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World Bank approves $1 billion to fund urgent needs in Afghanistan | Business and Economy News

The funds will be disbursed by the UN and aid agencies, bypassing the Taliban, to alleviate the worsening humanitarian crisis. The World Bank’s board has approved a plan to use more than $1 billion from a frozen Afghan trust fund to fund much-needed education, agriculture, health and family programs. is urgent, the bank said. The plan, which will bypass the ...

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HOOKIPA and Gilead Amend Collaboration and License

HOOKIPA will develop an arenavirus-based therapy for HIV through the completion of the Phase 1b clinical trial; Gilead has exclusive rights for further development of the program thereafter. Financial terms include $15 million initiation fee and $35 million equity commitment NEW YORK and VIENNA, Austria, Feb. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HOOKIPA Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: HOOK, “HOOKIPA”), a company developing ...

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Hertz hires ex-Goldman Sachs CFO as CEO

Hertz, the car rental company that went bankrupt at the start of the pandemic, has chosen a prominent banker, Stephen M. Scherr, as its next chief executive. Mr. Scherr, who served as Goldman Sachs’ chief financial officer until the end of last year, will take over Hertz and join its board on Feb. 28, the company said in a statement ...

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ING Group 2021 SREP process completed

ING PROFILEING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank. ING Bank’s goal is to empower people to stay ahead in life and in business. ING Bank’s more than 57,000 employees provide retail and wholesale banking services to customers in over 40 countries. ING Group shares are listed on ...

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Tom Brady retires: Future Hall of Fame QB omits Patriots from official farewell statement

You’ve probably heard of it before, but somehow Tom Brady did something. The future Hall of Fame first-round quarterback officially calls it a career – retiring from the NFL after 22 seasons. His list of accomplishments is long enough to circle the earth nine times, and his most recent includes leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to their first Super Bowl ...

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Bristol Tennessee Announces New Business Grants | Latest titles

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Two grants designed to stimulate business expansion and exterior improvements to commercial buildings are available on a first-come, first-served basis to qualified applicants. Offered by the Bristol Tennessee Industrial Development Board, the grants are available as forgivable loans and will include awards of up to $10,000 for business growth or $5,000 for facade improvements, announced the city ...

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Solid Biosciences outlines its strategic priorities for 2022 and announces corporate updates

– Continue to advance SGT-001 by administering additional patients in IGNITE DMD – – Advance the new generation Duchenne gene therapy program (SGT-003) until submission to the IND; SGT-003 demonstrated an increase in muscle tropism and expression of microdystrophin – – Company enters 2022 with around $ 210 million in cash and investments – – Ian F. Smith, Chairman of ...

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Last Event in ExchangeRight’s Full Cycle Achieves 157-163% Returns for Investors Including Return of Principal

PASADENA, California, January 06, 2022– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Right of exchange brought its $ 23 million net-leased 5 DST full cycle portfolio on behalf of its investors. As part of the closing, ExchangeRight offered portfolio investors the option of making another 1031 exchange, receiving money, making a tax-deferred 721 exchange, or a combination of these options. This press release features multimedia. ...

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CNY Biotech Accelerator Wins $ 625,000 in Public Funding as Certified Business Incubator

The state has awarded CNY Biotech Accelerator $ 625,000 to renew its status as a New York State Certified Business Incubator. The facility is located at 841 E. Fayette St. in Syracuse. (File photo Eric Reinhardt / CNYBJ) SYRACUSE, NY – New York State has awarded Upstate Medical University’s Central New York Biotech Accelerator (CNYBAC) with a grant of $ ...

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Small businesses fear funding for pandemic relief will be insufficient without greater investment from Youngkin and lawmakers

RICHMOND, Virginia (WRIC) – As daily coronavirus cases reach new highs in Virginia, some small businesses are concerned that relief from the pandemic may be insufficient and not properly targeting funding to the hardest hit industries. It is not clear whether the grant proposed by Gov. Ralph Northam will be sufficient to meet the needs of existing candidates, as lawmakers ...

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PhillyTech brings together prominent business leaders to raise funds for a good cause

PHILADELPHIA CREAM, December 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PhillyTech, a leader in recruiting, talent acquisition, sales and lead generation for software and high-tech companies has announced its 4th Annual Community Charity Party, launch 2022, to Thursday December 16 at 6 p.m.. Launch 2022 will bring together 100-150 passionate entrepreneurs for networking and discussions to mark a successful year ahead. ...

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BP Oil Spill Fund: $ 103 million for projects in 3 Gulf States

GasBuddy analyst Patrick De Haan provides insight into the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on soaring oil prices. Alabama, Florida and Mississippi receive more than $ 103 million in oil spill settlement funds from BP for new and ongoing coastal projects. “These projects, combined with existing investments, continue to advance our goal of protecting and restoring species and habitats affected ...

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Pender Growth Fund Presents Financial Highlights and

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, November 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Pender Growth Fund Inc. (the “Company” or “Pender”) today announced its financial and operating results for the three months and nine months ended 30 September 2021. Financial Highlights (unaudited) Net income was $ 75,339,050 for the quarter ended September 30, 2021 (September 30, 2020 – $ 2,730,979), primarily due to a ...

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Universal Copper keeps pushing poplar forward

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, November 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Universal Copper Ltd. (“Universal Copper” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: UNV) (Frankfurt: 3TA1) is pleased to provide an update on the 2021 exploration season to the Poplar Copper Company’s flagship project (“Poplar”), located 88 KM SW of Houston, BC. Universal was active at Poplar in 2021, completing a 6-hole, 3,000-meter drill ...

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Global Craft Beer Market Size and Share Earnings Analysis

New Jersey, UK, November 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Facts and Factors has released a new research report titled “Craft beer market by type (ales, specialty beers, pale pilsners and lagers and others) and by distribution (excluding trade and in the market): global industry outlook, market size, business intelligence, customer preferences consumers, statistical surveys, comprehensive analysis, historical developments, current trends ...

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Port of Longview Rail Expansion Receives $ 16 Million Grant | Local company

In addition to Tuesday’s $ 16 million grant, the port approved at a meeting in October $ 50.2 million to enable staff to apply for a $ 16 million grant for the improvement. rail infrastructure and safety. Longview Port Commissioners Examine Rail Expansion Options Support local journalism Your membership makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} Longview Harbor Commission Chairman Allan Erickson ...

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Has your data been breached? Reporting requirements vary by state, angry clients and lawyers – NBC Chicago

Editor’s Note: NBC 5 has created a searchable database for Illinois consumers to check and see if the industries they interact with on a daily basis have been breached over the past two years (scroll below- below or click here to use). This is a persistent threat that consumers face all over the world, and one that often starts with ...

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Black Diamond Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Company Update

Black Diamond continues preparations for the launch of Phase 2 of the BDTX-189 MasterKey-01 study this year Preclinical data from the BDTX-1535, BRAF and FGFR programs presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC (ANE) international conference Strategic partnership established with OpenEye to accelerate drug discovery efforts using cloud-based molecular dynamics technology Cash, cash equivalents and investments of $ 235.0 million as at September ...

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Local businesses receive $ 1 million in government funding – Yukon News

In the interest of transparency, the Government of Yukon’s Department of Economic Development has announced and identified the beneficiaries of its new Economic Development Fund program. “I am happy to see that the program is being used by a variety of local organizations and I hope this is just the start,” Economic Development Minister Ranj Pillai said. This year, 28 ...

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Affordable Housing Supply Sees Record Gain When Mortgage Forbearance Ends

SEATTLE, November 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – (NASDAQ: RDFN) – The supply of America’s most affordable homes for sale jumped a record 13% year-on-year in the third quarter as mortgage forbearance programs ended, prompting many low-cost homeowners to put their properties on the market, according to a new report by Redfin (redfin.com), technology-based real estate brokerage. Redfin’s analysis divides ...

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Tesla shares slide as Musk tweets about no Hertz contract

(Bloomberg) – Tesla Inc. shares tumbled after billionaire Elon Musk questioned Hertz Global Holdings Inc.’s plan to buy 100,000 electric vehicles for its rental car fleet and downplayed the potential of the agreement. Bloomberg’s Most Read The Model 3 maker has yet to sign a contract with Hertz, the CEO wrote in a tweet on Monday, in response to a ...

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Chicago’s new grants program aims to help local businesses survive – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A $ 20 million boost to businesses still trying to recover from the pandemic. CBS 2 policy researcher Dana Kozlov reports from Hyde Park about a new Chicago grant program aimed at helping more businesses survive and compete. READ MORE: Cancer survivor uses photography to highlight her journey; “It made my cancer look different” Federal dollars are ...

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PNC Foundation Announces $ 16.8 Million Grant to Support and Develop Black-Owned Businesses through New Howard University Center for Entrepreneurship

Stimulates PNC’s commitment to supporting black entrepreneurship and economic empowerment Posted: October 20, 2021 at 9:35 a.m. EDT|Update: 1 hour ago PITTSBURGH, 20 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – The PNC Foundation today announced a five-year term, $ 16.8 million grant to create the Howard University and PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship – aimed at creating resources and support for ...

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Warren helps businesses finance exterior improvements | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN – The city will provide additional financial assistance to businesses in Warren affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. A number of businesses have postponed improving their building exteriors due to declining revenues. In response, the city created an Exterior Improvement Program that will provide up to $ 10,000 to business and commercial property owners to make exterior improvements to their ...

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Performers launch colorful “jellyfish” balloon into stratosphere during inaugural test flight

A group of artists launched a colorful jellyfish-like craft into Earth’s stratosphere as part of a unique test flight. Last summer, the artist collective Beyond Earth completed an artwork they called “Living Light.” The artwork “combines biology, artificial intelligence and aerospace technology” and “explores the links between our blue planet and the infinity of space”. they wrote in a press ...

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Gordon’s Order Cuts Business Break on Unemployment Insurance

By Greg Hirst on October 15, 2021 Governor Mark Gordon (Dan Cepeda, Oil City file) CASPER, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon signed an Executive Order (EO) that “will provide significant tax relief to qualifying Wyoming businesses,” according to a statement from the governor’s office on Friday. “This will take the form of a tax credit and offsetting some potential increases ...

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Tenn Capital Limited Announces Funding Agreement and Joint Venture Partnership with Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited | Associated press

ST. PETER PORT, Guernsey – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 13, 2021– Tenn Capital Limited (“Tenn Capital”), the short-term lender, has announced a financing facility and JV partnership with funds advised by Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited and its affiliates (together “Elliott”). Elliott will provide funding of up to £ 300million to build Tenn Capital’s proposal. This press release features multimedia. See ...

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IT stocks advance after Accenture results point to strong second quarter earnings

Shares of information technology (IT) companies traded higher on Friday after quarterly results released by IT leader Accenture raised expectations of strong second-quarter earnings from Indian companies in India. information technology. National Stock Exchange IT Stock Gauge – The Nifty IT Index rose 2.73 percent to an intraday high of 37,823.15. Eight of the 10 stocks in the Nifty IT ...

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Montana’s flagship universities break research funding records

By Keila Szpaller (Daily Montanan)September 23, 2021 September 23, 2021 Through Missoula current A technician is conducting research at the University of Montana. (Current file Martin Kidston / Missoula) (Daily Montanan) Montana’s two flagship campuses this month announced record research activity for fiscal 2021, with $ 138 million in prize money in Missoula and $ 193 million in Bozeman. “UM ...

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Sunrun Prizes Securitization of solar energy and residential batteries

Transaction sets new records, with record deviations from benchmarks and senior tranche yield of 2.28% Securitization provides the highest advance rates compared to the value of the underlying collateral asset in the history of the company SAN FRANCISCO, September 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Sunrun (Nasdaq: RUN), the leading national solar services, battery storage and energy company, today announced that ...

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Fusionex signs MoU with Alliance Islamic Bank to accelerate growth of halal SME businesses

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, September 19, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – The market leader in artificial intelligence and big data technologies, Fusionex, recently signed a memorandum of understanding with Alliance Islamic Bank Berhad to strengthen the bank’s Halal in One program. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210919005026/en/ Dato ‘Seri Ivan Teh, CEO of Fusionex Group (Photo: Business ...

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Liberty Financial is helping businesses get ahead of this news

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – It’s hard to stand out in today’s competitive market, but there are ways for business owners to get ahead. The start of a new fiscal year is a great opportunity to reassess business goals and take a closer look at the company’s finances. A Commercial loan can provide the funds a business ...

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Select businesses in downtown York to receive Bloom grant funds

Some businesses in downtown York have been selected to receive Bloom Grant funding from Downtown Inc. to help them recover or grow their businesses. Downtown Inc announced the recipients of the 2021 Downtown Bloom Grant in a press release. The 10 downtown businesses that will receive funding, and what they plan to do with it, include: A Chinatown Express: purchase ...

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Yanolja raises $ 1.7 billion in new funding from SoftBank Vision Fund 2

Seoul, South Korea, July 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Yanolja (CEO and Founder LEE Su Jin), South Korea leading travel and leisure platform, achieved a $ 1.7 billion investment round by sole investor SoftBank Vision Fund 2 *, one of the world’s largest technology-driven investment funds. Using IoT, AI, big data and blockchain technologies, Yanolja has accelerated the digital ...

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Hayao Miyazaki’s future boy Conan gets his first outing in the US

Get ready for a Miyazaki adventure that you have never seen before.Picture: GKids Before Hayao Miyazaki became a renowned director in the world of animation cinema, his beginnings as an animation director on television brought happiness to the world, from his first work on Lupine III-which paved the way for his directorial debut in the theater– to classics like Sherlock ...

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On the money: Businesses and labor groups approve bipartite infrastructure deal | Conservatives Oppose IRS Funding | Unemployment claims rise, stocks fall

Happy Thursday and welcome to On The Money, where we would like to congratulate New York City on its new submarine channel system. I’m Sylvan Lane, and here’s your evening guide to everything to do with your bills, your bank account, and your bottom line. Do you see something that I missed? Let me know at [email protected] or tweet me ...

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Rocket Companies, Inc. Shareholders of Class Action and Lead Plaintiff Deadline of August 30, 2021

New York, New York – (Newsfile Corp. – July 8, 2021) – The following statement is released by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All persons or entities who have purchased or otherwise acquired securities of Rocket Companies, Inc. (“Rocket Companies”) (NYSE: RKT) between February 25, 2021 and May 5, 2021. You are hereby notified that a securities class action lawsuit ...

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