Monthly Archives: June 2016

Country of birth 出生国

Last Sunday Beijing Foreign Language University 北京外国语大学 held a seminar to commemorate centenary of one of my relatives, Mr. Zhou Jueliang 纪念周珏良先生百年诞辰研讨会. His daughter who’s also a professor made this post. One of the attendees, is Isabel Crook who’s one year … Continue reading

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What do they see?

Looking at the map of China, each profession within the finances see differently. 行研:  行业研究 Industry Research 投行: 投资银行 Investment Banking (中国大陆称为券商) 基金经理: Fund/Money Manager

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I came home from a month-long trip and find my two orchids are about to flower again. Re blooming during my absent should have taught me a lesson – to stay away from them. But, guess I never learnt. And as … Continue reading

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Blue bell Bella

They are blue bell but the color is more purple? It’s been planted for a few years, only till now, they began to bloom, perhaps due to lack of sunshine. The pictures are taken with an iPhone. Recently, a Chinese … Continue reading

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A story of a hydrangea

It all begins when the bush seed grew and bloom in the pot. I haven’t really paid any attention to the plants … until today when the little thing in the pot blooming in pink and the big bush is … Continue reading

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Haier buys GE

It’s official on Monday June 6: for $5.6b, GE belongs to Haier. … and there isn’t a buzz. No major media coverage. Google haier GE today, no major media coverage. Reuters covered on Jan 15 and WSJ on March 3 (0 … Continue reading

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The plant that opens in the sunlight

The leaves open and close …   

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Two colors

The pink flower is from the blue hydrangea and they’re two steps away from each other. … which reminds me of the “Meeting of the Waters”  where the Rio Negro meets the Rio Solimões to form the Amazon River proper … Continue reading

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