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Beijing’s disappearing street food

Posted on Jun 30th, 2014 - By anna - 0 Comments

The end of Beijing BBQ? ... "'Nobody goes there anymore; it's too…

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Shanghai’s Forgotten Food Streets

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 - By foodie - 0 Comments

With the recent shutdown of many of Shanghai's "big-name food zones" due to authoritative regulations on food safety, the Shanghaiist featured an…

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Street Peddler Beaten and Paralyzed By Shanghai Chengguan

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 - By foodie - 0 Comments

A street food vendor in Sanya, Hainan was beaten by a chengguan after an argument broke out over the position of her cart and its obstruction of…

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French Students Sell Crepes In Shanghai, Flee From Chengguan

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 - By foodie - 0 Comments

Two French study abroad students of Tongji University  set up a cart selling crepes near their campus in 2011. Their stand gained attention from…

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Discarded Food Waste Slop Recycled Into Cheap Cooking Oil

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 - By foodie - 0 Comments

China Smack posted repulsive images of gutter oil that had been 'refined' to be reused and resold as cheap cooking oil for restaurants that were…

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Man Offers $16,112 Reward to Test Youtiao

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 - By anna - 0 Comments

China Daily reported about a man named Wang Dawei, a youtiao street food vendor from Weifang in East China's Shandong province, who offered a…

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Night markets planned for summer trial run

Posted on Jan 24th, 2014 - By francesca v - 0 Comments

from ShanghaiDaily Shanghai will start taking registrations for night food stalls around May as it explores building its own version of Taiwan’s…

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Night market vendors find new home

Posted on Jan 4th, 2014 - By francesca v - 0 Comments

from ShanghaiDaily A POPULAR night market formerly in Zhabei District has been resurrected in Baoshan District with the same vendors. This…

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Shanghai to regulate food stalls at nights

Posted on Dec 5th, 2013 - By francesca v - 0 Comments

from ShanghaiDaily Shanghai is working on a draft plan to regulate the night markets in the city. The Shanghai Food and Drug Administration is…

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Pengpu night market shuts, buses to run normally again

Posted on Nov 29th, 2013 - By francesca v - 0 Comments

from ShanghaiDaily A POPULAR night market in Zhabei District will be shut down following renewed efforts to drive away illegal vendors, the…

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Night market forces buses to change routes

Posted on Nov 26th, 2013 - By francesca v - 0 Comments

from ShanghaiDaily The Shanghai No. 5 Bus Co said it was forced into making changes on some of the bus routes because of traffic jams caused by a…

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