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Korean Air sure of approvals from US, China for Asiana takeover

Korea Times 23 May 2022
Korean Air issued a statement Monday to deny speculations that it is facing setbacks in receiving approvals from overseas antitrust regulators for its acquisition of its domestic rival, Asiana Airlines ... antitrust regulators in the U.S., the European Union, Japan, China, the U.K.

UK-based Exurban plans $340 million e-waste recycling plant in the United States

FX Empire 23 May 2022
Every year millions of tonnes of e-waste are buried in landfill or shipped overseas, often to the developing world, where poorly regulated disposal of electronic devices damages health and the environment ... (Reporting by Pratima Desai; Editing by Jan Harvey). Advertisement ... ....

12 Asian nations join negotiations on Biden's signature economic initiative for the region

Politico 23 May 2022
Trade 12 Asian nations join negotiations on Biden's signature economic initiative for the region. The president formally launched the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework on Monday during his visit to Tokyo ... ... They are also not yet agreeing to adopt new rules or meet minimum standards in thorny areas like labor, the environment or tech regulation ... ....

Tiburon signals support for single-use foodware ban

The Mercury News 22 May 2022
Tiburon plans to adopt an ordinance banning the use of single-use foodware and requiring the use of compostable foodware for food service vendors ... The ordinance was approved on May 10 ... 10, 2023 ... Environment . ... Environment .. California oil regulator confirms methane leak at idle oil wells in Bakersfield. Environment . ... Environment . ... Environment . ... .

Expansion of APEC green goods list pushed

The Manila Times 22 May 2022
Kuriyama said the products on the APEC list support several activities related to environmental protection and resource management ... This has led to governments mandating more regulation to protect the environment, the implementation of which requires the use of environmental goods, he added ... ....

Hemp grower in NC looks to medical marijuana’s future

News & Record 22 May 2022
By DREW C. WILSON The Wilson Times. WILSON, N.C ... Delmer Langley, owner of D.E.L ... 7, following the Jan ... “Medical marijuana can bring needed pain relief to some patients if prescribed and used properly, and it has to be regulated.” ... It is a controlled environment. We should carefully regulate it, and we should also prevent underage use once it is passed ... .

Reality bites traders, memers and crypt-iots after they chased bubble

New York Post 22 May 2022
More From. Charles Gasparino. Biden’s got no quick fix tilting at windmill power instead of US oil. Thumbs down on ‘woke’. ‘Disney debacle’ lesson for CEOs ... Nope ... He’s heaping on them all sorts of new, useless, costly and woke regulations involving the environment, etc., that have nothing to do with their core mission of ­enhancing shareholder value ... ....

FTX Review – Everything You Need to Know About This Crypto Exchange

Crypto Economy 22 May 2022
FTX.US, a separate exchange with fewer crypto offerings, is available for those in the United States, although residents are not allowed to use it due to strict regulations ... At present, the margin trading platform is not regulated by any governmental authority, and its services are not accessible to users from the United States.

COVID-19 wastewater efforts confront long-term questions

Finger Lakes Times 22 May 2022
I’ve been on calls with teams all over the country, just kind of kicking ideas around and brainstorming and troubleshooting,” said Bivins, an assistant professor at Louisiana State University ... The prospect of broader monitoring initiatives is also sparking concerns about more regulation in an uncertain environment, Remmel said ... .

Group protests McDonald’s use of caged chicken eggs

Taipei Times 21 May 2022
McDonald’s Taiwan said in a statement that the company follows food sanitation regulations in Taiwan and has paid close attention to animal rights, having improved the environment chickens are raised in through the use of water-curtain systems and ensuring the animals are supplied with ample nutrition.

Investigation raises industrial air quality concerns

The Paducah Sun 21 May 2022
The poison in the air is only growing, despite regulators having years of evidence ... Lisa Song reports on the environment, energy and climate change for ProPublica ... “The regulators have actually paid a lot of attention to Westlake, and Westlake owns the main facilities in town that release ethylene dichloride.

Amend IT Act to regulate online gaming

Financial Express 21 May 2022
By Ratnakar Shetty. Imposing a ‘ban’ and imposing a ‘rule’ on an activity often meet very distinct ends ... A clear and well-regulated regime would pave the way for increased FDI ... It will also allow consumers to enjoy gaming in a responsible, transparent, and safe environment that is governed by regulations.

Canada Walks Back Position on IJC Reference for Kootenai River Contamination

Flathead Beacon 21 May 2022
According to Wanki, the GAC spokesperson, Environment and Climate Change Canada is currently developing Coal Mining Effluent Regulations (CMER) under the federal Fisheries Act, which would reduce the risks posed by harmful substances from coal mining effluent in order to protect the aquatic environment.

Lionheart Acquisition Corporation II Announces Clarification Regarding New Warrants and Updated Target Closing Date

The Galveston Daily News 21 May 2022
This communication includes forward looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor from civil liability provided for such statements by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (set forth in Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended ...

Some Jif peanut butter products recalled due to salmonella

The Buffalo News 21 May 2022
This allowed producers to regulate the oxygen and carbon dioxide “in the packaging environment” to help delay spoilage of fresh foods.

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