Asia

BI announces fifth year of growth

UK fine wine merchant BI has announced its fifth year of consecutive growth with sales hitting £95 million in 2018.

Singapore study notes increase in struggle with alcohol abuse

A mental health study in Singapore has found that alcohol abuse is a growing problem in the country, with one in 24 people struggling with it, or 4.1% of the country’s entire population.

Hong Kong adds seven new Michelin-starred restaurants

Michelin Guide has announced the full list of restaurants for the 2019 Hong Kong-Macau Guide, with new two restaurants that are being elevated to three-star status, namely Caprice in Hong Kong's Four Seasons Hotel and Jade Dragon in neighbouring Macau.

Japanese restaurant offers ‘girl’s hair-flavoured’ chicken

A Japanese fast food chain has launched ‘girl’s hair-flavoured’ chicken, adding to a bizarre menu that already includes 'girl's sweat' and 'girl's feet' sauce.

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