BEIJING (Reuters) - The sale of luxury food gift boxes in China fell dramatically in 2013, Chinese state media said, in another sign of the impact the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption drive has had on consumer behavior.
Dubai attracted over 7.9 million visitors in the first nine months of 2013, with hotels registering a 17.1 per cent increase in revenue to Dh 15.33 billion compared to the same time last year, according to data by Dubaiâs Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM). âBased on visitor numbers over the last 12 months, we expect conti . . .
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GENEVA Dec 26 (Reuters) - The top U.N. human rights official urged Thailand on Thursday to drop criminal charges against two journalists accused of defamation for citing a Reuters investigation into the role of Thai naval security forces in smug . . .
Curacao - a small Caribbean island popular with tourists - became an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands in October 2010 in a change of constitutional status which dissolved the Netherlands Antilles. The Dutch government remains responsible for defence and foreign policy, and has oversight over Curacao's finances un . . .
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China landed an unmanned spacecraft on the moon on Saturday, state media reported, in the first such "soft-landing" since 1976, joining the United States and the former Soviet Union in managing . . .
Story By: by Jennifer Ludden All Things Considered A basement theater of the National Archives building in Washington was among the many local sites flooded after a week of continuous rain in 2006. "Water was coming through about the . . .
Infinity pools and swanky lobbies are nice, but the room matters when it's a trip for two. In honor of all the romantic getaways coming up for Valentine's Day weekend, we asked some relationship gurus for their romantic room essentials and added a few or our own. A tub . . .