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16 min ago | China Daily

NY Wheel reels in Chinese EB-5 investors

The New York Wheel, an observation Ferris wheel planned for Staten Island that will be the tallest of its kind in the world, has so far received $150 million from foreign investors, the vast majority from China in exchange for green cards.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel,

1 hr ago | The Indian Express

Chinese Takeaway: Sushma in Nepal

When External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrives in Kathmandu this week to review the state of bilateral cooperation and prepare for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Nepal, China is bound to loom large.


Related Topix: Nepal, Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Asia, Nepal Travel, China Travel, China, Opinion

3 hrs ago | CNN

Saudi food firm bets on French bread to make the dough

But a bakery opened by a one of the region's foremost gourmet food companies is aiming to change that.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Bread, Baked Goods, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Asia Travel, Travel, China Travel

5 hrs ago | Lifestyles

Discussions underway for major aviation meeting next week

Discussions have been held to set up a meeting of representatives of various international organizations and states that are involved in the airline industry.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

9 hrs ago | Internet Retailer

A Chinese luxury e-retailer raises $100 million for global expansion

Beijing Secoo Trading Co. plans to open stores in Milan, New York and Paris that will cater to Chinese tourists.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Watches, Internet, Science / Technology

9 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

Fear of Flying Amplified by Flurry of Air Disasters

The recent flurry of air disasters does little to comfort nervous fliers, who suffer from what some experts call a "perfect storm" of fears.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Think tank urges Shinzo Abe to stay away from Yasukuni Shrine

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is led by a Shinto priest as he visits Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo in this December 26, 2013 photo.


Related Topix: Shinto, Religion, Travel, Asia Travel, Japan Travel, Tokyo, Japan Travel, China Travel

16 hrs ago |

India in a Changing Asia

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meets with India's Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on June 28, 2014 .


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Li Keqiang, Hamid Ansari, World News, India,

17 hrs ago | China Daily

Lhasa most popular destination for young travelers

Lhasa, the capital of the Tibet autonomous region, is the most popular tourist destination for Chinese youth during summer vacation, Beijing Times reported.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

21 hrs ago |

What are the cheapest days to fly in Canada? looks at data

Canadians should look to fly on a Tuesday if they're travelling domestically or on a Thursday if they're leaving the country, suggests data from the travel website Kayak, which is looking back on its first year in Canada.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel, Internet, Science / Technology, us Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Detroit News

Lives cut short: Hopes, dreams of 298 ended on doomed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother.


Related Topix: New Zealand, Oceania, World News, Asia Travel, Travel, China Travel

China dredging channels in disputed Paracels, Xinhua reports

China is dredging navigation channels in a disputed area of the South China Sea in a move analysts say shows Beijing's increasingly assertive stance over its claims to sovereignty in the region.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Paracel Islands Travel

Daily Times

Pakistani students get leading position in Beijing Summer Camp

ISLAMABAD: Twelve Pakistani middle school students have earned singular honour by taking a leading position among 600 foreign students while participating at the 11-day Beijing International Summer Camp in China that has concluded this week.This was the first time that the Pakistani middle school students, along with their two teachers took part in ... (more)


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Education Etc., World News, Pakistan

U.S. Naval Institute

Peace Ark: Onboard China's Hospital Ship

In 2012, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus visited the People's Republic of China for talks with China's defense ministry.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel,

Victorville Daily Press

Apple Valley school hosts students from China

A private school that has laid out the red carpet to foreign students for years is hosting another group from Asia.


Related Topix: Apple Valley, CA, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Adelanto, CA, Barstow, CA, Hesperia, CA


China media: Cuba ties

State-run Xinhua news agency reports that Mr Xi visited Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro at his residence on Tuesday.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Fidel Castro, Raul Castro

Hindustan Times

China gets ready for maritime cooperation with Maldives

China is willing to help Maldives in training its naval personnel and strengthen cooperation in maritime affairs, Beijing's envoy to the country, Wang Fukang, has said.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Maldives, World News, China, Asia, Maldives Travel, China Travel, Xi Jinping

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wall Street Journal

In Seoul, Go for the Last-Minute Massage Before Boarding

Ethiopian-born, Swiss-educated art dealer Rachel Lehmann spends half of the year on the road shuttling between her galleries in New York and Hong Kong.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Indonesia Travel, China Travel

4 Hoteliers

Carlson Rezidor boosts presence in Chongqing with new Radisson Blu resort.

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and CUTC Chongqing Easpring Hot Spring Development announced the signing of Radisson Blu Resort Chongqing BeiBei in Chongqing, China, which is Carlson Rezidor's fourth hotel in the Southwestern metropolis of Chongqing, a major manufacturing and pharmaceutical hub and one of China's four municipal cities, alongside ... (more)


Related Topix: Asia Travel, World News, China, Asia, China Travel

The Times

Have snacks, will travel

On the road again. And again. And again. What is a frequent flyer to do when he is sick and tired of freebie airline peanuts? Or maybe the hotel reservations were lost and starvation has set in.


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