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Judge suspends US company that challenged outsourcing reform
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Judge suspends US company that challenged outsourcing reform

Mexico City.- A federal judge granted the first provisional suspension against the reform in the matter of labor subcontracting, also called outsourcing, a precautionary measure that will benefit a US company for the time being.María del Carmen Leticia Hernández Guerrero, First District Judge in Civil and Labor Matters based in Nuevo León, granted the suspension to the Mary Kay company, which challenged the reform that regulates outsourcing.The company may, for the time being, continue with subcontracting with the rules in force before the reform.The company requested the suspension of the Decree amending, adding and repealing various provisions of the Federal Labor Law, Social Security Law, Law of the Institute of the National Housing Fund for Workers, the Federal Tax Code, Income Tax Law...
Panama close to reaching the goal of 30% protection of its underwater areas
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Panama close to reaching the goal of 30% protection of its underwater areas

Panama supports strategies from climate diplomacy directed to to protect Y restore the oceans, and within that framework, in exactly one week, it will reach the half of 30% from protection his underwater areasPanamanian Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes said at the UN on Tuesday.On June 8, International Day of the Oceans, Panama will achieve this goal in ccompliance advance of international agreements against him climate changeMouynes pointed out during his intervention in the "High Level Thematic Debate: Underwater life, towards an ocean free of pollution, protected and resistant to the climate". Panama I know will unite thus to the "select" group of countries with al less the 30 % of protected marine area"When deciding to expand the limits of the Managed Resources Area of ​​the Coiba unde...
Judge denies protection to release AHMSA and Minera del Norte accounts: UIF
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Judge denies protection to release AHMSA and Minera del Norte accounts: UIF

A judge from Coahuila denied companies Altos Hornos de México (AHMSA) and its subsidiary Minera del Norte obtain a protection against the blocking of their bank accounts, so they will continue on the list of blocked people, reported the Financial Intelligence Unit.The FIU belonging to the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP), reported that the fourth District Court in the State of Coahuila notified that Altos Hornos de México was denied protection as well as the company Minera del Norte, against their inclusion on the list of blocked persons (blocking of their bank accounts) carried out by the FIU.The FIU demonstrated that it ordered the immobilization of bank accounts as a precautionary measure related to compliance with international commitments assumed by the country, as well as...
Federal Court denies Tomás Zerón amparo to request a copy of the investigation folder
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Federal Court denies Tomás Zerón amparo to request a copy of the investigation folder

Mexico City.- A Federal Court refused to protect the former director of the Criminal Investigation Agency (AIC), of the then Attorney General's Office (PGR), Tomás Zerón de Lucio, who seeks to obtain copies of the investigation folder that was prosecuted against him and from which the arrest warrant derived for the crimes of forced disappearance, torture and against the administration of justice, in the Ayotzinapa caseThe defense of the former official requested a copy and reports of each and every one of the records and records that led to the issuance of the arrest warrant., issued by Alberto Torres Villanueva, control judge of the Federal Criminal Justice Center in the Oriente prison, derived from the investigation folder FED / SDHPDSC / OI-GRO / 0000804/2019.However, the Office of the ...
Covid-19: Israeli study indicates 95% protection for Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine
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Covid-19: Israeli study indicates 95% protection for Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

A study by the Israeli Ministry of Health, the country in the world with the highest percentage of the population vaccinated against covid-19, suggests that two doses of the Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine provide 95 percent protection. An analysis of evolution data from covid-19 in Israel published this Wednesday in the scientific journal The Lancet points to a vaccine effectiveness rate of 95.3% for people over 16 years of age in preventing infection seven days after take the second dose. The second dose of the vaccine also provides 96.7% protection against fatal cases of covid-19, 97% protection against symptomatic infection and 91.5% protection against asymptomatic infection. Two weeks after inoculation with the second dose, the vaccine has a...
Britney Spears will testify in court about her legal guardianship
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Britney Spears will testify in court about her legal guardianship

Britney Spears requested to intervene before the Superior Court of Los Angeles in a hearing, scheduled for June 23, on the legal guardianship that has controlled his life for 13 years.READ ALSO: Bringing his talent to Chiriquí The singer's lawyer, Samuel Ingham, said Tuesday that Spears wishes to speak in court, something he had not done since May 10, 2019, when his statement was taken behind closed doors and nothing he said was made public.It is unknown if this summer's hearing will be organized under the same secrecy and what are the requests that the singer will present in her speech.Fifty followers of the "princess of pop" gathered on Tuesday morning in front of the Los Angeles courthouse with placards in support and messages that described as slavery the legal guardianship by which ...
Covid-19: study reveals that 95% of the elderly acquire protection after a second dose of vaccine
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Covid-19: study reveals that 95% of the elderly acquire protection after a second dose of vaccine

A study involving 146 elderly people vaccinated against covid-19 in nursing homes reveals that 95% developed antibodies after the second dose and the remaining 5% did not acquire immunity, this Tuesday was released. The study, coordinated by the Gulbenkian Institute of Science (IGC), was carried out between January and March with elderly people over 70 years old, living in four homes in the municipality of Almeirim and inoculated with the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine, which is administered in two doses. After the first dose, only 25% of the elderly generated antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, the new coronavirus that causes covid-19 respiratory disease, a percentage that rises to 95% after the second dose. The study measured antibodies against S...
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One COVID-19 Strain May 'Break Through' Pfizer Vaccine, Early Results Show

The South African coronavirus variant is better at "breaking through" the defenses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine than other forms of the virus, Israeli experts said Sunday.However, one of the authors told AFP that while the study showed the variant to be relatively successful in infecting vaccinated people, it did not provide any data on whether it could generate serious illness among vaccinees.  The study by Tel Aviv University and Clalit Health Services, Israel's largest healthcare provider, compared 400 unvaccinated people infected with COVID-19 to 400 partially or fully vaccinated people who also had the virus.According to the study, published as a draft on Saturday and currently being peer reviewed, the South African variant accounted for less than one percent of coronavirus cases i...
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How to Fix Your Phone if It Gets Water Damage (Hint, Rice Won't Help)

If you've ever gotten your phone wet in the rain, dropped it in water or spilt liquid over it, you're not alone. One study suggests 25 percent of smartphone users have damaged their smartphone with water or some other kind of liquid.  Liquid penetrating a smartphone can affect the device in several ways. It could lead to:blurry photos, if moisture gets trapped in the camera lens ruffled audio, or no audio liquid droplets under the screen an inability to charge the rusting of internal parts, or a total end to all functionality. While new phones are advertised as "water resistant", this doesn't mean they are waterproof, or totally immune to water. Water resistance just implies the device can handle some exposure to water before substantial damage occurs.Samsung Australia has long-defended i...