China’s Traditional Festival: Mid-Autumn Festival
Mid-Autumn Festival can trace it’s roots from the beginning of the Tang Dynasty and became a popular holiday in the Song Dynasty. It has become one of the most important traditional festivals in China along with Spring Festival, which emerged during the Ming and Qing Dynasty. Affected by Chinese culture, Mid-Autumn Festival is also...
Legal Tech: Humans v. Robots
One of the most vivid and original legal tech experiments in Russia is the robot LegalApe 2.8 developed by PJSC MegaFon (telecommunication services operator), which was developed on the basis of neural networks using data distributed into small information blocks which includes judicial practice, business correspondence, scientific w...
Quid-Pro-Quo, ICICI bank and their special privileges
Recent news has reported that a panel was created to probe into Videocon Group promoter Venugopal Dhoot granting to the Kochhar family certain assets to secure special loan terms and other privileges from ICICI Bank, one of India’s biggest national banks. This probe is invlolved in examining property dealings undertaken by Chanda ...
Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control Issued
On 31 August 2018, the National People’s Congress of China issued the Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control that will come into force on 1 January 2019. As the first soil protection law, it has attracted wide attention and controversy throughout the draft study in 2006, the two proposals in 2017, as well as the final publish...
Dussehra in India
Dussehra is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. It is a gazetted holiday in India, which is marked on the 10th day of the bright half of the Hindu calendar month of Ashvin (Usually During the months of September/October).
Each different part of India has different reasons for celebrating this ausp...
PRC Soil Law Published, Three Practical Suggestions
On August 31, 2018, the Law on Soil Pollution Prevention and Control (hereinafter referred as “the Law”) was issued by the National People’s Congress of China and will come into force on January 1, 2019. As the first soil protection law, it has attracted wide attention and controversy ...
A Peek Inside IDI Italian Design Icons 3rd Edition 2018 in Shanghai, Where Sustainability Is Trending
After last year’s great success, IDI Italian Design Icons is returning for its Third Edition in Shanghai. The topic selected for IDI 3rd Edition is Design for Sustainability & Environment, in accordance with the topic of 2018 edition Italian Design Day in the world, as well as China’s ever-growing awareness on environmental p...
Italian-Chinese team win the Solar Decathlon China 2018
A team of students from Politecnico di Torino and South China University of Technology have won the Solar Decathlon China 2018, a contest that challenges student teams to design and build full-size, solar-powered houses and awards the best ideas from all over the world in the fields of smart and green construction.
The Italian - C...
D’Andrea & Partners Legal Counsel opens a new office in Milan
The international boutique law firm D’Andrea & Partners has strengthened its presence in Italy by taking a new and important step forward in its development and growth, characterized both by an innovative boost and an international vision.
Such dynamism is confirmed by the opening of the new office in Milan, the economic for...
Investment prospects in the food industry
In recent years, there have been some noticeable developments in the field of essential goods, especially in the food and beverage industry. According to BMI the growth rate of Vietnam's food industry is deemed stable at more than 10% per year in the 2015-2020 period.One of the more ...