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  1. Tokyo Olympics

    Commentary: COVID-19 is making the Tokyo Olympics a logistical nightmare

    From megalitres of hand sanitiser to millions of disposable masks, the Tokyo Olympics is proving to be a test of global logistics, say researchers.
  2. China Manufacturing

    Counting the cost as new COVID-19 waves disrupt supply chains in Asia

    Asia is seeing a fresh wave of COVID-19 infections. What challenges does this pose for global supply chains and will these disruptions push up ...
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    Ep 1: A Question Of Space

    There will be an extra two billion mouths to feed by 2050, but arable land is in decline. How will we avoid a global crisis if we don’t have the ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: An Amazon delivery worker pulls a delivery cart full of packages during its annual Prim

    Amazon sees Prime Day sales boost amid supply chain snags's Prime Day saw strong online sales growth in the United States on Monday even as supply chain snafus and a robust spending appetite ...
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    Ep 10: Rising Prices

    Counting the cost of rising commodity and food prices. How new waves of COVID-19 in Asia are hitting supply chains. Plus, new ways of funding the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai

    Biden supply chain 'strike force' to target China on trade

    The United States will target China with a new "strike force" to combat unfair trade practices, the Biden administration said on Tuesday, as it ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Birds fly over a closed steel factory where chimneys of another working factory are see

    Asia's factories sustain expansion, supply chain woes cloud outlook

    Asia's factory activity continued to expand in May thanks to an ongoing recovery in global demand, surveys showed on Tuesday, though rising raw ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Employees pass a billboard advertisement for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on the way to wo

    Vietnam coronavirus outbreak threatens to disrupt tech supply chain

    A rapidly spreading COVID-19 outbreak has left factories operating below capacity in Vietnam's industrial northern provinces, where suppliers for ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: A visitor uses a mobile phone in front of the Cisco booth at the Mobile World Congress

    Cisco forecasts profit below estimates, blames supply chain issues

    Cisco Systems on Wednesday cautioned that supply chain issues will linger through the end of the calendar year and forecast its current-quarter ...