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Illinois says it’s prepared for another election hack

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To most people, the mundane sound of typing on a computer keyboard does not have any special significance. But in the computer server room of the Sangamon County, Ill., Board of Elections, the tapping signals the defense of our democracy. The county’s computers, like those in state and local election offices across the country, are the Read More

Aker BP reports safe removal of Valhall QP topside

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6/14/2019 TRONDHEIM — The original accommodation platform at Valhall (QP) in the southern part of the North Sea has been safely removed by the giant vessel Pioneering Spirit. This was the first of the original structures at Valhall to be removed as part of the modernization of the Valhall field center. Executed in the morning Read More

Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

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HONG KONG/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold. But in Asia, investors are exploring new sanctuaries, from Chinese consumer stocks to Thai government bonds, some of which have thrived Read More

National Fuel Elects New Director for Corporate Board

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WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. , June 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Members of the National Fuel Gas Company (“National Fuel” or the “Company”) (NYSE:NFG) Board of Directors elected David H. Anderson as a new independent director. His term begins on June 13, 2019. Anderson is President and Chief Executive Officer of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE:NWN) (Northwest Read More

Factbox: Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

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HONG KONG/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold. But in Asia, investors are exploring new sanctuaries, from Chinese consumer stocks to Thai government bonds, some of which have thrived Read More

Exclusive: Zambian government has no plans to seize First Quantum – sources

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LUSAKA/LONDON/TORONTO (Reuters) – Zambia has no plans to seize the assets of Quantum Minerals Ltd and the copper producer intends to stay in the country despite the government’s move to wrest control of a rival miner, government and industry sources told Reuters. First Quantum Minerals Chairman, CEO and Director Philip Pascall speaks during their annual Read More

Investment grade bond funds suck in record $12.3 billion as investors ditch stocks: BAML

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LONDON (Reuters) – Investors plowed a record $12.3 billion into investment grade bond funds and ditched equities over the past week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as worries over trade tensions and the world economy reinforced a run for safe-haven bets. Bond funds overall pulled in $17.5 billion in the week to Read More

Wall Street rises with hopes of Mexican tariffs delay

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New York (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes closed higher after a choppy session on Thursday as investors grew more optimistic on trade after reports that the United States is considering a delay in imposing tariffs on Mexican imports. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after Read More

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot

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6/6/2019 OSLO — Classification society DNV GL, Kongsberg Maritime and Subsea 7 have successfully concluded the pilot testing of Kongsberg Maritime’s (KM) DP Digital Survey (KMDS) application on board the Subsea 7 vessel Seven Kestrel. The pilot tested the use of a remote digital verification tool for testing dynamic positioning (DP) systems as part of Read More

Wells Fargo to donate $1 billion toward affordable housing by 2025

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A Wells Fargo logo is seen in New York City, U.S. January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith (Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co said on Wednesday it will narrow the focus of its philanthropy toward three causes including affordable housing and will donate $1 billion to housing over the next few years. The San Francisco-based bank Read More