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Tourism growth for the UK with an emphasis on China



CHINA , UK, EAST MEETS WEST October 10, 2017


Overseas visits to the UK hit a record 23 million in the first seven months of the year, according to new figures from VisitBritain.   Announced today as part of the tourism organisation's annual review, results show stro...

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A life in fashion: Hung Huang talks at Southbank Centre



CHINA , UK, FASHION, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE October 10, 2017


Londoners got a personal insight into Chinese fashion and culture from TV host, publisher and media mogul Hung Huang at the Southbank Centre China Changing Festival last weekend. Often referred to as ‘China’s Oprah Wi...

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UK’s best paying student jobs revealed: Construction paves the way, with Accountancy cashing in second



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK, Europe, EAST MEETS WEST October 09, 2017


  As students start to flood back into education, the one big thing on their mind will be money. Let's face it student life can be expensive, and a loan doesn't always go that far.   But have you ever wondered where i...

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Chinese retired technician uses scrap metal to build ‘Transformer’



CHINA , CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST October 09, 2017


Hey, Yao here. Want to see some cool things? Liu Konghua , a  technician in Shandong ,China loves making iron art products and he does not throw away the craftsmanship after he retires.      ‘Recycli...

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UK finally steps-up to Chinese ivory efforts



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK October 09, 2017


Musical instruments will be exempt from the proposed ban, but not other antiques. Photo credit - Pixabay   The UK Government has revealed plans which would see it follow China's lead and ban the trade of ivory   In A...

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