Roundtables

Fair play: AFCA to make some adjustments after positive start – Analysis – Insurance News

The Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) received a generally positive track record after its first review of the Treasury, with recommendations to refine it and keep it on track rather than requiring major changes. The critical question posed in the review was whether AFCA is fulfilling its role in a …

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Launch of 4 new Ganga Connect chapters for UK river rejuvenation

Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and NMCG Generation Director Rajiv Ranjan Mishra also hosted a virtual roundtable with prominent members of the Indian diaspora in the UK earlier this week. The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NCMG) and the Indian High Commission in London unveiled a new India-UK collaborative …

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New California’s ‘strike force’ gives weight to state housing laws – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentry

Governor Gavin Newsom (file photo) To advance housing access, affordability and equity, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced earlier this month the creation of a Housing Strike Force. The team, housed within the California Department of Justice (Cal DOJ) was tasked with enforcing California housing laws that cities across the …

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State and local authorities respond to Texas governor and Samsung joint announcement

Local and state officials have made statements welcoming Samsung to Taylor after it was announced that the city will be home to its new $ 17 billion semiconductor manufacturing plant. (Courtesy of KXAN) Local and state officials have made statements welcoming Samsung to Taylor after it was announced that the …

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Kate del Castillo, Bela Bajaria, Gloria Calderón Kellett and many other industry pioneers lead the NALIP Diverse Women in Media Forum

Diverse Women in Media Forum: “Our Stories to Own and to Tell” will take place virtually on December 1 and 2 LOS ANGELES, 22 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – The National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) is set to host its 6e Annual Diverse Women in Media Forum …

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Investment in biometrics is not limited by privacy concerns

The acquisition of facial biometrics and remote identity verification provider Acuant by GBG continues the trend of investments in the digital ID space, as does the acquisition of the keyless authentication provider Keyless by Sift and a funding round of $ 90 million for Stytch. Oosto and Vsblty report positive …

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Guest Column: Balance, Common Sense Needed on New York’s Energy Future | Columns

Tom O’Mara and Phil Palmesano The cost of a gallon of gasoline keeps going up. Warnings continue to pour in about significantly higher home heating costs this winter and who knows how many winters to come. All of this, along with the imminent start of a new legislative session in …

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Holiday podcasts the whole family will love

Parenting Today Presented by the Seattle Department of Education and Early Learning Everyone knows that Christmas movies are a fun family vacation tradition. How about you start one with podcasts this year? Podcasts take us back to the days when families gathered around the radio to listen to stories and …

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Republicans in Senate and State Assembly hold listening session in Corning on proposed gasoline tax

The continued implementation of these regressive taxes would leave low- and middle-income families and workers, motorists, truckers, manufacturers and industries, and the elderly among the hardest hit. Corning, NY, November 15— Members of the Senate and Assembly Republican Conferences today held a listening session with stakeholders from various industries to …

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