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Reuters corrects story on alleged deal between Rosneft and Venezuelan oil company

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Reuters has corrected its piece alleging a shady scheme involving Russian oil giant Rosneft helping Venezuela evade US sanctions. The news agency said it did not determine that any payments actually took place. The exclusive story was originally published by Reuters on April 18. Based solely on undisclosed “documents and sources,” it claimed that Rosneft was Read More

Superior Energy Services Announces First Quarter 2019 Results

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HOUSTON, April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Superior Energy Services, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced a net loss from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2019 of $47.7 million, or $0.31 per share, on revenue of $467.2 million.  This compares to a net loss from continuing operations of $750.2 million, or $4.85 per share, Read More

Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu files for $500 million U.S. IPO

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s largest live-streaming platform DouYu International Holdings Limited, backed by social media and gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd, has filed for a U.S. initial public offering (IPO) of up to $500 million. DouYu, which primarily focuses on the live-streaming of games, is one of several Chinese start-ups in the growing market Read More

Exclusive: British Telecom’s Italian job had London roots, say investigators

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MILAN (Reuters) – A criminal investigation into accounting fraud inside British Telecom’s Italian unit has uncovered more evidence of what prosecutors say was the involvement of senior executives in artificially inflating the division’s financial performance. FILE PHOTO: A BT (British Telecom) company logo is pictured on the side of a convention centre in Liverpool northern Read More

BOEM: New OceanReports tool brings ocean data to the masses

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4/22/2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new, web-based interactive tool for ocean mapping and planning created by the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will give everyone from ocean industries to coastal managers, students, as well as the general public, the Read More

Bitcoin trader’s ‘seastead’ home towed by Thai navy

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The Thai navy has begun towing the home of a fugitive American seasteader back to shore as its owner faces a possible death sentence. Chad Elwartowski and Supranee Thepdet lived in the structure, known as a seastead, 15 miles from the Thai coast, in order to avoid the jurisdiction of Thai law. Thai authorities have Read More

Exclusive: India hopes U.S. will allow allies to buy some Iranian oil – source

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FILE PHOTO: Gas flares from an oil production platform at the Soroush oil fields in the Persian Gulf, south of the capital Tehran, July 25, 2005. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India hopes the U.S. will allow its allies to continue to buy some Iranian oil instead of halting the purchases altogether from May, Read More

Assange arrest shows Moreno ‘CIA asset,’ turning country into ‘vassal’ state – Ecuador’s former FM

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The decision of Ecuador’s government to terminate Julian Assange’s asylum is “savagery” and has heavily damaged the dignity of the county, which caved in to the US as if it was its “vassal,” former FM Ricardo Patino told RT. The former official, who is a vocal supporter of the WikiLeaks co-founder, believes the arrest of Read More

Assange was put through ‘hell’ at embassy – diplomat

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By Lisa Holland, senior correspondent – Exclusive Julian Assange was always respectful but went through “hell” in the Ecuadorian embassy as officials tried to “break him down”, according to a former senior diplomat. Fidel Narvaez worked at the London embassy for six of the seven years the WikiLeaks figurehead lived there and says they became Read More