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business

1. an industrial, commercial, or professional operation; purchase and sale of goods and services
2. a commercial or industrial establishment, such as a firm or factory
3. commercial activity; dealings (esp in the phrase do business)
4. volume or quantity of commercial activity
5. commercial policy or procedure
6. Theatre an incidental action, such as lighting a pipe, performed by an actor for dramatic effect
7. a group of ferrets
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It is noteworthy that more respondents in Pakistan than in any other country surveyed see cyber security as the most significant business risk, whereas overall its significance as a 'top five' business risk was lower than in the other major respondent countries.
Nordea Bank Abp (STO:NDA) announced on Wednesday that Julie Galbo, head of Group Business Risk Management and member of Nordea's group executive management (GEM), will be leaving Nordea at the end of May 2019 and will step down from her role in GEM, effective immediately.
In third place for 2018 and 2019, natural catastrophes such as storms, floods and earthquakes remain a significant concern in a global economy, with 28 percent of respondents to the AGCS ranking naming this as a major business risk.
Despite risk of product substitution from CMOs (for fixed line voice segment) and competition from OTT apps (for international business), business risk profile is supported by healthy growth outlook for broadband and corporate services segment.
Business Risk Partners (BRP), a Windsor, Conn.-based specialty insurance program administrator, has appointed Brad Lacey as a principal underwriter focused on management and professional liability products.
SINGAPORE, June 1, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - Flashpoint, the global leader in Business Risk Intelligence (BRI) from the Deep & Dark Web (DDW), has officially announced its expansion in the Asia-Pacific market, with significant focus on Singapore, Japan and Australia.
Ratings also take into account the high business risk posed by the steel sector.
The Use Cases, Quick Launch Services and Education Services in the new RSA Archer package are engineered to allow risk, compliance and security professionals to streamline and accelerate the implementation of fundamental components that manage business risk and enable Business-Driven SecurityTM strategies.
He most recently served as senior vice president of corporate services, overseeing the company's business risk consulting, business risk management, analytics and business process improvement functions.
"We have affirmed our ratings on Warba because, in our view, its business risk profile remains satisfactory, and its financial risk profile continues to be moderately strong.
MANAMA: Grant Thornton Abdulaal announced the appointment of Sunil Thakkar as the associate director for business risk services.

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