INVITATIONS: The Hill Virtually Live hosts events as the new administration gets underway: TODAY at 11:30 a.m.: “Relief to Recovery: What’s Next for Small Business?” The discussion features Sen. Ben CardinBenjamin (Ben) Louis CardinOn The Money: GOP digs in on defending Trump tax cuts | Democrats bullish on raising minimum wage | Financial sector braces for Biden's consumer bureau pick The Hill's Morning Report - Biden argues for legislative patience, urgent action amid crisis The Hill's Morning Report - Biden: Focus on vaccine, virus, travel MORE (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, and Rep. Blaine LuetkemeyerWilliam (Blaine) Blaine LuetkemeyerOn The Money: GOP digs in on defending Trump tax cuts | Democrats bullish on raising minimum wage | Financial sector braces for Biden's consumer bureau pick The Hill's Morning Report - Biden argues for legislative patience, urgent action amid crisis The Hill's Morning Report - Biden: … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure?
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BOSTON: With Covid-19 digitizing schools and colleges all over the world, the education sector has taken an inevitable hit. In an effort to help students tackle the financial aspect of the difficulties of Covid-19, a few corporations have partaken in remarkable CSR initiatives. iSchoolConnect - a US and India-based AI-powered company that helps students study abroad - launched an annual scholarship worth USD 10,000 to help students get quality education overseas. Another example of an organization with a marvelous initiative is Byju's. The company, noticing a lack of technological equipment for education, launched a CSR initiative as a part of 'Education for All' to encourage digital learning. Their campaign, which is a people-driven movement, urges citizens to donate their smartphones, which would be refurbished and powered with Byju's content before being distributed to children with no access to education. The plan is to reach as many children as possible, specifically in remote … [Read more...] about iSchoolConnect launches CSR initiative for education
Everyone must work together toward this goal: The Small Business Administration can work to streamline government lending processes and unbundle large contracts; the Department of Commerce can do more to include Black-owned businesses in international trade missions; the Export-Import Bank, which assists in facilitating US exports of goods and services, can expand its outreach and financing to Black-owned companies wishing to sell and export their products around the world. … [Read more...] about Black business owners are facing ruin. They need help now
“Section 11. Governing Board of the Commission (1) There is established a Governing Board (the “Board of the Commission”) which shall be responsible for the policy and general administration of the Commission. (2) The Board of the Commission shall consist of the following members – (a) one non-executive chairman; (b) two non-executive commissioners (one of which shall represent Labour); (c) the chief executive of the Commission (the “Commission Chief Executive”); (d) two other executive commissioners who are responsible for Finance and Accounts and Exploration and Acreage Management; (e) one representative of the Authority not below the rank of a director; (f) one representative of the Ministry not below the rank of director; and (g) one representative of the Ministry of Finance not below the rank of a director (h) one representative of Labour of cognate qualification). … [Read more...] about PIB: Reps to pass bill into law in April – Gbajabiamila
“It is important that we all, whether we participant or we do not participate, we are all fully engage because the outcome of this particular bill will determine a lot of things because it is the foundation upon which our economy, the foundation upon which the so much talked about diversification of the economy will be made, because for you to diversify your economy, you have to invest money, and for you to invest money, the resources you would use to invest and develop your economy, as it is in Nigeria for now, comes from the petroleum industry. … [Read more...] about How PIB’ll promote economic growth, ensure transparency in oil, gas sector — Minister, NNPC, FIRS