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Africa on the move towards meaningful economic unity and integration –

African Union The African region, referred to as the “Dark Continent” by European colonizers, was the main source of the slave trade and raw materials for the industries that flourished during the Industrial Revolution in Europe and the expansion of cotton farms in the United States. United. In the advent of African decolonization in the […]

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Africa is marching towards meaningful unity and economic integration

By personal writer The African regionthat the European colonizers called the “dark continent” was themain source of slave trade and raw materials for industries that flourishedduring the industrial revolution in Europe and the expansion of cotton farms inUnited States. At the advent of theAfrican decolonization in the early 1960s sounded the death knell for Africa. […]

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Scholars Strategy Network: Federal COVID Funding Will Reach Us All

Maine is on the cusp of $ 15 billion. That’s a lot of money! As of August 17, this is the amount that the Maine Bureau of the Budget reports has been made available to Maine through federal COVID assistance legislation. Five separate federal laws, covering the period 2020-2021, have authorized these distributions. Among them: […]

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Mexico secures female central bank president and Supreme Court judge

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico’s president on Wednesday appointed the country’s first female governor of the country’s central bank, saying putting women in high office was a priority. The decision comes a day after another female judge was appointed to the Supreme Court. “Women remain a priority,” President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on Wednesday. […]

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Egyptian President vows to strengthen regional economic integration

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has pledged to realize his country’s vision of deepening economic integration between countries in the region and accelerating economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. During his presidency of the 21st session of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern African Countries (COMESA), Sissi highlighted the vital role played by the […]

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Cebu Pacific expands domestic flight network

Cebu Pacific is expanding its nationwide network in a bid to capture growing demand for air travel after more local governments abandoned reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) testing for fully vaccinated people. The Gokongwei-led carrier said flights would be added to its routes serving Boracay, Bohol, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro, Davao and General Santos. “As […]

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EU opens door to aid for semiconductor production

BRUSSELS (AP) – The European Commission said on Thursday it could approve aid to finance semiconductor production in the 27-country bloc amid a global chip shortage and intense global competition to fill the need. The EU executive branch expects the scarcity of semiconductors – a key element in everything from smartphones to cars – to […]

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EXPLANATION: Europe lacks natural gas. Is it Russia’s fault?

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) – Europe is short of natural gas – dangerously short. A cold winter could mean a severe crisis, and utility bills will rise, weighing on ordinary people and weighing on the economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to help fill Europe’s gas tanks as energy prices […]

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China, ASEAN agree to deepen economic integration to recover from pandemic

People walk out of the 18th China-ASEAN Expo venue in Nanning, capital of southern China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, September 13, 2021 (Xinhua / Lu Boan) Leaders of China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed on Tuesday to deepen cooperation to help the region recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, including the rapid […]

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EALGA calls for post-COVID regional economic integration – KT PRESS

From left to right: Gulamhafeez Abubakar Mukadam, Jean-Marie Vianney Gatabazi and German envoy to Rwanda, Dr Thomas Kurz at a meeting on the sidelines The Annual General Meeting of the Association of Local Governments of East Africa and the Annual Meeting of the Forum of Local Governments of East Africa (EALGA) opened in Kigali with […]

Economic justice

Labor will be part of ‘climate and economic justice together’ – LabourList

Ed Miliband is expected to tell the conference that Labor will be the party of “climate and economic justice together” as he lays out his plans to help UK manufacturers win “the global race” to decarbonize. Addressing the party’s annual meeting on Sunday afternoon, the first in-person conference since 2019, the Shadow Business Secretary will […]

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Digitization and RCEP to boost regional economic integration – OpEd – Eurasia Review

COVID-19 is undoubtedly a fatal disease that has turned our lives upside down in many ways. As of September 23, it had infected more than 231 million people and killed more than 4.75 million people worldwide. It also disrupted economic activities. “The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted global affairs across the globe,” said Steve Chen, deputy […]

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Emirates news agency – Economic Integration Committee holds 7th virtual meeting

ABU DHABI, August 17, 2021 (WAM) – The Economic Integration Committee held its seventh virtual meeting, chaired by Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy. The meeting was attended by Dr Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, […]

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Wang Yi calls for economic integration in East Asia

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi. Photo: fmprc.gov.cn Further integration between ASEAN, Japan, South Korea and China is vital for the region, especially as many Asian countries face economic challenges amid the recent upsurge in the coronavirus, they said. experts said Wednesday, following the latest appeal from Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister […]

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New York City Celebrates June 19 With Block Party, Unveils Economic Justice Plan

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — New York City kicked off its June 19 celebration with a block party Friday at St. Nicholas Park in Harlem. President Joe Biden on Thursday signed legislation making June 19 a federal holiday to be observed on Friday, since the actual date falls on a Saturday. It is now the […]

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Economic Integration Committee adopts flexible action plan

The Economic Integration Committee has approved an action plan to provide actual data on the beneficiaries of more than 400,000 companies registered in the United Arab Emirates. This is to ensure compliance with international standards as stipulated in the ministerial resolution, according to which companies are required to create a register of the real beneficiary […]

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Inslee signs economic justice law to help working families | by the WA governor’s office | Washington State Governor’s Office

Governor on Tuesday signed working family tax credit and capital gains excise tax in Tukwila Governor Jay Inslee today signed an economic justice legislative package, including the Working Families Tax Credit and the Capital Gains Excise Tax, which begins the process to make the system taxable Washington reversed more just and more equitable. “It’s a […]

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A global consensus based on economic justice and shared prosperity

Economist John Williamson, who coined the term “Washington Consensus”, died in April 2021 at the age of 83. Economic debates in post-apartheid South Africa were shaped by the ideas of Williamson. As inequalities continue to increase and as we strive to rebuild better after the pandemic, we can look to South Africa for a new […]

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Africa must step up economic integration: report

ANKARA Africa must step up productive and infrastructural integration as part of the process of economic recovery from COVID-19, a report suggested. The African Regional Integration Index (ARII), a joint publication of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, the African Development Bank and the African Union Commission, provides up-to-date data on the state of […]

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Hong Kong-based MPs and policy advisers to focus on economic integration in two sessions

First batch of COVID-19 mRNA vaccine in Hong Kong and Macau With many Hong Kong-based MPs in the national legislature and members of the highest political advisory body due to attend the next two sessions in Beijing, they bring a plethora of proposals and suggestions focused on improving economic integration between mainland China and Hong […]

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Student loan cancellation “is a matter of racial and economic justice,” says Democratic Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley

Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) lent her voice to the choir urging the Biden administration to write off student debt, highlighting the impact on black borrowers. “Canceling student loans is a matter of racial and economic justice in our country,” Pressley said at a virtual conference hosted by the Consumer Federation of America. “Black student borrowers […]

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Short-sighted World Economic Forum ideas are driven by a fraudulent economic system

Klaus Schwab By Bhabani Shankar Nayak * The pandemic has shaken up neoliberalism as an economic project of capitalism. The economic architecture of neoliberalism based on austerity, liberalization, privatization and globalization has failed to ensure the basic dignity of life in terms of basic health, education, home and security food. Rising unemployment, hunger and homelessness […]