The Long, Long Way Around

The president of Russian railways has unveiled a plan for a new trans-Siberian motorway linking the east coast of Russia with the U.S. The highway would create the first modern route from the eastern regions of the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean in the west. The proposal, dubbed the Trans-Eurasian Belt Development (TEPR), would involve…

Loo with a View

The China National Tourism Administration has proposed a three-level classification for public toilets in tourist areas. General requirements: 1.Waiting time should not exceed 10 minutes. ...