A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald’s said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat in its chicken nuggets.
The parking spaces outside a Chinese shopping mall are distinctive: marked out in pink, signposted “Respectfully reserved for women”, and around 30 centimeters wider than normal.
Porcupines in cages, endangered tortoises in buckets and snakes in cloth bags – rare wildlife is on open sale at a Chinese market, despite courts being ordered to jail those who eat endangered species.
A therapist pours alcohol over a patient and sets him alight—for some in China, playing with fire is a treatment for illness.
By Alex Y. Vergara
The White House’s go-to company for fine china is finally in the Philippines. Pennsylvania-based Lenox recently joined the long list of distinguished home brands exclusively carried by Rustan’s.