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Why Argentina isn’t sharing its famous steaks anymore – Quartz

Argentina’s steaks are world-renowned, but good luck finding one these days. Argentines have become oddly bashful about sharing their beef. That’s what their country’s mind-boggling red meat exports suggest, anyway: Argentina now ships less than 7% of its beef. The current insularity of Argentina’s beef industry is especially surprising considering that …

China’s set to rule the skies of air travel

When it comes to flying, China has arrived. Beijing Capital International is poised to become the world’s busiest airport by the end of this year, toppling Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson, which has held that title since 1998. Beijing’s perch atop the airport rankings means more than bragging rights. It’s a sign of …