• Ukrainian linguist keen to translate Chinese books

    2016-08-17

    Iryna Yaremchuk is in Beijing on a visiting program for young Sinologists that has been organized by the Culture Ministry and the think tank Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

  • Well of ideas

    2016-08-17

    Since the late 1970s, Wolfgang Kinzelbach has often visited China. The 66-year-old former professor of hydromechanics at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is a citizen of both Germany and Switzerland.

  • A new energy

    2016-08-17

    Since his first visit to China in the late 1990s, Robert Galyen has returned on business from time to time, most often to Shanghai.

  • His message in a bottle

    2016-08-17

    Cyril Ruiz-Moise spent a lot of time on a boat when he was a child. He developed a love of the sea and boating.

  • Nurturing minds

    2016-08-17

    Having spent about three years in the early 1990s teaching English to the residents of Yinchuan city in Northwest China's Ningxia Hui autonomous region, Melissa Kay Smith had grown fond enough of China to return in 2004 after acquiring a doctoral degree in education from the United States.

  • Restoring relics

    2016-08-17

    When he first visited the Mogao Grottoes in 1989, Neville Agnew didn't expect the site near Northwest China's Gobi desert to become his regular haunt.