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HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR!

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New Year, marked by the lunisolar calendar, is the start of the two-week celebration also known as Spring Festival. It’s an ancient Chinese holiday that’s celebrated in areas with significant Chinese populations, including my birth country of Taiwan, Mainland China (PRC), Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam,

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