Most foreign apps are alien to Chinese residents in China. But they don’t need them because local companies have developed copycats that often surpass the originals. We look at four of the most successful ones. By Zigor Aldama
Sepak takraw may have been around since the 15th century, but it’s no forgotten relic. Find out more about the history of this fast-growing sport – and its bid for Olympic recognition
by Selina Tan The concept of a frozen dessert is one that goes back thousands of years. By pouring a mixture of salt and ice over containers of liquid syrup, the Chinese were creating a rudimentary form of ice cream as long ago as 2000 BC. The resulting frozen product...