A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
San Gabriel Lunar New Year Festival 2020
Join us for our 6th annual San Gabriel Lunar New Year Festival! Celebrating the Year of the Rat, the festival will take place between 11:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 8, 2020 in the San Gabriel Mission District.
Experience our modern approach to the Lunar New Year tradition. Throughout the day, the outdoor stage will showcase both traditional and modern music and performances by Asian and Asian American groups. Our festival includes over 50 merchant and artisan booths, food trucks, a street chalk art walk, interactive art exhibits, community organizations, a kids zone, fortune tellers, calligraphers, a beer garden featuring craft brewers and much more!
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.