China

Ikea lockdown in Shanghai sparks dispute as China imposes ‘covid zero’

Placeholder while article actions load A sudden lockdown at an Ikea store in Shanghai over the weekend set off a chaotic scene as masked shoppers rushed to the exits amid an effort to quarantine those in the store after authorities discovered several customers were gone. exposed to the coronavirus. Videos of the race spread widely …

Ikea lockdown in Shanghai sparks dispute as China imposes ‘covid zero’ Read More »

Why luxury brands are increasingly giving gifts in China – WWD

As COVID-19 restrictions and lockdowns have created increasing uncertainty in the luxury market in China, consumers and brands alike are looking for ways to forge stronger connections through online channels. During Chinese shopping festivals, such as the “Qixi Festival” (the Chinese Valentine’s Day), gift-giving has emerged as one of the best ways for luxury brands …

Why luxury brands are increasingly giving gifts in China – WWD Read More »

The future of healthcare: digitally streamlined workflows

The healthcare sector is facing a massive transformation thanks to the gradual introduction of digital services. While healthcare is still notoriously lagging behind other industries when it comes to using digital systems, the Covid pandemic has brought to the fore the importance of technology in the healthcare sector. Embracing the digital revolution in healthcare is …

The future of healthcare: digitally streamlined workflows Read More »

Biden signs an industrial policy bill aimed at strengthening competition with China

WASHINGTON – President Biden on Tuesday signed into law a sweeping $280 billion bill aimed at bolstering U.S. chip manufacturing to address global supply chain problems and counter China’s rising influence, part of a renewed effort by the White House to embolden his base around a recent string of legislative victories. Standing before business leaders …

Biden signs an industrial policy bill aimed at strengthening competition with China Read More »

Goettsch Partners Wins Design Competition for New Shanghai Mixed-Use Complex

Goettsch Partners Wins Design Competition for New Shanghai Mixed-Use Complex Thanks to Goettsch Partners PartPart facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986755/goettsch-partners-wins-design-competition-for-new-mixed-use-shanghai-complex Architectural firm Goettsch Partners recently won the design competition for a new complex of eight buildings in the Pudong district of Shanghai. The 244,500 square meter site is one of the last underdeveloped …

Goettsch Partners Wins Design Competition for New Shanghai Mixed-Use Complex Read More »

China expands military exercises, escalates threats against Taiwan

Reply to this story Remark China has announced additional live fire drills in the Bohai and Yellow Seas, while Beijing expresses its anger over a visit to Taiwan by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) with military exercises near the island. The Chinese Ministry of Defense has not announced the purpose of the expanded exercises, as …

China expands military exercises, escalates threats against Taiwan Read More »

Whitmer celebrates CHIPS and the Science Act that will bring supply chain from China to Michigan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2022 Contact: [email protected] Governor Whitmer Welcomes CHIPS and Science Act Bringing China’s Supply Chain to Michigan Executive directive will prepare Michigan to compete for every project and job, leverage a once-in-a-century investment in American manufacturing and lower costs for working families HEMLOCK, Mich. — Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed the …

Whitmer celebrates CHIPS and the Science Act that will bring supply chain from China to Michigan Read More »