Ethical Trade

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 |

[ad_1] 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 …

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New York lawmakers plan to make the fashion industry greener

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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, …

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Fast fashion harms the environment and mental health

[ad_1] 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 …

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Refrain from joining strikes, FG indict newly inducted doctors

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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Jewelers Likely Selling Myanmar Rubies Linked to Rights Abuses

[ad_1] 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 …

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A vision for transforming Canada’s public health system

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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) …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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Harrods department store gives misleading information on fur sourcing

[ad_1] 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. …

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Tesla Vegan Leather Seats – How Not To Destroy The Rainforest

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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Why Millennials Are New Zealand’s Best Used Buyers

[ad_1] 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 …

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Latest updates: Asian stocks advance after mixed day in US

[ad_1] 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 …

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NGX will guide retail investors on which stocks to trade

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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The CEOs agenda beyond COP26

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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KuCoin Crypto Exchange – Is It Safe For Trading?

[ad_1] 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 …

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An ethical perspective on Facebook

[ad_1] 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 …

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EDITORIAL: Businesses must boldly venture beyond borders | New times

[ad_1] 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 …

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Marie Claire UK Skin Awards: Sustainability Winners

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] “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 …

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Toronto company makes shoes that turn into apple trees

[ad_1] 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 …

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The harsh reality of copycat fashion according to independent designers

[ad_1] 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, …

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

[ad_1] “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 …

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Williams-Sonoma Inc. to Double Fair Trade Premiums

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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. …

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Making a difference with social initiatives • The toy book

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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Why Sustainable Businesses Need Transparency | New

[ad_1] 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 …

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Sovereign wealth fund accelerates global growth of New Zealand cryptocurrency firm

[ad_1] 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

[ad_1] 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 …

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

[ad_1] 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 …

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Jobs report, Tesla meeting, top Facebook whistleblower next week

[ad_1] 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 …

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SAPM urges drugmakers to invest in increasing exports

[ad_1] KARACHI: Dr Faisal Sultan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) for health, on Saturday called on drugmakers to increase their exports to narrow the overall trade gap, which would benefit the economy. The Prime Minister’s Assistant for Health said it at the closing ceremony of the 1st Pharmaceutical …

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Portland Vegan Cheese Shop Cultured Kindness opens on SE Stark

[ad_1] When Justin Miller first started making cashew cheese, he had no idea his hobby would become one of Portland’s hottest vegan businesses, delivering rich, creamy, dairy-free creations at farmers markets, on restaurant menus and now in his own shop at the mini vegan mall. Cultured Kindness isn’t the only …

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Supply Chain professions: the place of women today?

[ad_1] Despite the diversification of its businesses and recent and relative feminization, the supply chain remains predominantly male, especially as we move up the organization chart. We have brought together a panel of experts in the field and in education to understand how to make supply chain jobs more attractive …

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Former diplomats challenge Australian government over climate change inaction – World Government Forum

[ad_1] By Mia Hunt on 09/30/2021 | Updated on 09/30/2021 Diplomats say a clear commitment to the goals would encourage a shift away from fossil fuels and increased investment in renewables and new green industrial processes. Photo by Vlad CheÈ›an via Pexels A group of 70 former Australian diplomats have …

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Morrison Supports ‘New Energy Economy’ With $ 2 Billion Fund

[ad_1] Minister of Commerce Dan Tehan. Source: AAP / James Ross. Scott Morrison will establish a loan facility to support Australia’s critical minerals sector with the aim of mining what he says is one of the world’s largest recoverable reserves of minerals used in advanced technology. The Prime Minister issued …

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Technical.ly Pittsburgh New US-EU Business Council will discuss data privacy and climate technology. His first meeting place? Hazel green

[ad_1] International eyes are on Pittsburgh this week as a prominent council holds its first meeting in the city. Wednesday the new United States and European Union Trade and Technology Council will meet in Pittsburgh to discuss future trade, investment and regulations between the two entities in an increasingly tech-centric …

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Who ? : On “Disobey!” »By Frédéric Gros

[ad_1] FRENCH PHILOSOPHER Frédéric Gros Disobey!, recently published by Verso in a translation by David Fernbach, explores forms of obedience to induce new styles of critical democracy and ethical resistance. It brings together the ancient tragedy of Antigone, a reflection on the trial of the Nazi logistician Adolf Eichmann, the …

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Namibia: Consumer Protection Office to implement new policy

[ad_1] The main institution mandated to implement the national consumer protection policy launched last week is the Consumer Protection Office of the Ministry of Commerce. The office is responsible for consumer protection and internal market regulation. Therefore, this division will oversee the implementation of the policy and the finalization of …

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Climate Coalition Inertia Undermines Australia’s Credibility In Region, Former Diplomats Warn | australian politics

[ad_1] A group of 70 former diplomats have warned the Morrison government that failure to subscribe to a net zero emission pledge by 2050 jeopardizes Australia’s strategic interests and “undermines our credibility as a regional partner” . The group wrote to the Prime Minister and relevant portfolio ministers, saying that …

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Is Facebook taking us on a journey to the metaverse? | Virtual reality

[ad_1] TThe concept of the “metaverse” first came from the 1992 science fiction novel Snow accident as a place that people flee to escape a dangerous world dominated by business. It has since referenced a range of virtual experiences that have grown in popularity during the pandemic – including video …

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UK considers alternative to free trade deal with US

[ad_1] When asked if there was any chance of reaching an agreement before the next House of Commons election, which is due to take place by 2024 at the latest, Johnson said “we will try to do it as soon as possible. as possible “, but he was unwilling to …

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How companies can take responsibility for their social impact – Quartz

[ad_1] Employee activism is no longer limited to the traditional union. From 2015 to present, the corporate sphere has seen a vast increase in employee organization, from Microsoft workers asking to end the company’s contract with ICE to Google’s recent formation of a minority union. . Employees are embracing the …

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Money in the closet? – Denis le Dustcart Blog

[ad_1] In his regular post, Denis the Dustcart talks about old cellphones lurking deep in your drawer and how they could get you up to £ 200. You can follow Denis on his Facebook page to track information on recycling issues. Old cell phones tucked away in the back of …

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Webcast: Economic Espionage and Intellectual Property Theft: Trends and Developments with Threats and Law Enforcement

[ad_1] September 23, 2021 American companies invest considerable capital, resources and time to develop high-value technologies and processes. Commercial competitors – and, increasingly, state actors or subsidiaries of state actors – are stealing this technology at an alarming rate for national economic or strategic advantage, with devastating consequences for U.S. …

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KU Students Assess Fast Fashion Ethics In Style Choices | Arts & Culture

[ad_1] As the popularity of participating in fashion trends continues to grow, it becomes difficult to avoid fast fashion, some University of Kansas students said. KU junior Aileen Zitek said she had faced the challenges of deciding between fast fashion and sustainable fashion. “I would love to buy sustainably, but …

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Vegan Fashion Week® returns to Los Angeles in October

[ad_1] An experience designed to empower conscious creatives and solidify Los Angeles as an ethical fashion destination Vegan Fashion Week® (VFW) returns to Los Angeles on October 8 and 9 for its third edition to present a selection of international designers. The theme for this season, “Expansion”Explores the challenges our …

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Westrock Coffee Company Announces 100% Responsible Sourcing by 2025 | Business

[ad_1] LITTLE ROCK, Ark .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 21, 2021– Westrock Coffee Company, LLC (Westrock Coffee) today announced its commitment to responsibly source 100% of the company’s coffee and tea by 2025. This supports its sustainability strategy and commitment to buy and treat all products in a way that …

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Russian university attack: school shootings spread beyond the United States

[ad_1] Should countries that can afford COVID-19 booster vaccines offer them to residents if scientists recommend them? The Director-General of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has made his position clear, calling on countries to impose a moratorium on recalls until 10% of people in each country are vaccinated. …

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Crypto Exchange Binance Faces Insider Trading Investigation In US Into Whether It Has Been Exploiting Customer Order Data, Report Says | Currency News | Financial and business news

[ad_1] Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao. REUTERS / Darrin Zammit Lupi U.S. officials, including the CFTC, are examining the Binance crypto exchange for possible insider trading, Bloomberg reported. They are looking to see if she or her employees have exploited access to data on millions of transactions, including to complete transactions. …

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Learn New Tricks: FASEA Improves Part of the Journey

[ad_1] Tony Gillett of Retirewell The code of ethics for financial advisers is not intended to catch bad players and add layers of new conditions, said June Smith, deputy chief ombudsman for the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA). “I don’t see ethics that way at all,” Smith says in episode …

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A new strategy for Ukraine

[ad_1] In the Brundtland Report, the United Nations defined sustainable development as development that meets current demands without compromising the ability of future generations to meet theirs. It is based on the assumption that resources are finite and should be used sparingly and wisely to ensure that there are enough …

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blockchain: How is blockchain technology helping deliver the future… now?

[ad_1] The environment around us is constantly evolving, transforming and challenging the status quo. From a “the future is now” perspective, powerful trends are shaping and reshaping lifestyles, stimulating new technologies, and changing both business and human behaviors. Keeping abreast of these changes and reacting accordingly is crucial for industries. …

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Debt limit, World Bank survey

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) – House Democrats said on Friday they plan to take action next week to suspend the government’s borrowing power cap. At the same time, the White House stepped up pressure on Republicans by warning state and local governments that severe cuts were to come if the measure …

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FirstFT: Wall Street Trading Groups Boost Crypto Markets

[ad_1] Hello. This article is our on-site version of the FirstFT newsletter. Sign up for us Asia, Europe / Africa also Americas edition to send it straight to your inbox every weekday mornings. You can reach us firstft @ ft .com How long have you been following this week’s news? …

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9 new books we recommend this week

[ad_1] If you’re looking for an escape read, the books recommended this week won’t help. But if you want a lucid and at times thrilling look at the state of the world today, sit straight in: we have books on the Mexican drug trade and America’s efforts to combat it …

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How to support survivors of sex trafficking without harming consenting sex workers

[ad_1] Welcome to Porn Week, Mashable’s annual close-up of the business and pleasure of porn. Sex trafficking is one of the worst criminal phenomena of the 21st century. Every day, traffickers kidnap innocent people, often underage children, and force them into sexual slavery. Dozens of organizations have sprung up to …

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Grappling with the issue of recognizing the historic genocide

[ad_1] Is it a weapon of war between states? A trend emerging from the rise of identity politics? An attempt to learn lessons, to prevent history from repeating itself? An ethical obligation with significant consequences? Genocide is one of the most difficult crimes, under international law, for experts to define …

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SEC Refuses to Produce Documents Related to Employees’ XRP, Bitcoin, Ethereum Holdings

[ad_1] In a final update regarding the Ripple v. the United States Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] lawsuit, the SEC opposed Ripple’s motion requiring it to disclose the XRP holdings of SEC employees. Citing the privacy of its employees, the SEC asked the court to dismiss the defendants’ petition. # …

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Sandalwood giant Quintis celebrates record harvest in Western Australia’s Ord Valley

[ad_1] The world’s largest producer of Indian sandalwood is on track to complete its largest ever commercial harvest in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Key points: Quintis produced its biggest harvest on record this year and is expected to double its production again in 2022 Sandalwood is attracting new …

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10 of the best chino shorts of 2021 to wear right now

[ad_1] Chino shorts are among the best types of men’s shorts. Usually designed to withstand the summer heat (that is, they are shorter, made from lighter, responsive fabrics), they are also great to wear in the fall. These are staples so popular with men that almost every brand imaginable offers …

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The Guardian’s Take on Global Vaccine Inequality: Reckless and Unethical | Editorial

[ad_1] The statistics are blatant and shameful. In an exasperated intervention earlier this week, the Director-General of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, pointed out that of the 4.8 billion doses of Covid vaccine delivered worldwide to date, approximately 75% went to only 10 countries. The level of vaccine …

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“Made in Afghanistan” once symbolized hope. Now it’s fear.

[ad_1] Haseeb Rahimi, a 30-year-old Afghan entrepreneur, and his younger sister, Rahiba Rahimi, a designer, had big plans for 2021. This was going to be the year they took Laman, their five-year-old, international fashion brand. Already, they had organized a parade at the American Embassy in Kabul, equipped the candidates …

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Three federal parties on the offensive despite Trudeau’s absence on campaign day 6 – Coast Mountain News

[ad_1] The three main federal parties launched attacks on each other on Saturday, undeterred by the absence of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau on day six of the federal campaign. While it is not unusual for party leaders to take a day off on Saturday, as it is traditionally the day …

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Three coaches open accounts for new season at Spreyton meeting | Examiner

[ad_1] sport, local-sport, Three coaches notched their first wins of the season at Spreyton on Sunday with a strong favorite, a big drifter and an underdog. Rising Light was confidently backed from $ 4.50 to $ 2.45 before scoring for Wesley Vale coach Gaetan Delon in the Class 1 Plate. …

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As vaccination warrants spread, protests ensued – some spurred on by nurses

[ad_1] A few hundred demonstrators lined the sidewalk Monday outside San Diego’s Rady Children’s Hospital to rally against California’s impending vaccination warrants for healthcare workers. And to the disappointment of many medical professionals, some of the protesters were nurses wearing hospital gowns. It was the kind of protest that was …

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Unlocking the sustainability potential of circular processes by applying systems thinking

[ad_1] Concept of circular economy. Infinity symbol from green arrow and blue puzzle pieces, on the … [+] wooden wall background. getty By Rachel Meidl, Vilma Havas and Brita Staal Over the past decade, the concept of circular economy has become a central pillar in many governments and corporate sustainability …

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20 in 20 2021: Lillian Crabb

[ad_1] React (formerly Young Actors Theater) general manager and costume designer Lillian Crabb spent a few years working in Boston at Brilliant Earth, a diamond and jewelry retailer focused on ethical sourcing. She was passionate about gemstones, jewelry design, and ethical trading, so it was a good choice after graduating …

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The arms race between China and the United States – The Diplomat

[ad_1] Publicity China has cropped on the qualitative military advantage of the United States in many ways over the past decades, building up competitive or asymmetric capacities at a substantial rate. But despite all of its progress in modernizing its own military, it has yet to reach parity with the …

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Dr. Bronner’s makes vegan chocolate like soap: sustainably

[ad_1] If Dr. Bronner’s name doesn’t ring a bell, the label certainly will. The iconic label on the brand’s soap bottle is a puzzle of extremely fine prints so close together that you need reading glasses to decipher it. Despite the dizzying label, this soap is flying off the shelves, …

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Turning Point: New Zealand Museums Struggle With Return of Stolen Maori Remains | New Zealand

[ad_1] In 2009, Ä€whina Twomey received a phone call from a friend and member of her Rangitāne o Wairau iwi (tribe), asking if she could be in the South Island at 4 am the following Saturday. She backed down at first, but then heard the reason: Canterbury Museum had agreed …

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Pennsylvania offers first nursing home regulatory updates in 20 years

[ad_1] More than 72,000 skilled nursing home residents in Pennsylvania would see an increase in the direct care hours they receive daily under proposed regulatory changes, the first updates in more than 20 years. Acting Department of Health Secretary Alison Beam on Wednesday said the changes would increase the minimum …

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Biden opens new front to try to contain China

[ad_1] E-commerce in Asia is growing much faster than in the United States or Europe, with a growth rate accelerated by the pandemic. It is estimated, for example, that within three years, Asia will have nearly two-thirds of 5G subscribers worldwide. This makes the region the epicenter of the competition …

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Companies don’t use artificial intelligence much, so the current hype is tripled

[ad_1] Many governments are increasingly approaching artificial intelligence with an almost religious zeal. By 2018, at least 22 countries around the world, as well as the EU, had launched major national strategies to integrate AI into their business development, while many more announced ethical frameworks on how it should. be …

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Impossible Meatless Tacos, Burritos and Bowls Arrive at 80 Baja Fresh Stores

[ad_1] This month, Mexican-inspired chain Baja Fresh is adding its first plant-based meat option at participating locations nationwide. The chain has partnered with plant-based company Impossible Foods to create three new menu items featuring its plant-based beef. The Impossible Taco Combo includes three tacos filled with Impossible meat, shredded lettuce, …

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Latest coronavirus: Daily infections in New York state exceed 1,000 for first time since May

[ad_1] New York State reported more than 1,000 new cases of Covid-19 in one day for the first time since mid-May, as cases increased due to slowing vaccination rates, the spread of Delta variant and relaxation of social measures. Authorities reported 1,156 new positive cases, representing a positivity rate of …

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The Fiji Times »The island’s organic journey

[ad_1] A study has shown that Rotuma has the potential to branch out into the production of organic pollinated seeds for businesses. The study was carried out by the Pacific Ethical Trade Community (POETCom), the governing body of the organics movement within the Pacific Community (SPC). According to the iTaukei …

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Students need know-how in intellectual property policies

[ad_1] AFRICA African higher education can only be the engine of innovation that the continent needs to be globally competitive if it focuses more on experiential or practical learning, according to Brian Asingia, CEO of the platform in DreamGalaxy line. Asingia believes that with the right policies, training, advice and …

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Naturepedic becomes the first non-food company to complete an organic fraud prevention program

[ad_1] CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio, July 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Leaders of the sustainable mattress revolution, Naturepedic became the first certified organic non-food product to complement the Organic Trade Association’s new organic fraud prevention plan. The Organic Trade Association (OTA) recently launched its robust Organic Fraud Prevention Solutions program …

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