page contents

Daily Archives: February 15, 2019

New business attracted to Rockhampton's greener pastures

A CONCERTED push by Rockhampton Regional Council’s economic development team, Advance Rockhampton, has successfully attracted a new business from the resource sector to our region. Mayor Margaret Strelow visited the former One Steel site in Kawana on Thursday to speak with the proud new owners Manuplex – an engineering and manufacturing firm who was enticed to make move to the ...

Read More »

Payless will begin to shutter its U.S. stores Sunday

Payless ShoeSource will begin to close its U.S. stores on Sunday, a spokesperson for the shoe retailer told CNBC in a statement. div > div.group > p:first-child”> The retailer will begin liquidation sales for its U.S. stores on Feb 17. It is also winding down its e-commerce operations. It expects all stores to remain open until at least the end ...

Read More »

Province seeks forfeiture of Bitcoin wallet, worth $1.4 million, taken in first-ever seizure by Canadian police

Dwayne King, a former Toronto financial crimes officer, acted quickly to seize the electronic cash — otherwise, it could be gone in a “heartbeat,” he said in an interview this week. “I was concerned it was going to be liquidated,” said King, now a senior manager at Grant Thornton, a business advisory firm. He set up a Toronto police online ...

Read More »

Blockchain in Energy Market to Growth, Trends and Forecast 2018 – 2026

Albany, NY — (SBWIRE) — 02/15/2019 — Introduction: Blockchain is a decentralized ledger technology that can be applied to the energy sector. In the energy sector, blockchain enables the trading of energy. Blockchain is expected to enable a fundamental shift in the distribution of energy. Blockchain technology, when attached to a crypto currency, allows public members to trade freely and ...

Read More »

Banks agree to refund victims of complex frauds

Banks agree to refund victims of complex frauds where customers are tricked into transferring money to criminals after it was revealed the scam costs people £1million per day A coalition of banks have agreed to pay into a fund for victims out of pocket Scammers pose as bank staff or solicitors to steal around £1million a day Banks such as Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds ...

Read More »

DiZoglio to Chair Senate Committee on Community Development and Small Business

(BOSTON) — On Thursday, State Senator Diana DiZoglio, D-Methuen, was named the chair of the Community Development and Small Business, as well as the vice chair of the committees for Municipalities and Regional Government and Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. In addition, DiZoglio will sit on the committees for Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure, Financial Services, Tourism, Arts and ...

Read More »

Tech Mahindra, University of Sydney to develop next-gen technology solutions

Software major Tech Mahindra on Friday announced a partnership with Australia’s University of Sydney to develop next-gen technologies to equip students with skills necessary for jobs of the future. The partnership will provide students with real-world experience through the University’s newly developed Industry and Community Projects Unit (ICPU), which allows students to work on projects across areas incl… Technology News

Read More »

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close