Mainland Follies: Fashion giant accused of ‘uglifying’ Chinese women with freckled model

An ad for fashion behemoth Zara featuring a freckled Chinese model has sparked a good old fashioned social media showdown, with accusations of cultural insensitivity being lobbed on one side, and charges of body-shaming leveled on the other. The ad, for a new range of cosmetics, shows Chinese model Li Jingwen appearing, ironically, more or ...

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(Road) Warrior Pose: Cathay Pacific adds yoga space to HK airport lounge

(Road) Warrior Pose: Cathay Pacific adds yoga space to HK airport lounge

It doesn’t feel like exaggeration to suggest that air travel, with all its attendant cramps, cricks, and general discomfort, is more often than not a living hell. It was perhaps...


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