Why the proposed privatization of 36 state assets will not succeed and tackle over-reliance on oil – Report

A report by the Economic Intelligence Unit said that the proposal by Nigeria’s privatization agency, the Bureau of Public Enterprises, to privatize 36 state assets is likely to fail in its goal of generating revenue for the government. government. He said that despite the good goal of reducing operational inefficiencies …

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Culture Wars: Leeds City Council to investigate Parkin and Yorkshire Tea links to slavery | United Kingdom | New

Parkin is a traditional ginger cake that North Britons have enjoyed since the 18th century. However, the cake may have links to colonialism and the slave trade due to its ingredients. The Black Lives Matter movement that swept across the nation last year after the tragic death of George Floyd …

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How to buy Google and Apple stocks in India

The US stock markets, especially the big tech giants or FAANG stocks, namely Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google, have sparked the interest of Indian investors as they come forward to seize investment opportunities. investment beyond national markets. In view of the increased interest, many online investment platforms have started …

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Renewable projects could help G20 meet 22% of 2030 targets

A new report has identified a number of renewable energy projects, which could deliver 22% of the emission reductions promised by major countries by 2030. The initiatives could also provide more than a trillion watts of electrical capacity. According to strategy consulting firm EY-Parthenon, around 13,000 renewable energy projects in …

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Biden touts economic recovery, but major concerns persist | Voice of America

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden on Monday took a hit against political opponents, including former President Donald Trump, by touting the invigorating U.S. economy, which quickly recovered in his first six months in office. But some economists fear that the administration’s aggressive efforts to boost economic growth could lead to …

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Private equity funds bet on resilience – Opinion

Usman Akhtar and Soegeng Wibowo Singapore / Jakarta ● Wed, July 21, 2021 2021-07-21 01:25 0 c78papa32e3af0945bdb46490a823808e 2 Notice equity market, COVID-19, Asia-Pacific, resilience, loan, NPL, finance Release The COVID-19 pandemic hit Southeast Asian economies in 2020 and prompted private investors to take shelter. The value of transactions fell 26% …

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Ministry of Finance places government bonds worth UAH 7.5 billion and € 8 million

On July 20, the Ministry of Finance placed national government debt bonds for UAH 7.5 billion and € 8 million. This finance ministry said so in a press release, reports the Ukrainian news agency. The Ministry of Finance offered investors five issues of securities in national currency and one issue …

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Pakistan Hopes for New $ 1 Billion G-20 Debt Relief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is hoping for a third relief on debt payments from G-20 countries, requesting a suspension of more than US $ 1 billion, ARY NEWS reported on Tuesday, citing sources. According to sources familiar with the matter, the country has requested global debt relief of $ 3.78 billion from …

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Oil stabilizes after rout over rising COVID-19 cases, OPEC + supply deal

Oil pumping jacks, also known as “nodding donkeys” at an oil field of Rosneft Oil Co. near the village of Sokolovka in Udmurtia, Russia on Friday, November 20, 2020 . Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images Oil prices stabilized on Tuesday after falling about 7% in the previous session as …

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Taliban expand drug trafficking from heroin to methamphetamine

KABUL — The escalation of the war in Afghanistan is directly linked to the multi-billion dollar global trade in illicit drugs, as the Taliban seek to expand and consolidate control over drug production and trafficking and to diversify from methamphetamine heroin, in what an Afghan anti-drug officer called “a coming …

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