La Plantation—an open theater for acoustic music loversLa Plantation—an open theater for acoustic music loversBouvet still remembered that the old big house was totally empty with no floors and windows but four walls and a rooftop. The entrepreneurs spent one year and a half to remodel the structure that’s 17 meters high and 100 meters long into La Plantation—a three-storey art space featuring theatre, ga

Philanthropic pursuits bring Milstein family closer to ChinaPhilanthropic pursuits bring Milstein family closer to ChinaHoward Milstein, an esteemed American entrepreneur and philanthropist from New York, was granted the 2016 Marco Polo Award recently in Be…

Gilbert Van Kerckhove: my Chinese Olympic dreamGilbert Van Kerckhove: my Chinese Olympic dreamThe 68-year-old Belgian regards China as his second home and has worked assiduously to facilitate China’s top construction projects incl…

Hao Jingfang: Class inequality is a universal themeHao Jingfang: Class inequality is a universal themeHao Jingfang, a rising science fiction writer with a PhD degree from China’s prestigious Tsinghua University, has recently beaten Stephe…

Svetlana Alexievich: We’re talking about emotions of our timeSvetlana Alexievich: We’re talking about emotions of our timeSvetlana Alexievich, the Nobel prize-winning Belarusian writer recently visited Shanghai and Beijing and brought along the Chinese versio…

A student's innovative bid to become an entrepreneurA student's innovative bid to become an entrepreneurIn August 2015, He Xueguang dropped out of Tianjin Polytechnic University and plunged into business. With experience gained during high s…

International banker highlights similarities between China, Israel in new bookInternational banker highlights similarities between China, Israel in new bookPhilippe Metoudi and his partner Lionel Friedfeld have co-authored Israel and China—From Silk Road to Innovation Highway, which is recog…