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China’s insistence on food security is hurting consumers

Food security was featured prominently during the Two Sessions that ended on March 11, the country’s most important annual political meeting. Both President Xí Jìnpíng 习近平 and outgoing premier Lǐ Kèqiáng 李克强 highlighted their concerns about keeping China’s food supply secure. One of the slogans that came out of the…
bubmag
March 21, 2022
Protectionism

Market protectionism; raising the drawbridge – Ivo Vegter

This is a great treatise on the dangers of protectionism, the last resort of states desperately trying to compensate for their lack of competitiveness on the global market. South Africa is no exception. Free trade – that is, the opposite of ‘buy-local’ policies – allows consumers to pay less for…
bubmag
February 18, 2022
Protectionism

Sixth Belt and Road Summit opens today

HONG KONG, Sept 1, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The sixth Belt and Road Summit, jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today. The two-day event is being held online this year under the theme…
bubmag
September 1, 2021
Protectionism

Shield Works UK Owned China Based IP Protective Manufacturing at their 1st UK Trade Show – Subcon Show

Shield Works Precision Manufacturing is a fully British-owned OEM Manufacturing and IP Protective Assembly Facility based in China that "reinvents traditional China-based product supply" will be attending the Subcon Show in Birmingham UK. With fingerprint-access-only zones, 24/7 live video stream, and ISO standard practices, Shield Works aims to help foreign…
bubmag
August 24, 2021