Oligopolies

Opinion: The Canadian cannabis industry has not been the source of profit promised to investors. Here’s how to improve it

Alison Gordon is the former CEO and Founder of 48North Cannabis Corp., and Co-Founder of Other People’s Pot in-store agency. Cannabis plants grow inside the Thrive Cannabis production facility in Simcoe, Ontario on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS / Tara Walton Tara Walton / The Canadian Press Canada’s …

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Hertz interim CEO could get a big paycheck

Text size A Hertz office in New York. Cindy Ord / Getty Images Hertz Global Holdings Interim CEO Mark Fields is expected to earn $ 13 million to run the company for a likely period of less than six months, according to a regulatory filing. The company agreed to grant …

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Avis and Hertz Stock jumped. Why the rally can continue.

Text size People line up at the Avis rental car in Miami International Airport in Florida. Joe Raedle / Getty Images The car rental industry has become one of the hottest sectors of the stock market in recent times as investors take a more optimistic view of what one analyst …

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3 boring but fantastic dividend stocks to buy

Image source: Getty Images While volatile and exciting stocks can have the potential to get you rich quick, the chances are relatively slim. On the flip side, boring but reliable dividend stocks could indeed make you rich if you invest a decent amount and give them enough time. There are …

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Probably a reliable long term investment by TipRanks

© Reuters. Scotiabank stocks: probably a reliable long-term investment The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), also known as Scotiabank, could be a great investment for investors looking to add stability to their portfolios. It is a Canadian bank that serves 25 million customers around the world. It operates through four …

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Telecom: Vodafone idea: when will it stop catching up with Jio, Airtel?

Customers line up outside the store of mobile network service provider Vodafone-Idea in MumbaiImage: Punit Paranjpe / AFP EEvery week, investors and stakeholders in Vodafone Idea (VI) seem to breathe a little easier when the debt-ridden company receives new lifelines. Once the fastest growing telecommunications company, VI has, over the …

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Fidelity gives RIAs real-time fractional trades, stopped before demanding and rival Schwab hesitation, but just filed a request to launch direct indexing of at least $ 100,000 in 2022

As with digital assets, the Boston giant hangs the nascent service with faith that RIAs will seize the opportunity, but its Westlake, Texas rival wants to see better evidence of demand before prioritizing a so big push on its institutional platform. Note from Brooke: Fidelity Investments applies Gretzky’s adage about …

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Deposits on the “Big Four” South Korean stock exchanges up 1.368%

Source: Adobe / willyam South Korea’s four largest crypto exchanges are doing well after two of them received operating licenses from the financial regulator and data revealed they are now inundated with customer deposits. Bank commissions are also booming, leaving the “oligopoly” of four loans to rule unquestionably over the …

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IBA launches scathing attack on competition in the beer market

The Independent Brewers Association criticized the Australian beer market as one of the smallest in the world in its submission to the ACCC regarding the sale of Stone & Wood. The ACCC called for bids on the takeover and its impact on competition in the beer market after the deal …

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What is Web 3.0 and why is it important?

ThroughAlexander jones, international banker IIt’s fair to say that the internet is an essential part of modern life. In fact, it would be difficult to understand our lives without it, especially in recent times with a global pandemic that has forced most of us to enter the online world – …

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The penalties are real; but we also punish ourselves

Sanctions are real, but we punish ourselves too By Nathan Gurira No matter how well-intentioned and determined the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) might be to eradicate rampant delinquency in the economy, the effort may count for nothing if other institutions that should be seized to tackle vice, in all …

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Against the “moderation of content” and the concentration of power

of power-and-moderation department Content moderation frameworks and toothless watchdogs legitimize the concentration of power in the hands of infrastructure providers and platforms. This gives them, and not democratic processes and structures, the discretion to blatantly shape public debate. In 1964, Marshall McLuhan wrote that the content is a “juicy piece …

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The radical roots of BLM

Mike Gonzalez wants you to understand an important point: The Black Lives Matter movement is not a scam. It’s actually a lot worse than that. BLM: The making of a new Marxist revolution, by Mike Gonzalez. Encounter, 264 p., $ 28.99. A grift would be more in tune with the …

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Chandler of BMS Re: Not all QS contracts will have a “three” in front of them | New

Liability and professional liability quota assignment commissions are largely back in the 30% or more range due to underlying rate increases and repair work that insurers have done on their books. Talk to The insurer TV as part of #MonthReinsurance, Chandler said, “I’m not trying to be against the grain …

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What do the crypto and blockchain parties think?

The use of new technologies such as blockchain or artificial intelligence has been in the spotlight lately and is increasingly accepted by governments around the world. On Sunday September 26, the Germans voted in the legislative elections which marked the end of Angela Merkel’s 16-year mandate. Since 2005, Germany has …

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Is the DENT token a good buying opportunity after a recent sale?

Dent (DENT) has weakened from $ 0.007 to $ 0.0034 since early September, and the current price stands at $ 0.0041. Dent aims to decentralize the current telecommunications infrastructure and, according to the latest data, it has more than 26 million users. Fundamental analysis: Dent is constantly working on new …

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Sri Lankan opp lawmaker accuses government of representing ‘rice mafia’ interests

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankan farmers and consumers have had to pay the price for the government’s inability to resist a rice mill oligopoly, opposition MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake said after the government lifted control over prices on the island’s staple foods. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday (29), Dissanayake accused the …

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‘Bitcoin maxis’ like Solana, but is there any good logic in this

Recent changes in the dynamics of the cryptocurrency market have fueled the popularity of altcoins like Solana [SOL]. It has recently become one of the hottest blockchain platforms thanks to its rising price. The cryptocurrency, in fact, has had a 1-year ROI of over 4,200%, despite falling 34% from its …

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Crypto in Chaos, But Blockchain-powered Pay and Stablecoins Thrive in South Korea

Source: AdobeStock / tanawatpontchour South Korea’s crypto industry may have taken a hard hit over the weekend, with a slew of exchanges and wallet providers shutting down or suspending business operations: Strict regulatory delay transformed a once industry flourishing into a tiny “oligopoly”. But the story is very different in …

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South Korea’s ‘Big Four’ Crypto Exchanges Survive Despite Restrictions

h2: “Big 4” coin trade in South Korea is strong 29 of 66 South Korea-based crypto exchanges had rushed to meet a regulatory deadline stipulated on September 24. As a result, the market now expects major consolidation with only solid ‘Big 4’ coin trading. According to local reports, only Upbit, …

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“Time is the Great Equalizer” Meet Writer Andrei Rotariu AKA Crypto Fireside

September 25, 2021 new story Andrei Rotariu, 36, is a physical safety specialist for a large power tool company in Melbourne, Australia. He has a series of blogs called [Crypto Fireside] where he talks to people in cryptocurrency and the decentralized world about all kinds of things, usually, his projects …

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Octopus Energy Explores Offer To Wrap Tentacles Around Bulb Amid Industry Crisis | Economic news

Octopus Energy plans to take control of Bulb, its competitor brand, amid the crisis in the UK residential energy market that has sparked a series of business losses. Sky News has learned that Octopus Energy is among the parties requesting access to a data room set up by Bulb’s financial …

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Only 4 crypto exchanges succeed, Gopax fails to strike a deal

A screenshot of a first draft of a confirmation document that a bank handed over to the Gopax cryptocurrency exchange. According to the exchange on Friday, she believed a partnership would be signed after receiving a sample of this confirmation document, however, the bank submitted its final rejection to the …

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EU anti-corruption aid to Ukraine does not help

EU support for Ukraine to fight corruption is not working. The widespread problem of corruption in Ukraine has not diminished in recent years. According to the European Court of Auditors, this is largely due to the fact that the European Commission has done little to verify whether the aid is …

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No calendar year slam for Novak

A Set a small text size A Set the default text size A Set a large text size Novak Djokovic’s candidacy for the calendar year Grand Slam was recently put on hold, succumbing to Russian Daniil Medvedev in a tight three-set affair.

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UK could see gas prices hit $ 1,250 per MWh

The UK gas crisis is part of a larger natural gas phenomenon unfolding around the world as prices skyrocket and businesses fail to respond. As Europe and North America seek to move away from reliance on fossil fuels in favor of renewable alternatives, will it be possible to make the …

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JP Morgan Chase tries the delicate task of conquering the British bank

Barclays, Lloyds, NatWest and HSBC’s stranglehold on the UK banking market leaves little room for upstarts. Most of those who have tried to challenge their dominance have failed – seriously, in some cases. In 1998, Prudential started Egg, an online lender that offered generous interest rates and claimed it would …

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Blockchain is not just a case of good or bad

First published on SEPTEMBER 22, 2021 Updated 1 hour ago Simon mackenzie Professor Simon Mackenzie is a criminologist and director of the Te Kura Mahinga Tangata School of Social and Cultural Studies at Te Herenga Waka-Victoria University in Wellington. Show more Technology There is much to be gained from having …

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Echoes of the oligopoly as big companies grow

Some of India’s biggest companies across all industries have grown even bigger in the last fiscal year as the pandemic has sparked a struggle for the survival of much smaller companies down the value chain, suggests an analysis of the Mint. Five companies alone won 21% of all profits made …

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Kwarteng’s Energy Crisis Insurance Ignores the Cost of Failed Small Suppliers | Nils Pratley

Competition will survive in the retail energy market and there will be no return to the “comfortable oligopoly” of the past, said Kwasi Kwarteng, trying to take a long-term view of the current gas crisis. . Fair enough, but the business secretary ignored two points instead. First, if massive small …

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Maajid Nawaz: Tech giants are “too powerful” and must be dismantled

September 19, 2021, 15:57 | Updated: September 19, 2021, 4:05 PM The big tech companies have “too much market share” and should be dismantled, according to Maajid Nawaz. The comments came after the announcement that Facebook has a “whitelist” that exempts some 6 million users from standard terms of service. …

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My best defense stock to buy right now

The United States spent $ 725 billion on national defense in 2020; the US government is a big business. While investors cannot buy “stocks” of the US government, there are ways to gain exposure to the huge dollars that the US spends year after year. Aerospace and defense company Lockheed …

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Booming startups will transform Pakistan

Pakistani startups sizzle like a hot summer afternoon in Karachi, already raising a quarter of a billion dollars this year. That’s more money than they’ve amassed over the past five years combined. We’ll see what’s driving this global gold rush in Pakistani startups in a hot second, but first let’s …

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Data | Telecom sector is recovering, AGR decision is a relief

Vodafone-Idea and Airtel have significantly recovered in recent quarters from record losses of Rs.510 billion and Rs.230 billion, respectively, in T2FY2020 Redefining adjusted gross revenue to exclude non-telecom revenue and a four-year moratorium on dues could give struggling telecom giants a break. With Vodafone-Idea and Airtel pulling out of record …

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Telegram removes Navalny’s smart vote from messaging service

The popular Telegram messaging app is suspending all chat bots used in the election campaign in Russia, another blow to the smart voting initiative of jailed opposition politician Aleksei Navalny after Apple and Google removed the election guide application of their stores. Telegram founder Pavel Durov announced late on September …

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Mackage claims designs copied from Rival Rudsak with help from former employees

Ahead of sales for the fall / winter 2021 season, Mackage is fighting a legal battle over the design of one of its best-selling offerings: a certain fur-trimmed collar coat, which the nearly 25-year-old brand claims has he has been selling steadily since 2007, and which rival Canadian outerwear maker …

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Journos does not have to worry | The Daily Star

The Minister of Information talks about the search for the bank details of the BFIU Staff Correspondent Fri Sep 17, 2021 12:00 AM The Minister of Information, Hassan Mahmud. Photo file “> The Minister of Information, Hassan Mahmud. Photo file Journalists’ executives need not worry that the Bangladesh Financial Intelligence …

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Where did the Habsburg economic empire disappear?

Monument to the King of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and Emperor Franz Joseph on horseback, at Joseph Square near the Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria Gábor Egry, Director General of the Institute of Political History and Principal Investigator of the NEPOSTRANS Project continues to explain the intricacies of the Habsburg Empire Nowhere. …

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Government Telecommunications Lifeline – What does it change for Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio?

First and foremost, this is an excellent program offered by the government. All the measures indicated in structural reforms are very sensible and rational, and were probably something that should have been done some time ago. Likewise, procedural reforms have long been calling for adoption. These address some really important …

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Sabrina Maddeaux: Erin O’Toole’s missed opportunity to move voters to the right on the cost of living

Breadcrumb Links NP Comment Election 2021 Rather than adding more regulation, remove existing protectionist policies, tariffs and taxes that keep prices high Author of the article: Sabrina Maddeaux If the Conservatives wanted to lower prices, they should end supply management that supports the dairy and poultry industries. Photo by Alex …

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Asset monetization: Pipeline or Pipedream

Monetizing assets is a brilliant government initiative. What could be better than creating value through the efficient use of “dormant assets” which accumulate dust and rust. With the exception of the die-hard Communists, most of whom are irrelevant anyway, and those for purely political reasons, no one would or should …

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Don’t break social networks, branch them off EJINSIGHT

After being celebrated for playing a pivotal role in the Arab Spring, social media platforms are now blamed for any outcome mainstream media dislikes – from the Brexit referendum and Donald Trump’s election to polarization policy in general. Growing disenchantment with social media has led to increasing demands for regulation. …

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This policy is an asset

On infrastructure monetization, the government is on the right track It will be unfortunate if the only lens through which the national monetization pipeline is viewed is the income it will earn for the government – around Rs 6 lakh crore over four years. This is not an exercise to …

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Cathie Wood buys China trough with this e-commerce stock

Shares of Chinese tech stocks surged on Tuesday, August 24, after a series of positive earnings surprises for several big names, including the e-commerce giant JD.com (NASDAQ: JD). In fact, JD’s results were so good that ARK Invest CEO Cathie Wood, after selling her Chinese stocks earlier this year, bought …

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PlayStation Studios chief insists Sony remains “a very Japanese company”; Loves Japanese games

PlayStation Studios Director Hermen Hulst insisted that Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is still “very much a Japanese company” and love Japanese games. In an interview with Game Informer, PlayStation Studios director Hermen Hulst was asked about Sony Japan Studio. On February 25, several anonymous sources said that Sony Japan Studio …

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Costa Rican lawmakers discuss whether the production of medicinal cannabis

The Environmental Committee of the Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica is to define if the medicinal cannabis production is reserved for domestic producers only or the door is left open to foreign companies to enter this new industry for the country. Wednesday the legislative committee begins the discussion of the …

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Sandwiched between the superpowers: is Hong Kong just a pawn in the US-China rivalry? – World

Pana Panviroj (Asia News Network) (The Jakarta Post) Hong-Kong ● Wed 11 Aug 2021 2021-08-11 22:47 0 6281d9f905b49edfeb97b8e90334084f 1 World Hong-Kong, China, United States, Asia-News-Network, ANN Free The United States and China are unlikely to undermine Hong Kong’s position as the world’s leading financial center in their high stakes scrambling …

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Central bank digital currency and Bangladesh

Syed Abul Basher | Posted: 09 Aug 2021 21:12:23 Lately, the emergence of the central bank digital currency (CBDC) has received a lot of attention in the media and among the general public. Simply put, CBDC means that a central bank issues electronic money instead of physical or paper money. …

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To what extent is PSM a legal right? Farmers talk to Kisan Sansad

While Prime Minister Narendra Modi was busy touting Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana, Kisan Sansad (parallel parliament organized by farmers in Jantar Mantar) addressed a serious issue: the minimum support price (MSP) can it become a legal right? There were 200 new farmer representatives and six hours to answer …

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OU, OSU have more diversity staff than history teachers – The Journal Record

Jonathan small Today on college campuses, the call for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, or DCI, rings out loud. Academic staff directories are filled with diversity bureaucrats, and schools have many centers, workshops, and panels focused on DCI’s efforts. Oklahoma is no exception. A new study from the Heritage Foundation shows …

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The savings rate is up 13.1%: have you saved any for retirement?

Residence ” Invest ” The savings rate is up 13.1%: have you saved any for retirement? A higher savings rate is the silver lining during the pandemic. Cautiousness prevailed among households as discretionary spending declined significantly. Canadians did not want to spend their money on non-essential things. In the first …

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The “big tech crackdown” in China: a guide – SupChina

The “big tech crackdown” in China: a guide – SupChina Skip to content Find a company based in China Find a company based in ChinaMissFreshXuanji technologyVolitationHuimingjieAEEEHangThree Gorges Society of ChinaChina across the oceanHoneycombXAGCMSGDUFoiaSYS SkyTIMAutel roboticsChina Aviation Industry CompanyChinese Academy of Aerospace AerodynamicsEngines of the Great WallAir DwingSoarabilityHigh ExcellentDamodaGenki ForestGrepowINNNOAutomatic theftYuanmu …

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A Telco & Tech combo for revenue and growth in 2021 and beyond

Residence ” Invest ” A Telco & Tech combo for revenue and growth in 2021 and beyond The Canadian telecommunications industry is an oligopoly, which means that only a few companies operate in the market. The Big Three, made up of AEC, Rogers Communications, and TELUS (TSX: T) (NYSE: TU), …

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Electricity price breaks historic record in Spain

The spectacular increase in the price of electricity in Spain will mark this Wednesday, July 21, its highest ever since there were records. At nine in the evening that day, the price of megawatt per hour will reach 110.66 euros. These levels, unprecedented in recent decades, have made Spain the …

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Senator Warren wants to close FTC review of $ 4 billion Lockheed deal

Law360 (July 20, 2021, 6:45 p.m. EDT) – Senator Elizabeth Warren sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission raising questions about the past management of defense mergers as authorities review the planned acquisition of $ 4.4 billion by Lockheed Martin Aérojet Rocketdyne. Warren, D-Mass., Said on Tuesday she sent …

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López Obrador says drug shortage that sparked protests in Mexico has been resolved: “Mafia could not”

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced on Tuesday that the country’s drug shortage was over, prompting protests across the country, mostly from relatives of children with cancer. “All the problems due to the interests which existed in the purchase of drugs have already been solved, it was a juicy …

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Reviews | How the government can reduce drug prices

Increasing monopsony power cuts drug costs One of the heartbreaking realities of America’s health care system is that sick people have to pay exorbitant amounts of money for life-saving drugs. We have heard countless tragedies of people who have lost their lives just because they could not pay for their …

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Bifan Forum Debates Post-Covid Future of Korean Film Industry | New

In South Korea, the 25th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (Bifan) held a half-day forum (July 9) to discuss how the local film industry should progress in the post-era era. coronavirus. Festival director Shin Chul opened the forum with the question of how to define cinema nowadays: “With the rapid …

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What Canada can learn from Sweden about creating middle-class retail jobs

Grocery store cashiers and other frontline retail workers have helped us through the pandemic, but are we valuing them? Why do retail jobs belong to the middle class in Sweden when they are low paid in Canada? These are some of the questions I have tried to answer over several …

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Nigeria looms sugar oligopoly as CBN chooses three companies for sugar imports

CBN chooses three companies to officially import sugarCamille Eboh ABUJA, July 17 – Nigeria has designated three companies, including the Dangote sugar refinery, as the country’s sole importers of sugar, the central bank said, adding that it would still have to approve such purchases. The Central Bank of Nigeria said …

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Biden listened to the hearing aids

Senator Elizabeth Warren talks about changes to the law that will allow pharmacists to sell over-the-counter hearing aids in Urbandale, Iowa, December 28, 2019. Photo: Jack Kurtz / Zuma Press There aren’t many things President Biden, Senator Elizabeth Warren, and Donald Trump agree on, but here’s one: removing regulatory barriers …

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5 Moaty Canadian Dividend Stocks

It’s one thing to get a decent dividend, but quite another to get a sustainable dividend – and yet another to have one that grows. There are actions that tick all the boxes, right here in Canada. There are five known names, which are established entities that can do what …

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The next price move for Polkadot is unclear at this point

As seen from last month Launch of the Kusama parachaine, the development of Spotted (CCC:DOT-USD) keep moving on. So why does the price of its native token keep falling? After appearing to find its bottom at around $ 20, it has since retreated even further. Today he’s changing hands for …

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Buenos Aires Hours | Is Facebook a monopoly? Some ideas to help the FTC …

There has been a flurry of reports lately regarding a recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Jeb Boasberg dismissing the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust complaint against Facebook. Indeed, the initial coverage by the main news organizations such as The New York Times and The Washington Post described it as a …

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Biden limits the power of oligopolies in favor of prices and wages

Washington, Jul 9 (EFE News) .- President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order to promote greater competitiveness of the US economy by limiting the power of oligopolies in the labor market or their strong effects on prices. some products. As Biden himself said before signing the executive order, …

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MACAU DAILY TIMES ”Political scientist says“ renegade ”group will decide AL elections

Political scientist Sérgio de Almeida Correia believes that the results of the September 12 elections for the Legislative Assembly (LA) will be in the hands of only one of the three groups of voters. He identified this group as volatile and easily swayed by the idea of ​​future profits as …

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Hertz Warrants Deserve Investor Attention

Text size A Hertz car rental agency in Chicago. Scott Olson / Getty Images Warrants are an unusual financial instrument, and they have accounted for most of the value received by shareholders of Hertz Global Holdings in connection with its exit from bankruptcy last week. These warrants have landed in …

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Polish government presents patriotic food plans | Company | Economic and financial news from a German point of view | DW

At the end of June, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki unveiled what he called his government’s “campaign plan”. He said this would increase “the security level of Poles in three areas: family security, urban and rural security and external security”. “Let’s buy Polish products!” Beamed Morawiecki during a meeting with …

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Competition will stop inflation | The hill

Something essential to the debate on inflation risks today is missing and this is particularly mind-boggling because what is missing is the central idea of ​​the economy since. Adam smithDavid (Adam) Adam SmithThe Hill’s Morning Report – Bidens to travel to Surfside, Fla., Site of collapse plans for mid-July review …

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Do the costs of the cloud outweigh the benefits?

July 3, 2021 FOR THE In the past decade, few aspects of modern life have made geeks salivate more than the cloud, the cumulus of data centers dominated by three US tech giants, Amazon, Microsoft and Google, as well as Alibaba. in China. In America, some compare their position of …

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Ninan Thariyan bids farewell to DT Next

With a career spanning more than four decades behind him, media veteran Ninan Thariyan, CEO of DT Next, is retiring and bidding farewell to the Daily Thanthi Group. His last day was June 30, 2021 and he is leaving the company after a stay of more than six years. He …

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Reality or fiction: a budget deficit over 40 years?

This intergenerational report (RGI) published by the federal government (https://treasury.gov.au/intergenerational-report) is a classic economic work that puts people to sleep or turns them into Homer Simpson, who would just look at it and say, “Boring.” Potentially, this is an opportunity for the younger generations to complain about the older ones, …

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Doping for the Internet. Linz-based Dynatrace is building… | by Giulia Di Pietro | Dynatrace Engineering | June 2021

Linz-based Dynatrace company creates software that detects and corrects errors in computer systems. Despite several exits and an IPO in New York, founder Bernd Greifeneder is leading the future of this “unicorn” from Linz as CTO. (Photo: Zoe Goldstein Fotografie) This story was originally written by Stefan Tesch for Gewinn.at. …

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Hertz is on the verge of coming out of bankruptcy. Why his action is a buy.

A Hertz car rental agency in Silver Spring, Maryland. Kristoffer Tripplaar / Sipa United States via AP Text size Hertz Global Holdings should come out of bankruptcy this week at an ideal time. And shareholders have everything to gain. The car rental industry is taking advantage of both an increase …

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Old wrongs by new media

People complain about old media, such as big news networks, and they complain about new media, such as social media sites, but they are boring in different ways. Asha Rangappa recently exposed several of the worst aspects of old media when she claimed she couldn’t even understand how conservatives thought …

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Air Canada Stock a Buy if the company can avoid negative headlines

Regarding reopening rooms in the event of a pandemic, Air Canada (TSX: AC) currently tops the watch lists of many investors. Indeed, Air Canada shares have all the catalysts that investors could wish for. The surge in demand for air travel could take Air Canada shareholders to travel. At least …

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Chipmaker GlobalFoundries Plans $ 6 Billion Expansion in Singapore, US, Germany, Auto News, ET Auto

SINGAPORE: Chipmaker GlobalFoundries said on Tuesday it will spend $ 6 billion to increase the capacity of its factories in Singapore, Germany and the United States amid a chip shortage affecting automakers and electronics companies around the world whole. The US-based company, owned by Abu Dhabi State Fund Mubadala, said …

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Brazilian juice exporter fights cartel complaint in England

Law360, London (June 21, 2021, 6:55 p.m. BST) – Brazilian orange juice exporter Sucocirico Cutrale argued in a London court on Monday that a claim for damages brought by more than 1,500 farmers over the of the company’s involvement in a price-fixing cartel belongs to Brazil, not the UK Brian …

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Notice: Canada’s Competition Act Needs Overhaul

Vass Bednar is executive director of McMaster University’s master’s program in public policy and digital society, and Robin Shaban is director of Vivic Research. The New York Senate voted recently pass a bill it would make ambitious changes to state antitrust law. The bill, which has yet to be passed …

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CBA share price: 2 ways to start valuing it

Right now, you can probably use Google or another data provider to see the the price of Commonwealth of Australia Bank (ASX: CBA) is around $ 104 per share. But what are CBA stocks really worth? Getting a valuation is one of the most popular questions or topics our senior …

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Growing risks of crypto assets for banks call for strong regulation

Governments around the world are increasingly focusing on cryptocurrency issues, with some central banks exploring central bank digital currency CBDCs.The BCBS proposals exclude the treatment of central bank digital currencies, which, if introduced, would likely have risk profiles similar to central bank cash.A number of countries have started experimenting with …

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Apple would need users to remove preinstalled apps as part of a bill

Under a bill introduced last week, Apple would be required to give users the choice of keeping or removing its preinstalled apps from their iOS devices. This is according to Democratic Representative David Cicillin, who mentioned Apple in comments on the proposal Wednesday. The intention of the bill is to …

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Marijuana Fairness Advocates Propose Changes To Federal Legalization Bill To Stop Big Business Takeover

Civil rights groups are pushing for a vote on a bill to legalize marijuana at the federal level in the United States House of Representatives this month, but some activists who have support Experience in the state-level regulatory space is now proposing legislative changes to ensure the market is fair …

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US continues to buy Willis Towers Watson by Aon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday filed a lawsuit to prevent insurance broker Aon’s acquisition of Willis Towers Watson for $ 30 billion, as it would reduce competition and could lead to a price increase. Aon office building in the central business district of Sydney, Australia, …

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White House appoints top tech critic Lina Khan as FTC chairman

Lina Khan, a longtime antitrust researcher and big-tech market dominance critic, was sworn in today as the new chair of the United States Federal Trade Commission. President Biden’s pick comes a day after the Senate voted 69-28 in favor of appointing Khan (pictured) as FTC commissioner. This choice sends a …

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Can National Bank become a “big” bank?

The pandemic has been difficult for most industries, and the bank is no different from others. Fortunately, this sector has managed to recover strongly, with many stocks currently trading above pre-pandemic levels. In this recovering sector, small banks are at the center of the concerns of many investors. Indeed, investors …

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The oligopolies block the development of the Philippines; more IDE needed – Salceda

Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – June 14, 2021 – 12:00 am MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines continues to lag behind its Asian neighbors, in part due to the influence of oligopolies over virtually every government and, as such, the businesses of local tycoons thrive and deprive the country of …

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Biden must decentralize our food supply before it’s too late

After a cyberattack recently crippled the world’s largest meat producer, JBS SA meat factories have started to reopen across the world. But the meat industry is not expected to resume operations as usual – and for the safety of our food supply, the Biden administration needs to ensure that is …

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The global food supply has never been so vulnerable

After a cyberattack crippled the world’s largest meat producer last week, JBS SA meat factories began to reopen across the world. But the meat industry is not expected to resume operations as usual – and for the safety of our food supply, the Biden administration needs to ensure that is …

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US-led “African Lion 21” in search of new prey – Workers World

Posted on June 8 in Il Manifesto; translation by John Catalinotto. The African Lion, the largest military exercise on the African continent planned and led by the U.S. military, began on June 7. The exercise includes land, air and naval maneuvers in Morocco, Tunisia, Senegal and adjacent seas – from …

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Ford receives 100,000 F-150 Lightning pre-orders in three weeks

Despite the fact that we only recently discovered Ford’s Maverick Truck, the company’s CEO talks to the media about the company’s other new electrified truck. The number of pre-orders for the Ford Lightning F-150 has apparently already reached 100,000, just three weeks after the electric truck was officially introduced to …

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Cannabis investors discuss strategies for 2021 amid consolidation and interstate commerce

2021 appears to be the year of cannabis, as its outlook and apparent societal acceptance have changed dramatically since the industry began. How do investors navigate this complex and ever-changing landscape as we stand on the brink of federal legalization? A team of expert investors gathered to discuss their strategies …

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Why European banks want to end US dominance in payments

The last time European banks attempted to build a payments group that could take on the US giants that dominate the industry, they failed miserably. But when the Monnet Project collapsed in 2011, no one was talking about the commercial threat from US tech companies; and EU politicians hadn’t just …

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Why are hearing aids so expensive?

Larry Hicks was diagnosed with significant hearing loss about six months ago. He blames, with a bit of embarrassment, for blasting music to insane levels in the car. Burbank resident now buys hearing aids and is amazed at the cost, which can run up to $ 6,000 for a pair. …

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The Reserve Bank’s Difficult Relationship with the Maori Economy

NOTICE: I was delighted to read a speech by Christian Hawkesby, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank, on the topic of Maori values. He stated: “For generations, Maori economic relations have been guided by fundamental principles like manaakitanga (respect and generosity), kaitiakitanga (guardianship), and whanaungatanga (relationships).” It was not clear …

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Noem accuses meat packers of theft, distributes bribes to butchers – Dakota Free Press

Stop the theft! shouts Governor Kristi Noem in the criminal meat packaging industry as she announces $ 5 million in social checks for 99 small butchers: “I don’t want any more packers,” says Noem. “I’m sick of packers. In fact, I think the packers are robbing our producers ” [Lee …

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Jobs Report eases concerns about higher interest rates. Yet inflation risks are still looming.

The main concern in the stock market is not earnings, which are rising this year, but the overheating economy will prompt the Federal Reserve to curb its bond buying program and raise short-term interest rates. . The May employment report released on Friday was reassuring, as non-farm workforces increased by …

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Sci-hub and Alexandra Elbakyan

As a reviewer, I edit manuscripts (MS) for 31 leading journals such as J. Geophysical Research, Desalination, Energy, Allied Geophysics, Renewable and Sustainable and Energy Reviews, etc. The editors, the editor and the editorial board contribute immensely to maintaining the standard of Science and Engineering Documents. In 2020, I reviewed …

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Lessons from the unfortunate elections in Peru

Peru, the investor mantra said, was an emerging market defying gravity: its dismal politics didn’t matter because its economy was strong and reliable. As the country prepares to choose its fifth president in five years on Sunday in a second round between two divisive and poorly qualified candidates, with the …

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Ranch group applauds 28 members of Congress calling for reform of the cattle and beef market

Billings, Mont. ?? Yesterday, 28 members of Congress, including 16 US senators and 12 US representatives from the Republican and Democratic parties, as well as an independent representative joined the letter written by US Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD) and US Senator Tina Smith (D-MN) calling for reform of government policies …

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A two-pronged approach to help small-scale coffee producers

The journey from farm to table for a cup of coffee begins with the coffee tree. Supported by YOU SAID and implemented by Texas A&M AgriLife Research through the Borlaug Institute, the Resilient coffee in Central America The project helped bring more resistant hybrids of coffee plants to farmers in …

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John David: Fighting Inflation (Opinion) | Chroniclers

It was 1990. Jan and I were in Peru adopting our daughter through Catholic charities. On Sunday polling day, people voted angrily as they tore up their change and piled shreds in the streets. Our future 5 year old daughter was delighted. She collected the pieces in the streets to …

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The cost and paradoxes of the cloud

Marc Andreessen (co-founder and general partner of Andreessen Horowitz) Credit: JD Lasica The world’s 50 largest software companies are losing up to $ 100 billion in market value using hosted cloud infrastructure, devaluing what is considered the most efficient and margin-friendly operating model for market players. software game. According to …

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Remove preinstalled apps, EU tells phone makers

European Union phone and gadget makers urged to refrain from adding preinstalled apps on new phones, in order to fight some companies, such as Facebook, Google, Apple, Microsoft and Amazon, to take advantage of an oligopoly in the market and acting as “guardians”. This is happening even as the EU …

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Clarification Center on the authorization of 100% FDI in the privatization of BPCL

The Ministry of Trade and Industry will soon specify that 100% of foreign direct investment (FDI) will be applicable to the privatization of Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd (BPCL), as the government pulls out of the company. This move aims to eliminate any possibility of confusion, as FDI is now only …

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Amazon Mexico lists “New Nintendo Switch Pro”

Amazon Mexico a escape a listing for “New Nintendo Switch Pro”, but confirming the rumors, and suggesting that an announcement is imminent. Comicbook.com and several Twitter users [1, 2, 3] discovered the list, which currently redirects to a error page with dogs (the race changes each time you reload the …

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The government will soon clarify on the authorization of 100% of FDI in the privatization of BPCL

The Ministry of Trade and Industry will soon clarify that 100% foreign direct investment (FDI) will be applicable in the privatization of Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd (BPCL), while the government leaves the company. This move aims to eliminate any possibility of confusion, as FDI is now only allowed up to …

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This 1 action could bring in $ 15,000 in retirement income per year

Home ” Invest ” This 1 action could bring in $ 15,000 in retirement income per year COVID-19 has changed, if not completely changed, the retirement expectations of Canadians. If not, then why did the household savings rate increase during the pandemic? BMO The economy estimates the surplus savings to …

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This startup has a fix for the rental car shortage

Avail CEO Mike Osborne at an airport car rental counter. Availability extended to its 15 locations … [+] during the pandemic. Enjoy The rental car shortage is the number one travel problem in America in 2021. This summer, more and more people will have to make the difficult choice between …

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3 high yield dividend stocks perfect for retirement

Congratulations! You’ve worked hard your whole life, sacrificed a lot, and you’re finally retiring! But your investor’s life doesn’t end there, it doesn’t “retire”. You are now entering a new phase of portfolio management in retirement. The idea now is to protect your capital. The trick is to make sure …

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