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China says Trump ‘misleading’ people linking trade deal, slowing economy

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Tuesday rebuffed a suggestion from U.S. President Donald Trump that Beijing needs a trade deal with the United States because its economy was slowing, saying this was “totally misleading” and that both countries wanted an agreement. FILE PHOTO: Flags of U.S. and China are displayed at American International Chamber of Read More

Marksmen Announces Increase and Extension of Private Placement

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marksmen Energy Inc. (“Marksmen” or the “Company”) announces that it is increasing its previously announced non-brokered private placement of units (the “Units”) of Marksmen at a price of $0.05 per Unit by $150,000 for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $500,000 (the “Offering”). Each Unit will be Read More

U.S. equity funds add $1.7 billion ahead of Fed chair testimony: BAML

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LONDON (Reuters) – Investors pumped money into bonds and equities in the week to Wednesday with U.S. stock funds adding $1.7 billion, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as markets tried to weigh hopes for major central bank stimulus against economic woes. Bond funds raked in $9.6 billion in their 27th week of Read More

Investors pour $28 billion in money-market funds as S&P 500 hit record high: Lipper

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(Reuters) – U.S.-based money-market funds attracted about $28 billion in the week ended Wednesday, their largest weekly inflow since mid-May, as the S&P 500 Index rose above 3,000 for the first time on Wednesday. It was money funds’ third consecutive week of cash inflows, with a four-week moving average of $18.8 billion, according to data Read More

Aggressive U.S. energy policy tests ties with European allies

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WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – For the administration of President Donald Trump, a policy of “energy dominance” means reducing dependence on imported oil and promoting exports to boost the national economy and Washington’s political influence overseas. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump talks with Energy Secretary Rick Perry after delivering remarks during an “Unleashing American Energy” event Read More

U.S. says its producers harmed by some structural steel imports

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FILE PHOTO: A worker walks past rolls of steel wires at a factory in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China July 3, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Monday said domestic producers were being harmed by imports of fabricated structural steel from China and Mexico, and that it would instruct the customs agency to Read More

Developer of oil, gas data services takes over operation of frac data sharing system

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7/8/2019 AUSTIN — PDS Energy Information (PDS), a provider of secure data transfer exchange services for oil & gas drilling, completion, and production data, has announced that it has assumed commercial operation of the Frac Interference Exchange (FracX), a reciprocal data sharing network previously developed and operated by one of the largest operators in the Read More

China’s UK ambassador accuses London of ‘Cold War mentality’ over Hong Kong protests

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China’s ambassador to the UK, Liu Xiaoming Liu, has accused British politicians of harboring a “Cold War mentality,” as Hong Kong residents protest a controversial, Beijing-backed extradition bill. Speaking to the BBC on Sunday, Liu stated that Beijing is not interested in a diplomatic war with Britain, and suggested that the British government is “trying Read More

Moscow calls US’ anti-Kremlin plan ‘vicious anti-Russia propaganda’ & ‘voice from Cold War era’

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The Russian Foreign Ministry calls Washington’s plan to counter “Kremlin influence” a “voice from the Cold War era” aiming to harvest European markets while planting “vicious anti-Russia propaganda.” On Friday, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) presented a strategy called the ‘Countering Malign Kremlin Influence (CMKI) Development Framework.’ It humbly aims to free Europe Read More

Maduro uses Venezuelan Independence Day to call for dialogue, Guaido to denounce ‘dictator’

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called for reconciliation and talks with the US-backed opposition that has repeatedly tried to unseat him, while its leader Juan Guaido doubled down on denouncing Maduro’s “dictatorship.” “There is room for all of us within Venezuela,” Maduro said in an Independence Day speech on Friday to a group of senior military Read More