David R Chan’s decades of dining at 8,000 Chinese eateries has taught him about America and himself. from: BBC News
Russia closes non-essential services and sends workers home amid record Covid deaths. from: BBC News
The increased sales tax will be passed on to customers, say restaurant and bar bosses.
from: BBC News The government is set to make it illegal for hospitality bosses to withhold tips from their workers.
A report looking into the issue of no-shows says the hospitality sector loses £17bn a year from it.
The chain says it will lend some of its own staff to its suppliers, to help tackle delays to deliveries.
A program similar to France’s “health pass” is expected to start in August, with enforcement beginning in mid-September, as Mayor Bill de Blasio moves aggressively to get more New Yorkers vaccinated. From: New York Times
Yu Wu serving dim sum at Pacific Palace restaurant on Eighth Avenue, a commercial strip in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, N.Y., in March. From: New York Times
from: BBC News Many pubs, especially those that don’t serve food, have been closed since March 2020.