10 Facts you didn’t know about China

19 Feb

10 Facts you didn’t know about China…

–       Over 35 Million people still live in Caves

–       The world’s biggest mall is in Dongguan however it is 99% empty.

–       Facebook, Twitter and the New York Times have all been blocked in China since 2009

–       China’s first paper money emerged around 1400 years ago

–       Nearly 700 Million Chinese people drink contaminated water

–       Almost a 3rd of San Francisco’s air pollution comes from China

–       78% of Software installed in China in 2010 was Pirated.

–       45 Billion Chopsticks are used per year

–       100 Million people in China live on less than $1 a day

–        Fortune cookies are not a traditional Chinese custom. They were invented in San Francisco circa 1900

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