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Fears of deeper U.S.-China trade war push Asian shares to four-month low

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Tokyo (Reuters) – Asian stocks stumbled to a four-month low on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world’s two largest economies, pushing investors to safe-haven assets. FILE PHOTO: A man is reflected in an electronic board showing the graph of Read More

SHARC Energy and Borders College Powering on with Green Heat Milestone

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sharc International Systems Inc.  (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWF) (“SHARC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that SHARC Energy and Borders College are celebrating the delivery of 2 gigawatt hours (“GWh”) of renewable heat delivery from their pioneering SHARC™ wastewater heat recovery plant installed Read More

In push to raise coffee output, Colombia’s south may hold key

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FLORENCIA, Colombia (Reuters) – Colombia’s isolated south could be crucial to the country’s push to expand coffee production by nearly 30 percent despite low global prices, its growers federation says, as farmers seek to ramp up productivity amid security improvements. Coffee plants are seen in in Florencia, Colombia May 6, 2019. Picture taken May 6, Read More

Gabon president fires VP, forests minister over hardwood scandal

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FILE PHOTO: President Ali Bongo of Gabon addresses an African Union meeting on climate change in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia January 29, 2018. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri/File Photo LIBREVILLE (Reuters) – Gabon’s President Ali Bongo has fired his vice president and his forests minister, his office said on Wednesday, after hundreds of containers of illegally logged kevazingo wood Read More

Interim results for the period ended 31 March 2019

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Highlights Gross contract earnings backlog1 increased from $7.3 billion to $10.3 billion. Golar’s (“Golar” or “the Company”) total operating revenues decreased from $181.9 million in 4Q 2018 to $114.3 million in 1Q 2019. Adjusted EBITDA1 decreased from $121.2 million in 4Q 2018 to $62.9 million in 1Q 2019. After recognition of $28.4 million of unrealized Brent oil Read More

Monsanto spied on friend and foe alike in several countries to sway opinion on GMO & herbicides

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The recently exposed illegal dossier US herbicide maker Monsanto, now owned by German Pharmaceutical firm Bayer, apparently compiled to influence public opinion, included people from seven European states and maybe beyond. Monsanto files listing prominent pro- and anti-herbicide public figures, initially revealed by French media, included “stakeholders in France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain and Read More

U.S. District Court Confirms Arbitration Award in favor of Vantage Drilling and Denies Petrobras’s motion to Vacate the Award

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HOUSTON, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vantage Drilling International (“Vantage” or the “Company”) announced today that U.S. District Court Judge Alfred H. Bennett of the Southern District of Texas granted Vantage Deepwater Company’s and Vantage Deepwater Drilling, Inc.’s petition to confirm its international arbitration award against Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (“Petrobras”) and its subsidiaries Petrobras Read More

Oil rises on Middle East tensions & key crude producers’ reluctance to raise output

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Crude prices rallied on Monday, hitting multi-week highs amid geopolitical tensions, as Saudi Arabia and fellow oil suppliers signaled that they might keep output cuts after the OPEC+ deal expires. Brent crude futures enjoyed a positive start to the week and rose 1.3 percent to $73.11 per barrel at 08:11am GMT, having earlier reached $73.39, Read More

Asia shares slip as U.S. sanctions on Huawei threaten fresh tensions with China

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares struggled to find their footing on Thursday as confidence was shaken after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions, threatening to further strain Sino-U.S. trade ties. FILE PHOTO: Market prices are reflected in a glass window at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Japan, February Read More

Gabon finds 200 missing containers of rare hardwood – prosecutor

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LIBREVILLE (Reuters) – Gabon has recovered 200 containers of protected hardwood out of a larger haul that was confiscated by the authorities earlier this year and then went missing, a senior prosecutor said late on Monday. The announcement followed a promise from Gabon’s president to punish those responsible for the theft in April of 353 Read More