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Covid 19 Delta outbreak: ‘Unacceptable’ to react aggressively to vaccine pass requests – Retail NZ

By RNZ People need to hold their tempers and expect queues in some places, with relaxed Covid-19 restrictions likely to bring shoppers out in droves, Retail NZ chief executive Greg Harford said. The new traffic light system came into effect yesterday, and it has allowed cafes and other Auckland shops to properly open for the […]

Business

Finance Watch: A new era in wealth management beckons

SINGAPORE – One of the biggest challenges – and opportunities – facing the wealth management industry, especially in Asia, is the transfer of inter-generational wealth. As the first-generation creators of wealth reach retirement age, they are starting to restructure their asset holdings. This will add complexity to the wealth management marketplace, says Bank of Singapore […]

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Denver and much of the metro area now in “extreme drought”

Denver alongside parts of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Jefferson and Weld counties are now all considered to be in an extreme drought, according to fresh data from the National Drought Mitigation Center. The center, based out of the University of Nebraska Lincoln, updated Colorado’s drought map this week to indicate that much of the state […]

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Trump faces flurry of investigations on top of Jan. 6 insurrection probe

NEW YORK — As Donald Trump’s lawyers try to block the White House from releasing records to the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, the former president faces a flurry of other investigations that could come to a head in the coming weeks and the new year. That includes two major state criminal […]

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Harry and Meghan ‘to appear in second Spotify podcast for Xmas’, expert claims

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to release a Spotify podcast reflecting on their year in time for the festive season, a royal commentator has claimed. Harry and Meghan signed up to a deal with streaming giants Spotify after departing from royal duties last year. But with only one 'Holiday Special' podcast episode under […]

Politics

Marine Le Pen welcomed as ‘state woman’ in EU trip as battle against Macron ramps up

Marine Le Pen 'challenger' discussed by Dr Niall McCrae We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The National Rally leader will meet […]

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Bexley by-election results in full: What the results mean for Labour and the Conservatives

Bexley by-election: Tory MP Louie French wins seat We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Old Bexley and Sidcup held a by-election […]

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Claire Trevett: How nervous should PM Jacinda Ardern be about National’s leader Chris Luxon?

OPINION: Summer – and Auckland’s release from strict lockdowns – could not have come at a better time for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. That is partly because it came at the same time as Christopher Luxon. On a day on the campaign trail last year, the Herald watched Luxon strut his stuff at street corner […]

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Abiye Adamu arrested as suspect in Denver sexual assault and kidnapping case.

A man has been arrested as a suspect in a Denver sex-assault case, and investigators are looking at similar incidents in which victims were forced or lured into a car. Abiye Adamu, 31, was arrested on Tuesday and is being held for investigation of sexual assault and kidnapping connected to a Sunday  incident, Denver police […]