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Small businesses questioned on facilitating future UK-EU trade in manufactured goods

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:03pm

Possible questions that may be asked by the Committee include:

Key Points: 
  • Possible questions that may be asked by the Committee include:
    What are the main non-tariff challenges that could affect your businesses from January 2021?
  • How prepared are you for the end of the transition period?
  • How will the customs procedures from January 2021 affect your businesses, and how could their impact be mitigated?
  • What impact would a no trade deal outcome have on your businesses?

Small businesses questioned on facilitating future UK-EU trade in manufactured goods

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:03pm

Possible questions that may be asked by the Committee include:

Key Points: 
  • Possible questions that may be asked by the Committee include:
    What are the main non-tariff challenges that could affect your businesses from January 2021?
  • How prepared are you for the end of the transition period?
  • How will the customs procedures from January 2021 affect your businesses, and how could their impact be mitigated?
  • What impact would a no trade deal outcome have on your businesses?

Global Saw Blades Market Outlook, 2027 - COVID-19 Updated - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:37am

The "Saw Blades - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Saw Blades - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Saw Blades estimated at US$2.4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$3.5 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.1% over the analysis period 2020-2027.
  • This segment currently accounts for a 21% share of the global Saw Blades market.
  • In the global Chain Saw Blades segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 5% CAGR estimated for this segment.

ViraxClear Receives ISP Approval for ViraxClear Rapid Test Kit Distribution to Chile With Signed LOI for up to 3 million Test Kits

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 7:00am

ViraxClear has signed a non-binding LOI with Biosonda Biotecnologia (Biosonda) for the distribution of up to 3 million Test Kits for the Chilean market, a contract valued at up to $17.25 million in gross revenue.

Key Points: 
  • ViraxClear has signed a non-binding LOI with Biosonda Biotecnologia (Biosonda) for the distribution of up to 3 million Test Kits for the Chilean market, a contract valued at up to $17.25 million in gross revenue.
  • It is currently one of the main distribution companies of products for scientific research and clinical diagnosis in Chile, with a recognizable corporate image in the national market.
  • The Chilean government require medical testing devices to receive ISP Approval before they can be sold in Chile.
  • Global Care Capital is a global investment company which specializes in providing early stage financing to private and public companies.

PHC Group Increases Stake in SciMed to Strengthen Life Sciences Business in Asia

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 2:00am

Located in Singapore, SciMed markets and distributes life sciences products and provides its services throughout Southeast Asia and India.

Key Points: 
  • Located in Singapore, SciMed markets and distributes life sciences products and provides its services throughout Southeast Asia and India.
  • PHCHD has positioned SciMed as the main distributor for their life sciences business across Southeast Asia and India, and has expanded its business in the region through their close partnership over 30 years.
  • This will provide additional market opportunities and increase penetration into countries such as India, which can further strengthen the life sciences business.
  • SciMed (Asia) Pte Ltd is a provider of products and services for biomedical, life sciences, healthcare, drug discovery, pharmaceutical, laboratories, industrial tests, and agricultural markets.

Press release - Just transition in EU regions: support to people, economy and environment

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:04am

First vote on the new Just Transition Fund, first proposal from the Green Deal

Key Points: 
  • First vote on the new Just Transition Fund, first proposal from the Green Deal
    The EU must transition towards a climate-neutral economy without letting disparities between regions grow any further, say regional development MEPs.
  • On Monday 6 July, the Regional Development Committee approved the establishment of the Just Transition Fund (JTF) with 27 votes in favour, 7 against and 8 abstentions.
  • This amount would be supplemented with an additional EUR 32 803 000 000 in current prices, as proposed under the EU Recovery Instrument.
  • With an increased budget, we will be able to effectively support the regions that need it the most, but, above all, strongly support our citizens.

What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:49pm

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Kazarian Center for Public Financial Management (KCPFM) today commenced a public education campaign titled "What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know".

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Kazarian Center for Public Financial Management (KCPFM) today commenced a public education campaign titled "What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know".
  • New Zealand's extraordinary financial track record can teach the world how to advance solid financial security and greater prosperity for all people.
  • Educating the public and other key stakeholders on how to improve public financial management is a core mission and core competency of KCPFM.
  • New Zealand's extraordinary government financial track record is a tribute to both their citizens and their world leading culture of public financial management.

FT PWM Documentary: Who Cannot Apply for Citizenship by Investment From St Kitts and Nevis

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:09pm

St Kitts and Nevis has restrictions on certain countries of origin of applicants.

Key Points: 
  • St Kitts and Nevis has restrictions on certain countries of origin of applicants.
  • Asked what the Federation's attitude towards sanctioned countries is, Mr Khan admits St Kitts and Nevis is strict.
  • There are also more restrictions when it comes to the transfer of funds to the bank in St Kitts and Nevis.
  • This remains the fastest and most secure route to second citizenship from St Kitts and Nevis.

What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:00pm

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Kazarian Center for Public Financial Management (KCPFM) today commenced a public education campaign titled "What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know".

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Kazarian Center for Public Financial Management (KCPFM) today commenced a public education campaign titled "What New Zealand's Extraordinary Financial Track Record Can Teach the World: 6 Numbers to Know".
  • New Zealand's extraordinary financial track record can teach the world how to advance solid financial security and greater prosperity for all people.
  • Educating the public and other key stakeholders on how to improve public financial management is a core mission and core competency of KCPFM.
  • New Zealand's extraordinary government financial track record is a tribute to both their citizens and their world leading culture of public financial management.

MULTI UNITS FRANCE: DISTRIBUTION ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 6:02pm

1 Record Date subject to local rule applicable to the main listing place.

Key Points: 
  • 1 Record Date subject to local rule applicable to the main listing place.
  • The aforementioned funds managed by Lyxor International Asset Management and admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange will distribute on 08th July 2020.
  • Each individual client can be subject to withholding taxes as per his/her country of residence and the current tax treaty between this country of residence and France for French domiciled funds or Luxembourg for Luxembourg domiciled funds.