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CincyTech to raise $100M fund, its largest to date, to back seed-stage startups across the Midwest   
July 07, 2022
Source: The Business Journals - Seed-stage investment firm CincyTech is back in fundraising mode with plans to raise its sixth — and largest — fund to date, per a recent regulatory filing. CincyTech, one of the most active seed funds Midwest,
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Teachers distance themselves from case challenging salary disparities   
July 07, 2022
Source: The Observer - The Uganda National Teachers Union (Unatu) has distanced itself from a petition challenging salary disparities between science and arts teachers. Last week, lawyer Robert Rutaro petitioned the Constitutional court seeking a...
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Travel plans for 1 million British Airways passengers disrupted as airline cancels another 10,000 flights this summer   
July 07, 2022
Source: Business Insider - British Airways is cutting its summer schedule by about 13% amid mounting travel chaos due to surging passenger demand and staff shortages.
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Cedar Fair Sees Spending Strength at Its Theme Parks   
July 07, 2022
Source: MarketWatch - By Will Feuer Amusement park operator Cedar Fair LP said it had a strong Fourth of July weekend, with net revenue so far this year pacing some 20% above
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Bed Bath & Beyond's new CEO bets big that the company won't go under   
July 07, 2022
Source: YAHOO!Finance - Bed Bath & Beyond's interim CEO is betting big — with her own money — that she can save the struggling retailer from going out of business.
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Audit: No systemic forced labour at V.S. Industry   
July 07, 2022
Source: The Star - V.S. Industry Bhd said PwC Consulting Associates (M) Sdn Bhd has completed its independent third-party review of the company’s labour practices and has not identified evidence of systemic forced labour practices identified...
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Stocks Edge Higher, Samsung, Merck, GameStop And Boris Johnson in Focus - Five Things To Know   
July 07, 2022
Source: TheStreet.com - Stock futures nudge higher after Fed minutes; Samsung posts strongest quarterly profit in four years; Seagen shares jump on report of $40 billion takeover by Merck; GameStop share surge after 4-for-1 stock split plans and Boris...
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Moat Investing: Capturing Opportunity Amid Volatility   
July 07, 2022
Source: Seeking Alpha - Market volatility can be the cause of turmoil for many investors, but for the Moat Index, it can provide the potential to capture opportunity in irrationally oversold stocks. Read here.
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ILO report: Only 6% of domestic workers have comprehensive social protection   
July 07, 2022
Source: philstar.com - According to a new study by the International Labour Organization, only 6% of the world’s domestic workers have access to social protection programs. The ILO also noted that majority ...
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5 Eid holidays will result in losses to trade, industry: FPCCI chief   
July 07, 2022
Source: Daily Times - FPCCI president Irfan Iqbal Sheikh said Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif had assured the business community at the time of his assuming charge of the Prime Minister’s office that the country is caught in low...
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