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French School of Shanghai: A Factory

William Tong | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK
William Tong

The French School of Shanghai (FSS) is an oddity amongst the heavily underdeveloped lands around. There is a a certain symbolism to its presence; in an almost erratic way, it stands tall, proud and most importantly: gated.

Hamilton Hits A Hat-Trick With Win In China

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton chalked up three successive victories for the first time in his Formula One career with a lights-to-flag cruise in China. The race a...

The Toxic Smog Cloud Hanging Over Shanghai Looks Just As Bad As It Sounds

Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Shanghai is notorious for its terrible air quality, but the smog in this Chinese metropolis just hit absurd levels. The government's air pollution mon...

Lucky Chinese Premier...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK

Lucky old Li Keqiang. Invite the prime minister of Great Britain over for dinner, and get a biography of Margaret Thatcher and William Hague's boo...

China Broadcasts 'Confession' Of Brit On State TV

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

A British fraud investigator has made a exceptionally unusual "public confession" on Chinese state television, wearing handcuffs and dressed in an ora...

VIDEO: It's So Hot In Shanghai You Can Cook Your Dinner On The Ground

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK

Shanghai is in the midst of its hottest summer on record for 150 years. During the last month, the mercury has ranged between 38 and 40 degrees Ce...

The World's Tallest Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Have you got a head for heights? What better way to begin your exploration than from one of the world's tallest hotels, offering a bird's eye view over the bright lights of your destination.

Shanghai - A Mid Range Dining Round Up

Rich Major | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rich Major

In a city where authenticity and taste reign supreme, it's not unusual to see a Porsche or a new Maserati parked up outside an anonymous hole-in-the-wall diner known for serving the best Mao Shi Hong Shao Rou (Chairman Mao's favourite braised pork dish) in town.

How To Make An Extreme Customer Complaint

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.07.2013 | UK

We've all had that feeling when customer service standards let us down. The normal reaction is to either slam the phone down or write a strong word...

British Boy, 3, Killed In China Restaurant

PA | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK

A three-year-old British boy has died after a folding screen fell on him as he played at a restaurant in China, it has been reported. The boy, who ...

Bird Flu Deaths Rise To Six In China

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK

The death toll from a new strain of bird flu found in Shanghai, China has risen to six this week as the Chinese government staged a cull of thousands ...

Scotland's Fashion Moment

Christina Miller | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Style
Christina Miller

It's official - Scotland is having a fashion moment. Harvey Nichols has just celebrated its 10th anniversary, Hayley Scanlan was name Scottish Young Designer of the Year 2012, and today, fashion designer extraordinaire, Karl Lagerfeld, brings CHANEL's Métiers d'Art 2012/13 show to the capital city, Edinburgh.

Designing High Performance Companies

Alan Moore | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK
Alan Moore

Recently I was invited to Shanghai to speak about the transformational design of businesses at Radical Design Week - Shanghai.

Where Next for David Beckham?

James Hunt | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Sport
James Hunt

David Beckham has announced that the upcoming MLS final on December 1 will be his last game for LA Galaxy, as he seeks one last challenge. With a career that has seen him enjoy spells at Manchester United, Real Madrid, Milan and - er - Preston North End, where will be next for the former England captain?

Saucer Of Milk For Table 2: Welcome To Shanghai's Cat Bar (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Comedy

Supping with the kitty cats A bar has opened in China where one can relax with a drink while being waited on hand and paw...by cats. Yes, ...

Drunk Bus Driver In 'Face-Chewing' Attack On Motorist (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

A drunken bus driver launched a frenzied attack on a female motorist in south eastern China by biting her face, according to local news reports. T...

Apple: Explosion At Chinese Supplier's Factory Injures 61 Workers

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Tech

An explosion at a factory in China that produces metal parts for Apple gadgets has injured 61 workers. At least 23 workers were hospitalised after ...

Chocolate Theme Park Opens In China, Boasts Edible Terracotta Army (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

When the First Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, decreed his people to make him a terracotta army to protect him in the afterlife, it's a safe bet he w...

Students Given Trip To China After Winning Sustainability Competition

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Students from Tudor Grange Academy, Solihull, have spoken of their "life-changing" trip to China, which was awarded as a prize after they won a sustai...

Forecasting - the Asian Way

Sarah Phillips | Posted 10.12.2011 | Home
Sarah Phillips

It's that time of year again where HQ demand to know the strategy and forecast for next year. It's always a time of trepidation, what's the level of r...

Book Review: Death Of A Red Heroine by Qiu Xiaolong: An Unmissable Thriller

Abigail Tarttelin | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Abigail Tarttelin

Readers, it is hard to find good books. Thrillers do impressive business in the literary world, and yet few of them capture my imagination, or even fa...

Big City Lights (PHOTOS)

Black Tomato | Posted 01.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Autumn has arrived. It was announced with a rather loud gong in the shape of some big black clouds and with it, a realisation dawned that the nights a...