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Cycle of panic & death: Humankind totally not ready for global pandemic, emergency preparedness group warns

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A sudden lethal pandemic could wipe out tens of millions of people, destroy the world’s economies, and leave humanity in chaos, according to a new report from an emergency preparedness body that isn’t alarmist in the slightest. Citing a reactionary “cycle of panic and neglect” in which health emergencies are dealt with as they arise, Read More

Call for Israel unity government as election too close to call

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By Alix Culbertson, news reporter A national unity government has been called for in Israel after exit polls provided no clear winner in the country’s second general election of 2019. Leading politician Avigdor Lieberman has put himself forward as a kingmaker by making the call for current prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party to join Read More

Oil supply is back to what it was before the attack, but we don’t know yet who is responsible – Saudi energy minister

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Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said that its oil supplies had resumed and that its oil market would be “fully back online” by the end of September following attacks which Washington blames on Iran while Riyadh is still probing. Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman told the media that oil production in October would reach 9.89 million Read More

JP Morgan traders accused of manipulating price of gold, silver for a DECADE, as DoJ tries to look tough on Wall Street

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Precious metals traders at JP Morgan made millions through fraudulent trades, operating a sprawling criminal conspiracy to manipulate prices, according to the US Justice Department, which appears to be signaling a crackdown. Current and former JP Morgan precious metals traders Gregg Smith, Michael Nowak, and Christopher Jordan engaged in “a massive, multiyear scheme to manipulate Read More

Gold & silver rally as investors seek safe havens amid global uncertainty

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The price of gold surged more than one percent on Monday as investors turned to safe-haven assets, following attacks at the weekend on Saudi Arabia’s oil and gas facilities. The strikes cut off five percent of world oil supply. The yellow metal jumped 1.2 percent at the open, hitting $1,506 per ounce. Gold is now Read More

VAALCO Energy, Inc. Announces Intention to List on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange

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HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”), an independent energy company focused on development and production assets in West Africa, today announces its formal intention to seek a Standard Listing on the Main Market of London Stock Exchange (”LSE”), to complement its existing Listing on the Read More

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy protection

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP filed for bankruptcy protection in New York Sunday night, succumbing to pressure from more than 2,000 lawsuits alleging the company helped fuel the deadly U.S. opioid epidemic. FILE PHOTO: Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin pills, made by Purdue Pharma LP sit on a counter at a Read More

Dream Global REIT to be bought by Blackstone funds in $4.7 billion deal

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The ticker and trading information for Blackstone Group is displayed at the post where it is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Dream Global Real Estate Investment Trust (DRG_u.TO) said funds managed by Blackstone Group Inc (BX.N) would buy the Canadian firm in Read More

Erdogan tells Trump he could ALSO buy US Patriot missiles despite row over Russian S-400s

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Turkey is interested in buying US-made Patriot missiles, if Washington can offer a good deal, says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan – this despite US sanctions on its NATO ally for buying the Russian S-400 air defense systems. Erdogan said he brought up the deal in a phone call with US President Donald Trump, and will Read More