Ransomware is your biggest threat, UK’s NCSC CEO’s tells business

By guest author Oliver Pickup, a multi-award-winning journalist, he specialises in technology, business and sport, and contributes to a wide range of publications. As head of the National Cyber Security Centre, Lindy Cameron believes company leaders must improve preparedness and resilience by educating staff – and themselves. Lindy Cameron is a difficult person to reach. … More Ransomware is your biggest threat, UK’s NCSC CEO’s tells business

The Swiss Federal Council names two new board members to the Export Risk Insurance SERV

The two new members of the board of SERV are Claudine Amstein and Claire Anne Dysli Wermeill and they will serve for the current term up to 2023. The SERV members of the SERV Board Urs Ziswiler (Lawyer and Vice President) and Caroline Gueissaz (Engineer ETH, member) and Anne-Sophie Spérisen (Economist, member) announced there ordinary … More The Swiss Federal Council names two new board members to the Export Risk Insurance SERV

Swiss Nestlé: New open platform provides access to diet-related health data for more than 190 countries

Nestlé and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University have collaborated to launch the Global Nutrition and Health Atlas (GNHA), a new online platform that consolidates and provides free access to global nutrition and health data for over 190 countries. The platform is a user-friendly, publicly available resource that was developed … More Swiss Nestlé: New open platform provides access to diet-related health data for more than 190 countries

Personalities: BURBERRY GROUP PLC BOARD CHANGE

Burberry Group plc (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Danuta Gray has been appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director and member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committees, with effect from December 1, 2021. Danuta is currently Chair of Direct Line Insurance Group plc which is listed on the London Stock Exchange. Until … More Personalities: BURBERRY GROUP PLC BOARD CHANGE

Majority of the self-employed in the EU are men

In the second quarter of 2021, 13 % of employed people aged between 20-64 years in the EU were self-employed. The remaining employed people were predominantly classified as employees (86 %) with a smaller share (less than1 %) working as contributing family workers. Among the self-employed, men outnumbered women (67 % vs 33 %). In … More Majority of the self-employed in the EU are men

EU proposes blacklisting of transport operators involved in facilitating the smuggling or trafficking of people

As part of the European Union’s united response to state-sponsored instrumentalisation of people at the EU’s external border with Belarus, the Commission and High Representative propose today measures to prevent and restrict the activities of transport operators that engage in or facilitate smuggling or trafficking of people into the EU. This will add a new … More EU proposes blacklisting of transport operators involved in facilitating the smuggling or trafficking of people