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South Korea's Moon calls for early warning system with China to fight dirty air

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s president said on Tuesday he was “truly ashamed” of his government’s inability to clear air pollution that has blanketed Seoul and parts of the country for weeks, and proposed an early warning system with China. South Korean President Moon Jae-in holds his New Year press conference at the presidential Blue Read More

Fugro has enhanced IRM capability with new ROV support vessel

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1/21/2019 SCOTLAND — Fugro is set to commence its first project using new multipurpose ROV support vessel, Edda Sun, with mobilization for the IRM contract planned for March 2019. With a recently announced two-year charter of the Edda Sun, Fugro has enhanced its IRM, construction and decommissioning support services in Europe. The Edda Sun is extremely versatile Read More

Trading of LNG derivatives to benefit industry

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By Stephen Stapczynski and Dan Murtaugh on 1/21/2019 SINGAPORE (Bloomberg) — With natural gas demand growing faster than for any other fossil fuel, LNG futures may be finally taking off.  Derivatives represented about 2% of global LNG production at the beginning of 2017 as an array of contracts around the world struggled to gain traction. Read More

China's December property investment slows in sign of fatigue for key GDP driver

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BEIJING (Reuters) – growth in property investment in China cooled to the second slowest pace in 2018 in December, adding to signs of a further slackening in the real estate market in a blow to a key driver economic growth. An uncompleted building is seen next to the Fourth Ring Road in Beijing, China July Read More

ProSieben sees pressure easing as Netflix raises prices

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MUNICH (Reuters) – ProSiebenSat.1 Media believes that price increases by U.S. streaming giant Netflix could ease competitive pressures on the German group’s core TV business and is bullish on growth at its e-commerce arm, CEO Max Conze said. FILE PHOTO – The Netflix logo is seen on their office in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S. Read More

Lords of war: US weapons factories dominate global arms trade

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The latest report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) revealed that sales of arms and military services by global majors totaled $398.2 billion in 2017, marking a 44 percent growth over the past 15 years. “The overall number excludes Chinese data due to the lack of available information to allow for a reasonable or Read More