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Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker

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ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of the vessels in order to improve its ability to tap the Arctic’s commercial potential. A view shows the nuclear-powered icebreaker “Ural” during the float out ceremony at the Baltic Shipyard in Read More

Till Trump do they part: Top tech firms cut ties with Huawei following US trade blacklisting

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Last week, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at banning Chinese telecoms like Huawei from selling equipment to the US over an unacceptable risk to national security. Following the order, the US Department of Commerce announced the blacklisting of Huawei along with 70 of its affiliates. The step prevented US-based corporations from Read More

City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution

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FILE PHOTO: The City of London financial district is seen from Primrose Hill as high air pollution obscures the skyline over London April 10, 2015. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – The City of London Corporation, which runs London’s historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the Read More

Venezuela plans to develop 4G network with help from Russia & China

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said his government is planning to invite Russian telecom companies, along with Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE, to develop a nationwide 4G telecommunication network in the country. “I have ordered to make an investment and, together with China’s technologies, Huawei and ZTE technologies and the technologies of Russian companies, bring Read More

A pollution crackdown compounds slowdown woes in China’s heartland

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ANYANG/SANGPO, China (Reuters) – For years, China’s industrial heartland has been cloaked in smog, its waterways choked with pollution pumped from enormous clusters of factories churning out the mountains of cement and steel needed to build the Chinese economy. A poster showing Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen in front of the Xinyuan Steel plant Read More

Pipestone Energy Corp. Implements Long Term Incentive Plan

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (PIPE – TSX-V) Pipestone Energy Corp. (“Pipestone Energy” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that the board of directors (the “Board”) of Pipestone Energy have approved a long term incentive plan for the Company (the “LTIP”) allowing for the issuance of stock options (“Options”) exercisable for Read More

NCA appoints director to oversee production in growing nanotech business

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5/23/2019 PASADENA — Nissan Chemical America Corporation has appointed Keith Pace as director, operations. In his new role, Keith is responsible for overseeing the growth of the production plant in Pasadena as well as continued innovation of the company’s technologies, including its flagship line of nanoActiv products. Keith completed his degree in engineering technology at Read More

Exclusive: JPMorgan cuts ties with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma – sources

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(Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co has cut ties with Purdue Pharma LP over the OxyContin maker’s alleged role in the U.S. opioid crisis, forcing it to find a new bank to manage cash and bill payments, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin pills, made by Read More

Certarus Ltd. Announces Strategic Alliance and Commercial Investment Agreement With Enbridge Inc. for the Expansion of Natural Gas Supply to Remote Locations in Northern Ontario

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TORONTO, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Certarus Ltd. (“Certarus” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Union Energy Solutions Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Enbridge Inc., collectively (“Enbridge”), enabling a strategic alliance and commercial investment by Enbridge into Certarus’ compressed natural gas (CNG) infrastructure Read More