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Chinese New Year in London

Seafoodhot and sour soup (two bowls), aromatic duck rolls, lobster with ginger onnoodles, wasabi king prawns, fish and asparagus, beef and mango … Dish followedcalorie-laden dish, the wine flowed and the Blog welcomed in the Year of theDragon in a manner which would be a major health risk if continued for morethan one night. Itwas […]

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Happy New Year 2012

A fantastic and prosperous Happy New Year 2012 to all Blog readers. Let’s go into the new year with enthusiasm and optimism, despite all the predictions of imminent economic meltdown not to mention the Mayan End of Times prophecy for 2012.   Why not download a jolly free wallpaper and choose some small manageable resolutions […]

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Happy Year of the Rabbit

The Blog has received its first Lunar New Year e-greetings card, welcoming the Year of the Rabbit on 3-4 February 2011.   “Gong Xi Fa Cai!  Xin Nian Kuay Ler!” says the card from my shipbroker friend Mark S.   “May the Rabbit fulfil your desires and bring your dreams closer.”   An excellent sentiment, […]

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Happy New Year 2011

A great big Happy New Year 2011 to all Blog readers. Brighten up the first day back in the office by downloading a cheerful free wallpaper, and resolve to do everything better this year. All the best to you, your family and your colleagues from everyone at the Blog and elsewhere at ICIS.

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Season’s Greetings for 2010

A nice Season’s Greetings card from Total’s European Aromatics Trade Team has arrived in the Blog email inbox this afternoon. It was quite a thin year for seasonal greetings, so let’s share this one around.

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