Exclusive | Q&A with UAE Consulate in HKSAR: How to better promote economic and cultural exchanges?
As Hong Kong Special Administrative Region's (HKSAR) largest trading partner in the Middle East and 17th largest trading partner worldwide, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has enjoyed robust bilateral trade relations with HKSAR over the years. DotDotNews reporters visit the UAE Consulate in HK and had an exclusive interview with Ms. Mariam Alshamsi, the Acting Consul General of the United Arab Emirates in HK, upon issues of economic and cultural exchanges.
Exclusive | Ten trailblazing Emirati women you should know
The dedication of a special day to celebrate the UAE's women was first announced in 2015 by H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, founder and chairwoman of the General Women's Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood. This annual celebration marks the anniversary of creating the General Women's Union in 1975, UAE's first umbrella organization. It highlights the crucial role of women in the advancement of the country.
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜Six future trends unveil opportunities for young entrepreneurs
On the very frontline of this year's Taobao Maker Festival (TMF), DotDotNews has got the newly-published handbook on six future trends that perfectly showcase how far our young entrepreneurs can reach with their creativity. Some industries that were previously overlooked or unexplored are ushering in a new era.
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜Mind-blowing gourmets: As long as you dare
On Taobao, there have always been a bunch of gourmets who think out of the box and would use their creativity to completely blow your mind. They dare to combine contrasting flavors and present a visual feast for your eyes. In this year’s Taobao Maker Festival (TMF), which food products will stand out and catch your attention instantly? Let’s start the journey with DotDotNews’ reporter on the frontline!
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜Chinese Girl makes popular Han-styled pet apparel for cats
What does it feel like to turn a hobby into a job? Doing what you like while earning a good income is probably the common ideal life for young people born after the 1990s. In Changsha, Hunan Province, Qiu Qiao, a girl born in 1994, is the role model of many people. Her brand "Chunfeng Daxiaoqiao" is a Taobao shop that specializes in creating fashionable Han-styled pet apparel, focusing on putting exquisite Han-style clothes on cats. In less than a year, her shop's monthly turnover exceeded 70,000 RMB.
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜Creativity from a double-sided life revitalizes Chinese traditional clothing
How does it feel like to live a double-sided life as a rigorous code-writing programmer by day and an active fun-loving dancer at bars by night? The store owner of "Han-style clothing woven by Qiao", Wang Mengqiao, 27, was born into a family of tailors and her limited edition for this year's Taobao Maker Festival (TMF) is a must-have for people in first-tier cities.
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜An ordinary's Iron Man dream comes true
Liu Dongsheng, a 34-year-old ordinary man from Honghe Prefecture in Yunnan Province, has dreamed since childhood that he would one day be able to fly like Iron Man.
Frontline of Taobao Maker Festival 2020｜New Blood: A booming innovative online market, a rebirth amid pandemic
Have you heard of these seemingly “crazy” and unimaginable ideas? Han-style clothes that you can wear to dance at bars, flying machines that resemble Iron Man, insect lollipops, milk tea specially made for cats, etc. The booming online market for all these creative ideas is a way for the younger generation to make a difference with their minds.