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GE's 119-year-old dividend is on life support

By Matt Egan, CNN Business General Electric's 119-year-old dividend is a source of pride inside this once-dependable company.One of the only things that GE bulls and bears on Wall Street seem to agree on is that the dividend will get cut."Everyone we speak to expects a huge dividend cut," Barclays analyst Julian Mitchell…

Diplomacy shifts in Middle East as three powers jockey for advantage in Khashoggi case

The disappearance and suspected murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has temporarily shifted the balance of power in the Middle East, emboldening Turkey in its rivalry with Saudi Arabia, with the United States caught in the middle.Some 17 days after Khashoggi vanished after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul…
They Teach Marines How to Survive in Storms and Subsidence

They Teach Marines How to Survive in Storms and Subsidence

This post has been brought you by The American business directoryThe aircraft is in danger. It falls to the sea in the middle of a storm with the crew on board. Those at risk manage to board a lifeboat; everything is a simulacrum. This is the facilities of the Integral Training Center for Survival in the Sea. Here, cadets and students learn from the most basic course of survival swimming…

bizEDGE New Zealand - Haiwaiki cable accelerates NZ/US collaboration

REANNZ has today launched its new Hawaiki cable capacity which for the first time provides New Zealand researchers with a dedicated, high-speed connection to the United States enabling them to be partners in world-leading research collaborations.The connectivity has already delivered a ‘world first’ - At today’s launch at the University of Otago…

British Olympian leads project to build zero-emissions...

A zero-emissions automated sailing vessel will be built in Belfast.The 45-metre catamaran will require no fossil fuels, offer unlimited range and has the potential to travel at 50 knots, with a cruising speed of 30 knots in any conditions including no wind.Belfast has a rich heritage of shipbuilding and Artemis Technologies…

19 wicked scary spots to explore ahead of Halloween

Vampires, witches, ghosts, mad scientists, and murder New England has it all. Ahead of Halloween, SYFY WIRE tapped several New England paranormal researchers to help assemble the 19 best (and most haunted) locations to catch a good scare.Boston-based Sam Baltrusis worked for many years as a journalist and was a skeptic before researching his first book on the ghosts of Boston.

History Proves Taking on the U.S. Navy Is a Really Bad Idea

Tom CallenderSecurity, As long as Congress provides the Navy with sufficient and stable funding to rebuild and modernize the fleet, its sailors will continue to adapt and employ their ships, submarines, and aircraft with new tactics to overcome these new challengesjust as they have for 243 years.History Proves Taking on the U.S. Navy Is a Really Bad IdeaOct.

Benzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For October 17, 2018

Top UpgradesDeutsche Bank upgraded Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE: DAL) from Hold to Buy. Delta Air shares rose 3.28 percent to $54.85 in pre-market trading.Bernstein upgraded Workday Inc (NASDAQ: WDAY) from Market Perform to Outperform. Workday shares rose 2.1 percent to $136.92 in pre-market trading.Goldman Sachs upgraded NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) from Neutral to Buy.

Arabian Aerospace - Qatar Airways Cargo commences freighter services to Macau

Qatar Airways Cargo has commenced freighter services to Macau, the carriers fourth freighter destination in Greater China.Alongside the launch of the new twice-weekly services to Macau, the carrier has also introduced transpacific freighter services, providing direct flights over the Pacific from Macau to North America…

Two Ships With U.S. Soybeans Head to China With Trade War Lingering

Two Ships With U.S. Soybeans Head to China With Trade War LingeringMore(Bloomberg) -- Two more vessels loaded with U.S. soybeans have departed for China, signaling that buyers may be getting more desperate for supplies amid the prolonged trade war between the nations.Star Laura and Golden Empress were loaded during the week ended Oct. 11.

Celebrate Seafood Month | Columns

There are many national days, weeks, and months with odd beginnings and meanings. Most of these celebrations appear to be clever marketing campaigns. October is on record as the American Cheese Month, National Cranberry, Apple, Applejack, Caramel, Chili, Cookie, Dessert, Pasta, Pizza, Pork, and Pretzel Month, just to name a few.

Gone Fishing with Plaquemines’ President in ‘America’s Wetlands’

Please enable Javascript to watch this videoPlaquemines Parish, La.--Our foray into Plaquemines Parish has to include a conversation with the guy in charge. President Amos Cormier III succeeded his father in the top job and he sees his role as primarily doing for others.Cormier says, "I fell like it's a call to serve. Rightfully so…

U.S. falling short of target for Cuban migration

With visa-issuing operations at the U.S. Embassy in Havana at a virtual standstill, the United States is expected to fall far short of the minimum of 20,000 annual immigrant visas for Cubans that is the target in the U.S.-Cuba migration accords.A semiannual report that the State Department is required to submit to Congress shows that through the end of July…

New Brunswick's Dramatic Coastlines, Distinct Maritime Charm, an

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you are affiliated with this page and would like it removed please contact [email protected] United States Tour Operators…

‘A giant in Washington history’: Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and owner of Seahawks, dead at

Please enable Javascript to watch this videoSEATTLE Paul Allen, one of the most influential businessmen and philanthropists in Seattle history, died Monday at the age of 65.Allen was the co-founder of Microsoft along with Bill Gates, as well as the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, part-owner of…

Two Ships With U.S. Soybeans Head to China With Trade War Lingering By Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) -- Two more vessels loaded with U.S. soybeans have departed for China, signaling that buyers may be getting more desperate for supplies amid the prolonged trade war between the nations.Star Laura and Golden Empress were loaded during the week ended Oct. 11. Star, which left the Gulf of Mexico, is destined to arrive at China’s Qingdao port at the end of the month…

Keppel Nears Deal for Blackstone-Owned Chemical Firm Ixom

Keppel Nears Deal for Blackstone-Owned Chemical Firm IxomMore(Bloomberg) -- Keppel Infrastructure Trust is nearing an agreement to acquire Ixom, an Australian chemical company controlled by Blackstone Group LP, people with knowledge of the matter said.A deal may be announced in the coming weeks, the people said, asking not to be identified because the information is private.

The growing industrialization and mechanization of industries has surged the demand for hydraulic fl

Hydraulic fluids and process oil market is one of the prominent market as they find their applications across range of industries such as automotive, industrial machinery, marine. Hydraulics is an energy transferring technique using fluid medium, thus hydraulic fluids transfers power as well as lubricates, prevent corrosion, wear of machine and acts as heat transfer medium.

Offshore drillers eye recovery by 2020

FILE PHOTO: An oil and gas drilling platform stands offshore in the Gulf of Mexico in Dauphin Island, Alabama, U.S., October 5, 2013. REUTERS/Steve Nesius/File PhotoMoreBy John Benny(Reuters) - Battered oil and gas drilling companies are finally seeing piecemeal signs that the prices they charge for offshore rigs are bottoming…