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Around 2 Million Die From Work-Related Causes Annually, Finds UN Report   
September 18, 2021
Source: Forbes - As many as 1.9 million people died from work-related diseases and injuries in 2016, according to the first joint estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO) and International Labour Organization (ILO).
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Ameren honored for development   
September 18, 2021
Source: Houston Chronicle - It is the third straight year for Ameren to receive the recognition from the business publication, which covers corporate real estate and economic development. Utilities are judged on multiple criteria,
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Nanfang Media report: China pushes forward master plans to boost Hong Kong, Macao economy   
September 18, 2021
Source: YAHOO!Finance - The administrative organizations of the Guangdong-Macao In-depth Cooperation Zone were inaugurated on September 17. It's an unprecedented move to involve a Special Administrative Region (SAR) in governing an area on the Chinese...
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Maine's top court says work on energy corridor may continue during appeal   
September 18, 2021
Source: Yahoo - Maine's top court ruled this week that construction of a 145-mile transmission-line corridor through western Maine can continue while the appeal of a judge's decision to nullify a crucial lease needed for the project makes its...
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Mr Perrin’s blog. “A Word in Your Ear” “As you sow, so shall you reap!*   
September 18, 2021
Source: Your Thurrock - THE integrity of those we elect to serve as Members of Parliament and Local Government Councillors has many times been found wanting ,lacking credibility. This is not a new phenomenon, history is full of instances of political...
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World Bank cancels business report after investigation   
September 17, 2021
Source: Seattle Times - The World Bank is canceling a prominent report on business conditions around the world after investigators found staff members were pressured by the bank’s leaders to alter data about China and some o
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Stocks Edge Lower, FDA Debates Boosters ,China Evergrande Wobbles - 5 Things You Must Know   
September 17, 2021
Source: TheStreet.com - Stock futures lower heading into 'quadruple witching hour'; FDA panel debates COVID boosters; U.S. Steel updates on profits and China Evergrande's debt woes have investors asking if it's 'too big to fail'.
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New Report Uncovers Gender Discrepancy and What It Takes to Create a Sense of Belonging at Work   
September 17, 2021
Source: Inc - "The clear gender difference we found in the report when it comes to belonging is a concern when we're looking at how to empower women to come back to the workforce during this ne
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ECB’s Kazaks Sees Prospect of Faster Inflation Than Forecast   
September 17, 2021
Source: YAHOO!Finance - The euro area’s inflation outlook may turn out higher than currently anticipated if the coronavirus doesn’t inflict any further shocks, according to European Central Bank Governing Council member Martins Kazaks.
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Lukewarm: rich states set to fall short of $100 billion climate funding goal   
September 17, 2021
Source: Reuters on MSN.com - Wealthy countries likely missed a goal to contribute $100 billion last year to helping developing nations deal with climate change, according to the head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD),
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