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Rainforest Foundation UK misleads the public about the international community’s efforts to preserve Congo’s forests

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Economics, Energy, English, Europe, European Union, Government of Norway, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Norway, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Rainforest Foundation UK misleads the public about the international community’s efforts to preserve Congo’s forests

MIL OSI Europe – Source: Government of Norway Headline: Rainforest Foundation UK misleads the public about the international community’s efforts to preserve Congo’s forests In recent weeks, Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) has been running a campaign aimed at Norway and the Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI), who work jointly to support the Democratic Republic of […]

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Tax paid on more cigarettes in the second quarter of 2017

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, Economics, English, Europe, European Union, Germany, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Tax paid on more cigarettes in the second quarter of 2017

MIL OSI Germany – MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English – Headline: Tax paid on more cigarettes in the second quarter of 2017 WIESBADEN – As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the quantity of cigarettes on which tax was paid in Germany increased by 10.9% in the second quarter […]

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Business insolvencies down 16.7% in April 2017

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, Economics, English, Europe, European Union, Germany, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Business insolvencies down 16.7% in April 2017

MIL OSI Germany – MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English – Headline: Business insolvencies down 16.7% in April 2017 WIESBADEN – In April 2017, German local courts reported 1,573 business insolvencies. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reports that this was a decline of 16.7% compared with April 2016. The local courts reported […]

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Consumer prices in June 2017: +1.6% on June 2016

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Commerce, Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, Economics, Energy, English, Europe, European Union, Germany, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Consumer prices in June 2017: +1.6% on June 2016

MIL OSI Germany – MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English – Headline: Consumer prices in June 2017: +1.6% on June 2016 Inflation rate slightly up despite falling energy pricesEnlarge picture WIESBADEN –  Consumer prices in Germany rose by 1.6% in June 2017 compared with June 2016. This means that the inflation […]

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Icy roads overnight Thursday to Friday and Saturday mornings

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Transport  /  Comments Off on Icy roads overnight Thursday to Friday and Saturday mornings

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Icy roads overnight Thursday to Friday and Saturday mornings With snow moving off the South Island, icy and freezing conditions remain in many areas. Drivers need to take special care tonight and the next two mornings, says Lee Wright, NZ Transport […]

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New Zealand Economy: Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Economy: Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Headline: Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives The Reserve Bank of New Zealand and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment have started a public consultation on the implications for New Zealand of foreign margin requirements […]

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Q&A with Aries Arugay: ‘NZ could play the moderate voice in the Asia-Pacific’

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Immigration, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Q&A with Aries Arugay: ‘NZ could play the moderate voice in the Asia-Pacific’

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Q&A with Aries Arugay: ‘NZ could play the moderate voice in the Asia-Pacific’ Dr Aries Arugay, an expert on Philippine politics and international relations in the Asia-Pacific, shares his views on the Duterte presidency, the aspirations of Filipinos, New Zealand’s value […]

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A smile the best reward for Volunteer of the Year

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on A smile the best reward for Volunteer of the Year

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A smile the best reward for Volunteer of the Year Spreading happiness is important for 2017 Youth Volunteer of the Year Gary Ho. The Hong Kong-born University of Waikato student accepted the accolade from Volunteering Waikato last month for his work with […]

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Double win for Queenslands Heat Treatment Australia

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Defence, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Minister for Defence, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Security  /  Comments Off on Double win for Queenslands Heat Treatment Australia

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Government – Minister of Defence Headline: Double win for Queenslands Heat Treatment Australia Export opportunities for Australian industry continue to soar as Brisbane company Heat Treatment Australia (HTA) achieves two exciting milestones with two of the largest global defence companies – Lockheed Martin and BAE Systems. HTA has achieved […]

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Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, Economy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Finance, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reserve Bank of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand – News/Statement: Headline: Reserve Bank and MBIE open public consultation on foreign margin requirements for OTC derivatives Release date 13 July 2017 The Reserve Bank of New Zealand and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment have started a public consultation on the implications […]

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Banking Executive Accountability Regime

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Treasury Headline: Banking Executive Accountability Regime The Turnbull Government is continuing to work to deliver on its commitment to strengthen accountability in the banking system. Banks play a critical role in the lives of their customers, who rely on banks for a variety of services including depositing money, making […]

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Egypt rejects supporting, financing terrorism

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, China, China State Council Information Office, Defence, Defense, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PRC State Government, Security, Top News  /  Comments Off on Egypt rejects supporting, financing terrorism

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office Headline: Egypt rejects supporting, financing terrorism Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday reiterated his country’s stance against the support and finance of terrorism, state-run MENA news agency reported. Sisi’s remarks came during his meeting with Arab information ministers who are in Cairo for the meetings […]

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