Business

Oil rises from 9-month low on U.S. Gulf supply cuts, softer dollar By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows oil tanks of Transneft oil pipeline operator at the crude oil terminal Kozmino on the shore of Nakhodka Bay near the port city of Nakhodka, Russia June 13, 2022. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Tatiana Meel By Alex Lawler LONDON (Reuters) -Oil rose more than 1% on...

Why does money exist?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskidsus@theconversation.com. Why do money and trading exist? – Vanessa C., age 10, Gilbert, Arizona Imagine a world without money. With no way to buy stuff, you might need to produce everything...

how better rules can rein in facial recognition tech

The human face is special. It is simultaneously public and personal. Our faces reveal sensitive information about us: who we are, of course, but also our gender, emotions, health status and more. Lawmakers in Australia, like those around the world, never anticipated our face data would be harvested on an industrial scale, then used in...

IMF

IMF Food Shock Window/ Ukraine/ Lebanon IMF

IMF Food Shock Window/ Ukraine/ Lebanon

In a press briefing held today (Thursday, Sept. 15), the IMF announced that it is aiming to operationalize the Resilience and Sustainability Trust around the 2022 Annual Meetings which will take place from October 10 to October 16 in Washington, DC. The Fund is deploying all elements in its lending toolkit to support the membership...

Techno

Two new staff members join the DIGITAL SME’s Brussels secretariat

Two new professionals will boost our team. Welcome, Noémi and Giorgos! Europe’s 25 million European SMEs employ almost 100 million people […] The post Two new staff members join the DIGITAL SME’s Brussels secretariat appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Fulin Low on 2022-09-21 16:29:00 Source link #staff #members #join #DIGITAL #SMEs #Brussels...

The European Commission launches new Cybersecurity Resilience Act to secure IoT devices in Europe

The Commission has announced a new Act that will establish minimum security requirements for connected devices, covering the product development […] The post The European Commission launches new Cybersecurity Resilience Act to secure IoT devices in Europe appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : James Philpot on 2022-09-19 06:50:38 Source link #European #Commission...

Noémi Borso-Repka joins DIGITAL SME

  Administration & Finance Officer Contact: n.borsos@digitalsme.eu Noémi is Administration and Finance Officer at the organisation. She has extensive financial […] The post Noémi Borso-Repka joins DIGITAL SME appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Fulin Low on 2022-09-12 07:17:18 Source link #Noémi #BorsoRepka #joins #DIGITAL #SME

Digital SMEs call for measures to make the European internet ecosystem fairer and stronger

The European DIGITAL SME Alliance, representing a network of 45.000 ICT small and medium enterprises in Europe, calls for strong […] The post Digital SMEs call for measures to make the European internet ecosystem fairer and stronger appeared first on European DIGITAL SME Alliance. by : Fulin Low on 2022-07-08 07:00:04 Source link #Digital #SMEs...

Economy

Remarks at ECON structured dialogue on taxation

European Commission Speech Brussels, 26 Sep 2022 Thank you Chair and good afternoon to everyone. Honourable Members, I am pleased to be here today for our Structured Dialogue on taxation. Since our last meetin… by : European Commission on 2022-09-26 15:23:07 Source link #Remarks #ECON #structured #dialogue #taxation

Questions and Answers: Prohibition of products made by forced labour in the Union Market

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 14 Sep 2022 What is forced labour? Forced labour is defined by the International Labour Organization (ILO) as “all work or service which is exacted from any person under t… by : European Commission on 2022-09-13 22:00:00 Source link #Questions #Answers #Prohibition #products #forced #labour #Union #Market

Register of crowdfunding services providers

Friday 23 September 2022 16:04 by : European Securities and Markets Authority – Other bodies and agencies on 2022-09-23 14:04:51 Source link #Register #crowdfunding #services #providers

World

avis aux PME, le 2e appel à candidatures est ouvert

(BANQUE AFRICAINE DE DEVELOPPEMENT) – Voilà trois ans que la Banque africaine de développement a lancé, à Madagascar, un programme pour soutenir la croissance des petites et moyennes entreprises du pays. Objectifs : leur permettre de faire des économies d’échelle et créer de meilleures opportunités d’emplois pour les femmes et les jeunes dans les secteurs-clés de...

L’opérateur qatari Ooredoo Group se prépare à vendre ses tours télécoms en Algérie et en Tunisie

(Agence Ecofin) – Les opérateurs s’intéressent de plus en plus à la monétisation de leurs actifs de tours télécoms. MTN, Vodacom, Telkom et Airtel Africa ont déjà exploré cette option. La société qatarie de télécommunications Ooredoo Group a annoncé le lundi 26 septembre qu’elle envisage de vendre 20 000 de ses tours de télécommunications sur plusieurs...