UK unemployment falls

first_img Show Comments ▼ UK unemployment falls Share by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesMoneyPailShe Was An Actress, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailmoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comDrivepedia20 Of The Most Underrated Vintage CarsDrivepediaBetterBeDrones Capture Images No One Was Suppose to SeeBetterBeZen HeraldThe Truth About Why ’40s Actor John Wayne Didn’t Serve In WWII Has Come To LightZen Herald UK unemployment fell by 17,000 in the three months to the end of February to 2.48m, according to official figures.The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the jobless rate among men had fallen, but had risen among women.Youth unemployment stood at 963,000, with the jobless rate for young people remaining above 20%.The number of people claiming jobseeker’s allowance fell by 700 between February and March to 1.45m, the ONS said. Wednesday 13 April 2011 4:54 amcenter_img More From Our Partners Florida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.org‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comConnecticut man dies after crashing Harley into live bearnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.com980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.com whatsapp whatsapp John Dunne Tags: NULLlast_img read more

Trans-Nationwide Express Plc (TRANSE.ng) Q32017 Interim Report

first_imgTrans-Nationwide Express Plc (TRANSE.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Transport sector has released it’s 2017 interim results for the third quarter.For more information about Trans-Nationwide Express Plc (TRANSE.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Trans-Nationwide Express Plc (TRANSE.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Trans-Nationwide Express Plc (TRANSE.ng)  2017 interim results for the third quarter.Company ProfileTrans-Nationwide Express Plc is a transport and logistics company in Nigeria offering services for domestic and international express delivery, haulage, freight and other ancillary transportation and storage services. Logistic services include warehousing, e-commerce, air/sea freight and removals/packaging services. Trans-Nationwide Express Plc also offers a mailroom management service and courier services as well as specialised courier services for diagnostic biological samples and clinical trial supplies. Established in 1984 and formerly known as TNT Skypak Nigeria Limited, the company changed its name to Trans-Nationwide Express Plc in 1992. Its head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Trans-Nationwide Express Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

What will junk status mean for the Rolls-Royce share price?

first_img Enter Your Email Address See all posts by Karl Loomes I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. Yesterday, bastion of British engineering Rolls-Royce Group (LSE:RR) saw its bonds lose their investment-grade rating. Standard & Poor’s officially downgraded the company’s credit rating to BB – junk status. Though the bond and equity markets are often seen as opposites, they are in fact two sides of the same coin.Bad for one, bad for the otherThough a downgrade in credit ratings is aimed at a company’s bonds, the impact is far more wide reaching. Firstly, the reasons why a company is deemed to be less likely to pay its debts are the same reasons it will be less likely to make profit for shareholders.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…In the case of Rolls-Royce, S&P cited “prolonged weak profitability” as the reason behind its decision. This, and the fact that many of the engine manufacturer’s airline clients may no longer exist after Covid-19 lockdowns.Secondly, a softer credit rating makes it harder, or more expensive, for a company to raise money in the debt market. This inevitably means it either cannot finance things it would like, or will instead have to tap the equity market for funds. This means more shares on the market at a lower price.Rolls-Royce said the downgrade wouldn’t trigger any short-term early debt repayments at least. Meanwhile the other major ratings agencies Fitch and Moody’s still have their ratings for Rolls-Royce above junk status – BBB+ and Baa3 respectively.This downgrade could have an impact on the share price because of actions by institutional investors. Many big shareholders, such as pension funds, have set criteria for the kinds of shares they may hold. They may have a requirement to only hold shares in companies considered investment-grade, for example. Simply put, some large shareholders may be forced to sell their shares in Rolls-Royce, whether they want to or not. This means we could expect to see large sales coming through in the next month or so. It will likely come in dribs and drabs to stop too much price pressure, but it will still not be good for the share price.Triple threatThe future has three potential problems for Rolls-Royce. The obvious fact that everyone expects there to be fewer people flying will not be good. Indeed many airlines may be out of business. Needless to say this should mean cutting back on planes, and the engines they need.Rolls-Royce predominantly focuses on engines for large, wide-body planes. These are for long haul flights. Most experts agree that when people do start flying again, short haul demand will be the most likely area to recover first.The main problem for Rolls-Royce, however, will be the hit to its long-term servicing agreements. Its engine business is actually loss-making. It makes most of its money through service, where customers pay per hour an engine flies. During and after coronavirus, we should not expect as many hours of flying as we have seen in the past.At its low price, Rolls Royce shares may seem like a bargain, but personally I think for now at least, the credit agencies have a point. “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Karl has no position in any of the shares mentioned. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. 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Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee.last_img read more

Danie Rossouw big tackle on Lionel Nallet in Cape Town

first_imgFriday Jun 18, 2010 Danie Rossouw big tackle on Lionel Nallet in Cape Town While Bakkies Botha served out a suspension for foul play, eagerly waiting in the wings has been his Bulls teammate Danie Rossouw, who off late has once again shown exactly how much of a valuable asset he is to Springbok rugby. The big lock-come-loose forward has been on a great run of form of late with both the Bulls in their Super 14 winning campaign, and then more recently with the Springboks against both Wales and France . Rossouw, who made that famous try saving tackle on Mark Cueto in the 2007 World Cup final , has an incredible work rate for such a big guy and while adept at playing in both the second and back row, enjoys mixing it up physically and is great with ball in hand. His form is making fans and coaching staff appreciate that while the Botha-Matfied combination has been arguably the best in world rugby in recent times, the Matfield-Rossouw combo can be just as menacing, and at times can offer more. “Danie is in the form of his life right now,” said captain John Smit after Welsh Test “For how many years have we thought the choice for the No.4 jersey was a fait accompli, but I dont think that is the case anymore.” Against the French he was menacing on defense, no more so than with this big tackle on Lionel Nallet, who took some time to get up. Questions were asked about the legitimacy of the hit, but referee Bryce Lawrence actually overruled his assistant, who said it was a shoulder charge. South Africa play the touring Italian tomorrow in Witbank, a match that Rossouw has actually been rested for, with the return of Bakkies Botha. Check out the fixtures page to see what else is happening around the world of rugby. 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Schalk Brits doing what he does best in impressive first half against the Highlanders

first_imgFriday Jun 7, 2019 Schalk Brits doing what he does best in impressive first half against the Highlanders It is hard to believe that the Bulls and Springboks hooker Schalk Brits is 38 years of age, particularly after his first half performance against the Highlanders on Friday.ADVERTISEMENTThe 11-cap Springbok came off at half time with an injury, but that is not after he was at his dynamic best in Dunedin. He was all over the field for the first 40 minutes, carrying in all areas of the pitch and finding spaces as he usually does.The Saracens legend has never been afraid to venture into the outside channels, in fact, that is the quality that defines him compared to other hookers in the world. This run and offload is just a glimpse of what he can do, as he draws in two defenders and still manages to get the ball away with his left hand.Schalk Brits makes rugby look so easy pic.twitter.com/wDKwZ6ZOgh— Jared Wright (@jaredwright17) June 7, 2019After the Bulls conceded the first try of the game, Brits was instrumental in the reply, and his sniping run from the back of a maul looked to set up Jason Jenkins. However, the hooker was deemed to have knocked on seconds before the lock crossed the line.Nonetheless, that does not deter from a fine display by the longtime pariah of South African rugby, who has to be in Rassie Erasmus’ plans for the World Cup later this year despite his age. He simply does not look like slowing down currently, and he must have made a good impression to the Springboks coach, as he has an indefinable X-factor that makes him so unpredictable and dangerous.The Bulls drew the game with the Highlanders 24-24, which keeps them in the hunt for a playoff place in Super Rugby with one game remaining against the Lions next week. Meanwhile, that draw all but ends the Highlanders’ hopes of a quarter-final berth.ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error See it to Believe it Related Articles 25 WEEKS AGO WATCH: Experts explain what actually happens… 26 WEEKS AGO WATCH: Leigh Halfpenny makes yet another… 26 WEEKS AGO Parisse alley-oop magic sets up brilliant… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living10 Types of Women You Should Never MarryNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

Ben Fletcher, militant labor leader

first_imgBen FletcherOne of the greatest labor leaders of the tumultuous period of the early 20th century was a Black man from Philadelphia named Ben Fletcher. In the forward from the biography by Peter Cole, “Ben Fletcher: The Life and Times of a Black Wobbly,” labor historian Robin D. G. Kelley describes Fletcher as a “radical pragmatist in that he paid attention to context, emphasized solidarity, and approached the work in an improvisatory and flexible manner — all without ever losing sight of the long-term goal: the emancipation of the working class from capital.”Born in 1890, Fletcher grew up near the Delaware River docks where he eventually worked. Fletcher joined the Industrial Workers of the World around 1910 and became a leader of the new IWW Local 8 in 1913, steering the dockworkers local throughout the 1920s. The local was born after a successful two-week strike by 4,000 dock workers. Local 8 was successful in abolishing unfair hiring practices and establishing a union hiring hall. Cole wrote, Local 8 “forced corporations in Philadelphia to deal with a union in which the great majority of members were African Americans and European immigrants. And they did it without ever signing a contract, instead enforcing their demands based upon the ever-present threat of a strike.” Fletcher was a gifted public speaker. Letters about his speaking tour in the 1920s describe that at “several meetings about 1,500 have listened, spellbound . . .”; and Fletcher was the “only one I ever heard who cut right through to the bone of capitalist pretensions to being an everlasting ruling class, with a concrete constructive working-class union argument.” (Labor Notes, Dec. 17, 2020)As Fletcher wrote, “While I do not countenance against the working class striking at the ballot box, I am firmly convinced that foremost and historical mission of labor is to organize as a class, industrially.”  He advocated for a multiracial union movement, arguing: “No genuine attempt by Organized Labor to wrest any worthwhile and lasting concessions from the Employing Class can succeed as long as Organized Labor for the most part is indifferent and in opposition to the fate of Negro Labor.” (Labor Notes, Dec. 17, 2020)Fletcher was a target of U.S. state repression of the IWW during World War I; the government labeled the IWW “a vicious, treasonable and criminal conspiracy” and tried to crush it. Many Wobblies were arrested. Fletcher, the only Black defendant, served several years in prison, after which he returned to Philadelphia to continue organizing with Local 8. (Labor Notes, Dec. 17, 2020)Local 8 was one-third African Americans, one-third Irish and Irish Americans and one-third other European immigrants. Fletcher built the local in accordance with IWW’s commitment to interracial unionism, explaining that bosses benefitted by keeping Black and white workers fighting each other. When the bosses hired nonmembers or fired any Wobblies, workers quit working. The IWW became a force to be reckoned with on the docks, raising wages and improving working conditions and putting an end to segregated work gangs. All union committees and activities were racially integrated. Unfortunately Fletcher’s labor activism was cut short by a stroke in 1933; he died in 1949. Ben Fletcher left behind a powerful legacy of militant, anti-racist unionism.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more

Internet censorship and attacks on journalists amid major street protests

first_img Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein back home after four years in prison News RSF_en February 1, 2021 Find out more EgyptMiddle East – North Africa Help by sharing this information EgyptMiddle East – North Africa January 26, 2011 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Internet censorship and attacks on journalists amid major street protests Follow the news on Egypt Organisation Receive email alertscenter_img to go further Reporters Without Borders firmly condemns the arrests and physical attacks that journalists suffered while covering demonstrations yesterday and today in various Egyptian cities. The authorities have been doing everything possible to keep the media at a distance in order prevent the circulation of images of protesters demanding President Hosni Mubarak’s departure. No TV station was able to film yesterday’s big protest in Cairo’s Tahrir Square.The authorities began jamming mobile phone communications early yesterday afternoon in places where protesters had gathered in Cairo. Representatives of the Vodafone and Mobile Nile phone companies today denied any involvement in the disruption of service, blaming the Egyptian authorities.The social-networking website Twitter and the livestreaming service Bambuser.com were both blocked yesterday afternoon. The hashtag #jan25, referring to protest, was widely used on Twitter yesterday.Access to Facebook was intermittently blocked today, with the degree of blocking varying from one ISP to another. Egyptian dissidents and civil society groups have been using Facebook for years to disseminate information and organize protests, including the 6 April 2009 strike.Slow Internet connections were reported, especially during attempts to access the online newspapers Al-Badil, Al-Dustour and Al-Masry Al-Youm. Access to Al-Badil and Al-Dustour was subsequently blocked altogether while Al-Masry Al-Youm experienced major problems that prevented it from operating during all of yesterday afternoon.Egypt is on the Reporters Without Borders list of Enemies of the Internet, above all for harassing and arresting bloggers, but it has not as yet set up Internet filtering systems as Tunisia and Iran have done. Many Egyptians posted messages on social networks in the past 24 hours voicing exasperation with the unusual level of censorship and began using proxies and other censorship circumvention tools to access blocked sites (see http://www.anhri.net/?page_id=23178).Seven Al-Masry Al-Youm journalists were attacked while covering the protests in Cairo. Ahmed Al-Hawari, the website’s editor, was attacked on Qasr Al-Aini Street by three anti-riot police, who tore up his press card and hit him with their batons although he shouted that he was a journalist. He was held for several hours. Mostafa Al-Marsafawi was injured by a tear-gas grenade. The staff of Al-Masry Al-Youm said they had been out of contact touch with one of their journalists, Mohamed Gamaleddine, since 4 p.m. (local time).An Al Jazeera crew was briefly detained in the Cairo neighbourhood of Shubra. Police have reportedly been watching Al Jazeera’s Cairo bureau and have been following its journalists. Last night, 11 rubber bullets were fired at a cameraman employed by the Cairo News Company (CNC), Bilal Fahem, on Tahrir Square. He was hit in the face, stomach, shoulder and back. His soundman, Karim Atta, received many baton blows. Both were taken to a hospital, from which they were released a few hours later.Yahia Fahem, another CNC cameraman, was attacked outside CNC headquarters by plain-clothes police officers and was briefly detained.Three journalists with the Japanese TV station Asahi – Kosuke Okuno, Yoshihisa Nomura and Chaimaa Sami – were briefly detained along with their driver, Hani Morsi, at around 1 p.m. today as they were trying to film on Tahrir Square. February 6, 2021 Find out more News Detained woman journalist pressured by interrogator, harassed by prison staff January 22, 2021 Find out more News Less press freedom than ever in Egypt, 10 years after revolution Newslast_img read more

Pasadena Water Program Offers Residents LED Light Bulbs at Nearly Half-Cost

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People urged to exercise caution after drain blockages in Galliagh

first_img By News Highland – February 15, 2014 WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Twitter Previous articleAgriculture Minister urged to process weather related payments as fast as possibleNext articleESB working to restore power outages in North West as temperatures set to drop News Highland WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook People urged to exercise caution after drain blockages in Galliaghcenter_img Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic A Derry councillor is urging people to be careful about what they flush down their toilets after NI Water yesterday dealt with a serious blockage in the Galliagh area.Cllr Brian Tierney says a crew spent much of yesterday clearing blocked drains at homes in Glencaw Park and Leafair Gardens, after several days of blockages and bad smells.Cllr Tierney says the drains blocked with a variety of items, including nappies, and now that the matter has been resolved, he’s urging people to ensure there isn’t a repeat……[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/tiernsat.mp3[/podcast] Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Letterkenny MD must “look after Manor” – Canning

first_img Pinterest Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp It’s been confirmed that boundary changes which came in before May’s local elections will be fully implemented at the end of the year, meaning that from January 1st, Manorcunningham, Magherabeg and surrounding areas will become part of the Letterkenny Municipal District.However, one Inishowen councillor says there could be a potential issue, because long term road programmes are being devised in each MD now, ahead of the county council’s forthcoming budget.Cllr Paul Canning says he’ll be pressing his Letterkenny colleagues to ensure that the area leaving Inishowen is looked after…………..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Paulcmanor1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Letterkenny MD must “look after Manor” – Canningcenter_img Facebook Google+ Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction DL Debate – 24/05/21 Google+ Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Previous articleThree Donegal groups share almost €75,000 in Leader fundingNext articlePublic toilets needed in Letterkenny Town Centre – Bradley News Highland Pinterest By News Highland – September 13, 2019 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more