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Gas dispute with Lebanon to be resolved diplomatically, says Israeli defmin

Reuters 06 Jun 2022
JERUSALEM, June 6 (Reuters) - Israel's defence minister said on Monday that the dispute with Lebanon over offshore ...
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Third Unaoil bribery offender launches London appeal against conviction

FX Empire 06 Jun 2022
But in a major blow to the SFO, the Court of Appeal overturned the convictions of Whiteley’s co-defendant Ziad Akle, a one-time Unaoil executive, and that of Paul Bond, a former manager at Dutch energy services firm SBM Offshore ... and that this had hindered defence lawyers.
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China’s real estate mess put global economy on crutches

The Siasat Daily 01 Jun 2022
Beijing. The deep recession in China’s real estate companies is becoming a major problem for the country as well as for the world’s economy ... Ukrainian, Slovak Presidents discuss defence support. Developers borrowed money in the form of onshore and offshore bonds, trust loans, and wealth management products, in addition to bank loans ... .
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New world order will force us to look a lot differently at how we manage our future

Irish Independent 14 May 2022
The proper development of this sector in the years ahead could help bring safety and security to Europe at a time when we will hope to benefit from other countries’ spending on defence.It has been suggested that Ireland could produce 80GWs of power annually from offshore wind, which is equivalent to a huge oil reserve.
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MPs call for bank chiefs to face jail if they fail to stop money laundering

AOL 12 May 2022
“Our financial services and our defences against dirty money have been overrun ... “We join these MPs in demanding an end to secrecy in Britain’s offshore financial sectors, an overhaul of the private sector’s dirty money defences, and a significant increase in funding for law enforcement to go after money launderers.
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UK used ‘deniable fiddle’ to hide £60m of payments to Saudis, court told

The Observer 09 May 2022
Opening the defence of one of two men accused of corruption in the arms deal, Ian Winter QC told Southwark crown court that some of the payments were made to the then Prince Abdullah, who later became the Saudi monarch for a decade ... Cook, a former Ministry of Defence civil servant, was GPT’s managing director.
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British Virgin Islands protesters decry plan for direct UK rule

Al Jazeera 02 May 2022
The rally on Monday came days after the BVI premier was arrested in the US city of Miami on drug-related charges ... The BVI, a self-governing Caribbean archipelago, is home to approximately 35,000 people and is an overseas territory of the UK, which supervises its defence and foreign policy. It is also one of the world’s leading offshore tax havens ... .
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BVI prime minister nabbed in Florida drug bust

Dawn 30 Apr 2022
MIAMI / LONDON ... The self-governing Caribbean archipelago is home to some 35,000 people and is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom, which supervises its defence and foreign policy. It is also one of the world’s leading offshore tax havens ... Published in Dawn, April 30th, 2022. .
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Developing infrastructure for the eVTOL revolution

The Engineer 30 Apr 2022
The lightweight modular system of the hubs mean they could be deployed in various compact urban areas, such as on rooftops, or even floating offshore ... Sandhu explained that a modified Urban-Air Port, whether offshore or out in the field, can act as an operating base from a defence perspective to deploy security drones.
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Inquiry proposes British Virgin Islands return to direct UK rule

Al Jazeera 29 Apr 2022
Maynard’s son was additionally arrested in the affair in another city ... The British Virgin Islands, a self-governing Caribbean archipelago, is home to approximately 35,000 people and is an overseas territory of the UK, which supervises its defence and foreign policy. It is also one of the world’s leading offshore tax havens ... .
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BVI should return to direct UK rule after PM drug arrest - inquiry

Jamaica Observer 29 Apr 2022
"We will then announce a clear path forward." ... The British Virgin Islands, a self-governing Caribbean archipelago, is home to around 35,000 people and is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom, which supervises its defence and foreign policy. It is one of the world's leading offshore tax havens ...AFP. .
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BWC Labs and Dassault Systèmes Sign Partnership to Offer End-to-End Virtual Universes to Imagine Sustainable ...

The Eastern Herald 28 Apr 2022
The solution will fuel innovation and help organizations to bring tech-centric products faster to market across industries such as industrial equipment, aerospace and defence, marine and offshore, transportation and mobility, consumer packaged goods, health and pharma, high tech, ...
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Take splat! Navy turns paintball guns on thieving baboons

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Apr 2022
With its flotillas of frigates and submarines, backed by inshore and offshore support vessels, South Africa’s biggest naval base is primed for defence ... .
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PM Johnson: UK hopes to clinch Indian free trade deal by year-end

Metro USA 21 Apr 2022
India imports defence equipment and oil from Russia ... “One of the things that we’re talking about is what we can do to build partnerships on hydrogen, on electric vehicles, on offshore wind… there’s also the opportunity for us to deepen our security and defence partnership.” ... .
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Labor ‘lost control of the borders’ when they were last in government

The Daily Telegraph Australia 18 Apr 2022
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says investing in defence and turning boats away is the “humane thing to do” unlike Labor’s strategy of offshore detention ... ....

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In this handout photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks to the nation via his smartphone in the center of in Kyiv, Ukraine, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. An adviser to Ukraine’s president says that fighting is raging in the capital and in the country’s south, and that the Ukrainian military is successfully fending off Russian assaults.
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