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Youngest self-made female billionaire

Youngest self-made female billionaire

Beijing, China – March 20, 2017 – Hangzhou-based ‘media & entertainment queen’ Wu Yan, chairman of Hakim Unique Media Group is, at 36-year-old, the youngest self-made billionaire. Photo: Hangzhou-based ‘media & entertainment queen’ Wu Yan is, at 36-year-old, the youngest self-made billionaire. She is currently chairman of Hakim Unique Media Group. The Guinness World Records world record for the richest …

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Longest Table: China set world record

Longest Table: China set world record

Beijing, China – March 12, 2017 – Chinese ethnic minority group Dong from the central and southern mountains of China, broke the Guinness world record for the world’s longest feast table with more than 10,000 people seated at a 3.7 kilometer (2.3 miles) long table. Photo: The Chinese ethnic minority group Dong from the central and southern mountains of China, …

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China Offbeat News: Beijing Tackles Toilet Paper Theft With Facial Recognition

China Offbeat News: Beijing Tackles Toilet Paper Theft With Facial Recognition

Automatic toilet paper dispensers using face scanners are put on trial at a public toilet in Beijing with the aim of reducing paper usage. The toilet is located at the Temple of Heaven Park, a popular tourist site in Beijing, China. The park has provided free paper in its public toilets for 10 years but has reported seriously excessive use. …

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Chinese New Year Images for Facebook, WhatApp

Chinese New Year Images

Chinese New Year Images for Facebook, WhatApp: Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. Celebrations traditionally run from the evening preceding the first day, to the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of …

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Fastest Bed: UAE breaks Guinness World Record

Fastest Bed: UAE breaks Guinness World Record

Umm Al Quwain, UAE – January 14, 2017 – Online accommodation booking website Hotels.com partnered with British race car driver Tom Onslow-Cole to create the world’s fastest mobile bed; Tom drove the motorized mattress 83.8 miles per hour on a track at the Emirates Motor Sports Complex in Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates, setting the new world record for …

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USA breaks Guinness World Record: Most Couples Kissing Under the Mistletoe

USA breaks Guinness World Record: Most Couples Kissing Under the Mistletoe

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, USA – December 13, 2016 – Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE:SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, now holds the world record title for the Most couples kissing under the mistletoe; 839 couples joined hands and kissed for at least 10 seconds under romantic sprigs of live mistletoe provided by Mistletoeing.com to break the previous Guinness …

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China Weird News: Meet Obama lookalike but it’s Made in China

China Weird News: Meet Obama lookalike but it's Made in China

For former security guard Xiao Jiguo, a Chinese Barack Obama-lookalike who commands as much as $1,000 per performance, the future is looking uncertain as the US president prepares to leave office. Xiao now worries whether he will still get calls to shows where he copied Obama, speaking in “fake English”, after the American leader completes his term in January. The …

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China – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

China – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: People’s Republic Capital: Beijing Location: In central and eastern Asia, together with some offshore islands, the country has borders with Mongolia, North Korea, Vietnam, Laos, Burma, India, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan and Afghanistan Area: 9,596,961 sq km National composition: Chinese (Han, 95%) and about 50 minorities Religions: Confucianism, Buddhism, Taoism Official language: Chinese (Mandarin), together with major local …

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USA breaks Guinness World record: Most tomatoes harvested from one plant

USA breaks Guinness World record: Most tomatoes harvested from one plant

Orlando, Florida, USA – November 8, 2016 – A total of 32,194 tomatoes were harvested from the massive “tomato tree” growing inside the Walt Disney World Resort’s experimental greenhouses in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, which is a new world record for the Most tomatoes harvested from a single plant in one year. Photo: With a harvest of more than 32,000 …

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China Guinness World Records: Most watermelons on a single watermelon plant

China Guinness World Records: Most watermelons on a single watermelon plant

Beijing, China – November 8, 2016 – A Chinese watermelon plant just broke a Guinness World Record by sprouting 131 enormous fruit, with each melon weighed an average of 10 kilograms, or 22 pounds; Zhengzhou Research Seedling Technology Co., Ltd., a Chinese agricultural technology company, created the mass-producing plant, codenamed “Tianlong 1508”, which sets the new world record for the …

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