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Slate
Liberals, Do Not Try to Turn Niger Into Trump’s BenghaziThis Is Not Trump’s BenghaziThe deaths of U.S. troops in Niger were a tragedy,
Slate / Posted 6 hours ago
This Is Not Trump’s BenghaziThe deaths of U.S. troops in Niger were a tragedy, but there’s no need for conspiracy theories. Before the tragic deaths of four American and five Nigerien soldiers on Oct. 4, few Americans realized that U.S. troops were... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Chlorine Market -WIRE)--The " Segmented Into Application, Production Process, End-User Industry
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
WIRE)--The " Segmented Into Application, Production Process, End-User Industry and Geography - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017 - 2022)" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global... Read more
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Business Wire
Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2017 ResultsHOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today reported result
Business Wire / Posted 15 hours ago
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today reported results for the third quarter of 2017. Schlumberger Chairman and CEO Paal Kibsgaard commented, “Our third-quarter revenue increased 6% sequentially while pretax operating... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 30 most idyllic islands on EarthIt is completely possible that, as well as penning what is now considered one o
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
It is completely possible that, as well as penning what is now considered one of the first great English novels, Daniel Defoe also invented the brochure for the epic beach holiday. It is all there in the early pages of his keynote literary statement... Read more
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Business Standard India
Full speech: Rex Tillerson calls India more reliable than China; chides Pakall the expectations that we had when this project was undertaken, and I see so
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
all the expectations that we had when this project was undertaken, and I see so many faces in the room that were a big part of bringing this to a reality. I think he told me there’s four simultaneous events going on today, and I said, “Perfect.... Read more
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The Irish Times
A giant silver dome filled with art: Louvre Abu Dhabi to openopen its doors to the public on November 11th, 10 years after the Gulf sheikhdo
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
open its doors to the public on November 11th, 10 years after the Gulf sheikhdom concluded an agreement with a consortium of 13 French museums and cultural institutions called Agence France-Muséums. Under an agreement costing more than €1... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Are four-day Tests a good idea?Wahab Riaz bowls Philip Brown The ICC has paved the way for nations to experim
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Wahab Riaz bowls Philip Brown The ICC has paved the way for nations to experiment with four-day Tests, starting with South Africa v Zimbabwe in December. Is this a sign of progress or a degradation of the oldest format? Our writers debate the pros... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire Move to Address Unfavorable Cocoa Pricing Regimeand Cote d'Ivoire are working together to address the unfavorable global cocoa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and Cote d'Ivoire are working together to address the unfavorable global cocoa pricing regime to reduce the vulnerability of both nations to the volatility of the markets, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. He described as "manifest... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Waterjet Cutting Machines Market - Industry Forecast, 2017Waterjet cutter is an industrial machine that uses high-pressure water cutting
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Waterjet cutter is an industrial machine that uses high-pressure water cutting or a combination of water and abrasive material mixed in water to cut a variety of materials. Abrasive waterjets are used in processing hard materials such as granite,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artist to Launch 'Sudan National Geographic' Media Projectto launch a project for bringing to light what he calls Sudan's economic riches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to launch a project for bringing to light what he calls Sudan's economic riches and hidden beauties via a collection of media outlets he is considering. Khalid Hamid Yousif says he had already shot a thousand gigabytes of photographs from... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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News 8000
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Australia's Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. Th
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted. The Australian airline on Monday took delivery of the first of eight 787-9 Dreamliners from Boeing. It's a jet that Qantas is pinning its future to -- part of a years-long... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Rhyl Rugby Club stalwart Dick Greenwood receives OBEA RHYL and District Rugby Club stalwart has officially received his Officer of
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 5 days ago
A RHYL and District Rugby Club stalwart has officially received his Officer of the Order of the British Empire at a special ceremony. Dick Greenwood was appointed an OBE for his services to rugby after becoming the driving force behind Rhyl’s plans... Read more
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Business Insider
How the myth of George Soros became the new ghost haunting EuropeSoros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in LondonThomson Reuters BUCHAR
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Soros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in LondonThomson Reuters BUCHAREST, Romania — Last winter, in the middle of anti-corruption demonstrations, a television broadcaster accused George Soros — the Hungarian-born, Jewish-American... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Waka Flocka Says He's Damn Sure Not BlackMorning.” During his sit down, he made some interesting comments about racial i
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 7 days ago
Morning.” During his sit down, he made some interesting comments about racial identity. “When it comes to talking about African Americans, I have no education with that. Period. I’m not even connected to that. That’s a system. That’s like... Read more
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New Kerala
QNB Group, the Largest Bank in the Middle East and Africa, Delivers Another Record Results for Q3 2017 - newkerala news #280317Doha, Qatar : QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East a
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Doha, Qatar : QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the nine months ended 30 September 2017, which is the highest in the history of QNB Group. For the nine months ended 30... Read more
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Business Wire
Global 2 Wheeler Fuel Injection System Market - Analysis & Forecasts to 2021market in adopting the fuel injection technologies. Although fuel injection sys
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
market in adopting the fuel injection technologies. Although fuel injection systems have become standard in majority of the heavy bikes, a high percentage of the commuter and low capacity bikes still employ the carburetor driven injection... Read more
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New Kerala
Honeywell's Business Jet Aviation Forecast Projects 8,300 Deliveries Valued At USD 249 Billion Through 2027 - newkerala news #280074jet purchases in the midterm and long term." Key global findings in the 2017 H
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
jet purchases in the midterm and long term." Key global findings in the 2017 Honeywell outlook include: •Deliveries of approximately 620-640 new jets in 2017, a decline of roughly 30 aircraft year over year. This pullback comes on the heels... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Clinical EHR Market - Analysis & Forecasts (healthcare expenditure, government initiatives to maintain patient health recor
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
healthcare expenditure, government initiatives to maintain patient health records, technological advancements in the field of data storage, need to improve clinical quality and patient safety, rise in prescription faults and errors, big data trends... Read more
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Business Wire
QNB Group, the Largest Bank in the Middle East and Africa, Delivers Another Record Results for Q3 2017For the nine months ended 30 September 2017, net profit increased to QAR10.3 bi
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
For the nine months ended 30 September 2017, net profit increased to QAR10.3 billion (USD2.8 billion), up by 6% compared to last year, demonstrating QNB Group’s success in maintaining robust growth while controlling costs. Total assets reached... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Run! Hurricane Sifiso is coming. Fake storm news that jolted KZNFrom an earthquake warning‚ to a hurricane alert and the story of a newly const
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
From an earthquake warning‚ to a hurricane alert and the story of a newly constructed bridge crumbling – fake news trolls were whipping up panic as storm-ravaged Durban battled to contain the disaster that struck on Tuesday. This image of a car... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Active hurricane season has impacted local weather patternsthe tropical season by the numbers... so far. The Atlantic basin has spun up 1
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 10 days ago
the tropical season by the numbers... so far. The Atlantic basin has spun up 15 named storms and more than fifty percent of those storms have been hurricanes. Five of those hurricanes have been considered a major hurricane, which means a category... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Columbus: Criminal, Ignoramus And Mass Murderervenerate a man whose life and times had very little to do with anything that he
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
venerate a man whose life and times had very little to do with anything that he's credited with including the "discovery" of America. I have to tell you this: Christopher Columbus is no hero -- period. The sad thing is that the vast majority of... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Port Glasgow student competes in University ChallengePaul Dijkman was part of the Strathclyde University team who triumphed over Imp
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Paul Dijkman was part of the Strathclyde University team who triumphed over Imperial College London on BBC Two’s ‘University Challenge’ show. The 50-year-old, who lives in Robert Street in Port Glasgow, kept his cool as razor-sharp host Jeremy... Read more
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The Jewish Press
A Million Jews in 1,000 Cities to Celebrate Shabbat Together October 27 – 28 | 20 Tishri 5778 – October 10, 2017Mexican-US border; a dinner for 1,000 Israelis in a shipping hanger in Tel Aviv
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
Mexican-US border; a dinner for 1,000 Israelis in a shipping hanger in Tel Aviv; and a Shabbat kept in full on the slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro are just a few of the remarkable events taking place this year as part of the 5th annual Shabbat Project on... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Honeywell's Business Jet Forecast Projects 8,300 Deliveries Through 2027jet purchases in the midterm and long term." Key global findings in the 2017 H
The Aero-News Network / Posted 10 days ago
jet purchases in the midterm and long term." Key global findings in the 2017 Honeywell outlook include: Deliveries of approximately 620-640 new jets in 2017, a decline of roughly 30 aircraft year over year. This pullback comes on the heels... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Columbus: Criminal, Ignoramus And Mass Murderervenerate a man whose life and times had very little to do with anything that he
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
venerate a man whose life and times had very little to do with anything that he's credited with including the "discovery" of America. I have to tell you this: Christopher Columbus is no hero -- period. The sad thing is that the vast majority of... Read more
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walesonline
Every Welsh region's report card as Ospreys can't carry on like thisThe first block of Guinness PRO14 matches is over — time for report cards for t
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
The first block of Guinness PRO14 matches is over — time for report cards for the regions to be dished out. Undoubtedly, the Scarlets are high flyers and the Ospreys under-performers. MARK ORDERS hands out the gold stars to some...and withholds... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Honeywell’s Business Jet Aviation Forecast Projects 8,300 Deliveries Valued at $249 Billion Through 2027jet purchases in the midterm and long term.” Key global findings in the 2017 H
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
jet purchases in the midterm and long term.” Key global findings in the 2017 Honeywell outlook include: Deliveries of approximately 620-640 new jets in 2017, a decline of roughly 30 aircraft year over year. This pullback comes on the heels... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
SA and Zim share a world of realpolitikIF we were to go with the popular, media-driven sentiments and narratives, Sout
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
IF we were to go with the popular, media-driven sentiments and narratives, South Africa would not be relating well with Zimbabwe. South Africa could pretty well have aided a “regime change” in Harare that would have seen the back of Zimbabwe’s... Read more
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walesonline
The Wales hopefuls who impressed and the ones who didn'tWales’ June trip to the southern hemisphere, where they faced Tonga and Samoa,
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
Wales’ June trip to the southern hemisphere, where they faced Tonga and Samoa, making his Test debut. And the release of South Africa international Franco van der Merwe is benefiting him because Davies is getting plenty of game-time. Just 21,... Read more
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Business Wire
Lifeguard Rescue Equipment MarketThe research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the glob
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global lifeguard rescue equipmentmarketfor 2017-2021. The market is segmented based onproduct (rescue tubes and cans, lifeguard chairs, lifeguard jackets, spineboard rescue... Read more
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Business Wire
AsiaInspection Q4 BarometerChina suggests strong annual growth at +11.6%, as the sourcing powerhouse is se
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
China suggests strong annual growth at +11.6%, as the sourcing powerhouse is set to exceed its revised 2017 growth forecast of 6.7%. Southeast Asia is showing robust growth as well, with inspection and audit volumes rising by +22.7% YoY in Cambodia,... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Kuper: U.S. needs a soccer rebootoutside little Western Europe has been relegated to also-ran status in soccer.
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
outside little Western Europe has been relegated to also-ran status in soccer. Why? I admit that I'd expected the rest of the world to eventually catch up. When Stefan Szymanski and I first published our book "Soccernomics" in 2009, we said... Read more
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metro
Maps of the world as you've never seen them beforeYou’ve never seen maps like these (Picture: Alastair Bonnett/Aurum Press) If w
metro / Posted 15 days ago
You’ve never seen maps like these (Picture: Alastair Bonnett/Aurum Press) If we asked you to picture a map of the world, what would come to mind? The earth isn’t just made up of land and water. Instead, it’s home to a complex network of... Read more
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Surfers Village
Bump in swell at JBay electrifies South Africa Junior ChampsBillabong SA Junior Champs Jeffreys Bay Delivers Again on Day2 of Billabong SA
Surfers Village / Posted 15 days ago
Billabong SA Junior Champs Jeffreys Bay Delivers Again on Day2 of Billabong SA Junior Champs Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 5 October, 2017 - An increase in swell at Jeffreys Bay was just what was required on a busy second day at the Billabong SA... Read more
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New Kerala
The Coca-Cola Company and AB InBev Complete Transition of Majority Ownership in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa - newkerala news #277774(AB InBev) (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD) (MEXBOL: ANB) (JSE: ANH) announced today
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
(AB InBev) (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD) (MEXBOL: ANB) (JSE: ANH) announced today that they have completed the transition of AB InBev's majority interest in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA). CCBA, the largest Coca-Cola bottler in Africa, was... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
The toughest road to the World Cup finalsregion FIFA World Cup Welcome to CONMEBOL, World Cup qualifying's most diffic
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
region FIFA World Cup Welcome to CONMEBOL, World Cup qualifying's most difficult region "The most difficult way of reaching the World Cup finals is via the South American group," says Ecuador captain Antonio Valencia. "You can play in... Read more
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express
New global ISIS terror network emerges after Syria and Iraq defeats, security chief warnsaccording to Russian security chief. Mr Bortinov warns that the failed calipha
express / Posted 16 days ago
according to Russian security chief. Mr Bortinov warns that the failed caliphate does not make ISIS less dangerous Head of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) Aleksandr Bortnikov warned that the terrorist group’s failed attempt at creating a... Read more
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Business Wire
The Coca-Cola Company and AB InBev Complete Transition of Majority Ownership in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa(AB InBev) (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD) (MEXBOL: ANB) (JSE: ANH) announced today
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
(AB InBev) (Euronext: ABI) (NYSE: BUD) (MEXBOL: ANB) (JSE: ANH) announced today that they have completed the transition of AB InBev’s majority interest in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA). CCBA, the largest Coca-Cola bottler in Africa, was... Read more
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Business Wire
Waypoint Leasing Fleet Surpasses 150 AircraftHeliTech International Helicopter Expo that its fleet has surpassed 150 helicop
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
HeliTech International Helicopter Expo that its fleet has surpassed 150 helicopters. Waypoint’s fleet growth, in the form of order book placements and sale-leaseback transactions, is supported by over 40 employees based in seven offices worldwide.... Read more
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