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Terror Attack in Barcelona, Spain Kills 13, Injures 100

Terror Attack in Barcelona, Spain Kills 13, Injures 100

A white van plowed into a crowd near Placa Catalunya square in the Las Ramblas area popular with foreign tourists…

Aug 18, 2017
Yicai Global
Xiamen Airlines Welcome Its First Taiwanese Cabin Crew

Xiamen Airlines Welcome Its First Taiwanese Cabin Crew

Xiamen Airlines organized crew recruitment in Taipei for the first time in March. The first batch of Taiwanese cabin crew members officially joined yesterday.

Aug 17, 2017
Shen Weijia
Readers Rally at 14th Shanghai Book Fair

Readers Rally at 14th Shanghai Book Fair

Readers enjoy the 14th Shanghai Book Fair, which attracted more than 500 publishers and 150,000 different books, held at the Shanghai Exhibition Center from August 16 to August 22.

Aug 17, 2017
Gao Yuwen and Ren Yuming
Baopals Helps Foreigners Shop Online in China

Baopals Helps Foreigners Shop Online in China

Jay, Charlie and Tyler, three Americans living in Shanghai, created a website dubbed Baopals to help foreigners shop online in…

Aug 16, 2017
Shen Weijia
Chinese Bike-Sharing Startup Ofo Announces Its Entry Into Thailand

Chinese Bike-Sharing Startup Ofo Announces Its Entry Into Thailand

After rolling some 500 shared bicycles out onto the streets of Cambridge, UK, Chinese bike-sharing service provider Ofo has now parked its trademark yellow bikes in Thailand.

Aug 16, 2017
Ma Yifei
Baidu Holds Its Summer Party, Robin Li Accompanies His Daughter on Guitar

Baidu Holds Its Summer Party, Robin Li Accompanies His Daughter on Guitar

Baidu’s 2017 Summer Party being held in the company’s Beijing Head Office on Aug. 13. Robin Li’s daughter, Brenda, sings, with Li accompanying her on guitar.

Aug 15, 2017
Yicai Global
Uber Ice Cream Truck Hands Out Freebies in Hangzhou’s Heat

Uber Ice Cream Truck Hands Out Freebies in Hangzhou’s Heat

An ice cream truck rolled out by online ride-hailing platform Uber offers free ice cream at a shopping mall in Hangzhou.

Aug 14, 2017
Yicai Global
Bus Crash on Xian-Hanzhong Expressway Leaves at Least 36 Dead, 13 Injured

Bus Crash on Xian-Hanzhong Expressway Leaves at Least 36 Dead, 13 Injured

A bus crashed on Xian-Hanzhong Expressway at 11.34 p.m. yesterday, leaving at least 36 dead (26 adult males, 8 adult…

Aug 11, 2017
Yicai Global
Hotel in Jiuzhaigou County Post-Quake -- Tourists Sleep in the Open as a Restaurant Succumbs

Hotel in Jiuzhaigou County Post-Quake -- Tourists Sleep in the Open as a Restaurant Succumbs

On Aug. 9, tourists cluster in the parking lot of the InterContinental Resort Jiuzhai Paradise, where is relatively safe, to await evacuation.

Aug 10, 2017
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Jiuzhaigou Suspends Visitor Tours in Wake of Deadly Earthquake

Jiuzhaigou Suspends Visitor Tours in Wake of Deadly Earthquake

Authorities in scenic Jiuzhaigou County, a popular tourist attraction in China’s southwestern Sichuan province, have suspended visitor tours effective Aug.…

Aug 10, 2017
Yicai Global
Beijing Streets Play Host to USD0.03-a-Minute Shared Gyms

Beijing Streets Play Host to USD0.03-a-Minute Shared Gyms

Shared gyms are the next new thing for China’s sharing economy, after CNY0.2-a-minute (USD0.03) indoor treadmills have been set up on the streets of Beijing.

Aug 10, 2017
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Over 35,000 Stranded Tourists Will Be Evacuated From Jiuzhaigou County Today in Wake of Earthquake

Over 35,000 Stranded Tourists Will Be Evacuated From Jiuzhaigou County Today in Wake of Earthquake

More than 35,000 tourists are stranded in Zhangzha town in Jiuzhaigou county, Sichuan province, per preliminary statistics. The local government…

Aug 9, 2017
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