The coffee giant can go the way of KFC by growing too fast, but Beijing, unintentionally, might keep the brand popular by attacking it.
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese detergent maker has apologized to black people hurt by the spread of an ad in which a black man “washed” by its product was transformed into a fair-skinned Asian man. Shanghai Leishang Cosmetics Ltd. Co. has halted the ad, which aired first in social media. The company said in a […]
The rules would be equivalent to Euro V standards; Beijing would go even stricter.
Five times World Champion and female superstar Cecilia Braekhus was thrilled after participating at the 33rd IBF convention in Beijing, China this week. The colombian-born Norwegian holds all [...] The post Braekhus awarded IBF «Female fighter of the year» – hoping to finally arrange a bout in her home country appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Latest device incorporates feedback from both consumers and sound professionals ZTE, a leading global mobile device maker, officially unveiled its latest flagship device, the AXON 7, at the Park Hyatt in Beijing today. During the launch,...Show More Summary
Wang Jianlin, chairman of property giant Wanda Group, attends the China Brand Forum in Beijing. ( STR/AFP/Getty Images) This weekendChina’s massive real estate and entertainment conglomerate, Dalian Wanda, is unveiling the first of a series of “Wanda Cities”. The company, headed by China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin, has overtly taken aim [...]
Although I am posting this in the Beijing airport, there is no relationship between that fact and the content. This report by Susan B. Epstein and Sarah A. Lister was posted on 20 May 2016 by the Congressional Research Service: Zika Response Funding: Request and Congressional Action. Download CRS_Zika Summary...
With drinks served in breast-shaped cups and beers opened with bottle openers shaped like a wooden penis, the father and daughter team behind a Beijing S&M restaurant are encouraging customers to mix food with sex. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
A restaurant with a flair for the erotic is raising eyebrows in China Does beer taste better or worse when drunk from a penis-shaped mug? Ask customers at a Beijing restaurant called Ke'er, where according to Reuters, the owners — who...Show More Summary
The news follows revelations last week that retested samples from 31 athletes in the 2008 Beijing Games had suspicious results.
"Why does Beijing still hesitate to kick off its oil futures trading on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange?" Mexican political analyst Alfredo Jalife-Rahme asks.
Beijing has responded to the G7's attempt to confront China over the South China Sea dispute, by sharing its plans to turn the islands into a tourist resort similar to the Maldives.
LONDON (AP) — Nearly two dozen athletes tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics, adding to the more than 30 already caught in retesting from the 2008 Beijing Games.
The move is an example of how U.S. tech companies are localizing products as Beijing tightens control of technology within its borders.
A G7 statement favoring compliance with international law and opposing unilateral actions, clarified the position of participating world leaders on the South China Sea issue. The statement ignored Beijing’s request that the maritime dispute not be discussed by the Group of Seven leaders during their 2-day meet in Shima, Japan, May 26 and 27, 2016.... Show More Summary
Positive results from retesting of samples taken for 2012 London Olympics add to dozens already in hot water over Beijing Games
image credit YouTube A Beijing company has unveiled spectacularly futuristic designs for a pollution-busting, elevated bus capable of gliding over the nightmarish mega-jams for which urban China has become notorious.Plans for the so-called Transit Explore Bus were showcased earlier this month at a technology expo in the Chinese capital. Show More Summary
This picture taken on January 7, 2015 shows a member of staff waiting for customers at a Xiaomi shop in Beijing. WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images Xiaomi’s next generation fitness tracker will go on sale on 7 June. That’s the word direct from Lei Jun, the Chinese company’s CEO. The bad news is [...]
BEIJING (AP) — General Motors Co.’s main Chinese joint venture is recalling 2.2 million cars to deal with insufficient corrosion resistance on crankcase valves. The recall was ordered after Shanghai-GM received complaints about engine damage, according to the country’s product quality regulator. Show More Summary
A model of a "Transit Elevated Bus" that will travel above China's road traffic had its debut at the Beijing International High-Tech Expo.