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Samsung gets reports of Galaxy Fold screen problems, raising specter of Note 7 fiasco

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NEW YORK/SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it has received “a few” reports of damage to the displays of samples of its upcoming foldable smartphone, raising the prospect of a less-then-smooth entry for the splashy $1,980 handset. FILE PHOTO: The Samsung Galaxy Fold phone is shown on a screen at Samsung Electronics Co Read More

Iran says recent floods caused up to $2.5 billion in damage

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LONDON (Reuters) – Floods caused by heavy rain across Iran in recent weeks have caused an estimated $2.5 billion in damage to roads, bridges, homes and agricultural land, state media cited ministers as telling lawmakers on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of flooding in Khuzestan province, Iran, April 5, 2019. Picture taken April 5, Read More

Dr. Patrick Gruber Awarded the Millson Award for Invention by the AATCC

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO) announced that Patrick Gruber has been named the recipient of the AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists) Henry E. Millson award for invention for the development of a green chemistry-based continuous process for producing polylactic acid fibers known as PLA. A Read More

Southwest Iran hit hard by flooding, evacuation underway in Ahvaz

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FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of flooding in Khuzestan province, Iran, April 5, 2019. Mehdi Pedramkhoo/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Iran evacuated residents from inundated areas of the southwestern city of Ahvaz on Wednesday as the nationwide death toll from the worst flooding in 70 years reached 77, state media reported. The Read More

Money sent by migrants to their homelands exceeds $500 billion – World Bank

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The volume of money sent by foreign workers to their home countries reached a record-breaking $529 billion last year, and is set to become the main source of external financing for those states in 2019, the World Bank reports. The amount represents an upsurge of 9.6 percent against the previous record of $483 billion fixed Read More

Jewelers must say whether diamonds are mined or synthetic: U.S. FTC

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WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Trade Commission, which investigates allegations of deceptive advertising, has sent warning letters to eight companies to insist they distinguish in advertisements between diamonds from mines and those made in laboratories, it said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: A still image from video shows coloured synthetic diamonds on display at De Read More

Exclusive: Venezuela oil exports stable in March despite sanctions, blackouts

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(Reuters) – Venezuela’s state-run energy company, PDVSA, kept oil exports near 1 million barrels per day in March despite U.S. sanctions and power outages that crippled its main export terminal, according to PDVSA documents and Refinitiv Eikon data. FILE PHOTO: Isla Oil Refinery PDVSA terminal is seen in Willemstad on the island of Curacao, February Read More

Exclusive: Venezuela oil exports stable in March despite sanctions, blackouts -data

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(Reuters) – Venezuela’s state-run energy company, PDVSA, kept oil exports near 1 million barrels per day in March despite U.S. sanctions and ongoing power outages that crippled its main export terminal, according to PDVSA documents and Refinitiv Eikon data. FILE PHOTO: Isla Oil Refinery PDVSA terminal is seen in Willemstad on the island of Curacao, Read More

China plans to cut waste imports to zero by next year: official

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FILE PHOTO – Workers recycle CD players at a workshop in the township of Guiyu in China’s southern Guangdong province June 9, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu BEIJING (Reuters) – China will aim to cut solid waste imports to zero by next year as part of its efforts to ease pollution pressures and encourage its recyclers to Read More

Malaysia's securities regulator issues Goldman Sachs with show-cause letter

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The Goldman Sachs company logo is seen in the company’s space on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., April 17, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Malaysia’s securities commission said on Thursday that it has issued a show-cause letter to Goldman Sachs, which is embroiled in multi-jurisdictional investigations Read More