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Dubai rolls out new initiatives for creatives wanting to launch a business - all in 7 minutes

Gulf News 06 Dec 2021
"We seek to enhance the cultural and creative business environment in Dubai as well as to support talents, whether citizens or residents, and work to attract more creatives from around the world," said Hala Badri, Director-General of Dubai Culture ... * Intelaq licence, which is available to independent UAE and GCC citizens.

Don’t play dirty populist politics with taxation, please!

Ghana Web 06 Dec 2021
How do fellow Ghanaians understand the factual saying that, “Every successful country in the world was built through the sweat and the blood of its citizens?” Is it not by the active physical, intellectual and financial participation of its citizenry? ... Ghanaians are generally noted for wanting everything free.

PPP honors its 2020 parliamentary candidates

Ghana Web 06 Dec 2021
The party is calling on all its members and the general public to participate fully in all the events that will take place so that the constitution will be amended for the citizens to draw the benefits of democratic practice.

Sudanese opposition call for millions to march against coup

The New Arab 06 Dec 2021
On Sunday night demonstrations took place in several neighbourhoods of Khartoum to urge citizens to take part in Monday's protest. Sudan's top general, Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, dissolved the country's transitional government on 25 October and detained its civilian leaders before declaring a state of emergency.

Thailand detects first potential case of Omicron variant

Metro USA 06 Dec 2021
citizen who had traveled to Thailand from Spain at the end of November, Supakit Sirilak, the ...


The Himalayan 06 Dec 2021
... abroad from the next general election.

Operators of private commercial vehicles on strike

Graphic 06 Dec 2021
At a press conference, the General Secretary of the GPRTU, Mr Godfred Abulbire, said there had been an unending surge in the pump prices of petroleum products in Ghana in recent months ... Some passengers who also spoke to Graphic Online want the government to pay heed to the needs and demands of the drivers and citizens in general ... I'm returning home".

Pune: PCMC not to hike property tax rates in 2022-23 financial year

Indian Express 06 Dec 2021
The civic budget is generally presented in the month of February or March, which will be postponed to April after the new general body is elected, officials said ... The rebate scheme on general taxes will also continue, officials said.

Asia-Pacific wants to live with Covid. Omicron is threatening those reopening plans

Henry Herald 06 Dec 2021
Japanese citizens and foreign residents with a reentry permit are still generally allowed to reenter Japan, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, though they will have to complete mandatory government quarantines from certain countries.

Special session to start next week on redistricting

The Star Democrat 05 Dec 2021
Larry Hogan’s Maryland Citizens Redistricting Committee and General Assembly’s Legislative Redistricting Advisory Commission, both using 2020 Census data to redraw district lines ... When all four congressional maps prepared by the General Assembly commission were released earlier in ...

DEC urges citizens to actively take part in voters' verification process to continue till Dec 21

Urdu Point 05 Dec 2021
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Dec, 2021 ) .District Election Commissioner (DEC), Rawalpindi Shaheen Ghazal has urged the citizens to cooperate with the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and actively take part in the ongoing voters' registration and verification process which would continue till December 21.

Central Illinois elementary school's new anti-bullying club making waves

Dispatch Argus 05 Dec 2021
The General Assembly made that designation official in 2003 ... Illinois citizens voted to select the eastern tiger salamander as the state amphibian in 2004. The vote was made official by the General Assembly in 2005 ... Illinois citizens voted to select the painted turtle as the state reptile in 2004.

Maryland congressional map could enable Democrats to go 8-0

Herald Mail 05 Dec 2021
Hogan is proposing a separate map drawn by a panel of citizen appointees, rather than politicians ... “I was hopeful that the General Assembly leadership would follow Governor Hogan’s lead with a citizen-led nonpartisan redistricting process," Harris, who is seeking his seventh term, said in a statement.