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The World Was Just Issued 12-Year Ultimatum On Climate Change   
March 05, 2019
Source: Smithsonian Magazine - Today, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report on the forthcoming impacts of climate change. The consensus' It’s not looking good. As Jonathan Watts of The Guardian reports,...
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Swiss Post and Austrian Post commit to EVs by 2030   
March 05, 2019
Source: Post & Parcel - Swiss Post and Austrian Post have promised to electrify their delivery fleets by 2030 as they became the latest company to join the EV100 campaign from The Climate Group. EV100 – which aims to make electric transport...
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3M pledges to source 100% renewable electricity   
March 05, 2019
Source: Edie - Multinational consumer goods, healthcare and industry firm 3M has become the latest corporate to join The Climate Group's RE100 initiative, pledging to source 100% renewable electricity for its global operations. The 100%...
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Does Climate Change Mean You Should Fly Less' Yeah, Maybe   
March 05, 2019
Source: Wired - This story originally appeared on Slate and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Two weeks ago, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a dire report that made crystal clear that we have about a decade to...
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Unleashes USMCA Coalition for North American Integration   
March 04, 2019
Source: The New American - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a corporate member of the world-government-promoting Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), has launched a massive new lobbying effort called the USMCA Coalition to garner congressional and public...
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Greece to Tap Market With 10-Year Bond for First Time Since 2017   
March 04, 2019
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - (Bloomberg) -- Greece will test investor appetite this week with its second bond offering of the year, taking advantage of lower borrowing costs after an upgrade from Moody’s Investors Service. The nation has mandated six...
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To Save Time and Money, Companies Roll Out Caregiving Benefits   
March 04, 2019
Source: U.S. News Money - NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Laura Hirsch of Keller Texas had to find a rehabilitation center to help her father recover from a difficult surgery in September, the caregiving service Cariloop saved ...
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The Public Chain with the Most DApps Begins “On-chain Community Governance” in 2019   
March 04, 2019
Source: GlobeNewswire - BEIJING, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During the 2018 cryptocurrency market when most projects failed to live up to expectations, Nebulas stayed true to their word and never forgot the ...
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Data Governance, AI And Healthcare: An Exciting New World Of Health Provision   
March 04, 2019
Source: Forbes - As AI becomes more commonplace, there’s an increased need for data governance. It’s an issue that’s been identified by the government, as it recently announced an ethics group to oversee large groups of data...
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NEXT Biometrics Supplies Certified Fingerprint Readers for Another e-Governance Project in India   
March 04, 2019
Source: Yahoo Finance - OSLO, Norway, Mar. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced that it has been selected as supplier of Aadhaar ...
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