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Indonesian president warns of long dry season, potential forest fires

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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo ordered ministers and regional heads to take anticipative steps to mitigate risks of crop failure and forest fire due to the El Nino dry weather phenomenon this year. Widodo said in a cabinet meeting that the dry season was expected to peak in August to September and some Read More

EV maker Tesla revamps prices in sales push

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FILE PHOTO: Tesla super chargers are shown in Mojave, California, U.S. July 10, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) said on Tuesday it will change prices of its Model 3, X and S vehicles. The starting price for the Model 3 will be $30,315, down from $32,225, that Read More

Erdogan hails Russian S-400 delivery, wants to ‘go much further’ and make weapons with Russia

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has celebrated the arrival in Turkey of the Russian S-400 air defense system, despite the threat of US sanctions, and stated that he wishes to co-produce weapons with Russia in the future. Speaking in Ankara on Monday –on the third anniversary of a failed coup attempt against him– Erdogan promised Read More

Warning over ‘gamechanging’ Ebola case in DR Congo

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An Ebola case in a Congolese city of two million people has been called a “potential gamechanger” by health officials. The World Health Organisation has convened an emergency committee to discuss the threat of the case in Goma, which has fuelled fears of a breakout. Head of the WHO, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said: “Goma is Read More

LVMH pairs with Stella McCartney, igniting fashion rivalries

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PARIS (Reuters) – French luxury goods group LVMH (LVMH.PA) on Monday announced a tie-up with Stella McCartney, just months after the British designer known for her animal-friendly ethics ended a long-term partnership the conglomerate’s arch-rival Kering (PRTP.PA). British designer Stella McCartney appears at the end of her Fall/Winter 2019-2020 women’s ready-to-wear collection show during Paris Read More

Huge search in Poland for boy, 5, whose father was killed by train

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The biggest police search in Poland’s history is under way for a five-year-old boy whose father is believed to have killed himself. Police are using drones and sniffer dogs to comb thousands of acres of land and abandoned buildings as the hunt for Dawid Zukowski goes on for a fifth day. The search began after Read More

Citigroup profit beats estimates on gains in consumer lending

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(Reuters) – Citigroup Inc (C.N) beat analysts’ estimates for quarterly profit on Monday, as a tight lid on costs and strength in consumer lending helped the third-largest U.S. bank counter weakness in its trading business. A view of the exterior of the Citibank corporate headquarters in New York, New York, U.S. May 20, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Read More

Huawei to move 1,000 jobs from US to Italy, plus a $3 billion investment to boot

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Chinese telecom giant Huawei has called on Rome to ensure the “transparent, efficient and fair” use of its ‘golden power’ when it comes to developing Italy’s 5G network. The CEO of Huawei’s Italian unit, Thomas Miao, said on Monday the company will invest $3.1 billion in the country over the next three years. Speaking at Read More

Callon to acquire Carrizo in $3.2-billion stock transaction

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7/15/2019 HOUSTON — Callon Petroleum Company and Carrizo Oil & Gas announced that their boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Callon will acquire Carrizo in an all-stock transaction valued at $3.2 billion. This highly complementary combination will create a leading oil and gas company with scaled development operations across a Read More

Pacific Ethanol Pekin Extends Credit Agreements with CoBank

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SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX), a leading producer and marketer of low-carbon renewable fuels and high-quality alcohol products in the United States, reported it has extended the terms of its credit agreements with CoBank, ACB. Pacific Ethanol Pekin, LLC (“Pekin”), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Pacific Ethanol, Read More