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Panama cites ‘deliberate violations’ as it disowns UAE-based tanker seized by Iran

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The plot has thickened around the disappearance of the oil tanker MT Riah, towed to Iranian shores last week, with Panama saying it is revoking the ship’s registration over violation of international rules. Panama’s Maritime Authority on Saturday announced that it initiated the process of withdrawing its flag from the Emirati-based tanker Riah, that vanished Read More

France and Germany stand by UK over ‘massive’ Iran crisis

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The French foreign ministry has called on Iran to quickly release a British-flagged oil tanker it detained on Friday afternoon. The Stena Impero and its 23 crew members were approached by unidentified small crafts and a helicopter as it passed through the Strait of Hormuz on Friday at around 4pm UK time, according to the Read More

Seized UK-flagged tanker involved in ‘accident’ with Iranian fishing boat, probe launched – Tehran

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The UK-flagged tanker was entangled in an “accident” with an Iranian fishing boat in the Strait of Hormuz before it was seized by the IRGC, an Iranian official said. Its crew remains on board as a probe was launched by Tehran. The British-flagged vessel Stena Impero was seized by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Read More

Iran warned of ‘serious consequences’ over seizure of UK-flagged tanker

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Jeremy Hunt has warned Iran will face “serious consequences” if it does not release a British-flagged oil tanker which was detained in the Strait of Hormuz. The foreign secretary attended a meeting of the government’s emergency committee Cobra on Friday night amid escalating tensions in the region. Following the talks, a government spokesperson said Iran’s Read More

Iran seizes two UK tankers, ratchets up Strait of Hormuz oil flow risks

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Highlights Stena Impero chemical tanker seized, VLCC Mesdar released Iran’s IRGC says it seized Stena Bulk for shipping violation: state TV UK foreign secretary ‘extremely concerned’ by incidents Washington — Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, ratcheting up regional tensions and risks to Read More

UK chemicals tanker attacked in Strait of Hormuz: owner Stena Bulk

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Washington — The UK-flagged Stena Impero chemicals tanker was attacked Friday by “unidentified small crafts and a helicopter” while transiting the Strait of Hormuz and is heading toward Iran, owner Stena Bulk confirmed. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said it seized Read More

Iran confiscates British tanker in Strait of Hormuz – IRGC

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The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has seized the British oil tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz, Iranian media reported. UK authorities said the tanker had ‘veered off course’ before capture. The Stena Impero was headed to Saudi Arabia but left the international sea lanes and headed north towards the Iranian island of Qeshm, Read More

WaveTech Global Announces Filing of Lawsuit Against Wavetech GmbH in its merger with Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc.

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HOBOKEN, N.J., July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WaveTech Global, Inc., a global next generation technology platform company that specializes in power management and efficiency, asset lifecycle extension, data-analytics, and intellectual property development, and its majority shareholder BV Advisory Partners, LLC announced today the filing of a lawsuit in the United States District Court for Read More

Sanctions-hit Iran becoming ‘heaven’ for bitcoin mining, says govt official

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An increasing number of Iranians have started turning to cryptocurrencies, in particular bitcoin, with the devaluation of the national currency prompted by US economic sanctions. The crypto craze has raised concerns from authorities that the energy-hungry process of “mining” bitcoin is abusing Iran’s system of subsidized electricity. Currently at half-a-cent per kilowatt, the subsidized electricity Read More

Pulse Seismic Inc. Reports Q2 2019 Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pulse Seismic Inc. (TSX:PSD) (OTCQX:PLSDF) (“Pulse” or “the Company”) is pleased to report its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019. The unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements, accompanying notes and MD&A are being filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and will Read More