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Building a better Building back better – Politics

The Build Back Better plan, President Biden’s $1.75 trillion social spending program, has had a rollercoaster ride. In November, Democrats reached an agreement to include the most significant drug price reform in decades in the bill. In late December, the bill was deemed “mostly dead” after Sen. Joe Manchin, a 50-50 full Senate vote, said […]

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German media publishers petition EU competition chief against Google’s new cookie policy – JURIST

The Financial Times reported on Monday that hundreds of German publishers, advertisers, media outlets and industry groups had filed a 108-page complaint with the European Union’s competition commissioner, claiming that Google’s plan to replacing third-party cookies with alternatives to ad tracking violated EU competition law. . They are concerned that this action will have a […]

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High time to accelerate and implement national retail policy to streamline growth

Union Budget 2022-23: Retail sector is a major contributor to India’s GDP The pandemic, which has been going on for almost two years now, has been extremely trying and difficult for economies around the world, India being no different. The lockdown and restrictions imposed for brief periods, imposing limitations on retail hours, movement of people, […]

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78 MEPs call for a more sensible EU climate policy

A total of 78 MEPs from 14 countries have signed a Polish initiative calling on the European Commission to consider regional differences and stop increasing energy poverty when introducing climate policy regulations, it said on Tuesday. Fidesz MEP András Gyürk. Gyürk said in a statement that the initiative published in the form of an open […]

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Policy to improve the quality of local products in preparation

the herald business journalistTHE government has developed the National Quality Policy, which aims to raise the quality and standards of Zimbabwean products to international standards. The policy is expected to launch in the first quarter of this year. “Among other innovative measures in place, such as the use of modern equipment and machinery, Zimbabwean industries […]

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Importance of health insurance policy during the Covid-19 pandemic

Health insurance policies are often considered mandatory risk coverage. Yet many people in our country do not have a proper health insurance policy in place. Once again, among those who have it, many are insufficiently insured. Medical costs are increasing day by day and it has become important to have enough coverage for you and […]

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Basic taxi fares, passenger safety in draft policy. Details here

The Delhi government has shared a draft Motor Vehicle Aggregators Scheme, 2021 comprising of rules and regulations that taxi aggregators such as Ola, Uber will have to follow if implemented. The draft taxi policy includes rules regarding taxi fares, driver ratings, passenger safety, and more. . Taxi aggregators must ensure the registration of all on-board […]

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Fairmount fire: City officials propose policy change

Two weeks after the fire, the causes of the disaster which claimed the lives of 12 people are clear. The literal spark was a Christmas tree fire, an all too common occurrence during the holiday season. The larger context, however, was the growing mismatch between the nearly 25% of Philadelphia’s population who live in poverty […]

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Should the Indian Super League revise its 3+1 foreign player policy?

Ahead of the 2021-22 season, the Indian Super League (ISL) decided to introduce the 3+1 foreign player rule to boost the participation of local players. The regulations virtually prohibit ISL franchises from signing too many players from outside India. The rule was approved in the summer of 2021, with the current ISL season being the […]