Daily Archives: May 29, 2014

The British East India Company 1600-1858: A model of transition management for the modern global corporation

[Translate] The British East India Company 1600-1858: A model of transition management for the modern global corporation Roukis, George S. The Journal of Management Development23.10 (2004): 938-948. Abstract (summary) This paper focuses on the challenges facing global corporations which operate … Continue reading

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Overseas Trade and the Decline of Privateering

[Translate] Overseas Trade and the Decline of Privateering Hillmann, Henning; Gathmann, Christina. The Journal of Economic History71.3 (Sep 2011): 730-761. Abstract (summary) Using a novel data set on 2,483 British privateering cruises, we show that state-licensed raiding of commercial vessels … Continue reading

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LLMITATIONS OF THE CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING FRAMEWORK: FINDING EFFECTIVE WAYS TO POLICE FOREIGN SUBCONTRACTORS IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN

[Translate] LLMITATIONS OF THE CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING FRAMEWORK: FINDING EFFECTIVE WAYS TO POLICE FOREIGN SUBCONTRACTORS IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN TyIer, Carissa N. Public Contract Law Journal41.2 (Winter 2012): 453-472. Abstract (summary) According to the US Commission on Wartime Contracting, as much … Continue reading

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Brazil’s World Cup 2014: Private Security “Made ​​in the USA”

[Translate] Brazil’s World Cup 2014: Private Security “Made ​​in the USA” Escrito por Santiago Navarro  |  27 / May / 2014 By Santiago Navarro F. and Renata Bessi As the World Cup nears, the Brazilian press has reported that the … Continue reading

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Fear of assault and bullying rife among detainees on Manus Island, reports reveal

[Translate] Thursday 29 May 2014 Fear of assault and bullying rife among detainees on Manus Island, reports reveal Report by Michael Roddan, Chris Shearer, Rose Iser, Bec Zajac Special Report PUBLISHED IN News ALLEGATIONS OF sexual assault and bullying among … Continue reading

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Life on Manus Island a state of despair, documents show

[Translate] Thursday 29 May 2014 Life on Manus Island a state of despair, documents show Special report by Rose Iser, Michael Roddan, Chris Shearer, Bec Zajac INSIDE MANUS: no first-world picnic Special Report PUBLISHED IN News ASYLUM seekers on Manus … Continue reading

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Russian army says 300 ex-Syria mercenaries in action in SE Ukraine – TV

[Translate] Russian army says 300 ex-Syria mercenaries in action in SE Ukraine – TV BBC Monitoring Former Soviet Union 29 May 2014 11:38, Text of report by state-controlled Russian Channel One TV on 29 May The Russian General Staff [of … Continue reading

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One of Russia’s most dangerous mercenaries killed in Donetsk

[Translate] One of Russia’s most dangerous mercenaries killed in Donetsk KYIV, May 29 /Ukrinform/. In the battle for the Donetsk airport Ukrainian troops killed one of the most dangerous terrorists of the so-called “Donetsk People’s Republic”, Russian mercenary Sergei Zhdanovich, … Continue reading

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Frontier Services Group – POLL RESULTS OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD ON 29 MAY 2014

[Translate] POLL RESULTS OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD ON 29 MAY 2014 — 1 — Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make … Continue reading

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Contractors Can’t Duck Head-Count Fraud Claim

[Translate] Wednesday, May 28, 2014Last Update: 1:58 PM PT Contractors Can’t Duck Head-Count Fraud Claim By ANNIE YOUDERIAN (CN) – Kellogg, Brown & Root and Halliburton must face claims that they bilked the government by inflating the number of soldiers … Continue reading

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