Who will use Qld’s new quarantine hub? This is the question under evaluation

“I’m not saying that’s it [for] – these are the different options we are looking at right now. The government previously refrained from stating the cost of the facility, citing confidential business information, except to say that the Wagner Corporation would lease it to the state for 12 months, with …

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Four million payday and home loan customers from Provident, Greenwood and Satsuma must request repayments NOW

MORE than four million payday and home loan customers are being asked to request any repayments that may be owed to them. If you were mis-sold a loan by Provident, Greenwood, or Satsuma, you might be in line for compensation, even if you’ve already paid it back. 1 Provident, Greenwood …

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Holidays: How to ‘protect’ 2022 travel bookings from sudden Covid cancellations | Travel News | To travel

A quarter (27%) of UK adults plan to go on holiday in 2022 more than in previous years, according to new research from hospitality industry experts from Mews. A fifth said they were planning long-haul holidays, while a third planned to take more holidays in the UK. However, following the …

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Accommodation in medical isolation is inadequate, NWT family says

Advertising. Relatives of a Délı̨nę woman isolated in Yellowknife with her newborn baby say the standard of accommodation provided by the government during medical trips is unacceptable. Christal Doherty says her sister – who asked not to be named – and her baby were medically evacuated to Yellowknife earlier this …

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How to Visit the Caribbean on a Budget

When traveling to the Caribbean, your choices are as varied as the islands. But you don’t need to fall for the cliché of expensive beach resorts or secluded boutique getaways costing hundreds of dollars a night. You can enjoy the same gorgeous beaches and deliciously warm blue waters as the …

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“CashPlease”: a small bank launches an alternative to payday loans

This week, Wells Fargo joined the list of big banks introducing short-term credit products — and the much smaller OneUnited Bank in Boston unveiled its own version, designed as an alternative to payday loans. OneUnited’s loan, called CashPlease, is designed to help customers of the black-owned bank with $635 million …

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Need to further accelerate ‘Har Ghar Dastak’ campaign, PM Modi says: Key Points | India News

A health worker (L) inoculates a man with a dose of the Covishield vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus during a door-to-door vaccination campaign in the village of Khag in Budgam district (AFP) NEW DELHI: Daily Covid cases across the country continue on an upward trajectory, dominated by a fast-spreading Omicron …

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“Her thirst for adventure was honey to me”: Readers’ Favorite Travel Books | Travel writing

Winning tip: Spain and Portugal ahead of tourism Fabled Shore is Rose Macaulay’s account of her journey in 1949, alone and by car, around the Iberian coast from Catalonia to the Algarve. She has known extreme poverty and the Spain she describes, still reeling from the civil war, is now …

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Christopher Cape: The French connection

It was the fall of 1962. We had toured the British Isles and had been living in London since September 20th. We had traveled, seen and noticed a myriad of sights on and off the beaten track. My father had, for the past five weeks, been attached to the BBC …

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Mester of the Fed: it is very convincing that the Fed removes the accommodation

The Fed Mester speaks and says: If we can get past the pandemic, we will see inflation measures, retreat There are a lot of things that are driving inflation up now, including supply chain issues and wages. We went from inflation due to a pandemic to something bigger The onus …

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