Act or be Hacked: A Leading Expert’s Proactive Strategies to Prevent Cyberattacks

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Cynthia M. Lardner

Cyber Security is always too much – too much money and too much time – until it just isn’t enough. Consider Friday’s news where a ransomware infection infiltrated organizations in 99 countries, including China and Russia. This should be enough to garner everyone’s attention about implementing simple rules for managing personal and professional privacy.

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World Bank’s projects to enhance Bangladeshi financial institutions

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Sheuli Akter

Due to limited capacity and market constraints, Bangladesh’s local financial institutions traditionally could not meet the longer-term financing demand for infrastructure investments in the country.

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Observations of an Expat: Guns, Butter and Bridges

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Tom Arms

Donald Trump’s economic policy can best be described as guns, butter and bridges.

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Rising Sea Levels

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Zeeshan A. Shah

 

Global Sea levels have been rising at an alarming rate this century.

Since 1900, the recorded rise in sea levels has been documented at the rate of 0.6 inches per decade but post 1992, recorded levels have seen an increase to 1.2 inches per decade – a significant rise in the last 2000 years. This indicates future surges in tidal flows in coastal regions with high tides and storms.

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ADB congratulates the opening of China-led AIIB development bank

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Sheuli Akter

On the occasion of the establishment of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) with its official launching in Beijing, Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao has sent his congratulations to the AIIB founding members, Jin Liqun, who was just officially made the first president of AIIB, and the staff of the multilateral secretariat who have been preparing the establishment of this new institution.

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CONSTRUCTION OF THE ASIAN BANK IN CHINA IS A THREAT FOR HEGEMONIC POWERS

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Muhammad Waqas Awan

China has inaugurated the new Asian Bank with an investment of 50 billion dollars. Almost 50 countries have signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the aim of boosting infrastructure investment.

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