Including Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Shenzhen, 2nd Edition
The second edition of The Newcomer’s Handbook Country Guide: China was published in September 2012. Written by Navjot Singh, a British-Indian who relocated to China in 2002, this completely revised and updated second edition of the Newcomer’s Handbook Country Guide: China focuses on the expat cities of Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Tianjin, and Wuxi, with additional information on Macau and Hong Kong. Its 420 pages detail issues relating to culture shock, communication, and what to bring, as well as essentials of Chinese history, housing, food, finance and business, transportation, health care, and more. This volume is especially useful for an individual seeking employment in or transferred to China, stressing how to function in China’s job market, especially the business and educational sectors.