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UK: Up to 4,000 people will be trained as new HGV drivers

 
Up to 4,000 people will soon be able to take advantage of training courses to become HGV drivers, as part of a package of measures.
 
 

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New York: Monday deadline for healthcare workers vaccination, Governor ready for state of emergency
Portugal to reach 85% of total vaccination by month end
UK: EG Group to impose 30 pounds limit on fuel
Progress made, no breakthrough in Poland’s talks with Czechs over lignite mine

NEWS

Flight recorders discovered at An-26 crash site in Khabarovsk Region

Airlines suspend flights after volcanic eruption in Canary
40 injured in factory explosion in northern Tanzania
Catholic Bishops of Canada apologize to Indigenous Peoples
UK: Panic fuel buying for second day
Macau to test 680,000 people after two COVID cases
 

BUSINESS

U.S. drillers add oil and gas rigs this week

Poland to take part in Nord Stream 2 certification
South Africa to import plastic waste ‘to meet the needs of the industry’
China begins construction on new section of gas transmission pipeline
U.S. household wealth rose to record $141.7 trillion in Q2
Egypt to inaugurate second Sinovac vaccine production line in 5 weeks
 

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Russia: Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp appeal fines totaling $500k for data localization breaches

Portugal to reach 85% of total vaccination by month end

Progress made, no breakthrough in Poland’s talks with Czechs over lignite mine

Supply chain, labor issues under virus unprecedented, U.S. Fed chair says


POLITICS

Iran ready to expand economic cooperation with Finland

Namibia launches new port control unit
Biden administration prepares for possible government shutdown
Ontario investing $182.6m in health care infrastructure upgrades and repairs
No COVID pass, no inside loo visit, says Dutch minister
Commission refers Poland to Court of Justice over independence of regulatory authority
 

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Highlights 

Sandfire buys Mubadala JV unit for $1.85bn

GE Healthcare to acquire BK Medical for $1.45 billion

LVMH plans to recruit 25,000 people under age of 30


COMPANIES

Russia: Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp appeal fines totaling $500k for data localization breaches

Target to hire 100,000 seasonal team members
Rogers Sugar workers voted for strike
Grimaldi Group launches new routes in south Italy
Port of Hamburg sees good signs from Russia
JAX LNG and TOTE complete first renewable LNG bunkering in U.S.
 

CAREERS

Radisson appoints Pierre Beaudoin and Jeff Swinoga to board, Rahul Paul as CEO

Endúr appoints Jeppe Raaholt as CEO
Aruna Bio adds John Richard to board
BrightSpec appoints R. Terry Dunlay to board
Infinite Electronics appoints Matthias Norweg as SVP
CBM promotes Joerg Ahlgrimm to CEO
 

ECONOMY

Supply chain, labor issues under virus unprecedented, U.S. Fed chair says

Thailand's exports rise 8.9 pct in August
The Netherlands: Economic growth 3.8 percent in Q2, 153,000 new jobs
IMF's report on Brazil: GDP projected to expand 5.3%
Austria: Industrial activity deteriorates in July
Lithuania: Inflation hits over 1 year high in August
 

EARNINGS

Carnival net loss $2.8 billion

H.B. Fuller Q3 net income $31.6 million
Darden Restaurants Q1 profit 230.9 million
Rite Aid Q2 loss $100.3 million
Nike Q1 revenues up 16 percent
Accenture Q4 revenues $13.4 billion
 

OP-ED

Oil discovery in Kavango Basin may mean huge benefits for Namibians

Cape Town and Dubai battle over Africa's energy future
Is America going to lose its superpower status?
The challenge of Africa is not the same as Qatar’s. It is a lot harder
Africa can’t duplicate Qatar’s LNG experience but it can learn
When you’re a leader, business productivity means accomplishing what matters most
 

AGRIFISH

Fresh intake provides funding for British Columbia’s hazelnut growers

Brazil suspends tax, facilitates maize imports
Tomato trade with Mexico could cost U.S. growers $250m a year
New Zealand: Waikato Farmer fined $9,000 and restricted from owning cows
Italy in Prosecco war with Croatia
Hong Kong suspends import of poultry meat and products from Quang Tri Province in Vietnam
 

LEADERSHIP

Apologizing to customers after product failures can stave off lawsuits

Ending prices with '.99' can backfire
Online product displays can shape your buying behavior
How managerial motives influence employees' fairness judgments
How can leaders create trust when information keeps changing
Retailers overestimate car use
 

CRIME

UK chemical company fined £1 million for fatal 2018 explosion

Croatia imposes 10,034 euros fine on watermelon buyer
Denmark: Clothing retailer pays a fine of €497,560 for exchanging information about prices with competitor
SBU exposes new scam at Ukrainian Railways
CN Rail fined $2.5 million for Fisheries Act offence
South Korea fines Google 177 mln USD for anti-competitive practices in mobile OS
 

Magazine

TRAVEL

Nickelodeon Hotels and Resorts Riviera Maya opens

130 cars waiting for you at Classic Car Auctions in Stoneleigh
Diageo opens landmark global Johnnie Walker visitor experience
Romaeuropa Festival returns to Rome
More than 100 churches in and around Hamburg open their doors to the public
Taste of Paris: Four days of dining, drinking and entertainment
 

SEA, LAND, AIR

Honda Passport, new and refreshed for all terrains

Bombardier Challenger 3500, best in its class
EQS 53, first battery Mercedes AMG model
Nissan electric Ariya, powerful acceleration and smooth operation
Dembell motorhome, a luxurious home on wheels. With a garage
Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4, perfect proportions and futuristic style
 

DESIGN

Porcelanosa, modern kitchen designed in Spain

Curved sofa, soft, organic profiles you will love
Justina Blakeney wallpapers, relaxing jungle in your home
Olivia von Halle's stories in silk for dreamers
Your shed, your fairy tale sanctuary
Dooney & Bourke, American style since 1975
 

GADGETS

Clearaudio Reference Jubilee turntable and Sonic cleaner, unbeatable combination

Canon EOS R3, fast camera for fast events
Samsung Premiere projector, gret picture and sound
Denon PMA-2500NE amplifier, 2 x 160W and quality you rarely can hear
Viomi V3 Max Robot Vacuum, probably the best cleaner out there
Tecno Phantom X smartphone, elegance and appearance
 

HEALTH

Rite Aid, Walmart and Sam’s Club now administering booster shots

Japan plans to lower minimum age to 16 for COVID-19 vaccination
BioVaxys prepares for groundbreaking study on SARS-CoV-2 proteins
Novavax seeks WHO approval for COVID-19 vaccine
Poland recommends COVID-19 booster shots for people over 50
First UK manufactured rapid tests deployed across England
 

MEANTIME

People were in Americas 23,000 years ago

Melting of polar ice shift Earth itself
Part of the universe's missing matter found
It's good to have an older sister if you are an elephant
Study suggests earliest use of bone tools to produce clothing in Morocco 120,000 years ago
World on 'catastrophic pathway' to hit 2.7 degree temperature rise