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Chinese Tourists Are Going Places



CHINA , LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST February 07, 2017


  Chinese Tourists are getting about more (Pic:Twitter) With a spike in Chinese tourists the UK now receives around 270,000 visitors a year, but it seems that tourism from China is on the increase everywhere, not just the U...

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Saab to make electric come-back in China



TECHNOLOGY, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST February 06, 2017


Saab's have been an increasingly rare sight on the roads since 2012. Photo credit - Pixabay   The iconic Saab may be making a return to the roads, following the construction of a new plant in China.   The factory, wh...

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China growth helps VW beat Toyota



TECHNOLOGY, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST February 02, 2017


VW as a modern brand still benefits from a huge amount of nostalgia. Photo credit - Pixabay   Volkswagen has become the world's largest car manufacturer, helped by impressive sales growth in China.   The news sees th...

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Mayor says no red carpet for Trump



UK, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL January 30, 2017


Photo credit: London's City Hall, Thinkstock London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan, speaking to the Evening Standard, has said that it is clear that Londoners do not want to welcome President Donald Trump to the capital, following his ...

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Finnair to trial Alipay



BUSINESS, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST January 26, 2017


A Finnair Airbus A350 - soon to accept Alipay. Photo credit - Pixabay   Finland's flag carrier Finnair is to start accepting Alipay as part of a trial.   The airline will become the first outside China to accept the ...

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