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Swissinfo
High-Value Banknotes Should Be Binned to Fight Crime, Sands Says(Bloomberg) -- High denomination banknotes such as the 500- euro note and the $
High-Value Banknotes Should Be Binned to Fight Crime, Sands Says
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- High denomination banknotes such as the 500- euro note and the $100 bill should be eliminated to make it harder for criminals, terrorists, tax evaders and corrupt officials to transfer funds, according to Peter Sands, the former chief... Read more
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Science Daily
Future pandemics pose massive risks to human lives, global economic security: New reportThe Commission recommended an investment of approximately $4.5 billion per year
Future pandemics pose massive risks to human lives, global economic security: New report
Science Daily / Posted 21 days ago
The Commission recommended an investment of approximately $4.5 billion per year -- which equates to 65 cents per person -- to enhance prevention, detection, and preparedness. The biggest component of this investment is to upgrade public health... Read more
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Swissinfo
Overheard in Davos Bar: 'Never Wrong, Often Early'(Bloomberg) -- "Never wrong, often early" will be a handy line for Davos Man an
Overheard in Davos Bar: 'Never Wrong, Often Early'
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- "Never wrong, often early" will be a handy line for Davos Man and Davos Woman this year. One year ago, delegates to the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort tended to say the Federal Reserve would bide its time before raising... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Stinging Report On Pandemics Makes Louis Pasteur Look Like A Prophet"Messieurs, c'est les microbes qui auront le dernier mot." "Gentlemen, it is t
Stinging Report On Pandemics Makes Louis Pasteur Look Like A Prophet
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
"Messieurs, c'est les microbes qui auront le dernier mot." "Gentlemen, it is the microbes who will have the last word." That comment from 19th century disease fighter Louis Pasteur is not what you'd expect to see at the start of a report from some... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Standard Chartered deputy CEO to step down Standard Chartered says deputy chief executive Mike Rees will step down from
Standard Chartered deputy CEO to step down
The Courier Mail / Posted a month ago
Standard Chartered says deputy chief executive Mike Rees will step down from his role on April 30 and leave by year end, the latest veteran to leave the emerging markets-focused bank. He will not be... Read more

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