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Angry shareholders slap down National Australia Bank's executive pay plans

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – National Australia Bank (NAB.AX) shareholders delivered an unprecedented protest vote against the lender’s executive remuneration plans on Wednesday, the latest display of investor disquiet over poor governance in the country’s financial sector. A man walks past ATM machines at a National Australia Bank branch in Sydney, Australia April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar Su Read More

Buckeye Partners, L.P. Announces Closing of Sale of Package of Domestic Pipeline and Terminal Assets

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HOUSTON, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Buckeye Partners, L.P. (“Buckeye”) (NYSE: BPL) announced today that it completed the sale of a package of domestic pipeline and terminal assets (collectively, the “Asset Package”) to a subsidiary of InstarAGF Asset Management Inc. for cash proceeds of $450 million.  The Asset Package includes: a jet fuel pipeline Read More

'You sold your country out': Judge hits out at Trump's ex-adviser

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A judge has delayed the sentencing of Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn after telling him: “You sold your country out.” Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to the FBI about his conversations with Sergei Kislyak, the-then Russian ambassador in Washington. The White House has said in a statement after the Read More

U.S. agency to speed reviews of automaker self-driving petitions

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. auto safety regulator said on Tuesday it is speeding up the process for reviewing whether automakers can deploy self-driving vehicles without devices such as brakes and steering wheels. FILE PHOTO: A sign marks part of a route used to test a driverless electric shuttle at the University of Michigan in Read More

Trump wishes Flynn 'good luck' ahead of sentencing

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Donald Trump has wished his former national security adviser Michael Flynn “good luck” in court as he awaits sentencing for lying to the FBI. Earlier, it emerged that Flynn lied about his contact with a former Russian ambassador to the US in an FBI interview described in a memo released by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Read More

CNOOC signs strategic cooperation agreements with nine IOCs

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12/18/2018 Photo: CNOOC. Hong Kong — CNOOC Limited has announced that its parent company, China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), has signed Strategic Cooperation Agreements with nine international oil companies including: Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Equinor, Husky, KUFPEC, Roc Oil, Shell, SK Innovation and TOTAL (in alphabetical order). According to the agreements, the Strategic Cooperation Areas are Read More

Musk's SpaceX to raise $500 million in funding: WSJ

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FILE PHOTO: Elon Musk, founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX and co-founder of Tesla, speaks at the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition II in Hawthorne, California, U.S., August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX Corp is set to raise $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation, the Wall Street Journal Read More

US Orthodox priest blasts splitting of Ukrainian Church from Moscow as Poroshenko’s election ploy

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A US priest who joined the Russian Orthodox Church told RT the creation of Ukraine’s own church was done against any canonic rules and came conspicuously close to the 2019 presidential elections in the country. Father Nectarios Trevino just recently moved from the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese (ACROD) to the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Read More

Sunworks Expands Addressable Market with New Projects in Massachusetts and New Jersey

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ROSEVILLE, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW), a premier provider of high-performance solar power solutions for agriculture, commercial, industrial (ACI), public works and residential markets, today announced it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract to develop a 600kW roof mount and parking canopy project for a food Read More

China inks deals with Shell, majors as Xi signals open trade

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By Bloomberg News on 12/18/2018 HONG KONG and BEIJING (Bloomberg) — China signaled its openness for business with a raft of deals that’ll give oil majors including Royal Dutch Shell new opportunities to develop fields in partnership with the nation’s biggest offshore explorer.  China National Offshore Oil said in Beijing on Tuesday that it had Read More