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  1. FILE PHOTO: Storm clouds are seen above Canary Wharf financial district in London

    EU banks watchdog urges protection of deposits in case of no deal Brexit

    The EU banking watchdog has urged member states to offer deposit account protection for customers of branches of British banks in the rest of the ...
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    Commentary: We don't care about our data because we can't see or touch it

    We often care less when our data are used, sold or stolen without our permission because they are intangible and difficult to own, say two experts.
  3. People pass closed shops at a section of a mall in Singapore

    Commentary: How to better protect consumers when businesses close unexpectedly

    SMU assistant professor of law Gary Low discusses three ways in which consumers can be protected against sudden business foreclosures.
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    Taiwan bans eating dogs and cats

    Parliament passed legislation to outlaw the consumption, purchase or possession of dog and cat meat, with offenders facing a fine of up to ...
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    Range of driver hiring options should be offered: National Taxi Association

    Some drivers prefer the protection offered by full-time employment even though it may restrict flexibility at work, says the NTA.
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    Filing fees for patents to be lowered from April

    Fees for renewing patents and trade marks will, however, see an upward adjustment - the first in about a decade for trade marks - to discourage IP ...
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    Commanders, servicemen not protected if found negligent: Ng Eng Hen

    The Defence Minister was responding to a motion to amend a section of the Government Proceedings Act that indemnifies uniformed personnel from ...
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    HK activist Joshua Wong under police protection after failed assault in Taiwan: Reports

    Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was under police protection in Taiwan after a failed assault attempt by a pro-China protester on Saturday (Jan 7), ...
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    Indonesia expands protection for peatlands, climate

    Indonesia has extended legal protection for its wetlands and peat bogs by expanding a ban on the conversion of these carbon-rich swamps into ...