July 14, 2011 PRLog People have realized the importance of keeping the sun from your eyes for thousands of years. Primitive versions of sunglasses have been found around the world. Most notably were the smoke tinted glasses worn by Chinese judges in the 14th century.
The delayed release creates a chain reaction in the political world. Several states will not get the data until after their legal deadlines for drawing new districts, requiring them to either rewrite laws or ask courts to allow them a free pass due to the delay. Candidates may not know yet whether they will live in the district they want to run in by the filing deadline.
A top private banker told me that all bidders, Indian or foreign, would be interested only in large, relatively well run PSBs like Punjab National Bank or Bank of Baroda, not the smaller, ill reputed ones like United Bank of India or United Commercial Bank. One reason was the difficulty in changing the poor culture and competence of the latter. Besides, even if their bad debts were formally cleared up as is proposed by the creation of a “bad bank” that takes over all dud loans doubts would remain whether NPAs lay hidden in their books..
Still, a taste of travel to that far off local is possible with a visit to the Remai Modern. Entering one of the salons, you can sit on a bench at a safe social distance of course and become immersed in singing and images provided by New Zealand Indigenous artist Shannon Te Ao. One feels like they are swept away to another land, and another time..
Must take note: My eyes are numb from staring at the damn screen all day. With all these fashion weeks including unknown ones overlapping each other, how could one not feel an immense amount of pressure to be in different places at once? While waving my pom pons for those darn British based designers, I completely overlooked the talent lingering in surrounding areas. Like Madrid.
But by setting up a vertically integrated supply chain everything from the factory to the distribution had found a business model that worked, paving the way for a whole flock of fashion startups to consider making products locally, rather than instinctively looking to Asia and Central and South America. And Southern California the only place created new in this sector. American Giant has built a robust cotton manufacturing supply chain in the Carolinas, Mizzen+Main is bringing dress shirt making to Texas, State Optical is training eyeglass craftspeople in Chicago, Winkbeds is working with traditional mattress makers in Wisconsin to make the most high tech beds on the market, and Maiden Home is able to deliver customized furniture in three weeks by manufacturing in North Carolina.Winkbeds works with traditional mattress makers in Wisconsin.