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Russia to launch its first crewless ship in 2020

October 24, 2019 admin 0

The St. Petersburg-based Sredne-Nevskiy Shipyard will float out the country’s first ship with crewless navigation technology in 2020, TASS news agency reported on Thursday. TASS said the research vessel “Pioneer-M” was designed by experts from […]

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UK PM to try for Dec. 12 election

October 24, 2019 admin 0

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday said that he would give MPs more time to debate the new Brexit deal he reached with the European Union as long as they agree to a Dec. […]

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German shares up 0.49 pct at start of trading

October 24, 2019 admin 0

German stocks were off to a good start on Thursday morning local time, with the benchmark DAX index rising by 62.44 points, or 0.49 percent, opening at 12,860.63 points. The biggest winner among Germany’s largest […]

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France picks Atos boss for EU commissioner

October 24, 2019 admin 0

France on Thursday nominated chief executive of Atos technology group Thierry Breton to manage the single currency bloc’s industrial policy in the next European Commission, President Emmanuel Macron’s office said in a statement. “The President […]