Latest News for: Environment regulations


The commonality between mobile manufacturing and oil refining

Dawn 20 Sep 2021
In a tightly regulated environment where the government dictates key aspects of the business and where many industry participants find it difficult to generate healthy returns on a sustainable basis, the existing refineries have shied away from making any big commitments.

Entrepreneurs and VAT: What to keep in mind when you’re starting a business in the UAE?

Gulf News 20 Sep 2021
UAE and its business-friendly tax environment. The regulations in the UAE is tailor-made to suit the investor requirement of saving tax ... The tax-free environment for businesses is luring investors to start a company in the UAE ... with the rules and regulations of the country.

City Commission candidates discuss their priorities as part of forum; common topics include affordable housing, ...

Lawrence Journal World 20 Sep 2021
“So if re-elected to the commission, I will continue to move forward with policies just like this.” ... Sellers, who is a regulation specialist with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment Bureau of Family Health, also said there should be a higher level of engagement between people, policies and city governance ... 2 ... 12 ....

Deer archery season begins Sept. 25 for Ohio hunters

Richland Source 19 Sep 2021
This content covers the basics, including deer ecology, rules and regulations, an overview of deer hunting, and places to hunt … all at your own pace ... This is more than observing the environment – it’s active engagement ... Hunting brings us closer to nature and understanding our natural environment ... Ethical hunters care about the environment.

Civil society lauds action against factories over pollution

The News International 19 Sep 2021
The commissioner appreciated the services of PCAA for promoting clean environment in Peshawar and informed the participants about services he had rendered as commissioner Hazara and Malakand divisions for the cause ... It was also proposed to raise a green police force for implementing the rules and regulations for preservation of the environment.

Protestors line beach to oppose Sizewell C nuclear plant in Suffolk

BBC News 19 Sep 2021
About 500 people have attended a protest against a proposed nuclear power plant off the Suffolk coast ... The electricity plant would be built next to the existing Sizewell B reactor by EDF Energy ... "Our sea defence plans are strictly regulated by East Suffolk Council, the Environment Agency and the Office for Nuclear regulation." ... .

Mountain of scrap tires has shrunk, now complies with state rules, Nebraska regulators say

News-Press Now 19 Sep 2021
In April, after months of failing to comply with state requests seeking voluntary compliance with regulations on scrap tire storage, the recyclers signed a legal consent agreement with the Department of Environment and Energy requiring the business to reduce the pile of shredded tires or face fines or other sanctions.

Protecting the ODZ

The Malta Independent 19 Sep 2021
Planning rules and regulations already protect the ODZ ... of both the Planning Authority as well as the Environment and Resources Authority.

China: 'We really are not even in the beginning stages' of the tech crackdown, short-seller says

Yahoo Daily News 19 Sep 2021
“While US regulators are primarily focused on just four Big Tech companies, the Chinese government is ... “This nuance makes it trickier for investors to navigate the current environment, especially as Chinese regulators remain tightlipped about everything they have planned.".

Cracks in the crypto utopia: How a surge of scams is exposing DeFi’s dark side

Digital Trends 19 Sep 2021
Fracassi, however, believes in order for cryptocurrency to be more broadly accepted, there has to be a more “regulated environment.” ... “I think the institutions that are more connected with big corporations will benefit from regulation, but it’s going to make it a lot harder for startups to create innovative products.”.

Beeban Kidron v Silicon Valley: one woman’s fight to protect children online

The Observer 19 Sep 2021
Kidron says her code is a Trojan horse, “starting the conversation that says, you can regulate this environment” ... “We had 14 Factory Acts in the 19th century on child labour alone,” Kidron says, adding that the code is likely to be the first of many more regulations to come.

Locked out! How ordinary investors miss out on 'public' offers that are nearly always closed ...

The Daily Mail 19 Sep 2021
The City's regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority, warned last week that there are nearly 8.6million savers currently holding more than £10,000 in cash that could be put to better use if it was invested ... Yet investors are being cut out of one of the most regulated investment environments in the world – the London Stock Exchange.

Ireland questions Facebook smart glass privacy

Swords Today 18 Sep 2021
The partnership with Irish Privacy Regulator, iBill Stories, Facebook’s Smart Glass and spectacles maker Essilorlaxotica, is suspected to be really effective in letting people know that the device is being taken ... The Italian regulator has issued a statement demanding that the social network regulate smart glass with European privacy law.

Interactive Brokers Will Soon Allow Customers to Trade Crypto

LB News 18 Sep 2021
regulators such as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Gary Gensler is the head of that agency, for example, and recently commented that crypto trading platforms and exchanges are not likely to experience high levels of trust in the future unless they are willing to comply with set regulations ... We work with a lot of regulators.

Top 5 Challenges of the Nigerian Tech Space and Possible Solutions.

Business Day Online 18 Sep 2021
The challenging environment ... While Lagos is significant among other states in the country for its tech startup environment, it appears disconnected from its surroundings and the other parts of the country generally that still lags in infrastructure, faces political instability, and security challenges.