The hole in the ozone layer over the Antarctic has begun to shrink, signaling good news for the environment decades after an international accord to phase out certain pollutants, researchers said Thursday. The study found that the ozone hole had shrunk by 1.5 million square miles (four million square kilometers) -- an area about the size of India -- since 2000. Most of the world signed on to the Montreal Protocol in 1987, which banned the use of CFCs.
(Reuters) - Fund manager Fidelity plans to move around 100 jobs from Britain to Dublin as a part of its long-term strategy, a spokesperson said in an email to Reuters. It said it was already recruiting new staff in Dublin but did not say which jobs would shift from London. "Dublin is an important location for us and has been since 2000," the spokesperson said, adding that the company signed a lease on a bigger office in the Irish capital earlier this year.