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Oil mixed on crude demand fears and U.S.-Iran tensions

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices were mixed on Monday as market concerns about the possibility of a conflict between the United States and Iran eased, while worries about declining crude demand resurfaced. FILE PHOTO: Flames emerge from the flare stacks at the West Qurna-1 oilfield, which is operated by ExxonMobil, near Basra, Iraq June Read More

It’s in your blood: New Alzheimer’s test lets doctors detect dementia in ‘under 1 hour’

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A team of scientists claim to have developed the world’s first blood test that can detect Alzheimer’s disease. The pioneering method may prove vital in dealing with the impending dementia crisis the world could face this century. The Amplified Plasmonic Exosome (Apex) system was developed by researchers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Read More

Oil prices slip on demand fears, Mideast tensions ease

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices edged lower on Monday as crude demand concerns resurfaced and the possibility of an imminent conflict between the United States and Iran faded. FILE PHOTO: Flames emerge from the flare stacks at the West Qurna-1 oilfield, which is operated by ExxonMobil, near Basra, Iraq June 1, 2019. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani/File Read More

Wall St. flat as healthcare losses limit tech gains

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(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes were flat on Monday, as losses in healthcare stocks offset gains in the technology sector, while investors awaited a high-stakes meeting between U.S. and Chinese leaders at the G20 summit later this week. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Read More

Oil prices down 1% as demand fears rise, Mideast tensions ease

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices fell about 1% on Monday as crude demand concerns resurfaced and the possibility of an imminent conflict between the United States and Iran began to fade. FILE PHOTO: Flames emerge from the flare stacks at the West Qurna-1 oilfield, which is operated by ExxonMobil, near Basra, Iraq June 1, Read More

Estonia warns of risks in wake of money laundering scandal

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Banks in Estonia have not yet plugged all the gaps in their money laundering controls, the Baltic state’s regulator told Reuters, pledging to maintain a clampdown in the country at the center of one of Europe’s biggest financial scandals. FILE PHOTO: Kilvar Kessler, the head of Estonia’s banks supervisor, the Finantsinspektsioon, Picture Read More

Exclusive: Italy’s UniCredit puts possible Commerzbank bid on ice for now – sources

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LONDON/MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s UniCredit has put a possible bid for Commerzbank on ice as the German rival does not want to engage in negotiations so soon after the collapse of merger talks with Deutsche Bank, four sources said. FILE PHOTO: A Commerzbank logo is pictured before the bank’s annual news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Read More

VivoPower International PLC Announces US Solar Portfolio Sale Update and Major Contract Wins in Australian Solar and Data Centers Resulting in Record Forward Order Book

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LONDON, June 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VivoPower International PLC (Nasdaq: VVPR) (“VivoPower” or the “Company”), an international solar and power services company, is pleased to provide an update on the status of its US solar portfolio sale. Since the last update, the sale process has progressed further with new international parties now engaged. In Read More

Danske Bank ousts former interim CEO after customers overcharged

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COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danske Bank has dismissed its former interim chief executive Jesper Nielsen after customers were overcharged for an investment product, a first step by its new boss to restore trust in the troubled lender. FILE PHOTO: Danske Bank interim CEO Jesper Nielsen speaks at a public hearing at the Danish parliament in Copenhagen, Read More

Parkland Announces US$500 Million Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

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CALGARY, Alberta, June 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”, “we”, the “Company”, or “our”) (TSX:PKI), announced today that, subject to market conditions, it plans to commence a private offering of US$500 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2027 (the “Offering”). Subject to such market conditions, Parkland intends to use Read More