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OLLI at UNL fall symposium to focus on future of democracy

The North Platte Telegraph 26 Sep 2021
to 2.30 p.m. on Oct. 23, at the UNL East Campus Union, and will feature experts from UNL, the University of Texas and the U.S. Department of State ... The Zoom event is $15 per person ... » Patricia Davis, director, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, Global Programs, U.S ... Davis will talk about the democracy and human rights bureau that she directs ... .

The Week Ahead

Business Day Online 26 Sep 2021
The CBN director said 85% of Central Banks globally were working on their digital currency, citing rising digital payments in Nigeria compared to cash payments, which is declining in Nigerian also ... In the coming week, oil prices are expected to grow steadily supported by global output disruptions and inventory draws.

OLLI fall symposium to focus on future of democracy

Lincoln Journal Star 25 Sep 2021
at the UNL East Campus Union. The symposium will feature experts from UNL, the University of Texas and the U.S. Department of State ... Patricia Davis, director, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL), Global Programs, U. S. Department of State, New Alexandria, Virginia, will talk about the democracy and human rights bureau that she directs ... .

Biden taps big bank skeptic to for top regulatory post

The Hill 24 Sep 2021
... Democrats to put up all 50 votes plus a tie-breaker from Vice President Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisHarris unveils 0M commitment to new global health fund Senate advances Biden consumer bureau pick after panel logjam House passes bill to compensate 'Havana syndrome' victims MORE.

Biden to rally regional support for China containment strategy at Quad summit

The Observer 24 Sep 2021
... and integration into the global economy would soften the nature of the regime ... At the state department, Foreign Policy has reported that a “China House” is to be established, potentially adding between 20 and 30 staff members to the bureau watching Beijing’s global moves.

Asian Insider Podcast: AUKUS and the Quad - shifting power dynamics in the Indo-Pacific

Straits Times 24 Sep 2021
Asian Insider Ep 76. AUKUS and the Quad - shifting power dynamics in the Indo-Pacific. 18.59 mins. Synopsis. Each month, The Straits Times' US bureau chief Nirmal Ghosh presents an Asian perspective of the week's global talking points with expert guests ... Nirmal Ghosh chats with two expert guests ... They discuss the following points.. 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... 5 ... Produced by.

Census: Rethinking how to count people in dorms, prisons

Caledonian Record 23 Sep 2021
Following a 2020 census in which the pandemic made access to group housing difficult, Census Bureau officials said Thursday they are going to reassess how they count people living in dorms, prisons and nursing homes in the next head count of every U.S ... One lawyer's mission helping the incarcerated inspires global movement.

Pre-exam uni offers for star talents

Hong Kong Standard 23 Sep 2021
Secondary six students with "exceptional talents" can be admitted to the most competitive bachelor programs - such as medicine at Chinese University and global business at University of Science and Technology - through a nomination scheme from next September ... A bureau spokesman said.

The Inside Story-Biden's UN Debut-TRANSCRIPT

Voa News 23 Sep 2021
The global challenges facing the new U.S ... VOA’s White House Bureau Chief Patsy Widakuswara gets us started from New York.. PATSY WIDAKUSWARA, VOA White House Bureau Chief. ... President Joe Biden declared his administration ready to help the world tackle global challenges ... WILLIAM GALLO, VOA Seoul Bureau Chief..

US, China decision to sell oil from reserves to have little impact on prices

Anadolu Agency 23 Sep 2021
The US and China’s upcoming release of crude from their Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPR) is not expected to affect global oil prices, nor is it significant enough to make OPEC+ alter its supply policies, according to experts who spoke to Anadolu agency ... global demand recovery.

Modernizing and Securing IT Infrastructure: A Conversation with Andre Mendes, Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department ...

Federal News Radio 20 Sep 2021
Mendes was responsible for all global technology platforms and systems for the International Trade Administration (ITA), the DOC bureau that manages global trade issues for the United States of America ... Mendes oversaw a rapid bureau-wide transformation effort making ITA the first ...

SA’s vision of a thriving agricultural sector

Business Day 20 Sep 2021
Macroeconomic assumptions are based on a combination of projections from the IMF, World Bank and the Bureau for Economic Research, while global commodity market projections are generated by the University of Missouri’s Food, Agricultural & Policy Research Institute.

Corporate and Municipal CUSIP Request Volumes Slow in August

The Salamanca Press 20 Sep 2021
Relied upon worldwide as the industry standard provider of reliable, timely reference data, CGS is also a founding member and co-operates the Association of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA) Service Bureau, a global security and entity identifier database for over 34 million ...

BDCs seek to tap $34b Diaspora remittances

Business Day Online 20 Sep 2021
Globally, Nigeria is one of the few countries that concisely attract funds from migrant workers ... Aminu Gwadabe, president, Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) said globally, BDCs remain one of the channels through which the Diaspora remittance funds come into countries.