NEWS DIGEST 27.06.2020: Stanley Gibbons stamp shop to reopen, other stories

  Today’s News Digest is brought to you from my personal Twitter account @VShah1984. World famous stamp collectors shop Stanley Gibbons @StanleyGibbons, based in the heart of London, has announced via Twitter that it will be re-opening its newly refurbished … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 27.06.2020: Stanley Gibbons stamp shop to reopen, other stories

HUMOUR MOMENT: The hare and the tortoise

  What would probably have happened if the hare and tortoise were to have their fabled race in today’s modern era. Slow and corrupt surely wins the race. IMAGE CREDITS: Cheng Sinzhan. Radio Plus – Mauritius/Ile-Maurice, Facebook, Facebook Inc. https://www.facebook.com/groups/radioplusilemaurice/ Related articles Movement Story – The Tortoise and the Hare This writing app deletes everything if you stop typing Continue reading HUMOUR MOMENT: The hare and the tortoise

GSK CHINA CONTROVERSY: British PM risks ‘diplomatic tensions’

As the United Kingdom government prepares for a trade mission visiting China to woo the country’s investors to trade with Britain, a controversy involving a British company threatens to destabilise relations between the U.K. and China, overshadowing the upcoming visit. The international pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is currently under investigation by the Chinese government over alleged accusations that it behaved like a ‘criminal godfather’ in an expansive network of bribes and kickbacks. The British Prime Minister David Cameron has stepped into the debacle by inviting the GSK chief executive officer Andrew Witty to join his delegation on the trade mission to the People’s Republic. … Continue reading GSK CHINA CONTROVERSY: British PM risks ‘diplomatic tensions’