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Famous British Choir to Perform in Shanghai



ENTERTAINMENT, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST November 09, 2016


One of the most highly acclaimed choirs in the world is set to sing in Shanghai's Symphony Hall on Sunday 13th November. The Tallis Scholars, who specialise in the music of the renaissance period, will be performing a varied prog...

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View from China of British etiquette raises eyebrows



CHINA , UK, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST November 07, 2016


High Tea is more popular in Beijing hotels than British homes. Credit: Thinkstock - Encrier A Hong Kong entrepreneur whose books and courses on western etiquette have taken China by storm is making a name for herself in Britain. ...

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China leads world in outbound tourism



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST November 07, 2016


China was the source of more outbound tourism last year than any other nation The number of visitors from China to other countries has increased by nearly ten times since 2000, and reached 128 million in 2015. It is expected to r...

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Hugo Boss shares boosted by Chinese sales



BUSINESS, CULTURE November 02, 2016


Hugo Boss has cut its costs and returned to an emphasis on menswear under its new CEO Credit: Hugo Boss Shares in Hugo Boss have risen despite a third-quarter fall in revenues thanks to cost-cutting measures by its new chief exec...

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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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