Quote Of The Day: 'Copycat Kingdom' Rushes To Europe

    "Nowadays I'm getting more and more confused...

    The Golden Terraces mall in Warsaw, Poland.

    "Nowadays I'm getting more and more confused ... While Europeans go to China to buy AAA-grade luxury brand replicas, the Chinese, who come from the copycat kingdom, rush to Europe to buy real luxury goods."#

    -Shanghai-born, Poland-based tour guide#

    (Global Times)

    An entire op-ed in Global Times today dedicates itself to criticizing Polish salespeople for being “cold and detached” toward Chinese tourists. The article notes that this tour guide's words were sarcastic, but reflect the fact that most countries are "embracing with open arms more and more Chinese consumers with their vigorous purchasing power."

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