“It is unfortunate that their pressure, yet again, stood in the way of this administration enforcing the laws on the books,” said a statement from Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform. “The president needs to reaffirm his commitment to implementing immigration policies that serve the interests of the American people given how quickly he threw in the towel on this matter.” … [Read more...] about U.S. Government Backs Off from Deporting Online-Only Foreign College Students
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On July 10, staff decided to strike, and nearby roads were clogged with cars, while vehicles honked their horns at Pride flag signs that read: "Say her name, Angela Martinez Gómez, a trans woman died after exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 at work." … [Read more...] about Burger King manager ‘kept transgender employee with coronavirus symptoms working and blamed death on transition meds’
In a victory for universities and foreign students, President Donald Trump's administration has dropped its order to deny visa status to those taking only online cases because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Federal Judge Allison Burroughs said on Tuesday that the government agreed to rescind the rule that would have required foreign students on F-1 or M-1 visas to leave the US or transfer to another university if they cannot take at least some in-person courses. Those staying on could have faced deportation. The judge made the announcement about the government backtracking during an emergency hearing asked by the two institutions that was held by teleconference and lasted only a few minutes. The Trump administration's order issued last week reversed another issued in March that permitted students to take all their courses online because of the national COVID-19 emergency -- which still continues. Mumbai: Critical cases fall, thanks to testing, early treatment; 250 ICU beds vacant … [Read more...] about Victory for foreign students, Donald Trump administration drops visa ban for online-only students
He further noted that Vietnam should consider the capability to absorb the capital wave. Industrial parks in the country should be at ready to meet investors’ demand. Besides the facilities construction, It is also important to develop high-quality workforce and skilled foreign workers in order to prepare a huge personel for new FDI projects. … [Read more...] about Focusing on technology transfer in attracting new wave of FDI capital
MUMBAI: The consumer demand for gold in the country is expected to remain subdued in the second half of 2020 amid business and income disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a report.The report, however, said that financial packages to support the economy and good monsoon may help soften the negative impact of economic blow due to the pandemic."In the second half, we expect consumer demand to remain soft due to reduced economic activity, concerns about increasing unemployment and income erosion. However, additional economic packages from the government and a forecasted positive monsoon season could help soften the negative impact of an economic deceleration," said the World Gold Council (WGC) in the 'Gold Mid-Year Outlook 2020: Recovery Paths and Impact on Performance' report.The Indian economy slowed to an 11-year low of 3.1 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 and in order to stimulate the economy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut interest rates by a cumulative … [Read more...] about Consumer demand for gold may remain soft in H2 this year on Covid-19 impact: WGC report
Two more days to go for ETCFO to open the grand Leadership Summit, 2020 scheduled on July 17. India’s frequently changing regulatory, business landscape is a concern for CFOs. There is some unpredictability associated with taxation, new reforms, policy and technological advancement. India has recently witnessed a wave of reforms — some were long-pending, some out of necessity, and some in response to the black swan event of Coronavirus pandemic. This evolving paradigm change has always kept the CFO on her toes. So, to think ahead and gear up for the future, ETCFO Leadership Summit, 2020 brings to you detailed and thought-provoking discussions amongst speakers who bring with them experience, expertise and wisdom. The agenda is crafted to address more strategic, decision-making and operational challenges of a CFO.Snapshot of what to expectKeynote Address: Foreseeable Future: Winning the Covid-19 War.TV Mohandas Pai, (former CFO Infosys) Chairman, 3one4 Capital and Manipal … [Read more...] about ETCFO Leadership Summit: How are CFOs looking at the foreseeable future?