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Alibaba’s Jack Ma Meets with Trump. Promises 1 Million Jobs, but Don’t Believe It

posted by Randall

Jack Ma

Jack Ma, Executive Chairman of Alibaba

Alibaba’s executive chairman Jack Ma met with President-elect Donald Trump to discuss his plan to create 1 million jobs in the United States, but that claim is already being met with skepticism.
 
Alibaba is the Amazon of China and accounts for 80 percent of China’s online shopping market.… Read more

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KLAS: Five legal Chinese immigrants denied opportunity for citizenship

posted by Randall

Statue of LibertyKLAS is reporting that the path to citizenship for five Chinese nationals in Las Vegas has been derailed.

The five came to the United States under the federal EB-5 Immigrant Investor program. Participants are eligible for citizenship if they invest a half million dollars and employ 10 American citizens within two years.

All five were … Read more

Community Issues

Curbed: New LA Chinatown Walmart to Soon Open

posted by Randall
Walmart in Beijing

Walmart in Beijing
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A huge Walmart sign has gone up in Los Angeles’ Chinatown, another signal that the controversial retailer is on track to open this month, reports Curbed

Community groups have been fighting the controversial retailer since it announced plans to open. Many fear it will change the character of the ethnic neighborhood. … Read more

Community Issues

Chicago Tribune: Chef Training Program A Path to Jobs for Chinese Immigrants

posted by Randall

restaurantThe Chef Training Program at the Chinese American Service League  in Chicago has a track record it can brag about.  Nearly seventy percent of its 1,400 graduates have found jobs within 6 months of graduation.

The program’s success comes from successful alumni who have returned to the training program to find good employees. The program … Read more

Blogs

America’s Broken Immigration System Costing US Jobs

posted by Randall

Highrise buildingAsian American immigrants to America had roles as founders of 40 percent of all Fortune 500 companies– accounting for annual revenues of $4.2 trillion and a worldwide workforce of 10 million people, according to an article in the Asia Society. But the number of immigrant entrepreneurs has slowed significantly and some blame America’s broken immigration … Read more

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