Indian Finance Minister Likely to Approve $1.35 Bln for Stalled Residential Housing Projects
New Delhi (Sputnik): Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has been holding meets with various sectors of the economy over the past few weeks, meeting jewellery and other...
GM Says 12 New EVs Coming, Including Full Size Pickup Truck With 400 Mile Range
Buried deep in its latest sustainability report is news that General Motors plans to introduce 12 new electric vehicles to the US market by 2023.
Aerotropolis Residential Estate Punjab tweaks policy: to offer land for land in lieu of compensation
The policy change will also facilitate development of industrial estate in Sectors 101 and 103 in Mohali by easing the process of acquisition of land for timely execution of development projects.
UK nightlife community urges government to include clubs in £1.57 billion pandemic relief package for the arts
The #LetUsDance campaign calls for clarity where nightlife has not been explicitly included.
French visual management startup iObeya lands €15.1 million to open new Seattle office
Today Massy-based iObeya, a provider of an Enterprise Visual Management software, has announced raising approximately €15.1 million in a second round of funding from Red River West with participation from Atlantic Bridge Capital and Fortino Capital Partners, bringing the total raised to date to arou
£7.5 million of highways investment in Sandwell welcomed
A Black Country council has attracted £7.5 million of additional Government funding to spend on local roads and high streets.
Nigerian first electric vehicles are here, got $9m fund from Canada
A Nigerian company called JET Motor has produced the nation's first electric vehicle, offering big solution to the climate disaster caused by fuel-powered cars.
Google provides emergency grants to 25 South African publications
In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, Google has detailed the 25 South African publications that will receive emergency grants from the company.
Donations for Cornell/Harvard: ITAT rules in favour of Tata Trust
Says avoidable litigation that goes the govt’s push for a taxpayer-friendly system
US Justice Department official: China accounts for disproportionate share of trade secret cases
"It is understood that consulates will conduct some intelligence activity but this can be exploited," a senior official for the US Justice Department
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn continues to rise, while Leicester has seen a further fall.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn continues to rise, while Leicester has seen a further fall.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn continues to rise, while Leicester has seen a further fall.
£2.25 million in emergency grants made available for music venues in England
Nightclubs that host a “significant live music programme” are eligible
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn has fallen week-on-week, while it has risen in Oldham and Trafford.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn has fallen week-on-week, while it has risen in Oldham and Trafford.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
The rate in Blackburn has fallen week-on-week, while it has risen in Oldham and Trafford.
Ballarat's housing market is the quickest seller in the state
Ballarat's housing market is flying with 10 of the top 20 suburbs in regional Victoria for quick sales right here
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham and Trafford are among the areas to record the biggest week-on-week jumps.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham and Trafford are among the areas to record the biggest week-on-week jumps.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham and Trafford are among the areas to record the biggest week-on-week jumps.
MAS revokes capital markets services licence of financial institution Apical Asset Management
SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has revoked the capital markets services licence of Apical Asset Management (AAMPL) on ...
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham has drawn level with Leicester, while the rate in Blackburn continues to rise.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham has drawn level with Leicester, while the rate in Blackburn continues to rise.
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England
Oldham has drawn level with Leicester, while the rate in Blackburn continues to rise.
5% reservation for more backward classes in Rajasthan judicial service
The more backward classes include Gurjars, Raika-Rabari, Gadiya-Lohars, Banjara and Gadariya
Covid-19 deaths and cases continue above “very high” rate in Brazil
According to the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation’s (Fiocruz) InfoGripe report, Covid-19 figures for deaths and new confirmed cases continue above the “very high” rate of occurrence in Brazil during the last week of July.
First quarter funds of 15th finance commission for rural local bodies released
Hyderabad: Minister for Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Errabelli Dayakar Rao on Friday said the Central government, on the directions of the 15th Finance Commission, has released Rs 308 crore for the first quarter of the financial year meant for rural local bodies in the State. The Union government had approved release of Rs 1,847 … Continue reading "First quarter funds of 15th finance commission for rural local bodies released"
Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for European countries
The rate continues to rise in Spain, as well as smaller but steady increases in France and the Netherlands.
African safari industry suffering as Covid-19 restrictions continue on tourism
SafariBookings.com, an online marketplace for African safari tours, recently ran its sixth monthly survey among 344 safari tour operators. The survey’s aim was to acquire a detailed understanding of the impact in the safari industry from the downturn in travel associated with the coronavirus pandemic. The results were in line with the previous five surveys – an overwhelming number of tour operators are suffering from a decline in bookings of at least 75%. This is a horrendous figure for an
7th Pay Commission: This bumper allowance including TA, DA, HRA in this central government job
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ANALYSIS: How the lockdown has affected the health of SA’s poor
Low-income populations bear a disproportionately higher burden of poor health.
Rural demand to aid recovery but can't substitute for urban demand: Report
Rural demand can contribute towards recovery in the economy but cannot be a substitute for urban demand, according to a report
Rajasthan govt revises rates for Covid treatment in private hospitals
Health Minister Sharma said the department had earlier fixed Covid-19 treatment rates in private hospitals, but it was not clear as to which investigations, medicines and expenses were included.
Hospitality training in the Thompson Okanagan to bolster tourism sector
Up to 40 eligible British Columbians will be able to tap into an online training program at Okanagan College to gain work experience to prepare them for job
E-Commerce Giant Flipkart To Create 70,000 Direct Jobs This Festive Season
Flipkart on Tuesday said it will help generate over 70,000 direct and lakhs of indirect seasonal jobs this festive season.
How to manage cities in the post Covid-19 period?
The International Urban Cooperation Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean (IUC-LAC), funded by the European Union, presents IUC-LAC Open Dialogues, the first publication on lessons learned and recommendations to help cities face the ‘new normality’, the post-COVID 19 deconfinement period. Redesigning urban spaces, promoting greater use of renewable resources or reshaping our industries are […]
Boeing, Etihad Airways and World Energy lift sustainable aviation fuel to the next level on ecoDemonstrator program
NEW YORK, NY - Boeing and Etihad Airways concluded testing on the aerospace company’s 2020 ecoDemonstrator program last week with a cross-country flight using a 50/50 blend of sustainable and traditional jet fuel. Flying from Seattle to Boeing’s manufacturing site in South Carolina, Etihad’s newest 787-10 Dreamliner used the maximum sustainable fuel blend permitted for commercial aviation. The transcontinental flight also demonstrated a new way for pilots, air traffic controllers and airline operations centers to communicate simultaneously and optimize routing. Mohammad Al
JP Morgan gets employees back to office, revealing remote working curbed creativity and productivity levels
THE multinational bank JP Morgan has announced that employees will begin to return to their offices this month – while revealing that productivity had slipped due to the work from home model. Headquartered in New York, with its London office the regional base for its Europe, Middle East and Africa business, the firm offers financial solutions to some of the world’s most important companies as well as governments across the globe. Last month they announced that following the closure of their offices worldwide in March, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, senior sales and trading employees would be required to be back in those buildings by September 21. They have since revealed that working from home has seen productivity levels change among their staff. A report by the business magazine Fortune, reveals JP Morgan’s own analysis of its work from home model showed work output among some of their employees was reduced on Mondays and Fridays. Advertisement The magazine refers to findings discussed by JP Morgan CEO Jamie…
Prof. Gyan-Baffour commends private sector for coronavirus fight
Professor George Yaw Gyan-Baffour, Minister of Planning has commended the private sector for supporting the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Co Kildare TDs being urged by Early Childhood Ireland to assist badly funded childcare sector
“Low investment in childcare is bad for children because it leads to high levels of staff turnover and poor outcomes."
TourismSolved deepens its travel and digital marketing expertise with the addition of three new partners
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - TourismSolved, a digital marketing agency dedicated to helping tour and attraction suppliers drive direct bookings and profitable growth, announced the addition of three new partners with extensive experience in travel, digital marketing, and eCommerce. The new partners, all formerly of Tripadvisor, are: Andrew Aley, VP of Business Development EMEA, James Moore, VP of Business Development Americas and APAC, and Michael Lattig, Head of Brand and eCommerce. They join the agency’s existing partners - Robin Harnish, Simon van Wyk, and
Domestic tourism continues to sustain recovery of tourism activity in July
Domestic tourism continued in July to underpin the recovery of tourism activity in Portugal, with year-on-year falls in guest and overnight stays slowing to -64.0 percent and -8.1 percent respectively, INE reported on 15 September.
SGF to establish joint education and training program with Tadrees Holding
SGF to establish joint education and training program with Tadrees Holding
New luxury living and retail development hopes to be a Jewel in Jhb inner city
The R1.8 billion Jewel City development in the vibrant Maboneng district opened its doors to the public on Wednesday, changing the face of Johannesburg inner city with its design.
Online higher education to continue strong growth in coming years: RedSeer
Online education will be critical in driving this from a supply point of view as offline infrastructure is not enough to cater all alone, he added
EnvExpedia campaign to boost tourism in Quito
QUITO, ECUADOR - To revive the tourism sector, Quito Turismo consolidates alliances and strategies that allow the destination to position itself in the international market, to boost the industry and the economic recovery of the city, offering alternatives according to the new normal. Part of Quito Turismo's strategy is to work hand in hand with trading partners to boost tourism in the city, which is why this cooperation agreement with Expedia Group, one of the world’s leading travel companies. The objective
Explained Ideas: How to improve Centre-state relations on a sustained basis
Response to Covid-19 shows carving out roles through consensus can address challenges to federal governance, writes Srinivas Chokkakula
Govt’s decision on FDI in defence to enhance self-reliance in sector: Goyal
The government has permitted 74% foreign direct investment (FDI) under automatic route in the sector with certain conditions.
Mining tycoon Anil Agarwal and Centricus Asset Management team up for turnaround fund
They have started approaching potential investors for the proposed India Direct Investment fund, which will buy stakes in government companies being sold as part of the country’s 2.1 trillion-rupee ($29 billion) divestment program
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