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Oil Slumps 3% on Fears of There Will Be U.S. “Lockdown 2” By Investing.com

Oil Slumps 3% on Fears of There Will Be U.S. “Lockdown 2” By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan Investing.com – Oil prices slumped as much as 3% on Thursday, the most in over two weeks, as the continued surge in new U.S. coronavirus cases sparked fears that the…

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Corporate activism is more than a marketing gimmick

Corporate activism is more than a marketing gimmick

In the past month, there’s been an outpouring of support for Black Lives Matter from America’s largest corporations. You might have noticed Amazon, for example, announcing its support for Black Lives Matter on its homepage.…

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A Dearth of Cattle Sends Beef Production Plummeting in Australia By Bloomberg

A Dearth of Cattle Sends Beef Production Plummeting in Australia By Bloomberg

© Reuters. A Dearth of Cattle Sends Beef Production Plummeting in Australia (Bloomberg) — Australia’s beef output plunged to the smallest since 2017 as farmers rushed to rebuild herds after rains eased years of severe…

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Why it’s important to know how fluids move

Why it’s important to know how fluids move

COVID-19 has sharply brought into focus the impact of respiratory infectious diseases on humanity. It has also shown that the greatest defence against health crises is government policy that is strongly rooted in science. In…

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St Louis Gate – Capital Media seeks US intervention

St Louis Gate – Capital Media seeks US intervention

In a letter addressed to Secretary of US Treasury, Steven T. Mnuchin, Capital Media calls for a thorough investigation on the allocation of St Louis Project to Danish company Burmeister &Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC). The…

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COVID-19 exposes why the Postal Service needs to get back into the banking business

COVID-19 exposes why the Postal Service needs to get back into the banking business

Financial services play a major role in the economic lives of most Americans, from the moment their paychecks are directly deposited into a bank account to the loan taken out to buy their first home…

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Gold Storms to 9-year Highs as Safe-Havens Spike on Virus Fears  By Investing.com

Gold Storms to 9-year Highs as Safe-Havens Spike on Virus Fears  By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan Investing.com – Gold stormed past $1,800 for the third time in a week on Wednesday as bulls seized on the precious metal’s upward momentum to drive its prices to new…

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Mobile health services can help in rural Ghana if they have the human touch

Mobile health services can help in rural Ghana if they have the human touch

The International Labour Organisation estimated in 2015 that 56% of people living in rural areas worldwide do not have access to essential healthcare services. And in Ghana today, rural people can’t always get basic healthcare…

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Lessons from the 2008 financial crisis for our coronavirus recovery today – Recovery podcast series part six

Lessons from the 2008 financial crisis for our coronavirus recovery today – Recovery podcast series part six

In this sixth and final episode of Recovery, a series from The Anthill Podcast exploring how the world rebuilt after historic crises, we look at the 2008 global financial crisis. The recovery over the last…

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End of an era? Series of U.S. setbacks bodes ill for big oil, gas pipeline projects By Reuters

End of an era? Series of U.S. setbacks bodes ill for big oil, gas pipeline projects By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Police vehicles idle on the outskirts of the opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball 2/2 By Valerie Volcovici and Stephanie Kelly WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) –…

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