Slow rise in mortgage lending

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CSK land CK Birla Group building material firm as sponsor

first_img Cricket by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeE! OnlineTLC’s So Freaking Cheap Takes Penny-Pinching to the ExtremeE! OnlinePhotoStickHow To Back Up All Your Old Photos In SecondsPhotoStick247 Sports50 Best College Football Players Of All Time247 Sports“We thought this would be the ideal proposal.. excite our branding,” CEO and MD Dhirup Roy Choudhary has said about partnering with CSK. “The brand recall, loyalty, followers of our products are quite symbolic to what CSK has… we believe we are a champion as well.”Chennai Super Kings have got their three-star players back during the IPL player retention exercise in Mumbai last week. The India Cements-owned franchisee has acquired their skipper and face of the team Mahendra Singh Dhoni for a ₹15 crore deal. Suresh Raina (for ₹11 crore) and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja are also back with CSK.“We are there as a product, we want to now come up in developing the brand of HIL as a company,” said Choudhary said, adding the company has signed a two-year contract with CSK. The IPL season, he said, syncs well with the peak demand period for roofing solutions and as new capacities, with an investment of ₹130 crore, for UPVC and CPVC pipes and fittings in Surat and Faridabad come on stream.HIL is confident of the popularity of CSK and players such as Dhoni, Raina, and Jadeja to help it connect with new customers and grow association with the 6,500-strong dealer network. He hinted at a series of commercials and events on the cards involving star players for dealers, retailers, plumbers, and employees.On the financial aspect of the sponsorship, Choudhary said, “It is a reasonably good expenditure… it’s an investment for future growth.” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR F1 French GP 2021 Live: Max Verstappen to take pole position, Lewis Hamilton second Chennai Super Kings gearing up for their Indian Premier League return have opened their sponsorship account for the 2018 season by scoring a deal with CK Birla Group’s building material firm HIL Limited. The Birla Aerocon, Charminar and Fortune brands owner company has inked a two-year deal with the CSK.The Hyderabad-based floor tile to asbestos sheet company will be making its IPL debut with the Chennai Super Kings. The firm, famous for its Charminar asbestos sheets brand, last year has launched a pipes and fittings plant in Gujarat. HIL has decided to take the cricket route for wider reach to its targeted consumers. By Kunal Dhyani – January 9, 2018 TAGSChennai Super KingsCK Birla GroupCSKCSK SPOSORHIL LIMITEDIPL SHARE Cricket Previous articleDeepika Padukone may replace Shraddha in Saina biopic: ReportNext articleSerie A fixes domestic TV rights base price at $675.4 m Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. WTC final LIVE broadcast: ICC’s mega broadcast plan, India vs New Zealand live streaming starts today in 195 countries Cricket PSL Latest Points Table: Lahore Qalandars lose playoff berth, Islamabad United tops leaderboard Cricket Sports BusinessBrandsCricketLatest Sports NewsNewsSport Formula 1 ENG W vs IND W Test: Sneh Rana, Shafali Verma shine as one-off Test ends in draw ICC WTC Final, Ind vs NZ Day 3: Can India survive the Kyle Jamieson storm in Southampton? Cricket WTC Final Day 2 Stumps: Brilliant Virat Kohli & Ajinkya Rahane saves the day for India as bad light stops play 33 overs early Cricket Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter WI vs SA 2nd Test Day 2 Stumps: West Indies bowled out for 149 runs in 1st innings, SA lead by 149 runs PSL 2021, KAR beats QUE: Karachi Kings defeats Quetta Gladiators to keep playoffs berth alive CSK land CK Birla Group building material firm as sponsor YourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredDefinitionTime Was Not Kind To These 28 CelebritiesDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredPost FunThese Twins Were Named “Most Beautiful In The World,” Wait Until You See Them TodayPost Fun|SponsoredSponsoredDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny|SponsoredSponsoredMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStory|SponsoredSponsoredDefinitionWhat ‘Harry Potter’ Characters Were Actually Supposed To Look LikeDefinition|SponsoredSponsored Cricket Cricket Facebook Twitter PSL 2021 ISL beat MUL: Mohd Wasim Jr, Shadab Khan shine as Islamabad United defeats Multan Sultans by 4 wickets Cricket Virat Kohli completes 10 years in Test Cricket: 10 things you should know about India skipper- check out last_img read more

IPL 2021 LIVE Streaming for free: Best Website LINKS to watch…

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There is the Disney+ Hotstar VIP pack which costs Rs 399 per year while the Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription is priced at Rs 1,499 per year.The Disney+ Hotstar VIP pack includes Live sports including the IPL 2021 cricket streaming as well as the Premier League football and Formula 1, as well as Multiplex blockbusters, Disney+ content dubbed in Hindi, Indian TV shows and Hotstar Specials.LINKIPL 2021: Best Website LINKS to watch IPL LIVE SRH vs MI Streaming in India, Check LinkDisney + Hotstar (VIP Pack)The higher-spec Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription includes all that the Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription offers, plus Disney+ Original shows as well as American TV shows and movies. The Disney+ Hotstar service is available on the web as well as apps for a variety of platforms including Android, iOS, iPadOS, Android TV and Apple TV.IPL 2021: Best Website LINKS to watch IPL SRH vs MI LIVE Streaming in India, Check Link2. 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Mauritius Cosmetics Limited ( Q32017 Interim Report

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Is this FTSE 100 stock a sensible long-term investment for me?

first_img Kirsteen Mackay | Friday, 26th February, 2021 | More on: BRBY Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares See all posts by Kirsteen Mackay FTSE 100 fashion house Burberry (LSE:BRBY) has been around for 165 years. It has a loyal following and appeals to new customers too. The pandemic has thrown it a curveball though, and it’s been dealing with store closures, travel restrictions, reduced revenues, job cuts and a multitude of unforeseen issues. So how does its investment case look now that the vaccine rollout is underway?Beating the FTSE 100 to recoveryWhen the pandemic hit, it decimated its revenues because two key areas of sales are airports and Asia. Both of these were immediately closed. However, China is showing strong signs of recovery and international travel is tentatively resuming. The Burberry share price has been rising in response too.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Like most public companies, Burberry’s also focusing on sustainability, addressing climate change and embracing the shift to a digital future. But it earned brownie points in the eyes of the ESG funds when it offered a factory to make PPE for the NHS.All these incremental issues influence the Burberry share price. But as a long-term investor, I have to step back and look at the bigger picture. And I find what I see reassuring. 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This makes it difficult for luxury brands to fight for fair market share. However, this week Burberry won a small victory when granted a preliminary injunction against the owner of the Chinese copycat chain Baneberry. What makes this significant is that the trial is still underway, so it sends the message that China wants to improve its reputation for quality.This can only be good news for Burberry as it looks to expand its reach in Asia. Demand for luxury fashion from Chinese consumers is growing. And Asian economies appear to be emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic to a rapid recovery. I think this presents a good investment case for Burberry.Burberry appears to be in touch with younger generations. And it’s on the ball with social media marketing. In its Q3 results, mainland China saw strong double-digit growth, while overall comparable store sales fell 9%.Analyst consensus seems to be that Burberry is a stock worth holding. If I owned shares in this FTSE 100 star, I’d be hanging in there.However, I think it’s expensive, its high P/E reflects a high level of optimism, when caution should be paramount. The fashion sector is notoriously fickle, and what’s working now may not in a few months’ time. A rapid rise in inflation would be bad for Burberry, as consumers will have less cash for luxuries. Plus, a slow return to global tourism could shatter sales growth forecasts.With so many unknowns, I’m not tempted to buy shares in Burberry today. Is this FTSE 100 stock a sensible long-term investment for me? Are you looking to add growth stocks to your Stocks and Shares ISA? Let us help you… Enter Your Email Address FREE REPORT: Why this £5 stock could be set to surgelast_img read more

Wales equal wins record after beating Italy

first_imgLATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Alan Wyn Jones made his 50th appearance for Wales in the Six Nations. Try time: Josh Adams crosses the line against Italy (Getty Images) Their 26-15 victory over Italy in the Six Nations was far from sparkling, but Wales have now won 11 Test matches in a row His first cap in the tournament came in a loss to Ireland, in Cardiff, in 2007. He has a win percentage of 63% in this competition. He will be relishing the game against England in two weeks.Follow Rugby World on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Italy drew on the try count after getting two score of their own, battering over with Braam Steyn in the first half and darting in to score with Edoardo Padovani out wide in the second. After the match Warren Gatland said that the Italians deserved huge credit for their performance, particularly in defence.There was one other little landmark. Wales equal wins record after beating ItalyWhen you’re hot, you’re hot. Wales’ 26-15 victory over Italy in the second round the 2019 Six Nations means that they have equalled their record for consecutive Test wins, 11.It was hardly sparkling stuff and for the second week in a row the Welsh failed to net a try bonus. However the got the win, and finished Saturday night top of the Six Nations table.The last time Wales won 11 Tests in a row was between 1907 and 1910. But Wales can go one better if they defeat England at the Principality Stadium in round three. The Welsh haven’t beaten England since the 2015 World Cup, but they do have momentum and will look forward to returning home, after two wins on the road.Wales scored one sensational try through centre Owen Watkin – who won the race to score off of Gareth Anscombe’s sensational kick – and another through Worcester wing Josh Adams. They also had potential tries chalked off by the TMO after captain Jonathan Davies slid in but knocked on and then flanker Thomas Young dotted down after receiving a forward pass.But they only had 12 points to show for their first-half efforts, coming from four Dan Biggar penalties.last_img read more

Coffee With a Cop Takes on New Meaning Tomorrow

first_img LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply The Anatomy of Fear Please enter your comment! McDonald’s and the Apopka Police Department  have held two previous Coffee With a Cop events this year.  One in January and the second in April. McKinley considered both events successes.“I am extremely pleased with the community’s turnout for the Coffee with a Cop events,” he said. “These are great opportunities for the public to meet Apopka Police officers in a social and casual environment. I have received a lot of positive feedback from not only the public, but members of the department.”Coffee With a Cop  is a nationwide initiative by police departments to get to know the public in a more neutral and less adversarial setting. In Apopka, that neutral non-adversarial setting is McDonald’s. McKinley sees these events as a chance to listen to the community.“We plan on continuing this event every couple of months and look forward to the community’s participation. We understand policing is not possible without input and involvement from the citizens. I want to take advantage of every opportunity for members of the public to build a positive relationship with members of the department. We can’t do this job without them. We live in this community, too; the citizens’ concerns are our concerns.I invite all members of the community to stop by to meet with us on Saturday to have a cup of coffee, talk about those issues affecting our community, and get to know us by first name.” TAGSApopka Police DepartmentChief Michael McKinleyCoffee With a Cop Previous articleBreaking News: 11 Dallas Police Officers Shot Last NightNext articleMega Millions Jackpot Reaches $540 Million Dale Fenwick RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Coffee with a Cop events are intended to provide a casual social environment where citizens and police officers can get to know each other.  In the aftermath of the shooting of 11 law enforcement officers in Dallas last night, tomorrow’s event in Apopka takes on greater significance and purpose.Apopkans can not only come and get to know Apopka Police Officers, but we can also show the community’s support for those who protect us every day.Apopka’s next Coffee With a Cop event will be this Saturday at the Main Street McDonald’s in Apopka from 8:30 – 10:00 AM. Chief Michael McKinley, the Apopka Police Department and McDonald’s will again be the hosts. Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 McKinley made this statement in reference to the Dallas shootings last night: “We are all saddened by the horrific events that occurred in Dallas. The men and women of the Apopka Police Department appreciate the tremendous support we receive from our community. The Apopka Police Department is holding the next “Coffee with a Cop” tomorrow morning from 8:30 – 10:00 at the McDonald’s on Main Street. In response to the community’s desire to hold a moment of remembrance and prayer for the victims of the Dallas Police Department, as well as recognize the members of the Apopka Police Department, at 9:00 a.m. we will take a moment to pray. I encourage everyone to stop by and meet members of the Apopka Police Department and join us in this moment of fellowship.” Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitterlast_img read more

Nicaragua expels US-Austrian freelance journalist

first_imgIn an aggressive online campaign of threats and intimidation, mostly waged by President Daniel Ortega’s supporters, Goette-Luciak was accused of working for the CIA, providing armed groups with material assistance and directly supporting the opposition. Nearly half of UN member countries have obstructed coronavirus coverage NicaraguaAmericas Condemning abusesProtecting journalists Freedom of expression Gruesome death threats against Nicaraguan exile journalist Organisation RSF and PEN urge Nicaraguan legislators to reject “foreign agents” bill Reporters Without Borders (RSF) ARTICLE 19, Front Line Defenders and Freedom of the Press Foundation have issued a joint release condemning the harassment of Carl David Goette-Luciak, a freelance journalist with US and Austrian dual nationality who was finally expelled from Nicaragua on 1 October after being hounded and threatened for months. Follow the news on Nicaragua Related documents nicaragua_immediately_investigate_death_threatsn_and_doxxing_against_journalist_carl_david_goette-luciak_1.pdfPDF – 34.61 KB RSF_en News The joint release by Article 19, Front Line Defenders, Freedom of the Press Foundation and RSF can be read in English here. News Based for the past three years in Nicaragua, where he was reporting for several international media outlets including the British daily The Guardian, Carl David Goette-Luciak was targeted because of his coverage of the Nicaraguan political crisis that began in April. NicaraguaAmericas Condemning abusesProtecting journalists Freedom of expression center_img He was forced to go into hiding after his home address was posted on social networks and calls were made for him to be murdered. The Nicaragua police finally arrested and expelled him on 1 October. He is now in the United States. “The scale and the violence of the intimidation campaign against the journalist Carl David Goette-Luciak and his arbitrary expulsion from Nicaragua are both unacceptable and disturbing,” said Emmanuel Colombié, the head of RSF’s Latin America desk. “The methods used by President Ortega and his supporters to censor independent media pose a major threat to press freedom in Nicaragua.” The Ortega government’s authoritarian excesses are making it very dangerous and complicated for independent and international media to work in Nicaragua. Reporters covering the political crisis and the street protests are exposed to threats, persecution and arbitrary arrest, and to being the targets of intimidation campaigns on social networks. September 29, 2020 Find out more Help by sharing this information October 3, 2018 – Updated on October 4, 2018 Nicaragua expels US-Austrian freelance journalist Source- La Prensa to go further Receive email alerts News News July 29, 2020 Find out more June 29, 2020 Find out morelast_img read more

Miniso Japan to Open First U.S. Store in Pasadena

first_imgHome of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Business News Miniso Japan to Open First U.S. Store in Pasadena From STAFF REPORTS Published on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 | 3:06 pm Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Subscribe Make a comment Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Darrel Done BusinessVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes 15 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Herbeauty10 Sea Salt Scrubs You Can Make YourselfHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Reasons Why The Lost Kilos Are Regained AgainHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Of The Most Notorious Female Spies In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautycenter_img First Heatwave Expected Next Week More Cool Stuff Top of the News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Business News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS A Miniso Japan store in Singapore.MINISO Japan will open its first United States store in Pasadena with a grand opening celebration scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 21-22, 2017, at 101 West Colorado Boulevard.The Japanese retailer plans to open its inaugural U.S. store on Friday afternoon, with a ribbon cutting at 1:00PM, followed by grand opening weekend celebration through Saturday, April 22, 2017, featuring a DJ, balloons and giveaways on both days.Established in September 2013, Miniso is a Japanese variety store that sells a range of stylish lifestyle products. Founded by Miyake Junya, chief designer and Ye Guofu, chief executive officer, MINISO applies the fast fashion concept to deliver designer-quality products, offering customers a shopping experience on par with luxury lifestyle brands, at affordable prices. Miniso products—cosmetics, home furnishings, electronics accessories and more—typically retail between $1.99-$20.From gardens to automobiles and origami, Japan is known for its unique design aesthetic, which can be characterized as elegant, intuitive and clever. Inspired by forward-thinking fashion and industrial design principles, Miniso creates gadgets that are both useful and beautiful to display. Miniso sources materials from around the world. More than 80 percent of the retailer’s products are designed and developed in countries known for innovation: Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and China. The company launches new products every seven days, carving a niche for itself as a leader in the fiercely competitive value store sector.As an industry disruptor, Miniso combines fashion, lifestyle and low prices to create an entertaining shopping experience designed to delight customers at every visit. Miniso attributes its rapid growth to a combination of thoughtfully designed, quality products and a unique shopping experience with broad appeal, especially among savvy millennial shoppers.On average, Miniso opens 80 to 100 stores monthly and is anticipated to open 6,000 stores worldwide by 2020, with global revenues of $9 billion (USD). The company has signed agreements in more than 40 countries and regions, including the U.S., Canada, Russia, Singapore, Dubai, Korea, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Macao.About MINISOMINISO is a global retail leader that is upending the high-quality, low-cost industry. With more than 1,800 stores around the world and sales revenue of 10B RMB ($1.5B USD) in 2016, Miniso appeals strongly to Millennials, who are both price conscious and sophisticated shoppers. Aesthetics and intelligent design are built into Miniso products, making them intuitive to use. More than 80 percent of the retailer’s products are designed and developed in Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and China, countries known for innovation. Not just a brand, MINISO seeks to enrich the lives of its customers by offering a range of products at reasonable prices. For more information, please visit read more

Roadblocks Ahead for Credit Union Legislation

first_img Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago in Daily Dose, Featured, Government, Headlines, News Tagged with: H.R. 3736 NAFCU Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago About Author: Joey Pizzolato Share Save Sign up for DS News Daily Previous: Bringing Fintech to the Forefront Next: A New Beginning for FHA With Brian Montgomery at the Helm Home / Daily Dose / Roadblocks Ahead for Credit Union Legislation Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago  Print This Post Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Related Articles Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days agocenter_img Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Roadblocks Ahead for Credit Union Legislation 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] The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU), with the support of Representative Bill Posey (R-Florida) and Denny Heck (D-Washington) reintroduced a bill that would require the National Credit Union Association (NCUA) to initiate a study on capital requirements for credit unions before finalizing the final risk-based capital (RCB) rule that is scheduled to go into effect on the first of January 2019.Regulatory burdens and costs associated with the NCUA ruling are one of the primary concerns of the RCB rule, according to the NACU.”NAFCU thanks Reps. Posey and Heck for reintroducing this important legislation that would help ensure that the NCUA, credit unions, Congress and others fully understand and comprehend the impacts this rule making will have on the industry,” said NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler. “Requiring further study of this rule will only benefit the credit union industry and ensure a fair and appropriate risk-based capital system is put into place.”The Risk Based Capital Study Act—officially designated H.R. 3736, would require the study to examine the following criteria: the agencies authority to issue a two-tier proposal, the ways in which RBC compares to banking requirements, the impact on credit unions capital cushions, and an explanation on the ways risks are weighted by the agency.If passed, the bill would delay the RBC rule 120 until after the report is reviewed by Congress, and allow greater capital resources for credit unions.You can read the full press release by the NAFCU here. The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Subscribe H.R. 3736 NAFCU 2017-09-12 Joey Pizzolato September 12, 2017 1,238 Views last_img read more