January 25, 2022

Archives for January 3, 2022

Jamaica: MOH preparing for sharp rise in COVID-19 cases

BY: CHANEL SPENCE From JIS The Minister of Health and Wellness Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, has said that the Ministry will continue to collaborate with international partners and agencies, while more research is conducted on the newest coronavirus (COVID-19) variant, Omicron. Dr. Tufton was speaking at a virtual COVID Conversations press briefing recently. There, he […]

Final Goodbye: Recalling Influential People Who Died in 2021

From Newsmax They both carved out sterling reputations as military and political leaders over years of public service. But both also saw their legacies tarnished by their actions in the long, bloody war in Iraq. Former Secretary of State Colin Powell and former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld are among the many noteworthy people who died in 2021. Powell, who […]

Feds press Nursing Home COVID Boosters as staff cases spike

From Newsmax Federal health officials on Thursday pressed nursing home workers to get their booster shots amid a spike in COVID-19 cases among staffers and a concerning lag in booster vaccination for residents and staff. The omicron variant “is lightning fast, and we cannot afford another COVID-19 surge in nursing homes,” Health and Human Services […]

Experts warn Omicron ‘Blizzard’ to disrupt US for next month

From Newsmax U.S. health experts on Thursday warned Americans that a rising tide of COVID-19 cases led by the Omicron variant threatens major disruptions to their lives, from schools to shopping, and urged them to prepare now for a challenging month ahead. For the second day in a row, the United States had a record […]

Hyundai Motor Group Executive Chair Outlines Direction for 2022 in Metaverse New Year Address

Executive Chair Euisun Chung outlined the Group’s direction for 2022 and key future business targets through the New Year Address delivered in the metaverse to employees The Group to continue making progress towards becoming global top-tier eco-friendly brands by working towards carbon neutrality with a focus on electrification The Group to enhance its technological capabilities […]

Gain a holistic understanding of project management with top IIM Calcutta faculty in the Advanced Programme in Strategic Project Management

LIVE ONLINE AND IN-CLASS SESSIONS APPLY NOW STARTS ON March 27, 2022 DURATION 9 Months  PROGRAMME FEE INR 3,37,000 +GST Flexible Payment Options Available The Advanced Programme in Strategic Project Management from IIM Calcutta has been designed to equip mid and senior level executives with the ability to plan and effectively manage projects in their organisations. This strategically planned programme goes beyond […]

Kia announces 2021 global sales and 2022 targets

Kia’s global sales in 2021 reached 2.78 million units, up 6.5% year-on-year : Sales in overseas markets increased 9.1% year-on-year Kia sets target to sell over 3 million units globally in 2022 : Maintaining sales growth with optimized production and EV leadership  Kia Corporation announced today that it sold 2,777,056 vehicles in 2021, a 6.5 percent […]

Cirque Du Soleil return to the UK in 2022 with TWO great shows

From British Theatre.Com HAPPY NEW YEAR! AFTER MISSING THEIR NORMAL LONDON RESIDENCY LAST YEAR CIRQUE DU SOLEIL ARE RETURNING TO THE UK IN 2022 WITH NOT ONE BUT TWO SPECTACULAR SHOWS. OPENS ROYAL ALBERT HALL 12 JANUARY 2022 Celebrating 25 years of Cirque Du Soleil at The Royal Albert Hall, the critically acclaimed LUZIA returns this January! Inspired by the people, […]

UK: January savings: How can homeowners reduce outgoings this new year?

By James Lockett From ProperPR Estate agent comparison site, GetAgent.co.uk, reveals how homeowners can best go about saving money and reducing expenditure in January and throughout the new year. Saving money is one of the UK’s favourite new year’s resolutions, but it’s much easier said than done, especially when trying to keep a household up and […]

Huhtamaki has acquired full ownership of its paper bag joint venture in Poland

Huhtamaki has acquired full ownership of its Polish joint venture company Huhtamaki Smith Anderson sp. z o.o. from Smith Anderson Group Ltd. (SA). The company manufactures and sells foodservice paper bags in Eastern Europe at Huhtamaki’s facility in Czeladz, Poland. Paper bags have become an increasingly important part of Huhtamaki’s product offering and the acquisition […]