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    Harnessing the force of nature

    A new exhibition examines the work of Tiffany designer Jean Schlumberger and the way he was inspired by the natural world to create objects of splendor, Lin Qi reports. He was a World War II veteran who survived the Dunkirk…

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    Beijing book expo brings literature to the young

    The fifth China Children’s Book Expo (CCBE), taking place in Beijing’s Cultural Palace of Nationalities through July 23, explores new ways of introducing literature to the young in China. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the…

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    Kiki noodles suits China’s diners to a tea

    After garnering hundreds of posts from celebrities and fans over the past year, diners in Shanghai can finally enjoy Kiki noodles and Kiki tea. In 1991, the first Kiki restaurant was founded in Taipei, specializing in combining Taiwan flavors and…

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    Cooler Xinjiang lures tourists beat by heat

    Region named one of the best places to visit to escape scorching temperatures Tourism in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region is seeing a continuous boom as the region has emerged as a popular destination for travelers looking to avoid the…

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    Cinema’s summer love story

    The sunny weather is heating up China’s cool first-half box-office returns as out-of-school students flock to theaters, Xu Fan reports. For three consecutive weeks since the start of summer vacation, China’s weekly box-office revenue has surpassed 1 billion yuan ($145.3…

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    Home on the range

    Though the slow-food movement exists worldwide, such languorous approach to cuisine and eating seems little appreciated in Hong Kong. However, five years after launching Aberdeen Street Social, a glamorous collaboration in the gardens of PMQ between JIA Group founder and…

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    Aussie college launches leadership bursaries

    SYDNEY – Western Australia’s Curtin University has launched the Meng Fei Innovative Future Leadership Scholarship program in honor of the host of one of the world’s biggest television shows, If You Are the One. The Chinese star said at the…