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VPA graduate paves the way for development of his first feature film

Carlton Daniel Jr. G’16 fell in love with movies at an early age. Growing up in Ohio, he spent much of his childhood at the local movies, browsing videos on Blockbuster and dissecting movies with his family. His passion for cinema led him on a trajectory from writing and directing short films to developing his […]

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The Best Ways to Get Karma in Guild Wars 2

Karma is one of the many valuable currencies available to you in Guild Wars 2. If you’re just starting out or just reached level 80 and are broke on karma, this guide will cover everything you need to know to keep your inventory stocked with stuff. RELATED: Guild Wars 2: How to Get Mystical Coins […]

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Now is the time to invest in a sustainable, competitive, proven and agile Morocco.

OPINION: Initiated by His Majesty King Mohammed VI, the Special Commission for the Development Model published in April 2021 a roadmap for Morocco 2035 aimed at ensuring faster, sustainable and more inclusive growth. To achieve the above objectives, changing the investment model from 2/3 public to 2/3 private is one of the key strategies. “The […]

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Russia proposes a foreign debt payment system similar to that of gas

MOSCOW — Russia said on Monday it could use an arrangement similar to that used for its gas supply payments to pay its dollar-denominated external debts. Business daily Vedomosti quoted Finance Minister Anton Siluanov as saying that Russia will offer holders of its Eurobonds to accept a payment system that bypasses Western financial infrastructure. Russia […]

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Ministry builds VVIP airport terminal for G20 summit in Bali

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) is constructing a VVIP terminal at I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali to facilitate access for G20 Summit guests. The ministry continues to spearhead infrastructure development in Bali to support Indonesia’s preparation for the G20 summit in November 2022, PUPR Minister […]

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Why World of Warcraft’s Faction Wars Might Never Return

The first choice any player makes in World of Warcraft is to fight for the Horde or the Alliance. From the original orc invasion of Azeroth known as “The First War” depicted in 1994 Warcraft: Orcs and Humansthe conflict persisted in various forms for much of World of Warcraft‘s story. After the events of Shadowland, […]

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China’s zero-Covid policy is killing its already slowing economy

A health worker waits to take swab samples during a coronavirus Covid-19 lockdown in Shanghai’s Jing’an district on May 27, 2022. HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP via Getty Images China’s harsh zero Covid policy is weighing heavily on its economy, to the point of threatening China’s long-term prosperity. Economic data for April suggests that the world’s second largest […]

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Open the UAE | Industry Outlook

Open the UAE Tom Keya, legal consultant executive Ruthberg LLC and founder of mental health platform Soulh, details how businesses can successfully expand in the UAE Written by: Tom Keya The United Arab Emirates is a modern economic marvel and one of the greatest success stories of the 21st century. Starting out as an unspectacular […]

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Center Appoints Bhupinder Singh Bhalla as New DMC Chairman | Latest Delhi News

Bhupinder Singh Bhalla, an IAS officer under AGMUT in 1990 and the current Additional Chief Secretary (Residence) of Delhi, was appointed as the new Delhi City Council (NDMC) President on Friday. He succeeds Dharmendra, an IAS officer from 1989, who was relieved of his duties with immediate effect, said a notification issued by the Home […]

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History haunts global elites in Davos, amid Russia’s war in Ukraine

Placeholder while loading article actions Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox each weekday, plus other interesting global readings, insights and opinions? Sign up for Today’s WorldView newsletter. DAVOS, Switzerland — The World Economic Forum is known for its forward-looking optimism. But this year’s annual gathering of global political and financial […]

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Australia, US decide to boost Pacific support after China overtures

Australia and the United States are stepping up support in the Pacific islands after China proposed a security and economic framework that could boost its presence in the region. The draft common development vision between China and Pacific island countries, first reported by Reuters, was sent last week to nearly a dozen Pacific island countries. […]

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Japan urges to move forward with ‘green’ GDP indicator – draft

A woman walks past a shopping area, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Tokyo, Japan August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, May 26 (Reuters) – Japan plans to move forward with a new “green” gross domestic product (GDP) indicator that will reflect the country’s progress […]

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Emerging superpower and its bloc of nations! – Opinion

During World War II, the United States played a central role in its victory by financing the war efforts of many European countries, including the United Kingdom. Thus, the US dollar not only became stronger against other currencies of the time, but also against the British pound, the undisputed global currency of that time. After […]

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Qatar and the United Kingdom: a solidly rooted economic partnership

Economic, trade and investment relations between the State of Qatar and Great Britain have achieved a qualitative leap and remarkable development at various levels in recent years. These relations should be more firmly established after the current visit of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, which is part of his European tour. […]

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Will bond yields continue to rise?

By Nicholas Larseninternational banker On the first trading day of May, bond markets crossed a key threshold: the 10-year Treasury yield hit 3% for the first time since December 2018. It has since climbed to around 3.19% before falling back slightly below 3% towards the end of the month. As such, there is growing belief […]

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The National Library will publish a thematic book to support the G20 presidency

This book really enriches our knowledge. Not only is it enriching for readers, but it also provides perspective for the elites who will be making decisions about the G20. Jakarta (ANTARA) – The National Library of Indonesia (Perpusnas) will publish a thematic book to demonstrate its support for the Indonesian G20 Presidency. “Indonesia’s G20 Presidency […]

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US stagflation is a triple whammy from the Fed, Biden’s White House and big defense – Analysis – Eurasia Review

Stagflation is no longer just a threat of recession in the United States, but a global risk. It is the net effect of a triple whammy that penalizes American well-being and the global recovery. But it won’t hurt profit margins for defense contractors. Recently, President Biden admitted that US inflation was stuck at “unacceptably high” […]

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Weekly market tips: 10 factors that trigger sentiment, what investors should do

Last week, after a couple of suspended sessions, markets ended on a high note as they trailed gains in global indices. Sensex stood at 54,326.39 up 1534.16 points or 2.91%. Nifty 50 closed at 16,266.15 up 456.75 points or 2.89%. Ajit Mishra, vice president of research. Religare Broking said: “Markets ended a 5-week losing streak […]

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Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority sheds light on new trends shaping the future of B2B e-commerce in the emirate

The global pandemic, combined with the accelerated adoption of digital technologies, has led to significant changes in the B2B e-commerce and retail sector in Dubai, which has led the city to strengthen its position as a commercial center leading regional and global. The changes are exemplified by a new business trend that has […]

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Aditya Thackeray on the inauguration of the Maharashtra Pavilion at the WEF in Davos

New Delhi: Maharashtra Minister Aditya Thackeray along with other leaders of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government inaugurated the Maharashtra Pavilion in Davos, Switzerland. Other ministers with Thackeray included Subhash Desai and Nitin Raut. After the inauguration, Aditya Thackeray took to Twitter to share photos from the ceremony. Along with the photos, he wrote, “Opened Maharashtra […]

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The future of international tax planning for multinationals

With the introduction of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the G-20 Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action plan as well as BEPS 2.0 Two-pillar approach, the question arises for multinational companies: is there still room for tax planning? This article examines the issue of maintaining the need and existence of […]

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Star Wars comic book covers for Pride Month 2022

Books + comics // MAY 19, 2022 Check out the variant covers that will adorn Marvel’s star wars comics from June. Lucasfilm and Marvel are teaming up to celebrate Pride Month, a time dedicated to uplifting, honoring and supporting the impact of the LGBTQIA+ community around the world. StarWars.com is excited to present the upcoming […]

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Major infrastructure projects that are revitalizing the coastal economy

Kenya National Highway Authority Deputy Director Eng Kungu Ndungu explains the construction plan for the Dongo Kundu Special Economic Zone.[Omondi Onyango, Standard In the sweltering heat of Mombasa, excavators bite off a chunk of what was once marshy land, hurl it up and empty it into a waiting tipper truck. Another truck is queuing for […]

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Foreign sales of Asian bonds extend as US yields rise

By Gaurav Dogra (Reuters) – Bonds in emerging Asia excluding China saw outflows of foreign capital for a second straight month in April, on higher U.S. yields and worries about China‘s tough coronavirus lockdowns. Foreign investors sold a combined net $2.35 billion in South Korean, Thai, Indian, Indonesian and Malaysian bonds last month, according to […]

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Global solidarity matters for sustainable trade: Kazakh envoy to G20

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Indonesia, Daniyar Sarekenov, has stressed the need for multilateralism and international solidarity to secure global trade and ensure its sustainability. “(The G20 must) rebuild a more sustainable global trading system, demand to secure supply chains,” Ambassador Sarekenov recently said during a special interview with […]

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At ease, Martin Lewis – a line of Tory MPs are here to solve the cost of living crisis | Marine Hyde

gGiven the caliber of employees and the attrition rate of this government, it is always an emotional moment when it releases an unprecedented minister on the airwaves. Just like the bit in The Simpsons where Mr. Burns releases the winged monkeys from his window with a “Fly, my pretty ones – fly!” full of hope. […]

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Chinese economy expected to gradually recover from Omicron impacts_英语频道_央视网(cctv.com)

BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) — China’s economy is expected to gradually recover as the country achieves major anti-epidemic results and pro-growth policies take effect, spokesperson Fu Linghui said Monday. National Bureau of Statistics (BNS). The country’s economy was hit by the nationwide resurgence of COVID-19 cases in April, but the impacts are “short-lived and external”, […]

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CLT Hall A Expansion – Phase II is underway

Concourse A Expansion – Phase II construction is underway and is expected to be complete in Fall 2024. The addition of 10 gates will house Delta Air Lines and three common-use gates. The 191,848-square-foot expansion will feature auto-tint windows to help control interior temperature and sunlight, portal seats with built-in power for charging electronics, terrazzo […]

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Boris warns the EU: we will act if you do not change | Politics | News

Northern Ireland protocol ‘works’, says Jones Mr Johnson told the Belfast Telegraph that a lot has changed since the protocol was agreed: “It was designed before a global pandemic and a European war which created a cost of living crisis of a magnitude never seen for half a century. ” The Prime Minister challenged Brussels […]

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Philippines debt ratio to GDP at 63.5%

ANN/HILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER – As debt piled up at a faster rate than economic growth in the first quarter, the Philippines’ outstanding bonds as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) soared further to 63.5% in March. The latest data from the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) recently showed that the latest quarterly debt-to-GDP figure […]

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G-7 pledges to toughen sanctions on Russia and unite in support of Ukraine

G7 foreign ministers pledged on Saturday to step up economic sanctions against Russia over its military aggression against Ukraine and to stand together in support of the Ukrainian people. In a joint statement released after their three-day talks in Weissenhaus, northern Germany, the G-7 also agreed to take steps to mitigate the repercussions of the […]

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Secure Bridges, Tokenized Real-World Assets, and the Growth of DeFi: Q&A with Adi Ben-Ari

By Adi Ben AriFounder and CEO of Blockchain applied Adi Ben-Ari, Founder and CEO of Applied Blockchain What does Applied Blockchain do? Applied Blockchain is a leading blockchain development company building applications ranging from NFT marketplaces and DeFi protocols to a commodity exchange. Applied Blockchain is preparing to launch two new products for the web3 […]

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Tehran, Doha discuss expanding trade ties

TEHRAN- During a meeting between Alireza Peyman-Pak, the head of the Iranian Trade Promotion Organization (TPO), and Ahmed Ahen, the director of the International Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Qatar, the two sides explored ways of expanding trade relations between the two countries. Ministry of Trade and Industry of […]

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impact on inflation: Inflation reaches its highest level in 8 years! Here’s what that means for the economy, stocks and bonds

NEW DELHI: For those wondering why the Reserve Bank of India showed the degree of urgency it did when it raised interest rates in an unanticipated move last week, the latest data on inflation provide a clear answer. Headline retail inflation in India soared to an 8-year high of 7.79% in April, according to data […]

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Biden greets ASEAN leaders as he tries to show Pacific attention

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden hosts leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as his administration strives to demonstrate that the United States has not lost sight of the Pacific, even in the face of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. As Biden prepared to host leaders from eight ASEAN countries for a dinner […]

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Symbolism of US-ASEAN summit is its big message, analysts say — Radio Free Asia

The United States is underscoring its commitment to Southeast Asia by hosting a leaders-level summit with ASEAN members in Washington this week, despite grappling with unrest in Ukraine, said analysts. But Washington is unlikely to come up with a coherent economic strategy to reduce Southeast Asia’s overreliance on China and that will take away some […]

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Live updates: April CPI report and inflation news

+6.2% without food and energy Percentage change year over year in the consumer price index +6.2% without food and energy Year-over-year percent change in Consumer Price Index Inflation moderated on an annual basis for the first time in months in April, but the 8.3% annual increase in the consumer price index remained uncomfortably fast – […]

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COP15: Fight against desertification; Take care of the earth

India is participating in the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD COP15) from 9 to 20 May 2022. The Indian delegation led by the Minister of Environment , Forests and Climate Change Union, Bhupender Yadav represents India in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. India hosted […]

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Tuhn Requests Change of Venue for Sexual Assault and Weapons Trial | News

A Jefferson man charged with numerous crimes, including sexual abuse and illegal possession of a firearm, has requested a change of venue for his upcoming trial. Richard Tuhn’s defense team says past media coverage of the case could affect local jurors’ ability to remain impartial. Tuhn, 43, was arrested in February for alleged third-degree sexual […]

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“Canton Fair, Global Share”: 131st Canton Fair Sets Multiple Records

GUANGZHOU, China, May 9, 2022 /CNW/ — The 131st The Canton Fair, held as a virtual exhibition, has successfully concluded and set several records in terms of the total number of visitors, views, exhibits and foreign buyers registered at the fair. “With a mission of ‘Canton Fair, Global Sharing’, the 131st Canton Fair built a […]

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Promoting non-oil exports for fiscal sustainability and growth

Exchange James Emejo writes that with appropriate financial support, the non-oil export segment could significantly improve the federal government’s fiscal profile and facilitate the current momentum toward economic diversification and sustainability Amid the ongoing efforts of the current administration to diversify the base of the Nigerian economy from the perils of oil, the need to […]

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Canada is a G20 leader in green pandemic recovery initiatives, UVic study finds – North Delta Reporter

According to a group of researchers from the University of Victoria, Canada’s focus on pandemic recovery on low-carbon initiatives has made it a leader among G20 countries. UVic authors published a study last month that found green stimulus measures — measures that boost the economy while reducing emissions — first emerged after the 2008 financial […]

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MEA Invites Logo Ideas Uniquely Representing India’s G20 Presidency

NNA | Update: 07 May 2022 09:26 STI New Delhi [India]May 7 (ANI): Ahead of India’s presidency of the G20, a leading global forum for international economic cooperation, the Ministry of External Affairs has announced the launch of a logo design competition, asking for ideas that “represent uniquely the Indian G20”.India will hold the presidency […]

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Beginning of the construction of the port of Kampot for 1.5 billion dollars

A major international deep-water port in Kampot province has officially opened its construction site. The $1.5 billion port is expected to be a major artery for Cambodia’s shipping. The groundbreaking ceremony for the international deep-water port took place yesterday under the chairmanship of Deputy Prime Minister Chea Sophara, Minister of Regional Planning, Urbanism and Construction. […]

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Borrowing continues weeks before Duterte’s departure: another $35 billion from local bonds

Treasury Office (From the office’s Facebook account) MANILA, Philippines—The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) on Wednesday (May 4) borrowed 35 billion pesos through three-year reissued bonds at a higher yield of 4.598 percent. When these Treasuries, maturing in April 2025, were first offered last month, they secured a coupon rate of 4.25%. In the secondary […]

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The era of cheapness and plenty could end

Ford Motor, which has been struggling with pandemic supply chain issues, is working to manufacture its own batteries, including in America. “In the medium to long term, securing raw materials, processing, precursors and refinement and setting up battery production here in the United States and around the world is a big task for us,” said […]

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“PM Modi will allow Goa to host a G-20 summit event” | Goa News

PANAJI: Goa will host a G20 summit event in 2023, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Monday. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had assured to host a G-20 summit event in the state following his request. The G20 summit is expected to be held in India in 2023, after India takes over the G-20 […]

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Does investing in gold this Akshaya Tritiya make sense?

Is buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya a good investment strategy this year? It really seems like yes. Since the last Akshaya Tritiya, the yellow metal gave about 8% return. But there are concerns. The World Gold Council (WGC) estimated that demand for gold jewelery from India fell 26% on an annual basis in the March […]

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Dangote: Tackling Nigeria’s Fertilizer Conundrum | The Guardian Nigeria News

The issue of fertilizers has been a thorny issue for Nigerian farmers over the years. Very often it is either in short supply or simply too expensive and out of reach. The supply of basic products, so essential to abundant agricultural production, has over the years defied all logic, with the activities of middlemen, who […]

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How to trade in Dune: Spice Wars

There are plenty of resources in Dune: Spice Wars, and many of them can be traded with other factions if players run out of one. Resource management plays a major role in the path to victory in Dune: The Spice Wars, and resource trade is crucial. There’s a lot to keep track of, and things […]