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City law firms upbeat about next 12 months

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Esports Entertainment to sponsor CS:GO tournament

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter “The Summit, produced by BTS, has always been an event that is exciting and entertaining across all esports communities,” VIE director Bux Syed said. “Whether its CS:GO, Dota 2 or Smash Bros., the uniqueness of this event catches viewers from all over the world.  Under the agreement, Esports Entertainment will serve as the official gambling sponsor of the event, which is due to run from 14-30 May. In addition, VIE.bet will offer live odds and specials throughout the event as its exclusive betting partner. 23rd April 2021 | By Robert Fletcher BTS’s last CS:GO tournament – CS_Summit007 – generated 19.3 million total live event views from 6.4 million unique viewers on the Twitch platform. The partnership will focus on the North and South American CS:GO audiences, with the event set be broadcast live in Portuguese and English.  Tags: CS:GO Esports Entertainment Group Beyond the Summit Esports Entertainment to sponsor CS:GO tournament “My team and I are very excited to partner with BTS for this event.” Topics: Esports esports betting Marketing Esports Email Address Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Esports Entertainment Group has agreed a deal for its VIE.bet brand to sponsor esports network Beyond the Summit’s (BTS) Counter-Strike Global Offensive (CS:GO) tournament next month.last_img read more

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Integration of Spain’s self-exclusion registers moves to next step

first_imgOnce the proposal for the integration of its self-exclusion databases is approved, the local authorities responsible for gambling will proceed to work on the technological developments and necessary regulatory changes that will allow for the integration to take place. Regions: Spain In January, Spain’s Ministry for Consumer Affairs set out its priorities for this year, with a focus on improving the strength of consumer protection in the industry. Topics: Legal & compliance Social responsibility Legal Regulation Problem gambling Responsible gambling The Sectoral Commission of Spain’s Gambling Policy Council has submitted an agreement setting out the conditions for the integration of the country’s local gambling self-exclusion registers to the country’s Plenary Council. The process will involve moving player data from locally maintained registers into the General Self-Exclusion Register (RGIAJ), which will be administrated by the nation’s central gambling regulator, the Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ). In addition to the registers’ integration, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs has also outlined two other regulatory projects; the draft royal decree on safer gambling environments, and the regulatory basis for the granting of subsidies in order to carry out research related to the prevention of problem gambling. Responsible gambling The plan was first agreed in September 2020 at a meeting of the national Gambling Policy Council, chaired by Minister of Consumer Affairs Alberto Garzón. 18th June 2021 | By Conor Mulheir Integration of Spain’s self-exclusion registers moves to next step This marks the next step in Spain’s plan to bring together its self-exclusion registers, which are currently maintained separately in each of its autonomous communities. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Tags: Dirección General del Ordenación del Juego Email Address Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter The integration of the country’s self-exclusion registers was cited as a key priority for 2021.last_img read more

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Nampak Zimbabwe Limited (NPKZ.zw) 2011 Annual Report

first_imgNampak Zimbabwe Limited (NPKZ.zw) listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Paper & Packaging sector has released it’s 2011 annual report.For more information about Nampak Zimbabwe Limited (NPKZ.zw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Nampak Zimbabwe Limited (NPKZ.zw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Nampak Zimbabwe Limited (NPKZ.zw)  2011 annual report.Company ProfileNampak Zimbabwe Limited manufactures and markets packaging products which includes paper, plastic and metal packaging. It also has interests in leasing biological assets and a timber processing plant. Subsidiaries in the Paper division includes Hunyani Corrugated Products Division, Hunyani Cartons, Labels & Sacks Division, Hunyani Management Services Division, Hunyani Forests Limited, Hunyani Properties Limited and Softex Tissue Products (Private) Limited. Other subsidiaries include MegaPak Zimbabwe and CarnaudMetalbox Zimbabwe Limited operating in the plastics and metals segment; and companies manufacturing corrugated containers and specialised packaging for the tobacco, horticultural, flori-cultural and citrus industry for local distribution and export. Mega Pak Zimbabwe offers technology solutions for blow molding, injection molding, stretch blow molding and rotational molding. Nampak Zimbabwe Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchangelast_img read more

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Safaricom Limited (SCOM.ke) HY2018 Interim Report

first_imgSafaricom Limited (SCOM.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Technology sector has released it’s 2018 interim results for the half year.For more information about Safaricom Limited (SCOM.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Safaricom Limited (SCOM.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Safaricom Limited (SCOM.ke)  2018 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileSafaricom Limited is an integrated telecommunications company in Kenya providing mobile, fixed voice, data, SMS, Internet and M-PESA services. The company sells mobile phones and tablets as well as broadband modems and routers. It also offers its customers data bundles for pre- and post-paid customers; pre- and post-paid voice plans and SMS services for national and international roaming; Okoa Jahazi for emergency top-up credit; and Flex plans for browsing, calling and SMSing. Bonga Points is a customer loyalty programme and M-PESA is a mobile telephone service to deposit, transfer and withdraw money as well as pay for goods and services. Other services offered include website and email, calling and cloud and hosting services. Safaricom Limited’s head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. Safaricom Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchangelast_img read more

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Rugby’s Greatest: Philippe Sella

first_img Thierry Dusautoir won the IRB Player of the… Balance and power: Philippe Sella mesmerised opponents the world over during the Eighties and Nineties Rugby’s Greatest: Agustin Pichot Collapse Rugby’s Greatest: Thierry Dusautoir Rugby’s Greatest: Thierry Dusautoir LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Rugby’s Greatest: Philippe SellaFor becoming the first player to win 100 Test caps, Philippe Sella is guaranteed a place in rugby’s hall of fame. The gallery of leading French threequarters is adorned by the portraits of artists who were touched by genius, but when he retired as the game’s most-capped player in 1995 he had 111 caps and was universally appreciated as one of rugby’s old masters.Sella had entered the French side in the autumn of 1982, playing on the wing after gaining the unusual distinction of winning school, youth and student honours.As a stripling with a zest for total rugby, he was a fast and elusive runner. But the natural toughness and easy fitness that went with his rural Garonne upbringing perfectly equipped him for a role in the French XV at centre, a position he quickly made his own.The quality that marked Sella out among the panoply of brilliant French threequarters was the range of his skills. His flair for attacking rugby placed him on the same pedestal as the Boniface brothers, Jo Maso, Didier Codorniou and Denis Charvet. Agustin Pichot was Argentina’s greatest scrum-half, and to… When he retired in 1994 as the world’s best all-round centre of the decade, he left a huge vacuum in les Bleus back-line. One that, arguably, the French have never managed to fill.Follow Rugby World on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. But the extra dimension to his game that his illustrious predecessors lacked was stoical defence. By his own admission Sella relished making a clattering tackle as much as any of the 30 Test tries he scored.In Brothers in Arms, Patrick Estève recalls: “In the 1984 game against England, [John] Carleton did a scissors with their centre and he came down Sella’s channel. He just smashed him. I stood there and watched in awe at his timing, technique and power.”Yet Sella was a lethal finisher, too, and his bagful of tries included one in each Five Nations match in 1986, when he became only the fourth player in the championship’s history to perform the feat, and a lung-bursting 65-metre score against England at Twickenham in 1987 that bore all the hallmarks of his class. France Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide TAGS: The Greatest Players Major teams: Agen Position: CentreCountry: FranceTest span: 1982-95Test caps: 111 (110 starts)Test points: 125 (30T) All you need to know about Les Bleus… Rugby’s Greatest: Agustin Pichot Expand Expand France Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guidelast_img read more

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63 Dwellings in Arkayate / Patxi Cortazar

first_imgArchDaily Save this picture!© César San MillánProject gallerySee allShow lessSTUDIOKCA’s ‘Head in the Clouds’ Pavilion Opens in NYCArchitecture NewsCAN MANA / Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & PartnersSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Vitoria, Álava, SpainLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Projects Spain CopyAbout this officePatxi CortazarOfficeFollowProductBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsVitoriaSpainPublished on August 13, 2013Cite: “63 Dwellings in Arkayate / Patxi Cortazar” [Edificio de 63 Viviendas en Arkayate / Patxi Cortazar] 13 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogShowershansgroheShower MixersVinyl Walls3MExterior Vinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ Abstract EarthPartitionsSkyfoldMarkerboard Finish for Folding WallsPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesKingspan Insulated PanelsInsulated Wall Panels – Designwall R-seriesWoodBruagRoom Acoustics – Interior Cladding PanelsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsConcreteKrytonCrystalline Waterproofing – KIMBricksNelissenSpecial Bricks – Slips and HalvesCeramicsTerrealTerracotta cladding in Le TrèfleEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System –  LINEASideboardsUSMLow Shelving – HallerTable LampsLeds-C4Lighting – ElampMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream 63 Dwellings in Arkayate / Patxi CortazarSave this projectSave63 Dwellings in Arkayate / Patxi Cortazar “COPY” Save this picture!© César San Millán+ 24 Share “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/414425/63-dwellings-in-arkayate-patxi-cortazar Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/414425/63-dwellings-in-arkayate-patxi-cortazar Clipboard Year: center_img Save this picture!Attic PlanText description provided by the architects. The planning proposes aparallelepiped oriented north-south on a rectangular plot, thereby enabling adouble east-west orientation for all the dwellings, which are distributed overfive staircases in three vestibules, with two dwellings per floor in each ofthem, except at the attic level where there is only one dwelling per floor, inorder to obtain a large terrace for each. Apartments 63 Dwellings in Arkayate / Patxi Cortazar Save this picture!© César San MillánWe propose dwellings with twoand three bedrooms, all of them with two bathrooms, and at the attic level,apartments with a more open distribution and only one bathroom. Save this picture!East ElevationWe design the outside of thebuilding with two different cladding materials: exposed clinker bricks andprefabricated bricks. The skin of prefabricated bricks covers the facades fromthe first floor to the sixth, the attics are clad in clinker bricks. Theopenings are very regular, although this is not apparent on the east facade,where two colors of prefabricated brick are used in a disorderly play. The westfacade, however, is proposed as a fragmented plane, with different colors ofprefabricated brick in separated blocks, so that they appear as smallerbuildings joined together, thus avoiding the excessively horizontal image ofthe volume on the main road. Architects: Patxi Cortazar Year Completion year of this architecture project Save this picture!© César San MillánThe general criteria of thespatial distribution is to place the night-time spaces on the east facade, andthe day-time spaces, living room and kitchen, on the west facade. CopyApartments•Vitoria, Spain Save this picture!Transversal SectionWe play with fragmented volumeson the two attic levels in order to achieve terraces with enough privacy. Thisfinishes the form of the building with a very fractured top. 2012last_img read more

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American Farm Bureau Foundation Launches ‘Easy Button’ for Elementary Ag Education

first_img Photo by Julia M Cameron from PexelsNew at-home learning resources are now available to parents and teachers clamoring for content. The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture unveiled a new webpage featuring weekly lesson plans dedicated to helping students in kindergarten through fifth grade learn where their food comes from while helping parents and teachers keep children engaged.“We are thrilled to be launching this weekly series of virtual learning tools for parents, teachers and students,” AFBFA Executive Director Daniel Meloy said. “Providing engaging lesson plans and exciting content helps support our goal at the Foundation for Agriculture to provide an ‘easy button’ for at-home learning during this time so many of us are juggling priorities while trying to ensure kids enjoy virtual learning.”The resource page contains free weekly activities, which focus around a central theme and can be done independently of one another. The first lesson, which is live now, is titled “Who is a farmer?” and includes several videos, an interactive online game and a selection of suggested discussion questions.“Learning about agriculture is a fun way to help kids to think differently about traditional math and science with lessons that creatively incorporate both of those subjects, tying them together perfectly with the wonders of today’s agriculture,” Meloy said.Other educational resources offered by AFBFA include a series of accurate and engaging agriculture books published through Feeding Minds Press, Ag Mags focused on various agriculture topics, full-length lesson plans and more.Visit the Foundation for Agriculture At Home Learning page. Previous articleChanges for Grains, Oilseeds in a Post-COVID WorldNext articleFarm Groups Applaud Agreement Reached to Include CCC Funds in Continuing Resolution American Farm Bureau Federation By American Farm Bureau Federation – Sep 23, 2020 SHARE American Farm Bureau Foundation Launches ‘Easy Button’ for Elementary Ag Education Facebook Twitter Facebook Twitter SHARE Home Indiana Agriculture News American Farm Bureau Foundation Launches ‘Easy Button’ for Elementary Ag Educationlast_img read more

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What we’re reading: Biden to pull troops out of Afghanistan, Chauvin chooses not to testify

first_imgLinkedin ReddIt Linkedin Twitter Logan Orsinihttps://www.tcu360.com/author/logan-orsini/ Facebook What we’re reading: Biden to unveil gun control plans, MLB moves All-Star Game to Colorado Newest DFW retail store offers a different kind of discount shopping printBiden announces that U.S. troops will be out of Afghanistan by September 11President Biden announced that all troops will be pulled out of Afghanistan by Sept. 11, 2021, the 20th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, according to CNN.The decision comes after Biden deemed the conflict in Afghanistan no longer aligned with American priorities.“War in Afghanistan was never meant to be a multigenerational undertaking,” Biden said during a White House press conference. “We were attacked. We went to war with clear goals. We achieved those objectives.”Bernie Madoff, former Ponzi scheme leader, is deadFILE – Disgraced financier Bernard Madoff leaves U.S. District Court in Manhattan after a bail hearing in New York, Monday, Jan. 5, 2009. Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in history, died early Wednesday, April 14, 2021, in a federal prison, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)Bernie Madoff, the former financier who ran the largest Ponzi scheme in the world, has died at 82, according to ABC News.Madoff was known for defrauding thousands of investors, turning nearly $65 billion, after the Great Recession of 2008. He founded what appeared to be the successful Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities firm. It turned out his business was just a sham.Madoff’s attorney, Brandon Sample, told ABC News Madoff died a “broken man.”“His health just continued to deteriorate over the past several months,” Sample said. “He had been in a special care unit, almost like hospice, for some time.”Carlos Rodon throws no-hitter Chicago White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodon throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 13, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon threw a no hitter against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday, according to ESPN.Rodon, 28, threw 114 pitches the entire game, with his fastest pitch hitting 98.8 mph. Rodon was throwing a perfect game through 9 innings until he hit Cleveland’s Roberto Perez in the foot. He nearly became the fourth White Sox player in history to throw a perfect game.Rodon eventually finished off the game, completing the no hitter.“I can’t believe it,” Rodon said. “It’ll be hard to top this one.”Derek Chauvin will not testify in courtFormer Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, accused of killing George Floyd, told the court on Thursday he will not testify, according to ABC News.“I will invoke my 5th Amendment privilege today,” Chauvin told the court.Chauvin’s defense attorney Eric Nelson said he and Chauvin have had ongoing conversations about whether he would take the stand.Judge Peter Cahill questioned Chauvin’s decision, asking if he was pressured into making it.“No promises or threats, your honor,” Chauvin told the judge. Fort Worth set to elect first new mayor in 10 years Saturday Logan Orsinihttps://www.tcu360.com/author/logan-orsini/ Logan Orsini Twittercenter_img Facebook Dispute over 24/7 poker room in Hulen Pointe Mall resolved What we’re reading: Chauvin found guilty in Floyd case, Xi to attend Biden’s climate change summit Logan Orsinihttps://www.tcu360.com/author/logan-orsini/ In this 2012 photo, Afghan National Army soldiers lines up for a training session at the 203 Thunder Corps base in Gardez, Paktia province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus) Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature ReddIt Previous articleNon-traditional classrooms to continue to be used next semester as distancing requirements persistNext articleTCU theatre students petition to allow family members at performance Logan Orsini RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR + posts Logan Orsinihttps://www.tcu360.com/author/logan-orsini/ What we’re reading: Former Vice President dies at 93, Chad President killed on frontlineslast_img read more

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People of Limerick called on to escape their chair by Irish…

first_imgEmail Twitter NewsHealthPeople of Limerick called on to escape their chair by Irish Heart Foundation this SeptemberBy Staff Reporter – September 2, 2019 238 Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow THE IRISH Heart Foundation has launched its month-long heart health campaign, ‘Escape Your Chair’, which aims to raise awareness of prolonged sitting as a risk factor for heart disease and stroke.The campaign aims to empower and encourage the public to move more and sit less throughout September for heart month, by providing tools and guides to get active.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up On Saturday, September 28, to help people ‘Escape Your Chair’, and support the work of the Irish Heart Foundation, the charity is calling on locals to walk, jog, or run in the Irish Heart Foundation Heart Hero 5K at parkrun events across Limerick in association with parkrun Ireland.The Irish Heart Foundation Heart Hero 5k can be completed in Limerick at:Newcastle West parkrun, The Demense, Newcastle West, Co.LimerickMungret parkrun, Mungret Park, near Mungret College, Mungret, Co.LimerickLimerick parkrun, The Boat House, University of Limerick, Co.LimerickTara Curran, Slí na Sláinte Coordinator with the Irish Heart Foundation said: “80% of premature heart disease and stroke is preventable and as physical inactivity is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke, we are encouraging the people of Limerick and nearby to make some small changes to incorporate more physical activity into their day.”“It is recommended that we get 30 minutes of moderate-intensity activity at least 5 days of the week, but this does not cancel out the damage caused to our health by sitting for long periods of time. According to the latest Irish Sports Monitor (2017), 13% of Irish adults are sedentary.”“Small changes can go a long way to improve your heart health so check out ways to move more and sit less at www.EscapeYourChair.ie” she added.As part of its #EscapeYourChair heart month campaign, the Irish Heart Foundation has created a range of resources to help people sit less and move more.These include, an online sitting time calculator, a Deskercise video, a Move More Walking Challenge, a Couch to 5k guide, as well as expert tips and advice on how to increase physical activity levels. These are available at www.EscapeYourChair.ie. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick Post Show | Careers & Health Sciences Event for TY Students Linkedin WhatsApp Advertisementcenter_img Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites Limerick on Covid watch list Previous articleNew marketing campaign to get more students into Limerick city centreNext articleLimerick Post Show | Friday, August 30th Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Print TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat TAGShealthheartLimerick City and CountyNews Facebooklast_img read more

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