Biography Detailing Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao’s Life Released in Beijing

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This is a summary of an article published by China Fortune Media Group (CFMG): http://m.cfbond.com/opinionsList/detail/20181102/1000200033136041541153092535033456_1.html Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao’s biography, Calm Amidst the Storm, was released at an event in Beijing on October 31, 2018 that was covered by cfbond.com, a publication of the China Fortune Media Group (CFMG), which co-hosted the event together with […]

Massachusetts Maritime Academy to Honor Dr. James Chao with Honorary Degree

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Dr. James Chao to Receive Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration The Massachusetts Maritime Academy Board of Trustees will be bestowing an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration on Dr. James S.C. Chao. The degree will be conferred at the Academy’s commencement exercises, to be held June 23, 2018. This is a very special commencement, as the […]

James S. C. Chao, Founder and Honorary Chairman of Foremost Group, to Receive Honorary Award at Launch of a Center at Columbia Teachers College That Will Study Failure as an Educational Tool to Success

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Dr. James S. C. Chao, Founder and Honorary Chairman of the Foremost Group, a New York-based shipping, trading, and finance enterprise, will receive the first EPIC Innovation Award from Teachers College, Columbia University, in an event marking the opening of EPIC, the Education for Persistence and Innovation Center. Following a private award ceremony on Tuesday, […]

Launching the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Young Ambassadors Program

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Exciting Developments at the Carnegie Tsinghua Center for Global Policy Father and daughter, Dr. James S.C. Chao and Angela Chao, were excited to visit the Carnegie Tsinghua Center for Global Policy to launch the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Young Ambassadors Program last year. Named in honor of Angela’s mother, Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, this initiative […]

The Chao Family Headlines May 18, 2017 Guangzhou Daily

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Guangzhou Daily Shines a Spotlight on Angela Chao The May 18 edition of Guangzhou Daily ran a feature story on Angela Chao and her family. Referring to Angela’s career as one of the few Chinese-American women in shipping, the article presented readers with a special story about the impressive accomplishments of Dr. James S.C. Chao […]

Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Philanthropy

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Chao Family and Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Receive Outstanding Achievement in Philanthropy Award from the US-China Policy Foundation On November 18, 2015 the US-China Policy Foundation held their annual Gala Dinner, which this year celebrated 20 years of dedication to improving the relationship between the two countries. The Foundation fosters improved understanding and communications […]

Chao Family Discusses US-China Relations

The Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy hosted a roundtable discussion in October, 2015 on the subject of the importance of East-West cultural and education exchanges. The Center invited three members of the Chao family—Dr. James S.C. Chao, The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, and Deputy Chair of the Foremost Group, Angela Chao—to share their thoughts on […]

Angela Chao Discusses Her Journey to the Foremost Group with China Daily

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In a recent interview with China Daily, Angela Chao spoke about her path to Deputy Chair of the Foremost Group. She shared with China Daily reporter Li Jing the influences and side-steps that eventually brought her home to international shipping — a field that had always inspired her. Chao graduated magna cum laude from Harvard […]

Chao Family Foundations and Foremost Group Leader Angela Chao Recognized as Inspirational

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The Enduring Legacy of Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao to be honored by the International Leadership Foundation The lifelong accomplishments of Dr. James S.C. Chao and his wife, the late Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, will be memorialized by the International Leadership Foundation’s (ILF’s) selection of their daughter, Deputy Chair of Foremost Group, Angela Chao, […]

Foremost Group Celebrates its 50th Year Anniversary

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In 1964, Dr. James S.C. Chao commenced his international shipping business—Foremost Group. Half a century on, on December 19, 2014, at the Harvard Club in New York City, Dr. Chao was joined by his family and an international guest list of the world’s most influential corporate and government officials to celebrate 50 years of contributions […]

Dr. James S. C. Chao, Elaine Chao and Angela Chao Visited PKU

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[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] On April 10, 2013, Dr. James S.C. Chao, president of Foremost Shipping Co. visited Peking University (PKU), together with his two daughters, The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, and Angela Chao, vice […]

Interview: Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao Speak with Sina.com

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[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] In a 2013 interview, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao and their father, Dr. James S.C. Chao, speak about the American Dream and how their investment in education contributed to the family’s success. […]

Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao Visit Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial

Chao Family Visit Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, sister Angela Chao, Vice Chair of Foremost Group, and father Dr. James S.C. Chao, Chairperson of Foremost Group visited the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial Hall […]

Chao Family Visit SMU and Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center

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[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Dr. James S.C. Chao, Chairman of Foremost Shipping Group, The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, and Angela Chao, Deputy Chair of Foremost visited SMU and the Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center. They […]

The Chao Family Meet Leaders of Shanghai Jiao Tong University

The Chao Family Meet Officials At Shanghai Jiao Tong University

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, sister Angela Chao, Vice Chair of Foremost Group, and father Dr. James S.C. Chao, chairperson of Foremost Group visited the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in April […]

Harvard University and Harvard Business School Receive $40 Million Donation

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[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] From Dr. James S.C. Chao and Chao Family Foundations BOSTON— Harvard University and Harvard Business School have received a $40 million gift from a Dr. James Si-Cheng Chao and Family Foundation. […]

Dr. James S.C. Chao and Angela Chao Visit SMU

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On January 5, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Chairman of Foremost Shipping Group, and Miss Angela Chao, Deputy Chair of Foremost visited SMU. Prof. Yu Shicheng, SMU President, Prof. Kong Fancun, SMU Vice President and Director of Shanghai Mulan Education Foundation, gave the guests a warm reception. The guests visited the Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center, […]