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CGTN: Yellow River: A Chinese tale of ecological protection, high-quality development

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:23pm

He visited a dock at the estuary, an ecological monitoring center and a national-level nature reserve of the Yellow River Delta.

Key Points: 
  • He visited a dock at the estuary, an ecological monitoring center and a national-level nature reserve of the Yellow River Delta.
  • "The protection of the Yellow River is critical to the great rejuvenation and sustainable development of the Chinese nation," President Xi said.
  • This explains why China has set the ecological protection and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin as a major national strategy.
  • The country is also speeding up its legislation to advance ecological conservation and high-quality development in the Yellow River basin.

CGTN: Yellow River: A Chinese tale of ecological protection, high-quality development

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:06pm

He visited a dock at the estuary, an ecological monitoring center and a national-level nature reserve of the Yellow River Delta.

Key Points: 
  • He visited a dock at the estuary, an ecological monitoring center and a national-level nature reserve of the Yellow River Delta.
  • "The protection of the Yellow River is critical to the great rejuvenation and sustainable development of the Chinese nation," President Xi said.
  • This explains why China has set the ecological protection and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin as a major national strategy.
  • The country is also speeding up its legislation to advance ecological conservation and high-quality development in the Yellow River basin.

Global Commercial Aerospace Digital Solutions Markets, 2021-2025 - Focus on Airlines; Airports; Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO); and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:46pm

The "Global Commercial Aerospace Digital Solutions Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Commercial Aerospace Digital Solutions Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • High penetration and improvement of digital solutions and accompanying hardware have made digitalization affordable and customizable.
  • The commercial aerospace digital solutions market is captured by identifying digital R&D investment and the annual digital expenditure for each stakeholder.
  • The study is segmented into 4 key commercial aviation segments: airlines; airports; maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO); and original equipment manufacturer (OEM).

Oil Sands Pathways alliance outlines three-phase plan to achieve goal of net zero emissions

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

CALGARY, AB, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - The Oil Sands Pathways to Net Zero initiative, an alliance between Canada's five largest oil sands producers, has announced additional details of its plan to achieve the goal of net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from oil sands operations.

Key Points: 
  • CALGARY, AB, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - The Oil Sands Pathways to Net Zero initiative, an alliance between Canada's five largest oil sands producers, has announced additional details of its plan to achieve the goal of net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from oil sands operations.
  • Pathways alliance members, who operate facilities accounting for 90% of Canadian oil sands output, are working collectively with the federal and Alberta governments, with a goal to achieve net zero (neutral) emissions from oil sands operations by 2050 to help Canada meet its climate goals, including its Paris Agreement commitments and 2050 net zero aspirations.
  • Because there is no single solution to achieving net zero emissions from oil sands operations, the initiative will employ several parallel pathways and technologies.
  • The Oil Sands Pathways to Net Zero initiative consists of Canadian Natural, Cenovus Energy, Imperial, MEG Energy and Suncor Energy.

TECHNATION Launches Roadmap for Sustained Growth in Canada’s Tech Sector

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:55pm

Mississauga, ON, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TECHNATION on behalf of its members, today launched its Roadmap for Sustained Growth in Canadas Tech Sector , outlining four specific focus areas for Canadas federal government to drive growth in the tech sector:

Key Points: 
  • Mississauga, ON, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TECHNATION on behalf of its members, today launched its Roadmap for Sustained Growth in Canadas Tech Sector , outlining four specific focus areas for Canadas federal government to drive growth in the tech sector:
    Close the digital divide in Canada.
  • Canadas tech sector drives economic growth, high-quality, well-paying jobs, year-over-year job gains, and wage growth that outpaces all other sectors, not to mention a significant impact on our GDP, said Angela Mondou, president & CEO, TECHNATION.
  • Government needs an aggressive and comprehensive strategy that will leverage the powerful capabilities of Canadas tech sector.
  • Mondou continues, The asks and recommendations in our Roadmap for Sustained Growth in Canadas Tech Sector are key to Canadas journey to becoming a global leader once again.

New Economic Impact Report Finds Life Science Industry Continues to Outpace Private Sector Job Growth in Washington

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Washingtons life science industry is experiencing strong economic growth, according to Life Science Washington .

Key Points: 
  • Washingtons life science industry is experiencing strong economic growth, according to Life Science Washington .
  • Today, the industry association released its latest Economic Impact Report , which reveals a 23.5 percent increase in life science employment in the state from 2015 to 2019, exceeding both Washington private sector job growth and national life science job growth.
  • Today, the states life science industry generates $30.1 billion in total economic activity and contributes $16.4 billion in value-added activity to Washingtons gross domestic product (GDP).
  • The average salary for life science workers is $102,000, almost 50% higher than the $70,000 average wage paid for other private sector jobs in Washington.

Worldwide Abrasives Industry to 2026 - Increasing Usage in the Construction Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:17am

Abrasives are used for heavy-duty applications including grinding, drilling, cutting, and sanding in the building and construction industry.

Key Points: 
  • Abrasives are used for heavy-duty applications including grinding, drilling, cutting, and sanding in the building and construction industry.
  • The global construction industry was valued at about USD 12 trillion in 2019, with a growth rate of about 4%, compared to the previous year.
  • Also, it is expected to reach USD 8 trillion by 2030, primarily driven by countries, such as India, China, and the United States.
  • The US construction industry is set to continue to post relatively solid growth over the forecast period, supported by the expanding residential sector.

Global Construction Chemicals Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:15am

Concrete admixtures reduce concrete construction cost by modifying the properties of hardened concrete, thereby ensuring better quality during mixing, transporting, placing, and curing.

Key Points: 
  • Concrete admixtures reduce concrete construction cost by modifying the properties of hardened concrete, thereby ensuring better quality during mixing, transporting, placing, and curing.
  • However, in conditions of low dosage, the admixture quantities should be less than 0.2% of the cement.
  • Asia-Pacific has the largest market for concrete admixture, owing to the massive growth in construction in India, China, and various Southeast Asian countries.
  • Although the construction sector slowed down after 2013, it is still a major contributor to the GDP of the country.

Global Climate Policy Acceleration Means Sink-or-Swim Decade for Canada's Economy: Report

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:00am

Sink or Swim: Transforming Canada's economy for a global low-carbon future is a major new report from the Canadian Institute for Climate Choices , Canada's independent climate policy research institute.

Key Points: 
  • Sink or Swim: Transforming Canada's economy for a global low-carbon future is a major new report from the Canadian Institute for Climate Choices , Canada's independent climate policy research institute.
  • The report assesses Canada's economic prospects in response to the global low-carbon transition and offers recommendations for successfully navigating that transition.
  • "Our analysis shows that global policy and market changes will have a profound impact on Canada's economy and workforce.
  • UPP is a participating organization of the Sustainable Finance Action Council
    The Canadian Institute for Climate Choices is Canada's independent climate policy research institute, providing evidence-based policy analysis and advice to decision makers across the country.

DIFC and Start-Up Nation Central to Promote Innovation-Based Business Ties Between the UAE and Israel

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:10am

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading global financial centre in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia region and Tel Aviv-based not-for-profit organization Start-Up Nation Central announced today the signing of an agreement aimed at establishing new bridges between the UAE and Israel for innovation.

Key Points: 
  • Over 60 per cent of all FinTech and innovation firms in the GCC are based in DIFC.
  • Arif Amiri, CEO of DIFC Authority, said: "Today, we have an opportunity to strengthen commercial relations between the UAE and Israel, especially in the FinTech sector.
  • Start-Up Nation Central catalyzes growth opportunities by bringing Israeli tech innovation to global business and societal challenges.
  • Established in 2013 and headquartered in Tel-Aviv, Israel, Start-Up Nation Central is a not-for-profit organization funded by philanthropy.