Lowering Rate Not Solution to Short-Term Loans

Lowering Rate Not Solution to Short-Term Loans

Advocates for consumers and those working to safeguard the vulnerable are preparing to fight a war that will not take place in the current legislature, which officially began on Jan. 19. The session officially started however, in reality, very there isn’t much work completed until after the long weekend. The battle …

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KPMG overview and overview

KPMG Partner Tom Woods summarizes the general direction of the 2023 budget The 2023 budget was introduced by the Minister of Finance as a “cost of living budget” with the stated aim of helping individuals, families and businesses cope with rising prices. The Minister also acknowledged the need to find …

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Inside Housing – News – Government-backed PI insurance scheme opens to try to ‘unblock’ SAP bottleneck

A government-backed Professional Liability Insurance (PII) scheme has been launched, aimed at addressing a severe shortage of fire professionals capable of undertaking Exterior Wall System 1 (EWS1) assessments. Image: Getty dividing lines A government-backed professional liability insurance scheme has been launched, aimed at addressing a severe shortage of fire professionals …

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Ambassador Li, Acting FS Discuss Early Rohingya Repatriation, Border Incidents

Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming met with Acting Foreign Secretary Rear Admiral (Retired) Md Khurshed Alam and discussed ways to quickly repatriate Rohingyas and recent incidents along the border between Bangladesh and Myanmar. Speaking to a small group of reporters at the Foreign Ministry after Monday’s meeting, Ambassador Li …

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The Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 and the mystery of the “4WD Off”

With the arrival of the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 earlier this year, our selection of gas-powered mega-pickup trucks has grown to three. While the Chevy gets magic Multimatic DSSV coil dampers and a 6.2-liter V-8, it doesn’t offer the decadent horsepower or outrageous pre-racer bodywork of the Ford F-150 Raptor …

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Government to repatriate foreign prisoners languishing in jails

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of the Interior is drawing up a comprehensive plan for the repatriation of foreign prisoners who are languishing in the country’s prisons after serving their sentences. A team led by Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah has compiled detailed recommendations for the records, facilities and return of these foreign …

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New approach for implementing color in perovskite solar cells

In a recent article published in the journal ACS Applied Energetic Materials, researchers achieved the color implementation of perovskite solar cells (PSC) using AZO/Ag/AZO multilayer transparent bottom layer electrodes. The thickness of the upper optoelectronic control (OCL) layer was also tuned via optical interference in this implementation. Study: Color implementation …

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Research: Rating Action: Moody’s Improves Baa2 Stonewall Ranch MUD, TX’s GOULT; stable outlook

No related data. © 2022 Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., Moody’s Analytics, Inc. and/or their licensors and affiliates (collectively, “MOODY’S”). All rights reserved. THE CREDIT RATINGS ISSUED BY MOODY’S CREDIT RATINGS AFFILIATES CONSTITUTE THEIR CURRENT OPINIONS ON THE RELATIVE FUTURE CREDIT RISK OF THE ENTITIES, CREDIT COMMITMENTS, INDEBTEDNESS …

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Stalin urges Modi to safely repatriate Indians from Myanmar

CHENNAI: On Wednesday, Chief Minister MK Stalin urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take the necessary steps for the immediate rescue and safe repatriation of Indians held in illegal captivity in Myanmar. “I wish to bring to your immediate notice that the State Government has received information that nearly 300 …

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ALPHA & OMEGA SEMICONDUCTOR LTD Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (Form 10-K)

You should read the following discussion of the financial condition and results of our operations in conjunction with our consolidated financial statements and the notes to those statements included elsewhere in this annual report. Our consolidated financial statements contained in this annual report are prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP. …

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The Internet has grown over the past decade, so why hasn’t e-commerce grown with it?

The past decade has brought new frontiers in measurement and attribution. But for The Drum’s deep dive into e-commerce, James Addlestone from Journey Further says it’s got us addicted to short-term tinkering at the expense of what really matters. Of course, we can get deliveries faster. We can access more …

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Prosper Credit Card Review 2022 – Forbes Advisor

Prosper® card* compared to the Discover it® secure credit card The Discover it® secured credit card as a secured card requires a deposit, unlike the Prosper card. But the Discover it® secured credit card deposit is fully refundable and the card does not charge an annual fee. Even better, despite …

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Tico in aquarium, awaiting repatriation | Additional News

Tico, the rescued manatee (Trichechus manatus) who traveled more than 4,000 km from Brazil, awaits repatriation while being housed in an aquarium on Venezuela’s Margarita Island. The Brazilian NGO Aquasis, involved in the rehabilitation and rescue of Tico, told the Express that the organization is still engaged in a dialogue …

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Which bank stock to choose for a long-term investment? 7 analysts have this unanimous choice

ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank are two large private sector lenders, both of which have been top picks for investors and analysts. But have you ever wondered if one is better than the other, let’s find out? Stock prices Based on stock returns alone, ICICI Bank appears to have the …

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Why did Eritrea delay sending back the Somali soldiers it had trained?

Why did Eritrea delay sending back the Somali soldiers it had trained? MOGADISHU, Somalia – The Eritrean government delayed the release of Somali soldiers training in the country due to the politics of the time in the Horn of Africa nation, which was going through turbulent times following a conflict …

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Meet the Next Generation Cat 789 Mining Truck

The latest generation of 193 t (rated payload) Cat 789 mining truck the main equipment manufacturer claims to rely on a heritage of proven performance »to offer efficiency gains, the next generation of cabin comfort and state-of-the-art connectivity.” He adds that the design “provides a weight advantage over the competition …

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Lazada calls on Senate to relax bill’s liability clause

By Alyssa Nicole O. Tan, Journalist LAZADA E-Services Philippines, Inc. on Thursday asked senators to temper the wording of a bill to regulate online transactions, saying making e-commerce platforms like this and Shopee accountable to buyers could make sellers less liable for product defects. “This greatly reduces the seller’s liability …

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North Korea urged to reveal whereabouts of two men repatriated in 2019

South Korean lawmakers from the International Coalition of Parliamentarians for North Korean Refugees and Human Rights on Wednesday revealed the identities of two North Koreans who were forcibly repatriated in 2019. (IPCNKR) A delegation of South Korean lawmakers on Wednesday called on North Korea to clarify the fate of two …

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Blue industrial laser brings speed, quality and efficiency to metal 3D printing

When the first commercially available blue industrial laser shipped over five years ago, it began to transform materials processing applications. Its rapid adoption followed, based on the fact that all metals absorb blue light much better than infrared (IR) light, especially copper, aluminum and gold, all of which are highly …

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Scope of Facebook’s $90m privacy settlement challenged

The Meta logo is seen in this illustration taken August 22, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents Antitrust plaintiffs in separate case question ‘broad’ language Hearing set for October 27 (Reuters) – A group of plaintiffs’ lawyers have raised …

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The curious connection between cloud repatriation and SRE operations

I have a penchant for philosophy. I’m about three classes away from graduating, and every few years I tell myself that one day I’ll finish it. Thus, I know very well what is called in statistics – and in logic – a post hoc error, from which we derive the …

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Canceling Student Loan Debt May Come With a Tax Bill

Biden announced last month that he would forgive $10,000 in student loan debt for borrowers who earn less than $125,000 a year. He said 95% of borrowers, or around 43million people, would get the relief – but some will have to pay tax on it. Video transcript Cody HUNANIAN: We …

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Chile and the rejected constitution

THE constitutions that govern the legal framework of the various nations of the world are not immutable texts. Times change and, from time to time, it is necessary to update the text and adapt it, in some way, to the needs that mark the new times. Resistance to the updating …

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Despite Hungary’s veto, EU to introduce global minimum tax

Hungarian diplomacy previously accepted, but now vetoed, the European Union’s proposal. Brussels wants to work with member states to pass a comprehensive minimum corporate tax law. Hungarian veto in the EU “Tax laws can only be passed in the European Union if they are supported by all member states,” Prime …

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J&J Reaches $205 Million Settlement in Australian Pelvic Mesh Class Action

The Johnson & Johnson logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 29, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 12 (Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson has reached a 300 million …

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29 Rohingyas charged

Mohib Ullah A court in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday charged 29 Rohingya, including suspected members of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, with the murder of Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah at Cox’s Bazar camp in 2021. Cox’s Bazar District and Sessions Judge Mohammad Ismail also set October 11 as the official …

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Top US Commander Sounds Alarm on Islamic State Prison Camps in Syria

The commander of all US military forces in the Middle East issued an urgent appeal to the international community after visiting the al-Hol camp for Islamic State detainees in northeast Syria on Friday. Describing al-Hol as a “humanitarian disaster” and a “hotbed of human suffering”, US Army General Michael “Erik” …

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Research: Rating Action: Moody’s raises issuer rating of Sweetwater Union HSD (CA) to A2 and GO to A1; outlook is stable

No related data. © 2022 Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., Moody’s Analytics, Inc. and/or their licensors and affiliates (collectively, “MOODY’S”). All rights reserved. THE CREDIT RATINGS ISSUED BY MOODY’S CREDIT RATINGS AFFILIATES CONSTITUTE THEIR CURRENT OPINIONS ON THE RELATIVE FUTURE CREDIT RISK OF THE ENTITIES, CREDIT COMMITMENTS OR …

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China also vexes Indonesia with nine-dash claim in Jakarta’s EEZ

first word It is not just tradition, closeness and kinship that make Indonesia the first choice of Philippine presidents when they undertake their first state visits after assuming power. Equally important is the shared experience of hurt, great and small. President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s state visit to Indonesia would have …

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Stop scaring children

How long will it be before someone writes a book about all the “C’s” that are currently invading our collective consciousness? Cost of life; climate change; COP26; cryptocurrency and coercion towards control. Maybe even corruption or conspiracy theories? Don’t forget Covid! The fear is palpable again. But there is nothing …

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Research: Rating Action: Moody’s Rating Montgomery County MUD 137, TX 2022 Series GOs Baa3; stable outlook

No related data. © 2022 Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., Moody’s Analytics, Inc. and/or their licensors and affiliates (collectively, “MOODY’S”). All rights reserved. THE CREDIT RATINGS ISSUED BY MOODY’S CREDIT RATINGS AFFILIATES CONSTITUTE THEIR CURRENT OPINIONS ON THE RELATIVE FUTURE CREDIT RISK OF THE ENTITIES, CREDIT COMMITMENTS, INDEBTEDNESS …

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Panasonic’s New Nanoe X™ Technology Air Conditioner Lets Nature Breathe Indoors

Dubai: Panasonic, a global leader in ventilation and healthy indoor living solutions, has announced the launch of its latest air conditioner model featuring revolutionary nanoe X™ technology. Designed to deliver cleaner air quality, the new wall-mounted air conditioner is also equipped with key Panasonic innovations, including JETSTREAM and AEROWINGS, providing …

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We must look outside the UK for our way to independence

I was worried to read in the Sunday National the low to which the Conservative Party would stoop to interfere with the rights of Scots to determine their own future. This is not the first time that a government has issued warnings. The Scottish Act 1978 was not implemented because …

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LDLR, LRP1 and Megalin participate redundantly in Clostridium novyi alpha-toxin uptake

Materials HeLa (H1, CRL-1958) and MCF-7 (HTB-22) cells were originally obtained from ATCC. MEF (CTCC-003-0036), BJ (CTCC-400-0144), and U-87 MG (CTCC-ZHYC-0434) cells were purchased from Chinese Tissue Culture Collections (CTCC). Expi293F (A14527) cells were purchased from ThermoFisher Scientific. They tested negative for mycoplasma contamination. HeLa cells were authenticated via STR …

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‘Can I donate more than £3,000 a year tax free?’

Dear Ask an Expert, Is it possible to give more than the £3,000 annual allowance and still not be subject to inheritance tax? – VS, by e-mail Dear reader, Most people know that you can give away £3,000 per tax year and it won’t be included in the value of …

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The evolution of museums – returning what has been taken

Stolen, exchanged at low prices or misappropriated, the “great” European museums are full of objects brought from distant seas. With the tides changing now, how do the original Guardians go about bringing their treasures home? Maui Solomon and Te Arikirangi Mamaku lead the delegation to Te Papa’s marae, carrying the …

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Manhattan DA Raids The Met, Seizes Antiques For Repatriation

The DA’s Manhattan office recently seized antiquities from the Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met) for repatriation. While the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has carried out several raids on the Met this year, this was the largest yet (although the exact number has not been disclosed). Artifacts recovered include the …

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Yingli unveils n-type TOPCon solar panel with 22.0% efficiency – pv magazine International

Yingli’s 156-cell Panda 3.0 PRO module has a temperature coefficient of -0.30% per degree Celsius and is available in wattages ranging from 590W to 615W, with over 90% bifaciality. September 2, 2022 Emiliano Bellini The Panda 3.0 PRO 590-615W module. Image: Yingli Solar Excerpt from pv magazine Global Yingli Solar …

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Filing Delivery Debts Not Exempt From Bankruptcy Discharge – 11th Circuit

The fresh produce area is pictured at a grocery store in Pasadena, California, U.S., June 10, 2020. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Debts under Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act do not create ‘fiduciary’ exemption in bankruptcy, court told Fruit and vegetable suppliers still have significant …

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BoG hailed for easing import and export bottlenecks

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has been commended for streamlining bottlenecks in exports and imports to shore up revenue for accelerated development. The measures, among others, include the need to repatriate revenue through the establishment of Letters of Commitment (LoC) to mitigate the challenges of export revenue repatriation. Addressing a …

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Bankruptcy courts are good at adjudicating tort claims

Economists tend to view tort law differently than lawyers – or state attorneys general – and this difference explains both the advent of bankruptcy trusts in the settlement of tort class actions and the complaints of this last group concerning this evolution. Tort law covers a person who has been …

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UNHCR criticizes Tajikistan for ‘illegal’ Afghan refugee repatriations

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has denounced Tajikistan for its continued “forced” repatriation of Afghan refugees. The Central Asian country reportedly continues to deport Afghans despite human rights abuses in their home country. “Forcing people fleeing persecution to return to their country against their will is illegal and puts their …

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Policy briefing: Ottawa says it is reviewing security protocols for Cabinet ministers after Chrystia Freeland harassment

Hello, Federal Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino said the government was reviewing security protocols for ministers and MPs after Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland was aggressively harassed over the weekend while she walked into an elevator at a city hall in Alberta. Two female ministers – Marci Ien and Karina …

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Grace and Frankie’s Brooklyn Decker Has a Very Famous Husband You’ll Be Sure to Recognize

August 28, 2022 – 8:32 p.m. BST Nicky Morris Did you know that Grace and Frankie star Brooklyn Decker, who plays Mallory, has a very famous husband? Find out who he is here… The last series of Grace and Frankie finally landed on netflix earlier this year and …

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Defense experts say defense forces in the dark over soldiers’ movements in Ukraine ‘confusing’ and ‘laughable’

Two defense experts say they are puzzled that the Defense Forces did not know that one of their soldiers was fighting in Ukraine while on leave. Corporal Dominic Abelen died in Ukraine while on unpaid leave. A former soldier who fought alongside him said he died while directing and covering …

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Somalia seeks more support to join regional bloc

KAMPALA, Uganda Somalia, a country in the Horn of Africa, recently renewed its bid to join the East African Community (EAC), a seven-nation intergovernmental bloc it has sought to join for more than 50 years. The bloc rejected Somalia’s candidacy more than a decade ago, in March 2012, citing sporadic …

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The winds of change – how rotor sail technology can boost maritime decarbonization efforts

Aegyptian pioneer sailors sailed the Nile, the Mediterranean and the Red Sea using the power of the wind, laying the foundations for a time when sails dominated navigation before the rise of steam power in the late 1800s. Today, with pressing climate challenges to tackle and strict emissions restrictions to …

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US Department of Justice releases new details about investigation into Trump documents

WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department on Friday released new details of its investigation into government documents that former President Donald Trump removed from the White House, including 184 classified documents, some of which were labeled as “top secret”. and contained sensitive information about government informants and …

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Government, IOM Repatriate 16 Trafficked Sierra Leoneans – FrontPageAfrica

MONROVIA – The Government of Liberia, through the Ministry of Labour, has handed over sixteen (16) Sierra Leonean nationals trafficked in Liberia to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for repatriation. The sixteen Sierra Leoneans are expected to return to their country and reunite with their families on Thursday, August …

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Australia to conduct wide-ranging investigation into automated debt collection system

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese speaks during a joint news conference with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern following a meeting at the Commonwealth Parliamentary offices in Sydney, Australia, June 10, 2022. REUTERS/ Loren Elliott Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Australia’s …

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Rapid and sustainable repatriation is only solution for Rohingyas: FM

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said rapid and sustainable repatriation was the only solution for the Rohingya. Momen said this when UN special envoy for Myanmar Noeleen Heyzer paid him a courtesy visit to his office on Wednesday. Both discussed ways for a successful solution for the displaced Rohingya. The …

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Funding for Cadets has been increased to £43million over the next two years to help build up the maritime sector

The future of the navy has received massive financial support from the British government with an increase in training grants for cadets and qualifications. Eligible sailors will now receive half of their paid training, representing a true investment in the future of maritime and ensuring future growth. Previously, the subsidy …

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Which should you choose? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. If you only need access to a vehicle for a limited time, buying a car or signing a traditional lease may be overkill. Instead, you might consider …

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Cadet funding has been increased to £43m over the next two years to help build up the maritime sector

Eligible sailors will now receive half of their paid training, representing a true investment in the future of maritime and ensuring future growth. Previously, the subsidy was 30% but increases to 50% for all new and existing tonnage tax groups and Support for Marine Training (SMarT) funding. This now means …

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SCA Posts 38.4% Profit and Audio Audience Growth in Full-Year Results

To share Tweeter To share E-mail Southern Cross Media Group Limited, the parent company of Southern Cross Austereo (SCA), has announced strong results for the year ended June 30, 2022, reported on the ASX. The media company reported underlying after-tax net income of $27.4 million, up 38.4% from fiscal 2021. …

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Glasgow holds ceremony to repatriate artefacts to India

GLASGOW, Scotland: Glasgow held a ceremony on Friday to officially repatriate seven Indian cultural objects looted during British colonial rule, calling it the first for a British museum service. Dignitaries from the High Commission of India joined members of Glasgow Life, the charity which manages the Scottish city’s museum collections, …

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The six best personal finance lessons from a guy who still drives a battered 2008 Toyota Yaris | by Michael Lim | August 2022

My sheet metal shed on four wheels symbolizes my entire financial strategy… Author Image — Can You Feel My Happiness? A car pays for itself with your time. Why trade time for a pile of metal that will lose value faster than a ship’s anchor in the sea? —Tim Denning …

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Migrants victims of neglect, ill-treatment and inhuman living conditions in repatriation centres, according to expertsMigrants victims of neglect, ill-treatment and inhuman living conditions in repatriation centres, according to experts

Migrants have faced neglect, abuse and inhumane living conditions in Turkish repatriation centres, according to legal experts and human rights activists, the Duvar news site reported. Human rights abuses have become common in repatriation centres; however, most cases are covered up and not made public. Unable to bear the dismal …

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FirstFT: US, Taiwan to hold trade talks amid Chinese tensions

This article is an on-site version of our FirstFT newsletter. Sign up for our Asia, Europe/Africa or Americas edition to get it delivered straight to your inbox every weekday morning Hello. The United States and Taiwan yesterday agreed to start formal trade and investment talks amid growing tensions between Washington …

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Deceased Indian work visa holder to be repatriated to Hyderabad

An Indian Vamshi Reddy Chinta Reddy, who had been in the country for nine years and was currently on a critical skills work visa and had died in Christchurch last week, will be flown home on Friday August 19. Vamshi Reddy, 43, was originally from Hyderabad (Telangana State) in India …

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Tax lessons Nigeria can learn from Estonia

Taxes are one of the financial obligations of citizens and businesses to the government and are a major source of revenue. Experts say that tax-friendly economies see higher investment flows than countries with tough tax regimes. Nigeria has 39.6 million micro, small and medium enterprises as well as large enterprises, …

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The ball is now in ExxonMobil’s court

Dear Editor, In a letter to Stabroek News published August 6, 2022, Ms. Janelle Persaud, writing in her capacity as Head of Media and Communications for ExxonMobil Guyana, insisted that “Rod Henson, as former Chairman of ExxonMobil Guyana, never signed any document with Dr. Adams, in his capacity as former …

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China won’t cooperate with repatriation of deportees after Pelosi visit to Taiwan

There is nothing new in US complaints about China’s lack of cooperation in repatriating its deported citizens. Nevertheless, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs has suspended cooperation in such cases in retaliation for Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan. China has also canceled other efforts to keep …

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TDS on Disability Pension – A Case for Indian Armed Forces Personnel

As India celebrates 75 years of independence, it is important to highlight some benefits made available to Indian Armed Forces personnel by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT). One of these benefits falls under Section 119(2)(b) of the Income Tax Act. The Income Tax Act provides any taxpayer under …

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Smooth surface finish and connectivity included

Wire EDM EDM control system: Smooth surface finish and connectivity included 14.08.2022 Source: NCMT Related Suppliers With a wire machine, it’s all about producing clean radii and smooth surfaces, especially inside the ejector holes. For mold maker BM Injection, that’s exactly what Makino’s U32j did right from the start thanks …

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Sunoco subsidiary sues insurer for refusing to cover climate change litigation

A sign of a Sunoco gas station, damaged by Hurricane Matthew, is seen in Melbourne, Florida, U.S. October 7, 2016. REUTERS/Henry Romero Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents The issue of hedging is largely untested in climate change cases AIG’s national union …

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Law and museum policy come together in efforts to repatriate Arapaho headdress

At the Ethete powwow this summer, the University of Wyoming steal culture The team was honored for their work by bringing Alyson White Eagle Sounding Sides to London to view Chief Yellowcalf’s headdress. White Eagle Sounding Sides is one of Yellowcalf’s descendants and the first Arapaho to see his headdress …

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HP Specter x360 16 is a rare big laptop that looks this good, unrivaled

It’s not easy to create truly beautiful laptops that become visual outliers. It’s doubly hard to carve out a large-screen laptop to look good. The problem of carving metal or plastic with a wide footprint is not easy. HP is attempting just that, with the largest Specter series laptop ever. …

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Reshuffle fails to lift Japanese cabinet support, Unification Church doubts linger – polls

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and his ministers attend a photocall at Kishida’s residence in Tokyo, Japan August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Pool Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s cabinet reshuffle appears to have done little to allay …

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Japanese PM shakes up cabinet as anger grows over Unification Church ties

Voters’ support plummets over party’s ties to church Upheaval comes sooner than analysts expected The Church defends its right to participate in politics Kishida has only chosen ministers who will ‘review’ ties with the group TOKYO, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida reshuffled his cabinet on Wednesday …

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Penn Museum will bury the skulls of slaves

More than 175 years after his death, a man named John Voorhees could finally have a proper burial. Mr. Voorhees died of consumption or tuberculosis in a poorhouse in Philadelphia in 1846, when he was 35 years old. But, after his death and without his knowledge, his remains ended up …

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State institutions hijacked by cocaine cartels

Guinea-Bissau continues to serve as a key transit point for cocaine between Latin America and Europe, despite government promises to crack down on smuggling – says a new report from the Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime ( GI-TOC) published in July. Cocaine traffickers take advantage of Guinea-Bissau’s complex coastline …

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Rapidly Growing Drata Provides Security and Compliance Automation Platform

Customer data is a valuable and now highly regulated corporate asset. Therefore, businesses need regular security audits to ensure they are properly protecting their customers’ private information, complying with federal regulations, and avoiding liability and costly fines. Unsurprisingly, the compliance management software market is large and growing, valued at $32.1 …

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China assures Bangladesh of assistance for Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka: Beijing has assured Dhaka of assistance for the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims living in Bangladeshi camps after fleeing violent persecution in Myanmar, with China building some 3,000 homes to accommodate returnees. Bangladesh hosts more than a million Rohingya Muslims, reports the dpa news agency. Some …

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Jury awards $45.2 million in punitive damages in Alex Jones Sandy Hook trial

Aug 5 (Reuters) – US conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is to pay the parents of a 6-year-old boy killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre $45.2 million in punitive damages – in addition to 4, $1 million in compensatory damages already awarded — for falsely claiming the shooting was a …

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The bodies of the Austrian victims of the train accident will soon be repatriated; surviving family members return home

Okaz/Saudi Official Gazette JEDDAH — The Saudi Embassy in Vienna said procedures were underway, in cooperation with Austrian authorities, to repatriate the bodies of the Saudi citizen and his 4-year-old son, who were killed in a horrific train crash in Austria on Wednesday, in the Kingdom as soon as possible. …

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Evisceration NAB – Diary – DAWN.COM

THE government seems determined to throw the baby out with the bathwater. Without an alternative system or appropriate measures in place to strengthen other government agencies and bodies that can take over the investigation and prosecution of corrupt practices, it seems to want to protect its own skin rather than …

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Research: Rating Action: Moody’s assigns Aaa to East Hampton, NY City GOLT bonds and MIG 1 to BANs; stable outlook

No related data. © 2022 Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., Moody’s Analytics, Inc. and/or their licensors and affiliates (collectively, “MOODY’S”). All rights reserved. THE CREDIT RATINGS ISSUED BY MOODY’S CREDIT RATINGS AFFILIATES CONSTITUTE THEIR CURRENT OPINIONS ON THE RELATIVE FUTURE CREDIT RISK OF THE ENTITIES, CREDIT COMMITMENTS, INDEBTEDNESS …

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Repatriation to Guyana was a bittersweet experience

Dear Editor, I was prepared to expect reverse culture shock. I never imagined coming home after living abroad so refreshing and fun. What happened to the person, aka me, who was fleeing a supposedly unhappy existence? What changed? Is it the place or me who sees things differently? It has …

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Italian police seize assets of Russian-linked architect – source

JAKARTA: Indonesia and the United States kicked off their largest joint military exercises on Wednesday and were joined for the first time by troops from partner nations in what commanders said was a move to build unity in the Indo-Pacific region. The “Super Garuda Shield” drills, which first took place …

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