Palestinian cookbooks help preserve a culture’s identity

He’d tried sumaqqiyeh several times in his travels over the years, for example — most recently at his sister’s house in Jerusalem. Gaza City sits on the coast less than 50 miles southwest of her home, but Tamimi couldn’t visit the dish’s place of origin. “Falastin” lays out the reasons. Israel seized the Gaza Strip […]

CPI up 0.66 percent in June

Hanoi (VNA) – The June consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.66 percent month-on-month and 3.17 percent year-on-year but was down 0.59 percent against December 2019, the General Statistics Office reported on June 29. The average CPI in the first half grew 4.19 percent, while core inflation (CPI excluding grains, fresh foodstuffs, energy, and State-managed healthcare […]

The US economy created 4.8 million jobs in June. But that’s not the whole story

This recession has created unimaginable hardship across the country. Nearly 9 million adults have less food available since the start of the pandemic and some 3.9 million children are living in food shortages, according to the Census Bureau’s Household Pulse Survey.

Six industries that will boom after Covid-19 – and what jobs will be on offer

Shoe chain Aldo collapsed into administration with five stores permanently closed Victoria’s Secrets plunged into administration, putting 800 jobs at risk Fashion chain Quiz put its shop business into administration in , putting 82 stores at risk British Gas owners cuts 5,000 jobs, over half of which will be in management Airbus announces 1,700 job losses. It expects cuts to […]

Grasshopper hunt a favored summer pastime in central Vietnam

Since the beginning of June, dozens of locals from Quynh Luu District in Nghe An travel nearly 100 km by motorbike to rice fields in Xuan Linh and Xuan Hong communes of Nghi Xuan District in Ha Tinh Province to catch grasshoppers for at least three hours each day