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Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. Announces Closing of $50 Million Equity Transaction

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INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (NASDAQ: IEA) (“IEA” or the “Company”), a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, today announced that it has successfully completed the previously announced $50 million equity transaction (“Equity Transaction”) with a fund managed by the Private Equity Group Read More

Venezuela’s Maduro proposes early elections for opposition-held National Assembly

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has proposed holding early elections to restock the National Assembly, currently headed by opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido, who is backed by the US. Maduro made this call in a speech in Caracas on Monday. He also talked about an early election in February of this year. If Read More

EU establishment cries ‘Russia!’ in desperate bid to defeat critics

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With European Parliament elections looming, the establishment parties and mainstream media are reaching for the playbook of US Democrats and hyping the specter of ‘Russia’ to drive voters away from the rising tide of populism. One of the most outspoken liberals in the European Parliament, former Belgian PM Guy Verhofstadt, openly accused five populist politicians Read More

U.S. Administration lifts Section 232 steel tariffs on Canada and Mexico, API responds

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5/20/2019 WASHINGTON — API released the following statement on the Administration’s decision to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum imports under Section 232 on Canada and Mexico: “We applaud the Administration for reaching an agreement with Canada and Mexico to lift the 25% steel tariffs and not replace them with harmful quotas that would stifle Read More

‘It would mark the end of Iraq’: Shia Clerics warn against US war with Iran

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As Washington and Tehran trade threats, a number of influential Iraqi Shia leaders have warned that a conflict between the US and Iran would be disastrous for Iraq, possibly destroying the country beyond repair. A prominent Shia cleric, a leading politician and two militia representatives each voiced opposition to a possible war with the Islamic Read More

India’s stocks flying high as PM Modi is set to secure second term

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Benchmark Indian indices have closed with gains and came close to their all-time highs after exit polls showed that the country’s ruling alliance led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is likely to win the general election. Both S&P BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty 50 were up more than three percent as of Monday’s Read More

Nigeria’s economic growth slows after oil sector loss

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By Solape Renner on 5/20/2019 Erha North. Photo: Aveon Offshore. LAGOS (Bloomberg) — Nigeria’s economic growth slowed in the first quarter after the oil sector, the country’s biggest foreign-exchange earner, contracted. Gross domestic product in Africa’s largest oil producer expanded by 2.01% in the three months through March from a year earlier, the Abuja-based National Read More

‘B Team’ Donald Trump taunted by Iranian minister

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Iran’s foreign minister has goaded Donald Trump on Twitter, after the US president threatened the “official end” of the country. In a tweet, Mohammad Javad Zarif said: “Goaded by #B_Team, @realdonaldTrump hopes to achieve what Alexander, Genghis & other aggressors failed to do. Iranians have stood tall for millennia while aggressors all gone. #EconomicTerrorism & Read More

Gulfport Energy Corporation Selects Patrick K. Craine as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

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OKLAHOMA CITY, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR) (“Gulfport” or the “Company”) announced today that Patrick K. Craine has joined the Company as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary reporting to David M. Wood, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Craine has over 20 years of extensive senior-level experience handling a Read More

PDC Energy President & CEO Bart Brookman Mails Letter to Shareholders

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Reflects on PDC’s Strong Operational and Financial Performance, and Kimmeridge’s Deeply Conflicted Efforts to Replace Directors on the PDC Board with Less Qualified Candidates Urges Shareholders to Vote “FOR” All Three of Company’s Nominees on the WHITE Proxy Card DENVER, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PDC Energy, Inc. (“PDC” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq: PDCE) Read More