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Quảng Ninh provides financial support to train officials, civil servants  

Vietnam News 07 Dec 2022
The north-eastern coastal Quảng Ninh Province will continue to issue policies to provide further training for officials and civil servants with financial support of up to VNĐ2 billion (US$83,290) ... Officials and civil servants who study for a doctorate or equivalent degree in a foreign country will receive the highest amount of VNĐ2 billion.

U.S. States With Tighter Access to Welfare Payments Have More Kids in Foster Care

Elko Daily Free Press 07 Dec 2022
Each additional TANF policy that restricted access to benefits was linked to 13% fewer families participating in the TANF program, the study found ... The researchers said the study is among the first to examine how changes in state TANF policies over time affected child protective services involvement and foster care placement.

Arab mothers often unable to enroll children in preschool - study

The Jerusalem Post 07 Dec 2022
Employment rates among mothers decline after birth, although the decline is much sharper among Jewish mothers than it is among Arab mothers, according to research recently published in the Taub Center for Social Policy Studies' 2022 annual booklet of selected research findings. .

Most Americans have no clue what their home insurance covers: poll

New York Post 07 Dec 2022
Commissioned by Goosehead Insurance and conducted by OnePoll, the study found a disconnect between what homeowners understand about their risk and how it’s covered in their home insurance policy ... For example, nearly four in five (79%) have read their home insurance policy in full. Close to a third (30%) said they read their policy “frequently.”.

EDITORIAL: Considering the Town’s Short-Term Rental Fee Study, Part Three

Pagosa Daily Post 07 Dec 2022
One thing I was not able to discuss with Council members last week was the new ‘Vacation Rentals Nexus Study’ from Denver-based Root Policy Research ... But the meat of this editorial series is properly focused on the Root Policy Research Short Term Rental Fee Study, a ...

US policy on 'right track' in dealing with N. Korea: Kurt Campbell

Korea Times 07 Dec 2022
Kurt Campbell, right, National Security Council coordinator for the Indo-Pacific, takes part in a seminar hosted by South Korea's Chey Institute for Advanced Studies at a resort in Virginia on Dec ... Since the conclusion of a monthslong policy review on North Korea more than a year ago, the U.S.

Labor chief expects birth rate to rebound as Covid-19 eases

Hong Kong Standard 07 Dec 2022
Sun's remark came as lawmakers questioned if authorities would propose any new policy to boost the city's birth rate in the face of an aging population and the latest mobility trends.  ... He added that so far, authorities have no plan to introduce a new committee to study and roll out more population policies. .

China to allow home quarantine for people with mild covid

La Prensa Latina 07 Dec 2022
This development comes as a part of new measures announced by the State Council, or the Executive, to ease the stringent “zero covid” policy that has been in place since the outbreak of the pandemic ... Meanwhile, multiple studies have underlined that the Zero Covid policy has saved many lives.

Direct recruitment of sportspersons in govt jobs will get cabinet nod: CM Bommai

Hindustan Times 07 Dec 2022
READ ... The Chief Minister claimed no other state had the policy of giving jobs to sportspersons except Karnataka ... They will be given training for four years by good coaches and also provide facilities to continue studies, the Chief Minister said. READ . Draft of sports policy ready, Chandigarh all set to give Olympic gold medallists ₹6 crore ... ....

Chief Ombudsman's OIA inquiry another pointer to govt's lack of transparency

RNZ 07 Dec 2022
As the name suggests, Open Government Partnership action plans are supposed to contain clear policies that will make a country's public processes profoundly more open ... *Max Rashbrooke is a research associate, Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington.

Oral Health Organizations Urge Congress to Strengthen Extensive Adult Dental Benefits for All State Medicaid Programs

Maryville Daily Forum 07 Dec 2022
A recent study conducted by the American Dental Association Health Policy Institute estimates $273 million per year in medical care savings if extensive dental services were offered in the 28 state Medicaid programs where they are restrictive ... ADA Health Policy Institute (HPI).

Australia and US take realist approach to regional influence

Beijing News 07 Dec 2022
While there is notable continuity with last year's agenda, this year's AUSMIN clearly bears the Albanese government's foreign and defence policy imprint - one that has a receptive audience in the Biden administration ... Sophie Mayo - Research Associate, Foreign Policy and Defence, United States Studies Centre, University of Sydney .

Whitty and Vallance’s Self-Exculpatory ‘Independent’ Lockdown Report is an Evidence-Free Whitewash

The Daily Sceptic 07 Dec 2022
... the content is as independent as President Xi’s assessment of his policies ... Due to the sheer number of interventions tried at any one time, we may never know what works, particularly if we also rely on low-quality observational studies – as we have done – to inform policy.

Drug prices will soon start to decrease for Medicare recipients

Commonwealth Journal 07 Dec 2022
Richard Frank, senior fellow in economic studies and director of the University of Southern California-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative on Health Policy, said there are a couple reasons that the law reduces the cost for insulin before other measures ... to be done on the policy level.

Cap on Insulin Prices to Take Effect Next Month

Pagosa Daily Post 07 Dec 2022
Richard Frank, senior fellow in economic studies and director of the University of Southern California-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative on Health Policy, said there are a couple reasons that the law reduces the cost for insulin before other measures ... to be done on the policy level.

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