Daily Archives: December 11, 2017

Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Commencement of the Review of its Water License Applications for the Back River Project

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (TSX:SBB.T), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Nunavut Water Board (NWB) has commenced public review of the Type A and Type B water license applications related to initial development, mine construction and operation of the Back River Project (the “Project” or “Back River”).

Algeco Scotsman Announces Debt Package for Refinancing, Acquisition of Touax Solutions Modulaires SAS and Exercise of Put Option

BALTIMORE, Md., Dec. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algeco/Scotsman Holding S.à r.l. (together with its subsidiaries, the “Algeco Group”) today announced that a finance special purpose vehicle that will be a subsidiary of the Algeco Group has entered into a senior debt package arranged by a syndicate of lending institutions and a preferred stock facility with a group of other financing providers. 

WTO warns of existing protectionism risks

The director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO) has warned that “the threat of protectionism remains present” and insisted that “trade and technology are solutions” to global development.

Roberto Azevedo made the remarks to the press at the WTO’s 11th Ministerial Conference on Sunday in Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires.…

AU: Thousands of IS jihadists could return to Africa

Up to 6,000 Africans who fought for the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Iraq and Syria could return home, the African Union’s top security official warned on Sunday, calling on countries to prepare for the threat.…

AU: Thousands of IS jihadists could return to Africa

Up to 6,000 Africans who fought for the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Iraq and Syria could return home, the African Union’s top security official warned on Sunday, calling on countries to prepare for the threat.…

Macron asks Netanyahu to break peace deadlock

French President Emmanuel Macron told Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday that he needs to make gestures to the Palestinians to break the current impasse.

The two leaders met a few days after US President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.…

WB: Vietnam’s medium-term growth forecast at 6.5%

Vietnam’s growth is projected at 6.7% this year and 6.5% in the next two years with a low inflation rate, the World Bank said at the launch of its semiannual report Taking stock-An update on Vietnam’s recent economic developments in Hanoi on Monday.…