2,366 Chinese buzzwords with English explanations

home back to list

百元周 bai

neutral | Gaining Popularity

100-yuan week

Some white-collar workers in Shanghai have started to change their bourgeoisie lifestyle for a more thrifty one in face of the ongoing financial crisis. Some put online posters among popular BBS communities to call on people to control their expenditure within 100 yuan from Monday to Friday, including costs on food, traffic, entertainment, shopping and sport activities.

Added on Dec 4, 2008 | Last updated on Jun 17, 2011 | 589 Buzzes


Also check out our book

Chinese Buzzwords With English Explanations (Second Edition)

Publisher: Better Link Press
ISBN: 978-1-60220-406-5

Buy this book