COVID-19: Bangladesh confirms presence of Omicron variant in two female cricketers

According to health officials, both cricketers appeared to have contracted the viral infection while in Zimbabwe. (Representative image: Reuters) Bangladesh has confirmed the presence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus in two players of the women’s national cricket team who recently returned from Zimbabwe. “The two cricketers are in …

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Heavy snowfall wreaks havoc in Serbia and much of the Balkans

Belgrade, Serbia – Heavy snowfall blanketed Belgrade and much of the Balkans on Sunday, hampering traffic, canceling flights at the Serbian capital’s main airport and disrupting public transport. Many parts of the country reported power outages and damage to buildings from falling trees. The freezing conditions saw trucks skidding on …

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Mining Minds guest DeDe Barker talks about her HR career | Mining

TIM BURMEISTER Mining Editor The Spring Creek, Nevada-based Mining Minds podcast was on hiatus in September and October while the hosts took care of some business in their mining careers, but the podcast resumed in November. This summer, the 3Ds – hosts Derek Grover and Dino Brunson and guest DeDe …

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John Paulson seeks to sell two hotels in Puerto Rico

John Paulson with Condado Vanderbilt Hotel and La Concha Renaissance San Juan Resort (Condado Vanderbilt, Marriott) Billionaire investor John Paulson, who has flirted for years with the idea of ​​moving to Puerto Rico, is looking for two San Juan hotels he bought for $ 260 million in 2014 – and …

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Snohomish County turns to Everett for homeless shelter turned hotel

EVERETT, Washington, December 10, 2021 – In response to affordability, behavioral health and homelessness issues exacerbated by the pandemic, Snohomish County is seeking a hotel in Everett to convert to a shelter / bridge accommodation following in the footsteps of neighboring jurisdictions. At the Everett City Council meeting on November …

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The most exciting hotel openings this winter, from a cozy Wyoming resort to an eco-retreat in Costa Rica

We love to fill the winter months with easy, relaxing weekend getaways that help us lean into the season or forget about the dropping temperatures for a minute. The best way to do this is to block the dates of some of the more recent hotel openings near us, which …

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Kosovo Serbs close to Serbian leadership join US blacklist

Authorities in Kosovo have welcomed the decision of the US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control, OFAC, to impose sanctions on controversial Serbian businessman from Kosovo, Zvonko Veselinovic, Milan Radoicic and 12 others. According to OFAC, Veselinovic heads an organized criminal group “engaged in a large-scale corruption program with security …

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Serbian government drops contested changes to expropriation law after protests

BELGRADE (Serbia), Dec.9 (SeeNews) – The Serbian government has said it has withdrawn from parliament the controversial draft amendments to the expropriation law that have sparked protests across the country, with protesters claiming that the proposed changes would pave the way for foreign mining companies. projects that would cause irreversible …

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Marriott International plans to launch more than 30 luxury hotels around the world in 2022

From the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Cannes, Marriott International, Inc. today announced its intention to launch more than 30 luxury hotels in 2022, creating the rare and rewarding experiences that today’s luxury travelers hui need with its unrivaled portfolio of dynamic luxury brands. Through the world-renowned hospitality brands of …

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Wave of violence threatens to shatter Cancun tourism bubble

Fifty years ago, the Mexican island of Cancún was home to a small fishing village and deserted beaches. Today, it’s one of Latin America’s most visited vacation destinations, with its shores teeming with hundreds of bathers, children playing in the white sands, and young tourists looking to party. After being …

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