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Legislation to strengthen the national pandemic…

Collins secured priorities including strengthening drug supply chain issues, supporting public health personnel and expanding mental health services washington d.c. – US Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) announced that the Prepare for and respond to existing viruses, new emerging threats and the PREVENT Pandemics Act passed the Senate Health Committee by a majority bipartisan vote of 20 to 2. Senator Collins, ...

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How the war in Ukraine is affecting many financial industries

Powell: Fed to proceed cautiously with rate hike amid Ukraine dispute Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the central bank still plans to raise interest rates despite the “highly uncertain” economic effects of the war in Ukraine. “Ultimately we will continue, but we will proceed with caution as we learn more about the implications of the war in ...

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M&T Bank reiterates commitment to People’s United merger

Vermont Business Magazine M&T Bank Chairman and Chief Executive Rene Jones released his letter to shareholders on Tuesday, an annual tradition featuring candid insights into the banking industry and the communities in which M&T operates. He also reiterated M&T’s commitment to acquiring People’s United Bank. The acquisition was expected to be completed on February 21 but was delayed as parties ...

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Cavco Industries announces the acquisition of Manufacturing

PHOENIX, 28 Feb. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cavco Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVCO) (“Cavco”) announced today that an agreement has been signed to acquire a 184,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Hamlet, Carolina North, which will be modified to produce homes built to U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD code”) standards. Bill Boor, President and CEO, said, “The ...

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Banks with advanced technologies granted more PPP loans

For banks, especially smaller community banks, the key to weathering economic turmoil may lie in technology. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) stated in a report titled “Banking Technology and the COVID-19 Pandemic” that “the conventional view of the comparative advantage of small bank business models centers on relationship lending.” According to the report, this conventional wisdom means that smaller ...

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PROVIDENT FINANCIAL HOLDINGS INC Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (Form 10-Q)

General Provident Financial Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation, was organized in January 1996 for the purpose of becoming the holding company of Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B. ("the Bank") upon the Bank's conversion from a federal mutual to a federal stock savings bank ("Conversion"). The Conversion was completed on June 27, 1996. The Corporation is regulated by the Federal Reserve Board ...

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Consumer spending up 34% at the end of 2021 – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger KUWAIT CITY, February 7: Data from the Central Bank of Kuwait shows consumer spending by Kuwaiti citizens and residents at the end of 2021 jumped 8.7 billion dinars, or 34%, to a record high and historic, compared to 2020 spending levels, reaching around 34.3 billion dinars at the end of last year, compared to 25.6 ...

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Democrat Schumer on suffrage bill’s failure to overcome Republican filibuster: ‘We’ve made progress’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said in an interview Thursday that Democrats “have made progress” in changing Senate filibuster rules to advance sweeping election legislation, despite the dramatic collapse of the package which his party says is essential to protecting democracy. From his office overlooking the National Mall with portraits of the Roosevelts above his desk — ...

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States with weaker gun laws have higher rates of gun-related homicides and suicides, study finds

“What this project does is show what we’ve been saying for years: gun laws save lives,” said Nick Suplina, senior vice president of law and policy at Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund. “We think this is going to be a very important tool for lawmakers, journalists and advocates looking for the kind of visual tool that can make this ...

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Why are US voting rights at risk and what is the link between filibuster? | voting rights in the United States

The struggle for voting rights in the United States has come to an extremely important juncture. After watching Republicans pass state bills that impose new voting restrictions, Joe Biden and Senate Democrats are poised to make their most aggressive effort yet to push back. Later this week, the Senate will vote on legislation that would be the most significant expansion ...

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Bucks County State Senator highlights 2021 legislative achievements – thereporteronline

BUCKS COUNTY >> As the old year ends and the new year begins, State Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10) shared a year-end recap of accomplishments in the 10th Senate District , highlighting its commitment to supporting local businesses and municipalities, providing voters with community services, resources and events, and lobbying Harrisburg on issues important to its constituents. “The past two years ...

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Entourage Health and LiUNA Pension Fund Upsize Credit

TORONTO, December 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Entourage Health Corp. (formerly WeedMD Inc.) (TSX-V: ENTG) (OTCQX: ETRGF) (FSE: 4WE) (“Entourage“or the”Society“), a Canadian producer and distributor of award-winning cannabis products and brands, today announced that it has amended its existing credit facility (“Credit facility“) with a subsidiary of the LiUNA pension fund in central and eastern Canada (“LPF”) To add ...

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Local authorities will receive credits through the state expenditure bill

Ducts and other HVAC equipment can be found outside Shrewsbury High School. The school district as a whole is receiving $ 50,000 for additional HVAC upgrades through a new state spending program. (Photos / Jesse Kucewicz) REGION – The region will receive nearly $ 3 million in investments under a $ 4 billion program expense invoice that Governor Charlie Baker ...

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Some NFL teams face financial cliff despite raised salary cap

The NFL salary cap looks more like a predatory loan deal than a tight budget restriction. It’s filled with loopholes that allow teams to spend lavishly and push the financial consequences years into the future. Inevitably, however, the bills come due. The salary cap is expected to increase in 2022 to $ 208.2 million, the maximum figure agreed to by ...

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Lakeview Hotel Investment Corp Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

WINNIPEG, MB, November 26, 2021 / CNW / – Lakeview Hotel Investment Corp (“LHIC”) is pleased to report quarterly financial results June 30th, 2021. The following comments on financial results should be read in conjunction with the June 30, 2021 the financial statements and the MD&A which are available on the SEDAR website www.sedar.com. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to negatively ...

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Rugby Australia wins 2027 World Cup host rights, Wallabies, All Blacks, Hamish McLennan, video

Australian rugby has been given a second chance to secure and develop the game. After exploding its $ 40 million windfall in the years following the 2003 World Cup, Rugby Australia will almost certainly host the 2027 World Cup. “All we need to do now is dot the i’s and cross the t’s,” Rugby Australia president Hamish McLennan told foxsports.com.au ...

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Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. and 1st Constitution Bancorp

OAK RIDGE, NJ and CRANBURY, NJ, November 5, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (“Lakeland”) (NASDAQ: LBAI), the parent company of Lakeland Bank, and 1st Bancorp Constitution (“1st Incorporation ”) (NASDAQ: FCCY), the parent company of 1st Constitution Bank, today announced that it has received approval from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the New Jersey Department of Banking ...

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3 dividend-paying stocks under $ 10 with a dividend yield of at least 8% – The Madison Leader Gazette

Every investor wants their stocks to pay off – or they wouldn’t be in the markets. But finding the right investment, “the one” that will bring profits no matter what direction the markets as a whole take, can sometimes be difficult. The two simplest courses of action an investor can take to ensure solid returns are based on common sense. ...

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Mather secures funding for $ 500 million skyscraper, overcoming challenges of pandemic

Mather, a nonprofit organization for the elderly, is set to launch its retirement home project near Washington, DC, thanks to recently announced funding. Through syndication led by The Huntington National Bank, Mather secured $ 300 million in funding for the construction of The Mather, his future life plan community in Tysons, Virginia. Mather, based in Evanston, Ill., Also operates senior ...

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Art gallery depicting Hunter Biden received $ 500,000 COVID loan

A federal COVID loan to the art gallery representing Hunter Biden more than doubled after his father took office, records show. The Georges Berges Gallery initially received a $ 150,000 COVID “disaster assistance loan” from the Small Business Administration last year, according to public records. But the loan was recently “overhauled,” with the SBA approving an additional $ 350,000 to ...

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PagSeguro Digital announces changes to senior management

PagSeguro Announces Senior Management Changes São Paulo, October 8, 2021 – PagSeguro Digital Ltd., or PagSeguro (NYSE: PAGS), has announced that the PagSeguro Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Alexandre Magnani as Chief Operating Officer (COO), reporting to Mr. Ricardo Dutra, Chief Executive Officer ( CEO). Mr. Magnani has been with PagSeguro since January 2015, serving as the company’s director ...

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Aditxt: Avigan / Reeqonus Phase 3 Clinical Trial for the Treatment of COVID-19 Completed Enrollment of More than 1,200 Patients in the United States, Mexico and Brazil with Initial Results Expected in Less than 60 days – Form 8-K

Avigan / Reeqonus Phase 3 Clinical Trial for the Treatment of COVID-19 Completes Recruitment of More than 1,200 Patients in the United States, Mexico and Brazil, with Initial Results Expected in Less than 60 Days Richmond, Virginia – October 5, 2021 – Aditxt, Inc. (“Aditxt”) (Nasdaq: ADTX), a biotechnology innovation company with a mission to improve immune system health, today ...

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EUROPEAN MIDDAY BRIEFING – Caution dominates -2-

A global deal to set a minimum corporate tax rate of 15% lifted its last major hurdle on Thursday after Ireland, a low-tax country that is the European headquarters of some of America’s biggest tech companies, said she would join the redesign effort. Ireland’s policy shift precedes a Friday meeting of 140 governments and jurisdictions that have been negotiating for ...

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Shaheen, Hassan and Kuster applaud $ 750,000 in NBRC funds for Colebrook water infrastructure project

September 30, 2021 ** The funding is in addition to the $ 250,000 NBRC funding that the delegation announced last month to support the cleanup of the lagoons at the Colebrook wastewater treatment facility ** (Washington, DC) – US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Representative Annie Kuster ...

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HDFC Bank loan restructuring | HDFC Bank 2.0 Loan Restructuring Policy: Check Eligibility, Required Documents, Impact on Credit Score

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) aid measures to borrowers in the form of a three-month loan moratorium program, which has been extended for another three months, ended on August 31, 2020. The RBI has provided a framework for banks and lending institutions to implement resolution plans to deal with the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, which ...

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The Eugene Public Library offers free Wi-Fi hotspots

To help bridge the digital divide and put the internet in the hands of those who need it most, Eugene Public Library offers 500 free mobile Wi-Fi hotspots for payment and through community partners. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a major catalyst foracquiring Wi-Fi hotspots to help those who might otherwise not be able to go to school or go ...

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Bowser’s administration offers help to homeowners during pandemic

Neighborhood homeowners who are having trouble paying their mortgages due to financial loss from the coronavirus pandemic have some options to relieve themselves. “We know that for many DC families, keeping up with their monthly mortgage payments has been a huge struggle in these unprecedented times,” DC Mayor Muriel Bowser said last year. While the public has paid a lot ...

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South Korea extends SME loan support for six months

To help support small businesses, state-run financial institutions will provide liquidity worth around 4 trillion won. South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) has agreed with financial sector self-regulators to extend support for small business loans for six months. Since March of last year, lenders have extended the maturity date for loans to SMEs by six months to help them ease ...

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Central Bank considers mergers to increase gold lending portfolio: The Tribune India

Vijay C Roy Tribune press service Chandigarh, September 3 After entering into a strategic co-loan partnership with Dhanvarsha Finvest to offer a loan for gold in Madhya Pradesh, public sector lender Central Bank of India is looking for similar links to increase its gold loan portfolio. Currently, the bank’s gold loan portfolio is worth Rs 10,000 crore and it has ...

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ECOVYST: DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL POSITION AND OPERATING RESULTS. (form 10-Q)

Unless the context requires otherwise, references in this report to "Ecovyst," "the company," "we," "us" or "our" refer to Ecovyst Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries. Forward-looking Statements This periodic report on Form 10-Q ("Form 10-Q") includes statements that express our opinions, expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions or projections regarding future events or future results and therefore are, or may be ...

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Which restaurants in Minnesota have received grants from the Federal Restaurant Revitalization Fund?

Restaurants and bars were among the businesses hardest hit during the pandemic, with many forced to close for months, and others shutting down permanently. With the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund was created to help businesses recover from devastating financial losses. When RRF applications first became available, the first 21 days of the application ...

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Gulf governments take bigger share of McLaren supercar group

McLaren S Orange Novitec getty Gulf sovereign wealth funds increased their stakes in the McLaren automotive group, with Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) taking over from Bahrain’s Mumtalakat as a shareholder. McLaren is best known as a producer of luxury supercars and for competing in Formula 1 and IndyCar races. PUBLICITY The group has announced in recent days that ...

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Apollo Investment Corporation assesses the public offering of

NEW YORK, July 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) (the “Company”) today announced that it has priced a firm takeover bid of $ 125 million in the aggregate principal amount of 4,500% of bonds due 2026 (the “Notes”). The Notes will mature on July 16, 2026 and may be redeemed in whole or in part at ...

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ValueMax provides options to ensure the best pawn services – Informial

Information (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Mon July 5, 2021 2021-07-05 19:46 0 c78papa32e3af0945bdb46490a81a4139 4 Informative Release The unforeseen and protracted COVID-19 pandemic has caused an economic downturn, but it has also spurred the growth of pawn shops, in large part thanks to the surge in demand for fresh funds. Many individuals or families financially affected by the pandemic would ...

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ITFC signs € 10 million Murabaha financing agreement with Bridge Bank Group, Côte d’Ivoire (BBGCI) to support private sector and SME financing

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) (www.ITFC-idb.org), member of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB), provided Murabaha financing of 10 million euros to Bridge Bank Group, Côte d’Ivoire (BBGCI). Installation represents an important part of BBGCIremaining trade finance needs of 2021 and allows BBGCI support the Bank’s growing private sector clients as well as small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). ...

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Sensex, Nifty advances in the first exchanges; strong width

The main benchmarks are trading companies at the start of trade on the request to buy index pivots. At 9:25 am IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, was up 310.31 points or 0.59% to 52,794.98. The Nifty 50 index gained 92.55 points or 0.59% to 15,814.75. The Nifty regained the 15,800 mark when the trade opened. Asian stocks ...

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