Search Results for "Lei Zhu" : 6

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Liability in Chinese Bus Accident Unclear

Business, East Asian, Transportation March 22, 2019 at 5:29 pm

Following the crash of a NYC-bound bus in Virginia, World Journal finds that long-distance bus companies often involve a tangled network of entities.

The Flushing BID, Council member Peter Koo and community members signed a petition in an effort to restore 40th Road back to its former status as a vibrant commercial district. (Photo via World Journal)

Campaign Launched in Flushing to Clean the Name of 40th Road

Business, Queens February 19, 2019 at 1:34 pm

Council member Peter Koo, the Flushing BID and other community organizations have started an initiative to drive out massage parlors from 40th Road and change the street’s reputation as a red light district, reports World Journal.

In a kindergarten in Fujian Province, China, many children are U.S. born and raised by grandparents. (Photo courtesy of parents via World Journal)

Adjustment Problems When Children Sent to China Return to U.S.

East Asian, Education, New York March 27, 2015 at 7:30 pm

When Chinese children of immigrants are sent to China at a young age then return, both the children and their parents may suffer adjustment problems, World Journal found in a series of reports.

BAssinets lined up at a "maternity hotel" (Photo via World Journal

Investigating New York’s Chinese ‘Maternity Hotels’

Brooklyn, East Asian, Health, Immigration, Manhattan, Queens, Women March 9, 2015 at 5:39 pm

Following a number of arrests in connection with Chinese maternity tourism in California, World Journal reports in a series of articles on more than 40 “maternity hotels” in New York City.

Flushing jewelry store owners gathered at the 109th Precinct to voice their concerns and hopes for an increased police presence. (Photo by Ruoyun Li via World Journal)

As Burglaries Rise, Chinese Jewelers Demand Police Attention

Crime, East Asian, Queens December 2, 2013 at 2:55 pm

Jewelry store owners in Flushing rallied for increased security after a rise in daylight burglaries, reports World Journal. They question whether Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio’s position on stop-and-frisk is already curbing law enforcement practices.

Chinatown jewelry store offer discounts. (Photo by World Journal)

Ippies Highlight: New York’s Chinatown Ten Years After 9/11

Culture, Economy April 18, 2012 at 4:04 pm

To showcase the best New York City journalism in languages other than English published last year, Voices of NY is running translations of articles that won Ippies at last week’s gala. This three-part article was published on Sept. 5, 2011 by the World Journal, and it won first place for best investigative/in-depth story.