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GasLog Ltd. and GasLog Partners LP Announce Agreement to Eliminate Incentive Distribution Rights

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Monaco, June 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GasLog Ltd. (“GasLog”, the “General Partner”, or the “GP”) (NYSE: GLOG) and GasLog Partners LP (“GasLog Partners” or the “Partnership”) (NYSE: GLOP) announced today an agreement to eliminate the GP’s incentive distribution rights (“IDRs”) in exchange for newly issued limited partner (“LP”) units. In exchange for the IDRs, Read More

Robocalls in the crosshairs of bipartisan House bill

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Will the scourge of robocalls ever become a thing of the past? A flurry of proposals on Capitol Hill, including a bill that has bipartisan support in the House of Representatives, could make a dent in curbing the proliferation of ubiquitous spam calls. The House’s Stopping Bad Robocalls Act would toughen requirements for carriers like Verizon Read More

Factbox: International airlines’ response to FAA on Iran airspace

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(Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. FILE PHOTO: A British Airways aircraft takes off from Heathrow Airport in west London, Britain, February 23, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah Read More

Airlines reroute flights to avoid Iranian airspace in the Gulf

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European carriers British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and others have rerouted their flights to avoid Iranian airspace. The FAA had banned US civilian aircraft from parts of the Gulf, after an American drone was downed by Tehran. The UK’s flagship airline, British Airways, announced that it will adhere to the guidance issued by the US Federal Read More

Putin bans Russian flights carrying Russian citizens to Georgia from July 8

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree prohibiting Russian airlines from transporting Russian citizens to Georgia from July 8. The decision comes after anti-government and anti-Russian protests in Tbilisi. “Starting from July 8, Russian carriers are temporarily forbidden from undertaking air transportation of citizens from the territory of Russia to Georgia,” the decree reads. Read More

Four U.S. states join lawsuit to stop T-Mobile-Sprint deal

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Four more U.S. states joined an unusual effort by state attorneys general to stop T-Mobile US Inc’s acquisition of Sprint Corp, a New York official said at a court hearing on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A smartphone with Sprint logo are seen in front of a screen projection of T-mobile logo, in Read More

Four more states join lawsuit to stop T-Mobile-Sprint deal

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Four more U.S. states have joined an unusual effort by state attorneys general to stop T-Mobile US Inc’s acquisition of Sprint Corp, a New York official said at a court hearing on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A smartphone with Sprint logo are seen in front of a screen projection of T-mobile logo, Read More

‘Cocked and Loaded’ – Trump calls off Iran strikes with minutes to spare

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Donald Trump has said the US was “cocked and loaded” to retaliate after Iran shot down one of its drones – but called off the strike because too many people would die. The US president had signed off on three separate targets, but cancelled the operation after military advisers warned up to 150 people could Read More

Shipping rates for Middle East oil are surging

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By Alaric Nightingale and Firat Kayakiran on 6/21/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) –Oil tanker owners are raising the prices they charge to export Middle East crude as tensions surge in a region that accounts for about a third of all seaborne petroleum shipments. Rates for transporting 2 MM-bbl cargoes from Saudi Arabia to China jumped to almost Read More

Hungary sees no security risk from Huawei as it sets out to build its 5G network

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Hungary does not see any evidence that Chinese tech giant Huawei poses a security threat as alleged by Washington, according to the country’s Innovation and Technology Minister. “We have taken a rather pragmatic stance, the same, in fact, as Germany. It has not been proven that Huawei’s technology would pose any risk to Hungary, as Read More