Tejaswi Yadav will not resign, affirms RJD

first_imgRashtriya Janata Dal made it clear on Monday that Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav, younger son of party chief Lalu Prasad, will not resign. The decision came at the end of a crucial legislature party meeting in Patna at Mr. Yadav’s 10, Circular Road residence. RJD leaders accused the BJP of trying to break the grand alliance in Bihar “using the CBI and other investigating agencies.”Pressure had been mounting on Mr. Yadav to resign ever since the CBI fled an FIR against him and raided 10, Circular Road, where he lives with his parents.“RJD legislators and leaders praised Mr. Tejaswi Yadav’s work… he is the leader of the RJD legislature party and there is no reason for him to resign,” State Finance Minister Abdul Bari Siddiqui told journalists after the meeting.“The present political scenario in the country is one of hatred and terror, and whoever dares to speak against Prime Minister Modi is being targeted and hounded like this,” he said.Mr. Siddiqui, flanked by senior party leaders Jagadanand Singh and Lalit Yadav, said there was no instability in the grand alliance government despite the BJP’s sustained efforts. “Both Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar had a telephonic conversation yesterday… Congress chief Sonia Gandhi too spoke to Mr. Lalu Prasad,” said Mr. Singh.“At the meeting, the party basically deliberated on three issues — the deteriorating political situation in the country, the presidential election and the party’s proposed anti-BJP rally on August 27. Leaders were asked to gear up to make the mega rally a grand success,” said Mr Siddiqui. “Lalu Prasad has been targeted earlier too,” he said. “But each time, he has emerged stronger.” Meanwhile, soon after the RJD leaders threw their weight behind Mr. Tejaswi Yadav, senior JD(U) leaders like State party chief Basistha Narayan Singh, Ministers Rajeev Ranjan Singh alias Lallan Singh, Bijendra Prasad Yadav and R.C.P. Singh were seen driving in to the Chief Minister’s bungalow. They refused to speak to the media after the meeting. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has maintained a studied silence on the issue.JD(U) has called a meeting of all party legislators and leaders at the Chief Minister’s residence on Tuesday. Former JD(U) chief and Rajya Sabha MP Sharad Yadav has come out in support of Mr. Lalu Prasad. “BJP wants to break the united Opposition. But this is impossible…we’ll remain united,.” he told journalists.last_img read more

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No pushovers: NU Lady Bulldogs prove they’re more than just a bunch of rookies

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. NU showed tremendous fortitude and composure when it stunned heavily favored University of the Philippines, 25-17, 14-25, 17-25, 25-23, 17-15, in the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament on Wednesday.The Lady Bulldogs have six rookies in their roster but those youngsters are as proven as anyone in the league with five of them having steered Nazareth School of NU to four straight UAAP high school titles.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesREAD:UAAP volleyball: Young NU squad pulls off five-set stunner over UP“You just can’t discount them as rookies,” said head coach Norman Miguel in Filipino. “These girls won four straight titles in high school so even though they’re rookies they already have the character to help the team.” And of the five rookies in NU’s lineup, including injured setter Joyme Cagande, one young lady stood out in libero Jennifer Nierva.NU’s defensive ace was an immovable force on the ground tallying 26 excellent digs and 29 successful receptions—three more than what UP as a whole had.Nierva was also unflappable when she described how the NU engine works, showing a confidence ahead of her years.“I think we want to show that we want to prove something that each and every one of us really wants to win,” said Nierva in Filipino. “We’re not complete right now but we want to achieve something.”“We won’t ever say that our team is a pushover, no. We use the negativity as our motivation,” Nierva added.ADVERTISEMENT Hong Kong tunnel reopens, campus siege nears end Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Urgent reply from Philippine ‍football chief 1 dead, 3 injured in Quezon road crash SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Paul Lee says Hotshots should be ready for Gin Kingscenter_img Trump campaign, GOP groups attack Google’s new ad policy P2.5 B shabu seized in Makati sting, Chinese national nabbed MOST READ Lacson backs proposal to elect president and vice president in tandem View comments MANILA, Philippines—The National University Lady Bulldogs had a simple message to the rest of the league—they’re more than just rookies.ADVERTISEMENT And while Nierva took care of the team’s defense, Princess Robles and Ivy Lacsina handled the offense.Robles and Lacsina, both rookies, had 17 and 16 points, respectively for the Lady Bulldogs who improved to 2-4 for the no.6 spot in the standings.“We played without any doubts,” said Roble. “We really wanted to win earlier.”“We showed our fight and that we can win our fights,” said Lacsina. “No one in our team doubted herself because everyone pushes each other to be better. Your teammate and the coaches will always push you.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next LATEST STORIESlast_img read more

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SPORT-HOCK-COMMENTS 2 LAST

first_imgIndian mens senior team chief coach Roelant Oltmans was Indian mens senior team chief coach Roelant Oltmans was full of praise for Harjeet, who according to him was the player of the match instead of Mandeep Singh. “Harjeet was outstanding. He was the leader and he showed that on the pitch. He was setting up counter attacks. For me he was the man of the match,” said Oltmans, who is the manager of the junior side for the ongoing World Cup. Oltmans too was mighty pleased with the performance of the India colts, barring the last 10 minutes of the game where they committed to many fouls. “We always try to play the style which suits these guys. We were 0-1 down which people didnt like but I liked it because all of a sudden it becomes a demanding job and what they did in the last 10 minutes was outstanding,” the legendary Dutchman said. “We put so much pressure on them which created so many opportunities and they way they continued in the same vein in the second half, at least in the first 20 minutes, is heartening to see. “But we gave away a few unnecessary cards and gave away 2 goals in the last 10 minutes but if we take first 20 minutes of the second half and last 10 minutes of the first half we were brilliant. That is the hockey I enjoy. “The cards were completely unnecessary. The tackles were half down on the pitch and it occurred because of over excitement. But this is part of the learning process. These are lessons from this game which we take along in the next game,” Oltmans added. PTI SSC ATK ATKadvertisementlast_img read more

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Harith Noah wins overall title in MRF Rally

first_imgCoimbatore, Jul 9 (PTI) Harith Noah of Team TVS, riding a TVS RTR 450 motorcycle, won the overall title in the MRF Rally of Coimbatore, the fifth round of the MRF MoGrip FMSCI National Rally Championship for two-wheelers, here today.”The route was very challenging and I enjoyed riding the special stages,” said Shoranur-based Noah, who clocked 46 min, 33 seconds to complete the challenging Special Stages set around the wind farms near the Kethanur (Palladam) area, some 40 kms from here.The total distance of the route was approximately 115 kms, with 57 kms of special stages and unlike last year, this time there were two special stages ? the LMW Stage (14.5 km) and the Premier Stage (13.95 km).R Nataraj of Team TVS on a TVS RTR 450 motorcycle, came overall second with a time of 46 minutes and 48 seconds, while N Sanjay Kumar finished in third position overall, clocking 50 minutes and 13 seconds.Forty eight riders took part in the in the rally organised by Coimbatore Auto Sports Club, while local lad S R Karthik won the Star of Tamil Nadu category exclusively for riders from the State.The rally was flagged off from Kethanur and finished at A R Hall, Puliakulam Road here. PTI NVM SSlast_img read more

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Lennart Thy bags FIFA Fair Play award for missing a game to help leukemia patient

first_imgBB Erzurumspor striker Lennart Thy on Monday got the FIFA Fair Play award for his noble gesture back in March, when he was playing for a top-flight Dutch club.Lennart, who was plying his trade for VVV-Venlo at the time, missed the game against PSV Eindhoven so that he could donate blood to try and help a leukaemia patient.The 26-year-old German, who joined VVV-Venlo on loan from Werder Bremen, donated his stem cells after his DNA matched with the patient.Croatia superstar Luka Modric wins FIFA Best Men’s Player of the Year awardPSV won that game 3-0 but it was Lennart who was named man-of-the-match even though he wasn’t present.The mascots accompanying the players out onto the field before the game wore t-shirts that had “Follow Lennart, become a stem cell donor” written across the front and back.Luka Modric dedicates FIFA Best Player Award to ‘everyone who loves football’The entire Philips Stadion also broke into applause for a full minute early in the first half of the game to show respect to Thy for donating to help someone for the second time, having previously done so seven years ago.His gesture actually saw an increase in cell donations in the Netherlands after widespread coverage of this news all over the world.”It’s a big honour for me to be here tonight and receive this award. When I got the chance to help someone who was suffering from blood cancer, it was a matter of course – there was no other choice for me than helping him,” Lennart said.advertisement”The best thing about the story is that thousands of new donators registered in the Netherlands – this really makes me proud,” Lennart, who joined Turkish club BB Erzurumspor in July, added.Lennart Thy takes to the stage after winning The FIFA Fair Play Award 2018 #TheBest #FIFAFootballAwards pic.twitter.com/CRlg4jn0I8#TheBest (@FIFAcom) September 25, 2018The FIFA awards night saw Croatia captain Luke Modric walk away with the biggest prize.The Real Madrid stalwart pipped his former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona captain Lionel Messi to bag the Best Men’s Player award.It is the first time since Brazilian Kaka’s triumph in 2007 that the men’s prize was not won by either Cristiano Ronaldo or Barcelona’s Argentina forward Lionel Messi – neither of whom attended the ceremony at London’s Royal Festival Hall.Portugal international Ronaldo, who joined Juventus from Real Madrid in the close season, was second in this year’s awards with Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah in third place.On the other hand, Brazilian captain and Orlando Pride forward Marta won the award for FIFA Best Women’s Player of the Year after she captained Brazil to a Copa America win this season.Marta pipped Lyon dyo of Ada Hegerberg and Dzsenifer Marozsan to win the award. Everyone from Ronaldo and Ronaldinho to Roberto Carlos on the stage were beaming as she received the award.Here are the rest of the award winners on the night:Best Goal of the Year: Mohamed Salah (Liverpool, Egypt)Best Men’s Coach: Didier Deschamps (France)Best Goalkeeper: Thibaut Courtois (Belgium, Chelsea)Best Women’s Coach: Reynald Pedros (Lyon)Best Fan Award: Peru fans, who travelled to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in RussiaFIFA Fair Play Award: Lennart Thy (VVV-Vento)(With agency inputs)last_img read more

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Super-sub Lukaku can be Man Utd’s ‘new Solskjaer’

first_imgIn one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first public messages to his players after becoming Manchester United manager, the Norwegian insisted there were some squad members who would have to take his own lead in grabbing opportunities however they present themselves.Famed as a super-sub during his 11-year spell as a player with the Red Devils, Solskjaer scored 29 of his 126 United goals after coming off the bench, most memorably when netting the injury-time Champions League winner in 1999.And he was quick to warn his players that some will have to become impact players for the team cause. Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘There is no creativity’ – Can Solskjaer get Man Utd scoring freely again? ‘Everyone legged it on to the pitch!’ – How Foden went from Man City superfan to future superstar Emery out of jail – for now – as brilliant Pepe papers over Arsenal’s cracks What is Manchester United’s ownership situation and how would Kevin Glazer’s sale of shares affect the club? “I don’t think anyone has been on the bench more than me! That’s always my comeback to players,” he explained. “You never know, you might come on and make an impact and grab the opportunity when you get it.”And as he takes his United side to Wembley on Sunday to play Tottenham in what is his first meeting with a top-six club, he is faced with the prospect of choosing between Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford for a spot in the main striker’s spot.Rashford’s form of late has been electric, and alongside Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard he has been a key part of a frightening strike-force abundant in pace, intelligence and deadliness in front of goal.The Solskjaer effect has most been summed up by United’s increased traffic in the final third, and Rashford has been like a man possessed under the new gaffer.But during his first five games in charge, the manager has had it relatively easy in terms of making the call between the England front man and Lukaku thanks to the latter’s absence for a spell of compassionate leave.Romelu Lukaku Manchester United 2018-19Since returning to the club just before the New Year began, Lukaku has played the role of super-sub in two league games before being handed a start as one of nine changes for the 2-0 FA Cup win over Reading last weekend.By scoring in all three of those appearances, the £75 million signing has given Solskjaer food for thought, but that may have worked in both a positive and a negative sense for Lukaku in his quest to regain his spot as the unquestioned first choice in the number-nine position.Under Jose Mourinho, Lukaku was for a long time the only player even considered to lead the line. Just as he had done with Zlatan Ibrahimovic in 2016-17, the Portuguese gave Lukaku free reign to work the centre of the attack and held back Rashford and Martial in a platoon for the left-wing spot.But by proving his effectiveness in coming off the bench in the games against Bournemouth and Newcastle over the New Year period, Lukaku may have made a rod for his own back. Because while Rashford has looked like a new man thanks to the faith entrusted in him by Solskjaer, the Belgium international has not done enough in his general play to suggest that he can play the more rounded striking role that his new manager is craving.United’s sharp, neat passing style under Solskjaer needs more than a heavy Lukaku first touch around the 18-yard box. When the full-backs are urged to get forward more often to deliver balls into the centre, there can be no getting caught on your heels as can too often be the way with the former Chelsea and Everton frontman.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on substitutesAt this moment in time, Solskjaer’s style of football – is anybody calling it Ole-ball yet? – demands a Rashford rather than a Lukaku in the final third. Lukaku remains a good option to turn to if United need something different as happened at Newcastle last week, but he cannot claim to have overly impressed in terms of his all-round play under the new boss so far.There is always a spotlight to consider when a manager makes the decision to bench an expensive footballer but that cannot even come into the equation at this point, and from his opening few weeks at Old Trafford Solskjaer does not seem the type to allow such a thing to enter his thoughts.What he needs is to find the best way to overcome Spurs on Sunday, and that seems unlikely to be playing to Lukaku’s needs when he can have Rashford playing to United’s needs far more effectively. In many ways he now ought to be considered in the sort of light that Marouane Fellaini revelled in under Mourinho – when there needs to be a new approach, Lukaku is your first port of call.It is a role Solskjaer knows only too well, and while it might get somewhat grating for Belgium’s number-one striker if he continues to find himself on the bench every week, that is the reality of his situation right now.All he can do is do everything that Solskjaer is asking of him and then his opportunities will come. But as for Sunday, it must be Rashford who continues to lead United’s new dawn under their baby-faced boss and Lukaku who is left to make the kind of impact which made his manager a legend. Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img read more

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Mourinho pays tribute to retiring Cech

first_imgDespite giving Petr Cech his debut at Chelsea in 2004, Jose Mourinho has refused to take credit for the retiring keeper’s stellar career.The current Arsenal shot stopper revealed this week he’ll hang up the gloves at the end of the season having made his name with the Blues across over 300 appearances.Mourinho was the man that gave Cech his first shot in the Premier League, but despite his willingness to take a gamble on the young keeper, the Portuguese manager was humble when asked about his influence on Cech’s career.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘There is no creativity’ – Can Solskjaer get Man Utd scoring freely again? ‘Everyone legged it on to the pitch!’ – How Foden went from Man City superfan to future superstar Emery out of jail – for now – as brilliant Pepe papers over Arsenal’s cracks What is Manchester United’s ownership situation and how would Kevin Glazer’s sale of shares affect the club? “When I arrived in Chelsea, he was a kid, only 20 years old,” Mourinho told beIN Sports.”The goalkeeper was Carlo Cudicini – the season before he was elected the player of the season – and the first game of the season was Chelsea against Manchester United and I decided to leave out our player of the season before, and play a kid that nobody would know how to even say his name because Petr Cech was quite difficult to say.”After that everything was about him. My influence was zero.”Fantastic professional and goalkeeper with an incredible potential.”After helping Cech take off in the Premier League, Mourinho would return to Stamford Bridge in 2013 and ultimately decided to replace Cech between the sticks.”Then I got him in a period again when I came back Chelsea I decided to give the goal to a young Courtois, to tell Petr, ‘Petr, now you are going to be the number two’,” Mourinho said.”So I was with him at two different moments of his career. In that moment he became a fantastic number two so his character is amazing.”While Cech will end his playing career at the Emirates, the Blues are ready to offer their former goalkeeper a role with the club at the end of the season.Having helped Cech become a household name at Chelsea, Mourinho was also responsible for Didier Drogba’s successful move to Stamford Bridge.The former Manchester United manager revealed the challenge he faced trying to convince the Blues owner Roman Abramovich to sign the then unknown striker. “He had already played for Guingamp, Marseille, Le Mans, so when I took him to Chelsea I remember clearly Abramovich was asking me, ‘Who? Who do you want as a striker?’,” Mourinho said. “With all the big names in Europe at that time I said Drogba. ‘Who is he? Where’s he playing?’ (I said) ‘Mr Abramovich – pay. Pay, and don’t speak.’“And Didier was an iconic player for Chelsea, for the Premier League.”  Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img read more

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Whiskey Barrel Aged Tea is Something We Can All Drink To

first_img If You Haven’t Visited the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, What Are You Waiting For? Portland’s Steven Smith Teamaker is known for sourcing some of the highest quality teas of any purveyor in the country.The company has built a reputation creating exciting blends and unique collections. Their latest is the next iteration of their sought-after Barrel-Aged Collection.Smith’s head teamaker, Tony Tellin, worked with two local distilleries to age a black and yaupon tea in whiskey and brandy barrels respectively.“I was offered a whiskey barrel from one of our neighbors and a brandy barrel from another,” he says. “Then, after a lot of tasting, negotiation and logistics we landed on a smoked tea from Zheijang, China and the yaupon leaves from Catspring, Texas.”These whiskey-barrel gifting neighbors happen to be two of Portland’s top distilleries – House Spirits and Stone Barn Brandyworks. The “Wuyi Whiskey” varietal is a smoked tea aged in Westward Whiskey barrels, while the “Yaupon Brandy” is aged in an apple brandy barrel.“I like to think of the Wuyi as a tea for Ron Burgundy. It pairs well with mahogany furniture, leather bound books, etc.,” he says.He adds that the Yaupon really took on the character of the brandy, while not being too watery or weak. Both are as much reflective of the original barrel liquid as they are as their own finished products.The Wuyi drinks like a scotch with an almost cigar-like front, smoky nose and rich finish. The Yaupon is delicate and really carries the apple, peach and pear notes from Stone Barn, while retaining plenty of traditional tea flavor.As for future projects, Tellin plans to continue to the collaboration series into next year and beyond. Although he won’t disclose what those teas are as of yet, you can be sure that they’ll be partnerships that continue to push the boundaries of flavor and fusion.The Wuyi varietal is now sold out, but limited boxes of the Yaupon are available here. 10 Best Whiskies for Irish Coffee Editors’ Recommendations The Best American Liqueur 9 Best Spirits For Spiked Apple Cider All the New Whiskies You Need to Drink This Fall last_img read more

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Bangladesh Yard Blast Death Toll Rises to Four

first_imgzoom Four workers have died following a gas cylinder explosion in a shipbreaking yard in Chittagong, Bangladesh and the condition of four more workers is still critical, after suffering severe burn injuries in the blast, the NGO Shipbreaking Platform informed.The accident happened on 5 September 2015 at the Shital Ship Breaking yard, a yard that was only established in 2011.“This terrible accident and the deaths of the workers are painful reminders of the dangerous working conditions that are prevalent at the shipbreaking yards of Bangladesh,” said Muhammed Ali Shahin, coordinator of the NGO Shipbreaking Platform in Bangladesh.“Continued lack of proper procedures, adequate infrastructure and equipment, and sufficient training, are the root causes for such deadly accidents. We demand that all yard owners and the relevant authorities push for drastic change and ensure a safe and sound working environment in the yards. The yard management must be held responsible.”According to the yard management, the eight workers were hit by the cylinder blast when they were getting ready for work, reported local media.Three of the workers received only basic care and were sent back home. Later they were admitted to the Chittagong Medical College Hospital when their condition had deteriorated. The five others were already being treated at the hospital; however, four workers succumbed to their injuries and died in hospital. The remaining four workers are still fighting for their lives.“It was only after local NGOs, trade union affiliates and member organisations of the NGO Shipbreaking Platform, contacted the Bangladesh Shipbreakers Association (BSBA) that the workers received better treatment in the hospital. The Ship Breaking Workers Trade Union Forum and Platform member organisation BILS demanded proper care and treatment and reminded the yard owners about their obligation to provide compensation to the victims and their families. On 10 September, after three of the injured workers had already died in the hospital, activists and citizens formed a human chain in Chittagong to protest against the lack of response from the yard owners,” the Platform said in a release.A case has been filed against the yard management for negligence, Patrizia Heidegger, Executive Director of NGO Shipbreaking Platform told World Maritime News in a statement.According to the Platform’s data, even though several shipping companies have already renounced selling their old ships to the breaking beaches of Bangladesh, others continue doing so without any remorse. At the time of the explosion, two ships were beached at Shital: the “Arctic”, an LNG tanker whose last beneficial owner was the Russian state-owned tanker-giant Sovcomflot; and the “Aman Trader”, which was sold for breaking by Greek Universal Shipmanagement Corporation and was operated by Greek Enterprises Shipping & Trading S.A. The latter has also sold three ships for breaking to South Asia in 2015 and has been listed by the Platform as a “global dumper” in 2014.“It is irresponsible of ship owners to continue to ignore what is happening in Bangladesh and to perpetuate a situation of exploitation and unsafe working conditions by choosing these yards to maximize their profits instead of demanding responsible ship recycling yards,” said Heidegger.Based on the information gathered by the NGO Shipbreaking Platform and its member organisations, in 2015 alone 12 shipbreaking workers have died on the job, and 17 more were severely injured.last_img read more

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HHLA Chairwoman Elbe Dredging Must Happen

first_imgzoom Dredging of the river Elbe must take place, Angela Titzrath, Chairwoman of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) said, reacting to the the decision of the German Federal Administrative Court that the dredging plan needs revisions due to environmental concerns.The court declared on February 9, 2017, that the existing plan to adjust the navigation on the Lower and Outer Elbe River is “partially illegal and not enforceable because of the violation of the habitat protection law”, further delaying its implementation.“Following the lengthy proceedings and in light of the stark competition between the major European ports, I would have hoped for a ruling that did not result in a further delay to the dredging of the river Elbe,” Angela Titzrath said.“We, therefore, expect those involved in the proceedings to eliminate the existing uncertainties as quickly as possible. The dredging of the navigation channel must take place quickly to ensure that the Port of Hamburg remains competitive,” the chairwoman added.“It is in the interests of the city and its citizens that all responsible parties now work closely with one another. HHLA deems a goal-orientated dialogue involving political representatives, the relevant authorities at the port, associations and companies to be beneficial,” Titzrath concluded.According to the plan, around 130 kilometers of the river would be dredged, enabling boxships with a 14.5-meter draught to reach the port, against 13.5 meters at present.Opposers to the plan are the country’s environmental organizations including NABU, BUND and WWF, which claim that the project has a negative impact on plant species and ecology of the water.Separately, Jens Meier, CEO of Hamburg Port Authority, commenting on the court’s decision, explained: “We will concentrate on the questions of possible fluctuations of the salinity of the Elbe and habitat protection impact assessment. The requirements of the additional compensation areas are to be taken into account in the planning too.” Additionally, Ingo Egloff, joint CEO of Port of Hamburg Marketing, pointed out: “We regret the repeated time delay in implementing the measure. Important is that for shipping on the Elbe and operations in the Port of Hamburg nothing will change. Up to now, we have been able to handle the largest containerships; this will be so in the future too. There will be no deterioration.”last_img read more

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Prudence recommandée près des cours deau

first_imgAlors que les précipitations continuent de s’accumuler, le niveau d’eau continue de s’élever dans les lacs, les rivières et les ruisseaux. D’autres précipitations sont prévues au cours des 24 prochaines heures, et le Bureau de gestion des urgences demande aux Néo-Écossais de faire preuve de prudence près de tous les cours d’eau, particulièrement près des rivières. « Le niveau d’eau des rivières et autres cours d’eau augmente rapidement, et il est possible de voir un débordement et des courants forts, a dit Frank Corbett, vice-premier ministre et ministre par intérim de la Gestion des urgences. La meilleure façon d’assurer sa sécurité est de rester loin des rives. Il peut être dangereux de participer à des activités près de rivières et ruisseaux en crue. » La Municipalité du district de Yarmouth a déclaré un état d’urgence local en réaction à l’augmentation du niveau d’eau, qui pourrait dépasser la capacité du lac Raynard’s. Nova Scotia Power déploie des efforts afin de tenter de limiter l’augmentation du niveau d’eau. La déclaration d’un état d’urgence permet au BGU de Yarmouth d’évacuer les résidents des sept maisons situées en aval du lac à titre de précaution. En aval du lac Raynard’s, le BGU de Yarmouth et NS Power continuent de surveiller étroitement le niveau d’eau du lac Vaughan. NS Power avait réduit le niveau d’eau de ce lac en vue de la pluie abondante. Les cours d’eau qui semblent calmes et sécuritaires peuvent rapidement devenir dangereux puisque le niveau d’eau et les courants peuvent changer, souvent sans préavis. Six pouces d’eau qui se déplace rapidement peut faire basculer une personne. L’augmentation rapide du niveau d’eau peut surprendre les gens qui se trouvent sur une partie de terre près d’une rivière. On demande aux gens d’attendre que les conditions soient plus sécuritaires avant de récupérer les bateaux qui sont forcés à l’eau ou qui sont entourés de débris. Le Bureau de gestion des urgences de la Nouvelle-Écosse travaille en étroite collaboration avec les municipalités afin de s’assurer que tout appui provincial nécessaire est offert rapidement et efficacement.last_img read more

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Commission Revokes Cease Trade Order Against The Cape Breton West Wind Field

first_imgThe Nova Scotia Securities Commission has revoked the temporary cease trade order against The Cape Breton West Wind Field Inc. The company, a Nova Scotia Community Economic Development Corporation, has now filed the required continuous disclosure documents. The hearing scheduled for Thursday, June 13 has been cancelled. To view the order, visit the Enforcement Section under the What’s New page at www.gov.ns.ca/nssc/whatsnew.asp . The Nova Scotia Securities Commission is the provincial government agency responsible for regulating trading in securities in the province. -30-last_img read more

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Rashida Jones Cobie Smulders and Angela Kinsey Dive In To Help Protect

first_imgA trio of Hollywood celebrities recently took their star power to Belize to help Oceana protect the largest reef in the Western hemisphere.Rashida Jones & Angela KinseyCredit/Copyright: Tony Rath Photography for OceanaCobie Smulders, Rashida Jones and Angela Kinsey traveled to coastal Belize, where they raised awareness for this delicate ocean ecosystem and promoted Oceana’s ongoing work in the country.Angela Kinsey & Rashida JonesCredit/Copyright: Tony Rath Photography for OceanaCobie Smulders of “How I Met Your Mother” fame filmed a new Oceana PSA in the stunning South Water Caye Marine Reserve where she visited a unique island made of mangrove trees. She swam through this critical habitat that is home to juvenile reef fish and provides shelter for them to grow before they settle on the nearby barrier reef. Once back on dry land at the Pelican Bay Resort, Smulders remarked on how amazing it was to see such a diverse and important habitat just beyond the surface of the water.Video: Cobie Smulders Hidden Treasures PSA“Maybe because it’s underwater people don’t really think about it as much, but this reef is Belize and you just want it to always be there,” said Smulders. “It was really interesting to see how necessary these habitats are for the good of the reef. Oceana works really well with local governments and communities to empower them and educate them in how to preserve their local marine habitats” she added.Angela Kinsey, Green Sea Turtle Credit/Copyright: Tony Rath Photography for OceanaA short ride away to the north, friends and “The Office” co-stars Rashida Jones and Angela Kinsey traveled together to the island of Ambergris Caye, where they stayed at The Phoenix Resort, right next to the second-largest barrier reef in the world. Oceana took Angela and Rashida snorkeling in the Hol Chan Marine Reserve, where they learned about the various pressures facing this reef ecosystem and marveled at the sharks, turtles, fish, and rays that flooded this protected area.“You can tell this area is totally protected because every fish is like ’I’m hanging out here!’” commented Kinsey after her first snorkel. “I felt like I was in a giant encyclopedia of fish. You really see how important protecting their habitat is.”“Hol Chan [marine reserve] is like the 405!” added Jones. “There’s every type of creature imaginable. It’s amazing to see that type of diversity in one snorkel.”Since opening its Belize office in 2009, Oceana has tallied a number of impressive victories that include securing a national ban on destructive bottom trawling in all Belizean waters, and advocating against offshore oil drilling in Belize’s incredible marine environment.Join Cobie, Rashida and Angela in protecting the ocean’s hidden treasures by visiting www.oceana.org/hiddentreasures.last_img read more

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ICE Futures Canada Friday Canola prices lower barley unchanged

WINNIPEG — ICE Futures Canada closing prices:Canola: Nov. ’17 $2.30 lower $489.70; Jan. ’18 $2.40 lower $496.30; March ’18 $2.50 lower $502.80; May ’18 $2.60 lower $505.70; July ’18 $2.40 lower $506.30; Nov. ’18 $0.40 lower $481.40; Jan. ’19 $0.40 lower $483.10; March ’19 $0.40 lower $485.80; May ’19 $0.40 lower $485.80; July ’19 $0.40 lower $485.80; Nov. ’19 $0.40 lower $485.80.Barley (Western): Oct. ’17 unchanged $145.00; Dec. ’17 unchanged $148.00; March ’18 unchanged $151.00; May ’18 unchanged $151.00; July ’18 unchanged $151.00; Oct. ’18 unchanged $151.00; Dec. ’18 unchanged $151.00; March ’19 unchanged $151.00; May ’19 unchanged $151.00; July ’19 unchanged $151.00; Oct. ’19 unchanged $151.00.Friday’s estimated volume of trade: 276,620 tonnes of canola; 0 tonnes of barley (Western Barley). Total: 276,620. read more

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CannTrust says facility in Vaughan Ont rated noncompliant by Health Canada

The Canadian Press Companies in this story: (TSX:TRST) TORONTO — Cannabis company CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its manufacturing facility in Vaughan, Ont., has been rated non-compliant by Health Canada.The company says it was notified by Health Canada on Friday and added that remedial actions were underway.The decision by the regulator was based on an inspection in July following revelations that Health Canada had found the company’s greenhouse in Pelham, Ont., to be non-compliant.The scandal has led to the ousting of the company’s chief executive and the chairman of its board of directors.The company had already implemented a voluntary hold on the sale and shipment of all cannabis products while Health Canada reviewed its Vaughan manufacturing facility.It says it continues to work with Health Canada and will provide further details of the hold and other developments as they become available.“We have retained independent consultants who have already started addressing some of the deficiencies noted in Health Canada’s report,” CannTrust CEO Robert Marcovitch said in a statement.“We are looking at the root causes of these issues and will take whatever remedial steps are necessary to bring the Company into full regulatory compliance as quickly as possible.” read more

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Moodys downgrades Italys government credit rating 2 notches keeps negative outlook

by News Staff Posted Jul 12, 2012 8:06 pm MDT Moody’s downgrades Italy’s government credit rating 2 notches, keeps negative outlook Credit ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded Italy’s government bond rating two notches on concern that deteriorating financial conditions in Europe will lead to a sharp rise in borrowing costs.The agency lowered the rating from Baa2 to A3 because it says fragile market confidence and risk of contagion from financial problems in Greece and Spain have increased the risks Italy faces. Moody’s also says it’s worried about a diminished willingness among overseas investors to buy the country’s bonds.The downgrade is another blow to a European economy that is flailing from the effects of austerity measures brought on by high government debt. Moody’s says Italy’s short-term economic outlook has deteriorated as evidenced by weaker growth and rising unemployment. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email read more

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FBI Probe Into Alleged NCAA Recruiting Violations Leave Black

North Carolina State NCAA college basketball player Dennis Smith, Jr. answers a question during the Atlantic Coast Conference media day in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)The latest details of payments to players in the federal investigation that has been lurking in the shadows since first rocking college basketball last fall threatens the sport’s’ basic foundation with the breadth of alleged corruption.Bank records and other expense reports that are part of the investigation list a wide range of impermissible payments from agents to at least two dozen players or their relatives, according to documents obtained by Yahoo Sports.The depth of the violations raises questions about the structure of college athletics.NCAA President Mark Emmert said in a statement Friday the allegations “if true, point to systematic failures that must be fixed and fixed now if we want college sports in America.”Yahoo said Friday that the documents obtained in discovery during the investigation link current players including Michigan State’s Miles Bridges, Duke’s Wendell Carter and Alabama’s Collin Sexton to potential benefits that would be violations of NCAA rules. According to the report, players over the past several years and family members allegedly received cash, entertainment and travel expenses from former NBA agent Andy Miller and his agency ASM Sports.Don Jackson, an Alabama-based attorney who has worked on numerous college eligibility cases, said the root of the problem for the NCAA is that the amateurism model does not work.“This problem can be solved if players are compensated. This whole issue can be mitigated if players are compensated,” Jackson said. “This model of amateurism does not work. The NCAA is not capable of adequately policing tens of thousands of athletes around the country to determine whether or not they have violated the NCAA’s model of amateurism.“We’re talking about in some instances kids receiving $30 meals from agents.”A balance sheet from December 2015 lists several payments under “Loan to Players,” including $43,500 to Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith, who played one season at North Carolina State in 2016-17. Another document says Smith received a total of $73,500 in loans and indicated options to recoup the money after Smith didn’t sign with ASM.N.C. State athletic director Debbie Yow said the school disassociated itself from Miller in 2012, saying the agent’s close work with a youth coach created a vulnerability for the school “that we cannot tolerate.” Yow said the school will fully cooperate with any investigations.Isaiah Whitehead, a guard for the Brooklyn Nets, received $26,136 while a freshman at Seton Hall, according to the documents. He received $37,657 and was setting up a payment plan, according to another document. Whitehead signed with ASM but later left the agency.A balance sheet also said Tim Quarterman, now playing for the Agua Caliente Clippers of the NBA G League, received at least $16,000 while a junior at LSU.The story says several families of players or handlers received more than $1,000 in payments from ASM Sports before turning professional.Apple Jones, the mother of former Kansas player Josh Jackson, received $2,700, and current Southern California player Bennie Boatwright or his father Bennie Sr., received at least $2,000, according to documents.The story says the mother of Bridges is among those receiving hundreds of dollars in advances. Current Kentucky player Kevin Knox, Carter and Sexton are listed among players or families meeting or having meals with former ASM Sports associate Christian Dawkins.Kentucky coach John Calipari said neither he nor his staff used Miller or any other agent to provide financial benefits to student athletes. He said the school will conduct an internal review and cooperate with authorities.Jackson said the NCAA or the schools would need to conduct their own investigations as opposed to making any rulings based on the documents from the FBI probe.“They can’t just automatically accept the credibility of this document,” the Alabama-based attorney said.Emmert said the NCAA Board of Governors and recently formed independent Commission on College Basketball are committed to “making transformational changes” and will cooperate with the federal prosecutors to “identify and punish the unscrupulous parties seeking to exploit the system through criminal acts.” read more

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Leap second When is it added and why do we need an

first_imgThe first leap second was added in 1972, so it will be the 27th time it has been added to clocks in history, meaning that everyone has gained 27 seconds over the past 44 years.Dr Leon Lobo, of NPL’s time and frequency group, said: “Most people won’t even notice, although everyone will probably be celebrating New Year a second too early this year.“People might also notice problems with mobile phone networks as they work on atomic time and, with the increased traffic on New Year’s Eve, there could be potential issues.“Inserting a leap second is necessary because the Earth is wobbling and slowing down and over time that divergence could cause problems.” While it would take hundreds of years for the difference to become obvious to most people, modern satellite communication and navigation systems rely on time being consistent with the conventional positions of the sun, moon and stars to within a fraction of a second.If the two standards were allowed to further out of synch, they would differ by about 25 minutes in just 500 years.Peter Whibberley, senior research scientist with NPL’s time and frequency group, who is known as ‘the time lord’, said: “Atomic clocks are more than a million times better at keeping time than the rotation of the Earth, which fluctuates unpredictably.”Leap seconds are needed to prevent civil time drifting away from Earth time. Although the drift is small – taking around 1,000 years to accumulate a one-hour difference – if not corrected it would eventually result in clocks showing midday before sunrise.”It is the task of scientists and officials at the International Earth Rotation Service, based in Paris, to monitor the planet’s rotation and inform countries when leap seconds must be added six months in advance. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Inserting a leap second is necessary because the Earth is wobbling and slowing downDr Leon Lobo Atomic clocks, on which the modern world now runs, keep time by measuring the movements of electrons in cesium atoms.Consequently, atomic time is constant, but the Earth’s rotation slows by about two thousandths of a second per day. At the time of the dinosaurs, Earth completed one rotation in about 23 hours.   So leap seconds are, therefore, essential to ensuring atomic time does not move away from time based on the Earth’s spin. If it isn’t corrected, such a drift would eventually result in clocks showing the middle of the day occurring at night. A leap second will be added to the world’s clocks at midnight  It might feel like there is never enough time, but Earth has gained 27 seconds since the 1970s – an astronomical quirk which is causing a headache for timekeepers.On New Year’s Eve, experts at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) in Teddington, London, will add a leap second to UK time to account for the fact that the Earth is now spinning more slowly.Immediately before midnight, dials will read 11:59:60 as clocks around the world pause for a second to allow the Earth’s rotation to catch up with atomic time. A leap second will be added to the world's clocks at midnight  Although the drift is small, if not corrected it would eventually result in clocks showing midday before sunrisePeter Whibberley Time needs to shift to allow the Earth's rotation to catch up with atomic time  Google has even developed a special technique to deal with what it refers to as a “leap smear” and has been gradually adding milliseconds to its system clocks prior to the official arrival of the leap second.The US wants to get rid of leap seconds, claiming they are too disruptive to precision systems used for navigation and communication. But Britain opposes the change, saying that it would forever break the link between our concept of time and the rising and setting of the sun.Experts fear that, once this link is broken, it could never be restored because, although the Earth’s timekeeping systems are built to accommodate the occasional leap second, adding a leap minute or hour to global time would be virtually impossible.The World Radiocommunication Conference was due to decide on the fate of the leap second at last year’s meeting, but has deferred the decision until 2023. Time needs to shift to allow the Earth’s rotation to catch up with atomic time  Typically, leap seconds are added every two or three years, although the last one was inserted just 18 months ago in June 2015.  Some years, the Earth runs bang on time and no adjustment is needed. It is also possible for a second to be removed from the UTC (Universal Co-ordinated Time) timescale, although this has never happened.BT’s speaking clock will add a second’s pause before its third pip and Radio 4 will also add an extra pip to its 1am bulletin.But there can be consequences of tinkering with time. When a leap second was added in 2012, Mozilla, Reddit, Foursquare, Yelp, LinkedIn and StumbleUpon all reported crashes and there were problems with the Linux operating system and programmes written in Java.Because leap seconds are only introduced sporadically, it is difficult to implement them in computers and mistakes can cause systems to fail temporarily.Many computing systems use the Network Time Protocol, or NTP, to keep themselves in sync with the world’s atomic clocks. But most are not programmed to deal with an unexpected extra second.last_img read more

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Well Leave It There So Suarez says sorry Ulster coach leaves and

first_imgNEED TO CATCH up? TheScore.ie brings you a round-up of today’s sports news…World Cup The French players celebrate. Source: David Vincent France are through to the quarter-finals after a 2-0 win over Nigeria in Brasilia thanks to Paul Pogba and a late own-goal from Joseph Yobo.At 9pm tonight, Germany take on Algeria at the Estádio Beira-Rio with a place in the last eight at stake.Home Mark Anscombe has left Ulster. Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO The best things we sharedYou know those arm-folding World Cup player intros? Well Cavan man Paul Marron has filmed his own… in front of a cow. Source: Paul MarronOn the record“It’s bullshit! Why are the French players good when they play against the best foreigners in the Top 14? And why do we get the impression that they play three levels below that when they are with the French team? – Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal rejects the argument that there are too many foreign players in the Top 14. Showbiz, BabyThe Aprés Match gang do Richie Sadlier. And nail it. Source: RTÉ Sport/YouTubeThe fixture list There are two more last 16 matches in the World Cup – Argentina and Switzerland face off at 5pm, then it’s Belgium v the US later tomorrow night (9pm). Ulster head coach Mark Anscombe has left his post at the province with immediate effect.Tyrone will meet Ulster rivals Monaghan or Armagh in Round 2 of the All-Ireland SFC qualifiers. Here is the draw in full.Irish 400m record holder David Gillick has announced his retirement from athletics.After a reconfiguring of the in-house production at Dublin’s O2 Arena, a batch of “hundreds”of additional tickets for next month’s UFC event will go on sale tomorrow morning.Croke Park area residents will decide tomorrow if they are going to court to stop the Garth Brooks concert.Away Tennis fans on Murray Mount as rain falls at Wimbledon. Source: EMPICS SportLuis Suarez has finally apologised for the biting incident which resulted in the Uruguayan striker being banned for four months.At Wimbledon, Andy Murray progressed to the quarter-finals with a straight sets win over Kevin Anderson.NBA star Chris Bosh will join LeBron James and Dwyane Wade as a free agent after telling Miami Heat that he is opting out of his last two years. You can’t score with your arm but you can score with your head”last_img read more

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Ten steps to buying property in Greece

first_imgIf you’re thinking of buying a residence in Greece, this article sets out 10 essential must-knows when buying a home on Greek land, whether in a city, in the countryside or on an island. Often is the case that buyers are interested in Greek real estate but get put off in the process because, truth be told, it can be confusing and overwhelming. Step 1: Determine where you want to buy Perhaps there’s an island you can see yourself living on. Or maybe you prefer a city or the mainland. The first step is to look at properties in your region(s) of interest. HomeGreekHome and XEproperty are two such sites that show you properties in every region across the country. Some key elements to consider are airport access, climate, distance to seaside, local cuisine, architectural preference, crowded versus isolated regions, health and wellbeing facilities, shopping districts, and other personal tastes. Step 2: Determine the market value You’ve found a home in the region of your interest and decided it meets your needs and caters to your likings. You’d like to make an offer. Next, it’s important to understand that the listing price is different from the market price. What you see on the ad is the listing price which may or may not reflect the market price. Either way, if you know the market value of the residence you want to buy you’ll be in a better position to negotiate. So, how do you find out the market value of your residence of interest? There are two ways. You can do your own research by comparing properties of similar profiles and draw your own conclusions. Or you can hire an independent valuer, which is the recommended way forward. At Doorsteps we offer a full market valuation report which includes the property’s market value, a market analysis of the region and the most recent local data, all within 24 hours – for every property of interest and for a minimal fee.Step 3: Price negotiation Once you’re well informed of the property’s market value you will begin to negotiate on the price. You can do this yourself or hire a third, independent party to negotiate on your behalf. * Optional but strongly recommended: If you’d like to know the state and quality of the home you’re considering buying, you can request an inspection report. An engineer will visit the property and inspect all exterior, interior, structure, electrical, plumbing, heating and ventilation systems. Then they will draw up a report on the overall state of the home, raise your attention to any safety issues or necessary repairs and they will estimate the cost of any renovations, if needed. An inspection report will also put you in a better position to negotiate on price if the home is in need of fixtures which are not obvious to the naked eye. Step 4: Purchase agreement You’ve agreed on the price. Step four consists of drafting a pre-contract, otherwise known as a purchase agreement, which is not mandatory in Greece but highly recommended to protect the seller’s and buyer’s interests. What is a purchase agreement? It’s a document that essentially removes the property from the listings, lets the seller know that the buyer is serious, and includes all the terms and conditions that must be respected throughout the purchase process. The buyer will need to hire a lawyer, at their own expense, to draft the purchase agreement. At this stage, anywhere between two to five per cent of the negotiated purchase price must be paid to the seller as a deposit, up front, which will then be deducted upon full transaction. If you don’t know where to look for a lawyer start with the Greek embassy of your home country. Embassies have a list of qualified lawyers and professionals that you can liaise with. Or you can conduct your own research locally or online. Some clauses that must be incorporated in the purchase agreement are: – the property’s title is free of any restrictions or liens otherwise the deposit will be returned to the buyer; – the timeline and next steps until purchase completion; – what happens to the deposit in case of non-compliance with the clauses in the purchase agreement or if the seller changes their mind.Step 5: Legal due diligence This is the buyer’s responsibility. The lawyer that you hired in step four will go to the local land registry where all the title deeds of the area are kept on file. Here is where your lawyer will confirm if the property truthfully belongs to the seller and is free of any obligations such as loans, repossessions etc. An average fee to conduct a legal due diligence for an apartment in Athens is roughly €300-400 and is at the buyer’s expense. Step 6: Technical due diligence While the legal due diligence is the buyer’s responsibility, the technical due diligence is at the seller’s expense. The seller must provide the buyer with copies of all updated topographic diagrams and architectural plans of the property. It is quite common for illegal building works to Greek properties to exist, such as prohibited extensions or added spaces that were never included in the initial architectural plans. Fortunately, the law prohibits properties with illegal building works to be sold and it is the seller’s responsibility to make sure that his property’s illegal additions, if any, have been settled at the local tax office. As mentioned, the technical due diligence is the seller’s responsibility, but nonetheless it is advisable that the buyer hires an independent civil engineer to double check that all diagrams and plans are in order and that any illegal works have been successfully dealt with. A civil engineer will charge, on average, €200-300 to verify the property’s technical documents. It’s worth paying for peace of mind. Step 7: Funds transfer Every title holder of Greek property needs to have a VAT number. To obtain a VAT number, you must present yourself to the local tax office that covers the area in which your property belongs to. At this stage the buyer transfers the remaining purchase amount (minus the deposit) to the seller’s account.Step 8: Property tax The tax rate when purchasing a property in Greece is a flat three per cent of the purchase price. Up until 2013, this was ten per cent, hence a significant decrease since then. So if the purchase price is €100,000, the property tax to be paid on top of the purchase price will be €3,000, thus a final price of €103,000. Equally important to mention is that for all properties with a building licence issued from 01/01/2005 onwards, an additional 23 per cent VAT will apply, therefore raising the final price to €126,000. Step 9: Completion It is the buyer’s responsibility to hire a notary for completion. Completion involves transferring legal ownership of the property, checking the legal and technical due diligence, confirming the money transfer and signing the final purchase contract. A notary’s fees can vary anywhere between one per cent and 0.1 per cent depending on the purchase price of the property. For a €100,000 property, a notary’s fee is €1,000 (one per cent of purchase price), for a property worth €200,000 the notary’s fee is €1,760 and for a €300,000 property the notary’s fee is €2,460 (0.8 per cent of purchase price). This excludes VAT (23 per cent). Overall, the notary’s fee drops as the purchase price increases. * Also recommended but not mandatory is for the seller to ask their lawyer to represent them before the notary to make one last deeds check before the final contract is signed. In that case, the lawyer’s fee will be approximately one per cent of the purchase price minus the amount already paid for the legal due diligence.Step 10: What happens after completion After completion the buyer will have to hire an accountant that will determine the yearly property ownership tax (known as ENFIA in Greek). The amount will depend on the size of the property, its location and the year its building permit was issued. For a modern holiday home of 200m2 a standard amount for the yearly property ownership tax is €900 per year. For a 100m2 home, the tax rate drops to half and an average of €450 per year applies. For a small 50m2 apartment the tax is €250 per year.Is this a good time to buy? Property prices in large cities will continue to drop as supply still outstrips demand, so if you’re looking to buy in Athens or Thessaloniki, wait. If the islands or tourist areas interest you, it’s likely that prices will begin to increase as Greece has become a popular tourist destination in recent years. If buying a residence in Greece is a dream of yours but the process still seems daunting, Doorsteps offers three simple services: Property valuations: Learn the market value of any Greek property in one working day. Property inspections: Book an appointment to learn the true condition of the structure, needed repairs and how much the renovations will cost you. Closing management.For more information head to www.doorsteps.gr Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagramlast_img read more

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