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Citic Securities Plans to Take 7% Stake in New Private Pension Venture

Caixin Online | 26 Jul 2021

Citic Securities Co. Ltd. (600030.SH), one of China’s biggest brokerages, is planning to take part in a new pension joint venture, embracing the nation’s call to tackle a looming pension crisis fueled by questions surrounding the sustainability of the current pension system as the population rapidly ages. In a bid to overhaul the strained,

Romanian private pension funds say need more IPOs to support growth

Metro USA | 23 Jul 2021

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – The Bucharest bourse needs new listings to keep up with demand from Romania’s growing private pension funds, which are beginning to look at other assets and foreign markets, the head of their industry association said on Friday. The seven mandatory private pension funds manage assets worth 84.4 billion lei ($20.2

Debenhams pension scandal: MPs demand answers from private equity 'asset strippers' as retirees face 10% cuts

The Daily Mail | 20 Jul 2021

The chairmen of two parliamentary committees say private equity firms accused of asset-stripping Debenhams should be quizzed about the fate of the department store's pensioners – who face a 10 per cent cut to their retirement payments. Darren Jones, who chairs the business, energy and industrial strategy committee, and Stephen Timms, chairman of

New Video – Illinois State Board of Investment Earns Highest Private Equity Returns of Any Public Pension Fund (American Investment Council)

Public Technologies | 19 Jul 2021

) New Video - Illinois State Board of Investment Earns Highest Private Equity Returns of Any Public Pension Fund Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released the third video in a new series of interviews conducted by Hill TV examining how private equity investments are supporting the retirements of dedicated public servants across America.

Equities are the only sensible foundation for private pensions

The Irish Times | 14 Jul 2021

“Never make forecasts, especially about the future.” Nobody knows who said this first. The point, however, is that we have to make forecasts, or at least guesses, about the uncertain future. Of nothing is this truer than long-term investments for delivering security in old age. The problem – inescapable, but fundamental – is that the sensible way

What They Are Saying: Public Pension Funds Benefit from Private Equity Investments (American Investment Council)

Public Technologies | 13 Jul 2021

) Last week, the American Investment Council released its 2021 public pension study showing that private equity was once again the best returning asset class for public pension portfolios. In 2020, private equity investments delivered a median annualized return of 12.3 percent over a 10-year period for the 85 percent of public pension funds across

An injustice to last a lifetime: How private sector workers' pensions are being taxed far ...

The Daily Mail | 06 Jul 2021

Private sector workers only get half the amount of pension pay that those in the public sector do before they are hit with punishing tax bills, a Money Mail investigation reveals. The lifetime allowance dictates how big a pension pot can be before savers have to pay tax on contributions. It is capped at about £1.07 million and workers face a 25 per

Private sector pensions being taxed harder than public sector schemes

This is Money | 06 Jul 2021

Private sector workers only get half the amount of pension pay that those in the public sector do before they

2021 Study – Private Equity Delivers 12.3% Return for America’s Pension Fund Retirees (American Investment Council)

Public Technologies | 06 Jul 2021

) 2021 Study - Private Equity Delivers 12.3% Return for America's Pension Fund Retirees WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the American Investment Council released its 2021 Public Pension Study. As has been the case each year since its inception, this study found private equity to be the best returning asset class in public pension portfolios. In 2020,

The great pension divide between private and public sector workers

This is Money | 29 Jun 2021

The nation’s stark pensions pay divide is laid bare today, with figures revealing gold-plated state-backed schemes pay three

The great pension divide: Revealed, how private sector workers can expect £3 in retirement for ...

The Daily Mail | 29 Jun 2021

The nation’s stark pensions pay divide is laid bare today, with figures revealing gold-plated state-backed schemes pay three times as much as the battered private sector. Money Mail has

Beware: the government could come for your private pension assets

Moneyweek | 25 Jun 2021

You’re a deeply-in-debt government; your deficit is running at 11.8% of GDP. That’s not as bad as it could have been, but, given the national debt is now at its highest since the 1960s, it isn’t exactly good either. You’ve also made a lot of promises – green revolutions, levelling up, and the financing of social care. Your prime minister has

Fire unions target private EMS firms to pad pensions

Press Telegram | 22 Jun 2021

California’s cities and counties are awash in pension debt, as skyrocketing retirement costs for public employees consume a larger share of their budgets and mandate the cutbacks in community services. One of the biggest cost-drivers is firefighting given that local firefighters receive average compensation packages that top $200,000 annually. In a

Generation X Turning to Annuities at Higher Rates in Search of Protection as Private Sector Pensions Disappear

PR Newswire | 21 Jun 2021

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Alliance for Lifetime Income and CANNEX released the first installment of the Protected Retirement Income and Planning Study, a joint research effort with both investors and financial professionals, designed to better understand and forecast retirement income trends. The inaugural study finds

What happened when private equity, hedge fund firms invested in Ohio teacher pensions

NBC News | 09 Jun 2021

Dean and Patty Dennis worked in Ohio schools for 30 years, paying into a state pension plan. Then the pension stopped giving them cost-of-living increases. ...

The private pension market in the first quarter of 2021 (Financial Supervisory Authority)

Public Technologies | 08 Jun 2021

) Bucharest, 8 June 2021 -The private pension market was least affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, given its long-term savings and investment policy. Over time, there have been episodes of volatility that marked private pension funds, but their assets recorded overall growth from one period to another. At the end of March 2021, the private pension

Fears for jobs and pensions as 123 companies fall to private equity in lockdown plundering spree

This is Money | 25 May 2021

British firms worth £36billion have been sold off to private equity in a high-risk ‘pandemic plundering’ spree. The Daily Mail can reveal today that 123 UK companies have been bought up by the predators since the

The end of private-sector pensions

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | 23 May 2021

In a recent column in The New York Times, Paul Krugman argued that if President Joe Biden succeeds in giving Americans affordable child care, universal pre-K and paid family leave, it will be almost impossible to take them back. People would never allow such transformational benefits to be taken away once they had become part of the fabric of our

China seeks private insurers help to unlock USD 15.3 trillion of savings, avert pension system crisis

Yahoo Daily News | 21 May 2021

Read full article ANI21 May 2021, 4:27 am·3-min read Representative Image Beijing [China], May 21 (ANI): Hong Kong insurance sector is eyeing China's USD 15.3 trillion savings to avert a crisis in its state pension system, the size of the world's second-largest economy. Georgina Lee and Enoch Yiu writing in South China Morning Post

Ageing China boosts private sector role as pensions time bomb ticks

Reuters | 20 May 2021

China is tweaking its $1.2 trillion pension system to increase private sector involvement as its population ages rapidly and underfunding looms, but experts say fundamental changes are needed to provide adequate safety nets. The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC), the country's top banking and insurance regulator, said

China Promotes Private Retirement Savings to Shore Up Strained Pension System

Caixin Online | 17 May 2021

China will soon launch a new pilot program for private pension funds as part of efforts to overhaul its strained system for retirement savings. The country’s top insurance regulator proposed a new product after policymakers vowed to make private pension funds the crucial “third pillar” (第三支柱) of the national pension system, as a number of officials

Pension operators partner AVCA to empower local investors on private equity

Business Day Online | 06 May 2021

Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp) has partnered with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) to empower local investors and develop private equity (PE) as an asset class in Nigeria. Domestic capital plays a vital role in accelerating economic growth in Nigeria and across the continent in general. Over

OCM getting private sector inputs for Olympians pension scheme - Norza

Malaysian National News Agency | 04 May 2021

SPORTS OCM getting private sector inputs for Olympians pension scheme - Norza OCM President Tan Sri Mohamad Norza Zakaria " data-media=""> 03/05/2021 05:30 PM KUALA LUMPUR, May 3 -- The Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) is now getting inputs from private sector representatives in drafting the Olympians pension scheme proposal.

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Nigerian Money Launderer Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding Texas Employees Retirement System (United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) AUSTIN - For a scheme that defrauded the Texas Employees Retirement System, Olumide Bankole Morakinyo, 38, a Nigerian national residing in Canada, was sentenced today to eight years in prison and repayment of $975,863 in restitution to multiple victims for conspiracy to commit money laundering. 'This Defendant's scheme and those like it victimize

AWS to retire classic EC2 – the compute service that started the IaaS rush

The Register | 29 Jul 2021

You've got a year to sort yourself out if you're still using 'em Comment Amazon Web Services has announced the retirement of its third cloud service: the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, aka EC2 Classic. ...

U.S. badminton player Beiwen Zhang retires with injury

WPTV | 29 Jul 2021

United States badminton player Beiwen Zhang was forced to retire from her match on Thursday due to an apparent achilles injury.

FERS + Debt + Retirement = Very bad idea!

Federal News Radio | 29 Jul 2021

Being in debt, especially heavily in debt, while working is a bad idea. Yet lots of people do it and survive. But being heavily in debt when you retire means the so-called “Golden Years” will be anything but. Especially if you are under the Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) program with its diet cost of living adjustment (COLA)

Supplemental Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B7) (Colfax Corporation)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) Table of Contents This preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus, relating to an effective registration statement under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, is not complete and may be changed. A registration statement relating to these securities is effective. This preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying

Retirement of Director - Dr Alice McCleary (Archer Exploration Limited)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) The text version of this document is not available. You can

Crestview Retirement Community adds new administrator

The Bryan Eagle | 29 Jul 2021

Crestview in Bryan has named a new healthcare administrator. David

Home and garden makeover is top spending goal for retirement

This is Money | 29 Jul 2021

One in three people aged 40 and over plan to make smartening up their home and garden a priority in retirement, new research reveals. Many are also focused on

President of Missouri History Museum, Soldiers Memorial announces plans to retire

St Louis Post-Dispatch | 29 Jul 2021

Frances Levine, an archeologist and historian, was hired in 2014 and will retire in 2022. ...

Aaron Rodgers considered retiring, wants personnel input

Post Bulletin | 29 Jul 2021

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't hold back in the Wednesday press conference marking his return to the team and the end to an acrimonious offseason. In the extensive session, Rodgers said he mulled retirement and wants input on personnel moves. A day after reporting to training camp, Rodgers laid out how his offseason of

Toromont Announces Results for the Second Quarter of 2021 and Quarterly Dividend (Toromont Industries Ltd)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Toromont Announces Results for the Second Quarter of 2021 and Quarterly Dividend July 28, 2021 TORONTO, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toromont Industries Ltd. (TSX: TIH) reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021. Three months ended June 30 Six months ended June 30 millions, except per share amounts 2021 2020 %

Quarterly Report (SEC Filing - 10-Q) (Six Flags Entertainment Corporation)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Table of Contents ​ ​ UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ​ Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q ​ ☒ Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ​ for the quarterly period ended July 4, 2021or ​ ☐ Transition report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ​ for the

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (The Goldman Sachs Group Inc)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-253421 The information in this preliminary pricing supplement is not complete and may be changed. This preliminary pricing supplement is not an offer to sell nor does it seek an offer to buy these securities in any jurisdiction where the offer or sale is not permitted. Subject to

Quarterly Report (SEC Filing - 10-Q) (Altice USA Inc)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q (Mark One) ☒ QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the quarterly period ended June 30, 2021 OR ☐ TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the transition period

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (American Express Company)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) TABLE OF CONTENTS CALCULATION OF REGISTRATION FEE ​ ​ Title of Each Class of Securities to be Registered ​ ​ ​ Maximum Aggregate Offering Price ​ ​ ​ Amount of Registration Fee(1)(2) ​ Depositary Shares Each Representing a 1/1000th Interest in a Share of Preferred Shares, Series D ​ ​ ​ ​ $ 1,600,000,000 ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ $ 174,560 ​ ​ ​ (1) Calculated

Senator Hassan Discusses How to Improve Access to Retirement Plans for Military Spouses and Women at Senate Finance Committee Hearing (Margaret Wood Hassan)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) July 28, 2021 WASHINGTON - Today at a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing, Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) discussed ways to help military spouses and women more easily access retirement plans. To watch the Senator's questioning, click here. Retirement Savings for Military Spouses Senator Hassan began her questioning by highlighting the challenges

Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. Announces CEO Retirement and Succession Plan

Citizen Tribune | 28 Jul 2021

PIKEVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2021-- Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTBI), parent company of Community Trust Bank, Inc. and Community Trust and Investment Company, with offices in Kentucky, West Virginia, and Tennessee, announces that Jean R. Hale, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of the Company for the last 23

After navigating through a pandemic, Cinemark CEO Mark Zoradi will retire

The Los Angeles Times | 28 Jul 2021

Cinemark Holdings Chief Executive Mark Zoradi, who has led the nation’s third-largest theater chain through the COVID-19 pandemic and a streaming revolution in Hollywood, will retire at the end of the year, the company said Wednesday. Zoradi, a former Walt Disney Co. executive who joined Plano, Texas-based Cinemark in 2015, will remain a board

Ball Board Increases Quarterly Dividend

Montrose Press | 28 Jul 2021

WESTMINSTER, Colo., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) board of directors today declared a 33% increase in the quarterly cash dividend. Following the increase, a cash dividend of 20 cents per share will be payable September 15, 2021 to shareholders of record as of September 1, 2021. "Today's dividend increase, our 2021

Canyon Lake pastor retires after nearly 30 years helping community

New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung | 28 Jul 2021

After nearly three decades of opening the doors to all religious backgrounds and watching families come and go in the Hill Country area, Pastor Doug Groen is retiring from Chapel in the Cove. ...

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (TD - Toronto-Dominion Bank)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-231751 Pricing Supplement dated July 27, 2021 to the Product Prospectus Supplement MLN-EI-1 dated November 6, 2020 and Prospectus Dated June 18, 2019 The Toronto-Dominion Bank $1,715,000 Callable Contingent Interest Barrier Notes Linked to the Least Performing of the Nasdaq-100

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Nigerian Money Launderer Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding Texas Employees Retirement System (United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) AUSTIN - For a scheme that defrauded the Texas Employees Retirement System, Olumide Bankole Morakinyo, 38, a Nigerian national residing in Canada, was sentenced today to eight years in prison and repayment of $975,863 in restitution to multiple victims for conspiracy to commit money laundering. 'This Defendant's scheme and those like it victimize

AWS to retire classic EC2 – the compute service that started the IaaS rush

The Register | 29 Jul 2021

You've got a year to sort yourself out if you're still using 'em Comment Amazon Web Services has announced the retirement of its third cloud service: the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, aka EC2 Classic. ...

U.S. badminton player Beiwen Zhang retires with injury

WPTV | 29 Jul 2021

United States badminton player Beiwen Zhang was forced to retire from her match on Thursday due to an apparent achilles injury.

FERS + Debt + Retirement = Very bad idea!

Federal News Radio | 29 Jul 2021

Being in debt, especially heavily in debt, while working is a bad idea. Yet lots of people do it and survive. But being heavily in debt when you retire means the so-called “Golden Years” will be anything but. Especially if you are under the Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) program with its diet cost of living adjustment (COLA)

Supplemental Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B7) (Colfax Corporation)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) Table of Contents This preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus, relating to an effective registration statement under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, is not complete and may be changed. A registration statement relating to these securities is effective. This preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying

Retirement of Director - Dr Alice McCleary (Archer Exploration Limited)

Public Technologies | 29 Jul 2021

) The text version of this document is not available. You can

Crestview Retirement Community adds new administrator

The Bryan Eagle | 29 Jul 2021

Crestview in Bryan has named a new healthcare administrator. David

Home and garden makeover is top spending goal for retirement

This is Money | 29 Jul 2021

One in three people aged 40 and over plan to make smartening up their home and garden a priority in retirement, new research reveals. Many are also focused on

President of Missouri History Museum, Soldiers Memorial announces plans to retire

St Louis Post-Dispatch | 29 Jul 2021

Frances Levine, an archeologist and historian, was hired in 2014 and will retire in 2022. ...

Aaron Rodgers considered retiring, wants personnel input

Post Bulletin | 29 Jul 2021

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't hold back in the Wednesday press conference marking his return to the team and the end to an acrimonious offseason. In the extensive session, Rodgers said he mulled retirement and wants input on personnel moves. A day after reporting to training camp, Rodgers laid out how his offseason of

Toromont Announces Results for the Second Quarter of 2021 and Quarterly Dividend (Toromont Industries Ltd)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Toromont Announces Results for the Second Quarter of 2021 and Quarterly Dividend July 28, 2021 TORONTO, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toromont Industries Ltd. (TSX: TIH) reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021. Three months ended June 30 Six months ended June 30 millions, except per share amounts 2021 2020 %

Quarterly Report (SEC Filing - 10-Q) (Six Flags Entertainment Corporation)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Table of Contents ​ ​ UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ​ Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q ​ ☒ Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ​ for the quarterly period ended July 4, 2021or ​ ☐ Transition report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ​ for the

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (The Goldman Sachs Group Inc)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-253421 The information in this preliminary pricing supplement is not complete and may be changed. This preliminary pricing supplement is not an offer to sell nor does it seek an offer to buy these securities in any jurisdiction where the offer or sale is not permitted. Subject to

Quarterly Report (SEC Filing - 10-Q) (Altice USA Inc)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q (Mark One) ☒ QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the quarterly period ended June 30, 2021 OR ☐ TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the transition period

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (American Express Company)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) TABLE OF CONTENTS CALCULATION OF REGISTRATION FEE ​ ​ Title of Each Class of Securities to be Registered ​ ​ ​ Maximum Aggregate Offering Price ​ ​ ​ Amount of Registration Fee(1)(2) ​ Depositary Shares Each Representing a 1/1000th Interest in a Share of Preferred Shares, Series D ​ ​ ​ ​ $ 1,600,000,000 ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ $ 174,560 ​ ​ ​ (1) Calculated

Senator Hassan Discusses How to Improve Access to Retirement Plans for Military Spouses and Women at Senate Finance Committee Hearing (Margaret Wood Hassan)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) July 28, 2021 WASHINGTON - Today at a U.S. Senate Finance Committee hearing, Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) discussed ways to help military spouses and women more easily access retirement plans. To watch the Senator's questioning, click here. Retirement Savings for Military Spouses Senator Hassan began her questioning by highlighting the challenges

Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. Announces CEO Retirement and Succession Plan

Citizen Tribune | 28 Jul 2021

PIKEVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2021-- Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTBI), parent company of Community Trust Bank, Inc. and Community Trust and Investment Company, with offices in Kentucky, West Virginia, and Tennessee, announces that Jean R. Hale, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of the Company for the last 23

After navigating through a pandemic, Cinemark CEO Mark Zoradi will retire

The Los Angeles Times | 28 Jul 2021

Cinemark Holdings Chief Executive Mark Zoradi, who has led the nation’s third-largest theater chain through the COVID-19 pandemic and a streaming revolution in Hollywood, will retire at the end of the year, the company said Wednesday. Zoradi, a former Walt Disney Co. executive who joined Plano, Texas-based Cinemark in 2015, will remain a board

Ball Board Increases Quarterly Dividend

Montrose Press | 28 Jul 2021

WESTMINSTER, Colo., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) board of directors today declared a 33% increase in the quarterly cash dividend. Following the increase, a cash dividend of 20 cents per share will be payable September 15, 2021 to shareholders of record as of September 1, 2021. "Today's dividend increase, our 2021

Canyon Lake pastor retires after nearly 30 years helping community

New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung | 28 Jul 2021

After nearly three decades of opening the doors to all religious backgrounds and watching families come and go in the Hill Country area, Pastor Doug Groen is retiring from Chapel in the Cove. ...

Primary Offering Prospectus (SEC Filing - 424B2) (TD - Toronto-Dominion Bank)

Public Technologies | 28 Jul 2021

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-231751 Pricing Supplement dated July 27, 2021 to the Product Prospectus Supplement MLN-EI-1 dated November 6, 2020 and Prospectus Dated June 18, 2019 The Toronto-Dominion Bank $1,715,000 Callable Contingent Interest Barrier Notes Linked to the Least Performing of the Nasdaq-100

Infrastructure bill advanced with $550 billion in new spending

Finger Lakes Times | 29 Jul 2021

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Wednesday voted to advance bipartisan infrastructure legislation, capping weeks of late-night negotiations and launching the next step in what has become one of President Joe Biden’s key domestic priorities — even as challenges await the measure in the House. By a 67-32 vote, the Senate moved to invoke cloture on a motion

Stronger oil prices to support aviation recovery as global economy rebounds, Iata says

The National | 29 Jul 2021

The rally in oil prices, which rose towards $75 per barrel on Wednesday, indicates an economic rebound that will propel the global aviation industry's recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, the head of the International Air Transport Association has said. The fuel bill represents about 20 per cent of an airline's cost base this year and comprises a

Karnataka: Widow, disabled pension goes up

The Times of India | 29 Jul 2021

BENGALURU: Pension for widows and financial assistance for disabled will be increased from Rs 600 to Rs 800 monthly at an additional cost of Rs 504 crore. This will benefit 17 lakh widows and 4 lakh disabled people.

Ola expands ESOP pool to Rs 3,000 crore ahead of IPO

The Times of India | 29 Jul 2021

Bengaluru: Ride-hailing company Ola announced on Wednesday it was expanding its employee stock options pool (ESOP) to Rs 3,000 crore and giving employees an additional Rs 400 crore in stocks in the run up to its initial public offering (IPO). "The allocation rewards Ola's high-impact employees and will lead to long-term wealth creation for them,"

Mayor’s Office, Fire Commissioner Say Review Of City Policy On Gender-Based Violence Is Needed, With ...

CBS Sports | 29 Jul 2021

CHICAGO (CBS) — There was major fallout from city officials Wednesday, amid revelations that a firefighter-EMT is still on the job after being charged with raping a woman he knew. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and new Chicago Fire Commissioner Annette Nance-Holt both reacted with statements

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Calls intensify for Afigya Kwabre South DCE to be retained due to community development

Joy Online | 29 Jul 2021

Calls have intensified clamouring for the retention of the district chief executive of the Afigya Kwabre South District of the Ashanti Region. Carved out of the then Afigya Kwabre District, Afigya Kwabre South and North District were birthed in 2017. Christian Adu-Poku as the first DCE for the South District is believed to have initiated many

Norwich sporting director feels Covid-19 has created paranoia in transfer market

The Daily Mail | 29 Jul 2021

Norwich sporting director Stuart Webber believes there is a “paranoia” surrounding the transfer market as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic continue to be felt. A handful of big deals have punctuated a quiet window to date with clubs still coming to terms with the financial losses caused by the Covid outbreak. Webber revealed last week that

Skogie's donates $50K to Okanagan College during 50th anniversary

Castanet | 29 Jul 2021

(L to R): Dana Skoglund, Chris Skoglund, David Skoglund, Moyra Skoglund, Jenna Skoglund, Jason Skoglund, Melissa Hayward and Graeme Hayward. Skogie’s is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, so it has donated $50,000 to Okanagan College’s Our Students, Your Health

Recently, children from the Okanagan Indian Band received new lifejackets

Castanet | 29 Jul 2021

Children at the OKIB received lifejackets recently. The gift of lifejackets was a splashing success. Recently, children from the Okanagan Indian Band - nk?maplqs i? snm?am?a?ya?tn i? k?l sqilx?t?t | Cultural Immersion School and the children from the OKIB daycare, called snc’c’amala?tn, received a donation of new

Infrastructure deal: Senate suddenly acts to take up bill

Bowling Green Daily News | 29 Jul 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate voted Wednesday night to begin work on a nearly $1 trillion national infrastructure plan, acting with sudden speed after weeks of fits and starts once the White House and a bipartisan group of senators agreed on major provisions of the package that’s key to President Joe Biden’s agenda. Biden welcomed the accord as one

Nampa’s restructured fire department affects city’s proposed budget

Idaho Press-Tribune | 29 Jul 2021

NAMPA — Since the Nampa Fire Department is in the process of splitting away from the city of Nampa budget-wise, the city’s general fund revenues could see an $11 million decrease, based on Nampa’s proposed fiscal year 2022 budget. ...

Delta variant’s spike sparking scores of workplace coronavirus outbreaks around LA County

Daily Bulletin | 29 Jul 2021

Fueled by rapid spread of the Delta variant, at least 140 recent coronavirus outbreaks have struck workplaces in Los Angeles County — a 150% increase since the middle of July — officials said Wednesday, July 28. Meanwhile, public health leaders posted another 15 virus-related deaths and 2,454 new cases. The outbreaks illustrate that the

$300 million in stimulus money earmarked for coal communities

Billings Gazette | 29 Jul 2021

NICOLE POLLACK Casper Star-Tribune More federal stimulus money could be coming to Wyoming. The Department of Commerce is allocating $300 million of its American Rescue Plan funds toward revitalizing coal communities, Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo announced last week. A total of $3 billion in stimulus funding will be distributed by the Economic

Tibetan family's journey to relishing prosperity through adversity

People Daily | 29 Jul 2021

LHASA, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Changchub Wangdu, an entrepreneur hailing from Nagqu City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, had expected his parents to move to the regional capital Lhasa, as he considers the place more suitable for his ailing mother due to its low altitude and a better climate compared with his hometown. "My parents have been

China intensifies emergency rescue, disaster relief in flood-hit Henan

People Daily | 29 Jul 2021

BEIJING, July 28 (Xinhua) -- China has deployed personnel, allocated funds and equipment amid consolidated efforts for emergency rescue and disaster relief after record-heavy downpours in Henan triggered severe floods, an official said Wednesday. The country has sent about 46,000 personnel from the

Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged

IIFL | 29 Jul 2021

The Committee decided to keep the target range for the federal funds rate at 0 to 1/4 percent and expects it will be appropriate to maintain this target range until labor market conditions have reached levels consistent. ...

Kerala’s Kasaragod district is turning fallow lands into fields filled with crops

Indian Express | 29 Jul 2021

Written by Riya Joseph In Kerala’s northernmost Kasaragod district, a month-long programme is underway to turn wastelands into fields bursting with rice and vegetables. Launched by the district mission of Kudumbashree, the state’s poverty eradication programme, ‘Mazhappolima’, is touted as a festival celebrating the goodness of the monsoon rains,

Sharon Denise Cagle Petter, 62, of Belton died Tuesday

TDT News | 29 Jul 2021

BELTON — Services for Sharon Denise Cagle Petter, 62, of Belton will be 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Belton. Mrs. Petter died Tuesday, July 27. She was born at March 13, 1959,

EDITORIAL: Amplats and Anglo cannot afford a mishap in relocating 1,000 families

Business Day | 29 Jul 2021

In the modern world if there is one thing above all else that mining companies are painfully conscious of, particularly in SA, it is the public relations fallout that comes from moving families from their homes to make way for mines. Mining companies work hard to combat an image of being rapacious, polluting and indifferently selfish in their

State offers teaching scholarships, stipends

Princeton Daily Clarion | 29 Jul 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — Three scholarship and

Saudi delivery startup raises $2.4m to expand outside KSA

Arab News | 29 Jul 2021

JEDDAH: WeDeliver, a parcel delivery startup headquartered in Riyadh, has secured SR9 million ($2.4 million) as part of its first pre-seed investment round, it was announced on Wednesday. The startup uses artificial intelligence and a mobile application to partner companies that have parcels to be delivered with a network of freelance drivers close

Who’s Who: Randah Al-Hothali, a director general at the Saudi Fund for Development

Arab News | 29 Jul 2021

Randah Al-Hothali was recently appointed director general of the corporate communications department at the Saudi Fund for Development. Al-Hothali previously worked with the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY). During her tenure at SDRPY, she worked as head of

The case for continued financial support for Lebanon’s Hariri tribunal

Arab News | 29 Jul 2021

LONDON: The clock is ticking ever closer to a moment of reckoning. The Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL), which was established to investigate and prosecute those responsible for the 2005 assassination of former prime minister Rafik Hariri, has run out of money and is due to permanently close at the end of July. In the midst of an unprecedented