Black British Business Awards announce 2020 finalists


The Black British Company Awards, now in its seventh 12 months, has announced its 2020 finalists representing some of the country’s best black expertise across a variety of industries.

Introduced in Britain in 2014, the awards aim to celebrate and recognise “the usually unsung contributions of extraordinary black business professionals and entrepreneurs” in arts and media, buyer and luxury, entrepreneurs, economical products and services, expert products and services, and STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths).

The finalists this year have been selected not only for their individual and expert achievements, but versus the tumultuous backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and

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First half 2020 results – Atos

Strong commercial dynamic

 Order entry up +9.4% year-on-year, Book to bill ratio at 112% (Q2 at 121%)

Revenue at € 5,627 million, -2.8% organically (Q2 at -4.8%)

Cost actions leading to an Operating margin at € 450 million, 8.0% of revenue

Working capital timing effects leading to a Free cash flow at € -172 million

 Normalized diluted EPS at € 2.93

Cybersecurity and Decarbonization acquisitions announced today

 All 2020 objectives confirmed

Paris, July 27, 2020

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announced its financial results for the first half of 2020.

Elie Girard, CEO, said: “During the

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HEC Paris tops 2020 masters in finance ranking

Mary P. Humphrey

When the FT’s masters in finance position began, in 2011, Donald Trump was however presenting The Apprentice and coronaviruses had been a niche fascination amid microbiologists. Significantly has changed due to the fact then — but the quantity-a person spot in the position has not. This yr, as in 2011, HEC Paris tops the desk.

Additional specifically, the French enterprise school ranks first amid companies of pre-expertise masters in finance (MiF) courses — that is, for college students with very little or no suitable skilled expertise. The tables established out information on the best programmes throughout the world in this

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Asia Pacific University wins the Atos IT Challenge 2020 with innovative app

Mary P. Humphrey

‘PestKillerBot’ utilizes drones to take care of pest handle in floricultural fields

Paris, July 9, 2020

Atos, a world wide leader in digital transformation, today announces the winners of its international university student levels of competition, the Atos IT Challenge. The winners were introduced with their awards yesterday for the duration of the Ceremony which took put for the duration of the digital Atos Technologies Times. Now in its ninth year, the levels of competition observed groups from 27 nations around the world around the world contend on the concept of ‘Cooperative Synthetic Intelligence’.

After an first 1st spherical in

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IEA Raises Oil Demand Forecast for 2020

Mary P. Humphrey

The Intercontinental Energy Company lifted its forecast for environment oil need in 2020 but warned that the recent surge in COVID-19 situations could threaten the restoration from the sharp decrease in the first fifty percent of the year.

In its most up-to-date regular monthly report, the IEA stated it is now projecting need will tumble by 7.9 million barrels this year to million barrels a day, an enhancement of 400,000 barrels from its past forecast. It is also forecasting a restoration in 2021 to 97.four million barrels a day.

The raise in the 2020 forecast “is mainly due to

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