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Aston Martin falls 5% in its London IPO

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You could own James Bond’s car Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion. But its first day of trading in London got off to a rocky start. The favorite carmaker of fictional British secret service agent James Bond priced its Read More

What is Article 13? Controversial EU copyright law faces final vote

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A hotly-contested copyright provision is haunting Europe, troubling internet freedom advocates and content creators alike. Article 13, facing its final vote, would place heavy restrictions on content sharing, from films to memes. The proposed law requires anyone sharing copyrighted content to obtain permission from rights owners, even if the content is just an animated gif Read More

Clear Blue Technologies Closes $2.67 Million Equity Capital Raise

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TORONTO, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. (“Clear Blue” or the “Company”) (TSXV:CBLU) announced that it has completed the final tranche of a non-brokered private placement of units (each, a “Unit”) at a price of $0.25 per Unit, for gross proceeds of $1,661,875 (all amounts are in Canadian dollars). Read More

PRD Energy Provides Update on Liquidation & Dissolution Process

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PRD Energy Inc. (“PRD” or the “Company“) is pleased to provide an update on the status of its liquidation and the anticipated timing of its dissolution. PRD is currently discharging all of its obligations and completing all other acts required to liquidate its business. PRD’s assets, as Read More

Teacher who gives away 80% of his salary is named the world's best

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A maths and physics teacher from rural Kenya who donates most of his salary to help the poor has been named the best teacher in the world. Peter Tabichi received the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize for his efforts in turning around the fortunes of Keriko secondary school, located in an impoverished village in the Read More

Pilot crashes stolen plane into building in kamikaze murder attempt on wife (VIDEOS)

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A pilot died after deliberately crashing a stolen plane into a building in an apparent attempt to murder his wife in Botswana. The dramatic smash destroyed the building, an air traffic control tower, and 13 cars. South African Charl Viljoen crashed a Beechcraft King Air B200 aircraft into the Matsieng Flying Club at the Matsieng Read More

‘Stop the evil empire’: Roger Waters says ‘the coup’ in Venezuela has failed

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The attempt by foreign powers to impose regime change in Venezuela has failed, ex-Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has said, adding that final victory over the “evil empire” was on the horizon. In a short video posted to Twitter, the famed English rock star and activist expressed disgust with those who supported Venezuela’s self-declared interim Read More

Inmarsat to go private in $3.4 billion buyout deal

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(Reuters) – A private equity-led consortium agreed to buy Inmarsat Plc for about $3.4 billion in cash after the British satellite operator last year rebuffed a slightly lower bid from U.S. rival EchoStar. Staff at satellite communications company Inmarsat work in front of a screen showing subscribers using their service throughout the world, at their Read More

Trump did not conspire with Russia, Mueller report finds

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By Alexander J Martin, news reporter The Mueller investigation has found no evidence that Donald Trump’s campaign “conspired or coordinated” with Russia to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. However, the report does not exonerate the president of obstruction of justice, the Justice Department said. A letter summarising its main findings, sent by the US Read More

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

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Staff at satellite communications company Inmarsat work in front of a screen showing subscribers using their service throughout the world, at their headquarters in London March 25, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning/File Photo (Reuters) – A private equity-led consortium on Monday agreed to buy British satellite operator Inmarsat for about $3.4 billion in cash, six months after Read More