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Wagga RSL boss Andrew Bell tells ICAC he turned down Daryl Maguire’s visa scheme suggestion | The Canberra Times

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A NSW Riverina RSL chief executive has told a corruption inquiry that a visa scheme allegedly suggested by former Wagga MP Daryl Maguire felt “a bit dodgy”. Wagga Wagga RSL chief executive Andrew Bell appeared before the Independent Commission Against Corruption hearings yesterday and detailed how he came to meet alleged associates of Mr Maguire’s at Sydney Airport to discuss a proposal to accept money to host Chinese visa applicants. ICAC also heard that Wagga RSL paid almost $7250 in commissions to former Wagga restaurateur Gordon Tse, and $550 in fees to Mr Maguire’s alleged company, in return for helping deliver nearly $98,000 worth of cutlery and furniture from China. RELATED: The inquiry heard Wagga RSL and its independent caterers did not go through with the proposals outlined at the meeting, which allegedly included Mr Maguire’s business partner Phillip Elliott handing over $1000 cash as a down payment.

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How two sisters turned a mothers’ day surprise into a growing online business

How two sisters turned a mothers’ day surprise into a growing online business

Matikas Santos (Philstar.com) – September 21, 2020 – 5:51pm

MANILA, Philippines — A simple Mothers’ Day surprise by two sisters for their mom turned into a growing online business as they found a market of hungry quarantined Filipinos yearning to satisfy their cravings for sweet baked goodies.

Angelica Salac, 18, baked her mother’s favorite Brazo de Mercedes and since it was a big hit in the household, she and her sister Monica Salac, 22, got the idea to sell it online like so many others seeking additional income amid the pandemic.

“Madaming mga nagsa-start ng online business, lalo na sa food, at saka yung mga tao. nasa bahay lang so nakita namin na malaki din potential na mag-start ngayon,” Monica, an HRM graduate, told Philstar.com in an online video interview.

She has been under a no-work,

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mPhase Technologies turned profitable in Q3 on improvement in key business (OTCMKTS:XDSL)

Due to increased vacation-related queries over the last month, Travel Buddhi division of mPhase Technologies (OTCPK:XDSL +3.8%) is progressing with its white label travel solution with 60 travel agent customers already onboard during the early sign-up period and new agent customers signing each week, marking the beginning of the software as a service ((SaaS)) revenue cycle for Travel Buddhi.

New customer engagement division, CloseComms, has re-packaged and re-priced its platform in order to expand its global sales strategy by focusing on building key partnerships with brands such as Meraki, IBM, Cisco, NCR, Coca-Cola, and other international QSR partners and segment’s prices on a per location basis is expected to create an additional recurring revenue stream.

The company has paid off ~$169K convertible notes due during August 2020.

CEO Bhatnagar said, “We are already beginning to see business conditions improve, so programs and conversations that were put on hold during

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Not Just Surviving – How This 30-Year-Old Turned A Pandemic Into A Thriving Online Business

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / August 31, 2020 / Jenay Rose was fired from almost every job she ever had, except for the last one, which she quit days before her 27th birthday. Her friends and family thought she was making a mistake, walking away from a steady and safe corporate job that she had been recently promoted at. Despite working for one of the biggest brands in the world, Jenay was still unfulfilled, and she knew she had to make a change.

“I finally decided to stop pleasing everyone else (my parents, bosses, society) and decided to make myself #1. I quit my good, safe, corporate job to follow a passion for yoga,” Jenay says.

After six months of trying to “figure it out”, her savings were almost gone, and it was a real struggle to live on hourly rates from teaching yoga in LA. Unbeknownst to Jenay,

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