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#VOA. | Infrastructure Successes Have Transformed America, Can Biden’s Plan do the Same?

Congress appears poised to pass a bipartisan, $1 trillion plan that would be the largest federal investment in infrastructure in more than a decade. History shows that investing in infrastructure can transform the United States, changing how Americans move, bolstering economic prosperity, and significantly improving the health and quality of …

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Expansion Plan by World’s Largest Contract Chipmaker Won’t Ease Global Shortage: Experts | Voice of America ~ #VoA:

TAIPEI – Plans by the world’s largest contract chipmaker for a record $100 billion capacity expansion will just mildly dent a growing worldwide shortage of semiconductors for gear such as high-speed notebook computers, 5G smartphones and newer vehicles, tech experts believe. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. said in an April 1 …

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About 50% of Nigerians plan to get vaccinated, authorities say ~ #REUTERS:

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ghana, already high before the pandemic, has increased sharply with the arrival of Covid-19. In particular, the closure of schools for 10 months, one of the longest in Africa. Gifty Nuako, just over 18, was 17 when she got pregnant in December. In the …

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UN wants plan to fight intercommunal violence in Sahel ~ #AFP:

The UN Security Council on Wednesday adopted a declaration calling on its secretary general “to study the feasibility of a joint civilian project” between its mission for West Africa and the Sahel with regional organizations in order to to better fight against intercommunal violence. In this text written by two …

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