Weekend Reads Hospitality warns of collapse
Kelly Clarkson Mocks Blake Shelton For Being A Child Pageant Contestant
Blake Shelton pays a visit to Monday’s edition of “The Kelly Clarkson Show”, where he’s asked to recall his first-ever public performance. In a sneak peek of the interview, Shelton recalls his mother entering him in pageants “so I could sing in the talent portion. But then you would also have to do the evening wear..." "I gotta be honest," host Kelly Clarkson interjects, "I knew you were gonna answer with this and I just wanted to hear you talk about pageants." RELATED: Kelly Clarkson Warns Hoda Kotb Never To Drunk Text Blake Shelton "You're such an a**hole," Shelton quips of his fellow "Voice" coach while she cackles in glee.
Before the federal-state consultations on how to proceed in the corona pandemic, the hospitality and tourism industry warned of new closings.
"It cannot be that we are suffering again," said the President of the German Hotel and Restaurant Association (Dehoga) Guido Zöllick.
"A third of the 245,000 businesses are threatened with extinction if they close again." The figures from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) showed that the hotel and catering trade showed no relevant infection rates. If the industry is closed temporarily, the politically responsible would have to "pay for the damage quickly and in full," demanded Zöllick.
Clippers address Doc Rivers’ departure, Ty Lue’s hiring and lack of chemistry
The Clippers didn't blame Doc Rivers for the playoff meltdown against Denver, but they look to Ty Lue to improve continuity and chemistry.Less than two weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers squandered a 3-1 series lead to the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference semifinals, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer did something he would have previously considered unthinkable.
The German Travel Association (DRV) anticipates a drop in sales of more than 28 billion euros for tour operators and travel agencies for the period from March to the end of the year. This corresponds to a decrease of around 80 percent compared to the same period last year. "The travel industry is already experiencing a second lockdown through travel restrictions and quarantine regulations," criticized the association.
DRV President Norbert Fiebig called for appropriate economic support from the industry. In order to draw attention to the situation of the companies, a rally is planned for this Wednesday in Berlin together with the event industry.
The Federal Association of the German Tourism Industry (BTW) warned: "If restaurants were closed and events banned, small and medium-sized companies in the tourism industry in particular would once again become victims of the pandemic policy for no reason."
Because of the tense Corona situation, the Chancellor and the Prime Ministers of the federal states are already discussing the next steps in a video conference this Wednesday. It is about what the federal and state governments can do together to break the trend as quickly as possible, government spokesman Steffen Seibert said on Monday.
The Chancellery wants to advertise further restrictions on public life according to «Bild» information at the Bund-Länder-Round. In contrast to the lockdown in spring, schools and daycare centers should remain open, except in regions with catastrophically high infection rates.
Fierce fight brewing as unhappy jail guards in Ontario seek to form new union .
TORONTO — Disaffected Ontario correctional officers are pushing for their own union in an increasingly bitter battle to win the hearts and cards of thousands of front-line jail workers. Backed by a well-heeled Quebec-based labour organization, the raid on the Ontario Public Service Employees Union has laid bare a litany of long-standing grievances and seems destined for a major showdown in the coming months. Barry Roy, president of the recently formed Ontario Association of Correctional Employees, said a new union in the corrections sector is long overdue given, in his view, OPSEU's many failings.