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Tufton Oceanic Assets acquires small bulk carrier for $7m

Ship owner Tufton Oceanic Assets said it had acquired a handysize bulk carrier for $7m, taking its fleet to 16 vessels.

The vessel had a...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 14:24

John Menzies lays of 17,500 workers; seeks government financial support

Aviation services company John Menzies said it had cut its headcount by 17,500, was attempting to secure support from the UK government and would 'consider...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 14:02

Scotgold Resources foreshadows more delays for Cononish mine in Scotland

Mining company Scotgold Resources again delayed the expected date for the commencement of production at its Cononish gold and silver mine in Scotland, citing bad...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 08:56

Serinus Energy gets debt covenant waiver

Serinus Energy said it had received a formal waiver from the European Development and Reconstruction Bank in relation to the debt service covenant.

The covenant...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 08:42

Shearwater wins contract with medical company

Cyber security company Shearwater said its GeoLang unit had won a three-year contract worth about £0.2m.

The contract was awarded by a medical and research...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 07:49

Primary Health Properties still planning to hold AGM next week

Hospital owner Primary Health Properties said that its upcoming annual general meeting was intended to proceed as planned on 1 April.

Shareholders were encouraged to...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 07:43

Anglo American warns on production after slowing down production in South Africa, Peru, UK

Mining giant Anglo American warned on production after winding down operations in South Africa and Peru, with Woodsmith polyhalite project in the UK also expected...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 07:40

Mediclinic International appoints Inga Beale as chairman

Healthcare services group Mediclinic International said it had appointed Inga Beale as its its new chairman.

She would replace Edwin Hertzog upon his retirement at...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 07:30

Standard Life Aberdeen sells more HDFC Life shares for £237m

Wealth manager Standard Life Aberdeen said it had sold down a further stake in Indian insurer HDFC Life, for 21.86bn Indian rupees (£237m).

The company...

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 07:26

Avon Rubber receives first order from U.S. Defense Logistics Agency contract

Avon Rubber said it had received an initial order, worth $20m, under its contract with the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency.

Deliveries under this order...

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 09:09