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Second summit: Trump and Kim set to meet in February

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Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are planning to meet for a second summit at the end of February, the White House says. The location of the meeting between the US and North Korea leaders is due to be announced at a later date. The White House said Mr Trump was “looking forward to a Read More

A.J. Gallagher’s 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”. FILE PHOTO: A view of Duke Energyís Marshall Power Plant in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, U.S., November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Read More

Elliott-target Pernod pledges to further improve governance

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PARIS (Reuters) – Pernod Ricard (PERP.PA), the family-backed French spirits group under pressure from activist investor Elliott, will continue to improve its governance, it pledged on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Bottles of single malt scotch whisky The Glenlivet, part of the Pernod Ricard group, are pictured in a shop near Lausanne, Switzerland May 18, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Read More

A.J. Gallagher's 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co’s after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”. FILE PHOTO: A view of Duke Energyís Marshall Power Plant in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, U.S., November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Read More

‘Someone will make money by stoking fears’ – Ron Paul on new US missile doctrine

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The new US missile defense strategy is a boondoggle for the military-industrial complex, which will drive the US into more debt and can bring misery upon multiple nations by fueling an arms race, ex-US Congressman Ron Paul said. Plans to weaponize space with a new layer of sensors unveiled by Trump as part of his Read More

'Someone got to make money by stoking fears' – Ron Paul on new US missile doctrine

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The new US missile defense strategy is a boondoggle for the military industrial complex, which will drive the US into more debt and can bring misery on multiple nations by fueling an arms race, former US congressman Ron Paul said. Plans to weaponize space with a new layer of sensors unveiled by Trump as part Read More

Oil rebound fizzles as Treasury denies U.S. easing China tariffs

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By Alex Nussbaum on 1/17/2019 NEW YORK (Bloomberg) — Oil’s after-market rebound waned Thursday after the U.S. Treasury Department disputed a report that the Trump administration might ease trade tariffs against China. Futures in New York climbed as much as 0.5%, erasing what had been a losing session, before slipping again. The turnaround came after Read More

Gulfport pledges share buybacks after hedge fund demand

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Natural gas and oil firm Gulfport Energy Corp said it would buy back $400 million of shares on Thursday, just hours after a public demand to that effect from hedge fund investor Firefly Value Partners. After the close of trading, Oklahoma City-based Gulfport announced plans to buy back $400 million worth of Read More

Sundance Energy Announces Participation in Upcoming Conference

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DENVER, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX: SEA) (NASDAQ: SNDE) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle Ford in South Texas today announced that management will participate in the upcoming Natixis Energy High Yield Seminar in New York City. Read More

Wall Street rises on report of U.S. considering end to China tariffs

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday as a published report that the United States was considering lifting tariffs on Chinese imports lifted investor sentiment. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 17, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed lifting Read More