Bosnian police say 6 people died in fire, some injured

Bosnian police say 6 people died in fire, some injured Rogers Media uses cookies for personalization, to personalize its online advertising and for other purposes. Find out more or change your cookie preferences. Rogers Media supports the principles of the Digital Advertising Alliance. By continuing to use our service, you …

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If your real estate agent does these things, run the other way

Image source: Getty Images If you want to buy a home, there is little to lose by working with a real estate agent. While sellers typically pay realtors a commission to orchestrate sales, buyers typically pay no fees to work with an agent. It is possible to search for listings …

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Crocs Thrive Despite Covid Supply Chain Problems

Photo: Cate Gillon / Staff (Getty Images) Imagine for a moment, if you will, all the ills that afflict our society: a devastating situation global pandemic; generalized and accelerating ecological collapse; the imminent threat of a Swedish mafia from the house reunion tour. Now listen to this: we’ll literally never …

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Romania puts a general in charge: emerging Europe this week

central Europe Romania President Klaus Iohannis on Thursday appointed retired four-star Army General Nicolae Ciucă as Prime Minister-designate, instructing him to form a centrist government to end a month-long political stalemate. Ciucă, a member of the liberal party, briefly headed a caretaker government last year and has been defense minister …

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Bosnia and Herzegovina should focus on job creation

The Western Balkans region is recovering from the 2020 recession induced by COVID-19, thanks to a faster-than-expected recovery in 2021, says the latest edition of the Western Balkans regular economic report, Greening the Recovery. The outlook for the region has improved considerably, with GDP growth now projected at 5.9% in …

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PayPal-Pinterest brings social to great apps

PayPal could make a social commerce purchase soon, but likely on a larger scale than consumers buying many items: The financial services company is reportedly interested in purchasing the photo-sharing platform Pinterest. The potential acquisition – first reported by Bloomberg, which cited people who asked not to be identified because …

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Crocs says demand goes beyond supply

Crocs executives say they remain on track to meet long- and short-term sales targets despite headwinds in the supply chain as demand for polarizing shoes continues to outstrip supply. CEO Andrew Rees, in a conference call with analysts and investors Thursday, Oct.21, said the company saw its direct-to-consumer (D2C) sales …

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Chinese banking sector bad debt rate rises as pandemic impact lingers

Adds quotes, details BEIJING, October 21 (Reuters) – China’s banking sector saw its bad debt ratio drop to 10.87% at the end of September against 1.86% three months earlier under the effect of the The COVID-19 pandemic persiststhe sector regulator said Thursday. The expiration of loan relief policies, put in …

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