Category: Economy

The Planetary Health Diet Isn’t Much Use to People Living in Food Poverty

Yves here. Mass market food producers have not been good actors in promoting a healthy diet. Among other things, adding sugar to products makes them taste better and “snacks, drinks, and processed foods that are high in sugar have the highest profit margins.” By Anya Pearson, a freelance journalist and editor, and guitarist in feminist […]

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EU antitrust regulators to block Siemens, Alstom rail merger – sources

BRUSSELS, Jan 18 (Reuters) – EU antitrust regulators will block Siemens and Alstom’s plan to create a Franco-German rail champion, people familiar with the matter said on Friday, after Siemens refused to improve its concession related to its high-speed train technology. The companies’ concessions also failed to address concerns regarding rolling stock and signalling. The […]

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