Saturday, June 16, 2018

Coming Up Next: Paul Cabo, American Entrepreneur, Student & Intern/Correspondent From New York City to Beijing

“Go West, young man,” is a famous phrase that was first popularized in the 19th century by American author and New York Herald Tribune editor Horace Greeley.

Fast forward to the 21st century. Today it’s “Go East-everyone!” Where are they going? You’ll never guess-although, if you listen to this program the answer is a no-brainer. 

A huge number of foreigners -including Americans- have pulled up stakes and focused their dreams on China. You’ll agree that it takes a fair  amount of risk coupled with an abundance of grit, tenacity and courage to take the plunge.

Join me for the Saturday, June 23 broadcast of Marvels of China: Pathways to the Pacific Rim. You’ll meet Mr. Paul Cabo, our first Beijing correspondent, intern and guest. 

This native of Bedford- Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City acted on his captivation with all-things Chinese. Cabo left behind his former life as a Starbucks manager and reached for the stars and a new life in China as an English teacher in the Chinese capitol, as an entrepreneur and university student at Beijing Chinese Language and Culture College. 

Cabo was featured in a 2010 New York Times piece, From Brooklyn to Beijing to Teach Children English-and Into the Cauldron. (Click here) He’s described his life as “fact is truly stranger than fiction.” 

His personal image evokes a “wow-factor” on the streets of Beijing, too. 

Get ready for more words of wisdom on the Confucius Moment, a journey to another of the Treasures of China, and there's much to see and do on the Weekly Almanac.

Tune in this coming Saturday, June 23 to the next broadcast on 1490 WGCH Greenwich, Connecticut USA and everywhere at 10:30 a.m. Eastern USA Time/10:30 p.m. Beijing Time. Can’t listen live? Fear not; we have you covered. All our shows are archived and made freely available on our special channel on (click here).

Xiexie! Thank you for tuning in to Marvels of China: Pathways to the Pacific Rim. My weekly news blasts and blog site are here to connect you to my show on NewsTalk AM 1490 WGCH Radio, China and the other cultures of East Asia and the Pacific Rim. 

Subscribe by email to MarvelsofChina@gmail.comIf you prefer not to receive messages please respond with the word "unsubscribe" in the subject-box of your email. 

Marvels of China: Pathways to the Pacific Rim's broadcasts are from AM1490 WGCH and anywhere on in Greenwich, Connecticut USA. 

This show is title-sponsored by Beijing AmBridge International Culture Development Ltd. You are invited to explore how an alliance with Beijing AmBridge can help your company or organization grow and prosper. Call Beijing AmBridge's office in Beijing at 86-10-80775517 or email

When you visit San Francisco be sure to make the Grant Plaza Hotel your choice for quality accommodations. This impressive boutique hotel is has all the advantages: great location, easy access to ground transportation, clean, safe and easy on your budget. Staff are cheerful. professional and helpful. The Grant Plaza is one block up from Dragon's Gate and within walking distance of Union Square and Market Street, even Nob Hill. Restaurants and theaters are nearby. Located at 465 Grant Avenue, San Francisco, California 94108-3208.  

The Pacific Learning Consortium in Honolulu, Hawaii and Greenwich, Connecticut sponsors of the weekly Confucius Moment. Now collaborating with the Admissions Network of Chinese Universities and Colleges by offering the Sino-American Cultural Exchange Scholarship Program. Now qualified Americans can study on full scholarships for their Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degrees at Chinese universities. Get started today by contacting  Learn more online at 

This weekly show is also made possible by individual listeners like you all around the world. Thank you!

No comments:

Post a Comment