E-Commerce Times Ethnic-Oriented Portals Bring Culture to Holiday Shopping, by Jennifer Le Claire SUMMARY: Sites like Black Planet.com, Asian and Mundo are serving up culturally sensitive shopping, content and community this holiday season in an effort to cash in on online shopping revenues that Forrester Research predicts will generate more than US billion. The Asians in America Project Speed Dating with Click2Asia: Love and Romance in just five minutes, by Ann Cruz If you're a young, upwardly mobile, single professional in today's fast paced world, you probably know first hand how hard it is to make time for a social life, much less a love life. Link to Article Click2hosts its first Speed Dating Event at Lunaria Jazz Club!So why not shorten the amount of time it takes to go on a date and get to know someone? Click2Asia, the premier Asian online dating website, held its first ever Speed Dating Event at the famed Lunaria Restaurant-Jazz Club on July 24th, 2003. SUMMARY: Click2Asia which is focused on being in the forefront of providing Asian Dating Services adds an asian focused Speed Dating event as another way for Asian Americans to meet and address their relationship needs.By: Jeyling Chou Asian Americans search for love and friendship in the arms of the dot-com Like many young Asian business professionals, "Ann" found few oppurtunities to meet people outside of work.
Reporters: Cynthia Gouw Available in the Pacific Times Broadcast Archives Under Feb. Click2was launched in 1999, an Asian American web portal site where people could communicate with each other from around the globe and chat about current issues.
Within a year, membership grew to 1 million registered users.
A giant banner reading Click2Asia hangs on the wall behind the disc jockeys turntables.
The company, a new online dating service for Asian American singles, sponsored the June 27 party.
In the online dating world, there are two universal “truths” that have been commonly accepted.
One, Asian women are the most desirable and receive the most responses across all ethnicities.
Above all else, remember that dating is supposed to be fun!
women were 33 percent less likely to respond affirmatively to Asian men than to members of other races, and they were 60 percent less likely to respond positively to Asian men than members of their own race.
Horse betting at the adjacent racetrack has shut down for the night, but cards and money continue to flow freely in the smoke-filled gambling parlor, lined with blackjack tables.