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How to wear blackface & get away with it: For starters, be a Belgian minister

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Wearing blackface regardless of time and context is definitely one of the deadly sins in cancel culture scripture. So should this politician slated for the EU Commission brace himself for a mob with virtual torches and pitchforks? Didier Reynders was recently nominated EU Commissioner for Justice after a long and storied career in Belgium. Currently Read More

US won’t ‘automatically’ play defender role for Europe anymore – Merkel

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Europe and the US have been sharing common values for decades, but the former shouldn’t count on American military assistance any longer and should look towards other power centers, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has argued. It is 30 years since the end of the Cold War revealed “a new narrative of global power distribution,” Merkel Read More

TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces the Payment of Dividends on its Series A Preferred Shares in Common Shares

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HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: TNP) (NYSE American: TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) today announced that it has elected to pay the upcoming quarterly dividends on its 12.0% Series A Convertible Redeemable Preferred Shares (“Series A Preferred Shares”) in its Common Shares, par value $0.10 per share (“Common Read More

Shares in Peppa Pig owner jump 30% after Hasbro’s $4 billion offer

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FILE PHOTO – A Jenga game by Hasbro Gaming is seen in this illustration photo August 13, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration (Reuters) – Shares of Entertainment One (ETO.L) rose nearly 30% on Friday, a day after U.S. toy maker Hasbro Inc (HAS.O) offered to buy the owner of popular children’s television show “Peppa Pig” for about Read More

TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides an Operations Update

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HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: TNP) (NYSE American: TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 and provided an operations update. Additional information can be found on the Company’s website at http://www.transatlanticpetroleum.com. Summary Average daily net sales volumes were Read More

TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces that it will Release Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results on Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: TNP) (NYSE American: TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) will conduct a live webcast and conference call to review the financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 and to provide an operation update at 7:30 a.m. Central time on Thursday, August 8, Read More

Airbus second-quarter profit rise beats forecasts, delivery challenges ahead

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PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus on Wednesday posted stronger-than-expected core second-quarter earnings, led by the switch to efficient new single-aisle jets, and maintained its profit forecast for the year while warning of delivery challenges in the second half. FILE PHOTO: An Airbus A350-1000 performs during the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Read More

Climate activist Thunberg to sail to U.N. summit in New York from Britain

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FILE PHOTO: Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg attends “Fridays for Future” protest, claiming for urgent measures to combat climate change, in Berlin, Germany, July 19, 2019. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg will sail to the United Nations climate summit in New York from Britain. The 16-year-old has inspired young Read More