Pigs, pigs, pigs: Fun facts and figures for Chinese New Year
Happy New Year!
According to the Chinese calendar, the New Year begins on February 5, 2019 under the sign of the Earth Pig. Pigs symbolize happiness, wealth and contentment. The earth pig is considered reasonable and prudent. People committed to social institutions or the community will be happiest this year. When China celebrated the Year of the Pig in 2007, the birth rate rose noticeably.