A : Amari, I’ve finished drafting the contract for that project we discussed last time. When would be a good time to swing by your office?
B : I’m not sure. I’ll need to check my boss’ itinerary first.
A : I have to remind you thatFULL STORY
US coffee giant Starbucks unveiled its first ever coffee house on rails on Nov. 14, promising to add a caffeine boost to train rides in Switzerland.
The coffee goliath, which has rapidly been conquering Europe since it opened its first store on the continent in theFULL STORY
A: Are you ready for the marketing meeting briefing?
B: I’m preparing last month’s revenue data right now.
A: The president is taking this meeting very seriously, so the briefing needs to show your skill set.
B: It’s a good opportunity to display my ability. I won’t letFULL STORY
Being sedentary, not drinking enough water and staying up late at night are just a few of the 10 worst habits that can make you susceptible to falling ill. How many do you have? The results of the latest version of a national survey onFULL STORY
The retiring head chef of the Elysee Palace spills the beans on the eating habits of French presidents.
Bernard Vaussion described the presidents he served as “gourmands,” but singled out Jacques Chirac as having a particularly fine palate.
Chirac, who once openly criticized British cuisine, enjoyed calf’sFULL STORY
A : Hello, is this Juniper Hotel? I’d like to make a reservation for the conference hall.
B : No problem. When would you like to reserve it for and how many people?
A : I need it for noon next Saturday. There will be around 125FULL STORY
The number of people moving out of Greater Kaohsiung from January to October this year exceeded the number of people moving in by 1,059 people, making it the only one of the five special municipalities with a decreasing population. According to Greater Kaohsiung City CouncilFULL STORY
Civil unions should not be reserved for heterosexual couples, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Nov. 7, condemning Greece for creating a “life partner” legal category that excludes gays.
Judges in Strasbourg said that authorities in Orthodox Christian Greece had not offered “convincingFULL STORY
A: Did you hear? Two of the new people who started last week already quit.
B: So fast? It seems like none of the new people recently stay here very long.
A: I guess they don’t think it suits them.
B: There’s always a period of adjustment atFULL STORY
According to a survey conducted by doctors, 62 percent of HIV-positive people left their jobs because they have HIV, which included being forced to quit after it was discovered that they had the virus, being talked about by colleagues, or even because their superiors demandedFULL STORY