Losing Weight in China: Tips and Tricks!

Losing weight in China can seem like an insurmountable challenge, given the abundance of cheap street food options, the pressure to eat with friends and colleagues at every meal, and the language barrier that can make it difficult to ask questions about food ingredients and portion sizes. However, with some attention to preparation, information-gathering, and … Read more

Flights to China from Pakistan: PIA allowed to function Islamabad-Xian direct flights

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) was granted permission by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to operate direct weekly passenger flights to China from Pakistan via the Islamabad Xian-Islamabad course from subsequent month. “PK-856 will leave from Islamabad International Airport every Tuesday for Xian and PK-857 will return to Islamabad at the identical day,” legit … Read more

Shanghai: New preschool and nursery legislation comes into force this January

Effective January 1, 2023, real-time surveillance videos in Shanghai kindergartens will be kept for a minimum of 90 days under new regulations. It is the country’s first regional law for preschool children, approved by the town’s People’s Congress on Wednesday. Corporal punishment, discrimination, insults, abuse and sexual abuse are absolutely forbidden in kindergartens and nursery … Read more

Air China expands its European service

Air China Plane Taking Off

Air China intends to begin service between Wenzhou Longwan International (WNZ) and Milan Malpensa (MXP) on November 28. The airline currently operates two routes to Italy: one weekly flight from Milan to Beijing Capital and a twice-weekly flight from Hangzhou to Rome Fiumicino. Beijing-Milan is currently nonstop on the outbound leg and via Shenyang on … Read more

Flights to China from Ireland may resume in…

Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) may resume direct flights to China from Ireland by the summer thanks to China’s Hainan Airlines, which is considering resuming service to Beijing. Years were spent attempting to establish a direct connection from the capital to China by DAA, the semi-state organization that also manages Cork Airport. 2019 saw Hainan running two services from Dublin to Beijing and Shenzhen in China. But in August of that same year, it stopped operating the Shenzhen route … Read more

Tim Hortons joins forces with Alibaba to entice Chinese coffee drinkers

Tim Hortons

On Thursday, the Chinese operator of Canadian coffee chain Tim Hortons announced a two-year partnership with Alibaba Group’s (9988.HK) grocery chain in which the two will launch co-branded products. According to a statement, e-commerce giant Alibaba’s Freshippo will begin sales next month at its more than 300 stores as well as through its official app. … Read more

Flights to China from Mexico: Hainan Airlines may be considering resuming direct flights

After nearly three years of discontinuing direct flights to China from Mexico, Hainan Airlines (HU) may be looking to resume passenger flights between the two countries. This week, Mexico’s Embassy in China reported that Hainan Airlines may resume service between Beijing International Airport (PEK) and Tijuana International Airport (TJX) (TIJ). Mexico and China lost all … Read more