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Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund Launches Orange Tennis Community Programme

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 6:45am

HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Nissin Foods Company Limited ("Nissin Foods", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock code: 1475) today announced the launch of the Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme (Tai Po) by Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") and The Hong Kong Tennis Association ("HKTA"), offering regular weekly trainings for young players to promote healthy living.

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Nissin Foods Company Limited ("Nissin Foods", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock code: 1475) today announced the launch of the Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme (Tai Po) by Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") and The Hong Kong Tennis Association ("HKTA"), offering regular weekly trainings for young players to promote healthy living.
  • "We are delighted to launch the first initiative to be funded by the Nissin Foods Charity Fund," said Mr. Kiyotaka ANDO, Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Charity Fund.
  • The Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme in Tai Po extends HKTA's Orange Ball Programme which is designed to provide players aged 7-10 years from disadvantaged backgrounds a second tennis experience to further their development.
  • The Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") was set up in September 2020 by way of a trust deed by Nissin Foods Company Limited (Stock code: 1475).

Westinghouse and EDF Partner for EnCore®

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 2:23pm

Westinghouse Electric Company announced a partnership with EDF to explore the functionalities of Westinghouses EnCore enhanced Accident Tolerant Fuel (ATF) technology.

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  • Westinghouse Electric Company announced a partnership with EDF to explore the functionalities of Westinghouses EnCore enhanced Accident Tolerant Fuel (ATF) technology.
  • Westinghouse will study its EnCore fuel in an EDF reactor for potential deployment across the EDF nuclear fleet after 2030.
  • Westinghouse will deliver assemblies with Lead Test Rods (LTR) to EDF from its fuel fabrication facility in Vsters, Sweden by 2023.
  • Over 135 years of innovation makes Westinghouse the preferred partner for advanced technologies covering the complete nuclear energy life cycle.

NCLA Asks Full Fifth Circuit to Toss ATF’s Bump Stock Ban and Reject Deference to the Government

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 1:01am

The Fifth Circuit will be the third U.S. Court of Appeals to hear this issue en banc, but it could be the first to reach the merits.

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  • The Fifth Circuit will be the third U.S. Court of Appeals to hear this issue en banc, but it could be the first to reach the merits.
  • The Tenth Circuit dismissed the en banc over five dissents, and the Sixth Circuit split 8-8 on the questions at stake.
  • Because the Final Rule is not a valid legislative rule, ATF may not seek judicial deference to its statutory interpretation.
  • Moreover, the agency expressly waived any deference claim for the Bump Stock Rule under Chevron U.S.A., Inc. v. Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.

Afton Chemical Continues to Invest in Capabilities to Meet Growing Market Needs in Transmission Fluids and Electric Vehicles

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Wednesday, July 20, 2022 - 5:17pm

The investment will help support the growing needs of oil marketers and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) for next-generation developments in electric vehicle (EV) fluids, including hybrid and battery electric vehicles (HEV, BEV).

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  • The investment will help support the growing needs of oil marketers and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) for next-generation developments in electric vehicle (EV) fluids, including hybrid and battery electric vehicles (HEV, BEV).
  • The capability and capacity added to the facility have us well-positioned to meet our customers increasing needs, commented Kevin Steding, Sauget Plant Manager.
  • Afton Chemical is a global leader in automatic transmission fluid (ATF) additives, resulting from many years of research and development with the worlds major OEMs.
  • Afton Chemical Corporation supports global operations through regional headquarters located in Asia Pacific, EMEAI, Latin America and North America.

Johnson Matthey announces new hydrogen gigafactory to accelerate the transition to a decarbonised transport economy

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Monday, July 18, 2022 - 7:00am

LONDON, July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Matthey (JM), a global leader in sustainable technologies, announces that it is building a £80 million gigafactory at its existing site in Royston, UK, to scale up the manufacture of hydrogen fuel cell components. Earlier this year, JM announced a refreshed strategy, with an ambition to be the "market leader in performance components for fuel cells and electrolysers," targeting more than £200 million sales in Hydrogen Technologies by end of 2024/25.

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  • Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said: "This investment, backed by Government, is a major vote of confidence from Johnson Matthey in the UK.
  • Johnson Matthey, a world-leader in hydrogen technology, have seen this opportunity and I'm delighted they have chosen the UK to grow this capability."
  • Hydrogen fuel cells are electrochemical devices that combine hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricity on demand, with only water as the by-product.
  • Today about 15,000 Johnson Matthey professionals collaborate with our network of customers and partners to make a real difference to the world around us.

Bravo Store Systems and FFL Consultants Announce Strategic Partnership

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Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 1:00pm

LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bravo Store Systems and FFL Consultants are pleased to announce they have entered into a strategic partnership, combining Bravo's powerful all-in-one software solutions for FFLs with FFL Consultants industry leading regulatory compliance and risk management consulting services.

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  • Bravo Store Systems and FFL Consultants are pleased to announce they have entered into a strategic partnership, combining Bravo's powerful all-in-one software solutions for FFLs with FFL Consultants' industry leading regulatory compliance and risk management consulting services.
  • LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Bravo Store Systems and FFL Consultants are pleased to announce they have entered into a strategic partnership, combining Bravo's powerful all-in-one software solutions for FFLs with FFL Consultants industry leading regulatory compliance and risk management consulting services.
  • For more information about the Bravo-FFL Consultants membership deals, contact FFL Consultants directly at: info@fflconsultants.com or 720.336.0028.
  • Bravo Store Systems' all-in-one software platform natively integrates all business operations, including point of sale, E4473, Cloud Storage, A&D book, and eCommerce marketplaces.

Police Admit Menthol Cigarette Ban Will Inevitably Lead to More Racial Profiling

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Friday, June 24, 2022 - 2:03pm

The ban will ".. give birth to yet another very profitable illicit market."

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  • The ban will ".. give birth to yet another very profitable illicit market."
  • In 2020 of the $203 billion cigarettes sold, 37% were menthol.
  • If the FDA bans menthol cigarettes this will "create crime," and you will get "homemade menthol cigarettes," said retired Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Agent John Rotunno.
  • Others highlighted the racist implications of the ban since more than 80% of African Americans who smoke prefer menthol cigarettes.

Insights on the Aviation Fuel Global Market to 2027 - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, June 17, 2022 - 10:53am

The introduction of renewable aviation fuels in the global aviation industry presents the most promising opportunity for the market.

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  • The introduction of renewable aviation fuels in the global aviation industry presents the most promising opportunity for the market.
  • The aviation industry in almost all countries is on a spree to explore options for decarbonizing the sector.
  • Moreover, the growing demand for Sustainable Aviation Fuel(SAF) in the region is the most prominent driver of the aviation fuel market.
  • Singapore has recently become a part of the World Economic Forum Clean Skies for Tomorrow Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Ambassador group.

Bravo Store Systems Releases Powerful Enhancements to Point of Sale for Gun Stores and Pawn Shops

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 1:00pm

LAS VEGAS, June 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bravo Store Systems, the leading provider of point-of-sale platforms, mobile applications, and eCommerce products for the firearm, pawn, and specialty retail industries released its latest product update Monday, June 13. The update went live for all customers overnight and was ready for use as stores opened Tuesday morning.

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  • Bravo Store Systems' newest point of sale product release includes time and money saving optimizations for gun store and pawn shop owners as well as continued enhancements to ensure compliance.
  • The latest release includes dozens of significant enhancements to Bravo Point of Sale, E4473 and MobilePawn.
  • Bravo Store Systems is the first all-in-one software provider for specialty retailers including gun stores, pawn shops, buy/sell stores and secondhand retailers.
  • Bravo Store Systems' all-in-one software platform natively integrates all business operations, including point of sale, E4473, Cloud Storage, A&D book, and eCommerce marketplaces.

ShotSpotter Announces First-of-Its-Kind Investigative Case Management Tool Dedicated to Solving Gun Crime

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 9:05pm

FREMONT, Calif., June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ShotSpotter, Inc. (Nasdaq: SSTI), a leader in precision policing technology solutions that enable law enforcement to more effectively respond to, investigate and deter crime, today announced ShotSpotter GCM (Gun Crime Management), a first-of-its-kind digital case management solution that focuses specifically on gun crime.

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  • FREMONT, Calif., June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ShotSpotter, Inc. (Nasdaq: SSTI), a leader in precision policing technology solutions that enable law enforcement to more effectively respond to, investigate and deter crime, today announced ShotSpotter GCM (Gun Crime Management), a first-of-its-kind digital case management solution that focuses specifically on gun crime.
  • In accordance with ATFs Crime Gun Intelligence (CGI) principles, ShotSpotter GCM establishes a best practices-based digital workflow process that acts as a force multiplier, enabling investigative units to be more efficient and effective in gun crime investigations.
  • Putting a tool like ShotSpotter Gun Crime Management in the hands of our nations criminal investigators will make them more efficient and effective at what they do.
  • ShotSpotter Gun Crime Management is the right tool at the right time to bring automation to the investigative process.