The dating game gets serious

Guess who picked my date? There are not many cultures where it would be acceptable for a parent to choose one’s girlfriend, but in mainland China there is a multitude of options from television dating shows with unusual Chinese characteristics, mobile apps and blind dates. This article is published on Asia Times. Click here to... Continue Reading →


Chinese dating app that puts the female first

Finding a spouse is clearly not as straightforward as it once was in China. There are now nearly 200 million single adults – almost 15% of the population according to 2015 Ministry of Civil Affairs figures – and this number has skyrocketed from just 6% in 1990. According to 2016 National Bureau of Statistics data,... Continue Reading →

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