Zhiyan Zhong's Articles

Central New York , Technology

Drone Training Companies Are Building New Courses For The New Drone Rule

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By Zhiyan Zhong Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Some drone training companies are now busy making new courses to meet the upcoming small UAS rule. According the FAA’s proposal, people will no longer need a pilot license to operate drones commercially. Instead, anyone who flies drones will have to pass an aeronautical knowledge writing test. […]

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Central New York

CenterState CEO Report Says Businesses Need To Challenge The Status Quo

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By Zhiyan Zhong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The past year was a year of challenges as well as opportunities for Central New York businesses. According to the 2015-2016 annual report published by CenterState CEO Wednesday, businesses in Central New York have shown growth and success by facing the challenges and embracing disruption. The theme of CenterState […]

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Business , Central New York , Health , Technology

Syracuse Residents Can Still Buy Hoverboards at Destiny USA

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By Zhiyan Zhong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Since the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a safety notice of hoverboards on Feb. 18, several large retailers have stopped selling hoverboards, but people can still find these items available in Syracuse. Kiosk merchant Smart Wheels is still selling hoverboards in Destiny USA, while according to CNN,  Amazon.com, […]

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Business , Central New York

Asian Community Feels It Hard To Celebrate The Lunar New Year In CNY

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By Zhiyan Zhong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Lunar New Year is like Thanksgiving and Christmas combined for Asians celebrating the festival. Even though it is one of the most important festivals for the Asian community, many people find it hard to celebrate it in Syracuse. Asian grocery stores and restaurants have seen an economic boom since […]

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