Author: Marie Cabural

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Baker Hughes: Rig Count at 13 Year Low

  Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI), an oil field service company said that the weekly number of rigs drilling for natural gas in the United States fell by seven to 534 as of June 29.  The company recorded a 13-year downturn this […]

Organ Trafficking Increases in Europe as Crisis Spreads

Organ Trafficking Increases in Europe as Crisis Spreads

Organ trafficking is increasing not only in Asia but also in some European countries including Belarus, Greece, Italy, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Spain and Ukraine due to worsening economic condition. According to experts, some impoverished Europeans are willing to sell their […]

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Alcoa to Sell Tapoco Hydroelectric Project for $600 Million

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) announced today that it will sell its 351- megawatt Tapoco Hydroelectric Project for $600 million to Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, a Canadian company engaged in operating renewable energy platforms worldwide. The Tapoco Hydroelectric Project is composed of four hydroelectric […]

AB InBev Gains Full Control of Grupo Modelo

AB InBev Gains Full Control of Grupo Modelo

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV(EBR:ABI), the Leuven-Belgium based brewer  of Budweiser and Stella Artois gained full control of the Grupo Modelo SAB de CV (PINK:GPMCF) (FRA:G4V), the maker of Corona beer after acquiring its remaining 50 percent interest in the company for $20.1 billion in cash. […]

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Most Influential People in Finance Has Some Interesting Names

United States Federal Reserve Chaiman Ben Bernake, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s Peter Oppenheimer, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)’s Brent Callinicos and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) George Zinn were included in the list of 100 Most Influential People in Finance by Treasury & Risk, a multi-platform platform […]