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Qantas orders 10 A321XLRs, converts 26 more to model from prior order

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said on Wednesday it would order 10 Airbus SE A321XLR jets and convert another 26 from a prior order to the new long-range model. FILE PHOTO: A passenger walks with their luggage as they approach a Qantas Airways check-in counter at Sydney International Airport in Australia, October 25, Read More

 Gran Tierra Energy Inc. Announces Operations Update

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CALGARY, Alberta, June 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (“Gran Tierra” or the “Company”) (NYSE American:GTE)(TSX:GTE)(LSE:GTE) today announced an operations update regarding activities and results during second quarter 2019 to date. All dollar amounts are in United States (“U.S.”) dollars unless otherwise indicated. Production amounts are unaudited and on an average working Read More

UK wants Pakistan to take back thousands of migrants who overstayed visas – Pakistan FM

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The British government has asked Pakistan to sign a treaty that would allow it to send thousands of Pakistani migrants with expired UK visas back to their home country, says Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi. Qureshi said he recently discussed the treaty with UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid, and appeared to support the measure, Read More

Australia lowers wheat export forecast by 18% as drought hits supply

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia on Tuesday lowered its forecast for wheat exports over the 2019/20 season by nearly 18% as a drought wilts crops in the world’s No.4 exporter of the grain. FILE PHOTO: Wheat grows on a farm at sunset in the flooded midwestern New South Wales town of Forbes, Australia September 27, 2016. Read More

Solid U.S. retail sales offer economy some respite

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales increased in May and sales for the prior month were revised higher, suggesting a pick-up in consumer spending that could ease fears the economy was slowing down sharply in the second quarter. FILE PHOTO: People shop at Macy’s Department store in New York City, U.S., March 11, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Read More

Aker Solutions appoints new CFO

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6/14/2019 FORNEBU — Ole Martin Grimsrud has been appointed chief financial officer of Aker Solutions, effective Aug. 1, 2019. He replaces Svein Oskar Stoknes, who is taking over as CFO of Aker ASA on the same day. Grimsrud joined Aker Solutions in 2012 as V.P., finance for the subsea business. He has held several senior Read More

Ole Martin Grimsrud Appointed CFO of Aker Solutions

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June 14, 2019 – Ole Martin Grimsrud has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Aker Solutions, effective August 1, 2019. He replaces Svein Oskar Stoknes, who is taking over as CFO of Aker ASA on the same day. Grimsrud joined Aker Solutions in 2012 as Vice President, Finance for the Subsea business. He has held Read More

Modi pitches idea to Putin of Russia-India-China meeting at G20 summit in Japan

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The leaders of Russia, India and China should hold trilateral talks on the sidelines of the upcoming G20 Summit in Osaka, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suggested to Vladimir Putin. The Russian President met with Modi at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Kyrgyzstan’s capital, Bishkek, on Thursday. “I hope we’ll soon get Read More

Suspected attack on oil tankers near Hormuz fans conflict fears

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By Verity Ratcliffe, Anthony DiPaola and Bruce Stanley on 6/13/2019 DUBAI (Bloomberg) –Two oil tankers were damaged on Thursday in a suspected attack near the entrance to the Persian Gulf, stoking fears that high-stakes diplomatic efforts won’t avert a military confrontation between the U.S. and Iran. Oil prices surged. The incidents, including an attack on Read More