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Nissan special committee says carmaker suffered from poor governance

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FILE PHOTO: The logos of car manufacturers Renault and Nissan are seen in front of a common dealership of the companies in Saint-Avold, France, January 15, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – A special committee set up by Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) to examine the root cause of alleged financial misconduct by ousted chairman Read More

'Hostage-taking': Democrats reject Trump's offer to end shutdown

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Donald Trump has offered to extend temporary protection for people brought to the US illegally as children in a bid to end the government shutdown. The US president said he wanted to “break the logjam” but stuck to his demand for $5.7bn (£4.5bn) to fund his proposed wall on the US-Mexico border. He offered to Read More

Super Blood Wolf Moon: Your essential guide to rare lunar event

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Stargazers are in for an epic astronomical treat this weekend, when three cosmic elements merge to create a ‘super blood wolf moon’, something that’s only going to happen three times this century. Here’s RT’s guide to the rare lunar event. Why all these names A ‘wolf moon’ is the name given for a full moon 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

U.S. regulators discuss fining Facebook for privacy violations: report

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Facebook is pictured during the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau (Reuters) – U.S. regulators have met to discuss imposing a fine against Facebook Inc (FB.O) for violating a legally binding agreement with the government to protect the privacy of personal data, Read More

U.S. regulators discuss imposing fine against Facebook: Washington Post

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Facebook is pictured during the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. regulators have met to discuss imposing a fine against Facebook Inc (FB.O) for violating a legally binding agreement with the government to protect the privacy of personal Read More

Investors punish poorly performing hedge funds by pulling billions

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FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 8, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge funds suffered their worst quarterly outflows in two years when investors pulled $23 billion from the industry during the last three months of 2018, new data released on Read More

EIA forecasts renewables will be fastest growing source of electricity generation

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January 18, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook, January 2019Note: Confidence interval derived from NYMEX options market information. EIA expects non-hydroelectric renewable energy resources such as solar and wind will be the fastest growing source of U.S. electricity generation for at least the next two years. EIA’s January 2019 Short-Term Energy Outlook Read More

JPMorgan raises boss Dimon’s pay to a sweet $31 million, topping pre-crisis record

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Wall Street banking giant JPMorgan has awarded its chief executive Jamie Dimon $31 million in total compensation for his work in 2018. The pay exceeds his record compensation of $30 million in 2007 before the financial crisis. It’s a 5.1 percent increase from 2017 as the bank raked in a record profit last year. Dimon’s Read More

Providence Resources P.l.c. – Licence Update – Avalon – Approval of Conversion to Frontier Exploration Licence 2/19

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THIS ANNOUNCEMENT CONTAINS INSIDE INFORMATION LICENCE UPDATEAVALONAPPROVAL OF CONVERSION TO FRONTIER EXPLORATION LICENCE 2/19 Dublin and London – January 18, 2019 – Providence Resources P.l.c. (PVR LN, PRP ID), the Irish based Oil and Gas Exploration Company (the “Company”), today provides an update on Licensing Option (“LO”) 16/27, operated by TOTAL E&P Ireland B.V. (“TOTAL”) Read More