Metro Asian News

Federal judge rejects claim Harvard discriminates against Asian-American applicants

Boston, October 1, 2019 -- Harvard University’s undergraduate admissions program does not discriminate against Asian-American applicants, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday, rejecting a...

Four new awards honoring women at inaugural GAT Asian Women Leaders Forum

Peachtree Corners, Sept 20, 2019 -- The inaugural GAT Asian Women Leaders Forum draw an audience of women participants representing business, technology, legal, community...

Atlanta retains title as world's busiest airport

Atlanta, Sept 19, 2019 - Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Beijing Capital International Airport, and Dubai International Airport have held onto the top three spots...

Laotian American Society celebrates annual fund raising with traditional street cuisine

Chamblee, Sept 14, 2019 -- The Laotian American Society (LAS Georgia) celebrates its 14th annual fundraising gala with traditional Lao cuisines and cultural performances. Jaesen...

Four South Korean cargo ship crew members still missing after overturns near Georgia port

Brunswick, Sept 8, 2019 -- The US Coast Guard is trying to rescue four South Korean crew members who were on board a cargo...

Multicultural Dragon Boat Festival attracts record teams at Lake Lanier

Gainesville, Sept 7, 2019 -- A popular Hong Kong tradition returned to Georgia with the 24th annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival from 7:00 am-5:00...

Nomination is open for inaugural GAT Asian Women Leaders Awards

Suwanee, August 21, 2019 -- Nomination is currently open for the inaugural Georgia Asian Times' Asian Women Leaders Forum scheduled for Sept 20, 2019...

Record crowd projected for this year's Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

The 24th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival is scheduled to paddle off its first race on Saturday at 7:30 am at Olympic Kayak...

Defendant convicted in string of horrific armed robberies of Asian-run businesses

Atlanta, August 12, 2019 -- A federal jury has convicted Dravion Sanchez Ware for conducting a string of armed robberies targeting Asian owned-and-operated businesses...

Korean entrepreneurs from around the world meets in Gwinnett

Duluth, August 1, 2019 - The World Overseas Korean Trade Association (OKTA) North America NextGen Academy is hosting an annual conference where over 100...