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Latest coronavirus: A quarter of UK shoppers report gaps in supermarket shelves as supply chain disruption increases

Costco has chartered three ocean-going vessels for use next year in an effort to bypass some of the shipping and transportation bottlenecks that continue to emerge in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Richard Galanti, chief financial officer of Costco, has named supply chain and inflation as two of the retailer’s biggest issues today. They […]

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The UK’s top 100 startup unicorns: a retrospective

In June, prominent British investor James Anderson – whose own portfolio includes the first gambits on Facebook, Amazon and Tesla – lamented the profound ‘sickness’ in the UK economy which has stifled the success of local tech companies. Yet a few days earlier, the AI ​​startup Tractable, after a successful Series D fundraising round, reached […]

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EVRE and Park + join forces to set up 10,000 EV, Auto News, ET Auto charging stations

According to a press release, while EVRE will conceptualize, design, manufacture, establish, operate and maintain the electric vehicle charging infrastructure, Park + will organize and manage the real estate aspect of the hub. New Delhi: Electric vehicle charging infrastructure player EVRE and Park +, a provider of smart parking solutions, announced on Tuesday their partnership […]

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UK MarketFinance Secures $ 383 Million To Power Its SME Online Lending Platform

Small and medium-sized businesses regularly face cash flow problems. But while this is an already embarrassing situation, it has been exacerbated to the breaking point for too many people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, a UK startup called MarketFinance – which has built a lending platform to help SMEs stay afloat during this lean season […]

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EU regulators share more privacy concerns over Facebook’s ‘smart’ glasses

For a rundown of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3:00 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Hello and welcome to Daily Crunch for September 20, 2021. It’s Disruption Week, everyone, and TechCrunch is in turmoil. Kicking off tomorrow morning, Disrupt should be a pretty kicking affair. Check out the […]

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Rana Kapoor’s wife, her daughters in remand, Real Estate News, AND RealEstate

MUMBAI: A CBI special court in Mumbai on Saturday denied bail to the wife and two daughters of Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor in a counterpart case involving private sector lender DHFL and placed them in pretrial detention for 14 days. Kapoor’s wife, Bindu, and daughters Radha Khanna and Roshini were named as accused in […]

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Asian Granito targets exports of Rs 400 crore in fiscal year 22, Real Estate News, ET RealEstate

AHMEDABAD: Large interior design company Asian Granito Ltd (AGL) plans to register exports of Rs 400 crore in the current fiscal year of FY21-22 and expand its sales network to 120 countries. For FY20-21, it reported consolidated export sales of Rs 216 crore with a sales network in 100 countries. The company said anti-Chinese sentiments, […]

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EU urged to act on “continuing rights violations” by Pakistan

The silver lining that came with the coronavirus pandemic has been the rapid move towards digitalization in different sectors of the economy that previously moved at a turtle pace. Financial inclusion of rural areas is, in particular, crucial to accelerate the pace of economic growth that the country needs to develop, and the fintech revolution […]

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Auto Retailer Cazoo Adds SMH Fleet Solutions

UK-based online car retailer Cazoo on Wednesday (September 15th) announced its acquisition of vehicle preparation, logistics and storage company SMH Fleet Solutions for around £ 70million (nearly $ 97million) in cash from LDC and other minority shareholders. SMH’s staff of over 500 employees have performed over 70,000 vehicle refurbishments from six locations in Bedford, Gloucester, […]

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Google to abandon its Android Auto mobile app, replacing it with Google Assistant, IT News, ET CIO

Washington: The American technology giant Google has confirmed that it will close its standalone “Android Auto for Phone Screens” application from Android 12. According to The Verge, instead, anyone who wants a user-friendly interface for driving their Android phone should use the Google Assistant driving mode, available in Google Maps, or the native Android Auto […]

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Coleraine garage supports Charlotte’s clean air campaign

Charlotte Smith’s “EV Thank You” campaign was bolstered by Roadside with the loan of a fully electric Soul EV for a tour of Northern Ireland. Charlotte’s campaign began when she was just 11, putting handwritten notes under the wipers of electric vehicle drivers thanking them for choosing to drive a zero-emission vehicle. This summer Charlotte […]

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Big Interview – Cambridge & Counties CEO Donald Kerr helps SMEs through Covid, supports £ 1million classic car investors and works 300 miles from office

It must not have been easy to take back the reins of a bank in the midst of a global pandemic – with offices closed and staff adapting to work from home. Since the start of 2021 Donald Kerr has been based in his family home near Edinburgh – a success as the investment bank […]

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Unbranded Finance closes £ 36million loan for shopping center

Edinburgh-based non-bank lender Unbranded Finance has finalized its largest and most complex loan yet. In partnership with property management firm Westbrook Partners, the two-year £ 36million facility has been provided to a subsidiary of London-based development firm Boultbee LDN, to refinance The Maltings shopping center in St Albans. The loan was advanced within six weeks […]

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Venture capital firm takes unusual step and goes public in UK $ 51million listing

Forward Partners founder Nic Brisbourne. Forward partners Venture capital firm Forward Partners goes public and aims to raise £ 36.5million in its London listing. The UK-based investor has backed startups such as the Zopa loan market. This move is a change from the usual venture capital model of raising funds privately from larger funds. See […]

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Credit Kudos and 247 Group join forces to bring open banking to automotive finance

Alternative loans The 247 Group loan division, 247 Money, is the first auto finance lender to use Open Banking data in its credit decision process. Image source: Reg Rix (left) and Louis Rix (right). CarFinance 247, the UK’s largest online car finance marketplace, has partnered with Credit Kudos in a new open banking partnership to […]

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Rolls-Royce and Jaguar Land Rover team up for world record electric aircraft offering

Rolls-Royce’s all-electric aircraft, “the spirit of innovation”, will take to the skies for the first time in the coming weeks as the aerospace company works on a world record attempt. Engineers leading the project aim for Spirit of Innovation to become the fastest electric aircraft in the world and reach speeds of 300 mph or […]

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TESVOLT GmbH: Tesvolt takes a stake in Stercom

DGAP-News: TESVOLT GmbH / Keyword (s): Investment07.07.2021 / 09:30 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this advertisement. Press release Tesvolt acquires stake in Stercom – a technology leader for inductive charging in electric mobility – Agreement to acquire a minority stake with an additional increase option signed – The partnership aims to […]

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How Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Leverages Technology to Serve the Under-Served, IT News, ET CIO

Ujjivan started his journey as an NBFC in 2005 and started his banking operations as Ujjivan Small Finance Bank in 2017. Since 2017, the bank has made several technological investments, in particular Core Banking Software (CBS), CRM, Internet & Mobile Banking platform, Contact Center Software, Tab Based Lending, RPA platform, API platform, AI platform, etc. […]

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Spanish banks lay groundwork for post-COVID consumer spending boom

By Jesús Aguado MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish banks, whose margins were squeezed during the pandemic, are betting on a high yield return to profitability through consumer loans – encouraging customers tired of the foreclosure to spend big on cars , vacations and home renovations. Consumer lending only represents an average of 7% of these banks’ […]

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Snapchat usurer used ‘cruel tactics’ to pocket £ 140,000 from victims

A greedy loan shark who used “cruel tactics” and threats against victims on social media has been jailed for 16 months, investigators said. Over a 22-month period, Rovin Mavunga charged almost 100% interest rates on the loans and pocketed £ 140,000 in repayments. The 24-year-old has targeted vulnerable people, threatening them with violence when they […]

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Cutting oil consumption to meet climate goals is harder than cutting supply, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

New Delhi: Governments around the world have been slow to make uncomfortable decisions to persuade consumers to reduce their energy use to help meet climate goals, often because consumers are unwilling to pay or compromise their way of life. Researchers, policymakers and energy officials said this week at a Reuters conference on the energy transition […]

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Weekly outlook: Associated British Foods Q3 update; OPEC meeting; Non-farm payroll in the United States

Monday June 28 -Petrofac half-year results Tuesday 29 June -Lamprell annual results -Results 1st semester Hunting -National UK House Price Survey – UK money supply growth figures – UK mortgage approvals and household lending data -Consumer Confidence Index from the United States Conference Board – Case-Shiller Home Price Index in the United States -In the […]

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Sage launches the sustainable development and social strategy ‘Knocking

ATLANTA, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Today, Sage, the market leader in cloud business management solutions, launches its ambitious new strategy for sustainability and society, Break down barriers. Sage’s objective is to fight against societal and economic inequalities as well as to support a new generation of diversified and sustainable businesses. Sage will play […]

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Borrowers using side fees for purposes other than debt consolidation

“The number of primary customers who use them just for this purpose has increased from 59% to 43%, while the use of home improvement has increased. “ According to the latest data from Evolution Money, more second-load borrowers are using their loan proceeds for purposes other than debt consolidation. Evolution’s quarterly data tracker analyzes data […]

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12 states have now fully immunized at least half of their residents, CDC data shows

Safety officials will continue to apply their measures against a wave of unruly passengers as long as this remains a problem, Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson said on Tuesday. “We will keep it in place until rates drop back to where we have seen them historically,” Dickson said of the zero tolerance policy for […]

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No fear of the Fed

Hope you enjoyed your weekend. Friday’s reports revealed another round of surprisingly strong CPI gains in May, again led by used car prices and airline tickets, leaving a sharp rise in y / y measures going well beyond the initially expected increase in “base effects”. We also saw a modest drop from -9,000 initial claims […]

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Save Money With Sinead Campbell: How To Prioritize Your Debt During The Pandemic – Sinead Campbell

As household incomes in Northern Ireland have been hit by the pandemic, many people are left with considerable debt. NI Advice and our members across Northern Ireland support many individuals and families who have experienced income shock and are struggling to manage their debt. Our advice is free and confidential, so anyone in need of […]

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Part 2: How Madeleine McCann’s search got out of hand

“They suggest Kate accidentally killed Madeleine somehow, then kept her body, then got rid of it,” Philomene McCann, Gerry’s sister, told Sky News in response to the announcement. “I have never heard anything so utterly ridiculous in my life.” The couple’s spokesperson Justine mcguinness called the cops’ allegation that Madeleine’s blood was found in the […]

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Restructuring will make Experience Wellington “sustainable”, says boss

In some nondescript building next to Wellington’s Plimmer Steps, Sarah Rusholme is sitting in her office with a glass of water, ready to speak after several weeks of many internal discussions but barely a glance in public. She was preparing to publish the results of her internal consultation on the overhaul of Experience Wellington, the […]

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Pepper partners with Ecologi to fight climate change

“We are at a critical point in the specialty lending industry where many lenders and brokers are beginning to understand the environmental impact of our industry on our planet.” Pepper Money has partnered with Ecologi, a climate positive organization that plants trees and funds carbon reduction initiatives, to fight climate change. The partnership means Pepper […]

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Dozens of big websites go down after Fastly crash

MNumerous websites have been taken offline following a mysterious outage that affected much of the internet on Tuesday. The gov.uk website, Pinterest, Reddit, and media including the New York Times, Guardian and Financial Times were down for about an hour, with users receiving an “Error 503 service unavailable” message. Etsy, Hulu, HBO Max, PayPal, Amazon, […]

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Newly refurbished Devonshire district, Eastbourne offers over 2,000 square meters of exhibition space

Conference Eastbourne is pleased to present the Devonshire Quarter, an award-winning multifunctional business location with over 2,000 square meters of exhibition space. The perfect solution for exhibitions of all sizes, the Devonshire Quarter has 3 exhibition spaces, the Shackleton and Mallory rooms and the Winter Garden; connected by spacious interior walkways for easy access for […]

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Weekly outlook: non-farm payrolls in the United States; B&M and Pennon annual results

Monday May 31 -Indices of Chinese purchasing managers for manufacturing and service industries Tuesday June 1 – Gooch & Housego first semester results -Manufacturing of purchasing managers index (PMI) of Asia, Europe, United Kingdom and United States – EU inflation figures -In Europe, quarterly results of Rocket Internet -In the United States, quarterly results of […]

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Goldman Sachs Leads $ 45 Million Investment in Fintech Automotive Startup MotoRefi

MotoRefi raised an additional $ 45 million in a round led by Goldman Sachs just five months after investors poured $ 10 million into the fintech start-up to help boost its auto refinancing business. The startup has developed an automatic refinancing platform that handles the entire loan process, including finding the best rates, paying off […]

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Reliable 4G coverage will be essential for all businesses offering consumer credit – VanillaPlus

Covid-19 has transformed the retail landscape beyond recognition. Three lockdowns combined with regional level systems have resulted in liquidations and acquisitions for a number of well-known brands, and many more favor e-commerce over physical stores. Even as life begins to return to normal, says Colin Abrey of Nextivity, a large proportion of society continues to […]

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Early redemption

TipRanks 3 “Strong Buy” stocks under $ 10 with triple-digit upside potential You don’t have to pay triple digits to find great investment opportunities. It’s time to look outside the box at some cheap stocks that top analysts are applauding right now. Among the stocks that are on the rise, three have a very attractive […]

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Cazana launches new branding and website as part of ‘global expansion’ plan

Cazana, a retail car valuation and information specialist, rolled out a new logo and website as part of its drive to expand globally. The UK-based company, launched in 2012, said its name change was an opportunity to showcase the business plan for global expansion and highlight the company’s technological and business advancements. Cazana’s automotive dataset […]

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Stablecoins “threaten financial stability”; The repression of the commodity boom in China; Liberty Steel Plant For Sale – As It Happened | Business

It’s time for a quick recap. A Federal Reserve governor has warned that stablecoins could be a risk to consumers and financial stability. Lael Brainard said the rise in “private money” was a concern as the Fed is also stepping up work on a possible digital dollar. Brainard compared the rise of stablecoins, which tie […]

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Capital calls: Greek bank revival relies on same old source of fuel

Reuters Reuters (The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are their own.) LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Concise information on global finance. ———————————————– GALAXY BRAIN. Alpha Bank Managing Director Vassilios Psaltis on Monday announced plans to raise € 800 million in “growth capital” as part of its strategy to achieve a 10% return […]

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Big US companies pushed to measure progress on racial justice

George Floyd’s assassination sparked a wave of promises from corporate America to advance racial fairness. Almost a year later, big American corporations are under pressure to show progress in delivering on those promises. Shareholders will vote in the coming weeks on some of these initiatives, including whether Walmart should report on the fairness of its […]

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Qatar tries to help end Israeli “aggression” against Palestinians, Amir says

Bloomberg Bitcoin ends week in volatile flow with Chinese bulls (Bloomberg) – Bitcoin was whipped ahead of the weekend after another warning from Chinese authorities over the cryptocurrency crackdown. The largest digital currency fell 10% at the end of Friday, to as low as $ 33,550 before rebounding to $ 38,133. . The coin nearly […]

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Brazilian government cuts budget deficit forecast for 2021 to $ 35 billion, or 2.2% of GDP

Bloomberg Inflation bets rise on fear Brazil will not raise rates enough (Bloomberg) – Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics, and subscribe to our podcast Brazil’s inflation expectations are going in the wrong direction as investors fear the central bank may not be bold enough to keep prices down. pile […]

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Qurate Retail, Inc. declares quarterly cash dividend on 8.0% Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares Series A

Bloomberg Tencent tries to salvage $ 200 billion antitrust slip (Bloomberg) – Tencent Holdings Ltd. wants to prove it’s best positioned to weather an antitrust storm that has wiped out an estimated $ 200 billion in value from China’s largest company in a matter of months. from the world’s largest game publishing company as the […]

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Bitcoin Price Rises After £ 300 Billion Disappears As Elon Musk Says Tesla Has ‘Diamond Hands’ | City and business | Finance

Over the past week, the digital currency, which had reached over $ 50,000 (£ 35,432.90) at the start of the month, saw its value plummet, with £ 300 billion wiped out in 24 hours. Bitcoin traded at $ 34,925.80 (£ 24,723.10), its lowest since February. Over the past hour, Bitcoin has continued to soar and […]

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Disruptive COVID-19 influences Malaysian auto industry, 2021

Globe Newswire Trinity Biotech plc Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Results Conference call scheduled for May 25, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EASTERNDUBLIN, Ireland, May 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Trinity Biotech plc (Nasdaq: TRIB), a leading developer and manufacturer of diagnostic products for point-of-sale markets Care and Clinical Laboratories, will report first quarter fiscal […]

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Publication date of PhosAgro 1Q 2021 IFRS results

Bloomberg Japan’s GDP shrinks more than feared amid winter emergency (Bloomberg) – Japan’s recovery stalled in the last quarter, with the economy contracting more than analysts expected, as renewed restrictions to contain the coronavirus hit buyers and discouraged business investment, while spending government cuts due to the suspension of a travel promotion campaign. The product […]

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Pine Labs merchant commerce platform valued at $ 3 billion in new fundraising

Pine Labs, a start-up that provides merchants with payment terminals, billing tools and working capital, said Monday it completed the first close of a $ 285 million funding as the nearly two decades old company was looking to expand its business. Baron Capital Group, Duro Capital, Marshall Wace, Moore Strategic Ventures and Ward Ferry Management […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE SEK CALL FOR TENDER OPERATION FOR THE CURRENT LOAN

Submission date, 2021-05-21 Auction day 05/21/2021 Auction time 10:30 am-11:00am (CET / CEST) on the day of the Offer Amount offered SEK 50 billion (total) Maximum authorized bid volume SEK 12.5 billion from an individual bidder (in total per auction day) Settlement date 05/25/2021 Minimum authorized bid volume SEK 10 million per offer Maximum number […]

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Revel as Northumbria Cars Wins Industry Award

Northumbria Cars was named Auto Finance Specialist of the Year at the CorporateLiveWire North England Prestige Awards 2020/21. Northumbria Cars was named Auto Finance Specialist of the Year at the Corporate Live Wire North England Prestige Awards 2020/21. The judges were particularly impressed with Northumbria Cars’ commitment and dedication to ensuring that no customer is […]

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KBRA assigns preliminary ratings to Avant Loans Funding Trust 2021-REV1

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to five categories of notes issued by Avant Loans Funding Trust 2021-REV1 (“AVNT 2021-REV1”), a security operation backed by consumer loan assets of $ 200 million. The preliminary ratings reflect the initial level of credit enhancement ranging from 46.56% to 1.50% for Class […]

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38-year-old Californian accused of using $ 5million Covid relief loans to get into flashy cars

A man in Southern California has pleaded not guilty to charges he obtained $ 5 million in federal coronavirus relief loans for bogus companies, then used the money to spend on luxury cars. Mustafa Qadiri, 38, was arrested on Friday on suspicion of conspiring to defraud the Paycheck Protection Program, which was introduced last year […]

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Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors LLC to Attend Stifel 2021 Cross-Sector Virtual Conference

Bloomberg Chinese tech giants bet $ 19 billion on global electric car frenzy (Bloomberg) – China is shaping up to be the first real test of Big Tech’s ambitions in the automotive world, with giants from Huawei Technologies Co. to Baidu Inc. investing nearly $ 19 billion in companies from Widely Seen Electric and Autonomous […]

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‘it’s a matter of choice and freedom for us’

GlobeNewswire Community Care Corps Launches Request for Proposals for Grant Awards for Innovative Models Using Volunteers to Help Caregivers, Seniors, or Adults with Disabilities Washington, DC, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Washington, DC – Community Care Corps has announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for innovative local models in which volunteers help caregivers or […]

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Daily News Summary: Enel Green to Build 1.5GW Solar Hybrid Project with Battery Storage

Here are some remarkable clean tech announcements of the day: Enel Green Power North America has ad construction of five new renewable energy projects in the United States, including three hybrid renewable and storage projects, and its largest solar project in the United States. New wind, solar and hybrid projects represent more than 1.5 GW […]

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India records highest number of deaths in one day from Covid-19

France 24 Algeria celebrates first national day of commemoration of massacres under French domination Algeria honors thousands of people killed by French forces in 1945 on Saturday, while the North African country waits for Paris to apologize for its colonial-era crimes. Pro-independence riots following a protest in the closing months of World War II resulted […]

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Credit & Collections Manager – Vendor Asset Finance – Helsinki

Written by Louise clavey Release date: May 7, 2021 Created: May 7, 2021 salary at 55,000 € + possible company car and social benefits of large companies. Our client, a leading international supplier-centric asset financier, is seeking a Helsinki-based Credit and Collections Manager to contribute and support their vision of being the trusted brand for […]

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Chinese Exports Best Forecast, Best Import Growth in 10 Years, Auto News, ET Auto

Overseas shipments climbed 32.3% year-on-year in April – surpassing the 24.1% expected in a Bloomberg survey – on a surge in demand for electronics and medical masks. Beijing, May 7, 2021 – Chinese exports grew at a rate that exceeded expectations last month, data showed Friday, as imports surged to their strongest rate in a […]

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Provident Financial “ to close its home loan business ”

BRADFORD-based Provident Financial is set to close its home lending business after more than 140 years, it has been reported. This city-center institution has more than 380,000 clients and is Britain’s largest specialist lender. However, it’s been in deficit since an attempt to modernize went wrong four years ago, leading to profit warnings. Provident’s move […]