New Innovation Strategy sets out plans to ensure UK's training pipeline delivers the full skills complement that our innovation ecosystem needs

#PlanforGrowth: New Innovation Strategy sets out plans to put UK at front of global innovation race  Long-term plan to boost private sector investment across the UK and create the right conditions for all businesses to turn world-leading science into new products and services, and cement the UK’s position as a world-leaderContinue Reading

EPA Announces Plans To Strengthen Environmental Justice Efforts Regarding Waste And Superfund | Vinson & Elkins LLP

For the second time in as many weeks, the acting head of the EPA’s enforcement office has issued a memorandum (the “Memorandum”) outlining additional actions to advance the EPA’s environmental justice (“EJ”) goals. The Memorandum, dated July 1, 2021, focuses on cleanup obligations of hazardous substances. We previously covered the acting head’sContinue Reading

Factoring Environmental Justice Into Investment Plans to Control Costs, Time and Potential Liability | Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

“Environmental Justice” is an effort intended to address the disproportionate adverse impacts of pollution on disadvantaged communities, primarily comprised of minorities and lower-income people. The movement is gaining media attention, but companies may not fully understand its impact on their ability to operate existing or develop new businesses. Governments, environmentalContinue Reading

Viscom : achieves annual forecast for 2020 in difficult market environment

valU, Paymob and the American University in Cairo School of Business enter into a partnership agreement to offer financing plans for executive education programs 11 July 2021 The parties are looking to avail convenient and affordable financing plans for Egypt’s leading business education programs for professionals Cairo, 11 July 2021Continue Reading

Pentagon cancels JEDI contract and plans more advanced cloud-based warfare platform

The US Department of Defense (DoD) announced on Tuesday the cancelation of its $10 billion, 10-year commercial contract solicitation called the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) along with plans to seek a more comprehensive request from the private sector for an advanced “cloud ecosystem” for “non-traditional warfighting domains.” The PentagonContinue Reading

How a growing movement plans to put ecocide on a par with war crimes

A hiker walks among winding channels carved by water on the surface of the melting Longyearbreen glacier during a summer heat wave on Svalbard archipelago on July 31, 2020 near Longyearbyen, Norway. Global warming is having a dramatic impact on Svalbard that, according to Norwegian meteorological data, includes a riseContinue Reading

Saudi 100 Brands 2021.

With its over-the-top extravagance, ultra-wealthy residents and burgeoning skyline, Saudi Arabia has played up the promise of better business tomorrow in courting international fashion consumers and brands alike. While that welcome mat remains out, the country is undertaking a massive project to build its own fashion ecosystem from the groundContinue Reading