Here’s the reality of abortion access in Canada

The attention generated by the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade in the United States has many favorably comparing the situation in Canada to that of its neighbour. But advocates say abortion access in this country remains inequitable due to stigma and a disregard for women’s health issues. While Canada decriminalized abortion in 1988, experts […]

Bournemouth beat Forest to seal promotion

Bournemouth will finish second in the Championship table behind title winners Fulham Kieffer Moore sent Bournemouth back to the Premier League with a late winner against Nottingham Forest that sealed automatic promotion from the Championship. Substitute Moore’s cool finish, after a low free-kick found him unmarked in the box, leaves third-placed Forest needing to go […]

Liverpool survive scare in Spain to reach final

Sadio Mane scored in both legs of the Champions League semi-final to help Liverpool reach the final Liverpool survived a scare against Villarreal to move into the Champions League final – and keep their hopes of winning an unprecedented quadruple alive. The Reds had comfortably won 2-0 in the first leg but that advantage was […]

Formula 1 pioneer Brooks dies aged 90

Brooks and Moss share the victory at the end of the 1957 British Grand Prix Tony Brooks, one of the defining Formula 1 drivers of the 1950s, has died aged 90, his daughter Giulia announced on Tuesday. The Briton won six grands prix and narrowly missed out on the world championship in 1959. After Juan […]

AMD soars after data center chip sales fuel upbeat forecast

(Bloomberg) — Advanced Micro Devices Inc. gave a strong sales forecast for the current quarter, signaling that the chipmaker is continuing to make inroads into its most lucrative market: data center processors. Bloomberg’s Most Read AMD forecast second-quarter sales of about $6.5 billion, compared with an average analyst estimate of $6.03 billion. That helped push […]

Tactical urban planning, advertising and computers: the contracts under the magnifying glass of the Barcelona City Council

Beyond the masks, the tests and the nitrile gloves, the Barcelona’s town hall had to face the challenge of adapting the administration to the sudden confinement and the exceptional new normality as a result of covid-19, which entailed much more varied public spending than strictly health. The Court of Auditors and the Sindicatura de Comptes, […]

3 Keys: Stars at Flames, Western First Round Game 1

(1P) Flames vs. (WC1) Stars Western Conference First Round, Game 1 10:00 p.m. Eastern time; ESPN2, CBC, SN, TVAS2, BSSW The Calgary Flames and Dallas Stars will meet for the second time in the last three postseasons when they begin their Western Conference First Round series with Game 1 at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Tuesday. […]

The rescue funds for companies are approaching their end with half of the 11,000 million without request

The June 30th the deadline approved by the European Comission at the start of the pandemic to allow governments to help struggling companies. This translates into the fact that within two months the €11 billion provided by the government for rescue companies –10,000 for large companies, through the State Industrial Participation Society (SEPI), and 1,000 […]

Are we going to stagflation?, by Joan Tapia

This Wednesday opens annual conference of the Cercle d’Economia and, although Pegasus dominates everything, it will be necessary to talk about economy. Recently there was a consensus that 2022 would be a great year for Western economies. Were the roaring 20s of the last century coming back? But inflation resurfaced, Putin invaded Ukraine and now […]