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Archives for October 19, 2021

Luxury car brand Genesis announced as Official Automobile sponsor of the Presidents Cup

Announcement further solidifies Genesis’ commitment to golf alongside The Genesis Invitational and Genesis Scottish Open sponsorships PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida and INCHEON, South Korea–The Presidents Cup today announced Genesis as the Official Automobile Sponsor of the 2022, 2024 and 2026 events, to be held at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina; The Royal Montreal […]

Reebok introduces THERMOWARM+GRAPHENE apparel collection

Featuring Technology Using the Most Heat Conductive Material on Earth: Graphene Boston, Mass. – October 13, 2021: Today Reebok announces the launch of the THERMOWARM+GRAPHENE apparel collection, the first commercially-priced use of graphene in sportswear. Graphene, first discovered by a group of researchers who isolated the material to its thinnest layer, discovered that this wonder material is one […]

Global Credit Union Membership Surpasses 375 million

WOCCU 2020 Statistical Report also shows depth of credit union gender gaps MADISON, Wis.—Improved supervision and data reporting in the world’s second-most populous country combined with continued growth across the globe resulted in a 29% year-to-year increase in international credit union membership, according to World Council of Credit Unions’ (WOCCU) newly released 2020 Statistical Report. As […]

IMF / Fiscal Monitor October 2021 Forecast

The pandemic has led to an unprecedented increase in debt—issued by governments, nonfinancial corporations, and households the IMF estimated in the latest Fiscal Monitor report. In 2020 global debt reached $226 trillion and increased by $27 trillion, the IMF estimated Wednesday  (October 13) in Washington, DC. High and growing levels of public and private debt […]

MF Global Financial Stability Report

Easing monetary and financial conditions have fueled a steep rise in debt, with an increasing risk to market stability, the IMF’s Financial Counselor Tobias Adrian said Tueday (October 12) in Washington, DC. “As countries were fighting the pandemic, they eased monetary policy, they expanded fiscal expenditures and as a result, debt in the corporate sector, […]

Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Board approves sale of ten acres of land on the Las Vegas Strip for $120 million

LAS VEGAS – Today the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors unanimously approved the sale and licensed use of a ten-acre parcel of land located at Las Vegas Boulevard and Elvis Presley Boulevard for $120 million to CB Investment SpA, a company owned by South American businessman Claudio Fischer. The ten acres […]

IMF WEO Global Growth Forecast

The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast slightly to 5.9% for this year in its World Economic Outlook, warning that ongoing pandemic is widening divergence between countries with access to adequate supplies of vaccine and those without. “The global recovery continues but the momentum has weakened, hobbled by the pandemic. Fueled by the highly […]

Inaugural Visa Award

Inaugural Visa Award Olympic and Paralympic winners select charities for donations totalling USD 100,000 from Visa 12 Oct 2021 – Olympian Rayssa Leal and Paralympian Holly Robinson, the first fan-voted winners of the Visa Award, respectively select Social Skate and Ronald McDonald House for donations from Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner Visa. The International Olympic Committee (IOC), […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Technology, Justice and Society

Technology, Justice and Society the Subject of New Caribbean Series for Judges and Lawyers Caribbean Agency for Justice Solutions Hosts International Capacity Building Initiative for Judicial and Legal Professionals Tuesday, October 19, 2021 — “Evolving Judicial and Legal Practices for the Digital Age” will be the subject of a two-day online event being hosted by the […]