Read the full story on iGB North America. Scientific Games extends with Tennessee Education Lottery Regions: Tennessee Lottery The deal will also cover support in terms of the Lottery’s retail services. Under the agreement, Scientific Games will continue to provide the Lottery with game design and game planning services, as well as analytics and insights, manufacturing, advanced logistics, warehousing and distribution. “Through the partnership, we have the data and technology needed to effectively and efficiently design games, distribute them to our retailers around the state, and ultimately deliver trusted products to our players and generate more dollars for educational programs benefitting Tennessee students,” Tennessee Lottery president and chief executive Rebecca Paul Hargrove said. Scientific Games has signed a five-year extension to its instant games and services contract with the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation. Tags: Scientific Games Tennessee Education Lottery Topics: Lottery Retail lottery AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Scientific Games’ senior vice president for lottery instant products, John Schulz, added: “Scientific Games’ long-time collaboration with the Tennessee Lottery’s team has delivered outstanding results and serves as a model for many U.S. lotteries. 9th March 2021 | By Robert Fletcher Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Email Address
Equity Bank Limited (EQTY.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2011 presentation results for the half year.For more information about Equity Bank Limited (EQTY.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Equity Bank Limited (EQTY.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Equity Bank Limited (EQTY.ke) 2011 presentation results for the half year.Company ProfileEquity Bank Limited is a financial services institution in Kenya providing banking products and services for the personal, commercial and corporate sectors. The company offers a full-service offering ranging from transactional accounts and digital banking to school fees collection, custody investment and group accounts, trade finance, asset finance and microfinance loans. Equity Bank (Kenya) Limited is a subsidiary of Equity Group Holdings Limited and its head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. Equity Bank Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc (SEPLAT.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Energy sector has released it’s 2017 presentation results for the half year.For more information about Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc (SEPLAT.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc (SEPLAT.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc (SEPLAT.ng) 2017 presentation results for the half year.Company ProfileSeplat Petroleum Development Company Plc is an oil and gas exploration company in Nigeria operating a portfolio of assets in the Niger Delta Region. This includes a 45% stake in OML 4 which covers an area of 267 square kilometres; a 45% stake in OML 38 which covers an area of 2 094 square kilometres; and a 45% stake in OML 41 that covers an area of 291 square kilometres. Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc also holds a 40% non-operated working interest in OPL 283 marginal field which is located in the northern onshore deposit-belt of the Niger Delta; a 40% non-operated interest in OML 53 that covers an area of 1 585 square kilometres located onshore in north-eastern Niger Delta; and interest in OML 55 that covers an area of 840 square kilometres located in south-eastern Niger Delta. The company’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange
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Projects Area: 9200 ft² Area: 9200 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/618106/548-stradbrook-condominiums-5468796-architecture Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/618106/548-stradbrook-condominiums-5468796-architecture Clipboard Year: Year: Housing 2014 548 Stradbrook Condominiums / 5468796 ArchitectureSave this projectSave548 Stradbrook Condominiums / 5468796 Architecture Photographs ArchDaily CopyHousing, Renovation•Winnipeg, Canada Architects: 5468796 Architecture Area Area of this architecture project Save this picture!© James Brittain Photography+ 17 Share 2014 photographs: James Brittain PhotographyPhotographs: James Brittain PhotographyClient:Sunrex Group of CompaniesBudget:$1.6MCity:WinnipegCountry:CanadaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© James Brittain PhotographyText description provided by the architects. 548 Stradbrook is an eight unit infill development occupying the site of a former fraternity house in Winnipeg’s Osborne Village neighbourhood. Located on a mature residential street lined with turn-of-the-century homes, 100 year-old elm trees and an historic brick church, the building is wrapped in a reflective glass shroud that allows it to be camouflaged with its character-filled surroundings.Save this picture!Exploded AxonThe project responds to existing zoning setbacks and density constraints with a three-storey, compact form that contains six two-bedroom flats and two three-bedroom loft units. An 8’ x 40’ band incorporates all required exit stairs and the majority of public corridors. The area gained from reduced internal circulation is given back through generous outdoor space for tenants, including ground floor patios, second floor balconies as well as a large rooftop deck accessed from the third floor mezzanine level.Save this picture!© James Brittain Photography548 Stradbrook’s cladding treatment draws direct inspiration from its historic context, embodying the high level of workmanship and careful attention to detail present in the construction of neighbouring heritage homes. The design reinterprets traditional lap siding with a custom, shingled glass façade of reflective panels that are overlaid like fish scales both vertically and horizontally across the entire building. The tempered panels follow a simple grid pattern that allows them to be easily substituted for windows wherever necessary. The mirror-like finish and subtle angling of the glass creates an ephemeral interplay of reflections and light during the day, and transforms the building into a glowing apparition at night.Save this picture!© James Brittain PhotographyAt the second floor level, a metal canopy wraps the building’s perimeter, supported by a colonnade of thin black columns that lightly touch the sidewalk below. Functionally, the canopy defines a front yard patio space and sheltered walking path for tenants. Aesthetically, the canopy provides a stable counterpoint and grounding element to balance the ever- changing nature of the glass façade above. Save this picture!Level 01 PlanProject gallerySee allShow lessHand vs. Computer Drawing: A Student’s OpinionArticlesraumspielkunst Envisions Next Generation Gas Station in ChileUnbuilt ProjectProject locationAddress:Winnipeg, MB, CanadaLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Canada CopyAbout this office5468796 ArchitectureOfficeFollowProductGlass#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingRefurbishmentRenovationWinnipegHousingRefurbishmentResidentialRenovationCanadaPublished on April 11, 2015Cite: “548 Stradbrook Condominiums / 5468796 Architecture” 11 Apr 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Projects “COPY” “COPY” 2013 Year: Singapore Save this picture!© See Chee Keong+ 39 Share photographs: See Chee KeongPhotographs: See Chee KeongSave this picture!© See Chee KeongRecommended ProductsDoorsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Sliding Door – Rabel 62 Slim Super ThermalWindowsKalwall®Facades – Window ReplacementsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornDoorsdormakabaEntrance Doors – Revolving Door 4000 SeriesText description provided by the architects. Located within a conservation district, this home celebrates the traditional charm of Peranakan shophouses with the addition of new spaces that are sensitive to the building’s rich heritage. Save this picture!© See Chee KeongAkin to traditional shophouses, the spaces are interspersed with courtyards that serve as visual focal points. The original courtyard – with its preserved ornate fish mould centerpiece and accompanying water feature – forms the heart of the common areas while a newer courtyard marks the transition from the old structure into its new extension.Save this picture!Section AAA young tree in the centre of this new courtyard adds a touch of nature to the urban ensemble. To the rear of the house are the kitchen and a retro spiral staircase that leads to the second floor master bedroom and rooftop terrace. Save this picture!© See Chee KeongMany original elements were retained as well as restored, such as the timber flooring, doorframes, window shutters and iron gates. Clay bricks were also recycled and incorporated into a partition wall as salvaged glazed tiles were put to use in the bathrooms. Even the blue paint for the walls was restored to a more authentic tone by using mineral silicate, while a pigmented grouting mixture helped to recreate the five-foot way’s red cement flooring.Save this picture!© See Chee KeongInterestingly, the forecourt’s boundary wall displays a similar progression from old to new, with its paint-stripped bricks revealing layers of the shophouse’s history. The bathroom floors were also given a terrazzo finish as a nod to the age-old craft that is fast dying out.Save this picture!© See Chee KeongWith its blending of old and new elements, this house not only preserves a unique cultural heritage, but also acts as a storytelling device that narrates the histories of its past and present occupants.Save this picture!© See Chee KeongProject gallerySee allShow lessSports Hall in Poznan / Neostudio ArchitekciSelected ProjectsOpen Call: International Competition to Design a Beautiful HouseArchitecture Competitions Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/770637/house-at-neil-road-ong-and-ong-pte-ltd Clipboard Architects: ONG&ONG Pte Ltd Area Area of this architecture project CopyHouses, Renovation•Singapore Year: House at Neil Road / ONG&ONG Pte LtdSave this projectSaveHouse at Neil Road / ONG&ONG Pte Ltd 2013 Photographs Houses ArchDaily Area: 520 m² Area: 520 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/770637/house-at-neil-road-ong-and-ong-pte-ltd Clipboard House at Neil Road / ONG&ONG Pte Ltd CopyAbout this officeONG&ONG Pte LtdOfficeFollowProductsWoodSteelBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentRenovationSingaporePublished on July 26, 2015Cite: “House at Neil Road / ONG&ONG Pte Ltd” 25 Jul 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Follow the news on Israel May 16, 2021 Find out more January 24, 2008 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Palestinian snipers fire on Israeli TV crew near Gaza border RSF asks ICC prosecutor to say whether Israeli airstrikes on media in Gaza constitute war crimes Israel now holding 13 Palestinian journalists RSF_en Receive email alerts Organisation News June 3, 2021 Find out more IsraelMiddle East – North Africa to go further Reporters Without Borders condemns the shots that were fired at an Israeli TV reporter and a cameraman on 15 January while in a kibbutz adjoining the border with the Gaza Strip, although they were clearly identifiable as journalists.“Whatever their nationality, reporters are neutral observers and must not be regarded as a party to any conflict,” the press freedom organisation said. “Targeting journalists is unacceptable and must be firmly condemned.”Reporter Nir Dvori and cameraman Meir Benharush of Channel Two went to the Ein Hashlosha kibbutz a few hours after an Ecuadorean volunteer was killed there by members of the Ezzedin Al-Qassem Brigades, the armed branch of Hamas.“This was the first time someone was killed on the border,” Dvori told Reporters Without Borders. “We wanted to accompany the farm workers who went back to the apple orchard where the young man was killed to recover their tractor. We thought the danger was over and that the Palestinian snipers had withdrawn. But when we started filming, shots began raining down on us. But there were no soldiers with us. We were just civilians.”Dvori said the shots coming from the Gaza Strip went on for half an hour. Benharush filmed the first few minutes. Help by sharing this information News News May 28, 2021 Find out more News IsraelMiddle East – North Africa WhatsApp blocks accounts of at least seven Gaza Strip journalists
News April 27, 2021 Find out more Follow the news on Vietnam Vietnam sentences journalist Tran Thi Tuyet Dieu to eight years in prison VietnamAsia – Pacific News VietnamAsia – Pacific Three more independent reporters arrested in Vietnam October 2, 2003 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Rumours of Tran Khue’s death unfounded Literature teacher Tran Khue is reportedly still in prison in Ho Chi MinhCity awaiting trial for undisclosed offences. Well-known historian PhamQue Duong, arrested last 28 December soon after talking to Tran, is also inprison awaiting trial at an unknown date.———————————————————————-23.09.03Serious concern about plight of jailed cyber-dissidentsReporters Without Borders called today for the immediate release of jailed cyber-dissident Le Chi Quang, who is reportedly seriously ill with chronic kidney disease, and for government clarification of rumours that another, the elderly Tran Khue, has died.”Their cases show political prisoners do not get even minimum medical care in Vietnamese jails,” said the organisation’s secretary-general, Robert Ménard. “We are very worried about the plight of many of them.” Tran Khue, a 67-year-old literature teacher and founder of an anti-corruption group, was arrested on 29 December 2002 and has been held without trial for posting criticism of the government on the Internet. Several sources say he may have died, but this has not been confirmed by the authorities.Le Chi Quang, 33, was arrested in a Hanoi cybercafé on 21 February 2002 by an undercover policeman for posting supposedly “dangerous information” on the Internet. He was given a four-year sentence last November. His health is said to be deteriorating rapidly because of his poor conditions of detention, including bad food and lack of medical care. A group of 69 Vietnamese-born doctors called on the government last November to release him on medical grounds.The Vietnamese government is tightening its control of Internet access inside the country and state censorship bodies were empowered on 26 May this year to clamp down hard by banning Internet users receiving or putting out “anti-government” material. The authorities are currently blocking access to nearly 2,000 websites and five people are in prison for posting allegedly subversive material online. RSF laureates support jailed Vietnamese journalist Pham Doan Trang RSF_en April 7, 2021 Find out more Help by sharing this information Organisation Receive email alerts April 22, 2021 Find out more News to go further News
Down Payment Assistance Program’s Impact on Loan Performance Print This Post Home / Daily Dose / Down Payment Assistance Program’s Impact on Loan Performance in Daily Dose, Featured, Foreclosure, Market Studies, News November 11, 2019 1,936 Views Share Save Sign up for DS News Daily Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Down payment assistance programs have little impact on loan performance, according to a report released by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies. The working paper, titled “A Cautionary Tale of How the Presence and Type of Down Payment Assistance Affects the Performance of Affordable Mortgage Loans,” found that the performance of home loans was not significantly impacted when down payment assistance was used.According to the study’s authors, “Our multivariate analysis indicates that the receipt of DPA (down payment assistance) is not significantly associated with default risk. In particular, while grant assistance from a government or community organization is marginally significant as a predictor of default risk in one of our model specifications, this effect disappears altogether when racial controls are incorporated in the model. Thus, the receipt of DPA appears to be unrelated to default risk.”Harvard’s study also focused on minority homeowners, who disproportionately receive government-funded DPA. According to the study, while grant assistance from a government or community organization is marginally significant as a predictor of default riskin one of our model specifications, this effect disappears altogether when racial controls are incorporated in the model. Researchers conclude that with this in mind, the receipt of DPA appears to be unrelated to default risk.Another white paper, published by CBC Mortgage Agency, found that more than 90% of down payment assistance recipients would not have been able to purchase a home without down payment assistance.”Down payment assistance programs have come under attack lately, with some arguing that all down payment assistance is bad,” stated Richard Ferguson, President of CBC Mortgage Agency. “This view is likely the result of pre-crisis down payment assistance programs in which property sellers were allowed to pay the buyer’s down payment and raised the price of the property in order to cover the cost. Those seller-paid programs have been shut out of the market for years and are no longer an issue. Today’s programs must be economically viable without the help of a home seller. In recent years, loan performance on transactions in which the borrower received down payment assistance has been far better compared to loans under the former seller-paid programs.” About Author: Seth Welborn Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer. Delinquency loans Performance 2019-11-11 Seth Welborn Subscribe Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Tagged with: Delinquency loans Performance Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Related Articles Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Previous: Who is Really at Fault for the Affordability Crisis? Next: Deputy Assistant Secretary Gisele Roget Leaves HUD The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago
Top Stories[Hathras] UP Govt’s Affidavit Is An Eyewash To Divert Attention Of Court: Petitioner Suggests Judges’ Name For SIT In Rejoinder [Read Affidavit] Akshita Saxena13 Oct 2020 10:12 PMShare This – xA reply to the UP-Government’s affidavit has been filed by activist Satyama Dubey in the PIL filed before the Supreme Court, seeking a court-monitored probe into the Hathras incident. Dubey has submitted that the State’s affidavit about constitution of a SIT was just an “eyewash” and was filed even before issuing of notices, only to divert the Court’s attention and to…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginA reply to the UP-Government’s affidavit has been filed by activist Satyama Dubey in the PIL filed before the Supreme Court, seeking a court-monitored probe into the Hathras incident. Dubey has submitted that the State’s affidavit about constitution of a SIT was just an “eyewash” and was filed even before issuing of notices, only to divert the Court’s attention and to demonstrate that investigation in the matter is being carried out in the right direction. “Affidavit was filed prior to the listing of the matter before this Hon’ble Court and in Anticipation and before the issuance of the notice in the above-mentioned matter. …SIT was constituted by the State Govt. of U.P. just to divert the attention of this Hon’ble Court. In the present matter the petitioners had requested to constitute a SIT of the serving or retired of the Supreme Court of High Court Hon’ble Judges. A three-member Special Investigation Team or SIT was set up by the UP Government in great rush and it has received immense criticism over its handling of the case,” Dubey submitted. He informed that the present SIT comprises of some respected persons but urged the Court to constitute another SIT comprising of former Supreme Court Judges, preferably: Justice Uday Umesh LalitDr. Justice D.Y. ChandrachudJustice Madan Bhimarao Lokur, (Retd.)Justice Kurian Joseph, (Retd.)Justice R. Banumathi, (Retd.)Justice Deepak Gupta, (Retd.) as they have a very vast knowledge of the Criminal Jurisprudence. He has submitted that the affidavit filed by the UP Government is replete of contradictions and the State only desires to shift its burden and cover up the incident. It is alleged that the Police has registered the FIR under Section 307 of IPC for attempt to murder, whereas the case is that of a brutal gang rape. The PIL was first heard by the Top Court last week, directions were passed for stipulating Witness Protection Plan for the family of the victim. The Court had also that day, questioned the locus of the Petitioners, stating that they were not family. “This is a shocking incident. That is why we are hearing you. We don’t know if you have locus… you are not family…. We know you are representing the petitioners. But who are the petitioners? Who are you? Everybody is shocked by this incident, but when a court asks you this, it means what is your locus?,” CJI Bobde had noted. Responding to this, the Petitioner has submitted that he has a locus to maintain the petition as he is a citizen of the country, who was shocked by the brutal incidents and subsequent state action. “Every citizen has a right to approach before this Hon’ble Court if any injustice is caused by the State, State Authorities or State Administration,” he submitted.Click Here To Download Affidavit[Read Affidavit]Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Story