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The mine owned by Australian mining giant Rio Tinto is a polluting community in Guinea, villagers say

posted November 12, 2019 00:24:22 AM Photo: The villagers Alseny Bah, Mariama Camara and Kounssa Bailo Barry are angry about the effects of a nearby mine. (delivered) Related story: Rio Tinto NT mining production interrupted in the midst of security problems Related story: Rio Tinto is accused of "cutting corners" on security amid mystery of executive resignation A company owned …

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No regrets about Evans Dixon's merger: David Evans

Alan Dixon added as CEO of Evans Dixon to focus on the malicious URF fund, but has since left all executive roles. Asked for 15 percent minority shareholder protest against Dixon's resignation to the board, Mr. Evans confirmed that he had voted his shares for Dixon's return. Asked if he had any comment or explanation about URF's business in New …

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iSignthis crashes at ASX over suspension

The shutdown was made "in consultation with ASIC", which also conducted investigations, said the exchange operator. "ASX understands ASIC's investigations are ongoing," said the ASX statement. The Exchange sent a third round of questions to iSignthis with answers to be paid on November 15. iSignthis provides authentication, payment and settlement services to online games, securities trading and other Internet companies. …

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PointsBet directors top up their holdings. Should you buy?

Corporate bookmaker PointsBet Holdings Ltd (ASX: PBH) recently announced a $ 122.1 million capital raising to support its US growth opportunity. The company has also witnessed a change of director's interest notice with 4 directors acquiring a collective $ 2.3 million worth of shares. The company has just completed its $ 85.9 million oversubscribed institutional placement and is pending the …

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New sales record in China's massive Singles Day event

posted November 11, 2019 23:36:31 Photo: Alibaba likes to play stars like Taylor Swift at their 11.11 Countdown Gala events. (Delivered: Alibaba) Chinese e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD.com reported a total of more than US $ 55 billion (US $ 80 billion) in sales on Monday halfway through Singles Day, an annual marketing event that is the world's busiest online …

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Why I would sell my soul to own these 7 SaaS companies // Motley Fool Australia

According to Xero: " The cost of revenue consists of expenses that are directly associated with the secure hosting of Xero's services, the procurement of relevant information from financial institutions and the provision of support to subscribers. The costs include web hosting costs and distribution of content, bank feed costs, staff costs and related expenses (including salaries, benefits, bonuses and …

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Draws up mortgage holders who count down debt rather than spend up

ANZ, with 680,000 principal and property loan holders, said that about 7 percent had reduced their repayments since RBA began lowering official rates in June. Loading "This number includes customers who lowered their repayments as a result of the interest rate decision as well as customers who had changed a home loan structure," it said. Only 3 percent of all …

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Testing is underway for Australia's first wind farm

Exploration tests for what would become Australia's first offshore wind farm, the massive 2000 MW Star of the South project, will begin on the southern coast of Gippsland in Victoria in November. [19659003] The project, which received a green light from the federal government in March for a site exploration, will this month begin detailed studies of wind and wave …

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Uber's CEO compares Jamal Khashoggi killing to "mistake" with driverless cars

Updated November 11, 2019 7:02:47 PM Photo: Mr Khosrowshahi has since said that Khashoggi's murder was "reprehensible". (Reuters: Carlos Barria) The CEO of equestrian giant Uber has compared the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi with "mistakes" made with self-driving cars. Key points: Jamal Khashoggi was killed and interrupted in October 2018 Saudi Arabia is one of the largest investors …

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