The Bible Museum must return another artifact to Iraq …… | News and reports

Another ancient document sparks controversy for the Bible Museum after federal prosecutor files complaint Claim that a six by five inch tablet of clay was stolen in Iraq. The Eastern New York City Attorney’s Office said Hobby Lobby legally purchased the Gilgamesh Dream tablet for $ 1.6 million to loan …

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City of South Bend to receive $ 7.7 million for small business loans

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – The US Economic Development Administration is allocating South Bend $ 7.7 million for a new revolving loan fund to provide loans to small businesses affected by the pandemic. This award is part of the $ 16 million allocated to cities in Indiana. “This EDA award is …

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Philly craft breweries look to PPP and innovation to continue during pandemic

This story has been edited to note that although PPP records indicated that Yards was keeping 128 employees, the brewery has been able to bring back 108 so far. The Attic Brewery was open for eight weeks before the owners had to close their bar. Originally planning to prioritize on-site …

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Some pandemic protections for consumers could become permanent

Consumer complaints to federal and state agencies have exploded this year, fueled by a global crisis that has strained millions of Americans financially and disrupted the normal operations of thousands of businesses. Now, state lawmakers and consumer advocates across the country are pushing for permanent protections to fill the gaps …

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European Banking Authority publishes document on crowdfunding, money laundering and terrorist financing risk

the European banking authority published a document dealing with the fight against money laundering (AML) and the financing of terrorism (CFT) in terms of crowdfunding. The guidelines for crowdfunding platforms are included in the final report “on customer due diligence and the factors that credit and financial institutions should take …

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10 best spa gift baskets of 2021 for pampering yourself – WWD

All products and services presented are independently selected by the editors. However, WWD may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. If find the perfect Valentine’s day gift turns out to be a challenge, give your …

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Hong Kong Monetary Authority orders banks to extend repayment holiday for small businesses until October

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), the city’s de facto central bank, has asked all banks to extend a six-month loan repayment holiday for small businesses. Banks must allow 120,000 qualified borrowing firms – firms with annual turnover of less than HK $ 800 million (US $ 103 million) and …

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Democrats launch investigation into $ 765 million Kodak loan

“Businesses and individuals receiving federal funds in response to the coronavirus crisis must obey the law and not engage in abusive practices,” they said in the letter to Continenza. “DFC’s decision to grant this loan to Kodak despite your company’s lack of pharmaceutical experience and the windfall you and other …

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ECB skeptics reject green loan proposal despite Lagarde’s interest

A push for a European Central Bank green lending program to help tackle climate change has sparked skepticism despite interest from President Christine Lagarde. Policymakers, including board member Isabel Schnabel and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, oppose a proposal by the Positive Money campaign group to give banks long-term loans to …

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VIDEO: Attorney General Moody Raises Over $ 260 Million Through Ongoing Efforts To Protect Florida Consumers

Attorney General Ashley Moody press release VIDEO: Attorney General Moody Raises Over $ 260 Million Through Ongoing Efforts To Protect Florida Consumers TALLAHASSEE, Florida — Attorney General Ashley Moody’s efforts to protect Floridians and hold scammers accountable continue this week as Florida recognizes National Consumer Protection Week. Since 2019, Attorney …

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