Democracy before ESG

CHICAGO – Amid growing concern about climate change and social unrest, institutional investors increasingly apply environmental, social and governance criteria in their portfolio decisions. However, while it is important for investors to consider environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors, the new focus threatens to overshadow a much more relevant question: the role that corporations play […]

Production and marketing of asparagus in Mexico

According to data on international trade from the United Nations, between 2019 and 2020, Mexican asparagus exports grew 54.4%, going from 110,000 to 170,000 tons. In 2020, Mexico stood out as the main asparagus exporter worldwide. With information from FAOSTAT, in 2019 the world production of asparagus was 9.4 million tons. The foregoing as a […]

Queretaro MSMEs seek to enter the Chinese market

Querétaro, Qro. Local products, made by micro, small and medium-sized companies (MSMEs) of the state, seek to enter the Asian market, particularly in Chinese. With this premise, eight Queretaro MSMEs will be part of the Mexican representation that will participate in the China International Import Expo (CIIE) 2021, to be held from November 5 to […]

Identified murder victim

Article content A man killed Friday in Toronto has been identified as Douglas Devlin, 54, of Toronto. Article content Police responded to a shooting call around 4:30 a.m. Friday at Kennedy-Ellesmere Rds. area and upon arrival, located a man who had been shot. The victim was rushed to a hospital, where he died of his […]