Daily Archives: May 20, 2014

Afghans Picking Uncle Sam’s Pocket

[Translate] Afghans Picking Uncle Sam’s Pocket Waycross Journal-Herald DIANAWEST Universal UclickSyndicate 17 May 2014 John F. Sopko, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), may have taken Uncle Sam and shaken him by the lapels this week, but the … Continue reading

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MPs to probe Serco over sex assault claim at asylum centre: Firm forced to reveal incident report: Vaz ‘shocked’ by Yarl’s Wood events

[Translate] Front: MPs to probe Serco over sex assault claim at asylum centre: Firm forced to reveal incident report: Vaz ‘shocked’ by Yarl’s Wood events The Observer By by Mark Townsend, Home Affairs Editor 18 May 2014, Serco, the private … Continue reading

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Special Investigation: Serco, the Observer, and a hunt for the truth about Yarl’s Woo

[Translate] Observer Home News Pages Special Investigation: Serco, the Observer, and a hunt for the truth about Yarl’s Wood: Efforts to investigate repeated claims of sexual abuse by staff at the asylum centre met with resistance and led to a … Continue reading

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New boss works to create clean slate at Serco

[Translate] New boss works to create clean slate at Serco 20 May 2014 The new chief executive of outsourcing giant Serco suffered a baptism of fire in his first week in the hot seat last month.

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Security firm G4S says it warned Australian Government PNG police were unreliable, unpredictable ahead of Manus Island riot

[Translate] Security firm G4S says it warned Australian Government PNG police were unreliable, unpredictable ahead of Manus Island riot Updated 18 May 2014, 0:31 AEST By Jane Norman and staff Security firm G4S has revealed it warned the Australian Government … Continue reading

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G4S Plc – History

[Translate] G4S Plc – History GlobalData Company Profiles 15 May 2014 G4S Plc History Date : 2012 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers : In February, the company divested its Swedish cash solutions business with sale of G4S Cash Solutions (Sverige) AB to Nordic security … Continue reading

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G4S Plc – SWOT Analysis

[Translate] G4S Plc – SWOT Analysis GlobalData Company Profiles 15 May 2014 Overview G4S Plc SWOT Analysis G4S Plc (G4S) is a global leader in providing security solutions. Its diversified business in terms of markets and geographies, coupled with diverse … Continue reading

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MPs warn of risks in probation service privatisation

[Translate] MPs warn of risks in probation service privatisation Guardian.co.uk By Alan Travis theguardian.com 21 May 2014 Commons committee concerned about public safety risks in Chris Grayling’s reform of rehabilitation services in wake of G4S An influential committee of MPs … Continue reading

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G4S merry-go-round claims another UK chief

[Translate] Support Services G4S merry-go-round claims another UK chief thetimes.co.uk By Susan Thompson 20 May 2014 09:15 G4S has parted company with its third UK chief executive in less than two years, with Eddie Aston leaving after just over six … Continue reading

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Gates Foundation, divest from G4S

[Translate] Gates Foundation, divest from G4S U-Wire 19 May 2014, Stanford University; Stanford, CA – opinions By The Stanford Class of 2014 Commencement speakers, Bill and Melinda Gates, are currently facing global scrutiny for their foundation‘s $172 million investment in … Continue reading

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