INSURER RSA has approached rival Aviva about buying its general insurance operations in the UK and elsewhere for £5bn, Sky News has reported.Aviva declined to comment, while RSA was not immediately available.The approach was immediately rejected by the Aviva board, and there are no ongoing discussions between the companies, accoring to the report.Aviva shares were up 4.5 per cent at 383.6 pence by 8.40am while RSA was down 1.9 per cent at 126.1 pence. John Dunne whatsapp whatsapp Friday 13 August 2010 4:15 am Share More From Our Partners Native American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.org980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgFeds seized 18 devices from Rudy Giuliani and his employees in April raidnypost.comA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.org‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comPuffer fish snaps a selfie with lucky divernypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.com Show Comments ▼ Tags: NULL Aviva rebuffs £5bn bid from RSA
Tags: Rank Group Chew replaces Tang Hong Cheong, who is retiring. Tang is also chief executive of Guoco and had been a non-executive director on Rank’s board since 2010. Chew had previously served as chief financial officer of Malaysia-based Hong Leong Financial Group, before stepping down last month to join Guoco, which holds a majority of Rank’s shares. In total, he has worked for more than 30 years in the banking sector. Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Regions: UK & Ireland Last month, Rank announced that it had successfully raised £70.0m through a share placement and retail subscription. It placed placed 76,736,762 shares priced at 90 pence per share. “On behalf of Rank I would like to thank Hong Cheong for his valuable contribution as a director over the past two years and wish him well on his retirement,” Thursby said. 10th December 2020 | By Daniel O’Boyle Rank appoints banking veteran Chew to board People moves Topics: People Bingo People moves Mecca Bingo and Grosvenor Casino operator the Rank Group has appointed banking sector veteran Chew Seong Aun, chief financial officer of investment fund Guoco Group, to its board as a non-executive director, replacing Tang Hong Cheong. In addition, it revealed that also announced that group like-for-like gaming revenue was down 52% and total net gaming revenue down 47% for the quarter ended 30 September “I am pleased to welcome Seong Aun to the Rank board,” Rank chairman Alex Thursby said. “Seong Aun brings a wealth of financial and commercial experience to the board and will be able to further enhance the good communication established between Rank and its major shareholder.” Email Address
RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Coronavirus’ strike on Japan economy poses headache for Tokyo 2020 By Kunal Dhyani – March 5, 2020 Previous articleIOC Executive Board to propose Mumbai for 2023 SessionNext articleI-League 2019-20 LIVE: Mohun Bagan vs Chennai City LIVE Streaming, squads, timing and broadcast details Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. Latest Sports NewsSportSport News Euro 2020- Spain vs Poland Highlights: Spain held to 1-1 draw as Lewandowski’s Poland keep Euro hopes alive Euro 2020 Top Scorers: Ronaldo joins Patrik Schick at top, Lukaku remains second; Check who is leading the Euro 2020 Golden Boot race Euro 2020 Points table: Germany secure first win, Poland keep Euro hopes alive; Check Euro 2020 latest group standings Football Football WTC Final Day 2 Stumps: Brilliant Virat Kohli & Ajinkya Rahane saves the day for India as bad light stops play 33 overs early Cricket IND vs NZ in WTC Final: India batting coach says, ‘score above 250 on Day 3 would be good’, Kyle Jamieson feels it won’t… Cricket Facebook Twitter TAGS2020 Tokyo GamesCoronavirusSports Business NewsSports Business News IndiaTokyo 2020Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games SHARE by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikePhotoStickHow To Back Up All Your Old Photos In SecondsPhotoStickUndoTreehuggerHow To Protect Yourself Against CyberthreatsTreehuggerUndoGeorgetown UniversityLearn from Anywhere This Summer with Georgetown’s Online Summer CoursesGeorgetown UniversityUndoAlso Read: Japan Minister hints to postpone Tokyo 2020 Games till DecemberSeveral of Tokyo 2020 partners have suffered severe decline in their shares values. The following figures reported by international news agency Reuters are glaring:Ø Asics: The Tokyo 2020 apparel and sportswear partner company’s shares have fallen by 28%Ø Dentsu Group: Japan’s largest advertisement agency has recorded 22% fall in its sharesØ Dentsu’s rivals Hakuhodo DY’s shares are down by 20%Ø Two of Tokyo 2020 security partners Sohgo Security Services and Secom Co. have registered respective 12% and 11% decline in their share valueAccording to reports, consumer retails firms, transportation infrastructure and hospitality industry – hotels and restaurants – are bearing the maximum brunt of the Coronavirus on their business.Even though the Tokyo 2020 is going ahead with preparations to hold the Games as planned, the school in the country are closed. Among other precautionary measures, employees are encouraged to work from home. If the prevailing situation was not enough to add to the concerns for the Games, the economic blow will certainly aggravate the stress for a nation that has invested $122 billion to host the Olympics.Also Read: Coronavirus threat: Bach ‘fully committed’ to Tokyo 2020 schedule YourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredUndoPost FunThese Twins Were Named “Most Beautiful In The World,” Wait Until You See Them TodayPost Fun|SponsoredSponsoredUndoHollywood TaleHow Victoria Principal Looks At 71 Is HeartbreakingHollywood Tale|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDefinitionTime Was Not Kind To These 28 CelebritiesDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredUndoMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStory|SponsoredSponsoredUndo WTC Final LIVE Day 3: Weather forecast again not good, rain & bad-light all set to impact India vs New Zealand Day 3 Football Cricket Cricket The Coronavirus impact on Japan’s economy is holding a novel threat for the Organising Committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which as of now has showed enough determination to conduct the quadrennial event on its July 24-August 9 schedule.The confirmation of 300 Covid-19 positive cases and six deaths in Japan, besides 706 patients including 6 deaths reported on board cruise ship Diamond Princess off the country’s coast, coupled with global spread and travel restrictions has resulted a major fall in the stocks of Japanese companies. A number of Tokyo 2020 partners have also been affected. Football ICC WTC Final: 10 years of Virat Kohli’s Test career, 10 best moments of India’s greatest Test skipper Euro 2020 – Germany beat Portugal 4-2: Germany bounce back with thrilling 4-2 win over Portugal to revive Euro hopes Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Cricket Football Euro 2020 LIVE broadcast in more than 200 countries, check how you can watch Live Streaming of EURO 2020 in your country ENG W vs IND W Test: Sneh Rana, Shafali Verma shine as one-off Test ends in draw
International Breweries Plc (INTBRE.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Beverages sector has released it’s 2020 interim results for the half year.For more information about International Breweries Plc (INTBRE.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the International Breweries Plc (INTBRE.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: International Breweries Plc (INTBRE.ng) 2020 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileInternational Breweries Plc is a brewery in Nigeria which brews, packages and markets a range of beer and non-alcoholic malt beverages. The company is known for its beer sold under the Trophy brand name and non-alcoholic malt drink sold under the Betamalt brand name, namely Trophy Lager, Trophy Black and Betamalt malt drink. Other brands packaged and marketed by International Breweries Plc include Castle Milk Stout, Castle Lager, Redds, Hero, Grand Malt and Voltic Water. The company’s head office is in Osun State, Nigeria and its distribution centres are in Ibadan, Lagos and Ilorin. International Breweries Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange
Royston Roche | Friday, 21st May, 2021 | More on: EZJ Budget airline easyJet‘s (LSE: EZJ) share price fell by 2% yesterday after the company released its first-half results. In contrast, the FTSE 100 index rose 1%. This suggests to me that investor sentiment is low for the stock after the company’s result announcement. Is the price drop a buying opportunity for me? easyJet’s recent resultsRevenue for the first half of 2021 fell by 90% year-on-year to £240m. This was primarily the result of lower passenger travel due to the lockdown. Passenger revenue fell by 91% to £170m and ancillary revenue fell by 87% to £70m. Ancillary revenue includes extra baggage, allocate seat, and seat changing charges, among others. So, this revenue segment also depends on more passengers. 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This is lower than the expected passenger capacity for British Airways owner IAG, which is expected to be around 25% for the June quarter and the company’s own earlier estimate of 20%. Also, there is uncertainty on full re-opening due to new Covid-19 variants. The hope of resumption of summer travel was one of the reasons for the stock’s appreciation in the past few months. If the travel industry is slow to pick up steam, I think that easyJet’s share price might hit the floor. The company’s operating costs will also rise when it starts its operations. So, the benefits will not be immediate for the company. Also, there is uncertainty on the number of countries where hotel quarantine is required. This will be an additional burden to flyers. So, holiday flyers might postpone their summer travel plans. This could further negatively impact the company’s revenues this year. The company reported a pre-tax loss of £701m. This was within the management guidance range of £690m–£730m loss. I think various governments might keep some restrictions in place since international travel appears to promote the spread of variants. If this is the case, the company will need more time to return to profitability.During the normal international travel period from the year 2015 to 2019, the company’s average price-to-earnings ratio was around 14. Using the 2019 diluted earnings per share (EPS) figure of 87.8p, the current share price is trading about 11 times. There is high uncertainty at the moment as to when the company will achieve this EPS. So, I believe that there is not much upside.My final view for easyJet’s share priceThe company’s share price rose about 75% in the past year. The successful vaccination drive and the expected start of international travel led to the strong upward movement. However, the increase new Covid-19 variants and also the uncertainty of travel regulations makes me feel that this is not the right time for me to buy easyJet. 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Home Indiana Agriculture News Food Company Removing Non-GMO Labels Food Company Removing Non-GMO Labels SHARE Facebook Twitter Mann Packing will remove the “non-GMO” label term from select products because the company says it “doesn’t want to perpetuate a fear that something is wrong with GMOs.” The company is turning an about-face, after getting some products verified under the Non-GMO Project. It is removing the non-GMO verified check from its single-cut lettuce products in its next print run, according to the company’s director of corporate marketing. A company spokesperson said, “There is no GMO lettuce. It made us go: Why are we doing this?” Mann sells other products that do not have the non-GMO verified check, but include copy stating they are GMO-free on the packaging. The company is discussing removing that label, as well.Mann Packing was founded in Salinas, California in the 1930’s. Today, the company is a majority women-owned and operated business, and says it is one of the country’s leading suppliers of fresh vegetables.Source: NAFB News Service By NAFB News Service – Oct 9, 2017 Previous articleCorn Grain Test WeightNext articleCommentary: Time for a Strong Voice NAFB News Service Facebook Twitter SHARE
Russian media boss drops the pretence and defends Belarus crackdown News BelarusEurope – Central Asia June 2, 2021 Find out more RSF_en Follow the news on Belarus News The EU-Russia summit opening today in Helsinki is meant to relaunch dialogue on a range of issues. Russia must be reminded that fulfilling the undertakings it has given to defend basic freedoms, including press freedom, is obligatory. Help by sharing this information News November 24, 2006 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Helsinki summit: Europe urged to remind Russia of its human rights commitments Receive email alerts May 28, 2021 Find out more Poland’s veto on talks about a new economic and energy partnership has not left the European Union and Russia without anything to discuss at the Helsinki summit that opens today, as the EU has a duty to remind Russia of its undertakings to defend basic freedoms, Reporters Without Borders said, condemning the tendency to regard human rights as secondary to economic issues.“Many converging factors point to a decline in press freedom in Russia, of which the latest and most dramatic has obviously been the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya in broad daylight in Moscow in October,” Reporters Without Borders said. “It brought to 21 the total of journalists killed for doing their job in Russia, in a climate of extremely disturbing impunity, since Vladimir Putin became president in March 2000.”The organisation continued: “Russian society must itself put a stop to this violence and we therefore urge Europe’s leaders to remind their Russian counterparts that the international community expects these murders to be solved. We ask in particular that no effort should be spared in identifying the perpetrators and instigators of Politkovskaya’s murder. Europe’s legitimacy and moral authority and the need to show support for Russia’s journalists and human rights activists are all at stake.”Reporters Without Borders added: “Russia is one of the signatories of the European Convention on Human Rights. It is also a member of the Council of Europe, and held its presidency until 15 November. It has therefore signed an explicit undertaking to respect and protect human rights. We urge the European authorities, as guarantors of respect for these values, to remind Russia that compliance with this undertaking is obligatory.”The EU-Russia summit was supposed to discuss the terms of a new economic partnership, as the current one expires at the end of next year, but Poland vetoed the opening of talks because of a Russian embargo on Poland’s meat and vegetable exports. Russia has responded by threatening to embargo all European meat from the start of next year, when Bulgaria and Romania join the EU. to go further Organisation “We welcome opening of criminal investigation in Lithuania in response to our complaint against Lukashenko” RSF says News BelarusEurope – Central Asia RSF at the Belarusian border: “The terrorist is the one who jails journalists and intimidates the public” May 27, 2021 Find out more
Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOREM, Utah-With Utah Valley women’s soccer having commenced fall season practices, head coach Chris Lemay has several stellar veterans he can count on to lead his Wolverines squad.The season opener is an August 13 exhibition at Idaho State followed by the regular season opener August 17 at California.To help his squad, Lemay can call upon a pair of redshirt seniors the NCAA granted sixth years of eligibility to in defender Sara Callister of Merced, Calif. and forward Alexis Peterson of Bountiful, Utah, a UNLV transfer.Additionally, the Wolverines return 12 letterwinners and eight starters from last year’s WAC championship team including first-team All-WAC honoree Hannah Bruce and second-team All-WAC standout Breanna McCarter.Defending WAC freshman of the year, sophomore Amber Tripp, also returns to the Wolverines’ squad.The Wolverines have 10 newcomers on the squad, including BYU transfer Brianna Hatch, a redshirt junior out of Gilbert, Ariz.Lemay has given his squad a solid non-conference slate as in addition to the road match at California, the Wolverines will also travel to Wyoming, San Diego, Cal Poly, Portland, Washington (at Portland, Ore.), Colorado and BYU.Home matches in non-conference tilts include matchups with Weber State, UNLV and Oklahoma. Tags: Alexis Peterson/Amber Tripp/Breanna McCarter/Brianna Hatch/BYU/Cal Poly/California/Chris Lemay/Colorado/Idaho State/Oklahoma/Portland/San Diego/Sara Callister/UNLV/UVU Women’s Soccer/Washington August 3, 2018 /Sports News – Local UVU Women’s Soccer Prepares For Season Opener Brad James
Home » News » Barwell’s Tweet shows consistency on fees ban previous nextRegulation & LawBarwell’s Tweet shows consistency on fees banMany senior Tories including May and Hammond have changed their minds since 2014Nigel Lewis29th November 20160584 Views This week Housing Minister Gavin Barwell was caught off-message on Twitter when a reply he gave to magazine Inside Housing about the rumoured fees ban was unearthed.Barwell said (see right) ‘Bad idea – landlords would pass costs ton to tenants via rent. We’re looking at other ways to cut upfront costs & raise standards’.It is no doubt this sort of mood music from the Tory government that persuaded NALS that a Fair Fees Forum was a good idea. But they, like Barwell, were caught by surprise when Hammond announced that he would bring forward a total ban on fees charged to tenants.At least Barwell is consistent, though. He is one of the few people Tory MPs who who haven’t undergone an astonishing conversion to banning tenant fees since 2014.Those with longer memories will recall that both the 2014 Labour amendment to the Consumer Rights Bill and a 2013 Private Members Bill both failed to gain support from the Tory benches.Chancellor Philip Hammond and Prime Minister Theresa May both voted against the Labour amendment, which was defeated by 291 to 228 votes.But while Barwell has stuck to his guns – his Tweet reflected his ‘no’ vote to the Labour amendment, Hammond has change his tune.By proposing a ban during the Autumn statement, Hammond said it would ‘improve competition in the private rental market and give renters clarity and control over what they pay’.One irony of the Labour amendment in 2014, which most agents opposed, is that agents and landlords were going to be allowed to charge for credit checks, something they will not be able to do if the current proposed ban become law. November 29, 2016Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021