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Czech cyber watchdog calls Huawei, ZTE products a security threat

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PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech cyber watchdog warned network operators on Monday against using software or hardware made by Chinese telecom equipment suppliers Huawei and ZTE (000063.SZ), saying they posed a security threat. FILE PHOTO: People walk past a Huawei shop in Beijing, China, December 11, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Huawei, the world’s biggest producer of Read More

Nissan CEO calls on Renault to listen to detail of Ghosn allegations

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YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Nissan Motor’s CEO called on directors at alliance partner Renault to heed its reasons for sacking former Chairman Carlos Ghosn over alleged financial misconduct amid tensions over how to handle the fallout from his arrest. Renault’s interim chairman Philippe Lagayette said on Friday that its board had not considered replacing Ghosn, who Read More

Israel to stop electricity production from coal by 2030

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel said on Monday it would stop the use of coal by 2030, joining a host of other countries in an alliance that aims to transition to cleaner sources of energy. The Powering Past Coal Alliance (PPCA), launched by Canada and Great Britain, seeks to gradually reduce the production of electricity from Read More

Davos U-turn: World Economic Forum welcomes all Russian businessmen after boycott threat

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The World Economic Forum (WEF) has backtracked on its decision to bar three Russian businessmen from next year’s meeting in Davos. The turnabout comes after Moscow threatened to boycott the year’s biggest business event. Russia will participate in January’s prestigious business and political meeting in Switzerland, the WEF announced on Sunday. Managing director and head Read More

Life after OPEC: Qatar to invest $20 billion into US energy in major expansion

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After Qatar recently announced its intention to withdraw from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), its state-run oil giant has pledged hefty investments in the US energy sector. Qatar Petroleum is seeking to invest some $20 billion in various projects in the US over the next five years, Qatar’s Energy Minister Saad al-Kaabi Read More

Canadian regulator to fine Glencore-controlled miner over Congo – WSJ

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(Reuters) – A Glencore-controlled (GLEN.L) mining company and some of its current and former executives have agreed to pay more than $22 million to settle Canadian allegations they hid the risks of doing business with an Israeli close to Congolese President Joseph Kabila, the Wall Street Journal reported. FILE PHOTO: The logo of commodities trader Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces a Q4 2018 Update

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This Announcement contains inside information as defined in Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation No. 596/2014 (“MAR”). Upon the publication of this Announcement, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain. CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA”) (“TransGlobe” Read More

Russia using 'hardcore propaganda against UK'

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Latvia has raised concerns with Britain over what one diplomat described as “hardcore propaganda” against the UK and its allies aired by two Russian-language television channels that are registered in London. A letter seen by Sky News from the Latvian foreign ministry to Sir Alan Duncan, a foreign office minister, alleges “malicious” reporting by NTV Read More

Taisho said to near $1.6 billion deal for Bristol-Myers's UPSA: Bloomberg

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Employees work on paracetamol production line for UPSA brand of Bristol-Myers Squibb Group at the company’s factory in Le Passage, near Agen, France March 29, 2018. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau (Reuters) – Japanese healthcare firm Taisho Pharmaceutical Holdings Co Ltd (4581.T) is said to be close to a $1.6 billion deal for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co’s (BMY.N) French Read More

Hitachi to announce purchase of ABB's power grid business Monday: Nikkei

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A logo of Hitachi Ltd. is pictured at the CEATEC JAPAN 2017 (Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies) at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan, October 2, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai TOKYO (Reuters) – Hitachi Ltd (6501.T) and ABB (ABBN.S) will announce on Monday a plan for the Japanese conglomerate to buy the Swiss engineering group’s power Read More