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Integrity Initiative wipes website pending probe into ‘theft’ of disturbing leaked data

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The British state-funded Integrity Initiative, exposed last year for conducting Europe-wide political influence campaigns in leaked files, has removed all of its website content “pending an investigation” into the data “theft.” A group claiming association with the loose hacktivist collective Anonymous has been dumping private Integrity Initiative documents online in various batches since November. The Read More

UAE's Fujairah to ban ship exhaust cleaner when IMO 2020 kicks in

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LONDON (Reuters) – The port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates has decided to ban the use of a type of ship exhaust cleaner, becoming the latest location to impose restrictions on so-called open-loop scrubbers, a port document showed. In recent months, many shipping companies have opted to fit scrubbers onboard their ships, ahead Read More

McPhy Energy: FY 2018 revenue of €8 million

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 Press release McPhy: FY 2018 revenue of €8 million Confirmation of a 21% decline in FY 2018 revenue compared to FY 2017 due to delays affecting several orders FY 2018 operating performance expected to show the impact of this top-line contraction High rate of growth maintained in Europe, with revenue up 23% compared to FY 2017 Read More

Russia aims to boost trade with Japan to $30 billion

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Trade between Russia and Japan grew by 20 percent to $20 billion last year, Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin has said. He met with his Japanese counterpart Hiroshige Seko in Moscow on Tuesday. “Now we are specifying the categories of goods where we have prospects of increasing supplies,” the minister told journalists. Moscow and Tokyo Read More

Zimbabwe leader: 'Heads will roll' after protesters tortured

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Zimbabwe’s president has vowed “heads will roll” if he finds wrongdoing by security forces after a brutal crackdown on protesters in the African country. Emmerson Mnangagwa says he will investigate reports of violence against demonstrators after the country’s human rights commission said they were “systematically tortured”. Human rights groups say at least a dozen people Read More

China vows no leeway for underperformers in war on pollution

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BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will order detailed punishment measures for officials in regions that miss air quality targets this winter, refusing to accept unfavorable weather or mounting economic pressure as excuses, an environment ministry official said on Monday. A woman wearing a face mask rides a bicycle on a bridge in front of the financial Read More

Crackdown on Zimbabwe protesters 'a taste of things to come'

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Zimbabwe’s president has cut short his overseas trip after a deadly crackdown on protesters in the African country – which his government has called “just a foretaste of things to come”. Emmerson Mnangagwa had been under growing pressure to end his two-week trip abroad – during which he met Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow Read More

IOC knew Russian athletes were clean, but concealed evidence of their innocence – lawyer

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Russian athletes, falsely accused of a doping scheme at Sochi 2014, could’ve avoided career-ruining bans if the International Olympic Committee (IOC) didn’t conceal facts of their innocence, an athlete’s lawyer told RT. Russian sport has won a crucial legal battle on Saturday. Swiss Supreme Court has turned down the IOC’s appeal against the Court of Read More

Sorrell's S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive

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MUNICH (Reuters) – Martin Sorrell is on the lookout for acquisitions to expand his new advertising venture S4 Capital, aiming to capitalize on the disruption sweeping the industry by pursuing a pure-play digital strategy. FILE PHOTO: Sir Martin Sorrell attends a conference at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in Cannes, France, June 22, Read More

A.J. Gallagher’s 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”. FILE PHOTO: A view of Duke Energyís Marshall Power Plant in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, U.S., November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Read More