Margaret Nolan Dies, Bond Girl and Goldfinger Model Was 76

Margaret Nolan, the actress and model who appeared in the classic James Bond movie Goldfinger, has passed away. The news was broken on Sunday by filmmaker Edgar Wright, who’d recently cast the actress in what would become her final movie role. Her son, Oscar Deeks, has since confirmed her passing to Variety, though a cause of death still hasn’t been revealed. She was 76 years old.

“It’s my sad duty to report that actress and artist, the magnificent Margaret Nolan has passed

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Judge sets bond at $2 million for men accused of killing Euclid mother, fashion model

EUCLID, Ohio – A municipal judge set $2 million bonds for the two men accused of killing a mother and fashion model from Euclid.

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Daylonta Jones, 20 and Curtis Gatheright, 21 are both being held in the Cuyahoga County Jail as their case is presented to a grand jury. Both men face murder charges in the Oct. 1 death of Shalaymiah Moore who was shot in the back and shoulder in what police have said was an attempted robbery.

Gatheright’s bond was set on Monday at his initial hearing, and Jones was set on Wednesday.

The shooting happened about 3:15 a.m. last Friday on Lakeshore Boulevard just west of East 210th Street, according to Euclid police.

Jones preliminary hearing is set for Oct. 13 at 9:00 a.m. Gatheright’s is scheduled for the same day at 2:00 p.m. The hearings will be more

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Rostelecom announces RUB 10 bln Bond placement Coupon rate set at 6.3% per annum

Rostelecom announces RUB 10 bln Bond placement
Coupon rate set at 6.3% per annum

Moscow, Russia – October 7, 2020 – Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces the placement of its 002P-05R* series bonds at a coupon rate of 6.3% per annum. The bonds have a total nominal value of RUB 10 billion, maturity of 5 years and a nominal value of RUB 1,000 each. The 002P-05R series Rostelecom bonds are expected to be placed on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX) on 14.10.2020.

Funds raised from the bond placement are expected to be used for refinancing purposes. The lead arranger of the offering is Region broker.

Sergei Anokhin, Senior VP and CFO of Rostelecom:

“Management reiterates our major goal of maintaining a comfortable debt structure by increasing the cheaper, long-term debt portion of our debt portfolio. It is clear there

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The Wedding Present announce album of James Bond theme song covers to benefit CALM

Not From Where I’m Standing will see The Wedding Present (and former members) cover 20 James Bond theme songs to raise money for CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably).

Speaking about the project, The Wedding Present’s David Gedge said, “Where do ideas like this come from? Well, I can tell you that this one was born during a soundcheck in New Zealand, in 2013, when the band were playing around with the main melody of the classic Bond theme “You Only Live Twice”.”

Gedge adds, “And then came another idea. Each of the artists on this proposed compilation would be required to have a physical connection to Cinerama or The Wedding Present. I liked the unifying feel of that. I suppose it appealed to the collector in me. None of the artists I approached asked for payment for their track and so the obvious thing to do was to make this

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A Legacy of Style: Chelsea Chau-Kuok On Her Mother-Daughter Fashion Bond

Shopping adventures

The mother-daughter duo are frequently seen together at exclusive events, including runway shows and cocktail parties. But Chau-Kuok’s most memorable fashion moments with her mother are their shopping trips to destinations like Tokyo, New York and Marrakech, the latter being where Chau-Kuok celebrated her marriage to Kuok. The couple hosted a lavish event for 100 guests in May 2017 where ChauKuok wore no less than six fabulous gowns.

Shopping for her wedding looks was an event in itself for her and her mother, who travelled around the world to the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and, finally, to couturier Ashi Studio in Beirut, Lebanon, where she found an embroidered coat and gown that she wore for both her Hong Kong wedding, a lavish ceremony for 700 guests at Sevva, and her Marrakech nuptials.

“As soon as I saw the dress, I knew,” says Chau-Kuok. “I’m a very

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SCB to pioneer in issuing 850C zero-coupon bond

The zero-coupon bond will open up alternate investment avenues for corporates and individuals

Standard Chartered Bangladesh (SCB) is set to become the first foreign bank to issue a zero-coupon bond in Bangladesh, an important feat in the development of the country’s debt capital market.

The bank has received all the regulatory approvals for issuing Tk850 crore zero-coupon bonds, according to a press release.

The zero-coupon bond will open up alternate investment avenues for corporates and individuals.

With this offering, the bank is leveraging strong investor confidence in its strategy and outlook, and the quality of its financial position to increase its liquidity, the release added.

Naser Ezaz Bijoy, chief executive officer, Standard Chartered Bangladesh, said: “As a trusted and reliable issuer with a ‘AAA’ credit rating for over a decade, we believe our offering will support the development of Bangladesh’s capital market on one hand, while offering depositors a new

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Thailand and Middle East Jewelry Trade: Strengthening the Bond

Panot Punyahotra, DITP Director of the Thai Trade Centre in Dubai
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Thai Trade Centre Dubai, under The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Thailand Ministry of Commerce in partner with The New Jewellery International Group hosted a webinar recently titled, Thailand and Middle East Jewelry Trade: Strengthening the Bond.

Moderated by Chandu Siroya, Vice Chairman of Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group and Managing Director of Siroya Jewels, the webinar featured keynote speakers from Thailand and the Middle East. Dubai Gold and Jewelry Group (DGJG) has long and cordial relationship with Thai jewelry industry and also continuously supports DITP in various activities over these years.

Panot Punyahotra, DITP Director of the Thai Trade Centre in Dubai, opened the webinar by commenting on the special relationship between Thailand and the UAE. The two countries are celebrating 45 years of diplomatic relations.

Punyahotra said, “The UAE is the number one

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