happy to live here, except the hot weather!
  42. 4 points
    1. A good VPN (till they all gone) 2. Wechat (chat and payment if u like) 3. Alipay.
  43. 4 points
    Hi everyone. I know, this is mostly an English language forum, so why would anyone want help with IELTS? But, anyway... I am a former IELTS examiner, and I now do research on IELTS in China, focussing mostly on how IELTS is taught (and, thus, its affects on scores). One piece of data is - since 2003, the scores for Reading and Listening have increased steadily (from both around 5.4 to now at 5.9/6.1) However, during that same period, the Speaking and Writing tests have remained the same at about 5.2/5.3). In 2005, two researchers from Cardiff University looked at almost 250 Chinese IELTS test papers... and found what we all know.... most of it is just copy & paste and cliche, cliche, cliche... with little signs of REAL English language ability. And, the copy and paste comes from the IELTS textbooks on the market, and the teachers. Research has also shown that something as simple as knowing how IELTS speaking and writing is scored is lacking amongst paid 'professional' IELTS teachers! (30% of teachers didn't even know that the marking criteria are NOT scored in half bands!) Secrets of IELTS is dedicated to helping students achieve higher scores - to getting students who have the ability to score at higher than 6.5 in Reading and Listening, but still have problems scoring above 5.5 in Speaking or Writing! And, what's more, I teach you what's most important to getting you that score in only 10 hours!!! You can pay a 'famous' school to tutor you for... months and months and months. (to just copy copy copy from the same books everyone else is using) Or - you can get your score increase NOW! PM me for details!
  44. 4 points
    It seems too expensive for just 20 sqm.
  45. 4 points
    My name is Tulina , we're looking for an Sales managers. Europe and the United States Key Client Manager 1、负责 欧美业务的开发、跟进、维护; 1, Responsible for the European and American business development, follow-up and maintenance; 2、负责欧美市场的产品宣传、推广和销售,完成公司下达的销售任务指标; Responsible for the European and American markets of product promotion and sales, to complete the company issued sales targets; 3、挖掘客户需求,及时与相关负责人沟通,并制定相关产品开发建议; Mining customer needs, timely communication with the relevant person in charge, and formulate relevant product development proposals; 任职要求: Job requirements: 1、欧美外籍人士. European or American expatriates. 2、英文流利,中文能简单沟通即可; Fluent in English or German . Know some Chinese 3、从事过销售工作或者做过英语老师。有一些零售店及网络推广经验。 Engaged in the sales work or English teacher.Have some experience in retail stores and online marketing. ------------------------- thanks. Tu,lina
  46. 4 points
    "What makes a relationship a serious one?" Easy - time! Firstly, understand that relationships all over the world have issues and problems due to culture. You obviously do, but don't yet get just what those differences are when it comes to 'western' men. And, that's partly because you've already created this box called 'western', into which all non-Asian or African men (people) fall into... instead of realising that Americans are different to Spaniards, who are different to Venzualans who are are different to Australians... Secondly, although this will be a generalisation, I think it fits you at least... many Chinese girls have this idea that every boyfriend (if they're hetero) will be their last boyfriend, and that's the guy they will marry. Many of us who come from other cultures do not think like this. and that's where the time comes in. A Chinese girl might start thinking a relationship is 'serious' (meaning, leading to marriage) in a MUCH shorter time period than the non-Chinese guy... and, if she starts getting like this (aka 'clingy') then the guy is quite likely going to walk away. And, what could have been a long-term serious relationship has just ended early because of this presumption. In general, most non-Chinese don't start even considering marriage until the couple has been a 'real' couple for at least 6 months (and, that's still a very short time). Many won't even consider the 'M' word for at least 2 years (of living together...which is usually about a year after dating/bf/gf). And, don't forget the other huge issue when getting involved with a Chinese girl - she doesn't come alone (most of the time). A guy never marries just the girl - he's got her family to contend with as well. And this is a HUGE deal breaker to many guys! (granted, it's a deal-breaker for Chinese as well, as I'm sure we've all heard tales of the mother (usually) who tells their child that the person they're dating isn't good enough and that they need to break up with them...If I was with a girl like that, I'd break up with her!!! ). Also, another basic generalisation... many Chinese girls (and also girls/women in many other countries) see sex as something directly connected to emotions and intimacy... which leads to significance. Many guys don't. Sex is something that is (hopefully) a good feeling, but doesn't actually mean anything other than just a good time. So, if you have a girl who thinks having sex means being in a serious relationship, and the guy doesn't, then you'll have problems. You mention guys who are here for only a short time... then the logical question is - why date them if you're after something longer term. Either you're willing to end the relationship when it's time for him to go... or your hoping he changes his mind for you. Obviously, such things do work out, and some couples will try to make it work (and even get married, and even are happy afterwards). But, statistically, it's not likely to happen. And... if you actually are after something long term, is it really a smart idea to hope it will go that way? Even bigger question - are you willing to deal with the emotional consequences if it doesn't? Perhaps one last consideration. I think non-Chinese guys here are after 'the one' to marry. They'd like to think that the girl they're marrying is the perfect (within a certain definition) girl for him. I think, however, that many Chinese girls aren't after Mr Right, but will take Mr Good Enough. There's this deep, ingrained idea that they need to be married (before turning 30), and that it will be all love and roses and romance... sorry, relationships are rarely like that. So, it's more important for the girl to be married, than who she's married to. Personally, I think that's a sucky way to be!
  47. 4 points
    Heck, you might as well just make a new one yo. =D
  48. 4 points
    Ok, will see what i can find too. Well, just interested in exporting other possible products, not hair stuff, but ja... same concept/
  49. 4 points
    The 119th Canton Fair lasts three different phases from April 15th to May 5th 2016 at the China Import & Export Fair Complex. Now, the third phase is going on successfully in Guangzhou, and our colleagues are getting along well with the buyers. Why? Because, With smile, we have happy talks with the buyers! With kindness, we make buyers feel the hospitality of Chinese! With credit cards, we help buyers purchase more goods in China! Come to join us, and you can also purchase more goods without any trouble!
  50. 4 points
    HI,Samuelluby, Glad to know you. firstly, welcome to China !!! also ,my pleasure to have you as students ,in July ,I have different kinds of classes,face to face class,group class ,and students summer vacation classess...which one would you prefer to attend?[please send me private message for contact information] we can talk in detail about you study. Nancy Mandarin