newszine

Greenway Technologies Inc. Announces Board Change and Update on Shareholder Committee

9 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Greenway Technologies Inc. Announces Board Change and Update on Shareholder Committee
FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greenway Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GWTI), today announced that D. Patrick Six has resigned from the GWTI Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Six joined the Board in April, 2017. In addition, GWTI has received a letter signed by Mr. Six announcing Mr. Six’s resignation from the Read More

Blown away by innovation or price? Samsung's foldable phone opens new frontier

15 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Blown away by innovation or price? Samsung's foldable phone opens new frontier
SAN FRANCISCO/SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has wowed the smartphone industry with the first foldable screen, burnishing its innovation credentials, banishing “fast follower” criticism and, at nearly $2,000, setting a new standard in premium pricing. The Samsung Galaxy Fold phone is shown on a screen at Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s Unpacked event in Read More

Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe

1 day ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe
(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp on Wednesday said it had discovered cyber attacks directed at democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organizations in Europe and would offer a cyber security service to several countries to close security gaps. FILE PHOTO: General view of Microsoft’s logo at Microsoft Corporation headquarters at Issy-les-Moulineaux, near Paris, France, April 18, Read More

Airbus A380: from European dream to white elephant

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Airbus A380: from European dream to white elephant
TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) – Loved by passengers, feared by accountants, the world’s largest airliner has run out of runway after Airbus decided to close A380 production after 12 years in service due to weak sales. FILE PHOTO: An Emirates Airbus A380-800 airliner prepares to land at Nice international airport, France, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Read More

Blackstone to back ex-Eton Park partner with $150 million seed

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Blackstone to back ex-Eton Park partner with $150 million seed
BOSTON (Reuters) – Blackstone Group LP is backing a new hedge fund being run by former Eton Park partner Aaron Wertentheil with a $150 million commitment, two sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: The ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the post where it is traded on Read More

Alberta's would-be leader vows to drop gloves in fight over oil

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Alberta's would-be leader vows to drop gloves in fight over oil
By Kevin Orland and Josh Wingrove on 2/11/2019 CALGARY and OTTAWA (Bloomberg) — Canada’s oil sector may soon get a more combative advocate in the Alberta premier’s office.  Voters in Canada’s top oil-producing province head to the polls in the next few months and are poised to elect Jason Kenney, one of the country’s foremost Read More

Can 'Big Brother' technology clean up palm oil's image?

2 weeks ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Can 'Big Brother' technology clean up palm oil's image?
LONDON (Reuters) – Some of the world’s major palm oil users, including Nestle, Unilever, and Mondelez, are trying out new satellite technology to track deforestation, as pressure grows on them to source the ingredient responsibly. They say the monitoring systems allow them to target people felling trees in producing countries like Malaysia and Indonesia, where Read More

Guinness apologizes after outcry over ‘racist’ advertisement

2 weeks ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Guinness apologizes after outcry over ‘racist’ advertisement
The Irish rugby team’s Six Nations campaign has patriotism in full swing, and pub tables are sagging under the weight of creamy pints of Guinness. But an ad combining the two was accused of disrespecting diversity. Guinness is an Irish institution, and a sponsor of the Six Nations rugby tournament. With the tournament underway, the Read More

Starboard buys $200 million stake in Papa John's, shares jump 9 percent

2 weeks ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Starboard buys $200 million stake in Papa John's, shares jump 9 percent
(Reuters) – Hedge fund Starboard Value LP has taken a $200 million stake in Papa John’s International Inc after the No. 3 U.S. pizza chain rejected a similar offer from the company’s founder, John Schnatter, according to the company and a regulatory filing. FILE PHOTO – Jeffrey Smith, Managing Member, CEO and Chief Investment Officer Read More

Visa profit beats estimates on higher transaction volume

3 weeks ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Visa profit beats estimates on higher transaction volume
(Reuters) – Visa Inc beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, as the payments network processed more transactions on the back of higher consumer spending during the holiday season. FILE PHOTO – A Visa credit card is seen on a computer keyboard in this picture illustration taken September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/Illustration Visa’s Read More