Business

Modern human DNA contains bits from all over the Neanderthal genome – except the Y chromosome. What happened?

Neanderthals, the closest cousins of modern humans, lived in parts of Europe and Asia until their extinction some 30,000 years ago. Genetic studies are revealing ever more about the links between modern humans and these long-gone relatives – most recently that a rush of interbreeding between our species occurred in a relatively short burst of...

EPA to review Texas oversight of oil, gas wastewater disposal wells By Reuters

By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will review Texas’ oversight of wells used for injecting oil drilling wastewater and carbon dioxide into the ground after “substantial concerns” from environmental groups that the operations are behind a spate of well blowouts, sinkholes and seismic activity. The EPA announced the review in...

Finally, the time to tackle ticket touts may have come

Attempts dating back well over a decade to introduce specific financial mechanisms for ticket resales are yet to result in legal controls to protect fans. So it’s notable that the cultural plan in Labour’s manifesto singles out ticket touting for making “access to music, drama and sport … difficult and expensive”. Promising to “put fans...

IMF

IMF / Board Approves US$88.3 Million in Emergency Financing Support to Malawi IMF

IMF / Board Approves US$88.3 Million in Emergency Financing Support to Malawi

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved today a disbursement of US$88.327 million (SDR 69.40 million) to Malawi under the new Food Shock Window of the Rapid Credit Facility. Malawi is the first low-income country to make use of the Food Shock Window since it was adopted by the Executive Board last...

Techno

Do EU parties care about digitalisation? DIGITAL SME calls to vote in the European elections

The post Do EU parties care about digitalisation? DIGITAL SME calls to vote in the European elections appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Antonio Grasso on 2024-06-05 08:13:32 Source link #parties #care #digitalisation #DIGITAL #SME #calls #vote #European #elections

European Green Digital Coalition Pilot Project delivers methodologies to measure the enabling impact of digital solutions on the climate

The post European Green Digital Coalition Pilot Project delivers methodologies to measure the enabling impact of digital solutions on the climate appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Déborah Goll on 2024-04-25 07:00:03 Source link #European #Green #Digital #Coalition #Pilot #Project #delivers #methodologies #measure #enabling #impact #digital #solutions #climate

DIGITAL SME supports initiatives such as Pulse of Europe, embracing European, open and democratic values ahead of the upcoming European Elections

The post DIGITAL SME supports initiatives such as Pulse of Europe, embracing European, open and democratic values ahead of the upcoming European Elections appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Michal Kubiak on 2024-05-21 14:42:53 Source link #DIGITAL #SME #supports #initiatives #Pulse #Europe #embracing #European #open #democratic #values #ahead #upcoming #European #Elections

Un New Deal per l´Europa: La Italian Digital SME Alliance rivela il piano per una transizione digitale a trazione PMI

La sede di Confcommercio a Milano ha ospitato il Consiglio Generale della Italian Digital SME Alliance, occasione per il lancio […] The post Un New Deal per l´Europa: La Italian Digital SME Alliance rivela il piano per una transizione digitale a trazione PMI appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Lucas Asmelash on...

Economy

THE GETAWAY

On 29th November 2023, shareholders of United Investments Limited (UIL) will be called upon to ratify a decision of the Board redefining the course of the group and its people. From shareholders, middlemen  to regulators, they all seem to have found a convenient corner in this looping circle. The story of UIL is an absolute...

Keynote speech by EVP Vestager at the IBEC conference.

European Commission Speech Dublin, 30 Sep 2022 “Harvesting the fruits of the digital age” Introduction Dia dhuit, It’s a great pleasure to be here in Dublin – an old Viking city. Tomorrow is the first day of… by : European Commission on 2022-09-30 12:30:07 Source link #Keynote #speech #EVP #Vestager #IBEC #conference

State aid: Commission approves aid to support the resolution of the Polish Getin Noble Bank S.A.

European Commission Press release Brussels, 01 Oct 2022 The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, several support measures in the context of the resolution of the Polish Getin Noble Bank S.A. by : European Commission on 2022-10-01 06:54:08 Source link #State #aid #Commission #approves #aid #support #resolution #Polish #Getin #Noble #Bank #S.A

World

NBE signs $1B syndicated term loan

NBE signs $1B syndicated term loan

<!– –> Back Published on 20 June 2024 675 Views <!– comments –> Print NBE signs $1B syndicated term loan 5 min read National Bank of Egypt S.A.E. (NBE) announced the successful signing of a $1 billion senior unsecured syndicated term loan facility on 23 May 2024. Together, Emirates NBD Capital, Mashreqbank PSC and Firstrand...

l’Agence Ecofin honorée en Côte d’Ivoire

(MEDIAMANIA) – Le journaliste Moutiou Adjibi Nourou de l’Agence Ecofin, spécialisé dans l’actualité de la « Gestion Publique » en Afrique, a été désigné meilleur auditeur en journalisme financier pour la série de l’Initiative Bloomberg pour les Médias en Afrique (BMIA) qui s’est déroulée en Côte d’Ivoire entre la fin 2023 et la première moitié de 2024....