Some 20,000 holiday homes sought in latest drive to house Ukrainian refugees – The Irish Times

The Government is targeting 20,000 holiday homes under the latest drive to find accommodation for Ukraine war refugees amid concern that local authorities were not rising to the challenge under the previous system. More than 62,000 people fleeing the Russian invasion have arrived in the State and this is forecast to rise to 72,000 by … Read more

Big discounts equal high pressure for retailers

Shoppers walk past a sale sign as Black Friday sales begin at The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass in Simpsonville, Kentucky, November 26, 2021. Jon Cherry | Reuters Major retailers are under intense pressure to deliver on Black Friday after several of them reported a slowdown in sales heading into the do-or-die holiday shopping season. … Read more

Create the perfect homepage | Sifted

A homepage is a tool to tell potential customers, first hand, what it is you want them to know about your company. It doesn’t have to be crazy innovative to do its job; it needs to be well designed, well communicated and well presented. Stockholm-based Monika Ocieczek has designed homepages for many startups, mostly fintechs. … Read more

Bahamas reels from FTX collapse: ‘Crypto was going to be our way out’

Sam Bankman-Fried chose a slice of prime Bahamas real estate to build the new headquarters of his fast-growing cryptocurrency exchange FTX, posing with a shovel alongside the Caribbean country’s prime minister in a shared embrace of the huge potential for digital assets. Just seven months later, FTX’s spectacular collapse has sent shockwaves through an industry … Read more

Selling Sunset’s Chrishell Stause and G Flip accused of ‘publicity stunt’ kiss

Selling Sunset star Chrishell Stause is caught passionately kissing her nonbinary partner G Flip at the ARIA Awards – as Aussie fans accuse the pair of ‘putting on a show for attention’ By J. Peterson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:00 GMT, 25 November 2022 | Updated: 05:36 GMT, 25 November 2022 Selling Sunset star … Read more

Most law firms struggle to recruit and retain staff

Most law firms in the country are struggling to recruit and retain staff, according to a new report by Evelyn Partners, formally Smith & Williamson. Its 11th annual survey of law firms reveals that while most companies are seeing their revenues increase after the pandemic, many challenges remain. Staffing issues are the main concern for … Read more

28 best Black Friday video game deals at Best Buy, Amazon, and more

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn a commission. Black Friday is finally here! If you’ve already started tackling your holiday shopping to-buy lists, go ahead and keep your shopping momentum going. If you haven’t started … Read more

A Bizarre Case of Hypertension Immunity

By Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association November 24, 2022 High blood pressure almost always causes the heart to become weaker. Surprisingly, certain patients with the mutated PDE3A gene were immune to hypertension-related damage. Scientists in Berlin have been studying a strange hereditary condition that causes half the people in certain … Read more