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North Dakota oil production drops nearly 2% in June to 1.225 million b/d

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Houston — North Dakota oil production dropped nearly 2% in June to 1,225,510 b/d from its all-time high set just the month before, the head of the state’s oil and gas division said Thursday. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The fall was caused by scaled-back well Read More

Landsvirkjun’s results for the first six months of the year 2018

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Revenue, EBITDA and profit increase between periods Key figures from the interim financial statements Operating revenues amounted to USD 269.5 million and increase by USD 37.2 million (16.0%) from the same period prior  year. EBITDA amounted to USD 197.8 million. EBITDA ratio is 73.4% of revenues compared to 72.2%  in the same period prior year. Read More

Sex mánaða uppgjör Landsvirkjunar

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Tekjur, EBITDA og hagnaður hækka milli tímabila Helstu atriði árshlutareiknings Rekstrartekjur námu 269,5 milljónum USD (28,6 ma.kr.) og hækka um 37,2 milljónir USD (16,0%) frá sama tímabili árið áður .1 EBITDA nam 197,8 milljónum USD (21,0 ma.kr.). EBITDA hlutfall er 73,4% af tekjum, en var 72,2% á sama tímabili í fyrra. Hagnaður fyrir óinnleysta fjármagnsliði Read More

Austrian FM wedding: Restaurant chef seeks selfie with Putin, but has no special dish for him

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The chef of a restaurant hosting the wedding of Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl is looking forward to taking a selfie with “secret guest” Vladimir Putin – but he has no plans to make a special dish for Russia’s leader. The wedding of Kneissl is expected to be quite a party with more than 100 Read More

‘Putin selfie’: Chef at Austrian FM’s wedding has request, but no special dish for Russian leader

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The chef of a restaurant hosting the wedding of Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl is looking forward to taking a selfie with “secret guest” Vladimir Putin – but he has no plans to make a special dish for Russia’s leader. The wedding of Kneissl is expected to be quite a party with more than 100 Read More

M&A lending to U.S. blue-chip firms on summer hiatus

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NEW YORK (LPC) – Bank lending to high-quality US companies to fund acquisitions has slowed due to concern over government policies amid the summer doldrums, but is expected to pick up after the Labor Day holiday, bankers said. A U.S. Dollar note is seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration No bridge Read More

Brazil mall executives shrug off looming Amazon.com expansion

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Fears of e-commerce taking off in Brazil have sunk shares of the country’s big mall operators this year, but industry executives expressed confidence that local shopping habits, the reputation of malls as public spaces safe from crime and other factors will help them avoid the shakeout that has hit their U.S. Read More

Nasdaq dragged lower by chip stocks, energy stock bolster S&P

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(Reuters) – The Nasdaq Composite opened lower on Friday as weak forecasts from Applied Materials and Nvidia weighed on chip stocks, while gains in energy stocks due to rising crude prices helped the S&P and the Dow Industrials cut their losses. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New Read More

Bayer says dicamba report not new

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Bayer said on Friday that a German media report this week that U.S. farmers were suing its Monsanto unit over crop damage caused by weedkiller dicamba does not represent a new development. FILE PHOTO: The corporate logo of Bayer is seen at the headquarters building in Caracas, Venezuela March 1, 2016. REUTERS/Marco Read More

Victims' families to boycott Genoa state funeral

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Some families of those killed in the bridge collapse in Italy say they will boycott a state funeral on Saturday, claiming the tragedy was caused by negligence. The event will be led by Genoa’s archbishop, Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco, and attended by President Sergio Mattarella and Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, but some families will hold their Read More