Friday, 3rd February 2023

Eating chocolate with no regrets?

People in Germany consume an average eleven kilos of chocolate each per year. But few think about the conditions under which cocoa beans are farmed. Child labor has been a problem for decades. But why? And what can be done about it?


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National data management - Governor Emmanuel regrets absence of reliable system.
7 Dec 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday (December 6) he did not support U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, and called for calm across the region.
19 Mar 2018
At over $9,000 a piece, rare Portuguese chocolate a pricey treat.
17 Apr 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday (April 17) she deeply regretted Britain's role in criminalising same-sex relations in its former colonies, saying such laws, often passed under British rule and still in effect, were "wrong then and wrong now".
10 May 2018
A tanker truck spilled 12,000 kilograms of liquid chocolate across a highway after it crashed through a traffic barrier near the western town of Slupca in Poland.
20 Apr 2019
Aibee is putting the finishing touches to an artist's contract. She's a label manager at a Nigerian media and entertainment company called Chocolate City Music, which recently signed a major partnership deal with Warner Music Group.
17 Jun 2019
"It is a pity that Brazil has not been in a Copa America final for so long," says Brazil captain Dani Alves, adding that "the challenge" for Tite's team is to reach the end of this competition, which they are hosting.
26 Aug 2019
Donald Trump acknowledged having second thoughts on escalating the trade war with China -- only for his top spokeswoman to later say he meant he regretted not raising tariffs even more. Meanwhile, China is “seriously making” preparations for relations with the U.S. to deteriorate, according to Global Times’ editor-in-chief Hu Xijin. Bloomberg's Ros Krasny and Tom Mackenzie report on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
22 Nov 2019
A thief in Austria made off with €50,000 worth of Milka chocolate in a truck after convincing a factory that he was the courier. The police say incidents of this type have become more common in recent years.
18 Jan 2020
The actor revealed on ‘The Breakfast Club’ that he "couldn't handle" how close his wife was to Shakur. Pinkett Smith and Shakur met as teens and remained close until the rapper’s death.
12 Apr 2020
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1 Aug 2020
In Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, Femi Oyedipe's locally produced chocolate is competing on the shelves with foreign imports that dominate the market.