Sri Lankans arrested in UK in terror probe released

The men, who are all Sri Lankan nationals, arrived on an international flight on the evening of Wednesday, 10 April. Police at the airport were made aware of the men the next day, Thursday, 11 April and subsequently stopped them under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000. Four Sri Lankans arrested in the UK by Counter Terrorism officers have been released.Scotland Yard said that detectives from the Met Police Counter Terrorism Command are investigating after the four men were arrested at Luton Airport on suspicion of membership of a proscribed organisation, contrary to section 11 of the Terrorism Act 2000. The men were then each arrested under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984, between approximately 21.30hrs and 23:40hrs.All four men have now been released under investigation.

Source Energy takes in 175 million in largest oil and gas sector

CALGARY – Source Energy Services has closed a $175-million financing in the first substantial initial public offering in the oil and gas sector in two-and-a-half years.The Calgary-based company, one of the largest suppliers of speciality sand to Canada’s fracking industry, issued 16.7 million shares at $10.50 each in the listing.Source had initially aimed to raise about $300 million by offering shares at somewhere between $17 and $20, but shelved the plan because of what it said were adverse capital market conditions.The listing is the first for the oil and gas sector since Seven Generations Energy raised $932 million in Oct. 2014, save for some minor listings of a few million dollars.The Seven Generations listing was the last of a series of high-profile public offerings in the sector, including PrairieSky Royalty’s $1.7-billion listing, before the oil price crash put further IPOs on hold.Source Energy expects to see a significant increase in demand for its product this year as fracking operations ramp up both the amount of sand used per well, and the total number of wells fracked. by The Canadian Press Posted Apr 13, 2017 2:20 pm MDT Last Updated Apr 13, 2017 at 3:20 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Source Energy takes in $175 million in largest oil and gas sector IPO since 2014 read more

Alesha MacPhails mother says teenage killers bid to cut his sentence is

The mother of Alesha MacPhail has pleaded with judges not to reduce the 27-year sentence handed to her daughter’s teenage killer.Aaron Campbell, 17, was jailed for life after abducting, raping and murdering the six-year-old schoolgirl, who was on holiday visiting her father and grandparents on the Isle of Bute.He snatched Alesha from her bed on July 2 last year before assaulting and killing her in woodland nearby. He told the child he was a friend of her father and he was taking her home.He was ordered in March to serve a minimum of 27 years in prison but will appeal against the length of the sentence on Wednesday before three judges at the Criminal Appeal Court in Edinburgh.His legal team is expected to argue that he is too young to be handed such a long sentence.Georgina Lochrane, Alesha’s mother, said in a statement on her “Justice for Alesha” page on Facebook that the claim was “laughable”. “Do not give him any more of the attention he craves because that is just what all this is about, attention.”Campbell denied murdering Alesha during his nine-day trial before confessing after being found guilty. Aaron Campbell is appealing against the length of his sentenceCredit:PA She added that the justice system now had a chance to make an example of Campbell – by potentially increasing his sentence – and urged the court to “grasp it with both hands”.Ms Lochrane, 24, from Airdrie, wrote: “We do not have any insight as to what the outcome will be on Wednesday and what will take place other than our prayers and hopes that our justice system does not fail Alesha or listen to his bull****. Georgina Lochrane wants to see Campbell’s sentence increasedCredit:Andrew Milligan/PA aaron campbell In a shocking series of admissions while background reports were being prepared before sentencing he declared himself “quite satisfied” with the murder and claimed he found it hard to avoid laughing during the trial.Alesha, who suffered 117 injuries in the attack, was only a few days into her summer holiday in Rothesay on Bute, where she was staying with her grandparents and her father, Robert MacPhail.After the schoolgirl’s body was found it was Campbell’s mother who called the police after she realised he had been coming and going from their house on the night of the murder.During the sentencing, the judge Lord Matthews said he was “shocked” when he read the “cold-blooded and horrific” account the killer had given to a psychologist.Campbell is being held at Polmont Young Offenders Institution in Falkirk. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. georgina lochrane read more

Bandits who robbed 71yearold man of monthly pension caught by Police

According to Police Public Relations and Press Officer Superintendent Jairam Ramlakhan, as the 71-year-old was making his way home, he decided to stop and purchase something to eat at a supermarket at Vryheid’s Lust, ECD and as he was leaving on his pedal cycle, two males pounced and relieved him of an envelope containing his entire pension. The suspects identified as Devon Watson, 25, of Noble Street, Friendship, ECD and Philbert Rogers,25, of Friendship, ECD violently pushed the septuagenarian to the ground before fleeing on a bicycle. Minutes later, the elderly victim managed to flag down a passing police vehicle, in which was seated, the Deputy Commander of ‘C’ Division, Superintendent Walter Stanton and reported the matter.According to Ramlakhan based on the general description of the suspects, the Superintendent along with his driver arrested the street robbers at La Bonne Intention (LBI) with the victim’s property, including his Identification Card, which one of the perpetrators hid in his crotch.The suspects have since been charged with Robbery with Violence and are scheduled to appear before a Magistrate at the Sparendaam Magistrate’s Court tomorrow. …one of the perpetrators hid the pensioner’s ID card in his crotchA Le Ressouvenir, East Coast Demerara (ECD), pensioner, who ventured out of his home yesterday (Monday) before the break of day, to collect his monthly pension, was robbed by two armed bandits who police were able to subsequently apprehend. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedEnmore father of 2 trailed from bank, shot, robbed by armed banditsFebruary 21, 2018In “Crime”Manager trailed from bank to Atlantic Gardens home, shot, robbedFebruary 22, 2018In “Crime”Customs broker, overseas based Guyanese trailed from bank robbed at NonpareilJune 28, 2018In “Crime” read more

Abitibi Geophysics launches the ARMIT 3 probe at PDAC

first_imgAbitibi Geophysics has added the ARMIT 3 probe to its range of products and services. Exploration mining companies can now more effectively identify drill targets and reduce operating costs. The product launch is taking place in Toronto during the 2018 Annual Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Conference.“At Abitibi Geophysics, research and development are major reasons why the company has been so successful. The ARMIT 3 is a unique probe that simultaneously measures the B and dB/dt fields so you can detect a wide range of conductors. The probe is easy to use, sturdy, fast, light and stable and it delivers quality data without the use of a dewar. The ARMIT 3 has an extremely low noise envelope so it is much easier to identify drill targets and therefore reduce your operating costs. It is, without a doubt, a wise investment your mining exploration team can make.”“Abitibi Geophysics is very proud to present the ARMIT 3. This innovative and high-performance methodology will greatly increase the effectiveness of your surveys,” said Pierre Bérubé at Abitibi Geophysics. Compared to ARMIT 2, it has a sensitivity increase of 25%, is a more stable probe, has an improved signal-to-noise sensor, and allows users to explore deeper.last_img read more

Column Chávez was a charismatic leader but his economic legacy should be

first_imgTHE UNTIMELY DEATH of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez at age 58 has been a deep and scarring shock for his countrymen and followers of his “Bolivarian revolution” over the past 14 years. Cancer is a personal tragedy and Mr Chávez has departed us well before his time was up and his influence spent, having just won a third term as president late last year. It remains to be seen if the socialist revolution he has spearheaded nearly single-handedly will continue in the absence of his oversized personality, when all Venezuelans are left with are failed social programmes and deepening troubles like rampant 30 per cent inflation rates.There has been a common theme following his death in an argument about whether or not Chávez was a dictator. He was no such thing, subjecting himself to elections that were free but, as the secretary general of the main opposition party Ramón Guillermo Aveledo put it before the last one, not fair. Chávez by this stage had come to control the media and would put on party political broadcasts lasting hours while his opponent Henrique Capriles Radonski got three minutes a day.Authoritarian legacyChávez was about as democratic as you could hope from a Lieutenant Colonel who staged a bloody coup attempt in 1992 and ran around in his red paratrooper beret till his last days. The elections weren’t rigged, and voters did deliver a rebuke in one referendum that revolved around allowing him a third term as president. Admittedly he got his way in the end, but who are we to lecture others on what should happen when a government loses a referendum campaign?Human Rights Watch has criticised Chávez for leaving an authoritarian legacy. He centralised power to an incredible degree, set up a parallel parliament after his election to usurp the one he didn’t have a majority in; ruled by decree much of the time and kept official Venezuela under thumb. He had María Lourdes Afiuni, a judge who released a man imprisoned without trial for three years, arrested and charged with supposed crimes against the state. She remains under house arrest after spending a year in prison awaiting trial.There is no gulag archipelago in Venezuela, but like so many statist socialists Chávez found it necessary to centralise power and trample over human rights in order to see through his vision.An attractive – but ultimately hollow – visionPrior to the end of the Cold War socialists in Europe and elsewhere looked to the Eastern Bloc countries as the workers paradises to be idolised and mimicked at home. When that façade crumbled along with the walls used to cage their populations, socialists were cut adrift for most of the 1990s. Then came a series of socialist revivals in Latin America, most notably in Venezuela. Poverty has been a never-ending scourge of the continent and corrupt governments have kept wealth in the hands of the few for decades, so it is of little surprise that people look for a redistributive alternative.Chávez offered such a vision, and people at home and abroad flocked to it. A close ally of Fidel Castro’s Cuba, Chávez used the oil wealth of Venezuela to kick off massive social programmes that have seen top line rates of poverty and deprivation fall in the country. Nevertheless his time in power has seen the creation of yet another hollow statist system, where industry is nationalised and withers; foreign investment flees; and grand social projects turn out to be massive white elephants. Underneath the façade there is a country with soaring inflation, crime rates and corruption.In the wake of his referendum rebuke in 2007 , The Economist visited some of the collective projects underway and discovered one reason why Venezuelans might have seen fit to give their president a drubbing. A model collective farm failed and its workers forced to seek income elsewhere when the state-guided plan for what to plant went awry. Elsewhere a fishing processing plant stood idle because the planned wharf didn’t come to fruition (albeit, reminding me somewhat of the famous IKEA road in Ballymun. Governments the world over…).Another failed experimentThe statist approach to control of everything brings to mind Milton Friedman’s life of a pencil, in which he described the massive complexity of putting together a seemingly simple and humble pencil; and essentially asking the rhetorical question, “Imagine if someone tried to organise that?” Venezuela has joined a long list of failed socialist states that have attempted to answer it.One of the leaders of the collective farm, Jacobo Pacheco, told the paper that he had seen receipts to indicate that between them the officials and supplier involved pocketed 1 billion bolívares ($465,000) for the uncompleted work. Corruption is rife in the country, with party apparatchiks dong as they tend to do everywhere in the world – free reign is given over government spending and trousering as much as possible.At home we’d do well to consider the lessons of Venezuela’s flirtation with a hard brand of socialism, as another failed experiment. Yet, we persist in having academics and politicians at home on the left look to these countries as a model for our own success.Today With Pat Kenny had a discussion on the death of Chávez during the week with Barry Cannon, author of Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution, who gave off a whiff of an apologist in the mould of today’s Labour Party leaders who idolised the gangsters running the places like the German Democratic Republic back in the day. When corruption was mentioned, he told listeners that Ireland suffers from it as well as Venezuela. When it was pointed out that Ireland ranks 25th on the world corruption index and Venezuela 165th he challenged the methodology of Transparency International’s survey; just like he challenged the statistics about Venezuela’s squandered oil wealth and the reality of failed social programmes as reported by another journalist who was in the country.It’s always some sort of capitalist imperial conspiracy to either distort the numbers or, in the face of incontrovertible evidence, sabotage the revolution whenever failures of statist socialism are presented for discussion.Brazil: combining a free market approach with social equalityVenezuelans and Irish socialists would do better to look to Brazil, where a free market approach is combined with a drive towards social equality. Let the free market do its bit to provide the wealth to pay for the social programmes. Previously a Chávez acolyte, Peruvian president Ollanta Humala has come full circle from hard-line statist to follower of Brazil’s model. That country is booming, while Venezuela took two years longer than its neighbours to emerge from the world recession despite its massive oil wealth, now mortgaged away to the Chinese in return for cash today.We’ve lost a colourful world leader and Venezuelans a charismatic comandante who, for all his ideological faults, did seem to have their best interests at heart. Now would be a good time to take a sober look at his economic legacy and consider it a warning against the preaching of our own left wing brigades.Aaron McKenna is a businessman and a columnist for He is also involved in activism in his local area. You can find out more about him at or follow him on Twitter @aaronmckenna. To read more columns by Aaron click here.last_img read more

Buser Regains Iditarod Lead En Route To Tanana

first_imgMartin Buser. (Photo by Josh Edge, APRN – Anchorage)After briefly ceding the race lead heading into Manley Hot Springs, Martin Buser has jumped back to the front of the pack, leading the way along the trail to Tanana.Buser trailed Nicolas Petit into Manley Hot Springs by just over an hour early this morning.Hugh Neff, Aaron Burmeister, Jessie Royer and Aliy Zirkle round out the top-5.Once racers hit Tanana, they will have a 119-mile run to Ruby — the longest leg of the race.last_img

Alaska News Nightly Wednesday May 11 2017

first_imgStories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at and on Twitter @aprnListen nowTillerson gets earful on climate change from Arctic governmentsRachel Waldholz, Alaska’s Energy Desk – AnchorageSecretary of State Rex Tillerson got an earful from governments around the Arctic today — on the topic of climate change.Over a hundred people protest during Arctic Council meeting in FairbanksRobert Hannon, KUAC – FairbanksMore than 100 protesters gathered in downtown Fairbanks Wednesday evening. The gathering aimed to send a message to Arctic Council delegates meeting in Fairbanks this week.Income tax on the Senate’s plate tomorrow Andrew Kitchenman, KTOO – JuneauThe Senate plans to vote tomorrow on a House proposal to bring a state income tax to Alaska. Senate majority leaders oppose the tax, and it will likely go down to defeat. But this isn’t the first time the state has debated this tax – and it may not be the last.Lawyer arrested, charged with smuggling drugs to jailed clientCasey Grove, Alaska Public Media – AnchorageAn Anchorage attorney and her client are charged with smuggling drugs into jail.Sitka man indicted on three counts of murder in girlfriend’s deathRobert Woolsey, KCAW – SitkaA Juneau grand jury on Wednesday indicted a Sitka man on three counts of murder, in the shooting death of his girlfriend last weekend.Alaska Marine Highway drops price for Taku ferryEd Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – JuneauNo one wants to buy the state ferry Taku. So, officials are lowering its price.Stream temperature monitoring could provide insight into important fish populationsAbbey Collins, KHNS – HainesThe Chilkat River and its nearby waters are a major source of food for subsistence fishermen in Haines and Klukwan. That’s one reason decreased salmon runs are alarming in the Chilkat and other rivers in Southeast. Tribal leaders around the region are trying to get a handle on one factor that may contribute to declining returns.Kelp harvesters optimistic for Kodiak yieldKayla Desroches, KMXT – KodiakCommercial seaweed farming could be a hot new industry in Alaska. Blue Evolution, a company from the Lower 48 that turns seaweed into pasta products, has partnered up with both Alaska and out-of-state groups to harvest and process the super food in Kodiak.After 40 years, Air Station Sitka maintains original missionEmily Russell, KCAW – SitkaIt’s been 40 years since the hangar doors opened at Air Station Sitka. Since 1977 Coast Guard helicopters have been flying all over Southeast Alaska for rescue missions and medevacs.last_img read more

Mayor Turner Judge Ed Emmett

first_img 00:00 /16:40 To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code: Listencenter_img X Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett talk about working together to respond to Harvey, how previous storms helped prepare them, and the lessons learned from Harvey.Part 2 of 10-part series, “Stories from the Storm”. More at This article is part of the Stories from the Storm podcast Sharelast_img

And then there was light

first_imgThis festival of lights showcases the creativity and quality of textiles, crafts and natural products, perfect for indulging in and gifting to friends, family and colleagues. The 80 and more participating craft groups represent regional craft traditions from across India.Try some special gifting options this Diwali with a pick from hand-made organic and perfumed candles, paper lamps, tea lights and hand-carved gourd lanterns. Gadhwal and Upada weaves, vivid woolen shawls to sarees from Chanderi and Maheshwari, garments embellished with regional embroideries from Kutchi Suf, Lambani, Kantha, along with appliqué textiles from Rajasthan will also be on display at the festival. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’Traditional jewellery ranging from terracotta, lac to Meenakari, Dhokra and tribal silver will alos be on offer for the visitors alongside pottery, metal crafts, grass weaving and wood carvings, miniature painting and folk art traditions of Madhubani, Phad, Kalamkari and Pattachitra will all be present at the fair providing all with ample options to indulge in. Food from Maharashtra, Himachal and other regions will be available to satiate the taste buds along with cultural performances from across India. Also Read – Leslie doing new comedy special with Netflix‘Diwali lights lamps both in our homes and in our hearts. It is a time of sharing and giving; and what better gift than something hand-crafted. Something which an artisan has spent time and love, and which represents our culture and traditions,’ says Dastkar’s Chairperson, Laila Tyabji.Pamper yourself with some retail therapy before markets get too crowded. Head over! WHERE: Nature Bazaar Venue, Andheria Modh WHEN: 10 October till 19 October, 11.00 am – 7.30 pm ENTRY: Rs. 20last_img read more

By Oct 30 there will not be a trace of the hurricane

first_img“By Oct. 30 there will not be a trace of the hurricane in Varadero” Tags: Cuba MONTREAL — Transat has announced it will resume its operations to Santa Clara (SNU) on Nov. 11 and to Cayo Coco on Nov. 15.The tour operator says its teams at destination and its hotel partners are working together to reopen the hotels in these two regions. Transat adds that it wants to ensure that clients “have the best vacation possible and that all the touristic activities and attractions meet its quality standards.”Transat has already resumed its normal airline operations to Varadero and Holguin. “The hotels in Havana, Cayo Largo, Camaguey, Varadero and Holguin are fully operational and the white-sand beaches are bigger and lovelier than ever!” says Transat.Meanwhile more than 160 tour operator reps gathered at Varadero’s Plaza America convention centre last week to hear the latest update from Cuba’s Minister of Tourism Manuel Marrero Cruz, who says Cuba will be ready for the high tourist season ‘without a trace’ of Hurricane Irma.More news:  Sunwing offers ultimate package deal ahead of YXU flights to SNU, PUJAccording to the CTO and Cuban newspaper and government mouthpiece Granma, Cruz said power, water and communications had been restored in 100% of the country’s tourist resorts, including the northern Santa María, Coco and Guillermo keys, and that tourism facilities in the territories of Guantánamo, Santiago de Cuba, Granma, Cienfuegos, Mayabeque, Artemisa, and Pinar del Río, did not suffer any damage, and have been operating without any difficulties.Cruz described the damage suffered by facilities in Sancti Spiritus, especially in the north, Las Tunas, the northern coast of the province of Holguin, and Camaguey as minor, and the damage in Havana and Varadero as minimal.The minister also said that of the 18 hotels located on Cayo Coco and Cayo Guillermo, the latter of which suffered less damage, 14 will be fully recovered by Nov. 1, while the local airport will also be fully operational. The remaining four hotel facilities will be completely restored to reopen their doors by Nov. 15.More news:  Sunwing to further boost Mazatlán service with new flights from OttawaHe added that popular excursion sites in Cayo Coco will be restored and back in operation between Oct. 15 – 20, including its marina, dolphinarium, glass tower, and beach huts, and that hotels on Cayo Santa Maria are expected to be fully operational by Nov. 15.Of the 52 hotels in the country’s main tourist destination of Varadero, all except five are open, and the minister said: “By Oct. 30, there will not be a trace of the hurricane in Varadero.”He reported a 50% drop in arrivals in September due to the hurricane, but through Sept. 22 he said the country had received 3.6 million tourists, 24% higher than the same time frame last year. Monday, October 2, 2017 Posted bycenter_img Travelweek Group Share << Previous PostNext Post >>last_img read more

False alarm Smokers aid behind UK bus incident

first_imgAssociated PressLONDON (AP) – False alarm: British police said Thursday that reports of suspicious activity on a bus, which set off a massive emergency response and forced the closure of a section of a major highway in central England, were unfounded.The “culprit”? An electronic cigarette.Armed police evacuated passengers from the bus and bomb disposal units, ambulances and fire engines descended on the Weeford toll plaza of the M6 highway in the West Midlands, 116 miles (187 kilometers) north of London, after the initial reports Thursday. Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family New high school in Mesa lets students pick career paths Arizona families, Arizona farms: working to produce high-quality milk Comments   Share   More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements The sweeping emergency response came just weeks before the July 27-Aug. 12 Olympics are due to be held in the British capital.But several hours later, Staffordshire police said that the scene was safe and no suspects were in custody.The force said it had received a “genuine report” from a member of the public about vapor escaping from a bag on the bus, which upon investigation turned out to be a an electronic cigarette _ a device that aims to help smokers quit.“We can now confirm that, whilst this was a genuine security alert, the significant concerns reported to us were unfounded,” the force said.It apologized for any inconvenience caused by the security response, saying it hopes people understand its duty to ensure public safety.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)center_img 5 greatest Kentucky Derby finishes Top Stories Sponsored Stories Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debates New Year’s resolution: don’t spend another year in a kitchen you don’t likelast_img read more

Virtuoso increases commitment to Australia

first_imgL-R Evan Pierce, Cristina Magni and Michael LondreganVirtuoso increases commitment to AustraliaGlobal luxury travel network, Virtuoso, today announced two key promotions in its APAC team as the business continues to support its Australian base and expands further into Asian markets.Evan Pierce and Cristina Magni have been promoted to Regional Director roles in recognition of their success in both growing the Virtuoso network and driving member engagement over the past three years.Evan will relocate to Singapore in the Regional Director, Asia role in order to lead the Asia team in Virtuoso’s expansion into China, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea and Japan.Cristina will remain in Sydney as Regional Director, Australia and New Zealand, where she will continue to drive the ongoing success and growth of the member network.“Virtuoso has witnessed strong performance in the Asia Pacific region over the past 5 years and Virtuoso has made the commitment to reward this success by further investment in our in-market resources,” Virtuoso APAC Managing Director, Michael Londregan said of the move.“The local team has been instrumental in growing our business by working with members to ensure Virtuoso programs deliver competitive advantages for their clients.“In 2017 we saw more than 20 percent growth in our regional network, much of which was the result of existing members growing their business through expansion, acquisition and efficiencies.“Evan and Cristina have been instrumental in these results and their development to Regional Director roles will ensure Virtuoso is well placed to expand further in 2019.“Asia is a newer market for Virtuoso with unlimited potential and Evan will lead our ongoing expansion with a key focus on the development of our existing members and the targeted expansion into the complex China market.“Cristina will continue the management of our member programs in Australia and New Zealand where we expect significant performance growth in what must be described as both a contested and commoditising landscape.“As a team, Virtuoso Asia Pacific is looking forward to the challenges and opportunities ahead and to supporting our members in continuing to be the best in the business.”Source = Virtuosolast_img read more


first_img Comments   Share   Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires Just 100 votes, or nine percent, think the Cardinals will be just fine.At 9-3, Arizona still has a one-game lead on the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC West and would still be in the postseason if t started today. Their next game is this Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs at University of Phoenix Stadium. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Every day, asks readers a question. It’s the Sanderson Ford Poll Question of the Day, and it can be found midway down the right side of our home page.This time, we asked if the Cardinals’ playoff hopes were in peril now that they’ve lost two in a row.Your answer? Well, it’s not a good one for the CardinalsOf the 1,143 votes submitted, 617 — or 54 percent — went for the “absolutely” option. The next highest total belonged to “maybe,” which earned 426 votes. center_img The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Top Stories Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img read more

Cyprus shipping a high priority for the government

first_imgPresident Anastasiades expressed his government’s strong commitment to reinforcing the Cypriot maritime cluster and supporting the shipowners with vessels under the Cyprus flag.During his speech at the Dinner of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners, held in Athens, on Tuesday, President Anastasiades underlined the leading role that Cypriot shipping has played in the economic recovery of Cyprus, boosting decisively the economic growth in the country.The innovative planning and further development of this important sector, represent high priorities for the Cypriot government, said President Anastasiades. He also referred to the importance of the newly established Deputy Ministry of Shipping of the Republic of Cyprus as an institution capable to enhance the shipping administration of Cyprus and to ensure a well-structured strategic planning in the Cypriot maritime cluster.Furthermore, President Anastasiades highlighted the importance of a competitive tax regime for shipping, which was enhanced in Cyprus despite the economic crisis, through tax advantages and other provisions, which facilitate the shipping activities. ‘These provisions have contributed to the ranking of Cyprus as the 11th largest merchant fleet worldwide and the 3rd largest in the EU. At the same time, Cyprus has one of the biggest centers for ship management’, he said.Anastasiades also stressed the new challenges and opportunities emerging from the discovery of important hydrocarbon deposits in Cyprus’ EEZ and in the broader region. This development represents for the Cypriot maritime industry a chance to develop new initiatives through collaborations, which will have the Cypriot government’s full support, concluded President Anastasiades.CNAYou May LikeDirect HealthyAt 62, Steve Harvey Drives This Kind Of CarDirect HealthyUndoMortgage Refinance | Search AdsCurrent Mortgage Refinance Rates Could Be Surprisingly LowMortgage Refinance | Search AdsUndoMemory Care | Search AdsLuxury Memory Care Facilities Near Rowland Heights For SeniorsMemory Care | Search AdsUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCypriot tycoon launches ‘Bank of Cannabis’Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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the answer at this point on both counts is that no one knows. which filled with water, Mo. the other from St Louis County—were seriously injured Lawrence Bryant—St Louis American/Reuters 1 of 23 Advertisement McCulloch has said that those decisions were made in an attempt to conduct a thorough and transparent investigation into an unfolding case that became a flashpoint for a national debate over police behavior and race relations The lawsuit suggests that Grand Juror Doe disagreed with the manner in which evidence was presented to the panel and likely the decision not to charge Wilson with a crime It argues that because of the unique nature of the case as well as McCulloch’s pledge to provide the public with a full accounting of the court’s proceedings the standard of secrecy is outweighed by the plaintiff’s right to free speech "The rules of secrecy must yield because this is a highly unusual circumstance” said Tony Rothert the legal director of the ACLU of Missouri “The First Amendment prevents the state from imposing a lifetime gag order in cases where the prosecuting attorney has purported to be transparent" Impartial legal experts say that McCulloch’s choices in how to present the case were lawful But nobody including McCulloch disputes the process was unusual In normal cases a grand-jury hearing can be a formality that features few witnesses often none presented by the defense An old saw holds that a prosecutor could get a grand jury to indict a ham sandwich In contrast the 12 members of the Ferguson panel (nine white three black) were asked to sift through mountains of evidence to determine whether the accused was guilty beyond a reasonable doubt In effect the prosecuting attorney treated the grand jury in many ways as if it were a trial jurybut without the same openness and with an indefinite ban on discussing the experience As a result the plaintiff alleges the members of the panel should be permitted to share their opinions about the case which might “contribute to the current public dialogue concerning race relations” The suit states: In Plaintiffs view the current information available about the grand jurors views is not entirely accurateespecially the implication that all grand jurors believed that there was no support for any charges Moreover the public characterization of the grand jurors view of witnesses and evidence does not accord with Plaintiffs own Plaintiff also wishes to express opinions about: whether the release of records has truly provided transparency; Plaintiffs impression that evidence was presented differently than in other cases with the insinuation that Brown not Wilson was the wrongdoer; and questions about whether the grand jury was clearly counseled on the law Edward Magee a spokesman for McCulloch said the prosecuting attorney had no comment because he had not yet been served with the lawsuit Read the entire lawsuit here Write to Alex Altman at alex_altman@timemagazinecom it might be different.") tend to happen. Akure for his primary education in 1951,com," he added. clothe and shelter their children. Rosenstein appointed Mueller.

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