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Langham Place hotel set to open in Xiamen this year

Langham Place Haining   Located in the city of Haining, the new Langham Place property will form part of an integrated complex comprising a shopping centre, offices and residential apartments.   “We are delighted to introduce the Langham Place brand to the rapidly growing city of Haining. Together with the developer Mingly Corporation, we will create a luxury hotel that will be the centerpiece of this exciting new urban development,” said Langham’s CEO, Brett Butcher.   Scheduled to open in 2014, the new Langham Place Haining will

India set to overtake China as world's most populous country from 2028: UN

India's population is forecast to continue to grow until 2050, according to the United Nations   India looks set to overtake China as the world's most populous country from 2028, according to the United Nations. At that point, both nations will number 1.45 billion people each. Subsequently India's population will continue to grow until the middle of the century, while China's slowly declines. The UN also estimates that the current global population of 7.2 billion will reach 9.6 billion by 2050. That is a faster rate of growth than previously estimated.