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CBIC again defers e-sealing on deposit, removal of goods from customs warehouses

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Now that we know that Boris Johnson will “get Brexit done” by the end of January 2020, what are the implications for English as an official language of the European Union and […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Bitcoin and Altcoins Trading Near Make-or-Break Levels

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In the past two days, there was an increase in selling pressure on bitcoin price below the USD 7,400 and USD 7,350 support levels. Moreover, BTC/USD traded below the USD 7,250 support […]

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Expert opinion

Cryptocurrency market: alarming symptoms

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Today, the cryptocurrency market is on the stage of formation. Due to this, one can distinguish various advantages and disadvantages in this area. Major financial institutions have legitimate concerns about the expansion […]

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Technologies

Electric Truckmaker Rivian, Backed By Amazon, Ford, Raises Whopping $1.3 Billion

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Creating a new auto company is remarkably capital-intensive, so electric vehicle maker Rivian is bent on accumulating a mountain of cash, ending 2019 with a massive $1.3 billion funding round that includes […]

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Financial crimes

Visa Warning: Hackers Ramp Up Card Stealing Attacks At Gas Stations

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Hackers will target your credit and debit card pretty much anywhere you can use it, online or off. Gas pumps have become an increasingly popular target in recent years. In the past, […]

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Technologies

Iberdrola joins the European Network for Cyber Security

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Iberdrola, the leading Spanish utility, has now joined the European Network for Cyber Security(ENCS). The company becomes the latest member of ENCS’ work to strengthen the energy sector’s cyber defences. With a key focus […]

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Business news / Financial crimes / Technologies

Global Spending in Construction to Reach $17.5 Trillion by 2030

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The construction industry is in the middle of a transition toward new business models that are technology- and data-driven, better collaboration between stakeholders, and higher productivity. The increasingly aging workforce and digitization […]

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Business news

Tech industry urged to bring small business on board with Open Banking

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Almost two years since the introduction of Open Banking, new independent research* from Intuit QuickBooks today reveals a startling lack of awareness or knowledge of this banking revolution. Although the majority (69%) […]

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Technologies

Finland becomes the first European country to certify safe smart devices

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The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom has today launched a Cybersecurity label. The label guarantees to consumers that the labelled devices have basic information security features. The Cybersecurity label can be […]

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Business news / Technologies

Cyber security investment: The UK sectors investing most and least

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The prevalence and severity of cyber-attacks/breaches has damningly increased over the last few years. This year alone (2019), 55% of UK firms have already faced a cyber-attack and losses from breaches have […]

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Business news

The 73-year-old Vietnamese refugee is responsible for bringing Sriracha to American consumers

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After settling in Los Angeles in 1979, Tran founded Huy Fong Foods Inc., named for the Huey Fong boat that brought him to the U.S., and started making hot sauces for local […]

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Business news

Russia’s indigenous peoples campaign against Arctic pollution

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Across the Russian Arctic, indigenous peoples are asking Elon Musk not to buy nickel from Norilsk Nickel, one of the largest nickel and palladium mining companies in the world. For the past […]

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Business news

Brazilian food delivery drivers strike against employers, citing poor working conditions

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This article was written by Lucas Veloso and Jéssica Moreira. It is published here under a content partnership between Global Voices and Agência Mural.  As soon as he turned 18, Michel da […]

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Business news

‘Caribbean super salesman,’ Jamaican tourism mogul ‘Butch’ Stewart, dies at 79

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Just after 11 p.m. EST on January 4, news broke that Jamaican hotelier Gordon “Butch” Stewart, the self-made businessman who perfected the all-inclusive tourism model the Caribbean is famous for, had passed […]

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