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Atmaana Business Consulting confirms deal to acquire 30% share in Right Stone Consulting

Atmaana Business Consulting Limited – the internationally-recognised strategic security, Emergency Services and defence consultancy – has announced a deal to acquire a 30% shareholding in Right Stone Consulting Limited, the resilience and crisis management consultancy, with an...
Posted On 08 Jan 2018
Paul Everitt: CEO at ADS
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“Light touch customs deal vital to economy post-Brexit” urges Security Trade Association

The Government must pursue a more ambitious customs agreement with the European Union (EU) than any yet proposed and work closely with industry to develop concrete proposals. That’s the view of Trade Association the ADS Group. Introducing new customs processes for trade...
Posted On 22 Sep 2017
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IRM supports Government moves to offer cyber security education in schools

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport recently announced that it will be providing £20 million for cyber security lessons to be offered in schools and specifically designed to fit around pupils’ current courses and examinations. It’s a move that has been...
Posted On 14 Feb 2017
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Integration agreed between MoD’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory and Home Office’s CAST

An integration has been agreed between the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) and the Home Office’s Centre for Applied Science and Technology (CAST). This decision has been taken following a detailed review examining the best ways in...
Posted On 24 Jan 2017
Allianz Risk Barometer 2017: Top 10 Global Risks
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Allianz Global Corporate’s latest Barometer charts Top 10 business risks for 2017

Cyber security and related issues are fast emerging as the biggest risk for today’s companies. That’s the firm belief of risk experts in the UK and overseas whose views are showcased in the sixth annual Allianz Risk Barometer issued by Allianz Global Corporate and...
Posted On 13 Jan 2017
Dr Simon Harwood
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Dr Simon Harwood joins Cranfield University as director of defence and security

Cranfield University has announced the appointment of Dr Simon Harwood as director of defence and security. Dr Harwood joins from Boeing where he was director of strategy and business development for Phantom Works International which addresses emerging global market...
Posted On 25 Aug 2015
The Right Honourable William Hague
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William Hague to become chairman of the Royal United Services Institute

The Council of the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) has announced that the Right Honourable William Hague will become its next chairman as of 1 September, taking over from Lord Hutton of Furness who has served in this role since 2010....
Posted On 07 Aug 2015
ADS' report is entitled 'Security and Prosperity: Strengthening UK Defence and Security Exports'
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ADS issues detailed report on importance of defence and security exports to the UK’s economy

UK security and defence sector Trade Association ADS has published an in-depth report examining the valuable role defence and security exports play when it comes to delivering national security and prosperity. The leading-edge technology, training and support supplied by the UK’s...
Posted On 23 Jul 2015
Professor Michael Clarke (director general at RUSI) outlines the findings of the Independent Surveillance Review Panel
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Independent Surveillance Review calls for “fresh start” to the law on interception of communications

Following on from 12 months of thorough investigation and consultation, the Independent Surveillance Review has now delivered its conclusions to Prime Minister David Cameron in the form of a report entitled: ‘A Democratic Licence to Operate’ which duly states that a new and...
Posted On 20 Jul 2015
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MoD calls on security business sector and academia to shape future of military communications

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is looking to develop new approaches to land and littoral communications that will support military operations in future decades. The current Bowman communications system is nearing its out-of-service date. Technology (and the nature of military...
Posted On 18 Jun 2015
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