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Most Recent Posts from Lost Laowai
The tragic death of a 22-year-old French man during the Spring Festival holiday has brought new hope to several terminal patients through his organ donations.
The post Foreign lung donor saves Wuxi man’s life appeared first on Lost Laowai.
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 7:44 am
Some positive news recently for the Canadian couple who were arrested last August in Dandong on suspicion of stealing state secrets. While husband Kevin Garratt remains in detention, his wife Julia was released on bail last week. The couple, who are in their mid-50s and originally hail from Vancouver, have lived in China since the …
The post Update: Suspected Canadian Christian spy in Dandong released on bail appeared first on Lost Laowai.
Posted on 14 February 2015 | 1:32 am
The US Department of State today sent out an e-mail warning US citizens of the alleged planning of a possible terrorist attack in Kunming, Yunnan. While the message made clear that the US Embassy in China was not able to verify the accuracy of the report, it obviously felt it important/reliable enough to send out. The …
The post US Embassy warns of possible terrorist attack in Kunming over Spring Festival appeared first on Lost Laowai.
Posted on 13 February 2015 | 5:04 am
Recently an officer from our local police station compiled a series of markings thieves use to tag homes. The officer had uncovered the markings during several years of working the robbery division, and circulated them on WeChat with a warning for people to watch out for them outside their doors. Below we’ve reproduced and translated …
The post Warning: Have you seen these markings outside your door? appeared first on Lost Laowai.
Posted on 11 February 2015 | 2:34 am
According to a recently released study, expatriates in China are leaving at a rate much higher than they're being replaced.
The post Expats leaving China at twice the number of those arriving appeared first on Lost Laowai.
Posted on 10 February 2015 | 3:31 am