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“This is a massively shortsighted decision made by a Chancellor who purports to be pro-business.Much has been said about the post-Brexit UK being an outward-facing, export-led economy; but these words must be matched by action on airport expansion in the South East, improving transport links to regional airports and the removal of APD.” Airlines UK, representing British carriers, dismissed the APD changes as “sleight of hand”.
S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.She led the development and launch of innovative initiatives that transformed the Library’s workforce into “knowledge navigators,” created the Library of Congress Experience, an interactive pathway offering access to the Library’s incomparable collections, and built strong, mutually-supportive relationships with private sector sponsors.Today, Jenkins leads the world’s largest non-profit, nonpartisan membership organization, harnessing the power and passion of almost 2,000 staff members, 60,000 volunteers and numerous strategic partners.Most recently she is the best-selling author of the book, “Disrupt Aging: A Bold New Path to Living Your Best Life at Every Age.” After earning her Bachelor of Science degree from Spring Hill College in Mobile, AL, she graduated from the Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Program.Jenkins also holds an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from both Spring Hill College and Washington College.The objective of the attackers is to compromise organizational networks with malicious emails and tainted websites to obtain credentials for accessing computer networks of their targets, the report said. That document, which was privately distributed to firms at risk of attacks, described a narrower set of activity focusing on the nuclear, energy and critical manufacturing sectors.
Department of Homeland Security spokesman Scott Mc Connell declined to elaborate on the information in the report or say what prompted the government to go public with the information at this time.
A fearless champion for innovation and impact, Jenkins is often lauded for her ability to create business opportunity and competitive differentiation.
She has been described as a visionary and thought leader, a catalyst for breakthrough results, accelerating progress and contribution while fostering positive relationships inside and outside the organization.
The Chancellor told the Commons: “From April 2019, I will again freeze short-haul Air Passenger Duty rates and I will also freeze long-haul economy rates.
Paid for by an increase on Premium class tickets, and on private jets.” APD for short-haul flights has been frozen since 2012 at £13 for each flight from a UK airport, or £26 for premium classes.
The body’s chief executive, Tim Alderslade, said: “The total tax take from APD is not being cut – currently at £3.3 billion, it will hit £4 billion a year in 2022/23 and remains the highest in the world.” He said the sharp premium-rate increase “threatens the viability of some long-haul services that rely on non-economy class passengers”.