Daily Archives: November 4, 2020

Xinhua Silk Road: First handicraft masterpiece exhibition kicks off in E China’s Dongyang

BEIJING, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The first “masters of China” exhibition showcasing handicrafts created by Chinese artists and master craftsmen kicked off in Dongyang, east China’s Zhejiang province on last Sunday and will last until Thursday, aiming to promote the development of arts, crafts and rosewood furniture sectors in

US Among Top Contributors to Ocean Plastic Pollution

The United States contributes much more to ocean plastic pollution than previously estimated, according to a new study.

“Plastic pollution is … one of the three major threats to the future health of the oceans,” said George Leonard, chief scientist at Ocean Conservancy and a co-author of the study. “Plastics …

Asian Markets Post Another Day of Gains Despite Unsettled US Presidential Election

Asian markets have posted another day of solid earnings Wednesday as investors shrugged off the unresolved U.S. presidential election.

Japan’s benchmark Nikkei index gained 1.7%. The Composite index in Shanghai is up 0.1%. South Korea’s KOSPI index closed 0.6% higher, while the TSEC index in Taiwan gained one percent.

Australia’s …