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Tipping in United States
Doling out gratuities can be a minefield. Here's your free guide to keeping everyone happy (service charge not included)

CULINARY JOURNEYS

Asia's 50 best restaurants 2015
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Chinese banquets

How to survive a Chinese drinking frenzy

How to survive a Chinese drinking frenzy

Being the guest of honor at a Chinese banquet is like being a pinata at a Mexican birthday party. Here's how to (sort of) escape the punishment