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Eni gets new exploration rights in Mozambique
Energy

Eni gets new exploration rights in Mozambique

At the presence of the Ministry for Mineral Resources Ernesto Max Tonela, Eni has signed in Maputo the contract for the exclusive exploration and development rights of the offshore block A5-A, in the deep waters of the Northern Zambezi Basin, approximately 1.500 km to the north east of the capital […]

Total enters JV with Adani Group on natural gas
Energy

Total enters JV with Adani Group on natural gas

Total and Adani Group have signed an agreement to jointly develop multi-energy offers to the Indian energy market. This cooperation includes Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Fuel Retail. The Adani Group is an Indian private conglomerate active in 50 countries and specialized in commodities trading, port infrastructures and logistics, as […]

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of Cancer
Tech

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of Cancer

Renowned philanthropist and business leader who co-founded the company more than four decades ago, Paul Allen has passed on at the age 65. Allen died Monday from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, according to a statement from Vulcan Inc. on behalf of the Allen family, Vulcan Inc. and the Paul G. […]

Guido Filippa to head Italian unit of Unicredit
Global

Guido Filippa to head Italian unit of Unicredit

UniCredit has appointed Guido Filippa as Head of Markets Italy within its Corporate & Investment Banking Division, effective 15th October, 2018. In this role, Mr. Filippa will be responsible for the oversight of UniCredit’s Markets activities in Italy, with a focus on developing client strategy. Mr. Filippa will be based […]

Australia’s CBA appoints Alan Dochertyas CFO
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Australia’s CBA appoints Alan Dochertyas CFO

Australia’s Commonwealth Bank has announced the appointment of Alan Docherty as Chief Financial Officer. Mr Docherty has been Acting Chief Financial Officer since May 2018. Prior to this, Mr Docherty was Chief Financial Officer of the Institutional Banking and Markets division and held senior roles in Group Finance, Group Treasury […]

JCDecaux shareholders approves APN acquisition
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JCDecaux shareholders approves APN acquisition

JCDecaux SA said its shareholders approved by the requisite majorities the scheme of arrangement under which JCDecaux SA will acquire 100% of the issued share capital of APN Outdoor. The resolution to approve the Scheme (Scheme Resolution), as set out in the Notice of Meeting that was despatched to APN […]

Common sense rule of protecting customer data
Tech

Common sense rule of protecting customer data

Google recently announced that it is shutting down Google+, the search giant’s personalized social search platform after several user data were stolen. Facebook also came under intense criticism after Cambridge Analytica was exposed to have access to millions of its users’ data for information weaponization and propaganda for politicians. While […]

BRIEF: KKR acquires Envision Healthcare
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BRIEF: KKR acquires Envision Healthcare

America’s investment giant, KKR, said it has completed the acquisition of Envision Healthcare. As a result of the completion of the merger, Envision has become a wholly owned subsidiary of funds affiliated with KKR, and Envision stockholders will receive an amount in cash equal to $46.00 per share of Envision […]