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Andy Xie (born 1960) is an independent economist based in Shanghai, and the former Morgan Stanley star chief Asia-Pacific economist http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/b0fa2ee4-527b-11db-bce6-0000779e2340.html famous for his contrarian and provocative views.
Anting is a town in Jiading District, Shanghai, bordering Kunshan, Jiangsu to the west.
The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is a global organisation founded in 1967 which focuses primarily on international business school accreditation and membership.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, also known as AACSB International, is an American professional organization.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.
A bachelor's degree (from Middle Latin baccalaureus) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureatus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to seven years (depending on institution and academic discipline).
Bei Shizhang (also written Shi-Zhang Bei; October 10, 1903 – October 29, 2009) was a Chinese biologist and educator.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
Chen Qimei (January 17, 1878 – May 18, 1916) was a Chinese revolutionary activist, close political ally of Sun Yat-sen, and early mentor of Chiang Kai-shek.
Chiang Kai-shek (31 October 1887 – 5 April 1975), also romanized as Chiang Chieh-shih or Jiang Jieshi and known as Chiang Chungcheng, was a political and military leader who served as the leader of the Republic of China between 1928 and 1975, first in mainland China until 1949 and then in exile in Taiwan.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
The Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) is the national academy of the People's Republic of China for engineering.
The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), with historical origins in the Academia Sinica during the Republic of China era, is the national academy for the natural sciences of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD or Ph.D.; Latin Philosophiae doctor) is the highest academic degree awarded by universities in most countries.
The Double First Class University Plan or Double Top University Plan is a Chinese government plan conceived in 2015 to comprehensively develop a group of elite Chinese universities and individual university departments into world class universities and disciplines by the end of 2050.
East China Normal University (ECNU) is a comprehensive public research university in Shanghai, China.
The EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) is a school accreditation system.
Erich Paulun (March 4, 1862, Pasewalk – March 5, 1909, Shanghai) was a German physician.
Fan Lichu (8 June 1933 – 3 May 2016) was a Chinese structural engineer, bridge specialist, and academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE).
Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Fudan University, located in Shanghai, China, is a C9 League university that is one of the most prestigious and selective universities in China.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
The Highest Science and Technology Award also known as The State Preeminent Science and Technology Award, State Supreme Science and Technology Award, or China's Nobel Prize is the highest scientific award issued by the Chinese Academy of Sciences to scientists working in China.
Hu Shuhua (24 December 1886 – 17 June 1968) was a Chinese politician and educator.
Huabiao is a type of ceremonial columns used in traditional Chinese architecture.
Hubei is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the Central China region.
Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) is a school of engineering, part of the Universidade de Lisboa (University of Lisbon).
Jiading is a suburban district of Shanghai.
Jiangxi, formerly spelled as Kiangsi Gan: Kongsi) is a province in the People's Republic of China, located in the southeast of the country. Spanning from the banks of the Yangtze river in the north into hillier areas in the south and east, it shares a border with Anhui to the north, Zhejiang to the northeast, Fujian to the east, Guangdong to the south, Hunan to the west, and Hubei to the northwest. The name "Jiangxi" derives from the circuit administrated under the Tang dynasty in 733, Jiangnanxidao (道, Circuit of Western Jiangnan; Gan: Kongnomsitau). The short name for Jiangxi is 赣 (pinyin: Gàn; Gan: Gōm), for the Gan River which runs across from the south to the north and flows into the Yangtze River. Jiangxi is also alternately called Ganpo Dadi (贛鄱大地) which literally means the "Great Land of Gan and Po".
Kunming is the capital and largest city of Yunnan province in southwest China.
Kwong-Chai Chu (Pinyin: Guang-Cai Zhu; Simplified Chinese: 朱光彩; 12 December 1901 – 22 April 1992) was a Chinese hydraulic engineer, who received his CIE (Chinese Institute of Engineers) Award in 1947 for "his flood control engineering dealing with the unruly and turbulent Yellow River".
Li Guohao (1913–2005) was a Chinese structural engineer and bridge engineering expert, known as "Suspension Bridge Li".
Li Linsi (1896 – 1970); birth name Li Jiaxiang (厉家祥), was a modern Chinese educator, diplomat and scholar, who has been recognized as one of the key figures in modern Chinese cultural and diplomatic history.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule.
Mainland China, also known as the Chinese mainland, is the geopolitical as well as geographical area under the direct jurisdiction of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
A master's degree (from Latin magister) is an academic degree awarded by universities or colleges upon completion of a course of study demonstrating mastery or a high-order overview of a specific field of study or area of professional practice.
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)The name of the university is translated using Chinese word order.
A national university is generally a university created or managed by a government, but which may at the same time operate autonomously without direct control by the state.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Pan Yunhe (born November 4, 1946) is a Chinese specialist in artificial intelligence and geographic information systems.
The italic (Polytechnic University of Milan) is the largest technical university in Italy, with about 42,000 students.
The Polytechnic University of Turin (Politecnico di Torino) is a partly-public engineering university based in Turin, Italy.
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually "to honor a living architect or architects whose built work demonstrates a combination of those qualities of talent, vision and commitment, which has produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture." Founded in 1979 by Jay A. Pritzker and his wife Cindy, the award is funded by the Pritzker family and sponsored by the Hyatt Foundation.
Project 211 is a project of National Key Universities and colleges initiated in 1995 by the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, with the intent of raising the research standards of high-level universities and cultivating strategies for socio-economic development.
Project 985 is a project that was first announced by CPC General secretary and Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the 100th anniversary of Peking University on May 4, 1998, to promote the development and reputation of the Chinese higher education system by founding world-class universities in the 21st century.
A public university is a university that is predominantly funded by public means through a national or subnational government, as opposed to private universities.
Qian Xinzhong (1911 – December 31, 2009) was the Minister of Health (1965–1973, 1979–1982) and chairman of the National Family Planning Commission (NFPC, May 1982 - December 1983) of the People's Republic of China.
Qiao Shi (24 December 1924 – 14 June 2015) was a Chinese politician and one of the top leaders of the Communist Party of China.
The Qinghai–Tibet railway or Qingzang railway (མཚོ་བོད་ལྕགས་ལམ།, mtsho bod lcags lam), is a high-elevation railway that connects Xining, Qinghai Province, to Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region of China.
Qiu Fazu (December 6, 1914; Hangzhou, Zhejiang – June 14, 2008; Wuhan, Hubei) was a Chinese surgeon and a saviour of Jewish prisoners.
The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from July 7, 1937, to September 2, 1945.
Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) is a public research university in Shanghai, China.
The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE), founded in 1917, is a finance- and economics-oriented research university located in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.
Sichuan, formerly romanized as Szechuan or Szechwan, is a province in southwest China occupying most of the Sichuan Basin and the easternmost part of the Tibetan Plateau between the Jinsha River on the west, the Daba Mountains in the north, and the Yungui Plateau to the south.
The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPCSC) is a committee of about 150 members of the National People's Congress (NPC) of the People's Republic of China (PRC), which is convened between plenary sessions of the NPC.
Tang Dengjie (born June 1964) is a Chinese business executive and politician, serving since January 2018 as the Governor of Fujian.
Tongji Medical College (TJMC) is a top medical school in China.
Triple accreditation (or Triple Crown accreditation) is the combination of accreditations awarded to 89 business schools worldwide as of May 2018 (up from 74 in May 2016) by the three largest and most influential business school accreditation organizations.
Wan Gang (born August 1952) is a Chinese expert on automobiles, former president of Tongji University (2002–2007) and the Minister of Science and Technology.
Wang Shu (born 4 November 1963), retrieved 28 February 2012 is a Chinese architect based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province.
Dr. Wu Mengchao (Chinese: 吴孟超; 31 August 1922 -), born in Minqing County, Fujian Province, China, growth in the East Malaysia in his youth, is a Chinese hepatobiliary surgery scientist and surgeon, who is currently an academician at the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Wu Qidi is a Chinese politician and engineer.
Wu Zhongbi (武忠弼, 1919–2007) was a renowned Chinese pathologist.
Yangtze Delta Universities Alliance is an alliance of eight prestigious universities located in east China.
Yunnan is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the far southwest of the country.
Zhang Qun or Chang Chun (May 9, 1889 – December 14, 1990) also known as Zhang Yuejun (張岳軍), was premier of the Republic of China and a prominent member of the Kuomintang.
, formerly romanized as Chekiang, is an eastern coastal province of China.
Zhong Zhihua (born July 1962) is a Chinese educator and physicist.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.