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Wang Jianlin

China’s richest man sees trade hit by Sino-U.S. tensions

China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin, said on Tuesday that rising tensions between the United States and China will affect trade, although he’s confident that...

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U.S. businessmen plegdes to explore opportunities in Enugu

The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria,  Stuart Symington, has expressed the willingness of the U.S. business community to explore investment opportunities in Enugu State....

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U.S. Navy Destroyer fires warning shots at Iranian vessels

A U.S. Navy destroyer fired three warning shots at four Iranian fast-attack vessels after they closed in at a high rate of speed near the Strait of Hormuz, two U.S....

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Trump’s 350-ship Navy could cost U.S. $25bn per year

The U.S. Navy is looking at an average annual cost of nearly $21 billion to reach its goal of 308 battle force ships, about one-third more than amount of annual funding...

U.S. ban on new arctic drilling gives Canada leg up, lawmakers say

U.S. ban on new arctic drilling gives Canada leg up, lawmakers say

U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday slammed an agreement made with Canada to ban offshore Arctic drilling, saying Ottawa’s plan to review its ban every five years gives...

China okays $6bn for airport expansion

China returns underwater drone as U.S. condemns ‘unlawful’ seizure

China has returned a U.S. underwater drone taken by one of its naval vessels in the disputed South China Sea last week after what it said were friendly talks with the...

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Tin Can Port Customs intercept gas mask, arms shipped from U.S.

The Tin can Island port command of the Nigeria Customs Service has uncovered a magazine with 10 rounds of live ammunition and 7,500 air gun pallets shipped into the...

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U.S. oil and gas industry cheers Trump energy pick

The U.S. oil and gas industry on Wednesday welcomed President-elect Donald Trump’s choice of former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of...

Iran to work on nuclear-powered marine vessels after U.S. violation of nuke deal

Iran to work on nuclear-powered marine vessels after U.S. violation of nuke deal

Iran ordered its scientists on Tuesday to start developing systems for nuclear-powered marine vessels in response to what it calls a U.S. violation of its landmark 2015...

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Oil traders prepare flotilla to ship U.S. exports to Asia

Oil traders and major producers are lining up a flotilla of carriers to ship more U.S. crude to Asia in December than in nearly two decades as higher prices, supported...

James Leavelle attends an event honoring 30 surviving World War II veterans who will travel to Hawaii to attend ceremonies for the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, in Beverly Hills

On 75th Anniversary, U.S. veterans recall Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

It has been 75 years, but U.S. Navy veteran James Leavelle can still recall watching with horror as Japanese warplanes rained bombs down on his fellow sailors in the...