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British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo for 7 days as ‘precaution’

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The UK’s flag carrier has apparently suspended all its flights to the capital of Egypt for a whole week, calling the move a “precaution.” Germany’s Lufthansa reportedly followed suit. The abrupt move was made by British Airways on Saturday and quietly announced to the customers through letters that provided little insight into why the “precaution” Read More

British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days

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British Airways says it is suspending flights to Cairo for seven days “as a precaution”. In a statement, the airline said: “We constantly review our security arrangements at all our airports around the world, and have suspended flights to Cairo for seven days as a precaution to allow for further assessment. “The safety and security 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

Four Republican lawmakers ask Trump to move forward with $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Four Republican members of U.S. Congress, including House Armed Services Committee ranking member Mac Thornberry, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday urging him to move forward with a $10 billion cloud contract with the Defense Department. FILE PHOTO: House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-CA) chairs a committee Read More

American Airlines-Qantas joint venture wins final U.S. approval

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) on Friday granted American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) and Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX) final approval to operate a joint venture after a prior effort was rejected in 2016. FILE PHOTO: An American Airlines airplane sits on the tarmac at LAX in Los Angeles, California, U.S., March Read More

Anglo American says Chile Los Bronces mine project will not harm glaciers, biodiversity

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FILE PHOTO: The Anglo American logo is seen in Rusternburg October 5, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Anglo American said on Friday it had submitted an environmental impact study for a $3 billion project seeking to maintain output from its flagship Los Bronces copper mine in Chile. The overhaul proposes to move part Read More

Colombia court upholds conditions for restarting aerial coca fumigation

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BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s constitutional court on Thursday upheld its own restrictions on the aerial spraying of the herbicide glyphosate to eliminate coca, the base ingredient in cocaine, but said its use could be reinstated if the government meets certain conditions. FILE PHOTO: A peasant holds up coca leaves collected from his crops in Cauca, Read More

Volvo Cars to cut costs as trade war dents profits

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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Volvo plans to cut fixed costs by 2 billion Swedish crowns ($214 million), it said on Thursday, becoming the latest carmaker to warn that pricing pressure and tariffs arising from the China-U.S. trade war were denting profitability. FILE PHOTO: A long exposure picture shows cars of Swedish automobile manufacturer Volvo displayed in Read More

GasLog Ltd. Announces Date for Second-Quarter 2019 Results, Conference Call and Webcast

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Monaco, July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GasLog Ltd. (“GasLog”) (NYSE: GLOG) today announced that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 before the market opens on Thursday, August 1, 2019. GasLog will host a conference call to discuss its results for the second quarter of 2019 at 8:30 Read More