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TheStreet.com
2016 Sohn Investment Conference live blog: next waveconsider risks that will face countries whose financial systems have become pre
2016 Sohn Investment Conference live blog: next wave
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 hours ago
consider risks that will face countries whose financial systems have become pressured by onerous debt loads, especially in southern Europe, which utilize the euro and could revert to currencies such as Greece's drachma and the Italian lira. "Once... Read more
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Business Wire
Legrand: Solid 2016 First-Quarter Achievementsscope of consolidation and exchange rates. Several mature countries reported he
Legrand: Solid 2016 First-Quarter Achievements
Business Wire / Posted 18 hours ago
scope of consolidation and exchange rates. Several mature countries reported healthy growth, including Germany, Austria and Southern Europe (Spain, Greece and Portugal), as did many new economies—Turkey, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Subir Roy: Rule by boffins & political lightweightsthan once: for an economy to be dynamic, firms must be allowed to fail, but not
Subir Roy: Rule by boffins & political lightweights
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
than once: for an economy to be dynamic, firms must be allowed to fail, but not people. Put another way, don't follow the southern Europe model of a having a welfare state without labour market flexibility but the Scandinavian model of having an... Read more
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DW
Police report rise in number of fake euro notes and counterfeit crimes |made them harder for people to detect. The BKA noted that most of the "high-qu
Police report rise in number of fake euro notes and counterfeit crimes |
DW / Posted yesterday
made them harder for people to detect. The BKA noted that most of the "high-quality fakes" were produced in eastern and southern Europe, "mainly from Italy." Since most of the notes in 2015 were uncovered at banks and cash-in-transit firms, the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zika defects could be tip of icebergthe US, Brazil and France are working on almost two dozen different projects to
Zika defects could be tip of iceberg
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
the US, Brazil and France are working on almost two dozen different projects to develop a Zika vaccine. Meanwhile, areas of southern Europe and the US are being told to prepare for the possibility of outbreaks during the warm summer months, when... Read more
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Swissinfo
Dufry Forecasts Southern European Tourism Rebound Driving Salesstores in airports and bus depots, reported first-quarter earnings that beat an
Dufry Forecasts Southern European Tourism Rebound Driving Sales
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
stores in airports and bus depots, reported first-quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates amid stronger demand in southern Europe. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization amounted to 146.5 million Swiss francs... Read more
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PhysOrg
Demographic changes increase the risk of natural firesstudy shows that climate change will lead to an increased number of fires in na
Demographic changes increase the risk of natural fires
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
study shows that climate change will lead to an increased number of fires in natural environments in North America, southern Europe, central Asia, and main parts of South America. In Africa, the Middle East, and parts of Asia and South... Read more
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Farming Life
TUV’s vision for agriculture - Allisteragricultural spending is on a downward trajectory over coming years, coupled wi
TUV’s vision for agriculture - Allister
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
agricultural spending is on a downward trajectory over coming years, coupled with an increasing bias towards Eastern and Southern Europe. All of the above are part of the price our local industry pays at the hands of oppressive Brussels... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish naval ship leaves for Mediterranean search and rescue opsForces personnel that crewed LE Eithne, LE Niamh and LE Samuel Beckett last yea
Irish naval ship leaves for Mediterranean search and rescue ops
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Forces personnel that crewed LE Eithne, LE Niamh and LE Samuel Beckett last year rescued 8,592 people during deployments to southern Europe. People smugglers continue almost year-round to launch their flimsy craft from the Libyan shore en route to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Naval ship leaves for search and rescue ops in MediterraneanForces personnel that crewed LE Eithne, LE Niamh and LE Samuel Beckett last yea
Naval ship leaves for search and rescue ops in Mediterranean
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Forces personnel that crewed LE Eithne, LE Niamh and LE Samuel Beckett last year rescued 8,592 people during deployments to southern Europe. People smugglers continue almost year-round to launch their flimsy craft from the Libyan shore en route to... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The strange case of the missing babyeastern Europe, and in traditionalist places where it is hard to combine work w
The strange case of the missing baby
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
eastern Europe, and in traditionalist places where it is hard to combine work with motherhood—think Japan, South Korea and southern Europe—many countries were having a baby boom. In the decade to 2008, the total fertility rate (the number of... Read more
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Times of Malta
‘We have a flagship Hilton in Malta’Hilton Europe vice president operations, western and southern Europe Jean Faivr
‘We have a flagship Hilton in Malta’
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
Hilton Europe vice president operations, western and southern Europe Jean Faivre speaks to Anthony Manduca about the Hilton brand as well as the potential for its growth and that of the travel and tourism industry. Hilton Malta has just completed a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Forget Barack Obama's lecture, here's why Brexit is good for Indiatrigger the unravelling of the EU. As it is, there is widespread skepticism of
Forget Barack Obama's lecture, here's why Brexit is good for India
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
trigger the unravelling of the EU. As it is, there is widespread skepticism of the EU in France over immigration. And in southern Europe and the Iberian Peninsula, there is rage over what is perceived as a German-controlled EU. From economic... Read more
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The Manila Times
Austria, Germany press EU to prolong border controls— including a 370-meter (1,200-foot) fence — at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a
Austria, Germany press EU to prolong border controls
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
— including a 370-meter (1,200-foot) fence — at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a key transport corridor between northern and southern Europe. The move has sparked protests at the checkpoint in recent weeks and caused friction between Vienna and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Austria, Germany press EU to prolong border controls- including a 370-metre (1,200-foot) fence - at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a
Austria, Germany press EU to prolong border controls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
- including a 370-metre (1,200-foot) fence - at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a key transport corridor between northern and southern Europe. The move has sparked protests at the checkpoint in recent weeks and caused friction between Vienna and... Read more
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examiner.com
Sony Computer Entertainment VP all but confirms PlayStation 4 NEObe confirmed. However, in speaking with French Publication Challenges, the Sony
Sony Computer Entertainment VP all but confirms PlayStation 4 NEO
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
be confirmed. However, in speaking with French Publication Challenges, the Sony Computer Entertainment Vice President for Southern Europe, Philippe Cardon, basically stated the system is a go without actually saying so. The article was translated... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Streatham Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Bury Times
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Gazette
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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guardian-series
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Harrow Times
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Gazette News
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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This is West Country
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago seeking 'smart-city' tech solutions to improve city lifesmart-city programs are under way. "Barcelona is and was a showcase," said Jua
Chicago seeking 'smart-city' tech solutions to improve city life
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
smart-city programs are under way. "Barcelona is and was a showcase," said Juan Blanco, business development director for southern Europe at Cisco, an early partner in Barcelona's efforts. While the city represents a small slice of business for... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Majoron that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro
'Splendid isolation' would leave UK weaker, says Sir John Major
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
on that treaty than the EU was plunged into its worst-ever crisis over the euro, which today is spreading misery across southern Europe. As always, the response of the EU’s leaders has been to call for yet ‘more Europe’, and a new treaty to... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpbe stripped of their possessions. Thus it was that in the 18th and 19th centuri
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
be stripped of their possessions. Thus it was that in the 18th and 19th centuries, the Church was shorn of its lands in southern Europe, too, even though they remained Catholic. We might note that this process of Dissolution is always ongoing,... Read more
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Business Insurance
Global health care costs predicted to balloon in 2016markets, cost savings initiatives adopted by insurers are starting to have an i
Global health care costs predicted to balloon in 2016
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
markets, cost savings initiatives adopted by insurers are starting to have an impact, while in other parts, such as Southern Europe, economic pressures are holding down cost increases, he said. In other areas of the world, costs are... Read more
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Business Wire
Ipsen’s First Quarter 2016 Salesterms or difficulties in recovering its receivables in full. The Group closely
Ipsen’s First Quarter 2016 Sales
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
terms or difficulties in recovering its receivables in full. The Group closely monitors the evolution of the situation in Southern Europe where hospital payment terms are especially long. More generally, the Group may also be unable to purchase... Read more
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NBC News
Austria Plans Fence to Stop Migrants at Border With Italyoutlined plans Wednesday to erect a fence at a border crossing with Italy that
Austria Plans Fence to Stop Migrants at Border With Italy
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
outlined plans Wednesday to erect a fence at a border crossing with Italy that is a vital link between northern and southern Europe, escalating a stand-off over how to handle a migration crisis. Migrants are crossing the Mediterranean Sea... Read more
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The Star
Austria plans fence at Italian border - police chief to paperoutlined plans on Wednesday to erect a fence at a border crossing with Italy th
Austria plans fence at Italian border - police chief to paper
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
outlined plans on Wednesday to erect a fence at a border crossing with Italy that is a vital link between northern and southern Europe, escalating a stand-off between the two states over how to handle a migration crisis. Migrants are crossing... Read more
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Business Wire
Stallergenes Greer plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Stallergenes Greer Announces Its 2015 Full Year ResultsResource Planning (ERP) system and of the voluntary product recall initiated in
Stallergenes Greer plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Stallergenes Greer Announces Its 2015 Full Year Results
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Resource Planning (ERP) system and of the voluntary product recall initiated in December 2015. European Business Southern Europe FY15 sales were reported at €16.0m. Unaudited pro forma net sales were €127.2m, a 29% contraction from... Read more
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Business Wire
Stallergenes Greer Announces Its 2015 Full Year ResultsResource Planning (ERP) system and of the voluntary product recall initiated in
Stallergenes Greer Announces Its 2015 Full Year Results
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Resource Planning (ERP) system and of the voluntary product recall initiated in December 2015. European Business Southern Europe FY15 sales were reported at €16.0m. Unaudited pro forma net sales were €127.2m, a 29% contraction from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Austria adopts one of EU's toughest asylum laws amid far-right surge- including a 370-metre (1,200-feet) fence - at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a
Austria adopts one of EU's toughest asylum laws amid far-right surge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
- including a 370-metre (1,200-feet) fence - at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a key transport corridor between northern and southern Europe. The move has sparked protests at the checkpoint in recent weeks and drawn strong condemnation from Italy.... Read more
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DW
Austria votes on strict new refugee legislation |and pending border controls by the end of May at the Brenner pass in the Alps –
Austria votes on strict new refugee legislation |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
and pending border controls by the end of May at the Brenner pass in the Alps – a key transport route between northern and southern Europe. Italian opposition Austria's southern neighbor Italy has reacted negatively to the current law up for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Austria considers rejecting most migrants amid far-right surgeannounce it would re-instate border controls at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a
Austria considers rejecting most migrants amid far-right surge
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
announce it would re-instate border controls at the Brenner pass in the Alps, a key transport corridor between northern and southern Europe. The move has sparked protests at the checkpoint in recent weeks and drawn strong condemnation from... Read more
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Business Wire
Ferro Reports First Quarter 2016 ResultsPowders and Oxides segment and in Tile Coatings. The Tile business is showing i
Ferro Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Powders and Oxides segment and in Tile Coatings. The Tile business is showing improvement, with demand returning in Southern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Asia also appears to have stabilized. Primarily based on the strength of... Read more
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Business Insurance
Climate change likely to increase frequency of disasters in Europe: Studyhazards such as droughts, wildfires and floods, mainly in the south-western reg
Climate change likely to increase frequency of disasters in Europe: Study
Business Insurance / Posted 8 days ago
hazards such as droughts, wildfires and floods, mainly in the south-western regions of the continent, said the study. The study found that there is possibility that one-in-100 year events could occur almost every year in the 2080s in southern Euro... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Solar-powered aircraft lands in Silicon Valleythe case in the past." The aircraft took off from Abu Dhabi in July last year.
Solar-powered aircraft lands in Silicon Valley
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
the case in the past." The aircraft took off from Abu Dhabi in July last year. It will now cross the U.S. before heading across the Atlantic to southern Europe or northern Africa before arriving back in Abu Dhabi. Join the Computerworld newslet... Read more
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Daily Mail
Video reveals ants have assigned seating on life rafts they buildcolour-coded the ants so that they could track their position. This is an ant
Video reveals ants have assigned seating on life rafts they build
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
colour-coded the ants so that they could track their position. This is an ant species found in floodplains in central and southern Europe. In a lab, they subjected groups of Formica selysi workers to two consecutive floods and monitored the... Read more
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AdWeek
6 Stats That Show How Game of Thrones Slayed Social Media in the U.S. and Beyondthey'd be, based on their playlists. The effort, dubbed #SpotifyGameOfThrones,
6 Stats That Show How Game of Thrones Slayed Social Media in the U.S. and Beyond
AdWeek / Posted 9 days ago
they'd be, based on their playlists. The effort, dubbed #SpotifyGameOfThrones, garnered 14,800 mentions. 6. Global impact: Southern Europe and Southwest Asia While 1.1 million of those mentions this week came from the U.S., Game of Thrones was a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Solar Impulse 2 inspires the worldThe pilots eventually expect to cover 22,000 miles, crossing the United States
Solar Impulse 2 inspires the world
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
The pilots eventually expect to cover 22,000 miles, crossing the United States and the Atlantic Ocean, touching down in Southern Europe and North Africa before finishing the trip in Abu Dhabi. The Bay Area embraces the desire for pushing the... Read more
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