Johnnie Walker Foundation email scam

first_imgJohnnie Walker Foundation email scam Charities are being approached by the “Johnnie Walker Charity Foundation Heritage Trust” with an offer to donate $2.3 million. Needless to say, it’s a scam.The fictitious trust claims in the email message that it is “celebrating our 184 years anniversary.” The trust then offered $2.3 million “in conjunction with the British Council”.The latter have confirmed it has nothing to do with them, so it is clearly a scam of some sort. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  24 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Howard Lake | 6 June 2005 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

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Call for EU intervention for jailed journalists and cyberdissidents

first_img Follow the news on China April 27, 2021 Find out more Organisation Democracies need “reciprocity mechanism” to combat propaganda by authoritarian regimes News China: Political commentator sentenced to eight months in prison ChinaAsia – Pacific May 10, 2005 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Call for EU intervention for jailed journalists and cyberdissidents ChinaAsia – Pacific Receive email alerts Reporters Without Borders has called on European representatives due to meet Chinese ministers in Beijing on 11 and 12 May 2005 to raise the plight of three recently imprisoned Chinese journalists and cyberdissidents.The organisation wrote to Benita Ferrero-Waldner, European Commissioner for External Relations and Jean-Claude Junker, prime minister of Luxembourg, which currently holds the EU presidency, to intervene at the next EU-China troika on behalf of Zhang Lin, Shi Tao and Zheng Yichun, charged with posting “illegal” news online.”It seems to us that the EU which supports the opening up of China to foreign countries cannot remain unmoved by the case of these three journalists and cyberdissidents, imprisoned only for wanting to inform us,” it said.We fully realise that important economic matters will be on the agenda for this meeting, but we hope that the EU will also take advantage of this direct dialogue with the Chinese authorities to remind them of its determination to defend free expression and specifically mention the cases of Zhang Lin, Shi Tao and Zheng Yichun.Journalist Shi Tao, held since 24 November 2004, was sentenced on 30 April 2005 to ten years in prison “for illegally revealing state secrets abroad”. He was found guilty of posting on foreign-based websites an internal message sent by the authorities to his newspaper (Dang Shang Bao (Contemporary Business News) warning its journalists against the risks of social destabilisation on the 15th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre.Zheng Yichun, arrested on 20 December 2004, is charged with “subversion” for posting articles calling for reform of the Chinese political system on foreign-based websites.Zhang Lin, arrested on 29 January 2005, was formally charged with “subversion” in February for posting articles dealing with human rights abuses in China on sites banned by the authorities.”Sixty-two cyberdissidents and 30 journalists are still imprisoned in the country”, Reporters Without Borders pointed outcenter_img News China’s Cyber ​​Censorship Figures June 2, 2021 Find out more RSF_en to go further Help by sharing this information News News March 12, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

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Statement in response to Ryanair’s decision to close Cork and Shannon…

first_imgRoisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limerick RYANAIR has announced the expansion of their Manchester service to Shannon Airport, increasing its operations from five to six days a week. BusinessLimerickNewsStatement in response to Ryanair’s decision to close Cork and Shannon bases for winter seasonBy Staff Reporter – October 16, 2020 175 Airports generally as well as the airlines will of course continue will to benefit from the economy-wide support measures that are open to all sectors – notably wage supports and tax deferrals. Print Advertisement Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The government recognises that today’s news will be a blow to Ryanair staff, other affected workers and the airports and regions involved. The Government is fully alert to the devastating impact the global pandemic has had on international travel and appreciates and acknowledges the important role of Ryanair and Shannon and Cork Airports to the economies of the Midwest and South regions respectively. The government has agreed to adopt the EU “traffic light” system for international travel and a decision on implementation is expected at a Cabinet meeting next week.  The government is committed to the survival and recovery of the sector, including Shannon and Cork Airports, and has already indicated that further Covid Support funding will be made available to safeguard strategic connectivity and resilience into the future.Budget 2021 already includes a provision of €10m to address challenges facing Cork and Shannon Airports.  This is in addition to €6.1m in emergency funding provided to Shannon Airport in June this year to complete a safety and security project. Previous articleLimerick Post Show | Gym And BrunchNext article“Shannon Airport is a vital component of our tourism infrastructure” Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Email Facebook THE Department of Transport has been informed that Ryanair will close its bases at Cork and Shannon Airports for the winter as part of its decision to cut capacity on its flights across Europe. It’s understood Ryanair will continue to serve Cork and Shannon Airports although with fewer destinations served and reduced frequencies. Airlines all over Europe are reporting very low forward booking rates until end of 2020 compared to normal. In the circumstances, most airlines are now reducing capacity.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up WhatsApp TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostRyanairShannon airport Linkedin Twitterlast_img read more

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