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North American Construction Group Ltd. Announces Completion of $55 Million Offering of 5.00% Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S. ACHESON, Alberta, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — North American Construction Group Ltd. (“NACG” or the “Company”) (TSX/NYSE: NOA) is pleased to announce the closing of its previously announced offering (the “Offering”) of 5.00% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures of the Company (the “Debentures”) Read More

Pipestone Energy Corp. Announces Progress on Its Development Program and a Significant Increase in the Value of Its Reserves and Resources

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (PIPE – TSX-V) Pipestone Energy Corp. (“Pipestone Energy” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an operational update as well as updated reserves and resources information effective as of January 4, 2019, which was the closing date of the amalgamation (the “Amalgamation”) of Pipestone Oil Corp. (“Pipestone Read More

Italian politician who opposed mandatory chickenpox vaccine gets chickenpox

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An Italian politician who has spoken out against legally mandating vaccination has been hospitalized with chickenpox, leading to an outpouring of ‘I told you so’s on social media – no matter how much he protests he’s pro-vaccine. Massimiliano Fedriga, governor of Italy’s Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, met with a torrent of ridicule when he revealed that Read More

Stocks and oil touch 2019 highs; sterling wobbles, like Brexit

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks across the globe rose for a seventh straight session on Tuesday despite late selling on Wall Street, while the pound wobbled against the dollar as traders expected European Union officials would allow Britain a delay on Brexit. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange Read More

End of an era: The 30-year legacy of Kazakh President Nazarbayev (PHOTOS)

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The longest-serving Soviet-era leader, Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev, has stepped down, leaving behind a three-decade-long era that has shaped the country into what it is now. Nazarbayev held the presidential post since 1990 after serving as prime minister in the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan. This makes him the longest-serving post-Soviet head of state, and until Read More

US strongly looking at NATO membership for Brazil – Trump

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US President Donald Trump has said that he is seriously looking at NATO membership or some other formal alliance with Brazil as he welcomed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to the White House on Tuesday. Bolsonaro made an unusual trip to the CIA headquarters yesterday, the first day of his trip to the US during which Read More

Germany ‘committed’ to increasing defense budget, but nowhere near US expectations

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While Angela Merkel says Berlin is “committed“ to boosting military expenses, figures from the budget draft proposal suggest Germany’s efforts are still way below what NATO expects. German military expenses are in the public eye this week as a budget draft proposal is due to be presented on Wednesday. Alongside the other 28 NATO members, Read More

‘NATO solidarity clause is called Article 5, not article F-35’ – French defense minister

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Europe must move away from full dependency on American weapon supplies, the French defense minister stressed, slamming President Donald Trump’s “conditional” approach towards NATO and his European allies. Expressing concern that Trump’s idea of NATO’s solidarity is “conditional on allies buying this or that equipment,” the French Minister of the Armed Forces, Florence Parly, wondered Read More

US ‘doesn’t understand’ South Africa land seizures, so what does it seek there? Analysts weigh in

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A US delegation touched down in South Africa last week to investigate the planned seizure of white-owned land. But Washington doesn’t really understand the land issue, and had other intentions for the trip, experts told RT. A cohort of US officials – including Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan and Deputy Ambassador to South Africa Read More