The 11th Panchen Lama, Bainn Erdini Qoigyijabu (above), ts followers at the opening of his Kalachakra instructions on Thursday in Xigaze, the second-largest city of the autonomous region. An estimated 50,000 devotees are expected to attend the fourday ritual. PHOTOS BY GALSANG JIGME / TIBET DAILY"People in southern Fujian and Taiwan speak the same dialect and share a common sense of humor. And I think there are certain advantages in southern humor," he said. "There are numerous puns and plays on words. They pay more attention to details and are better at using irony. Due to our common knowledge of Chinese history and similar life experiences, southern humor could be very attractive to people all over China."
In 2015, authorities destroyed more than 66 hectares of corn-seed farms in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region and Gansu province. In Hainan province, authorities destroyed more than 6 hectares of GM corn farms.The learning has lasted, and Theerakun said he has gradually acquired some Chinese ways of thinking, since his work has always been connected with China over the years. Now working in China, Theerakun said he has more ways to explore and get to know the country even better.