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Berlin’s ambassador in Washington attempts to defend Russian energy majors from US sanctions

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The German Ambassador to the United States has asked the US Congress to hold back new sanctions against two of Russia’s biggest gas corporations, as further penalties may put energy security of the European Union in jeopardy. In March, Emily Haber wrote a letter to several Members of Congress, asking them to stop threatening German Read More

Britain to allow Huawei restricted access to 5G network

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GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) – Britain will allow Huawei Technologies a restricted role in building parts of its 5G network, seeking a middle way in a bitter dispute between the United States and China over the next generation of communications technology. Huawei, the world’s biggest producer of telecoms equipment, is under intense scrutiny after the United Read More

Huawei: Why UK is at odds with its cyber-allies

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After months of uncertainty, the UK appears set to allow Huawei’s telecoms equipment to be part of the country’s 5G networks – with some limitations. The move would put the UK at odds with the US, which has been pressing other nations to ban use of the Chinese firm’s kit on security grounds. It could Read More

Cenovus reports voting results of election of Directors

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CALGARY, Alberta, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) announced that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on April 24, 2019, each of the 11 nominees proposed as Directors and listed in its Management Information Circular dated March 1, 2019 were elected as Directors. The detailed results of Read More

Explainer: Securing the 5G future – what’s the issue?

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(Reuters) – Britain’s plan to allow Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies a restricted role in its next generation mobile networks is part of a heated international debate over the security risks so-called 5G technology presents. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of a displayed Huawei and 5G network logo in this illustration Read More

Superior Energy Services Announces First Quarter 2019 Results

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HOUSTON, April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Superior Energy Services, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced a net loss from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2019 of $47.7 million, or $0.31 per share, on revenue of $467.2 million.  This compares to a net loss from continuing operations of $750.2 million, or $4.85 per share, Read More

What Chinese spies want from Americans

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​Yujing Zhang being led into federal court in West Palm Beach, Fla., on Monday. (William Hennessy Jr. / CourtroomArt.com) It’s the embodiment of a saucy spy thriller. Questions continue to swirl around Chinese woman Yujing Zhang, who was arrested on March 30 on the grounds of President Trump’s Florida abode, Mar-a-Lago. Her story suspiciously changed Read More

Hacking ‘hero’ Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to US malware charges

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A British man hailed as a hero for stopping a global cyber-attack that was threatening the NHS has pleaded guilty to US malware charges. Marcus Hutchins, 24, has pleaded guilty to two charges related to writing malware – or malicious software – court documents show. Writing on his website, Hutchins said he regretted his actions Read More

Cyber expert credited with stopping ‘WannaCry’ attack admits malware charges

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(Reuters) – A British cyber security researcher hailed as a hero for neutralizing the global “WannaCry” ransomware attack in 2017 has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges of writing malware. Marcus Hutchins, who was charged on 10 counts in the United States, pleaded guilty to two of them, with the U.S. government agreeing to move toward Read More