Latest News for: Offshore policies


United Seychelles criticises eight months under LDS government |12 June 2021

Nation 12 Jun 2021
Mr Dugasse continued by stating that the government should have been looking to improve the offshore sector and to relax policies that will provide ease for doing business and cut the costs of doing business. “We were expecting a clear policy on how to diversify and exploit our ...

CDFG President Charles Chen: Global alcoholic beverage market highly promising 11 Jun 2021
On Wednesday, President of China Duty Free Group (CDFG) Charles Chen recognized the promising prospects of the global alcoholic beverage market and shed light on the beneficial impact of Hainan's offshore duty-free policy on the sector.

The Hydrogen Stream: US government wants to reduce green hydrogen cost by 80% to $1 ...

PV Magazine 11 Jun 2021
Spanish-German engineering company and inverter manufacturer Siemens Gamesa published on Wednesday a white paper to drive down the cost of green hydrogen in the next decade, saying that it will reach price parity with fossil-based hydrogen between 2030 (onshore wind) and 2035 (offshore wind).

Stony Brook University to launch offshore wind training this summer

Newsday 10 Jun 2021
The three-week summer program, working with faculty from across three different schools at the university, will cover topics from wind turbine aerodynamics and impacts on marine life to state and federal climate policy and preparing the grid for offshore wind.

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2021 Article IV Consultation with Norway

International Monetary Fund 10 Jun 2021
Norway experienced one of the mildest economic downturns in Europe in 2020 as a result of the authorities' substantial policy support actions and one of the lowest Covid infection and mortality rates ... Fiscal and monetary authorities intend to adjust their exceptional policy support to the pace of economic rebound ... Offshore GDP.

Adani Enterprises updates on gas discovery by JV in Tapti-Daman Sector of Mumbai offshore

Live Mint 10 Jun 2021
10 million cubic feet gas per day during testing ... MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All ... Adani Welspun Exploration Limited (AWEL) in March had announced its first ever gas discovery in the Nelp-VII block MB-OSN-2005/2 in the Tapti-Daman sector of Mumbai offshore basin. AWEL was awarded the block under the New Exploration Licensing Policy (Nelp) VII bid round.

Calls for Australia to free refugee family

RNZ 09 Jun 2021
'Offshore processing'. Australia has a hardline refugee policy where it refuses to take in asylum seekers who arrive by boat ... Thousands of asylum seekers have been held in facilities off the mainland since 2013, when the government introduced "offshore processing" of boat arrivals.

World’s wealthiest, including Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, paid little to no income tax

Metro UK 09 Jun 2021
Protests have erupted in the US over wealthy residents who pay little tax (Picture. Getty) ... In 2018, SpaceX boss Elon Musk paid zero income tax, too ... Getty) ... Warren tweeted on Tuesday ... Biden has previously ordered stricter tax evasion policies, after estimates emerged that the US loses around $120 billion a year from offshore tax dodgers ... MORE ... MORE ... .

Priti Patel is running out of excuses for the Channel migrant crisis

The Spectator 09 Jun 2021
Meanwhile Patel has implied the old spectre of a shadow home office policy run by civil servants behind the backs of ministers and in contradiction of official government policy may have returned, berating it for the current taxi service when telling the Commons..

Crypto and Pakistan

Dawn 07 Jun 2021
It also erodes the protection normally accorded to investors through traditional banking channels via KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML policies. Rumour has it that ‘hawala’ operators are helping local crypto-traders via offshore wallets.

From vaccination drives to paid leaves, how companies are helping employees amid pandemic

Indian Express 07 Jun 2021
Many employers came to their rescue and lent a helping hand by offering various beneficiary initiatives and policies that directly concern their overall well-being ... Under its new policy, Entigrity, an offshore staffing company will give twelve months salary to the families of employees who have lost the battle to Covid.

Industrial call for road map to reopening Australia border

Urdu Point 04 Jun 2021
The head of the Go8, which represents Australia's top eight universities, Vicki Thomson said Australia's reputation as an education and research destination was "hanging in the balance as universities and international students await policy certainty.""Currently, we have around 30,000 Go8 students studying offshore ... ....

Stromag delivers the braking performance demands of latest 10MW wind turbine

Process and Control Today 02 Jun 2021
A global demand for clean energy has caused the offshore wind sector to grow exponentially. Regional and international climate policy is pushing OEMs to build larger wind turbines to deliver increased power output to meet green energy targets ... Offshore wind turbines have grown from a curiosity to a large energy resource over the past 30 years.

Dollar gets respite from pick up in US manufacturing before jobs report

The Times of India 02 Jun 2021
manufacturing kept bets alive for a quicker normalisation of Federal Reserve policy ... It was last at 6.3798 per dollar in offshore trading , after retreating from the three-year high of 6.3526 reached on Monday as policy makers took steps to cool its advance including raising banks' FX reserve requirements.

Uganda shilling appreciates against USD by 6.3 pct

Sina 01 Jun 2021
Mugume said at the end of May, offshore holding ... "If the advanced economies reverse their monetary policy easing stance, this could cause taper tantrum resulting in offshore investors in the domestic market to free back into currencies regarded as safe haven," Mugume said.