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With Top Investor in Jail, Putin Hits at Business Climate

With Top Investor in Jail, Putin Hits at Business Climate(Bloomberg) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said honest business people shouldn’t have to live under “constant fear of criminal prosecution,” days after the arrest of one of the country’s top foreign investors.



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Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosions

Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosionsAll that changed in the aftermath of Thursday’s gas explosions across three suburbs north of Boston that left at least one person dead, injured at least a dozen more, and drove thousands from their homes. The area is served by the Columbia Gas of Massachusetts unit of NiSource, whose shares fell 11.7 percent to close at $ 24.79 on Friday. In an afternoon news conference officials including Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker criticized Columbia Gas for what they said was an inadequate response to the explosions.



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Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosions

Investor favorite NiSource faces questions after Massachusetts explosionsThe area is served by the Columbia Gas of Massachusetts unit of NiSource, whose shares fell 11.7 percent to close at $ 24.79 on Friday. In an afternoon news conference officials including Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker criticized Columbia Gas for what they said was an inadequate response to the explosions. Baker said he was using an emergency authority to put a different local utility, Eversource Energy , in charge of the local response.



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Tesla Investor: Autonomous Taxis Will Send Value Soaring Over Next 5 Years

Tesla Investor: Autonomous Taxis Will Send Value Soaring Over Next 5 YearsCatherine Wood is positive about the future.



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Investor Soros pledges new donation to pro-EU group

Investor Soros pledges new donation to pro-EU group(Reuters) – Billionaire financier George Soros will pledge an additional 100,000 pounds ($ 138,130) to Best for Britain, a campaign group seeking to keep Britain in the European Union, the group said in an email to Reuters. Soros, who donated 400,000 pounds to the campaign last week, will match any donations given to Best for Britain up to 100,000 pounds after attacks against him in the right-wing press, the group said. “I am happy to take the fight to those who have tried to use a smear campaign, not arguments, to prop up their failing case,” Soros told the Guardian, which had reported on the donation earlier on Sunday.



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Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilots

Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilotsRATON, N.M. (AP) — Five friends, including a Zimbabwean opposition leader, traveling to a ranch in the U.S. state of New Mexico died when their helicopter crashed in a remote area. Here's more about the prominent people on board:



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Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilots

Helicopter crash claims Texas investor, decorated pilotsRATON, N.M. (AP) — Five friends, including a Zimbabwean opposition leader, traveling to a ranch in New Mexico died when their helicopter crashed in a remote area. Here's more about the prominent people on board:



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Jared Kushner's family company pulls out of China investor events after mentioning White House in pitch

Jared Kushner's family company pulls out of China investor events after mentioning White House in pitchThe real estate company owned by the family of Jared Kushner, White House advisor and Donald Trump’s son-in-law, will no longer take part in Chinese investor events scheduled this month – after receiving backlash for mentioning White House ties in a previous business presentation. Kushner Companies was scheduled to pitch real estate opportunities to investors in China’s southern cities of Shenzhen and Guangzhou this weekend, and in the central city of Wuhan later in May, according to the New York Times. Kushner Companies did not respond to a request for comment from The Independent.



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Biggest Ukraine investor alarmed over coal blockade

Biggest Ukraine investor alarmed over coal blockadeThe biggest foreign investor in Ukraine expressed alarm Thursday over a weeks-long blockade of railway lines for transporting coal between the separatist east and the rest of the ex-Soviet state. Global steel giant ArcelorMittal expressed concern over the stoppage and said its operations near the war zone had been affected by the “challenging situation”. ArcelorMittal bills itself as the world’s largest integrated steel and mining company.



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