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To 'save face' Facebook is poised to 'appease' critics like CNN over Russia stories – analyst to RT

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Facebook is under pressure by the US to hunt for supposed ‘Russian influence’ online, while the mainstream news outlets still continue to hype Moscow-related stories despite no evidence of collusion, an analyst has told RT. Succumbing to pressure from politicians and the media, Facebook tries to “save face” by wanting to “to appease its loudest Read More

Qatar aims to build $20 billion sports sector ahead of World Cup

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DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar wants to attract more sports companies to the Gulf state, aiming to develop a $20 billion sports sector ahead of the 2022 World Cup, a senior official said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO – A view of the beIN Sports studio that will be hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup is seen Read More

Qatar's real estate market faces reality check ahead of World Cup

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DOHA/DUBAI (Reuters) – Qatar’s Doha Tower, a spike-tipped cylinder that glows orange at night, won an award when finished in 2012 amid a Gulf-wide real estate boom, but today about half of its 46 floors are empty. Towers under construction are seen in Doha, Qatar February 5, 2019. Picture taken February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer The Read More

Republican senators pressure Trump's EPA pick over biofuels

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Five Republican senators are warning President Donald Trump’s new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, that their support for his nomination may hinge on his biofuels policy. FILE PHOTO: Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Andrew Wheeler speaks during an event hosted by U.S. President Donald Trump with Read More

‘All expectations exceeded’: Former Afghan president Karzai rathers Moscow talks than US ‘failure’

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By hosting a meeting between the Taliban and other Afghan delegates, Moscow has greatly contributed to a peace process in Afghanistan, ex-President Hamid Karzai said, denouncing years of “failed” US military presence and policies. “We would like to express our deep gratitude to the Russian government for the efforts it took to create conditions for Read More

SPI Energy Co., Ltd. Announces Nasdaq’s Determination Letter

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HONG KONG and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SPI Energy Co., Ltd. (“SPI Energy” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SPI), a global provider of renewable energy solutions and crypto-miner hosting services for residential, commercial and utility customers, today announced that it received a letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) stating Read More

EarthRenew Launches Program to Restart Electricity Generation

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Highlights: Phase 1 of Strathmore Plant restart now underway with electricity generation targeted for March 2019  Strathmore Plant will generate revenue for EarthRenew as peaking electricity supplier to the Alberta grid  Design work to host cryptocurrency miners powered by on-site electricity generation complete, hosting agreements under discussion  Engineering review for Phase 2 restart of organic Read More

Nein, thanks: Germany snubs F-35, new fighter choice still up in air

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Luftwaffe is not interested in the American F-35 jet as a replacement for its aging Tornado fleet, but Boeing’s F-18 might still be picked over the Eurofighter Typhoon due to its nuclear capabilities required by NATO. Lockheed Martin’s fifth-generation jet is no longer in the running for the contract, German officials confirmed on Thursday, also Read More

Lundin Petroleum announces its 2019 budget, production guidance and capital markets day information

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Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) is pleased to announce its 2019 development, appraisal and exploration budget which totals USD 1.23 billion and represents a 21 percent increase on 2018 capital expenditure due to anticipated new project sanctions. The production guidance for 2019 is between 75 to 95 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (Mboepd). Read More