World Free Zone Organization Tackles Critical Free Zone Issues at AICE 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, President of the World Organization of Free Zones, inaugurated the seventh edition of the Annual International Conference & Exhibition (AICE) 2021, which takes place virtually in Dubai from June 21 to 24, 2021. More of 100 leading keynote speakers and more than 4,000 policymakers, …

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Eurozone PMI data generally improves as virus restrictions relax

Remarks / Observations – Eurozone June Preliminary PMI data mixed but remaining in expansionary territory (Beats: Germany, Eurozone, United Kingdom; Misses: France); Price action Moderate markets were anticipating an improving economic outlook as virus restrictions eased. – Another emerging European central bank expects a hawkish hike (Czech rates saw their …

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American Image Awards honors leaders in diversity and innovation – WWD

The 2021 Virtual AAFA American Image Awards, which benefits the Fashion Designers Council of America Foundation, on Monday honored companies and individuals who stand up for diversity, inclusion, innovation and global reach . This year’s recipients were HanesBrands as Company of the Year; Walmart as Retail Innovator of the Year; …

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G20 Education Ministers Meeting | Mirage News

The meeting of G20 education ministers took place today in Catania. The G20 ministers who attended the meeting, in presence and by videoconference, reaffirmed the importance of putting education at the center of the international political agenda, as a strategic response to the global crisis generated by the emergency. health, …

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Pandemic slows access to restraining orders and peace bonds in Ottawa

Victims of violence against women are struggling to get court-ordered protection in Ottawa due to the pandemic and what appears to be reluctance to grant them, experts say. Last week, Hanadi Mohammed, 50, was allegedly stabbed to death by her 54-year-old husband, Hamid Ayoub, after trying to obtain a restraining …

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Exclusive: G20 to approve global minimum corporate tax deal

By Jan Strupczewski BRUSSELS (Reuters) – World financial leaders will approve an agreement on July 9 and 10 setting a global minimum corporate tax and call for the end of technical work so they can approve the implementation framework in October, said their draft press release. “After many years of …

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Xinjiang polysilicon ban aims to promote Biden’s national agenda

Editor’s Note: Bradley Blankenship is an American journalist, political analyst and independent reporter based in Prague. The article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of CGTN. According to various sources, the administration of US President Joe Biden is considering a ban on imports of polysilicon from …

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Headlines: E-com flash sale prohibited; Airtel partners with Tata for 5G

Chinese company Huawei Tech is seeking access to India’s “Trusted Telecom Portal” and e-commerce companies in India are subject to further scrutiny. The headlines this morning. Government plans strict compliance and flash sale ban in draft standards for e-commerce companies The Center provides guidelines for e-commerce businesses, including the appointment …

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PREVIEW – Blinken on tour in Europe for forums on Libya, Syria and G-20 meeting

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – June 22, 2021) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken tours Europe to participate in the Libya conference, attend G-20 and coalition meetings to fight the terrorist group Islamic State (banned in Russia), join a multilateral discussion on Syria and hold a plethora of bilateral …

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America’s greatest danger is not China. It’s ourselves

China’s increasingly aggressive geopolitical and economic stance in the world is triggering a violent bipartisan backlash in America. It is good if this leads to more public investment in basic research, education and infrastructure, as the Sputnik shock of the late 1950s did. But it also presents dangers. Over 60 …

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