• Grandpa from Arizona

    2016-10-03

    He used to teach engineers. Now he devotes his time to improving the English of young people eager to improve their chances of finding a job.

  • Growing together

    2016-10-03

    Ten years ago, Mike Parent arrived in the Tibet autonomous region to teach at the Braille Without Borders vocational school.

  • Gifts of the heart

    2016-09-02

    American woman in China, who has worked in Harbin, Chengdu and Tianjin, speaks on volunteering. Liu Xiangrui reports ahead of the country's first National Charity Day.

  • A Czech designer's passion for calligraphy

    2016-08-24

    Jana Janeckova, the owner of Listdesign, a graphic design company in the Czech Republic, still rememberes the movie about Chinese calligraphy screened in Czech when she was a child.

  • Uncle Hanzi is quite a character

    2016-08-24

    He was just an academic with an unusual hobby - until his etymology website of Chinese characters became a smash hit online. Deng Zhangyu chats with an unlikely Internet hero.

  • Formula for success

    2016-08-24

    A veteran Italian businessman says a stranger's tip on his first visit to China has helped him find his own way in the country for more than two decades,