Monthly Archives: April 2021

Gilat Receives More Than $ 5 Million For Cellular Link Expansion Of Tier 1 Mobile Network Operator In Japan Nasdaq: GILT

by on April 22, 2021 0
PETAH TIKVA, Israel, April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT, TASE: GILT), a global leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, today announced that it has received more than $ 5 million for cellular backhaul on satellite expansion of the Tier-1 mobile network operator in Japan. The mobile... Read More

Emzor Pharmaceuticals enters capital markets for the first time and lists N13.7 billion bonds on NGX

by on April 22, 2021 0
The wholly-owned indigenous pharmaceutical manufacturing group, Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, has listed its 5-year N13.7 billion Series 1 bonds exclusively on the “NGX” platform of the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Information contained in a declaration published on NGX’s website revealed that the N13.7 billion Series 1 5-year unsecured senior fixed rate bond, due by 2026,... Read More

$ 2 billion crypto scam: Turkish Thodex exchange goes silent, sparks outcry from users

by on April 22, 2021 0
Hundreds of thousands of users of a Turkish cryptocurrency exchange, Thodex, were unable to access their digital assets after the trading platform abruptly halted trading on Wednesday, sparking allegations of fraud and thousands of criminal complaints. Thedox released a statement on its website Thursday saying it would be closed for four to five days... Read More

Government wants to promote cashless economy to boost mobile payment technology market at 30% growth rate until 2025

by on April 22, 2021 0
Global Mobile Payment Technology Market Report 2021: Growth and Change of COVID-19 to 2030 Business Research Company Global Mobile Payment Technology Market Report 2021: Growth and Change of COVID-19 to 2030 LONDON, GREATER LONDON, United Kingdom, April 22, 2021 / – Our reports have been revised for market size, forecast and strategies to be... Read More

Mining stocks herald better days for gold

by on April 22, 2021 0
Text size Jason Bennee / Dreamstime Overshadowed by the wild swings in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the original counterpoint to paper money – gold – has quietly seen an ascent this month. Even more than the metal, gold miners’ stocks rebounded and gained relative strength against the broader stock market. Gold mining stocks tend... Read More

420 Hoilday Cannabis Retail Traffic Up 10% in 2021

by on April 22, 2021 0
April 20e, the “Cannabis Holiday” has historically marked the marijuana industry’s biggest selling day of the year. However, looking at the past 3 years, 4/20 has come across distinctly different climates. 2019 was a normal (non-COVID) year in which dispensaries Canada and legal U.S. states fought to be open by 4/20 and to source... Read More

Creditas Solutions plans global expansion

by on April 22, 2021 0
Creditas Solutions, a technology company that provides delinquency management solutions to banks and FIs digitally, plans to go international this year. He hopes to partner with at least two banks in the West and Southeast Asian markets, his co-founder Anshuman Panwar said. “Over the past 2-3 months, we have received many incoming inquiries from... Read More

Luxury tourism market revenue to reach $ 45 billion by 2027: Global Market Insights Inc.

by on April 22, 2021 0
Selbyville, Delaware, April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – According to the latest report Luxury tourism market by type (personalized and private vacations, celebration trips, adventure and sport trips, safari, cruises, yachting and small ships), type of visit (solo, group), generation (millennial, generation X, Baby Boomers), Regional Outlook, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share and Forecast... Read More

RPT – US sanctions on Russian bonds are more symbolic than anything – Asset Manager

by on April 22, 2021 0
NEW YORK (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – April 22, 2021) Sanctions prohibiting U.S. banks and institutional investors from purchasing new ruble-denominated bonds at Russian government auctions are symbolic at best, although they may be a missed opportunity for Americans to invest in such debt, Steven Keller, chief investment officer of Wexler Capital, told Sputnik.... Read More

Ornikar raises € 100m ($ 120m) in Series C funding led by KKR

by on April 22, 2021 0
PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE) – Ornikar, specialist in driver training and road awareness since 2013, today announces a ($ 120 million) Series C funding round led by global investment firm KKR, which invests primarily through its Next Generation Technology Growth Fund. Existing investors Idinvest, BPI, Elaia, Brighteye and H14 have also contributed to Ornikar’s latest fundraising... Read More

Datasite continues its global expansion with the opening of an office in Stockholm

by on April 22, 2021 0
MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Datasite®, a leading provider of SaaS technologies for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals, today opened new operations in Stockholm, Sweden, further strengthening its global expertise with local resources to meet the growing demand for innovative M&A technologies and services in the Nordic region. “We have been helping... Read More

RBI faces key test as bond traders balk at yields

by on April 22, 2021 0
Just weeks after the start of India’s new borrowing program, the country’s sovereign bond traders and the central bank are gearing up for a third deadly battle. The Reserve Bank of India’s explicit assurance to buy 1 trillion rupees ($ 13 billion) of bonds this quarter failed to encourage more purchases by traders. The... Read More

New restrictions on the sale and delivery of electronic cigarettes and vaping products | Farella Braun + Martel LLP

by on April 22, 2021 0
The Prevention of Online Sales of Electronic Cigarettes to Children Act significantly and materially changes the way businesses sell and ship electronic cigarettes and tobacco and cannabis vaping products and components. The law was enacted on December 27, 2020 and is an amendment to the Cigarette Trafficking Prevention Act 2009 (PACT). While the PACT... Read More

Chicago to close city’s last dog stores

by on April 21, 2021 0
Chicago passes ordinance strengthening puppy mill law Seven years ago, a law was passed that banned the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits from unsavory sources, however, a few stores were operating through a loophole in which they claimed to receive their rescue dogs, said the Chicago Alliance for Animals in a statement Wednesday.... Read More

Containment strategies encouraged, not mandatory – The Sopris Sun

by on April 21, 2021 0
Regular update from Garfield County Commissioners Meeting: Bureau of Land Management Field Director Larry Sandoval received a maximum of $ 2,000 from Commissioners’ Discretionary Funds to assist with the cleanup of Hubbard Mesa on the Roan Plateau. People littered with debris ranging from candy wrappers to abandoned vehicles there. The commissioners agreed to send... Read More

Augmented reality in retail and its impact on sales

by on April 21, 2021 0
Newswise – Augmented Reality (AR) is a technology that overlays virtual objects on a live view of physical environments, helping users visualize how these objects fit into their physical world. Researchers from the City University of Hong Kong and Singapore Management University have published a new article in the Marketing Journal which identifies four... Read More

Fashion sales in Italy down 42% in Q1 2021 – WWD

by on April 21, 2021 0
MILAN – More than a year after the coronavirus emergency that caused several lockdowns and related store closures, along with travel bans and changes in spending habits, Italian retail sales are not yet on track for a full recovery. According to a study conducted by the consultancy firm Ernst & Young for Confimprese –... Read More

AUD up as retail sales outperform

by on April 21, 2021 0
The Australian dollar posted gains in North American trading. AUD / USD is currently trading at 0.7754, up 0.34% on the day. On Tuesday, the pair broke the 0.7800 level for the first time since March 18, but was unable to hold onto those gains. Australian retail sales exceed consensus Australian retail sales rebounded... Read More

Addenda Capital President and CEO receives one of Canada’s Clean50 Awards for his work in promoting sustainability

by on April 21, 2021 0
MONTREAL, April 21, 2021 / CNW Telbec / – Addenda Capital, a private investment management firm, is pleased to announce that Roger beauchemin, President and CEO, was named recipient of From Canada Clean50 Awards and, as a leader in the finance category, won a From Canada Clean16 price ( “From Canada The Clean50 Awards... Read More

Israel to launch international bond issue, likely in euros

by on April 21, 2021 0
JERUSALEM – Israel is ready to tap international markets for a benchmark-sized sovereign debt offering in 2021, time and size to be determined and dependent on market conditions, the country’s accountant general said. The issue will most likely be denominated in euros after significant dollar-denominated offers in 2020. Israel typically alternates between the dollar... Read More

Retail sales in Australia jump in March – preliminary data | WSAU News / Talk 550 AM99.9 FM

by on April 21, 2021 0
By Swati Pandey SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian retail sales beat expectations in March as soaring house prices boosted consumer confidence while reopening state borders allowed cash-in households to splurge again in trips. Sales rose 1.4% in March from February, beating expectations of a 1% gain, according to preliminary data from the Australian Bureau of... Read More

AUD / USD mixed as retail sales beat expectations

by on April 21, 2021 0
Australia Retail Talking Points: Australian retail sales rose 1.4% in March, up from an expected reading of 1% Aussie dollar was aiming higher in immediate trade, but faded AUD / USD may look to test 0.7800 again, reversing recent formation of a head and shoulders pattern Australian retail sales rose 1.4% in March, well... Read More

Retail sales rose 5.8% in January

by on April 20, 2021 0
After adjusting for the retail sales inflation rate – measured at 1.0% in January – overall retail sales volume increased 5.8% from January 2020, according to the sales index recently released retail. A government spokesperson said: “Today the Cabinet Minister, the Hon. Wayne Furbert, JP, MP, released retail sales for January 2021, which showed... Read More

IProov face check selected by itsme® to support global expansion

by on April 20, 2021 0
LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE) – UK-based iProov today announced that Europe’s leader in digital identity, itsme®, has chosen iProov’s Genuine Presence Assurance® technology to support its global expansion. Launched in 2017 by the qualified trust service provider, Belgian Mobile ID, itsme® is Belgium’s digital identity application. It is currently used by more than 35% of the... Read More

March retail sales increase with vaccine rollout

by on April 19, 2021 0
Retail sales continue to improve as huge gains have been made thanks to government stimulus controls and more people have been vaccinated against coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Overall retail sales in March were up 9.8% seasonally adjusted from February and 27.7% year over year. Retail sales for March increased in all categories except groceries on... Read More

Peach Funds plans growth in Africa after funding spherical

by on April 16, 2021 0
Native FinTech firm Peach Funds acquired funding for an undisclosed quantity over the last funding cycle within the firm. The funding spherical, says Peach Funds, was once more led by Umkhathi Wethu Ventures (UW Ventures) in partnership with Allan Grey – with different current traders additionally taking part. Pan-African Enterprise Capital Fund Launch Africa... Read More

What if 80,000 bodily shops closed?

by on April 11, 2021 0
A monetary providers firm predicted that 80,000 or extra bodily shops in america would shut over the subsequent 5 years, which would scale back the full variety of U.S. retailers by about 10%. However what does that imply? Retail chains can shut shops resulting from an ever-changing market or too many malls and linear... Read More

US economic system leads world restoration from pandemic

by on April 4, 2021 0
America’s rise is ending – no less than for now – China’s lengthy reign as the first engine of the $ 90 trillion world economic system. The Biden administration’s gratuitous spending – coupled with the Federal Reserve’s extraordinarily low rates of interest – is fueling the burgeoning U.S. increase and lifting different international locations,... Read More