January 22 2004 ValKiri has been in charge of cer

first_imgJanuary 22, 2004ValKiri has been in charge of ceramic tiles production in the Arcosanti Ceramics Studio since 1999. One of her recent projects was to make tiles as signs for the public bathrooms in the East Crescent, Unit 8, and at the ceramics apse location.[Photo & Text: aa] The tiles are in place. Color behind the tile matches the color of the door to each bathroom.[Photo & Text: aa] The sign for the handicap accessible bathroom at the ceramics apse.[Photo & Text: aa]last_img

French commercial broadcaster M6 Group will tomorr

first_imgFrench commercial broadcaster M6 Group will tomorrow launch four online TV channels on its 6play app.The four new channels on 6play are Styles, focusing on fashion and beauty, Stories, comprising television movies, Comic, a comedy channel and Crazy Kitchen, covering cooking.Valéry Gerfaud, CEO of M6 Web, said that the ambition for 6play is to give TV viewers the possibility of consuming the huge amount TV content available online and outside the existing seven-day catch-up window.Contnet on the channels has previously appeared on M6 Group channels M6, W9 and 6ter.The channels will be free to view and financed by advertising. Gerfaud said that the group would market the fact that it is delivering a premium audience within a branded environment.6play attracts 10 million unique users a month. M6 said it could add more new channels in the future.last_img read more

Spains Movistar TV has secured exclusive rights t

first_imgSpain’s Movistar TV has secured exclusive rights to Euro 2016 and the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches over the next four years.UEFA has awarded Telefónica-owned IPTV service provider Movistar TV the exclusive rights to qualifying matches for the Euro 2016 competition in France, as well as rights to qualifying matches of European teams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.From September, Movistar TV will air the matches on a new dedicated international football channel.The qualifying matches for European teams will join the main club competitions that were already offered on Movistar TV, such as the Liga BBVA, the Champions League and the Europa League.Movistar TV already offers two theme channels dedicated to sports, Movistar MotoGP and Movistar F1, where motor racing fans can enjoy more than 30 hours of live broadcasts from each Grand Prix and six HD channels to choose from during each race.Separately, UEFA has awarded the French rights to the Europa League football tournament for the 2015-18 seasons to the existing rightsholders BeIN Sports and M6 Group.M6-owned digital channel W9 will have the first choice of matches on each competition day from the group stages to the final, with a total of 15 matches to be viewed live an unencrypted.Al Jazeera-owned BeIN Sports will hold rights to show all competition matches – 205 in total including the rights to co-broadcast the matches aired by W9.W9 will also continue to air its 100% Foot magazine programme with post-match highlights from each day’s matches.last_img read more

Moviment Graffitti appeals approved Burmarrad ODZ fuel station

first_imgIn a statement on Tuesday, Moviment Graffitti explained its reasoning behind the appeal, saying that the PA Board has shown disregard for the policies regulating development in Malta.Citing the 2015 Fuel Service Station Policy, Moviment Graffitti said that it “clearly specifies that fuel stations are not to be relocated on good agricultural land”. Further Moviment Graffitti pointed out that while the policy states that fuel stations shall not have footprint which exceeds 3,000m², the approved fuel station’s size is 3,700m².The NGO listed a number of grounds on which it is appealing the decision.WhatsApp <a href=’http://revive.newsbook.com.mt/www/delivery/ck.php?n=ab2c8853&amp;cb={random}’ target=’_blank’><img src=’https://revive.newsbook.com.mt/www/delivery/avw.php?zoneid=97&amp;cb={random}&amp;n=ab2c8853&amp;ct0={clickurl_enc}’ border=’0′ alt=” /></a> SharePrintcenter_img Moviment Graffitti filed an appeal in front of the Environment and Planning Review Tribunal against the Planning Authority’s decision to approve a fuel station on land designated as out-of-development zone.The Planning Authority board approved the application in question in April, where a fuel pump will be relocated on 3,700m² agricultural land. In addition to the fuel station, the development also includes a number of retail facilities.last_img read more

URA Launches Online Card Swiping Tax Payment System

first_imgAdvertisement Tax governing body, the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has struck a partnership with the United Bank of Africa (UBA) to unveil an online and Point of Sale (card swiping) tax payment method through Visas and Master Cards.The service which is the first of its kind in East Africa will enable tax payers access services in a faster, easier and more convenient way. It’s also expected to improve Uganda’s World Bank rating of ease of doing business.The solution gives the taxpayer ability to register a payment on URA’s portal and complete the payment on the bank’s portal. It allows the tax payer to use any visa for both online and swipe irrespective of the Bank that issued it. – Advertisement – The development comes barely a month after the Authority introduced Regional Electronic Cargo Tracking System which was rolled out in February this year.The system tracks cargo on transit from end to end (port to destination) including satellite monitoring with rapid response units meant to eliminate non-tariff barriers in order to reduce transit times as well as reduce the cost of doing business.URA Commissioner General, Doris Akol demonstrating the functionality of the new tax payment platform during the launch. (Photo by: URA)According to URA officials, the systems will go a long way in eliminating unnecessary costs incurred in payment of taxes.[related-posts]In her remarks, URA Commissioner General, Doris Akol said that the method will give URA the capacity to be a single government payment window that will administer local government and petroleum revenues.“This will also give URA the capacity to collect tax and no-tax revenues for central government, including fees from Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs),” she said.last_img read more