Catholic Economy

The Philippines vaccinated 7.6 million people in 3 days. Duterte demands even more

On November 29, health workers prepare COVID-19 vaccines at a colosseum on the outskirts of Manila, as part of a 3-day mass vaccination campaign launched by the government. It was one of 8,000 vaccination centers set up during the trip. (Ted Aljibe / AFP via Getty Images) The Philippine government, …

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South African Perspective: Vaccination – An Act of Love

Source: Jesuit Institute South Africa It is encouraging to see that finally (albeit belatedly) there is a significant increase in the uptake of vaccination, spurred perhaps in part by President Ramaphosa’s speech or the recognition that cases are increasing extremely quickly with the spread of the new Omicron variant. Leaving …

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Copom must maintain its strategy and increase Selic by 1.5 points; Analysts differ in the following stages

The final decision for 2021 will be announced by the Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) next Wednesday (8), resulting in an almost unanimous consensus for a 1.5 percentage point increase in Selic, closing 2021 at 9.25% per year . If, on the one hand, current inflation remains under strong pressure, on …

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Brazilian stock market on course for worst global performance in 2021

Investor moods have mostly turned in the last three months, after the expected recovery in the domestic economy failed to materialize (Photo: REUTERS / Andrew Kelly) A sharp deterioration in the fundamentals of the Brazilian economy paved the way for the Brazilian stock market to end the year in the …

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Church is not as engaged in economic pastoral work 35 years later, panelists say – Catholic Philly

By Mark Pattison • Catholic News Service • Posted on November 29, 2021 WASHINGTON (CNS) – The American bishops’ pastoral letter “Economic Justice for All” turned 35 in November, but some panelists said at a November 22 forum to mark the anniversary of pastoral, its publication seems much older. “These …

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Israel to ban entry of foreigners from all countries on omicron

How Zayed Award for Human Fraternity Amplifies Open-Minded Voices of All Religions and Cultures DUBAI: Pope Francis, head of the Roman Catholic Church, delivered a message of hope and tolerance during a recent meeting in the Vatican with the selection committee for the Zayed Prize for Human Fraternity 2022. “We …

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Italy and France sign “historic” treaty

Published on: 11/26/2021 – 11:34Amended: 11/26/2021 – 11:33 Rome (AFP) – France and Italy on Friday drew a line on recent tensions and signed a new treaty to formalize their relations, against the backdrop of a changing European Union. French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi put …

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Broad support for physician-assisted dying ahead of controversial bill passed

Resolve director Jim Reed said the results showed voters “are at the very least giving Perrottet a fair chance to prove himself before passing judgment.” “He does not yet have the familiarity or reputation of Berejiklian, but he has maintained his lead in votes for the past two months and …

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Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan dies at 90

SEOUL (Reuters) – Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan, whose iron-fisted rule over the country following a 1979 military coup sparked massive protests for democracy, died on Tuesday at the age of 90, his former press secretary said. Chun suffered from multiple myeloma, a cancer of the blood in remission, …

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Human rights begin in the womb

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Editor’s Note: The following column first appeared in Catholic New York – America’s largest Catholic newspaper. Everyone seems to bemoan the division in our society today – in politics, culture, schools, even within our beloved Church. One thing that seems to unite …

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EESC Connecting EU seminar on health, social Europe and democracy is a great success in Lisbon

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) hopes that its seminar, which focused on some of the most pressing issues facing Europeans today, will encourage citizens to share their ideas and concerns about space by line of the Conference on the Future of Europe, which will make it a genuine …

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Economic crisis “could fuel extremism in Afghanistan”

Afghanistan’s deep economic crisis threatens to increase the “risk of extremism” in the region, a senior UN official has warned. The war-ravaged country stands on the brink of humanitarian catastrophe as foreign assets and monetary aid remain frozen after the Taliban returned to power in August. UN envoy to Afghanistan …

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Opioid epidemic challenges even the most resilient communities

Small towns faced it all and overcame all kinds of struggles, until the opioid epidemic set in. I grew up in a wonderful town called St Marys, Pennsylvania. St Marys was founded in 1842 as a German Catholic colony by hardy people who left Germany to escape religious persecution. They …

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Thank Biden for his service

Let’s see if I understood correctly: 5.8 million jobs were added to the economy this year, including 531,000 last month. Unemployment fell to 4.6%. COVID-19 vaccinations for American children are underway; around 28 million children aged 5 to 11 can be protected. Meanwhile, the 90-day average of cases and deaths …

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SCOTUS allows trans man to sue Catholic hospital

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 election in your district and across New York Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, and Neil Gorsuch urge the court to extend the free exercise clause by recognizing a general right of …

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Sindtanque-MG will not participate in any 1st demonstrations

The Federation of Carriers of Fuels and Derivatives of Minas Gerais (Sindtanque-MG) has indicated that it will not participate in the truckers’ strike scheduled for November 1. (Photo: National Transport Command) The Federation of Transporters of Fuels and Petroleum Derivatives of the State of Minas Gerais (Sindtanque-MG), announced on Friday …

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Christians welcome coup in Guinea …… | News and reports

In 63 years of independence, Guinea has had three presidents. Last month, the West African nation suffered its third coup. This time, says the local Christian minority, their French-speaking country might do it right. “Alpha Condé cannot come back,” said Etienne Leno, pastor of the Christian and Missionary Alliance (CMA). …

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Universal Basic Income, Green Policy and “Zero-COVID” Proposed at Vatican Conference on Europe | Catholic National Register

VATICAN CITY – The Vatican this week hosted a conference that brought together a number of politicians, business leaders and economists, many of whom are diametrically opposed to the teaching of the Church, to propose ” comprehensive solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic and the climate crisis ”. The organizers of …

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Pope Francis: Do not confuse utility and happiness

Pope hosts lunch for the homeless in Vatican – June 2020 Source: Vatican News The Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences is organizing a meeting from October 3 to 4 entitled: “Caritas, social friendship and the end of poverty: science and ethics of happiness”. The event opened today with a message …

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Respecting human life, fighting for peace, the task of the Nigerian bishops – :::… The Tide News Online :::…

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) zoned the office of the national president to the north, just as the party described the six years of President Mohammadu Buhari’s administration as the worst in the country’s history.The party did not announce its decision on the presidency, vice-presidency or other executive and legislative …

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Uber launches driver retirement plans in UK

In March, Uber reclassified more than 70,000 drivers in the UK as workers after the country’s court ruling (Image: REUTERS / Brendan McDermi / File Photo) A Uber Technologies Begin to implement the provision of pension schemes for drivers in UK, Months later, they were forced to grant labor rights …

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Epidemiological effect: lower consumption leads to lower prices for services even with higher inflation; See the articles that dropped the most

In total, ten departments recorded a decline in their order book between January and August of this year (see table below), Refer to data from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), which is responsible for calculating the Consumer Price Index (IPCA), the official indicator of inflation in Brazil. …

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Blow a raspberry on French democracy

On his way to be the first president of the Fifth Republic to visit the Catholic sanctuary of Lourdes in mid-July, Macron spoke of “the handful of rules that I made on Monday” July 12. The visit was part of his desire to garner the voices of the Catholic right, …

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NJPN Conference: Framing the Global Crisis

Captioned “Integrating Ecological and Economic Change”, this insightful talk was given at the National Network for Justice and Peace’s annual conference on July 24. Mark Rotherham is a Lancaster-based film and media producer with extensive experience teaching ecology. He works closely with the Lee House Center for Mission Awareness in …

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Mandatory jab call for health workers

The national cabinet is urged to make vaccinations mandatory for all hospital staff and create a deployment plan to ensure that each worker has a date in their agenda to receive a vaccine. The call came as NSW reported 105 more cases on Sunday, as well as the death of …

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Construction spending fell 0.3% in May as housing slows

WASHINGTON – Construction spending fell 0.3% in May. Growth in housing, the best performing economy, has slowed as activity in areas most directly affected by the pandemic has shown further weakness. The Commerce Department reported Thursday that May’s drop followed a slight 0.1% increase in April and left overall construction …

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Author to talk about cod fishing in the 17th century

Maine’s First Ship and the Kennebec Estuary Land Trust will host a conference on 17th-century cod fishing at 1 p.m. on July 1 with author and historian Mike Dekker. Registration required for in-person or virtual participation. Contribution photo BATH – Maine’s First Ship and the Kennebec Estuary Land Trust will …

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