Statistics from the State Administration for Market Regulation showed that in 2019, some 809,800 tonnes of labeled organic products were sold, while the total trade reached 67.82 billion yuan (about 10.32 billion U.S. dollars), an increase of 4.67 billion yuan from the previous year. … [Read more...] about Across China: Eco-agriculture market boosts Chinese farmers’ organic drive
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Thanks to ongoing theater closures in major markets such as Los Angeles and New York, drastic reductions in seating capacity for the remaining theaters in operation, and a severe drought of new movie product (as studios catapult almost all of their high-draw titles into next year), the country’s largest cinema chain AMC Theatres is currently seeking $800 million in outside capital just to stay afloat. Still, the company took time out Thursday to all but declare war on Warner Bros., indicating it would penalize the studio’s attempt to close the theatrical window — presumably by limiting the number of Warner movies AMC programs in its theaters. “Clearly WarnerMedia intends to sacrifice a considerable portion of the profitability of its movie division, and that of its production partners and filmmakers, to subsidize its HBO Max start-up,” AMC’s chief executive Adam Aron said in a statement Thursday. “As for AMC, we’ll do all in our power to … [Read more...] about ‘You Just Screwed Up the Film Business’: Panic Over the Warner Bros. News Sets In
"At that price, for most people, it is a once-in-a-lifetime buy," he said. "It might be someone who had a hugely successful business venture or they made a killing in a market. Usually older. We traditionally haven't seen families with young children buying this kind of high-end home." … [Read more...] about In Greenwich, Connecticut, money is no object. Real estate there is on fire
The coronavirus is the worst public health crisis the country has faced in a century, yet in the presidential debate Tuesday night President Donald Trump didn't make even a pro forma statement acknowledging the pain and the suffering of the more than 200,000 American families who have had loved ones die of Covid-19. Nor did the President make any kind of empathetic gesture to the 7 million Americans who have become infected with the coronavirus, many of whom will face health complications that may not be lethal, but that will still leave them seriously ill. … [Read more...] about Who won the first presidential debate?
Like China and Singapore, which have equally successfully linked education and economic prosperity, the Korean story shows that no nation can develop beyond the quality of her education. These countries have all invested heavily in vocational education and training connected with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM, now STEAM) education. They have championed ICT education and funded Research and Development (R&D) and leadership training. Let us not forget that Singapore was ignominiously expelled from the Malaysian federation by the Parliament of Malaysia by 126–0 votes in the morning of August 9, 1965. Today, Singapore is a cynosure of all eyes. … [Read more...] about As Seplat takes STEAM Education a STEP higher