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Purepoint Uranium Group Inc: Commences Drilling at Hook Lake - 1/21/2019 6:30:00 AM ET
TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (the "Company" or "Purepoint") (TSX: PTU.V) announced today that equipment and crews have been mobilized and drilling has commenced at the Hook Lake JV, a project owned jointly by Cameco Corp. (39.5%), Orano Canada Inc. (39.5%) and Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (21%). The project lies on the southwestern edge of Saskatchewan's Athabasca Basin and is adjacent to and on trend with recent high-grade uranium discoveries including Fission Uranium's Triple R deposit and NexGen's Arrow deposit.
UK fintech MarketInvoice wins backing from Barclays and Santander as banking disruption gathers pace - 1/21/2019 6:04:00 AM ET
  • Fintech lender MarketInvoice has secured Series B funding from major banks including Barclays and Santander's fintech fund Inno Ventures.
  • It's the first major UK fintech debt and equity funding in 2019, coming...
Premier Gold Delivers 2018 Exploration Success - 1/21/2019 6:00:00 AM ET
THUNDER BAY, ON, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Premier Gold Mines Limited ("Premier" or "the Company") is pleased to provide an update of the Company's 2018 exploration programs and strong results from its multiple projects in Mexico, Nevada and Canada. Premier remains focused on value creation from its asset base with success in exploration being a fundamental driver of this value.
Oil falls as slowing China economy dents markets - 1/21/2019 5:12:00 AM ET
Oil prices fell on Monday, in line with weaker stock markets after evidence that economic growth in China, the world's second largest crude consumer, eased in 2018.
China's stocks rally after worst economic growth in almost 30 years leads to hopes the government will step in with stimulus - 1/21/2019 5:00:00 AM ET
  • Global stock markets are mixed Monday after the Chinese economy slumped to its slowest rate of annual growth in almost three decades.
  • Chinese stocks climbed on optimism the government will react to the bad news...
China data met with relief by stock markets, Brexit Plan B in focus - 1/21/2019 4:25:00 AM ET
World stock markets kept their nerve on Monday, as data showed the Chinese economy slowed last year, underlining the need for more stimulus from Beijing.
Dollar rises to above ¥109.50 in Tokyo - 1/21/2019 4:23:00 AM ET
The dollar was firmer above ¥109.50 in Tokyo trading Monday, supported by an advance in U.S. stocks late last week.At 5 p.m., the dollar stood ...
Tokyo stocks rise on brisk U.S. equities - 1/21/2019 4:19:00 AM ET
Stocks rose Monday, supported by a continued rise on Wall Street late last week.The Nikkei 225 average rose 53.26 points, or 0.26 percent, to end ...
Alexco 2018 Reconnaissance Drilling Confirms Continuation of Bermingham Mineralization at Depth and Identifies an Offset Extension, Identifies New Gold Targets - 1/21/2019 4:00:00 AM ET
VANCOUVER, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE American: AXU) (TSX: AXR) ("Alexco" or the "Company") today released the remaining results from its 2018 7,687 meter ("m") surface reconnaissance and deep drilling program comprising 26 drill holes on six targets scattered across the Keno Hill Silver District in Canada's Yukon Territory. The targets were mostly blind, and were selected to determine if the ore control model developed for the Bermingham deposit is duplicated in other areas across the district. In addition, two of the targets were significant step outs - along strike and down dip - from the recently defined Bermingham silver deposit. The results from four surface in-fill holes comprising 1,052 m at the Bermingham NE Zone are also included herein.
SKF's Year-end Results to be Published on 29 January 2019 - 1/21/2019 3:03:00 AM ET
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The SKF Group will publish its full year results on 29 January 2019 and welcomes investors, analysts and members of the media to take part in a conference call, which will be held in English, at 14:00 (Swedish Time), 13:00 (UK Time).
Three who dressed as policemen in ¥750 million gold bar theft in Fukuoka get prison terms - 1/21/2019 2:45:00 AM ET
A court on Monday sentenced three men to up to seven years in prison over the theft of gold bars worth ¥750 million ($6.8 million) ...
Sandvik: Interim Report Fourth Quarter 2018 - 1/21/2019 2:12:00 AM ET
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Western Australia claims BHP owes up to $215 million in underpaid iron ore royalties - 1/21/2019 12:24:00 AM ET
The state of Western Australia said on Monday an audit had found global miner BHP Group underpaid royalties on iron ore shipments sold via its Singapore marketing hub stretching back over more than a decade.
Davos billionaires keep getting richer — as world’s have-nots just keep getting poorer - 1/20/2019 11:45:00 PM ET
The global elite descending on Davos are richer than ever.A decade after the financial crisis poured flat champagne on the World Economic Forum, gold-collar executives ...
China December coal output rises about 2 percent to highest in over three years - 1/20/2019 10:56:00 PM ET
China's December coal output climbed 2.1 percent from the year before, government data showed, hitting the highest level in at least three years as major producers ramped up production amid robust winter demand and after the country started up new mines.
China's 2018 oil refinery output, December gas production hit records - 1/20/2019 10:19:00 PM ET
Chinese oil refiners raised their output to a record in 2018, led by state-run oil majors which maximized operations on firm profit-margins and private refiners which increased processing after being granted higher crude import quotas.
China December daily crude steel output at lowest since March - 1/20/2019 9:41:00 PM ET
China's average daily steel output in December hit its lowest level since March, according to Reuters calculations based on official data, as producers cut output amid shrinking profit-margins.
Asia stocks calm as China slows, awaits Brexit news - 1/20/2019 9:32:00 PM ET
Asian markets kept their nerve on Monday as data showed the Chinese economy slowed at the end of last year, underlining the urgent need for more stimulus as Beijing wrestles with the United States over trade.
Berkshire denies media report on accord to extract lithium - 1/20/2019 9:24:00 PM ET
A unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc denied a report on Sunday that it reached an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California, a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal.
Guan Eng: Goldman apology not enough, what matters is the $7.5b money - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Malaysia says Goldman Sachs must pay, apology not enough - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Dr M: Unfair to call me anti-Semitic, it’s Malaysia’s right to deny Israel entry - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
OCM: International Olympic Council hopes Malaysia won’t ban Israeli athletes - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Six MPs’ rep denies plans to ‘U-turn’ back to Umno - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Najib holds Goldman Sachs accountable for 1MDB scandal - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Malaysia will forget all about the Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal for the low low price of $7.5 billion - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Israel has no right to talk about moral values, Putrajaya says after anti-Semitism label - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Report: MACC raids warehouse linked to Companies Commission over RM500m project - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Malaysia and Israel trade barbs over Paralympics - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Kit Siang: Najib finally admits to 1MDB scandal but blames it on systematic failure - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Malaysia’s Foreign Ministry denies ‘unofficial blessing’ for Johor Chief minister to visit vessel in Singapore waters - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Indonesia’s Rights Struggle: Deciding Which Candidate Is the ‘Lesser Evil’ - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Indonesia to free radical cleric linked to Bali bombings - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Radical cleric behind Bali bombing to be freed from prison - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Indonesia presidential candidates trade barbs in first debate - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Thailand to hold auction for 700-MHz spectrum licences in Dec - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Thailand, Czech Republic pursue defence collaboration - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Duterte’s drug war ‘example to the world’: Sirisena - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Philippines’ richest man Sy dies at 94 - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Philippines economic growth to fall below expectations - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Palace hits group for calling Philippines a ‘war zone’ - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
December 2018 surplus trims Philippines’ full-year net dollar outflows - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Singapore would be soul-less without an appreciation of arts and culture: PM Lee Hsien Loong - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Singapore ranked 10th most Instagrammable country in the world - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Over 90pct of Singaporeans with this eye condition are unaware they have it - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Singapore to buy a few F-35 jets, eyes fleet replacement - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Body of pilot found after two Russian fighter jets collide over Sea of Japan: media - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
‘Not partners’: Abe, Putin on collision course over islands - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China offers 6-year import boost in trade talks with US: Sources - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Canada pours cold water on free trade with China - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
NASA and China collaborate on moon exploration - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Canada says it won’t be deterred by Chinese pressure - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Beijing’s Daxing set to be world’s largest and busiest airport - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
How US and China’s African nuclear mission could provide model for disarming N Korea - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Brazil lawmakers’ trip to China stirs anger - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Trump, N Korea’s Kim to hold second summit in late February - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Trump, Kim to meet anew in month after N Korean visits White House - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
The Latest: SKorean leader says 2nd summit a turning point - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Tencent weighing bid for holding company behind Korea’s Nexon: sources - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
UN chief calls for US-N Korea roadmap to scrap nuclear weapons - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
N Korea’s bio weapons ‘more of a threat than nuclear arsenal’ - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Korean smart solutions firm BIStel says Made in China 2025 upgrading is why it plans to invest more - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Taiwan: Bitcoin Traders Ran $51 Million Crypto Scam, Prosecutors Say - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Chinese Ambassador: Stability of US-China Relations Hinges on Taiwan Issue - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Spicejet to begin freight services on Guwahati-HK route from Saturday - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Man from Pakistan spent almost 20 years unaware how sick he was because he didn’t realise HK public hospitals provide interpreters - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Taiwan steps up probe into surveillance by pro-China media on island - 1/20/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Cervantes Corporation Limited (ASX:CVS) Prospectus Closed & Update - 1/20/2019 4:57:00 PM ET
As announced on 24 October 2018, Cervantes Corporation Ltd (ASX:CVS) (Cervantes, the Company) engaged in a capital raising of $700,000 by way of a Prospectus. The prospectus closing date had been extended to allow any new investors and current shareholders to participate before the Company engages other methods to fund exploration of the current projects. The Company advises that the Prospectus, as announced 24 October 2018, is now closed.
Sudan president defiant as deadly protests continue - 1/20/2019 3:50:00 PM ET
Security forces fire tear gas at demonstrators calling for President Omar al-Bashir to resign.
Berkshire's lithium venture may supply U.S. automakers, including Tesla: FT - 1/20/2019 1:28:00 PM ET
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has signed an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California, a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.
Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup PagerDuty has confidentially filed for an IPO but because of the shutdown no one can review its prospectus - 1/20/2019 11:34:00 AM ET
  • PagerDuty, an IT incident response startup, has reportedly filed confidentially for an IPO.
  • PagerDuty was last valued at $1.3 billion in funding round backed by Silicon Valley VCs like Andreessen Horowitz and Accel.
  • Despite...
Demonstrators in Greece Rally to Protest Deal With Macedonia - 1/20/2019 11:21:00 AM ET
Demonstrators in Greece gathered Sunday to protest a deal that would normalize Greek relations with Macedonia.   Greeks have been divided over the deal, in which Macedonia will change its name to the Republic of North Macedonia and Greece will drop its objections to the...
Student debt has prevented hundreds of thousands of millennials from buying homes, Fed says - 1/20/2019 10:19:00 AM ET
  • Student debt has risen to $1.5 trillion, surpassing loans for cars and credit cards.
  • That has led to fewer young Americans buying homes, according to a new Federal Reserve report.
  • Loans have reduced...
Trump said tax cuts would be 'rocket fuel' for the US economy. Here's why they weren't. - 1/20/2019 9:03:00 AM ET
  • President Donald Trump said tax cuts would be the "rocket fuel our economy needs to soar higher than ever before." 
  • A little over one year after the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into law, that expectation hasn't panned...
Sudan Police Clash with Demonstrators in Fresh Protests - 1/20/2019 8:34:00 AM ET
Sudanese police clashed with demonstrators in and around the capital Khartoum on Sunday, after they deployed in large numbers in anticipation of fresh protests calling on longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir to step down, activists said. Video clips circulating online showed...
Leaked memo spells out Facebook's new 'ground rules' restricting employee discussions about politics and religion (FB) - 1/20/2019 8:15:00 AM ET
  • Facebook is bringing in new rules about how employees can discuss politics and religion internally.
  • In an internal memo obtained by Business Insider, chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer said the company has drawn up fresh...
HSBC: These 5 market forces will determine whether stocks regain their footing or plunge into a free fall - 1/20/2019 8:14:00 AM ET
  • There's ample uncertainty about whether stocks are on the cusp of a rebound to new highs or whether the December 2018 sell-off was part of a more sustained move lower.
  • HSBC has compiled a list of five factors that will determine the...
Warren Buffett might be looking to buy these 12 stocks, Wells Fargo says - 1/20/2019 8:13:00 AM ET
  • Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, has long been known as a value investor.
  • "Value" can be measured many different ways — from "price-to-book" to "price-to-earnings" — to gauge a stock's...
A fund manager at a $1.7 trillion investing giant reveals how he's preparing in case stocks crash again — and outlines the risks that could plunge the market into chaos - 1/20/2019 8:13:00 AM ET
  • John Carey, a Boston-based fund manager at the $1.7 trillion Amundi Pioneer, discusses his strategy for guarding against another stock crash.
  • He also outlines the market forces he's most closely watching in 2019 and discusses what's at...
Afghan Presidential Hopefuls Submit Nomination Papers - 1/20/2019 7:06:00 AM ET
The process of submitting nomination papers for the upcoming presidential vote in Afghanistan concludes Sunday, with President Ashraf Ghani and his ruling coalition partner Abdullah Abdullah among the candidates seeking the country's top office. Ghani and Abdullah, who was...
The world's biggest stock bear says we're in a dangerous 'trap-door situation' — and explains why you shouldn't be fooled by the market's recent surge - 1/20/2019 6:05:00 AM ET
  • John Hussman — the outspoken investor and former professor who's been predicting a stock crash — says traders shouldn't be fooled by the equity market's big ongoing rebound.
  • Hussman explains why he remains bearish on the...
Yuto Totsuka grabs halfpipe World Cup silver in Switzerland - 1/20/2019 4:36:00 AM ET
Teenager Yuto Totsuka posted a 92.00-point run on Saturday and finished second at the men’s halfpipe World Cup in Switzerland.The 17-year-old snowboarder bookended his soaring ...
Australia’s Climate Stance Still Fuels Friction With Neighbors - 1/20/2019 3:01:00 AM ET
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has wrapped up a three-day trip to the South Pacific to reassure vulnerable island nations that Canberra is serious about tackling climate change. Morrison told Pacific Island leaders that Australia would meet its international...
Saudi-Led Coalition Launches Airstrikes in Yemen’s Capital - 1/20/2019 12:09:00 AM ET
The Saudi-led coalition has launched a series of airstrikes against targets in Yemen’s capital Sanaa, including a military base and drones facility.  The airstrikes late Saturday were the first by the coalition in Sanaa since a deal reached last month between the government...
Saudi-Led Coalition Peppers Yemeni Capital With Airstrikes - 1/20/2019 12:08:00 AM ET
The Saudi-led coalition launched several airstrikes on Yemen’s Houthi-held capital Sanaa overnight, stoking tensions among warring parties as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal. Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said coalition warplanes attacked seven...
Gold Stocks Remain in a Downtrend - 1/19/2019 11:31:00 PM ET
    Last week we discussed the difference between a rally and bull market. Gold stocks have been in a rally. That rally is now over as gold stocks peaked at their 400-day moving averages days ago and sliced through their 200-day moving averages Friday. Take a look...
Mexico Pipeline Blast Death Toll Climbs to More Than 70 - 1/19/2019 9:10:00 PM ET
The death toll from Friday’s fuel pipeline explosion in central Mexico has climbed to 73, the governor of the country’s Hidalgo state said. Governor Omar Fayad also said Saturday at a news conference in Mexico City that at least 74 others were injured. A leak and the...
Congo Court Declares Tshisekedi Elected President - 1/19/2019 8:40:00 PM ET
Congo’s Constitutional Court early Sunday declared the election of Felix Tshisekedi as president, rejecting challenges to the vote by runner-up Martin Fayulu, who had alleged fraud. Tshisekedi, son of the late, charismatic opposition leader Etienne, is now set to be...
White Rock Minerals (ASX: WRM): Globally Significant High-Grade Zinc, Silver, Gold Project in Alaska and with a Near-Term Gold and Silver Production Asset in Australia; Interview with Matthew Gill, Managing Director and CEO  - 1/19/2019 5:56:00 PM ET

White Rock Minerals (ASX: WRM) is an Australian minerals exploration and development company, with projects located in central Alaska and New South Wales. The 100% owned zinc-silver-lead-gold Red Mountain VMS project in central Alaska has a maiden JORC 2012 Resource of 9Mt grading 13% ZnEq. The 100% owned Mt Carrington gold-silver project in New South Wales, Australia, has a JORC Resource of over 300,000 ounces of gold and 23 million ounces of silver. We learned from Matthew Gill, Managing Director and CEO of White Rock Minerals, that the next step is to commence the environmental approval process at Mt Carrington that will take about 12 to 18 months. We also learned from Mr. Gill, that their Alaska project attracted a billion dollar company, called Sandfire Resources, who became their largest shareholder this year with 13% of White Rock and an option to earn 51% through a joint venture agreement. Sandfire will be required to spend a minimum of A$20 million over four years.
Ethiopia Readies 'Massive Offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia - 1/19/2019 12:23:00 PM ET
The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a “massive offensive” in response. The statement rejected an al-Shabab claim that...
Trump Paying Tribute to Americans Killed in Syrian Attack - 1/19/2019 11:13:00 AM ET
President Donald Trump was paying tribute Saturday to the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria this week as he set off to Dover Air Force Base for the return of their remains. The trip was not listed on the president’s public schedule that was released...
Canadian cannabis producers are breaking into the US market, causing millennials to snap up their shares (CGC, TLRY, CRON, ACB) - 1/19/2019 10:30:00 AM ET
  • Cannabis producers such as Aurora Cannabis and Canopy Growth are rushing to enter the US market following the passage of the Farm Bill, which legalized hemp — a source of the popular ingredient...
The government shutdown is making life even harder for farmers already struggling from Trump's trade war - 1/19/2019 10:30:00 AM ET
  • About a fourth of the government has been shut down since late December, making it the longest partial closure on record.
  • The government shutdown has thwarted support programs for farmers hurting from tariffs.
  • ...
The 10 best stock pickers that you should have listened to in 2018 - 1/19/2019 10:29:00 AM ET
  • Wall Street's sell-side analysts publish piles of bullish and bearish recommendations every day.
  • TipRanks, a website that tracks and ranks analyst recommendations, collected notes from thousands of analysts and found the 10 best...
Forget FANG — a $135 billion investor says a new group of stocks is poised to dominate the market going forward - 1/19/2019 10:22:00 AM ET
  • For years, mega-cap tech companies ruled the stock market as investors happily piled in to them despite stretched valuations.
  • Don Townswick, the director of equities portfolio management at the $135 billion investment firm Conning,...
MORGAN STANLEY: There's a corner of the market perfectly positioned to boom if Wall Street's worst recession fears come true - 1/19/2019 10:22:00 AM ET
  • Investors are pricing in a possible recession as dark clouds gather over the US economy and corporate America. 
  • This nervousness could send the S&P 500 tumbling below its December lows, according to Mike Wilson, the chief...
Uber and Lyft's IPOs will trigger competition at Google; hedge funds cut stock-pickers; hot marijuana IPOs - 1/19/2019 8:13:00 AM ET

A $1 trillion strategist lays out the looming worst-case scenario of the government shutdown, and how investors should safeguard their money - 1/19/2019 6:05:00 AM ET
  • Stocks have rallied amid the longest government shutdown in history.
  • But as the stalemate in Washington drags on, there's building uncertainty about what it means for stocks
  • Kristina Hooper, the chief global market...
Graham: US, Saudis Cannot Move on Until Prince ‘Dealt With’ - 1/19/2019 4:38:00 AM ET
Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said Saturday the relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia cannot move forward until Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is “dealt with,” without being more specific. Speaking in Ankara a day after meeting with...
Australian Minister for Women to Leave Politics at Election - 1/19/2019 3:42:00 AM ET
Australia’s Minister for Women Kelly O’Dwyer said Saturday she will quit politics for personal reasons at this year’s election, adding to the list of female politicians to leave the ruling party, some citing disunity, bullying and intimidation. Women in Australia make half...
US-Led Coalition Denies Shiite Militia Blocked it in Iraq - 1/19/2019 12:11:00 AM ET
The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS) Friday denied it was blocked by Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) from conducting a military inspection in Iraq's Anbar province near the Syrian border.  In an email to VOA, the U.S.-led international...
US-Led Coalition: Militia Didn't Stop Iraq Survey - 1/19/2019 12:10:00 AM ET
The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS) Friday denied it was blocked by Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) from conducting a military inspection in Iraq's Anbar province near the Syrian border.  In an email to VOA, the U.S.-led international...
US-Led Coalition Denies Shiite Militia Blocked Iraq Survey - 1/19/2019 12:10:00 AM ET
The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS) Friday denied it was blocked by Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) from conducting a military inspection in Iraq's Anbar province near the Syrian border.  In an email to VOA, the U.S.-led international...
Fireball at Breached Mexico Pipeline Kills 21, Burns Dozens - 1/18/2019 11:56:00 PM ET
A massive fireball that engulfed people scooping up fuel spilling from a pipeline ruptured by thieves in central Mexico killed 21 people and badly burned 71 others in what was a chronicle of a tragedy foretold. It came just three weeks after new President Andres Manuel...
20 Dead, 60 Burned in Fire at Tap in Mexico Pipeline - 1/18/2019 11:55:00 PM ET
A huge fire exploded at a pipeline leaking fuel in central Mexico on Friday, killing at least 20 people and badly burning 60 others as locals collected the spilling gasoline in buckets, officials said. The leak was caused by fuel thieves illegally tapping the pipeline in a...
LJM Partners sues unnamed 'manipulators' it blames for volatility losses - 1/18/2019 9:32:00 PM ET
LJM Partners Ltd on Friday filed a lawsuit against unnamed parties it holds responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars it lost after last year's jump in stock market volatility that effectively put the fund manager out of business.
Exclusive: BlackRock, Goldman to move some fund managers to U.S. if no-deal Brexit - sources - 1/18/2019 9:26:00 PM ET
BlackRock and Goldman Sachs Asset Management both plan to temporarily move some British-based fund managers to New York in the event of a no-deal Brexit, two sources told Reuters.
Border Patrol Arrests 376 Who Dug Under Barrier in Arizona - 1/18/2019 9:16:00 PM ET
U.S. authorities said Friday that 376 Central Americans had been arrested in southwest Arizona, the vast majority of them families who dug short, shallow holes under a barrier to cross the border. The group members dug under a steel barrier in seven spots about 10 miles (16...
Stocks Rally on Trade Hopes, Dollar Has 1st Weekly Gain of 2019 - 1/18/2019 9:06:00 PM ET
World stock indexes jumped on Friday, with Wall Street posting a fourth straight week of gains, and the dollar had its first positive week since mid-December as optimism increased that an end is in sight to the U.S.-China trade conflict. Stocks were boosted by a Bloomberg...
MoviePass executives are making one more last-ditch effort to save the stock from getting delisted (HMNY) - 1/18/2019 8:47:00 PM ET
  • MoviePass parent Helios and Matheson on Friday said it would seek — again — to get shareholder authorization to reverse split its stock.
  • The company is in imminent danger of having its stock delisted from the Nasdaq; the...
Greeks Plan Massive Rally to Protest Deal With Macedonia - 1/18/2019 8:40:00 PM ET
Demonstrators in Greece are planning a massive rally Sunday to protest a deal that would normalize Greek relations with Macedonia. Greeks have been divided over the deal, in which Macedonia will change its name to the Republic of North Macedonia and Greece will drop its...
IS Vows More Attacks on Manbij - 1/18/2019 8:09:00 PM ET
The Islamic State terror group is promising to keep targeting U.S. and U.S.-backed forces in the northern Syrian town of Manbij, where a suicide attack this week killed four Americans and five coalition soldiers.    The claim, published in IS's most recent online...
Sudanese-American Politician Who Organized Protests Goes Missing - 1/18/2019 6:01:00 PM ET
A Sudanese-American politician who organized recent anti-government protests in Sudan remained missing Friday, two days after disappearing on the streets of the capital, Khartoum, his wife said. Rudwan Dawod, a political activist with the group Sudan of the Future Campaign,...
Japan to cease in-country assembly of F-35 jets - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Ghosn received 8m euro in ‘improper’ payments: Nissan - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Japan prices rose sluggish 0.9pct last year - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Japan satellite blasts into space to deliver artificial meteors - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Mitsubishi board considers new allegations against Ghosn - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Chinese police must guard against ‘colour revolutions’, says top official - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Meet Dr Fruit: the Chinese surgeon who goes to grape lengths to promote precision surgery - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei says he does not expect big impact from 5G pushback - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Germany, China pledge to open markets, deepen financial cooperation - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Freeland praises Huawei CEO trust in Canada legal system - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China’s envoy to Canada says Huawei 5G ban would have repercussions - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China revises down 2017 economic growth rate to 6.8 per cent ahead of announcing 2018 GDP figures - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
‘Jack Ma’s bar’ draws crowds to live music, Alibaba-themed cocktails - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China’s state-owned companies enjoy record profits, even as private sector flounders - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China growth hit slowest pace in decades in 2018: AFP survey - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
In China industrial heartland city of Chongqing, a painful economic transition is on full display - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Chinese elderly jump on live streaming bandwagon - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Baidu seeks to play catch up in mobile app race with bet on world’s most-watched TV show - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Chinese ambassador warns Canada to stop rallying allies - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Tesla recalls more than 14,000 cars in China over Takata airbags - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Oxford says no to additional Huawei funding - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
US Navy chief urges China to follow international naval encounter rules - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China’s soybean imports show American farmers have more to fear than the trade war - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
China, German promise closer financial cooperation - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Norovirus outbreak hits 170 pupils in Chinese kindergarten - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
S. Korea court orders Japanese firm to pay for forced labour - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Second US-N Korea summit the focus of talks - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Korea says mystery hackers cracked advanced weapons servers - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
US, N Korea to hold talks on second Trump-Kim summit - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Brothers in arms: S. Korea debates military service exemptions - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Top N Korean in Washington to prepare new Trump summit - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Trump missile defense review calls N Korea ‘extraordinary threat’ - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
N Korean defector jailed for sending 130 tonnes of rice plus cash as a ‘loyalty gift’ to Pyongyang - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Vietnam ‘willing’ to host Trump-Kim summit: report - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
N Korea envoy in US for talks with Pompeo, possibly Trump - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Taiwan holds military drills to halt invasion amid rising China tensions - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
US Navy chief does not rule out sending aircraft carrier through Taiwan Strait - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Taiwan steps up probe into surveillance by pro-China media on island - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
HK, China shares surge as stocks that mysteriously plunged bounce back - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
HK police urged to pursue attack on HK bus driver by two mainland Chinese women - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
HK’s air quality targets pitched too low to favour development such as Lantau Tomorrow Vision, says environmental group Clean Air Network - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Carrie Lam brings in new payment for HK’s elderly poor as government looks to end backlash against changes to Comprehensive Social Security Allowance - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Nine parallel traders arrested with HK$160,000 worth of goods near mainland Chinese border in HK - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Kindergartens and child care services in HK to be closed for a week if affected by flu outbreak - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Asian markets boosted by fresh China-US trade hopes - 1/18/2019 6:00:00 PM ET
Wall Street extends rally on U.S.-China trade optimism - 1/18/2019 5:38:00 PM ET
U.S. stocks rallied on Friday, helping Wall Street's major indexes advance for the fourth consecutive week, as increased hopes the United States and China would resolve their trade dispute lifted shares across sectors.
Stocks rally on trade hopes, dollar has first weekly gain of 2019 - 1/18/2019 5:03:00 PM ET
World stock indexes jumped on Friday, with Wall Street posting a fourth straight week of gains, and the dollar had its first positive week since mid-December as optimism increased that an end is in sight to the U.S.-China trade conflict.
ATC Drivetrain's Board of Directors Announces Greg Heald as President and CEO - 1/18/2019 4:52:00 PM ET
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The ATC Drivetrain Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Greg Heald has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer and will also serve as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Heald has extensive global automotive industry experience and was most recently based in Shanghai, China with Joyson Safety Systems (f.k.a. Key Safety Systems). Key Safety Systems was previously a portfolio company of Crestview Partners, ATC Drivetrain's majority owner.
Airstrike on IS-Held Area in Eastern Syria Kills 20 - 1/18/2019 4:37:00 PM ET
An airstrike hit militants and civilians trying to flee the last area controlled by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria on Friday, killing at least 20, the country's state media and opposition activists reported. The airstrike on the IS-held village of Baghouz comes as...
Report: Facebook's Privacy Lapses May Result in Record Fine - 1/18/2019 4:23:00 PM ET
Facebook may be facing the biggest fine ever imposed by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for privacy violations involving the personal information of its 2.2 billion users. The FTC is considering hitting Facebook with a penalty that would top its previous record fine of...
Cobalt 27 Closes Royalties on Flemington Nickel-Cobalt Project and Nyngan Scandium Project in Australia - 1/18/2019 4:16:00 PM ET
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Murchison Posts New Presentation Material on Its Website and Announces Attendance at VRIC - 1/18/2019 4:12:00 PM ET
TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Murchison Minerals Ltd. ("Murchison" or the "Company") (TSXV: MUR) announced today that it has posted an updated corporate presentation on its website, which includes maps of the recently completed 1,050 line kilometre airborne VTEM-MAX survey completed by Geotech Ltd.. The new material includes preliminary maps of the magnetic signature and electromagnetic (EM) conductors on the property. The corporate presentation can be accessed and downloaded using the following link; https://www.murchisonminerals.com/investors/presentations/. From time to time, the Company will post new and/or revised presentations on its website under the Investor Relations section, Presentations.
Wall Street rises over 1 pecent, posts fourth straight week of gains - 1/18/2019 4:06:00 PM ET
U.S. stocks rose on Friday, helping Wall Street's major indexes advance for a fourth consecutive week, as increased hopes that the United States and China would resolve their trade dispute lifted shares across sectors.
Everyone who's telling you that Tesla is influencing the rest of the auto industry is completely wrong (TSLA) - 1/18/2019 3:27:00 PM ET
  • Tesla is routinely considered to be influencing the traditional auto industry.
  • Tesla has exerted some influence, but it has been relatively modest in the grand scheme of things.
  • Auto executives are too busy dealing with real...
US Consumer Morale at Two-year Low; Factory Output Surges - 1/18/2019 3:22:00 PM ET
U.S. consumer sentiment tumbled in early January to its lowest level since President Donald Trump was elected more than two years ago as a partial shutdown of the federal government and financial market volatility stoked fears of a sharp deceleration in economic growth. The...
Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven U.S. economic growth - 1/18/2019 3:10:00 PM ET
After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters.
Interview: Precious Metals Still in Downtrend but Downside Limited - 1/18/2019 2:49:00 PM ET
Jordan Roy-Byrne, Founder of The Daily Gold breaks down the gold and GDX charts. Although this recent bounce is dissipating it has taken the metal up to the higher part of is trend. Unfortunately this trend is still a downtrend but the downside is limited. Jordan shares...
Bay Shore Systems Growth Strategy Continues With Multiple New Hires in Sales - 1/18/2019 2:45:00 PM ET
RATHDRUM, Idaho, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bay Shore Systems, Inc, a leading foundation drilling equipment manufacturer, is pleased to announce the addition of four new business development/sales team members to serve the domestic and international markets.
China Coal Imports Markets, 2012-2018 & 2019-2023 - 1/18/2019 2:30:00 PM ET
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University of Pittsburgh Faculty File for Union Election - 1/18/2019 2:21:00 PM ET
PITTSBURGH, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh on Friday filed for a union election with the state labor board. They are seeking a collective bargaining agreement that would cover approximately 3,500 full- and part-time faculty across Pitt's five campuses.
Global Iron Ore Mining Markets Report 2018-2022 Featuring Leading Players - Vale, Rio Tinto, Anglo American Plc, BHP Billiton & Fortescue Metals Group - 1/18/2019 2:15:00 PM ET
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Stocks rally on trade hopes, dollar set for first positive week of 2019 - 1/18/2019 2:10:00 PM ET
Major stock indexes rose worldwide on Friday and the dollar was on track for its first positive week this year, boosted by optimism that the trade conflict between the United States and China may come to an end.
Rio Tinto named one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People - 1/18/2019 1:27:00 PM ET
MONTREAL, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Rio Tinto has been named as one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People in a national awards program that recognizes companies that lead in attracting and retaining young employees to their organizations.
China Scrap Metal Imports Market 2019-2023 - Analysis & Forecasts by Steel, Copper & Aluminum - 1/18/2019 1:15:00 PM ET
DUBLIN, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --
Zimbabwe blocks Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter amid crackdown - 1/18/2019 1:12:00 PM ET
A coalition of human rights groups says at least 12 people have been killed in a week of protests.
Kinder Morgan to Hold 2019 Investor Day - 1/18/2019 1:00:00 PM ET
CALGARY, Jan.18, 2019 /CNW/ - Representatives of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI), and Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (KML) intend to make presentations in Houston, Texas on January 23, 2019 at the Kinder Morgan 2019 Investor Day regarding the results for fiscal year 2018, the near-term outlook for 2019, as well as the long-term outlook for KMI and KML.
Wall Street rally builds on trade optimism - 1/18/2019 12:45:00 PM ET
Technology and industrial stocks powered Wall Street's rise on Friday, setting the three main indexes on track for their fourth week of gains, amid growing optimism that the United States and China would resolve their bitter trade dispute.
Testing times from Beijing to Wall Street - 1/18/2019 12:06:00 PM ET
If you were surprised by this month's bounce in global stock markets, next week may tell you if you should join in or stay out.
Here's how Main Street retailers can use technology to save their businesses - 1/18/2019 11:56:00 AM ET
Protester's Funeral Becomes New Flashpoint in Sudan Unrest - 1/18/2019 11:49:00 AM ET
Sudanese police shot live ammunition on Friday as mourners gathered outside the home of a 60-year-old protester who died from a gunshot wound sustained during anti-government demonstrations, a Reuters witness said. Around 5,000 mourners turned out for the funeral and burial...
Volkswagen mulls extending diesel incentives across Germany - 1/18/2019 11:49:00 AM ET
German carmaker Volkswagen is examining whether to extend trade-in incentives to owners of older vehicles in all of Germany, extending the program beyond the 15 most heavily polluted cities, a spokesman said on Friday.
Americans are worried Trump's tariffs and the government shutdown will hurt the economy - 1/18/2019 11:48:00 AM ET
  • The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment index fell to 90.7 in January, well below expectations of 96.4.
  • It was the lowest consumer confidence reading since October 2016.
  • Americans cited the government shutdown,...
Stocks, dollar up on trade hopes; Wall Street set for fourth week gains - 1/18/2019 11:39:00 AM ET
Major stock indexes rose worldwide on Friday and the dollar was on track for its first positive week this year, boosted by optimism that the trade conflict between the United States and China may come to an end.
Industrials power Wall Street higher on trade optimism - 1/18/2019 11:22:00 AM ET
Gains in technology and industrial stocks put Wall Street on track for their fourth week of gains on Friday, amid growing optimism that the United States and China would resolve their bitter trade dispute.
Novem Introduces the World's Safest Gold Token, Backed by Nearly $1.25 Million in Securely Stored Gold - 1/18/2019 11:00:00 AM ET
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5 warning signs a real-estate deal is too good to be true - 1/18/2019 10:25:00 AM ET
  • Good real-estate deals do exist, but if a home is listed at a shockingly low price, it may be too good to be true.
  • If the listing price is questionable or the seller or agent is acting a little fishy, especially when it comes to...
Matco Tools Ranked Top 50 Franchise In Entrepreneur's Highly Competitive 40th Annual Franchise 500® For 19 Years In A Row - 1/18/2019 10:18:00 AM ET
STOW, Ohio, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Matco Tools recently ranked in Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise 500®, the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Placement in the Franchise 500® is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, as evidenced by the fact that Entrepreneur received more than 1,000 applications this year, making it one of the company's most competitive rankings ever. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranks Matco Tools as #37 for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power.
African Champions League: Holders Esperance beat Platinum - 1/18/2019 9:59:00 AM ET
Title-holders Eperance of Tunisia beat Zimbabwe's FC Platinum 2-0 in Group B of the African Champions League
African Champions League Esperance beat Platinum - 1/18/2019 9:59:00 AM ET
Title-holders Eperance of Tunisia beat Zimbabwe's FC Platinum 2-0 in Group B of the African Champions League
Students in Germany, Switzerland Demand Action on Climate Change - 1/18/2019 9:57:00 AM ET
Thousands of students are holding rallies across Germany and Switzerland to protest lack of action against climate change. The demonstrations taking place in dozens of cities Friday were inspired by a Swedish student's weekly "school strike." In Berlin, protesters focused...
US Polyethylene Resin Demand to Rise 1.7% Annually in Volume Terms to 2022 - 1/18/2019 9:52:00 AM ET
CLEVELAND, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Polyethylene resin demand in the US is forecast to increase 1.7% annually in volume terms through 2022, according to Polyethylene: United States, a report recently released by Freedonia Focus Reports. Positive macroeconomic conditions will increase shipments of manufactured goods, boosting demand for polyethylene packaging. In addition, increasing housing construction activity is expected to boost demand for polyethylene in building products such as pipe. However, limited opportunities to penetrate new domestic markets and ongoing source reduction efforts in the packaging industry are forecast to restrain further sales growth. In addition, polyethylene producers will continue to face strong competition from manufacturers of alternative resins (such as polypropylene) and other materials (e.g., paper).
The CEO of one of the hottest marijuana-vape startups says he's talking to bankers about an IPO in 2020 - 1/18/2019 9:47:00 AM ET
  • Pax Labs is aiming to go public in 2020, Bharat Vasan, the marijuana vape startup's CEO told Business Insider in a Thursday interview.
  • Vasan said he's been talking to bankers and found the appetite for an IPO has been "overwhelmingly...
Wall Street opens higher on trade hopes, upbeat manufacturing data - 1/18/2019 9:35:00 AM ET
U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday and were set for their fourth week of gains on hopes that a bitter trade war between the United States and China would be resolved and after upbeat monthly manufacturing data.
'Take off the blindfold': Here's what Wall Street is saying about Netflix earnings (NFLX) - 1/18/2019 9:19:00 AM ET
  • Netflix shares slipped early Friday after the streaming giant reported fourth-quarter sales that fell slightly short of expectations.
  • But the vast majority of Wall Street analysts were bullish following the report.
  • ...
Rover Metals Corp. announces completion of U.S. OTCQB Listing - 1/18/2019 9:00:00 AM ET
VANCOUVER, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Rover Metals Corp. (TSXV: ROVR)(OTCQB: ROVMF) ("Rover Metals" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed its U.S. OTCQB listing and will trade under the symbol "ROVMF" on the OTCQB (DTC eligibility is still in progress and will be announced at a future date).
Orvana Reports Consolidated First Quarter Gold Production of 27,272 Ounces - 1/18/2019 8:42:00 AM ET
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Mako Mining Provides Corporate Update - 1/18/2019 8:30:00 AM ET
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Malaysia open to talks if Goldman pays $7.5 billion, minister says - 1/18/2019 8:28:00 AM ET
Malaysia's finance minister said on Friday the government would be ready to discuss dropping criminal charges against Goldman Sachs linked to the 1MDB scandal if the bank pays $7.5 billion in reparations.
Chalice December 2018 Quarterly Activity & Cash flow Reports - 1/18/2019 8:27:00 AM ET
PERTH, Australia, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Chalice Gold Mines Limited (ASX: CHN, TSX: CXN) ("Chalice" or the "Company") advises that its Quarterly Activity and Cash Flow Reports for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 have been issued today. The full text of these reports are available on the Company's website www.chalicegold.com and under the Company's profile at www.sedar.com.
A.J. Gallagher’s 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors - 1/18/2019 8:16:00 AM ET
Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”.
Blue Moon Cuts 30.3% Zinc, 1.7% Copper Plus Precious Metals Over 30 Feet at Blue Moon Deposit (true width ~55%) - 1/18/2019 8:00:00 AM ET
VANCOUVER, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Blue Moon Zinc Corp. (TSX.V: MOON; OTC: BMOOF) ("Blue Moon" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the discovery of high-grade zinc-copper-rich massive sulphides with precious metal values at its 100%-owned Blue Moon VMS deposit in Mariposa County, California.
DRC Rejects African Union Call to Suspend Presidential Election - 1/18/2019 7:55:00 AM ET
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has rejected a call from the African Union (AU) to suspend announcement of the final results of last month’s presidential election, asserting the independence of the constitutional court considering an appeal of the vote count. "The...
A.J. Gallagher's 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors - 1/18/2019 7:41:00 AM ET
Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co’s after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business in “clean coal”.
Stocks bask in trade optimism, set for fourth straight week of gains - 1/18/2019 7:26:00 AM ET
Global stocks jumped to their highest in more than a month on Friday after a report suggested progress toward resolving the trade dispute between the United States and China.
4th Edition of 'India Steel 2019' Expo to be Held on January 22-24 in Mumbai - 1/18/2019 7:23:00 AM ET
NEW DELHI, January 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon just took home a $31 million pay packet — despite the bank's share price dropping 9% last year - 1/18/2019 7:01:00 AM ET
  • Jamie Dimon will receive a larger pay packet than last year after JPMorgan's "strong performance" in 2018. 
  • The bank's CEO will earn $31 million, up from $29.5 million in 2017, a 5%...
Northern Shield Expands Grand Pabos Gold Property, Quebec, Covering Significant Stream Sediment Gold Anomalies - 1/18/2019 7:00:00 AM ET
OTTAWA, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern Shield" or the "Company") (TSXV: NRN) is pleased to announce that it has expanded the Grand Pabos Gold Property (the "Property") it recently acquired in the Gaspésie region of Quebec from 37 to 69 claims. The Property now consists of two claim blocks totalling 3,900 hectares. The Property includes two historic stream sediment samples identified from the Quebec provincial database that assayed over 100,000 ppb Au.
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, TSLA, NFLX, GS, JBHT) - 1/18/2019 6:49:00 AM ET
  1. Tesla is laying off 7% of its workforce. The electric-car maker will lay off more than 3,000 workers, according to an email from CEO Elon Musk sent to employees.  
  2. Netflix slides after earnings. Shares were...
US Syria Withdrawal Risks Vital Strategic Interests - 1/18/2019 6:46:00 AM ET
The U.S. withdrawal from Syria may bring to a close an open-ended and strategically unclear military commitment and likely put at risk vital national security interests, according to some analysts. “I guess the problem is that whereas our involvement doesn’t necessarily...
The Fed is Zeus and the algos are the underworld — Greek mythology is a lot like today's wild markets, Macquarie says - 1/18/2019 6:02:00 AM ET
  • Macquarie analysts think investors ought to consider creatures of Greek mythology to understand the ins and outs of today's financial markets.
  • By Macquarie's assessment, the Federal Reserve is Zeus, China is "probably" Poseidon,...
GOLDMAN SACHS: Earnings are drying up as a recession looms — but you should still buy these 17 stocks to profit from their exploding margins - 1/18/2019 5:57:00 AM ET
  • Cries for an imminent recession are getting louder by the day, but there are still ways to make money in the stock market by choosing companies set to thrive in a late-cycle environment.
  • Goldman Sachs has identified the 17 companies it...
Malaysia will forget all about the Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal for the low low price of $7.5 billion - 1/18/2019 5:45:00 AM ET
  • Malaysia's finance minister has hinted that the country's government may consider dropping charges against Goldman Sachs over its alleged role in the 1MDB scandal in return for a massive payout in the region of $7.5...
Stocks buoyed by trade hopes, set for best weekly winning streak in half a year - 1/18/2019 5:38:00 AM ET
Global stocks rose to their highest in more than a month on Friday after a report suggested progress toward resolving the trade dispute between the United States and China.
Higher stock prices sees dollar firmer around ¥109.40 in Tokyo trading - 1/18/2019 5:06:00 AM ET
The dollar scaled to around ¥109.40 in Tokyo trading Friday, aided by higher stock prices in Japan and abroad.At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ...
Stock traders are jubilant after a report that Mnuchin is mulling a lift of China tariffs - 1/18/2019 4:55:00 AM ET
  • Global markets climb after reports US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed the possibility of lifting tariffs on Chinese imports.
  • Although such reports were denied by senior administration...
African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results - 1/18/2019 4:41:00 AM ET
The AU is calling for final results to be suspended because of concerns over irregularities.
CRU Alumina Price Index to be Used in Settlement of New LME Alumina Futures Contract - 1/18/2019 4:00:00 AM ET
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Nikkei turns sharply higher on yen’s fall - 1/18/2019 3:11:00 AM ET
The Nikkei average staged a strong rally on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Friday, boosted by the yen’s drop against the dollar and higher U.S. stock ...
Asia stocks rise broadly on U.S.-China trade relief - 1/18/2019 1:09:00 AM ET
Asian stocks rose across the board on Friday as a report of progress in U.S.-China trade talks stirred hopes of a deal in their tariff dispute and supported risk sentiment.
India’s Farmers Threatened by Swelling Numbers of Stray Cows - 1/18/2019 1:01:00 AM ET
As Sitabh Malik prepares to harvest his winter crop and plant wheat, he is apprehensive. The 36-year-old spends much of the day patrolling his farm in Abupur village in Uttar Pradesh state to chase stray cows that intrude into his fields and eat his crops. “Whatever crop I...
LME selects Argus prices for China steel futures - 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AM ET
LONDON, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The London Metal Exchange (LME) will launch a finished steel coil futures contract for Asia on 11 March, settled against prices produced by Argus. The new financially-settled contract for hot-rolled coil (HRC) exported from China will settle against the Argus HRC fob Tianjin China index, published in the Argus Ferrous Markets daily online service.
Asia stocks advance on U.S.-China trade relief - 1/17/2019 10:21:00 PM ET
Asian stocks advanced on Friday as a report of progress in U.S.-China trade talks stirred hopes of a deal in their tariff dispute and supported risk sentiment.
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Gloomy Davos: Plenty of Crises, Few World Leaders - 1/17/2019 9:38:00 PM ET
An array of crises will keep several world leaders away from the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos next week, which takes place against a backdrop of deepening gloom over the global economic and political outlook. Anxieties over trade disputes, fractious...
Manbij Blast Reflects IS's Deep Reach in Syria - 1/17/2019 9:26:00 PM ET
With a single deadly blast Wednesday, the Islamic State group did more than rattle the calm in the northern Syrian town of Manbij. The terror group also rekindled the debate over its much-heralded demise. Moments after a suicide bomber was sent into a patrol of U.S. troops...
Storm Batters California for 3 Days, Causes 6 Deaths - 1/17/2019 9:07:00 PM ET
The storm that pummeled much of California for three days began moving east Thursday after causing at least six deaths, forcing wildfire victims threatened by floods to flee their homes and plunging nearly 300,000 utility customers into darkness. The winter storm is...
State Department May Ask to Scrap Another Obama Climate Order - 1/17/2019 8:36:00 PM ET
The U.S. State Department said in a report released Thursday by the investigative arm of Congress that it may recommend President Donald Trump revoke an Obama-era order directing federal agencies to consider climate change in international development programs. Such a move...
Facebook is restructuring its augmented-reality glasses division as it inches closer to launch (FB) - 1/17/2019 7:58:00 PM ET
  • Facebook is moving hundreds of employees to a new product-focused augmented-reality group as it continues to quietly develop AR glasses.
  • The employees are being moved out of the research-driven Facebook Reality...
Facebook is restructuring its augmented reality glasses division as it inches closer to launch (FB) - 1/17/2019 7:58:00 PM ET
  • Facebook is moving hundreds of employees to a new product-focused augmented reality group as it continues to quietly develop AR glasses.
  • The employees are being moved out of the research-driven Facebook Reality...
African Union Urges Congo to Suspend Final Election Results - 1/17/2019 7:58:00 PM ET
The African Union continental body issued a surprise last-minute demand late Thursday for Congo's government to suspend the announcement of final results of the disputed presidential election, citing "serious doubts."  Congo's constitutional court is poised to rule as early...
UN Peace Monitoring Team in Yemen Attacked - 1/17/2019 7:47:00 PM ET
A U.N. team overseeing the truce in the Yemeni port of Hodeida came under fire Thursday.  No one was injured when bullets struck an armored vehicle carrying chief monitor Patrick Cammaert. The Yemeni government and Houthi rebels blamed each other for the shooting. A shared...
Orocobre Limited - Appointment of Managing Director/CEO - 1/17/2019 7:47:00 PM ET
BRISBANE, Australia, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ -- Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE, TSX: ORL) ("Orocobre" or "the Company") is pleased to advise that effective today Mr Martín Pérez de Solay has been appointed to the Orocobre Board as Managing Director following the retirement of Richard Seville. At the same time, Mr Pérez de Solay has formally commenced his duties as Chief Executive Officer. Mr Seville will continue with Orocobre as a Non-Executive Director.
Asia stocks gain on hopes for eased U.S.-China tension - 1/17/2019 7:32:00 PM ET
Asian stocks gained early on Friday, as hopes for a thaw in the U.S.-China trade conflict fed investor appetites for risk assets.
Galaxy Resources Limited Announcement - 1/17/2019 7:14:00 PM ET
PERTH, Australia, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX:GXY) ("Galaxy") ("the Company") advises that the following announcement has been made to the Australian Securities Exchange which appears on the Company's platform (ASX):
Vietnam frustrated by slow pace of talks on South China Sea code of conduct - 1/17/2019 6:34:00 PM ET
Japanese Defence minister Takeshi Iwaya, in visit to Washington, seeks US help to combat Chinese cyberattacks - 1/17/2019 6:33:00 PM ET
Japan, US vow to cooperate in space, cyber domains, over N. Korea - 1/17/2019 6:32:00 PM ET
US, UK conduct first joint drills in contested South China Sea - 1/17/2019 6:31:00 PM ET
US says China’s death sentence against Canadian political - 1/17/2019 6:30:00 PM ET
Norway PM Solberg to Form Majority Government - 1/17/2019 6:29:00 PM ET
Norway's minority centre-right government has struck a deal with the small Christian Democratic Party to form a four-party majority coalition, it said on Thursday, confirming earlier  reports. The agreement fulfils a long-standing goal of Conservative Prime Minister Erna...
A New Pentagon Report Raises Concerns About China’s Growing Military Might - 1/17/2019 6:29:00 PM ET
N Korea in back-door bid to split Canada from US-led efforts to push denuclearisation - 1/17/2019 6:28:00 PM ET
N Korean top envoy expected in US, as Korea no longer calls Pyongyang an ‘enemy’ - 1/17/2019 6:27:00 PM ET
US report says rapidly modernising Chinese military has set sights on Taiwan - 1/17/2019 6:27:00 PM ET
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