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Chinese Millionaires Are Heading West [Wall Street Journal]


The Chinese pursuit of a better future for their children could mean heading West for now as they tire of ‘GDP worship’.

This video report from the Wall Street Journal looks at some reasons why wealthy Chinese are heading West with clean air perhaps unsurprisingly listed. For writer Shi Kang (his blog in Mandarin here), his foremost reason to head West is to raise children.

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Chinese Millionaires Are Heading West
by Angela Yeoh, Beijing
Source – Wall Street Journal, published Feb 23, 2012

Best-selling writer Shi Kang is one of a growing number of Chinese millionaires looking to leave China, in search of a better life and a healthier environment for their families. WSJ’s Angela Yeoh reports from Beijing.

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Filed under: Chinese overseas, Culture, Domestic Growth, Education, Environment, Lifestyle, Mapping Feelings, Media, Overseas Chinese, People, Social, The Chinese Identity, U.S., Wall Street Journal

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