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Evening Standard
Brexit ‘risks 1,000 London-based EU jobs’only employ professionals directly, but attract satellite firms such as special
Brexit ‘risks 1,000 London-based EU jobs’
Evening Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
only employ professionals directly, but attract satellite firms such as specialist lawyers and lobbyists. Ms Greening, the International Development Secretary and MP for Putney, said it was more evidence that voting to leave would “risk jobs and... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
G7 nations commit to ending 'inefficient' fossil fuel subsidies by 2025in climate finance. With carbon emissions from the aviation and maritime secto
G7 nations commit to ending 'inefficient' fossil fuel subsidies by 2025
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 3 hours ago
in climate finance. With carbon emissions from the aviation and maritime sector expected to rise 250% by 2050 without an international standard, the G7 also used the Japan Summit to call for “urgent and effective” efforts to introduce carbon... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Hospitality Sector Needs to Do More On Service Deliverythe world, and are first time visitors to Rwanda. Like most Rwandans, I was so
Why Hospitality Sector Needs to Do More On Service Delivery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
the world, and are first time visitors to Rwanda. Like most Rwandans, I was so proud of the professionalism behind the organisation the World Economic Forum ... I beamed of joy when I tried to go through the process right from arrival at the... Read more
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The Economic Times
6 macro triggers that can move the market todaylevy: The government on Monday announced rules for equalisation levy — or 'Goog
6 macro triggers that can move the market today
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
levy: The government on Monday announced rules for equalisation levy — or 'Google tax' for taxation of payments for international digital services by India . businesses — that was introduced in the budget . The specified services covered by... Read more
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Manning River Times
Leaders need vision to thriveof over 130 people at last Monday’s Rotary Club of Taree meeting. Visionary le
Leaders need vision to thrive
Manning River Times / Posted 13 hours ago
of over 130 people at last Monday’s Rotary Club of Taree meeting. Visionary leader: Dr Ken Henry addresses the Rotary International meeting. Dr Henry is the chairman of NAB Bank. Photo credit: Ashley Cleavers/Cleavers Images. TAREE’S Dr Ken... Read more
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The Hindu
The history of humanitarian intervention and its ground rulesof protecting civilians. The killing of 45 Kosovar Albanians in Racak in Januar
The history of humanitarian intervention and its ground rules
The Hindu / Posted 18 hours ago
of protecting civilians. The killing of 45 Kosovar Albanians in Racak in January 1999 provided the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) with the reason to intervene. China and Russia refused to provide U.N. authorisation. It did not stay... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Over 90 percent of ECG meters not calibratedfaulty billing of some consumers, arising out of a combination of factors, incl
Over 90 percent of ECG meters not calibrated
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 18 hours ago
faulty billing of some consumers, arising out of a combination of factors, including a supposedly software defect and un-standardised metering, can be blamed on institutional failure on the part of the Ghana Standards Authority and the Public... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacksup proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
up proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks on travelers, the head of Airports Council International said on Friday. Angela Gittens, director general of the global airport trade group, said she did not want... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia intensifies initiatives to promote luxury tours — Najibon elite tourism. Quoting the report from ‘The World Travel Monitor’, in 2014,
Malaysia intensifies initiatives to promote luxury tours — Najib
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 hours ago
on elite tourism. Quoting the report from ‘The World Travel Monitor’, in 2014, the world population undertook 46 million international luxury trips. “I am certain that by adopting this measure, we can derive much benefits for the local... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Cabinet nods draft laws on patents, standards and testing institution, atomic energy commissionA regular meeting of the Cabinet cleared the drafts of "The Bangladesh Standard
Cabinet nods draft laws on patents, standards and testing institution, atomic energy commission
Bdnews24.com / Posted 22 hours ago
A regular meeting of the Cabinet cleared the drafts of "The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) Law, 2016", "The Bangladesh Patent Law, 2016", and "The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Law, 2016" on Monday. Cabinet Division... Read more
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Swissinfo
No deals on black money during Modi’s Swiss visitintense OECD scrutiny to respond to requests for information. In March 2015, Sw
No deals on black money during Modi’s Swiss visit
Swissinfo / Posted 22 hours ago
intense OECD scrutiny to respond to requests for information. In March 2015, Switzerland was upgraded to Phase 2 of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) tax transparency review process, thanks to its efforts in... Read more
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The Border Mail
The problem with how we measure success in schoolsto take one part of the picture. Value-added measures are just one indicator of
The problem with how we measure success in schools
The Border Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
to take one part of the picture. Value-added measures are just one indicator of what a good school looks like." Declining standards Cabramatta High, and many others like it, challenge the ideology embraced by everyone from George W. Bush to Julia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SON Builds Local Capacities for Quality Export ProductsStandards Organisation of Nigeria says it has been building the capacity of loc
SON Builds Local Capacities for Quality Export Products
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Standards Organisation of Nigeria says it has been building the capacity of local manufacturers to mass-produce quality products for domestic market and export. Dr. Paul Angya, Acting Director General of the agency, disclosed this while fielding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Going Local in Aid Will Help Build Disaster Resilienceand development experts argued the need for a greater focus on local actors as
Going Local in Aid Will Help Build Disaster Resilience
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and development experts argued the need for a greater focus on local actors as a top priority. Local non-governmental organisations (NGOs), communities, networks and people, they said, are best placed to respond to disasters and to build their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swissport Scoops International AwardDar es Salaam — Swissport Tanzania has won an international award (IATA Safety
Swissport Scoops International Award
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dar es Salaam — Swissport Tanzania has won an international award (IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) in recognition of its excellent performance in the provision of standard and quality ground support services to the aviation... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Peter Beattie: The Commonwealth Games will be huge for Queenslandeyes turn to Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games, preparations are building in Queen
Peter Beattie: The Commonwealth Games will be huge for Queensland
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
eyes turn to Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games, preparations are building in Queensland as we ready for our turn to be in the international spotlight for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. It is less than two years until more than 6600... Read more
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Canberra Times
Digital transformation by ex-parent adds to dark clouds for SAI GlobalThe board of the 75-member Standards Australia organisation has signed off on a
Digital transformation by ex-parent adds to dark clouds for SAI Global
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
The board of the 75-member Standards Australia organisation has signed off on a substantial investment to propel the firm into the digital age in a move with potentially serious implications for those reliant on the future profit stream from the 7000... Read more
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FIFA
Kalou: I loved the atmosphere as a fanused to love that atmosphere. Along with Guinea and Mali, you will face Cameroo
Kalou: I loved the atmosphere as a fan
FIFA / Posted yesterday
used to love that atmosphere. Along with Guinea and Mali, you will face Cameroon in Group D – a game that will not feature international retirees Drogba and Eto'o. That will feel a little like Real Madrid against Barcelona without Cristiano Ronaldo... Read more
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iol.co.za
A crass attempt to hide SA’s failuresto other South African broadcasters and to the press to follow suit. Well, wha
A crass attempt to hide SA’s failures
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
to other South African broadcasters and to the press to follow suit. Well, what should independent broadcasters do? Or international media, like CNN, CNBC Africa and BBC? Forget that - what of the millions of cellphone users with access to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Digital technologies key to transparencyby The Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Mazars, most financial firm
Digital technologies key to transparency
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
by The Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by Mazars, most financial firms surveyed said that they are raising their standards of ethical conduct beyond new legal requirements. The same study also highlights how digital technologies are... Read more
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Times of Malta
Cyber-risks for businessesan assessment of the legal implications linked to an attack, and how such an at
Cyber-risks for businesses
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
an assessment of the legal implications linked to an attack, and how such an attack might affect the reputation of the organisation. One should also analyse and evaluate the implementation of regular and effective communication between the... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Meet the E&E Award-winner: Sustainable Building of the Year - The Crown Estateto achieve the notorious BREEAM 2011 Outstanding rating and is the highest-scor
Meet the E&E Award-winner: Sustainable Building of the Year - The Crown Estate
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 3 days ago
to achieve the notorious BREEAM 2011 Outstanding rating and is the highest-scoring office scheme against current BREEAM standards. Now recognised as the UK’s most sustainable historic building, this 46,000sq.ft office refurbishment – completed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacksup proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
up proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks on travellers, the head of Airports Council International said on Friday. Angela Gittens, director general of the global airport trade group, said she did not want... Read more
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The Star
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacksup proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks
Global airport trade group opposes new checkpoints after attacks
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
up proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks on travellers, the head of Airports Council International said on Friday. Angela Gittens, director general of the global airport trade group, said she did not want... Read more
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FIFA
Medical staff start preparation for Russia 2018host the FIFA World Cup™ and FIFA Confederations Cup, one of the key aspects of
Medical staff start preparation for Russia 2018
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
host the FIFA World Cup™ and FIFA Confederations Cup, one of the key aspects of the preparations is to ensure the highest standard of medical services, including first aid and emergency support to participating teams, the FIFA delegation, guests... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghana launches End of Modern Slavery work Projectthat is very dangerous to their lives. Mr David Kofi Awusi, Assistant Director
Ghana launches End of Modern Slavery work Project
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
that is very dangerous to their lives. Mr David Kofi Awusi, Assistant Director of Engage now Africa, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), who made this known in Accra said per the United States Department of State annual trafficking in Persons... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Tributes to former Harpenden councillor and Rothamsted Research scientistand water, Richard served for several years as a member of the now defunct UK’s
Tributes to former Harpenden councillor and Rothamsted Research scientist
Herts Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
and water, Richard served for several years as a member of the now defunct UK’s Advisory Committee on Pesticides. This organisation provided independent advice to the government on the science behind pesticides, and helped to inform decisions... Read more
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iTWire
VIDEOS: Good Design Award winners ANNOUNCED: Flow Hive Beehive tech takes TOP PRIZE!for, but the main show floor is free. The awards are run by Good Design Austra
VIDEOS: Good Design Award winners ANNOUNCED: Flow Hive Beehive tech takes TOP PRIZE!
iTWire / Posted 4 days ago
for, but the main show floor is free. The awards are run by Good Design Australia, http://www.gooddesignaustralia.com an international design promotion organisation responsible for managing Australia's annual Good Design Awards program as well as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016milestone in South Africa's history. This coincided with Africa Month, which c
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
milestone in South Africa's history. This coincided with Africa Month, which commemorates the founding of the then Organisation of African Unity, now called the African Union (AU). Cabinet welcomes the progress made in resolving students'... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New Zealand netball to get stronger after trans-Tasman splitargument has been: if New Zealand sides are already unable to keep up competiti
New Zealand netball to get stronger after trans-Tasman split
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
argument has been: if New Zealand sides are already unable to keep up competitively, how will they maintain or improve that standard should they not have the opportunity to play against Australian players in a regular format? Yet Kiwi experts are... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hito Farewells Longstanding CEO27 May 2016, 4:57 pmPress Release: HITONew Zealand Hair and Beauty Industry Tra
Hito Farewells Longstanding CEO
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
27 May 2016, 4:57 pmPress Release: HITONew Zealand Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation (HITO) Chair Dr Flora Gilkison today announced the resignation of longstanding CEO Erica Cumming.Dr Gilkison... Read more
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dna
China aircraft intercept violated 2015 agreement: Pentagonaircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorand
China aircraft intercept violated 2015 agreement: Pentagon
dna / Posted 4 days ago
aircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorandum of Understanding with China and International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) standards," said US Defence Department spokesman Bill Urban. The incident... Read more
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Sky News Australia
China fighter jets violate US agreementaircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorand
China fighter jets violate US agreement
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
aircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorandum of Understanding with China and International Civil Aviation Organisation standards,' US Defense Department spokesman Bill Urban told Reuters on... Read more
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Weekly Times
China aircraft intercept violated pact: USaircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorand
China aircraft intercept violated pact: US
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
aircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorandum of Understanding with China and International Civil Aviation Organisation standards," US Defense Department spokesman Bill Urban told Reuters on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China aircraft intercept violated pact: USaircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorand
China aircraft intercept violated pact: US
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
aircraft has assessed the intercept to have been unsafe based upon the Memorandum of Understanding with China and International Civil Aviation Organisation standards," US Defense Department spokesman Bill Urban told Reuters on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convinceMay 2014 12:56:24pm All true - But Rudd is what - 2007 ? This problem goes b
Shorten's rhetorical rampage fails to convince
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
May 2014 12:56:24pm All true - But Rudd is what - 2007 ? This problem goes back to 1970. 20 May 2014 11:10:59am Standard and Poors said today that without a believable and achievable attempt by the Federal govt to reduce the deficit the... Read more
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International Business Times
Google wins epic $9bn Java API copyright 'fair use' trial against Oracle BST) the jury of the Oracle vs Google case found that Google's use of the decla
Google wins epic $9bn Java API copyright 'fair use' trial against Oracle
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
BST) the jury of the Oracle vs Google case found that Google's use of the declaring code and the structure, sequence, and organisation of the Java APIs in Android was indeed "fair use", according to Sarah Jeong of Motherboard Vice, who... Read more
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Japan Today
Call for gastric surgery to be standard diabetes treatment ‹ Japan TodayPeople with diabetes should be offered gastric surgery as a standard treatment
Call for gastric surgery to be standard diabetes treatment ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
People with diabetes should be offered gastric surgery as a standard treatment option which could help control it for years without medication, the world’s leading diabetes groups say. A joint statement from a 45-strong group said that bariatric, or... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Back off‚ Pandor tells Cape MEC eyeing R453m Square Kilometre Array data centrethe centre by 2020‚ and we plan to move swiftly on this project. Our plan is to
Back off‚ Pandor tells Cape MEC eyeing R453m Square Kilometre Array data centre
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
the centre by 2020‚ and we plan to move swiftly on this project. Our plan is to build a facility that is of a very high standard‚ taking the advice of experts into account." Pandor's department said Winde's call for information and suggestions... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bad Blooddoctors. GEOFF THOMPSON: The global medical conglomerate behind the healthcare
Bad Blood
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
doctors. GEOFF THOMPSON: The global medical conglomerate behind the healthcare of Australia's detained asylum seekers is International SOS, or ISOS. ARNAUD VAISSIE, CO-FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN AND CEO, INTERNATIONAL SOS (ISOS promotional video): I... Read more
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dna
Call for gastric surgery to be made standard treatment for diabetesGastric surgery should be offered as a standard treatment option for people wit
Call for gastric surgery to be made standard treatment for diabetes
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Gastric surgery should be offered as a standard treatment option for people with diabetes and could help them control their condition for years without medication, the world's leading diabetes organisations said on Tuesday. In a joint statement... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
Reading Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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walesonline
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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birminghammail
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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chroniclelive
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of BrexitA fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by
World Trade Organisation adds new warning on economic cost of Brexit
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
A fresh warning about the potential economic cost of Brexit has been issued by the head of the World Trade Organisation, who warned import tariffs would cost the country billions. WTO director general Roberto Azevedo said the UK would have to... Read more
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express
Give SURGERY to 100,000 people in UK with diabetes say health expertshave shown that surgery to reduce the size of a patient's stomach can also redu
Give SURGERY to 100,000 people in UK with diabetes say health experts
express / Posted 6 days ago
have shown that surgery to reduce the size of a patient's stomach can also reduce blood sugar A leading group of international health organisation including Diabetes UK say there is strong evidence obesity surgery will reduce the size of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
What three decades in journalism taught me about the persistence of racism in the US | Howard Frenchrace problem and the crisis of race in journalism takes two forms. The first is
What three decades in journalism taught me about the persistence of racism in the US | Howard French
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
race problem and the crisis of race in journalism takes two forms. The first is a simple failure of integration: the news organisations that have traditionally comprised “mainstream” journalism have done little to welcome or encourage... Read more
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