Sending New Year wishes through mobile phone became a fashion this year. It was estimated that 700,000 text messages had been sent for that purpose.
The publication of Who Moved My Cheese proved to be successful for the CITIC Publishing House.
It has been reprinted a total of nine times by 2002 since its first edition in September 2001.
The book had already been a success in Europe and America, achieving the sale volume of 20 million copies and ranking first on www.amazon.com for 80 weeks.
China became Volkswagen
's largest overseas market, with Santana, Polo and Passat also selling well throughout the country.Focus of the year: an album of a naked woman
The album, published in September 2002 became a bestseller. It was a Naked Album of Tang Jiali, the first of this kind in China. By People's Daily Online