Monthly Archives: July 2022

Duterte borrows P1 T in past 6 months – Manila Bulletin

by on July 31, 2022 0
Former President Duterte borrowed 1 trillion pesos in his last six months in Malacañang. Data from the Treasury Office showed that the national government’s net borrowing reached 1,021 billion pesos from January to June this year. This amount, however, was 40% lower than the 1.719 trillion pesos in the same period last year. Based... Read More

Head-to-head review: United Security Bancshares (NASDAQ:UBFO) and Alerus Financial (NASDAQ:ALRS)

by on July 30, 2022 0
United Security Bancshares (NASDAQ:UBFO – Get Rating) and Alerus Financial (NASDAQ:ALRS – Get Rating) are both small cap financial companies, but which is the best investment? We’ll compare the two companies based on earnings strength, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares the net margins, return on equity... Read More

Citi Flexible Loans: A Hassle-Free Way to Borrow for Citi Cardholders

by on July 28, 2022 0
Emir Memedovski/Getty Images/iStockphoto Credit card companies are continually adding new features to their card offerings to entice new customers to apply and persuade current customers to stay. Citi, one of the largest credit card companies in the United States, is no different. Its Citi Flex Plan, which includes Citi Flex Pay and Citi Flex... Read More


by on July 27, 2022 0
VANCOUVER, BC, July 27, 2022 /CNW/ – Modern Plant Based Foods Inc., (ESC: MEAT) (“Modern Plant Based Foods”) or (the “Company”), an award-winning plant-based food company is pleased to announce its brand partnership between Snacks from the Sun (“SFTS”), a vegan, gluten-free snacks company, and Sungiven Foods, a global leader in the wholesale of... Read More

Amazon Stock: High Stakes Second Quarter Earnings Results (NASDAQ:AMZN)

by on July 27, 2022 0
Daria Nipot Investment thesis Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) releases second-quarter earnings this Thursday in what many see as a high-stakes report likely to have an impact that extends beyond its ticker, setting the tone for the market in light of current macroeconomic conditions. Management released a moderate second-quarter outlook in April, forecasting revenue of $116.0-121.0... Read More

AMSC Announces New $40 Million Energy System

by on July 26, 2022 0
Tailwinds in Semiconductor and Renewables Markets Drive Demand AYER, Mass., July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AMSC® (NASDAQ: AMSC), a leading system provider of megawatt-scale energy resiliency solutions that orchestrate the rhythm and harmony of power on the grid™ and protect and expand fleet capacity of our Navy, today announced $40 million in new... Read More

15 of New Jersey’s Best Fall Festivals

by on July 25, 2022 0
Pumpkins, brightly colored leaves, hot apple cider, hoodies and fire pits. These are the many things associated with fall in New Jersey. Yes, it’s still summer, and it’s hot. But it’s not too early to think about and plan what festivals to take the family to this fall. There’s a ton of things to... Read More

Monkeypox officially becomes a global emergency

by on July 24, 2022 0
Expansion monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries is an “extraordinary” situation that is being labeled a global emergency, the head of the World Health Organization said on Saturday, a statement that could spur new investment in treating the once rare disease and worsen the rush for rare vaccines. A global emergency is WHO’s... Read More

5 Credit Card Mistakes to Avoid Right Now

by on July 23, 2022 0
When times are tough, credit card debt can be unavoidable if you learn how to manage credit or are forced to make risky financial decisions due to hardship. For Lydia Senn and her husband, who are residents of Alabama, this was their reality during the Great Recession in 2008 after she lost her job... Read More

The best Citi Premier introductory offer

by on July 22, 2022 0
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by on July 21, 2022 0
The following discussion and analysis of our financial condition and results of operations should be read in conjunction with our condensed consolidated financial statements and related notes included elsewhere in this quarterly report and in our 2021 Form 10-K. The discussion below contains forward-looking statements that are based upon current expectations and are subject... Read More

Representatives urge CBN to address delays in e-money transfers by financial institutions – The Sun Nigeria

by on July 20, 2022 0
The House of Representatives has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to address delays resulting from instant (interbank) electronic funds transfer services in Nigeria. The call followed the unanimous adoption of a motion by Representative Mohammed Bello (APC-Kano) during Wednesday’s plenary. Moving the motion, Bello said that under Sections 2(d), 33(I)(b) and 47(2)... Read More

Axiom Space and Hungary sign a memorandum of understanding to expand their relationship in space

by on July 20, 2022 0
The main objective of the new agreement is to continue the Hungarian program in orbit (HUNOR), Hungary astronaut program, which aims to send a Hungarian astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) via a future Axiom Space commercial astronaut mission. Building on the first agreement between Axiom and the Hungarian government, signed in December... Read More

3 Reasons Execs Are Leaving GameStop Retailers in Gap

by on July 20, 2022 0
Shoppers explore a nearly empty mall in Columbus, Ohio. Matthew Hatcher | Getty Images Don’t expect the stream of C-suite departures from retailers to stop anytime soon. Already this year, Gap and Bed Bath & Beyond abruptly replaced their CEOs as company sales plunged. GameStop has fired its chief financial officer amid the video... Read More

Is MCA still new? | unbanked

by on July 19, 2022 0
Recently, I had the pleasure of hearing someone tell me that they were happy to get into the MCA industry when it was still very new. While I appreciated the irony given that this is an industry that has been around for over 20 years, it prompted me to look back... Read More

How Gen Z is changing the face of retail

by on July 18, 2022 0
Arsen Avakian brings unparalleled energy and enthusiasm to everything he does. After earning his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Armenia State Engineering University, he landed a Fulbright scholarship. He came to the United States to get his MBA from Roosevelt University. Working in IT for several years, Avakian often found himself drinking tea... Read More

How to Buy Bitcoin (BTC) – Forbes Advisor UK

by on July 18, 2022 0
In May 2016, you could buy 1 BTC for around US$500, but at the start of May this year, a single Bitcoin was worth around US$30,000. This is a growth of almost 6000%. However, there are two sides to the success of every cryptocurrency, and Bitcoin is no different. Along with impressive gains, BTC... Read More

With rising inflation and market volatility, managers looking for opportunities

by on July 18, 2022 0
Fixed income strategies also seem more attractive to Erik L. Knutzen, managing director, co-head of the quantitative and multi-asset investment team and director of multi-asset investments at Neuberger Berman Group. “Credit markets are closer to pricing in a recession as spreads have widened, while government bond yields have risen with tighter central bank policy,”... Read More

Real estate transfers | Mount Airy News

by on July 17, 2022 0
When recording deeds, the state of North Carolina does not require that the amount paid for a package be shown on the deed. However, a revenue stamp at the rate of $2 per $1,000 of value is affixed to each deed. Recent property transfers recorded at the Surry County Deeds Registry Office include: –... Read More

Chinese retail sales jump 3.1% in June (NBS)

by on July 17, 2022 0
Retail sales of consumer goods in China, which are a major indicator of the country’s consumption strength, soared 3.1% year-on-year in June, according to recent data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). from China. Recent growth in consumer goods retail sales in China reversed the declines seen in April and May. Last month,... Read More

Policy Changes Could Turn Away Arrestees, Reduce Santa Barbara County Prison Population | Crime and courts

by on July 16, 2022 0
Santa Barbara County jails are expected to house 800 to 900 inmates for the remainder of the decade unless new policies are enacted to divert more inmates, reduce length of jail stays, expand electronic monitoring, reduce the number of returning probationers and transferring inmates earlier. If the five recommended policies were adopted, the prison... Read More

Pace International welcomes Julie Smith as Senior Human Resources Manager

by on July 15, 2022 0
WAPATO, Wash., July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pace International, a leading provider of sustainable post-harvest solutions and technologies for the fresh produce industry, is pleased to welcome Julie Smith, as Senior Director of Human Resources. Smith will work to identify, advise and guide organizational design to meet future business needs. “We are thrilled to... Read More

The Gauselmann Group is on track to match its pre-pandemic revenue as it deepens its international expansion and casino strategy

by on July 15, 2022 0
German video game giant Gauselmann Group announced on Thursday that it was on track to achieve sales revenue as high in 2022 as it did in the pre-pandemic 2019 fiscal year. The first six months of 2022 ended with revenue of 1.746 billion euros ($1.757 billion), showing an increase from the 1.740 billion euros... Read More

Credit Chronicle: Where does a quarter of the categorical revaluation leave us in credit markets?

by on July 14, 2022 0
JESHOOTS-com/Pixabay The damaging combination of rising government bond yields and widening credit spreads made for a very difficult quarter for bond investors – one of the weakest since the global financial crisis, according to Jeff Boswell, head of alternative credit. July 14, 2022 The second quarter was particularly brutal for all bond investors, with... Read More

Biden to sign joint statement with Israel’s Lapid to expand security ties and counter Iran

by on July 14, 2022 0
The new statement includes “a commitment never to allow Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon,” said an official presenting Biden’s timeline. It comes as Biden faces growing pressure to present a comprehensive plan to constrain Iran amid rising tensions. Biden has been pushing to revive the Iran nuclear deal from which former President Donald... Read More

SRI International expands BioCyc database collection for genomics researchers

by on July 12, 2022 0
BioCyc database reaches 20,000 genomes before collaboration with Wolters Kluwer MENLO PARK, Calif., July 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SRI International, an independent, not-for-profit research institute, today announced that its BioCyc database collection now exceeds 20,000 organism-centric Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs). The collection, which has doubled in the past five years, provides solutions for managing genome... Read More

Retail vehicle sales increase by 27% in June 2022

by on July 12, 2022 0
The passenger vehicle segment continued to show robust growth during the month. An increase in wholesale is an indicator of improved availability of semiconductors. According to data released by the Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA), retail sales of vehicles increased by 27% in June 2022, compared to the same month last year. Overall... Read More

In-Depth Analysis of Payday Loan Services Market Including Key Players Wonga, TitleMax, DFC Global Corp – Designer Women

by on July 11, 2022 0
JCMR has recently released a new study in its database which highlights the in-depth analysis of the market with the future prospects of Payday loan services market. The study covers important data that makes the research document a handy resource for managers, industry executives and other key people who get a ready-to-access, self-analyzed study... Read More

Australia loses $41m app under contract with Accenture

by on July 11, 2022 0
Asia in brief The Australian government has scrapped an app that was meant to replace paperwork for incoming visitors to the country. Ordered last year on a budget of 60 million Australian dollars ($41 million), the Accenture-developed software worked, but was notoriously difficult to use. Worse still, passengers still had to complete a paper... Read More

“Retail sales will increase by 10.5% in 2022”

by on July 10, 2022 0
Analysts believe that domestic spending will remain on an upward trend, supported by strong and supportive economic fundamentals. — Photo Bernama KUCHING: Retail sales are expected to rise 10.5% for 2022, driven by a surge in consumer spending. According to MIDF’s research arm Amanah Investment Bank Bhd (MIDF Research), pent-up demand along with favorable... Read More

Meta may be forced to suspend services in Europe due to data transfer issues – but this is only the first domino to fall

by on July 8, 2022 0
Although a new draft order from the Irish Data Protection Commission targets Meta’s cross-border data transfer practices, all companies with an international presence could face new pressures to reform. Europe could see Facebook and Meta-owned Instagram deactivated before long due to a crackdown by Irish privacy regulators. A draft decision from the Irish Data... Read More

Changing cash advance could put $5,000 in your pocket

by on July 8, 2022 0
Canadian farmers with cash advances will save $61 million in interest costs over the next two years after Ottawa increased the interest-free portion of the Advance Payments Program. Producers can borrow up to $1 million based on the expected value of their produce in a program year, with the first $100,000 interest free and... Read More

Advantex Announces Amendments to Debentures

by on July 7, 2022 0
TORONTO, July 7, 2022 /CNW/ – Advantex Marketing International Inc. (CSE: ADX) (“Advantex”), a leader in cash advance and loyalty marketing products for merchants, announced that it has received approval of the holders of its 9% senior secured non-convertible debentures (“Debentures”), in the aggregate principal amount of $7,159,000to reset the financial covenants of June... Read More

LA Hotspot “La Carniceria Meat Market” opens 4 new locations nationwide as business ambitions push for global expansion

by on July 6, 2022 0
Los Angeles, Calif. – (Newsfile Corp. – July 6, 2022) – Los Angeles-based premium butcher “La Carniceria Meat Market” has announced plans to open four new stores nationwide. Founded by Luis Ruiz, La Carniceria Meat Market is a California-based upscale meat shop and the only Los Angeles-area establishment to be part of the Japanese... Read More

Custom Durable Tent and Backpack Push-Along Products

by on July 6, 2022 0
United States, Rockville MD, 06 Jul. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global camping equipment market size is expected to reach US$33.17 billion in 2032, growing at a CAGR of 7.3% from 2022 to 2032. air recreational activities are poised to cook up a storm when it comes to the camping gear market. According to... Read More

NetCredit Review 2022: Is It Worth It?

by on July 5, 2022 0
GOBanking Rates Score Quick take: NetCredit offers personal loans and lines of credit to those who do not have a high enough credit score to qualify for financing from other lenders. In fact, NetCredit does not have a credit score requirement listed on its site. Due to the risk involved in offering these products,... Read More

Rates of Treasury bills, bonds to climb

by on July 3, 2022 0
BW FILE PHOTO RATE of public securities on offer this week are expected to climb further as a title inflation likely hit a nearly four-year high in June, which could lead the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to raise borrowing costs more aggressively. The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) will on Monday offer 15... Read More

COA notes gaps in 16.9 billion peso TUPAD program

by on July 3, 2022 0
MANILA, Philippines — Several “gaps” have been reported by the Audit Commission in the implementation of the Ministry of Labor and Employment’s 16.9 billion peso Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers or TUPAD program . In its 2021 annual audit report on DOLE, the COA said that while the agency was commendable for the... Read More