Archive for September 2nd, 2009

  • Laos’ Forgotten Women

    Laos’ Forgotten Women

    Scratch beneath the surface of Laos’ burgeoning tourist scene, and you will see a country suffering with poverty and inequality. Charlotte Halligan discovers how Micro-credit is changing lives for poor women across Laos. I find myself in a rural Lao village surrounded by 15 women. […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Hao Jiang Tian

    Chinese American Hero: Hao Jiang Tian

    Opera Singer, NY Metropolitan Opera Name in English: Hao Jiang Tian Name in Chinese: 田浩江 Name in Pinyin: Tián Hàojiāng Gender: Male Birth Year: 1954 Birth Place: Beijing, China Current location: Beijing, China & New York City, NY

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  • San Francisco Chinatown Hosts 19th Annual Autumn Moon Festival Street Fair

    San Francisco Chinatown Hosts 19th Annual Autumn Moon Festival Street Fair

    San Francisco Chinatown’s historic Grant Avenue will be transformed into an Asian theme park with over 200 art and crafts booths, food concessions, and nonstop street and stage entertainment, for the 19th annual Autumn Moon Festival on Sept. 19-20, 2009. Presented by the Chinatown Merchants […]

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