Food Safety, Real Estate Top China’s Consumer Complaint List

Chinese consumers are becoming increasingly dissatisfied with the products and services they buy, with food safety one of their top concerns, the China Consumer Association said Tuesday. Food safety offenses mostly involved poor product quality, especially for fresh produce and groceries bought online, illegal or excessive food additives, and a lack of Chinese language labeling … Read more

Home sales in Greater Vancouver plunge 43 percent, with less than a third getting full or higher prices

Preliminary statistics show a deep slide in home sales in Greater Vancouver. Numbers compiled by real-estate site Zealty.ca show that a total of 1,901 properties sold in July 2022. The figure represents a 43 percent plunge compared to the same month in 2021. Compared to sales in June 2022, transactions in July decreased 22.7 percent. … Read more

US Based Realtor Says Kalu Has Replicated His Performance As Governor In Senate – 9News Nigeria

United States Based Real Estate Mogul, John Juruobi has applauded Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu for replicating his performance as Governor of Abia state between 1999 to 2007 in the ninth senate as the Senator representing Abia North Senatorial district This is even as he … Read more

Comcast, Charter stocks downgraded as Barclays says companies are ‘likely past peak growth’

In the wake of negative broadband subscriber growth at Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications Inc. last week, Barclays analyst Kannan Venkateshwar is taking a more cautious view on the cable sector. He downgraded Comcast shares CMCSA, -0.47% to equal weight from overweight Monday, while lowering his rating on Charter’s stock CHTR, -1.13% to underweight from … Read more

East Vancouver home back on market less than a year after 2021 summer sale

Home prices have been declining over the past few months because of rising interest rates. But as one economist noted, prices would have to fall some more in order to return to pre-COVID-19 times. And besides, before the pandemic, Benjamin Tal of CIBC wrote in a July 22, 2022 analysis, “nobody suggested that Toronto or … Read more

EXPLAINER: Bid to block book merger sets competition fight | National Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — At a time of mega-mergers and flashy high-tech corporate hookups, the biggest US book publisher’s plan to buy the fourth-largest for a mere $2.2 billion may seem somewhat quaint. But the deal represents such a key test for the Biden administration’s antitrust policy that the Justice Department is calling an out-of-the-ordinary witness … Read more

Who is EJ Williams from Flip to a Million? Realtor is all set to make her debut on the HGTV network

HGTV is coming up with a new series, Flip to a Million, on August 1 with realtor EJ Williams. With the show, the realtor will mark her debut on the network. EJ Williams hails from Chicago’s South Side and has flipped over 200 homes. In the new flipping series, EJ Williams will have to transform … Read more

shares crater on ‘recessionary fears’

A video sign displays the logo for Roku Inc, a Fox-backed video streaming firm, in Times Square after the company’s IPO at the Nasdaq Market in New York, September 28, 2017. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Roku shares plummeted more than 25% in extended trading on Thursday after the company missed expectations on the top and … Read more

Houston’s global real estate powerhouse buys coveted River Oaks locale

One of Houston’s most sought after commercial addresses has just been snatched up by an iconic real estate company based here. Global real estate firm Hines has acquired the sleek 200 Park Place office building, the company announced. Hines purchased the coveted space located at 400 Westheimer Rd. for $145 million, according to a press … Read more

Hamilton food truck entrepreneur meets Adam Sandler during a gig in Wellington County

The owner of a Hamilton, Ont.-based smoothie business says it was “pretty wild” to meet one of his favorite celebrities during a gig in Elora on Wednesday. Mike Saratsiotis, owner of the Green Machine Food Truck, told 900 CHML’s Hamilton Today he’s been a huge fan of Adam Sandler since growing up in the ’90s … Read more