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War in Ukraine, sanctions have disrupted supply chains and sparked inflation: Prime Minister of Bangladesh

ISTANBUL Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined forces on Friday against the use of economic sanctions because she said they did no good for any nation. Hasina blamed the Russian-Ukrainian war and subsequent economic sanctions and counter-sanctions for disrupting supply chains that led to exorbitant price hikes for fuel, food …

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Ford to restructure supply chain after $1 billion in unexpected costs

Ford CEO Jim Farley at the Dearborn, Michigan plant where the company is building the electric F-150 Lightning on April 26, 2022. CNBC | Michael Wayland DETROIT — Ford Motor on Thursday announced plans to restructure its global supply chain, days after the company said it expected to book an …

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NEXEN TIRE supplies two new original tires for Hyundai Ioniq 6

The premium all-season tires N’FERA AU7 EV and N’FERA Sport EV from the South Korean tire manufacturer, both supplied for the all-new Hyundai Ioniq 6 SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXEN TIRE, one of the world’s leading tire manufacturers, today announced the delivery of two of …

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General Electric deliveries still affected by supply chain issues

A woman stands in front of a General Electric (GE) sign during the Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Shanghai, China September 1, 2022. REUTERS /Aly Song Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHICAGO, Sept 15 (Reuters) – General Electric Co …

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Oil rises 2% on supply issues and fuel switch expectations

A view shows the Kozmino crude oil terminal on the shore of Nakhodka Bay near the port city of Nakhodka, Russia August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Tatiana Meel Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Oil rose around 2% on Wednesday, rebounding from lows …

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At least one person killed and power supply interrupted in Kharkiv, Ukraine

A man walks past a residential building damaged by a Russian missile strike, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine September 12, 2022. REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KHARKIV, Ukraine, September 12 (Reuters) – Russian strikes killed at least one person, injured others …

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Oil rises 4% on supply threats, still forecast for weekly decline

The chimneys of the Total Grandpuits oil refinery are seen just after sunset, southeast of Paris, France, March 1, 2021. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Oil benchmarks head for second weekly decline Putin threatens to cut off all energy sources Fed’s Waller: Need aggressive …

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Supply Chain Intelligence Directorate Aims to Inform Sourcing “Risk Calculus”

The National Center for Counterintelligence and Security is taking advantage of a time when agencies and policy makers are more attuned to online supply chain security issues, as intelligence officials work through channels such as the Federal Acquisition Safety Council to identify potential technology risks. The National Defense Authorization Act …

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Abundant global rice supplies to cushion impact of crop losses in Pakistan and China

A farmer tends to his rice field in Yangchao village, Liping county, Guizhou province, China June 11, 2021. Picture taken June 11, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Heat and flood damage in key parts of China and Pakistan Pakistan could lose a tenth …

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Water crisis in Jackson, Mississippi: Situation remains dire for residents as efforts to restore supply suffer setbacks

Efforts to restore supply suffered a setback on Friday when a chemical imbalance and reduced water pressure were detected. “It’s like fixing the plane while you’re still flying. You have to be very careful how you fix it to keep flying,” Jim Craig, senior deputy and director of health protection, …

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Russia’s energy influence on Europe ‘almost over’

Germany is currently ahead of schedule in its race to fill underground gas storage before winter. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images Europe’s reliance on Russian gas appears to be coming to an end, energy and policy analysts say, potentially mitigating the risk of further supply disruptions at a time …

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Bangladesh imports 36 F-7BGI jets from China to boost military supplies

China has long been trying to emerge as a major defense exporter to India’s neighboring countries like Bangladesh, Pakistan, etc. The F-7 BGI is a multipurpose aircraft manufactured by Chengdu Aircraft Corporation, China. It was specifically designed to meet the requirements of the Bangladesh Air Force …

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Oil rises on prospect of OPEC supply cut and demand growth

The logo of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is pictured at its headquarters in Vienna, Austria August 21, 2015. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Brent and WTI reverse early losses UAE, Oman back Saudi stance on possible production cut The conflict …

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Monkeypox vaccine supply nearly enough to cover entire at-risk population, federal officials say

The Biden administration’s offer in monkeypox vaccines is nearly large enough to immunize the entire high-risk population during the nation’s outbreak, federal health officials said Friday, thanks in part to a technique of delivering smaller doses that effectively increased the country’s vaccine supply. Since it was first cleared by the …

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Oil prices steady as OPEC+ eyes supply cut

An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, Canada July 21, 2014. REUTERS/Todd Korol Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Oil prices stabilized on Thursday as the OPEC+ producer group raised the prospect of a cut in oil …

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St. Louis Organizations Provide Essential Commodities to Flood Survivors

Weeks after devastating flash floods affected thousands of people in St. Louis and the eastern metro area, many people still need basic supplies as they navigate federal aid programs . The Federal Emergency Management Agency provides grants for specific types of flood damage, and the US Small Business Administration offers …

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Iran’s return would fill a Russia-shaped hole in oil supply

Comment this story Comment The return of Iranian crude remains uncertain, but if a deal is reached to reinstate the 2015 nuclear deal, the Persian Gulf nation’s production could increase rapidly and exports will rise even sooner. The protracted negotiations over the reinstatement of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action …

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The French right under fire from the demands of poor parents who waste money on school equipment | France

Right-wing opposition MPs in France have been accused of stigmatizing poorer people by suggesting that low-income families are fraudulently using a school supply allowance. Government spokesman Olivier Véran said allegations that some families were spending money on TV and alcohol were “discrimination” and “an old chestnut”. He rejected suggestions that …

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Central Texas school districts provide free school supplies to students

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Texas (KWTX) – Local school districts are stepping up to help families deal with rising school supply costs. This is the first year that Groesbeck ISD has provided most school supplies free of charge to all K-12 students. At Mexia ISD, this is the second year that the …

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Kosovo calls off power cuts for now after securing Albanian supply

General view of a power plant near the town of Obilic, Kosovo, June 16, 2022. REUTERS/Florion Goga Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PRISTINA, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Kosovo’s energy ministry said on Monday it was canceling planned power cuts for the time being as it had …

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Tabby’s Clothesline Needs Supplies | News, Sports, Jobs

Tabby’s Clothesline, a community-based free closet program available at Marietta City schools, needs supplies. Many families are supplementing their back-to-school shopping with new outfits and backpacks to start the year off right. Marietta City Schools is also preparing to welcome the Tigers back to its campus buildings in …

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Florida students will receive school supplies

Cheers rang through the Barton Elementary cafeteria in Lake Worth Beach on Thursday morning. That’s because on this second day of school, students receive 1,200 backpacks full of supplies. More than 1,200 students will receive new backpacks filled with school supplies at Barton Elementary School in the Palm Beach County …

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How Not to Fix Supply Chains

For a while, the most visible signs of a supply chain crisis were people having to wait a long time for a new sofa. Today, supply chain disruptions hamper access to medical tests, infant formula and, in some parts of the world, food. Supply chain challenges have also contributed to …

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Safety gear first on school supply list this year | News, Sports, Jobs

Boardman Local School District Buildings and Grounds Supervisor Aaron Miller demonstrates the capabilities of a new camera system that will eliminate blind spots, provide a clearer picture and store recordings longer. Staff Photo/Emily Scott Twenty-three schools in the Mahoning Valley have received $2.7 million from the …

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How much does this list of school supplies cost?

SAN ANTONIO – As Piper Romero will tell you, you need a rainbow of supplies for third grade – watercolors, pencils, and a variety of folders. “And, colored markers,” she said. But with inflation hitting families hard, we wanted to know where you can spend the least amount of green …

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Billions of dollars in deals can’t smooth the U.S. electric vehicle supply chain

Comment this story Comment When it comes to electric vehicles, there’s no big US supply chain. Legendary automakers General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co. just proved it. General Motors signed three important agreements last week. They include a $10.8 billion deal with South Korea’s Posco Chemical Corp. for battery …

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Academic publishers forced to delay new titles due to supply chain crisis

Academic publishers have been forced to delay publishing new books and absorb rising costs as the industry grapples with paper shortages and shipping delays. Groups in North America and Europe said print schedules were taking at least twice as long, forcing them to change their publishing plans and use different …

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Oil prices pushed higher by low odds of OPEC+ supply increase

Oil pump cylinders are seen at the Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas field in the Patagonian province of Neuquen, Argentina January 21, 2019. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Brent high since July 5 Stocks rise, dollar weakens OPEC+ sources say stable production …

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Hillsborough Education Foundation opens to distribute school supplies

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – The first day of school is just weeks away for students and teachers in Hillsborough County. The Hillsborough Education Foundation opened its Teaching Tools Resource Center for teachers in Title I schools on Monday. There, teachers can “purchase” free school supplies to stock their classrooms. “I …

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Ukraine News: West condemns Russia’s strike on Odessa port

Video Ukraine’s military said Russian forces fired missiles at Odessa, hitting the country’s biggest port a day after the two countries signed an agreement to resume grain transportation.CreditCredit…Daniel Berehulak for The New York Times ODESA, Ukraine – A series of explosions rocked the southern Ukrainian city of Odessa on Saturday, …

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Heat wave complicates global energy crisis and fight against climate change

The deadly heat and Russia’s war in Ukraine deliver a brutal double whammy, shaking up the global energy market and forcing some of the world’s largest economies into a desperate scramble to secure electricity for their citizens. This week, Europe found itself in a bad feedback loop as record high …

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Food security crisis could kill more people than Covid: Amadou Hott

Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati delivers a speech during the opening of the Group of 20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting in Nusa Dua on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on July 15, 2022 . Done Nagi | AFP | Getty Images Senegalese Economy Minister Amadou …

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The Offer: Field Agent Launches Plum Marketplace for Vendor Services

Field Agent, a Fayetteville-based company, was founded 12 years ago on the principle of solving retail supplier problems. Today, the company continues to evolve by launching a new B2B retail solutions marketplace called Plum. CEO Rick West said Plum will function as a consumer market where businesses can list their …

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Warning about the danger of Russia cutting gas supplies

The finance minister warned of the danger of Russia cutting gas supplies to Europe. Paschal Donohoe told the Budget Control Committee that this outlook is a “main” risk facing the economy. “While we don’t currently view it as the most likely development, it is nevertheless clearly a very real risk,” …

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As new businesses open, others close due to inflation and supply chain issues

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – As new businesses open, it has been difficult for other businesses to stay afloat between supply chain issues and inflation. Some reports show that people don’t eat as much in restaurants. Some popular small businesses are making waves, while others are downsizing due to supply chain and …

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Memphis charity sends medical supplies to Ukraine as war rages

For years, the team behind Memphis Mission of Mercy has gathered medical supplies of all shapes and sizes to help supplement medical center resources in the Philippines, provide supplies for medical missions, and eventually build a new hospital in the country. But with the hospital’s construction delayed due to COVID-19 …

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Strikes in Norway threaten to cut UK gas supply within days

Norway has warned that gas exports to the UK, which also supplies mainland Europe, could be halted this weekend if a workers’ strike intensifies, with up to 60% of supplies from the Scandinavian country threatened by industrial action. Equinor, the Norwegian state-backed energy company, has already closed three oil and …

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Electric cars sold in UK top half a million despite supply chain issues | Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars

The number of electric cars sold in the UK has exceeded half a million, according to an analysis which underlines the rapid growth in demand despite supply chain problems caused by the pandemic and the invasion of Ukraine by the Russia. The UK passed this milestone in June and the …

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Supply chain, inflation and staffing cause issues for 4th of July fireworks this year

Prices across the board have risen for fireworks, forcing cities and organizers to adapt. DELANO, Minn. — As chairman of Delano’s July 4th committee, Alex Roeser plans all year for the state’s oldest and largest Independence Day celebration. But even Roeser can’t tell you what the fireworks will look like …

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Joint Statement by President Biden and President von der Leyen on European Energy Security

After the new invasion of Ukraine, Russia continues to use natural gas as a political and economic weapon. Russia’s energy coercion has squeezed energy markets, raised prices for consumers and threatened global energy security. This was most recently demonstrated by the serious political disruptions in the gas supply of several …

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Drones could soon be used to transport medical supplies to remote Australian communities

Former airline pilot Tom Caska knows what it’s like to be grounded. He hasn’t flown a plane since breaking his neck in a kitesurfing accident in Far North Queensland in Cairns in 2013. “I fell from the sky about seven to eight meters and landed on my head and broke …

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Seed shortage could weigh on mustard supply

Your favorite punchy yellow burger condiment might be in short supply this summer. The bleak seed crops of 2021 have turned into paltry supplies of mustard in France. And US grocery store shelves could be next, according to The Guardian. With Canada being the world’s largest producer of mustard seed, …

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Chuck & Don’s Pet Food & Supplies donates 15,000 cans of cat food to support Used Hounds Pet Wellness Center

Donation of 15,000 cans of cat food to benefit Secondhand Hounds Chuck & Don Pet Wellness Center. Tweet that Chuck & Don’s Wellness Center, located in Minneapolis, was created in partnership with Secondhand Hounds, which is one of the largest animal rescue organizations in the state, having rescued more than …

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Ukraine turns to EU as Russian invasion cuts off regular fuel supply

Ukraine has been forced to seek alternative fuel supplies as the Russian invasion hits its traditional supply routes, leaving the war-torn country with severe gasoline shortages. A Russian naval blockade has prevented imports from Azerbaijan and Romania via the Black Sea, while Belarus, previously a major supplier, no longer delivers …

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Tripura seeks to tap Bangladesh’s roads for transport and essential supplies after NH collapse in Meghalaya

After road connectivity was affected due to the collapse of parts of National Highway 06 in Meghalaya, Tripura announced on Friday that it would introduce two pairs of buses to transport passengers through Bangladesh, in addition to one bus service currently active in the Agartala-Dhaka-Calcutta Route. The state government has …

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Latest news on Russia and the war in Ukraine

Ukraine says ‘quibble’ over its need for weapons ‘cannot be justified’ Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy attends a joint statement with European Commission President Ursula, as the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues, in Kyiv, Ukraine, June 11, 2022. Valentin Ogirenko | Reuters Ukraine’s patience with its lack of long-range weapons appears …

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India stepped up medical supplies amid COVID, WTO couldn’t respond with alacrity: Piyush Goyal

Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal, speaking at the 12th Ministerial Conference (MC) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Sunday, said India had stepped up deliveries of medical products to different countries to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, but the organization could not react with alacrity. He said the …

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Vendors and businesses for help if chicken supply disruption persists: Grace Fu

SINGAPORE – Aid will be provided to traders and businesses where needed in the event of a prolonged disruption to chicken supplies, Minister for Sustainable Development and Environment Grace Fu said on Saturday (June 11). The government is aware of the impact of Malaysia’s chicken export ban on businesses and …

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Proposed Federal Grants Would Help Eliminate PFAS From Rural Water Supplies

Congress is considering new legislation to provide grants for testing and filtration systems to remove so-called eternal chemicals and other contaminants from drinking water supplies in rural areas. The Healthy H2O Act was introduced in the House on Thursday by Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, and North Carolina Rep. David Rouzer, …

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Is Germany intentionally dithering on arms deliveries to Ukraine?

Not wanting to irritate the Kremlin, Berlin pursued a quiet policy on the Ukrainian conflict. There are clear signs that Germany is not so willing to supply Ukraine with heavy weapons like battle tanks, self-propelled howitzers and anti-aircraft systems. Berlin’s procrastination over backing Ukraine, a pro-Western state with powerful military …

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Moreland nurse seeks medical supplies and resources for trip to Ukraine

Global Augmentation Group works with other organizations to provide food, water, medical supplies and aid to people in war-torn Ukraine. Debra Conaway, from Moreland, a nurse working with the Global Augmentation Group, is on her way to Ukraine to help those affected by war. Conaway said she expects to be …

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India delivers 3.3 tons of essential medical supplies to Sri Lanka – ThePrint – ANIFeed

Colombo [Sri Lanka]Jun 4 (ANI): In line with its ‘neighborhood first’ policy, India has again come forward to help Sri Lanka during its economic crisis as High Commissioner to Colombo, Gopal Baglay, handed over Friday a total of 3.3 tons of essential medical supplies to the 1990 Suwaseriya Ambulance Service. …

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Marquette County sporting goods stores gear up for summer tourism

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) — With kayaks, canoes, and boats now available for rent — and more fishing supplies in stock — Gwinn Bait & Tackle is ready for summer. After struggling to overcome supply chain issues due to COVID-19, the store increased inventory to prepare. “We’ve been able to …

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Foxconn expects a more stable supply chain in the second half of 2022

People wear masks to protect themselves from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), while listening to the annual general meeting at the lobby of Foxconn’s office in Taipei, Taiwan June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Ann Wang/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, May 31 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Foxconn (2317.TW), …

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Ukraine receives missiles and howitzers, Zelenskyy expects ‘good news’ on arms deliveries

Ukraine has started receiving Harpoon anti-ship missiles from Denmark and self-propelled howitzers from the United States, Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov said on Saturday, saying the weapons would bolster forces fighting the Russian invasion. “Our country’s coastal defense will not only be strengthened by Harpoon missiles – they will be …

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Volunteers from the Netherlands donate supplies to Ukraine

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – A group of Lowcountry volunteers raise funds and donations for Ukrainians. On Wednesday, the group gathered at Charleston International Airport to send eight bags full of supplies to Eastern Europe. Items included flashlights, batteries, meals, first aid kits, clothing and toys. “Now there are more …

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Biden will limit police supplies and create a registry of bad cops

President Biden is set to sign orders limiting policing on Wednesday to commemorate the second anniversary of the murder of George Floyd – despite the ongoing violent crime wave that has swept away pro-cop New York City Mayor Eric Adams at the office and prompted mayors from DC to San …

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Oil companies on tight supply as US driving season approaches

A maze of crude oil pipes and valves are pictured during a Department of Energy visit to the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in Freeport, Texas, U.S., June 9, 2016. REUTERS/Richard Carson/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MELBOURNE, May 23 (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Monday …

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Arizona senators aim to modernize western water supply

As Arizona faces severe drought conditions, Senators Mark Kelly and Kyrsten Sinema seek to upgrade the West’s water supply. PHOENIX – Once again Arizona is under severe drought conditions. This is a problem faced by many Western states struggling to manage water resources. As part of an ongoing effort to …

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India threatens to cut domestic coal supply if utilities delay imports

Chimneys of a coal-fired power station are pictured in New Delhi, India July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, May 18 (Reuters) – India’s energy ministry said on Wednesday it would cut domestic fuel supplies to state-run utilities by 5% if …

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InventHelp Inventors Develops Organizer for Smoking Supplies (SDB-1625) |

PITTSBURGH, May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — “We thought there should be a handy product to store all your smoking supplies and keep them clean,” said one of the two inventors, from Oceanside, California., “So we invented the REEFAHBOX. Our design would save time and improve organization when finding and using …

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XCOM 2: How to Get Supplies

With the Epic Games Store offer XCOM 2 for free in April 2022, there may be new players in this fantastic strategy game. XCOM 2 challenges players to command their forces in intense turn-based combat while managing a military base when not on a mission. There are several layers of …

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Kremlin says no supplies possible to entities on its gas sanctions list

The Astora natural gas depot, which is Western Europe’s largest natural gas storage, is pictured in Rehden, Germany, March 16, 2022. Astora is part of the Gazprom Germania group. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 12 (Reuters) – Russian sanctions imposed on the former …

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Tight supplies, war in Ukraine contributes to rising gas prices

The cost of filling in the Greater Columbus has never been higher. Motorists paid an average of $4.18 for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline in the Columbus area on Tuesday, according to Ohio AAA. This broke the old record of $4.16 set on May 4, 2011. Several Columbus-area stations …

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Shortage of infant formula worsens

The stock-out rate for infant formula hovered between 2% and 8% in the first half of 2021, but began to rise sharply last July. Between November 2021 and early April 2022, the stock-out rate jumped to 31%, according to data from Datasembly. That rate rose another 9% in just three …

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Florida Tax Breaks: School Supplies, Gas, Diapers, and More

Diapers are among the items that will be zero-rated in Florida, at least for a while. romrodinka Getty Images/iStockphoto TALAHASSEE Florida’s legislative session was marked by grueling fights over abortion, transgender issues and other topics of the country’s “culture wars.” But one major bill received bipartisan praise and unanimous votes: …

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WAAREE Successfully Provides 45MW Solar PV Modules to KPI Global Infrastructure

Mumbai, India, May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — WAAREE Energies Ltd., one of india solar PV panel manufacturer, has completed the timely supply of 45MW poly solar modules to KPI Global Infrastructure limited, one of the leading solar project developers in Gujarat for its IPP and CPP power projects in Bharuch …

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Amazon Pet Day: Best deals on top-rated pet supplies, Mondays only

Amazon Pet Day has begun, and this one-day-only “Prime Day for pets” is offering huge discounts on top-rated pet supplies, Blissel pet vacuums, top food brands and more. The deals are only available Monday, May 2 (until midnight), and while the event is open to all Amazon shoppers, Prime members …

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Autos CEO warns of battery shortages as competition from electric vehicles intensifies

In 2021, Volvo Cars said it plans to become an “all-electric car company” by 2030, a move that will require it to have a constant and secure supply of batteries for its vehicles. Peerapon Boonyakiat/SOPA Images | light flare | Getty Images Volvo Cars’ new CEO and chairman has predicted …

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UPS sends thousands of pounds of supplies for Ukrainian refugees

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Thousands of pounds of relief supplies are on their way to help those caught up in the refugee crisis in Poland. On Tuesday, UPS flew about 45,000 pounds of humanitarian aid for Ukrainian refugees from its Worldport air hub in Louisville to Warsaw, Poland. A UPS …

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CEREALS-Edible oils near multi-year highs as Indonesian ban curbs supply

Band Naveen Thukral and Mei Mei Chu SINGAPORE/KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 (Reuters) – World vegetable oil prices climbed on Monday to trade at multi-year highs as Indonesia’s decision to ban palm oil exports heightened concerns over global food supplies. Importers have had no choice but to pay top dollar for …

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Minnesota professor creates nonprofit to provide medical supplies to Ukrainians

ST. PAUL, Minnesota — Paul Gavrilyuk sleeps about four hours a night. It’s a miracle he gets any sleep. This native of Ukraine and professor of theology at Saint Thomas University in Saint Paul works around the clock to help his native country, which he left in 1993, but where …

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New Jersey gets high on its own supply as legal weed sales begin

LAWRENCE, NJ, April 21 (Reuters) – Xavier Rodriguez had two marijuana possession convictions expunged from his record last year, thanks to a new law legalizing the drug in New Jersey. The 28-year-old was among the first wave of New Jerseyans lining up to buy marijuana legally on Thursday, as 13 …

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Forestry company donates supplies for local school gardens

A logging truck pulled up to the Santa Rosa Academic Academy campus Tuesday morning loaded with redwood planks, shovels and bagged earth. Atascadero Elementary School was one of ten schools to win a garden bed grant from Big Creek Lumber for the 2021-2022 school year. “We get the wood material …

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Center refutes Maharashtra minister’s claims of low coal supply

NEW DELHI : Days after Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut accused the Center of supplying coal to the state and the resulting power shortage, Maharashtra’s coal ministry Union said the state is currently receiving more coal than last month and has the necessary coal inventory. Thermal power plants (TPP) in …

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Demand, shortage of supply drive prices up

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Whether you’re building or buying, prepare to pay more for homes in the Kansas City area. It’s a matter of supply and demand. More homes (3,200) sold last month than there are currently (3,000) on the market. KC receives $3 million to help fund affordable housing …

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Climate activists ‘disrupt supply to three oil terminals in England’ | Environmental activism

Clean energy campaigners say they have cut off supplies to three oil terminals in the Midlands and south-east England, as motorists complain that some service stations are running out of petrol and diesel. The government said only one terminal was out of service on Sunday afternoon following Just Stop Oil …

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With chicken eggs and household supplies, undergrads lead the way to low-cost antivirals | Information Center

Mochly-Rosen began looking for antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 from the eggs of immunized hens in mid-2020. A trial in Australia found the nose drops to be safe. In June 2021, Mochly-Rosen and his team followed this up with a review article published in Frontiers in immunology detailing the many potential uses …

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Boxing champ helps deliver boxes of supplies during pandemic

The title “boxer” conjures up the image of a fierce fighter delivering brilliant punches in the arena. We are far from the vision of a charitable woman, warm and ready to reach out to people in need. Liu Li, a resident of Huangpu District, is both. She was the 2019 …

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Sri Lanka faces medical emergency as economic crisis hits drug supply | Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s economic crisis has deteriorated into a medical crisis, with the main medical union declaring a national health emergency due to a life-threatening drug shortage. On Tuesday, the country’s strongest union, the Government Physicians Association (GMOA), called a meeting and declared a medical crisis as doctors and hospitals reported …

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Ukrainian church seeking cash donations and medical supplies

St. Mary’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church has a growing pile of donated used clothing in the back of its communion hall. Clothing will be put to good use, according to Church President Sohpia Torcivia. But what the church really wants right now is medicine, money, and gun cases, if you have …

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Supply chain issues and inflation limit U.S. growers’ growth potential

A traction unit or workover rig servicing an oil well in the Utah Canyon. … [+] (Photo by: Jon G. Fuller/VWPics/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) VW Group Pics/Universal Images via Getty Images Investor concerns about yields aren’t the only thing limiting U.S. oil and gas production growth. Producers are …

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Virginia Beach Girl Scouts collects supplies for foster children

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A group of local Girl Scouts are giving back. Virginia Beach Troop 18 has partnered with a non-profit organization that helps foster children. The initiative is part of Troop 18’s bronze medal requirement. Bronze is the highest honor Junior Girl Scouts can receive. The troupe …

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Supply side: InnoTrans, IntelliTrans, PowerRail, Seoul Robotics/Herzog, STG/XPO Logistics

Written by Marybeth Luczak, Editor-in-Chief STG Logistics added to its operations the intermodal division of XPO Logistics, which was formed through XPO’s purchase of Pacer in 2014 and Bridge Terminal Transport in 2015. InnoTrans offers North American attendees a discount to attend its biennial international event. Additionally, IntelliTrans now …

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In their own words: Corvallis couple supplies Ukraine | Local

In times of war, ordinary people are often called upon to perform extraordinary acts. This week, we introduced readers to Hannah and Misha, residents of Corvallis with ties to Ukraine, who are fighting a Russian invasion. They have embarked on a dangerous mission: to transport medical supplies and other equipment …

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Russia uses its oil and gas reserves as a weapon of war

President Vladimir Putin recently announced that “unfriendly” countries that import oil and gas from Russia should now make their payments in Russian rubles, Reuters reported. This raises an important question of whether Russia is using its energy reserves as a weapon in war. The invasion of Ukraine, which Russia describes …

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French TotalEnergies renounces its Russian oil supply contracts

The logo of French oil and gas company TotalEnergies is pictured at an electric car charging station and a gas station in the financial and business district of La Defense in Courbevoie near Paris, France, June 22, 2021. REUTERS /Gonzalo Fuentes Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register …

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The war in Ukraine is already weighing heavily on the world’s food supply

Ukrainian farmer Igor Borisov has 2,000 tons of corn from the autumn harvest stuck in a warehouse behind Russian battle lines. Like other farmers across Ukraine, his crop this year is also in jeopardy. Global concerns that Russia’s invasion would reduce Ukraine’s harvest in 2022 have come to fruition. The …

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Oil jumps 7% amid warnings of Russian supply shortages

The industrial facilities of the PCK Raffinerie oil refinery are pictured in Schwedt/Oder, Germany, March 7, 2022. The company receives crude oil from Russia via the ‘Friendship’ pipeline. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HOUSTON, March 17 — Oil prices soared around 7% on Thursday, …

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United Community Corp. will distribute food, coats and cleaning supplies at March events

United Community Corp. will host two distribution events this month. On Thursday, March 17, the Newark-based nonprofit will hold a St. Patrick’s Day handout and on Saturday, March 26, UCC will hold a spring cleaning handout. Both events, which will be sponsored by Amerigroup RealSolutions, will take place at the …

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Ukrainian nurse organizes donations of medical supplies | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – Johnson City nurse practitioner Zarema Carrier is helping her homeland by using her passion for healing to support Ukraine. “After that initial feeling of chaos and shock and fear, comes this overwhelming sense of hope and that very strong instinct to help,” Carrier said. Carrier …

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Church members collect cleaning supplies for Friendship Fairmont | The life

FAIRMONT — When Brad Smith, then a seminary intern, led a prayer with a group of young people at Spring Valley Presbyterian Church in Columbia, South Carolina, in 1990, he wanted to make sure the children got a lesson. on food insecurity. “Lord, even as we enjoy the Super Bowl …

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Oil rebounds as tight supply gives high floor to prices

The industrial facilities of the PCK Raffinerie oil refinery are pictured in Schwedt/Oder, Germany, March 8, 2022. The company receives crude oil from Russia via the ‘Friendship’ pipeline. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Oil surges in volatile market UAE officials have differing views on …

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An Agawam in Ukraine helps families and delivers supplies

AGAWAM, MA (WGGB/WSHM) – An Agawam man is currently on the ground in Ukraine, ensuring families are safe and receive emergency supplies. Ivan Vilkhovoy was in Kharkiv on Tuesday morning. It is currently helping people flee the country and providing families with food and emergency items. Ivan said that every …

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Alberta oil may be solution to US energy supply crisis – minister

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New Jersey Meest warehouse dedicated to shipping supplies to Ukraine

WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (WABC) – Meest’s warehouse space in Woodbridge is now fully dedicated to receiving, sorting and shipping much-needed supplies to Ukraine. That’s all they’re doing right now, 24 hours a day. “‘Meest’ actually means ‘bridge’ in Ukrainian,” said Natalia Brandafi. “When the war started, we lost 85% of our …

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Drugmakers and device makers say sanctions could hamper medical supplies in Russia

March 3 (Reuters) – Western drugmakers and medical device companies are warning that their plans to continue selling products to Russia could be complicated by economic sanctions targeting the country and its major banks as punishment over Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Sanctions imposed by the United States, Britain, Europe and …

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E-Konomy Pool Service & Supplies acquires Worry Free Pool Service

TUCSON, Ariz., March 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — E-Konomy Pool Service & Supplies, Inc., the premier swimming pool service and supply company in Arizona, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Worry Free Pool Service, LLC. The transaction enables Worry Free to better serve its customers with enhanced service …

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Putin puts nuclear forces on high alert, heightening tensions

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — President Vladimir Putin dramatically escalated East-West tensions by ordering Russian nuclear forces on alert Sunday, while the beleaguered Ukrainian leader agreed to talks with Moscow as troops and Putin’s tanks were sinking deeper into the country. Citing “aggressive statements” from NATO, Putin issued a directive to …

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Japan and EU arrange additional LNG deliveries to Europe via Ukraine

Japan is talking with the European Union about coordinating a further diversion of some of its liquefied natural gas imports to Europe, government sources said on Saturday, as the region faces the threat that the Russia restricts its gas exports. The Japanese government will likely provide additional LNG supplies from …

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EU mulls due diligence law for corporate supply chains

Big companies operating in the European Union could be held liable for environmental or human rights abuses committed by companies in their supply chains under a law proposed on Wednesday by the European Commission, the administrative arm of the block. “We can no longer turn a blind eye to what …

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Qatar says ‘almost impossible’ to quickly replace Russian supplies in Europe

Saad al-Kaabi, CEO and Minister of State for Energy of Qatar Petroleum, speaks during a news conference in Doha, Qatar June 24, 2019. REUTERS/Naseem Zeitoun Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DOHA, Feb 22 (Reuters) – Neither Qatar nor any other country has the capacity to replace …

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The Covid crisis has forced Inverness-based MacGregor Industrial Supplies to cut jobs for the first time in its history

Inverness locator from MacGregor Industrial Supplies… Photo: Gary Anthony.. An Inverness-based company says it had no choice but to reluctantly make redundancies to survive. MacGregor Industrial Supplies – which has several branches – was impacted by the pandemic and Brexit in the financial year ending March 31, 2021. An annual …

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Oil ends the week mixed on geopolitical uncertainty and supply hopes

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Chinese navy ships deliver relief to tsunami-hit Tonga – Xinhua English.news.cn

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India’s low-cost supplies to be secured

This year, rice prices are expected to fall, mainly due to increased production and exports from India, Thailand, Vietnam, China and Pakistan. India dominates global trade, having more than doubled its cost-competitive supplies over the past two years. LOS ANGELES, Feb. 15 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rice prices are …

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How to watch a Russian cargo ship deliver supplies to the ISS

NASA recently announced its plans for the end-of-life of the International Space Station (ISS) in 2031, but until then there is a lot of work to do on board. The current crew, consisting of Mark Vande Hei, Raj Chari, Thomas Mashburn and Kayla Barron from NASA, as well as Matthias …

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Despite a dry winter, San Diego’s water supply is stable

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (KGTV) – Although San Diego County is currently in a “moderate drought” and February has brought no rain so far, the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) says the local water supply is safe. According to SDCWA Water Resources Manager Jeff Stephenson, they have analyzed the current …

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Staff shortages and supply disruptions are holding back EU economic growth | Health and fitness

By RAF CASERT – Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is seeing its economic emergence from the unprecedented COVID-19 downturn hampered by coronavirus-induced staffing shortages, supply bottlenecks, rising energy prices soar and the resulting bouts of inflation. In its winter 2022 forecast, the European Commission said on Thursday …

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Semiconductor chip supply will normalize in 2022, says Mexican auto industry

Newly assembled vehicles are parked at the Toyota Motor Manufacturing plant in Baja California, Tijuana, Mexico May 31, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, Feb 8 (Reuters) – The global semiconductor shortage that has weighed on Mexico’s auto sector is expected to …

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Laboratory Consumables and Supplies Market Size 2022 Industry Overview by Global Share, Top Key Players, COVID-19 Impact, Regional Analysis and Forecast to 2030

Global Laboratory Consumables and Supplies Market development strategy before and after COVID-19, by analysis of business strategy, landscape, type, application and top 20 countries, covers and analyzes the potential of the global consumables industry and Laboratory Supplies, providing statistical insights on market dynamics, growth factors, major challenges, PEST analysis and …

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Semiconductor chip supplies are still ongoing

Depending on who you ask, the global shortage of semiconductor chips could end later this year, next year or in a few years, according to Henry Dufour, director of Compucom Computers at Midland. “Right now, there’s still a worldwide shortage,” Dufour said of the fleas, which range in size from …

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Storage – Alfen provides mobile battery storage in Bredenoord

TheBattery Mobile from Alfen consists of a 10ft transportable container, with automotive batteries. The compact design provides up to 422 kWh of energy capacity and up to 300 kVA of power. These containerized battery systems are extremely versatile and can be used for a wide range of existing and new …

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Tampa roofing supply company takes responsibility for throwing hundreds of nails on St. Pete Road

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – Elaine Goller can’t believe it. When she contacted 8 on Your Side after driving over dozens of roofing nails, she never imagined the company responsible would step forward and accept responsibility. “I so appreciate someone doing this and tip my hat to honesty,” Goller said. …

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China Covid-zero disrupts supply chains and impacts global recovery: HSBC

China’s zero-Covid restrictions will impact global supply chain recovery as any small disruption in the country is likely to cause ‘ripple effects’ across the globe, says HSBC shipping manager . The pandemic has revealed “how lean the supply chain has become. And there’s little room for error,” said Parash Jain, …

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EXCLUSIVE Russia is moving blood supplies near Ukraine, adding to US concern, officials say

WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – Russia’s military buildup near Ukraine has expanded to include supplies of blood as well as other medical supplies that would allow it to treat the wounded, another key indicator of the Moscow’s military readiness, three US officials told Reuters. Current and former US officials say …

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Understanding the Dwindling Supply of Computer Chips

(WMBD) – The U.S. Commerce Department said Tuesday that the country’s semiconductor supply is alarmingly high. According to the report, another disruption to the global supply chain (such as another COVID-19 outbreak, natural disaster, etc.) could lead to plant shutdowns in the United States. Indeed, the country’s stocks would run …

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Treating coronavirus: COVID pills are in short supply right now, but here’s where you can find them

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Doctors treating patients with COVID-19 are struggling to find new drugs designed to keep them out of hospitals. The Food and Drug Administration extended the use of the antiviral drug remdesivir last week for the treatment of mild to moderate coronavirus. However, it is not yet …

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Some Turkish manufacturers suspend production after gas supply to Iran cuts off

ISTANBUL, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Some Turkish manufacturing companies have temporarily halted production after Iran cut off gas flows last week for 10 days due to a technical glitch. Companies affected include auto parts maker Ege Endustri (EGEEN.IS), cardboard maker Kartonsan (KARTN.IS) and auto and defense parts maker Katmerciler. Turkey …

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Northrop Grumman Donates to State of Athens for STEM Lab Supplies | News

The Athens State University STEM Learning Lab will receive vital technology upgrades thanks to a major donation from Northrop Grumman. Their donation will allow the purchase of a smart board, robotics, coding tools and STEM materials to better prepare future teachers for the classroom. The STEM Learning Lab is designed …

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