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Brits are baffled by 'Cheese tea' trend in China



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK, FOOD September 18, 2017


Even the combination of cheese and tea photographed above would be a bit strange to most British people. But at least they're not in the same cup! Photo credit - Pixabay   British people are confused by a trend of drinking ...

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Two Chinese firms buy British duck breeder



CHINA , UK, FOOD September 15, 2017


The firm is the world's most important breeder of Pekin ducks. Photo credit - Pixabay   A British-based duck breeder with operations around the world has been sold to two Chinese companies.   You can count the number...

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Ctrip to create Skyscanner jobs in Edinburgh



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL September 15, 2017


The new call centre will employ 200 staff when it opens in 2018. Photo credit - Pixabay   Ctrip - the Chinese owner of Skyscanner - has revealed plans to open a new call centre in Edinburgh.   The new call centre wil...

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China and UK telephone talks over North Korea



CHINA , UK, EAST MEETS WEST September 15, 2017


China’s foreign minister Wang Yi and the UK’s foreign secretary Boris Johnson held telephone talks on 1st September to discuss the current situation regarding Korea. Much of the talk was how to calm the tensions in th...

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LFW: SYZ



CHINA , Europe, FASHION, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST September 15, 2017


The showrooms are a place of fashion discovery with plenty of LFW first-timers. One such brand is SYZ, designed by creative director Yujin Song. Originally from Seoul in South Korea, Song has worked directly with iconic desig...

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