In today’s In the News segment, we’ll take a look at a few technological developments from the past to now and into the future.
Today’s In The News section brings you the latest automotive news from around the world. You’ll read about China’s latest effort to encourage car imports, the opening of a new Volkswagen production plant in Northern China and a cheaper, more long-lasting battery that could transform the electric vehicle industry.
In this week’s news segment, we look into the future of the airline industry through a recent report by the International Air Transport Association. You’ll also read about China’s growing interest in luxury hotels and a new technology that could replace traditional boarding passes with a passenger’s fingerprints.
This week in the news, tech giant Amazon plans to close one of its oldest facilities in Kansas, Spanish retailer Zara seeks to expand market share in China by opening an online store on Tmall, and Walmart recently unveiled its new pickup grocery service, which is aimed at bridging the digital and physical retail worlds.