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House approves funding for Israel’s Iron Dome

WASHINGTON – The House overwhelmingly approved $ 1 billion in new funding for Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system on Thursday, after a debate that revealed bitter divisions among Democrats over U.S. policy toward the one of his closest allies. The vote was 420: 9 to help Israel replace missile …

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What happens if your energy company goes bankrupt?

Household finances are under pressure as some energy companies are pushed to the brink. At least 1.5 million consumers have seen their suppliers crash in recent weeks after the energy sector was hit by soaring global wholesale gas prices. Here’s a look at how households might face a perfect storm …

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What are the main advantages of the AfCFTA in 2021?

The African Continental Free Trade Area is the world’s largest free trade area, which could transform the continent’s economic outlook. Created in May 2018 and entered into force on January 1, 2021, the AfCFTA aims to be a model of cross-border cooperation in an era of growing isolationism. In addition, …

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Fraudulent importers distorting the values ​​of import transactions, deplores customs

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has accused fraudulent importers of attempting to misinterpret and distort the values ​​of import transactions in order to evade or deceive the government when assessing duties on imported cargoes. In a message published Tuesday via social networks, the deputy national public relations manager of the …

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The foreign policy we need

Foreign policy is an essential component of any national development strategy. If that changes, foreign political and trade relations will have to change. Thirty years of neoliberal strategy have led to a trade opening without intermediary on the world economy, while our diplomacy has enthusiastically approached the developed countries, distancing …

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Action on trade is needed for businesses to meet their net zero goals

The global economy is expected to rebound this year with growth of 5.3%, the fastest in nearly five decades, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). In its new report released on Wednesday, the agency said the rebound, however, was very uneven across regions, sectors and …

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Government plans gas bailout as million families face rising energy bill prices

It is believed that several options are on the table. Industry sources have also suggested that VAT or green levies on energy bills could be frozen or reformed to ease the burden on prices. It can be difficult to suspend green levies, as the collected income is used to support …

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SMC plans Operation Bulacan Water in January 2023 – Manila Bulletin

The diversified listed company San Miguel Corporation (SMC) aims to operate phase 3 of Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project (BBWSP) of 24.4 billion pesos by January 2023, following approval by the government of the company’s updated business plan (UBP) for the project. ANGAT DAM “We are targeting operations to begin …

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Refinery policy and its partial approval

ISLAMABAD: The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCOE) has taken a diverse approach to dealing with two sectors of the same industry; power and refinement. Pakistan’s refining sector meets the country’s strategic requirements as it also produces jet fuel for airlines and the air force. However, for the second time now, …

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Some Rich People Count Their Antibodies “As Calories”

Before Juhi Singh, 46, owner of an upscale wellness center on the Upper East Side, flew to the Amalfi Coast last month, she packed her swimsuits and left her son behind. age 10 with his grandmother. Her personal driver also took her to Sollis Healthcare, a concierge medical service in …

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