10 real facts about China, which is hard to believe
• 10 real facts about China, which is hard to believe
In recent years, Celestial achieved tremendous success in economic development. But the development model and the ambiguous political situation in the country gave rise to a number of problems and very strange things in Chinese life.
For pork consumption volume, China has overtaken the United States. And oddly enough, there is even a so-called "pork reserve" in the country for use in the event of an economic crisis and skyrocketing prices.
Many Chinese companies set buildings on ad-hoc networks, in order to prevent cases of suicide of their employees. Also to work with potential suicides are invited psychologists office.
Self-immolation - an extremely popular form of protest. Therefore, when the country's transition to a new leader, in 2012, in the central areas of Beijing to prevent self-immolation acts duty firefighters.
National interests above all else: to perform on stage the opening ceremony of the 2008 Olympic Games a little Yang Pei felt pretty enough, and it was replaced by Lin Myaok, which had carefully open the mouth to the sound of the song of the young singer. Music director, said the ceremony: "The audience will understand us, because we are defending the national interests."
In China forge not only any technical stuff, but the whole shopping technique. And the number of them, exactly like the "quality", so to speak, is growing rapidly, and the most famous shop - "fake" is located in the south in the city of Kunming. His name is not difficult to guess, of course, is - Apple!
In order to protect tourists and tour operators support, some time ago a special law was passed in China. By the way, the law also includes issues that govern the behavior of themselves and tourists vacationing in China. The law needed after a series of unfortunate incidents in which the damaged monuments, and even eaten in rare species of plants and animals.
In China, actively growing cities and roads are gradually taking away from the villagers the land belonged to them, but if the owners refuse to move, the authorities have no choice but how to solve the problem, for example, as follows: a farmer's house Luo Baogena and his wife was in literally in the middle of the road after its owners were not satisfied with the compensation the state offered for the demolition of the building.
The shortage areas makes ingenious Chinese citizens to find new and original solutions: many wealthy apartment owners receive official permission to build on "penthouse" on the roof, but some do it illegally. Imprinted on the photos "mountain lodge" had to be dismantled at the request of the city administration.
Poverty, corruption and widespread human rights violations often lead to cases where in a country where the death penalty is permitted, instead of rich criminals on trial and sent to prison their counterparts. Moreover, this market is actively developing: You can find someone who will agree to a lot of money to serve at least 10 years.
Russian citizen such detail may seem quite ordinary, but Western experts and the more ordinary people are very surprised if suddenly the road or bridge collapses in just a few months after the end of construction. 1 person was killed and 22 were injured in the collapse of a new bridge in the Chinese province Fudzhan.