After the virus outbreak, China identified the pathogens in record time, shared the genetic sequence of the novel coronavirus with the WHO and other nations, and carried out a series of effective measures to curb the spread of the virus, he said, adding that the power of China's system and the effectiveness of its measures are "rarely seen in the world" and are "admirable." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: WHO chief says China virus evacuations not recommended
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The update would address concerns around "accounting treatments, operational complexity and implementation challenges raised by various stakeholders." Hence, if India were to implement the new standards including Ind AS 104, it would necessitate a change soon afterwards. This interim measure would cause avoidable costs. … [Read more...] about IRDAI defers new accounting norms for insurers
Slack The workplace messaging app is increasingly being used by people to connect, online and offline, to discuss specific interests. The expat community on the Nomad List uses Slack to share advice and meet one another, while #BlackMenInTech hosts educational brunches. … [Read more...] about Four Tech Companies That Are Taking Networking Offline
It wasn’t the first business Woodman had attempted. The son of an investment banker who grew up in Atherton, California, Woodman quit his Menlo Park high school football team before his senior season to surf. “Everyone was like, ‘Dude, you can’t quit,’ but then I thought, No, I have something unique going on. And I remember that feeling good. That was my first lesson where I felt that, hey, doing something different from everybody is satisfying.” It was during a golf outing with his father when he was 17 that he decided he wanted to be an entrepreneur. “We were on the seventh hole at Burlingame Country Club in San Mateo, and there was a big old house being built on the side of the fairway, and my dad said, ‘See that house, that’s my friend’s son. His name is Peter Gotcher and he just sold his business.” (Gotcher was one of the founders of ProTools and now sits on GoPro’s board.) Entrepreneurship, his father told … [Read more...] about Can GoPro Rise Again?
"This issue becomes grave given the fact that the nature of threat is dynamic and keeps changing rapidly. The interconnected systems are as safe as their weakest link. There is, therefore, a need for both security against possible cyberattacks and resilience in the eventuality of such attacks," the banking regulator said. … [Read more...] about Banks should focus on building ‘digital trust’ amid rising cyber threats, says IBM executive