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Archives for December 6, 2021

Atos’ technology instrumental to success of Tokyo 2020

06 Dec 2021 – Worldwide Olympic Partner Atos played an instrumental role in the success of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, according to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach. As the Worldwide IT Partner and lead technology integrator of the Olympic Games, Atos was responsible for orchestrating and securing all the vital IT systems that were needed to keep the […]

UK: Industry delight at Government decision to promote Peer-to-Peer Islamic Finance alternatives

From James Lockett Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has made a welcome announcement as part of their ‘Building a trusted, modern tax administration system’, a principle first heralded by the government in July 2020. HMRC’s vision is to design a trusted, modern tax system that is simpler, easier to navigate, helps avoid non-compliance and […]

DREAMSTIME: First snow of the season – the vegetation has to give up against the winter

From dreamstime Fresh off the press POPULAR BLOG  |  29th of November, 2021, by Sharksurfer First snow of the season – the vegetation has to give up against the winter Hooray, it is snowing, it is the 26th of November in Austria in the heart of Europe, the snow in the plain is coming earlier than in the […]

What is CBD Protein Powder? Getting Ripped With Cannabinoids?

As the days pass, more people are trying to hop on to the healthier choices and want to go all-natural. For the people that are looking to go natural, have you tried CBD protein powder? Yes, there exists this protein powder that combines the goodness of both protein and CBD to make your body fit […]

How to choose best slot machines to Play in an online casino

Virtual gambling establishments offer thousands of pokies for every taste. It is easy to get confused in such a variety, especially for a novice gambler. In order not to be mistaken and choose the right machine, you will need to spend some time studying the characteristics of each game. Varieties of Slots If we talk […]

Chuck E. Cheese signs new development agreements in Qatar, Suriname and Guyana

Three new countries will soon experience the world’s number one family entertainment restaurant brand, Chuck E. Cheese, adding to an already rapid expansion story for Chuck E. Cheese internationally DALLAS, Dec. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Chuck E. Cheese, the global family entertainment brand, continues to drive international expansion and has successfully signed development agreements […]

IMF / 2021 Preliminary Assessment of the Euro Area Economy

The euro area is recovering rapidly since the second quarter of 2021 after falling by about 6½ percent in 2020, the IMF Monday, (December 6 2021) in Brussels, Belgium.   “The euro area economy is recovering rapidly thanks to high vaccination levels, continued forceful policy support and increased consumer and business adaptation to the pandemic. Following […]

IOC statement on today’s announcement by the US government

06 Dec 2021 – The presence of government officials and diplomats is a purely political decision for each government, which the IOC in its political neutrality fully respects. At the same time, this announcement also makes clear that the Olympic Games and the participation of the athletes are beyond politics, and we welcome this. Support for the […]

Learning losses from COVID-19 could cost this generation of students close to $17 trillion in lifetime earnings

World Bank-UNESCO-UNICEF report lays out the magnitude of the education crisis  WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 6, 2021—This generation of students now risks losing $17 trillion in lifetime earnings in present value, or about 14 percent of today’s global GDP, as a result of COVID-19 pandemic-related school closures, according to a new report published today by the World […]

Cayman: GAB’s Cayman Gallery hosts Miss Lassie Touring Exhibition

Grand Cayman, 6 December 2021 – Staff and visitors to the Government Administration Building in George Town are in for a rare treat from now until the first week of the New Year. Nineteen paintings of national significance are on display by visionary artist Miss Lassie, on the ground floor’s Cayman Gallery opposite Treasury, from 9a.m.- […]