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Pharmaceutical company admits to using fake data

Fibrogen used fake data for its anemia pill. In other news, a lot of money is flowing through the drug and medical device industries. Stat: Fibrogen admits fake anemia pill safety data shared with FDA and investors Fibrogen admitted on Tuesday that the company has been touting false heart safety …

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Egyptian banks face additional pressure from coronavirus fallout

Fitch Ratings-London / Dubai: Egyptian banks face deteriorating asset quality and continued pressure on profitability until 2021 amid the economic fallout from the pandemic, Fitch Ratings says in a new report. Capitalization remains a weak credit and liquidity in foreign currency is still vulnerable to external shocks. However, the sector …

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Funko will combine its collectible figures with NFTs

Non-fungible tokens are all about bringing collectibles into the digital realm, and Funko can’t wait to grab that while they can. The company has purchased control of the startup NFT TokenWave with the aim of combining Funko Pop vinyl figures with digital tokens using the Wax platform. Funko plans to …

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The first quarter in bond funds

Above all, the new year brought good news regarding a potential return to normal for economies, which largely left fixed income markets to worsen in the first quarter of 2021. The introduction of the fiscal stimulus package US $ 1.9 trillion US dollar and the ongoing deployment of the coronavirus …

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Planet Money: The Planet Money indicator: NPR

Qilai Shen / Bloomberg / Bloomberg via Getty Images Qilai Shen / Bloomberg / Bloomberg via Getty Images Ant Group is a Chinese financial services company co-founded by Jack Ma, the billionaire entrepreneur behind Alibaba. Over the past decade, Ant has grown into a one-stop-shop for payments, financial investments, loan …

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When married couples must file separately

elenaleonova | E + | Getty Images A quirk in the rules for qualifying for new unemployment tax relief may cause some married couples to question whether they need to file separate returns, even though they typically file jointly. The short answer: Separate filing can make sense in some cases, …

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Big Bedbug Home Invasion Season Is Coming

Bedbug season is here and it could be bad. The Penn State Master Gardeners report that entomologist Greg Krawczyk expects “a very robust population of brown marbled bugs this fall.” And that means there will be a lot of bedbugs invading our homes through whatever cracks and crevices they can …

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Which of these spotted lantern myths do you believe?

As the spotted lantern fly and its impacts continue to spread in Pennsylvania, myths and misinformation about the invasive Asian leafhopper have also grown and spread. Heather Leach, extension associate at Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, heard them all. “People who are dealing with spotted lanterns are frustrated and …

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SBA Loan Deadline Approaches Due to Drought

Small non-farm businesses in 20 counties in Texas and neighboring New Mexico counties have until March 16 to apply for a federal disaster loan from the Small Business Administration for economic harm, according to Tanya N. Garfield, director of the Small Business Administration. SBA Disaster Operations Center in the United …

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President Joe Biden signs law extending PPP deadline

President Joe Biden enacted the PPP Extension Act extension of time for small businesses to apply for funds until June 30. The bill, introduced by Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Senator Susan Collins and Senator Jeanne Shaheen (DN.H.) will not only extend the timeframe of the PPP, but also give the …

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First-ever commercial truck driving program launched

Through comet | to November 11, 2020 Conexus Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College launched the nation’s first commercial truck driver training program that is covered by federal student loans and improves the employability of graduates in the growing trucking industry. The CDL + program will be offered from January …

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Biden to boost pandemic lending to smaller businesses

WASHINGTON – Calling American small businesses “the engines of our economic progress,” President Joe Biden on Monday announced changes to the payroll protection program that are aimed at helping smaller businesses struggling to stay afloat during the pandemic. coronavirus. What would you like to know President Joe Biden on Monday …

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Halt of trading by IIROC – ALCC.P

TipRanks Billionaire George Soros chooses these 3 “Strong Buy” actions Some investors achieve legendary status, far surpassing their peers through a combination of luck and success. No one is perhaps more representative of it than George Soros, the Holocaust survivor who after the war earned a doctorate from the London …

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CAR calls on HUD, FHA to cut mortgage insurance premiums

the California Association of Realtors issued a statement in response to the Department of Housing and Urban Developmentannouncement of the state of Federal Housing Administration Mutual Mortgage Fund. “The CAR continues to support the actions taken by HUD and FHA during the COVID-19 crisis to help homeowners and struggling during …

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New Cafe Arrives at Downtown Grand Rapids Market

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Local cafe Squibb plans to open a location at the downtown market in June. Squibb, owned by father-daughter team Dennis and Mallory Squibb, has locations on Wealthy and Fulton streets in Grand Rapids. “Squibb is a local favorite, and we’re delighted that Mallory and Dennis have …

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Hidden Financial Benefits for Americans Living Abroad

Americans who decide to move abroad often do so because of their love of travel or their passion for a foreign culture. While exploration and adventure are clear reasons for moving outside of the United States, the financial benefits for Americans living abroad are less obvious. In reality, the monetary …

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Best Short Term Loans: Compare Your Options

Short term loans can provide quick funding for people who want to cover sudden expenses or who do not qualify for a traditional loan. (iStock) You can use a short term loan for almost anything. Short term loans are commonly used by small business owners or individuals who may not …

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