Medtech Holdings Limited (MMDZ.zw) listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Pharmaceuticals sector has released it’s 2014 interim results for the half year.For more information about Medtech Holdings Limited (MMDZ.zw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Medtech Holdings Limited (MMDZ.zw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Medtech Holdings Limited (MMDZ.zw) 2014 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileMedTech Holdings is a manufacturing, retail, distribution and services company in Zimbabwe. The company operates in three market segments; fast-moving consumer goods, medical supplies and manufacturing of light industrial products. The FMCG division manufactures and markets personal care products, and the medical division produces pharmaceutical products for the wholesale distribution to retail pharmacies. It also supplies products for laboratories and services education and healthcare institutions. MedTech has retail outlets in Harare and Bulawayo, and a manufacturing plant the produces petroleum jelly and glycerin, health, beauty and personal hygiene products and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products for the local Zimbabwe market aswell as for export to Mozambique and Zambia through its subsidiary Baines Imaging Group. MedTech Holdings Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GUARAN.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2017 abridged results.For more information about Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GUARAN.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GUARAN.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GUARAN.ng) 2017 abridged results.Company ProfileGuaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) is a leading financial services institution in Nigeria with business operations in Cote D’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and the United Kingdom. The company provides banking products and services for the retail, commercial and corporate banking sectors. GTBank has received numerous accolades in recognition of excellent service, delivery, innovation, corporate social responsibility and good corporate governance include ‘The Best Banking Group by World Finance Magazine’ and ‘The Most Innovative African Bank by The African Banker Magazine’ in 2016/2017. GTBank’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Guaranty Trust Bank is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange
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Reply UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 From CNN Daphne Caruana Galizia, one of Malta’s best known investigative journalists, was killed after a powerful blast blew up her car, local media reported Monday. While police would confirm only that the explosion had taken place, Malta Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said based on preliminary evidence, indications are that Caruana Galizia was killed in the explosion. According to local media, Caruana Galizia was reportedly killed soon after leaving her home in Bidnija, close to Mosta. Caruana Galizia, 53, was highlighted by politics website Politico as one of 28 individuals who would have a major impact on Europe in 2017 after her work in exposing corruption within Malta’s political scene. Politico described her as “a one-woman WikiLeaks, crusading against untransparency and corruption in Malta.” In a statement issued in the aftermath of the explosion, Muscat called the incident “barbaric” and said it “goes against civilization and dignity.”“I condemn, without reservations this barbaric attack on a person and on the freedom of expression in our country,” he said in a statement.“Everyone is aware that Ms. Caruana Galizia was one of my harshest critics, politically and personally, as she was for others, too.“However, I can never use, in any way this fact to justify, in any possible way, this barbaric act that goes against civilization and all dignity.” Galizia was the 27th journalist to die on the job in 2017. She was also widely admired in Europe for her investigative reporting.On Twitter, Antonio Tajani, president of the European Parliament, said Caruana Galizia was a “tragic example” of a journalist who had “sacrificed her life to seek out the truth.”In a statement, Gerard Ryle, director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists,called upon the Maltese authorities to “investigate the murder and bring the perpetrators to justice.” close dialog An ambulance is parked along the road where a car bomb exploded, killing investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Mama Mia Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Please enter your comment! Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 1 COMMENT Daphne Caruana Galizia was one of Malta’s most respected investigative journalists.Her popular blog, “Running Commentary,” was one of the most influential within Maltese politics and was a leading factor in Muscat calling early elections four months ago after she alleged that the Prime Minister and his wife were linked to the Panama Papers scandal. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your name here Daphne Caruana Galizia dies in Malta Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It was Caruana Galizia’s story on alleged corruption that led to Muscat calling an early election in June — a vote which he won easily.Caruana Galizia alleged that Muscat’s wife, Michelle, was the owner of a company in Panama and that vast sums of money had been transferred between the company and bank accounts in Azerbaijan.Both Muscat and his wife denied the allegations.In her final blog post, which was uploaded on Monday just 30 minutes before the explosion, Caruana Galizia took aim at opposition lawmakers and labeled the current political situation as “desperate.”Caruana Galizia had enjoyed a successful career in journalism, working for several of the major titles in Malta. The couple denied the allegations, rejecting accusations they had used secret offshore bank accounts to hide payments from the ruling family of Azerbaijan. Police and forensic experts inspect the wreckage of a car bomb believed to have killed journalist and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia. You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here October 17, 2017 at 7:54 pm TAGSDaphne Caruana Galizia Previous article5 Easy DIY Halloween CostumesNext articleMeriweather returns to Apopka and the people he loves Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR I first assumed that maybe it was ISIS who was responsible, but after reading the article, it seems more related to the lady journalist’s stance against exposing the corruption of its leaders there, possibly. This goes on all the time in Mexico, when the news journalists there expose the corrupt politicians, and then the next thing you know, the journalists are murdered or reported missing, and can’t be found. A very dangerous job now days, more than people realize. Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter
Please enter your comment! Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter If you ask the young people of Apopka, education is the silver bullet to overcome violence.The Apopka Community Task Force on Violence met last night at The John Bridges Center. Its focus was a young perspective. A group of high school students, college students and 20-somethings met, broke into groups, and delivered authentic and surprising remarks.The first group to present their thoughts believes that only 20-30% of students care about their education, while 20% of teachers aren’t fully engaged.If this is the case, September Porras believes that income plays a role.“The wealth in a community funnels into a school system,” said Porras, a recent graduate of Apopka High School. “Winter Park is a richer community than Apopka. Because of this there are more programs and opportunities at Winter Park High School.”Both groups agreed that while there may be a “One Apopka” attitude, it is still the southside that needs the most attention.“Apopka is divided and that needs to be recognized, said Briana Ciccarino who is a volunteer at Americorps and The Hope Community Center. “Most of the crime is in South Apopka.”The group’s belief is that the high crime rate is due to stereotypes engrained in the minds of society. They returned to the theme of better education as being the best way to overcome this stigma.Co-chairman Rod Love appreciated the focus group’s opinions.“The information we got tonight is invaluable,”he said. “This is the type of candid input we need to deliver the help and resources the community needs.”The Task Force is about halfway through its 90-day term to collect information and then issue recommendations to the City of Apopka and Orange County officials.nIt was formed in April in response to the increase in violence in the Apopka community.Their next event will be on July 14th at The John Bridges Center. It is entitled: A Community Listening Group. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Please enter your name here TAGSApopka Community Task Force on violence Previous articleSport Clips Haircuts: It’s Good to be a Guy in ApopkaNext articleEntrepreneurship in Apopka: Norelia Cleaning Services Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Anatomy of Fear
“COPY” Projects ArchDaily Save this picture!© Jordi Miralles+ 29 Share Architects: Cañas Arquitectos Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” Indios Desnudos House / Cañas Arquitectos Costa Rica ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/873030/indios-desnudos-house-canas-arquitectos Clipboard CopyHouses•Península Papagayo, Costa Rica Indios Desnudos House / Cañas ArquitectosSave this projectSaveIndios Desnudos House / Cañas Arquitectos Year: 2014 Houses Manufacturers: Aimeé UriarteLighting:Cañas ArquitectosInterior Design:Emily ListerConstruction:ConstructomStructural Design:Ricardo SolanoArchitects In Charge:Victor Cañas, Andrés Cañas, Ricardo Chaves, Sara ArayaLandscape:Randolph WatpoolCity:Península PapagayoCountry:Costa RicaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Ricardo ChavesRecommended ProductsWindowsLibartVertical Retracting Doors & WindowsDoorsStudcoAccess Panels – AccessDorWindowsJansenWindows – Janisol PrimoDoorsdormakabaEntrance Doors – Revolving Door 4000 SeriesText description provided by the architects. In the Papagayo peninsula, placed on the tip of an seaward pointing, and slightly downward sloping ridge of a peninsular shaped lot, with forest on both sides ( one a natural reserve), is the house named Indios Desnudos.Save this picture!Site PlanIt is named after some of the most characteristic trees on the lot, indio desnudo (naked indian) they make up a focal point of the house, especially in the main living area.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesA house is designed to enjoy outdoor living and the views. Because of this, it is designed to be comfortable without the (optional) use of air conditioning. The internal spaces are integrated with the exteriors, which makes being in the interior feels like being outside.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesAll living spaces have a view of the sea or the forest reserve. It has its main access via a lobby from which you can see the social area and the view to the sea. From here you can use the wooden boardwalk-like walkways that hover above scattered river stones that make up the two axes of circulation that structure the floor plan, or use the stairs to get to the two main bedrooms via bridges.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesThe main double-height space contains living room, dining room and kitchen and opens with large windows towards the pool terrace and towards the Forest Reserve where one of several Indios Desnudos is framed. The window opens with sliding doors erasing any barrier between the interior and the terrace.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesThe pool merges with a water/terrace/ mirror that surrounds an outside living room in its entirety. It is located below the master bedroom and framed by a set of diagonal columns. This shaded “island” is the pivot of the social area, located in a strategic place near the kitchen and receives the sea breezes and enjoys magnificent views of both the forest and the sea.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesThrough the main bridge on second floor which crosses the double height of the social space, you reach the master bedroom, which enjoys the same view and breezes as the island. The second bedroom upstairs is reached by a secondary bridge that runs parallel to the same space from which you can also enjoy views to the sea.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesThe ground floor bedrooms overlook the forest reserve. They are reached via another of the wooden walkways that ends in family room, named by the owner the “monkey room”. From this small cosy space, this walkway crosses a narrow skylit space of variable height, that opens to the double height social area on one side and on the other, towards the forest that is reflected in the mirror of water. It continues outside and passes next to the main terrace and the outdoor terrace ”island”, and ends on a balcony that is projected over the treetops towards the sea and sunset.It is a journey rich in sensations produced by the diversity of spaces, by the quality of light, and by differences in heights, scales and views.Save this picture!© Jordi MirallesIndios Desnudos is, in short, a house designed to live abroad enjoying the breeze of the sea, the sun, the sea views and a forest full of tropical and wild flora and fauna.Save this picture!© Ricardo ChavesProject gallerySee allShow lessHelsinki Airport to Be Transformed with Undulating Roof and Public LandscapeUnbuilt ProjectA Simple Guide to Using the ADA Standards for Accessible Design GuidelinesArticles Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/873030/indios-desnudos-house-canas-arquitectos Clipboard Photographs: Jordi Miralles, Ricardo Chaves Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Photographs CopyAbout this officeCañas ArquitectosOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassSteel#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesPenínsula PapagayoCosta RicaPublished on June 06, 2017Cite: “Indios Desnudos House / Cañas Arquitectos” 06 Jun 2017. 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Related Articles Home / Daily Dose / Building a Common Ground Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago July 14, 2017 1,289 Views Share Save The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago NAHB OSB Softwood Lumber 2017-07-14 Joey Pizzolato in Daily Dose, Featured, Headlines, News Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Previous: Tip of the Iceberg Next: Mortgage Credit: Gaining Ground About Author: Joey Pizzolato Sign up for DS News Daily Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Building a Common Ground The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Print This Post The price of building materials can’t seem to find a common ground, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), which compiled the prices of softwood lumber, oriented strand board (OSB), gypsum, and ready-mix concrete in a recent June release.Softwood lumber prices dropped 3 percent, according to the Producer Price index. This is the first time in seven months that the price of softwood lumber fell, and is the largest drop in percentage points since September 2016.One interesting thing about this, reports the NAHB, is that it doesn’t match up with their own data on softwood lumber prices, which showed a drop in price of approximately 1 percent. They attribute this anomaly to two factors: the time between different reports in PPI data, and the different goods included in the specific index.Further, the NAHB’s reported decline is consistent with the Random Lengths Lumber Composite Price (FLCP), which fell 1.3%. They report that if the trend continues, July’s PPI report will correct itself and show an increase in prices.Oriented strand board fell by a marginal amount—0.4 percent. It was the first time since OSB fell in price since December 2016, when they dropped 0.5 percent. The price index, however, on a year-over-year margin, remains 20.9 percent higher, and has risen 15.2 percent from the beginning of 2017 to the end of May.Gypsum prices, conversely, have increased 1.3 percent after making a small decline a month prior, where they fell 0.2 percent and have since stabilized. Gypsum prices have fluctuated as much as 10 points.The seasonally-adjusted price of ready-mix concrete also increased in June by 0.4 percent, which is in line with its average since 2000, during which time prices increased by 0.3 percent in almost every month.The economy-wide PPI saw some movement in June (0.1 percent) after staying stagnant a month prior. Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Joey Pizzolato is the Online Editor of DS News and MReport. He is a graduate of Spalding University, where he holds a holds an MFA in Writing as well as DePaul University, where he received a B.A. in English. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in a variety of print and online journals and magazines. To contact Pizzolato, email [email protected] Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Tagged with: NAHB OSB Softwood Lumber Subscribe
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Corri Haus, committee chair of Cub Scout Pack 34, having the kids help place flags Saturday teaches them to respect their communities. They also placed flags at a cemetery in Newfield last week. One of the organizers Saturday and member of Tompkins County Probation, Bill Apgar said it was a great opportunity for the youth cub scouts to get a chance to serve the community. Also with family who served in the military, Apgar said, “It’s just something we should do.” The group Saturday was one of several that made sure all cemeteries in Tompkins County had flags place by veterans’ graves ahead of Memorial Day. Services and parades are planned across the county to honor the people who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. The VFW supplied flags and equipment, but because they didn’t have enough people to make it to all the cemeteries, groups like Cub Scout Pack 34 in Newfield stepped in to help. Kelsey O’Connor ITHACA, N.Y. — On Saturday, a group of community members came together to honor the men and women who served in the military by making sure every veteran buried in Calvary Cemetery in Ithaca had a flag by their grave site. The group was a mix of cub scouts and girl scouts from Newfield, members of Tompkins County Probation, Cornell Police and others. By the dozens of flags planted along the rows of the cemetery after the kids worked their way through, it was clear how many men and women buried there served in the military. Calvary Cemetery, located on Five Mile Drive in Ithaca, and was originally purchased in 1915. Some people buried there were born as early as the mid-1800s. Memorial Day 2019: Parades, ceremonies and events in Tompkins County For anyone in the Newfield or Enfield area interested in learning more about the cub scouts, Cub Scout Pack 34 is holding a recruitment and information night at 6 p.m. Monday, June 3, in the Newfield Elementary School cafeteria. For more information, visit bpcouncil.org. View photos from Saturday’s flag placing below. All photo by Managing Editor Kelsey O’Connor. “It shows reverence and respect to the fallen heroes that have served our country,” Haus said. Kelsey O’Connor is the managing editor for the Ithaca Voice. Questions? Story tips? Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @bykelseyoconnor. More by Kelsey O’Connor Tagged: cub scouts, Memorial Day, Newfield, service A handful of cub scouts from Cub Scout Pack 34 in Newfield, and a couple of girl scouts met up with Apgar and other members of the community at about 10 a.m. Saturday to get started. After a quick demonstration, they fanned out with their parents and cub scout leaders to find graves that needed flags. As the kids would plant the flags, they would pause to read the names and salute them as they placed the flag into the ground.