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Work to raise funds from international capital market …Finance Minister urges DBG

Work to raise funds from international capital market …Finance Minister urges DBG

“This therefore requires the Board and Management to work hard toward getting an international rating for the bank within the shortest possible time,” he said last week during the launch of the DBG in Accra. DBG is a development finance institutions and a whole-sale bank with the mandate to provide long-term loans to commercial banks …

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Mobile phone carriers agree to delay rolling out some 5G service near airports for another year, FAA says

Mobile phone carriers agree to delay rolling out some 5G service near airports for another year, FAA says

The FAA said the delay, for an additional year, will allow more time for the permanent fix: replacing or filtering the devices that measure an aircraft’s distance from the ground, called radar altimeters. The new technology’s promises include faster speeds, but aviation officials say the radio waves can be picked up in some cases by …

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Revlon, beauty icon in crowded market, files for bankruptcy |  Associated Press

Revlon, beauty icon in crowded market, files for bankruptcy | Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Revlon, a cosmetics maker that broke racial barriers and dictated beauty trends for much of the last century, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company has been a mainstay on store shelves since its founding 90 years ago in New York City as it oversaw a stable of household …

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Tobacco Harm Reduction: Survey Shows Global Citizenry Reject Divisive Approaches to Policy Making

Tobacco Harm Reduction: Survey Shows Global Citizenry Reject Divisive Approaches to Policy Making

A global survey was conducted by the international research firm Povaddo for Philip Morris International (PMI) that covered 22 countries around the world (the Americas, Africa, Europe, and Asia) with the participation of over 44,000 respondents. The June 2022 survey showed that the majority of people are frustrated by social polarization on topics that are …

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Tate & Lyle supports UAE in its fight against diabetes and obesity

Tate & Lyle supports UAE in its fight against diabetes and obesity

Tate & Lyle, a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, welcomed the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology to its US$2 million Customer Innovation and Collaboration Center in Dubai, as part of an initiative to reduce sugar and calories in food and drink products in the UAE and the wider Middle …

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Editorial: The FDA is correct to ban menthol cigarettes |  opinion

Editorial: The FDA is correct to ban menthol cigarettes | opinion

ttake a deep breath, America. We’ve made serious progress against cigarette smoking. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 23 percent of adults were smokers in 2000. By 2020, the rate had fallen to 12.5 percent. Teen use of traditional cigarettes has plummeted from 22.5 percent in 2002 to 6 percent in …

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Report: Volkswagen could sell more electric cars than Tesla by 2024

Report: Volkswagen could sell more electric cars than Tesla by 2024

With ten different brands under its control — ranging in price and prestige from Volkswagen to Bentley — Volkswagen Group can sell a wide variety of electric models in markets around the world like the Audi e-Tron model, the Volkswagen ID.3 compact car and ID.4 SUV and the high-performance Porsche Taycan. More are expected over …

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OZO® Launches Eat Flexitarian Day to Celebrate the Plant-Based Lifestyle |  business

OZO® Launches Eat Flexitarian Day to Celebrate the Plant-Based Lifestyle | business

LAFAYETTE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 13, 2022– Colorado plant-based protein brand OZO ® is thrilled to announce the official first annual “Eat Flexitarian Day,” today, June 13, 2022. The holiday was created to celebrate flexitarians and food lovers throughout the United States and Canada while encouraging people to spice up their meals by incorporating more delicious plant-based …

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