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Madrid to suspend car restrictions in city center, EU issues warning

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FILE PHOTO: A police traffic officer speaks to motorists entering the center on the first day of a city ordinance to ban certain vehicles without the proper sticker according to their emissions in Madrid, Spain, November 30, 2018. REUTERS/Paul Hanna MADRID (Reuters) – Madrid’s new municipal government plans to suspend some anti-car emissions policies in Read More

Pressure mounts on Facebook over Mark Zuckerberg’s emails on privacy practices, ongoing FTC investigation

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Facebook’s privacy policies — and how its CEO Mark Zuckerberg allegedly discussed them internally — are under a microscope. Internal emails that reportedly connect Zuckerberg to potentially problematic privacy practices have some people at the tech giant concerned about the implications for an ongoing Federal Trade Commission investigation, sources familiar with the matter told The Wall Read More

Britain’s PwC fined $5.8 million over audit of Redcentric

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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s accounting watchdog said on Thursday it had fined PwC 4.55 million pounds ($5.8 million) for failing to challenge management at IT services company Redcentric where a 20 million pound hole was later found in the books. The logo of of accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is seen on a board at the Read More

PwC fined $5.8 million over audit of Redcentric

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The logo of of accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is seen on a board at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russia, June 6, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s accounting watchdog said on Thursday it has fined PwC 4.55 million pounds ($5.8 million) over its auditing of IT services company Redcentric. The Financial Reporting Read More

Husky to pay $3.8 million fine for 2016 oil spill in Saskatchewan

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(Reuters) – Husky Energy Inc said on Wednesday it would pay fines of $3.8 million for an oil spill in Saskatchewan in 2016. A leak was discovered in 2016 on a pipeline operated by Husky’s unit Husky Oil Operations Ltd crossing the North Saskatchewan River, caused by ground movement over time. Husky said it has Read More

Husky Accepts Fines for 2016 Saskatchewan Oil Spill

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CALGARY, Alberta, June 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Husky entered guilty pleas today on federal and provincial charges related to a 2016 oil spill in Saskatchewan and will pay fines totaling $3.82 million. Husky subsidiary Husky Oil Operations Limited was fined $2.5 million under the federal Fisheries Act and $200,000 for a violation of the Read More

Eight women freed from brothel in Marbella as 21 gang suspects arrested

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Eight women who were being sexually exploited have been freed from a brothel in Marbella by Spanish police. Detectives have arrested 21 people suspected of being part of the criminal network that forbid the women from leaving the building – often subjecting them to “exhausting long days, fines and threats”. Drugs were also allegedly sold Read More

Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading

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The logo of Barclays bank is seen on glass lamps outside of a branch of the bank in the City of London financial district in London September 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville ZURICH (Reuters) – Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar Read More

Pernod confident on Asia, Jacob’s Creek selling well in China

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PARIS (Reuters) – Drinks group Pernod Ricard, which is being targeted by activist investor Elliot, sounded confident on Tuesday over its growth prospects in Asia including for wines such as its Jacob’s Creek brand. Bottles of Ricard’s aniseed-flavoured beverage are pictured at the Ricard manufacturing unit in Lormont, near Bordeaux, France February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Read More

Exclusive: SEC probes Siemens, GE, Philips in alleged China medical equipment scheme

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Siemens AG, Philips NV and General Electric Co for allegedly using local middlemen to negotiate bribes with Chinese government and hospital officials to sell medical equipment, two U.S. sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of U.S. conglomerate Read More