The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC) has said it loses 200,000 barrels of crude oil daily to theft and vandalism and is calling for the military to protect oil and gas assets. Mele Kyari, group managing director of the NNPC said that though petroleum products theft on the System 2B Pipeline has reduced considerably due [...]
Summary List PlacementIn 2014, Candice Beaumont got an opportunity to join one of most exclusive and private social networks in the world. She was nominated by the World Economic Forum to become a Young Global Leader, a rare accolade given to recognize the world's most distinguished and powerful people under age 40. The World Economic Forum (WEF) is the nonprofit best known for its four-day conference in Davos, Switzerland, where the world's most powerful people gather to discuss global issues.
Summary List PlacementThe hot app Dispo now has the valuation to back up the buzz. The photo-sharing app has reportedly raised $20 million at a $200 million valuation in a Series A funding round led by Spark Capital, as first reported by Axios's Kia Kokalitcheva. Dispo declined to comment. The funding confirms a report last week by Insider that the company was being "inundated" with term sheets for its Series A round and was seeking a valuation over $100 million.
Take-out financing facilitated by pooling of assets can help banks and other infrastructure financiers to free up a portion of the over Rs 20-lakh-crore credit outstanding in the sector for fresh lending to new projects, she added.
Oak HC/FT general partners Annie Lamont, Andrew Adams and Tricia Kemp invested in healthcare and fintech before the two sectors were mainstream, and today, as a result of that early intuition and a handful of key exits, the trio has over a billion dollars in new fund money to show for it. The firm announced [...]
CLEVELAND, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quarter Highlights: Q4 2020 consolidated revenues decreased 13.8% from Q4 2019 due to lower shipments resulting from the continuing effects of very low bookings during the peak period of the global pandemic shutdowns, as well as the pace of the...
Attempts to merge these health systems date back years, but up until now, the deal never went through. : After years of back and forth negotiations, the Providence Rhode Island-based health systems Lifespan and Care New England have signed a definitive agreement to merge and create an integrated academic health system with Brown University. The soon-to-be-formed health system will combine Lifespan's Rhode Island, Miriam, Hasbro, Newport and Bradley hospitals and Care New England's Women & Infants, Kent and Butler hospitals with Brown's Warren Alpert Medical School.
A federal judge on Tuesday indefinitely banned the Biden administration from enforcing a 100-day pause on deportations of most illegal immigrants in response to a lawsuit from Texas, which argued that the moratorium violated federal law and could saddle the state with additional costs. U.S. district judge Drew Tipton issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday, dealing a blow to President Biden's efforts to follow through on his campaign promise to pause most deportations. The pause would not have applied to those who have engaged in terrorism or espionage or who pose a danger to national security.
SAN DIEGO, CA, Workiz has closed a $13 million Series B fundraising round led by New Era Capital Partners.