Hong Kong’s ‘yellow’ companies face persecution in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic Business and economy

Hong Kong, China – In Hong Kong’s bustling Mong Kok district, on a recent busy summer weekend, customers streamed in and out of bars and restaurants. But there was not a customer in sight at Shinko’s popular Japanese izakaya restaurant. The restaurant was forced to suspend night service for 14 days after a customer failed […]

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Bob Morehouse is about to be inducted into the business hall of fame.

It shouldn’t have come as a surprise when Bob Morehouse, the 42-year-old founder of the advertising and marketing agency Vermilion, decided to take a step back from the day and promote three of his longtime colleagues to the status of partner – today’s management of the company. Bob Morehouse will be inducted into the 2022 […]

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Construction progressing on new student health building

UC Riverside’s new Student Health and Counseling Center is beginning to take shape. The project celebrated a milestone with a topping off ceremony in early August as construction crews placed the top beam on the two-story structure. The new building will bring together medical, mental health, and wellbeing services in one convenient location and modern […]

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Hermes reveals plans for Metaverse fashion shows, crypto and NFTs.

Luxury brand Hermès is laying the groundwork for its entry into the Web3 after filing a trademark application covering NFTs, cryptocurrencies and the Metaverse. According to an Aug. 26 filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the trademark covers downloadable software for viewing, storing, and managing virtual objects, digital collectibles, cryptocurrencies, and […]

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Louisiana Department of Health announces intent to award External Quality Review Organization contract

The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) announced its intent to contract with the following External Quality Review Organization (EQRO) after completing the review of proposals: Health Services Advisory Group, Inc. The Request for Proposals for an EQRO for the Medicaid managed care program was released on October 28, 2021. Proposals were due on January 4, […]

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The Dallas Black Chamber strengthens support for black businesses and nonprofits.

Black entrepreneurs have historically struggled to attract backers, as recently as 2020 receiving only 1% of the money sent by venture capitalists. The Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce is working to change that. At Wednesday’s Leadership Conference for Black-Owned Businesses and Non-Profit Organizations, leaders from across the business world addressed more than 100 attendees about […]

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