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The country's slowing economy - worst in past three decades - and US-China trade spilled into businesses across the country and tainted the country's wine growth


Viticulture Data Journal is a new publication that just went live with it's first editorial and published paper


More than 600 global wine and spirits professionals and industry influencers gathered at the City of London's historic Guildhall to celebrate the annual Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Awards & Graduation Ceremony. Hosted by WSET Honorary President Steven Spurrier alongside Chief Executive Ian Harris, the occasion saw The Wine Show presenter and WSET Alumnus Joe Fattorini open the ceremony with a keynote speech to the largest ever graduating class of Level 4 Diploma students. This year 665 new WSET Diploma graduates were honoured, representing a 25% increase on the previous year. Graduates came from 30 different course providers across 18 countries worldwide.


Backed by the Chinese government, WBWE Asia places a strong emphasis on opening up the global market for Chinese wineries, as well as providing a platform for industry professionals around the world to meet and mingle.


By 2030, nearly all of the world's luxury markets will look completely different because of massive disruption, and, in many cases, those drastic changes will come at the hands of technology.


Some say it takes 300 shots to learn to love baijiu. Beijing loves it so much it recently spent three times its defense budget on the drink.


In a category that has been experiencing explosive growth and highly publicized shortages, Tenjaku Japanese Whisky announces its entry into the U.S. market. The 80 proof/40% ABV whisky carries an MSRP of $39.99.


The "Champagnes Market Trends in China" report has been added to's offering.


Kweichow Moutai, one of the country's most valuable listed companies, will transfer a stake to a company controlled by its regional government


MANILA (Reuters) - At least 11 people have been killed and more than 300 treated in hospital after drinking coconut wine in the Philippines, including some who were celebrating at a Christmas party, health and local authorities said on Monday. The poisoning occurred in Laguna and Quezon, two provinces south of Manila, and all had consumed lambanog, a drink popular in provinces and consumed widely during holidays and celebrations. Many were admitted to hospitals on the urging of mayor Vener Munoz in Rizal, Laguna, where the deaths occurred between Thursday and Sunday.


Although Japan is best known for sake, historians have found that another alcoholic beverage predates this tipple in the country by centuries: wine.


Starting 2020 ankita will focus on China, European and US markets.


Amid civil unrest and growing competition from rival events, Hong Kong's annual International Wine and Spirits Fair offered compelling speakers and insights. Felicity Carter reports.


The Trump administration and China are close to finalizing a modest trade agreement that would suspend tariffs that are set to kick in Sunday, de-escalating their 17-month trade war. "We're close to a deal," said Myron Brilliant, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's head of international affairs, who has been briefed by both sides. Brilliant said the administration has agreed to suspend Trump's plans to impose tariffs on $160 billion in Chinese imports Sunday and to reduce existing tariffs, though it wasn't clear by how much


The name Ao Yun means "flying above the clouds;" it's a reference to the vineyard's location beneath Meili mountain in China's Yunnan province near Tibet


Beaujolais Nouveau makes and interesting study, if only because it can be, and often is, written off as a fad or a gimmick.


Batten down the hatches: Hotels and restaurants in Hong Kong have been struggling as protests continue ... A number of events were cancelled over the past few months ... it means smaller sales forces, stricter spending on marketing and maximizing operating expenses ... the number of visitors entering Hong Kong was nearly 44 percent lower in October than in October 2018 ...


The cabernet blend labeled Long Dai debuted at the company's winery in Qiu Shan Valley, in China's northeastern Shandong Peninsula, in September. It won't arrive in the U.S. until 2020, and only 100 cases will be imported. They'll be available at a few top shops and restaurants, but the majority of the 2,500-case inaugural release will be sold in China.


The 16-month dispute between the world's two biggest economies has nothing to do with wine. The Trump administration accuses China of stealing U.S. technology and forcing American companies to hand over trade secrets and has slapped tariffs on more than $360 billion worth of Chinese imports. China disputes the allegations.


Overall the sale was 84% sold by lot and 89% by value with a final total of HK$28.9m (US$3.7m). Christie's reported that there was "global interest" with bidders from 13 countries, across four continents. As might be expected, the top two lots came from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti; a six-bottle case of Romanée-Conti 1999 (HK$937,500/US$120,836) and some of the 1989 (HK$750,000/US$96,669).

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