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Champions League qualifying explained.  Draws, Clubs, Path to Groups

Champions League qualifying explained. Draws, Clubs, Path to Groups

Six teams enter the 2022/23 UEFA Champions League group stage through qualifying. Who is concerned, how does it work and when are the matches played? UEFA.com explains it all. Tours and dates Preliminary round semi-final: June 21, 2022Preliminary round final: June 24, 2022 First qualifying round: 5-6 and 12-13 July Second qualifying round: 19-20 and …

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Consumption: luxury groups ignore inflation and display Olympic form

Consumption: luxury groups ignore inflation and display Olympic form

PublishedJuly 29, 2022, 4:58 PM Consumption: Luxury groups ignore inflation and display Olympic form LVMH, Kering, Hermès and even Prada announced exceptional half-year results this week, with global sales up 20 to 30% and profits in the same vein. The luxury sector is less sensitive to inflation than mass distribution due to its affluent clientele. …

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Evolutionary Relationships of Two Ancient Invertebrate Groups Revealed

Evolutionary Relationships of Two Ancient Invertebrate Groups Revealed

Kamptozoa and Bryozoa are two phyla of small aquatic invertebrates. They are related to snails and clams (collectively called molluscs), silkworms, earthworms and leeches (collectively called annelids), and ribbon worms (nemertea). But their precise position on the tree of life and their close connection to these other animals have always puzzled evolutionary biologists. Previous studies …

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