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European companies are rethinking their plans for a “closed” China

Foreign direct investment from Germany to China rose by about 30 percent in the first eight months of the year from a year earlier, China’s Ministry of Commerce said on Monday. Vcg | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — European firms in China are reassessing their market plans after this year’s Covid control …

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Grocers rely on technology to deal with ‘extreme obstacles’, but is the strategy paying off or costing more?

According to the trade group’s recently released annual survey, The food retail industry speaks,Investment in technology could hold the key to overcoming these challenges – but at what cost? “Rapid adoption of technology was and is a key component”to overcome challenges​ Leslie Sarasin, president and CEO of FMI, noted that retailers and suppliers seeking balance …

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Grocers rely on technology to deal with ‘extreme obstacles’, but is the strategy paying off or costing more?

According to the trade group’s recently released annual survey, The food retail industry speaks,Investment in technology could hold the key to overcoming these challenges – but at what cost? “Rapid adoption of technology was and is a key component”to overcome challenges​ Leslie Sarasin, president and CEO of FMI, noted that retailers and suppliers seeking balance …

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China’s tourism receipts were below pre-Covid 2019 levels amid lockdowns

National tourism receipts for the long weekend that ended Monday reached 28.68 billion yuan ($4.16 billion), just 60.6 percent of pre-pandemic levels in 2019, according to China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Pictured here are visitors at the Nantong Intercontinental Green Expo Park in Jiangsu province on September 11, 2022. Vcg | Visual China Group …

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4 Takeaways from Investing Club’s Tuesday Morning Meeting

Every weekday, the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer hosts a live “Morning Session” at 10:20 a.m. ET. Here’s a recap of Tuesday’s highlights: Oscillator Says Market Still Oversold Our DVN and CRM Trades Quick Mentions: HON and LLY Watching These Bullpen Stocks 1. Oscillator Says Market Still Oversold Stocks Were in the Red and …

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4 Takeaways from Thursday’s Investing Club Morning Meeting

Every weekday, the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer hosts a live “Morning Session” at 10:20 a.m. ET. Here’s a recap of Thursday’s highlights: Shares fall for fifth straight day Nvidia tumbles as US curbs sales in China Meta to target new monetization Club stock quick strikes: DIS, DHR, COST 1. Shares fall for Wall …

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3 Takeaways from Investing Club’s Wednesday Morning Meeting

Every weekday, the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer hosts a live “Morning Session” at 10:20 a.m. ET. Here’s a recap of Wednesday’s highlights: Jim’s favorite indicator in oversold territory Two stocks the Club is buying Where we stand on Disney 1. Jim’s favorite indicator in oversold territory Stocks moved in and out of the …

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Study finds link between ultra-processed foods and mental health

Nearly one in five adults lives with a mental illness such as depression or anxiety, which are among the leading causes of morbidity, disability and mortality, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. At the same time, consumption of ultra-processed foods has reached record levels in the US. Researchers at Florida Atlantic University’s Schmidt …

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Chinese tech giants post worst growth ever due to zero Covid

Chinese tech giants including Alibaba have seen slower or no growth as China’s economy faces weakness as a result of Beijing’s zero-Covid policy. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images China’s tech giants are coming off their worst quarter of growth on record as a major slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy, fueled by Beijing’s …

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