Maria Luz Landero Dacoco

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The ‘cancer’ of corruption in China

Orville Schell is a leading thinker on China. An author who has written 10 books about China, he has helped to define the emerging superpower to the outside world. In an telephone interview with The Globe and Mail from New York, he said the anti-corruption campaign shows an understanding that the …

Call for end to 'throwaway society'

<b>MPs have called for a ban on food waste going in to landfill.</b><p>The report by the Environmental Audit Committee also called for lower VAT on recycled products and longer warranty periods on consumer goods.<p>It concluded that a "circular economy" approach is needed to save resources as the world's …

Mars 2020 rover will pave the way for future manned missions

<b>Nasa's next Martian rover will attempt to make oxygen on the surface of the red planet when it lands there in 2021.</b><p>The rover will carry seven scientific projects, aimed at paving the way for future manned missions, seeking evidence of life and storing samples to be brought back in the future.<p>Among …

Washington D.C.

Cyber extortionists pose growing threat to tech firms

For people making a living online, someone killing their internet connection could put their entire business in jeopardy.<p>This is the threat a new wave of cyber extortionists are holding over tech companies.<p>The weapon the extortionists use is a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack to block …

Cybersecurity

Silicon: After the chip, another revolution?

<b>Summer is upon us and you are almost certainly planning at least one trip to the beach. This year, as you lie back in the sun, put down your book or magazine and sift the sand through your fingers - and take a moment to reflect upon how much of the world economy is built on the stuff.</b><p>I don't mean …

Solar Panels

Isabel Marant's Summer Playlist

CULTURE LISTEN<p><b>With Eighties pop, reggae beats, disco, house and R'n'B vibes, Isabel Marant unveils her Summer playlist exclusively to Vogue.fr</b>

The Fashion Blogger Instagrams to Follow Now

The style bloggers you may not be following yet but should add to your radar.<p>From Scandinavian blondes with minimalistic tendencies to vintage loving New Yorkers and edgy Aussie beauties, see the 18 fashion bloggers you may not be following yet, but definitely should. Plus, follow @HarpersBazaarUS …

L’Oreal Sales Growth Curbed by Sluggish U.S. Demand

<b>NEW YORK, United States —</b> L’Oreal SA, the world’s largest cosmetics company, reported second-quarter sales that missed analysts’ estimates as demand …