Post Tagged with: "Eddie Chiu"

Eddie Chiu at left (photo via Sing Tao Daily)

Chinese Community Mourns the Passing of a Controversial Lion

East Asian, Manhattan, New York, Politics October 16, 2017 at 4:35 pm

Eddie Chiu’s death has prompted an outpouring of remembrances, Sing Tao Daily reports.

(Photo by Eric Yao, Creative Commons license)

What’s in a Chinese Name? For Politicians, Plenty

Savvy city politicians enlist help to choose elegant Chinese names.

While Chinese immigrants can be avid gamblers, Chinatown leaders and residents don't think it would be a good idea for New York to build more casinos. (Photo via Sing Tao Daily)

Chinese Wary of More Casinos in NYC

Business, East Asian, Elections 2013 November 1, 2013 at 4:22 pm

On the heels of Election Day, Sing Tao Daily asks Chinatown leaders and residents whether New York should build more casinos, as gambling is a popular hobby among Chinese.

The Chinese community is divided over Public Advocate candidates Daniel Squadron and Letitia James, as often happens when there is no Chinese candidate in a race. Sing Tao Daily asks if this split weakens the community's political prowess. (Photo by Jehangir Khattak/Voices of NY)

Split on Candidates, Split on Political Power?

East Asian, Elections 2013, Politics September 30, 2013 at 4:40 pm

Sing Tao Daily reports on the downsize of Chinese community leaders being split on public advocate race.

22 February 2013 - New York, NY [New York City comptroller John Liu takes part in a mayoral candidate forum on the future of mass transit on February 22, 2013.] 02/22/13 Photograph by Brock Stoneham

Liu Aides Entrapped, Say Shocked Chinatown Voters

Crime, East Asian, Elections 2013, In the News, Politics May 3, 2013 at 4:33 pm

Many Chinese voters were jarred by yesterday’s guilty verdict of Comptroller John Liu’s former campaign treasurer Jenny Hou and his fundraiser Oliver Pan, reports Sing Tao Daily, which provides an intimate look into a disillusioned community.