Container ship saves 19 people in southern Florida Keys

Image courtesy of USCG Posted on Jan 2, 2022 4:26 PM by The maritime executive Friday, the boxship Methoni rescued 19 Cuban migrants about 30 nm southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse, near Islamorada, Florida. At around 1:40 p.m. Friday, the crew of the Methoni contacted the Coast Guard sector in …

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NCAAW: key WNBA prospect Destanni Henderson for South Carolina

The South Carolina Gamecocks (12-1) are perhaps the best team in college girls’ basketball, and they are certainly one of the strongest programs in the country. Head coach Dawn Staley has made South Carolina a national superpower, regularly landing some of basketball’s top rookies, such as center Aliyah Boston and …

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New laws will come into force in Canada in 2022

With 2021 behind us, a number of new rules and regulations are expected to come into effect this year. Some of the changes include increases in the minimum wage, bans on plastic bags and taxes on soft drinks. Below are some of the new rules and regulations that will come …

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Pakistan inscribed on the list of “yellow” countries

MANILA, Philippines – The government’s pandemic task force reclassified Pakistan to its “yellow list,” or country at moderate risk for COVID-19, from January 1 to 15. Pakistan was initially supposed to be on the “green list”, or those at low risk of COVID-19, according to acting presidential spokesman Karlo Nograles. …

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Purdue Pharma seeks to appeal US ruling that overturned its opioid regulations

Vials of prescription pain reliever OxyContin, 40 mg tablets, manufactured by Purdue Pharma LD lie on a shelf at a local pharmacy in Provo, Utah, United States, April 25, 2017. REUTERS / George Frey Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dec.31 (Reuters) – Purdue Pharma is …

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ENVERIC BIOSCIENCES, INC. : Other events, financial statements and exposures (form 8-K)

Article 8.01 Other events. During the previous thirty days, Enveric Biosciences, Inc., a Delaware company (the “Company” or “ENVB”) issued a total of 1,194,843 common shares in exchange for certain outstanding warrants to purchase a total of 698,517 common shares of the Company at an exercise price of $ 4.66 …

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Government of Canada launches demands for expanded Canada Containment Benefit

OTTAWA, ON, December 30, 2021 / CNW / – The government of Canada is committed to supporting Canadian workers, businesses and service providers during the COVID-19 pandemic. At 22 December 2021, the government of Canada announced it would expand eligibility for the Canada Worker Containment Benefit (CWLB) to better support …

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Oregon Tax Court rejects Oregon Department of Revenue position on sales impact of 2017 alleged repatriation – Tax

United States: Oregon Tax Court rejects Oregon Department of Revenue position on sales impact of alleged 2017 repatriation December 30, 2021 Lane powell To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Oracle Corporation v. Dept. of Rev., TC 5340 (Or Tax, October 6, 2021) concerns, in part, the …

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Educational opportunities in the post-pandemic period

The education sector must face 2022 with more optimism in anticipation of the end of the pandemic, coupled with the hard lessons learned through it, and guided by the collective vision of a matatag, maginhawa, in panatag na buhay (strongly rooted, comfortable and secure life) in 2040. The deeply rooted …

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Saudi irrigation agency signs agreement with UN for 2 projects

DJEDDAH: Hemaya, a Saudi information security association, aims to be a leader in the community by raising awareness about the safe use of technology. The association, which is the first nonprofit of its kind in Saudi Arabia, is enlisting cybersecurity experts to help raise awareness about information security. Its services …

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