Accounts – Bellow In Gark http://bellowingark.org/ Thu, 30 Sep 2021 15:39:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://bellowingark.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/default1.png Accounts – Bellow In Gark http://bellowingark.org/ 32 32 Level up loans, ADB tolds https://bellowingark.org/real-payday-loans-for-bad-credit-the-best-instant-payday-loan-poor-credit/ https://bellowingark.org/real-payday-loans-for-bad-credit-the-best-instant-payday-loan-poor-credit/#respond Tue, 04 May 2021 06:28:55 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/?p=438 The country’s finance chief has called on the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to “level up” and to consider substantially expanding its loan portfolio, to effectively assist developing countries and to be more responsive to critical needs. Carlos Dominguez, Department of Finance secretary, said at Pay Day Champion the 45th ADB Annual Meeting Governors’ Seminar held […]]]>

The country’s finance chief has called on the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to “level up” and to consider substantially expanding its loan portfolio, to effectively assist developing countries and to be more responsive to critical needs.

Carlos Dominguez, Department of Finance secretary, said at Pay Day Champion the 45th ADB Annual Meeting Governors’ Seminar held virtually yesterday the ADB must effectively assist developing economies to bounce back as fast as the developed countries.

“However, this cannot be achieved if the bank maintains a business-as-usual approach. As I have suggested long before COVID-19 struck, the ADB must continue reinventing itself and realigning its programs to meet new realities and to stay relevant amidst the fast-changing landscape,” Dominguez said.

“To be responsive to critical needs, the ADB must level up. Specifically, there is a need for the bank to seriously consider substantial expansion of its loan portfolio in the next five-year period,” he added.

Dominguez said this will effectively support its member countries’ recovery, even if this brings forward the need for a capital increase.

Meanwhile, in an earlier event, the ADB’s top official said developing countries, such as the Philippines, are urged to reduce dependence on external financing and focus more on domestic resources such as through tax revenues.

Masatsugu Asakawa, ADB president, said in the opening event for the 45th ADB Annual Meeting the tax-to-gross domestic product (GDP) in the Asia Pacific region is relatively low compared with the other parts of the world.

“There’s much room for them (developing countries) to increase tax revenue by restructuring their tax policy or enhancing tax administration capacity,” Asakawa said in an interview posted by the ADB online.

“It will be a good idea for… developing countries (to) try to rely on more and more domestic resources, by reducing their dependency on external finance. Domestic resource means taxation, tax revenue,” he added.

In the Philippines, the tax effort in 2020 was recorded at 13.93 percent, down from 14.49 percent a year ago, as collections from revenue-generating agencies suffered last year due to the economic impact of the pandemic.  

– Angela Celis

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Home Equity Loans Offer Significant Growth Opportunity for Credit Unions | 2020-09-10 https://bellowingark.org/home-equity-loans-offer-significant-growth-opportunity-for-credit-unions-2020-09-10/ https://bellowingark.org/home-equity-loans-offer-significant-growth-opportunity-for-credit-unions-2020-09-10/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:38:29 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/home-equity-loans-offer-significant-growth-opportunity-for-credit-unions-2020-09-10/ Growth is a primary goal of any business, including credit unions. Growth is a prerequisite for better service because it provides the resources for innovation and improvement. It also prevents competitors from taking market share, which could lead to reduced membership and less resources to be spent on products and services. A new source of […]]]>

Growth is a primary goal of any business, including credit unions.

Growth is a prerequisite for better service because it provides the resources for innovation and improvement. It also prevents competitors from taking market share, which could lead to reduced membership and less resources to be spent on products and services.

A new source of growth

Recently, CUNA Mutual Group reported that the growth of credit unions is slowing down. Credit unions nationwide increased their loan portfolios by 0.5% in June 2020, less than the 0.7% pace recorded in June 2019, in part due to slower growth in new auto loans (- 0.3% vs. 0.1%) and credit card loans (-0.6% vs. 0.6%).

Auto loans remain a very profitable business – used auto loan balances rose 1.4% in June, double the pace of 0.7% recorded in June 2019. Modern technology enables credit unions who take out these loans expand their relationships with new members from car dealerships. But credit unions still need another engine of growth. Fortunately, it is easy to attract new business by adding an additional product: the mortgage.

While there are many types of mortgages, one of the simplest is a home equity loan or a home equity line of credit.

Closer to consumer loans than home loans, the home equity transaction is much simpler than the money purchase transaction, but it provides all the data and insight into the member’s financial situation. Right now this business is easy to win.

Homeowners continue to have access to a considerable amount of equity in their home. According to Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, aggregate home equity has more than doubled, from $ 7 trillion in 2011 to $ 15.5 trillion in 2018.

Mortgages have additional benefits beyond organic growth, primarily related to the large amount of personal financial data the borrower will share with the credit union in the process. These include:

  • A deeper relationship with the member, especially when the credit union is handling the mortgage.
  • More frequent reasons for contacting and communicating with the member.
  • Higher lifetime value in the member relationship.

Leverage next-generation lending technology

However, to successfully compete in the mortgage and equity market, credit unions must implement lending technology that meets changing consumer expectations, increases the overall efficiency of the mortgage origination process, and maintains the engagement of demand members at close.

Loan origination technology, such as the Origence mortgage platform, created specifically to meet the needs of today’s credit unions, offers key benefits:

  • A redesigned borrower experience from point of sale to closing, achieved by streamlining and automating the entire loan process. This facilitates organic growth by providing a superior experience for members.
  • A more efficient origination process, through intelligent use of automation geared towards reducing cycle times and increasing staff productivity. In turn, increased efficiency reduces the cost of lending and improves pass-through rates.
  • An integrated lead management solution that keeps borrowers on track, increasing the purchase closing rate and debit.

The technology available today has opened up new growth opportunities by replacing the manual steps of the origination process with an automated business solution. This makes real estate finance a fundamental, if not essential, product for achievable growth.

Roger Hull is Product Manager at Origence, a CU Direct brand.

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Howard Wolpe was a ‘legend’ in Kalamazoo politics, says former mayor https://bellowingark.org/howard-wolpe-was-a-legend-in-kalamazoo-politics-says-former-mayor/ https://bellowingark.org/howard-wolpe-was-a-legend-in-kalamazoo-politics-says-former-mayor/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:38:18 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/howard-wolpe-was-a-legend-in-kalamazoo-politics-says-former-mayor/ Robert Maxwell / Kalamazoo GazetteHoward Wolpe in 1975, while serving at Michigan House. KALAMAZOO – Howard Wolpe was a legend in Kalamazoo politics, said former five-term Kalamazoo mayor Edward Annen Jr. Annen said Wolpe was a pioneering and upright politician who was closely linked to his constituents. “I remember sitting in his house and talking […]]]>
Howard Wolpe in 1975, while serving at Michigan House.

KALAMAZOO – Howard Wolpe was a legend in Kalamazoo politics, said former five-term Kalamazoo mayor Edward Annen Jr.

Annen said Wolpe was a pioneering and upright politician who was closely linked to his constituents.

“I remember sitting in his house and talking to him and former Congressman Paul Todd about the things I wanted to do in politics when I was younger,” said Annen, 60. years. “These men are legends in my mind.”

“He kept telling me the quote from Harry Truman, ‘Our job in government is to take care of those who have no voice.'”

Annen said Wolpe, who died on Tuesday, had lived his life according to the quote.

In addition to his commitment to Kalamazoo and his constituents, Wolpe was dedicated to Africa.

“I was in my last year at Loy Norrix High School and there was a terrible crisis in Africa. He led a relief operation,” Annen said. “I remember giving him the funds we raised.”

President Bill Clinton has appointed Wolpe, an expert on African politics, a special envoy to the Great Lakes region of Africa. President Barack Obama has also appointed Wolpe as advisor for the region.

Phyllis Smith, first vice-chair of the Kalamazoo County Democratic Party, called Wolpe a “motivator.” She said she volunteered for a few of his campaigns.

“He made me want to get involved in politics,” she said. “He was a wonderful person and a great leader of the Democratic Party.”

Kalamazoo County Administrator Peter Battani, who had known Wolpe since 1990 and was working on his gubernatorial bid in 1994, said Wolpe was “brilliant.”

“He was a great spirit. I don’t think people realize that when Nelson Mandela was released from prison Howard was on his list of one of the few people he wanted to meet because what he (Wolpe) had done for South Africa and the whole apartheid issue, and he played a pretty big role in all of that.

Annen said Wolpe often expressed his love for the town of Kalamazoo to her. Wolpe got his start in elective politics when he won a seat on the Kalamazoo Town Commission in 1969, a decade before Annen won his first term as mayor.

“It was a very important thing for him,” Annen said. “He moved beyond the city but he never really left Kalamazoo.”

Contact Ursula Zerilli at uzerilli@kalamazoogazette.com or 269-388-8412.

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Hearts loan summary: Colin Doyle big winner with Kilmarnock as four others join league action https://bellowingark.org/hearts-loan-summary-colin-doyle-big-winner-with-kilmarnock-as-four-others-join-league-action/ https://bellowingark.org/hearts-loan-summary-colin-doyle-big-winner-with-kilmarnock-as-four-others-join-league-action/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:38:09 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/hearts-loan-summary-colin-doyle-big-winner-with-kilmarnock-as-four-others-join-league-action/ League One returned after a two-month hiatus due to lockdown restrictions. Harry Cochrane (right) was in action for Montrose against Charlie Telfer and Falkirk. Photo: Michael Gillen. The resumption of leagues 1 and 2 of the SPFL allowed several players to gain more precious minutes than those already released in the Premiership and Championship clubs. […]]]>
League One returned after a two-month hiatus due to lockdown restrictions. Harry Cochrane (right) was in action for Montrose against Charlie Telfer and Falkirk. Photo: Michael Gillen.

The resumption of leagues 1 and 2 of the SPFL allowed several players to gain more precious minutes than those already released in the Premiership and Championship clubs.

Goalkeeper Doyle, on loan to Premiership wrestlers Kilmarnock, helped Tommy Wright’s threatened relegation side win 4-1 over Motherwell – and the goalkeeper blocked Jambos teammate Jordan Roberts in the process.

It’s a key win for Killie in their fight from the fall, but they could still be Hearts ‘replacements at the second tier – and Roberts’ Motherwell team aren’t quite on the sidelines either. The striker was cautioned in the Ayrshire side’s 4-1 win.

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Colin Doyle in action for Kilmarnock during a Scottish Championship match between Kilmarnock and Motherwell at Rugby Park (Photo by Mark Scates / SNS Group)

Arbroath hosting Robbie Neilson’s side on Saturday meant Lewis Moore was unable to add more time to his loan against parent club, under the terms of his loan deal, but compatriot Craig Wighton played 90 minutes for Dunfermline in their 1-0 loss at East End Park to Inverness Caledonian Thistle, and was booked in the process.

Recently, the loan reports ended there, but with the return of SPFL lower league football this weekend, more of Jambos’ youngsters were in action – and happy to be.

Cammy Logan started the Cove Rangers 1-1 draw at Partick Thistle at right-back, before being replaced by compatriot Hearts Export Connor Smith in the second half at Firhill. The draw keeps ex-Jambo Paul Hartley’s side second in Ligue 1 and two points behind leaders Falkirk, who won 2-0 against Harry Cochrane and Montrose.

In Ligue 2, Chris Hamilton was a late substitute in the Stirling Albion defense field in a 1-0 win over Brechin City.

And goalkeeper Harry Stone, who recently joined Albion Rovers last week, won him 90 minutes against Stenhousemuir, led by newly appointed captain and former Hearts player Callum Tapping. However, the highly rated goalkeeper was on the wrong side of a 2-0 loss for the Coatbridge side in his third senior start.

In England, Olly Lee recorded 20 minutes as a second-half substitute in Gillingham’s 2-2 draw with Doncaster Rovers in the League One skybet.

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How this “End of Earth: 2 miles” road sign became part of the Upper Peninsula lore https://bellowingark.org/how-this-end-of-earth-2-miles-road-sign-became-part-of-the-upper-peninsula-lore/ https://bellowingark.org/how-this-end-of-earth-2-miles-road-sign-became-part-of-the-upper-peninsula-lore/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:37:50 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/how-this-end-of-earth-2-miles-road-sign-became-part-of-the-upper-peninsula-lore/ HOUGHTON, MICH. –The sign sat by the side of the road for just a few hours, but for more than three decades it was remembered as one of the best pranks ever made by students at Michigan University of Technology. As Michigan Tech Magazine recently reported, in 1984 longtime friends and MTU students, Tim Cocciolone […]]]>

HOUGHTON, MICH. –The sign sat by the side of the road for just a few hours, but for more than three decades it was remembered as one of the best pranks ever made by students at Michigan University of Technology.

As Michigan Tech Magazine recently reported, in 1984 longtime friends and MTU students, Tim Cocciolone and John Marchesi, created a fake road sign that embodied the wild and remote spirit of the location of their school in Houghton, on the Keweenaw Peninsula in UP.

With a few road signs made from trees found in nearby woods and $ 25 worth of supplies from the local hardware store, Cocciolone and Marchesi created a realistic roadside replica that read “End of Earth: 2 [miles]. Houghton: 4. ”They decided to place him alongside US-41 between Houghton and Chassell.

It was foggy that morning. After successfully erecting the sign, Cocciolone snapped some photos of the Pranksters creation next to the empty stretch of highway – which in the haze indeed seemed to disappear at Earth’s End.

Although law enforcement removed it within hours, the fake traffic sign was soon set to consolidate its place in local traditions. The journal run by MTU students, The vein, printed a photo of the sign on its front page, prompting students to grab any available copies of the paper so they could cut out the image and hang it on the walls of their dormitory.

A photo of the End of Earth sign was printed on the front page of Michigan Tech’s student newspaper, which helped cement the farce in local legend. | Photo courtesy of Michigan University of Technology Archives / Copyright John Marchesi

The popularity of the photo prompted Marchesi to have it printed as a postcard, the first batch of which quickly sold out. Thirty years later, several thousand copies of the postcard are still sold each year to The Campus Bookstore and University Images.

As for the legendary End of Earth sign itself? After being retrieved from the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office, the sign was hung in the home of the Alpha Kappa Psi fraternity (now Theta Kappa Psi), of which Marchesi was a member. According to Michigan Tech Magazine, the sign has remained there to this day – a point of pride for those who live there, just as the sign’s enduring image remains an emblem for many who have made this location their home.

Read the full story of the End of Earth sign online here at Michigan Tech Magazine.

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims on Behalf of Ebang International Holdings Inc Investors https://bellowingark.org/shareholder-alert-pomerantz-law-firm-investigates-claims-on-behalf-of-ebang-international-holdings-inc-investors/ https://bellowingark.org/shareholder-alert-pomerantz-law-firm-investigates-claims-on-behalf-of-ebang-international-holdings-inc-investors/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:37:27 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/shareholder-alert-pomerantz-law-firm-investigates-claims-on-behalf-of-ebang-international-holdings-inc-investors/ NEW YORK, April 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Ebang International Holdings Inc. (“EBON” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: EBON). These investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby To [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 7980. The investigation aims to determine whether Ebang and any of its […]]]>

NEW YORK, April 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Ebang International Holdings Inc. (“EBON” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: EBON). These investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby To [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 7980.

The investigation aims to determine whether Ebang and any of its officers and / or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other illegal business practices.

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At April 6, 2021, Hindenburg Research (“Hindenburg”) published a report on Ebang, alleging that the company used the proceeds of recent stock offerings to funnel money to insiders and “dubious counterparties.” According to the Hindenburg report, Ebang raised $ 21 million in november 2020, asserting that the revenues would be allocated “mainly to development”. The Hindenburg report alleges that $ 21 million had in fact been instructed to repay loans between related parties to a relative of the President and CEO of the Company Dong Hu. The Hindenburg report also noted that EBang’s previous efforts to go public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange failed due to widespread media coverage of its relationship with Yindou, a huge Chinese peer-to-peer lending program. peer who defrauded 20,000 individual investors in 2018, with $ 655 million “disappear[ing] in the air.”

On this news, Ebang’s stock price fell $ 0.82 per share or 12.91% per cent to close at $ 5.53 per share on April 6, 2021.

The Pomerantz firm, with offices in new York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Paris is recognized as one of the leading firms in the areas of corporate law, securities and antitrust litigation. Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class actions bar, the Pomerantz law firm was a pioneer in the field of class actions in securities. Today, more than 80 years later, Pomerantz continues the tradition it established, fighting for the rights of victims of securities fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and professional misconduct. The firm has recovered numerous multi-million dollar damages on behalf of the members of the group. See www.pomerantzlaw.com.

CONTACT:
Robert S. Willoughby
Pomerantz srl
[email protected]
888-476-6529 ext 7980

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JPMorgan cuts loan reserves on recovery hopes https://bellowingark.org/jpmorgan-cuts-loan-reserves-on-recovery-hopes/ https://bellowingark.org/jpmorgan-cuts-loan-reserves-on-recovery-hopes/#respond Thu, 08 Apr 2021 02:37:05 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/jpmorgan-cuts-loan-reserves-on-recovery-hopes/ By Anirban Sen and David Henry (Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as it released some of the money it had accumulated against loan losses caused by coronaviruses, although the bank warned that loan demand is likely to remain sluggish this year. For most of last year, Main Street […]]]>

By Anirban Sen and David Henry

(Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as it released some of the money it had accumulated against loan losses caused by coronaviruses, although the bank warned that loan demand is likely to remain sluggish this year.

For most of last year, Main Street lenders grappled with the economic fallout from the pandemic, setting aside tens of billions of dollars to cover potential defaults by struggling businesses and households.

But rapid vaccine deployments and nearly $ 2 trillion in stimulus have raised hopes of a recovery from one of the worst downturns in decades, prompting banks to start unwinding some of their debt. massive reserves for loan losses.

“You will have a better economy in the second semester [of the year] because we have the vaccine coming, we have fiscal stimulus and people have saved a lot of money, ”JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said.

“There will be a lot of pent-up demand and hopefully optimism as we go through this mess. By this summer you could have a very healthy economy.”

JPMorgan CFO Jennifer Piepszak said the bank had the capacity to repurchase up to $ 4.5 billion in shares in the first quarter, in line with regulatory limits based on income from capital cuts.

The pandemic also caused a fall in short and long-term interest rates that hurt interest income, but the Wall Street branches of the biggest banks took advantage of volatility in global financial markets, the rush towards stock quotes and emergency business fundraising.

JPMorgan’s net income rose 42% to $ 12.1 billion, or $ 3.79 per share, in the quarter ended Dec.31. Revenue rose 3% to $ 30.2 billion. During the quarter, it freed up $ 2.9 billion in credit reserves, adding 72 cents to earnings per share.

Excluding reserves, the bank reported net income of $ 9.9 billion, or $ 3.07 per share, which was well above the Wall Street average estimate of $ 2.62 per share, according to Refinitiv.

About 70% of JPMorgan’s pace came from reserve builds and much of the benefits were already built into its action, said Glenn Schorr, Evercore ISI analyst.

Analysts called the results strong, given low interest rates and business challenges during the pandemic. “These are strong results and the economic outlook is improving,” Schorr wrote in a note to clients.

In the last quarter, JPMorgan’s numbers were also boosted by continued strength in its trading and investment banking units.

The investment bank’s revenues jumped 37% to $ 2.5 billion, thanks to higher advisory fees on all of its products. Trading revenues increased 20% to $ 5.9 billion.

Looking ahead, JPMorgan said in a slide presentation to analysts that it expects its non-interest spending to increase in 2021 to around $ 68 billion from $ 65.5 billion because She invests an additional $ 1.5 billion in her business and spends an additional $ 900 million on her technology.

The spending plan continues JPMorgan’s practice of using its financial clout as America’s largest bank to grow its business and gain market share from other lenders as it struggles to push back its non-bank competitors.

ATTENTION NOTE

Still, JPMorgan chief Dimon warned of “significant near-term uncertainty” and said the withdrawal from reserves did not represent “core or recurring profits,” while other senior executives have said. warned that comparisons with 2020 would be “difficult”, due to record market performance during the year.

Shares of JPMorgan, Citigroup Inc and Wells Fargo & Co, which had seen a strong rally on the earnings outlook, were all lower early in the session even as they posted better-than-expected earnings.

The Federal Reserve’s near-zero interest rates led to a record reduction in net interest margins in 2020 – the difference between what banks charge for loans and what they pay depositors.

JPMorgan’s net interest income fell 7% to $ 13.4 billion.

Interest indicators are closely watched by investors to show how much central bank policies affect income and how well banks manage their balance sheets.

The bank’s other reporting lines held up well during the quarter. Three of JPMorgan’s four business units recorded higher revenues, with the personal and corporate banking unit dropping 8%.

Trading income surged as the bank took advantage of volatile financial markets as investors reassessed their portfolios at year-end.

(Reporting by Anirban Sen in Bengaluru and David Henry in New York; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)

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Pet food recall: Sportmix dog and cat food recall after at least 28 dogs died, 8 became ill https://bellowingark.org/pet-food-recall-sportmix-dog-and-cat-food-recall-after-at-least-28-dogs-died-8-became-ill/ https://bellowingark.org/pet-food-recall-sportmix-dog-and-cat-food-recall-after-at-least-28-dogs-died-8-became-ill/#respond Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:17:44 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/pet-food-recall-sportmix-dog-and-cat-food-recall-after-at-least-28-dogs-died-8-became-ill/ A nationally sold online pet food brand has been recalled by the FDA after a number of dogs became ill or died. Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc., has issued a voluntary recall of a number of Sportmix dog and cat food products. Testing of the food indicated that there were levels of aflatoxin that exceeded acceptable […]]]>

A nationally sold online pet food brand has been recalled by the FDA after a number of dogs became ill or died.

Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc., has issued a voluntary recall of a number of Sportmix dog and cat food products. Testing of the food indicated that there were levels of aflatoxin that exceeded acceptable limits.

Some of these products have been distributed nationally to online distributors and retail stores.

At least 28 dogs have died and eight more have fallen ill after eating products made by Midwestern Pet Food Inc., according to ABC 27 News.

Some of the symptoms of aflatoxin poisoning include sluggishness, loss of appetite, vomiting, jaundice (yellowish tinge of the eyes, gums, or skin due to liver damage), or diarrhea.

“Do not give the recalled products to your pets or any other animal,” says the recall. “Destroy products so that children, pets and wildlife cannot access them. Wash and sanitize pet food storage bowls, cups, and containers.

The list of recalled products from Midwestern Pet Food, Inc. is shown below:

  • Sportmix Energy Plus (50 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/02/22/05 / L2
  • Sportmix Energy Plus (50 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/02/22/05 / L3
  • Sportmix Energy Plus (50 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/03/22/05 / L2
  • Sportmix Energy Plus (44 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/02/22/05 / L3
  • Sportmix Premium High Energy (50 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/03/22/05 / L3
  • Sportmix Premium High Energy (44 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/03/22/05 / L3
  • Sportmix Original Cat (31 lb bag) | Batch code: Exp 03/03/22/05 / L3
  • Sportmix Original Cat (15 lb bag) | Lot code: Exp. 03/03/22/05 / L2
  • Sportmix Original Cat (15 lb bag) | Lot code: Exp. 03/03/22/05 / L3

Lot code information can be found on the back of the bag. It appears as a three-line code with the top line in the format: “EXP 03/03/22/05 / L # / B ### / HH: MM. “

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Lukashenko asks for Putin’s help in trying to survive mass protests | European news https://bellowingark.org/lukashenko-asks-for-putins-help-in-trying-to-survive-mass-protests-european-news/ https://bellowingark.org/lukashenko-asks-for-putins-help-in-trying-to-survive-mass-protests-european-news/#respond Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:17:42 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/lukashenko-asks-for-putins-help-in-trying-to-survive-mass-protests-european-news/ The Russian leader accepts a $ 1.5 billion loan with Minsk and says the Belarus crisis must be resolved without foreign interference. Russia has agreed to a $ 1.5 billion loan with Minsk, President Vladimir Putin said in talks with Monday. Alexander Lukashenko, the Belarussian leader under siege, adding that the Belarusian people should resolve […]]]>

The Russian leader accepts a $ 1.5 billion loan with Minsk and says the Belarus crisis must be resolved without foreign interference.

Russia has agreed to a $ 1.5 billion loan with Minsk, President Vladimir Putin said in talks with Monday. Alexander Lukashenko, the Belarussian leader under siege, adding that the Belarusian people should resolve the crisis without foreign interference.

Putin, in comments broadcast on television about the talks in Sochi in Russia, said he believed a Lukashenko proposal for constitutional reform was logical and timely.

Lukashenko arrived in Sochi to meet with Putin on Monday, as protests continued across Belarus to demand an end to his rule following the disputed August 9 elections.

His plane landed in the The Black Sea region a day after police arrested 774 people in anti-government rallies across the country, including 500 in the capital, Minsk, the Belarusian interior ministry said. AAt least 100,000 protesters flooded the streets of Minsk on Sunday.

The meeting, in which Lukashenko thanked Putin for his support, marked the first face-to-face between the leaders since the contested elections in Belarus.

Putin congratulated Lukashenko on his victory at the time, but then described the vote as not ideal. The Russian president’s actions so far suggest that he has no desire to see the leader of a neighboring ex-Soviet country overthrown by pressure from the streets – although Lukashenko has often proved to be a thorny ally and hard.

Protests, some with violence, have gripped the country for five weeks since the vote, with anti-Kremlin placards seen at some rallies

“I am concerned about Russia’s intentions to assert its interests here. We have to be friends with Russia, but it is not good that neighboring countries are involved in our internal problems, ”said a protester at Sunday’s rally.

Katsiaryna Shmatsina of the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies told Al Jazeera: “Lukashenko this month exhausted all the tools he used in previous years that were used for large-scale oppression against people. People would be beaten and detained, which would reduce protests. This time it doesn’t work.

On Monday, the UN Rights Council agreed to hold an emergency debate on reports of violence at the hands of the authorities during the protests.

Lukashenko, 65, gave an interview last week to Russian journalists, including Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of the Kremlin-controlled RT channel, in which he warned that if his government falls, “Russia will be next. “.

Lukashenko, who led the Eastern European nation of 9.5 million people with an iron fist since 1994, has previously accused the West of staging protests in Belarus in the hope of making it a “bridgehead against Russia.”

Al Jazeera’s step Vaessen, reporting from Minsk, said: “Lukashenko left Belarus for the first time since the start of the political crisis and his negotiating position did not improve after this mass rally on Sunday. He was hoping to keep the numbers low to show President Putin that he had everything under control, which clearly did not work.

“He needs more support from President Putin than ever before. And Putin is ready to support him because Putin really wants to prevent Belarus from falling into the hands of the West and possibly NATO. But this support will come at a price. “

Belarusian opposition politician Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, currently in Lithuania, Putin warned against signing any agreement with Lukashenko.

“She said she was sorry that Putin had a dialogue with a usurper and not with the Belarusian people,” said Vaessen.

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Condor leaves financial protection as a ‘healthy’ airline https://bellowingark.org/condor-leaves-financial-protection-as-a-healthy-airline/ https://bellowingark.org/condor-leaves-financial-protection-as-a-healthy-airline/#respond Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:17:39 +0000 https://bellowingark.org/condor-leaves-financial-protection-as-a-healthy-airline/ After more than a year of uncertainty, government bailout funding and a canceled Polish takeover, German leisure operator Condor has finally emerged from financial protection proceedings. Its administrator affirms that the carrier is now in “pole position” for the resumption of tourism. German leisure haulier Condor has announced its exit from protection proceedings. Photo: Getty […]]]>

After more than a year of uncertainty, government bailout funding and a canceled Polish takeover, German leisure operator Condor has finally emerged from financial protection proceedings. Its administrator affirms that the carrier is now in “pole position” for the resumption of tourism.

German leisure haulier Condor has announced its exit from protection proceedings. Photo: Getty Images

On December 1, German leisure haulier Condor announced that it had successfully exited the “protective shield procedure” and is now considered a healthy business. Around 4,200 jobs are now saved until at least December 2021.

This concludes a restructuring process lasting more than 13 months following the liquidation of the parent company of Condor, charter specialist Thomas Cook, in September 2019.

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14 intense months

The year was marked by substantial cost reduction and efficiency measures, government loans and collective agreements with unions. In addition, he held a potential purchase by the owners of Polish flag carrier LOT, PGL, which failed in April. Given the circumstances, PGL was apparently unwilling to part with the 300 million euros ($ 359 million) it would have cost them to take over Condor.

However, it looks like the transporter will survive even without its potential rescuer. Professor Lucas Flöther, the Administrator of the Condor’s Protective Shield Procedure, said the following in a statement seen by Simple Flying,

“Following the successful restructuring, Condor is now much lighter and more efficient. The airline is in pole position as soon as tourism resumes. Condor is thus the first company in this industry to have undergone a protective shielding procedure with such success. All parties involved did everything possible to save the business. The whole process was first class teamwork.

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According to administrators, Condor is in pole position for a tourism restart. Photo: Getty Images

Worth it for a new chapter in airline history

Ralf Teckentrup, CEO of Condor, said the company is now leaving behind the most difficult period in its history. (Hopefully more airlines will be able to say the same soon.) He further said that this was the start of a “new chapter” and that customers and partners could continue to rely on the airline company.

“I want to thank all of our supporters and companions, politicians and partners who have continued to trust us over the past 14 months. And also the Condorians deserve our greatest thanks and appreciation for their perseverance and commitment. It was worth it: today our future as a healthy company begins ”, Mr. Reckenrup said in a statement.

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Condor has also filed for Chapter 15 protection in the United States. Photo: Düsseldorf Airport

Since the United States is an important market for Condor, the carrier has also filed a Chapter 15 petition under the United States Bankruptcy Code. This will ensure that the provisions of the German restructuring procedure are recognized and binding on the other side of the Atlantic as well as in the domestic market.

Optimistic summer outlook

While Condor serves the vast majority of its destinations from Germany, it has decided to park two A320s in Zurich for the summer of 2021. According to Aviation Week Network, the airline plans to operate at 75% of its capacity. pre-crisis for the season, pending an infrastructure of vaccines and rapid tests.

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