ChinaEconomy

Beijing's gambling campaign sparks race for casino cash

Fears of a new Beijing campaign against gambling outside the jurisdiction of the Interior, which will include Macau, sparked a race for deposits at casinos and gambling companies, also known as junkets. According to an article published yesterday by the Reuters news…
Society

Stockholm Nobel ceremony replaced with televised event

The traditional Nobel Prize ceremony in Stockholm has been cancelled for the first time since 1944 in favour of a televised event due to the coronavirus pandemic, organisers announced Tuesday. Under normal circumstances laureates are invited to Stockholm to receive their…
SocietyWorld

Companies in Japan that help people disappear

Businesses allow customers to quietly withdraw from their lives and still provide hosting Around the world, from the United States to Germany or the United Kingdom, several people decide to disappear without a trace, leaving their homes, jobs and families to start another…
SocietyWorld

Covid-19: Pandemic killed 961,531 people worldwide

The new coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 961,531 people worldwide since WHO declared the disease in China in late December, according to a balance sheet made today by AFP, from official sources. More than 31,110,400 cases of infection have been officially…