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Edwardsville truck driver honored at NASCAR Cup Series

Edwardsville resident Donald Hill couldn’t stop his tears while at the World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison on June 5. During the inaugural Enjoy Illinois 300 NASCAR Cup series, Hill, along with 17 other CPC Logistics Hall of Fame and All-Star Drivers Program truck drivers, were recognized before the race in front of a sold-out […]

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Large-Scale Solar Installation Gets Approval and Moves to Board

The Chesterfield County Planning Commission unanimously recommended the county’s fifth large-scale solar power installation for approval last week following a working session to refine zoning ordinances dedicated to such projects. At its July meeting, the County Board of Supervisors will hear the case brought by 360 Solar Center LLC, owned by Charlottesville-based parent company Sun […]

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Fire service review shows below-standard response times in Cumberland County

Only four of the 19 fire departments serving the Municipality of Cumberland County meet both recommended response times and staffing standards for their demand areas, a situation that a Nova Scotia fire chief says , is not expected to improve unless more people step in to fight the fires. A review of municipal fire services […]

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Pandemic subsides, recession looms for US scrap metal market in H2

US scrap suppliers face a very different economic landscape in the second half, with extreme price volatility resulting from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine giving way to an uncertain macroeconomic outlook for the steel industry. US domestic scrap metal prices jumped one notch above their previous all-time high of $600/liter on a Midwest delivered basis from […]

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Camden County woman admits fraudulently obtaining 30 loans to help small businesses during COVID-19 pandemic | USAO-NJ

CAMDEN, NJ – A Camden County, New Jersey resident today admitted to conspiring to fraudulently obtain 30 Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Disaster Loan (EIDL) loans. totaling more than $3 million, and for laundering the proceeds, U.S. Attorney Philip R Seller’s Ad. Rhonda Thomas, 38, of Sicklerville, New Jersey, pleaded guilty by videoconference before […]

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Boy Scout comforts dying truck driver after collision with train in Missouri

A Boy Scout is hailed a hero after comforting a man in his final moments. Eli Skrypczak and 15 other scouts were passengers on an Amtrak train that collided with a dump truck in rural Missouri on Monday. According to Dan Skrypczak, his 15-year-old son Eli, who was one of the first to escape the […]

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Man fined £20,000 over large scale landfills in Cobham and Shorene

A man has been fined £20,000 for large-scale dumping on private land and farmland in Cobham and Shorene. Darren Divall, 51, appeared before magistrates in Sevenoaks on Wednesday June 22 and was found guilty of an offense under Section 110 of the Environment Act 1990. Darren Divall was found guilty of discharging flies. Image: Gravesham […]

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French company transforms shipping containers into durable, low-maintenance swimming pools

ship containers to low maintenance pools Calaak’Oncept, a company based in Geispolsheim, France which specializes in cargotecture or the transformation of freight structures into architectural products, designs and distributes swimming pools carved in shipping containers. Called Calaak swimming pools and manufactured in the Bas-Rhin by a collective of swimming pool specialists in Geispolsheim, the custom-made […]

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Workers and public services should not be the victims of inflation

Rampant inflation reminds us that there are more and more working poor in public services around the world. However, governments have the means to finance quality public services: the richest and the multinationals must contribute. The phrase “the summer of discontent” began to appear in the British press, a direct reference to the “winter of […]

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EY valued NSO Group at $2.3bn months before emergency bailout

EY, the Big Four accounting firm, has valued secretive Israeli spyware firm NSO Group at $2.3 billion just months before it needed emergency crisis funding cash and its own funds are deemed worthless. EY’s valuation, more than double that of NSO two years earlier, was made by analysts at the firm’s Luxembourg office in July […]

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Kate Moss is ‘outgoing for an OBE wink for her modeling services’

She appeared atop a 90s rave bus during the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant earlier this month. And Kate Moss is reportedly hoping for a royal honor as the model ‘loves’ receiving an OBE for her modeling services, according to reports. Hoping to leave her mark on Her Majesty, the 48-year-old played a starring role in […]

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Buy now, pay later? Stay safe

In the summer of 2020, amid the fear and uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, Amber Cole of Colorado Springs, Colorado turned to retail therapy. She scoured the Lululemon website to find trendy activewear like t-shirts and leggings for $50 to $130. Cole, 33, saw a tempting option to pay for his purchases. After entering some information, […]

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New Jersey wineries battle rising wine packaging and shipping costs

MULLICA HILL, New Jersey (WPVI) – Wineries are being hit hard by the high cost of supplies, and they are also facing supply shortages. While there’s no shortage of wine, the cost of packing and shipping bottles of wine has gone up, according to some employees at New Jersey wineries. Rich Heritage, director of sales […]

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The borough is moving forward with its plan to replace the central emergency services station

The Kenai Peninsula Borough is moving forward with a plan to build a new central emergency services station in downtown Soldotna, until voters are ready to fund it. CES covers most of the Central Peninsula outside of Nikiski and Kenai, stretching from Kasilof at the end of Funny River Road to Sterling. Station 1 is […]

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The Cast of the Professional Trucker

Author Mokokoma Mokhonoana is known for his sometimes funny, sometimes profound expressions. One of them is that “no expert is born an expert”. This saying couldn’t be truer when it comes to the professional truck driver. The commercial vehicle drivers who transport 80% of our goods across the country are, by and large, safety-minded professionals. […]

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Ukraine and the EU: the pressing questions that remain about the country’s survival | Ukraine

EU leaders meeting in Brussels are expected to grant Ukraine EU candidate status, but the historic decision threatens to overshadow more pressing questions about the country’s survival. Military support Since the start of the Russian invasion, Ukraine has been asking for weapons to defend its territory. EU leaders will call for swift work on “a […]

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Truck driver dies after waiting 5 days in queue at Lanka gas station

The total external debt of crisis-hit Sri Lanka stands at $51 billion. Dove: A 63-year-old truck driver died in Sri Lanka after queuing for five days at a petrol station in the country’s Western Province, the 10th death reported due to a prolonged wait for fuel supplies in the indebted island nation grapples with the […]

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M4 Prince of Wales Bridge fire: Dramatic photos show scale of blaze as 24 wine pallets burn

Photos show the scale of a massive lorry fire that shut down the M4 earlier today (June 22). The incident happened around 3pm on the westbound carriageway of the motorway – between Junction 21 and Junction 23 on the Severn Bridge. Emergency services, including Avon Fire and Rescue and National Highway Traffic Officers, rushed to […]

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Truck Driver Job at CDL in Mankato, MN | CDL-A Team Truck Driver Job in Mankato, MN

Team Driver Information Team pilots The information below provides insight into how working as a team driver can meet your expected lifestyle, fit into your long-term career plans, and provide the work environment you search. What is a Team Driver? A team driver is a driver operating with one partner who shares driving and other […]

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Maersk sees no letting up in soaring freight costs

Shipping containers are transported on a Maersk Line ship through the Suez Canal in Ismailia, Egypt July 7, 2021. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/DUBLIN, June 22 (Reuters) – The cost of transporting goods has jumped 25-30% since the start of the pandemic due to a series […]

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soon e-buses for the circular services of the city

Passengers in the capital will soon be able to board electric buses to move around the city as electric buses procured by the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will be deployed to run the city’s circular services. The first batch of electric buses should arrive here in two days. The buses were due to […]

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Dartmouth College is eliminating loans from its financial aid programs

Dartmouth College, an Ivy League university in New Hampshire, said Monday it would no longer offer loans in its undergraduate financial aid programs and would instead replace them with more scholarships. The policy will come into effect on June 23, so students entering the 2022 summer semester will be the first beneficiaries. “Thanks to this […]

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New Plymouth-Nelson truck link will revolutionize inter-island freight transport

A multi-million dollar ‘blue water’ sea route from New Plymouth to Nelson is set to revolutionize freight transport between the North and South Islands next year – more than a decade after the idea was floated for the first time. The chauffeured van service is intended to take vehicles off the road, save 2,000 tonnes […]

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Mpopoma factory creates 400 jobs: small and medium-sized company targets export market

The Chronicle Nqobile Bhebhe, Senior Business ReporterWHILE several established businesses in Bulawayo are struggling to stay afloat due to numerous challenges, a small to medium furniture company in Mpopoma is experiencing solid growth and is now focused on further expansion with a focus on exports. With growing demand for its various furniture products, Mpopoma Outspan […]

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Government-backed child care loans are not a solution to a crisis | child care

As Justine Roberts says, there is a crisis in the accessibility and availability of good quality childcare in the UK (I asked Boris Johnson about the childcare crisis. His response? “More Tumble Tots,” June 14). But his suggestion that a government-backed childcare loan system would solve the financial dilemmas they face would be laughable if […]

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Partners growing mushrooms in an old shipping container

GRIMES, Iowa (AP) — If there’s one thing that excites Josh Peitzman, it’s the promise of rain. Saturated forest floor is breeding ground for mushrooms, and 24-year-old Peitzman spends much of his free time after the rain hunting for mushrooms to identify. It has become second nature to him to wander around Granger Jester’s Park, […]

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Forklift Scales Market Size 2022 and Forecast to 2028 | Avery Weigh-Tronix, Walz Scale, Mettler Toledo, Weigh Point, LTS Scale – Instant Interview

New Jersey, United States,- The Global”Forklift ladder Market“The report is one of the most comprehensive and vital additions to the Intellect Research Archive of Intake Analytics. Provides an elaborate analysis and analysis of key aspects of the global Forklift Scales market. Market analysts from the United Nations agency have published in-depth information on key growth […]

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Wichita Falls area churches announce services

The deadline for submitting articles for church memoirs to be published in our print edition is 2 p.m. Wednesday. To have an article listed, email Claire Kowalick at [email protected] Please limit announcements to special events, meetings or guests. Limited space does not allow for regular weekly event listings to be displayed. We’re sorry, but church […]

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Pharrell Williams pays off debt for five students

Five HBCU students and recent graduates are surely feeling happy after Grammy-winning producer Pharrell Williams surprised them by paying off their student loans. The moment came on Friday during an NAACP panel on the student debt crisis among black students, as part of Williams’ Something in the Water festival. Speaking on the show ‘Today’ On […]

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GM Raises Price of Hummer EV Over $6,000 as Base Product, Shipping Costs Rise

U.S. President Joe Biden drives a Hummer EV as he tours General Motors’ ‘Factory ZERO’ electric vehicle assembly plant in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 17 (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) on Friday raised the price of its Hummer EV pickup […]

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Another truckers’ strike looms as gas prices continue to rise

More trucker strikes loom as gas prices continue to rise – Twitter Image @dean Another truckers’ strike is looming, petrol prices are expected to continue to rise over the summer and the government rebate is expected to end. With the Ukrainian crisis out of sight and demand for oil from alternative sources increasing, experts believe […]

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Large-scale manufacturing output declines 13.3% in April – Business

ISLAMABAD: In the first month of the PML-N-led coalition government, large-scale manufacturing (LSM) fell 13.3% month-on-month in April, the Pakistan Bureau reported on Thursday. statistics (PBS). Large industry posted robust growth of 26.6% in March, the last month of the PTI government. However, LSM rose 15.4% year-on-year in April. The production estimate for LSM industries […]

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GPA sets all-time trading record in May

The Georgia Ports Authority moved a record 519,390 twenty-foot-equivalent container units in May, beating the previous record of 504,350 TEUs set in October 2021. GPA’s May volumes increased by 8.5%, or 40,770 TEUs, compared to the same month last year. “Despite global supply chain challenges, the Port of Savannah continues to be an economic engine, […]

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Global Used Car Dealership Market 2022 Top Competitors – CarMax Business Services, Asbury Automotive Group, Alibaba, AutoNation Inc.

MarketandResearch.biz presented the research work Global used car dealership market from 2022 to 2028 includes sizing study, deployment techniques, and industry development status, which may be beneficial in identifying revenue-generating opportunities for the Forecast Years 2022-2028. It dives into the best players in depth. This Used Car Dealers Market report also examines the industry players […]

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5 Best Fast Loans and Fast Cash Loans Online for Bad Credit and Payday in 2022

Quick loans save your life when you are in financial trouble. Millions of Americans have used quick cash loans at one time or another. So whether you’re short on cash because you just shelled out hundreds for a home repair, or maybe you bought an expensive birthday present, or covered an emergency expense, loans in […]

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Support Services Manager – Sheriff’s Office – 3219844 | Features

POSITION DUTIES: The position performs first-level supervision, training, development, and evaluation of support services division personnel for the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office. This is technically detailed supervisory work engaged in the performance of clerical and administrative duties. The position is the initial contact for questions on open cases, will be responsible for handling Incident Based […]

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Report Eyes Missouri as Hub for Shipping Container Production | Policy

JEFFERSON CITY — A new report studying pandemic-related supply chain issues recommends that Missouri become a U.S. hub for shipping container construction. According to a draft report released by Gov. Mike Parson’s Supply Chain Task Force, the state could subsidize companies that build the steel containers, which are used to transport a variety of goods […]

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Truck driver requests waiver of hours of service due to sleep-related health issues

WASHINGTON — A Minnesota truck driver is asking the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) for a five-year exemption from federal Hours of Service (HOS) regulations, citing that they are inconsistent with his sleep pattern and , therefore , his health is in danger. In a document filed in the Federal Register by the FMCSA, […]

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Frederiksted Health Care acquires mobile van to increase medical and dental services

The mobile van acquired by Frederiksted Health Care (Photo submitted) Frederiksted Health Care is advising the public that it has taken delivery of a new mobile van designed to provide increased access to medical and dental services in St. Croix. The minivan was custom built by Mathew Specialties Vehicles in Ashville, North Carolina on a […]

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Scale Asia Ventures launches $30 million inaugural fund

PALO ALTO – SAV (Scale Asia Ventures), a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm, has launched its first $30 million seed fund as part of pledges to support enterprise-focused ventures. Beyond seed funding, SAV also plans to fuel its portfolios with an additional $100 million in later-stage funding directly from its base of deep-pocketed sponsor partners. […]

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Columbus woman arrested for stealing identity of deceased child

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – A former Columbus woman has been arrested in Utah on federal charges related to stealing the identity of a baby who died in infancy. Ava Misseldine, 49, a former Columbus wife, was charged in a criminal complaint with passport fraud, social security number fraud, aggravated identity theft and fraud in connection […]

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Shipping Reform Act: Here’s everything you need to know

Congress will soon hold a vote — as early as next week — on the 2022 Shipping Reform Act. With bipartisan support in the House and Senate, the bill is expected to pass. The biggest overhaul of shipping regulations since 1998, the legislation expands the regulatory powers of the Federal Maritime Commission in an effort […]

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Alpega Group acquires Road Heroes Truck Driver Platform

Alpega Group, one of Europe’s leading software as a service (SaaS) companies for the transport industry, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Road Heroes, Truck Driver Platform from Pinetco. Road Heroes is a specialized job site that connects truckers with potential employers. With the current strain of the global supply chain, the […]

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Biden pushes to cut shipping costs and fight inflation | app

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday launched a new effort to reduce the cost of shipping goods across oceans, a major challenge for retailers that the White House said has driven prices up as the world is emerging from the coronavirus pandemic. The White House released a video showing Biden talking to retail […]

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A trucker requests an exemption from hours of service

A trucker with 30 years of experience petitions the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for an exemption from several hours of service regulations. In a notice published in the Federal Register on Thursday, June 9, Leland Schmitt Jr. asked the agency for a five-year exemption from five of the provisions of the hours of service […]

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High Gas Prices Pose Challenges to Ambulance Services

PITTSBURGH — The cost of gasoline weighs heavily on a vital service used in a medical emergency. EMS workers are never shy about shifting gears when seconds count, even in these tough financial times. Responding to a medical emergency has never been so costly for ambulance services. Ambulance providers who pay for their own fuel […]

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Tuition insurance: is it worth it?

Tuition insurance is a type of coverage that reimburses students for a portion of their education costs if they have to drop out due to injury or illness. Tuition insurance can save you thousands of dollars in tuition and related expenses in an emergency, but it’s not always necessary. Many colleges offer their own leave […]

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Shortage of tow truck drivers could mean longer wait times

CINCINNATI — Before hitting the road for a summer trip, it’s a good idea to make sure your vehicle is ready for the trip. If your car breaks down, it could take longer to get help because there are fewer tow trucks on the road than before the pandemic, according to multiple industry sources who […]

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LGBTQ+ Truck Driver Network Provides Connection, Resources

TAMPA, Fla. — The LGBTQ+ Truck Driver Network, founded by Pasco County resident Bobby Loy, aims to connect and educate members of the LGBTQ+ community who work in the industry and may feel isolated due to the nature of the work. What do you want to know Pasco resident Bobby Loy created the LGBTQ+ Truck […]

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Truckers’ strike aggravates transport problems in South Korea

[Photo by Park Hyung-ki] A general strike by unionized freight truckers starting Tuesday has compounded shipping problems in South Korea in addition to a supply bottleneck and soaring production costs from expensive imports of fuel and fuel. raw materials. Members of Cargo Truckers Solidarity, an affiliate of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions, have gone […]

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Waymo and Uber team up to deploy self-driving trucks at scale

What is happening Waymo and Uber are teaming up to make it easier for shippers and carriers to use self-driving trucks. why is it important This is another step towards the mainstreaming and mainstreaming of self-driving semi-trailers. It’s easy to see self-driving cars as the main battleground for autonomy. Certainly this aspect of unmanned vehicles […]

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Dial A Mover offers certified and insured moving services to individuals and businesses in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne, Australia – Moving a house or business can be a stressful experience, especially when you’ve never done it before. Dial A Mover specializes in providing home and business moving services in Melbourne, Australia. These services are designed to provide customers with a hassle-free experience when moving to another location. Dial A Mover is one […]

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Gold Lending Platform Rupeek Lays Off 180 Employees Due to Corporate Revaluation | New Companies

New Delhi: Bengaluru-based gold lending facilitator Rupeek has laid off 10-15% of its workforce. Rupeek, the first fintech to lay off amid the financial crisis, employs over 1,200 people and has laid off over 180. Read more: Loan borrower alert! Be Prepared to Pay More EMI as HDFC Bank Raises Lending Rates The company said: […]

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What coercion complaints tell us about the trucker shortage – Drivers

HDT editor Deborah Lockridge explores the factors behind the driver shortage. Chart: HDT “The driver shortage is over,” proclaimed Tim Denoyer, principal analyst at ACT Research, explaining how the freight market pendulum appears to be swinging back to a looser capacity situation. Sorry, but I don’t think it’s that easy. Yes, a […]

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Global supply chains won’t improve anytime soon

World trade fell 0.2% in March, with imports from China down 12% and those from Eastern Europe’s CIS countries down 16.4%. With China’s zero Covid policy continuing into April and May, we don’t expect trade data to be much better in those months. Although overall schedule reliability, tracked by Sea-Intelligence, improved slightly in February and […]

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Among older Americans, rising debt may harm health

Older adults generally have less debt than younger ones because people tend to get rid of debt as they approach and enter retirement. But in recent decades, each cohort of older people has been more indebted than the last. “There is a group of seniors in financial difficulty,” said Annamaria Lusardi, an economist at George […]

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Sydney lorry driver spends $25,000 a month more on petrol as fuel prices soar

Truck driver is spending $25,000 a month more on gas as prices soar and Anthony Albanese says he won’t extend fuel excise when it ends in September Truck driver Tristan Wernhard said he spends $25,000 more a month on fuel Rising fuel prices and exorbitant toll prices are crippling his trucking business in Sydney His […]

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The Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates keen to strengthen their economic ties, examine the CEPA

Cambodia and the United Arab Emirates discussed on June 3 the intensification of bilateral trade relations, the establishment of “priority mechanisms” to strengthen trade and investment between the two countries, and a possible feasibility study. on a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA), according to the Department of Commerce. The virtual discussion took place between the […]

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MME Moving Made Easy in Novi extends its services across

Novi, MI, June 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Moving Made Easy in Novi, MI is pleased to announce that they have expanded their services to the entire Michigan area. Recognized as one of Michigan’s most trusted moving companies, MME constantly strives to provide quality service to its customers. Their transparent pricing is one of the […]

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Deltamarin and Technava continue their collaboration

Deltamarin has resumed an agency agreement with the Greek marine equipment agency and the technical support company Technava. Official documents will be signed during Posidonia -22.Together, the companies will look for opportunities and solutions to meet the future needs of Greek shipping. There is no one-size-fits-all solution, but now with a broader customer service profile, […]

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Economic crisis in Pakistan: foreign exchange reserves are below 10 billion dollars, fuel prices have risen again

Despite the arrival of a new government in Islamabad, Pakistan’s economic difficulties are endless. Bloomberg announced Thursday that the foreign exchange reserves of the State Bank of Pakistan had “decreased by $366 million during the week ended May 27 to stand at $9.72 billion”. This represents a drop of almost 50% compared to last August […]

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Weston Man convicted of DUI, killing tow truck driver on Merritt Parkway – NBC Connecticut

A Weston driver will serve four and a half years in prison for driving drunk and killing a convenience store in Trumbull in 2020. Dean Robert, 48, was sentenced Thursday in a Bridgeport courtroom to ten years including four and a half years suspended followed by five years probation. He pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter […]

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CAT Scale Platform of the Week | 1922 Walter Snow Fighter

This week’s CAT Scale Rig of the Week is a classic truck with a sweet history. The Walter Auto Truck Manufacturing Co. began as a manufacturer of automobiles and racing cars. However, the company eventually became famous for its four-wheel-drive trucks. The success of the Walter brand was based on 100% traction, which was based […]

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Global Truck Scales Market Future Prospects with Rising Trends 2022-2029 | Avery Weigh-Tronix, Cardinal Scale, WALZ

The detailed analysis of the world situation truck scale market provides key insights on changing industry dynamics, value chain analysis, major investment pockets, competitive scenarios, regional landscape and crucial segments. It also offers in-depth inspection related to driving and restraint ingredients for the global Truck Scales market. Additionally, explains the superior data on working strategies […]

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Falcon Moving Announces Expansion of Services to Sandy Springs, GA

Falcon Moving, the professional movers in Atlanta is pleased to announce the expansion of services to Sandy Springs, GA. The company operates from several other locations in the state of Georgia. Clients who hire these local movers can rest assured that they hire the best in the business. Moving experts are trained to help their […]

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East Coast’s busiest seaport gets new leadership as shipping challenges increase

When Bethann Rooney first considered managing the Port of New York and New Jersey nearly a decade ago, the United States’ main east coast gateway for maritime imports was struggling to manage some 5.4 million containers per year. Now the former deck cadet on cargo ships has resumed operations in a port that is overwhelmed […]

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LKA financial crisis: badly managed loans

Sri Lanka may mean “resplendent island”, but right now the troubled nation of 22 million people – around 500 of whom are Filipinos – is boiling in a cauldron of foreign loans gone bad, skyrocketing prices, shortages of food, fuel and shrewd economic managers. The island nation off the southern tip of India in the […]