Granato added to Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee, Gartner named president

TORONTO – The Hockey Hall of Fame has added former United States female captain Cammi Granato to its selection committee and has promoted former NHL star Mike Gartner to president. TORONTO – The Hockey Hall of Fame has added former United States female captain Cammi Granato to its selection committee …

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European stocks slide to 3-week lows on COVID surge and rate hike fears

The DAX chart of the German stock index is pictured on the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany on November 22, 2021. REUTERS / Staff Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now STOXX 600 poised for worst day in nearly two months Tech stocks lead to losses, …

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China issues travel advisory for citizens to avoid parts of Africa

Posted 22 November 2021 The Chinese Foreign Ministry in Beijing has warned Chinese citizens and businesses working on the African continent against travel to certain risk areas amid kidnappings of Chinese citizens in Africa. Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian confirmed on Monday the kidnapping of five Chinese nationals in the …

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NTT to transfer JTower’s stake to DOCOMO

9m | Melanie Mingas In an effort to promote the development of efficient and high added value 5G networks, JTower and DOCOMO have formed a capital and commercial alliance. The news will see DOCOMO’s parent company, NTT, transfer its stake in JTower to DOCOMO, making it a shareholder with 2.5% …

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Australia to welcome vaccinated foreign students and workers

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – The Australian government expects 200,000 foreign students and skilled workers vaccinated to return soon without quarantine when the country further eases pandemic restrictions next week. From Dec. CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – The Australian government expects 200,000 foreign students and skilled workers vaccinated to return soon without …

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Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike returns to duty after speculation over poor health and resignation

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike made his first public appearance on Sunday after a hospitalization last month that sparked speculation about his health and rumors of a possible resignation. The 69-year-old visited the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building on Sunday to attend an online meeting hosted by the National Association of Governors, …

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Stuart Hogg becomes Scotland’s all-time leading try-scorer

After his brace against South Africa, Scotland captain Stuart Hogg strikes again in a 29-20 win over Japan to set an independent goalscoring record for his country Stuart Hogg becomes Scotland’s all-time leading try-scorer Stuart Hogg set a new Scotland record today after scoring against Japan at Murrayfield. The Scotland …

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60% of newlyweds in Japan give up marrying during pandemic

About 60% of Japanese couples who married shortly before the onset of the coronavirus pandemic refrained from holding a wedding ceremony, a nearly three-fold jump from the proportion who skipped ceremonies on them. previous years, showed a recent survey. The Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. survey also found that nearly …

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Canada to abandon PCR testing for trips under 72 hours

Share the article Last update 19 minutes ago More positive news for Canadian travelers planning short trips away from home – source says soon Canadian residents will not be required to submit a PCR upon return if it has been less than 72 hours. Canada drops PCR test for residents …

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Factbox: What does Japan’s record $ 490 billion stimulus package look like?

Nov. 19 (Reuters) – Japan to compile record $ 490 billion spending program on Friday to cushion the economic blow from the COVID-19 pandemic, bucking a global trend to withdraw measures stimulus in crisis mode and the worsening of its already tattered finances. The 56 trillion yen ($ 490 billion) …

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