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Between F-16 sale to Taiwan, Hong Kong and tariffs, China has no reason to trust US

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Word that US President Donald Trump is pushing for a sale of F-16 fighters to Taiwan worth $8 billion is unlikely to help a ‘deal’ with China, as Beijing’s already blaming Washington for the Hong Kong protests and the tariff war. The proposed sale of 66 modernized jet fighters is still a rumor, as no Read More

Imperiled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia

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FUNAFUTI, Tuvalu (Reuters) – Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set down tough policies to combat climate change. FILE PHOTO: Prime Minister of Fiji and COP 23 President Frank Bainimarama speaks during the COP24 UN Climate Change Conference Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces an Update to a Significant Shareholder

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (“TransGlobe” or the “Company”) (AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA”) understands that as of August 14, 2019, Morgan Stanley, through various funds, individuals and/or institutional clients of the foregoing, beneficially own an aggregate interest in 5,006,884 common shares of the Company, which represents Read More

Crude oil futures rise on robust US economic data, Trump comments

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Crude oil futures were higher during mid-morning trade in Asia Friday, as robust US economic data released Thursday night gave some respite to markets that were trading lower on fears of a looming global recession. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now At 10:45 am in Singapore (0245 Read More

Iran oil tanker released by Gibraltar, setting up race with the U.S.

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By Jonathan Browning on 8/15/2019 GIBRALTAR (Bloomberg) – Iran is racing to return an oil supertanker to international waters after a Gibraltar judge said he couldn’t wait for the U.S. to take action that would prolong the six-week seizure of the vessel for allegedly violating trade sanctions. The ship, the Grace 1, had been held Read More

GE shares fall on report that its finances are worse than disclosed

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(Reuters) – General Electric (GE.N) shares fell 7.5% on Thursday after Harry Markopolos, the whistleblower in the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme case, said GE’s financial filings were masking the depths of its financial problems. FILE PHOTO: The General Electric Co. logo is seen on the company’s corporate headquarters building in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. July 23, Read More

Colonial time bomb: How specter of British Empire still haunts Kashmir

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The dispute over the region of Kashmir has once again set India and Pakistan headlong on the path to conflict. Arguably the longest conflict of the modern times between the nuclear powers reflect a bitter legacy of British rule. The dispute over Kashmir has been a searing wound for decades. It is one of the longest conflicts Read More

AgEagle to Present at the 8th Annual Gateway Conference on September 4, 2019

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NEODESHA, Kan., Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AgEagle Aerial Systems, Inc. (NYSE American:UAVS), an industry leading provider of advanced aerial imagery and data collection and analytics solutions for the sustainable agriculture, precision farming and urban green management markets, has been invited to present at the 8th Annual Gateway Conference, which is being held September Read More

China ‘will not sit on its hands’ over Hong Kong protests

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The Chinese government will “not sit on its hands” over the protests in Hong Kong, Beijing’s UK ambassador has said, adding it has “solutions”. It came as new pictures emerged showing the build up of armed forces in the city of Shenzhen, just across the border with Hong Long. The ambassador, Liu Xiaoming, told a Read More

Kværner ASA: Mandatory notification of trade primary insiders

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Mandatory notification of trade primary insiders 15 August 2019 – The following primary insider has purchased shares in Kværner ASA: Karl-Petter Løken, President & CEO in Kværner AS has yesterday Wednesday 14 August 2019 purchased 40 000 shares in Kværner ASA at a price of NOK 10.82. Following the transaction, Karl-Petter Løken holds 45 570 Read More