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Cheap and cheery: Japan's Fast Retailing last month opened a 37,500 square foot Uniqlo store in the iconic Causeway Bay, which overtook New York's Fifth Avenue as the world's most expensive retail location.
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Hotel art fairs are the antithesis of the "white cube" concept for a gallery space, and some consider it decidedly unfashionable.
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Chinese premier Li Keqiang and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh before address a joint press briefing in New Delhi.
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Hotel, industry and travel news from around Greater China; this week: China's inflation, less government control, Uncle Sam's open and more... CHINA'S APRIL INFLATION FORECAST TO BE 2.2% According to China Daily, the Bank of Communications expects the CPI, a main gauge of inflation, to come in at 2.2 percent in April, and inflation to be mild ... (more)
China says it is urging North Korea to release a Chinese fishing boat whose owner publicized the plight of its 16 crew in an online account saying they were seized by gun-wielding North Koreans earlier this month and held for ransom.
Intrepid My Adventure Store has an eight-day tour of Tuscany including five nights' hotel accommodation, two nights on a farm estate, seven breakfasts, three lunches, three dinners, transport and sightseeing on tour, and an expert English-speaking tour leader from $3490 a person, twin share.
A RELAXING day spa need not be a luxury reserved only for adults. The Maldives Hilton now offers spa treatments for kids and families.
TOKYO: An aide to Japan's premier said yesterday he had held "sincere" talks with North Korean officials during his controversial visit to the country.
Melia Hotels International Gremio Toneleros, 24. Poligono Industrial Son Castello Palma de Mallorca, 07009 Spain Phone: +34 971 22 44 00 Fax: +34 971 22 44 08 Visit Website New milestone in the partnership between Chinese Greenland and Melia Hotels International: the "Qube Frankfurt", first Greenland hotel in Europe New milestone in the partnership ... (more)
Horizontal: it's one of curator Yuko Hasegawa's preferred words, though she is anything but.
Daisy Wyatt has newly joined the Independent online team as an arts and entertainment writer.
The 2013 University of Colorado students who have received Fulbright offers and their destination countries are: Ulyana Horodyskyj, Nepal; Renee Payne, Brazil; Elise Pizzi, China; Sean Planchard, Spain; Ian Rowen, Taiwan; Amelia Schubert, China; Eric Simley, Denmark; Levin Sliker, Italy; Marin Toscano, China; Andrea Watson, Chile; Claire Waugh, ... (more)
A comprehensive media center will be built by the Beijing Service Bureau for Diplomatic Missions by 2015, facilitating the work and life of the increasing number of foreign journalists in China.