What Justifies China's Zero-COVID Policy
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What Justifies China’s Zero-COVID Policy

Zhang Jun, SHANGHAI – A tough decision to lockdown Shanghai, China’s largest city, shocked the world. After six weeks, and despite a sharp decline in infections, Shanghai’s lockdown has imposed enormous costs on the city and its residents. Given that the Omicron variant has a low mortality rate among the vaccinated, and much of the rest of […]

First Lady Expressed Gratitude as She Laid Foundation Stone
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First Lady Expressed Gratitude as She Laid Foundation Stone

Makerere University Kampala 17/5/2022. First Lady and the Minister of Education and Sports, Mrs. Janet Museveni, expressed her joy and appreciation to God when laying the foundation stone for the reconstruction of the Makerere main administration building and the other projects underway that will enhance the institution’s prestige as a centre for higher learning and excellence. […]

Amber Group April Recap 2022
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Amber Group April Recap 2022

Amber Group Invests in The First Fractionalized NFT on Tier 1 Exchange and Other Q1, 2022 Updates Leading crypto assets platform, Amber Group, has been hard at work in Q1 2022 with recent updates showing the scale of adoption, investment, and participation within the digital and crypto asset space from the company. One of Amber […]

Janet Museveni Today Commissions the Iconic Bell Tower Reconstruction
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Janet Museveni Today Commissions the Iconic Bell Tower Reconstruction

Nearly two years after the close to the 100-year-old iconic bell tower of the Makerere university administrative building was engulfed in flames and caused widespread public despair, First Lady Janet Museveni will today officially commission the works for its reconstruction and other projects. For decades, any mention of the ‘Ivory Tower’ has been synonymous with […]

Amber Group Announces Q3 2022 Launch Of Openverse
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Amber Group Announces Q3 2022 Launch Of Openverse

Gateway Into The Metaverse  SINGAPORE, 11 May 2022 — Amber Group, the leading global digital asset platform, today announced its entry into the metaverse with the launch of Openverse, a Web3 enablement platform for creators, brands and businesses. A culmination of Amber Group’s multi-disciplinary expertise in digital architecture and blockchain-native infrastructure, Openverse serves as a […]

To Fight Inflation, Fight Protectionism
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To Fight Inflation, Fight Protectionism

Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, NEW HAVEN – One of the main goals that US President Joe Biden has set for his administration is to empower American workers and the country’s middle class. Many believe that globalization (along with several other factors) contributed to stagnating real wages, rising inequality, and the sense that American workers have lost […]

The Great Inflation Trade-Off
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The Great Inflation Trade-Off

Hippolyte Fofack, CAIRO – On May 4, the United States Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by half a percentage point in an aggressive attempt to curb surging US annual inflation, which currently stands at a four-decade high of 8.3%. And eurozone inflation reached a record 7.5% year on year in April, according to preliminary estimates. These sharp, sizeable […]