Month: October 2020

Cecilia Chiang, who brought authentic Chinese food to America, dies at 100

Cecilia Chiang, whose San Francisco restaurant, Mandarin, introduced American diners in the 1960s to the richness and variety of authentic Chinese cuisine, died Wednesday at her San Francisco home. She was 100 years old. His granddaughter Siena Chiang has confirmed the death. Ms Chiang came to the United States from China as a makeshift girl […]

The legacy of Cecilia Chiang, the ‘mother of Chinese cuisine in America’, who died at 100

Cecilia Chiang, the famed restaurateur who helped introduce authentic Chinese cuisine to America in the 1960s, died Wednesday at age 100. She gained acclaim as the owner of Mandarin, a pioneering San Francisco restaurant she opened in 1961 that served many dishes that are now staples in Chinese restaurants across the country, like pot stickers, […]

Cecilia Chiang, pioneering Chinese chef, dies at 100

(CNN) — San Francisco chef Cecilia Chiang, who pioneered Chinese cuisine in the United States, died on Wednesday. She was 100 years old. His granddaughter, Siena Chiang, confirmed his death with CNN. She said her grandmother died in her sleep early Wednesday morning at her home in San Francisco, surrounded by her family. The exact […]

SF chef brought authentic Chinese food to the United States

By Stacey Lastoe | CNN San Francisco chef Cecilia Chiang, who paved the way for Chinese cuisine in the United States, died on Wednesday. She was 100 years old. Her granddaughter, Siena Chiang, confirmed her death with CNN. She said her grandmother died in her sleep Wednesday morning at her home in San Francisco, surrounded […]

Why China’s Dramatic Economic Recovery Might Not Hold Up | chinese economy

Beijing aroused envy, admiration and not a bit of resentment when it released data last week confirming it was the first major economy to start growing again after the devastation caused by Covid-19 in the first semester. China appeared to have achieved the V-shaped recovery pursued by finance ministers around the world, after launching mass […]

Chinese economy grows 4.9% in third quarter

China’s economy grew 4.9% year-on-year in the third quarter as industrial growth fueled the country’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The expansion of gross domestic product fell short of expectations, but was well above a 3.2 percent increase in the second quarter and represented a sharp turnaround from a historic decline at the start of […]

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