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Google seeking to promote rivals to stave off EU antitrust action

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FILE PHOTO: An illuminated Google logo is seen inside an office building in Zurich, Switzerland December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Google is trying to boost price comparison rivals such as Kelkoo in an effort to appease European Union antitrust regulators and ward off fresh fines following a 2.4-billion-euro ($2.7 billion) penalty nearly Read More

‘Tis but a scratch’: Dutch PM likens unyielding May to Monty Python’s limbless knight over Brexit

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Theresa May’s unwillingness to yield her Brexit deal in the face of outstanding opposition among UK MPs has earned her a comparison to the limbless knight from the classic comedy, ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’. Expressing his frustration at the ongoing impasse and politicking among UK politicians over May’s Brexit deal, Dutch Prime Minister Read More

Archeio Technologies and Tourmaline Oil standardize unstructured business data

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3/17/2019 DALLAS — Archeio Technologies, the provider of oil & gas content management and smart search technology, announces that it has signed a license agreement with Tourmaline Oil Corp. to deploy Archeio’s SkyWell software company wide. Following a two-month selection process that compared SkyWell to multiple enterprise content management solutions, the Canadian-based oil & gas Read More

Emma Haruka Iwao smashes pi world record with Google help

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The value of the number pi has been calculated to a new world record length of 31 trillion digits, far past the previous record of 22 trillion. Emma Haruka Iwao, a Google employee from Japan, found the new digits with the help of the company’s cloud computing service. Pi is the number you get when Read More

Google faces third EU antitrust fine next week: source

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Alphabet unit Google is likely to be hit with a third EU antitrust fine next week related to its AdSense advertising service, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday, with the sanction expected to be much smaller than previous fines. FILE PHOTO: An illuminated Google logo is seen inside an Read More

Brookfield to buy most of Oaktree to build juggernaut to rival Blackstone

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(Reuters) – Brookfield Asset Management Inc said on Wednesday it will buy most of Oaktree Capital Management in a roughly $4.8 billion deal, creating an alternative-asset manager that will challenge the likes of industry giant Blackstone Group. FILE PHOTO: People walk to Brookfield Place off Bay Street on the day of the annual general meeting Read More

Delphi Energy Corp. Reports 2018 Year End Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Delphi Energy Corp. (“Delphi” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its financial and operational results for the year ended December 31, 2018. 2018 HIGHLIGHTS Successfully executed a twelve (7.80 net) well drilling program and various infrastructure projects to support future growth; Completed construction and commissioned the Read More

Global airlines face huge losses due to grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8

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The latest crash of Boeing’s best-selling passenger jet has sent shockwaves through the entire airline industry. Dozens of countries grounded the 737 MAX following national regulators’ requirements. The aircraft saw two deadly accidents in less than five months. Sunday’s tragedy in Ethiopia took the lives of 157 people. The crash in Indonesia in October killed Read More

Brookfield buys most of Oaktree to build juggernaut to rival Blackstone

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(Reuters) – Brookfield Asset Management Inc said on Wednesday it will buy most of Oaktree Capital Group LLC in a roughly $4.8 billion deal, creating an alternative-asset manager that would rival industry leader Blackstone Group in size. FILE PHOTO: People walk to Brookfield Place off Bay Street on the day of the annual general meeting Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Year End 2018 Financial and Operating Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (AIM & TSX:  “TGL” & NASDAQ:  “TGA”) This Announcement contains inside information as defined in Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation No. 596/2014 (“MAR”). Upon the publication of this Announcement, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain. TransGlobe Read More