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Canaf announces full repayment of term loan and award of B-BBEE rating

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canaf Investments Inc., (TSXV: CAF), (“Canaf”) the Canada-registered mining related group, is pleased to announce the full repayment of its majority owned South African subsidiary’s term loan, and award of a Level 4 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment, (“B-BBEE”) rating. On 07 January 2019, Southern Coal (Pty) Ltd., Read More

A.J. Gallagher’s 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”. FILE PHOTO: A view of Duke Energyís Marshall Power Plant in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, U.S., November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Read More

Child drag queen poses next to almost-naked adult counterpart, but mother says boy not sexualized

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A photo showing a 10-year-old Canadian drag queen posing next to a half-naked adult performer sparked outrage online. But the boy’s mother thinks it’s all OK and the child is not overtly sexualized. The world of drag queens – male performers taking on exaggeratedly female personas and taking to the stage – may seem like Read More

A.J. Gallagher's 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co’s after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”. FILE PHOTO: A view of Duke Energyís Marshall Power Plant in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, U.S., November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Read More

In Papua New Guinea, Exxon's giant LNG project fuels frustration

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PORT MORESBY (Reuters) – From her red-roofed home near Papua New Guinea’s capital of Port Moresby, Isabelle Dikana Iveiri overlooks a giant plant used by Exxon Mobil Corp to liquefy billions of dollars’ worth of natural gas before it is shipped to Asian buyers. Locals walk along a small beach where a Liquefied Natural Gas Read More

Piers Morgan boycotts Gillette for waging ‘war against masculinity’ with ‘man-hating’ ad

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Talk-show host Piers Morgan lashed out against Gillette on Twitter over the razor company’s much maligned new “virtue-signalling PC” ad targeting “toxic masculinity.” Morgan said that he has been a faithful customer of the company for 30 years, but now plans to cut them off once and for all over the advertisement. I've used @Gillette Read More

Cruiser Capital vows to fight on at Ashland even after board deal

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund Cruiser Capital said it plans to press on with its proxy fight at Ashland Global Holdings even after the specialty chemicals business struck a deal to refresh its board with another large shareholder. The New York-based hedge fund is asking shareholders to replace four directors, including the company’s chief executive Read More

Attollo has launched Innovation Incubator

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1/14/2019 Offshore rig and wind turbines. Photo: Attollo Offshore. ABERDEEN — Attollo Offshore has launched its Aberdeen-based Innovation Incubator. The venture reflects the company’s strategy of continued research and development into improving offshore marine operations. Due to create 20 jobs, the incubator will bring operational and academic minds together, within Attollo, to accelerate the digital Read More