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Zimbabwe: Foreigners must close shops by Jan 1.

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean authorities say they have given foreign shop-owners —mostly Chinese and Nigerian nationals— an ultimatum to shut down their businesses by Jan. 1. A top official of the black empowerment ministry said only Zimbabweans had the right to run shops that have sprung up across the …

In Rome, a New Branch of Eataly – NYTimes.com

FOR more than two decades, the glass-domed Air Terminal languished beside the rail lines of Rome’s Stazione Ostiense in a state of abandonment. Squatters occupied its hollow vertical spaces, and the surrounding area could only be described as seedy. Then, two years ago, the giant high-end supermarket chain Eataly began …