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Live News: Citi to lay off most unvaccinated U.S. workers by end of January

Britain’s richest 10% own nearly half of all the country’s wealth, according to pre-pandemic data, even as inequality has remained stable for the 14 years leading up to March 2020. A tenth of households held 43% between April 2018 and March 2020, data from the Office for National Statistics showed today, which revealed huge differences […]

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Which? demands stricter guarantees for online shoppers using ‘pay later’ offers

Online shoppers need stronger collateral to protect them from BNPL (buy now, pay later) products as many don’t realize it’s a form of debt, a watchdog warned. What ? said that “most” of the 30 BNPL users surveyed did not view the programs as a form of credit, meaning they could unintentionally expose themselves to […]

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McCammon looks back on a difficult 2021

Milton Chamber of Commerce CEO and Chairman Scott McCammon looks back on what can be described as a difficult year thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Companies have struggled to change protocols and subsidies. McCammon believes the House’s greatest success has been keeping its members informed. “While everyone wants to stay safe, the unpredictability has made […]

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Six multinationals to pay NN249 billion oil proceeds in January – NNPC

NNPC towers A total of N249.3 billion for October 2021 domestic crude oil sales by six multinational oil companies operating in the upstream sector will be paid in January 2022, the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited said. The NNPC made this known in its latest report on Nigeria’s crude oil exports and domestic sales of […]

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The myth of the effectiveness of the Aadhaar bond

The Union government hastily passed a bill to link voter ID cards to Aadhaar cards. Such arbitrary approaches without sufficient deliberation have become the norm, it seems. The government says the move will prevent fraud and remove duplicate identifiers. But as evidenced by a report by journalist Kumar Sambhav, such a move violates an individual’s […]

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‘Insulting Offer’: Phillips 66 Alliance Refinery Employees Denounce Take It Or Leave Layoff Terms | Economic news

Members of the United Steelworkers, which make up about half of the 500 employees at the soon-to-close Phillips 66 Alliance refinery near Belle Chasse, denounced severance packages offered by the plant owner, saying the 16-week cap on severance pay hits long-tenured factory workers particularly hard. Houston-headquartered company Phillips 66 said last month it had abandoned […]

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Customs scanners: don’t wait for the Auditor General

YOUR SAY | “What is the point of auditing once the mess has been created?” “ Millions spent on customs scanners that struggle to digitize Head hunter: How did the customs service assess the functionality of the equipment during the initial purchase interest? Did they not send someone to China for a few weeks to […]

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Government issues advisory against electronics tech companies: here are the details

The Centre’s opinion stated that the offer of free services should be carefully assessed. New Delhi: The government has issued a warning to parents regarding the use of caution against educational technology (ed-tech) companies. “Given the ubiquitous impact of technology in education, many electronics technology companies have started offering courses, tutorials, coaching for competitions, etc. […]

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Negotiate the terms of a commercial lease – Real Estate and Construction

Australia: Negotiate the terms of a commercial lease 22 December 2021 Ivy Law Group To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Negotiating the terms of a commercial lease, such as duration, exclusive use, and costs, can be a daunting experience for both tenant and landlord. Given the complexity of a commercial lease […]

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Mets hire Buck Showalter: what it means for the Yankees

The Buck stops in Queens. On Saturday, the Mets struck a deal with Buck Showalter to make the 65-year-old their new manager. Multi-billionaire owner Steve Cohen broke the news on Twitter: “I am happy to announce Buck Showalter as the new manager of the New York Mets.” Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports […]