2014-08-03Visunda Mfuni arrived in China from Zambia four years ago as an 18-year old, fully intent on studying Chinese, then engineering, at the University of Chemical Technology in Beijing.
2014-08-02Two months ago, the creator of the popular cartoon character Ghost, who works under the nom de plume Viviling, published a new book We Still Need Dreams, But What If They Come True? in which the character relates the author's own coming-of-age stories in humorous fashion.
2014-07-31Five days after Yan Zhiguo's wedding, he found himself pinned under pieces of his own house, his wife Zhang Shenglan beside him.
2014-07-25Lucia Liu is making history 4,000 kilometers away from home as the first Chinese woman to become a hotel manager in Bali, Indonesia.
2014-07-24In the bustle of Beijing's near-thousand bus routes, Zhang Queming is only an attendant for line 387.
2014-07-23Zhou Shangping was, by all means, an ordinary worker at a construction company in Beijing. Eight years into his career there, he was given a shoe-fixing toolkit.
2014-07-23Gao Qingxian may not have reinvented the wheel, but her kindness of heart passionately touches the people she helps, proof that one does not need to be a genius to change lives.
2014-07-22Liao Lichun's career began with a boom. He became the manager of Lenovo's Guangzhou branch by the age of 24, and his own business was up and running by the time he was 28.
2014-07-22Still in her twenties, Xie has donated her bone marrow and stem cells to children with leukemia, and is a proud volunteer for the Bone Marrow Bank of China.
2014-07-21Last July, Meng Binglin became the head of a small village in Miyun, a county to the northeast of Beijing. But contrary to what one would normally expect, one of Meng's earliest moves as a village head was to start an online business on Taobao.
2014-07-18To the general public, Cao Yinan is better known as a host for Beijing Television. But outside of the lights and cameras, Cao also lives a double life as a force of benevolence, befriending and aiding the blind.
2014-07-18This Beijing senior has devoted a large part of his life to preserving the environment, and is most well known for his creative tactics to save water.
2014-07-16Wang, born in 1963, is a head nurse at Beijing Ditan Hospital. She started working in the hospital for infectious diseases after her graduation in 1984, where she devotes herself to serving HIV patients.
2014-07-15Li Mingshun, who started shooting in 2007, is a photographer focusing on older people.
2014-07-13With bells, horns and the typical Beijing burr at the end of their words, pedicab drivers set the rhythm for the tourist hotspots in the capital.