Moody’s accelerates its net zero commitments until 2040; Recognized as a United Nations LEAD Global Compact company

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NEW YORK, September 20, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) today announced its commitment to achieve net zero emissions across its operations and value chain by 2040, advancing its original goal of 10 years. The new commitment date aligns with the decarbonization plan published by Moody’s and coincides with its recognition as...

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Demystifying Fixed Income for Retail Investors

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New Delhi, Delhi, India: BondsIndia is a new age fintech start-up that aims to digitize and democratize the Indian bond markets. Launched in early 2020, BondsIndia is the the country’s leading online fixed income portal whose main objective remains simplify bond markets for retail investors by educating and advising them every step of the...

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COVID era changes you will notice at DFW International Airport and others you won’t notice

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DFW AIRPORT, TX (KLTV / KTRE) – Travelers arriving from Tyler Pounds Regional Airport or East Texas Regional Airport connect through Dallas Fort Worth International Airports, one of the most frequented in the world. Passenger numbers show people are resuming their flight, approaching pre-pandemic levels. The latest available totals show that 6,866,796 people traveled...

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Two new shocks for American shopping

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Sep 19, 2021 VISITORS AT a large supermarket in America these days could be forgiven for feeling disoriented. From one point of view, all-American consumerism shows up as it normally does: crowds of people struggling to steer overflowing carts in a straight line. Retail sales (excluding cars) increased at a seasonally adjusted rate of...

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Chinese panda bond market rebounds from COVID lows

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TOKYO – Fleets of yuan-denominated bonds in mainland China by foreign issuers have rebounded this year as global multinationals capitalize on the economy’s long-term growth prospects to plan for business expansion. For the year through September, 19.5 billion yuan ($ 3.02 billion) of so-called panda bonds were issued, according to Refinitiv, exceeding the total...

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Remittances to Africa set to decline in 2021

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Remittances to African Countries Expected to Decrease 5.4% Due to COVID-19 Remittances to African countries are expected to decline 5.4%, from US $ 44 billion in 2020 to US $ 41 billion forecast in 2021 due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Continental Migration Postponement 2021. The report, titled “African Regional...

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Higher education must be on the international education agenda

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GLOBAL The absence of higher education in the debates around the international education agenda may mask the relative importance that the sector has for international development assistance and no longer reflect the political priorities of developing countries. Over the past decades, a consensus has grown to prioritize universal basic education and, increasingly, preschool education....

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“The register of beneficial owners is essential in the anti-corruption campaign” – Issues – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

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Member of the Board of Directors, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Center (CISLAC), Barr. Adesina Oke; President, Lagos Tax Appeal Tribunal, Mr. Lasisi Phillips; Mallam Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, Executive Director / Head of Transparency International Nigeria, and Program Manager, Chinedu Bassey, at the information meeting on the anti-corruption potential of the beneficial owner register by...

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