Ethical Trade

Lanarkshire pupils organize a fair trade café and serve a free meal to the community

Schoolchildren in Lanarkshire have been busy in the kitchen preparing meals for their community to celebrate World Fair Trade Day. On Wednesday, children from St Ninian’s Primary School in Hamilton prepared a delicious Fair Trade curry for residents of Hillhouse, as locals learn about ethical trade. Two communities have come …

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‘Moving fast and breaking things’ is a bad idea for health tech startups | Foley & Lardner LLP

]This article was originally published in TechCrunch on May 12, 2022 and is reprinted with permission. It may seem counter-intuitive, but one of the reasons some entrepreneurs are drawn to healthcare is regulations. No industry outside of defense is so scrutinized, and for good reason: when dealing with people, extra …

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Sustainable jewelry and conscious designs epitomize a pioneering brand

YOU’VE probably seen Wanderlust + Co’s jewelry take social media by storm. The Malaysian jewelry brand has built a growing global fan base of customers, influencers and Hollywood stars. Founder and CEO Jenn Low is one of those amazing entrepreneurs who has a strong sense of style and is driven …

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Access Corporation is committed to unlocking new opportunities for African trade

Access Holdings Plc, trading as Access Corporation, announced the start of operations yesterday, along with the initial holding companies and its future strategy. A statement from the company yesterday explained that the company, which builds on the scale and ethical standards of Access Bank, would have portfolio companies with significant …

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EA Reveals The Lord of the Rings Mobile Game – When is the Release Date?

Electronic Arts (EA) will retrace its production to the world of Middle-earth after a hiatus of several years. (Photo: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images)SCARBOROUGH, ENGLAND – APRIL 09: A man dressed as Gandalf from The Lord of the Rings film queues at a cafe on the first day of the Scarborough Sci-Fi …

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Pan American Silver Releases 2021 Sustainability Report

VANCOUVER, BC, May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Pan American Silver Corp. (NASDAQ: PAAS) (TSX: PAAS) (“Pan American”) today released its 2021 Sustainability Report, describing Pan American’s environmental, social and governance efforts and performance. A Spanish version of the report will be published shortly. Highlights of Pan American’s sustainability performance in …

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Earth & Water Law Adds Prosecutor to Transportation Committee

By Clark Mindock (May 3, 2022, 7:08 p.m. EDT) — A longtime former U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee lawyer specializing in environmental and water-related issues has joined the Earth & Water Law LLC team. Jon Pawlow joined the firm on Monday after leaving his post on Capitol Hill earlier …

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Substitute genetic ancestry for race in research? not so fast

Race, widely used as a variable in biomedical research and medicine, is an apt indicator of racism — but not anything biological. Proposals to use genetic ancestry instead of race risk perpetuating the same problems. Dozens of algorithms widely used in clinical care contain an adjustment factor for a patient’s …

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Philipp Kauffmann, founder of Original Beans, talks about artisanal chocolate and ethical trade | The big interview

It was during the final stages of the Colombian peace talks that Philipp Kauffmann traveled to meet the Arhuaco people of northern Colombia. The government had recently agreed to start paying farmers to grow cocoa for chocolate instead of coca for cocaine, and called on a select group of international …

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Does A New Trump Tome Violate Journalistic Ethics?

These questions are made even more difficult by today’s television news environment. Journalists, especially those driven by the scoop, are getting lucrative book deals to essentially write longer versions of what they already do: tying together a series of stories, some big, some small, into a story consistent that says …

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How patents affect access to vaccines and what we could do

Data from Oxfam International reveals that in May 2021, people in G-7 countries were 77 times more likely to have been vaccinated than those living in the world’s poorest countries. About 28% of the 1.77 billion doses of covid vaccine administered worldwide by May 2021 were provided in G-7 countries. …

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Can restaurants reinvent “sustainable sushi”?

Eventually, Miya’s became known for turning destructive into delicious. Lai wrapped these shore crabs in crispy potato skin rolls topped with melty local Gouda cheese, herbaceous mugwort folded in steamed rice, and even smoked grasshoppers to garnish the kale salads with an unexpected crunch. His family leased shellfish fishing grounds …

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‘Solar geo-engineering’ could make malaria worse

In 1991, Mount Pinatubo erupted in the Philippines, pumping nearly 20 million tons of sulfur dioxide into the sky. This sudden burst of gas in the atmosphere reflected sunlight from Earth and lowered the planet’s average temperature by about 1 degree Fahrenheit for just over a year. If humanity wants …

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Red Sunday School – Glasgow’s first socialist Sunday school in decades opens its doors to children

“We wanted to create a space where children could learn to think critically and feel empowered to change the world. We hope they can realize that this can be achieved when we come together as a community.” Glasgow’s first socialist Sunday school opened in over 40 years at the Kinning …

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NTUCB Joins Fight For Referendum On GOB Marijuana Bill – Love FM

The NEAB is not the only entity to call for a referendum. They are backed by the opposition, the United Democratic Party and the National Trades Union Congress of Belize (NTUCB). It is the umbrella union which represents thirteen unions. In an April 5 press release, the NTUCB called on …

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Collectors looking for prized works of art on the primary market often agree to buy secondary pieces for museums. Some say it’s unethical

His first solo exhibition in a museum caused a stir during Art Basel Miami Beach in December. Hordes of collectors rushed to Miami’s Institute of Contemporary Art to to see “Jadé Fadojutimi: Yet another pathetic mistake” and his eight layered colorful abstract paintings. Insiders know that galleries routinely sell artwork …

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Asian markets lose ground after Fed minutes

GLOBAL MARKETS DJIA 34496.51 -144.67 -0.42% Nasdaq 13888.82 -315.35 -2.22% S&P 500 4481.15 -43.97 -0.97% FTSE 100 7587.70 -26.02 -0.34% Nikkei Stock 26807.57 -542.73 -1.98% Hang Seng 22056.90 -23.62 -0.11% Kospi 2703.61 -31.42 -1.15% SGX Nifty* 17769.50 -98.0 -0.55% *April contract USD/JPY 123.65-66 -0.11% Range 123.94 123.47 EUR/USD 1.0906-09 +0.10% …

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South African rural women working together

Stark warnings of a looming global food crisis are sparking fear as millions are likely to sink into hunger in the months to come. As the New York Times In other words, for the world’s food supply, “there are few worse countries in conflict than Russia and Ukraine”. Nearly 50 …

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The importance of using a zero waste landfill – Ellgia

Published: 00:00 april 4, 2022 Have you ever thought about the destination of your waste and its impact on the environment? Although many people are making the effort to recycle more of their waste, unfortunately most of it still ends up in landfills, which is bad news for the planet. …

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The virtual real estate boom has arrived

Digital real estate may seem like a contradiction in terms, after all, how can something that exists in the virtual world be real? But even if bits and bytes aren’t bricks and mortar, virtual properties are the next big thing on the horizon for smart investors to consider. Using blockchain …

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Here’s how ShareKhan’s relationship managers make it the most sought-after trading platform

Stock markets are constantly changing, so you need a stockbroker who understands trends, follows them, and knows all the ins and outs of trading strategies. Well, as they say, you can’t do it alone! That’s why managing your brokerage portfolio requires the help of experienced professionals – experts who know …

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“We have gone from consumption out of curiosity to structural consumption”

Overall, wine consumption figures are stable: in fact, down in recent years (down 3.6% in 2020, according to the OIV, although this year was impacted by COVID-19) . Organic wine, however, may offer a silver lining for the wine industry: although still a niche sector, it is showing strong growth …

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President Muhammadu Buhari commissions $2.5 billion Dangote fertilizer plant owned by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote

The inauguration of the estimated $2.5 billion world-class fertilizer plant, with the capacity to produce 3 million metric tons (mt) of urea per year, took place in the Free Zone on Tuesday. -exchange of Lagos, Lekki. President Buhari inaugurated the fertilizer plant in the presence of dignitaries including Aliko Dangote, …

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Ethical jeweler Brilliant Earth publishes its first sustainability report with its results

(PRESS RELEASE) SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Brilliant Earth Group, Inc. (“Brilliant Earth” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: BRLT), an innovative, digital jewelry company and a global leader in ethically sourced fine jewelry, has unveiled its first sustainability report, affirming its commitment to its core principles of transparency, sustainability, compassion and inclusiveness. …

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Financial analyst vacancy at GE Renewable Energy

By Nafila Jabir – March 15, 2022 3:26 p.m. GE Renewable Energy has invited applications for the position of Senior Commercial Finance Analyst. The Chief Trade Finance Analyst assists the Trade Finance leader in India in driving the business strategy for the region and delivering the business plan. In addition, …

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‘Hacker-in-Residence’ how to fight against cyberattacks

CEDARVILLE — In a world where we rely heavily on computers in our daily lives, hackers and others who launch cyberattacks have the potential to cause more and more damage. But hackers aren’t always the bad guys – good hackers are also needed to find and fix vulnerabilities before they’re …

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Confident teams in Deshaun Watson’s camp will trade for him after grand jury fails to indict

Deshaun Watson’s stay in Houston could soon be coming to an end. A Harris County grand jury elected on Friday not to indict the Texans quarterback for nine alleged cases of sexual assault or harassment during private massage appointments, a development according to Watson’s attorney, Rusty. Hardin, will appease suspicious …

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Staples makers face ‘compromise’ by supplying Russia with cookies and soap

Makers of everyday staples, from Pampers diapers to Dove soap, are walking a fine line in continuing to sell their products in Russia, as pressure mounts on multinational corporations to take a stand against the Russian invasion of Ukraine. McDonald’s Corporation announced on Tuesday (March 8) that it was closing …

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Joe Banner identifies Eagles as ‘likeliest landing spot’ for Deshaun Watson

Joe Banner is no longer Jeffrey Lurie’s right-hand man, but few understand the Eagles owner better than the organization’s former president and Banner thinks Philadelphia is the “likeliest landing spot” for the beleaguered but ultra-talented quarterback Deshaun Watson. A childhood friend of Lurie, Banner spent nearly two decades as one …

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Aharon Bernal’s Blockchain Platform Heralds a Fair New Era in E-Commerce

E-commerce today is characterized by the dominance of large online retail companies like Amazon, Alibaba, Wayfair, eBay and others. Amazon owns more than 40% of online retail in the United States, it remains the main sales channel for small and medium-sized sellers. By virtue of their market share, Amazon et …

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Commercial credit insurers withdraw from Russia and Ukraine after invasion

LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) – Commercial credit insurers, which provide a financial safety net for exports and imports, are withdrawing cover for companies exporting to Ukraine and Russia after the invasion of Moscow, given the risks of penalties, high claims or missed payments, say industry sources. The move will increase …

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Senior Marketing Manager, Adult Business – London

We are looking for a dynamic, adaptable and experienced Marketer to work primarily on Bloomsbury’s Cooking, Artwork and Wellness listings. This is an exciting opportunity to drive creative and impactful title marketing campaigns, as well as long-term strategies, for some of Bloomsbury’s biggest brand writers and household names. You will …

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New York artists and gallery owners react to the crisis in Ukraine

This international community of support and exchange is evident in the Fragment Gallery site in New York, which is essential for establishing cultural ties and redistributing resources enabling artists to relocate and ultimately bring public opinion home. . This can be seen in the gallery’s decision to livestream the recent …

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FOUR tips on how UK taxi fleets can generate MORE BUSINESS from local locations

Since the pandemic, the taxi industry has endured many challenges and is bouncing back, adapting to the new normal and getting back on track. Although the taxi sector is experiencing a significant demand, the shortage of drivers has impacted the industry in recent days. Various reasons such as expensive licenses, …

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Announcement of the first-ever “Ethical Leader of the Year Award”

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SHRM (The Society for Human Resource Management), in partnership with the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, a family foundation dedicated to promoting the compassionate philanthropy and ethical leadership of William G. McGowan, is pleased to announce the first‑ever “Ethical Leader of the Year Award,” to be presented by …

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Daewoong Pharmaceutical Posts Record Annual Revenue in 2021, with Nabota Export Growth and New Drug Development

Recorded operating result KRW 88.9 billion and net profit KRW 31.6 billion in 2021 with the culmination of its tireless focus on R&D Attributed to Nabota’s export boom, KRW 1,100,000,000,000 overseas technology transfer of Fexuclue tablets and growth of highly profitable ETC drugs Seoul, South Korea, February 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ …

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Viewpoints: My father was a Republican. My mother too. What happened to their party? | Columnists

Rioters seeking to overturn the election storm the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. Instead of condemning the insurgency, GOP leaders have called it “legitimate political speech.” Associated Press “At what moment, then, should we expect the approach of danger? I answer that if it ever reaches us, it must …

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Welsh businesses terminate contracts with suppliers who fail to meet sustainability standards

One in five retailers (21%) in Wales have canceled contracts with suppliers in the past 12 months who fail to meet strict ethical and sustainable standards, new research reveals. The report published today by Barclays Business Banking – Reshaping retail: how ethics and sustainability are changing the retail ecosystem – …

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Bristol bar is branded ‘Britain’s fairest pub’ for refusing to serve ‘unethical’ big brands

Rum and awake please! Bristol bar is branded ‘Britain’s fairest pub’ for refusing to serve big ‘unethical’ brands such as Coke, Bacardi, Thatchers, Polish lager Tyskie and Heineken Red Lion in Bristol has revealed it won’t serve Coca-Cola, Heineken or Thatchers Pub bosses say Thatchers creators have apparent links to …

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Campus Valentine’s Day Treats – The Torch

Whether you’re looking for a last-minute gift or want to celebrate Valentine’s Day on campus, St. John’s Queens Campus has you covered. The following organizations have upcoming Valentine’s Day sales that are sure to put some love into your brain and help curb those sweet cravings. Valentine’s Day Hot Chocolate …

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Learn ethical hacking while saving an additional 15% on this bundle

Through Bleeping Computer Deals February 11, 2022 07:17 As cybersecurity becomes a central pillar of most IT departments and their missions, mastering the precepts and tools of ethical hacking is an essential professional skill. The Ethical Hacker Master Class pack offers a detailed overview of both the mechanics and the …

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Reviews | Members of Congress face tests over stock trading and unionization of staff

To take just one example, freshman Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-Ala.) is a particularly strong player in the markets. Insider found he broke the stock law 132 times by failing to report trades totaling at least $894,000 on time. The story continues under the ad When House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) …

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Colorado school board’s right-wing majority fires superintendent for attacking COVID mitigations

At a special meeting of the Douglas County School District Board of Trustees at its headquarters in Castle Rock, Colorado on Feb. 4, the four-member conservative majority voted to fire the school’s superintendent. Corey Wise. Wise, who had worked in the district for 25 years, was named superintendent last spring. …

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Bahrain hopes to revive its natural pearl industry

Natural pearls are one of the most sustainable and ethical luxury gems, both conflict-free and climate-friendly. With pearl beds bigger than Manhattan, Bahrain is looking to revive its traditional pearl industry, once the backbone of the country’s economy. For centuries, Bahrainis snorkeled to harvest pearl oysters from the bottom of …

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Edinburgh council tells popular Greek cafe it doesn’t have permission to trade

Edinburgh council told a popular Greek-style cafe it was not allowed to trade. Edinburgh City Council rejected Don’t Tell Mamma’s bid on Wednesday February 2 to operate a cafe on its premises in Tollcross. The famous cafe opened in 2018 and has become well-known across the city for its tasty …

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Alex Hanna leaves Google – Protocol — People, power and the politics of technology

There aren’t too many surprises in Monster’s Future of Work Global Report. Employees still yearn for flexibility and better pay, and employers still yearn to hire in an increasingly competitive job market. But the report predicts some of the biggest challenges employers expect to face over the next three years, …

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“ESG is an essential element of crisis management for the survival of biopharma”

Establishing an environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) management strategy is gaining attention as an essential task for biopharmaceutical companies. Samsung Biologics ESG Director Yoo Seung-hun explains the importance of ESG at the 2022 Bio Industry New Year Forum hosted by Korea BIO Online last Friday. The Korea Biotechnology Industry …

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As the world mourns Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh, India must reflect on its direction

There is a story told by Master about when he was speaking to reporters in India in 2008. It deserves to be told given the uncertain times we live in, times when force or violence seem to speak louder stronger than peace and non-violence. It was a day when we …

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Jiffy Products Wins Inaugural ‘Best Ethical Commercial Exporter’ Award at NCE Awards 2021 – The Island

Propelled by the outstanding performance of its logistics sector, Expolanka Holdings PLC achieved its strongest quarterly financial performance ever during the quarter ended December 31, 2021 (3QFY2021). Compared to the third quarter of the previous financial year (3QFY2020), Expo generated group revenue of Rs. 204.9 billion, representing an exceptional growth …

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Ethically produced batteries require industry-wide collaboration

The DRC, home to more than half of the world’s cobalt reserves, provided 95,000 tonnes (nearly 70% of global supply) in 2020. Up to 20% of this amount is produced by the 110,000 to 150 000 artisanal and small-scale miners in the country (ASM) of which 35,000 are believed to …

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UK Foreign Secretary stresses cohesion among all communities during visit to Sri Lanka

* UK Foreign Secretary stresses cohesion among all communities during visit to Sri Lanka Tuesday, January 25, 2022, 8:15 p.m. SL time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. 25 January, Colombo: British Foreign Secretary, Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon, Minister of State for South Asia, the UN and the Commonwealth and …

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3 cheap FTSE 100 stocks I would buy for their exceptional dividends

So far, 2022 has seen a positive start for the FTSE100, with the index gaining 2.4% since 2021. As of this writing, the Footsie is within 4.4% of its all-time intraday high of 7,903.50 points on May 22, 2018. Should it gain another 350 points, it would reach a new …

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More than 350 jobs at risk as ethical Scottish energy company Together Energy goes bankrupt

MORE THAN 350 jobs are at risk as a partly state-owned Scottish energy company has become the latest energy supplier to collapse. Together Energy, based in Clydebank, which prides itself on employing more than 90% of its staff in the most deprived areas of Scotland, is now the first victim …

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These 3 Cryptocurrencies Gained Over 300% Today (BART, PXT, THOREUM) – The VR Soldier

This weekend, crypto markets continue to trade sideways, with support from Bitcoin and Ethereum. When the markets trade sideways, it creates plenty of opportunities for unknown projects to explode in value. This article takes a look at the top three winners on CoinMarketCap earning the most prizes today, ranked by …

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Praveen Khandelwal resigns from ONDC advisory board

The Confederation of All Indian Traders (CAIT) said on Saturday that its general secretary Praveen Khandelwal had resigned as a member of the ONDC advisory board. The council was formed to advise the government on the steps needed to design and accelerate the adoption of the Open Network for Digital …

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Jerome Powell has said the Fed will tighten trading rules after an ethics scandal.

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome H. Powell told lawmakers at his appointment hearing on Tuesday that the central bank is changing the rules on financial transactions to avoid the type of mind-boggling dealings surrounding three senior Fed officials . The Fed has come under fire for allowing central bank officials to …

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People Desperate For Covid Testing Turn To Online Resellers |

When Patrick Kennedy, a nightlife artist in New York City, was recently exposed to Covid-19, he was desperate for faster tests to not only monitor his health, but also know when he could return to work. “It is impossible to find Covid tests because of the shortage in the city,” …

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New York lawmakers plan to make the fashion industry greener

By Morgan Conley (Jan. 7, 2022, 7:45 p.m. EST) – Lawmakers in the New York Senate and Assembly on Friday announced one-of-a-kind legislation aimed at holding big fashion brands accountable for their impact environmental by requiring transparency on the social and environmental assessment of their operations. Fashion Sustainability and Social …

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16-year-old athleisure brand F5 raises AED 30,000 for children’s education in first six months

The UAE Red Crescent supports children’s education by providing schools with the necessary teaching materials and learning aids, such as computers and tablets. This campaign provides support to vulnerable students, orphans and determined individuals who have been academically affected during the COVID-19 pandemic. The teaching material includes electronic devices, which …

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Fast fashion harms the environment and mental health

Summer fitzgerald SHEIN, an online store, has recently become a leading source for fast fashion as it is heavily promoted on social media platforms through “SHEIN Hauls”. In recent years, fast fashion has become a major issue, especially as social networks have taken hold of it. You can’t open Instagram …

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Refrain from joining strikes, FG indict newly inducted doctors

By Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The federal government has instructed newly inducted medical graduates to refrain from joining the relentless strikes by doctors across the country. A statement issued on Sunday by the deputy director of press and public relations at the Federal Ministry of Labor and Employment, Charles Akpan, …

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Analysis: Allegations of labor abuse in Malaysia pose a risk to the export growth model

KUALA LUMPUR, December 21 (Reuters) – (The December 21 article corrects the company unit name in paragraph 29 for Fitch Ratings, not Fitch Solutions.) Malaysian government and businesses must respond to growing allegations of workplace abuse of migrant workers who fuel the country’s economy, or face risks to its export-based …

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Brady Fintrade CTRM’s Latest Developments Meet Growing Demand for Concentrates and ESGs

Electric vehicles are now the preferred mode of transport for green trips, driven by global green transition policies. With this trend comes increased demand for rare metals (called concentrates). Not only are these particularly hard to find in the first place, but high amounts are needed to power EV batteries. …

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The association of tour operators J&K Hajj Umrah welcomes the resumption of Umrah services from India

The association of tour operators J&K Hajj Umrah welcomes the resumption of Umrah services from India Posted on Dec 19 2021 | Author RK News Srinagar, December 18: The Association of Tour Operators of All of Jammu Kashmir Hajj Omra on Saturday welcomed the resumption of Umrah in India after …

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Jewelers Likely Selling Myanmar Rubies Linked to Rights Abuses

Gemstone mining is currently illegal in Myanmar, following the expiration of the last mining permit in 2020, and commercial mining has all but come to a halt. However, tens of thousands of informal miners have filled the void, according to Global Witness. These individuals are exploited by the military as …

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A vision for transforming Canada’s public health system

OTTAWA, ON, December 13, 2021 / CNW / – Today, my annual report on the state of public health in the Canada, entitled ‘A vision for transforming Canada’s public health system‘, was tabled in Parliament by the Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health. The report is a call to strengthen …

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khadi: Ready for international fashion debut: Khadi in Patagonia’s footsteps

Khadi, considered by many to be the national fabric of India, is set to make his international fashion debut. US outdoor clothing and equipment retailer Patagonia Inc has purchased 30,000 meters of khadi denim fabric from India, Vinai Kumar Saxena, chairman of the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) told …

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New Ministry of Education Funding Enables WPI to Explore Ways to Build Climate Resilience Through International Business Opportunities | New

Climate change is a problem facing all regions of the world, and the study of its effects and mitigation strategies are key research topics at WPI. Now the Department of Education (DOE) is supporting this work through a new Title VI grant that aims to identify resilience opportunities that will …

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A new German study shows that sustainability as a driver of innovation

Christoph Minhoff, Managing Director of BVE, stressed that sustainability is not a trending topic for the food industry but is in the industry’s interest. “Our study shows how diverse and innovative German companies are when it comes to sustainability and how it is implemented in many facets – from new …

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Banks at the time of ‘make or break’ – Markets Media

Banks are at a crossroads, according to the Deloitte Center for Financial Services, as digital assets will revolutionize the way money is created, transferred, stored and held. Deloitte stated in its Banking and Capital Markets Outlook 2022 that more than a tenth of Americans bought or traded cryptocurrency between June …

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3 cheap stocks I would buy now for extra passive income!

As an older investor, I like to watch my cash dividends come in. Additionally, as one investor put it: “The beauty of dividends is that you get paid whether the market is going up or not.” Also, in this age of ultra-low interest rates, I see dividends as a great …

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Harrods department store gives misleading information on fur sourcing

Humane Society International / UK recently revealed the many misleading claims made by sales staff at Harrods department stores about where and how their fur came from. Courtesy of HSI / UK Staff have told HSI undercover customers that the fur used in Harrods brands is humane and ethical. They …

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Tesla Vegan Leather Seats – How Not To Destroy The Rainforest

I haven’t eaten red meat since 1980, but for a long time I rationalized wearing leather shoes, boots and coats. I thought that instead of wasting, I was using the animal farming by-products already produced for consumption. After reading the recent New York Times presentation – produced in partnership with …

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Inside hellish fur farms where animals suffer to make fashion items for Britain’s best shops

Exclusive: A secret Mirror investigation into a farm in Finland found arctic foxes with deformed feet and diseased eyes in small cages – the fur is used to make items sold at stores such as Harrods, Harvey Nichols and Flannels Nada Farhoud joined a secret investigation at a fur farm …

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4th Directors’ Week Celebrations – Stakeholders Decide to Stand Up for Good Corporate Governance

The Institute Directors Ghana called on its stakeholders to rally their support for the Directors’ Bill currently under consideration by the Ministry of Education to ensure the bill is passed successfully. According to Rockson Dogbegah, president of IOD Ghana, the bill, when passed, will ensure ethical standards for good business …

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What’s the next step for AI in the public sector?

PHOTO: ElevenPhotographies | unsplash We’ve all heard how almost any organization, of any size, anywhere, can leverage artificial intelligence (AI) to increase productivity and revenue. Teachers can modify course material to meet students’ learning needs, insurers can increase capacity and reduce fraudulent claims, utilities can predict equipment downtime and prevent …

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Why Millennials Are New Zealand’s Best Used Buyers

We’re trying to get out of the climate crisis, according to new data from Trade Me, and it’s all happening online. The online auction company’s 2021 second-hand economy report, based on sales figures and a survey of 4,403 customers, shows that we have a “thriving second-hand economy, with millions of …

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Latest updates: Asian stocks advance after mixed day in US

Computerized hedge fund group AQR Capital Management will remove five partners from its ranks and cut its bond arm, continuing to scale back operations after several lean years for many systematic trading strategies. The $ 137 billion investment group led by Clifford Asness has pioneered ‘quantitative’ investing strategies that attempt …

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NGX will guide retail investors on which stocks to trade

By Dipo Olowookere Investing in the stock market is simple but a little tricky because it involves a careful analysis of the securities to be bought, kept and then resold if necessary when they must have yielded the expected return on investment (ROI). Some investors do not have the patience …

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Why your morning coffee tastes bad and makes you feel worse, according to this local coffee company

Sponsored by Monday Properties and written by ARLnow, Start Monday is a weekly column that features Arlington-based startups, founders, and other local tech news. Monday Properties proudly presents 1812 N. Moore Street in Rosslyn. Next to water, Americans probably drink coffee more than any other drink, but they know very …

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Climate events: fury and optimism in the Glasgow rain | Cop26

Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Glasgow on Saturday to demand stronger climate action from world leaders as the climate crisis summit reached its midpoint. Protests also took place in London and other parts of Britain. There were rallies in South Korea, Indonesia, the Netherlands and …

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I can’t shake hands with a corrupt one: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday that shaking hands with opposition leader in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif would destigmatize corruption as he reaffirms his determination to rid the country of the threat, a private TV channel reported . “People ask me why I don’t shake hands with [Shahbaz] …

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The CEOs agenda beyond COP26

LONDON, November 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Over the past few years, many companies have set ambitious decarbonization goals and now they are turning their attention to disciplined delivery In a new brief from Bain & Company, Beyond COP26: An action plan for CEOs, the firm uses its deep …

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“Rate of expansion of public debt exceeds capacity to raise revenue” – Business – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Stakeholders in the financial sector of the economy have expressed concern that Nigeria’s public debt over the past five years has grown by an average of 21.02 percent while the economic growth figure has averaged 0.15 percent. One of these stakeholders, Taiwo Oyedele, Tax Policy Partner and Head of Africa …

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XR Youth Cambridge tries to host NatWest sit-in, only to find branch closed

The group, aimed at 18-30 year olds, sat outside the bank in “learning circles”Jacob Freedland Activists from Extinction Rebellion Youth Cambridge (XR Youth) attempted to stage a sit-in at a new NatWest branch in the city center this morning (10/30), only to find the bank had closed a half-hour hour …

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Ed-a-Mamma, Alia Bhatt’s sustainable children’s clothing brand, valued at Rs 150 crore

Children’s clothing brand Ed-a-Mamma, founded by actor and investor Alia Bhatt, has grown 10X in 10 months. While the business is fully self-funded, investors in a Series A round are valuing the business at Rs. 150 crore, which sets a new benchmark for children’s clothing in India. Speaking about the …

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CITI’s Ethical Toys Program Appoints Todd Merton as Head of Business Development • The Toy Book

Source: ICTI Ethical Toys Program ICTI Ethical Toy Program (IETP) expands its operations. The Responsible Sourcing Program for the Toy Industry has appointed Todd Merton to the newly created role of Business Development Manager. Merton joins the ECHL company where he served as Director of Marketing and Licensing for the …

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Tearfund’s ethical fashion report makes me cry for all the wrong reasons

OPINION: The other day, while my niece was nosing around in our library, she came across Felix Donnelly’s 1978 book, Big boys don’t cry. Donnelly was a Roman Catholic priest who, deviating greatly from the status quo, expressed views on human sexuality that strayed sharply from Catholic sentiment of the …

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KuCoin Crypto Exchange – Is It Safe For Trading?

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail KuCoin is a global and the best crypto exchange which offers several trading options to its eight million users. This includes spot, margin, futures, P2P trading, loans, and staking. It claims to offer the most advanced security and a choice of nearly …

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An ethical perspective on Facebook

As someone who studies what distracts us at work, Facebook has been on my radar for a long time. I have seen their power and influence grow, and I have seen how free they are to go in whatever direction they choose. In recent years, our entire society has seen …

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EDITORIAL: Businesses must boldly venture beyond borders | New times

The value Rwanda’s exports to the African continent are expected to triple in 10 years, against 1.6 billion Rwf, in part thanks to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). One of the largest free trade zones in the world, the AfCTA started the negotiation phase in January, effectively paving …

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Marie Claire UK Skin Awards: Sustainability Winners

Marie Claire is supported by her audience. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn a commission on some of the items you choose to purchase. Skin care and sustainability are not always synonymous, but the brilliant beauty brands awarded in the “Sustainability” category of the Marie …

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Behind the dossier: Steele dismisses comparisons to James Bond – but the dossier left his life shaken, restless

For Christopher Steele, the last five years could have been torn from the big screen. The saga that followed his 2016 politically-funded investigation of then-candidate Donald Trump had it all: sex, spies, intrigue. But one recent morning in London, walking past the Royal Albert Hall billboards for the new James …

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Saving humanity while losing our humanity: human rights vs “end solutions” in the electric vehicle market

“Live free or die: death is not the worst of evils.”– General John Stark, 1809 If you are a human rights defender, the information can be difficult to read and / or view. Every day some powerful bullshit wearing a costume (or powerful bullshit wearing a costume) tries to rob …

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Toronto company makes shoes that turn into apple trees

A Toronto designer created a pair of shoes that eventually turned into an apple tree after spending seven years in the fashion industry and researching more sustainable choices. Toronto resident Luc Houle, 33, created Johnny: The Shoe That Grows Into A Tree and launched a Kickstarter to make his product. …

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The harsh reality of copycat fashion according to independent designers

IMAGE VIA SCARLET AND SAM WORDS BY BELLA BACKWELL Copiers create huge problems for small brands. In last years, a worrying number of small slow fashion brands have come forward accusing fast fashion brands of copying their designs. A glance at the Instagram of fashion’s favorite watchdog, Diet Prada, will …

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First SNC-Lavalin case for a Canadian company invited to negotiate a remediation agreement under the Criminal Code

“We remain committed to disrupting, deterring and preventing domestic and foreign corruption, and aim to bring to justice the individuals and businesses involved in these types of crimes, regardless of when they were committed,” said Denis Beaudoin , inspector at the Sensitive and International Investigations Section, in the press release. …

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Williams-Sonoma Inc. to Double Fair Trade Premiums

San Francisco – Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSI) aims to have 75% of its products meet one or more of its social and environmental goals by 2030, a commitment that represents $ 1 billion in product purchases per year . In pursuit of this goal, the multi-brand home furnishings retailer announced new …

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Abcarian: Schiff says Trump’s assault on democracy is not over

I had to get up to Rep. Adam B. Schiff on “Midnight in Washington,” his new book on Trump administration scandals and the dangers of transforming a once cult-based GOP. of the former president. There were times when I felt like slamming the book and throwing it out the window. …

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Agriculture: Public confidence in UK food compares to NHS support, poll finds

The public overwhelmingly believes that UK food is safe, traceable and of good quality This is the conclusion of the UK’s first ‘Confidence in Food’ Index released yesterday – which highlighted major differences in UK attitudes towards food purchased in the UK and those produced in other countries. country. The …

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Making a difference with social initiatives • The toy book

The IETP launched the Family-Friendly Spaces program to create child-friendly places in factories. | Source: IETP MUTUAL BENEFITS BETWEEN TOY MANUFACTURERS AND MANUFACTURING PARTNERS through SARAH NG, Head of Corporate Communications, ICTI Ethical Toy Program Many companies integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives in their corporate DNA and are …

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Unions take on platform companies in the fight for decent work – Ludovic Voet

On World Decent Work Day, the European Trade Union Confederation emphasizes justice for platform workers. In the brave new world of the digital economy, workers in platform companies are still workers. They simply do not have the rights that all workers in Europe should be entitled to. Work may have …

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Why Sustainable Businesses Need Transparency | New

For some areas of the food industry, such as coffee and cocoa, the traceability of ingredients has been under scrutiny for a long time. As consumers increasingly seek to understand farm-to-fork supply chains, transparency is quickly becoming an issue every business must consider in order to gain trust and deliver …

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Sovereign wealth fund accelerates global growth of New Zealand cryptocurrency firm

Indonesia is an immediate priority and the growth potential of this market has been supported by GDP Venture, a leading venture capital firm based in Indonesia. The caliber of institutional investors demonstrates confidence in the role of crypto and attests to Easy Crypto’s global growth potential. – Janine Grainger – …

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FirstFT: US oil price hits 7-year high

U.S. Oil Prices Reach All-Time High In the seven years since OPEC and its allies refused to speed up plans to increase oil production, it has stifled House calls Blanche and helped address the growing global energy crisis. Europe and Asia have been plagued by tight energy supplies that have …

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After a summer of optimism, worries about future stock market crash peak in 2021

MINNEAPOLIS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – After a relatively calm summer, Americans are increasingly worried about the retirement risks associated with market volatility, inflation and COVID-19, according to a new study by Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life). The quarterly third quarter market perceptions study found that people …

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Jobs report, Tesla meeting, top Facebook whistleblower next week

Goldman Sachs chief financial officer Joe Duran talks about cyclical stocks rebounding on consumer confidence. September’s monthly jobs report is just one of many developments on investor radar next week. This, as stocks posted solid gains in early October and the fourth quarter. On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average …

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