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Russia looks to build ‘LNG Island’ to supply booming Asian market

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Russia’s largest LNG (liquefied natural gas) producer is looking to boost supply to the fast growing Asian markets by upgrading its facilities in the Far East. While Russia’s gas giant Gazprom is working to complete the Power of Siberia gas pipeline expected to begin delivering gas to China in December 2019, another Russian company — Read More

Russia eyes island storage for Arctic LNG amid China demand boom

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By Tsuyoshi Inajima on 1/14/2019 TOKYO (Bloomberg) — Russia’s Novatek PJSC is looking at storing liquefied natural gas produced in the Arctic on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu so it can better meet spot demand from China and cut shipping costs. Saibu Gas Co., which last month signed a preliminary deal to allow Russia’s biggest Read More

#Romanovs100 trailers shortlisted for One Screen Short Film Festival in NY

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A series of videos shot for RT’s history photo-project #Romanovs100 is nominated for Best Foreign Film by The One Club for Creativity, a short film festival to be held in February in New York. One Screen is part of The One Club awards family including The One Show and ADC Annual Awards – the creative Read More

Russian church head says smartphones could bring the Antichrist

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File photo – Actors dressed as devils perform during the “gathering of the devils” ahead of Saint Nicholas Day in Podkoren December 1, 2010. (REUTERS/Bor Slana) MOSCOW (AP) — The head of the Russian Orthodox Church says the data-gathering capacity of devices such as smartphones risks bringing humanity closer to the arrival of the Antichrist. Read More

Tesla cuts U.S. prices on all vehicles, shares drop

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(Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) on Wednesday cut U.S. prices for all its vehicles to offset lower green tax credits, and fell short on quarterly deliveries of its mass-market Model 3 sedan, sending shares of the electric vehicle maker down nearly 7 percent on worries of future profitability. Analysts questioned whether the $2,000 price cut Read More

Apple iPhone sales look $9bn worse than expected, CEO blames China & cheap batteries

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Apple shares have plummeted after CEO Tim Cook revealed that the iPhone maker expects a drop of up to $9bn in revenue compared to its November report. More affordable battery replacements are to blame, among others. Apple has stated that it now expects a revenue of approximately $84 billion in the first quarter of 2019, Read More

Russian businessman Alexander Perepilichny died of natural causes in 2012 – UK coroner

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The inquest into the death of the Russian man who was a witness in the high profile Magnitsky case has revealed that he died of natural causes when he collapsed after jogging in southern England in November 2012. Alexander Perepilichny, 44, cooperated with Swiss investigators, who were looking into the death of Sergey Magnitsky and Read More

Nissan says ex-boss Ghosn still has no access to Rio apartment

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SAO PAULO/TOKYO (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co’s (7201.T) ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn and his representatives still have no right to access a contested Rio de Janeiro apartment, the automaker said, after a fresh legal document showed a Brazilian court decision to grant access. FILE PHOTO: The building in which an apartment contained cash, art works and Read More

Coretrax secures investment to fast-track international growth

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12/12/2018 Photo: Coretrax workshop. Coretrax, the independent wellbore clean-up and abandonment specialist, has received a substantial investment from private equity firm Buckthorn Partners to accelerate its ambitious international growth plans. The Aberdeen headquartered company, which supports global well construction, completion and end-of-life operations, recently reported record trading performance across its operational centres in the UK, Read More

Run, Krampus, run: Army of Xmas demons descends on Munich Christmas market

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As young and old were enjoying the fresh weather and the festive cheer at Munich’s Christmas markets on Sunday, a ferocious and terrifying sight emerged from the crowds: the annual Krampus run was upon them. Krampus is Santa Claus’ evil counterpart who punishes naughty children around Christmas time across several European countries. (A bag of Read More