Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade and Deputy Chairman of Etihad Credit Insurance Board of Directors, chairing the meeting DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, July 4, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Etihad Credit Insurance, the UAE’s Federal export credit company, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to review its … Read more

Federal grand jury indicts ex-Sacramento insurance agent

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A former Sacramento insurance agent convicted in a Ponzi scheme 10 years ago was indicted in federal court Thursday on charges of making banking transactions with money from a wire fraud scheme, prosecutors said. A federal grand jury indicted William A. Sassman II, now residing in Orange County, on two counts of knowingly engaging in … Read more

Federal holiday pressures companies to give day off

President Joe Biden hands a pen to Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif, after signing the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, June 17, 2021, in Washington.

NEW YORK (AP) — The declaration of Juneteenth as a federal holiday is putting the pressure on more U.S. companies to give their employees the day off, accelerating a movement that took off last year in response to the racial justice protests that swept the country. Hundreds of top companies had already pledged last year … Read more

Streetsboro prepares to receive federal stimulus money

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A fund in the city’s budget has been created in anticipation of federal dollars being allocated to Streetsboro. Streetsboro City Council voted Monday evening to allow the creation of a “Local Fiscal Recovery Fund” in anticipation of financial assistance from the American Rescue Plan Act. More:Council may extend DORA curfew for Heritage Festival More:New, bigger Historic … Read more

FSU researchers receive $1.5M federal grant to enhance diversity in higher education

FSU researchers receive $1.5M federal grant to enhance diversity in higher education

Florida State University researchers, in partnership with Florida A&M University, have received a $1.5 million grant to enhance diversity in the field of education research. Jeannine Turner, associate professor of educational psychology and principal investigator for the project. The five-year grant from the Institute of Education Sciences — the independent, nonpartisan statistics, research and evaluation … Read more

West Michigan music venue’s ‘only hope’ rests on federal aid money which has been slow to arrive

SPRING LAKE, MI — Michelle Hanks is at the end of her rope waiting on federal funding to assist her Spring Lake live music venue. Seven Steps Up, 116 S. Jackson St., has no revenue, no employees and cannot afford to start booking artists without a slice of the $16.2 billion earmarked for live venues, … Read more

Federal Trade Commission Reaches $30 Million Settlement with Career Education Corp. After False Promotions of School

Federal Trade Commission Reaches $30 Million Settlement with Career Education Corp. After False Promotions of School

FTC: CEC used deceptive websites to collect people’s contact information Every day, the FTC is working to protect people from fraud. Today, the FTC announced that it returned $30 million in one of these cases. (FTC image) (FTC) – Every day, the FTC is working to protect people from fraud. Today, the FTC announced that … Read more

Las Cruces homeless student education program gets more federal funds

Arlette Botello, pictured at Valley View Elementary on June 3, 2021, found out about Project Link Homeless Education Program through a teacher. Thanks to their assistance, she has received economic support and will be attending Doña Ana Community College in August.

LAS CRUCES — Arlette Botello came to Las Cruces from Mexico 10 months ago. Arlette, 18, came to the United State to live with her 27-year-old cousin, Joshua Jiménez. At Centennial High School, where she entered as a senior in August, one of her teachers introduced her to the Project Link Homeless Education Program, Las Cruces … Read more

Wuhan lab was to get $1.5M in federal grant money for bat study: emails

The Wuhan Institute of Virology was awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars more in federal grant money than chief White House medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci indicated to lawmakers last week, newly released emails show. The messages, obtained by the conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch, show that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases … Read more

Why The Jobs Report Means More Easy Money From The Federal Reserve

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WASHINGTON, April 28, 2021 — Photo taken on April 28, 2021 shows the U.S. Federal Reserve in … [+] Washington, D.C., the United States. The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday kept its benchmark interest rates unchanged at the record-low level of near zero, as economic recovery gathers momentum on COVID-19 vaccination progress and strong fiscal … Read more

Nazzic Keene: Halfaker & Associates Purchase Highlights SAIC Commitment to Federal Health IT Support

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has agreed to buy Halfaker and Associates for approximately $250 million in cash to expand its portfolio of health information technology offerings. SAIC said Thursday it will use its existing cash on hand and incremental debt to fund the acquisition that is expected to conclude by the end of … Read more

Tennessee Eyes Water, Sewer Work With Federal Recovery Money | Tennessee News

Tennessee Eyes Water, Sewer Work With Federal Recovery Money | Tennessee News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee state panel is considering using federal coronavirus recovery money for big investments in water and sewer system upgrades. At a meeting Wednesday of the state’s Financial Accountability Stimulus Group, state Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner David Salyers estimated a request of more than $1 billion for water and … Read more

GOP pushs forward with education plan, risking $1.5 billion in federal funding // WJFW Newswatch 12

GOP pushs forward with education plan, risking $1.5 billion in federal funding // WJFW Newswatch 12

Biannual Budget Battle Photo by AP News Story By Cooper Henckel Local News Published 06/02/2021 4:48PM Madison – Part of the Biden administration’s COVID relief package provides funding for states to shore up school district budgets, after the pandemic forced unexpected and expensive changes. For Wisconsin, that’s about $1.5 billion. There’s also a key requirement: … Read more

Poland board gets reports on grants and federal relief money

POLAND — The Select Board on Tuesday received a summary of grants received over the past 11 months that total $132,685. They include revenue from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Center for Technology and Civic Life, the Androscoggin County Emergency Management Agency and Keep Maine Healthy. In a related item, the board moved to … Read more