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Shutdown 'risks petrol shortages'

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Shutdown 'risks petrol shortages' Bosses at Scotland's only crude oil refinery have started a shutdown after claiming an impending strike will compromise safety.

Ineos said the Grangemouth refinery could shut for "at least a month", and warned of major fuel shortages.

About 1,200 members of the Unite union are to strike on 27 and 28 April in a dispute over pensions.

Scottish ministers urged both sides to try to resolve the dispute, instead of "trading commentary" in the...

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Lawmaker to DOJ: Do Not Sell Email Service To Private Firms

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MANILA – A lawmaker has warned the Department of Justice (DOJ) against compromising the safety and integrity of government data. This after reports came out that the DOJ has opened its email services for public bidding. The approved budget for the project is P2,709,504 ($63,011).

Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño said the DOJ should “tread carefully” in bidding out its e-mail and related cloud services to foreign corporations, saying that the move might “imperil the safety and integrity of government data, especially DOJ data in terms of storage, access and even sovereignty.”

According to reports, the DOJ project requires 1,200 seats for cloud services that include email, instant messaging, document repository and peer to peer audio/video conferencing for one year to be given to about 10,000 users across the DOJ portfolio.

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Wells Fargo Opens BPO Operations In Manila

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MANILA -- California-based Wells Fargo and Co., a highly diversified financial services company with 70 million customers and 264,000 employees, has established Wells Fargo Philippines Solutions Inc. to handle a variety of functions, including service and back office support.

Wells Fargo's decision to shift more jobs offshore comes worries in the Philippines over a U.S. anti-outsourcing bill introduced by New York Congressman Tim Bishop.  The proposed U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act would require the U.S. Department of Labor to track firms that shift contact center jobs overseas.

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Economies sitting on untapped potential, says UN Under-Secretary-General

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SINGAPORE (Aug. 9) – “For the poor and particularly for women of our region, there are some tough times ahead,” Dr. Noleen Heyzer, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for the Asia-Pacific (ESCAP) cautioned a largely female audience at the APEC Women Leaders Network on Wednesday, Aug. 5.

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Online Business Registration Portal To Be Launched

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MANILA -- In an effort to streamline business permits registration this year, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said Friday in a press briefing that it will launch next week its online business registration portal called Philippine Business Registry (PBR).

The PBR would serve as a one-stop shop for transactions involving several government agencies in the process of starting a business. Government agencies interlinked under the PBR, include the DTI, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Social Security System, Home Development Mutual Fund, Philippine Health and Insurance Corp., and Securities and Exchange Commission.

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IBON Cautions PHL On Free Trade Agreement

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MANILA -- Independent research group IBON cautions the Aquino government in committing to a free trade agreement with the US, as a US trade official arrives in the country to secure new trade and investment areas, as well as the possibility for a new trade pact.

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RP's budget deficit for six months hits P153.4 billion

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MANILA (July 21) -- The Philippines recorded a budget shortfall of P30.2 billion in June, bringing the first-half deficit to P153.4 billion, lower than targeted deficit of P155.1 billion, Finance Secretary Margarito Teves said.

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TELUS To Provide Funding For Community Projects In PHL

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VANCOUVER (CAN) -- Canada-based contact center and business process outsourcing firm TELUS International Philippines (TIP) has launched an innovative corporate philanthropy program in the Philippines where its operations continue to grow.

Last week, it announced the launch of the TELUS International Philippines Community Board, where charitable organizations can apply for one-time funding for projects in the areas of health and wellness, education and sport, and arts and culture.

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Trade Transaction Costs Fall In APEC Region

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Honolulu (HI) – Trade transaction costs across the Asia-Pacific region have fallen 5%, resulting in US$ 58.7 billion in total savings for businesses, research shows.

In a new report released, an independent research team has investigated whether APEC met its target of reducing trade transaction costs between 2007 and 2010, after implementing a comprehensive action plan to facilitate trade in the Asia-Pacific region.

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