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On Apollo 11 anniversary, NYT declares USSR ‘won space race’ for wokeness

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American space achievements such as the Apollo 11 Moon landing mean nothing because they were racist and sexist, while the Soviet Union practiced diversity. A ready-made RT article? Try the two main US newspapers instead. Picture in your mind a RT.com headline that goes something like this: “How the Soviets Won the Space Race for Read More

Wall Street rises as Fed’s Williams cements rate-cut expectations

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks moved higher on Thursday after a slow start as comments from New York Fed President John Williams helped cement expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank at the end of the month. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New Read More

ADM Energy appoints new CEO

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7/15/2019 LONDON — ADM Energy, an oil and gas investing company quoted on AIM, has announced the appointment of Osamede Okhomina as Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect. Osamede Okhomina, CEO, ADM Energy. The appointment further strengthens the executive team and Board for the next phase of the Company’s development and follows the non-Board appointment Read More

Hold the beers: Budweiser APAC IPO hit by investor push-back

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HONG KONG/NEW YORK/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Scepticism over AB InBev’s high valuations doomed Budweiser APAC’s IPO of up to $9.8 billion – poised to be the world’s biggest this year – investors and bankers said, putting would-be floats on notice that careful pricing remains key to success. FILE PHOTO: Portfolio beer brands of Budweiser Brewing Company Read More

Hold the beers: Budweiser APAC IPO fail shows valuations face investor push-back

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HONG KONG/NEW YORK/LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Reluctance to accept AB InBev’s high valuations doomed Budweiser APAC’s IPO of up to $9.8 billion – poised to be the world’s biggest this year – investors and bankers said, putting would-be floats on notice that careful pricing remains key to deal success. FILE PHOTO: Portfolio beer brands of Budweiser Read More

Pentagon silent on Turkey’s S-400 delivery as Congress demands immediate sanctions

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As Turkey beamed out images of Russian S-400 air defense systems being delivered, US lawmakers demanded immediate sanctions against Ankara, while the Pentagon and the State Department remained strangely silent. House Foreign Affairs Committee chair Eliot Engel (D-New York) and ranking member Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) reacted to the delivery of the missiles by declaring Read More

Chinese movie-ticketing leader Maoyan says to boost film investment, Tencent partnership

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Maoyan Entertainment (1896.HK), China’s leading movie-ticketing platform, said it would boost investment in the domestic film industry and deepen its partnership with Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK), as it works to halt a downturn at cinemas. FILE PHOTO: The website of Chinese movie ticketing app Maoyan Entertainment is seen next to the app Read More

Jury finds Platinum Partners founder guilty in fraud trial

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FILE PHOTO: Mark Nordlicht, Platinum Partners founding partner and chief investment officer, exits after a hearing at U.S. Federal Court in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – Mark Nordlicht, the founder of defunct hedge fund firm Platinum Partners, was found guilty on Tuesday of defrauding bondholders of Read More

‘One boss – US dollar’? China & India put future of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency into question

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India and China have expressed skepticism over Libra’s prospects, as both seek to limit the cryptocurrency trade. Beijing, in particular, is worried that US-controlled digital currency might undermine its financial sovereignty. Over 300 million Facebook users and over 400 million WhatsApp users in India will not be able to use Facebook’s Libra coin when the Read More

Illycaffe chairman says open to partnership to expand cafe network

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MILAN (Reuters) – Italian premium coffee maker illycaffe is open to a strategic partnership to help accelerate the growth of its retail network and could consider selling a minority stake for the first time in its 86-year history, Chairman Andrea Illy told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Andrea Illy, Chairman and CEO of Illycaffe, talks to Reuters Read More