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Calcutta News
Crackdown in Turkey widens, government wants extradition of Cleric Gulen; EU defends fundsrequest or risk breaking of strategic alliances between the two countries. He
Crackdown in Turkey widens, government wants extradition of Cleric Gulen; EU defends funds
Calcutta News / Posted 3 hours ago
request or risk breaking of strategic alliances between the two countries. He said, “Since the leader of this terrorist organisation is residing in the United States there are question marks in the minds of the people whether there is any U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC's IDSL Gets NIS ISO 14001 - 2004 CertificationThe Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has granted Integrated Data Service
NNPC's IDSL Gets NIS ISO 14001 - 2004 Certification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has granted Integrated Data Services Limited (IDSL), a subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), certificate of conformity to the requirement of NIS ISO 1400:2004 Environmental... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about doping in sportsWorld Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) monitors doping in all kinds of competitive spo
All you need to know about doping in sports
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) monitors doping in all kinds of competitive sports. Created in 1991, WADA is an independent international agency funded by sports organisations and associated countries. It monitors doping in sport based on the World... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parents - Who Are the Best Tutors?welfare of the child," explains Masabo. Parents on the spot Currently, law no
Parents - Who Are the Best Tutors?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
welfare of the child," explains Masabo. Parents on the spot Currently, law no 23/2012 of 15/06/2012 governing the organisation and functioning of schools compels all parents to engage in school activities through attending the parents and... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about doping in sportswere rife that that Russia could be barred from contesting sports events, consi
All you need to know about doping in sports
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
were rife that that Russia could be barred from contesting sports events, considering its notorious doping record. But the International Olympic Committee ruled out a blanket ban and left the decision on individual athletes' participation with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India loses Antrix-Devas arbitration case, may have to pay $1bn compensationIndia may have to pay around $ 1 billion as compensation after an international
India loses Antrix-Devas arbitration case, may have to pay $1bn compensation
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 hours ago
India may have to pay around $ 1 billion as compensation after an international tribunal ruled on Tuesday that the government “unfairly” cancelled a contract between Bengaluru-based company Devas Multimedia and Antrix, the commercial arm of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bureau Steps Up Hawassa IP RecruitmentDevelopment Corporation Establishment proclamation. The project is a component
Bureau Steps Up Hawassa IP Recruitment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Development Corporation Establishment proclamation. The project is a component under the auspices of the UK Department for International Development's (DfID) funded Private Enterprise Programme Ethiopia (PEPE), with a total budget of 70 million... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss get ‘largely compliant’ tax status ratingSwitzerland is said to be "largely compliant" in an international peer review o
Swiss get ‘largely compliant’ tax status rating
Swissinfo / Posted 22 hours ago
Switzerland is said to be "largely compliant" in an international peer review of how well it shares tax information with other countries, which was released on Tuesday. The Swiss finance ministry said the ‘positive rating’ reflects progress made... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Strengthening Ethics Against Fraud in Namibiaprone to fraudulent activities, and that 80% could be, is a concerning statisti
Strengthening Ethics Against Fraud in Namibia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
prone to fraudulent activities, and that 80% could be, is a concerning statistic. From an auditing perspective, the International Standard on Auditing 240 (ISA) deals with the auditor's responsibilities relating to fraud. In terms of this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Athletics - Herunga's Olympic Dream OverDESPITE her anguish and assurances from the International Athletics Association
Athletics - Herunga's Olympic Dream Over
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
DESPITE her anguish and assurances from the International Athletics Associations Federation (IAAF) to the Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC), Tjipekapora Herunga will not be going to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Her name was not on the list of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BNF Preaches Unitytrade unions; the UDC vs BNF issue; the UDC vs BCP issue; the women issue; the
BNF Preaches Unity
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
trade unions; the UDC vs BNF issue; the UDC vs BCP issue; the women issue; the national question; the dropping education standard; poverty and unemployment; slavery wages; the gap increasing between the rich and the poor. Dr Kenneth Koma... Read more
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Herald Sun
AKP-era foreign investments jarredfinancial crisis, Turkey rode a wave of bullishness towards emerging markets, a
AKP-era foreign investments jarred
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
financial crisis, Turkey rode a wave of bullishness towards emerging markets, and while estimates vary, the Institute of International Finance reckons overseas investors poured more than $US150 billion ($A201.03 billion) into Turkish stock and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
AKP-era foreign investments jarredfinancial crisis, Turkey rode a wave of bullishness towards emerging markets, a
AKP-era foreign investments jarred
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
financial crisis, Turkey rode a wave of bullishness towards emerging markets, and while estimates vary, the Institute of International Finance reckons overseas investors poured more than $US150 billion ($A201.03 billion) into Turkish stock and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world's biggest domestic travel... Read more
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Herald Sun
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world's biggest domestic travel... Read more
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News.com.au
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world's biggest domestic travel... Read more
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Perth Now
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world’s biggest domestic travel... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world’s biggest domestic travel... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPAEPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean
Plane emissions a health danger: US EPA
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft under the federal Clean Air Act, removes a hurdle to implementing internationally agreed rules on airliner pollution in the United States, the world's biggest domestic travel... Read more
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The Irish Times
Charities Regulator examining groups over investment vehiclesthe ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the b
Charities Regulator examining groups over investment vehicles
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
the ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the banks and funds that use them. While this is standard practice within the financial sector and allowed under law, Ms Hollingsworth emailed Ronan Hession, head of business... Read more
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The Irish Times
Charities Regulator examining charities over investment vehiclesthe ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the b
Charities Regulator examining charities over investment vehicles
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
the ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the banks and funds that use them. While this is standard practice within the financial sector and allowed under law, Ms Hollingsworth emailed Ronan Hession, head of business... Read more
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iol.co.za
G20 ministers urge tighter tax ruleswe look at technology and cloud computing a lot of that has become harder to de
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
we look at technology and cloud computing a lot of that has become harder to define.” “There needs to be a common standard across countries on important issues of transfer pricing,” he said at a high-level symposium on tax policy, adding... Read more
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The Irish Times
Charity links to opaque financial vehicles examined by regulatorthe ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the b
Charity links to opaque financial vehicles examined by regulator
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
the ownership of a charitable trust to keep them off the balance sheet of the banks and funds that use them. While this is standard practice within the financial sector and allowed under law, Ms Hollingsworth e-mailed Ronan Hession, head of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Information, Level of Awareness Bane of Standardization in Africa, Says Angyaof propaganda, sensitization, media campaigns, it occurred to me that people st
Lack of Information, Level of Awareness Bane of Standardization in Africa, Says Angya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of propaganda, sensitization, media campaigns, it occurred to me that people still say they don't know what we are doing at Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON)!" That was the submission of Dr. Paul Angya, the Director General of the body saddled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Inches Towards' Sustainable Energy for All' Agendaexchange earnings and an instrument for growing other sub-sectors of the domest
Nigeria Inches Towards' Sustainable Energy for All' Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
exchange earnings and an instrument for growing other sub-sectors of the domestic economy, as well as an instrument for international politics cannot be over emphasised. UNDP Head, Environment and Sustainable Development, Mr. Muyiwa Odele, who... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The truth about the South China Sea issue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSwhich it is not and the United Nation official spokesman had already reiterated
The truth about the South China Sea issue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
which it is not and the United Nation official spokesman had already reiterated publicly that the PCA tribunal is a private organisation and United Nation has nothing to do with it. UN spokesman, Stephane Dujarric spokesman for United Nations... Read more
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Business Wire
Sustainability Reporting Training to Shed Light on GRI FrameworkReporting from 9th to 11th August. The acclaimed course has been developed by G
Sustainability Reporting Training to Shed Light on GRI Framework
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Reporting from 9th to 11th August. The acclaimed course has been developed by Global Reporting initiative, the leading international body that has brought out the renowned GRI framework. The GRI G4 framework is in the process of becoming the... Read more
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Business Wire
MTPConnect Unveils 10-Year Plan to Boost Competitiveness of Medtech, Biotech and Pharmaceutical Sector(c.22,000),iii and health and medical research (c.16,000).iv About MTPConnectM
MTPConnect Unveils 10-Year Plan to Boost Competitiveness of Medtech, Biotech and Pharmaceutical Sector
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
(c.22,000),iii and health and medical research (c.16,000).iv About MTPConnectMTPConnect was formed as a not-for-profit organisation in November 2015 as part of the federal government’s $248 million Industry Growth Centres Initiative to... Read more
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SKY News
IOC Decision Will Only Be Welcomed In Moscowthat hosts major events and sweeps up medals in order to bolster morale at home
IOC Decision Will Only Be Welcomed In Moscow
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
that hosts major events and sweeps up medals in order to bolster morale at home, and demonstrate Russian prowess on the international stage. But the failure to act sooner on concerns over Russia, many of which date back more than three years,... Read more
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Japan Today
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationals ‹ Japan Todaywe look at technology and cloud computing a lot of that has become harder to de
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationals ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
we look at technology and cloud computing a lot of that has become harder to define.” “There needs to be a common standard across countries on important issues of transfer pricing,” he said at a high-level symposium on tax policy, adding... Read more
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Spalding Today
Let’s invest in UK prioritiesare living in times of austerity, foisted upon us by this government; informed
Let’s invest in UK priorities
Spalding Today / Posted 3 days ago
are living in times of austerity, foisted upon us by this government; informed that cuts in services and to our standard of living are essential. Yet the cost to renew these actual weapons of mass destruction is estimated to run into... Read more
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asianage
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationals(Representational Image) The G20 should promote "international coordination an
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationals
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
(Representational Image) The G20 should promote "international coordination and cooperation in taxation. Chengdu, China: The world's major economies need to deepen cooperation on tax collection as companies seek to minimise the amount they pay to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationalscity of Chengdu. "When we look at technology a lot of that has become harder t
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules for multinationals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
city of Chengdu. "When we look at technology a lot of that has become harder to define." "There needs to be a common standard across countries on important issues of transfer pricing," he said at a high-level symposium on tax policy, adding... Read more
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asianage
Frauds in India may put off foreign investorsforeign investors in India, said an Assocham-Grant Thornton paper. The paper s
Frauds in India may put off foreign investors
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
foreign investors in India, said an Assocham-Grant Thornton paper. The paper said that if it is not checked by a global standard regulatory framework coupled with strong internal corporate prevention mechanism, the menace could take disastrous... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mary Holm: Where to stash cash when times get toughthe event of a bank collapse. A: Says the Reserve Bank spokesman: "A bank PIE
Mary Holm: Where to stash cash when times get tough
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the event of a bank collapse. A: Says the Reserve Bank spokesman: "A bank PIE cash deposit is no safer or riskier than a standard term deposit from the Reserve Bank's regulatory point of view. "In the extremely unlikely event of Open Bank... Read more
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New Kerala
Rise in financial frauds sour point with foreign investors, says ASSOCHAM - newkerala.com #94103It said while entering India would be a critical component of growth for many i
Rise in financial frauds sour point with foreign investors, says ASSOCHAM - newkerala.com #94103
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
It said while entering India would be a critical component of growth for many international organisations, understanding the risks in India is also critical for the survival of business operations. It is not to suggest as if there are no financial... Read more
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Business Standard India
Financial frauds are sore point for foreign investors: StudyNeeds to checked by a global standard regulatory framework coupled with
Financial frauds are sore point for foreign investors
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
: StudyNeeds to checked by a global standard regulatory framework coupled with the companies' in-house mechanisms "With the increased prevalence of fraud and the negative consequences associated... Read more
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New Kerala
China to push reforms despite market economy status - newkerala.com #93988it the status of a market economy. "Granting the status of a market economy do
China to push reforms despite market economy status - newkerala.com #93988
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
it the status of a market economy. "Granting the status of a market economy does not depend on any individual, country or organisation, because there is no universally accepted standard," said Li at a press conference in Beijing on the occasion of... Read more
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New Kerala
Portuguese candidate leads first round of SC straw poll for UN chief - newkerala.com #93935a letter to Permanent Representatives that the secrecy "does not live up to the
Portuguese candidate leads first round of SC straw poll for UN chief - newkerala.com #93935
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
a letter to Permanent Representatives that the secrecy "does not live up to the expectations of the membership and the new standard of openness and transparency." The details of the voting, nevertheless, fluttered across the UN grapevine as... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
RAW DATA: Stephen Jennings New Zealand Initiative Dinner Lecture: ‘The Market Path To Prosperity’distended stomachs and fly-blown faces of starving children. The magnitude of t
RAW DATA: Stephen Jennings New Zealand Initiative Dinner Lecture: ‘The Market Path To Prosperity’
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
distended stomachs and fly-blown faces of starving children. The magnitude of the crisis certainly justified the massive international assistance. I’ve just returned from Ethiopia. The country is again experiencing its worst drought in over a... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A fit of absence of mind?its erstwhile EU partners. But in the long run, future historians might say, i
A fit of absence of mind?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
its erstwhile EU partners. But in the long run, future historians might say, it meant that the UK could operate freely in international markets once again without being hemmed in by EU regulations. It meant that the UK government was once again... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turkish President handed more power to suspend rights following failed coupis similar to the course of action implemented by France in the wake of last No
Turkish President handed more power to suspend rights following failed coup
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
is similar to the course of action implemented by France in the wake of last November's Paris attacks. Many in the international community have criticised Turkey's decision to announce a state of emergency, fearing the recent coup attempt... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Information ministry sends three officials to Germany to get a camera for PM’s eventsasked to comment, information ministry’s Additional Secretary ASM Mahboob Alam
Information ministry sends three officials to Germany to get a camera for PM’s events
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
asked to comment, information ministry’s Additional Secretary ASM Mahboob Alam told bdnews24.com, “If one has to buy international standard goods, there is a provision for pre-order inspection of the goods.” “The organisation concerned will... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. lawsuits link Malaysian leader to stolen money from 1MDB fundsay categorically that we are serious about good governance." Najib said the g
U.S. lawsuits link Malaysian leader to stolen money from 1MDB fund
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
say categorically that we are serious about good governance." Najib said the government would give its full cooperation to international investigations of the 1MDB case. Malaysia's Attorney-General Mohamed Apandi, however, on Thursday expressed... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US lawsuits link Malaysian leader to stolen money from 1MDB fundsay categorically that we are serious about good governance." Najib said the g
US lawsuits link Malaysian leader to stolen money from 1MDB fund
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
say categorically that we are serious about good governance." Najib said the government would give its full cooperation to international investigations of the 1MDB case. Malaysia's Attorney-General Mohamed Apandi, however, on Thursday expressed... Read more
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The Economic Times
Yoga protocol to fight diabetes likely next monthNEW DELHI: The AYUSH ministry is likely to issue a detailed standard yoga proto
Yoga protocol to fight diabetes likely next month
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI: The AYUSH ministry is likely to issue a detailed standard yoga protocol for prevention and treatment of diabetes by next month, following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal last month to focus on the treatment of the disease through the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A First for Yealands with Official Green Company GC-Markworldwide. DQS have developed a checklist of criteria to obtain a Green Company
A First for Yealands with Official Green Company GC-Mark
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
worldwide. DQS have developed a checklist of criteria to obtain a Green Company GC-Mark that is based on national and international recognized standards and regulations. To receive a Green Company GC-Mark, a company must succeed in “minimising... Read more
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Daily News
Can Sri Lanka do more to help agricultural exportersSanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) issues are a major consideration for companies
Can Sri Lanka do more to help agricultural exporters
Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) issues are a major consideration for companies engaged in international trade of agricultural produce. Agricultural exports (tea, spices, coconut, etc.) account for almost one-fourth of Sri Lanka’s total exports... Read more
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Mashable
Google rewards Indian teenager for service that helps local fishermen navigatehe calls the FishErmen Lifeline Terminal (FELT). While it has been tested with
Google rewards Indian teenager for service that helps local fishermen navigate
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
he calls the FishErmen Lifeline Terminal (FELT). While it has been tested with Google Maps, it will eventually use the Standard Position System, an open navigation service provided by the country's Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), for... Read more
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The Hindu
Panama agrees to sign tax treatythe Indian agencies believe will help them expedite investigations into the “Pa
Panama agrees to sign tax treaty
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
the Indian agencies believe will help them expedite investigations into the “Panama papers” recently made public by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on... Read more
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