Gunmen on Tuesday targeted members of polio teams in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least four staffers, officials said. Along with the four killed, at least three members of the polio vaccination teams were wounded, said Dr. Jan Mohammad, who coordinates the anti-polio drive for the country's east. Afghanistan and neighboring Pakistan are the only two remaining countries in the world where polio is endemic, after Nigeria was last year declared free of the virus.
Industry leaders have raised concerns over possible compromises on UK food standards, while farmers fear they could be undercut by cut-price imports.
PARIS, Jun 15, 2021--Macif’s successful Euro 1,75 bn issuance attracted huge appetite from European investors.
Elite male-only ‘gentlemen’s club’ in Sydney votes to keep banning female members. The Australian Club – which allows ‘lady guests’ to visit on weekday evenings – counts John Howard and Malcolm Turnbull among its members
HYDERABAD, India, Jun 15, 2021--Aragen announce multi-year partnership with FMC Corporation, aims at accelerating Agro-chemical pipeline.
UK employers added 200,000 people to payrolls in May as more people returned to work and the unemployment rate fell as the economic recovery from the pandemic strengthened. The number of people in payrolled employment rose 197,000 between April and May but remains 553,000 below the level reached before the pandemic began, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported. The official unemployment rate, which measures people out of work and looking for a job, fell to 4.7 per cent.
France have even greater edge with Benzema but must paper over cracksEuro 2020 squad is stronger than when they won the World Cup in 2018 but vulnerabilities exist in goal and central defence Antoine Griezmann, Karim Benzema and Kylian Mbappé have swiftly shown an understanding as a France front three. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images
What’s eating Harry? Kane’s game is misaligned with changed England. Enveloped by a strange sense of entropy, England’s captain is on a run of two goals in his past 10 England games
China and the west must now cooperate to achieve global Covid vaccine coverageGiven the G7’s underwhelming pledge, WHO approval for two Chinese jabs is a welcome boost A health worker with a vial of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine in Manila on 14 June. Photograph: Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images
World Test Championship is hard to love but final deserves more than a washout. In spite of everything, final will feature the two best teams – New Zealand and India – and some of the modern game’s greats
(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast.For the Swiss National Bank policy makers, a surge in inflation seems a far-off phenomenon.While European Central Bank and Federal Reserve officials have been at pains to stress how a jump in consumer prices is likely to fade again, their Swiss counterparts won’t need to do much explaining there. For all the impact of supply bottlenecks, tax rebates and massive fiscal stimulus around th
VistaJet Business Global Business VistaJet Global 7500 Be the first: Global 7500 VistaJet Technology Onboard technology New report measures value of business travel for first time London, June 15, 2021: Only 24 months ago, business travel was synonymous with global corporations and senior executives’ roles. During the global lockdowns, companies have experienced the direct impact of no travel or in-person meetings on their business functions and operations. In new research from VistaJet, the fir
LONDON, Jun 15, 2021--Polymateria Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jun 15, 2021--VectorY Therapeutics, a biotech company focusing on the development of innovative gene therapy approaches for the treatment of muscular and neurodegenerative disorders through vectorized antibodies, today announces the completion of a €31 million seed financing round.
NORWALK, Conn., Jun 15, 2021--Investment Metrics, a leading provider of investment analytics, reporting and data, today announced the launch of DeltaZoom™ to help institutional investors, advisors and asset managers better understand style factor changes within portfolios. DeltaZoom is a new module within Portfolio Analyzer, a factor analysis platform, that brings efficiency and accuracy in analyzing and identifying the causes of portfolio factor exposure changes.
OSLO, Norway, Jun 15, 2021--Turbulent Flux, a Software-as-a-Service flow simulation company, today announced an exclusive agency agreement with Sumitomo Australia Pty Ltd ("Sumitomo Australia").
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Launched with the support of FINTRAIL, the scholarship program will fully waive fees for CAFCA certifications to 30 Black, Indigenous and People of Color professionalsChicago, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As part of its commitment to creating career-development opportunities for Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) professionals in the anti-financial crime (AFC) space, ACAMS has launched a scholarship program for applicants with diverse backgrounds seeking to become a Certified AML
LEIPZIG, Germany, Jun 15, 2021--c-LEcta managed to successfully continue its growth in the fiscal year 2020. Revenue increased to EUR 10.4 million, EBITDA rose to EUR 2.0 million.
BENGUERIR, Morocco, Jun 15, 2021--Launch of The Global Phosphorus Institute Looks to Provide Sustainability for Future Generations