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Government of Canada introduces legislation to support workers with ten days of paid sick leave, protect health care workers and finish the fight against COVID-19

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 7:19pm

The legislation would also amend the Criminal Code to enhance protections for health care workers and to ensure everyone has safe and unobstructed access to health services.

Key Points: 
  • The legislation would also amend the Criminal Code to enhance protections for health care workers and to ensure everyone has safe and unobstructed access to health services.
  • In 2019, the Government put in place three days of paid personal leave that federally regulated workers could use if they were sick.
  • Now, moving forward with ten days of permanent paid sick leave would protect workers' incomes, jobs, and health as we finish the fight against COVID-19.
  • A Statistics Canada survey, Mental health among health care workers in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic, February 2021, revealed that 7 in 10 health care workers reported worsening mental health due to the pandemic.

New standard brings clarity on cybersecurity to SMEs

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

Written with non-expert users in mind, the standard includes how-to guidance and readymade templates to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) improve their cybersecurity controls.

Key Points: 
  • Written with non-expert users in mind, the standard includes how-to guidance and readymade templates to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) improve their cybersecurity controls.
  • The standard draws on expertise from CSE ( Baseline Cyber Security Controls for Small and Medium Organizations ) as well as international standards such as ISOs Information Security Management ( ISO/IEC 27001 ).
  • Cybersecurity plays an integral role in building trust with consumers and keeping Canadian businesses competitive.
  • Cybersecurity is now a significant concern for small business owners, who will welcome the information and resources provided in this new standard.

It's The Most Generous Time Of The Year: Crown Royal, Drew Brees And Deuce Mcallister Honor Military And Hospitality Workers With Special Generosity Hour In New Orleans

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 9:07pm

"The community in New Orleans means so much to me, and I was proud to partner with Crown Royal to assist in giving back to them," said NFL legend, Drew Brees.

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  • "The community in New Orleans means so much to me, and I was proud to partner with Crown Royal to assist in giving back to them," said NFL legend, Drew Brees.
  • "I love a little friendly competition, so from the social competition with Deuce to hanging out with hospitality workers and military personnel at the Generosity Hour, it was an amazing night of fun and service."
  • "It was everything that NOLA is all about: great drinks, food, music and giving back to those who need it."
  • Crown Royal is proud to partner with the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation and Bastion Community of Resilience to see assistance go where it is needed."

Ogier, Ingrassia and TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Crowned 2021 Champions

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 3:03am

The win was the fifth of the season for Ogier and Ingrassia after victories in Monte Carlo, Croatia, Sardinia and Kenya.

Key Points: 
  • The win was the fifth of the season for Ogier and Ingrassia after victories in Monte Carlo, Croatia, Sardinia and Kenya.
  • It was their 54th WRC win together in what was the final event of their full-time careers: Ogier will contest a part-time schedule with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing in 2022 while Ingrassia steps out of the co-driver's seat after a highly-successful career.
  • Thanks to them, I was able to watch all the events being thrilled expecting that somebody from our team would win.
  • To be eight-time champions is a great record, and we are all proud that two out of those eight were with Toyota.

CarePlus Introduces CareSalute HMO Medicare Advantage Plan to Complement VA Healthcare Coverage

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 4:00pm

CarePlus Health Plans, Inc. , Floridas largest* Medicare Advantage plan rated 5 out of 5 stars for 2022, today announced its new CareSalute plan, a 2022 Medicare Advantage HMO offering in Broward and Palm Beach counties designed to complement VA healthcare coverage.

Key Points: 
  • CarePlus Health Plans, Inc. , Floridas largest* Medicare Advantage plan rated 5 out of 5 stars for 2022, today announced its new CareSalute plan, a 2022 Medicare Advantage HMO offering in Broward and Palm Beach counties designed to complement VA healthcare coverage.
  • Because some veterans may prefer prescription drug coverage through their VA benefits, the CareSalute plan does not include prescription drug coverage.
  • Veterans can select from any Medicare Advantage plan available in their area, and CareSalute is an option for all Medicare beneficiaries.
  • CarePlus is a recognized leader in healthcare delivery that has been offering Medicare Advantage health plans in Florida for over 20 years.

Western Dental and the SoCal Chapter of the NFL Alumni Provide Free Turkey Dinners

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 5:00pm

Under the partnership, Western Dental will provide volunteers and all the trimmings to feed 500 families in need in Southern California.

Key Points: 
  • Under the partnership, Western Dental will provide volunteers and all the trimmings to feed 500 families in need in Southern California.
  • COVID restrictions prohibited us from providing this service to the community last year, said James Washington, President of the Southern California NFL Alumni.
  • Western Dental is a preferred dental provider for all of the Southern California Alumni Chapters members and provides dental services to NFL alumni players and their families, including orthodontics, dental implants, crowns and restorations, and pediatric dentistry.
  • The SoCal NFL Alumni is a valued Plan partner, said Lynn Thompson, Vice President-Payor & Plan Strategic Relations for Western Dental.

Crown Electrokinetics Reports Fiscal 2022 Second Quarter Financial Results

Friday, November 12, 2021 - 12:25pm

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Crown Electrokinetics Corp.(NASDAQ:CRKN) ("Crown" or the "Company"), a leading smart glass technology company, will today report its financial results for the fiscal 2022 second quarter ended September 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Crown Electrokinetics Corp.(NASDAQ:CRKN) ("Crown" or the "Company"), a leading smart glass technology company, will today report its financial results for the fiscal 2022 second quarter ended September 30, 2021.
  • Acquired 10 patents from IBM Corporation complementing its patent portfolio of broad applicability in the smart glass technology area.
  • Crown has a total of 34 patents and applications that offer coverage in key global markets.
  • Operating expenses for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 were $2.1 million which included non-cash stock-based compensation of $1.0 million.

DGAP-News: BAUER Aktiengesellschaft: BAUER AG continues to be strongly influenced by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the third quarter

Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 7:02am

Therefore, we had to adjust our forecast at the start of November," explains Michael Stomberg, CEO of BAUER AG.

Key Points: 
  • Therefore, we had to adjust our forecast at the start of November," explains Michael Stomberg, CEO of BAUER AG.
  • Thus the Group's equity ratio was 27.3% at the end of the third quarter of 2021 (previous year: 21.4%).
  • However, EBIT decreased significantly compared to the same period in the previous year, from EUR 7.4 million to EUR -1.8 million.
  • The Construction segment continued to be influenced by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pernod Ricard: Combined Shareholders’ Meeting of 10 November 2021

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 5:17pm

On this day, the shareholders of Pernod Ricard (Paris:RI) have held their Combined Shareholders Meeting chaired by Mr. Alexandre Ricard, Chairman & CEO, in order to approve, in particular, the consolidated and company financial statements of Pernod Ricard SA for the year ended 30 June 2021.

Key Points: 
  • On this day, the shareholders of Pernod Ricard (Paris:RI) have held their Combined Shareholders Meeting chaired by Mr. Alexandre Ricard, Chairman & CEO, in order to approve, in particular, the consolidated and company financial statements of Pernod Ricard SA for the year ended 30 June 2021.
  • A summary table of the Board Committees, as composed after todays General Meeting, is also attached hereto.
  • He joined Pernod Ricard in 2008 as an internal auditor in the Audit and Business Development Department at the Headquarters.
  • He has been the permanent representative of Socit Paul Ricard (Director of Pernod Ricard) since 29 August 2012.

North America Fencing Market Report 2021-2027 - Focus on Agricultural, Energy and Power, Government, Military and Defense, Mining, Petroleum and Chemicals, Residential, Warehouse - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 2:39pm

The North America fencing market is estimated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 7.0% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The North America fencing market is estimated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 7.0% during the forecast period.
  • North America accounts for the largest share in the global fencing market.
  • The growth of the fencing market in North America is supported by rising investments in R&D for enhanced materials and increasing demand from the remodeling and renovation developments in the region.
  • The strongest economic growth of the US and Canada, developments in industrial sectors, and the company's expansions are driving the sales of fencing in North America.