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China National Tourist Office London (CNTO London) has launched an online programme as a theme of ‘All Under One Moon 2021’last Friday. The three-month virtual series kicks off with China’s Mid-Autumn Festival, a traditional lunar calendar...

  Thousands of Tesco workers have won a landmark decision against the supermarket giant in an equal pay case being heard by the European Court of Justice. From Sky news  The shop floor staff, most of whom are women, accused Britain’s...

By Jian Sun on Jun 3rd, 2021

The world’s first Global SinoPhoto Awards Competition results have been announced. Du Baoxian from Australia has become the overall winner of the inaugural Global SinoPhoto Awards (GSPA) and winner of the ACE UK Group Award, ‘Us, Now’...

By Jian Sun on Feb 26th, 2021

Independent distributor Trinity Cineasia together with Filming East Festival and UK-China Film Collab announce the first wave of titles and genres for the first edition of the Chinese Cinema Season. Launching for three months from 12th February...

By Jian Sun on Feb 20th, 2021

Thousands of hospital patients are to be discharged early to hotels or their own homes to free up beds for Covid-19 sufferers needing life-or-death care, according to Guardians report. Hospital chiefs in England intend to start discharging...

By Jian Sun on Jan 13th, 2021

During the coronavirus pandemic, the UK universal credit system has to pay out more credits to those who suddenly in the situation of lost their income and have to face the reality of a new life on benefits, and how opinions of the welfare system...

By Jian Sun on Dec 19th, 2020

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden are criss-crossing Midwestern states that may hold the keys to the White House in a final burst of campaigning. From BBC News Mr. Biden went on the offensive in Iowa, a state...

By Jian Sun on Oct 31st, 2020

The Law of the People’s Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (the ‘HK Security Law’) came into effect at 23:00 Hong Kong time on 30 June, an hour before the 23rd anniversary...

By Jian Sun on Jul 14th, 2020

Factors such as racism and social inequality may have contributed to increased risks of black, Asian and minority communities catching and dying from Covid-19, a leaked report says. By BBC News Historic racism may mean that people are less...

By Jian Sun on Jun 14th, 2020

A 48-year-old mother of twins with no apparent underlying health conditions has died after contracting coronavirus, her family says. By Sky News Caroline Saunby, from New Marske on Teesside, passed away on 29 March, four days after showing symptoms.She...

By Jian Sun on Apr 3rd, 2020