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  • China's response to Pelosi visit sign of intentions August 19, 2022 10:48 pm BANGKOK — China's response to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan was anything but subtle — dispatching warships and military aircraft to all sides of the self-governing island democracy, and firing ballistic missiles into the waters …
  • Live blog: Missiles, mine-clearing systems in new US package for Ukraine August 19, 2022 10:31 pm Washington announces a new $775M defence package for Kiev on the 177th day of the conflict, while a key pipeline conveying Russian natural gas to Europe is set to shut down for three days for "maintenance". Over 5,000 civilians have been killed …
  • US Executive Branch Update – August 19, 2022 August 19, 2022 10:30 pm This report provides a snapshot of the U.S. Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* The President has no public events scheduled | Biden Residence, Wilmington, Delaware VPOTUS’ Schedule* The Vice …
  • Chess Pieces: Taiwan and the Great Game August 19, 2022 10:20 pm Commentary In diplomacy, there always is the public face and the secret or sub rosa dimension. Secrecy is a hallmark of diplomatic relations. During the secret negotiations between China, President Richard Nixon, and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, …
  • Why US Airports' ICAO Codes Start With The Letter K August 19, 2022 9:21 pm If you've traveled by air, you have most likely seen codes such as 'LAX' or the 'JFK' on your boarding pass or luggage tag. These three-letter airport identifiers are known as the IATA airport codes, and are generally used by commercial …
  • Blood, Oil and Golf: The emergence of LIV Golf highlights the Kingdom’s troubling influence August 19, 2022 9:15 pm This story originally appeared as the landscape of professional golf was rapidly shifting. The Premier Golf League is no longer a going concern; Saudi Arabia’s hold on the sport has gone from theoretical to very real, though the Saudi Golf League has been …
  • Will Pyongyang’s NATO Tirades Pay Dividends? August 19, 2022 9:15 pm President Joe Biden poses for a photo with NATO leaders Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at IFEMA Madrid in Madrid. (Official White House Photo by Carlos Fyfe) As the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit was being held in Madrid, the Democratic People …
  • EACO : Quarterly Report for Quarter Ending November 30, 2021 (Form 10-Q) August 19, 2022 7:56 pm ​ UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q ⌧QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 For the quarterly period ended November 30, 2021, or ◻TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO …
  • Smoking, alcohol use, high BMI responsible for 4.45 million global cancer deaths: Lancet study August 19, 2022 7:48 pm Smoking, alcohol use, high BMI and other known risk factors were responsible for nearly 4.45 million global cancer deaths in 2019, according to a research published in The Lancet using the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors (GBD) 2019 …
  • Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) CEO Dick Johnson on Q2 2022 Results - Earnings Call Transcript August 19, 2022 7:42 pm Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL) Q2 2022 Earnings Conference Call August 19, 2022 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Robert Higginbotham - VP, IR Dick Johnson - Chairman, CEO Franklin Bracken - EVP, COO Andrew Page - EVP, CFO Conference Call Participants Jonathan …
  • Russia Lambasts Color Revolutions as Tool for ‘American-Style Democracy’ August 19, 2022 5:29 pm TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolay Patrushev on Thursday hit out at the US-led West’s color revolutions, slamming them as an instrument for ‘American-style democracy’. "Color revolutions remain the main tool of what's known …
  • Nato races to confront threat posed by Russia in southeastern Europe August 19, 2022 3:54 pm It didn’t take long after Russia attacked Ukraine for French Colonel Clement Torrent to get his orders: He had six months to build a base for 1,000 soldiers on Nato’s eastern frontier. He and about 200 troops from France, Belgium and the Netherlands are …
  • Kamoya Kimeu, renowned fossil hunter in Africa, is dead August 19, 2022 3:40 pm Kamoya Kimeu, a Kenyan who worked with the renowned Leakey family of paleontologists, was considered one of the world’s most successful fossil hunters, digging up skeletons millions of years old that proved that Homo sapiens, the first modern humans, …
  • See it, stomp it, squish it! Fighting the invasive spotted lanternfly August 19, 2022 3:27 pm Spotted lanternfly 'attacks' Good Day New York reporter Good Day New York Robert Moses was 'victimized' by a spotted lanternfly on the streets of Manhattan. When Stephen Nixon recently noticed a "beautiful" spotted lanternfly by …
  • India, The Rising Power, Is Seeking Oil From The Middle East And Russia August 19, 2022 3:15 pm Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed by UAE's President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in ... [+] Abu Dhabi, UAE on June 28, 2022. (Photo by Presidential Affairs Ministry - UAE/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Anadolu Agency via Getty …
  • Biopesticides Market To Witness the Highest Growth Globally in Coming Years 2022- 2028 | Certis (US), Bioworks, UPL August 19, 2022 1:28 pm Global biopesticides market was valued at US$ 2.9 billion in 2018, and is expected to reach US$ 6.5 billion by 2027. SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATE, August 19, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The latest competent intelligence report from CMI, …
  • The troubling question haunting US foreign policy August 19, 2022 1:10 pm A troubling question haunts U.S. foreign policy: What is the endgame of American strategy? One thing that it appears not to be is an effort to find a balance of interests and power, which through history has tended to be a cornerstone of a stable order. To …
  • Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment Market See Incredible Growth 2022-2028 | AbbVie, Inc., Amgen, Inc August 19, 2022 12:43 pm Psoriatic arthritis can cause pain, swelling, and stiffness in and around your joints. SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES, August 19, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Coherent Market Insights published a business research report on Psoriatic Arthritis …
  • Everything's Bigger In Texas: Emirates Confirms The A380's Houston Return August 19, 2022 11:02 am After a nearly three-year absence, Emirates will again use the A380 to Houston. It'll return this December, in time for peak winter demand and a few weeks after a comprehensive refurbishment of the iconic type begins, and it'll replace the B777- …
  • Why Canadian investors should care about China’s slowdown August 19, 2022 10:21 am As Canada’s central bank tries to cool the economy with another likely interest rate hike in September, authorities in China face a very different problem: slowing growth. China’s economic issues may seem a world away for inflation-weary Canadians, but it …
  • Blinken to meet new Philippine leader on alliance August 19, 2022 9:52 am US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel next week to the Philippines to meet new President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., with Washington expecting a close alliance despite rights concerns. Blinken will meet Marcos in Manila on August 6 as part of efforts …
  • NATO builds a base in Romania August 19, 2022 9:24 am Romania: French Colonel Clement Torrent receives his orders shortly after Russia invades Ukraine. He had six months to build a base for 1,000 troops on NATO's eastern border. Currently, he is working with 200 soldiers from France, Belgium and the …
  • Smoking, Alcohol, High BMI Main Causes Of Global Cancer Deaths: Lancet August 19, 2022 9:12 am (MENAFN- Kashmir Observer) Representational Photo Washington- Smoking, alcohol use, high body mass index (BMI), and other known risk factors were responsible for nearly 4.45 million global cancer deaths in 2019, according to study published in The Lancet …
  • Commentary: Rushdie attack shows the hard truths of Iran’s soft power August 19, 2022 8:33 am My Iranian friends take great pride in the enormous global influence of their cultural heritage. From the Taj Mahal in India to American greeting cards with quotations from Rumi, the markers of Persian civilization are ancient and modern, sublime and …
  • China to join Vostok-2022 Russia with other countries; closer China-Russia ties 'crucial to defend global stability to counter US hegemony' August 19, 2022 8:27 am By GT staff reporters (Global Times) 11:14, August 19, 2022 The armored assault group rumbles ahead to launch an assault against the forward position of mock terrorists in the China-Russia joint military exercise ZAPAD/INTERACTION-2021 at a training …
  • Businesses Wary of China’s Military Activity Surrounding Taiwan August 19, 2022 8:05 am WASHINGTON —  As Chinese military exercises around Taiwan become the new normal, foreign companies are reassessing the risks and costs of doing business in Taiwan and maintaining supply chains that pass through or near the self-governing island that China …
  • Global Homeopathic Remedies Market Report 2020 By Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Market Size, Forecast To 2026 August 19, 2022 7:42 am (MENAFN- Nxtgen Reports) The Homeopathic Remedies market is expected to grow from USD X.X million in 2020 to USD X.X million by 2026, at a CAGR of X.X% during the forecast period. The global Homeopathic Remedies market report is a comprehensive research …
  • London Playbook: Letter from America — North by North West — No money left August 19, 2022 7:02 am What’s driving the day in London. By ESTHER WEBBER Send tips here | Subscribe for free | Listen to Playbook and view in your browser TRAVEL UPDATE: After the disruption caused by yesterday’s train strikes, Tube workers are on strike today, with more …
  • Rolls-Royce Tapped For T-45 Engines | 1st Saudi THAAD Sites Expected To Be Complete By 2026 | German Air Force Sent Fleet On Indo-Pacific Deployment August 19, 2022 6:23 am Americas Rolls-Royce won a $1 billion deal, which provides intermediate, depot-level maintenance and related logistics support for approximately 210 in-service T-45 F405-RR-401 Adour engines in support of the US Navy. Work will take place in. Mississippi, …
  • This is the story behind the Abraham Accords - opinion August 19, 2022 5:53 am Two years ago this week, the surprise announcement of Israel-UAE normalization heralded the advent of the Abraham Accords. A month later, I was at the White House to witness the signing of peace agreements with both the Emirates and Bahrain. By the end of …
  • Global news media startup Semafor open to an India partner for launching local edition August 19, 2022 4:36 am In January, former Bloomberg Media chief executive Justin Smith said he was leaving his high-profile job to launch a news startup that would serve “unbiased journalism” to a global audience. Smith teamed up with The New York Times’ ex-media columnist Ben …
  • China's response to Pelosi visit a sign of future intentions August 19, 2022 4:18 am BANGKOK – China's response to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan was anything but subtle — dispatching warships and military aircraft to all sides of the self-governing island democracy, and firing ballistic missiles into the waters …
  • China’s response to Pelosi visit a sign of future intentions August 19, 2022 4:13 am BANGKOK (AP) — China’s response to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan was anything but subtle — dispatching warships and military aircraft to all sides of the self-governing island democracy, and firing ballistic missiles into the waters …
  • What has Canada got to offer Germany? August 19, 2022 3:56 am The LNG Canada plant in Kitimat, under construction, is the only large LNG plant in Canada moving ahead. The U.S. has eight LNG export terminals and three more under construction. | LNG Canada When German Chancellor Olaf Scholz arrives in Canada Sunday to …
  • Breaking moulds and barriers August 19, 2022 3:05 am Agricultural innovation from scratch, entrepreneurship in the face of poverty, leading as a woman in traditional societies, and solving concrete problems on a local scale: this summer reading compilation brings together tales of ingenuity and resilience. …
  • China's IDM enterprises confident of achieving chip self-sufficiency August 19, 2022 2:34 am Editor's note: This report focuses on Quanzhou as part of our special series, "Rising Star Cities," about Chinese cities whose annual GDP exceeds 1 trillion yuan ($155 billion). At the end of 2021, there were 24 such cities. Click here for …
  • World News | Smoking, Alcohol, High BMI Leading Causes of Global Cancer Deaths: Lancet Study August 19, 2022 2:18 am Washington, Aug 19 (PTI) Smoking, alcohol use, high body mass index (BMI), and other known risk factors were responsible for nearly 4.45 million global cancer deaths in 2019, according to study published in The Lancet journal on Friday. The findings can …
  • Downward Spiral August 19, 2022 1:58 am This story originally ran in bioGraphic, an online magazine about nature and sustainability powered by the California Academy of Sciences. Story by Kate Evans | Photographs and video by Dave Abbott and others The nautilus inhabited the deep waters …
  • Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Market Report, Top Companies, Business Opportunities and Forecast 2022-2027 August 19, 2022 1:52 am The global third-party logistics (3PL) market is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 8.35% during 2022-2027. The latest report published by IMARC Group, titled “Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and …
  • 21 of the worst epidemics and pandemics in history August 19, 2022 1:52 am Some of the worst epidemics and pandemics in history have doomed whole civilizations and brought once powerful nations to their knees, killing millions. While these terrible disease outbreaks still threaten humanity, thanks to the advances in epidemiology …
  • Biggest Moth in the World Found in Washington, Keep an Eye Out Idaho August 19, 2022 1:44 am This monstrous moth looks like something out of a scary movie. When Animals Attack or something. This huge creature is called an Atlas Moth and typically only lives in tropical climates. Wikipedia says, "Their habitat is primarily dry tropical forests …
  • Biden Holds Four-Way Virtual Summit With Israel, U.A.E., And India August 19, 2022 1:42 am The Biden Administration announced in the third week of July that the U.S President was to host a virtual summit including officials from Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and India. The group is known as I2U2, the “I2” for Israel and India, and the U2 for …
  • Here are the leading causes of global cancer deaths, Read study August 19, 2022 1:20 am The five regions with the greatest cancer death rates due to these mentioned risk factors were central Europe (82 deaths per 100,000 population), East Asia (69.8 per 100,000), high-income North America (66.0 per 100,000), Southern Latin America (64.2 per …
  • U.S. finally passes semiconductor subsidy bill, but it’s not going to help competition with China August 19, 2022 12:51 am With much hoopla and rejoicing in Washington, the long-suffering and innovatively named Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors (CHIPS) Act, now renamed the CHIPS and Science Act, was passed in late July and sent to President Biden for his …
  • Is the global energy crisis in a tailspin? August 19, 2022 12:34 am Is the world’s energy crisis tottering towards a bad-to-worse position? Oil market experts say this based on recent data. They point to the exodus of investors and hedge fund managers from crude oil markets over the last few months. Oil price volatility …
  • Taking the kids: Plenty free (and a deal) in the Big Apple August 19, 2022 12:15 am Eileen Ogintz, Tribune Content Agency Even in a city like New York there is a limit to how many great sites, performances and museums you and the kids — and your budget — can take. The good news is whatever season you visit, there are more free (nearly …
  • Serum Endocan Levels and Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Behçet’s Syndrome August 19, 2022 12:09 am Eman Mostafa Nassef,1 Hemmat Ahmed Elabd,2 Basma Mohamed Mohamed Ali El nagger,2 Hala Mohamed Elzomor,2 Hend Gamal Kotb,1 Seham Sabry,1 Boshra Ahmed Zaghloul,3 Asmaa S Hassan,4 Eman El Sayed Mohamed4 1Internal Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine for …
  • Nearly HALF of global cancer deaths are due to factors like smoking, alcohol or being too fat  August 19, 2022 12:03 am Nearly 4.5million cancer deaths every year are caused by external factors such as alcohol, smoking or obesity, according to a major study. The research, published in The Lancet, suggests millions of lives lost to the disease globally every year are …