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Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. Closes $4.0 Million Private Placement Co-Led by Canaccord Genuity and Gravitas Securities

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SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. (“Saturn” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: SOIL) (FSE: SMK) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced (see news release dated October 24, 2018) brokered private placement of common share units (the “Units”) and flow-through common shares (the “Flow-Through Shares”). Read More

Forbes Energy Services Acquires Cretic Energy Services

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ALICE, Texas, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Forbes Energy Services, Ltd. (OTCQX: FLSS) (“Forbes”), announced today that it has acquired Cretic Energy Services, LLC (“Cretic” or the “Company”) from Catapult Energy Services Group, LLC, an NGP and NGP Energy Technology Partners portfolio company.  Cretic, headquartered in Montgomery, Texas, provides large-diameter, extended-reach, coiled tubing services Read More

Weight of change: Kilogram shakeup confuses netizens

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A vote by scientists to redefine the kilogram in terms of universal natural constants has brought about confusion online, as people joked about metric system measurements that few seemed to fully understand. For over 130 years, the kilogram was physically represented by one very special lump of platinum. On Friday, the General Conference on Weights Read More

Regulator 'stunned and terrified' after causing PG&E stock surge

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(Reuters) – The chief of California’s top utilities regulator said on Friday he was shocked to learn that reassurances he made to investors about PG&E (PCG.N) caused the embattled power utility’s stock to surge over 40 percent in a matter of minutes. Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) work in the aftermath of the Read More

Marksmen Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Oversubscribed Private Placement

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marksmen Energy Inc. (“Marksmen” or the “Company”) announces that it has completed the second and final closing (“Second Tranche”) of its previously announced non-brokered private placement, which was increased to 3,125,002 units (the “Units”) of Marksmen at a price of $0.12 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds Read More

Bombardier CEO meets investors as stock dives 21 percent

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MONTREAL (Reuters) – Bombardier Inc’s (BBDb.TO) top executives met with investors in Montreal on Friday after a disappointing free cash flow forecast and regulatory action, which sent the plane and train maker’s shares down 23 percent in afternoon trading, two sources familiar with the matter said. A Bombardier trade pavilion is seen at Farnborough International Read More

CNL Announces 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners

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Technical expertise and innovative approaches to safety recognized at annual awards ceremonyCHALK RIVER, Ontario, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, is pleased to announce that it celebrated the outstanding achievements of its employees last week during the 2018 CNL Awards of Excellence. Held at Read More

S&P 500 wavers after Trump trade comments, Nvidia hits Nasdaq

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(Reuters) – The S&P 500 swung between gains and losses on Friday following conflicting reports on a U.S. trade deal with China, while weakness in chipmaker Nvidia weighed on the Nasdaq. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid President Donald Trump Read More

Total signs MoU with Papua New Guinea for LNG project

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11/16/2018 Port Moresby – Total and its partners ExxonMobil and Oil Search have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Independent State of Papua New Guinea defining the key terms of the gas agreement for the Papua LNG Project. The MoU was signed during the Asia Pacific Economic Conference (APEC) in Port Moresby, in Read More

US-funded NGO that sank $4.1mn into Nicaragua protests says it's 'misleading' to report about it

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Just months after boasting about ‘laying the groundwork for insurrection’ in Nicaragua, a US government-funded think tank has branded as ‘misleading’ a Redfish documentary that reports exactly that. Global Americans, a think tank subsidiary of the US government-funded soft power organization National Endowment for Democracy (NED), has published an article accusing Berlin-based Redfish media (styled Read More