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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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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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Chinese bank leaves London for Luxembourg



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE August 11, 2017


The European Court of Justice is one of Luxembourg's most famous sights. Photo credit - Pixabay   China Everbright has revealed plans to move its European operation from London to Luxembourg   I once spent a month li...

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Eden Projects for China?



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL August 11, 2017


The Eden Project is sited in a former Kaolinite Pit in Cornwall. Photo credit - Pixabay   Cornwall's Eden Project - home to the largest indoor rainforest in the world - has announced plans to expand abroad.   The pla...

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