Brazil minister calls for environmental deregulation while public distracted by COVID

Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles called on the government to push through further deregulation of environmental policy while people are distracted by the coronavirus pandemic, in a video the Supreme Court ordered released on Friday. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: … Read more…

Partner Webinar: Tech’s Supporting Role for Home Improvement Pros During and Post COVID-19 (Panel)

  COVID-19 is changing the way that home improvement contractors have to operate, and there’s a lot to learn. From virtual appointments and quoting, to maintaining social distancing while on the job, there are enumerable changes that we are seeing … Read more…

Partner Webinar: Tech’s Supporting Role for Home Improvement Pros During and Post COVID-19 (Panel)

  COVID-19 is changing the way that home improvement contractors have to operate, and there’s a lot to learn. From virtual appointments and quoting, to maintaining social distancing while on the job, there are enumerable changes that we are seeing … Read more…

Partner Webinar: Maximizing Contact Ratios & Improving Lead Practices During and After COVID-19 (With CallTools)

  With the advent of COVID-19, many home improvement businesses have had to adjust how they contact and service homeowners. And with Modernize data indicating that homeowner demand for projects is still strong, these days present the unique challenge for … Read more…

Partner Webinar: Maximizing Contact Ratios & Improving Lead Practices During and After COVID-19 (With CallTools)

  With the advent of COVID-19, many home improvement businesses have had to adjust how they contact and service homeowners. And with Modernize data indicating that homeowner demand for projects is still strong, these days present the unique challenge for … Read more…

Televised raid on illegal Amazon mining angers Brazil government, leads to sacking

Brazil’s Environment Minister Ricardo Salles has fired the country’s top environmental enforcement officer, according to a government notice published on Tuesday, after a news program broadcast a dramatic raid on illegal mining in the Amazon rainforest. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL … Read more…