Day: July 23, 2020

India’s tourism connectivity with the region

India’s tourism connectivity with the region

Introduction Tourism is an important metric of a country’s soft power potential, marked by an increase in movement of people and enabling people-to-people connectivity. Over the last two decades, South Asia has emerged as an attractive tourist destination due to its natural and cultural diversity, and price competitiveness. The ...

Robin Givhan On the Unclear Future of Fashion: Listen Here

Robin Givhan On the Unclear Future of Fashion: Listen Here

Hosted by Highsnobiety’s Editor-at-Large Christopher Morency, “On the Record” is a podcast series of intimate, off-the-cuff conversations with icons and cultural engineers that have shaped the worlds of fashion, music, tech, art, business, sports, and youth culture at large. For this episode, Morency spoke with Washington Post fashion critic ...

California in new deal with Chinese mask maker

California in new deal with Chinese mask maker

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California will spend an additional $315 million on protective masks through a contract with a Chinese manufacturer. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced the deal with BYD on Wednesday as he touted California’s efforts to procure masks for health care and other essential workers. Newsom signed a $1 ...