Control and Diversification: New Study from PolyU and UG Uncovers Corporate Strategies Amidst Rising Geopolitical Risk – World News Report

HONG KONG, CHINA, August 6, 2023/ — In a world where escalating geopolitical uncertainty significantly challenges global supply chains, a recent study from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the University of Groningen (UG) offers critical insights into how businesses navigate political risks. The research provides an in-depth exploration ... Read More

Control over cannabis remains unchanged

KUALA LUMPUR: The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs’ decision to drop cannabis and cannabis resin from Schedule IV of the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs 1961 (1961 Convention) does not change the control status of the substances in the country. Home Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainudin said the commission’s ... Read More

Burbank Nixes Rent Control; Calabasas May Tax Cannabis

Valley voters on Tuesday decided the fate of several key initiatives in their cities. In Burbank, voters shot down Measure RC, a controversial attempt to strengthen eviction protections, expand rent control and create an independent landlord-tenant commission to oversee housing activity. All five of Burbank’s sitting city council members opposed ... Read More