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WG&F Commission Approves Expenditure to Acquire DeSmet Lake Lands

The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission met via teleconference this week to approve spending $175,000 to support the acquisition of Johnson County land on Lake DeSmet north of Buffalo. If the county acquires the property, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will work with the county to establish a public access area and boat ramp at the north end of Lake DeSmet. The next commission meeting is March 9-10 in Rock Springs.

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The French Senate approves the use of smart cameras in the Olympic Games

Illustration: La Mandarina Dibujos/Mobile Time Last Tuesday, the 31st, the French Senate approved a bill regarding the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games that authorizes the experimentation of smart cameras, allowing the use of algorithms to detect crowd movements. PL was approved in the first reading with 245 votes in favor and 28 votes against. The use of facial recognition devices has been banned by the French government. The Senate claims it has strengthened safeguards governing the use, on an experimental basis, of algorithmic processing of images captured by cameras and…

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The US approves Brazil’s new ambassador to Washington

×: Photo: Evan Schneider/UN The US government gave agreement (endorsement, in diplomatic language) Maria Luisa Ribeiro Viotti (photo) as Brazil’s new ambassador to Washington, Itamaraty reported this Monday (30). Viotti, who is 68 years old, has already been Brazil’s representative to the United Nations, ambassador to Germany and chief of staff to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. His name has yet to be approved by the Brazilian Senate. The Globe writes: “It is expected that under the agreement, Viotti will be able to accompany Lula on her trip to the United…

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During the meeting, the Minister approves an additional R$150

Minister of Social Development, Family and Fight against Hunger, Wellington Diaz (PT) participated in the meeting held in Brazil. On the agenda: the future of Bolsa Família. Diaz received from the portfolio members the design sketch of the social program, which should be presented in February. According to behind-the-scenes information, the document in question includes an additional payment of R$150 for children under the age of six. This was one of the main promises of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (PT) in last year’s elections. The plan remains to…

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Unanimously, the BNDES Board approves Mercadante as the new president

The name of the former minister in the Dilma Rousseff government was indicated by Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva before Planalto took office; The politician’s performance in the presidential campaign did not violate the law on state companies, according to the TCU minister. CONTENT TON MOLINA/FOTOARENA/ESTADÃO Aloizio Mercadante was proposed for the post of President of BNDES by the head of the Federal Executive, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. Board of Directors i National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) ADOPTED this Wednesday, the 25th, the name of Aloisio…

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After 1/8, Facebook approves 87% of ad campaigns with malicious content tested by NGOs

Illustration: La Mandarina Dibujos/Mobile Time A test by the NGO Global Witness found that Facebook approved 87% of attempts to publicize actions with terms harmful to Brazilian democracy, including death threats against President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, calling on the masses to use weapons and objects of public robbery. Done on January 12, the test campaign (which was not broadcast) was approved by Facebook in 14 out of 16 ad actions with malicious content in Portuguese. That is, the NGO found that four days after the January 8 attacks,…

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The law approves the distribution of cannabidiol-based medicines by SUS in SP

The new law guaranteeing patients free access to cannabidiol drugs through the Unified Health System (SUS) of São Paulo is finally about to go down. This news was greatly cheered by patients who need these drugs and who often do not have the financial means to pay for them. According to the new published text, cannabinoid medicines must be distributed free of charge to anyone who presents a medical certificate and a prescription justifying the treatment. The law, approved by Gov. Tarcisio de Freitas (Republican), goes into effect in 90…

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The presidency approves Lula’s four international visits

×: Photo: Adriano Machado/O Antagonista No dates yet Lula already has four international trips. At the end of January, the president will leave for Argentina, followed by the USA, Portugal and China. The information was confirmed by the presidency of the republic. The President will participate in the Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean Countries (CELAC)., one of the main blocks of political debates in the region. The meeting will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina on January 24. it was a squid was invited to participate…

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Anvisa approves injectable anti-obesity drug that reduces weight by 17%

A breakthrough in the treatment of obesity. Anvisa (National Health Regulatory Agency) has approved the first injectable drug for overweight and obesity. The drug, called Wegovy, must be administered weekly and, according to studies, helped reduce patients’ body weight by an average of 17%. Confirmation took place last Monday (02). However, experts emphasize that injectable drug treatment for overweight and obesity should be combined with behavior modification, dietary compliance, and physical activity. the medicine Wegovy is from Novo Nordisk and is also known as semaglutide 2.4mg. It has the same…

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Nigeria Senate Approves 2023 Budget, Holds Loan, Bond Swap Decision – SABC News

Nigeria’s Senate on Wednesday increased the 2023 budget by 6.4 percent to 21.83 trillion naira ($49 billion) and postponed a decision on the president’s request to convert central bank overdrafts to his administration into long-term bonds after some lawmakers questioned the plan. In a December 20 letter to Parliament, President Muhammadu Buhari sought approval to convert government central bank loans worth $53 billion into 40-year bonds at 9 percent interest, including an additional one trillion naira loan to the government from the bank. Economists say Nigeria’s government is spending more…

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