Altina Schinasi Miranda, August 4, 1907 – August 19, 1999, an American heiress, sculptor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, window dresser, designer, and best known for designing the Harlequin eyeglass or Cat-Eye frames.
For Mei Lum, the oldest-running business in Manhattan’s Chinatown (just 20 minutes from Harlem) is at once a symbol of the neighborhood’s resilience and an informal living room where she came of age.
The University of Hong Kong has ordered the removal of a sculpture commemorating protesters killed in China’s 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown.
In advance of the upcoming 2021 UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), Harlem Reps. Adriano Espaillat , Judy Chu, Raúl M. Grijalva sent a letter.
Today, BET announces the hosts of the 2021 “Soul Train Awards,” taking place from a new location, the Apollo in New York City, with co-hosts Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold.
Morris Schinasi, Turkish: Moris Şinasi; born Musa Eskenazi; 1855 – September 10, 1928,
The Schinasi House is a 12,000-square-foot, 35-room marble mansion on Riverside Drive in the Upper West Side in Harlem, New York City.
The New York-based Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) formally launched the International Center for Aging and Cancer (ICAC) in Hainan, China.
The United States House sends $2 Trillion of COVID-19 aid package to White House, U.S. cases leap past China.
It looks like the Phase One trade deal between the U.S. and China — a small, first step in ending the trade war — will soon be signed in Washington.
America was the land of opportunity to Mussa Schinasi and his brother Solomon when the two men built their Schinasi Mansion in Harlem at 351 Riverside Drive at 107th Street in 1891.
Morris Schinasi, Turkish: Moris Şinasi; 1855 – September 10, 1928, was an Ottoman-born wealthy American businessman in the tobacco industry and philanthropist who lived on 351 Riverside Drive at 107th Street in Morningside Heights in West Harlem, NY.
In 1904 this cigarette factory at 309-11 West 120th Street in Harlem was made the superior high-quality cigarettes made from expensive imported Turkish tobacco.
The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), an international nonprofit organization that funds cutting-edge cancer research, today announced that its founder and CEO, Samuel Waxman, M.D. received China’s highest honor granted to a foreigner.
Bloomberg reports that China Merchants Bank Co. was accused of discriminating against African-Americans in a lawsuit filed on behalf of a former executive who claims she was fired for blowing the whistle on its conduct.