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Tesco and Sainsbury’s boost UK market share

first_img Tesco and Sainsbury’s boost UK market share whatsapp Show Comments ▼ whatsapp Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofThe Truth About Bottled Water – Get the Facts on Drinking Bottled WaterGayotBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofChicken Bao: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof KCS-content Sunday 9 January 2011 10:42 pm Share THREE of the UK’s big four supermarket chains are reporting Christmas figures this week, with analysts expecting Tesco and J Sainsbury to have boosted their market share.Research company Kantar suggests that Sainsbury’s advanced its share of the British grocery market by 0.3 per cent to 16.4 per cent while Tesco saw a lift of 0.1 per cent to 30.7 per cent. That would mean Wm Morrison has lost market share – down 0.1 per cent to 12 per cent – for the first time since 2007.Meanwhile, overall sales at Britain’s supermarkets rose 6.9 per cent year-on-year in December as a late surge in spending made up for a snow-disrupted start to the month. Sainsbury’s has grown its sales the most among the top four players, research company Nielsen says. It added sales for the week ending 25 December rose 16 per cent to a record £3.36bn, helped by higher prices.Marks & Spencer and Debenhams are among a slew of major retailers reporting this week, with all eyes on the impact of the freezing weather and snow over the traditionally strong trading period. Asda has not reported any Christmas figures but said it is “pleased with the continuing momentum”. Tags: NULLlast_img read more

September 4, 2021 0

Want to retire comfortably? I’d buy cheap FTSE 100 dividend shares for a passive income

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July 5, 2021 0

AHS Candidate Debate Ends With Insults and Accusations

first_img Same old, same old, Apopka Election Trickery. Trying to deceive, and get Democrat and Independent voters confused! Shame on Apopka Critic! I thought you were above that. I should have known! Democrats and Independents go and vote on Tuesday, March 15, and your vote WILL COUNT! Listen to Apopka Critic, Sammy Ruth’s buddy, and your vote will not be cast because this coming Thursday will be too late, the election will be over!!!! Way to go you scoundrels! Reply March 15, 2016 at 5:49 pm Orange County “ran out” of ballots, yep, that is what they said! They have a fix for this, however, calling Governor Rick Scott……!!! March 12, 2016 at 4:02 pm TAGSApopka High SchoolDebate Team Previous articleCommissioner Ruth: “We are better off now than 2 years ago.”Next articleDonna’s Deals: Make a Million Bucks by Playing with Toys Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Here is something that is very interesting. Google voter suppression on the google search bar, and go to the Wikipedia source. It will tell all about voter suppression. Even a minor dirty trick is in reality, voter suppression. So you will know. It also talks about how some robo calls have been used in the past, as voter suppression. All types of tricks. I take my voting seriously, because I know how voting for a bad person, that is given power, is a dangerous thing, be it local, state, or federal level. Even signing petitions for a person to be allowed to run, and be placed on the ballot, where a person lists NPA on the petition, but are listed on official registration papers of a certain political party, and are not NPA. These sort of tricks, and lots and lots of others. While you all are sitting around the breakfast tables at your local hangouts, laughing and thumbs upping, and think it is so hilarious, it is not, and I will continue to keep up the guard for anything I see, read, or hear that is not right or is unjust, in this election, or any other election. This is also why I am a very late voter, and not a early voter! So you will know. Tenita Reid Kyle, Mr. Arrowsmith, and Mr. Bankson both has a lot of big signs around town, however their signs are on private property, even if they are on fences, if I see one of theirs I will tell them. But I haven’t. Yours signs, that I have fussed about, are the locations where you, or someone from your camp, have placed on government property, either Orange County property, Orange County School ground property, or City of Apopka Property. That is why I am fussing about your signs. I have told you the locations, and you or someone else, has removed them, except the one that is still up across from Pines of Wekiva subdivision on Rock Springs Road. It is not suppose to be attached to the Orange County Property which is the guard rails of the bike trail. That is all. A giant Kyle Becker sign is posted on ORANGE COUNTY GOVERNMENT PROPERTY on the WEST ORANGE TRAIL GUARD RAILINGS in front of the Pines of Wekiva subdivision along Rock Springs Road!!!!!!!!! Kyle, you need to come and remove your campaign sign, you are in violation of the election laws regarding campaign signs!!!!!!!!!! Move it, or lose it!!!!!!!!!! ASAP!!!!!!!!!! Are the rules different for you, Kyle, because you have someone’s blessings from the Orange County School System on your side? Must be nice to buy friends in high places, with special interest money!!!!!!!!!! I wonder who in the world is that paid friend, with such powerful political clout is, that you can post signs all over town, on government property?????? All together, let’s sing, “I’ve got friends in high places.” You tube. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Reply 14 COMMENTS Seat 4 candidates got too hostile, all of them. Commission Arrowsmith was attacked for his length of service, and that is not right. A person has to manage to get elected, it is not automatic, like appointed for life, like the supreme court justices. No easy chore. The people elect and re-elect him. What is wrong with that? Experience is a definite plus, not a minus. And other stuff, he was accused of that he can’t be solely responsible for. That’s not right.Young Kim was attacked for code enforcement violations on his business. That was not right. There was a reference about ignorance. That was not right. I have talked with Young Kim and he speaks German, English, Spanish, Korean, and French , no easy chore.Kyle Becker was attacked for not having community service. That was not right. To achieve an eagle scout, you have to jump through a lot of hoops, doing community things, and projects. So that was not right, either.You all can take your boxing gloves off soon. The dust will settle. I wish you all well on your campaigns. Tenita Reid March 13, 2016 at 7:01 pm Tenita Reid Reply March 13, 2016 at 6:54 pm March 13, 2016 at 11:13 am March 14, 2016 at 8:19 pm Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate You lost me on the sign issue. Bill Arrowsmith and Doug Bankson have signs on fences everywhere. I finally get a few around town and you blame me. Elections are won on issues and not signs. Experience doesn’t count for much if it hasn’t produced anything. Campaigning is hard work knocking on doors and presenting a different vision for Apopka. We need to make Apopka better and it is fine to debate how to get that done. Mr. Arrowsmith lacks the interest to try to press on past “demographics” like Winter Garden, Mt. Dora and Sanford have done. I believe people want someone who will make it happen.. Reply March 13, 2016 at 11:34 pm March 13, 2016 at 5:19 pm Talk about factually inaccurate………..I just got off of the Apopka Critic website. He posted all the Apopka City Council candidates pictures and wished them all good luck. He then went on and posted THAT REMEMER REPUBLICANS VOTE TUESDAY AND DEMOCRATS VOTE THE FOLLOWING THURSDAY!!!!!!!! Sorry, Apopka Critic but either you are very misinformed, or either very slick, trying to “throw” the election. Which is it, Apopka Critic? Everybody votes Tuesday! Democrat, Republican and others!!! Do not believe Apopka Critic on this or your vote will not count, if you wait to vote on Thursday!!!!! March 13, 2016 at 4:53 pm Please enter your comment! March 12, 2016 at 4:38 am Please enter your name here Reply Reply March 12, 2016 at 10:01 am Reply center_img Tenita Reid Kyle Becker Reply Tenita Reid Tenita Reid March 13, 2016 at 7:44 pm Reply Tenita Reid Reply Apopka Critic is a dirty swamp rat! Thinks voter suppression is funny. How’s your chad hangin’, Apopka Critic? I’m surprised Apopka Critic didn’t say only super voters could vote on Tuesday, and all other registered voters who qualified could not could vote. Oh, that’s right, that wasn’t a joke, it actually did happen at the polls, for one of Apopka’s election decisions! I guess I’m just too sensitive, Apopka Critic, like your buddy, Sammy Ruth. I think Young Kim had some good ideas about fixing up Apopka, in the older part of downtown. He talked at the AHS debate about creating an art district, cafes, and improving safety on the bike trail. He said many people are afraid to use the bike trail, because of the crime areas, that it goes through. He spoke also of using the bike trail at night, and that threw me for a loop, as I would not think of using that bike trail at night, but then I thought, maybe others do use it at night. That has got me to thinking, do people really use it at night, through those high crime areas? Not good, if they do! He also wanted some programs to help protect young children and women, whatever those programs are. Sounds reasonable to me. Tenita Reid Tenita Reid March 14, 2016 at 9:19 am Tenita Reid The Anatomy of Fear Reply I just love this “non-partisan” race in Apopka. 6 of 6 total are Republicans. What a choice. The robo calls from PACs going out claim there is only 1 who is Republican, in this ” non-partisan” race. Not so funny, is it, when Republicans are tricked by Republicans? Huh? Who are you all blaming, the PACs, or de’ boogey man? Tenita Reid Reply Election Day for the Apopka City Commission seats #3 and #4 is only four days away. Already over 4,400 Apopkans have voted early or absentee. It is now clear that this will be the largest turnout for a Municipal election in Apopka history. Despite the large pre-election day numbers there was a good turnout for the AHS Candidate Debate sponsored by the Apopka Chamber of Commerce and hosted by The Apopka High School Debate Team on Thursday night.With skill and obvious research of the issues, the AHS Debate Team conducted a very effective and substantive debate. They asked pertinent questions, and kept it in control. Even when tempers flared, they were able to stay in charge.But at the end of a long and hard fought campaign, tempers were bound to flare up sooner or later.The Seat #3 debate was a cordial affair. Commissioner Sam Ruth focused his attention to the Apopka High students in attendance and stressed the need for them to get involved with the political process. He joked about bears in his backyard and how cool that was.Pastor Doug Bankson joked about eating the occasional cheeseburger, but to keep fast food in moderation.Alice Nolan talked about her love of nature and Apopka and urged the students to stay involved.Nothing to see here folks…The Seat #4 debate provided the fireworks for the evening.Young Kim took exception with Commissioner Bill Arrowsmith on a question about downtown improvement.“I’m going to make a polite attack on Mr. Arrowsmith. He had almost 40 years to fix this. Why have we seen so much blight in all the streets and unfinished streets where people can’t walk in certain areas? I just have to ask that question.”Arrowsmith’s reply shocked the audience.“I don’t consider it an attack, I consider it ignorance. You make a statement like that and you’ve been in business for 18 years in this community and your used furniture store has had code violations and you’ve done nothing to answer them. You’ve answered your own question.”Kim responded with another attack.“There’s this thing called the Community Restoration Project. It started in 1993. You were running against Mrs. McQueen. It’s been 23 years and nothing has happened. He took tax monies from small business owners and funneled it into the UCF Incubator… something completely illegal. You were supposed to use that money for blighted areas.”Arrowsmith again responded with a non-answer.“My high school english teacher always told me you can’t argue with ignorance.”In closing remarks Arrowsmith made a final point that seemed to upset Becker.“Community service is what qualifies you for public service. You need to know the people. You need to know the office, the organizations, the complete community to run for public office,” he said.“Listen to the issues. Learn what the issues are and vote with your head.”Becker closed the evening with an attack on Arrowsmith.“In terms of community service, nowhere in the charter does it say you have to have a certain resume’ to run for office. I’m a taxpayer. I’m charitable. I’m entitled as anyone on this stage to be a public servant and represent the city. And I find it funny that he brings up integrity issues when he goes around town saying he was the lone vote against the Martin’s Pond issue…that’s factually inaccurate. Another factual inaccuracy is a robocall saying he is the only Republican candidate. Trying to win votes that way. That’s not very honest.”The AHS Candidate Debate ended on that note.  Apparently the rule allowing a candidate to respond to an attack did not apply to closing statements. Kyle Becker, it is Election Day today, and I am posting this to let you know your big campaign banner is still tied to Orange County Property! Are the campaign election sign rules different for Kyle Becker? Do you have someone’s blessing to tie your big banners on Orange County Property by someone connected with Orange County Government? Who in the world would that be? It must be nice to have such friends in high places. I have drove by the Orange County Service building on Rock Springs Road, and there are multitudes of campaigners and campaign signs there near the voting polling place, but YOURS IS THE ONLY ONE POSTED ON ORANGE COUNTY PROPERTY TIED TO THE BIKE TRAIL GUARDRAILS ALONG THE WEST ORANGE TRAIL! You need to remove it, and place yours where the other candidates have their signs. Who do you think you are? Or, are you planning on leaving your banner there for Thursday’s vote??????? Kyle, in your closing statement at the AHS debate, you jumped on the subject of the robo calls, going out to the households, and you said that the robo calls indicated to the people, that Mr. Arrowsmith was the only republican candidate, and you seemed upset about it. Those robo calls are made by the PACs, and are paid for by the PACs, and whether you like them or not, you cannot control the PAC robo calls. It is just the way it is. It does not mean Mr. Arrowsmith approved them. I wanted you to know that. He wasn’t given the opportunity to respond to your closing statement. Also, this is supposed to be a non-partisan race, so why should that bother you? I vote as if it is non-partisan, which is how it is suppose to be. I know what party the candidates belong to, and it does not bother me. Why does it bother you so much, in a non-partisan race? 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June 19, 2021 0

UK online advertising began 10 years ago this week

first_imgSo, new media it certainly isn’t, but how experienced is your organisation in advertising online? Do you know what works and what doesn’t? While there is a plethora of different types of online advertising now ranging from banner ads, to targeted text ads in e-mail newsletters, pop-ups, pop-unders, interstitials, affiliate marketing programmes, and contextual keyword-based adverts such as those on Overture and Google, it must be noted that very few charities have tested anything but a small number of these opportunities.The banner ad’s death has been foretold many times, but it can still work when targeted well. However, UK Fundraising has reported on at least two top 20 UK charities only starting to test banner ads for the first time this year – 2004. While being at the bleeding edge of advertising is not part of a charity’s brief, testing a new, low-cost and global medium at some point in its first 10 years surely makes fundraising sense?Ten years on, there is cause for optimism. The number of charities that are using Google’s AdSense tool to promote themselves is heartening. Low-cost with budget control and good reporting options, it is an ideal tool for charities to experiment with. Tagged with: Digital Individual giving Research / statistics  23 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The first Web-based adverts by UK organisations began 10 years ago this week, according to the BBC.The BBC says that US telecoms firm AT&T was the first company to promote its services online to consumers in the UK.Indeed, UK Fundraising has previously reported that 27 October 1994 was the occasion of the Web’s first banner advert. Advertisementcenter_img UK online advertising began 10 years ago this week Howard Lake | 27 October 2004 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

June 16, 2021 0

What we’re reading: Actions have consequences

first_imgReddIt ReddIt printWe’re back and we’re reading – everything from the “New York Times” to the “Wall Street Journal.” We’re trying to help you keep up with the rapid pace of politics and policy. Today we’ve got Bill Cosby’s sentencing, a possible second meeting between Trump and the ‘Rocket Man’ and, the fate of a two-headed snake.President Donald Trump and the ‘Rocket Man’Amidst nuclear weapon threats from North Korea, President Donald Trump announced the second summit with Kim Jong Un is coming “quite soon.”“It was a different world,” Trump said, referring to when he labeled the North Korean leader as ‘rocket man.’ “That was a dangerous time. This is one year later, a much different time.”U.S. officials report that North Korea has still not taken steps toward denuclearization.Cosby to be sentenced TuesdayBill Cosby is scheduled to be sentenced today in a Pennsylvania courtroom.Cosby was found guilty in April of three counts of aggravated indecent assault for drugging and assaulting Andrea Constand in 2004.According to CNN, prosecutors asked Monday to sentence Cosby to five to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting Constand and the defense asked for a sentence of house arrest due to his advanced age and blindness.Judge Steven T. O’Neill will decided today whether Cosby should be classified a “sexually violent predator.”Live updates can be found on police officer fired Amber Guyger, the Dallas police officer charged with manslaughter, has been fired from the department Monday, according to a statement Dallas Police Chief Ulysha Renee Hall.Guyer, a white female, fatally shot Botham Shem Jean, a black man, in his own apartment. She said she mistakenly entered his apartment thinking it was her own. Guyer said she didn’t realize she was on the wrong floor.This verdict came during a hearing Monday, according to CNN.Scrabble adds new words to its repertoire The popular board game, Scrabble, announced that it is adding 300 new words to its collection.“OK” and “ew” are just a few of the words players can now use.“OK is something Scrabble players have been waiting for, for a long time,” said lexicographer Peter Sokolowski, editor at large at Merriam-Webster. “Basically two-and three-letter words are the lifeblood of the game.”Merriam-Webster released its last update four years ago. Now, the official dictionary has over 100,000 words.Woman arrested for sheltering animals during hurricaneA North Carolina woman was arrested after she took in two dozen animals during Hurricane Florence.Tammi Hedges runs Crazy Claws N Paws, an animal rescue group based in Goldsboro, NC. She was arrested for practicing veterinary medicine without a license on the ‘sick’ or ‘injured’ animals.The organization took in 27 animals, including 18 cats from one elderly couple, according to a volunteer. The animals were placed in an empty warehouse, which is in the process of being converted into a shelter.Two-headed snake…or snakesThe two-headed Eastern Copperhead found in a Virginia Neighborhood last week may be sent to an education facility for further research. The reptile shares one heart and set of lungs, according to a hospital release.Both heads are capable of biting and distributing venom, according to The Charlotte Observer.Check in tomorrow for more. Language barriers remain in TCU’s alert system Revamped enrollment process confuses some students Twitter Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature Previous articleWhat we’re reading: A crazy day in Washington DCNext articleNo. 2 Rifle tops UTEP in season opener Grace Amiss RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Grace Amiss is a senior journalism major and managing editor for TCU360. When she is not reporting she is most likely raving about her golden retriever or taking a spin class. Grace is currently writing about student life at TCU, so feel free to drop her a line if you come across a story you feel is worth sharing! Grace Amiss Linkedin AP Photo/Cliff Owen Flu activity remains high in Texas Grace Amiss Grace Amiss Grace Amiss What we’re reading: Chauvin found guilty in Floyd case, Xi to attend Biden’s climate change summit + posts Linkedin Grace Amiss Twitter Facebook Facebook TCU cancels offer to trade tickets for canned food What we’re reading: Former Vice President dies at 93, Chad President killed on frontlineslast_img read more

June 13, 2021 0

Not how they drew it up: Horned Frogs overcome four interceptions to win Cheez-It Bowl 10-7 over Golden Bears

first_img Previous articleWATCH: TCU wins Diamond Head Classic, Robinson earns Most Outstanding Player honorsNext articleDixon shakes off UCLA rumors prior to Big 12 opener against Baylor Colin Post RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter + posts Taylor’s monster slam highlights big weekend for TCU Athletics The Horned Frogs win their 11th bowl game in the Patterson era. Photo courtesy of printThe Horned Frogs win their 11th bowl game in the Patterson era. Photo courtesy of GoFrogs.comAfter a season where it seemed like everything that could go wrong for TCU football did, the Horned Frogs overcame four interceptions to win the Cheez-It Bowl 10-7 over California in overtime.“This game defined our whole season,” head coach Gary Patterson said of what has been the craziest bowl game of the year to date.Four different quarterbacks saw action for the two teams, combining for nine interceptions in the game. The ball was punted 15 times between the two squads.TCU quarterback Grayson Muehlstein threw four of those interceptions, while finishing just 7-for-20 for 28 passing yards.To make up for the Horned Frogs’ lack of a passing attack, running back Sewo Olonilua used 32 carries to gain a career-high 194 yards. The junior scored TCU’s lone touchdown on a one-yard run to end the third quarter.“If he’ll [Olonilua] keep running like that, someday, he’ll make a lot of money,” Patterson said.Chase Garbers started the game at quarterback for Cal, but he was replaced midway through the game by fifth-year senior Chase Forrest. Garbers ran in the first touchdown of the game early in the first quarter but threw three interceptions in a span of five drives and was benched.Cornerback Julius Lewis picked off the first of five interceptions thrown by California in the game. Photo courtesy of USAToday.comForrest finished with two interceptions, the second of which was picked off in overtime by TCU linebacker Jawuan Johnson.  Johnson came just five yards short of ending the game on his return, as he was tripped up after an 84-yard return.The five interceptions by the TCU defense tied the single-game high in the Gary Patterson era.The Horned Frogs capitalized on their next possession, marching to the Golden Bears’ 10-yard line before Jonathon Song’s 27-yard field goal won the game for TCU.Jonathon Song nailed a 27-yard field goal to win the game 10-7 for TCU. Photo courtesy of OregonLive.comThe Horned Frogs had missed a chance to win the game at the end of regulation when Cole Bunce’s 44-yard field goal attempt sailed wide left, sending the game into overtime.After averaging just under 90 receiving yards per game this season, second team All-Big 12 wide receiver Jalen Reagor finished without a catch in the contest. One of the most dynamic players in the country, Reagor made his presence known on special teams, totaling 98 return yards, including a 58-yard punt return in the third quarter that set up the Olonilua touchdown.The win gives TCU its 15th winning season and 11th bowl win in Patterson’s 18 years as head coach.“A few weeks ago, we were 4-6,” Patterson said.  “To be able to finish with a winning season for these seniors is a cool thing.” Colin Post Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Facebook Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Facebook Colin Post Linkedin Colin Post Colin Post Twitter ReddIt Linkedin Colin Post is a Sports Broadcasting and Journalism double-major from Houston, Texas. Along with sports writing, Colin hopes to work in sports announcing after he graduates. Despite series loss, TCU proved they belong against No. 8 Texas Tech ReddIt Colin Post TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks First TCU spring game since 2018 gets fans primed for a highly-anticipated fall TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hellolast_img read more

June 13, 2021 0

Forum Newspaper allowed to reopen its offices

first_img LiberiaAfrica to go further LiberiaAfrica Follow the news on Liberia Help by sharing this information Monrovia court officials finally ordered that the offices of the independent weekly Forum Newspaper could reopen on 15 March despite managing editor Augustus Fallah’s refusal to pay a supplementary fine of 500 Liberian dollars (10 US dollars). Fallah refused on the grounds that, in his view, the court officials were just solliciting a “bribe.”The reopening had originally been due to take place on 11 March, after the newspaper paid a fine of 200 US dollars. But the court then delayed it while trying to get Fallah to pay the additional sum. The newspaper reappeared in news stands on 16 March. March 24, 2005 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Forum Newspaper allowed to reopen its offices News December 16, 2020 Find out more Reports RSF urges Liberian authorities to investigate threats against journalistscenter_img Receive email alerts News RSF_en Organisation News November 27, 2020 Find out more The 2020 pandemic has challenged press freedom in Africa June 12, 2020 Find out more Covid-19 emergency laws spell disaster for press freedomlast_img read more

June 12, 2021 0

Seasoned Female Executive to Speak at Network Ireland Limerick event

first_imgWhatsApp Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Advertisement SIOBHAN O’Shea, Client Services Director with CPL, will share lessons from her rich and varied career journey to date as guest speaker at Network Ireland Limerick’s February event.Businesswomen throughout the Mid West are welcome to attend the event which is being organised in conjunction with AIB Limerick on 17 February 2021.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A seasoned professional, frequent speaker and qualified Executive Coach, she will talk about exploring a career with meaning as well as resilience, leadership and striking more equality for women in the workplace.Siobhan started her career as an investment advisor on Wall Street and as a Producer for financial television network CNBC.  As well as being a director with CPL, she currently sits on a number of boards, is Vice President of the National Recruitment Federation and Chair of the Dublin Regional Skills Forum.Caragh O’Shea, president of Network Ireland Limerick, said, “We are delighted to have Siobhan O’Shea join us. She is a well-regarded speaker and has so many lessons to share from her vast experience – from creating a space at the boardroom table to finding a career with purpose to bridging the equality gap.“It promises to be an insightful evening and we hope it will inspire and fuel the ambition of our attendees whether they are a business owner, senior manager or an employee.” she said.Co-hosted with AIB, the event takes place on Wednesday 17 February at 7.30pm. It is free for Network Ireland Limerick members and only €20 for non-members. Tickets available on or   or email lime[email protected] TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostNetwork Ireland Limerick Print BusinessLimerickNewsSeasoned Female Executive to Speak at Network Ireland Limerick eventBy Meghann Scully – February 1, 2021 161 Email Twitter Previous articleTomorrow’s Racing at Limerick Racecourse CancelledNext articleWATCH: Paul O’Connell on “challenging but fun” experience with the Irish team Meghann Scully center_img Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Facebook Roisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limerick Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live last_img read more

June 4, 2021 0

Treasury Lowers Q1 Borrowing Estimate by $54 Billion

first_img Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Borrowing Estimates Government U.S. Department of Treasury 2015-02-02 Brian Honea in Daily Dose, Featured, Government, News Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago The U.S. Department of Treasury’s borrowing estimate for the first quarter of 2015 is about 25 percent lower than its original prediction issued two months ago, according to an announcement from Treasury released Monday.Assuming a balance of $100 billion at the end of March, Treasury said it expects to issue $155 billion in net marketable debt for the period starting January 1, 2015, and ending March 31, 2015. That figure is $54 billion lower than the original estimate of $209 billion (assuming the same end-of-March cash balance of $100 billion) which Treasury released in November.Treasury attributes the lower borrowing to changes in cash balance assumptions and lower outlays, according to the announcement.For the second quarter of 2015, Treasury said assuming a cash balance of $150 billion at the end of June, it expects to pay down $7 billion in net marketable debt.At the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, Treasury had a cash balance of $223 billion, after issuing $227 billion in net marketable debt during the quarter. Treasury had about $232 billion in net marketable debt at the end of November 2014, at which time it assumed a cash balance of $200 billion by the end of December.Treasury said a lower financing need and more cash from other sources, partially offset by a higher ending cash balance for the quarter, were responsible for the decrease in borrowing for Q4 2014. Share Save Sign up for DS News Daily Home / Daily Dose / Treasury Lowers Q1 Borrowing Estimate by $54 Billion Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago About Author: Brian Honea Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago  Print This Post The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days agocenter_img Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Previous: Strong Finish to 2014 For Texas Housing Market Caps State’s Second-Best Year Ever Next: DS News Webcast: Tuesday 2/3/2015 The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago February 2, 2015 1,025 Views Brian Honea’s writing and editing career spans nearly two decades across many forms of media. He served as sports editor for two suburban newspaper chains in the DFW area and has freelanced for such publications as the Yahoo! Contributor Network, Dallas Home Improvement magazine, and the Dallas Morning News. He has written four non-fiction sports books, the latest of which, The Life of Coach Chuck Curtis, was published by the TCU Press in December 2014. A lifelong Texan, Brian received his master’s degree from Amberton University in Garland. The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Tagged with: Borrowing Estimates Government U.S. Department of Treasury Related Articles Subscribe Treasury Lowers Q1 Borrowing Estimate by $54 Billionlast_img read more

May 31, 2021 0

Delhi HC Gives Last Opportunity To DU To File Affidavit In Plea Moved By Law Faculty Students Seeking Holding Of Supplementary Exams [Read Order]

first_imgNews UpdatesDelhi HC Gives Last Opportunity To DU To File Affidavit In Plea Moved By Law Faculty Students Seeking Holding Of Supplementary Exams [Read Order] Karan Tripathi11 Sep 2020 9:10 AMShare This – xDelhi High Court has given a final opportunity to the Delhi University to file its affidavit in a plea moved by students of Law Faculty seeking holding of supplementary examinations. While issuing the last opportunity, the Single Bench of Justice Prathiba M Singh made it clear that if the University fails to furnish its affidavit before the next date, a fine of Rs 5000 will…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginDelhi High Court has given a final opportunity to the Delhi University to file its affidavit in a plea moved by students of Law Faculty seeking holding of supplementary examinations. While issuing the last opportunity, the Single Bench of Justice Prathiba M Singh made it clear that if the University fails to furnish its affidavit before the next date, a fine of Rs 5000 will be imposed. The order has come in a plea moved by the final year students of the Campus Law Centre, Delhi University, seeking a direction to be issued to the Delhi University to hold supplementary examinations for those students who could not take regular exams for some subjects between first to fourth semesters. The Petitioners had approached the High Court against the new scheme introduced by the University whereby a final year student, who has not cleared any examination from the first to fourth semesters, may appear for those examinations during the “regular examination” held at the end of each term. The court also noted in the order that the Delhi University has to file its affidavit within one week, after that no further opportunity will be given. In the last date of hearing, the court had asked the University to submit an affidavit stating the following: Was there a system of holding supplementary examinations for odd semesters for final semester students along with the examination for the final semester and if so when was the same discontinued? Whether DU requires any approval from the Bar Council of India for holding the Supplementary examinations and if so, whether it has received the same for the new system? The Petitioners in this case are being represented by Advocate Amit Kumar Sharma.Click Here To Download Order[Read Order] Next Storylast_img read more

May 26, 2021 0