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The Hajj is done – but challenges lie ahead for its future

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By Anwar Tambe, at The Hajj in Saudi Arabia The Hajj is done. The millions of people of all races and colours, rich and poor, young and old are beginning to head home – their obligation as Muslims to do one pilgrimage at least once in their lifetime fulfilled. Their last rites, the symbolic stoning Read More

Hong Kong banks say threat of massive cash withdrawals by protesters won’t cause problems

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Banks in Hong Kong say they can cope with a sudden increase in demand for cash after reported calls by protesters to take out and convert their money to dollars in a bid to put pressure on the local authorities. After several weeks of chaos in the streets and a shutdown of the city’s airport, Read More

Orca Exploration Announces Completion of its Q2 2019 Interim Filings

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TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orca Exploration Group Inc. (“Orca” or the “Company“) announces that it has filed its condensed consolidated interim financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2019 with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities. During Q2 2019 the Read More

U.S. scientist to file whistleblower complaint after agency halts his climate work

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A climate scientist for the Trump administration’s health protection agency who was ordered by his agency to drop work on climate issues will file a whistleblower complaint this week with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel, his lawyers said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Centers for Disease Control Read More

U.S. climate scientist removed from job to file whistleblower complaint

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A climate scientist for the Trump administration’s health protection agency who was ordered by his agency to drop work on climate issues will file a whistleblower complaint this week with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel, his lawyers said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Centers for Disease Control Read More

Oil retreats as recession fears stoke demand concerns

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New York — Oil and product futures settled lower Wednesday amid renewed demand growth concerns following weaker economic indicators in Europe and Asia. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now NYMEX September WTI settled at $55.23/b, down $1.87, and ICE October Brent was at $59.48/b at market close, Read More

Officials blamed for bridge collapse told to leave memorial service

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Motorway executives attending a ceremony to remember victims of a major bridge collapse were told to leave after grieving relatives asked the Italian prime minister to intervene. A service was held in Genoa marking one year since 43 people were killed in the Morandi Bridge disaster. Top executives for the country’s biggest motorway operator Atlantia Read More

One year after Genoa tragedy: Are Europe’s bridges any safer?

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Italy is commemorating one year since the Morandi Bridge in Genoa collapsed and killed 43 people. The incident raised many questions about the crumbling European infrastructure, but did it spur swift action? Millions of people cross them without thought every single day, but there are tens of thousands of bridges in Europe that have been Read More

Spectrum Global Solutions Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

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LONGWOOD, Fla., Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a leading single-source provider of next-generation communications network infrastructure and maintenance solutions, has reported financial results for the fiscal period ended June 30, 2019. Company Highlights: Received $3.7 million in new contract awards in the second quarter Read More