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Couples find ideal place at the end of a long road

Chengdu is renowned for its livable environment and the laid-back way of life, so it is hardly surprising that even those suffering from severe wanderlust are prone to decide that this is the place for them once they come across the city in Southwest China.

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Riding on emotions

When China’s President Xi Jinping dropped in for a pint at an English country pub with Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron in October, few could have foreseen that it would start yet another Chinese consumer craze.

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Let the good times flow again

All of this has had a sobering effect on the industry, many of whose players realized that if the industry was to have a future it needed to rely on a broader consumer base than just big spenders. If learning that lesson was not hard enough, they now face the tough part: Putting into action a plan to market value-for-money wines to the Chinese masses.

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Expats blaze path to greater understanding

When Sino-Egyptian economic relations are further enhanced by the opening of the New Suez Canal and the Belt and Road Initiative, many Egyptians will be making their livings in China, and using their personal backgrounds to contribute to a more consolidated people-to-people contact.

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Giant panda cub Bei Bei warms to public

Bei Bei has rekindled panda diplomacy, according to the giant panda cub’s caregiver.
“I think this is panda diplomacy,” said Marty Earie, a zoologist at the National Zoo in Washington who has been taking care of Bei Bei since he was born last summer. “It is so amazing that both of the governments can keep the pandas alive and show them to the public.

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Xin Ying’s secret of being where it matters, when it counts

Many a dance instructor will tell you that the most important thing is timing. A choreographer will say it’s about being in the right place, and a life coach will say it’s about being in the right place at the right time.

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