LONDON LIFE

 

Chinese company defies Brexit to build London's tallest skyscraper



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE November 04, 2016


The 67-storey Spire will have nearly 900 apartments and is scheduled for completion by 2020 Credit: HOK A Chinese company has said that it will go ahead with building the tallest skyscraper in London whatever the outcome of Brexi...

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PM loses High Court fight over Brexit



UK, LONDON LIFE November 03, 2016


The ruling said that parliamentary sovereignty was the most fundamental principle in British law Credit: SJHayTov/Getty Images The High Court in Britain ruled this morning that the UK cannot trigger Article 50 to withdraw from th...

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Gerry and Rupert attempt 'China - the Cookbook'



CHINA , LONDON LIFE, FOOD October 31, 2016


I've never eaten at Gerry Edward's (Presenter of East Meets West on Sino) house, but I have seen what he cooks for lunch at work. Once, he placed an economy vegetable pasty into the microwave, against the very strict instructions ...

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Changyu aims high with wine in Europe



BUSINESS, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST October 30, 2016


Photo credit: IMTMPhoto/Istock China’s largest listed wine producer has indicated that it means to increase its imports from Spain and France as well as increase its sales of Chinese wines in Europe. Changyu Pioneer, with ...

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William Saunders Exhibition of Qing Dynasty Shanghai photography



CHINA , LONDON LIFE, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST October 27, 2016


Pic: A Qing Dynasty woman by William Saunders Londoners will be able to look at life in the Qing dynasty next month when a display of photographs from William Saunders goes on display at China Exchange. Saunders was born in...

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