Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Big-Spending Daughter Of Chinese American Billionaire Finds Instafame In Reality TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 |

    ... and princesses who only know to squander their parents' money. The 26-year-old is the younger daughter of Chinese-American billionaire Roger Wang , who ranks No. 167 on this year's Forbes 400 list with $3.3 billion. An immigrant from Taiwan, the ...


  2. Politicians pick Mandarin monikersRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | China Daily

    ... according to Yuan. In Yuan's view, having a Chinese name could help a candidate gain more support from Chinese-American voters, especially those who don't speak English. Yuan is happy that so many politicians have picked out Chinese names. To her it ...


  3. South Africa: Pretoria-China Ties - Relationship of ParadoxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 |

    South Africa, a leading economy on the African continent, and China, the largest developing country in the world, have forged a unique partnership. Operating at bilateral, continental and multilateral levels, the governments are actively striving to realise the comprehensive strategic partnership envisaged in 2010.


  4. InstafamousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 |

    ... much besides helping their parents squander hard-earned money. The 26-year-old is the younger daughter of Chinese-American billionaire Roger Wang , who ranks No. 172 on this year's Forbes 400 list with $3.2 billion. An immigrant from Taiwan, the ...


  5. Chinese sign debate back on Richmond election tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 |

    This all-Chinese development sign in Coun. Evelina Halsey-Brandt's City Centre neighbourhood was the last straw for the outgoing politician, who previously snubbed a local group's move to introduce a bylaw requiring a percentage of English on all public signage.


  6. Twelve Questions: Norman NgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    Norman Ng, 82, was a child in the first wave of refugees allowed into New Zealand as Japan invaded China. Seventy-five years later, he is a successful businessman who still goes to the markets each morning.


  7. International Day of the Girl Child: Rep. Chris Smith, Chen...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Reggie Littlejohn, Women's Rights Without Frontiers , 310-592-5722 WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- Women's Rights Without Frontiers is thrilled to announce that it will partner with the acclaimed research think tank The Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. in an event commemorating the International Day of the Girl Child. The October 9 event will center on the terrible truths of China's One Child Policy and feature a discussion on valuing women and girls in the 21st century.


  8. Arrogant Umno: Why cannot debate banning vernacular schools at assembly - ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Umno general assembly is free to debate vernacular education, minister and Umno supreme council member Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh said amid clashes with MCA over calls to close down Chinese schools. According to Malay-language daily Sinar Harian today, Idris, who is also second education minister, said that Umno will not prohibit any member from raising any issue during the party assembly next month.


  9. Greater China Industries leads in bridging transpacific tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | South China Morning Post

    Led by a vision to conquer the US$20 billion advertising speciality industry, Greater China Industries proves that its services are second to none. The Chinese-American original equipment manufacturer already ranks as one of the top 40 product suppliers among 10,000 in the Advertising Specialty Institute index.


  10. Salve! Chinese Rose PrincessRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | People's Daily Online

    On October 6, 2014, seven young ladies were chosen to become members of the 2015 Tournament of Roses Royal Court. Simona Shao, a 17-year-old Chinese American, was chosen to be on the Royal Court as the only one of Chinese descent.


  11. LiAnne Yu: Consumption in China - How New Consumer Ideology is Shaping the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | PSFK

    ... We foreign exchange students elicited looks of wonder among the locals. Even those among us who were Chinese-American and could speak Mandarin fluently were easily identified as foreign through our dress, hairstyles, and larger builds. On buses, ...


  12. Why Hong Kong is too important to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Globe and Mail

    ... as a Western product has turned into a key defensive weapon. In an important new essay on the evolution of Chinese-American relations, writer Orville Schell notes that Chinese rulers, buoyed by growth-driven self-confidence and (rightful) pride at ...


  13. Illegal wildlife at China chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Bangkok Post

    A police raid on the Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia uncovered a cache of illegal wildlife parts and live animals, a report said Tuesday. The haul included 19 clouded leopard skins, leopard claws, 10 otter skins, two tiger skins and animal bones and horns.


  14. WHO is Ti Lian Ker to us what to do - Umno man fires back in 'ban vernacular schools' rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Malaysia Chronicle

    PETALING Jaya Utara Umno deputy division chief Mohamed Azli Mohemed Saad has slammed MCA central committee member Datuk Ti Lian Ker for urging the police to investigate the former over a recent remark on vernacular schools. Azli said in statement yesterday that Ti had no say in the affairs of the Chinese as MCA had been rejected by the community in the last two general elections.


  15. Beijing might consider the Singapore exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Daily Star

    In 2006, Chinese-American scholar Minxin Pei published a book called "China's Trapped Transition." In it, he invoked the most established "law" in political science - that over time, countries that grow economically tend to become more democratic.


  16. NY museum honors history of ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | China Daily

    ... videos and oral histories were culled to symbolize and evoke the lives, complexities, and aspirations of Chinese-American communities in New York's Chinatown and beyond. Material from MOCA's special collections and previous exhibitions have a ...


  17. a Pitt Researchers Awarded $4.2 Million to Continue Cancer Studies in Chinese PopulationsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Cancer epidemiologist Jian-Min Yuan, M.D., Ph.D ., has been awarded a five-year grant of more than $4.2 million from the National Cancer Institute to support the continued work of two studies examining how environmental and lifestyle exposures and genetics have affected the incidence, mortality and age-related outcomes of cancer in more than 81,000 Chinese men and women. Dr. Yuan, associate director for Cancer Control and Population Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute , partner with the UPMC CancerCenter , and co-leader of UPCI's Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Program, is the principal investigator of the Shanghai Cohort Study and the Singapore Chinese Health Study.


  18. You know nothing Bill MaherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Times of Israel

    Mame Bougouma Diene is a civil servant on permanent vacation even when he works 70 hours a week, who also blogs for the Times of Israel in French. He's French-Senegalese American, loves Israel and the Middle East, would really like to see an end to this intractable mess in his lifetime.


  19. China's 'Black Coal, Thin Ice' leads Golden Horse nomineesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 |

    Taipei, Oct. 1 Chinese director Diao Yinan's thriller "Black Coal, Thin Ice" leads the pack for this year's Golden Horse Awards, with eight nominations, including best feature film, organizers announced Wednesday. The film, about a series of murders that are all linked to a mysterious woman, also garnered nominations for best director, best lead actor, best lead actress, best original screenplay, best cinematography, best art direction and best editing, according to the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival Executive Committee.


  20. "Toronto - The Chinese Heart" Flash Mob Show Successfully HeldRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | KXVO

    By performing famous Chinese songs such as Ode to the Motherland and My Chinese Heart, the flash mob show attracted and received a great deal of applause from nearly 10,000 people across the different ethnic groups of the mainstream community. With crews from several mainstream and Chinese TV stations present to record the event and conduct interviews, the event came to a successful conclusion.