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Russia, Poland set goal to restart oil pipeline as tensions linger

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By Maciej Martewicz and Marek Strzelecki on 5/23/2019 Photo: Druzhba pipeline, Russia. WARSAW (Bloomberg) — Although compensation for damage caused during a contamination crisis remains a sticking point, Russia and Poland said flows of clean oil through the giant Druzhba pipeline into Europe could resume within 2 1/2 weeks. Transneft PJSC, Russia’s state crude oil Read More

Asia stocks grapple with trade anxiety even as Huawei gets reprieve

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks struggled for traction on Wednesday, as relief over Washington’s temporary relaxation of curbs against China’s Huawei Technologies failed to offset deeper worries about an intensifying trade war between the world’s two largest economies. FILE PHOTO: Pedestrians walk past a stock quotation board displaying stock prices outside a brokerage, in Tokyo Read More

Meet America’s newest $9 trillion climate change solution

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Democratic Presidential hopeful and Washington Governor Jay Inslee unveiled a plan for combating climate change through an oft-before cited transition away from fossil fuels and towards renewable energy. The proposal, which Inslee refers to as the “Evergreen Economy Plan”, would cost $9 trillion and is distinct from the Green New Deal championed by AOC. Inslee says his Read More

Big Pharma or Big Lie? RT’s Boom Bust looks into price fixing schemes by US drug companies

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Published time: 14 May, 2019 14:27 Nearly every state in the US is part of a lawsuit against leading Pharmaceutical companies which colluded to raise prices on generic medications by as much as 1,000 percent. RT’s Boom Bust talks to Mollye Barrows of America’s Lawyer about the case with the big Pharma companies which some Read More

Teva Pharm CFO says company did not conspire to fix prices

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is seen during a news conference to discuss the company’s 2019 outlooks in Tel Aviv, Israel, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Teva Pharmaceutical Industries’ chief financial officer on Sunday reiterated that the company has done nothing wrong in the wake of a price-fixing Read More

U.S. states accuse Teva, other drugmakers, of price-fixing: lawsuit

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. states filed a lawsuit accusing Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc of orchestrating a sweeping scheme with 19 other drug companies to inflate drug prices – sometimes by more than 1,000% – and stifle competition for generic drugs, state prosecutors said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries during a Read More

U.S. states accuse Teva, other drugmakers, of price-fixing -lawsuit

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. states filed a lawsuit accusing Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc of orchestrating a sweeping scheme with 19 other drug companies to inflate drug prices – sometimes by more than 1,000% – and stifle competition for generic drugs, state prosecutors said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries during a Read More

EU nations are living far beyond the Earth’s means: report

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s 28 countries consume the Earth’s resources faster than they can be renewed and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on Thursday said, as EU leaders met to discuss priorities for the next five years. FILE PHOTO: People walk past an EU flag design umbrella on Read More

Uber drivers go on strike in London and U.S. ahead of IPO, early protests sparse

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LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber drivers in London and major U.S. cities held a series of strikes on Wednesday to protest the disparity between gig-economy conditions and the sums that investors are likely to make in Friday’s blockbuster stock market debut. Protests were sparsely attended in London, New York and California, and rides appeared easily Read More

Pompeo threatens UK with intel sharing cut-off if they buy Huawei 5G

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned the UK that allowing Huawei to bid on 5G contracts could spell the end of the US-UK “special relationship” – and, apparently, the UK’s membership in the Five Eyes. “With respect to 5G, the United States has an obligation to ensure that the places we will operate, Read More