[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 25, 2019 @ 12:05 AM / by Samuel Pearl Schwartz

A subway car in China during a recent AIRINC cost of living survey. Photo taken by AIRINC surveyor Samual Pearl Schwartz.

Beijing, Shanghai, and Chengdu

When I took the metro at 6am on a Sunday morning in Beijing, trains were running every three minutes. This past quarter I surveyed six cities in China.

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[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 25, 2018 @ 08:15 PM / by Gerald Abbey

Thursday, August 9, 2018 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM in Beijing, China*

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[fa icon="calendar'] May 15, 2018 @ 07:12 AM / by Eugene Kobiako

Political, economic, and social epicenters, but the air pollution...

Beijing and Shanghai are two of China’s most populated and active cities. They are political, economic, and social epicenters that attract a large percentage of multinational companies, and thus expatriates, in China. 

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[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 04, 2016 @ 11:25 AM / by Kristine Yeung

In December 2015, I arrived in Beijing with a paper face mask feeling confident and prepared, only to find out that masks with purifying canister filters have become the new norm. Masks are an inseparable part of everyday life for Beijingers as the AQI (Air Quality Index) continues to reach unhealthy and at times hazardous levels.

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