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C & I Leasing Plc (CILEAS.ng) Q12018 Interim Report

first_imgC & I Leasing Plc (CILEAS.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Investment sector has released it’s 2018 interim results for the first quarter.For more information about C & I Leasing Plc (CILEAS.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the C & I Leasing Plc (CILEAS.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: C & I Leasing Plc (CILEAS.ng)  2018 interim results for the first quarter.Company ProfileC & I Leasing Plc is a fleet management, outsourcing and marine services company in Nigeria with two subsidiaries in Ghana (Leaseafric) and the United Arab Emirates (EPIC International FZE). The company primary activity is offering extensions of structured operating and finance leases.  Subsidiaries of C&I Leasing Plc include C&I Petrotech Marine Limited, a leading player in the offshore marine vessel sector with a fleet of over 20 vessels which includes terminal tugs, patrol vessels, fast support intervention vessels and a platform support vessel; C&I Outsourcing, offering Human Resource solutions for companies in Nigeria which includes human resource outsourcing, recruitment, HR consultancy and personnel evaluation; and SDS Training Services, offering custom-designed modules for training and education programmes, personnel training, driver recruitment and training and a consultancy service for strategic partners. C&I Leasing offers a fleet management service to improve fleet efficiency and productivity. C&I Leasing Plc has the sole franchisee for Hertz-Rent-A-Car in Nigeria and has run the Hertz operation for over 20 years. The Hertz subsidiary division manages over a 1 000 vehicles and a team of professional chauffeurs and offers an airport transfer service and daily rental service. C&I Leasing’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria and has offices in Ghana and the United Arab Emirates. C & I Leasing Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

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Own a mini signed by England’s 2003 World Cup winners

first_imgLATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS The signed MiniA unique opportunity to own a piece of rugby history has arisen. This Mini Cooper is number one of five limited edition vehicles signed by the 2003 winning England rugby world cup team. In immaculate condition this car has delivery miles only and comes with a presentation log book also signed by the team. Originally sold for £90,000 at auction this car will be available for bids on eBay from 10 May or contact the owner on 07957 351006.last_img read more

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World Rugby name Alan Gilpin as new CEO

first_imgWhat other roles has Gilpin held at World Rugby?The 47-year-old joined the governing body in 2014 to run the various Rugby World Cups – sevens, 15s, men’s and women’s. Since 2016, Gilpin has been World Rugby’s chief operating officer and director of Rugby World Cup.Gilpin pointed to the upcoming 15-a-side World Cups, in 2022 and 2023, as signinficant events. He said the 2022 women’s tournament, which was recently postponed by a year, will be at the heart of “increased commitment and investment in the growth of women’s rugby”, and that the 2023 men’s competition will be a “spectacular” way of celebrating 200 years of the sport.World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont believes Gilpin is the right choice as CEO, saying: “I am excited by Alan’s vision for the future of the organisation and the moves the sport needs to take to become truly global and drive sustainable growth in new, key markets.” Alan Gilpin has been named the new CEO of World Rugby (Getty Images) LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS World Rugby name Alan Gilpin as new CEOWorld Rugby has named Alan Gilpin as the governing body’s new CEO.Gilpin took over the chief executive role on an interim basis when Brett Gosper departed in December to pursue a role in the NFL and has now been given the job on a permanent basis.Gilpin said: “I am immensely proud and honoured to take up the role as chief executive of World Rugby, and to lead an organisation that is at a really exciting stage in its history.“With a new strategic plan ready to launch, considerable talent within the organisation and an executive board that has ambitious goals for the next few years, it is set to be a pivotal period in the growth of the sport.“I am also well aware of the challenges that we face as we emerge from the global Covid-19 pandemic and seek to get rugby back on the field in many parts of the world.”center_img Gilpin has been the interim chief executive since Brett Gosper departed Can’t get to the shops? You can download the digital edition of Rugby World straight to your tablet or subscribe to the print edition to get the magazine delivered to your door.Follow Rugby World on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.last_img read more

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Habitation TSL / adn Architectures

first_imgHabitation TSL / adn ArchitecturesSave this projectSaveHabitation TSL / adn Architectures 2011 Architects: adn Architectures Area Area of this architecture project Year:  Habitation TSL / adn Architectures ArchDaily Belgium ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/298007/habitation-tsl-adn-architectures Clipboard CopyAbout this officeadn ArchitecturesOfficeFollowProductsConcreteBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesBrusselBrusselsHousesBelgiumPublished on November 26, 2012Cite: “Habitation TSL / adn Architectures” 26 Nov 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogLouvers / ShuttersTechnowoodSunshade SystemsRailing / BalustradesMitrexIntegrated Photovoltaic Railing – BIPV RailingMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic BrassWindowsVitrocsaMinimalist Window – GuillotineGlassLAMILUXGlass Roof PR60 PassivhausSinksBradley Corporation USASinks – Verge LVG-SeriesSealantsSikaConstruction Solutions in Stavros FoundationShower TraysAcquabellaShower Tray – Focus BetonPatios / TerracesFranken-SchotterPatios and TerracesCeramicsTerrealTerracotta cladding in Le TrèfleSkylightsFAKROWooden pivot roof windows FYP-V proSkySynthetics / AsphaltFirestone Building ProductsRoofing System – RubberGard EPDMMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream CopyHouses•Brussels, Belgium Area:  350 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/298007/habitation-tsl-adn-architectures Clipboard “COPY” Save this picture!© Filip Dujardin+ 29 Share “COPY” Photographs:  Filip Dujardin Save this picture!© Filip DujardinText description provided by the architects. TSL project gives us the opportunity to study the design of a new home which will be divided into two themes. The first is that, scouring, habitat projects partitioned in a too strict plot, regardless  the natural topography or solar potential . Save this picture!© Filip Dujardin The second theme is energy saving, recurring now for any new construction. Here, in this case, the energy performance of the dwelling correspond to K = 27 and EW = 62.  Save this picture!© Filip DujardinOur first response to a specific domain of work is to propose an alternative design of interior spaces in a limited volume and restricted by planning regulations that defy logic. Save this picture!© Filip DujardinThe work is a reflection of the cavity determine by significant mass elements of the facades, with the input system, solar gain from the south views where landscape is framed. Save this picture!© Filip DujardinThe building takes advantage of the small but significant variation in the terrain. The composition of the project regulated by full and empty. The interior spaces are facing each other by the duality of open and closed spaces.Save this picture!SectionProject gallerySee allShow lessThe Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum / Ateliers Jean NouvelArticlesVideo: Weisman Art MuseumArticles Share Projects Photographs Houseslast_img read more

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Nominations open for $480,000 2012 Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value

first_imgNominations open for $480,000 2012 Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value Tagged with: Awards corporate  15 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 10 March 2011 | News The Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value 2012 is now open for nominations. Launched in 2009, the Nestlé Prize in Creating Shared Value seeks to encourage and reward innovative approaches to the problems of nutrition, water, and rural development. The winner receives 500,000 Swiss francs, approximately US $480,000 to expand the project or replicate it in other communities.The Prize is awarded in alternate years to an individual, a non-government organisation, a governmental organization, a research institute or a small enterprise, that has shown outstanding promise in improving access to, or management of, water; enhancing the lives of farmers and rural communities; or providing better nourishment to communities suffering from nutritional deficiencies.This year’s winner was International Development Enterprises (IDE) Cambodia for a project improving agricultural productivity and income among the rural Cambodian population.Nominations will be accepted until 30 June 2011 and the Prize will be awarded in 2012.www.nestle.com/CSV/CSVPrizelast_img read more

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Lloyds Foundation NI increases grant giving

first_img  27 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Lloyds Foundation NI increases grant giving Tagged with: Funding Ireland Northern Ireland Lloyds TSB Foundation Northern Ireland increased its grant giving from £1.966 million to £2.129 million last year, according to its latest annual report.The Foundation is one of Northern Ireland’s largest grant givers, with a particular emphasis on social and community needs and education and training. While the Foundation has an international grants programme, the standard grants programme is the largest source of funding for community organisations.The annual report for 2011 shows that under the standard grants programme 152 grants or 47% of grants were allocated to community service with other grants made to advice services (9%), disability (10%), promotion of health (13%), civic responsibility (4%), cultural enrichment (7%) and education and training (10%).The total number of grants made was 327, with most in the range of £3 – £5000.Lloyds increased grant giving reduced their reserves by £200,000 from 2010 to around £2.6 million.The Foundation’s next deadline for grant applications is 12 October 2012.www.lloydstsbfoundationni.org Howard Lake | 20 September 2012 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

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American Farm Bureau Files Brief in Egg Law Case

first_img“It is more than sufficient to establish … standing to allege that one state has enacted a law that threatens broad-based harm to an entire industry within another state,” according to AFBF’s brief.  “The injury to each state’s egg-consuming public assuredly is enough (to warrant the suit against California),” according to AFBF. “The claim is straight-forward: By playing with the levers of the national supply of shell eggs, California’s legislation is likely to drive up the cost of eggs for consumers within the plaintiff states. That is all that is necessary to establish … standing.” Home Indiana Agriculture News American Farm Bureau Files Brief in Egg Law Case SHARE By Gary Truitt – Mar 11, 2015 Facebook Twitter A California law that regulates agricultural production in other states is unconstitutional for multiple reasons, and a lower court ruling that barred other states from bringing suit against California on behalf of their citizens should be reversed, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation. In a friend-of-the-court brief filed today in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (State of Missouri, et al. v. Harris, et al.), AFBF urged the court to find that six states have standing to challenge California’s egg law. Facebook Twittercenter_img SHARE Previous articleBiofuel Leaders and Petroleum Institute Spar over Reforming the RFSNext articleTechnology Solving Nitrogen Guesswork Gary Truitt A federal district court in California dismissed a lawsuit brought by officials from Missouri, Alabama, Iowa, Kentucky, Nebraska and Oklahoma on behalf of their citizens in October of 2014, months before a new California law imposed hen cage size restrictions on any shell eggs sold in the state, including those produced out-of-state. California’s legislature enacted the law to protect California egg producers from a competitive disadvantage resulting from the 2008 Proposition 2 ballot initiative that imposed cage size restrictions on California egg producers. “It is unfortunate that California’s voters put egg producers in their state at a clear competitive disadvantage, and we sympathize with the California farmers who will bear the brunt of that action,” said AFBF President Bob Stallman. “Freedom from unreasonable restrictions on interstate commerce, however, is a hallmark of our nation and the federalist system of government established in the U.S. Constitution. Without a legitimate health or safety justification, the California Legislature simply does not have the authority to regulate how eggs are produced in other states. A foreign trading partner attempting this kind of trade-barring action would cause an outcry all across the world trade arena.” The California law presents out-of-state egg producers with an untenable situation and, because all “consumers will suffer,” the states of Alabama, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska and Oklahoma should be allowed to file suit against California on behalf of all their citizens, AFBF said. According to AFBF’s brief, the law would have detrimental effects on the national egg market, since California accounts for one in every eight eggs sold in the U.S.   As for out-of-state egg producers, they “are placed between a rock and a hard place,” deciding whether to opt out of that sizeable market, or comply by incurring enormous capital costs associated with installing cage systems required by California law. The Congressional Research Service estimates compliance costs between $25 and $30 per hen. For a medium-sized farm with 300,000 hens, costs would be between $8 million and $9 million. American Farm Bureau Files Brief in Egg Law Caselast_img read more

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Parking options for this weekend’s Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

first_imgFacebook Fort Worth to present development plan for Berry/University area near TCU Twitter ReddIt printThe 69th Crowne Plaza invitational at Colonial is expecting nearly 140,000 visitors this weekend and there are three main public parking spots to meet the needs of those visitors.Two public parking lots will be available and cost $10 a day. The first of the parking lots are located at Rockwood lane off of N. University Drive between White Settlement road and Jacksboro Highway. The other public parking lot is at the Farrington Field at the intersection of University Drive and Lancaster.Both parking lots will have shuttles to take spectators to and from the Colonial Country Club.The third main parking lot is the premier parking lot located at 3570 Bellaire Drive on TCU’s campus. This lot requires a credential and does not accept payment at the lot.Colonial’s website also encourages people to use Uber to attend the event. A promo code,“Colonial1969”, will provide a $20 discount off of the first ride.The Colonial Country Club also offers free bike parking for Thursday through Sunday. The free bike parking is located off the Trinity Trails near the Rodgers Road overpass. the tournament and Colonial will donate $10 to Streams & Valleys for each bike parked.Multiple roads blocked for the golf tournament this weekend as well. Check out a map of which roads will be closed off here Joey McReynoldshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/joey-mcreynolds/ Joey McReynolds Fort Worth Firefighters Charities posts signs for drowning prevention month Linkedin The109: senior minister at University Christian Church announces resignation ReddIt + posts Grains to grocery: One bread maker brings together farmers and artisans at locally-sourced store Trump to appear at Fort Worth Convention Center Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature Facebook Twitter Joey McReynoldshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/joey-mcreynolds/ Joey McReynoldshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/joey-mcreynolds/ Joey McReynoldshttps://www.tcu360.com/author/joey-mcreynolds/ Linkedin Previous articleDrought restrictions lifted in Fort WorthNext articleLarge Crowds Expected at Colonial Joey McReynolds RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Fort Worth set to elect first new mayor in 10 years Saturdaylast_img read more

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Army of Islam threatens to kill BBC correspondent Alan Johnston

first_img Receive email alerts News Organisation Israel now holding 13 Palestinian journalists News Reporters Without Borders voiced alarm today at the contradictory signals coming from Hamas representatives and the Army of Islam militant group about the fate of British reporter Alan Johnston of the BBC, who has been held hostage by the Army of Islam in the Gaza Strip since 12 March.“We are very worried by the latest developments in this case, especially the irrational demands being made by Johnston’s abductors, the radicalisation of their position and their threat to kill him,” the press freedom organisation said. “The chaos reigning in the Palestinian Territories are hampering the negotiations and we do not even know if they are being conducted by the dismissed Palestinian prime minister, Ismael Haniyeh, in Gaza or by the Palestinian Authority’s President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah.”After Haniyeh’s Islamist party, Hamas, seized control of the Gaza Strip, a Hamas representative in Iran, Abu Osameh al-Mo’ti, told journalists on 16 June that Johnston would be freed “in the next few hours.” But a Hamas spokesman in Gaza, Sami Abu Zuhri, was more cautious, saying he could be freed in next few days. “Major efforts are under way and should result in Alan Johnston being freed soon,” he said.But the Army of Islam, the Palestinian armed group holding Johnston, has denied reaching any agreement with Hamas. “If we do not manage to reach an accord and if the situation gets more complicated for us and our group, then we will ingratiate ourselves to Allah by slaying this journalist,” a masked Army of Islam militant said in a video broadcast by the pan-Arab satellite TV station Al-Jazeera yesterday. One of the station’s reporters was driven blindfolded to a unknown location to film the statement.Johnston is due to complete is 100th day in captivity on 20 June. Reporters Without Borders has called on 100 news media around the world to join in an appeal for his release and the release of 14 other journalists currently held hostage in Iraq. The press freedom organisation will unveil the logos of the 100 media on the Champ-de-Mars, opposite the Eiffel Tower, in Paris on 20 June to demonstrate the extent of the support for their release. May 28, 2021 Find out more PalestineMiddle East – North Africa Help by sharing this information RSF_en News May 16, 2021 Find out more to go further Follow the news on Palestine News June 3, 2021 Find out more June 18, 2007 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Army of Islam threatens to kill BBC correspondent Alan Johnston Reporters Without Borders is very worried by the latest developments in the case of British journalist Alan Johnston, who has been held hostage in Gaza since 12 March. “The irrational demands being made by his abductors, the radicalisation of their position and their threat to kill him are very disturbing” the organisation said. WhatsApp blocks accounts of at least seven Gaza Strip journalists PalestineMiddle East – North Africa RSF asks ICC prosecutor to say whether Israeli airstrikes on media in Gaza constitute war crimeslast_img read more

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MEPs reinforce protection for whistleblowers in proposed EU directive

first_img Help by sharing this information RSF nonetheless regrets that the version approved by the Legal Affairs Committee restricts what whistleblowers are allowed to report to illegal activities and abuse of law. This significantly weakens protection for whistleblowers. The directive should cover activities prejudicial or potentially prejudicial to the public interest in general.  RSF also welcomes these changes:- The directive’s scope is extended by means of a non-exhaustive list of European laws whose violation could be the subject of whistleblower reporting.- Protection is provided not only to whistleblowers but also to the colleagues who help them and to journalists.- There is increased protection against retaliatory measures, including gag orders. Organisation Reporters Without Borders (RSF) welcomes the significant improvements to the European Commission’s proposed directive on whistleblowers that were approved today by the European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs. The committee’s amendments would increase protection for whistleblowers throughout the European Union and would reinforce their right to go straight to the media with information. It is now up to the European Council to approve the proposed EU directive. RSF_en The ball is now in the court of the Council of the European Union, consisting of EU member states. RSF urges the Council to accept the amendments approved by the MEPs, in particular, the protection for whistleblowers going directly to the media. It is also vital that the Council should take a decision by the end of the year, so that the directive’s final adoption can take place before the European elections. Whistleblowers November 20, 2018 MEPs reinforce protection for whistleblowers in proposed EU directive “The MEPs have significantly expanded the range of circumstances in which whistleblowers can turn directly to the media without first using internal or external reporting channels,” said Julie Majerczak, RSF’s representative to the European institutions. “This is essential both to protect them and to protect the freedom to inform and the right to information in the public interest. The importance of the role that whistleblowers play in exposing activities prejudicial to the public interest has repeatedly been confirmed in recent years in such affairs as the Panama Papers, LuxLeaks and the Mediator case in France. It is therefore vital to provide whistleblowers with the broadest possible protection when they alert public opinion via the media. The decision to go through journalists, who are in a position to verify the facts of a case, should even be seen as a sign of good faith on the whistleblower’s part.” News Under the amended version of the proposed directive (which was adopted by 22 votes to none against, with one abstention), whistleblowers would be allowed to go directly to the media if they had reasonable grounds for believing they could not use internal or external reporting channels because of, for example, a manifest or imminent danger, a threat to the public interest, or special circumstances such as collusion, the implication of the relevant authorities or the danger of destruction of evidence. Furthermore, the list of circumstances in which whistleblowers could go straight to the media is open-ended. The version proposed by the European Commission was very restrictive, limiting the circumstances to an imminent and manifest danger or a risk of irreversible damage. Whistleblowers last_img read more

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Founder of Limerick charity Bóthar found dead at home – gardai…

first_imgEmail Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads TAGSBótharKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostPeter Ireton Former Bóthar CEO, Peter Ireton who died over the weekend.Photograph: Press 22.PETER Ireton, the founder and former chief executive of the Limerick-based charity, Bóthar, was found dead in his home this morning, in what was described as a “personal tragedy”.Mr Ireton would have turned 69 next week.His body was discovered in the back garden of his home in Casteltroy, Limerick, around 8am this morning.19/4/2021. Story David Raleigh. Bóthars office in Old CLare St., LImerick. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22The body was taken to University Hospital Limerick where a post mortem will be carried out later.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Gardai recovered a firearm at the scene however they are not treating the death as suspicious.A garda spokesman said: “Gardaí are investigating a sudden death incident following the discovery of a body (man in his 60s) on April 19, 2021 at a house in Castletroy, Limerick.”Gardai did not comment further, however they are not seeking anyone in connection with Mr Ireton’s death.A family friend described the news as “devastating”.“It’s a tragedy, people who know him are absolutely devastated,” they added. Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Linkedin NewsBreaking newsLimerickFounder of Limerick charity Bóthar found dead at home – gardai rule out foul playBy David Raleigh – April 19, 2021 6233 Printcenter_img WhatsApp Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Advertisement Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Facebook Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Previous articleLimerick City Council accept proposal for County Limerick dog park on 6 month trial basisNext articleLimerick Ladies Footballers unveil 2021 jerseys David Raleigh Roisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limericklast_img read more

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Rates Go Down, but Things Are Looking Up

first_img Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago  Print This Post Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac backed mortgages are hitting a 15-year high, according to the July 2017 Housing Finance at a Glance Monthly Chartbook recently released by Urban Institute. The share from 2007 to 2013 was approximately 40 percent, but Q1 2017 is reflecting an increase to 47.8 percent. This is one of the few rates that are increasing—but decreasing rates, in this sense, are certainly a good thing.The appreciating home prices in today’s market are good for those that are under water. According to the report, homes in negative equity (LTV greater than 100) are declining as housing prices appreciate.Compared to the share of all residential properties with a mortgage, as of Q1 2017, those in negative equity were at 6.1 percent. Properties near negative equity (LTV between 95 and 100) stood at 1.6 percent. To paint the picture, in Q3 2008, those in negative equity were hovering right around 25 percent until around Q4 2012, when rates slowly began to decline.That’s not the only figure looking better for consumers—90 day delinquencies are resuming their decline after a slight seasonal increase in Q4 of 2016 from 1.60 percent to 1.37 percent in Q1 2017. Foreclosures are falling to 1.39 percent of all loans. Combining both delinquencies, this is down from Q4 2016’s 3.13 percent and Q1 2016’s 3.29 percent to 2.76 percent in Q1 2017.The Government Sponsored Enterprises (GSE) had a slowing in Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) refinances due to the high volume of borrowers who have already done so.Data from the FHFA Refinance Report and Urban Institute points to this trend continuing, considering the recent rate increases. HARP refinances total 3.46 million since Q2 2009 (HARPs inception), and accounts for 12.6 percent of all GSE refinances in Q1 2016. Compared to all refinances, HARP refinances were 3 percent. This is based on all data that is available until April 2017. Brianna Gilpin, Online Editor for MReport and DS News, is a graduate of Texas A&M University where she received her B.A. in Telecommunication Media Studies. Gilpin previously worked at Hearst Media, one of the nation’s leading diversified media and information services companies. To contact Gilpin, email [email protected] Tagged with: default Fannie Mae Foreclosure Freddie Mac The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago About Author: Brianna Gilpin Share Save Subscribe Related Articles default Fannie Mae Foreclosure Freddie Mac 2017-07-25 Brianna Gilpin Home / Daily Dose / Rates Go Down, but Things Are Looking Up in Daily Dose, Featured, Foreclosure, News, Secondary Market Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days agocenter_img July 25, 2017 1,401 Views Previous: Kevin Stitt of Gateway Mortgage Group to Enter Race for Oklahoma Governor Next: Committed to Consumer Protection Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Rates Go Down, but Things Are Looking Up Sign up for DS News Daily Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days agolast_img read more

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Deputies McHugh and McGinley vote for cuts to the Respite Care Grant

first_img Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest Google+ Facebook WhatsApp Deputies McHugh and McGinley vote for cuts to the Respite Care Grant Twitter News Donegal TDs Joe McHugh and Dinny McGinley have voted in favour of cuts to the respite care grant Respite Care GrantTDs Charlie McConalogue, Pearse Doherty and Thomas Pringle all voted against the cuts.Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn had no vote recorded as he was  blocked from entering the Dail chamber to vote on that aspect of Budget 2013.Despite having earlier been allowed to take part in a walk through vote, Deputy MacLochlainn says he was physically prevented from entering the Dail to vote on the full bill.He claims he blocked by the Captain of the Guard on behalf of the Ceann Comhairle.Yesterday the Dáil’s was suspended for 45 minutes ealier today, because the Donegal Deputy refused to leave after being suspended. Google+ By News Highland – December 13, 2012 NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly center_img Pinterest Twitter Previous articleCensus figures reveal Donegal’s travel habitsNext articleCouncil house tenants face 100 euro hike in annual rent News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weeklast_img read more

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Harte and Mc Conalogue clash on budget

first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry News By News Highland – December 6, 2011 Google+ Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week WhatsApp Previous article1991 RUC probe into Buchanan and Howell deaths was flawed – OmbudsmanNext articleHoward loses challenge to holding of an inquest into death of Arlene Artkinson News Highland Senator Jimmy Harte says that he is amazed by what he termed the blatant hypocrisy displayed by FF TD Charlie Mc Conalogue who criticised the changes to Child Benefit in yesterday’s budget.There had been suggestions that Child Benefit would be cut, but the base rate has been left unchanged, although increases for third and subsequent children are being scrapped.That’s been criticised by Deputy Mc Conalogue, who says it will cause hardship, with Labour Senatopr Jimmy Harte saying it’s rich for a representitive of Fianna Fail to speak of anyone causing hardship……>*However, Deputy Mc Conalogue says Labour have gone back on very specific promises, and his criticism is valid.He says this budget will cause hardship………. Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Google+ WhatsApp PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Harte and Mc Conalogue clash on budget Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Pinterest Pinterest Twitterlast_img read more

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Influential figures in East Donegal set to be commemorated

first_img Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp Twitter Twitter WhatsApp Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Two influential figures in East Donegal are set to be commemorated with the renaming of buildings at the Old Army Barracks in Lifford. The buildings, known as The Prior School and McIntyre Building are to be renamed after Miss Eleanor Prior and Captain Kevin McIntyre respectively.Parts of the Old Army Barracks site have already undergone major renovation works and are now County Council offices.Cllr Gerry Crawford put forward the suggestion of renaming the buildings at the latest sitting of Donegal County Council, he believes it’ll be a fitting tribute:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/gerryarmybarracks1pm.wav00:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleGardai issue further warning over use of fireworksNext articleAll border counties have incidence rate of more than 100 News Highland Google+ Influential figures in East Donegal set to be commemorated By News Highland – October 13, 2020 Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterestlast_img read more

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At least 5 dead, including mom and infant, as Florence pounds Carolina coast

first_imgABC News(NEW BERN, N.C.) — Hurricane Florence pummeled North Carolina, making landfall Friday morning with storm surges and wind gusts before contributing to at least five deaths.Authorities have confirmed those storm-related deaths, including a mother and her infant child who died after a tree fell on their home in New Hanover County, where the storm hit Friday morning with a 105 mph wind gust, the strongest wind in the city since 1958.The child’s father was transported to a hospital with injuries, according to Wilmington police.A third person died nearby in coastal Pender County, North Carolina, where an official called it a medical fatality but did not elaborate.Another two people died in the city of Kinston, said Lenoir County Emergency Services Director Roger Dail. A 78-year-old man was electrocuted at his home while attempting to connect two extension cords outside in the rain, Dail said. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper had previously said that a person in Lenoir County was killed while plugging in a generator.A 77-year-old in Lenoir County is believed to have died after he was blown away by heavy winds while attempting to check on his hunting dogs, Dail said. The man’s family found his body Friday morning at his home, Dail said.Flood conditions will worsen through the relentless rainfall over the next couple days, officials warned. The system was downgraded to a tropical storm on Friday afternoon but remained a slow-moving destructive storm.Cooper told ABC News’ David Muir that residents should continue to shelter in place, even though Florence is no longer a hurricane, because roads are covered in debris and water, and rescues are still taking place in coastal areas.“There’s a great temptation to want to go back east and to view you property,” he said. “Do not go, and stay in place.”Rain forecasts show an additional 10 to 20 inches possible on top of the 10 to 20 inches that have already fallen. North Carolina’s Newport and Morehead City have seen about 19 inches of rain so far.“The sun rose this morning on an extremely dangerous situation and it’s getting worse,” Cooper said, calling Florence a “thousand-year rain event.”Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous agreed, telling Muir, “I see a biblical proportion flood event that’s going to occur. I see the beach communities’ being inundated with water and destruction that will be pretty, pretty epic.”Here’s the latest:As the rough winds toppled trees and power lines Friday, power was knocked out to more than 700,000 North Carolina customers. Officials are predicting that potentially 2.5 million customers could be without power as the storm continues on.In Bayboro, North Carolina, one of the areas under evacuation, resident Kim Dunn stayed behind. She was trapped in her truck surrounded by rising water Friday as her boyfriend and his cousin were stranded on a paddle boat less than a mile away.The water was as high as street signs, and “we have no way to get to them,” Dunn told ABC News Friday morning.“They’ve been out there for about six hours now just screaming for help,” she said. “Only communication we have with them is just me flashing my lights to them and I think they have a flashlight they’re flickering back to us.”Dunn, the mother of a 10-month-old, a 3-year-old and an 8-year-old, said she made a decision to stay behind while others fled.“We were trying to figure out if we had enough finances to get out and if we were to get out, were we going to be able to get back home. So we made a decision to stay,” she said. “I don’t know how long it’s going to be before the water actually starts to come into the apartment.”In nearby New Bern, where water levels reached at least 10 feet overnight, 150 people requested a rescue. Volunteers are using private boats to pitch in and help, city spokeswoman Colleen Roberts said.The downtown area, at the confluence of two rivers, is mostly underwater.New Bern resident George Zaytoun chose not to evacuate and is trapped inside his home.“It’s like a bomb has gone off,” Zaytoun told “Good Morning America” Friday. “Everything around us is underwater.”Zaytoun now regrets his decision, he said.“I think we kind of let our guards down,” he said of his community’s response to the storm’s being downgraded to Category 2 from 4.Florence “is twice the size of Hurricane Hugo,” which tore through the Carolinas in 1989, New Bern Mayor Dana Outlaw told “GMA.”Gov. Cooper said Friday, “As soon as it is safe, first responders will make sure they go and rescue people who need to be saved from this storm.”Some people were arrested for breaking into cars as Hurricane Florence approached North Carolina Thursday night, Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram told ABC Wilmington affiliate WWAY-TV.“If you seek to prey upon the citizens of Brunswick County, we’re going to do everything we can to lock you up,” Ingram warned. “I made sure ahead of time that we had adequate space for anybody that wanted to try that.”The rainfall is forecast to reach up to 40 inches in some areas over the next several days.Storm surge could be as high as 11 feet in parts of North Carolina, prompting officials to closely watch the rise of rivers in the eastern part of the state. River flooding may be worse than Hurricane Floyd in 1999.“We are expecting several more days of rain and our focus now is getting people away from immediate danger and then we will shift to putting our communities back together,” Cooper said Friday.“I know North Carolinians. We’re going to make it through this because we’re going to stick together and we’re going to work together.”Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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