Social sector organisations, which aimed to help people through the Covid crisis, were also affected by the sudden disruptions triggered by the pandemic. There has been a significant reduction in funding available to them, and lockdown and social distancing protocols have affected their own staff and programs, forcing them toRead More →

Viasat said governments in other parts of the world are not prioritizing 5G networks using mm waves or 28 GHz. NEW DELHI: Satellite communications provider Viasat says India stands to lose $ 184.6 billion in economic value by 2030 if it auctions spectrum in the 28 GHz band for servicesRead More →

On December 14, 2021, the Honorable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, tabled the 2021 Economic and Fiscal Update (Access the update here). The Economic and Fiscal Update described a recovery in the Canadian economy with rising revenues and falling spending, estimating a $38.5 billion reduction inRead More →

American foreign policy remains under siege. America’s outdated thinkers, especially those who overestimate Washington’s economic influence while grossly underestimating the will of adversaries, still shape American foreign policy in the 21st century. To illustrate this, consider what Ryan Crocker, the former US Ambassador to Afghanistan, said on October 21, 2021Read More →

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Have you found yourself in need of more cash lately? If so, you’re not alone. Over the last decade, the number of people with a personal loan has nearly doubled from around 11 million in 2010 to around 21 million in 2020, and personal loan debt has nearly tripled fromRead More →

A secondary analysis of data related to the economic outcomes of the Rehabilitation Therapy in Older Acute Heart Failure Patients trial attempted to determine whether a new 12-week rehabilitation intervention had a cost-effective value. Since its long-term value remains uncertain, the cost-effectiveness of a new 12-week intervention for patients withRead More →