Joint Statement: Quartet Announce Designation of 9 Entities & 9 Individuals on Lists of Terrorist Groups

24 July 2017: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Arab Republic of Egypt declare that in their firm and solid commitment to fight terrorism, cut off sources of funding, prosecute those who are involved in it, combat extremist ideologies and hate speech incubators; and in continuous assessment, the four countries have announced the designation of  9 entities and 9 individuals on the lists of terrorist groups:

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69% of UK boards neglect GDPR compliance

IT decision-makers report inadequate levels of sponsorship from the C-suite despite the General Data Protection Regulation deadline next May

St Helier, Jersey, July 19th 2017 – 69% of board-level executives are neglecting to ensure the UK businesses they run will comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to new research from Calligo, a world-leading cloud solution provider.

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Europe will overtake the US in the electric and hybrid cars market, says MarketLine

The hybrid and electric cars market has seen strong growth globally as countries work to meet ambitious CO2 targets, rising at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.6%. Scandinavian countries such as Sweden will enjoy exceptional growth forecast growth of 27.9% between 2016 and 2021, according to research firm MarketLine.

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Need for Better Fuel Efficiency, Driver Engagement, and Lighter Weight Drive Rapid Growth

Dual Clutch Transmission Technology: Need for Better Fuel Efficiency, Driver Engagement, and Lighter Weight Drive Rapid Growth

Technology optimisation for higher efficiency will strengthen OEM growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Mobility team

LONDON – 20 July 2017 – With significant transmission, energy, and fuel efficiency, and smooth delivery of power, lighter weight, and driver engagement, dual clutch transmission (DCT) technology is set for strong, sustained growth. Growth is augmented by progressively stringent emission standards, strong need for better fuel efficiency and shift experience in B and C car segments, and the use of DCTs as a transmission strategy in plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs).

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Brexit Negotiations Could Be Disrupted by DDoS Attacks – IT Security Industry

Most IT security professionals believe that the UK’s Brexit negotiations will be disrupted by DDoS attacks, with hackers using DDoS to disrupt the negotiations, or using DDoS attacks as a camouflage technique while they seek to steal confidential documents or data – according to new Corero research released today.

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