Top leader: AIPA should continue joining efforts to further promote ASEAN centrality

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong stressed the point in his video message to the opening ceremony of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly this morning. Trong said the world and Southeast Asia are witnessing rapid and extraordinarily profound changes, particularly due to the COVID-19 pandemic and major powers […]

Mondelez Kinh Do seeks to continue leading snack market with ‘Make it right’ strategy

By combining the strengths of a local organisation with the highest standards of a global behemoth, the brands from Mondelēz Kinh Do portfolio have become the Vietnamese consumers’go-to choices. The company’s managing director, Hemant Rupani, talks about the achievements during these five years and its plans for the upcoming moon cakes range for its domestic […]

Book World: In ‘Not a Novel,’ Jenny Erpenbeck continues to evolve

Two of the personal pieces in “Not a Novel” are haunted by the death of Erpenbeck’s mother. As she warms to a reminiscence about the old woman’s cookware, the daughter admits the piece cast a spell. “I get the idea that I should bury the pot. A quiet burial on our land outside the city,” […]

HiPhi X Evolvable super SUV – Global landmark attracting the attention

SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 9 September 2020 – One year ago, the Chinese brand HiPhi, a subsidiary of Human Horizons, showed people its prototype, which advanced the lines of a future high-end electric full-size SUVs. Now the firm has revealed the final version of its first model, which has been bestowed the name HiPhi X […]

Indian hockey defender Amit Rohidas lauds Odisha’s continued efforts in improving infrastructure at grassroots level

The fact that the state recognises the efforts of a sports person with timely awards will inspire many more youngsters to take up sports as a career. “There was a time when people thought playing any sport other than cricket in India is a waste of time and one can’t make a living by just […]

Bank of Canada continues keeping interest rate at 0.25 percent

It also took numerous other actions in financial markets to shore up stability and provide urgently needed liquidity, including launching programs to buy federal and provincial government debt, which was the bank’s first venture into a monetary policy strategy known as quantitative easing.

Major tech stocks continue decline

In a related matter, shares of Phoenix-based Nikola jumped 40.79 percent Tuesday after General Motors said it invested $2 billion for an 11 percent stake in the electric-truck manufacturer. GM said it will produce the Badger, a hydrogen fuel-cell electric pickup truck, by the end of 2022. GM shares rose 7.95 percent.

CMSA building lawyers’ capacity to meet demands of evolving capital market ― Obidegwu

By Onozure Dania Mr. Benjamin Obidegwu is the Chairman, Capital Market Solicitors Association, CMSA. In this interview, he spoke on why the association was formed and the activities of the body. Excerpt: What does the CMSA represent to modern-day commercial/transactional lawyers? And do you think it has achieved its set objectives over the years? CMSA […]

Alexei Navalny’s anti-corruption message continues, despite poisoning, in videos released by his foundation

“Not only because it’s one of very few sources of free information about  corruption and the abuse of power in Putin’s Russia, but also because it’s a sign that Navalny is not just a famous media person,” she said. ”He has dozens of young women and men perfectly capable of carrying on his investigative work. Maybe […]

Personhood for Pets? How the Human-Animal Bond Has Evolved

It wasn’t until the late 1800s and early 1900s that there was a rise in sentimentality toward dogs and cats, Grimm said. Flea-and-tick products appeared in the 1880s and kitty litter was invented in 1947, enabling people to bring cats and dogs indoors, where people treated them as family members.