Making Mugabe WHO goodwill ambassador 'insult'

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Zimbabwe’s opposition says the decision to appoint dictator Robert Mugabe as a World Health Organisation “goodwill ambassador” is “laughable” and an “insult”. The WHO’s new director-general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced the move at a conference in Uruguay, praising... Read More

Shock as Mugabe made WHO 'goodwill ambassador'

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Campaigners have expressed shock after Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe was appointed as a “goodwill ambassador” by the World Health...

Notorious UK jihadist ended up in IS death camp

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He was one of four jihadists that the UK placed on a UN sanctions list, now the only trace...

Astronaut completes essential ISS repairs despite worn-out tether & faulty jetpack

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Published time: 21 Oct, 2017 04:34 A NASA astronaut had to battle with faulty live-saving gear before he could...

U.S. tax plan hopes lift stocks, dollar strengthens

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – World stocks advanced, bond yields rose and the U.S. Dollar strengthened on Friday on increased hopes President Donald Trump could make progress on his fiscal plans after the U.S. Senate approved a budget blueprint that... Read More

Recent hurricanes take toll on quarterly earnings

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – After raging over the southern United States and Puerto Rico, remnants of hurricanes Harvey, Irma...

Is America Becoming More Productive?

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Shutterstock photo How efficient is the USA using its labor force in terms of labor vs income / products...

OPEC Looks To Permanently Expand The Cartel

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Shutterstock photo At its November 30 meeting, OPEC will seek to discuss making its current partnership with non-OPEC producers permanent, OPEC’s...

Refining

US shale outlook seen at risk from more intensive fracking

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US shale oil production is unlikely to peak before the middle of next decade, but current fracking techniques may... Read More

WoodMac: What's behind the boost in Libya's oil production?

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Effective export capacity will be constrained by damage to the key ports of As Sidrah and Ras Lanuf limiting... Read More

Petrobras contracts FPSO for Sepia field, in the Santos basin

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10/20/2017 RIO DE JANEIRO — Petrobras informs that on Oct. 13, 2017 it signed a contract with Modec Group... Read More

BSEE lends expertise in Louisiana oil platform fire investigation

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10/20/2017 NEW ORLEANS — An engineer, an inspector and an investigator in New Orleans with the Bureau of Safety... Read More

Oil & Energy

Three dead, search on for others after landslide at Malaysia construction site

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Three foreign workers were killed and 11 others were missing after a landslide at a... Read More

Strong typhoon nears southern Japan the day before election

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Heavy rain and powerful winds are expected to lash large areas of Japan on Sunday as... Read More

Monsanto sues Arkansas over proposed herbicide limits

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Monsanto Co sued Arkansas agricultural officials on Friday to stop a proposed summer ban on a... Read More

Frank’s International N.V. Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call

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HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Frank’s International N.V. (the “Company”) (NYSE:FI) announced today that it will host... Read More

Money

'Dr. Doom', Marc Faber, removed from more boards after comments on race

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Marc Faber, the markets prognosticator known as “Dr. Doom,” has been dismissed from three more... Read More

Nestle CEO praised by Third Point but hedge fund still wants more

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LONDON/BOSTON (Reuters) – Nine months into leading the world’s biggest packaged food company, Nestle SA (NESN.S) Chief Executive Mark... Read More

Third Point takes stake in Dover Corp, urges changes: letter

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb’s hedge fund Third Point LLC bought a stake in Dover Corp during... Read More

Column: With U.S. elder abuse in spotlight, a look at guardians

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Are unsuspecting seniors around the United States being scooped up without warning from their homes, placed... Read More

Ackman urges ADP to consider acquiring Ceridian amid proxy fight

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Activist investor William Ackman, currently battling for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc (ADP.O), on... Read More

E*Trade to buy custody firm in growth push as profits remain dull

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC.O) plans to spend $275 million to acquire a firm that provides... Read More