Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Monday advised the incoming administration of President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to be transparent with the public about current issues facing the Philippine government, particularly in the managing the country’s fiscal space as Filipinos continue to suffer from consecutive oil price hikes. In anRead More →

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the increase in carbon emissions has been caused by human activities over the past 150 years. Despite limited activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, the carbonRead More →

Transparency International Bangladesh today (20 May 2022) called on the government to form an independent ‘economic strategy advisory committee’ to advise on ways to address potential global economic fallout and ensure continuation of the commendable economic performance achieved until now. The call comes against the backdrop of the looming globalRead More →

Verizon, the US-based telecom operator, said fifth-generation or 5G private networks would bring economic benefits to Indian companies, and space-based broadband delivery through a low-Earth-orbit satellite system (LEO) could be a game-changer for the economy. “This is an opportunity to bring these new technologies (5G private networks) to markets likeRead More →

Overcoming the current external solvency challenge is reminiscent of the situation in 2018 in Pakistan. The need to tap into friendly countries to shore up reserves, find oil on deferred payments, new international commercial borrowing, a rush to roll over bilateral and commercial bank maturities, and a push for theRead More →

Fairmont Southampton (file photo by Akil Simmons) The economic benefits to Bermuda from the reopening of the Fairmont Southampton will ‘far exceed’ the value of the concessions to support the hotel’s redevelopment, the Minister for Tourism insisted today. Vance Campbell earlier tabled a bill in the House of Assembly thatRead More →

The UAE’s latest policies supporting local industry are already creating significant value within the manufacturing ecosystem, according to Eng. Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri, president of Ducab. The company is one of the UAE-based companies championing Made in the Emirates industrial products on the global stage, now serving 45 markets globally.Read More →

Fridaytime, January 21, 2021 / 11:00 / Bukola Akinyele-Yisau for WebTV / Header image credit: WebTV Ethical funds are catalysts for creating wealth and economic value for investors, especially in frontier markets like Nigeria. Dr. Yusuf Adeneye, Senior Lecturer, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, underscored this point by explaining “Eethical funds, economicRead 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 →

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 →

– KARACHI, Pakistan: Digital transformation can help Pakistan unlock up to 9.7 trillion rupees ($59.7 billion) in annual economic value by 2030, equivalent to about 19% of the country’s GDP. countries in 2020, according to a new report commissioned by Google. The report – released at a recent Google/[email protected] onlineRead More →

Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya said investors would be unwise to ignore what two of the world’s richest people are doing with their own wallets. In a new episode of The All-In Podcast, the CEO of venture capital firm Social Capital thinks people should know that big names like Elon MuskRead More →

India’s open digital infrastructure could generate an economic value of more than $ 500 billion, or about 5.5% of India’s projected GDP by 2030, according to a study. It will also generate more than $ 200 billion in savings. Even during the pandemic, the Indian government was able to transferRead More →

File photo: Upper Consultative Chamber of Egypt. Al Ahram Senate Deputy Speaker Bahaa El-Din Abu Shoqa said the law is a necessary step because Egypt is rich in natural resources and biological diversity and these resources must be preserved to achieve environmental balance and advancing the country’s socio-economic development plans.Read More →

Emissions from docked ships. Image credit: ship and cargo hold World Ferry Industry Association Interferry says it will use the results of a new study highlighting the sector’s economic weight to help it move towards electrification. The study, commissioned by Interferry and carried out by UKadvice based Oxford economy, reportedlyRead More →

BURLINGAME, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Humanigen, Inc. (Nasdaq: HGEN) (“Humanigen”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on preventing and treating an immune hyper-response called “cytokine storm,” announced that a manuscript describing his budget impact model for treating patients hospitalized with COVID-19 is available at medRxiv (link). These findings underscore the importance of selecting theRead More →

DriveNets recently shared the results of a survey of telecommunications network executives conducted by STL Partners indicating that operators recognize the economic value of a hyperscale architecture and the inevitability of disaggregated native cloud networks, but their prospects and plans to pursue these goals vary widely. Against this background, theRead More →

LegalUK, along with Oxera, published a report on the economic value of English law – the first of its kind and it’s worth reading. The report measures economic value through the “gains from trade” made possible by transactions between businesses, organizations and individuals. Each of these professions relies on EnglishRead More →

Representation image New Delhi: As more and more young Indian investors are excited to explore new investment options, they are embracing cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Polygon to make investments that promise them viable returns. These digital currencies along with other DLT applications have garnered considerable attention, leading toRead More →

ALBANY, NY, September 8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Market research on transparency: The role of national-level global oil companies and international oil companies with significant petrochemical assets represent a significant share of the petrochemical market. Monetary investments made by national oil companies significantly support the growth of the petrochemicalRead More →

Use in automotive component manufacturing for functional benefits amplifies growth The petrochemical companies of North America take advantage of the presence of large shale gas reservoirs due to the increasing need to use low cost gas feedstocks compared to oil-based ones ALBANY, NY, September 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Market researchRead More →

Biodiversity and ecosystem services are in unprecedented decline and, like climate change, the associated risks are significant for economies. Already, 14 of the 18 ecosystem services assessed have declined since 1970. This means smaller fish catches, fewer wild pollinators, nature’s reduced ability to control pathogens, protect communities from extreme weatherRead More →

Through SCMR Staff · June 22, 2021 Thomas, a leader in product sourcing, supplier selection and marketing solutions for the industry, today released its 2021 annual report on the state of manufacturing in North America, sharing the groundbreaking insights from its latest survey of the North American manufacturing and industrialRead More →

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Thomas, the leader in product sourcing, supplier selection and marketing solutions for the industry, today released its 2021 Annual Report on the State of Manufacturing in North America share innovative insights from its latest survey of North American manufacturing and industrial sectors. While the report reveals multiple shiftsRead More →

Gitcoin Token was launched as an Ethereum-based governance token. The token has no economic value or financial rights and is primarily used to oversee the GitCoin ecosystem. What is GitCoin GitCoin is the place for software developers to get coins for building open source projects. Simply put, Gitcoin’s mission isRead More →

Crown Flour Mill (CFM) Limited, a subsidiary of Olam Nigeria, has reiterated its promise to continue collaborating with other stakeholders within the local wheat value chain to support the socio-economic value proposition of the sector . This assurance was given when a CFM management team paid a courtesy visit toRead More →

NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Thursday that digital infrastructure has become essential to the functioning of society and that India can create $1 trillion in economic value using digital technology here 2025. Addressing a virtual event organized by industry body FICCI, Kant said the COVID-19 pandemicRead More →

Addressing a virtual event organized by industry body FICCI, Kant said the COVID-19 pandemic had given a boost to the ever-expanding digital infrastructure. Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Thursday that digital infrastructure has become essential to the functioning of society and that India can create $1 trillion inRead More →

Intangible assets have been largely ignored by accounting standards and traditional valuation methods. Consequently, many organizations do not have a clear picture of the economic value of their intangible assets. Given the growing importance of intangible assets to growth and revenue, failure to identify and exploit the value of theseRead More →

The COVID-19 pandemic has raised fundamental questions about how to balance protecting public health and protecting the economy. How should authorities weigh the risk of illness and death against the risk of economic damage from social distancing and other restrictions that slow the spread of disease? It is never easyRead More →

Kafula Sakeus On a visit to a Brahmin stud farm in the Corn Triangle, we were greeted by a veld fire that appears to have spread from neighbors to the farm gate. With a sense of worry in one eye and yet grateful that the hell had been brought underRead More →

OThe reason prescription drugs are often cheaper abroad is that many countries carry out detailed assessments of the economic value of drugs and their benefits. These assessments result in difficult negotiations with pharmaceutical companies before drugs are allowed into national health plans. The Trump administration has offered to benchmark pricesRead More →

Companies are slow to adopt AI-based productivity improvements, be warned: artificial intelligence is the biggest business opportunity for businesses, industries and nations in the coming decades, according to a recent PwC report. Advances in AI will increase global GDP by up to 14% by 2030, the equivalent of contributing anRead More →

There’s an old adage in finance that a relationship is worth a basis point, which is a fun, if absurd, way of saying that relationships in finance have value. On the surface, it’s obvious. Investment banks are highly profitable businesses that exist to provide investors with investment opportunities. Venture capitalistsRead More →

Live Beta The Economic Value Atlas tool is now available in beta for you to discover new insights into our regional economy. Use the beta tool Metro will be testing different apps and continuing to develop them through summer 2019. We plan to release updates on a regular two-year cycleRead More →

What is Economic Value Added (EVA)? Economic Value Added (EVA) is a measure of a company’s financial performance based on residual wealth calculated by deducting its cost of capital from its operating income, adjusted for taxes on a cash basis. EVA can also be referred to as economic profit becauseRead More →

Imagine a large number of companies doing what Kingfisher did to their employees in a short time. Would people be willing to work for a month without being paid? What if the police were openly colluding with a gang of car thieves? Would your car insurance premium increase significantly? InRead More →

There is growing interest in how schools can shape children’s non-cognitive skills (sometimes called behavioral traits, know-how, or personality). One reason for this interest is that non-cognitive skills predict a wide range of economic outcomes, such as lifetime employment and earnings, but are also relatively malleable, at least into adulthood.Read More →