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Guangzhou to further streamline business environment for domestic, global firms

China Daily 18 Oct 2021
Guangzhou has been ramping up efforts to optimize the business environment, in order to stimulate market vitality by better serving domestic and international enterprises, Economic Information Daily reported ... With contentiously optimized business environment, Guangzhou has made itself a "magnet" attracting increasingly number of companies.
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The nightmare of India's tallest rubbish mountain

BBC News 18 Oct 2021
Rubbish fires at landfills contributed 11% of particulate matter, a major cause of air pollution in the city, according to a 2011 study by India's pollution regulator. A 2020 study by a Delhi-based think tank, Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), found 3,159 such mountains containing 800 million tonnes of rubbish across India ... .
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EDITORIAL: Who's socialist now? Business, not government, best knows how to safeguard workers, customers

Waco Tribune-Herald 17 Oct 2021
But Abbott is trashing the formerly Republican principle that businesses should be free of burdensome government regulations that interfere with a vibrant capitalist society. Many businesses on their own are mandating vaccinations because they want environments where employees are ...
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Nothing has changed since Daphne public inquiry conclusions were published – sister

The Malta Independent 17 Oct 2021
The independent inquiry found that the state should shoulder responsibility for the murder, having enabled a hostile environment which allowed it to take place.  This was published on 29 July, this past summer, now almost three months ago ... as the environment, she continues.
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Government committed to providing affordable housing for Ghanaians - Dr Prempeh

Ghana Web 17 Oct 2021
Dr Prempeh said the government had sought to create an enabling environment by organizing the real estate industry, acquiring and regulating land and housing developments, rationalizing housing subsidies, developing mortgage finance as well as facilitating tax exemptions and holidays for the industry ... .
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Breaking: Zimbabwe Finance Minister Says Impossible to Ignore Cryptocurrencies

CoinGape 16 Oct 2021
... Regulations? ... “We have taken the first step already and created a sandbox, at the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), where the idea and everything are being tested in a safe regulated environment where it will then migrate to this safe Victoria Falls environment,” Ncube said.
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Impossible to Run Away From Cryptocurrencies Says Zimbabwe Finance Minister

Bitcoin 16 Oct 2021
Zimbabwe Ready to Make Concessions on Cryptos ... He explained. ... “We have taken the first step already and created a sandbox, at the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), where the idea and everything is being tested in a safe regulated environment where it will then migrate to this safe Victoria Falls environment,” Ncube said ... .
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Bengaluru building collapse: Build, but safety firstThe city has served as India’s technology capital for ...

Deccan Herald 16 Oct 2021
The lack of a clear directive has had an adverse effect on the quality of the built environment that regulations have failed to counter ... Existing building regulations (Building Byelaws 2003) make it mandatory for builders to submit a list of documents to acquire a licence and a sanction for the building plan.
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Chinese premier stresses reform, opening-up, high-quality development

People Daily 16 Oct 2021
At an innovation center, he visited several firms and said that the government will continue to advance the reforms to streamline administration and delegate power, improve regulations and upgrade services. Efforts will be made to optimize the business environment, step up policy ...
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Shanghai vows steps to become driver of high-quality growth

China Daily 16 Oct 2021
Shanghai will deepen its high-quality reform and opening-up, with much focus laid on the systematic opening-up in rules, regulations, management and standards. By creating an increasingly marketized, legalized and international business environment, more policies and mechanisms ...
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Hoyer signals House vote on bill to 'remove' debt limit threat

The Hill 16 Oct 2021
The house is on fire, will banking regulators break the glass? Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by ExxonMobil — Climate divides conservative Democrats in reconciliation push MORE who said in late September during a House hearing that “I believe it's very destructive to ...
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[The Turning Point] How joining hands with a second brokerage partner led to a growth ...

Your Story 16 Oct 2021
Bengaluru-based smallcase — written in lower case — is an online investment platform that allows investors to invest in “themes” ... ALSO READ ... Referring to the popular cryptocurrency, he says it’s “very interesting”, but given that smallcase operates in a regulated environment, it would not add this to the platform “without regulatory clarity” ... ....
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Democrats face growing storm over IRS reporting provision

The Hill 16 Oct 2021
The increasing attacks on the proposal has prompted lawmakers and administration officials to go on the defensive ... The house is on fire, will banking regulators break the glass? Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by ExxonMobil — Climate divides conservative Democrats in reconciliation push MORE said in an interview with CBS News this week.
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How do we avoid accusations of greenwashing if we make environmental claims?

The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Oct 2021
What is a green claim? Many consumers choose to buy products that they think will be less harmful to the environment ... environment. UK regulators.
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Walleys Quarry: Environment Agency sets out landfill site plan

BBC News 15 Oct 2021
The Environment Agency has set out a plan to reduce harmful gas emissions and strong odours from a landfill site ... In September, the High Court ruled in favour of a mother of a child with breathing difficulties who claimed the Environment Agency had not done enough to regulate emissions from the site.

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