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People have different opinions on ending the COVID-19 lockdown and going back to work.(Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

Post Lockdown: Getting Back to Work

As countries relax their COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, businesses are starting to resume operations and employees are going back to work. However, how do the workers feel about this? Are they happy to be working again as usual or are they…

Kaizen was brought into the public light when Toyota implemented it in their factories. (Image:  Pixabay /  CC0 1.0)

Kaizen: A Culture of Improvement

The term Kaizen became famous around the world through the works of Masaaki Imai. Born in 1930, Masaaki Imai is responsible for bringing Kaizen to the West with the help of American management and productivity consultants. Along with W. Edwards…

World governments and private companies are pumping millions of dollars into COVID-19 vaccine research. (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

The World Needs a Cheap Vaccine

Several companies worldwide are doing research to find a cure for COVID-19. However, it is not certain that the vaccine will be affordable for most people. In fact, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has admitted that he…

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Locust Swarms: Global Food Security in Danger

The world is currently experiencing one of the worst incidences of locust outbreak in decades. Vast regions of East Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, and India are being invaded by…

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Post Lockdown: Getting Back to Work

As countries relax their COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, businesses are starting to resume operations and employees are going back to work. However, how do the workers feel about this? Are they…

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Taiwan and China Lock Horns Over Hong Kong

After China implemented a stringent national security law in Hong Kong, it has faced strong criticism from various world governments. The law essentially ends the democratic nature of Hong Kong,…

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Kaizen: A Culture of Improvement

The term Kaizen became famous around the world through the works of Masaaki Imai. Born in 1930, Masaaki Imai is responsible for bringing Kaizen to the West with the help…

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The World Needs a Cheap Vaccine

Several companies worldwide are doing research to find a cure for COVID-19. However, it is not certain that the vaccine will be affordable for most people. In fact, U.S. Health…

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Chinese Interference Threat Against Canada

A report by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) warns that China is engaging in widespread interference activities in Canada. Through the United Front Work Department (UFWD), Beijing is seeking…

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Why Japanese Take Blood Types Seriously

For those who love watching anime, have you ever wondered why in some anime and mangas, a character’s blood type is included in their profile? Sure. Blood type is important…

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5 Chinese Business Etiquette Rules

Business culture in the U.S. and China are quite different. If you plan on visiting China for professional reasons, it is necessary that you educate yourself about the basic business…