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and adding more information hoping to help get a clear panoramic on increasing #foodprices and the increasingly looming narrative of #recession 👇
A massive backlog of #grains is piling up in #Ukraine to the tune of nearly 25 million tons due to "#infrastructure challenges" and blocked #ports in the #BlackSea, including #Mariupol - @Reuters reports 📰
reuters.com/world/europe/u…
#Ukraine was the fourth-largest corn exporter in the 2020/21 season and the sixth-largest #wheat exporter in the world, according to the #IGC (International #Grains Council).
igc.int/en/downloads/2…
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The #Crumbling #Empire & its #EU #Vassals are #Locked in an #Economic #War of #Attrition with #Russia, which it did NOT #Expect & against which it has NO #Plan on how to #Win it.
The #Increase of ever #More #Sanctions on #Russia are #Hurting both the #US & even more>>
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the #EU-part of the #Empire more than #Russia,
in a steady #Rising way, creating more & more #Resistance against it, both in the #US as in #Europe.
In the #Battlefield- #War-#Theatre however, its clear that the #Russian #Allies are slowly, but #Decisively & #Grindingly>>
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#Destroying the #Ukraine #Army & its #Infrastructure, that was #Constructed, #Armed & #Trained by the #NATO-allies in the 8 years since the #Maidan #Coup & #Start of the #Ukraine #Civil #War in 2014.
When the #Policy of #Fighting instead of #Diplomacy continues,
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आधुनिक इन्फ्रास्ट्रक्चर, बेहतर कनेक्टिविटी!

भारतीय रेल कनेक्टिविटी बढ़ाने के लिए निरंतर इन्फ्रास्ट्रक्चर का निर्माण कर रही है। इसी क्रम में इटारसी-भोपाल सेक्शन (प.म.रे.) में बुदनी-बरखेड़ा के मध्य बन रही तीसरी लाइन की टनल न. 5 की लाइनिंग का कार्य पूर्ण हुआ।
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We are LIVE tweeting the panel discussion with @GeoffreyOnyeama, @jayantsinha, @RVlahutin, Tadashi Maeda, @P_Orliange, @GarimaMo

Stay tuned for updates!

Join us using this link:

#Raisina2022 #RaisinaDialogue
.@RVlahutin: We have gone through multiple crises in the last few years—but they have served as great catalysers. We have seen how the #EU is shaping its response to these crises, and the EU is now at a moment of reckoning. #Raisina2022
.@RVlahutin: Infrastructure is a strategic tool & we have to treat it like that. Connectivity is not just primarily about things like railways, but it is also about the system of values underpinned by transparency, stability & the ability to make sovereign choices

#Raisina2022
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#Raisina2022 | Check out the interesting and diverse discussions lined up for tomorrow at the #RaisinaDialogue2022

Let's debate, discuss and deliberate!

Find the AGENDA here: orfonline.org/raisina-dialog… Image
We kickstart the final day of #Raisina2022 with a Welcome Address by Meenakashi Lekhi (@M_Lekhi), Minister of State, Ministry of External Affairs, India.

Find the AGENDA here: orfonline.org/raisina-dialog… Image
How are current & #emtech shaping our assessments of risks, alliances & national security?

Join @TimSCahill1, Adm R Hari Kumar, @CDF_Aust, Gen Koji Yamazaki, Adm John C. Aquilino (@INDOPACOM), Air Marshal Luc De Rancourt, @Lisa_Singh for an exciting discussion at #Raisina2022 Image
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Union Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman and @WorldBank Group President Mr. @DavidMalpassWBG met at Washington D.C., today. (1/6)
The two discussed India’s continued #recovery from #COVID19, impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict, Single Borrower Limit & exploring the possibility of Guarantees from other G-7 nations, India’s #G20Presidency and @WorldBank leadership in India. (2/6)
Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman stated that India’s pandemic response has focused on the twin goals of saving lives and livelihoods. India has been successfully running world’s 2nd largest #vaccination programme, administering more than 1.85 billion doses of #vaccines. (3/6)
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I know this isn't a popular take; I don't care. 15 months into Joe Biden's presidency, he's my favorite president of my lifetime. Funny, empathetic & ambitious with good, liberal policy -- even when conservative senators and a stolen SCOTUS stand in his way. @What46HasDone 1/
Even if he did nothing else @POTUS's record on judges justifies my vote. Biden is on track to seat more, and more qualified, judges than any president in memory. If Dems hold the Senate, the president can continue rebalancing the courts. nbcnews.com/politics/white… 2/
@POTUS started strong with two big stimulus bills, American Rescue Plan and the #infrastructure bill, which helped to ensure we didn't slip into a COVID recession. Inflation is high, but that's the cost of avoiding negative growth and lost jobs. washingtonpost.com/outlook/2021/1… 3/
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Current research on microplastics is the stuff of nightmares-

They’re dangerous, they’re spread through our food, they're in the air... they’re everywhere

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#health #ClimateCrisis #PlasticPollution #food
Much of the research is trapped behind paywalls, and only reported on in a limited, fragmented pattern

-like so much else when large corporations cause environmental damage and impose widespread health impacts on the public

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#health #ClimateCrisis #PlasticPollution #food
The growing risks of microplastics are a direct function of an ongoing push by the same sociopathic corporations that are driving the climate crisis

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#health #ClimateCrisis #PlasticPollution #food
cnbc.com/2022/01/29/how…
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*How #SriLanka got ruined*

Lankans voted for #Rajapakshas knowing very well what they did in the past, including corruption, selling out national assets to #China, #dynastic politics and all.

They still voted for them because Rajapakshas promised things they could not refuse.
1. Their #GST, called VAT Tax, on all products was reduced to 8%, thus making everything cheaper in one stroke. (It also killed the govt revenue). People loved things getting cheaper.
2. The minimum #incometax threshold was changed from 5 Lakhs per annum to 30 Lakhs! Very few earned more than 30L!
A very large part of the population became #tax exempt. This was very popular among the salaried class.
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Finally, the #GoldacreReview is published! (During Parliamentary Easter holidays, mid-ping-pong on the #HealthAndCareBill...)

It's 221 pages - each PDF page is a double page spread - so this could be a lo-o-o-ong [Thread].

Here goes...
First point to note, in the Terms of Reference (p5), is that this is about "access to #NHSdata by #researchers, #commissioners, and #innovators" - i.e. #Planning and #CommercialReUse - so it is directly relevant to the operation of millions of people's #NationalDataOptOuts... Terms of reference for the review  1. How do we facilitate a
"185 wide-ranging recommendations for us to explore", says @sajidjavid (p6). Gulp! Time for some coffee...

"systems that ensure #underrepresented groups are well represented" may (partly) refer to this "landmark review", which got off to a slow start:

gov.uk/government/new… The far-reaching independent review into potential ethnic bi
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Attending the @OfficialAPCNg Pre-Convention Policy Conference, on “Consolidating Democratic Change.”

Governors @kfayemi, @ProfZulum, Bagudu (Chair PGF) and Minister of Finance @ZShamsuna on the current Panel.

Former DG, PGF, Salihu Lukman moderating. #APCNationalConvention
I’ll try and livetweet using #APCPolicy22 as hashtag.
Minister @FinMinNigeria @ZShamsuna now speaking. #APCPolicy22
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💊M6 Daily Bullets💊
📅Tuesday - March 22nd📅

Ambire Wallet integrates Moonbeam Network

@AmbireWallet’s Smart-contract wallet is now integrated with @MoonbeamNetwork and @MoonriverNW networks. These are the first #Parachains supported by Ambire.
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@AmbireWallet is gaining some attention for their efforts to lower the barriers to entering crypto with their unique accounts that can be registered and recovered with just an email address. This is an important innovation to keep making Web3 as user friendly as possible.
Secret Network 101

⁍If you didn't have a chance to read our recent overview, medium.com/momentum6/secr… , here’s a shorter summary of why @SecretNetwork is arguably one of the most important and valuable networks live today.
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President Biden will soon deliver his first #SOTU address to Congress tonight.

Listen here: audacy.com/wbbm780/listen
This is the first #SOTU with two women sitting behind the President.

Listen here: audacy.com/wbbm780/listen
President Biden begins his #SOTU vowing to check Russian aggression and announces the U.S. will close off all air space to Russian flights.

Listen here: audacy.com/wbbm780/listen
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"Throughout our history we’ve learned this lesson – when dictators do not pay a price for their aggression, they cause more chaos. They keep moving. And, the costs & threats to America & the world keep rising.

Excerpt from @POTUS @JoeBiden #SOTU address.

#Ukraine #Russia #Putin
"American diplomacy matters."

Excerpt from @POTUS @JoeBiden #SOTU address.

#Ukraine #Russia #Putin
"#Putin’s war was premeditated & unprovoked. He rejected efforts at diplomacy. He thought the West & @NATO wouldn’t respond. And, he thought he could divide us here at home.
Putin was wrong. We were ready."

Excerpt from @POTUS @JoeBiden's #SOTU address.

#Ukraine #Russia
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The new #IPCC #ClimateReport has fantastic graphics about a number of Impact Risks faced due to the #ClimateCrisis

Join us in the Collapse Discord for more In-Depth analysis of this (and many other) reports. #Collapse discord.gg/JpB5EW92vN Image
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1/ We’ve just released our pre-election recommendations for the next federal government – whether Liberal or Labor.

A thread on the key takeaways from our 2022 Orange Book. Be warned, it’s epic… #AusPol2022 Chart demonstrating priorit...
2/ We’re calling for major tax reform. The government should increase or broaden the GST and better target currently wasteful tax concessions (such as the 50% CGT discount and super tax concessions) to fund income tax cuts. This would boost incomes for Australians over time.
3/ The high cost of childcare creates barriers for women to take up more paid work. Reducing out-of-pocket childcare costs and boosting parental leave (including for Dads and partners) would free up families’ choices and boost workforce participation, particularly for women. Chart showing children are ...
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How long have you been doing this?

Surely more than 12 days, so do you ever report on your progress or is your plan lurking in the shadows, fearful of retribution?

Share some numbers? Share your progress and successes?

What are you offering to motivate the masses?
Do you have any leaders, influencers or otherwise skilled people to manage this relative to time?

There is ZERO clarity.

Co-ops, like Farmer's Markets can't be scaled, so what are you proposing to scale to 111M people that helps each of them - is it just a mental shift to say
fuck the man which millions already have and need no shift they just need actionable steps to take, that 1. help THEM make money to survive and 2. Free them from the chains that bind us all - EVEN YOU! How does your system work without the internet or your smart phone?
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Paper alert! I'm going to share the story of my paper with @barabasi , "Recovery Coupling in multilayer networks" out today in @NatureComms rdcu.be/cHcDN #networkscience #resilience #research 👨‍🔬🧑‍💻A thread.🧵
People have been solving models for interdependent networks for a while. The math is elegant and the models can easily show a plethora of interesting dynamical phenomena. I even wrote a review on the subject link.springer.com/chapter/10.100… #resilience #infrastructure #physics
The trouble is, most models require that a power asset can fail and cause a communication outage AND that a communication outage can cause a power outage. The first is common. The second? Hard to find. Both at once? No one has ever reported it. Image
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Good morning! Shall we discuss something a bit more structural, although this is a cyclical theme in 2022 across Asia, from China to India and Southeast Asia. Let's talk about #infrastructure , which is the theme of the hour & the next decade🛣️🌉🚆📶⚡️

@natixis @NatixisResearch
Today, infrastructure stocks are soaring in China as hope of government policy leaning towards this sector to shore up domestic demand in sagging growth momentum.

In India, infrastructure has been a big theme & even more so after the expanded budget that prioritizes it ⏫📈.
Why is infrastructure the theme of the hour and the next 2 decades? Simply put: infrastructure is essential for the improvement of the quality of life, production of goods, services and to raise productivity of labor.

Demand for infrastructure is high & will sky rocket.
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Infrastructure as a Theme

A Thread!

#stockmarket #investing #infrastructure #infrastocks

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To understand the infrastructure cycle, we go back in time and look at our previous super Capex cycle, which started from 2003 to 2012

#capex #Markets

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We saw that the commodity prices were increasing, reforms such as the Electricity Act came into play and government spending grew at a rapid pace of 23% CAGR. This led to overall growth in the capital cycle

#commodity #economy

3/19
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“Within 18 days between November 25th and December 13th 2021, the progressive administration of President Muhammadu Buhari handed over 941 km of (rehabilitated) roads connecting 10 States in five geo-political zones across the country.” — HM @tundefashola, Min @FMWHNIG

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Sokoto - Tambuwal -Jega - Kontagora - Makera Road Phases I & II in Sokoto and Kebbi States. Commissioned and Handed-over on Thursday November 25, 2021.

#infrastructure

See Testimonials and Photos below:
November 29, 2021: Vandeikya—Obudu Cattle Ranch Road (Phases I and II) in Benue State, commissioned and handed over by @FMWHNIG

#PMBInfrastructure

Testimonials and Photos:
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#Banks: Central Bank #DigitalCurrency, #blockchain, #RBI, National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development, 100% of post offices will be connected to the core banking system

#Telecom: Rollout of 5G, Production Linked Incentive Scheme, Optical Fibre in villages
#Health: National #DigitalHealth Ecosystem Platform and National Tele #MentalHealth Programme

#Education: 'One class-one TV channel' Programme, #DigitalUniversity, 750 virtual labs, Foreign institutions in #GIFTCity
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman begins her Budget speech in Parliament

#BudgetSession2022 @nsitharaman #incometax #infrastructure @nsitharamanoffc
Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on disinvestment and refers to
- Air India sale
- Neelanchal ISPAT
- LIC IPO

#BudgetSession2022 @nsitharaman #incometax #infrastructure @nsitharamanoffc
PM Gati Shakti - 7 Engines of growth from Airports, Railways, Roads to Logistics and clean energy has been planned.

#BudgetSession2022 @nsitharaman #incometax #infrastructure @nsitharamanoffc
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📡LIVE NOW📡

Finance Minister @nsitharaman is presenting the Union Budget 2022-23 in Parliament

#AatmanirbharBharatKaBudget #Budget2022

Watch here📺 twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…
Union Finance Minister @nsitharaman rises to present #Budget2022 in Parliament

Watch 📡LIVE📡:

Stay tuned for updates

#AatmanirbharBharatKaBudget
FM @nsitharaman begins presentation of #Budget2022 by expressing empathy with those who had to bear adverse health and economic affects of #COVID19 #Pandemic

Overall sharp rebound and recovery of the economy is reflective of 🇮🇳India's strong resilience

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