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Tesco to store £2 lateral flow tests supplied by Cheshire Company

Tesco is to stock £2 lateral flow tests supplied by the Cheshire Company from April 1. Nantwich-headquartered diagnostic healthcare company Everything Genetic will supply the kits to more than 1,500 stores. Coinciding with the in-store launch, the tests will initially be available to customers online in London, before rolling out online across the country from […]

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Kieni dairy farmers end cartels with processing company

Business Kieni dairy farmers end cartels with processing company Tuesday, March 29, 2022 A man unloads milk cans from a milk dispenser belonging to Kieni Dairy Products along Gakere road in Nyeri town on June 10, 2019. PHOTO | JOSEPH KANYI | NMG By IRENE MUGOMore from this author Summary Fed up with exploitation, farmers […]

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A Somerset storage company bought by a South African company

A Somerset-based storage company has been acquired by a UK self-storage group for an undisclosed sum. Frome-based Storagebase has been bought by Storage King, which is owned by South Africa’s largest self-storage company, Stor-Age Property REIT Limited. Storagebase has four facilities in the south of England, while Storage King has over 80 self-storage assets in […]

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FINRA: Oversight Obligations Fall on Business Management, Not Compliance Officer

On March 17, FINRA Published Regulatory Notice 22-10 reminding member firms that compliance with their oversight obligations under Rule 3110 “is the responsibility of a firm’s business management, not its compliance officers.” According to FINRA, the role of a firm’s Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) is generally advisory and not supervisory, and as such an action […]

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New Online Gaming Company Aims to Develop Therapeutic Video Games » GossipChimp

DeepWell Digital Therapeutics Devolver Digital founder Mike Wilson is teaming up with medical machine specialist Ryan Douglas to launch DeepWell Digital Therapeutics, an online gaming company that will both develop video games that address health issues. The company can also help outdoor businesses create current video games that have therapeutic value, the founders say. Instruments […]

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Regulators allow sale of BC gold mine to Australian firm – Reuters

Photo: Pretium Resources Canadian and Chinese regulators have cleared the sale of a gold mine in British Columbia to Australian resource company Newcrest Mining Ltd. The roughly $3.5 billion deal brings the Brucejack gold mine north of Terrace under the control of Newcrest, which has acquired Vancouver-based Pretium Resources Inc. as part of a cash […]

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How Data Privacy Regulation Has Shaped Business Performance Globally

Personal data is a key production factor in the modern world. But they are also a contentious issue for policymakers looking to balance citizens’ data privacy concerns with the dynamism of their economies (Acemoglu et al. 2019). In this context, the EU implemented the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018. The primary objective […]

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Sony and Honda plan joint company for electric vehicles – Business & Finance

TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony is joining forces with automaker Honda to create a new company that will develop and sell electric vehicles, the electronics giant said on Friday, its latest step into the growing sector. Major global automakers are increasingly prioritizing electric and hybrid vehicles as concerns about climate change grow. The news from Sony […]

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Major contract for Port of Bristol apartments awarded to Birmingham firm

A major contract for a major new port development in Bristol has been awarded to a Birmingham-based mechanical and electrical construction services company. JS Wright, who is headquartered on Portland Street in Aston, has secured the £3.5m+ contract for McArthur’s Yard in the south west town. It will design and build the mechanical services for […]

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BOI holds meeting with Pakistan’s largest garment export company – Reuters

Directors of Lahore, Pakistan-based M/S Zeitgeist, a well-established high-quality garment export company, recently visited the Sri Lanka Investment Board to explore investment opportunities in Sri Lanka in the clothing sector. The delegation consisted of Saad Bin Khalid, Dr. Bilal Bin Khalid, Hashim Khalid and Daniyal Khalid from M/S […]