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  1. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Johnny Wei founded cross-border green group to get public involved in planning

    Posted May 18th 2014, 05:20am by He Huifeng

    ... a member of a mainland-based NGO called China Youth Climate Action Network, an action-oriented youth group focused on the issue of climate change. (Editor's note: NGOs are referred ...

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    American investment adviser set up own dating website in Beijing

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:51am by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com American investment adviser set up his own dating website as a hobby after finding Chinese sites did not offer satisfactory services Getting couples together ... is compatible with your life. What I'm doing now is for passion. I consult for investment banks and work on the dating service as a hobby. In order to make the dating service website become ...

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    Chinese psychotherapist working in Japan seeks to build ties between the peoples of the two countries

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... after they visit them on their own. My wife, who has lived in Beijing for five years, feels the same way. She wrote a letter to her sister and father in Japan last year when they were worried ...

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    From porn surfer to freedom fighter: How Zhang Kun became a democracy activist

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:00am by Raymond Li

    ... to a foreign news organisation. I became more confident, as none of the protesters or Southern Weekly editors were purged in the aftermath back then. So I decided to go on the road nationwide ...

  5. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Patent expert gives up 'iron rice bowl' for website

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 05:42am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Beijinger saw only monotony in his future as a government patent examiner, so he went off on his own with a now-thriving website Patent expert scraps 'iron rice bowl' Zhu Jiaqun spent 10 years working as a patent examiner for the government, but eventually realised his future looked dull. He was passionate about his work, and as a hobby ...

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    How a former train driver dedicated 26 years to mapping Beijing's hutongs

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 05:25am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... I have done nothing else since the 1980s but photograph and draw maps of the hutongs. I don't drink or smoke and I have no other hobbies. When doing my research, I awoke no later than 5am ...

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    Following in the footsteps of the master

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:32am by He Huifeng

    ... Taiwan, I wrote a public letter to abbots of Chinese temples. In the letter, I called on the abbots to make public the details about their personal assets, and contribute to the effort to end ... I started to send the letters to many well-known and respected abbots. But most of them did not pay any attention. Suddenly, I realised that many of them have a vested interest in keeping the game ...

  8. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Lure of China proves strong for USC grad Allen Wu

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by WU NAN

    ... in my spare time. I used to enjoy surfing, skiing and scuba diving in southern California. Now my hobby is roller skating. What has inspired you in your work? I am an adventurer. Ever since ...

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    Singer Wu Hongfei, out of detention over joke bomb threat, but not out of trouble

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... at me and told me to write a letter of repentance. They asked what I wanted to do after I left and warned me not to create a fuss. I said I would focus on my music. Did you write that letter ...

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    Love of aquariums leads to business

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... and high pressure made me feel that I was in the wrong place. I always wanted to do things differently, and I'm not a very organised person. Many people take aquascaping as a hobby. Some make ...




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