Beijing

May 5, 2000

The number of Chinese students applying for overseas study has reached unprecedented proportions, according to the Chinese ministry of education. Parents are prepared to spend their life savings on their child, making education the fastest growing area of consumption, rising by 20 per cent every year.

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