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Commodities: Commercial War Results Great Losses in 2018

The Bloomberg Commodity Index has dropped by more than 6% since the beginning of the year, as many raw materials are experiencing a year...

East African bloc to simplify trade

Meeting in Nairobi, East African Community ministers pledge to undertake trade facilitation reforms in line with continental and WTO agreements. Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, the United...

Belt and Road Initiative inspires Algeria to modernize transport logistics platforms

The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative will prompt Algeria to increase and upgrade its transport logistics platforms to benefit from the expected growing traffic...

Berlin new museum building made of marble and natural stone aggregates

David Chipperfield Architects’ new central entrance to the city’s Museum Island has been officially handed over to the State Museums of Berlin prior to...

China: plans to build 216 new airports by 2035

By the end of October, China had 234 civil airports and is expected to increase them up to 450 by 2035, according to the...

Global Exports Could Reach $19.6 Trillion in 2018

Global merchandise exports could grow by 10.4 percent this year, hitting almost $19.6 trillion, according to data published in the 2018 UNCTAD Handbook of...

Iktinos Hellas S.A.: Investments of 29 million euros in 2018

The shareholders of Iktinos Hellas SA were informed of the company's investment course in 2018.   More specifically, the Chairman of the General Meeting, Mr. Haidas,...

The captivating Marble Mountains of Da Nang

The Marble Mountains are a cluster of five limestone and marble outcrops just south of Da Nang. The largest one, from where this photo was...

EU safeguard measures with Asian countries

End November, a provisional agreement on a proposal to include safeguard measures in trade agreements was reached by the EU Presidency and European Parliament...
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The UK’s only marble Michelangelo takes pride of place at new Royal Academy

Michelangelo’s Taddei Tondo­—a masterpiece of his early maturity and the Royal Academy’s great artistic treasure—has moved again. The circular, unfinished marble relief of the...

Berlin new museum building made of marble and natural stone aggregates

David Chipperfield Architects’ new central entrance to the city’s Museum Island has been officially handed over to the State Museums of Berlin prior to...

Jaime Hayon explores color through hand blown glass and marble in ChromaticO exhibition

Following his first solo exhibition at Galerie Kreo in 2015, Jaime Hayon presents ChromaticO, a new collection for the gallery that explores color and its ability to...

Are you ready to step inside The Quarry Gallery?

They have travelled far. To quarries across 31 countries. Above and beyond the land and sea. To bring home the world’s most rare and...

10 contemporary homes that make clever use of marble

Marble is often used in the home for kitchen and bathroom surfaces, but there are also plenty of other ways it can be employed to...

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