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Philippines-Based Chinese International School Manila & Domuschola International School Enter Into Strategic Partnership With Global Schools Foundation

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 1:00am

SINGAPORE, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CISM and DIS, two highly reputed IB schools in Manila have entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based Global Schools Foundation (GSF), whose schools offer high performance IB programmes.

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  • SINGAPORE, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CISM and DIS, two highly reputed IB schools in Manila have entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based Global Schools Foundation (GSF), whose schools offer high performance IB programmes.
  • As part of the GSF network, Manila-based Chinese International School Manila (CISM) and Domuschola International School (DIS) will have access to GSF's strong academic excellence model incorporating the best of innovative education practices, modern teaching and learning, with an emphasis on skills-based learning.
  • GSF schools have delivered exceptionally strong academic outcomes with over 92 students gaining IB World topper and Near-perfect scorer over the last 10 years.
  • Founded in 2002, Global Schools Foundation is a community-oriented educational institution whose sole mission is to bring high quality school education to wider communities across the world and nurture these young minds into global leaders.

National Advertising Division Recommends T-Mobile Discontinue Claims that Consumers Can "Save Up to 50%" with T-Mobile Home Internet

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 4:00pm

In the challenged television commercial, a computer screen is shown on which the words "Save Up to 50% vs. National FCC Broadband Rate Benchmark" were written.

Key Points: 
  • In the challenged television commercial, a computer screen is shown on which the words "Save Up to 50% vs. National FCC Broadband Rate Benchmark" were written.
  • "Save Up to 50%" was written in bold lettering and the comparison to the FCC Broadband Rate Benchmark appeared in smaller font underneath.
  • It reads: "vs. National FCC Rate Benchmark."
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Council Names Former Dallas Schools Superintendent Michael Hinojosa as Superintendent-in-Residence

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:05pm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Hinojosa, the former superintendent of the Dallas Independent School District, has joined the Council of the Great City Schools as a Superintendent-in-Residence.

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  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Hinojosa, the former superintendent of the Dallas Independent School District, has joined the Council of the Great City Schools as a Superintendent-in-Residence.
  • In this position, Hinojosa will direct the Council's leadership development work and support and advise superintendents across the Council's member districts.
  • "Michael is an extraordinary leader, and we are thrilled to have someone with his knowledge and expertise joining us," said Council Executive Director Ray Hart.
  • A graduate of Dallas ISD, Hinojosa holds a doctorate in education from the University of Texas at Austin.

National Advertising Division Finds T-Mobile Home Internet Availability Claim Supported, but Recommends "Save Up to 50%" Claim be Discontinued

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

NAD concluded that T-HINT service is now more available than unavailable to U.S. consumers nationally.

Key Points: 
  • NAD concluded that T-HINT service is now more available than unavailable to U.S. consumers nationally.
  • In the challenged television commercial, a computer screen is shown on which the words "Save Up to 50% vs. National FCC Broadband Rate Benchmark" were written.
  • "Save Up to 50%" was written in bold lettering and the comparison to the FCC Broadband Rate Benchmark appears in smaller font underneath.
  • About BBB National Programs: BBB National Programs is where businesses turn to enhance consumer trust and consumers are heard.

No Evidence of Data Manipulation in Science Publication on Simufilam

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:15pm

At some point it becomes irrational for our detractors to repeat over and over again the same old tired mantra of data manipulation.

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  • At some point it becomes irrational for our detractors to repeat over and over again the same old tired mantra of data manipulation.
  • In May 2022, Neurobiology of Aging investigated and found no evidence of data manipulation in a paper on simufilam published in that journal in 2017.
  • The Editor-in-Chief stated: After careful examination of these original material, Neuroscience found no evidence of manipulation of the western blot data or other figures of this publication.
  • The Editor-in-Chief previously authorized Cassava Sciences to share a statement on this matter, including: No evidence of data manipulation was found for Western blot data.

Designated Person Notification

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:07pm

Luxembourg, 18 August 2022 (12:35 CET) - With reference to Article 19(3) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on market abuse (Market Abuse Regulations), Aperam announces that a notification of share transactions by a Designated Person (i.e.

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  • Luxembourg, 18 August 2022 (12:35 CET) - With reference to Article 19(3) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on market abuse (Market Abuse Regulations), Aperam announces that a notification of share transactions by a Designated Person (i.e.
  • The business is organised in four primary reportable segments: Stainless & Electrical Steel, Services & Solutions, Alloys & Specialties, and Recycling.
  • Aperam has a flat Stainless and Electrical steel capacity of 2.5 million tonnes in Brazil and Europe and is a leader in high value specialty products.
  • In 2021, Aperam had sales of EUR 5,102 million and steel shipments of 1.82 million tonnes.

Nordea Bank Abp: Transaction in Own Shares

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:02am

The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.

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  • The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.
  • 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052.
  • After the disclosed transactions, Nordea holds 17,520,108 treasury shares for capital optimisation purposes and 6,073,651 treasury shares for remuneration purposes.
  • On behalf of Nordea Bank Abp,
    This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.

Minister Wilkinson Advances the Canada Green Buildings Strategy and Announces Funding to Revitalize Community Recreation Centre

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 6:00pm

Today, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, announced the launch of a public engagement process for the Canada Green Buildings Strategy.

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  • Today, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, announced the launch of a public engagement process for the Canada Green Buildings Strategy.
  • The Canada Green Buildings Strategy will seek to mobilize national action to reduce emissions by 37 percent from 2005 by 2030 and to create a net-zero-emissions buildings sector by 2050.
  • The Canada Green Buildings Council estimates that Canada's green buildings industry could support approximately 1.5 million direct jobs by 2030, up from 462,000 today.
  • The Government of Canada is investing $2,253,020 in Flicka Gymnastics and the Mickey McDougall Community Recreation Centre through the Infrastructure Canada's Green and Inclusive Community Buildings (GICB) program.

August 19 Broadcast of "The Search for Accountability" on Federal News Network Will Feature HHS Inspector General Christi Grimm

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:03pm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Christi A. Grimm, Inspector General, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will be the featured guest on the August 19 broadcast of "The Search for Accountability," airing at 11:00 a.m. ET on Federal News Network 1500 AM, hosted by Michael Binder, Director of Graduate School USA's Government Audit Training Institute.

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  • ET on Federal News Network 1500 AM, hosted by Michael Binder, Director of Graduate School USA's Government Audit Training Institute.
  • To listen to this broadcast live, visit: https://live.federalnewsnetwork.com/listen/ or tune in to 1500 AM radio at 11:00 a.m. on August 19.
  • We will also discuss the great work that federal inspectors general do in pursuing integrity and public trust in government operations."
  • Before being sworn in as the sixth Inspector General for HHS on Feb. 22, 2022, she served as Principal Deputy Inspector General of HHS, acting as Inspector General, Chief of Staff and Deputy Inspector General.

Climate Vault Expands Global Reach in Strategic Alliance with Bilancia

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Climate Vault , an award-winning non-profit climate solutions start up founded at theUniversity of Chicago, today announced it has entered into a strategic growth partnership with Bilancia , one of India's fastest growing sustainability consulting firms.

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  • CHICAGO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Climate Vault , an award-winning non-profit climate solutions start up founded at theUniversity of Chicago, today announced it has entered into a strategic growth partnership with Bilancia , one of India's fastest growing sustainability consulting firms.
  • Climate Vault will become Bilancia's preferred carbon reduction solution and Bilancia will promote Climate Vault's solution in the rapidly growing Indian sustainability market.
  • "We are thrilled to join with Climate Vault and bring their breakthrough solution for carbon reduction and removal to the burgeoning Indian marketplace.
  • Climate Vault is a climate solutions start-up founded at the University of Chicago by former senior White House economic advisor Michael Greenstone and prominent business leaders.