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Bulk procurement can revitalize government procurement policy and its impact – by Mark Leith

Today, as part of @AuManufacturing’s series on the future of the Jobs and Skills Summit, Mark Leith proposes to radically rethink Australia’s sourcing practices. If Australia is to meet its revised 2030 emissions reduction targets, swift action to accelerate zerothe adoption of buses and trucks with polluting emissions is essential. While the business case for […]

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Does the United States have a China policy?

With Congress enacting industrial policy legislation intended to help America bring production of semiconductors and other advanced products home, where does that leave global industrial policy? Biden administration in China? Above all, where is the development of comprehensive industrial policies to counter China’s targeting of all economic production and predatory violation of trade laws? Unfortunately, […]

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Former Head of UK Finance Strategic Policy Joins FTI Consulting

LONDON – FTI Consulting has appointed Matthew Conway as Managing Director within its Strategic Communications segment, to support the growth of the company’s financial services consulting team in EMEA. Conway joins FTI Consulting from UK Finance, the trade association for the financial services and banking industry, where he most recently served as Director of Strategic […]

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FCTA demolishes Abuja garden and sues operator

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Administration (FCTA) has demolished Spotlight Garden Events and Recreation in Wuye District of Abuja for what it described as a gross violation of the park’s closing time of ne not operate after 7 p.m. Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) Coordinator Umar Shuaibu, who led the demolition team, explained that there […]

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DoH chief meets with IATF on mask policy

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DoH) Officer in Charge (OIC) Maria Rosario Vergeire met with the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) to discuss the mask policy they will recommend to President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. This is in line with the development of Cebu City which has pushed against the mandatory use of face masks. Speaking to the […]

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Understanding Google’s 3-Strike Policy for

London, Sept. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In June 2022, Google Ads implemented a new three-strike rule and rolled out new “non-compliance rules” for accounts. Google will issue warnings against your Google Ads account when you have repeatedly violated certain policies, similar to the use of black-hat SEO techniques. The new distribution in three strikes […]

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Is Australia following Ireland in a politically inflicted rental crisis?

There have been calls for rent control in Australia, although it has been heavily criticized A series of policy changes have been introduced in Australia, including changes to the capital cost allowance and an increase in the mortgage margin Australia’s vacancy rate is below 1% A chronic shortage is set to be exacerbated as Australia […]

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Health Sector Needs Policy Change – President

The Ministry of Health spends nearly 40% of the ministry’s drug expenditure to buy drugs for cancer patients, it was revealed during a meeting with the president. The report of the three-member committee appointed by the Association of Government Physicians to examine the drug shortage in the country was delivered to President Ranil Wickremesinghe at […]

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“The implementation of political decisions is vital” | Sunday Observer

The decision to restructure and relaunch public enterprises, which has been a major responsibility for the state, to widen the tax net and to significantly reduce the retirement age in the public sector during the provisional budget presented last week , has been praised by industry experts and business figures. Advocacy Chairman and Board Director […]

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Waiting for Thermidor: US foreign policy toward Iran

The BIDEN administration is perplexed by Iran. During his inauguration, President Joe Biden and the best and brightest members of the Democratic Party assumed that reviving the Iran nuclear deal would be simple. In one of the ironic twists of the story, they are tormented by their predecessor Donald Trump. It was the Trump administration […]

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The minister will “fight tooth and nail” to maintain a green tax policy on diesel

Agriculture, Food and Marine Minister Charlie McConalogue said he would “fight tooth and nail” to maintain the current green diesel tax policy. Talk to Agriland during the government-led trade mission to Asia, the minister said it was “absolutely essential”, especially in light of the rising costs facing farmers. The issue has been in the spotlight […]

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Future Forward with the U.S.-Japan Economic Policy Advisory Committee

The U.S.-Japan Economic Policy Advisory Committee (EPCC) held its first-ever meeting in July, with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken welcoming their Japanese counterparts, then Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Koichi Hagiuda and Foreign Secretary Yoshimasa Hayashi in Washington. Their joint statement highlighted commonalities in broader […]

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White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

State and local human services agencies, backed by the federal government, must pool their services to combat the scourge of substance use disorders that led to 108,000 overdose deaths last year, according to the general counsel for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy. “It’s no longer an ‘either’ proposition, a treatment rather […]

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Investors retreat in the face of the British “political vacuum”

High inflation, slowing economic growth and a long summer of political wrangling are making it hard for global investors to like battered British assets. UK government bonds and the pound came under pressure, dropping worries about how inflation might spike. Goldman Sachs has predicted inflation could top 20% next year if energy prices stay high, […]

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PA formulating a policy for caged fish farming along the coast

VIJAYAWADA: The government of Andhra Pradesh is developing a policy to promote cage farming of fish in the sea along its 974 km coastline. The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, based in Visakhapatnam, is helping the government finalize the policy. A key aspect is geospatial mapping to identify the places where the cages will be […]

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Free SHS Policy is not owned by Akufo-Addo – Dr Apaak

Deputy Member of Parliament’s Education Committee, Dr. Clement Apaak welcomed President Akufo-Addo’s call for a conversation on the future of the government’s flagship program, Free Senior High School (FSHS). According to him, this is what the leaders of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) are demanding. “This program was born out of partisan political campaigning about […]

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New York child protection agency continues to cite marijuana in family separations despite policy change and legalization

Marijuana was legalized statewide in March 2021. Many Democrats rallied around the racial equity that legalization was meant to bring. The law enshrined what had already been supposed to be ACS policy for years: no parent shall be deemed negligent solely for using marijuana, without proving that it is harmful or potentially harmful to the […]

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India’s long-awaited hydrogen policy unveiled

Photo: Markus Spiske/Unsplash The Lights on Lou Del Bello’s newsletter unveiled details of the new hydrogen policy, which is expected to be released towards the end of this month. According to its designers, the policy will avoid nearly 50 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions per year by 2030 and help add 150 GW […]

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Listen live: Paul Eagle on running for mayor, politics

Paul Eagle. Photo / Jenny Siaosi Labor MP for Rongotai, Paul Eagle, who is also running for mayor of Wellington, will appear on Wellington Morings with Nick Mills to discuss his campaign. Eagle is the third mayoral candidate to co-host the how with Mills for an hour, taking voter calls and discussing politics. Listen to […]

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What is the goal of public policy?

Comment this story Comment The goal of any policy is not only to effect change, but also to educate the public. This educational function is important but rarely mentioned explicitly, perhaps for fear of being taken for a propagandist. So be it: I wholeheartedly embrace the notion of politics as a means of educating voters. […]

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Presentation of Noema Magazine, Issue III: Rupture

Credits Nathan Gardels is the editor of Noema Magazine. Kathleen Miles is the editor-in-chief of Noema Magazine. She can be reached on Twitter at @mileskathleen. The new paper issue of Noema Magazine will be released in September! The theme of this issue is “rupture”. As the poet Archibald MacLeish understood, a world ends when its […]

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Policy adviser says workforce gains another year or more from federal quantum center efforts

Written by Dave Nyczepir August 31, 2022 | FEDSCOOP National quantum information science research centers won’t see substantial manpower gains for several years as people are still being trained from the initial federal investments, according to a senior policy adviser at the National Bureau of Science. quantum coordination. Speaking to ATARC members on Wednesday, Corey […]

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Raise the price of climate policy

The Biden administration is continuing its puzzling approach to climate policy without too high a price tag. Need solar panels? Make sure the tariffs increase the price. Do you want to build a renewable electricity production? Be sure to employ the most expensive labor possible. Interested in shifting buyers to electric vehicles? Impose enough restrictions […]

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“An active energy policy is needed now”

Ole Gunnar Austvik is Professor of Political Economy and Petroleum Economics at INN University. He recently published a report written on behalf of LO – the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions. The task was to provide an overview of the main economic and political challenges that Norway faces as an energy nation and to propose […]

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“Government’s post-Brexit immigration policy a rare success” – Byline Times

Jonathan Portes responds to criticism from those who claim what the Brexit campaign really promised was lower immigration In a recent article for CuratorHomeI described the government’s post-Brexit immigration policy as a rare success: a Brexit promise that had largely been successfully delivered. I argued that ending free movement and equalizing work and study visa […]

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Stephanie Wright resigns to be Snohomish County’s executive policy officer

David Somer SNOHOMISH COUNTY, August 29, 2022-Today, Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers announced the hiring of Stephanie Wright as Executive Policy Officer for Snohomish County. In this role, she will focus on the county’s federal and state legislative priorities, develop and implement important policy goals, including the integration of the Snohomish Health District, help educate […]

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Discussion on the motion for voluntary approval of the insurance policy for domestic workers

* Minister of Labor meets Speaker of Qatar Chamber HE the Labor Minister, Dr. Ali bin Samikh al-Marri, met on Monday with HE the Speaker of the Qatar Chamber (QC), Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani, and members of the QC Board of Directors. The meeting discussed a joint initiative between the Ministry of Labor (MoL) […]

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NEW SHINES | Fall changes to COVID-19 policy, homework help returns with free tutoring

A roundup of news and announcements we don’t want to lose in the ever-changing news cycle! Organized by Vee Hua 華婷婷 🖋️ Letter from the editor 🖋️ A number of changes are planned this fall around COVID-19. To help you better prepare, this episode of News Gleams largely focuses on what to expect moving forward […]

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Retired AP Journalist Recounts 4 Decades of Congressional Coverage | PA power and politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the waning moments of four decades of Democrat hold on the House, I saw a move that seems unthinkable today. On the evening of November 29, 1994, they let the top Republican preside, briefly, over the chamber. It was a show of respect and affection for Minority Leader Bob Michel, R-Ill., […]

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Corporate Socialism: How Federal Policy Moved From Regulating Big Business to Heavy Subsidies

The Clean Air Act of 1970 authorized the government to regulate air pollution. The Cut Inflation Act, which Joe Biden signed into law last week, allocates more than $300 billion for energy and climate reform, including $30 billion in subsidies to solar panel and wind turbine makers. Notice the difference? The Cut Inflation Act is […]

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Greg Simon’s Cancer Rx includes a better White House rallying call

US President Joe Biden speaks at an event on ending cancer at the White House on February 2, 2022. … [+] Biden relaunched his Moonshot initiative to accelerate progress on cancer treatments and prevention and detection capabilities, bringing back a signature program he led in his final year as vice president. Photographer: Youri Gripas/Abaca/Bloomberg © […]

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Preferential Voting: The Future of Electoral Reform

Breaking It Down is GPPR’s new series focused on explaining emerging and approved solutions for various political problems. In this first part, I explain the process of preferential voting and its credibility as a tool of electoral reform in the United States. For the first time, American voters will not vote under a uniform electoral […]

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A stable policy is vital for a strong agricultural value chain

A confident and mature democracy should boast a stable political system and an ability to withstand temporary shocks to the economy. Especially when the nation aspires to be a developed nation within the next 25 years. Therefore, it is a bit surprising to see a notice from the Department of Consumer Affairs invoking the archaic […]

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Biden administration to end cruel Trump-era policy forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said it had ended a Trump-era policy requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for US immigration court hearings, hours later. that a judge lifted an order, in effect since December, that the so-called Stay in Mexico rule be reinstated. The timing was uncertain since the U.S. Supreme Court […]

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CBI alleges bribes swayed Delhi’s new excise policy

In March 2021, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced changes in the state’s excise policy, shutting down all government-run liquor sales and only allowing private players. from November. He said it would increase revenue, ensure a fair distribution of stores and eliminate the alcohol mafia. The policy has now posed problems for Sisodia, with […]

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UK energy crisis due to ‘catastrophic failure of Westminster policy’, warns expert Sean Field

The UK’s energy crisis is the result of a “catastrophic failure of political politics” in Westminster, an expert has warned. While the recent war in Ukraine has contributed to soaring gas prices, there are warnings that years of botched energy strategies have resulted in bills that could average £7,700 from April, according to the latest. […]

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Non-oil sector growth is a major component of monetary policy

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has declared the promotion of non-oil sector growth is a major element of monetary policy. This was revealed by Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Governor of CBN, represented by Director of Corporate Communications Department, Osita Nwanisobi, during the 33rd Seminar organized by CBN for Financial Correspondents and Business Editors on Saturday […]

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How gun politics struggles to keep up with gun culture

When was the last time you saw a cigarette ad? Chances are it’s been a while – tobacco ads on TV, radio, billboards, public transport and event sponsorships are all banned by law federal for decades. It’s an approach that some gun control groups and lawmakers are now seeking to deploy in response to the […]

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Explained | What is the Centre’s One Nation One Fertilizer Policy?

The scheme drew criticism from the opposition who branded it an exercise in ‘self-promotion’ The scheme drew criticism from the opposition who branded it an exercise in ‘self-promotion’ The story so far: In an order on Wednesday, August 24, the Union Department of Chemicals and Fertilizers issued a memo announcing the implementation of the “One […]

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Dr Tom Milligan: Time for serious policy approaches to employment-based immigration

This election season, we will hear a lot about the economy, inflation, product shortages and labor shortages. You will also hear a lot about immigration in the context of border security, the importance of stemming the flow of undocumented migrants and a poorly protected southern border. The recent tragedy in Texas that resulted in the […]

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Punjab Cabinet Approves New Policy for Foodgrain Transport and Labor

To ensure wider competitive participation with increased transparency and at the same time reduce frivolous disputes, the Punjab Cabinet on Friday gave a nod to the new Punjab Foodgrains Labor Policy – 2022 and Policy Revised Punjab Food Grain Transport – 2022. “The revised transportation policy is now in line with the bespoke milling policy […]

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Collins’ ‘ghost gun’ policy enforced federally

CHICAGO — State Senator Jacqueline Y. Collins celebrated a new rule through the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives that modernizes the definition of a weapon to better combat the proliferation of “phantom weapons”. “Our communities have grown too accustomed to the tragedies of deadly gun violence,” Collins (D-Chicago) said. “Keeping […]

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The student loan bailout is a terrible policy. The GOP response has been weak.

(Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images.) President Biden’s executive student loan forgiveness action exposed both the crude self-interest of progressive politics and the political recklessness of the Republican Party. America’s burgeoning progressive movement increasingly defines itself as championing poor families held back by an economic system rigged for inequality. Framing politics as a battle of the […]

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Fort Collins leaders split over road to tenancy policy reforms

Months of surveys, a task force and other community engagements regarding planned changes to Fort Collins’ rental housing policies show that the majority of the community wants to see change. Rental regulations and occupancy limitations are no small feat in the city — more than 40% of homes in Fort Collins are occupied by renters. […]

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The Fed Reserve will discuss economic policy in Jackson Hole this weekend

JACKSON, Wyo.– A major gathering of the world’s top bankers is set to begin today in Jackson Hole. The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will host dozens of central bankers, policymakers, academics and economists from around the world at its annual Economic Policy Symposium at Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park from […]

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Is Barnes & Noble’s updated buying policy good or bad for book discovery?

August 25, 2022 Barnes & Noble CEO James Daunt has defended a new buying policy that some book industry insiders say only leads to chain storage new releases of hardcovers from best-selling authors. Mr. Daunt’s comments came in response to outrage expressed by many authors and publishers over the past week on social media. Mid-level […]

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Fed aims to ‘significantly decelerate’ inflation by tightening policy, Kansas City Fed Chairman says

Edward Lawrence of FOX Business chats with Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George of Jackson Hole, Wyoming about the economic outlook for the rest of the year. As the Federal Reserve’s annual Jackson Hole symposium kicks off Thursday in Wyoming, Federal Bank of Kansas City President Esther George spoke to Edward Lawrence […]

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Akron police revise beard policy to help attract and retain officers

Being an Akron police officer might soon get hairier. The police department has relaxed its grooming rules to allow male officers to grow well-groomed beards and goatee. The change is part of an effort by Akron and other Ohio law enforcement agencies to review rules and regulations to try to attract and retain more officers. […]

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Kenergy Challenges CPS Ruling That It Violated Renewable Energy Policy | New

Kenergy Corp., a rural electricity cooperative, challenged findings by the state Civil Service Commission that it improperly limited financial benefits to customers who generate solar power. The dispute between Kenergy and the PSC stems from the cooperative’s “net metering program”, which allows customers who produce renewable energy to resell it primarily into the electricity grid. […]

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Technology, growing politics of philanthropy in Africa

The art of giving to purposeful causes that aim to bring about social change and impact people and communities is a cross-generational practice globally. Overall, the reasons why individuals, institutions and organizations extend a helping hand, whether in cash or in kind, to needy entities or groups of people using philanthropy in practice have been […]

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Communications policy reviewed by qathet regional district directors

Three-part recommendation presented by staff on how the qRD communicates information to the public Directors of the qathet regional district (qRD) received recommendations to modify the communications and public engagement policy. At the August 18 Committee of the Whole meeting, directors received a three-part recommendation, for the regional board to amend the policy based on […]

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The Center for Information Technology Policy provides students with up-close government experiences

For a third consecutive summer, Princeton’s Information Technology Policy Center gave students the opportunity to learn about the workings of local, state and federal government in the Public Interest Technology Summer Fellowship (PIT-SF). Students, five from Princeton and 14 from other universitiesspent about eight weeks working for agencies such as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, […]

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Past Economic Policy Failed to Heed the Emotional Toll of Inflation – Economics and Ecology

Until this year, inflation in advanced economies like the US and UK had been so low for so long that you had to be very old to remember what life was like during oil price spikes. the late 1970s. It was bad. Annual consumer price inflation in the United States peaked at 13.5 percent in […]

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Abrams discusses environmental policy plans during St. Simons campaign shutdown | Local News

State gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams stopped by St. Simons Island on Tuesday to lead a conversation about what she will do as governor to address environmental issues in Georgia. “If we don’t do the fundamental work of protecting our environment, preparing for resilience, and creating new opportunities that put us at the forefront of environmentally […]

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Strategic Analysis: China’s Dual Credit Policy – ​​Winners and Losers in 2021 | Company

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 23, 2022– China’s dual credit policy has been in place for several years and has been a key driver for the rapid growth of the New Energy Vehicle (NEV) segment in China. The latest Strategy Analytics Powertrain, Body, Safety & Chassis (PBCS) and Electric Vehicles Service (EVS) report, China’s Dual Credit Policy – […]

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BioSyent announces the adoption of a dividend policy

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Aug. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSyent Inc. (“BioSyent”, “the Company”, TSX Venture: RX) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) has adopted today a dividend policy in order to establish the terms of reference for the board in its decision-making regarding the declaration of any dividend to be […]

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Tamil Nadu Unveils 2022 Footwear and Leather Products Policy

The government of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday unveiled the Footwear and Leather Products Policy 2022, through which it aims to attract investment worth ₹20,000 crore and create more than two million jobs. This policy will be valid until March 31, 2025 and will be periodically reviewed. According to the policy unveiled by Chief Minister MK […]

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FCA Recruiting For ESG Policy Advisory Committee

By Alex Davidson (August 23, 2022, 2:56 p.m. BST) – The Financial Conduct Authority said on Tuesday it was seeking outside experts for a new advisory board that will review regulatory strategies to tackle climate change and social responsibility standards . The committee will advise the FCA board on how the regulator should develop its […]

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With electric vehicle policy in mind, Delhi will have 18,000 new charging stations by 2024

Delhi is expected to have 18,000 vehicle charging points by 2024. Five battery swap piers will be considered one charging point, according to a report by mint. The Delhi government set the target based on electric vehicle (EV) sales projections for 2024. According to projections, 25% of all vehicle registrations by 2024 will be […]

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Biden Decision on Student Debt – People’s Policy Project

In March 2020, the federal government suspended loan repayments, lowering interest rates on student loans to 0%, and stopping collections on defaulted student loans. These changes were only applied to loans held directly by the Department of Education, which account for approximately 80% of all outstanding student loan balances. This student loan freeze costs about […]

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Information Warfare in Russia’s War in Ukraine – Foreign Policy

In the run-up to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and throughout the ongoing conflict, social media has served as a battleground for states and non-state actors to spread conflicting narratives about the war and portray the ongoing conflict on their own terms. As the war drags on, these digital ecosystems are awash with misinformation. Strategic propaganda […]

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Could Think Tanks Make a Difference in Our Policy Debates?, By Uddin Ifeanyi

So is there room for independent, informed and credible sources of commentary on national affairs? The research output of these bodies shaping public discourse around the issues that matter should, at the very least, improve the quality of political representation. If the crisis of representation in advanced democracies provides context, however, the contribution of think […]

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Tanzania can generate revenue through Foreign Actors Policy

The country’s football governing body that drafted the law said its aim was to protect the talents and employment of indigenous players. I don’t really want to talk about its advantages or disadvantages, I want to open a parenthesis to show how the country can protect talent without having a limit on foreign players while […]

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Looming Challenges in India’s Public Policy

Adam Smith in The Wealth of Nations (1776) introduced the concept of the “invisible hand” where he believed that “the market as by an invisible hand will promote the welfare of all”. When socialism took firm root in the USSR as an alternative ideology, Hayek wrote in “Road to Serfdom” that when individual planning is […]

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An exceptional departure; 7 policy support initiatives to catalyze the New India techade

In a few months, India will succeed Indonesia as the chair of the Group of 20 (G20). Amid the global turmoil, India will have to shoulder the responsibility of leading the platform for global economic dialogue to benefit the region as well as the nation itself. India’s growing importance and wealth are already recognized by […]

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The United States needs a reasonable and responsible China policy

President Joe Biden, left, speaks during his virtual meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, onscreen, from the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Less than two weeks after Speaker Nancy Pelosi unnecessarily infuriated Beijing — and the Biden administration — by visiting Taiwan, a second high-profile […]

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India as next G20 chair set to give Indo-Pacific policy UDA edge

The Group of Twenty (G20) is a group of major world economies. The G20 represents all inhabited continents, 80% of world GDP, 75% of world trade and 60% of world population. The G20 has no charter or secretariat. The Presidency, assisted by the countries exercising the Presidency before and after it (Troika), is responsible for […]

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Mere rhetoric cannot be long-term policy for the toy industry

India is focusing on craftsmanship, a retrograde policy to carve out a place in the global high-tech toy market. New Delhi: When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his 76th Independence Day speech, said, “I also salute children who say no to imported toys. When a 5-year-old child says “No videshi (nothing foreign)”, #AatmaNirbharBharat (self-governing […]

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Weekly review: monetary policy decision likely to dictate the market

KARACHI: The next monetary policy decision scheduled for August 22, 2022 should dictate the stock market over the next week. Analysts at Arif Habib Limited said key events to watch include the monetary policy meeting due next week which is expected to dictate market direction. READ MORE: Weekly review: the stock market should move into […]

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Rutland Area NAACP: Difficult Politics | Perspective

The following statement was released by the Rutland Area NAACP earlier this week, after it was revealed that a NEACA Gun Show vendor was licensed to sell shackles: NAACP urges Vermont State Fairgrounds to ban sale of racist items: A vendor at the NEACA Gun Show, held in Rutland City on August 13-14 at the […]

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India @ 75 India has failed to emphasize policy of growth with equity and grassroots development – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Nantoo BanerjeeSome may disagree, but India has failed to harness its fiery struggle for freedom from the more than 100-year-old British Raj to convert the country into an abode of peace and prosperity for its citizens for the past 75 years. Regardless of official claims, India continues to be a poor country with nearly 280 […]

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Biden must strengthen his trade policy to compete with China

China’s growing political assertiveness and military ambition, fueled by decades of high-speed economic growth, now threaten to undermine U.S.-Asian economic relations. Companies in the region have already adjusted their business operations to offset the potential impact of the strategic economic decoupling between the United States and China. If current geopolitical tensions persist, the conventional supply […]

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Excise Policy Line: CBI raids Sisodia residence; Welcome he tweets

In what could further aggravate already strained relations between the Center and the Delhi government, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) carried out searches at the residence of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday morning. The residence of Sisodia, a senior leader of Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), was among 21 places searched […]

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The State must rely on a policy for the benefit of women throughout the world…

The National Beneficiary Selection and Land Allocation Policysigned in late February 2022, proposes that at least 50% of all acquired land be allocated to women. This is a positive development because the under-representation of women in land reform programs as beneficiaries has been a problem. Recent statistics indicate that women represent only 23% of the […]

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OpenSea’s stolen property policy reveals a stubborn problem

The Web3 world is doing its best to find solutions to one of the biggest problems in the crypto ecosystem: theft. More than 46,000 people said they lost over $1 billion to crypto scams since 2021, according to a recent report from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The problem has gotten so bad that regulatory […]

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DoD releases ‘long overdue’ social media policy | New

WASHINGTON — The Department of Defense released a policy on Tuesday that, for the first time, explains, from the highest levels of the defense community, how DoD military and civilian personnel should use official social media accounts to best advance the U.S. military’s mission and instill more confidence in the credibility of the DoD. DoD […]

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5 cities in Metro Manila to continue no-contact arrest policy

Images from the INQUIRER.net image bank MANILA, Philippines – Despite a petition filed with the Supreme Court to stop the implementation of the No Contact Apprehension Policy (NCAP), five cities in Metro Manila have stood their ground and committed to the continue, claiming that it provides motorists with a safe environment. In a joint statement […]

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Sri Lanka’s policy rate remains unchanged amid slowing private credit

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s central bank said it was keeping key rates at 15.50% as data showed market interest rates nearly double the rate and private credit and imports decreased accordingly. The central bank is injecting 740 billion rupees of money overnight into the banks at 15.50%, which was initially injected mainly after dollars for […]

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Senior adviser reaffirms Tehran’s support for one-China policy

TEHRAN — Following the visit to Taiwan by Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, the top foreign policy adviser to the leader of Tehran’s Islamic Revolution has criticized the United States for violating the territorial integrity of China, expressing Tehran’s strong support for the “one China” policy. Ali Akbar Velayati, in […]

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Network nationalization: Ex-Labour policy chief explains how it could be done

Many people will say it can’t be done, but of course it has been. The Attlee government of 1945 nationalized energy and successive Conservative governments – including those of Churchill, MacMillan and Heath – were happy to have a nationalized asset. Harold MacMillan accused Margaret Thatcher of “selling the family silverware” when she privatized state […]

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Employers, beware! Michigan Supreme Court Clarifies and Expands Public Policy Exception to Deemed Use-at-Will | Bodman

On July 15, 2022, the Michigan Supreme Court clarified and, arguably, expanded the public policy exception to Michigan’s well-established presumption of employment at will. While the case may end differently after the dismissal, this decision represents a clear line for some “public policy” claims, eroding the presumption of employment at will that Michigan employers have […]

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School board approves Hooker as superintendent runner-up, rejects ‘divisive concepts’ policy

The Clarke County School Board approved Robbie Hooker as the sole runner-up for superintendent at its Aug. 11 meeting and rejected a complaint policy related to the state’s controversial new “divisional concepts” law. Hooker, a longtime Clarke County school district teacher and administrator who currently leads the Social Circle school system, is expected to take […]

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Karnataka Govt Considers Policy Change to Boost M-Sand

To meet the growing demand for sand, more licenses will be granted to stone crushing units for the production of M-Sand, Mines and Geology Minister Halappa Achar said. The government is considering changes in sand policy to increase production of M-Sand in the state, the minister said. While the state’s annual demand is 45 lakh […]

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Climate Policy Update – August 15, 2022

Good evening! This is Akin Gump’s weekly policy bulletin on climate change policy and regulatory developments, providing information on the major climate policy headlines from the past week and upcoming climate-related events and hearings. : Biden-Harris administration launches $675 million bipartisan infrastructure law program to expand national supply chains of critical materials (Department of Energy, […]

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Japan’s lack of nuclear policy

Author: Parul Bakshi, JNU The urgent global need to meet climate ambitions, growing uncertainty over securing vital energy resources due to the ongoing Russian-Ukrainian conflict, and the inability of renewable resources to meet exponentially increasing energy demand reignite the debate on nuclear energy. Some argue that a carbon-free future will remain an unattainable dream unless […]

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Workers’ Cost of Living Politics: How the Left Reacted to Keir Starmer’s Approach to Energy Bills

Keir Starmer said he would freeze the energy price cap. How did the left react? With energy bills expected to top £4,000 in January, Labor leader Keir Starmer has announced how he would tackle the crisis if he were in government. Starmer said he would freeze the energy price cap so the hikes in October […]

Constituent policy

Focus on China, G20, I2U2, how our foreign policy evolved after independence

India’s foreign policy in the 75th year of its independence has evolved with the changes in the international situation with continuities dictated by permanent interests: managing our neighborhood, protecting our borders, maintaining sovereignty in decision-making and ensuring the economic well-being of its people. Beyond all this, India is determined to play a role in world […]

Distributive policy

Flawed policy makes ordinary people pay the price

The perennial water crisis in the capital took on a new dimension after the government opted for power cuts by zone and the recent increase in fuel oil prices. Residents of many areas such as Mohakhali, Mirpur, Gulshan, Badda and Jatrabari have been reporting severe water shortages over the past few days which have escalated […]

Regulatory policy

The changing contours of Indian monetary policy

Monetary policy remains an important economic policy tool in both developed and developing economies. As the institutional environment, both domestic and global, changes, so do the tasks of monetary policy. The monetary and financial system is much more complex today than in the past. Financial intermediation has reached a high level of sophistication, which itself […]

Constituent policy

[email protected] survey: Indians support rural development and government jobs policy

How should India be governed? About 53% of urban Indians would prefer a tax cut to cash transfers for the poor; 58% would like the government to be the provider of jobs, compared to 42% who want it to be a facilitator of jobs in the private sector. When given a choice between two policies, […]

Regulatory policy

Uniform Tariff Policy: Power Div is requesting an increase of Rs 1.55/unit in the KE tariff

ISLAMABAD: The Electricity Division has reportedly requested the Cabinet Division to expedite the final approval of the Rs 1.55 per unit hike for K-Electric consumers under the Quarterly Tariff Adjustment Mechanism ( QTA) to ensure a uniform rate across the country. This increase will be in addition to what was recently approved by the National […]

Distributive policy

Where is the synergy in Nepal’s energy policy?

Nepal has set itself the goal of net zero emissions by 2045. It’s an ambitious goal, but not impossible, if only the government had a good energy policy, energy experts say. Several actors are attached to the energy sector in Nepal and they all work with distinct visions, policies and priorities. There is no general […]

Constituent policy

Defenders of the thirst for the specificities of access to water in the policy of well-being of the MMSD | Education

Water access advocates are pushing the Madison Metropolitan School District to include more specific water measures in its wellness policy. The Madison School Board is considering an update to the policy, with a vote expected later this month or next. On Monday, the council discussed the management proposalwhich offers updates to a multitude of elements […]

Constituent policy

Payments up under Utah policy

(NewsNation) – Utah is seeing an increase in child support payments over the past year, a change state officials attribute in part to a new state law that denies child support licenses. hunting and fishing to people who are significantly behind in their payments. “I actually got the idea for the bill from talking to […]

Regulatory policy

Why should consumers pay for Wasa’s bad policy?

We are concerned about the amount of debt Dhaka and Chattogram Wasa have taken on over the past decade to fund projects to improve their overall service. According Prothom Alo, while Dhaka Wasa undertook seven such projects by taking Tk 21,000 crore as foreign loan, Chattogram Wasa undertook four projects with foreign loan amounting to […]

Regulatory policy

California Environmental Laws and Policies Update – August 2022 #2 | Allen Matkins

To concentrate The Vacaville Reporter – August 11 Governor Gavin Newsom released a sweeping plan Aug. 11 to expand California’s water supply in light of worsening droughts and water shortages due to climate change. The plan sets various goals and targets, many of which aim to capture more water in wet years to save for […]

Constituent policy

Hamilton council suspends city’s mandatory vaccination policy

City of Hamilton workers who resisted their employer’s mandatory coronavirus vaccination policy are off the hook. The board voted 9-4 on Friday to suspend the policy that put non-complaining workers on a path to dismissal on Oct. 1. Com. Esther Pauls said the city caused employees “mental anguish” with the specter of layoff. “We have […]

Distributive policy

Moving politics away from population control

India should focus on investing in human capital, older people living with dignity and healthy aging India should focus on investing in human capital, older people living with dignity and healthy aging The United Nations World Population Prospects (WPP), 2022, projects that India will become the most populous country by 2023, overtaking China, with a […]

Distributive policy

Alexandria has a new policy for baseball field and park naming rights – Alexandria Echo Press

ALEXANDRIA – At a meeting Thursday, August 11, Alexandria City Council adopted a naming rights policy for Knute Nelson Memorial Park and Fillmore Park/Dean Melton Field. This links to action the council took on July 25 when it agreed to support a community fundraising initiative to improve parks and fields. The Alexandria Youth Baseball Association […]