Top spots to enjoy tea in Taiwan (Taiwan News)

Taiwan has long been known for its love for tea. … is located in a beautiful valley and offers great view of the mountains. It is also famous for its reasonably priced Chinese food and dim sums with range of tea-infused recipes. …

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Fungi expert shares secrets of mushrooms (China Daily)

[Photo/Eric Soudan/Borde] French-based woodland mushroom company Borde was founded in 1920 – Alain Bordes, who represents the third generation of the family-run concern, shares his vast knowledge of fungi.

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CPI rises 1.9 percent in October (China Daily)

China’s consumer inflation rate rose by a higher-than-expected 1.9 percent in October from a year earlier, compared with 1.6 percent in September, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday. … control target of 3 percent the authorities set e…

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Christopher Kimball dishes on ethnic food and the work ethic (Star Tribune)

A lot can happen in two years. Just ask Christopher Kimball, the droll showman of food. You may remember him as the founder, publisher and host of America’s Test Kitchen, a role that went away …

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CPI rises 1.9 percent in October (China Daily)

China’s consumer inflation rate rose by a higher-than-expected 1.9 percent in October from a year earlier, compared with 1.6 percent in September, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday. … control target of 3 percent the authorities set e…

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Made-in-Italy: a ‘Disneyland for foodies’ (AFP)

A gastronomic theme park designed as a celebration of Italy’s field-to-fork food culture opens next week with backers aiming to pull in six million visitors a year. Dubbed a ‘Disneyland for foodies …

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Yobe approves N1.2bn for agric, health, power projects (Daily Trust (Nigeria))

The Yobe State Executive Council has approved N1, 198, 975, 318 to execute agricultural, healthcare, and rural electrification projects, the Commissioner of Information, Home Affairs and Culture, Alhaji Mala Musti told journalists in Damaturu yesterday…

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Taiwan’s Taoyuan airport ranked 6th best in Asia for sleeping (Taiwan News)

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport has been listed this year at No. 6 among the best airports in Asia for sleeping, in an annual internet survey conducted by a Canada-based travel website. … . On the Guide to Sleeping in Airports website, travelers…

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What’s hot on the travel market? (euronews)

Sustainable tourism and authenticity were once again among the buzzwords at this year’s World Travel Market in London. … of the ordinary people in Malaysia. They like to taste the local food and want to see the local culture. “Young people come from …

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Going on a diet only tomorrow? (The Korea Times)

At the end of 2002, the entire 9,200 citizens of Wellington, a South Australian town, excluding children, launched an ambitious project to slash 3 tons or 3,000 kilograms from their total weight, 3 kilos per person at least, over the next three months….

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