January 23, 2020

How to go back to school while owning your own business

As an entrepreneur, you probably spend a great deal of your time marketing, advertising and growing your business. It’s not uncommon for company owners to work 60 or more hours a week just to make their dreams possible. Unfortunately, without the proper education, your business will eventually suffer. A college education can help to prepare […]

It is now 100 seconds to midnight

Doomsday Clock Now Closer to Midnight Than Ever in Its History; Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Cite Worsening Nuclear Threat, Lack of Climate Action & Rise of “Cyber-Enabled Disinformation Campaigns” in Moving Clock Hand; Bulletin Joined by The Elders in Announcement Today. WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 23, 2020 – The iconic Doomsday Clock symbolizing the gravest perils […]

EPP Group backs new rules for green investments

The European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee and the Environment Committee have approved new rules defining what qualifies as sustainable investments in the European Union. EPP Group MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen, who is one of the two lead European Parliament negotiators working on this issue, explained what sustainable investments are and how the new rules […]

OECS Music Talk continues in St. Kitts and Nevis

By Sobers Esprit Thursday, January 23, 2020 — Roseau, Dominica — The fourth installment of the OECS Music Talk continues in St. Kitts and Nevis today, Thursday 23 January, from 6:00pm at the UWI Open Campus, The Gardens, Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis. The OECS Competitive Business Unit’s (CBU) Music Mentorship and Artiste Development Programme will feature a strong […]

Nearly 600 now infected as China locks down viral epicenter

China is putting on lockdown a city of 11 million people considered the epicenter of the new coronavirus outbreak that has killed 17 and infected nearly 600 people, as health authorities around the world work to prevent a global pandemic. The previously unknown coronavirus strain is believed to have emerged late last year from illegally […]

Keep up the pressure for survivors!

From Freedom United Good news – last week, the Modern Slavery (Victim Support) Bill had its first reading in this new session in the British House of Lords! If passed into law, the Bill would guarantee victims of modern slavery in the UK support for 12 months, giving them a real chance at recovery and minimizing […]

Automobili Lamborghini makes new Board of Management appointments

Giovanni Perosino, new Chief Commercial Officer Federico Foschini, new Chief Procurement Officer Sant’Agata Bolognese, 23 January 2020 – Automobili Lamborghini announces the appointment of Giovanni Perosino as the new Chief Commercial Officer, reporting directly to the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Stefano Domenicali. Starting from 1 January 2020, Mr. Perosino is responsible for the Global […]

Report: Smoking Marijuana can be hard on your heart

By Sandy Fitzgerald From Newsmax Cardiologists should warn patients about the potential risks of marijuana, including its effects when paired with commonly prescribed cardiovascular medications, according to a report published Monday.  “Our review suggests that smoking marijuana carries many of the same cardiovascular health hazards as smoking tobacco,” said Dr. Muthiah Vaduganathan of Brigham and […]

The ultimate guide to sitting disease

By  Jeff Brushie From Unbreak Yourself Sitting disease may not sound like something to worry about, but in reality, it could be one of the biggest health issues many of us face. What’s important to understand when considering sitting disease is the fact that many of us have sedentary lifestyles because of our work, our […]

What the Right Wing in Latin America means by Democracy Is Violence

By Vijay Prashad From Independent Media Institute It was a curious exchange. Frustrated by the attacks on his party—the Movement for Socialism (MAS)—former president of Bolivia Evo Morales made an audio recording in which he called upon his supporters to form militias. Maximilian Heath of Reuters went to Argentina to speak with Morales about this […]