A Holiday Gift That Can Help Save Lives

A severely malnourished infant in Sierra Leone has just received a Christmas present, and it will save his life. The little girl was given a peanut paste called Plumpy’Nut. This “magic food” saves children from potentially fatal malnutrition. Navyn Salem, the director of the nonprofit Edesia, brought Plumpy’Nut on his …

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Investar (NASDAQ: ISTR) raised to “hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Investor (NASDAQ: ISTR) has been improved by Zacks investment research from a “strong sell” note to a “keep” note in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Investar Holding Corporation is a banking holding company for Investar Bank. It offers a range of commercial …

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Nanotextiles incorporated with insect repellent

A new breakthrough in creating mosquito repellent textiles has been reported in a study published in the journal Materials Chemistry and Physics. Study: Synthesis of polymeric particles with insect repellent for potential application on textile substrates. Image Credit: nechaevkon / Shutterstock.com High performance liquid chromatography confirmed encapsulation of IR3535®, proving …

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Humanitarian aid in Syria remains vital – Syrian Arab Republic

Taking stock of the year that has passed this week, UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen painted a grim picture, noting that the suffering of the Syrian people had worsened. Germany is one of the main donor countries for humanitarian aid to Syria. Two in three people in Syria …

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Fourth direct update of the dunning check: COLA 2022 benefits, health insurance, child tax credit …

As federal direct payments to households expire, cities move forward The covid-19 pandemic brought back a concept that was rejected in the 1990s, give money to those who need it, without any strings attached. The United States sent out three rounds of stimulus checks and set up a monthly basic …

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Comerica Incorporated – Consensus Says Potential 12.2% Increase

Comerica Incorporated found using ticker (CMA) now have 23 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus indicates a rating of “Hold”. The range between the high target price and the low target price is between 123 and 78 by calculating the average target price that we see 93.93. With the stock’s …

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Japan and New Zealand are contributing to relief efforts; UNICEF deploys emergency supplies │ GMA News Online

Japan and New Zealand have contributed to efforts to provide humanitarian assistance to victims of Typhoon Odette, which devastated communities in the Visayas and Mindanao. In a statement, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said it is sending generators, camping tents, sleeping pads, portable water cans and tarpaulins or plastic …

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Malawi: National Bank’s 12 days of Christmas touch lives

The nation’s bank, the National Bank of Malawi (NBM) plc, donated 11 million crowns worth of items to various institutions as part of a Christmas awareness program dubbed “12 Days of Christmas”. Reproduced on the famous Christmas carol, 12 Days of Christmas began on December 6 and will run until …

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American Families Fear Hunger After Child Tax Credit Expires | Top news

By Moira Warburton and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Phone calls to the nonprofit Yvonka Hall health care organization in northeast Ohio from families begging for help to feed their children began in March 2020 and did not ‘slowed down only when an expanded child tax credit went into effect …

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Fidelity National Information Services: What’s the Next Step to Buy Now, Pay Later?

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) is one of the many technological innovations that have grown in popularity in recent years, especially during the tough economic times brought on by the pandemic. While the idea of ​​this technology is not particularly new, its growing popularity with financial institutions, merchants and consumers …

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