Scientist who simulated the global impact of a coronavirus outbreak says ‘the cat’s already out of the bag’ and calls China’s efforts to contain the disease ‘unlikely to be effective’

2020-01-25

‘Probably, the cat’s already out of the bag.’ Eric Toner, M.D. Scientist and scholar Eric Toner, quoted above in an excerpt from a Friday interview with the business-news channel CNBC, explained that China’s efforts to contain the current outbreak of a fast-moving upper-respiratory illness are “unlikely to be effective.” TheRead More →

China’s Geely in talks to take stake in Aston Martin: FT By Reuters

2020-01-10

(Reuters) – China’s Geely Automobile Holding (HK:) held talks with Aston Martin (L:) management and investors as it considers investing into the British luxury carmaker, The Financial Times reported https://www.ft.com/content/d2959822-33a4-11ea-9703-eea0cae3f0de on Friday. Geely is conducting due diligence as it looks at taking a stake in the 107-year-old UK firm, whichRead More →

The battle for China’s meatless market By Reuters

2019-11-18

© Reuters. A man sits next to a poster at the booth of plant-based food company Zhenmeat at VeggieWorld fair in Beijing By Pei Li and Brenda Goh BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. plant-based “meat” makers targeting China like Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat (NASDAQ:) Inc will need to battle homegrownRead More →