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5000 more customs staff needed after Brexit

5000 more customs staff needed after Brexit

Ministers last month mooted two potential post-Brexit models for the UK's customs relations with the EU: a "highly streamlined" version that would continue some existing arrangements and seek technology-based solutions to ensure customs procedures remained as frictionless as possible; and a "new customs partnership" that would remove the need for a UK-EU customs border. Consulte Mais Informação

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Taiwan dodges a bullet as Talim continues north turn

Taiwan dodges a bullet as Talim continues north turn

The winds around Talim's outer edge will continue to bring sporadic showers to northern Taiwan, Lo said, adding that the rain will gradually ease off later in the day. The CWB's current forecast projected the storm to veer northeast towards Japan's western coast. China Airlines and EVA Air, Taiwan's two largest carriers, said they would cancel some inbound and outbound worldwide flights. Consulte Mais Informação

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Retailers Cite Equifax In Urging Uniform Data Breach Law

Retailers Cite Equifax In Urging Uniform Data Breach Law

The Equifax data breach has left almost half the USA population's personal information at risk. Geoff Greenwood, spokesman for the AG's office, says approximately 143 million consumers nationwide are affected by the breach. The fallout from the Equifax breach is widening. For example, the site's URL - equifaxsecurity2017.com - looks suspicious, and it is built on a stock version of WordPress, which has experienced a number of security issues and attacks in recent years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Officials warn of flooding as Irma downgraded to tropical storm

Officials warn of flooding as Irma downgraded to tropical storm

Communities along Georgia's coast were swamped by storm surge and rainfall arriving at high tide Monday afternoon. At least 36 people were left dead in the storm's wake across the Caribbean. - A 57-year-old SC man was fatally injured by a falling tree limb during the storm, Abbeville County Coroner Ronnie Ashley told CNN. In one Jacksonville yard, Irma snapped a tree near its roots, sending it crashing onto the auto of an evacuee from South Florida on Sunday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Philippines' Duterte may declare martial law

Philippines' Duterte may declare martial law

This is how Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza explained the apparent foot-dragging of Malacañang when it comes to the BBL which Duterte previously said he considered a priority of his administration . Aside from the MILF officials, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III were present during the meeting. The MILF earlier lamented that the proposed BBL had no sponsor at the House of Representatives. Consulte Mais Informação

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Quebec provincial police issue Amber Alert for missing six-year-old boy

Quebec provincial police issue Amber Alert for missing six-year-old boy

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing six-year-old boy named Louka Fredette in Saint-Eustache, Que., northwest of Montreal. Police said the boy's mother, 41-year-old Veronique Barbe, was married to Fredette. "I think I know him a little bit, and I know he's a good-hearted man", said Provencher. If you have any information, police are asking that you call 911 and not to approach the suspect. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suzuki to invest ₹3900 crore in Gujarat for third vehicle plant

Suzuki to invest ₹3900 crore in Gujarat for third vehicle plant

Maruti's parent company Suzuki Motor Corporation on Thursday announced a fresh investment of Rs 3,800 crore in Gujarat to add a third manufacturing unit. When the third plant starts functioning fully, the SMC's Gujarat plant will have a total capacity of 7.5 lakh units per annum. The plant to be located at Hansalpur will have a capacity of 2.5 lakh units and will cater to the electric vehicle demands of both the domestic and export markets, the Times of India reported . Consulte Mais Informação

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Why I'm suing Trump over DACA

Why I'm suing Trump over DACA

It was filed against the Department of Homeland Security and its acting secretary, Elaine Duke in the Northern District of California, and says Trump's action was "nothing more than unreasoned executive whim". Finally, the department's rescission of DACA tramples on the due process rights of the University of California and its students and employees. The protections were offered to people who had been brought to the US illegally as children. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nine KPMG executives quit after Gupta scandal

Nine KPMG executives quit after Gupta scandal

The firm's worldwide network launched an internal investigation after leaked emails showed a Gupta-owned company, Linkway trading had used laundered money from the state to pay for a family wedding. Mike Oddy (head of audit and a member), Muhammad Saloojee (head of tax and a board member), Herman de Beer (head of forensic and a board member), John Geel (head of deal advisory) and Mickey Bove (risk management partner for deal advisory) will also be leaving KPMG SA, the company said on Friday. Consulte Mais Informação

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DA wants McKinsey to appear before Eskom inquiry

DA wants McKinsey to appear before Eskom inquiry

After months of denials, Eskom finally admitted in July that it paid fees of R1.6-billion to consulting multinational McKinsey and Trillian Capital Partners, the local advisory firm until recently controlled by Gupta lieutenant Salim Essa. It is now clear that Trillian was nothing more than a BEE partner company for the United States based multinational, McKinsey. The web of State Capture is being increasingly exposed, along with all those involved. Consulte Mais Informação

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