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Hav'i-Lah Real Estate Worldwide Unveils Five Real Estate Projects Geared to Address Housing Demand in Nigeria

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

The Hav'i-Lah Real Estate Worldwide's five projects are being well built to contribute to the strong growth, creating positive impacts for the economy and society," she said.

Key Points: 
  • The Hav'i-Lah Real Estate Worldwide's five projects are being well built to contribute to the strong growth, creating positive impacts for the economy and society," she said.
  • About Hav'i-Lah Real Estate Worldwide:
    Hav'i-Lah Real Estate is Nigeria's premier real estate developer.
  • With over a decade of experience in operation, it manages a portfolio of nearly five outstanding real estate projects in Banana Island and other provinces.
  • Hav'i-Lah Real Estate also secured other recognitions from African Brands and the National Association of Polytechnic Students for innovation, creativity, and quality service delivery.

Vietnam - Hong Kong New Vision . New Opportunities - Smart Cities' Leaders Forum Closes with Great Success

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

HONG KONG, Nov 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Supported by the Consulate General of Vietnam in Hong Kong, hosted by CT Group, and organized by New Media Foundation and Aliquantum Group, "Vietnam - Hong Kong: New Vision .

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Nov 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Supported by the Consulate General of Vietnam in Hong Kong, hosted by CT Group, and organized by New Media Foundation and Aliquantum Group, "Vietnam - Hong Kong: New Vision .
  • New Opportunities - Smart Cities' Leaders" forum-cum-luncheon (the "forum") was successfully held at Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong this afternoon.
  • The gathering of ministerial officials, business leaders and professionals from diverse industries at the forum discussed the booming business opportunities in and between Vietnam and Hong Kong.
  • I believe the forum has given us a guiding vision on achieving interconnection between Vietnam and Hong Kong and seeing that interconnection become yet more diverse and in-depth in the future."

EQS-News: LINDIS Biotech Presented Encouraging Data from Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Patients Treated with Trifunctional Antibody CATUMAXOMAB at EMUC22

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Sunday, November 27, 2022

Consistent with previous findings, CATUMAXOMAB was well tolerated, and there was no dose limiting toxicity.

Key Points: 
  • Consistent with previous findings, CATUMAXOMAB was well tolerated, and there was no dose limiting toxicity.
  • Treatment emergent adverse events (AEs) were only of grade 1-2, no serious adverse events (SAEs) were observed.
  • Our previously released compassionate use data, as well as the positive results and follow-up data from the dose escalation are strongly encouraging.
  • The antibody recognizes and binds to all EpCAM-positive tumor cells, including critical cancer stem cells and all CD3-positive T cells.

Canada’s Unions Welcome New Protections for Workers’ Pensions

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

OTTAWA, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadas unions are happy to see Bill C-228 passed in the House of Commons today.

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  • OTTAWA, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadas unions are happy to see Bill C-228 passed in the House of Commons today.
  • Pensions are earned and paid for by workers, and that money belongs to them.
  • Canadas unions are now asking senators to act urgently and pass this bill.
  • Bill C-228 will provide crucial protections for workers across the country in the event that their employer declares bankruptcy.

Mortgage Rates Tick Down

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 6.58 percent.

Key Points: 
  • MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 6.58 percent.
  • Mortgage rates continued to tick down heading into the Thanksgiving holiday, said Sam Khater, Freddie Macs Chief Economist.
  • In recent weeks, rates have hit above seven percent only to drop by almost half a percentage point.
  • 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 6.58 percent as of November 23, 2022, down from last week when it averaged 6.61 percent.

Cidara Therapeutics to Participate in the World Antiviral Congress 2022

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cidara Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDTX), a biotechnology company developing long-acting therapeutics designed to improve the standard of care for patients facing serious diseases, today announced that Jeff Stein, Ph.D., President and CEO, will participate in a panel discussion at the World Antiviral Congress being held in San Diego, California from November 28-December 1, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cidara Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDTX), a biotechnology company developing long-acting therapeutics designed to improve the standard of care for patients facing serious diseases, today announced that Jeff Stein, Ph.D., President and CEO, will participate in a panel discussion at the World Antiviral Congress being held in San Diego, California from November 28-December 1, 2022.
  • The panel will discuss pandemic preparedness and therapeutic approaches, including predictions on the next viral threat, development of broad-spectrum drugs and platforms to engineer novel therapeutics.
  • Session Date/Time: December 1, 2022, at 8:20 9:30 a.m. PST
    To register and view the full congress schedule, visit the World Antiviral Congress website here .
  • Cidara is developing long-acting therapeutics designed to improve the standard of care for patients facing serious diseases.

In NCLA Amicus Win, Sixth Circuit Strikes Down Congress’s Unconstitutional State Tax Cut Ban

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Washington, D.C., Nov. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has affirmed a lower court decision prohibiting the Secretary of the Treasury from enforcing an unconstitutional Tax Cut Ban against the state of Tennessee.

Key Points: 
  • Washington, D.C., Nov. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has affirmed a lower court decision prohibiting the Secretary of the Treasury from enforcing an unconstitutional Tax Cut Ban against the state of Tennessee.
  • NCLA argues in its brief that it is both unconstitutional and dangerous to centralize control over state taxes in the hands of federal officials.
  • Congress may tax and spend, but Congresss spending power has limits, and the Tax Cut Bans spending condition on the states exceeds Congresss authority under the Spending Clause.
  • NCLA released the following statements:
    Congresss Tax Cut Ban is not only unconstitutionalit is unworkable.

Hemp, Inc. Reports: Marijuana-Cannabidiol (CBD) Bill Signals New Era in Federal Cannabis Policy

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Passed by unanimous consent, by the Senate, the marijuana-related bill signals times are changing and so are perceptions about marijuana.

Key Points: 
  • Passed by unanimous consent, by the Senate, the marijuana-related bill signals times are changing and so are perceptions about marijuana.
  • 8454 - Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol (CBD) Research Expansion Act marks a historic breakthrough in addressing the federal governments failed and misguided prohibition of cannabis.
  • ( Source )
    Per Congress.gov , the Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol (CBD) Research Expansion Actwill:
    Establish a new, separate registration process to facilitate research on marijuana.
  • When the bill officially reaches President Joe Bidens desk, he will have 10 days (excluding Sundays) to sign or veto it.

Economic Recovery of Canada’s Travel Sector Depends on Public-Private Partnership and Key Policy Changes, says Tourism Industry Association of Canada

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) says its own ambitious goals of a full recovery will take considerable work to achieve.

Key Points: 
  • The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) says its own ambitious goals of a full recovery will take considerable work to achieve.
  • We know that there are four key areas where a host of policy actions are needed, he said, during his Leadership Report that kicked off the Congress first day.
  • Among other bold ideas proposed to recover the sector, Seguin recommended the creation of a Tourism Policy Council of Ministers, led by the Minister of Tourism himself.
  • Founded in 1930 to encourage the development of tourism in Canada, the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) is the national voice and champion of the industry.

Economic Recovery of Canada’s Travel Sector Depends on Public-Private Partnership and Key Policy Changes, says Tourism Industry Association of Canada

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) says its own ambitious goals of a full recovery will take considerable work to achieve.

Key Points: 
  • The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) says its own ambitious goals of a full recovery will take considerable work to achieve.
  • We know that there are four key areas where a host of policy actions are needed, he said, during his Leadership Report that kicked off the Congress first day.
  • Among other bold ideas proposed to recover the sector, Seguin recommended the creation of a Tourism Policy Council of Ministers, led by the Minister of Tourism himself.
  • Founded in 1930 to encourage the development of tourism in Canada, the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) is the national voice and champion of the industry.