China Is Now World’s Biggest Consumer of Red Wine
China overtook France and Italy last year as the world’s largest consumer ... on one type: red. Chinese drinkers have long believed red wine aids their health, and also associate it with good fortune since red is considered a lucky color.
Chinese New Year Traditions to Manifest Good Fortune
Red is considered a lucky color in Chinese culture; this is why gifts are given in small, red envelopes called hong bao during Chinese New Year. Decorating the home with red and wearing the color is meant to bring good luck, so Chinese homes are strung ...
A Color Revolution in China? Keep It Red
The Norwegian Nobel Committee that awarded the Peace Prize to the jailed dissident Liu Xioabo represents those in the West who believe a color revolution ... policy. China is perhaps the greatest beneficiary of the status quo, so why change it?
Why did this river in China turn red?
and nobody would notice [the color]. … It turned out there wasn’t heavy rainfall yesterday, so the evidence is left behind.” This is not the first “blooding” of a river in China. The Yangtze River turned red in 2012. That turned out to be caused ...
Chinese become world's top tipplers of 'lucky' red wine
LONDON (Reuters) - China has overtaken France and Italy to become the world's number one consumer of red wine ... color of luck and good fortune and white is the color of death" in China, Deglise told Reuters. "So you don't want to drink white, why ...