I haven’t written up a post about Asia in a while, so here’s a mishmash of stuff. Nothing photography-related here. A movie that’s dear to my heart (can you guess why?): Ip Man 1 now available on Hulu. I have both Ip Man 1 and 2 if anyone wants to borrow it. Don’t forget about The Legend is Born: Ip Man, where there’s a scene that includes Ip Man’s real-life son. Jet Li has become a Singaporean citizen. Chinese actress Yao Chen bumps Oprah off…Continue Reading “Asia News (January Edition)”

College grads in Beijing to leave campus earlier (March 9, 2008, Xinhua) College graduates in Beijing will leave campus roughly a month earlier than the usual time this summer due to the Olympics which is scheduled to start on August 8 in the city. Beijing municipal education authorities required all colleges located in Beijing to have their graduates leave campus at least one month earlier than they are usually asked to do. Therefore, career service offices in local colleges sped up their paces in job…Continue Reading “College Grads in Beijing to Leave Campus Earlier”