KCS-content OMAN’S Renaissance Services was yesterday forced to pull its £1bn London flotation of Topaz Energy after investors failed to show enough appetite for the shares.The banks were due to price the issue before lunch-time but did not do so after it became clear things were not going as planned.“Renaissance has a firm sense of what the business is worth and feels that it will get the valuation it wants at some time in the future,” said one banking source.Topaz, a Dubai-based oilfield services company, was due to raise £311m to fund expansion plans and repay its debt. Advisers expect the group to try a London issue again in the near future once markets have settled. The Danish group ISS earlier this month pulled its flotation and the French group Lagardere postponed a sale of a 20 per cent stake in Canal Plus. Wednesday 30 March 2011 8:57 pm Show Comments ▼ whatsapp Read This NextWATCH: Shohei Ohtani continues home run tear, Los Angeles Angels winSportsnautYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofChicken Bao: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofBaked Sesame Salmon: Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof Tags: NULL IPO market stunned as £1bn float pulled Share whatsapp
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Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Encourages mask wearing for all age groups to prevent being a ‘symptom-free COVID-radioactive vector’ who spreads the virus among friends and familyFrom AdventHealthThursday morning on the AdventHealth Morning Briefing, Dr. Michael Keating, chief medical officer at AdventHealth for Children, discussed rising cases of COVID-19 among younger people in the 15-24 and 25-34 age groups.Keating suggested younger people – college students and young adults who often consider themselves healthy and invincible – have seen an increase among COVID-19 cases reported statewide. Though more younger people may be asymptomatic, he said, they could be shedding virus that infects their friends and family members.“Part of the problem with COVID is that you can be infected without being symptomatic,” Keating said. “You can be a symptom-free COVID-radioactive vector putting people at risk.”Keating said no one likes to be inconvenienced, but everyone should do what they can to help end the global pandemic. This means wearing masks, and may extend to changing holiday plans to avoid large crowds and endangering loved ones, or to refrain from trick-or-treating or hosting parties, which may not be popular to suggest.“The most American thing to do is to wear the mask,” Keating said. “It’s the most ethical thing, the most moral thing, and the kindest thing to do for our fellow human beings.” Real family taking a selfie while on vacation during COVID-19 The Anatomy of Fear TAGSAdventHealthChildrenCOVID-19Dr. Michael KeatingMasksMorning BriefingYoung Adults Previous articleNextdoor has made being a nosy neighbor socially acceptableNext articleFlorida to conduct ‘additional reviews’ of COVID-19 death toll Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Please enter your name here Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Please enter your comment! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here
Year: Architects: ES-arch Year Completion year of this architecture project Houses CopyHouses•Madesimo, Italy “COPY” CopyAbout this officeES-archOfficeFollowProductsWoodStoneConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesMadesimoItalyPublished on January 12, 2016Cite: “Casa FD / ES-arch” 12 Jan 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
2015 Save this picture!© Krisada Boonchaleow+ 44 Share “COPY” Photographs ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/792202/kradoan-house-thiti-ophatsodsai Clipboard Kradoan House / Thiti OphatsodsaiSave this projectSaveKradoan House / Thiti Ophatsodsai Projects CopyHouses•Bangkok, Thailand Kradoan House / Thiti Ophatsodsai Photographs: Krisada BoonchaleowCity:BangkokCountry:ThailandMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowRecommended ProductsDoorsSaliceSliding Door System – Slider S20WoodTechnowoodPergola SystemsDoorsVitrocsaGlass Technology in Hotel BeaulacWoodParklex International S.L.Wood cladding – FacadeText description provided by the architects. Named “Kradoan house”, this residence was designed to offer “Serenity with Nature in Urban lifestyle”.Save this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowLocated in urban area of Bangkok, three-stories L- Shape house have been placed at the corner of the 200 sq.m. land area, to embrace 9 meters height “Kradoan Tree” (Thai name of Tummy-wood, Careya arborea Roxb.) which is the main focal point of every area in this house.Save this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowFull height windows was introduce to all the main living area and bedrooms to create connection between indoor and outdoor space, while kitchen and bathrooms was located at the back side (South and West) of the house. South and west elevation were designed as solid double layer brick wall with small windows to minimize heat transfer from direct sunlight.Save this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowCombined the main living room and dining area with full height window at both side to invite natural light and ventilation to the space. Also facing the garden, these area are ideally suited gathering area for friends and family.Save this picture!Plan 1Save this picture!Plan 2Double height space light well at entrance area create vertical visual connection between 1st floor to Master bedroom at 2nd floor, also bring natural light from above to dining area. Master bedroom at 2nd floor with 3.30 m. height frameless glazed walls are angled to take in the best views of the Kradoan tree.Save this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowSave this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowExtra size Master bathroom also integrated with small green area with natural light and ventilation while still keep privacy when open the full height window. Blooming Orange Jessamine fragrance in the morning make this room to be another area to spend relaxing time.Save this picture!SectionIn order to create relax feeling at home, all the interior design concept was to keep everything simple and easy for maintenance. While Exterior appearance look modern, furniture selection and interior finishing attempt to bring natural touch and cozy feeling to the space, such as real teak dining table, leather covered sofa, timber flooring, wood veneer cabinet, etc.Save this picture!© Krisada BoonchaleowProject gallerySee allShow lessBase – Center For Culture And Creativity / Onsite StudioSelected ProjectsEurogida Factory Administrative Building / Öney ArchitectureSelected Projects Share Architects: Thiti Ophatsodsai Area Area of this architecture project ArchDaily Year: Thailand Area: 250 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/792202/kradoan-house-thiti-ophatsodsai Clipboard “COPY” CopyAbout this officeThiti OphatsodsaiOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesBangkokThailandPublished on August 06, 2016Cite: “Kradoan House / Thiti Ophatsodsai” 05 Aug 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Architects: Stevens Lawson Architects Area Area of this architecture project Projects Houses New Zealand Te Kaitaka / Stevens Lawson Architects “COPY” Nicholas Stevens, Gary Lawson ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/892179/te-kaitaka-stevens-lawson-architects Clipboard “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/892179/te-kaitaka-stevens-lawson-architects Clipboard ArchDaily Te Kaitaka / Stevens Lawson ArchitectsSave this projectSaveTe Kaitaka / Stevens Lawson Architects Save this picture!© Mark SmithRecommended ProductsPorcelain StonewareApavisaFloor Tiles – RegenerationWoodSculptformTimber Click-on BattensPorcelain StonewareCeramiche KeopeCeramic Tiles – BackWindowsLibartVertical Retracting Doors & WindowsText description provided by the architects. Te Kaitaka is nestled amongst the tussock covered hills of Roy’s Peninsula on the shores of Lake Wanaka, in the South Island of New Zealand. It is situated on the edge of Te Wahipounamu / Southwest New Zealand World Heritage Area and Mt Aspiring National Park. The area is renowned for its dramatic landscape with large valleys, carved out by ancient glaciers, dissecting high mountain ranges. It is also a Mecca for outdoor leisure activities including hiking, fishing, and boating in summer and skiing in winter.Save this picture!© Mark SmithOur approach was to investigate an architectural language in conversation with the natural environment and local building traditions. Abstracted triangulated geometries and origami-like folds and cuts were employed to create a sculptural form that related strongly to the alpine landscape. This was articulated with reference to the forms and textures of the vernacular timber woolsheds of the area.Save this picture!© Mark SmithSave this picture!Floor PlansSave this picture!© Mark SmithLocal planning rules required a building platform that was no greater than 25 meters square. Our design process started with a square piece of paper. It was tilted to create a roof plane that mirrored the slope of the land, then trimmed to fit the undulating landform and to create courtyards to the east and west. The roof plane was sliced on the angle and folded up to form sky-lights, the edges were folded down to form walls enclosing the space within.Save this picture!© Mark SmithIn Maori culture, the cloak, Te Kaitaka, is a potent symbol of shelter and nurture. A skin of natural cedar cloaks the raw concrete structure, analogous to the tussock draped over the rocky landscape. The weathered camouflage exterior gives way to a cave-like interior, the concrete and stone mass providing a sense of protection from the power of the landscape and the extreme regional climate. This is an intriguing but satisfying reversal of the orthodox material schema of concrete exterior and timber interior.Save this picture!© Mark SmithThe central living area comprises a series of diagonally interlocking spaces which culminate in a cavernous aperture which is carved through to the upper floor, creating a sense of connectedness and spatial fluidity. Shafts of winter sunlight penetrate deep into space through raised angular skylights and deep framed windows, evoking an almost spiritual atmosphere. The roof plane dips low, forming a sheltered verandah space, framing views to the lake and mountains.Save this picture!© Mark SmithThe materiality of the building has a tactility and earthy sensuality expressed by the textured concrete walls, rough-hewn schist floors, and bandsawn oiled timber ceilings. A subtle scent of cedar permeates the space. The building is enriched by handcrafted detailing and has been assembled with the skill and precision of a furniture maker. This house is a sanctuary for our clients, their family, and friends. Although generous in its proportions and theatrical in its expression it is also an intimate and sociable home with a sense of informality and an atmosphere of serenity. As a sculptural object within the landscape enfolding a rich interior experience, this house evokes a profound sense of place.Save this picture!© Mark SmithProject gallerySee allShow lessHikari House / Pranala AssociatesSelected ProjectsCanteen for Rohde & Schwarz / landau+kindelbacher Architekten InnenarchitektenSelected Projects Share Area: 589 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Lead Architects: Manufacturers: Autex, DRYDEN, GIB, HERMPAC, COWDROY, FIRTH, JAYDEX Photographs: Mark Smith Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project CopyHouses•New Zealand Year: Photographs Save this picture!© Mark Smith+ 22Curated by María Francisca González Share 2010 CopyAbout this officeStevens Lawson ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsWoodConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesNew ZealandPublished on April 10, 2018Cite: “Te Kaitaka / Stevens Lawson Architects” 10 Apr 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
2018 Photographs: Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone India Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Area: 10000 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project Orchard House / DADA PartnersSave this projectSaveOrchard House / DADA Partners Orchard House / DADA Partners ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/903196/orchard-house-dada-partners Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/903196/orchard-house-dada-partners Clipboard “COPY” India Save this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone India+ 30Curated by Fernanda Castro Share CopyHouses•New Delhi, India Architects: DADA Partners Area Area of this architecture project “COPY” Projects Houses Photographs Manufacturers: Amit marbles, Jindal Steel, Modifloat Glass, Nerolac, RregattaexportsSave this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone IndiaRecommended ProductsWindowsKalwall®Facades – Window ReplacementsDoorsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Sliding Door – Rabel 62 Slim Super ThermalDoorsdormakabaEntrance Doors – Revolving Door 4000 SeriesWoodLunawoodThermowood FacadesText description provided by the architects. Set in a dense grid of mature mango trees, the project reflects the dichotomy of respecting the territory belonging to the tree trunks and it’s foliage along inscribing our own rhythm on the ground plane. While the property is almost an acre in size, the building is firmly set towards the south-west corner. This was to satisfy vastu edicts and to preserving the rest of the orchard as a permanent green. Within this compressed canvas, the seemingly sporadic clumping of mango trees defines the location of the multiple interconnected open courts that would eventually act as a vessel for the trees. The northern front face of the house is uncharacteristically eroded and is instead defined by the tartan grid of the three open courts. The driveway or arrival court occupies the central space, the treed courtyard to the west and the pool court on the east. Save this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone IndiaA series of stone clad walls are used a design tool to not only spatially define the three courts but also to engage directly with the building. Clad in rough Kurnoor grey sandstone the monochromatic walls scrape just below the tree canopy level and act as a sombre backdrop to the dark, sinuous, mango tree trunks. Viewed from the open courts these walls; as if acting like a folly; manage to extend the built experience and elude any clear understanding of the buildings scale or extent.Save this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone IndiaPerhaps their primary significance is in establishing multiple thresholds for the visitors. The foremost east-west wall along with another one just to it’s south; both punctuated in the centre; pair up to create a narrow labyrinth like open aisle offering a glimpse (and access to) the pool and courtyard on either ends. As one crosses the second wall, it brings the visitor to an intimate entry portico with the front door of the house tucked to the right. The entry lobby opens up unreserved views of the court with tree and the folds of the house beyond. A colonnaded gallery connects to the drawing room and then leads to the family room in the center of the house. Two bedroom suites are located in the more private block west of the central court. Set within the central block, a linear staircase ascends a double height sunlight space and lands at the upper family lounge with views of the tree canopy.Save this picture!PlanOn either side of the central block are the bedroom suites, each with framed views of the landscaped plot.Save this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone IndiaThe two north facing bedrooms terminate in animated terraces that seem to project outwards into the landscape. These are then screened in sleek pivoted wooden louvered panels that provide sense of privacy and help filter the summer sun. A consistent tectonic of steel, timber, glass, and stone, along with grey coloured walls seem nestled within the deep colored trunks and leaves of the orchard.Save this picture!© Ranjan Sharma / Lightzone IndiaProject gallerySee allShow lessHouse NO.20; Order in Chaos / White Cube AtelierSelected ProjectsKLOEM Hostel / IF (Integrated Field)Selected Projects Share ArchDaily Year: CopyAbout this officeDADA PartnersOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesNew DelhiIndiaPublished on October 05, 2018Cite: “Orchard House / DADA Partners” 05 Oct 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
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Supporters of former Brazilian President President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva protest in Sao Paulo.An appeals court in Porto Alegre, Brazil, upheld 3 to 0 a judgment for alleged corruption against former President Luis Ignacio “Lula” da Silva on Jan. 24, while thousands of Lula’s supporters protested there and in other Brazilian cities. The court even extended his sentence from 9 1/2 to 12 years in prison.Not only Lula’s Workers Party (PT), but also the Landless Movement and its leader João Pedro Stédile, the Communist Party of Brazil and the newspaper Brasil de Fato condemned the original trial and now the Jan. 24 decision as politically motivated. Intellectuals from around Latin America and the world signed a petition exposing the political nature of the trial.Lula had more than 40 percent support in polls on the presidential election scheduled for next Oct. 7, much more than any of the other candidates. The current right-wing president, Michel Temer, who was put in office by an impeachment coup, has barely more than an 8 percent approval rating. Lula would likely win the election if he can run.Lula’s supporters, who include many but not all left parties and movements in the biggest South American country, consider the ruling to be a partisan political judgment aimed at stopping Lula and the PT from winning the October presidential election. While he still has the possibility of appealing or outflanking the court’s decision, it throws up an enormous obstacle.Lula was president from 2001 to 2008, followed by Dilma Rousseff from 2009 until she was ousted by a political coup in May 2016, thinly disguised as an impeachment for misuse of government funds. Although no solid evidence was presented against Rousseff, the Senate voted 55 to 22 to impeach her.Brazil’s economy and politicsLula was president at a time when the Brazilian economy was growing and Brazil’s raw materials could be sold at high prices on the world market. His government was therefore able to use available funds to help tens of millions of extremely poor Brazilians, mostly from the North and Northeast, to achieve an adequate standard of living.In other words, his policies rescued millions from starvation. This made the PT government popular among workers, especially in the poorer states.But Lula could do this while still satisfying Brazilian big business, which was growing. Rousseff’s presidency took place under more difficult conditions for Brazil, especially after the 2008-09 collapse of the world capitalist economy led to much lower prices for raw materials and curtailed growth.Rousseff’s administration made more concessions to the neoliberal rich of Brazil, which cost her government support among its working-class base. Despite the PT’s concessions, the Brazilian oligarchy treated the PT and its leaders as obstacles to its exploitation of the people and the environment.Temer’s government has been cutting social security for workers and retirees, weakening employment rights for workers, opening up Brazil’s interior and seabed for exploitation, and reducing government controls on business.Many of the members of the Brazilian Congress are under investigation for corruption — no surprise for any country where capitalism runs rampant. However, in Brazil the ruling class is attempting to use the judiciary to direct corruption charges against the PT and others on the left. This even has a name: “lawfare,” the combination of law and warfare.Washington is much more comfortable with politicians like Temer, who has been accused of collaborating with the CIA and other neoliberals. The PT leaders, including Lula, have been more protective of Brazilian sovereignty and have friendlier relations with Cuba, Venezuela and other countries that challenge U.S. hegemony in the hemisphere.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare this