Mandarin TV, a bilingual Chinese and French TV channel saw its programs being aired from only in France to the whole of Europe on Nov 8.
Lin Haifan, a Wenzhou-born American stem cell biologist, was elected as a foreign academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences on Nov 18.
Qiu Zengfa was born in 1976 in Yangtou village, Gaolou town, Ruian, a county-level city administered by Wenzhou, in East China's Zhejiang province.
Some 100 leading local entrepreneurs got together in the city of Wenzhou on Sept 9, to swap ideas and share their successful techniques and experiences in expanding businesses overseas under the guidance of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Lin Dexian, a native of Wenzhou city in East China's Zhejiang province, is president of San Francisco-based ABLE International Group Inc.
In 1963, Yang Yiying opened the Shanghai Restaurant in Bonn, Germany and later went to the Netherlands to operate in the real estate industry.
Sun Huakai was born in the city of Wenzhou, in East China's Zhejiang province, in 1955.
Hu Yundi was born in 1914 in Yuhu town, Wencheng county – administered by Wenzhou city – and went to Italy to make a living in 1933.
Chen Zhiyuan donated $463,200 in 2007 to establish the rural poor student aid fund to support students from poor families studying in Wenzhou University to graduation.