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First House of Fraser & Hamleys in China



CHINA , UK, Europe, FASHION, EAST MEETS WEST September 12, 2017


Yao here. House of Fraser just opened the very first store in Nanjing, China. House of Fraser, founded in 1849, is one of the oldest department stores in the UK and is a Royal supplier. In April 2014, Nanjing Xinjiekou Department...

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La Liga coming to China?



CHINA , ENTERTAINMENT, EAST MEETS WEST September 12, 2017


Barcelona's famous Camp Nou stadium. Photo credit - Pixabay   Football matches in Spain's La Liga could be held in China under new plans to reach a wider audience.   We understand that discussions are already underwa...

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Crystal Palace sack Frank De Boer



UK, LONDON LIFE September 11, 2017


After Frank De Boer’s press conference on Friday at Crystal Palace’s training ground in New Beckenham, it was hard not to feel a slight sense of optimism that the Dutchman’s methods would eventually work out. Th...

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Did-backed Taxify suspended in London



UK, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST September 11, 2017


Transport for London is the body responsible for the underground, overground, buses and taxi services of London, amongst other services. Photo credit - Taxify   Taxify has halted its London service after just three days of ...

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Lady in China wins the Guinness record for longest eyelashes



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST September 08, 2017


Guinness World Records - originally the Guinness Book of Records - the ultimate authority on record-breaking achievements, started out as an idea for a book of facts to solve arguments in pubs.   You Jianxia of Changzhou, J...

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