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Sterling and euro rise on Brexit hopes, dollar slips on profit-taking

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The euro and sterling climbed higher on Wednesday as investor confidence rose on news Britain had struck a draft divorce deal with the European Union after more than a year of talks. A two Euro coin is pictured next to an English ten Pound note in an illustration taken March 16, 2016. Read More

Prairie Provident Confirms Shareholder Consent Process for Acquisition of Marquee Energy Ltd.

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prairie Provident Resources Inc. (“Prairie Provident” or the “Company”) (TSX:PPR) is pleased to confirm that, in connection with its previously-announced acquisition of Marquee Energy Ltd. (“Marquee”), the Company elected to obtain requisite approval of the Prairie Provident shareholders by written consent.  The acquisition is proposed to be Read More

Amazon picks New York City, Washington D.C. area for new offices

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SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) picked America’s financial and political capitals for massive new offices on Tuesday, branching out from its home base in Seattle with plans to create more than 25,000 jobs in both New York City and an area just outside Washington, D.C. The world’s largest online retailer plans to spend Read More

Blue Apron cuts headcount by 4 percent; posts drop in orders

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The logo of Blue Apron is shown on a large sign in front of the New York Stock Exchange before the company’s IPO in New York, U.S., June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – Blue Apron Holdings Inc (APRN.N) said on Tuesday it would reduce its headcount by 4 percent, as the meal-kit delivery company Read More

Crude oil prices crater on oversupply concerns, stronger dollar

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Houston — The oil complex settled sharply lower on Tuesday after a bearish OPEC report exacerbated market concerns of oversupply and reduced demand. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now ICE January Brent settled $4.65 lower at $65.47/b and NYMEX December WTI was down $4.24 at $55.69/b at Read More

Amazon picks New York City, Washington D.C. area for $5 billion new headquarters

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SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) picked America’s financial and political capitals for its split new headquarters, saying on Tuesday it will build offices for more than 25,000 people each in New York City and close by Washington, D.C. The world’s largest online retailer plans to spend $5 billion on the two new developments Read More

Venture Global's Plaquemines LNG export plant passes U.S. environmental test

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(Reuters) – Venture Global’s Plaquemines liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal in Louisiana took a step toward receiving federal approval for construction on Tuesday after staff at the U.S. energy regulator issued a draft environmental report. In the report, known as an environmental impact statement, staff at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) concluded that Read More

Brazil's Senate to vote on transfer-of-rights bill November 27

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Rio de Janeiro — Brazil’s Senate will vote November 27 on a bill that would allow state-run oil company Petrobras to sell down its 100% stake in the subsalt transfer-of-rights areas and potentially open the door for an auction to sell development rights to as much as 15 billion barrels of crude, making it one Read More

Amazon picks New York City and Virginia for $5 billion new headquarters

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) picked America’s financial and political capitals for its split new headquarters, saying on Tuesday it will build offices for more than 25,000 people each in New York City and close by Washington, D.C. FILE PHOTO: A woman pushes a stroller at Gantry Plaza State Park, in Long Island Read More

PGS Sells OptoSeis® to Geospace Technologies

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   November 13, 2018: Oslo, Norway, PGS sells the fiber optic permanent reservoir monitoring solution, OptoSeis®, to Geospace Technologies. Terms of the transaction include an initial cash payment at closing of $1.8 million and contingent cash payments of up to an additional $23.2 million over a five-and-a-half year earn-out period. The contingent cash payments will Read More