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Rickshaw

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A Rickshaw Driver’s Remarkable Story In 1987,  74-year old rickshaw driver Bai Fang Li returned to his home town to retire from his backbreaking job. However, after seeing children working in the fields and learning from his daughter that the children were too poor to attend school, he came out of retirement in order to earn money […]

How many canals do we need?

Does the world need two canals? or is this purely political? With the recent advance in negotiations between Nicaragua and the Chinese corporation, HK Nicaragua Canal Development Investment Company, who are bidding to build a canal through Nicaragua to link the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean, I am left wondering what will become of the upgraded facilities […]