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Providence Resources P.l.c. announces Leadership Change

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This announcement contains inside information within the meaning of the EU Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014. Upon the publication of this announcement, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain. Providence Resources P.l.c. announces Leadership change Dublin and London – December 6, 2019 – Providence Resources P.l.c. (“Providence” or the “Company”), the Read More

Norovirus closes 1,100 hospital beds in England

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Hospitals in England closed more than 1,100 beds in the past week because of the winter vomiting bug norovirus. NHS officials are urging people with the virus not to go to work and parents not to send children with it to school, until 48 hours after symptoms have gone. Those who need advice should use Read More

Are winners and losers out of fashion?

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“It’s a crazy contest between an orange and a spaceship and a potted plant and a spoon – which one do you like better?” That’s how singer Anohni, formerly of Antony of the Johnsons, summed up awards in 2005. She had just won the Mercury Music Prize, but was suggesting it was faintly ridiculous to Read More

Mainframe shops favor a single authentication system that protects both mainframe and non-mainframe applications, says new survey

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79% of mainframe professionals say relying solely on password authentication is risky, 74% want stronger protection such as multi-factor authentication (MFA), but 40% say separate sign-on and authentication systems for the mainframe and other platforms make deploying MFA more challenging. Crawley, UK, December 3, 2019 – IBM mainframe customers would prefer a single unified authentication Read More

France fights back over U.S. tariff threat to Champagne, cheese

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PARIS/LONDON (Reuters) – France and the European Union said on Tuesday they were ready to retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump acted on a threat to impose duties of up to 100% on imports of champagne, handbags and other French products worth $2.4 billion. The threat of punitive tariffs followed a U.S. government investigation that Read More

Explainer: Macron’s quest for an international tax on digital services

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PARIS (Reuters) – The United States has threatened punitive duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion in imports from France of champagne, handbags, cheese and other products, after concluding that France’s new digital services tax would harm U.S. technology companies. FILE PHOTO: French President Emmanuel Macron is pictured through a piece of cheese as Read More

France and EU say primed to retaliate over U.S. tariff threat

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PARIS (Reuters) – France and the European Union said on Tuesday they are ready to retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump acts on a threat to impose duties of up to 100% on imports of champagne, handbags and other French products worth $2.4 billion. The threat of punitive tariffs came after a U.S. government investigation Read More

EXPLAINER-Macron’s quest for an international tax on digital services

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PARIS (Reuters) – The United States has threatened punitive duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion in imports from France of champagne, handbags, cheese and other products, after concluding that France’s new digital services tax would harm U.S. technology companies. FILE PHOTO: French President Emmanuel Macron is pictured through a piece of cheese as Read More

US mulls retaliation to French tech tax

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The US is preparing tariffs on $2.4bn (£1.85bn) worth of French exports as retaliation against the country’s new digital services tax. The top US trade official said the new tax, which France approved in July, unfairly targets American tech giants. He said the potential tariffs were intended to deter other countries from taking similar steps. Read More

‘Russian tentacles’: Top Senate Democrat cries ‘election meddling’ wolf over FaceApp after getting this FBI letter

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Political and media hysteria over FaceApp is back, after the leader of the Democrats in the US Senate made public a letter from the FBI calling any Russian-developed software a “counterintelligence threat” to the US. Senator Chuck Schumer (D-New York) shared the letter he received from Assistant Director Jill Tyson, in response to his July Read More