December 21, 2010
No English in your Chinese

So China is banning mixing English with Chinese in the press, but if English must be used, a Chinese translation must be provided. I wonder if this covers Hong Kong press as well. Cantonese-speakers are known for mixing in English word(s) into their normal conversation, so this spills into publications (more so in gossip columns, fashion, and other topical sections in mags/newspapers). Read more...

(via BBC News online)

Posted by whykay at December 21, 2010 06:25 PM