For those stuck at home during the pandemic, the growing list of streaming services is good news, giving them plenty of options to while away the long hours. The latest film offerings at HBO Asia and HBO GO include a romantic comedy, a supernatural spy thriller and a documentary on golf legend Tiger Woods. ADVENTURE OF THE RING To propose or not to propose – that is the question for those looking forward to the final episode of HBO Asia rom-com Adventure of the Ring. After traveling through the hands of several
Dado Ruvic/Reuters Health care workers in Oregon vaccinated stranded drivers after getting stuck in a snowstorm. The Josephine County Public Health Department said they had six vials that were close to expiring. While they were intended for other recipients, the workers didn't want them to go to waste. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. After getting stuck in a snowstorm health workers in Oregon vaccinated stranded drivers before their remaining doses expired. The Josephine County Public Health
Yoko Ono and John Lennon in December 1968. (Picture: Susan Wood/Getty Images) A new music TV channel, the Coda Collection, is set to launch next month with the streaming service being backed by the likes of Yoko Ono and Experience Hendrix’s – the estate of Jimi Hendrix – Janie Hendrix. The venture also has the backing of Sony Music Entertainment, with Coda Collection set to screen a number of new documentaries, music film premieres and rare concert footage by a host of much-loved artists. “The Coda Collection
For the past 13 years, Park Dal-bong has owned an unpretentious buffet restaurant known as the Bierhof near Gangnam Station. But it, like so many other businesses in Korea's hospitality sector, has closed. The food was reasonably priced at 7,000 won ($6.40), and Park ― along with his wife and daughter and son-in-law ― ran the place in a friendly and efficient way. The cause of the Bierhof's demise is, as you may suspect, the COVID-19 pandemic. Park was patient, and perhaps for too long. He is now left wondering
If there's one thing that President Joe Biden has made abundantly clear, it's that he will grant an amnesty to an unknown number of illegal immigrants. Not a single individual knows what the exact illegal immigrant population is, and that's the first problem that the new Biden administration faces. Nevertheless, Biden has made immigration his chief legislative priority. Biden has repeatedly referred to the alien population as 11 million, a total that's plenty big enough. But others, perhaps closer to the ground
President Joe Biden issued a flurry of executive orders last week, and some represent positive steps toward history education, anti-discrimination and racial reconciliation. Biden rightly reversed former President Donald Trump's misguided attempt to ban diversity training for federal employees. Biden revoked former President Donald Trump's 1776 Commission and its recent report that was supposed to promote "patriotic education" but was widely panned by historians. And the newly inaugurated president signed a
Do the Republicans really want to see the party torn apart even more, abused even, more manhandled even more by another Trump presidency? If he does manage to "create" a Patriot party, there is only one way to conclusively prevent him from another presidency. How? You know the answer. Senate impeachment. Wake up, Republicans, and unite our United States -- Republicans and Democrats, Libertarians and Independents. Please, not again. Karen M. Muhr Hoffman Estates,
NFL SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Chad Wheeler was charged with first-degree domestic violence assault on Wednesday following his arrest last weekend. Wheeler was additionally charged with domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest by King County Prosecutors. Wheeler is scheduled to be arraigned on Feb. 9. The first-degree domestic violence assault charge is a Class A felony in Washington. The domestic violence unlawful imprisonment charge is a Class C felony.
Citing "growing pains that are nearing an end" thanks to product catalysts, analysts at KeyBanc Capital Markets have upgraded Twitter to overweight from sector weight and set a $65 price target. "Our view is that execution is improving, and the combination of a cyclical ad recovery and new products creates potential for revenue to outpace our above-consensus revenue estimates in 2021 and 2022," said analysts Justin Patterson and Sergio Sugura, in a note to clients dated Wednesday. They anticipate sustainable
How long does a mortgage application take and can it succeed with a bad credit score? Five of the most-Googled home loan questions (and answers) revealed
Forget the eyes - nowadays, it is our internet searches that provide a window into the soul. We often turn to search engines to ask the questions that are on our minds, whether we're just looking for a quick answer or because it's something we are embarrassed to ask in person. Now, Britons' most common mortgage questions have been revealed, thanks to a new analysis of Google searches. Many of the mainstream lenders are able to offer a mortgage within 2-3 weeks of an application being submitted, according
Despite their similar blocky and colorful appearances, Roblox and Minecraft are two radically different games in terms of gameplay and price structure. The debate surrounding Roblox and Minecraft has been raging back and forth for a number of years. On the surface, the two games do look rather similar. The graphics for both games are colorful and comprised of blocky textures. Both games are even targeted to the same demographics, which are comprised of kids and members of the younger generation. However, when
Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BOOT) – Equities research analysts at William Blair increased their FY2021 EPS estimates for Boot Barn in a research report issued on Tuesday, January 26th. William Blair analyst D. Carden now expects that the company will earn $1.60 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $1.49. William Blair also issued estimates for Boot Barn’s Q4 2021 earnings at $0.42 EPS, Q1 2022 earnings at $0.45 EPS and FY2022 earnings at $2.13 EPS. Boot Barn (NYSE:BOOT) last issued
Acerinox, S.A. (OTCMKTS:ANIOY) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Financial Group lifted their FY2021 earnings per share estimates for shares of Acerinox in a research note issued on Monday, January 25th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst A. Spence now forecasts that the company will earn $0.48 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $0.43. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Acerinox’s FY2022 earnings at $0.57 EPS. Several other equities analysts have also commented on ANIOY.
Subscribe to BrandSpur Ng Amazon joins forces with Enterprise Singapore to help small and medium-sized businesses in Singapore venture overseasGBG: Six predictions for the financial services and fraud landscape in 2021 By Dev Dhiman, Managing Director of GBG Asia Pacific SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 28 January 2021 - 2020 catapulted financial institutions forward in their implementation and optimisation of technology. According to 71% of Asia Pacific (APAC) technology decision-makers the pandemic has caused
The stamp duty holiday applies to purchases completed from 8 July 2020 to 31 March 2021 Fairley replies: If you’re in a chain, even small things that are out of your control could hold the process up for everybody. If you’re banking on stamp duty holiday savings, have a chat with your estate agent before you commit to make sure everyone in the chain is on the same page about moving things along quickly. 4) Don't skip the survey Smith replies: Chartered surveyors are likely to be very busy, so get a survey
Daniel Pearl, 38, was abducted in Karachi in January 2002 while doing a research on religious extremism. — Dawn archives The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the Sindh government's appeal against Sindh High Court's decision to overturn the conviction of Omar Sheikh for killing Daniel Pearl. The court also directed to release the suspect. More to follow
Las Vegas Weekly sports chat: the UNLV Runnin' Rebels are on fire... Can they keep it up? Posted at 11:28 PM, Jan 27, 2021 and last updated 2021-01-28 02:29:33-05 LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas Weekly's Mike Grimala talks about the UNLV Runnin' Rebels basketball team and if they can keep up their current hot streak. Watch the interview in the player above.