Monthly Archives: June 2016

Formosa Unit Offers $500 Million for Causing Toxic Disaster in Vietnam

One of the biggest environmental disasters to hit Vietnam was caused by a unit of a Taiwanese conglomerate leaking toxic waste into the sea, the Hanoi government said Thursday, ending months of mystery and rare public outrage.Formosa Ha Tinh Steel,

No gifts, no official cars for Lebaran

With regard to fighting corrupt culture that has gripped the life of the society, serious and consistent efforts need to be carried out even on small affairs. That is what might be the reason behind calls on civil servants to

Turkish Police believe ISIS is behind Ataturk airport attack

Police sources cited in Turkish media say they believe the attackers were affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil), Telegraph reported.The methods behind the attack and the fact that tourists may have been targeted led to

EU stands by the Turkish people, Mogherini says

Another tragic terrorist attack in Turkey, European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini wrote in Twitter June 28."The EU stands by the Turkish people. Our heart is with them all", Mogherini wrote.At least 28 people were killed and another 60

Turkish PM leave Ankara for Istanbul after explosions at Ataturk airport

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will leave Ankara for Istanbul after terror attack at Ataturk International airport, Turkish newspaper Haber 7 reported.At least 28 people were killed and another 60 wounded in two explosions at the main airport i...

Tusk offers EU leaders to mull union’s future

The European Union must be patient with Britain, European Council President Donald Tusk said June 28 as EU leaders gathered in Brussels for a summit he will chair to chart a way forward after the British vote for Brexit, Reuters

Baku hosts discussions on NATO’s role in ensuring security in region

Baku is hosting the next summer session "Looking to the Warsaw Summit: NATO's role in coping with regional challenges" of NATO International School of Azerbaijan (NISA) dedicated to the Warsaw summit of the Alliance.Head of the International Security D...

Nasdaq Closing Cross Calculates U.S. Russell Indexes for the 13th Consecutive Year

NEW YORK, June 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced the Nasdaq Closing Cross was used for the 13th consecutive year to rebalance Nasdaq-listed securities in the entire family of U.S. Russell indexes during its annual reconstitution. Approximately

Shootout in Turkish university; 3 killed

A shootout has occurred in a Turkish university following a scuffle among students, the Sabah newspaper reported June 24.Three people were killed and one more was injured as a result. The police have arrived at the scene. A criminal case

Sundance Energy Australia Announces Acquisition of Eagle Ford Assets

DENVER, June 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX:SEA) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle Ford and Greater Anadarko Basin, is pleased to announce that