Kenes Rakishev to lead the Kazakhstan boxing

Kenes Rakishev to lead the Kazakhstan boxing

«I vote for Kenes Rakishev as a president of the Boxing Federation of Kazakhstan. He is widely known as a philanthropist who contributes to the development of sport in Kazakhstan. He already was the vice president of the Kazakhstan Boxing Federation a year long. He is well known entrepreneur and innovator. He will definitely find new approaches to the job and be a successful leader» – said Timur Kulibaev in his farewell speech as a president of Boxing Federation of Kazakhstan. Timur Kulibaev asked for other opinions. None followed and…

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Vestager plans a second wave of action against digital monopolies

Vestager plans a second wave of action against digital monopolies

In her second term as EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is bracing for a second wave of anti-trust measures against US digital monopolies, beginning with chipmaker Broadcom, the Financial Times report. Emboldened by her authority as vice-president of the commission, Vestager plans to force the chipmaker to cease alleged anti-competitive practices even before a full probe ends, calling for “interim measures,” on grounds of ongoing “irreparable harm to competition.” This is the first time this measure has been used since 2001. Broadcom is expected to appeal the ruling at the European…

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White House refuses to comply with impeachment requirement

White House refuses to comply with impeachment requirement

Donald Trump pushed the United States towards a constitutional crisis on Tuesday when his legal counsel said the White House would refuse to cooperate with Congress’s impeachment inquiry. “Given that your inquiry lacks any legitimate constitutional foundation, any pretense of fairness, or even the most elementary due process protections, the Executive Branch cannot be expected to participate in it,” the counsel Pat Cipollone said in a letter to Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives. The eight-page missive came after the Trump administration abruptly blocked a key witness in the…

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