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Edward Snowden: Leaks that exposed US spy programme - BBC News

Edward Snowden, a former contractor for the CIA, left the US in late May after leaking to the media details of extensive internet and phone surveillance by American intelligence. Mr Snowden, who has been granted temporary asylum in Russia, faces espionage charges over his actions. As the scandal widens, BBC News looks at the leaks that brought US spying activities to light. US spy agency 'collects phone records' The scandal broke in early June 2013 when the Guardian newspaper reported that the US National Security Agency (NSA) was collecting the telephone records of tens of millions of Americans.

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Conformit� Travaux Permis Construire D�claration Ach�vement

    Le d�cret du 5 janvier 2007 pris pour application de l’ordonnance du 8 d�cembre 2005 relative au permis de construire et aux autorisations d’urbanisme est entré en vigueur le 1 eroctobre 2007. Il a modifié les règles relatives à la d�claration d’achèvement des travaux et au certificat de conformit�.     Depuis le 1 eroctobre 2007, le certificat de conformit� n’existe plus. A l'achèvement des travaux de construction ou d'am�nagement, une d�claration attestant cet achèvement et la conformit� des travaux au permis d�livr� ou à la d�claration pr�alable est adress�e à la mairie ( article L462-1 du code de l’urbanisme )     Cette d�claration qui atteste à la fois de l’achèvement et de la conformit� est �tablie et sign�e ( article R.

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Thread: length of magazine articles?

01-13-2010  10:52 PM #1 Hi, I wish to submit some articles I have written to magazines. I am wondering if there is an expected approximate word count? The publications I am submitting to have not specified. Thanks! Advertisement 01-13-2010  11:12 PM #2 I'd check lengths of the articles being published in the specific magazines you are targeting then. You're not going to get a reliable ball park figure for unnamed magazines in an Internet query to a writing board. 01-16-2010  10:15 PM #3 Agreed. But that said, many of the popular culture magazines use similar size articles owing to page size and the size of camera-ready display ads by national companies: 500 words (usually with one 75-100 word sidebar) 1,000 words (usually with one 100 word, or two 50 word sidebars) 1,500 words (usually with one 250 word and one 100 word sidebar) If you don't presently have sidebars in your articles, you'll probably want to develop some.

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MiFID (II) and MiFIR

Technical standards MiFID II and MiFIR empower ESMA to develop numerous draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) and draft implementing technical standards (ITS) and ESMA delivered three sets of technical standards The rules contained in these draft technical standards, once implemented, will bring the majority of non-equity products into a robust regulatory regime and move a significant part of OTC trading onto regulated platforms. More specifically, the key rules introduce: Fairer, safer and more efficient markets through: tests to determine whether a non-financial firm’s speculative investment activities are so great that it should be subject to MiFID II; ranges for the new EU-wide commodity derivatives position limits regime; rules governing high-frequency-trading, imposing a strict set of organisational requirements on investment firms and trading venues; provisions regulating the non-discriminatory access to central counterparties (CCPs), trading venues and benchmarks, designed to increase competition; provisions requiring trading venues to offer disaggregated data on a reasonable commercial basis.

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Englishbiz - Article

� 2014 Steve Campsall write the liveliest, most interesting and involving article ever. . . DOWNLOAD FREE REVISION GUIDE You'll definitely have to write an article at some time during your school course and for exams. It might be a piece of writing that needs to persuade, argue and inform, for example. Above all, though, being an article, it will need to be interestingandlively. Here are some typical questions: Write an informative / persuasive article for…     . . . your local newspaper / a teenage magazine / your school magazine / a travel guide on the topic of…     .

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