The 5th New Directions in English Language Assessment Conference Held in Shanghai, China

CHINA , EDUCATION, UK December 13, 2017

    The British Council is considered the global leading expert in English language teaching and assessment, and China's National Education Examinations Authority (NEEA) jointly hosted the 5th New Direct...



More French pork for China

CHINA , UK, TRAVEL December 12, 2017

Chinese appetite for pork seems to be insatiable. Photo credit - Pixabay   A French Minister has revealed that more French pork will soon be exported to China.   That's according to Finance Minister Bruno Le Mai...



East Meets West as the Chinese city of Hangzhou hosts tourism event in Copehagen

CHINA , UK, Europe, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST December 12, 2017

This year is China-Denmark Tourism Year and to help showcase the unique characteristics of the iconic city located along the southern bank of the Yangtze River and promote its rich conference and event resources.   Tourism ...



Explosion in New York

UK, EAST MEETS WEST December 11, 2017

NYPD officials are currently on the scene at Manhattan's Port Authority Bus Terminal after an explosion was reported around the area.     Sources say a suspect has been in custody by authorities.   &nbs...



Open Skies between China and UK - but is it news?

BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, TRAVEL December 11, 2017

In October 2016, we reported that the number of flights between the UK and China was set to double. Photo credit - Pixabay   An agreement has been reached between the Chinese and British governments to i...





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