EPA Enemy of Agriculture

first_img By Gary Truitt – Aug 28, 2014 SHARE Nebraska Governor Dave HeinemanNebraska Governor Dave Heineman said early this week the Environmental Protection Agency is the “enemy of agriculture.  Heineman said the federal government under the Obama Admiration has been overly aggressive with regulation in general, according to the Lincoln Journal Star.  A recent series of proposals, from farm dust to consideration of lowering blending requirements under the Renewable Fuels Standard, has striated agriculture’s relationship with the EPA.Currently, the EPA’s proposal regarding the RFS sits in the White House office of Budget and Management.  The Waters of the US proposal, the latest in the series of disagreements with the EPA, is in a comment period until October 10th.  SHARE Facebook Twitter EPA Enemy of Agriculture Home Indiana Agriculture News EPA Enemy of Agriculture Facebook Twitter Previous articleMorning OutlookNext articleClosing Comments Gary Truittlast_img read more

Many journalists prevented from freely covering presidential election

first_imgNews Help by sharing this information RSF at the Belarusian border: “The terrorist is the one who jails journalists and intimidates the public” “We welcome opening of criminal investigation in Lithuania in response to our complaint against Lukashenko” RSF says News Russian media boss drops the pretence and defends Belarus crackdown March 4, 2008 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Many journalists prevented from freely covering presidential election “The incidents that occurred during the election are indicative of the nervousness that the authorities feel towards independent journalists,” the organisation said. News Follow the news on Belarus News to go further May 27, 2021 Find out more BelarusEurope – Central Asia May 28, 2021 Find out more June 2, 2021 Find out more Organisation читать на русскомReporters Without Borders condemns the press freedom violations that took place during Russia’s presidential election on 2 March. “The incidents that occurred during the election are indicative of the nervousness that the authorities feel towards independent journalists,” the organisation said.In South Sakhalin, reporter Pavel Abakumov of the weekly Yuzhno Sakhalinsk Tvoya Gazeta was attacked by an army lieutenant when he tried to verify whether any electoral fraud was taking place.Photographer Evgeni Ivanov was accused of “resisting the authorities” and “failing to register” when he refused to stop taking photos in a polling station in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk. In St. Petersburg, reporter Tamara Rozunkova of Grajdanskiy Golos was detained by a militia unit for being in a polling station without “official authorisation.” Her newspaper is produced by Golos, an NGO that was monitoring the election.Although his papers and permits were in order, another Grajdanskiy Golos reporter was refused access to a polling station in Chelyabinsk and was told to remain at least 50 metres away from the entrance. He was arrested when governor Piotr Sumin arrived but was soon released as he had committed no offence. He nonetheless continued to be denied entry to the polling station.Reporter Anton Nazarov of Vpered, a local daily based in the Moscow suburb of Ximki, was attacked by militiamen as he left a polling station with a ballot in his hand. He had done this after being told by the electoral commission that it would not be a problem.In Moscow and in the Astrakhan region, journalists were told to keep more than 50 metres away from polling stations and were prevented by the security forces from interviewing voters. A journalist with the London-based Daily Telegraph was unable to interview voters in the Moscow district of Sokol. RSF_en Receive email alerts BelarusEurope – Central Asia last_img read more

Dell money must not be eaten in administration

first_imgTwitter Previous article‘Yes’ to rate drop and ‘no’ to service chargesNext articleDeath of missionary priest, Father Aengus Finucane admin A MEETING to discuss the administration of the recently announced 15 million euro payment for redundant Dell workers, has been arranged by the Labour MEP for Munster, Alan Kelly.The meeting will also include officials from the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up He said the purpose is to examine how exactly the fund will be administered and to clarify the benefits it will bring to the former plant workers.“It is hoped that Dell workers can be represented on any committee that is administering the fund and it is important to remember that the money is not yet cleared by the European Parliament and the Council, but I expect it to be and will be lobbying to ensure it is,” he said.Emphasising that the money must be used for the benefit of the workers in areas of retraining and re-education, the MEP cautioned against it being “eaten up in administration”.Commenting on the importance of the fund for the Mid West region, Mr Kelly said the region is currently on its knees and it is vital to make the very most of every single cent from the fund. NewsLocal NewsDell money must not be eaten in administrationBy admin – October 8, 2009 727 Advertisement WhatsAppcenter_img Linkedin Print Email Facebooklast_img read more

Betsson hires Richard Scott as Head of Global Trading

first_img StumbleUpon Related Articles Ricahrd ScottStockholm-listed European sports betting operator Betsson AB has confirmed the appointment of Richard Scott as its new Head of Global Trading. Scott joins the multi-brand operator from UK betting firm Gala Coral, where he held the position of Head of Football Trading for Coral’s sports betting division (2013-2017).Updating the market, Betsson HR detailed that Scott would be officially joining its operations by the end of the month, and will report directly to former Coral colleague Nick Maurice who acts as Betsson Group Trading Director.Issuing a short statement on the appointment of Scott, Nick Maurice commented on the hire“I’m delighted to be working with Richard once again and to be welcoming him to the trading team at Betsson. We’ve invested a lot in our sportsbook over the past year, and that includes investing in the right people.”This week, Betsson governance posted its full-year 2016 trading update, in which the company detailed corporate growth despite being impacted by severe European currency fluctuations and unfriendly football results in Q4 2016.Betsson governance detailed that following a turbulent 2016 for its sports betting division, it would aim to recover its position by strengthening its multi-brand strategy across regulated European markets. Share Betsson outrides pandemic challenges as regulatory dramas loom July 21, 2020 GiG lauds its ‘B2B makeover’ delivering Q2 growth August 11, 2020 Share Andy McCue returns to betting with Betsson AB June 22, 2020 Submitlast_img read more