The telecoms giant said the initiative has helped those at risk of data poverty to stay connected, to access online services such as medical appointments or benefits such as Universal Credit, and to apply for jobs or attend virtual job interviews.
The kitchen tool can handle preparing all the ingredients you need for salad or even meat so that you can throw in items like lettuce, tomato, onion or beef; simply press a button, and your salad or burger mince will be ready.
Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) rose to 11.6 billion crowns ($1.16 billion) in April-June from 6.6 billion crowns a year earlier, while analysts in a company-provided poll had expected 11.6 billion crowns on average.
Union Pacific – which connects West Coast ports to key terminals such as Chicago – said it was accelerating hiring of critical staff and boosting the frequency of trains by increasing their speed in an effort to clear port backlogs that are worsening supply-chain disruptions and stoking inflation.
He said: ‘There’s a particular bump in women’s drinking at the point where they’re most likely to have been doing homeschooling during the initial lockdown.’ He said this ‘stressful’ burden may have driven some to drink more.
July 21 (Reuters) – Union Pacific Corp is charging customers for delayed pickup of freight from trains, its chief executive officer said on Thursday, as U.S.
railroad operators come under pressure to quickly clear containers from clogged up West Coast ports.
Union Pacific on Thursday reported adjusted earnings of $2.93 per share, beating estimates of $2.86, according to Refinitiv data. (Reporting by Nathan Gomes and Abhijith Ganapavaram in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta and Anil D’Silva)
OSLO, July 22 (Reuters) – Norwegian aluminium-maker Norsk Hydro said on Friday it would propose an extra dividend and offer share buybacks as it reported upbeat quarterly profits in line with expectations.
While Lutz Schüler, chief executive of Virgin Media O2, added: ‘We know how important it is for people most affected by the rise in the cost of living to have access to free mobile data so they can get online and stay in touch with loved ones, and access essential services, from virtual medical appointments, to job interviews and training.
Since receiving free mobile data from the National Data bank, Kay can now access a dyslexia translation app on her phone that can read messages to her, and allow her to craft and compose messages, which she said has changed her life.
Shares of Union Pacific were down 1.7% in afternoon trade after the company cut its full-year forecast for a key profitability metric, partly due to inflationary pressures, though fuel surcharges should ease some of that impact.
Nine in 10 low income households say they are worried about their finances and with the the cost of essential bills such as food and energy rising, some say they may be forced to ditch the internet connection to save money.
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One five-star reviewer explained it ‘is perfect for those smaller chopping jobs where the product would be lost in a food processor’, highlighting how it’s ‘great for chopping onions, ginger, garlic etc’.
OSLO, July 22 (Reuters) – Aluminium maker Norsk Hydro proposed an extra dividend and offered share buybacks as it reported quarterly profit that met expectations, sending its shares higher on Friday despite warning of uncertainty amid threats of gas rationing in Europe.
The brand description reads: ‘This mini food chopper is equipped with four stainless steel blades. You can chop, grind various ingredients, such as salsa, sauces, dips, dressings, onions, small herbs, baby food, meat, ham, garlic, onion, enriching your dishes for your family!’
Mini Meat Grinder, Homeasy Mini Food Processor Food Grinder 600ml Stainless Steel Small Chopper for Salad, Sauces, Vegetables, Meat, Fruits and quotes Nuts, 300W and 4 Durable Sharp Blades : Amazon.co.uk: Home & Kitchen
Earlier this summer, Greggs Foundation signed up to the National Databank, and Virgin Media O2 announced it had re-homed 10,000 smartphones to people who need them via its Community Calling initiative with environmental charity, Hubbub.
In a separate study, the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) found that if drinking does not return to pre-pandemic levels, then by 2035 there will be 147,892 extra cases of nine alcohol-related diseases – such as liver cirrhosis and breast cancer – and 9,914 more premature deaths, costing the NHS £1.2billion. There are more than 200 health conditions linked to alcohol, including seven types of cancer.