Tackling India’s silent gender deficit crisis

Gender discrimination permeates India’s socio-economic pyramid. In its upper part, we meet anecdotes of single female entrepreneurs having difficulty obtaining bank loans. At the other extreme, in the poverty-ravaged “red corridor” that runs along a belt stretching from Jharkhand to Andhra Pradesh, one observes that the most violent injustices have …

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French court says Bitcoin is money

A French court has ruled that bitcoin is money, the first time a court in France has made such a ruling, according to a report by The echoes Sunday (March 8). The decision came following a clash between the Bitcoin market Paymium and the crypto investment company BitSpread. The outcome …

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Empowering WNC Farmers During COVID-19

Journalist Lilly Knoepp speaks with Laura Lauffer, Director of EmPOWERING Mountain Food Systems, about the program. Graham County farmer Bob Wehr explains how he received program funding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Before the pandemic, farm funding came from the westernmost counties of North Carolina to help connect farmers and those …

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Average interest rate by credit score, year

Most popular 30-year fixed mortgage average interest rate is 3%, data shows Global S&P. Mortgage interest rate always change, and there is many factors which can influence your interest rate. While some of these are personal factors over which you have control and others are not, it’s important to know …

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California App. The court (2nd division) withholds the payment of interest not required on the proceeds of the insurance against the blocked risks

The Court of Appeals for the State of California, Second District of Appeal, recently ruled that neither Section 2954.8 of the California Civil Code nor the parties’ loan agreement required the mortgagee to pay interest on the insurance proceeds which he held in escrow after the destruction of the plaintiff’s …

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Bloomberg Meme Stocks, SPAC bounce: ‘Reddit raiders are at it again’ (Bloomberg) – Investors are rediscovering their appetite for speculative fringes of the market. and AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. – the poster children of this year’s Reddit boom – are booming. Interest in special purpose acquisition companies has resumed with …

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Global COVID-19 cases climb for 6th week in a row

The number of new COVID-19 cases worldwide has increased for the sixth week in a row, as vaccine experts continue to weigh reports of rare blood clot conditions in people who have received the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine. Hot spots in several regions In his weekly snapshot of COVID-19 activity, the World …

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Suncor Energy invests in carbon capture technology company

Svante’s Series D funding increased to $ 100 million Additional funding of $ 25 million makes Suncor Energy a new strategic investor VANCOUVER, British Columbia and CALGARY, Alberta, March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Suncor and Svante Inc. today announced an equity financing agreement that provides Svante with additional growth …

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It’s time for banks to take action

The Carbon Accounting Finance Partnership Recently welcomed its 100th member, a milestone that reflects the growing attention of banks on the measurement of financed issues. But while robust carbon accounting is needed in the long run, it is not a substitute for immediate action. To accelerate the pace of the …

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Snabba Cash review: easy money is hard to find

The Swedish feature film “Snabba Cash”, or “Easy Money“, was popular enough here after its release in 2010 that it caught the interest of Hollywood studios and an American remake was planned with Zac Efron. That hasn’t happened yet, but there were two sequels with the return of Joel Kinnaman …

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ESG-linked lending set to explode in Canada, says CIBC

Sustainability loans, a type of financing subject to the borrower’s compliance with environmental or socially responsible standards, should be boosted in Canada as government and businesses act aggressively to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. “You will see that this product will be supported in virtually every industry going forward,” said Eric …

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