China: Macau’s dirty money in the sights of central authorities

China Macaus dirty money in the sights of central authorities

The new “king of paris” of the special administrative region of Macao (China), Alvin Chau, CEO and majority shareholder of the leisure travel operator Suncity, was remanded in custody on Monday, November 29, along with four of his associates, after more than fourteen hours of questioning which, according to the local press, resulted in a … Read more

Virginie Ledoyen: ““ La Boum ”,“ L’Eté meurtrier ”,“ L’Année des méduses ”… these films in which young girls had a central place helped me to project myself”

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Virginie Ledoyen on the set of “Exploits of a young Don Juan”, by Gianfranco Mingozzi, in Yvelines. VIRGINIE LEDOYEN “I am 9 years old in this photo, surely taken by my father, on the set of Exploits of a young Don Juan, by Gianfranco Mingozzi, taken from the novel by Apollinaire. At the time, I … Read more

Self-Assembly Landing Pads for the Moon — UCF Researchers Are Working on It | University of Central Florida News

Self Assembly Landing Pads for the Moon — UCF Researchers Are

Imagine hitting a button and instantly creating a landing pad just moments before descending a rocket onto the moon or an asteroid. That’s the concept behind two research projects underway at the Florida Space Institute at UCF. FSI postdoctoral researcher Douglas Fontes worked with planetary scientist Phil Metzger and Masten Space Systems, a private company, … Read more

Groundwater in California’s Central Valley may be unable to recover from past and future droughts

Groundwater in California’s Central Valley may be unable to recover from past and future droughts – NovLink Home Mash G Groundwater in California’s Central Valley may be unable to recover from past and future droughts We wish to say thanks to the writer of this article for this outstanding web content Groundwater in California’s Central … Read more

In the Central African Republic, a prolonged but weakened Minusca

In the Central African Republic a prolonged but weakened Minusca

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Rwandan peacekeepers from Minusca, in Bangassou, February 3, 2021. ALEXIS HUGUET / AFP In the Central African … Read more

Larger conservation areas didn’t protect animals in central Africa

Journal Reference: Paul Scholte, Olivier Pays, Saleh Adam, Bertrand Chardonnet, Hervé Fritz, Jean‐Baptiste Mamang, Herbert H.T. Prins, Pierre‐Cyril Renaud, Patrick Tadjo, Mark Moritz. Conservation overstretch and long‐term decline of wildlife and tourism in the Central African savannas. Conservation Biology, 2021; DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13860 The study, which examined multi-species population counts in the seven main savanna national … Read more

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