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Troubled Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes banned from UK airspace

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The UK Civil Aviation Authority announced a ban on Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft from British airspace on Tuesday. Britain has joined a growing number of countries grounding the aircraft after two deadly crashes in recent weeks. The 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed after takeoff on Sunday, killing all 157 people on Read More

Australia grounds Boeing 737 MAX 8 fleet following second deadly crash

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The fallout from the second crash of Boeing’s newest 737 passenger jet has reached Australian shores as it becomes the latest country to ground the aircraft. Australian civil aviation authority has followed the similar move announced by China, Indonesia, the Cayman Islands, Ethiopia, Mongolia and Morocco earlier this week. On Tuesday, South Africa, Singapore and Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Declaration of Dividend and Board of Directors Transitions

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AIM & TSX:  “TGL” & NASDAQ:  “TGA” This Announcement contains inside information as defined in Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation No. 596/2014 (“MAR”). Upon the publication of this Announcement, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain. CALGARY, Alberta, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (“TransGlobe” Read More

Boeing pledges to roll out software upgrade for 737 MAX in ‘coming weeks’ after FAA push

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Boeing, in full damage-control mode after the Ethiopian Airlines disaster, has vowed to upgrade, within weeks, the software on its 737 MAX 8. The aircraft has been at the center of safety concerns after two crashes in five months. Also on rt.com Aeromexico joins growing list of airlines to ground Boeing 737 MAX jets after Read More

Aeromexico joins growing list of airlines to ground Boeing 737 MAX jets after deadly crash

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Mexico’s top airline has grounded its fleet of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, following in the footsteps of China and other countries that have fully or partially suspended the planes’ flights in the wake of the crash in Ethiopia. Aeromexico, Mexico’s flag carrier airline, has announced that it is temporarily suspending operation of its six Boeing Read More

Ghost workers sap Tunisia's phosphate wealth

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METLAOUI, Tunisia – Tunisia’s state phosphate firm CPG pays Abdel-Basset Klifhi a salary of $280 a month, even though he spends most days in his favorite cafe in the southern town of Metlaoui. A general view of the Mdhilla phosphate production plant in Mdhilla, Tunisia February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi He is one of 21,000 Read More

Sports giant Decathlon walks back plans to sell 'hijab for running' in France after backlash

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French-based sporting goods giant Decathlon was forced to backtrack on plans to start selling a head-covering garment made for sports-loving Muslim women in France amid an avalanche of threats and boycott calls. The retailer announced on Tuesday it would put on hold its plans to launch the veil, suitable for running and other sport activities, Read More

SDX expands presence in Morocco with new licenses, seismic commitment

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2/12/2019 Map: SDX Energy’s Morocco licenses. LONDON — SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that it has increased its presence in Morocco with the awards of the Moulay Bouchta Ouest and Lalla Mimouna Sud licenses. The Moulay Bouchta Ouest exploration licence (SDX 75% working interest and operator), Read More