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Vanoli says Argentina seeking alternatives on bonds

Vanoli says Argentina seeking alternatives on bonds

Central Bank of Argentina After a New York judge blocked Citigroup from distributing interest payments on Argentina’s sovereign debt last week, the central bank is looking for other international banks to aid the country’s return…

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Oil prices recover from early losses as global supply fears linger By Reuters

Oil prices recover from early losses as global supply fears linger By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Workers walk as oil pumps are seen in the background in the Uzen oil and gas field in the Mangistau Region of Kazakhstan November 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pavel Mikheyev By Yuka Obayashi…

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Shortage of workers threatens UK recovery – here’s why and what to do about it

Shortage of workers threatens UK recovery – here’s why and what to do about it

For the first time since records began, there are more job vacancies in the UK than unemployed people, according to the latest monthly labour market figures. This has been driven mainly by a near-fourfold surge…

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Herbicides threaten edible weeds in Zambia — that may be bad news for local food security

Herbicides threaten edible weeds in Zambia — that may be bad news for local food security

The use of herbicides – substances that control unwanted plants – is on the rise across Africa. This trend has been referred to by some researchers as the “herbicide revolution”. This trend is driven by…

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U.S. extends application deadline for nuclear power rescue program By Reuters

U.S. extends application deadline for nuclear power rescue program By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Spent fuel storage is seen at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station near San Clemente, California, U.S., April 21, 2022. REUTERS/Nichola Groom WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Energy said…

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India’s employee hostels are often like prisons – but young women garment workers don’t always see it that way

India’s employee hostels are often like prisons – but young women garment workers don’t always see it that way

Kavitha, 18, earns a living at a clothing factory in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Like many of her colleagues, she lives in accommodation provided by the factory, where she shares a dimly…

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Social media ahead of traditional comms for central banks

Social media ahead of traditional comms for central banks

Central banks communicate more via social media, such as Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram, than they do via traditional channels, according to Communications Benchmarks 2022 data. Central banks use social media channels on average…

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Virtual workshop: understanding and addressing systemic risks in non-bank financial intermediation

Virtual workshop: understanding and addressing systemic risks in non-bank financial intermediation

Join the FSB’s virtual workshop on understanding and addressing systemic risks in non-bank financial intermediation, which will be held on Wednesday 8 – Thursday 9 June from 13:30 to 16:30 (CEST).   The financial…

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the big problem with free speech on platforms isn’t censorship. It’s the algorithms

the big problem with free speech on platforms isn’t censorship. It’s the algorithms

Imagine there is a public speaking square in your city, much like the ancient Greek agora. Here you can freely share your ideas without censorship. But there’s one key difference. Someone decides, for their own…

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Gold Down as Investors Continue Digesting Hawkish Powell Remarks By Investing.com

Gold Down as Investors Continue Digesting Hawkish Powell Remarks By Investing.com

© Reuters By Gina Lee Investing.com – Gold was down on Wednesday morning in Asia, with the continuing its retreat from a 20-year high and countering pressure from stronger Treasury yields. Investors also digested the…

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