Charles Foster: knot to China

2014-03-07 13:21:05

When it comes to China-US relations, Charles Foster, co-chairman at the Houston, Texas, law firm Foster Quan, LLP, has been a witness and an active participant in some of the significant historical events involving the two countries.

Book fair will spotlight Chinese publishing

2014-02-27 08:51:02

Chinese books and authors will be featured as the guest of honor at the world's largest book fair — the Global Market Forum of 2015 BookExpo America in New York.

Playing with pandas

2014-02-25 07:30:44

'Honey, come here," he whispers.

Houston’s Chinatown tackles pedestrian fatalities

2014-02-22 06:35:47

The recent deaths of three pedestrians near a reconstruction zone in the Bellaire section of Houston's Chinatown — two of them by hit-and-run drivers — were the main topic of discussion at a meeting of members of the Asian Community and the Houston police.

Rare Zhou bronze wine vessel goes on the block

2014-02-21 13:16:50

A very rare Chinese archaic bronze owl-headed ritual wine vessel dating to the eastern Zhou Dynasty (771-221 BC), will be auctioned at Sotheby's on March 18.

Shoucheng Zhang: Maotai and a possible Nobel Prize await this scientist

2014-02-21 04:46:57

His Chinese colleague at Stanford University has prepared half-a-century-old Maotai, known as China's national liquor to celebrate his possible Nobel Prize nomination "any time."

Chinese lessons in the workplace

2014-02-14 09:26:30

Employees at Oregon-based CollegeNET now have the opportunity to learn more about China by learning Chinese at the Confucius Institute at Portland State University (CIPSU).

Cui Yi: Inventor sparks breakthroughs

2014-02-14 02:31:59

At age 38, Cui already has close to 40 high-tech patents and some of his inventions have been widely recognized for their breakthroughs in scientific research.

Leaping, flying Peking Acrobats set to enthrall Houston again

2014-02-07 13:23:58

Take an ancient, charming art, add an innovative way of presenting it to the public, and what do you get? The Peking Acrobats.

Iconic Chinese American designer plans Fashion Week outreach to fans

2014-02-07 13:23:58

Since 1993, when her "East Meets West" collection at New York's Fashion Week landed her the cover of Women's Wear Daily, Vivienne Tam has explored links between Chinese and Western aesthetics.

WWII Flying Tigers want to see history respected

2014-02-07 13:23:58

As the tension between China and Japan deepens, US soldiers who fought in the World War II who were members of the Flying Tigers, shared their stories and called for respect for history and peace.

Grace Meng: A rising star in US politics

2014-02-07 13:23:58

Asian Americans' apathy toward politics has always concerned some Asian American leaders, and Meng is no exception.