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Oil Services Continue To Offer Value - Risk/Reward Favors The OIH ETF   
January 11, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Seeking Alpha - Volatility in the crude oil market. Oil-related shares have lagged. Oil services have done even worse. Mean reversion and value-seeking should lift OIH. OIH holds a diversified portfolio of the leaders. NYMEX crude oil futures...
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Costs Of Germany’s Nuclear Phase Out Are Substantial, New Paper Finds. But There Is Little Appetite For A Rethink.   
January 11, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Forbes - Biblis nuclear power station in southwest Germany was one of eight plants that Germany's government ... [+] ordered to shut down, at first temporarily but then permanently, in the wake of Japan's Fukushima nuclear disaster. The...
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Despite turmoil in Middle East, this tech entrepreneur is providing thousands of jobs for women there   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: CNBC - The mounting tension between the U.S. and Middle East adds to the long list of challenges citizens there are facing. Lack of jobs is another — especially for women. How one entrepreneur is boosting the female workforce in...
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Nonfarm Payrolls and Wage Growth Put the Dollar in Focus   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - It was another relatively busy day on the Asian economic calendar in the earlier hours of this morning. Key stats included November retail sales figures out of Australia and household spending figures out of Japan. Outside of the...
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Woodside, partners get final go-ahead for Senegal's first oil project   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Nasdaq - Australia's Woodside Petroleum Ltd said on Friday its $4.2 billion Sangomar project, Senegal's first oil development block, is all set to roll into motion as it has received all necessary approvals. Jan 10 (Reuters) - Australia's...
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Trade Services and FX: Mitigating Risks When Operating Internationally   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Business Journals - Moderator: Bob Charlet — Market President & Publisher, Houston Business Journal — Bob Charlet is market president and publisher of the Houston Business Journal. A native of New Orleans, Bob spent 17 years there in...
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Dubai’s Amanat Weighs Acquiring VPS Healthcare Stake   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - (Bloomberg) -- Amanat Holdings PJSC, the Dubai-based investment firm, is considering acquiring a stake in Middle Eastern hospital operator VPS Healthcare LLC, people with knowledge of the matter said. The companies have held...
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Boeing releases trove of 'damning' messages releated to 737 Max   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: UPI.com - Jan. 9 (UPI) --Boeing on Thursday sent Congress more than 100 pages of internal communications that further raise questions about its development of the now grounded 737 Max aircraft. "These communications do not reflect the...
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Star Traders’ Stumbles Give Europe a Lesson in Key-Person Risk   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Bloomberg - Europe’s money managers have learned a tough message from the meltdown at Swiss investment firm GAM Holding AG and the travails of former star stock pickers such as Neil Woodford: A single person can bring down the whole...
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US courts rule for border walls both public and private   
January 10, 2020 Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Houston Chronicle - WASHINGTON (AP) — Crews could start building a private border wall in South Texas within the coming days following a federal judge's ruling Thursday that lifted a restraining order against the project. U.S. District Judge...
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