Feds to announce payout of up to 800M to Indigenous victims of

first_imgThe Canadian Press TORONTO – The federal government has agreed to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to survivors of the ’60s Scoop for the harm suffered by Indigenous children who were robbed of their cultural identities by being placed with non-native families, The Canadian Press has learned.The national settlement with an estimated 20,000 victims, to be announced Friday by Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, is aimed at resolving numerous related lawsuits, most notable among them a successful class action in Ontario.Confidential details of the agreement include a payout of between $25,000 and $50,000 for each claimant, to a maximum of $750 million, sources said.In addition, sources familiar with the deal said the government would set aside a further $50 million for a new Indigenous Healing Foundation, a key demand of the representative plaintiff in Ontario, Marcia Brown Martel.Spokespeople for both Bennett and the plaintiffs would only confirm an announcement was pending Friday, but refused to elaborate.“The (parties) have agreed to work towards a comprehensive resolution and discussions are in progress,” Bennett’s office said in a statement on Thursday. “As the negotiations are ongoing and confidential, we cannot provide further information at this time.”The sources said the government has also agreed to pay the plaintiffs’ legal fees – estimated at about $75 million – separately, meaning the full amount of the settlement will go to the victims and the healing centre, to be established in the coming months, sources said.The settlement would be worth at least $800 million and include Inuit victims, the sources said. The final amount is less than the $1.3 billion Brown Martel had sought for victims of the Ontario Scoop in which at-risk on-reserve Indigenous children were placed in non-Aboriginal homes from 1965 to 1984 under terms of a federal-provincial agreement.In an unprecedented class action begun in 2009, Brown Martel, chief of the Beaverhouse First Nation, maintained the government had been negligent in protecting her and about 16,000 other on-reserve children from the lasting harm they suffered from being alienated from their heritage.Brown Martel, a member of the Temagami First Nation near Kirkland Lake, Ont., was taken by child welfare officials and adopted by a non-native family. She later discovered the Canadian government had declared her original identity dead.Her lawsuit, among some 17 others in Canada, is the only one to have been certified as a class action. Her suit sparked more than eight years of litigation in which the government fought tooth and nail against the claim.However, in February, Ontario Superior Court Justice Edward Belobaba sided with Brown Martel, finding the government liable for the harm the ’60s Scoop caused. Belobaba was firm in rejecting the government’s arguments that the 1960s were different times and that it had acted with good intentions in line with prevailing standards.While Bennett said at the time she would not appeal the ruling and hoped for a negotiated settlement with all affected Indigenous children, federal lawyers appeared to be trying to get around Belobaba’s ruling. Among other things, they attempted to argue individuals would have to prove damages on a case-by-case basis.A court hearing to determine damages in the Ontario action, scheduled for three days next week, has been scrapped in light of the negotiated resolution, which took place under Federal Court Judge Michel Shore.One source said some aspects of the many claims might still have to be settled but called Friday’s announcement a “significant” step toward resolving the ’60s Scoop issue – part of the Liberal government’s promise under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to make reconciliation with Canada’s Indigenous people a priority.Jeffery Wilson, one of Brown Martel’s lawyers, has previously said the class action was the first anywhere to recognize the importance of a person’s cultural heritage and the individual harm caused when it is lost.Contact APTN National News here: news@aptn.calast_img read more

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The Latest Zimbabwe rights commission says 8 killed

HARARE, Zimbabwe — The Latest on Zimbabwe’s deadly unrest (all times local):11:30 a.m.The government-backed Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission says it has documented eight deaths in a days-long crackdown on protests over a dramatic fuel price increase.The constitutional body’s statement on Tuesday came hours after President Emmerson Mnangagwa cut short an overseas trip to return home and announced that violence by security forces would be investigated.The rights commission criticizes the use of the military and live ammunition and says the government has not learned from the deadly post-election crackdown in August in which six people died.The commission says the government should “ensure compensation for those that have been victims of military and police brutality.”___9 a.m.Zimbabwe’s president calls violence by security forces “unacceptable” and says it will be investigated after a week of economic crisis and crackdown in which activists said a dozen people were killed.President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday called for a “national dialogue” among political parties. He spoke upon returning home after skipping a visit to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to deal with unrest.Zimbabwe’s military was in the streets last week for the first time since post-election violence in August in which six people were killed. This time, people reported being hunted down in their homes by security forces and severely beaten.Mnangagwa says chaos and insubordination will not be tolerated and “if required, heads will roll.”He defends the dramatic fuel price increase that began the unrest.The Associated Press read more

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Nepal UN rights office proposes changes to draft law on caste discrimination

The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal (OHCHR-Nepal) and the National Dalit Commission of Nepal (NDC) said in a joint statement yesterday that if the current gaps in the draft “Caste-based Discrimination and Untouchability Crime Elimination and Punishment Act” are addressed, it could become a key tool to curbing the practice of caste-based discrimination in the South Asian nation. The so-called Dalits are considered a low-caste community or “untouchables” and are often subjected to discrimination and mistreatment in Nepal.“The NDC and OHCHR-Nepal urge the Legislature-Parliament and the Government of Nepal to make public the content of the draft bill to seek views from concerned stakeholders and to incorporate their concerns and recommendations,” said Bijul Kumar Biswakarma, the chairperson of NDC, and Anthony Cardon, officer-in-charge of OHCHR-Nepal, in the joint statement.Mr. Cardon said in separate remarks that the OHCHR-NDC recommendations would ensure that the proposed law “is consistent with the highest human rights standards and the commitments made by Nepal.”Nepal is a State party to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, which obliges signatories to prohibit discrimination based on descent, including caste-based discrimination. The country’s Interim Constitution and other laws also prohibit any discrimination based on caste.In their statement, the NDC and OHCHR-Nepal said the draft bill should fill the gaps of the current legislation to ensure effective prosecution of offences based on caste-based discrimination and compensation for victims. Penalties should correspond to the seriousness of each offence, they said. 9 December 2010The United Nations human rights office in Nepal and the national commission against caste-based discrimination have analyzed draft legislation intended to ensure equality and prevent mistreatment, and recommended further consultations and a revision of the bill to include appropriate penalties and compensation. read more

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BMW CEO Reithofer to move to chairmans job production exec Krueger to

FILE – In this March 19, 2014 file picture CEO of the German car manufacturer BMW Norbert Reithofer gestures during the annual balance press conference in Munich, Germany. Germany. Luxury automaker BMW says Tuesday Dec. 9, 2014 that CEO Norbert Reithofer will leave his post early to become chairman of the board. The company said he would be replaced as CEO by BMW production executive Harald Krueger. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson) FRANKFURT – BMW shook up its top leadership Tuesday, saying that CEO Norbert Reithofer would leave his post to become chairman of the board as part of “generational change” at the head of the German luxury automaker.The end of Reithofer’s tenure as CEO, combined with the departure of a key manager for rival Volkswagen, means significant turnover in the executive team at the Munich-based maker of the X5 sport utility and the 3-Series sedan.Reithofer, 58, is to be replaced by 49-year-old BMW production executive Harald Krueger.The company said the changes were “steps taken to initiate a generational change” in the CEO and chairman’s jobs.Shaking things up further for BMW, Volkswagen announced it had poached top BMW executive Herbert Diess.Diess, 56, held the crucial post of product development — responsible for renewing the model lineup that the company’s business depends on. He will now take charge of the Volkswagen brand for Wolfsburg-based VW, whose brands also include Audi, Skoda, SEAT and Lamborghini. VW called Diess “one of the most capable minds in the automotive industry.”By taking over the flagship brand, Diess was immediately seen as a potential successor to Volkswagen AG CEO Martin Winterkorn. He will not take his new post until Oct. 1, Volkswagen said.BMW said it was replacing Diess as development head with 54-year-old Klaus Froehlich, who most recently was in charge of small and medium-sized models.Reithofer has headed BMW since 2006 and has seen it through steady profits, strong margins and expansion of its business in China.His replacement as CEO, Krueger, joined the company as a trainee in 1992 and worked his way through several top jobs. He was responsible for the company’s MINI brand and its motorcycles before becoming production chief in 2013. He has also been project engineer for the plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, in the 1990s and director of engine production at Hams Hall in the U.K.The Munich-based company said in a statement that Reithofer will replace board chairman Joachim Milberg, 71, at the shareholder meeting on May 13.Shares in BMW, or Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, were off 1.6 per cent at 89.23 euros amid generally falling shares in afternoon trading in Europe. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email by David McHugh, The Associated Press Posted Dec 9, 2014 3:01 am MDT BMW CEO Reithofer to move to chairman’s job, production exec Krueger to take over read more

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Ohio States Noah Brown on a different level than last fall

Sophomore wide receiver Noah Brown is 1 of several OSU receivers expected to see significant playing time this season. Credit: Courtesy of OSU AthleticsOn the outside or in the slot, Ohio State wide receivers coach Zach Smith wants sophomore Noah Brown ready to play.“I told him going into spring, ‘The mentality right now is to get you ready to start at all three spots,’” Smith said during a Tuesday press conference.Brown arrived in Columbus ahead of last season as a 240-pound H-back and earned playing time in 11 games. But he finished the year with just one catch for nine yards and one carry for a loss of four yards.But after playing as an H-back throughout the Buckeyes’ national championship campaign, Smith said Brown has transformed physically, and his performance has taken off this spring.“Noah Brown’s probably had as good a spring as I could have wanted,” Smith said. “He’s dropped 25 pounds, he’s on a different level than he was in the fall, so I’m really, really pleased with where he’s at.”Just as Brown has transitioned into a standout performer during practice, the first nine sessions of spring football have been a period of change for the entire OSU wide receiver corps.The Buckeyes return their leading receiver — redshirt-junior Michael Thomas — but lose their top deep threat in Devin Smith and a jack of all trades in Evan Spencer. On top of the departures, Thomas is sidelined after undergoing a sports hernia surgery, and junior H-back Dontre Wilson, redshirt-freshman wide receiver Johnnie Dixon and redshirt-sophomore wide receiver James Clark are all recovering from injuries.Even though the injuries are holding some of OSU’s top receivers off the field, Smith said some young players have a chance to step up.“I feel good about the reps that the other guys are getting,” he said. “It’s giving other guys an opportunity to improve that maybe you wouldn’t have gotten as many opportunities as they would have.”But unlike Brown, Smith said not every young OSU receiver has proven they are ready to step on the field during the regular season.“Young guys like (redshirt-freshmen) Parris Campbell and Terry McLaurin, they’re still working,” Smith said. “Every day they’re going out and blowing out. They’re grinding to get better, and they’re not there yet.”While those players are still working toward an opportunity to contribute, Smith added that players like Brown and redshirt-sophomore H-back Jalin Marshall are getting a chance to practice on the outside and in the slot. He said that gives OSU a chance to put its top threats on the field at once.“Kinda like Jalin,  (Brown) has that flexibility so that when we need to get the best three on the field, whoever that is, I can plug them where we need to and they’ll be really good at it,” Smith said.The Buckeyes are scheduled to conclude spring practice with the annual Spring Game on April 18 before taking on Virginia Tech on Sept. 7 in Blacksburg, Va., to open the 2015 season. read more

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No Ring No Bring Royal Wedding rules to leave relatives waiting in

Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. A select handful will have a rather different experience: watching from their iPads in a farm shop carpark. When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed on Saturday, millions will watch on their televisions at home. A lucky few will have an exclusive invite to the chapel, while others may gather to watch an outdoor screen at a public party. The complicated logistics of the day will see guests dropped off for security checks at the Windsor Farm Shop, boarding buses… The Royal wedding will see the partners of some invited guests left out of the celebrations for reasons of space, with unmarried friends or those who do not know the couple so well asked to leave their girlfriends and boyfriends outside. read more

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Mens EHF EURO 2014 Serbia VS Spain for semis – Slovenians attack

Decision about the semi-finalist of the Men’s EHF EURO 2014 will be made today! Denmark is the only team who secured the battle for the final from the first position in the group. Danes beat Spain 22:21 in the match of the day, while Serbs destroyed France 30:20 as Spaniards did two days before. The match for the semis will be played at 16hrs in Linz – Serbia VS Spain.In the same time in Traun will play Slovenia and Germany. Slovenians will progress to TOP 4 with a minimal victory, while +6 for them will force Germans out of medal battle…Group 1:Serbia – Spain 16hrsDenmark – France 18hrsSerbia – France 30:20Denmark – Spain 22:21STANDING:Denmark 4Spain 2Serbia 2France 0Group 2:Slovenia – Germany 16Sweden – Austria 18Germany – Sweden 28:25Slovenia – Austria 30:22STANDING:Germany 4Sweden 2Slovenia 2Austria 0MORE INFORMATION ON OFFICIAL WEBSITE ← Previous Story Men’s U20 EURO 2014: Denmark and Germany to prove as a favorites Next Story → Andreas Nilsson joins MKB Veszprem! austria 2014Men’s EHF EURO 2014 read more

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Thinking of putting your bins out early Think again

first_imgNew proposed by-laws by the Darebin Council could see residents fined up to $1,500 for putting their bins out too early. According to the north suburban council, a number of complaints have been voiced from residents who are concerned that bins put out days in advance and left out after collection spoil the look of the street and make it look messy.If the by-law is passed, resident offenders can expect to pay a fine of $500 for their first offence. However, if left unpaid and the matter reaches the Magistrates Court, that’s when the cost skyrockets to a possible price tag of $1,476.10. Many residents have expressed their outrage, with some concerned that as the new by-law stands, it doesn’t take the individual needs of residents into consideration, with the potential to negatively impact on elderly and disabled residents. “My 90-year-old neighbour has a personal carer and they put his bins out a day or two early, because that’s when they’re at his house. What will happen to him?” Rose Ljubicic, a Reservoir resident, told News Limited. A spokeswoman on behalf of local government minister Natalie Hutchins stated that councils needed to be more “fair dinkum with residents about their rates and charges”, calling it a “rubbish idea”.“For a council that is paying their CEO nearly $400,000, there are better ways to improve their bottom line than needlessly slugging local residents,” she said. However, Darebin mayor Cr Steven Tsitas reassured Neos Kosmos, stating that “it is in draft stage and still out for public consultation”.“It may well be after receiving submissions from the community that the proposal will be modified.”A public forum will be held on Friday 17 April, 2015 from 10.00 am to noon at Preston Council Chambers, 350 High Street, Preston, to discuss various by- law proposals, including the proposed bin fines. For more information, call (03) 8470 8888. Otherwise you can make a submission by emailing locallaw@darebin.vic.gov.au or write to Draft General Local Law 2015, City Of Darebin, PO Box 91, Preston 3072. Submissions close on April 27. Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagramlast_img read more

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Could Deadpool Have a Real Shot at an Oscar

first_imgStay on target If by chance this happens, prepare for the world’s most ridiculous reaction video. https://t.co/GOQ6G5x3y8— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) January 6, 2017 Toy Tuesday: The Most Delicious Deadpool Toys11 New Year’s Resolutions for Our Favorite Characters center_img Many people are weirded out that Deadpool, the black sheep, superhero film that managed to both relaunch Ryan Reynolds’ mainstream film career and make the X-Men franchise fun again, is doing so well this awards season. And they should be. When you think of traditional “Oscar-bait,” Deadpool seems like the exact opposite: crass, vulgar, and even worse, a superhero film.If you go off of certain trends during awards season, then it might even be headed to the Oscars. Yes, this is a thing people are talking about. Best Picture nominee Deadpool? Probably not, but the fact it’s getting this much love is unprecedented in the current blockbuster era.On Tuesday, the Producers Guild of America (PGA) nominated Deadpool producers for the Darryl F. Zanuck Award.This is following a number of other nominations, including a Writers Guild Award and a win at the Critics’ Choice Awards for Best Comedy, along with three other nominations.Some people had to do a double-take after Deadpool was nominated for two Golden Globes, but its categories made sense. Reynolds’ performance was spot-on and earned him an acting nomination, while the film itself landed in the Best Comedy or Musical category, where it was bound to get kicked around by La La Land. The Golden Globes have multiple categories to take into account films that wouldn’t normally get recognized by Academy members. The Oscars are a bit more selective.The difference with Deadpool is that it just keeps getting nominations despite it being a genre comedy, and that’s noteworthy if you’re looking towards the future. io9’s Germain Lussier added in his analysis that since most of the people who vote on the big awards belong to the same guilds, and tend to vote for the same films, Deadpool‘s PGA nomination might be a sign it could be up for some Oscars. It’s been getting lumped in with more traditional Oscar fare: Moonlight, La La Land, Arrival, Manchester by the Sea, among others, and has become a consistent staple at multiple awards.Its huge success outside the box office and critics have been attributed to its humor and subversive tone, which pokes fun at the superhero film genre that many people have gotten tired of. Unlike Marvel films or–shudder–DC’s current slate, it’s pure comedy. It’s not the most tightly-written film, but it draws a lot from its source material, is made with a lot of passion, and is consistent in its tone.“Deadpool seemed to stand apart from the usual superhero movies regarding marketing and tone — not so serious,” Sasha Stone, an award show expert, told Polygon.This makes it perfect for the Academy, which tends to shy away from comedy and outright ignore action or genre films unless in specific circumstances. Most assumed that the group was going to make a move towards recognizing these more mainstream films after the decision in 2009 to expand the Best Picture category from five to 10. The Dark Knight, which was a critical success that year, was snubbed from the category, prompting the reconfiguring. That year, District 9, a science fiction film that wouldn’t have gotten a nomination before the expansion, got one.However, since then, the Academy hasn’t taken advantage of the improvements to include genre films or blockbusters–pieces that aren’t considered traditional Oscar fare but may be critically successful. Some outliers include Inception and Mad Max: Fury Road, along with a couple of Pixar films that crossed over from the Best Animated Feature category, but since The Dark Knight, no comic book adaptation or superhero film has gotten a Best Picture nomination.Blockbusters are mostly reserved for the technical categories, hence why Mad Max: Fury Road was able to clean up last year and why you can say “Oscar-nominated film Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.” But Deadpool is surprisingly becoming the crossover hit that could give the superhero/action genre some credibility (on the Academy’s standards).“Deadpool is doing extremely well in the guild awards, which are big indicators for Oscar success because there are a lot of crossover voting members,” Pete Hammond, awards columnist for Deadline, said. “This is all a very good sign for Deadpool that people may be broadening their definition of what’s awards-worthy this year.”It’s still doubtful that Deadpool is going to get a Best Picture nomination, despite the expanded category. Don’t be surprised to see it in some of the writing categories and obviously in some of the technicals, which is where comedies or action films can shine despite heavy competition from movies specifically designed for Oscar voters.This wouldn’t signal a change in how Academy members vote, since it would be following similar patterns, and it probably won’t get much beyond the aforementioned nominations, but to see Deadpool–this R-rated romp about a self-aware and violent mercenary in a mask–popping up at awards just as much as La La Land is bound to turn some heads. If anything, Deadpool‘s success signals a turn for superhero films and comedies. For all the claims of “superhero fatigue,” it might be on the verge of its apex, about to finally crossover from just being for comic book fans and geeks.Deadpool and superhero movies don’t need the Academy’s permission to exist, but it provides another outlet for them to soar. They make a lot of money at the box office, but now they can get some shiny trophies too. It’s not necessary, but it’s a symbol that only solidifies their staying power in cinema’s historical canon.Plus, if Deadpool gets an Oscar nomination, Reynolds has promised us something special. So, please, Academy, just give it one. For our sake.last_img read more

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Grand Bahamian men Arrested for collaboration in Killing of Turtle

first_imgHe then led authorities to a restaurant where he had sold the turtle meat for $160.  The business partners at that establishment were subsequently arrested for purchasing the protected species.All three were taken to the West End Police Station for questioning and are expected to face charges on Friday morning.  The Freeport detachment is led by Lieutenant Commander Chappell Whyms and forms a strategic part of the Force’s Northern Command.  The Royal Bahamas Defence Force’s mandate of Guarding our Heritage extends to protecting our endangered species and environment.Release: RBDFHeader: Grand Bahamian man being led away by Defence Force Marines on March 7, 2017. He was allegedly responsible for the beheading of a loggerhead turtle, a species that has been protected by law since 2009.First insert: The stored packages of the loggerhead turtle in the cooler at a restaurant in Grand Bahama. A total of three individuals were arrested for their roles in the killing of the endangered species.Second insert: The shell remains of a loggerhead turtle which was beheaded on March 7, 2017 in Freeport, Grand Bahama. Three men were arrested for the incident seen on social medial. (Photos courtesy of RBDF Northern Detachment) (For further information please contact the RBDF Public Relations Department or visit our website: www.rbdf.gov.bs, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and view our Youtube channel) -rbdf- #GuardOurHeritage #MarlinSpike #operationconservation Related Items: Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp#Bahamas, March 8, 2018 – Grand Bahama – The Royal Bahamas Defence Force acted quickly in partnership with the Department of Fisheries when a particular gruesome video of a man beheading a loggerhead turtle, a species that has been protected by law since 2009 surfaced yesterday on social media.  Less than twelve hours after the video aired, three Grand Bahamians have been charged with violating Section 244 of the Fisheries Jurisdiction & Conservation 2009 Section 29 that is Subject to Regulation 32, where “no person shall take, have in his possession, buy or sell — (a) marine turtles; (b) marine turtle parts; or (c) marine turtle eggs.”A four member team from the Royal Bahamas Defence Force’s section detached to Freeport led by Chief Petty Officer Fred Smith collaborated with Assistant Superintendent of Fisheries Clement Campbell and located the man identified in the video as a native of West End Grand Bahama. Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApplast_img read more

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Stachtoberfest at Stone Brewing World Bistro Gardens Escondido

first_img October 22, 2018 Posted: October 22, 2018 Updated: 9:11 PM 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsESCONDIDO (KUSI) – Fall festivities continue here in San Diego, and local firefighters are celebrating by growing mustaches.Stachtoberfest is an annual fundraiser that helps families of fallen firefighters.KUSI’s Dave Scott was live from Stone Brewery Monday afternoon with the latest. KUSI Newsroom, center_img KUSI Newsroom Stachtoberfest, at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens- Escondido Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitterlast_img read more

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Mahindra XUV500 Automatic Variant to Debut in Mid2015 Report

first_imgMahindra and Mahindra is likely to launch the new automatic gearbox variant of its iconic sports utility vehicle XUV500 by mid-2015, claims a new report.According to an AutoCarIndia report, Mahindra XUV500 automatic will feature a six-speed transmission, developed by Ssangyong compact SUV.”Yes, we are going to install a six-speed automatic, which is coming in January 2015 and Mahindra is also considering that same gearbox for the XUV500, so in terms of volume that is great for us and we can save some money,” ACI quoted Y I Lee, President and CEO of Ssangyong Motor Company. Mahindra’s XUV500 recently crossed a milestone 75,000 units sales since its launch in 2011. Unveiled in September 2011, across five Indian cities, the cheetah-inspired XUV500 drew massive attention due to its stylish frame and state-of-the-art technologies, which include GPS navigation system, automatic climate controls, voice vommands and a sophisticated infotainment system, complete with 6-inch LCD touchscreen, DVD player, Bluesense technology, iPod connectivity, along with six speakers.On the engine front, the XUV500 runs on a 2.2litre mHawk diesel engine, mated to a six-speed gearbox for transmission that provides 140bhp with 330Nm torque. It is available in three variants: the W6 ,W8, the recently launched W4.Currently, Mahindra sells only its Scorpio with automatic transmission. At the recently concluded Delhi Auto Expo 2014, Mahindra had showcased the Quanto with an automated manual transmission, along with the hybrid XUV500 and Halo electric sportscar.last_img read more

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We Have a Teaser for Marvels The Punisher

first_imgStay on target Netflix Cancels Marvel’s ‘Jessica Jones’ and ‘The Punisher”The Punisher’ Season 2 Trailer Teases Frank Castle’s Masked Enemy After the conclusion of The Defenders, it’s going to be a little bit before we see any of those four heroes in action again. The soonest we can expect any of the Defenders back is some time in 2018 with Jessica Jones season two. There is another Marvel Netflix series on the way this year, though. The Punisher will see a release sometime in the next few months, though Netflix still isn’t giving that information away just yet. Just look at that taunting redacted release date at the end of the teaser that dropped today. Fall in. pic.twitter.com/nq7kxyidIC— The Punisher (@ThePunisher) August 28, 2017Though it stops just short of telling us when we can expect to watch Frank Castle murder everyone (we hope), it does give us a first look at the main characters of the series. What they mean to the story exactly, we’ll probably have to wait until the show’s release date to find out. The teaser does give off a military conspiracy vibe that could make for a great Punisher storyline.Before the release of the trailer, the show’s Twitter account posted a series of tweets, all written in Morse Code. Translated, they read:3 A.M.Two Dead MenKandaharResupplyGunnerThe Judas GoatCrosshairsCold SteelFront Toward EnemyVirtue of the ViciousDanger CloseHomeMemento MoriGiven that there are 13 of them, these are probably the episode titles for the first season. Those all sound like Punisher stories to me. I especially like Front Toward Enemy, named for the should-be-obvious instructions written on a Claymore mine. While it’s frustrating that we don’t have a release date just yet, one has to be coming soon. There just aren’t very many months left in the year. If they want to start promoting this thing, they need to let us know when we can watch it. Soon. Until they do, we’ll just have to be content with what they’ve shown so far. Which includes the surprisingly story-heavy teaser that premiered at the end of The Defenders. Coming to collect. ███ 2017. #ThePunisher pic.twitter.com/VmP6fCtFfx— The Punisher (@ThePunisher) August 21, 2017Speaking of The Defenders, Netflix released some data about the order in which most people watch Netflix’s Marvel shows. If you’ve been a fan since the beginning, you probably watched them in the order they came out. First Daredevil, then Jessica Jones, then season two of Daredevil, followed by Luke Cage and finally Iron Fist and The Defenders. And since each series is accompanied by a big marketing push, you’d think that’s how most people watched the shows as well. But you’d be wrong.For most people, Comic Book reports, Jessica Jones is where they jump on. From there, they’ll watch both seasons of Daredevil, then move on to Luke Cage and Iron Fist. I guess there’s not enough data to see whether or not The Defenders jumps the line at all. Netflix also estimates that one in eight audience members who watch their Marvel shows aren’t familiar with comics-based content beforehand. Meaning for a lot of people, Jessica Jones is their first comic book TV show ever. Not a bad one to start with, though it’s good enough to spoil you for any superhero series you watch next.Netflix vice president of product innovation Todd Yellin says what really surprised him are the shows that lead from one to another. People who started with Jessica Jones move on to Daredevil, and vice versa. Likewise, people who started with Luke Cage go on to Iron Fist. That pairing makes some amount of sense given that Marvel Comics has often paired the heroes up. Yellin says he’s really surprised that Jessica Jones doesn’t lead people to Luke Cage, considering Luke’s story begins in the former.They also have some interesting data regarding which audiences gravitate to which Marvel series first. Fans of Breaking Bad and House of Cards typically start with Daredevil. Jessica Jones is a popular starting point for people who like Orange is the New Black, Friends, and Master of None. Luke Cage is popular with fans of shows like The Walking Dead and Black Mirror. And the younger viewers of shows like The 100 and 13 Reasons Why like Iron Fist. Hey, at least someone does.Let us know what you like about Geek by taking our survey.last_img read more

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Protecting Your Computer Part 1 Common Sense

first_img Explore further by Philip DunnBelieve it or not, the most important defense for your computer is not an anti-virus program or a firewall, but your own brain. The way you use your computer determines how secure it is. Citation: Protecting Your Computer: Part 1 – Common Sense (2006, January 9) retrieved 18 August 2019 from https://phys.org/news/2006-01-common.html As a matter of fact, lie on just about every web page that asks you for personal information. If they ask for an email account to verify, use your throw-away web mail account, not your principal account. Do the same when registering software.Pornography is the single largest user of bandwidth on the Internet. Despite protests to the contrary, almost everyone looks at porn on the Internet. This is where people make their biggest mistakes. They can quickly end up with a virus ridden computer, get hundreds of nude pics every day in their email and have XXX pages popping up whenever they go online.If you must look, do so safely. Set your browsers security level to high and do not allow pop-up windows. When asked if you wish to run ActiveX controls, click no.Never, under any circumstances, download and install software from these sites no matter how enticing it may seem. These programs will take over your computer and your anti-virus program will not detect them. Always click no when offered the option to download any software from these sites.Sometimes these porn sites will ask you if you would like to make them your home page. Don’t do it unless you enjoy your boss/significant other/children seeing what you’ve been up to.Never give your email address to a porn site.File sharing is completely legal as long as you only share legal content. However, it’s often impossible to tell weather it’s legal or not. Best bet; don’t do it. Many file sharing programs come with loads of spyware – more on spyware later. Besides that, they can allow other users to see important files on your hard drive.File sharing has been used to pass viruses, illegally copied music, pirated software and even child porn. Be extremely careful with what you download. Popular and relatively safe file sharing programs include Shareza, Limewire and EMule.Spyware is software you inadvertently install when installing some other program. Spyware reports your online activities to a third party when you are connected to the Internet. Avoid spyware by paying careful attention when installing software and avoiding pirated programs and “free” utilities. Always look the program up on Google first before installing. If it has spyware, somebody has detected it.Don’t let other people use your computer or supervise their activity. They may not have read this article or decide to install “cool screen savers” or other virus ridden programs.Be wary of using your credit card online. One good strategy is to have a credit card with a low limit just for online purchases. Never type your credit card number into a web page that is not secure – in should show a small lock in the bottom right side of your browser. Don’t keep credit card numbers on your computer, either.Flow these simple tips and remember: nothing is for free, if it sounds too good to be true, it is and will probably end up infecting your computer.[Protecting Your Computer: Part 2 – Firewalls]Copyright 2005 PhysOrg.com Apple removing or restricting apps for controlling screen time Web browsing on the Internet and email can be a dangerous, but thinking before you click can save you a world of hurt. Here are some tips to help you keep the hackers at bay.Do not give out your principal email to everyone. Get a free web mail address for times when you need to give an email to access pages or open accounts. I recommend having three different email addresses. Use one for family members only. Never give out this address to anyone and tell family members to do likewise. Use another email for important mail, Paypal, work related stuff and good friends. Again, give out this address with caution. Avoid forwarding jokes, trivia and other junk mail to your friends. Tell them not to send junk to you, as well. Set up a third account to type into web pages to read articles, get information from vendors and to receive junk mail. Use this account to forward witty jokes, questionable photos and mass mailings. This account can be cancelled when it gets overloaded with Spam or unwanted mail.Why is all this necessary, you might well ask? Because your email is like your street address, but much more accessible. Once your email address makes it into a hacker’s computer, he can attack your account at will, sending you all kinds of dangerous virus-ridden mail and annoying ads for things like Viagra and porn. Your only permanent escape from this, despite spam filters, is closing the account.Web mail accounts have another advantage in that the mail stays on a remote server. It does not require downloading – you read it online. Good web mail providers scan all email giving you an added layer of protection. You can also read web mail from any computer making it handy when traveling.Popular and reliable free web mail hosts are Google (Gmail) and Yahoo!(Yahoo! Mail). If you like a good, quick free web email account with no frills, try Fastmail (www.fastmail.fm). When signing up for these accounts, they will invariably ask you all kinds of questions. Be smart and lie – yes, you heard me: Lie. Use any information but your own. Why? Because they often sell this information to 3rd parties who then bombard you with junk mail, phone calls and Spam. If you cannot tell a lie, stick to regular email accounts. This document is subject to copyright. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission. The content is provided for information purposes only.last_img read more

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Hot off the press American Queen Steamboat Companys 2019 brochure

first_img<< Previous PostNext Post >> NEW ALBANY — American Queen Steamboat Company has released its 2019 deluxe brochure, featuring 100 full-colour pages and a comprehensive overview of river cruise offerings in the United States.Now in its eight season, the U.S.-flagged cruise line comprises three ships that were inspired by the great steamboats of the 19th century: American Queen, American Empress, and American Duchess. These ships will embark on a variety of itineraries in 2019, sailing along the mighty Mississippi to such beloved destinations as Nashville, Chicago and more.“Our new brochure vividly captures the authentic American experience we provide to our guests that has no equal in terms of cuisine, hospitality, extraordinary entertainment, and unique experiences ashore,” shares American Queen Steamboat Company President and COO Ted L. Sykes. “After our record setting 2017 season we’re excited to move full steam ahead as we welcome back many returning guests and share our experience with others for the very first time.”Highlights of the 2019 season include:Mighty Mississippi cruises give guests the best chance to experience the most storied river in America. With 16- and 23-day cruises covering the length of the Mississippi from Red Wing, MN to New Orleans, guests will be transported back in time. Stops in storied river ports like Natchez, MS, Hannibal, MO, Memphis, TN, St. Louis, MO, and Paducah, KY provide excitement and give guests the opportunity to explore some of the most vibrant ports in America.New itineraries on the Ohio, Tennessee and Cumberland Rivers as well as on the Upper Mississippi River including stops in Pittsburgh, PA, one of the grandest river towns in the country. Other new itineraries include Cincinnati, OH to Memphis, TN, Louisville, KY to Pittsburgh, PA and vice versa, and Nashville, TN to Chattanooga, TN and vice versa.Racing on the River theme cruise on the American Duchess offers guests the chance to experience the heritage of small town America. Themed racing events include a five-kilometre run in Augusta, Kentucky, and watching a horse race at the famed track at Churchill Downs in Louisville.More news:  Hotel charges Bollywood star $8.50 for two bananas and the Internet has thoughtsThe all-new luxury paddlewheeler American Duchess can carry up to 166 guests and offers 46 sailings in 2019, with new stops and overnights in ports like Nashville and Chicago.American Empress, the largest and most elegant riverboat west of the Mississippi, carries 223 guests and will embark on its sixth season sailing the Pacific Northwest beginning March 3, 2019. It will offer 38 departure dates sailing between Portland/Vancouver, Wash., and Clarkston, Wash., and feature stops along the Columbia and Snake Rivers such as Multnomah Falls, Mt., St. Helens and the Walla Walla Wine Trail.Embarking on its eight season on Feb. 17, 2019, the American Queen will offer 43 itineraries next year, with each voyage steeped in history. Highlights include pre-cruise hotel stays in New Orleans and tracing the steps of Mark Twain in Hannibal, MO.Nine-day sailings on the American Queen start at US$2,099, while American Empress fare begin at $2,099. American Duchess fares start at $2,399. All nine-day journeys include a one-night, pre-voyage hotel stay, shore tours in all ports, complimentary wine and beer with dinner and a host of other amenities.More news:  Visit Orlando unveils new travel trade tools & agent perksFor more details go to AmericanQueenSteamboatCompany.com. Tags: American Queen Steamboat Company, Brochures Travelweek Group Posted bycenter_img Hot off the press: American Queen Steamboat Company’s 2019 brochure Friday, March 2, 2018 Sharelast_img read more

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Getting Uncomfortable at industry MeToo event inspires new possibilities

first_img Posted by Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Devin Kinasz Tags: Events, Young Travel Professionals, YTP Getting ‘Uncomfortable’ at industry #MeToo event inspires new possibilitiescenter_img Share << Previous PostNext Post >> TORONTO — Things got a little ‘uncomfortable’, but the first ever travel industry event addressing #MeToo issues left guests more knowledgeable about the problem and inspired about the possibility of everyone feeling safe, without fear of sexual harassment.Led by a panel of travel professionals and public educators, ‘Let’s Get Uncomfortable’ centred on issues of workplace inequity, sexual harassment and the importance of bystander intervention. It was hosted by Young Travel Professionals (YTP) in partnership with Ryerson University’s Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, sponsored by G Adventures and Planeterra.According to the event organizers, Britney Hope, Account Manager – Media Relations at Bannikin, Annie Ewing, Independent Travel Advisor, TTI Travel and Terrilyn Kunopaski, Editor-in-Chief, CT Magazine & Canadian Traveller, the travel industry can be an uncomfortable place for many people.“’Does that mean I get to spank you?’ ‘Do I get to pull your f***ing hair right now?’ These are real quotes from women in this room said to them by their travel industry colleagues,” says Kunopaski, the panel moderator. “Unfortunately, as much as the #MeToo movement has accomplished over the past year, the travel industry still struggles to even acknowledge that gender-based discrimination and harassment are deeply embedded problems.”The event’s expert educators included Julie Lalonde, a women’s rights advocate and public educator, and Farrah Khan, manager of Ryerson’s Office of Sexual Violence Support and Education.Panel members included Amrita Bhalla, managing director, A.B Consulting and sessional lecturer at Ryerson University; Shalene Dudley, owner, Latitude Concierge Travels; Brad Ford, President of Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold; and Rhea Simms, global coordinator for the Planeterra Foundation.More news:  ‘Turn around year’ for TPI brings double-digit growthWhile the panel conversation touched on enough subject matter for a dozen more events, it is clear that some shifts in our personal attitudes could help spur company and industry wide positive change too.Here are some of the main takeaways from the event:Sexual harassment goes well beyond physical assault and inappropriate, sexually suggestive comments should also not be tolerated or laughed off as a joke.It is no longer acceptable to be a passive bystander watching bad behavior unfold, it is everyone’s responsibility to keep people safe and feeling comfortable. You can bring it up on the spot, for example, “What you said wasn’t cool” or you may feel it best to bring it up privately. In either case, the onus is on the perpetrator to figure out why their behaviour is unacceptable. Don’t feel like it’s your job to explain.Coming forward as a victim is extremely stressful and life-changing, so there’s needs to be as much support as possible so people don’t feel further ostracized and harassed. The biggest thing victims of sexual assault need is your support, so listen to them and help them take any next steps that might be necessary.Creating a safe work environment for victims to come forward is of utmost important for individuals and companies alike, but must always be left to the discretion of victims.Everyone should also reflect on whether they are personally approachable with these types of issues and whether people have felt safe sharing their stories with you. If not, you might want to understand why to help make people feel more comfortable in the future.Businesses of all sizes must put transparent, well-publicized sexual harassment policies in place that include the reporting and investigating process, as well as the consequences for infractions.It is important to prioritize the empowerment of women so they may succeed at executive and board level positions. Currently, 5-8% of women hold board positions, even though they make up 70% of the workforce in the travel industry (Diageo Study).We need to become aware of the impact travel has in-destination on gender equality issues, just like some companies, like G Adventures, take pride in considering their environmental and economic impact.There are many resources available to people who have been victimized by sexual harassment. Information is available at www.letsgetuncomfortable.ca or call the Toronto Rape Crisis Centre at 416-597-8808.More news:  Sunwing to further boost Mazatlán service with new flights from OttawaThis is the first of many initiatives to keep the #MeToo conversation moving forward, says the three organizers, adding that they hope industry leaders who can make a difference within their organization will begin to take these issues more seriously.  This ‘uncomfortable’ event planted the seed of possibility that everyone can feel safe and enjoy the industry we love.last_img read more

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Research Shows That Borrowers are Seriously Undereducated in Homebuying

first_img Many borrowers are unaware of their homebuying power and are underestimating their mortgage eligibility, according to a recent study by Genworth Mortgage Insurance, a unit of Genworth Financial, Inc. The results showed that 66 percent of the 113 lending executives surveyed feel that many borrowers who are eligible for mortgages do not feel that they can realistically purchase a home.“Everything that private mortgage insurance stands for is about helping more borrowers become homeowners,” said Rohit Gupta, president and CEO of Genworth Mortgage Insurance. “Many qualified borrowers are uncertain about their own eligibility so it’s critical for our industry to be proactive about encouraging homebuyer education as a tool to help borrowers fully understand how the home buying process will work for them.”When questioned about the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) January 2015 balance sheet premium reductions, 65 percent of survey respondents noted that it will take between one to three years for the FHA to meet its required capital levels following its January premium reduction. In addition, 88 percent of those surveyed do not foresee a major impact to FHA indemnification levels as a result of the premium reductions, believing they will either remain flat or increase by one to five percent over the next 12 months.Senior executives displayed the most concern about government policy-related issues. Genworth found that 53 percent of senior executive respondents feel that their business will be impacted by the Private Mortgage Insurance Eligibility Requirements (PMIERS), while only 38 percent of non-senior executives expressed the same concern. Compared to 37 percent of the industry as whole, 44 percent of senior executives showed more concern about the revisions to the PMIERs by the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.In order to provide homebuyers with mortgage education tools, Genworth made its Homebuyer Education website more user-friendly. The new education course allows user to pace themselves and only have 12 registration fields, compared to the industry average of 19.“Our new Homebuyer Education website provides loan officers with a great, no-fee resource for helping borrowers with the home loan process whether mortgage insurance is needed or not,” said John Clifford, SVP of commercial operations at Genworth. “The more we can do to encourage them and their borrowers to prioritize homebuyer education, the easier it will be to achieve the goal of successful homeownership.” in Daily Dose, Data, Headlines, News Research Shows That Borrowers are Seriously Undereducated in Homebuying July 1, 2015 512 Views center_img Borrowers Genworth Mortgage Insurance Corp. Mortgage Eligibility 2015-07-01 Staff Writer Sharelast_img read more

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Go back to the enewsletter Guests will be invited

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterGuests will be invited to join Aqua Expeditions CEO and Founder, Francesco Galli Zugaro and celebrated Chefs, David Thompson and Pedro Miguel Schiaffino on a series of Mekong and Amazon River cruises in 2016.With the creation of Aqua Expeditions and building of three beautiful cruisers – Aqua Mekong, Aqua Amazon and Aria Amazon – Francesco Galli Zugaro, a modern-day adventure seeker, realised his dream of bringing the world to remote and untouched locations and providing an opportunity to interact with beautiful people – young and old. At the same time, guests are able to delve into the culture and history of local communities along the rivers’ paths and see amazing animal, bird, fish and plant life across breathtaking landscapes.In addition to the experiences available to guests on all Aqua Mekong cruises, Francesco will take guests on the hosted voyages on a bike riding adventure to local markets along the Mekong and kayaking on the gentle flows of the Amazon to spot the captivating local wildlife. Francesco will also share his vision which lead to Aqua Expeditions, over evening cocktails.Francesco Galli Zugaro Hosted Departures:Aqua Mekong7-Night Expedition Cruise: 26 August – 2 September 2016Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam to Siem Reap, CambodiaAqua Amazon7-Night Expedition Cruise: 19 – 26 November 2016Nauta (Iquitos), Peru to NautaDavid Thompson, who has been consulting Executive Chef on Aqua Mekong since the vessel’s inaugural cruise in October 2014, is well known in Australian-circles having run the acclaimed restaurants, Darley Street Thai and Sailor’s Thai in Sydney before moving onto open the Michelin-starred Nahm London then Nahm Bangkok. David has recently returned to Australia to open his newest restaurant, Long Chim in Perth.Pedro Miguel Schiaffino is consulting Executive Chef on Aqua Amazon and Aria Amazon. He is also Chef and Owner of Malabar, one of Lima’s most cutting edge and innovative restaurants, and founder of catering company, Schiaffino Gastronomika. Pedro has been listed in San Pellegrino World’s 100 Best Restaurants.On the hosted departures, David and Pedro will take guests on market tours to discover the locally grown and harvested ingredients so essential to the freshness of the dishes they serve on each of the vessels.  Guests will also join an on-board Master Class where David and Pedro will share their secrets of recipe planning, preparation and delivery and discuss the way in which the dynamic international food scene is transforming the way they design their latest visions of culinary creativity.David Thompson Hosted Departures:Aqua Mekong7-Night Expedition Cruise: 22-29 April 2016Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam to Phnom Penh, Cambodia7-Night Expedition Cruise: 13 – 20 May 2016Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), VietnamPedro Miguel Schiaffino Hosted Departures:Aqua Amazon4-Night Explorer Cruise: 29 March – 2 April 2016Nauta (Iquitos), Peru to Nauta7-Night Expedition Cruise: 26 November – 3 December 2016Nauta (Iquitos), Peru to NautaThe hosted cruises in 2016 are priced from USD3660 on Aqua Mekong and USD3330 on Aqua Amazon per person twin share for three nights.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

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Go back to the enewsletter ILTM Asia Pacific whi

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterILTM Asia Pacific, which takes place for the first time at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore, 21 – 24 May 2018, is attracting the attention of the world’s leading luxury travel brands who view the gateway to the region as key to their marketing business plans.Referring to their attendance at next year’s event, Simon Scoot, Vice President of Global Luxury and Lifestyle Sales IHG commented: “We have been partners with ILTM Asia since it started – it’s in our DNA. The move to Singapore for ILTM Asia Pacific adds another choice for us.”Other brands which have already confirmed their participation in ILTM Asia Pacific include Alila Hotels and Resorts, Capella Hotel Group, COMO Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels and Resorts and Waldorf Hotels and Resorts, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Jumeirah, Langham Hotels International, The Leading Hotels of the World, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Marriott Luxury Hotels, Ponant, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Rocco Forte Hotels, Rosewood Hotel Group, Silversea Cruises and Small Luxury Hotels of the World.Simon Bosshart, Director of China at Switzerland Tourism, also supported the re-positioning of the event saying “We are looking forward to taking part in a show with the same ambiance, story and concept as ILTM in Cannes, but dedicated to the Asia Pacific.”Switzerland Tourism join Dubai, Turespana and Tourism New Zealand among many other destinations taking part in ILTM Asia Pacific.Alison Gilmore, Director of the ILTM Collection added: “We are taking shape already, Singapore is a city that provides an efficient backdrop for the business of ILTM, then transforms itself into a buzzing night life scene which will give us some great opportunities for our parties all of which we will be making a lot more noise about over the coming months – expect to see us bringing the world to Asia in a very productive and special way.”ILTM Asia Pacific is an invitation-only event where the suppliers of luxury travel experiences meet the buyers representing the fast-growing market. The Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore will be joined by the Ritz-Carlton and Conrad Hotels as partner hotels for the event.Asia Pacific surpassed North America for the first time in 2016 to become the region with the largest amount of high net worth wealth (World Wealth Report 2016). By 2025, the report states that Asia-Pacific’s high net worth population would more than double to 11.7 million individuals. Luxury travel is outpacing ordinary travel in Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines, and ILTM Asia Pacific will now focus on this growth, collectively bringing together international and regional luxury travel suppliers to boost and build their businesses from this region.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more

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New data swap to boost Cypriot lenders performance Moodys says

first_imgBy Stelios OrphanidesThe exchange of credit data between Artemis Bank Information Systems Ltd and the Cooperative Central Bank which started on October 2, may help Cypriot lenders improve their credit standards as well as restructure and collect non performing loans, ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service said.“Under the new system, two separate databases held by banks and cooperatives will be pooled to form a complete credit registry,” Moody’s said in an email statement on Monday. “The registry will provide users with information on borrowers’ existing loan obligations and details such as whether the loans are performing, restructured or in arrears”.Before the introduction of the new regime of data exchange, banks and cooperative saving banks had separate access which offered an incomplete picture of a borrower’s financial obligations, Moody’s statement said.“We expect banks to make more progress than cooperatives in restructuring loans and increasing recoveries because of their more proactive culture and better trained staff, particularly at the Bank of Cyprus,” Moody’s said and added that it expects “the cooperatives to restructure loan volumes at a slower pace than the banks because they are less profit-oriented and have large exposures to loans for primary residences”.While the average non-performing loan ratio at Cypriot lenders was 47 per cent of gross loans in June, at Bank of Cyprus, Hellenic Bank and the Cooperative Central Bank was between 51 per cent and 58 per cent, according to Moody’s. You May LikeLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoKelley Blue BookYou Won’t Believe How Affordable These Ford Car Models AreKelley Blue BookUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCruise passenger airlifted to Paphos hospitalUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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