Environment is a 1927 Australian silent film about a woman who poses for a revealing painting. It was one of two films produced by Vaughan C. Marshall, the other one being Caught in the Net (1928).
Unlike many Australian silent films, a copy of it survives today.
Mary Garval is forced by poverty into posing semi-nude for a painting, L'Environment. The painter's assistant, Arthur, tries to seduce her but she runs away after finding out he is married.
Mary seeks refuge in the country and falls for a farmer, Jimmy. They get married but Arthur, seeking revenge, sends a Jewish friend to spy on them. He sends Jimmy a copy of the painting as a wedding present. Jimmy eventually forgives Mary and decides to destroy the painting, but discovers a lost will in the frame, which reveals Mary to be the heiress to a lost fortune.
Analysts during the weekend x-rayed the state of Nigeria’s double-digit inflation rate on investment in 2023, urging investors to utilize other opportunities in a tough business environment ... He noted that he would not encourage individual investors to take the risks prevalent in the Nigerian investment environment.
The session will also break down important investment strategies that investors should be aware of, including the right asset allocation mix for investors of different risk appetite amidst a tough market environment and growing geopolitical unrest.
The rapidly evolving field of controlled environment agriculture has taken root in the Department of Horticultural Sciences at the Texas A&M College of Agriculture and Life Sciences... Over the last two years, the department has invested in providing courses to teach students about controlled environment principles and methods.
Chugh added, 'This will enable us to collectively contribute towards building a strong ESG eco-system.'As per Bajaj Allianz's statement, the fund is benchmarked to the Nifty 100 ESG Index, and it will park investors' money in businesses that have high ESG scores and will ...
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Once a mainstay for investors, the 60/40 portfolio no longer appears to be keeping up with today’s market environment, a top UAE investment banker has said. For many years, financial planners and investors crafted portfolios composed of 60 per cent equities and 40 per cent bonds or other fixed-income offerings.
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Alfred Grannas GermanAmbassador to Pakistan... “Pakistan has potential for wind and hydropower ... The fossil fuels burned for industrial use are harming the environment ... So if there is scope for something, only then will it materialise,” he says when queried about international investors’ views in the current macroeconomic environment ... .