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Thursday Jul 24 | MarketWatch

Chinese tycoon's big Harvard donation sparks criticism

It's not rare for Chinese magnates to donate large sum to U.S. universities, but a recent donation of $15 million to Harvard University by a high-profile property tycoon and his wife - neither of whom ever attended classes there - has sparked an unusual wave of public criticism.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Standard

SOHO chief slammed for giving Harvard US$15m

A Chinese billionaire couple have faced a deluge of criticism for donating US$15 million to one of the richest and most prestigious universities in the US, with Internet users saying it would be better spent on students in China.

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Forbes.com

The Power of Vision -- What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Olympic Athletes

Imagine yourself at the Winter Olympics in Sochi sitting on the bench with all the other athletes, waiting your turn to give what could be the most important performance of your life.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Forbes.com

Beijing Billionaire Couple To Donate $100 Mln For Overseas Scholarships

Chinese real estate billionaire couple Pan Shiyi and Zhang Xin plan to set aside $100 million under their SOHO China Foundation to fund overseas study by Chinese undergraduates at the world's top universities, SOHO China said in a statement today.

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