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Hony buys Pizza Express

Hony buys Pizza Express

(Photo credit: Flickr – david george) The British restaurant chain Pizza Express has been sold to Hony Capital, a China-based private equity firm, in a deal worth £900 million or roughly 9 billion RMB. Transnational acquisitions are not rare, so…
Leave, Stay and Return

Leave, Stay and Return

(Photo credit: Flickr – redlegsfan21) When Shiony Pepe’s daughter heard that her mother was going to leave home for work, she was excited that her mother would be able to start sending her money and dresses soon. At that time, this…
Stumbling Blocks for Love

Stumbling Blocks for Love

(Image credit: Steve Webel – Flickr) Another Friday night, at 9:30pm, the bustling Sichuan restaurant located on Ho Fuk Street closes its doors. Waiters move tables away, turning the outdoor terrace on the 5th floor into a spacious club. Shrouded in…
‘Dad, Where are We Going?’

‘Dad, Where are We Going?’

Picture: Sina.com Millions of people across China are eagerly waiting for the last episode of reality TV show ‘Dad, Where are We Going?’. This show, introduced from South Korea to China and produced by Hunan Television, has been a huge…