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Cairo, Egypt
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Is it True?

Hi there,

I have heard that all the city close for the hole month of Feb.... is this true?!?!

and when is the next Fair?

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You think? How can a city close down for the whole month?

google search "canton fair": http://www.cantonfair.org.cn/en/index.asp

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Hi there!

I think whoever told you about the shutdown in Feb was referring to the Chinese New Year.

It is only partially true. Chinese New Year holiday peirod could be a tricky time to come for business, depending on what kind of business you're talking about.

For 2010, the Chinese New Year holiday officially is between 13-19 Feb, 14 Feb being the CNY day.

Before the CNY holiday peirod, a small number of business may close a couple days prior to the official holiday day. During the CNY holiday time, most business (and offices) will be closed, except for retails (like shopping malls etc) and restaurants. Some, mostly small and private business, will even extend their shutdown up to 15 days after the CNY day.

However, before and after the CNY holiday periods, business are largely as any other day in the year.

Hope this helps!

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thank u so much you really helped me :)

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