Monthly Archives: November 2021

Counterfeit Covid masks are still sold everywhere

by on November 30, 2021 0
The domestic industry’s woes extend beyond the consumer mask market. In recent months, the medical supply giants that serve the country’s major hospital systems have eagerly resumed purchasing low-cost protective equipment overseas. The companies, including McKesson, Henry Schein and Cardinal Health, have pressured the Biden administration to retain a tariff exemption on imported protective... Read More

The CEO of MoneyLion called PSPCs an “imperfect product”, but does not regret being made public in this way. Here’s why he thinks it was the right move even though fintech stocks plunged 50% …

by on November 30, 2021 0
Co-founder and CEO of MoneyLion, Dee Choubey. Silver Lion The MoneyLion universal banking app went public through a PSPC deal in September. In November, MoneyLion purchased the MALKA content creation company as it seeks to build its brand. Co-founder and CEO Dee Choubey shared his thoughts on the SPAC and MALKA process. When MoneyLion... Read More

Anonymous content, Federation Entertainment launches French TV company – Deadline

by on November 29, 2021 0
EXCLUSIVE: The American management and production house Anonymous Content has joined forces with the European company Federation Entertainment to launch the French television label Anonymous / Federation. The company is the latest joint venture between Real detective and Bad robot Anonymous producer and an international company, joining AC Nordic, AC Brazil and Chapter One... Read More

Canton Bank donates $ 10,000 to Canton Food Pantry

by on November 28, 2021 0
Canton Bank recently donated $ 10,000 to the Canton Food Pantry, which provides community members with nutritious food, personal hygiene items and cleaning supplies to supplement their shopping needs. “The donation from the bank will definitely help us keep our shelves stocked before the holidays,” said Mary Buckley, co-director of the Volunteer Managed Pantry.... Read More

Walmart and Target will be making money this Christmas. Small businesses may not be so lucky

by on November 27, 2021 0
But this year’s Small Business Saturday promotion is unlikely to change the fortunes of independent stores in America, which have radically diverged from their biggest rivals. Small retailers have been squeezed out throughout the pandemic and are at a significant disadvantage in the face of the current supply chain crisis, rising inflation and a... Read More

National institutions turn bullish amid weak feelings

by on November 26, 2021 0
Domestic institutions were seen as bullish amid weak sentiments from the Qatar Stock Exchange, which stabilized below 10,800 levels this week.Despite significantly weakened net sales from local retail investors, the Qatar 20-stock index reached 159 points or 1.23% this week, allowing QNB to close the syndication of its senior non-senior term loan facility. three-year... Read More

Announcing Major General Aviation Services Expansion Plans at Kelowna – Okanagan Airport

by on November 26, 2021 0
A large-scale project that will significantly improve general aviation services at Kelowna International Airport (YLW) and benefit the entire region has been announced. The plan, approved by the City of Kelowna, is led by the Kelowna Flying Club (KFC). “This is the first major expansion of general aviation services at YLW in almost 20... Read More

Futures Point North Before Retail Sales Figures

by on November 25, 2021 0
Reversing a loss of 0.15% from Wednesday, ASX200 rose 0.11% to end the day at 7,407.29. Bank stocks weighed on Thursday, while commodities and tech stocks provided support, with the rise coming on the back of modest US gains on Wednesday. Statistics Economic data was limited to new private CAPEX figures at the start... Read More

Blink Charging announces the opening of its new office in India

by on November 24, 2021 0
New office to supervise Global engineering and Software development Team Miami Beach, Florida, November 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Blink Charge Co. (Nasdaq: BLNK, BLNKW) (“Blink” or the “Company”), a major owner, operator and supplier of electric vehicle (“EV”) charging equipment and services, announced today that the Company has opened a new office in... Read More

Remember you told us taxation was a lazy approach

by on November 23, 2021 0
Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, presenting the government’s 2022 budget to Parliament, announced that motorists driving nationwide public roads will no longer be required to pay road tolls once the budget is approved. “The government has abolished all tolls on public roads and bridges. It takes effect as soon as the budget is approved,” said... Read More

Securitization linked to insurance to gain ground

by on November 22, 2021 0
Policymakers in the region seek to increase the sophistication of the regulatory framework of domestic insurance markets and foster economic and financial resilience to shocks (in particular, climate change), says S&P Global Ratings (S&P) in a recent Asia-Pacific reinsurers report. Examples of such efforts include the Insurance Commission of the Philippines to roll out... Read More

Retail sales increase as inflation increases. Problems for the GDP?

by on November 20, 2021 0
Text size Despite their concerns about inflation, American consumers shop and continue to fuel economic activity. Spencer Platt / Getty Images Inflation makes consumers miserable. Judging from retail sales, it might not matter, just yet. But high inflation expectations are a warning worth heeding, potentially signaling slower economic growth to come. When the Commerce... Read More

Packers’ stock offer is now available in Canada

by on November 19, 2021 0
Green Bay Packers fans in Canada now have the option to purchase shares of the iconic franchise, the organization announced today. Approximately 174,000 shares remain available for purchase. The team has clarified Canadian regulatory requirements and is now able to proceed with sales in Canada. The offer will continue until February 25, 2022, subject... Read More

Brokerages thrive in Hudson Valley, citing increased demand

by on November 19, 2021 0
(left to right) Gary DiMauro of Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty, Matthew Frary, director of Redfin’s New York market; Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty President Laurie Mecier-Brochu and CEO Alan DiStasio expand their presence in the Hudson Valley (Redfin, Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty) What does the white-hot Hudson Valley real estate market need... Read More

Fastest Growing Retail Sales in October: 4 Fund Choices

by on November 18, 2021 0
Retail sales grew at the fastest pace since March in the United States. While it is beneficial for economic growth, excess spending is due to inflation. However, with the holiday season quickly approaching, retailers are hoping consumers will soon be flooding stores, both physical and online. In light of this, investors can choose funds... Read More

“Most MoMo users are poor, so they shouldn’t be taxed” – Ghanaians remind Bawumia

by on November 18, 2021 0
Vice-President of Ghana, Mahamudu Bawumia In August 2020, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia gave an interview to the Accra-based Peace FM morning show Kokrokoo, in which he disagreed with intentions, at the time, to tax money transactions. mobile. He told show host Kwame Sefa Kayi, “I don’t think mobile money should be taxed because most... Read More

Macerich sees retail sales higher than pre-Covid levels

by on November 17, 2021 0
After spending nearly two full years battling the impact of COVID, The Macerich Co.’s third quarter numbers were “remarkable” thanks to demand from retailers. That’s according to CEO Tom O’Hern, during the REIT’s third quarter earnings call. O’Hern noted that buyers have come back with a vengeance as American consumers continue to shop for... Read More

Primark plans store expansion

by on November 11, 2021 0
LONDON, ENGLAND (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images) Getty Images Discount family clothing retailer Primark is sticking to plans to expand its store count, while most competitors are focused on strengthening online sales. Associated British Foods (ABF), the parent company, said it expects Primark to improve its margin and profits and plans to... Read More

Retail sales in 15 provinces, cities increase in third quarter

by on November 11, 2021 0
SEOUL, Nov. 11 (Yonhap) – Retail sales in South Korea’s 15 provinces and major cities increased in the third quarter as people increased their outdoor activities as part of the vaccine rollout and the economic recovery, according to data released on Thursday. Retail sales, an indicator of private spending, increased in nine provinces and... Read More

Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) launches QMP eWallet – Qatar Mobile Payment System

by on November 10, 2021 0
QIIB first Islamic bank in Qatar to provide this service to both non-clients and clients Omar al-Meer: The electronic wallet represents a qualitative addition to the wide range of digital services provided by the bank. QIIB has announced the launch of its latest contactless payment solutions – QMP eWallet, offering customers the ability to... Read More

fuboTV to Expand Global Footprint with Acquisition of Molotov SAS, France’s Leading Live TV Streaming Service

by on November 9, 2021 0
Acquisition Accelerates fuboTV’s Mission to Create the World’s First Live Interactive Sports Live Television Broadcasting Platform NEW YORK, November 09, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO), the leading live sports TV streaming platform, today announced that it has taken a significant step towards global expansion and has reached an agreement binding to... Read More

UK faces ‘choppy growth, rising inflation and rising income inequality’ – business live | Business

by on November 9, 2021 0
Hello and welcome to our continued coverage of the global economy, financial markets, euro area and business. The surge in risky asset prices this year has made them increasingly vulnerable to a drop if economic growth worsens, the pandemic escalates, or investors lose confidence. That’s the message from the US Federal Reserve, which is... Read More

A bridge between cryptocurrencies and Fiat

by on November 8, 2021 0
Paying for products and services using a phone app has become common these days. Perhaps this practice is even more common than using cash right now. According to Statista, 427 million users used payment services like Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay. Not to mention other wallet and payment apps, including those that... Read More

Retail sales saw a 9% year-over-year increase, CAME says

by on November 7, 2021 0
Retail sales of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at constant prices grew 2.5% in October in the monthly comparison, while compared to the same month of 2020, the increase was 9.1% , as reported today by the Argentine Confederation of Medium Enterprises (CAME). Retail sales of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at constant prices... Read More

Crypto fails as money. Regulators can save it.

by on November 6, 2021 0
Cryptocurrency has so far failed to wipe out government-issued money, or spark the broader revolution envisioned by its most ardent enthusiasts. But what if the underlying technology could be harnessed to transform traditional fiat currencies, for example making them much easier and cheaper to use for more people around the world? That goal might... Read More

Goodbaby International Holdings Limited Reports Revenue Performance for the Nine-Month Period Ended September 30, 2021

by on November 6, 2021 0
Positive growth in the face of headwinds HONG KONG, Nov.5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Goodbaby International Holdings Limited (“Goodbaby International” or the “Company”, stock code HKEX: 1086, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group“), a leading global parenting company, today announced its unaudited earnings for the nine months ended September 30, 2021 (the “Period“).... Read More

Income Asset Management: Here’s How to Play “Reopen Trade” in the Australian Corporate Bond Market

by on November 5, 2021 0
Particularly attractive returns are offered to investors who know where to look. As post-COVID activity intensifies, investors are turning to sectors positioned to benefit from the “reopening” of trade. While the upward opportunities for industries such as tourism are fairly clear, the market is still recalibrating the value for many companies that have felt... Read More

Alkaline Water Company (WTER) announces international expansion with distribution agreement in Canada

by on November 4, 2021 0
News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ and CSE: WTER) (the “Company”), the nation’s largest independent alkaline water company and Clean Beverage®, today announced that it will begin international distribution in Canada in a... Read More

China’s new data security law

by on November 3, 2021 0
Those familiar with the EU’s GDPR and its UK equivalent will recognize many concepts and requirements of the PRC’s Personal Information Protection Act which came into effect on November 1, 2021 (which we discuss here). However, the other major element of the PRC’s data protection regime is very much focused on national security and... Read More

Selazar secures £ 20million investment to fund global expansion

by on November 3, 2021 0
Business Editor Gary McDonald November 03, 2021 01:00 A BELFAST e-commerce start-up that automatically selects, packs, stores and ships products online celebrates the biggest technology investment ever in a Northern Irish company. Stellar-growing e-commerce distribution company Selazar, founded just three years ago, has received a £ 20million cash injection from a large global investment... Read More

Selayang Hospital: from glorious days to a sad state of affairs – Dr Ghazali Ahmad

by on November 2, 2021 0
Although Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) has always been the flagship hospital of the Ministry of Health (MOH), serving as the first national referral hospital for many years, plans for its decongestion and strengthening of others Healthcare facilities, including the construction of new hospitals in the Klang Valley, were mostly confined to the drawing board... Read More