Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Asian Americans face glass ceiling at tech firms, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Los Angeles Times

    As a student, Janet Wong thought she knew what it would take to have a successful career. A third-generation Chinese American, her family had drilled into her what they said were the keys to success: Stay in school, make good grades, work hard and the rest will come.

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  2. Colorful play blends Chinese opera and hip-hop to entertain and teach kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... public lectures, master classes and concerts. The play was directed by Elizabeth Wong, an award-winning Chinese-American playwright, and is based on an old Chinese tale about a monkey who aspires to be a king, taking audience members on a whirling ...

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  3. Nepal earthquake: Hadley couple survive Himalayan hike as thousands above and below dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | MassLive.com

    They did not know that 3,000 feet above them, the climbers at their destination - the base camp of Mount Everest - were facing the mortal force of an avalanche. "It took us a little while to realize it was an earthquake," Bombardier said.

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  4. Tech's glass ceiling nearly four times harder for Asian Americans to crackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Los Angeles Times

    Google is among the companies with a large Asian American workforce, but few rise to the executive level, according to a recent report. Google is among the companies with a large Asian American workforce, but few rise to the executive level, according to a recent report.

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  5. Japan PM protested at US Capitol, San FranciscoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | China Daily

    ... visit to Washington, and urge the Japanese government to face the history. Liu Xiaoxian / For China Daily. Chinese-American and Korean-American protesters rallied in Washington and San Francisco on Tuesday, calling on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ...

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  6. Staff arrested at The Whitminster Inn and China Garden by immigration officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    IMMIGRATION officers arrested men and women who allegedly had no right to work in the UK after a raid on a popular pub and Chinese restaurant in Whitminster. The Whitminster Inn and China Garden in Bristol Road now faces fines of up to A 140,000 after the raid at 6pm on Thursday.

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  7. Researchers say Japanese-Americans' healthier golden years could be a model for other seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Japanese-Americans "show us one vision of how our nation can age and can help us prepare for the enormous generational shift ahead," said Ying-Ying Meng, the study's lead author. Credit: iStock Nearly one in four Japanese-Americans are 65 and older-nearly twice the proportion of seniors in the overall U.S. population.

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  8. Hundreds protest Japanese leader ahead of California visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    Hundreds of people protested outside the Japanese Consulate in San Francisco on Tuesday, calling on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to apologize for his country's treatment of people from other Asian countries during World War II. The protest comes days before the prime minister is scheduled to visit California as part of weeklong trip to the United States that includes a state dinner at the White House.

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  9. US government is going after Chinese "maternity hotels" in southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Asian Pacific Post

    Dozens of US immigration agents yesterday raided 37 "maternity hotels" in California that are suspected of hosting pregnant Chinese women, so that they can give birth to children who will be US citizens. The sting operation is likely to result in the largest federal case ever against a "birth tourism" industry driven by wealthy Chinese families hoping to emigrate -or at least have the option to do so one day.

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  10. Chinese, Korean Americans in SF take to street against Japanese PMRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Xinhuanet

    Hundreds of Chinese and Korean Americans took to the street on Tuesday in San Francisco, demanding an apology from visiting Japan ese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . The demonstration started in the morning in front of the building housing the Japanese consulate in this U.S. west coast city and continued through early afternoon.

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  11. Scores arrested; Prostitutes nabbedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, April 28: The quadripartite committee comprising members from the ministries of Social Affairs and Labor, Interior, Commerce and Industry, and the Kuwait Municipality during a surprise inspection campaigns against labor law violators are said to have arrested scores of people from schools in Hawalli, reports Al-Rai daily. Those arrested have been referred to the authorities to prepare their deportation from the country.

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  12. Chinese artists show how to spread goodwill with a brush strokeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | China Daily

    Asian Americans are often depicted in American media as socio-economically advanced but politically petrified, introverted and incompetent public speakers. However, two Chinese artists in the past week have convinced the world that Asian Americans never stop communicating with others, through their paintings, drawings, calligraphy and poems using a universal language called art.

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  13. Looking to China - Some stakeholders think Chinese could help develop LuceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Despite challenges posed by a language barrier and other cultural differences, business stakeholders in Lucea, Hanover, are making a bold effort to get members of the Chinese community to play a greater role in the development of the parish capital. Nerris Hawthorne, president of the Lucea Development Initiative, believes the time has come for the Lucea business community to do whatever it takes to get the Chinese business operators in Lucea to become an integral part of the drive to reposition the seaside town into an economic centre of note.

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  14. Use your votes against hudud'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: Chinese voters in Rompin and Permatang Pauh should voice their objection to hudud through the upcoming by-elections by voting for Barisan Nasional, said Wanita MCA chief Datuk Heng Seai Kie. "We want the non-Muslim voters, especially the Chinese, to send a message that we will never accept hudud," said Heng.

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  15. Sultan wants all Johoreans to uniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Star Online

    One for the album: Sultan Ibrahim receiving a memento from the local Chinese community leaders during the dinner in Johor. Looking on is Tee .

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  16. The Committee of 100 Concludes Its 25th Anniversary Celebrations...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    " , a co-founder of the Committee of 100 who addressed the state of China-U.S. affairs at the time of the founding of the organization. "Frankly, there was a lack of understanding on relations and the significance of the Committee of 100 in encouraging constructive dialogues to build bridges between the two countries.

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  17. Hiway 80 Rescue Mission aids Chinese national workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    LONGVIEW -- Hiway 80 Rescue Mission served as a safe haven over the weekend for two Chinese national men who came to Longview on the promise of earning high wages but claim they were deceived and manipulated by a massage business operating out of Longview Mall. The men, both with passports from China, were brought to Hiway 80 Rescue Mission on Thursday evening by the Longview Police Department after the police were made aware of their situation.

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  18. Carson bus dealership cleared in rollover crash that killed 2 touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... the bend that called for a reduction in top speed from 55 mph to 35 mph. Lu testified that only he and a Chinese-American tour guide seated behind him had seatbelts and that both of them walked away uninjured. Robinson maintained that fault for the ...

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  19. Meet 2015 Met Gala Co-Chair & Chinese Actress Gong Li-And See Her Best Red Carpet LooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | E! Online

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  20. American Author Yiyun Li Wins World's Richest Short Story PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Writerswrite.com's Writer's Blog

    American author and professor Yiyun Li has won the world's richest short story prize with her compelling story "A Sheltered Woman." The Sunday Times Short Story Prize carries a cash prize of 30,000 pounds sterling, or approximately $45,680.

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