Following a report recommending tighter regulation in the cosmetic surgery industry, NHS Medical Director Sir Bruce Keogh says a patient undergoing implants or fillers has no more protective "regulation than a toothbrush or ballpoint pen".
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Two public galleries are full at a corruption inquiry into mining tenders, before former New South Wales mining minister Ian Macdonald gives evidence.
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NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Documents obtained by U.S. authorities investigating mining corruption in Guinea show Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz's mining company promised to pay millions of dollars in Africa to win valuable mining concessions.
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Nearly half of all workers across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India think bribery and corruption are acceptable, according to a report published by Ernst & Young.
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Here is a pointer why industry groans about the lack of skilled manpower. Just 2% of India’s youth and only about 7% of the whole working age population have received vocational training, a recently released survey report reveals.
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THE NSW mining industry has warned that if the level of corruption alleged at the inquiry into licences had occurred in Africa, investors would leave.
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Millions could benefit from artisanal methods, but lack of policies and knowledge means sector operates illegally, report saysThe controversial practice of artisanal and small-scale mining could offer millions of marginalised people a sustainable livelihood, but there are serious knowledge gaps in the sector that hinder effective and inclusive policymaking, according to a...
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(Kitco News) - The outlook for the mining industry does not look too bright as speakers took the stage at a session focused on risks and rewards in the mining sector at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada Convention being held in Toronto.
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The Afghan government says it is confident it can press ahead with the development of its fledgling mining industry, despite the Taliban insurgency and widespread corruption in the country.
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The governor's office sent a 166-page report outlining the regulation of a recreational marijuana industry to the U.S. Attorney General and other federal agencies on Wednesday. "The federal government needs to know that we are enforcing a very rigid,...
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