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British pork cleared for export to China



CHINA , UK, FOOD August 14, 2017


The trade from the two processing plants in Northern Ireland alone could be worth as much as £10 million every year. Photo credit - Pixabay.   Two pork production facilities in Northern Ireland, together with three in...

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Cultural connections grow between China and Scotland



CHINA , UK, CULTURE August 14, 2017


Edinburgh is home to a number of events that are popular with Chinese visitors, including the Edinburgh Festivals and Military Tattoo. Photo credit - Pixabay   It's festival time in Edinburgh! There are a greater number of ...

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China urges USA and North Korea "to be cautious with their words and actions" amid growing nuclear tension



CHINA , UK, EAST MEETS WEST August 11, 2017


Mr Trump tweeted that "military solutions are now fully in place", adding: "Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!"   The US President's warning came hours after China appealed to the US and North Korea "to be caut...

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Will you eat 100-year-old fruitcake found in Antarctica ?



THAT'S ODD, UK, FOOD August 11, 2017


A fruitcake was found in the coldest and driest place on Earth, Antarctica. The cake is stayed in “excellent condition.” (PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY ANTARCTIC HERITAGE TRUST)   British explorer Robert Falcon Scott...

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Pizza Hut China Donate thousands of pounds to Sichuan Earthquake Relief Efforts



CHINA , UK, FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST August 11, 2017


Yum China and its restaurants (including KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Little Sheep Hotpot, East Dawning)announced that they have committed RMB 4 million, about 460,000 pounds to support relief efforts following a 7.0-m...

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