Protests/Strikes Continue in Colombia, Potentially Impacting Port Access and Operations

Published on December 4, 2019 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments December 04: Following recent nationwide protests and strikes in Colombia, a nationwide general strike and accompanying demonstrations continued and are ongoing on December 04. In the capital, Bogota, there is a heavy police presence in the National Park, located in the eastern part of the city. Approximately 5,000 police officers are being deployed in an effort to maintain peace…

December 4, 2019
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NASA Spacecraft Unraveling Sun’s Mysteries as it Spirals Closer To Our Star

In August of last year, NASA sent a spacecraft hurtling toward the inner Solar System, with the aim of getting some answers about the mysterious star at the center of our cosmic neighborhood. Now more than a year later, that tiny robot has started to decode some of the mysteries surrounding our Sun’s behavior, after venturing closer to our parent star than any human-made object has before. From a report:…

December 4, 2019
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PSD2: The Compliance and Enforcement Update

The EU’s second Payments Services Directive is alive and well. But where are financial institutions now re: compliance and enforcement? James Rendell of CA Technologies, a Broadcom company, offers insight on PSD2 and EMV 3DS compliance for 2020. It’s an odd time for PSD compliance, says Rendell, who heads Payment Security Strategy and Product Management for CA Technologies, because although PSD2’s Regulatory Technical Standards have been in place since September…

December 4, 2019
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