'King of the Trees' fights for the forests of Taiwan

Feb 11, 2013

'King of the Trees' fights for the forests of Taiwan

With his blue Stetson and thick gray jacket, Lai Pei-yuan looks like a modern-day cowboy. But rather than raising cattle, he grows trees. The 57-year-old Taiwanese entrepreneur made his fortune in transportation and property, but his real mission in life is to reinstate at ...