Canada to allow fully vaccinated U.S. citizens to enter on August 9

TORONTO – Canada announced Monday that it will begin bringing fully vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on August 9 and those from the rest of the world on September 7. Officials said the 14-day quarantine requirement will be lifted effective August 9 for eligible travelers who currently reside in the …

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H&P Insights: demystifying digital transformation; “This new normal”

Demystifying digital transformation For the oil and gas industry, hydropower is both the end product and a critical operation within plant operations. Understanding the health of the equipment within the facility is essential. This is where digital transformation comes in. In a new Hydraulics & Pneumatics article, authors Amit Patel …

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FTZ trade balance positive for 3 consecutive years

TEHRAN – The secretary of the Iranian High Council of Free Zones said that the trade balance of the free zones and special economic zones of the country has been positive for the past three years. “With the measures taken for the promotion of exports in the country, the trade …

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Yields fall to European levels

Source: StockCharts.com, Strategy and portfolio management Peter DagThe chart above shows our real-time business cycle indicator (bottom panel) which is updated in each issue of Strategy and portfolio management Peter Dag. An exclusive free subscription is available for readers of this article. The 10-year Treasury bond yields are shown in …

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Why Canada Matters to Texas

For over 150 years, Canada has been more than just a neighbor: we are your best customer, your closest security partner and your largest energy supplier. Texas is an important part of all of these mutual benefits. Texans may think of other countries first when considering international trade and cooperation. …

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THE BLACK SEA TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT BANK IS CONSIDERING PROJECTS IN UKRAINE FOR 155 MLN

The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) is considering a portfolio of projects in Ukraine for possible implementation amounting to $ 155 million, including road infrastructure, agro-industry, commercial property, financial facilities, said bank chairman Dmytro Pankin.In an interview with Interfax-Ukraine, he said that in 2021 the bank updated its …

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Extending the gains of upstream integration to sugar production

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday gave its support to the Dangote sugar refinery, the BUA sugar refinery and the Golden Sugar Company to import sugar into the country, ordering no other company to have access foreign currency to import the product. According to the apex bank, this is …

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Friendly Fire: Sacco’s jackpot, Kean’s bedmate, Booker’s quest for justice

Can Americans still have a sensible and friendly political discussion across the partisan divide? The answer is yes, and we intend to prove it. Julie roginsky, a democrat and Mike DuHaime, a Republican, are consultants who have worked on opposing teams throughout their careers but remained friends throughout. Here, they …

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How to position your Malaysian bond portfolio in 2 hours?

BACK in Q2 2021, as yields started to recover to pre-pandemic levels, we recommended investors increase the duration of their Malaysian bond portfolios. So far, investors who have followed the call would have done pretty well. All 20 Malaysian bond funds generated positive returns during the quarter, with an average …

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CBN says only Dangote, BUA and Golden Sugar can import sugar into the country

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced the restriction of the importation of sugar into the country to only 3 companies. The umbrella bank said that only BUA Sugar Refinery Limited, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc and Golden Sugar Company may be allowed to import sugar into the country through one …

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