New Albanian Airport Raises Cronyism, Environment Concerns

Environmentalists warn Vlora airport will irreparably damage a key Mediterranean wetland. Questions are also being raised about the politically connected consortium behind the lucrative airport deal. Key Findings Albania has given the go-ahead to build a new airport in a key Mediterranean wetland, a decision the European Commission and expertsContinue Reading

New Albanian Airport Raises Cronyism, Environment Concerns

by Lindita Çela (OCCRP) 21 June 2022 Tweet this Share this on Facebook DONATE Environmentalists warn Vlora airport will irreparably damage a key Mediterranean wetland. Questions are also being raised about the politically connected consortium behind the lucrative airport deal. Key Findings Albania has given the go-ahead to build aContinue Reading

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Marketplace 5 Oversold Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy Now (InvestorPlace) Cybersecurity spending is expected to grow making these oversold cybersecurity stocks look like more of a bargain than you may have thought. 4 Cybersecurity Stocks You Can Buy and Hold for the Next Decade (The Motley Fool) Palo Alto, CrowdStrike, SentinelOne,Continue Reading

Series B financing led by CBC with participation from Temasek’s Pavilion Capital, EDBI and GS Holdings RVAC plans to build R&D center and manufacturing facilities in Singapore and China SINGAPORE, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — RVAC Medicines Pte. Ltd. (“RVAC”), an emerging messenger RNA (mRNA) platform company incubated in SingaporeContinue Reading

Asian & Female Founded Sustainability Company Combats Single-use Plastics, Michelle Wie West as Global Ambassador HO CHI MINH, Vietnam, April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – SEED ROUND RAISE Vietnam-based sustainability company, EQUO, has raised $1.3 million USD in seed funding. Leading the seed round is NextGen Ventures with participation from Techstars andContinue Reading

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At a glance. Wyntec acquires Layer 8 Security. Skan raises $40 million. Mergers and acquisitions. Managed services provider Wyntec has acquired cybersecurity awareness training company Layer 8 Security, CRN reports. Both companies are based in Brisbane. Wyntec stated, “The merger will enable Wyntec and Layer 8 Security to expand theirContinue Reading