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Year of the Red Fire Monkey: What can we expect?

Monday 8 February 2016 marks the start of the Year of the Monkey in the Chinese calendar.

New year celebrations include spring cleaning, decorations, feasting, spending time with family, fireworks and wearing lucky colours.

  • 08 Feb 2016
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