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£1 billion of FinTech deals between China and UK



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, CHINA, UK February 08, 2018


The news follows our report from 2017 about growing FinTech links between China and the British city of Cambridge. Photo credit - Pixabay   Over £1 billion of FinTech deals between China and the UK have been announced...

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Extended protection for whisky in China



BUSINESS, CHINA, UK, FOOD February 08, 2018


China is a key market for Scotch Whisky. Photo credit - Pixabay   The legal protection of Scotch whisky in China has been agreed for a further decade.   Until 2028, at the earliest, Scotch whisky will be a prote...

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7 Chinese New Year films to watch this February



CHINA, UK, SHOWBIZ, ENTERTAIMENT February 08, 2018


Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is just around the corner – and that’s great news for film fans! In China, many film studios release festive blockbusters (called 贺岁片 or hesuipian in Chinese) around this time ...

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Chinese bank branch in London shows China’s confidence in a post-Brexit UK, says Ambassador



BUSINESS, CHINA, UK, EAST MEETS WEST February 07, 2018


Ambassador Liu Xiaoming addresses the crowd (Pic: Chinese Embassy)   2018 is an important year for China, says Ambassador Liu Xiaoming. From the banks of the Huangpu River in Shanghai to the banks of the Thames in London th...

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British beef set for Chinese menus



CHINA, UK, FOOD February 07, 2018


Last year, China imported over £1 billion worth of beef, as domestic consumption rose. Photo credit - Pixabay   A 21 year old BSE ban on British beef in China is set to be lifted.   That's according to British ...

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