Monthly Archives: August 2021

No Quick Fix for Shipping Crisis Creating Supply Chain Bottlenecks | Voice of America

WASHINGTON – A significant increase in demand for consumer goods in the United States and Europe, combined with the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, has shaken global shipping markets, pushing up the cost of transporting freight containers to United States and around the world. This has resulted in higher prices and huge delays at ports and logistics centers, severely ...

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CIFT Helps Fish Export Units Modernize Their Testing Laboratories | Rajkot News

Rajkot: Gujarat’s small fish exporting units are finally seeing a silver lining in the dark times that engulfed the industry after China took an unfavorable stance by refusing to take Indian fish. Hope now shines on the besieged state fishing industry which exported around 5,000 crore rupees per year in the pre-Covid era, after the Central Institute of Fisheries Technology ...

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Albemarle plans to join regional council to pass local tax on cigarettes | Local government

If approved, localities are still expected to pass local cigarette tax ordinances before regional council collection begins in January. According to TJPDC’s estimates, one-time costs for the council would be around $ 212,650 for technology and equipment, a vehicle for the application, a reserve and other start-up costs, which would be distributed among the localities. concerned. In the first year, ...

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Mexico is suing US gunmakers for thousands of firearms smuggled across the border each year. Can they win?

According to Mexican officials, about half a million US weapons reach Mexico each year; the U.S. Department of Justice found that between 2014 and 2018, approximately 70 percent of firearms recovered in Mexico and submitted for tracing originated north of the border. Earlier this month, lawyers representing the Mexican government took another step forward in dealing with the epidemic of ...

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Miami Dolphins and AmeriSave Mortgage Corporation Announce Multi-Year Partnership

Miami Gardens, Florida (August 25, 2021) – AmeriSave Mortgage Company today announced a multi-year agreement with the Miami Dolphins. The partnership, AmeriSave’s first with a professional sports organization, will allow the established and trusted direct mortgage lender to receive a premier branding at Hard Rock Stadium events, targeted social campaigning and marketing through shows from radio and team content. “We ...

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COVID-19: COVID-19 hits manufacturing, services: TIER

MIXED PERSPECTIVES: While manufacturers remain cautious about the spread of the Delta variant overseas, the service industry is optimistic as a local outbreak is reduced By Crystal Hsu / Journalist Last month, business confidence in the manufacturing and service sectors fell over concerns over the rapid spread of the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 around the world, but improved for the ...

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Infographic: Lebanon is on the verge of running out of water | Business and Economy News

More than 70 percent of the Lebanese population faces severe water shortages, the United Nations Children’s Agency warns. Lebanon’s water supply system is on the verge of collapse. In July, a report released by UNICEF warned that most water pumping would gradually cease across the country within four to six weeks as the country’s power grid falters. On August 21, ...

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The government is committed to encouraging manufacturers and exporters of fertilizers: Siskin

Federal Minister of Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin on Wednesday reaffirmed the government’s commitment to encourage and incentivize fertilizer manufacturers as well as exporters to respond effectively to domestic demand. ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – Aug 25, 2021): Federal Minister of Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin on Wednesday reaffirmed the government’s commitment to encourage and urge fertilizer manufacturers ...

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Generac unveils products that allow customers to sell electricity to the grid

Generac Power Systems said on Wednesday that its line of home backup generators, commercial and industrial generators and solar storage systems + PWRcell batteries are manufactured and offered as “Smart Grid Ready”, making it easier for customers to resell electricity to the grid and offset. their energy expenditure. Smart grid ready capabilities are offered through Generac’s Enbala Concerto platform. “With ...

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“They have six manufacturers” – Pierre Gasly wants Formula 1 to be more competitive and more competitive like MotoGP

“They have six manufacturers” – Pierre Gasly is excited about the new regulations coming to Formula 1 next season and hopes it will make things as competitive as in MotoGP. Formula 1 has been lackluster when it comes to competition for the past decade, with only Red Bull and Mercedes winning world titles. But with the new regulations and the ...

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