U.S. apparel watchdog probes Jockey’s Indian partner after human rights abuse allegations

A top apparel industry watchdog has launched an investigation into underwear maker Jockey International’s Indian partner Page Industries Ltd following allegations of human rights abuses at one of its factories. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop New Season … Read more…

The rapid rollout of the Paycheck Protection Program raises fraud risk, government watchdog finds

As of June 12, the Small Business Administration processed some $ 512 million in PPP loans for business owners in need. The speedy implementation of the program and limited underwriting could lead to potential fraud, the Government Accountability Office found. … Read more…

Amazon’s investment in virus-hit Deliveroo provisionally cleared by UK antitrust watchdog

Britain’s competition watchdog has provisionally cleared Amazon’s investment in food delivery start-up Deliveroo. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! … Read more…

Trump removes top coronavirus watchdog, widens attack on inspectors general

President Donald Trump removed the inspector general who was to oversee the government’s $ 2.3 trillion coronavirus response, a spokeswoman for the official’s office said on Tuesday, fueling concerns in Congress about oversight of the relief package. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Trump removes independent watchdog tasked with overseeing coronavirus emergency funds

President Donald Trump has sidelined the acting Inspector General for the Defense Department, Glenn Fine, and removed him as chair of the newly created Pandemic Response Accountability Committee, which is tasked with overseeing $ 2 trillion in emergency coronavirus funding. … Read more…

Boeing received ‘unnecessary’ contract boost for astronaut capsule, watchdog says

Boeing’s multibillion dollar contract to build U.S. astronaut capsules received an “unnecessary” extension from NASA, a watchdog report said on Thursday, the latest management blunders in the agency’s program to restart domestic human spaceflight. Reuters: Science News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

PM Boris Johnson referred to police watchdog over Jennifer Arcuri allegations

Case involves possible conflict of interest when Boris Johnson was mayor of London Boris Johnson has been formally referred for potential investigation into whether he committed the criminal offence of misconduct in public office, over allegations about a conflict of … Read more…