Dan Chung

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China’s Empire of Money Is Reshaping Global Trade

China is building a very 21st century empire—one where trade and debt lead the way, not armadas and boots on the ground. If President Xi Jinping’s …

China

Why It’s Time to Quit Your Job, Travel the World

Millions of Americans obsess over their careers and fret about saving, terrified they won’t have enough to ever retire. The advice now being offered …

Retirement

9 best things to do in Kowloon

<b>(CNN) —</b> Gritty, hectic and mischievous, Kowloon is the Mr. Hyde to Hong Kong Island's genteel Dr. Jekyll. But unlike Mr. Hyde, who was a murderous psychopath, Kowloon is actually quite friendly once you get to know it.<p>First occupied by the British in 1860, Kowloon was home to farming and fishing …

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The Inspiration<p>Fine dining isn’t dead—it’s being redefined. Young Joni represents the fine-dining experience as a place of hospitality, warmth and …

People Are Snorting Chocolate To Get High As The Trend Hits The US

The cocoa snorting trend has made its way from Europe to the US, where one company has just released their new "Coco Loko" powder.<p>An Orlando-based …

Newly opened Zero in Mong Kok, where you can design your own pizza and dessert

The Cafe Deco Group is catering for a younger crowd at Langham Place with its latest establishment, Zero, where diners can choose their toppings for …

Ice Cream

My vertical underwater farming can restore the seas

Log in or create a free account<p>Connect with:<p>Create an account for free access to:<p>A selection of articles hand-picked by the editors available only to …

Secrets of the World’s Biggest Gin Collection

For visitors to Singapore, a trip to the Long Bar at Raffles Hotel is a rite of passage, where you can perch on a padded stool and sip a …

Art Deco

What foods look like before they're harvested may shock you

Having the modern conveniences of just running out to the store and picking up whatever you could possibly want to eat has very few drawbacks. However, you never really get to see what goes into making your food or how it's harvested. Many foods look very different before they are harvested — you …

Health

What You Should Know About Dodd-Frank and What Happens If It’s Rolled Back

On February 3 President Trump issued an executive order directing the Treasury Department to conduct a sweeping review of financial regulation, including Dodd-Frank, the financial reform bill passed, in 2010, as part of the Obama administration’s response to the 2008 financial crisis and subsequent …

Twitter

Sam Kiley, Foreign Affairs Editor<p>The Western world is being suffocated by a gigantic lie. A falsehood far worse than the fantasy that Brexit will …

500 years ago, China destroyed its world-dominating navy because its political elite was afraid of free trade

But by 1525, all of China's "Treasure Fleet" ships had been destroyed — burned in their docks or left to rot by the government. China had been poised to circumnavigate the globe decades before the Europeans did, but instead the Ming Dynasty retracted into itself and entered a 200-year-long …

China

In 1986, Apple Launched a Clothing Line

With a brilliant sense of product design and a knack for always knowing exactly what their customers want next, Apple has developed a cult-like …

The Nine Reservations You Need in Houston

A lot of things have changed since Houston hosted its first Super Bowl in 1974—not least, the dining scene. In the 1970s, the city was dominated by …

The Most Peaceful Place on Earth May Be in the Middle of Tokyo

You don’t come to Tokyo to relax. You come to eat all the uni in sight, zip around on the city’s super-fast metro, shop at glossy department stores, …

Japan

Gundlach: 'trouble' for U.S. stocks if 10-year yield hits above 3 percent

NEW YORK (Reuters) - There will be "trouble for equity markets" if the yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note moves beyond 3 percent, Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, warned on Tuesday.<p>Late Tuesday, the 10-year yield <US10YT=RR> stood at nearly 2.38 percent.<p>In his …

Asia's most exciting 2017 hotel openings | CNN Travel

(CNN) — It already has some of the best destinations on the planet and in 2017 Asia will be able to claim even more of the best hotels as prestigious new venues open up.<p>While historic hotels continue to be a thing, new trends are also an influence, says Sii Eawsakul, founder of ‪LuxuryHunt.com and …

See how Sony Xperia Touch turns any table, counter or wall into an Android 'phone'

Hong Kong's most scenic drives | CNN Travel

Pâté en croûte au foie gras

Préparation de la recette<p>Préparation de la farce<p>Dans un cul de poule, mélanger la farce et le foie gras et déposer le tout dans un cercle …

Apple’s redesigned iCloud․com Photos app comes out of beta for all

After rolling out a redesigned iCloud Photos app to the beta site earlier this month, today the updated experience is now available to all through iCloud.com.<p>The refreshed Photos app, which includes an updated sidebar and scrubber to match the native Mac Photos app, first became available through …

Web Applications

Exclusive: Top French banks sue ECB to reduce capital demands

FRANKFURT/PARIS (Reuters) - France’s top lenders are suing the European Central Bank to get an exemption from holding capital against deposits parked with a state-owned fund, the most high-profile challenge to supervision from Frankfurt to date.<p>The European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters is …

European Central Bank

The Fed is staring at a nasty rate dilemma in 2017 | Financial Times

The Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates last week was the easy part. Synching up monetary policy with new US fiscal policy and the …

Retail sales, producer prices, wages and exchange rates

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Forex

Millionaire seeks greater share in divorce because he is a 'genius', prompting court to examine the meaning of the word

When Oscar Wilde reputedly told a US customs official that he had nothing to declare but his genius, he was, it is assumed, joking.<p>But genius has become a term used in everyday life to describe everything from hot-housed children to footballers, pop stars and celebrity chefs.<p>Now a panel of judges …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Autonomous Mercedes will spare occupants over pedestrians

Ever since autonomous cars became a real thing, people have struggled with the moral dilemma of training these vehicles on what to do when faced with a situation where there is no safe solution. In a recent interview with Car and Driver, Mercedes-Benz executive Christoph von Hugo revealed that …

Learn Python: A Free Online Course from Google

Google has created a free Python class designed for "people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python." A fortunate thing …

Python Programming

Tim Ho Wan Has NYC’s Most Maddening Food Line

New Yorkers are dying to try hot dim sum import <b>Tim Ho Wan.</b> The inexpensive chain, which holds a Michelin star in Hong Kong, kicked opened the doors to its new outpost on the corner of Fourth Avenue and East 10th Street last Friday, with limited hours. The lines have not abated since then, and the …

Hong Kong

Diamonds, Not Marriage, Are Forever for China’s Millennials

Jily Ji was 24 when she got her first diamond ring, a 2.5-carat solitaire given to her by her parents. In the three years since, the executive …