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Silk Road

The Silk Initiative Establishes European Presence

New presence in the UK offers opportunity for major European food, beverage, consumer healthcare, and wellness brands as they expand into Asia. Shanghai-based strategic food, beverage, consumer healthcare, and wellness brand consultancy, The Silk Initiative (TSI), is proud to announce the establishment of its UK and EU presence based in…
bubmag
April 1, 2021
Silk Road

Why a Silk Road Travelogue Is Taking China by Storm

Like many in China, Liu Zichao used to consider Central Asia a strange and mysterious land.  The former journalist recalls being on an assignment in the western Chinese city of Khorgos in 2010 and a local truck driver telling him that on the other side of the snow-capped mountains ahead…
bubmag
January 25, 2021
Silk Road

Streams of dreams

(China Daily) The video site Bilibili presents a New Year gala that appeals to younger viewers.Many people just wanted to say goodbye to 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. And many celebrated New Year's Eve by watching galas online or on TV from the comfort of their homes.On Dec 31, Chinese…
bubmag
January 12, 2021
Silk Road

TV media ‘gathers’ to explore international cooperation

(China Daily) Despite the COVID-19 spread hindering in-person international exchanges, more than 70 major television media organizations from over 40 countries and regions "gathered" in Beijing on Dec 15, through a combined online and offline meeting, to discuss the future of global cooperation.Sponsored by China Media Group and organized by the…
bubmag
December 17, 2020
Silk Road

Hard-working Zhang Yimou has more surprises in the bag

China's best-known director Zhang Yimou has three films ready to go and one film in the making, making him one of the most hard-working, efficient and prolific filmmakers in China.His new film, "One Second," is set for release on Nov. 27, its distributors announced on Wednesday. Set in the mid-1970s…
bubmag
October 15, 2020
Silk Road

US says it will blacklist 11 Chinese companies accused of human rights abuses against Uighurs — including subsidiaries of a company that ships coronavirus tests worldwide

The US Commerce Department said it was adding 11 Chinese companies to an export blacklist (or Entity List) over their alleged ties to forced labor of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang.Two of the companies are subsidiaries of BGI, a company that provides coronavirus tests worldwide.BGI, a leading gene-sequencing…
bubmag
July 21, 2020
Silk Road

We Have the Blues (and the Reds)

Happy Monday to you. We’re coming to you with more fun supplies for future projects, current stash, or immediate cast ons! We just added in: Stonehedge Shepherd’s Wool Worsted – Ready to start thinking about fall sweaters yet? This is a beautiful wool for cozying up in. Non-superwash (so it…
bubmag
June 22, 2020