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Science & Tech
The People's Republic of The Future
Over the past 40 years, the fishing village of Shenzhen has been reborn as a futuristic metropolis bursting with factories. Bloomberg Businessweek's Ashlee Vance traveled to the heart of China's tech revolution to witness this new reality firsthand.
Kenyans get hooked on fish leather
6 Dec 2018
A food factory in northern Kenya is turning fish skins in to leather, providing a light and durable alternative to endangered animals.
German clothing discounter KiK on trial for Pakistan factory fire
29 Nov 2018
In 2012, more than 250 people died in the fire that engulfed the factory of KiK's supplier in Pakistan. Should KiK be responsible for working conditions in its supplier company? A court in Germany is set to decide.
Hayat Kimya unveils multi million dollar factory in Ogun state
27 May 2017
Hayat Kimya unveils multi million dollar factory in Ogun state.
South Africa avoids recession as mining rebounds
7 Sep 2016
South Africa's economy expanded the most in two years in the second quarter, lifted by a rebound in mining and factory output, while the rand gained the most in two months.