What used for traditional shoes, saving nearly 2 million pounds of fabric scrap waste since 2012. New 2020 targets include sourcing 100% of cotton more sustainably and reducing landfill waste. There no finish line to becoming a more sustainable company, but the sportswear maker is certainly competitive in the race..
IMO if we wanna teach in schools then go to the basics. Every year 10 kid should know how to make a database in Access, create a simple frontend using VBA (for Access and/or Excel) and then create SQL queries that can be triggered using VBA. Don tell my boss, but all our machines are highly managed (you can install anything new apps on them).
Posted at 19:34That “video statement” from Mike Ashley has arrived at BBC Towers. The Sports Direct founder says adding a workers’ representative to the company’s board will be a “great benefit”.”It is very difficult when you’ve not involved with everything that’s going on and you’re therefore not in touch with everything that input is invaluable,” he says. So here it is in all its glory:The company announces that Mike Ashley will be making a video statement outlining that he has recommended (and the board has agreed) that in future there should be a worker’s representative appointed to the Board of Sports Direct in order to give workers a voice at the highest level and to help ensure that all staff are treated with dignity and respect.Getty ImagesNew York is investigatingwhether Mylan Pharmaceuticals broke thelaw bywriting contracts to provide EpiPens to some schools systems, state attorney general Eric Schneiderman said.Senators Richard Blumenthal and Amy Klobuchar haveasked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the allegation..
That may change, as Canada overheated housing market draws comparisons to the United States in the years before the subprime mortgage crisis, made worse because many borrowers overstated their income.The industry current detection tools have not kept pace with the increasing sophistication of threat we faceCRA is currently exploring different avenues in which to improve how it delivers taxpayer specific information in a secure manner, including the feasibility of securely sharing tax information with financial institutions upon client consent, the tax agency said in an emailed statement.The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) action plan, obtained by Reuters under public records laws, shows the agency is concerned about systemic risk posed by mortgage fraud. The agency has said repeatedly that there is little evidence of widespread fraud in Canada, but it also says data are limited.industry current detection tools have not kept pace with the increasing sophistication of threat we face, says the plan, adding that paperless transactions, pressure to close deals quickly, rising prices and new regulations strong incentives for individuals or mortgage professionals to engage in opportunistic or criminal fraud. Documents describe several other initiatives, including the roll out of Citadel, software from Equifax that flags high risk mortgage applications.Isabel Vives, CMHC Manager, Mortgage Insurance Fraud Risk Management, said the agency has been testing Citadel since January and plans to go live within a few months.’Easily Falsified’In recent years, two Canadian lenders Home Capital Group Inc and Laurentian Bank of Canada have reported problems with borrowers misrepresenting their income in limited and specific groups of mortgages, although they did not involve unusual defaults.