AfDB Lends $ 1.5 Billion To India To Buy COVID-19 Vaccines

New Delhi: The Asian Development Bank has approved a $ 1.5 billion (about Rs 11,185 crore) loan to India for the purchase of COVID-19 vaccines. “The AfDB today approved a $ 1.5 billion loan to help the Indian government purchase safe and effective vaccines against coronavirus disease (COVID-19),” AfDB said …

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AfDB presents new strategy to improve access to health services in Africa

African Development Bank (AfDB.org) Vice President Dr Beth Dunford presented details of a new strategy that aims to improve access to health services across the continent. Dunford delivered the message in a keynote address at the 22nd Regular Session of the Economic Community of West African States Assembly of Health …

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As workers fight pandemic impact, employers expand mental health benefits

As the COVID-19 pandemic crosses its second year, the way forward for American workers remains uncertain, with many continuing to work from home as policies to maintain a safe workplace evolve. In its 2021 Employer Health Benefits survey, released on November 10, KFF found that many employers have stepped up …

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The Boys & Girls Club develops mental health services

In the height of fire season, a youngster saw what appeared to be smoke outside the Sonoma Valley Boys & Girls Club and quickly set off the fire alarm, causing momentary mayhem. There was no smoke, just the haze from the foggers used to keep campers cool on hot summer …

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5 key things to consider when obtaining home loans

Buying a home is one of the most cherished dreams of a large part of the population and without a doubt one of the most important financial decisions of their lives. More often than not, the whole family is invested financially and emotionally in the decision making. This makes it …

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With Insurance Margins Still Thin, UPMC Health Services Resumption Headlines Net Income of $ 1.2 Billion Over 9 Months

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) saw its revenue increase in its business divisions and nine-month net income of $ 1.2 billion, well above the $ 263 million it recorded around the same time last year. According to financial documents released on Tuesday, the nonprofit system’s total operating revenue …

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5WPR Welcomes NFT Secured Loan Market, NFTfi, for Growing List of Cryptocurrency Clients

NEW YORK, 23 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – 5W Public Relations, one of the largest independent public relations firms in the United States, today announces that it has been named the leading PR agency for NFTfi, a lending marketplace peer-to-peer enabling non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to unlock liquidity from their …

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What are the benefits for reproductive health? – Social advantages

AUTHOR: Jessica Freedman BA Reproductive health explained The World Health Organization defines reproductive health like “a state of full physical, mental and social well-being and not just the absence of disease or infirmity, in all matters relating to the reproductive system and its functions and processes ”(WHO). It means having …

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Kenya takes out 10 new loans between April and August

Economy Kenya takes out 10 new loans between April and August Monday, November 22, 2021 Ukur Yatani, Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of National Treasury and Planning. PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU | NMG By DAVID MWEREMore from this author Summary Kenya took out ten new loans in the commercial, multilateral …

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Wisconsin Department of Health Services Announces $ 2 Million Funding to Help Wisconsin Residents Access Affordable Health Insurance

Targeted information service (press releases) MADISON, Wisconsin, November 20 — The Wisconsin Department of Health Services issued the following press release on November 19, 2021: Designated DHS Secretary Karen Timberlake today during a registration event open to Appleton announcement $ 2 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding to …

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