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Biden might have an idea ‘personally raised’ to investigate Flynn

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Biden might have an idea 'personally raised' to investigate Flynn

Former Vice-President Joe Biden appeared to “personally put forward the idea” of Michael Flynn’s investigation because of the potential violation of the unclear Logan Act during his telephone call with the then Russian Ambassador, Sergey Kislyak, according to court documents just filed Wednesday.

The previously sealed document also said that former President Barack Obama told top members of his administration that “the right person” must investigate Michael Flynn.

But FBI Director James Comey admitted at the meeting – which also involved Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates and possibly National Security Adviser Susan Rice – that Flynn’s conversation with Kislyak “seemed legitimate,” according to Washington, DC, a federal court filed a submission by Flynn’s defense attorney.

The disclosures were contained in handwritten notes prepared by disgraced former FBI agent Peter Strzok which Flynn’s lawyer called “astounding and uncontrolled evidence” in a case left by the government against former national security adviser President Trump.

Strzok’s note, which appeared to have been written on January 4, 2017, “was previously detained from General Flynn” until it was finally submitted on January 23 this year, his lawyer wrote.

A copy of the faint was partially attached to the archiving and contained annotations that said it was not classified by the FBI on the same day.

Wednesday’s four-page court filing, which was submitted in secret on January 24, was published after Wednesday’s blockbuster ruling by a federal appeals court ordering the judge in Flynn’s case to let him withdraw a guilty plea for lying to the FBI about his lies. conversation with Kislyak.

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Asked by ABC ABC’s George Stephanopoulos in the May 12 interview what he knew about Flynn’s investigation when he was vice president, Biden said, “I know nothing about the steps to investigate Michael Flynn.”

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Niteroi signs a cooperation agreement with the Portuguese village of Forgins – Niteroi City Hall

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Niteroi signs a cooperation agreement with the Portuguese village of Forgins – Niteroi City Hall

The city of Niteroi signed this Thursday (30th) the terms of cooperation with Vila de Forjães, located in the city of Esposende, in the district of Braga, in Portugal. The Portuguese village mapped a significant number of foreigners who had emigrated to Niteroi and turned to the municipality to strengthen relations between the localities. The signing, held at a virtual meeting, is part of the program dedicated to the 33rd anniversary of the erection in the village of Forhains.

According to the cooperation agreement, Niteroi and Forjães will carry out exchanges and cooperation in various ways in the fields of science and technology, economics and trade, sports, agriculture, health, education, culture and tourism, thus promoting prosperity and development. .

Niteroi Mayor Axel Grael recalled that last month, Niteroi and Braga ratified a sister city agreement, signed in fact in February this year, to create commercial partnerships and exchange information to stimulate and develop new business. The partnership also prompted Foryaes to approach the city of Niteroi with an offer to sign.

“We have taken this initiative very positively, and we will cooperate, no matter what the cost. In Niteroi we have one of the largest communities of foreigners and a very active and representative Portuguese club. I believe that Brazil and Portugal need to cooperate more and more to share experiences. This approach has a great synergistic effect and will certainly bring positive results,” he stressed.

The project management office of the Niteroi City Hall (EGP), together with the chairman of the parish meeting, will be responsible for coordinating the cooperation. Project Management Office Secretary Katherine Azevedo stressed that the activities will be developed between the municipality and the village.

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“We are promoting Niteroi’s internationalization strategy to stimulate development in various areas of the city through activities that benefit both parties and bring people together. There is a natural synergy between peoples, mainly due to the language that facilitates this exchange. During the conversations with the Forjães team, several activities were conceived, which will be detailed in the work plan,” he said.

Forhaes Parish Assembly President Carlos Manuel Gómez de Sa said that the Forhaes Parish Council is partnering with communities where people from Forhaes live. More than 10,000 Brazilians currently live in Braga, he said, and it is one of the fastest growing cities in recent years.

“Right now we are developing the Forjanenses around the World project which, of their own accord, aims to track Forjanenses expats, the community that we have in Niteroi is very important. We had many foreigners who emigrated there, highlighting the figure of Antonio Rodriguez Alves de Faria, the founder of the Companhia de Comércio e Navegação in 1909,” he specified.

Photos: Luciana Carneiro

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Celorico de Basto passed the annual internship of the Portuguese core of karate ⋆ RADIO ALTO AVE

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Celorico de Basto passed the annual internship of the Portuguese core of karate ⋆ RADIO ALTO AVE

On the weekend of 25 and 26 June, the Celorico de Basto gym was the center of the NPK internship, which, as usual, chose this municipality of Minho for its spring internship.

The internship was conducted by Master José Carvalho from Ceara, coach and national karate selector with an outstanding track record of 9 medals, the last of which was recently won in the Czech Republic at the European Karate Championships, where Joao Vieira won. gold.

It is a great honor for Celorico de Basto to have an annual internship under such an outstanding person from Celorico, as the mayor of Celorico de Basto, José Peixoto Lima, remarked: “Jose Carvalho is another outstanding person from Celorico who establishes himself at the national and international level”, and who was present in Celorico de Basto with an NPK internship, with more than 150 athletes and their families, a “karate party”.

This annual NPK karate internship has taken place in recent years in the municipality of Celorico de Basto and according to André Vieira, karate coach, this diligent visit to this municipality is due to “excellent receptivity, for being the land of master José Carvalho and for being so good hereI am.” André Vieira expressed great pride in Sensei José Carvalho:It’s important to talk about this man, he has a wonderful track record at the highest level, 9 medals, not forgetting the countless times we were in second place. He is the oldest member of the NPK, we are very proud of him and Joao Vieira, who brought gold in the last competition they participated in.“.

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Athletes who compete in high performance will start next Wednesday in Croatia to compete in the World Youth Karate League, the competition will only end in December.

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Wabi2b enters the Portuguese market

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Wabi2b enters the Portuguese market

It is the first marketplace that allows distributors and Cash & Carries to sell directly to traditional retailers in Portugal. With a presence in 30 cities around the world, it is the turn of the European market, and above all the Portuguese market, to welcome Wabi2b, a digital ecosystem that wants to digitize and modernize brick-and-mortar by connecting its channels.

With the mission of supporting local and traditional commerce, transforming their business processes and bringing them into line with the standards of the digital world, the Wabi2b online store allows retailers to have access to multiple suppliers in one store, view the entire range of products they offer. , compare prices, place all your orders at once, and enjoy platform-exclusive promotions and discounts. In other words, through innovation, Wabi2b intends to provide better and more informed decision making to expand its business.

From the supplier’s point of view, Wabi2b gives its partners full control over the work, namely in the choice of their geography of sales, in the cost and minimum cost of delivery, in the portfolio of products they represent, in prices and in deliveries. and payment receipts. In addition, this platform allows the Wabi2b commercial team to attract new customers and cover a large area.

This is a new digital sales channel with no technology investment, where the supplier receives automated performance reports with key market insights, allowing you to increase your sales team’s efficiency through better route planning and giving your teams more time to add value to them. bring in per visit, being able to direct regular sales to the platform.

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In addition, it also allows you to highlight new product launches, run promotions, and improve customer communications through marketing activities such as personalized banners and targeted push notifications.

Per Hugo Duarte, Head of da Wabi2b Portugal “The Wabi2b ecosystem is set to revolutionize traditional trading and business management practices. With this platform, consumer goods companies, suppliers and point of sale will connect for the first time in a single digital environment whose transactions will be carried out, which will reduce costs, waste, increase transparency, facilitate inventory control and better understand the business. performance. Barriers previously held back by the diversity of agents in the supply chain can now be easily overcome with a single click. The operation in Portugal was very unexpected, so our expansion plans for 2022 are ambitious.”

In this first phase, the platform has registered over 1,700 stores in Lisbon, and in June it also launched in Porto.

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