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London bridges blocked by environment protest, 70 arrested

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LONDON (Reuters) – British police said they arrested more than 70 people at an environmental protest on Saturday, after demonstrators blocked five bridges across the River Thames in central London. Organizers of the ‘Extinction Rebellion’ event said they wanted to put pressure on Britain’s government to take greater action to slow climate change and eliminate Read More

1 dead, dozens injured as over 200 thousand protest rising fuel prices across France

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At least one person has died and more than 100 others have been injured as around 244,000 people protested against soaring fuel prices throughout France. Police used tear gas to stop demonstrators on the Champs-Elysees. Starting from the early hours of Saturday, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of French cities Read More

1 dead, dozens injured as tens of thousands protest rising fuel prices across France

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At least one person has died and almost 50 others have been injured as around 124,000 people protested against soaring fuel prices throughout France. Police used tear gas to stop demonstrators on the Champs-Elysees. Starting from the early hours of Saturday, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of French cities to Read More

Teams search for 1,000 missing in California's deadliest wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Forensic recovery teams searched for more victims in the charred wreckage of the northern California town of Paradise on Saturday as the number of people listed as missing in the state’s deadliest wildfire topped 1,000. Trish Moutard (C), of Sacramento, and other volunteers search for human remains with Moutard’s cadaver dog, Read More

Digital media company Technicolor explores options including sale: sources

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LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Technicolor SA has been exploring options that include a full or partial sale of the French digital media company, as its set-top box business struggles because of higher prices for memory chips, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. A deal would represent the biggest shakeup for the company, based Read More

US vows to maintain pressure on China amid wide condemnation of protectionism at APEC summit

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Washington will not change its pressure tactics against Beijing until it bows to US terms, Vice President Mike Pence said at an APEC summit, where members loudly denounced protectionism and sanctions as threats to global trade. “The US will not change course until China changes its ways,” Pence said Saturday, speaking at an Asia Pacific Read More

Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. Closes $4.0 Million Private Placement Co-Led by Canaccord Genuity and Gravitas Securities

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SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. (“Saturn” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: SOIL) (FSE: SMK) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced (see news release dated October 24, 2018) brokered private placement of common share units (the “Units”) and flow-through common shares (the “Flow-Through Shares”). Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Update to Significant Shareholder

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AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA” CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer)   1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attachedii: TransGlobe Energy Read More

Tajikistan launches first phase of hydro power station dam, set to become world’s largest

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What will be the biggest dam in the world is tucked away in the mountains of Pamir, Tajikistan, in Central Asia. The stunning bird’s eye view reveals the magnitude of the project and the beauty of the secluded region. The first turbine of the new hydroelectric power plant to be built on the dam has Read More

Oil edges up in volatile session but falls for sixth straight week

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil ended slightly firmer after volatile trading on Friday, supported by expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries would agree to cut output next month, though prices fell for the sixth straight week amid global oversupply concerns. FILE PHOTO: A worker checks the valve of an oil pipe at Read More