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AI regulation and policy remains a priority for the UK | New

UK – Artificial intelligence (AI) strategy and regulation is a “significant area of ​​interest” for the government and bespoke UK AI regulations are being designed with approaches elsewhere in the world in mind world, according to the chief regulator of the Office for Artificial Intelligence. speaking to the Next steps for AI in the UK […]

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Alabama AG and DCNR seek stay in lawsuit over written permission to carry firearms policy in state parks

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall and Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Commissioner Chris Blankenship asked the U.S. District Court for the Intermediate District of Alabama to delay the decision to a lawsuit against Alabama’s policy of written permission for firearms in state parks until their new plan. is implemented in March. The state […]

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ministry proposes an advantageous salary policy for teachers | Education

At the seminar A seminar on international experiences in developing policies to ensure quality early childhood education (ECE) and some implementation models in Vietnam was organized yesterday by the Ministry of Education and Training in Hanoi. Education and Training Minister Nguyen Kim Son said Vietnam is rolling out a new ECE curriculum stressing that ECE […]

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What fashion needs to know – Sourcing Journal

Among the factors currently shaping cotton supply, including prices and production destinations, are regulations, retail demand and responsible farming. Two presentations at the United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) 2022 Apparel Importers Trade & Transportation Conference discussed the state of the global cotton market. Lately, cotton prices are lower than in 2021, but prices are […]

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Mazda: Updated Mid-Term Management Plan and Management Policy to 2030

HIROSHIMA, Japan, November 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire) – – Mazda Motor Corporation announces today an update of its medium-term management plan and its basic management policies until 2030. by CAS, Mazda sets out the basic management policies set out below and will encourage key initiatives. Basic management policies until 2030 Mazda believes it is […]

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Anti-pandemic policy talks about the city

A mobile COVID-19 testing unit waits for people to be tested while pedestrians make their way onto the sidewalk. Reuters Michael Hiltzik, Tribune press service Painfully aware of how attacks on COVID vaccines and anti-pandemic policies have undermined public health, California enacted a law this year that makes the spread of medical misinformation and misinformation […]

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Shionogi, Active Citizenship Network and MEPS call for urgent policy implementation in EU member states at European Parliament event to tackle growing threat of antimicrobial resistance

OSAKA, Japan and AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shionogi & Co.,Ltd. and its European subsidiary, Shionogi BV (hereafter “Shionogi”), last week organized an event in the European Parliament in the run-up to Global Antimicrobial Awareness Week, partnering with MEPs, Active Citizenship Network and the interest group of MEPs on “European patients’ rights and cross-border healthcare” to discuss initiatives to […]

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Renowned Kautilya School of Public Policy to Host a Webinar on How India Should Regulate Cryptocurrency with Prominent Speakers

Dr. Zaki Qureshey, Prashant Surana Jain, and Meghna Bal Form a Panel to be Moderated by Renowned Journalist Smita Sharma Hyderabad, Telangana, India – Business Wire India With the recent developments around Cryptos around the world, it is a crucial time for India to have a crypto regulatory framework policy with the G20 presidency, the […]

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Rethinking Conservative Housing Policy – The American Conservative

As the Republican Party potentially sinks into two years of infighting, it’s worth asking what might unite conservatives in the meantime. Housing can be an issue that could create common ground. Housing is becoming more and more expensive across the country, which is weighing on both renters and buyers. To fight housing inflation, policy makers […]

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Texas Blockchain Summit Day 2 Features Top Regulatory and Policy-Focused Crypto Elects and Leaders

Two-day summit – North America’s premier policy conference for bitcoin, crypto and blockchain – featured over 90 speakers and nearly 1,000 attendees More than any other state, Texas brings leadership to the blockchain space. —Lee Bratcher AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA, Nov. 18, 2022/EINPresswire.com/ — Day two of the Texas Blockchain Summit, North America’s premier policy conference […]

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Labor policy donut – and a winning policy for ACT owners

Friday, November 18, 2022, 4:07 p.m.Press release: ACT New Zealand ‘Freshly after accusing National of setting up a political donut, Labor appear to have done one of their own when it comes to healthy homes standards,’ the ACT housing spokeswoman said. , Brooke van Velden. “Until very recently, Labor insisted that homes in Kainga Ora […]

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First bill solely related to marijuana policy heads to Biden’s desk

The legislation makes it easier to research medical marijuana and gives doctors more flexibility to talk about the drug with patients. Other congressional reporting on drug pricing, online safety and CDC oversight. Politics: Congress sends first weed bill to Biden On Wednesday, the Senate passed a bill to expand medical marijuana research by unanimous consent. […]

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Here’s what the midterm exams for higher education mean

The midterm elections are finally over. It is increasingly clear that the Democrats will control the Senate while the Republicans will control the house. While Democrats have exceeded expectations, the next Congress will be less supportive of President Biden’s legislative agenda. This has important implications for higher education policy. Understanding these implications can help quorum […]

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K Madhavan urges government to follow lean policy for streaming, OTT and gaming

National Director and Chairman of Disney Star, K Madhavan, who is also Chairman of the CII National Committee on Media and Entertainment, has urged the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) and the telecommunications regulator of India (TRAI) to follow a light policy framework on issues such as broadcast tariffs and content regulation. Speaking at […]

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Practice and Policy Ensure a Safer Digital Economy, According to New Global Cyber ​​Defense Rankings from MIT Technology Review Insights

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., November 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Produced by MIT Technology Review Insights in association with Code42, the 2022/23 Cyber ​​Defense Index (CDI) is the first annual comparative ranking of the world’s 20 largest and most digitally advanced economies on their preparedness, response and recovery to cybersecurity threats. Countries are ranked based on how institutions […]

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COVID-19 Key EU Developments, Policy and Regulatory Update No. 90 – Operational Impacts and Strategy

LATEST KEY DEVELOPMENTS Competition and state aid European Commission publishes FAQ on leniency policy and practice The European Commission publishes a note on State aid regarding the use of the COVID Temporary Framework European Commission extends investment support measures and approves new schemes amid temporary COVID crisis The […]

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SI PROFESSIONALS AND ACADEMICS IN FIJI CONSULTED ON SICD POLICY

SI PROFESSIONALS AND ACADEMICS IN FIJI CONSULTED ON SICD POLICY Solomon Islands professionals and academics working in Fiji were consulted on the first-ever Solomon Islands Constituency Development Policy (SICD), a major reform undertaking spearheaded by the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) to reform and decentralize developments in rural Solomon Islands. Held at the USP Faculty […]

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Policy, system and practice response to alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic in seven countries of the WHO African Region

Insight This snapshot describes and synthesizes policy changes in alcohol policies, systems and practices adopted by seven African countries in response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Botswana, Eswatini, Kenya, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe. Measures put in place to deal with the acceptability of alcohol have focused on restricting consumption, raising awareness or restricting advertising. […]

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CMA issues health insurance policy for visitors | Oman time

In order to provide insurance coverage to visitors passing through the various border crossing points of the Sultanate of Oman, the Capital Market Authority has issued a form of health insurance for visitors, including basic processing services in case the visitor is exposed to risks or injuries. in Omani territories. The issuance of the policy […]

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DVLA to implement policy on mandatory seat belts in commercial vehicles

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) has announced that from next year all commercial passenger vehicles will have to comply with the mandatory seat belt policy. DVLA Deputy Managing Director Prince Opoku Adusei, speaking in Koforidua on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at the opening ceremony of the DVLA Accident and Traffic Control […]

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The most influential policy makers in financial markets today

By MarketWatch Meet the policymakers on MarketWatch’s 50 list of most influential people in markets Public policy makers wield enormous influence over financial markets in 2022. Whether it’s Jerome Powell’s Federal Reserve, which has been pumping new dollars into a booming economy, or the decision from Vladimir Putin to wage war on Ukraine, the role […]

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Modi government adopts zero-tolerance policy towards terrorism: MHA

Modi government adopts zero tolerance policy towards terrorism and will convey to the international community India’s resolve in its fight against the threat Modi government adopts zero tolerance policy towards terrorism and will convey to the international community India’s resolve in its fight against the threat The Modi government is adopting a zero tolerance policy […]

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Rusal Establishes Responsible Sourcing Policy – ​​Aluminum Insider

Russian aluminum company UC Rusal adopted a new responsible sourcing policy this week, outlining the standards by which the company will source materials and services in the future. According to the company, the policy aims to define the method by which Rusal selects suppliers and contractors, defines the basic parameters of quality control, the methods […]

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How the Eligible Customer Policy Can Boost NESI’s Efficiency

THE Eligible Customer regulation was in 2017, introduced this allows power generation companies (GenCos) and independent power producers (IPPs) to bypass the bulk trader, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) and distribution companies (DisCos) in sell electricity directly to “Eligible Clientsas defined by the rules. This provision recognizes an end user or group of end […]

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What is the US cannabis policy?

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 I was relieved to learn that Albert Einstein never really said that “[i]madness does the same thing over and over again and expects different results,” because it seems like a really bad idea to start a blog post disagreeing with Albert Einstein. Turns out, madness is US cannabis policy. Let me […]

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We have already shared policy recommendations with the DoT for a new telecommunications law

The powers of India’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority have been watered down in a telecommunications bill submitted for consultation by the Department of Telecommunications, according to a analysis by the Broadband India Forum. TRAI met with government officials to discuss this issue, and even, it seems, plans to approach the Prime Minister’s Office to present his […]

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New CSU initiative offers faculty training in public policy

Nathaniel Riggs, a professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies, focuses his research on the science of prevention, a relatively new field intended to promote positive youth development, build family resilience, and connect with communities. to reduce substance abuse, violence and mental disorders. health problems. Riggs said he chose to participate in […]

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Global Methane Pledge: political and industrial lobbying one year later

Only a handful of jurisdictions have officially introduced policies aimed at reducing methane emissions in the year since the announcement of the Global Methane Pledge, with a new analysis from climate think tank InfluenceMap showing a steep setback of the industry with regard to these plans. As world leaders gather for COP27, InfluenceMap is launching […]

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LSU fined for violation of competition area policy

3 hours ago SEC Staff Photo: SEC BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (November 6, 2022) – The Southeastern Conference today announced that Louisiana State University will be fined for violating the league’s competition area access policy due to fans entering the field after its football game against the University of Alabama on November 5. LSU will face a […]

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Center will remove bond policy for doctors? What the report suggests

The Union Health Department is reportedly creating guidelines to scrap the bond policy for doctors which requires them to work for a set period of time in a public hospital after completing their undergraduate and tertiary education. Physicians who fail to do so must pay a fine (amount specified in advance by each state and […]

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Mobilink Microfinance Bank launches the 2nd edition of the policy document – Business & Finance

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s largest digital bank, Mobilink Microfinance Bank Limited (MMBL), recently launched the 2nd edition of its policy document aimed at fostering digital financial inclusion through meaningful regulatory interventions in nine key areas. Mobilink Microfinance Bank is part of the VEON Group, a global digital operator that provides converged connectivity and online services in seven […]

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IFSCA Chairman Delivers Keynote Address on “Policy Dialogue -Directing ESG Governance for the Financial Industry” at Singapore Fintech Festival 2022

Chairman of the International Financial Services Centers Authority, Injeti Srinivas, has been invited to deliver a keynote address on “Policy Dialogue – Leading ESG Governance for the Financial Sector” at the Singapore Fintech Festival 2022 to be held in Singapore. He was joined in this policy dialogue by Nikhil Rathi, chief executive of the UK’s […]

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Coping with a ‘bloody messy’ world – the pressing foreign policy challenges facing New Zealand

ANALYSIS: By Alexander Gillespie, University of Waikato Since Jacinda Ardern described the state of world affairs as “bloody” earlier this year, there have been few, if any, signs of improvement. Ukraine, China, nuclear proliferation and the lasting effects of a global pandemic all present urgent and unresolved challenges. For a small country in an increasingly […]

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editorial | Vacant apartments come from bad politics, not conspiracy

On Halloween, elected officials held a performative press conference to talk about “Zombie Apartments”. They claim landlords are engaged in a mass conspiracy to keep rent-stabilized apartments vacant in an effort to manipulate the housing market. The accusation is completely absurd. Let’s talk about what’s really going on. For more than 50 years, the rent […]

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Podcast: Housing in a Changing Climate

To kick off a new series of housing episodes, we discuss the impact of climate change on housing planning and policy with Barbara Norman, Emeritus Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Canberra. With the world’s population heading towards at least nine billion and pressure on the natural environment increasing, how should […]

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DPM Supattanapong champions government policy on foreign land ownership

Deputy Prime Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow has defended the government’s plan to allow land ownership in Thailand for residential purposes by four groups of foreigners, in his response to criticism of the plan by Move Forward party leader Pita Limjaroenrat in the House representatives. During the debate, Pita said he would like to know the government’s […]

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Biden windfall tax promise looks like Carter administration policy, critics say | National

(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden’s promise to impose a crude oil windfall tax on U.S. oil and gas companies if they don’t increase production to “lower gas prices” is another failed democratic policy, critics, including a former treasury secretary, argue. In a speech a week before the midterm elections, Biden said companies have […]

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Second-quarter earnings due on Fed policy earnings day: Adani Transmission, JK Paper and more

By Malvika Gurung Investing.com — The domestic market opened flat with a negative bias on Wednesday, snapping a multi-session bull run as investors awaited the outcome of U.S. Fed policy and expectations of future rate hikes later in the day. At the time of this writing, benchmark equity indices were trading down 0.08% and down […]

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Voters in 5 states have opportunity to shape pro-life politics this Election Day

3 states have pro-choice ballot initiatives, while 2 relate to laws that would protect the unborn child. On the day of the first general election since the U.S. Supreme Court returned the question of abortion legality to individual states, five U.S. states have ballot initiatives on the procedure. Three of the initiatives seek to expand […]

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CRF expands law school curriculum with addition of mental health and environmental policy faculty

Florida International University College of Law added three new adjunct professors to its faculty this week Taleed El-Sabawi, John (Alex) Erwin, and Amber Polk were announced as the additions The trio, who collectively specialize in mental health and addictions policy and environmental law, will help broaden the scope of study program offerings within the program […]

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Climate Policy Update: SEC ESG Efforts, Satellite Monitoring, Carbon Offsets and More – Commentary

Department of Defense reports on impact of climate change on military readinessSEC Commissioner Outlines SEC’s ESG EffortsThe Federal Insurance Office will assess the climate-related financial riskFWHA announces $7.1 million to address greenhouse gas emissions from highway constructionEnvironmental Protection Agency urged to revise biofuel standardsExperts warn of drought due to climate changeCut Inflation Act gives IRS […]

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Moses Lake SD Board Approves State-Required Transgender Policy

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School Board approved the addition of a policy governing the district’s response to transgender students at the regular board meeting Thursday. A policy covering the issue is required by state law. “It’s a requirement; our legal counsel advises us to approve it,” Moses Lake Superintendent Monte Sabin said. “I […]

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Lack of funding, political causes of low startup growth in Bangladesh: speakers

Published: October 29, 2022 7:25:15 PM Speakers at a seminar said that startups are doing relatively well but the success rate is unsatisfactory due to various issues including regulatory issues such as lack of access to finance, process of secular valuation, lack of investment capital and incubation. The seminar on “Journey of CMSMEs from Startup […]

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Conventional politics gets PBOC vote

A staff member works on a Konka micro/mini LED production line in Chongqing. [Provided to China Daily] Legislature said current interest rates help ensure stable price levels China will increase credit support for the real economy and keep the value of its currency stable by sticking to conventional monetary policy, Yi Gang, governor of the […]

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House GOP promises energy policy change if party wins majority in midterm elections

Republican House, ewry with the political ram of high fuel prices, hope to win over voters Nov. 8 by promising to command a U-turn on energy policy in Washington if voters give the party control of the chamber. Democrats won a major legislative victory in August with the passage of the Cut Inflation Act, including […]

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Policy Implications of Multiple Simultaneous Soil Erosion Processes in European Farmland

Robinson, DA et al. Soil natural capital in Europe; a framework for assessing status and change. Science. representing seven6706 (2017). Google Scholar article Keesstra, SD et al. The importance of soils and soil science for achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. FLOOR 2111-128 (2016). Google Scholar article Borelli, P. et al. Modeling soil erosion: […]

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Proposed SAD 17 Gender Identification Policy Submitted for Community Review

PARIS – Maine School Administrative District 17 will host a community forum next week to hear questions and concerns about its proposed ACAA policy for student gender identity following school board approval of first reading at its October 17 meeting. The forum is scheduled for Monday evening beginning at 6 p.m. in the Forum meeting […]

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From water policy to immigration, Bennet and O’Dea debate rural issues

Democratic Sen. Michael Bennett and his Republican challenger, businessman Joe O’Dea, each explained why they would best represent the state in Congress during a debate at the University of Colorado Mesa on Tuesday night. The forum was hosted by CMU, along with Colorado Public Radio and the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel. Democratic Governor Jared Polis […]

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Carson City School Board to Discuss New Sustainability Policy, Board Member Selection and More | Carson City Nevada News

Event date: October 25, 2022 – 7:00 p.m. The next meeting of the Carson City School District School Board will be held tonight, Tuesday, October 25, beginning at 7 p.m., in the Robert ‘Bob’ Crowell Council Chambers at the Carson City Community Center. Topics of discussion at the school board include group health insurance, family […]

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Vacancy: Water Policy Advisor | Information

News article | 24-10-2022 | 10:47 The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (EKN) in Jordan is looking to recruit a Water Policy Advisor. Deadline: Monday, November 7, before 5 p.m. Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected] More information about the job duties and requirements are mentioned below. Introduction Jordan is […]

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Washington wildlife policymakers meet in Colville to discuss spring bear hunting and caribou protection

Washington wildlife policymakers will discuss an assortment of topics – including the decision to keep caribou on the endangered species list despite local extinction and a discussion of spring bear hunting – at an upcoming meeting in northeast Washington. Meanwhile, lingering local concerns about predators — primarily wolves and cougars — may bring fireworks during […]

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Climate policy lesson from Liz Truss’ resignation: Beware of budget deficits

Britain’s Prime Minister Liz Truss reacts as she delivers a speech outside 10 Downing Street in … [+] central London on October 20, 2022 to announce his resignation. – (Photo by DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images British Prime Minister Liz Truss resigned just 45 days after being sworn in. The proximate […]

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New stage of EU sanctions policy: extraterritorial measures

When a nasty power play marks the end of a phenomenally successful politician’s career, it presents a painful sight. From all the UK press accounts of recent weeks, it was clear that the night of the long knives was approaching for the most photogenic Prime Minister Britain and Northern Ireland had ever produced – Liz […]

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School Board Agrees on Timeline for Adopting Policy and Regulations on ‘Sexually Explicit’ Classroom Materials | New

“We will bring a draft to the board and the community for initial review at the November 14 board meeting,” Warner told school board members at their Oct. 17 meeting. Warner shared with the board a timeline for the policy changes. The board will first adopt a version of the state’s model policy, then consider […]

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EU deforestation policy drives up prices, data from Japan backs GMOs, APAC leaders fail to end food export bans, and more.

More hikes looming: EU stance on deforestation set to drive up food prices – policy experts The EU’s recent approval of its controversial deforestation regulation is expected to push up the cost of palm oil and other affected products, and thus food and drink prices, amid continued inflationary pressures which have already affected a majority […]

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Biden’s immigration policy failures lead to frustration and blame

CNN — The Department of Homeland Security put a plan in place months ago to deal with thousands of migrants arriving at the border: Send some of them to towns deeper inside the United States to be treated there. But the plan is dead for now, officials told CNN, in part after the White House […]

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New UFC policy prohibits fighters from performing in bouts!

A new UFC policy has prohibited active UFC fighters and their camp members and family members from betting on UFC fights. The UFC has created a new policy applicable to active fighters on its roster. This policy officially banned all UFC fighters from putting money on fights. This includes all fights organized by the UFC […]

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Government should review car policy, says PAC – Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The import compression policy by the government to manage the balance of payments which was implemented in May 2022 has limited the operating capacity of the automotive sector to 35% of its total capacity, which has resulted in the price escalation due to fixed operational and technical constraints. costs. Secretary Industries said as much […]

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Recent ‘anti-ESG’ sentiments spur US policy development (with a contrasting view from the UK and a note on the Asian perspective)

Interest in ESG investing continues to garner global attention as policymakers and regulators around the world implement policies and regulations to steer or guide behavior and protect the interests of investors. a wide range of stakeholders. In this context, we see a growing questioning of so-called “woke capitalism”, especially with the recent surge in anti-ESG […]

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The Global Response to the Pandemic: High Principles but Short Plans

German Health Minister Dr Karl Lauterbach and WHO Dr Mike Ryan Amid criticism that the World Health Summit was a ‘speed-dating for consultants’, panelists lamented the lack of practical plans to strengthen local service delivery A more empowered World Health Organization (WHO), stronger local health systems and better surveillance are some of the weapons that […]

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Hospital emergency departments lack a policy

Berlin, Germany: In a survey of emergency department staff across Europe, only around half said their hospital had a policy in place to help staff identify neglected or abused children. The research, presented at the European Congress of Emergency Medicine [1]also shows that hospitals with such a policy are more likely to use strategies known […]

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Federal Cannabis Policy Creates Challenges in Indian Country

Last year, state policymakers faced the challenge of establishing a regulatory and tax regime for adult cannabis after a bipartisan majority of voters passed I-190 in the US election. 2020. While cannabis policy is still ongoing, we have done a lot to ensure the industry is responsibly implemented in Montana. Our burgeoning cannabis industry offers […]

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Census consensus: Edmonton City Council to decide policy on $4.7M data capture

Edmonton City Council must decide when the city should do another census to gather information on people’s population, age, gender and where they live. The current policy governing the census process should be repealed, suspended or updated, according to a new report from the city. In 2019, the council halted the municipal census to help […]

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BIS Announces New End-Use Verification Policy; Adds YMTC, 30 more Chinese entities to unverified list

On October 7, 2022, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) announced a New policy this would continually increase the restrictions on entities that fail to comply with the BRI’s end-use verification controls, whether such non-compliance is the product of the entity’s own actions or the policies of the foreign host government of the entity. […]

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SimplyBiz Creates Policy Officer Position

“Alexander has been instrumental in providing support in key areas to advisors – including our recent Consumer Duty program” SimplyBiz has appointed Alexander McGregor to the newly created position of Chief Policy Officer. McGregor, a former senior director of compliance policy, has been with the company for eight years, following a five-year stint at Mattioli […]

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On energy policy, Hofmeister distances himself from Biden

As Governor Kevin Stitt tried to tie his Democratic opponent to President Joe Biden’s energy policies, State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister sought to distance herself on Wednesday, saying she was “concerned” about some of Biden’s positions. Hofmeister and Stitt shared the stage for the first time ahead of next month’s general election at the Oil Alliance […]

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Cut Inflation Act, health equity at forefront of federal political action during midterm elections, expert panel says

Stakeholders at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) 2022 Nexus Meeting Consider Federal Legislative and Regulatory Updates in Managed Care Pharmacy and the Impact the Upcoming Midterm Elections Will Have on These provisions. Recent federal legislative and regulatory updates in managed care pharmacy have prioritized topics ranging from accelerated access to new therapies to […]

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preparedness for future pandemic events. Brief 7, July 2022 (snapshot series on alcohol control policies and practices)

Insight The implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on alcohol consumption and smoking Throughout the pandemic, changes in alcohol and tobacco consumption have been observed, coupled with an increased likelihood of serious COVID-19 infections among those who consume alcohol and use tobacco. In response, countries in the Southeast Asian region have implemented a series of policy […]

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RSPB ‘not ruling out’ direct action to defend nature of government policy | RSPB

The head of the RSPB says the bird charity is not ruling anything out as it organizes a mobilization of millions against what it calls the government’s ‘attack on nature’. Beccy Speight has dismissed accusations from Tory MPs that the group was lying to its members and pursuing a marketing campaign, as it led a […]

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UGC policy allowing students to pursue two offline degrees needs HEIs to alter admission rules

University Grants Commission (UGC) has recently asked all universities to make appropriate changes to enable students to pursue two degrees simultaneously in offline mode. While a similar model has been in place at various IITs for the last few years, central universities are apprehensive about the changes required to implement this policy. […]

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Central Bank Policy Mistake of Thailand’s Currency Crisis Explained in Sri Lanka

ECONOMYNEXT – Thailand’s currency crisis in 1997 was triggered by monetary policy inconsistent with its exchange rate policy, a former governor of the country’s central bank, Veerathai Santiprabhob, told an economic forum in Sri Lanka . The Bank of Thailand launched the baht in July 1997, after depleting its reserves by keeping rates low, released […]

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National Logistics Policy will transform India’s infrastructure landscape

The highly anticipated National Logistics Policy (NLP), unveiled by Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 17, 2022, reflects the government’s positive intention to address key challenges facing the industry. The policy aims to promote smooth movement of goods across the country and increase the competitiveness of Indian products in domestic and global markets. This […]

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Bank of Namibia Seeks Legal and Policy Changes to Introduce a CBDC – Crypto Remains Without Legal Tender Status – BitcoinKE

According to the Bank of Namibia, we are currently witnessing an ongoing battle between regulated and unregulated currency on one side, and a second battle between sovereign and non-sovereign currency. The bank hosted “a thought leadership event on digital currencies and virtual central bank assets” where it said it must defend regulated currency and rein […]

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Mental health parity bill faces Republican opposition

As the COVID-19 pandemic becomes more rampant, policymakers are increasingly turning their attention to another underlying crisis in the United States – mental health and the lack of services to meet growing demand. . Lawmakers last month introduced a bill aimed at addressing the nation’s mental health workforce shortage. Subsequently, the House passed a separate […]

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Coast Guard Academy settles lawsuit over no-parents policy

NEW LONDON, Conn. — A Coast Guard Academy cadet who was expelled for becoming a father will graduate as part of a legal settlement, his attorneys said Thursday. Isaak Olson sued the academy in December after years of trying to be reinstated as a caddy. He was two months away from graduating, with a degree […]

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Reminder on UK drone policy

LEXINGTON, Kentucky (October 6, 2022) — The use of drones for recreational or commercial purposes is prohibited on the University of Kentucky campus. Applications to use a drone for research or teaching purposes must be registered and approved by the UK Office of University Events. “The Office of University Events, Risk Management and UK Police […]

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Truss’ environmental policy seems to be: don’t think about it | Conservative Conference 2022

Amid Liz Truss’ speech, at the end of a chaotic and contentious conference, a protest by Greenpeace activists was perhaps inevitable given the frustration and concern simmering among environmentalists over the direction of the government policy. The Prime Minister’s remarks will only have increased their anxiety. To cheers from the boardroom, she raged against the […]

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Bipartisan Policy Center proposes legislation to address housing crisis

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) proposed a new bill that he said could not only address general housing affordability issues, but could be supported by both major political parties. The proposed legislation, dubbed the American Housing Act of 2023, is based on three key goals: to increase the production of affordable housing; preserve the existing […]

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Danielle Turnipseed, JD, MHSA, MPP, Appointed AAMC Director of Public Policy

JToday, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) announced Danielle Turnipseed, JD, MHSA, MPP, as its new Director of Public Policy. Turnipseed brings over 20 years of experience in health care policy and joined the AAMC of the American Medical Association’s Federal Affairs Division, where she advocated critical issues impacting physicians and the nation’s health […]

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Social Enterprise Ghana advocates policy intervention to ensure growth

The policies, they said, should include a well-defined regulatory framework such as a legal status for business registration for the sub-sector. This was announced yesterday in Accra at a workshop organized by Social Enterprise Ghana in partnership with Reach for Change. He had the theme; “Redesigning Ghana’s Economy for Sustainable Development: Is Social Enterprise the […]

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North Texas health care leaders explain how pending federal policy changes will impact Medicaid services – State of Reform

Former Texas Medicaid Director Stephanie Muth led a panel discussion at the 2022 North Texas Reform State Health Policy Conference on Wednesday that focused on the impacts that changes pending federal policy will have on Texas Medicaid. Federal Public Health Emergency (PHE) funding and the state’s incentive payment program for delivery system reforms are set […]

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RBI Monetary Policy Live Updates: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das expects inflation to decline near 4% target over two-year period

RBI MPC Meet LIVE Updates: Shaktikanta Das at a monetary policy press conference said RBI expects inflation to decline near the 4% target over a two-year period. While talking about RBI’s letter to the central government on inflation, he said, “If you see the legal provisions under the RBI Act, the MPC must have a […]

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delivery policy and news in brief

British Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng. Photo by Kyle Heller/No 10 Downing Street via Flickr The Global Government Forum’s weekly digest of news you need to know but may have missed. IMF urges UK government to review economic strategy The International Monetary Fund has taken the unusual step of openly criticizing Britain’s economic policy put in place […]

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Colombian senator brings horse to Congress after new pet policy

fast news Senator Alirio Barrera shows up to work astride his white horse, in what he says is a tribute to the farmers and shepherds who live with horses in the South American nation. Colombian Senator Alirio Barrera arrives with his horse at Congress in Bogota, but his ride has rubbed some colleagues the wrong […]

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A duty firefighter pictured wearing a ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ shirt, violated uniform policy

By Suzanne Phan Click here for updates on this story SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — A photograph of a San Francisco firefighter wearing a controversial “Let’s Go Brandon” shirt on the job is getting a lot of reactions. A passerby spotted the firefighter working with others on a fire hydrant near Noe and 18th in Castro […]

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Regulatory policy for biomedical technologies: it’s time to restart!

It’s no secret that scientific and technological innovation has accelerated at breakneck speed, and nowhere is the evidence more pronounced than in the biomedical technology sector. How, when and by whom are these innovations and their offspring monitored, regulated and controlled for their safety and effectiveness? Traditionally, federal agencies such as the FDA, CMS, and […]

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Climate Policy Update: Methane Emissions, Social Cost of Carbon, Climate Week and More – Commentary

The carbon tax will accelerate the reduction of methane emissionsThe “social cost of carbon” challenged in courtClimate targets uncertain if FERC chairman’s term expiresEPA seeks guidance on carbon standards for fossil fuel power plantsClimate Week takes place in New YorkDenver climate fund raises $67 millionNewsom opposes taxing millionaires to fund air pollution reduction programsCARB proposes […]

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The Bishop of Norwich criticizes the government’s environmental policy

Published: 12:50 p.m. September 25, 2022 The Bishop of Norwich has strongly criticized the government for its environmental policy. The Rt Rev Graham Usher’s remarks came after Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced in his mini budget on September 23 the government’s aim to create infrastructure and investment zones in 38 regions including Norfolk. Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng […]

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How will federal economic policy affect Connecticut? – Milford-Orange Times

By Kevin McnabolaOrange Finance Council Kevin McNabola Moody’s Investor Services recently reported that government debt, pensions and other post-employment benefit liabilities have all increased over the past year in Illinois, Connecticut, New Jersey and Kentucky. However, there is good news to report on rising revenues in New Jersey and Connecticut, which now has a fiscal […]

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9 Policy Goals to Help Lower Gas Prices

Most good deceptions have a grain of truth. Presidents and politicians who have felt the political heat of high gas prices are often quick to say they have no control over prices at the pump. The reality is more complicated, as many factors contribute to the price of gasoline. But many of the most critical […]

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GSA Reveals 28 Members of New Acquisition Policy Advisory Board

Written by Dave Nyczepir September 22, 2022 | FEDSCOOP The Federal General Services Administration’s Procurement Policy Advisory Committee announced its inaugural 28 members, who will make recommendations to the agency’s administrator on pressing procurement issues like climate change, during its first public meeting on Thursday. The co-chairs of the committee, Troy Cribb, director of policy […]

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The OICCI urges the government to prepare a 20-year industrial policy – Business & Finance

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) has proposed that the government prepare the National Industrial Policy (NIP) for up to 20 years to ensure consistency and competitiveness. In a letter to the Industries Secretary, Imdad Bosal, Executive Director of OICCI, Kashif Shafi referred to the OICCI letter of April 19, 2022 […]

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How Virginia schools are responding to proposed transgender policy for students

RICHMOND, Va. — The rights of transgender students in Virginia schools are now in question following a new draft policy released by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) last week. The VDOE-drafted policy places a strong emphasis on parental rights and how school districts should deal with students who identify as transgender. The new policies […]

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WFISD moves to limit transfers with new policy

The Wichita Falls ISD School Board tightened the district’s transfer policy Monday, in an effort to end abuses of the policy that have arisen over the years and simplify it ahead of the opening of two new high schools. In just a few paragraphs, the new policy takes effect for the 2023-2024 school year and […]

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India’s WinZO sues Google to stop new gaming policy, calls it discriminatory

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Google LLC is seen at the Google Store Chelsea in Manhattan, New York, U.S. November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Indian online gaming platform WinZO has sued Google (GOOGL.O) to stop the tech giant […]

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Policy Management in Telecom Market to reach USD 2,009.7 Million at a CAGR of 11.1% over the forecast period of 2028

Market size – USD 870.8 million in 2020, market growth – CAGR of 11.1% from 2019 to 2026 NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, USA, Sept. 19, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Telecom Policy Management Market was valued at USD 870.8 million in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 2,009.7 million by 2028 growing at a CAGR […]

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Climate Policy Update: Fed Action on Climate Change, Emissions Reduction Roadmap, California Heat Wave – Commentary

New Federal Reserve banking regulator calls for action on climate changeBiden-Harris administration launches website on climate risksPassage of climate bill leads to new clean energy projectsIndustrialists stress the importance of natural gas in the climate transitionNew roadmap to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in key sectorsDemocrats oppose Virginia’s proposed removal from RGGIPublic engagement committee on air […]

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Kwasi Kwarteng to Announce Network of Low-Tax Investment Zones | Economic policy

Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng is expected to announce on Friday the creation of a network of low-tax, low-regulation investment zones in an emergency budget. Planning regulations will be relaxed in up to 12 places reserved for this status, and taxes will be reduced to encourage investment. The announcement, which is expected to push deregulation further than […]

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Awer calls for a comprehensive national energy policy as part of the 2023 budget

KUALA LUMPUR (September 18): A comprehensive national energy policy aimed at ensuring that social, economic and environmental parameters are well balanced is needed, the Malaysian Water and Energy Research Association (Awer) has said. Awer Chairman S Piarapakaran has urged the government to put this in place. As a major energy mix and energy transition will […]

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State Begins Drafting Solid Waste Management Policy

Sep 18, 2022 | 06:13 IST State Begins Drafting Solid Waste Management Policy Goa Waste Management Corporation has been commissioned to prepare a comprehensive policy Team Herald PANJIM: With emphasis on zero waste and zero landfill approach, the state government has initiated a process of developing a solid waste management policy for Goa. The Goa […]