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Macron promises to stand for reforms, says lack of them led to Louis XVI execution

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

Macron promises to stand for reforms, says lack of them led to Louis XVI ending up executed

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

Macron promises to stand for reforms to avoid guillotined French royals’ fate

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King Louis XVI’s refusal to embrace reforms led to his downfall, Emmanuel Macron told corporate executives gathered at Versailles. The meeting was held in part to alleviate investors’ fears after 10 weeks of Yellow Vest protests. An estimated 150 executives, including Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon, and Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey, Read More

US senator Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid

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Kamala Harris, the second black female senator in US history, has entered the 2020 presidential race, joining an already crowded Democrat field. Ms Harris, 54, told ABC’s Good Morning America: “I love my country. This is a moment in time that I feel a sense of responsibility to stand up and fight for the best Read More

Humvee car bomb kills more than 100

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The Taliban has rammed a car bomb into a military base in Afghanistan, killing more than 100 people including eight special commandos. The vehicle – an American-made armoured Humvee captured from Afghan forces – was rammed through a checkpoint at the National Directorate of Security (NDS) training centre in Maidan Shahr. After the device had Read More

Russian warships escort 2 US destroyers in Baltic Sea

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Two US destroyers that have entered the Baltic Sea are being shadowed by a pair of Russian warships, the Russian military has announced. “The forces of the Baltic Fleet took Gravely and Porter, the destroyers of the US Navy that entered the southern part of the Baltic Sea, under escort. Russian Navy corvettes Boiky and Read More

Shawcor to Acquire ZCL Composites

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Purchase price of $10.00 per share, representing an aggregate equity value of $308 million Low double-digit adjusted EPS1 accretion to Shawcor in the first year post closing Financed with cash and new credit facility Expected closing early in the second quarter of 2019 TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shawcor Ltd. (“Shawcor” or the Read More

Shawcor Announces Conference Call/Webcast to Discuss the Acquisition of ZCL Composites Inc., Monday, January 21st at 8:00am ET

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TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shawcor Ltd. (TSX: SCL) announced today that it has entered into an arrangement agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”) to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of ZCL Composites Inc. (“ZCL”) (TSX: ZCL). A conference call/webcast to discuss the acquisition of ZCL Composites Inc. will be held on Read More

'Hostage-taking': Democrats reject Trump's offer to end shutdown

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Donald Trump has offered to extend temporary protection for people brought to the US illegally as children in a bid to end the government shutdown. The US president said he wanted to “break the logjam” but stuck to his demand for $5.7bn (£4.5bn) to fund his proposed wall on the US-Mexico border. He offered to Read More

US destroyer enters Black Sea ‘to support regional partners’, Russia sends ship to ‘monitor’

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The destroyer USS Donald Cook has entered the Black Sea less than two weeks after another US Navy vessel was deployed there. Moscow says it will watch the actions of the US ship closely. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer was sent to the Black Sea to “conduct maritime security operations and enhance regional maritime stability,” Read More