Headquarters in USA
China's biggest cobalt producer agrees to stop buying from individuals in DRC due to concerns over child labour
Author: Miningmx, Financial Times
“China’s largest cobalt producer agrees to halt buying from individuals in DRC”, 28 May 2020...
Author: Eric Null & Jennifer Brody, Brink (US)
"Are Contact-Tracing Apps the Answer? Lessons the US Can Learn From Other Countries," 11 May 2020...
Commentary: Coronavirus is disrupting the mining industry and benefitting companies able to prevent viral outbreaks onsite
Author: John Steen, The Conservation
"How the coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the global mining industry", 30 April 2020....
Author: Thomas Brewster, Forbes
“Exclusive: Warning Over Chinese Mobile Giant Xiaomi Recording Millions Of People’s ‘Private’ Web And Phone Use”, 30 April 2020...
Author: Markus Spörndli, swissinfo
« Le travail des enfants dans les mines de cobalt embarrasse les exploitants suisses », 3 mai 2020...
Author: Xianbai Ji, The Diplomat
"Will COVID-19 Be a Blessing in Disguise for the Belt and Road?", 2 May 2020...
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Cyber-intelligence companies pitch governments on spy tools to trace Covid-19, raising privacy concerns
Author: Joel Schectman, Christopher Bing, & Jack Stubbs, Reuters (UK)
"Special report: Cyber-intel firms pitch governments on spy tools to trace coronavirus," 28 April 2020...
- Related in-depth areas: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak: Surveillance, censorship & privacy Technology and Human Rights: Digital Freedom
- Related companies: Alphabet Apple Cellebrite (part of Sun Corporation) Cytrox (part of WiSpear) Facebook Google (part of Alphabet) Intellexa (joint venture Nexa Technologies, WiSpear, & Cytrox) Nexa Technologies (formerly AMESys (Advanced Middle East Systems)/Amesys (part of Bull)) NSO Group Sun Corporation Verint Whatsapp (part of Facebook) WiSpear