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Chinese restaurant offers bra-sized discounts



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , HEALTH, FOOD, CULTURE, TRAVEL August 08, 2017


A Chinese restaurant has received criticism for offering discount to women, depending on the bra size. According to the Qianjiang Evening Post, the locals have complained to their council after seeing advertising which alleges to...

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China leads the world in Ice Cream consumption



CHINA , FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST August 08, 2017


It's not just in consumption that China is ahead - it's also taken a lead in pioneering new flavour combinations. Photo credit - Pixabay   It's been revealed that China eats more ice cream than any other country.  &nb...

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Free WiFi most important thing to Chinese travellers



CHINA , UK, FASHION, ENTERTAINMENT, FOOD, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST August 02, 2017


  Chinese inbound tourism to the UK has increased since Brexit and the weakening of the Pound but, there's more behind the increase in Chinese travellers than just that.   According to a new survey they plan to spend ...

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Robocop meets Postman Pat on the streets of London



UK, Europe, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST August 01, 2017


  Self-driving robots are on the streets of London, and they're bringing you food.   Just Eat, the online food delivery company, along with the amazingly named Starship Technologies say that they are “changing t...

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US rice heading to China



CHINA , FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST August 01, 2017


The USA isn't one of the world's top ten rice growers, but it still produces twenty rice varieties across three million acres of land. Photo credit - Pixabay.   After long negotiations, China has agreed to the import of ric...

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