Tag: Industry

Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

The damage caused by the devastating floods in Germany last week is likely to cost the insurance industry up to five billion euros ...
China’s service industry under pressure from “enormous” inflationary pressures, weak foreign demand

China’s service industry under pressure from “enormous” inflationary pressures, weak foreign demand

China's service sector expansion slowed in May, a private sector survey revealed Thursday, with weaker foreign demand and higher costs putting pres ...
“Big headache” for workshop owners in Hong Kong in factories that are making way for public housing

“Big headache” for workshop owners in Hong Kong in factories that are making way for public housing

Lewis Wong Kam-lang has been repairing industrial printers, machines and electrical appliances in his workshop on the Wang Cheong Factory Estate in ...
Indian seafarers suspended due to coronavirus restrictions are wreaking havoc in the shipping industry

Indian seafarers suspended due to coronavirus restrictions are wreaking havoc in the shipping industry

This is the fourth in a series of reports on the impact of India's Covid-19 crisis on the Indian and Chinese economies and global supply chain rest ...
Can China become a leader in the chip industry when Moore’s Law reaches its physical limits?

Can China become a leader in the chip industry when Moore’s Law reaches its physical limits?

With Moore's Law, which refers to a prediction by Intel co-founder Gordon Moore that the number of transistors in an integrated circuit would doubl ...

UK lawmakers are urging the government to publish big lobbying messages for the pharmaceutical industry

UK lawmakers on Monday urged the government to release all communications to drug companies to understand whether private lobbying ...
Thailand’s “father” of cannabis wants smallholders to be part of the medical marijuana industry

Thailand’s “father” of cannabis wants smallholders to be part of the medical marijuana industry

When Aram Limsakul's son and daughter contracted dengue fever two years ago, he gave the children aged five and four a voriser to inhale the smoke ...
China is making strides in Industry 4.0 revolution as advanced manufacturing outperforms the EU, US and January

China is making strides in Industry 4.0 revolution as advanced manufacturing outperforms the EU, US and January

After China's new five-year plan listed the development of seven major "frontier technologies" as the country's top political priority, it is now h ...