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Bakery China 2018 turn out reflects rapid growth


China's bakery industry has entered a period of rapid growth, averaging around 20 percent between 2003 and 2016, and emerging as a global leader in the industry.

Experiencing everything Taipei has to offer

Taking about Taiwan, the first thing most people think of is food! Enjoying an unparalleled reputation when it comes to snacks and fruit, the island attracts numerous visitors every year looking to satisfy their appetite.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/27 5:03:41

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
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Learning Chinese

Cell 夺命来电
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Horoscope

Happy birthday: It is perfectly within your rights to change your mind about something. Although it may cause others some inconvenience, if you feel strong enough about an issue do not hesitate to stick to your guns. Your lucky numbers: 3, 7, 9, 11, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/27 5:03:40

What the pho? Vietnam streetfood cocktails make a splash

With his daring pho cocktail inspired by Vietnam's signature beef noodle soup, Hanoi's leading hipster bartender Pham Tien Tiep is hoping to elevate the drinking scene in a city better known for its raucous outdoor beer dens.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/27 5:03:39

China's crayfish industry on the rise

It is lunch time and dealers are busy bargaining and loading trucks with boxes of crayfish in a market in Qianjiang, a city in Central China's Hubei Province famed for its crayfish.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/27 5:03:39

Learning Chinese

niche scenic areas 小众景区
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Horoscope

Happy birthday: The universe has been trying to send you a message but you have been too distracted to listen. It would be a good idea to take some time out today for some quiet reflection. Listen to your heart and you won't go wrong. Your lucky numbers: 1, 6, 8, 13, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/26 15:08:40

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/26 15:03:40

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/25 19:03:40

Learning Chinese

stock market shake-up 股市震荡
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/25 18:58:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Do not push yourself too hard today since you are going to need all the energy you can muster for tomorrow. Focus on smaller tasks that won't take too much of your time. Money is getting tight, so make sure you stick to a budget. Your lucky numbers: 1, 2, 6, 12, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/25 18:48:40

Chinese-Japanese gastronome combines Western cuisine with China's traditional calendar

The 24 solar terms that are part of the traditional Chinese calendar were added to UNESCO's intangible cultural heritage list in November of 2017. These roughly two-week long periods were vital tools for farmers in ancient China since they acted as an almanac of sorts that allowed them to know what time of the year activities such as planting seeds and harvesting crops were to take place.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/25 18:18:39