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African swine fever threatens 200m pigs in China

IN THE CHINESE zodiac, 2019 is the year of the pig. But at the moment hogs have little to celebrate. African swine fever, a highly contagious virus, has spread to every province in China. The country is the world’s biggest pork producer, and home to half the pigs on the planet. In the last year…

The social and political mural goes digital

SAN FRANCISCO is renowned for its political street art, from the murals of the Mission District to the social-realist frescoes that adorn many municipal buildings. The focus of this monumental form has always been clear. The self-described capital of the “Left Coast”, San Francisco championed the labour movement in its art as well as its…

Why a weakening yuan is rattling markets

FREE EXCHANGE rates, argued Milton Friedman in the 1960s, would probably lead to “freer world trade…and a reduction of tariffs”. In China’s case his logic is being turned upside down. The imposition of tariffs is leading to a freer exchange rate. On August 1st President Donald Trump warned that he would soon impose a 10%…

The horrifying departure of HSBC’s chief executive

MARK TUCKER and John Flint (pictured above) always seemed an unlikely double act at the top of HSBC, Britain’s biggest bank. Mr Tucker’s first profession was football—he was on the books of Wolverhampton Wanderers, now a Premier League club—and you imagine he was robust in the tackle. He never made the first team, but instead…

A weekend of awe in Texas and Ohio

AMERICANS WENT to sleep on August 3rd reading about a mass shooting that had left 20 people dead in El Paso, Texas, and woke up to news of another shooting overnight in which nine people, plus the shooter, had been killed in Dayton, Ohio. Both come just one week after a gunman killed three people…