Independent, straightforward and less materialistic than their Chinese peers – that’s the growing allure of Western women for Chinese men.Li Lei published on the Web an article entitled “Chinese men love Western women”, asking Western women living in Beijing if they were willing to foster a long-term and serious relationship with a Chinese man.(Yep, it's exactly what it sounds like.)These expos must be seen to be believed — which is why Refinery29 headed to one of the biggest just a week before Chinese Valentine's Day to check it out for ourselves.Follow along as we lift the curtain on modern love in China at the 24th Matchmaking Festival in Shanghai.But these matchmaking expos are certainly not for the faint of heart.At a expo in Hangzhou, women were forced to scrub off their makeup before entering the building so that men could enjoy a "bare-faced meeting." Next up was a session that let men measure their potential match's breasts.By long-term and serious relationship, he means marriage.
Similarly, a woman brought up in poverty or a needy environment would value money and be industrious and thrifty in managing a household.The population of unmarried adults, according to the latest national census, reached 249 million in 2010.