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Re-defining 'racial equity' may increase donations for it

Though last year's racial justice protests unleashed an avalanche of donations for minority causes, the philanthropic community remains divided about which donations should be counted as advancing rac...

Notices In Terms of Section 155 of The Companies Act 71 of 2008 Relating to Steinhoff International Holdings Proprietary Limited ("the Company")

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - EQS Newswire - 13 September 2021 - Capitalised terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meaning ascribed thereto in the compromise that has been proposed...

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V.: Notices in Terms of Section 155 of The Companies Act 71 of 2008 Relating to Steinhoff International Holdings Proprietary Limited ("the Company")

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - EQS Newswire - 11 August 2021 - Capitalised terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meaning ascribed thereto in the compromise that has been proposed by...

Paraguay university rectifies name error after reminder from Taiwan's foreign ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (Aug. 10) said it had corrected a mislabeling incident regarding Taiwan that occurred in Paraguay, a diplomatic ally. ...

St. Jude hits donation milestone to fight childhood cancer

NEW YORK (AP) — For St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, even the sky is no longer the limit. At a time when similar institutions face fundraising shortfalls as donors have shifted...

Donations for racial equity have surged. But by how much?

More than a year after the police killing of George Floyd and the avalanche of donations toward racial equity initiatives that followed, the actual gift amounts and their destinations remain largely u...

In Argentina, pandemic exacts a heavy toll on tango culture

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a huge ballroom in a Buenos Aires basement, the tables are stacked. On the orchestra stage, the piano lid is closed near unplugged speakers and billboard images of ta...

5 Southeast Asian countries to consider procuring Taiwan’s COVID vaccines: Report

Update: 2021/6/15 22:30 1st Publication: 2021/6/15 18:25 TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At least five Southeast Asian countries are reaching out to Taiwanese vaccine makers about potential collabora...

Taiwanese COVID vaccine developer to conduct clinical trials in Paraguay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Medigen Vaccine Biologics Corporation (MVC) will conduct clinical trials for its COVID-19 vaccine in Taiwan’s diplomatic ally Paraguay, reports said Tuesday (June 15...

Mexican band Los Bukis to reunite for 1st tour in 25 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Mexican band Los Bukis are reuniting for a concert tour that will bring them together for the first time in 25 years. Five of its members — Marco Antonio Solis...

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V.: Notice of the Availability of the Second Addendum to the Proposal and the Amended Proposal

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - EQS Newswire - 23 March 2021 - Further to the notice released on 16 February 2021 pursuant to which (i) a Proposal, (ii) a first addendum to and amendment of the Proposa...

Column: Suarez makes historical mark for himself, NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bubba Wallace is the face of NASCAR diversity. Daniel Suarez plays an equally important role. His road to NASCAR first stopped in upstate New York in the dead...

Devuelven anillo robado a Menem; sospechoso no aparece

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — El emblemático anillo del expresidente argentino Carlos Menem, que le fue sustraído dos meses antes de fallecer, fue entregado el viernes a la policía por familiares de un enfermer...

Bosnia: Refugee aid groups under pressure

Jasmina Husidic does not pause much for niceties. She stops the car, jumps out, says a quick hello and disappears in a supermarket. She doesn't have much time on this gray, rainy day in February i...

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V.: Notice of the Availability of A s155 Proposal

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - EQS Newswire - 16 February 2021 - Notice is hereby given to inter alia certain creditors ("Scheme Creditors") of Steinhoff International Holdings Proprietary Limited ("the...