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BRICKwatch

The acronym BRIC was coined in 2001 by economist Jim O’Neill in his paper ‘Building Better Global Economic BRICs’. As you’ll already know, it refers to Brazil, Russia, India and China, which are/were fast becoming economic powerhouses on the global … Continue reading

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World’s tallest cake made in shopping centre in Luoyang, China (Guinness World Record)

8 metres tall 8 layers Weighs 8,000kg 500kg of eggs 260kg of flour 200kg of cream 100kg of fruit 80kg of chocolate 20 chefs More than 24 hours Shared out amongst 3,000 people

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Stat of the day (The Times)

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