Zhang Li

We've given up all hope: Chinese activist ends campaign to send daughter to school

A recent photo showing the arrests of activists at the Hupo school. Screenshot from Sina Weibo.

Zhang Lin, a long-time activist in Anhui, has given in and ended a campaign against a local government decision barring his 10-year-old daughter from attending school because of his political background.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

Rapid rise of Chinese billionaires

The rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer.

The number of billionaires on the mainland is climbing at an extraordinary rate, outpacing the growth of overall wealth in the world's fastest-growing major economy, despite a global economic downturn, according to the Hurun Rich List 2011, released yesterday.

8 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

In 'The Top 50 H Shares' supplement (June 26), the company profile for Guangzhou R&F Properties should have said that Zhou Yaonan and Lu Jing are executive directors, Wu Tai-loy is company secretary and Zhang Li is co-chairman.

29 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Showing their love is a snap for Beijing couples

Cupid's arrows mean cold, hard cash for Beijing photographic studio owner Zhang Li this Valentine's Day as couples line up to spend thousands of yuan on romantic portfolios.

'Many couples called to book for Valentine's Day, but we can only accommodate four,' she said. 'Some even had photos taken in advance, but insisted on picking them up on Valentine's Day.'

14 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Images Of Women VIII

Celebrating the myriad interpretations of women's identities in past and present society the show includes work by Zhang Li, Wang Yiguang, Liu Ye and Qi Zhilong. Thu-Nov 12. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-6.30pm. Schoeni Art Gallery, G/F, 21-31 Old Bailey St and 27 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2869 8802

6 Oct 2003 - 12:00am