Small cap movers: Arena Events succumbs to 21p a share offer but hits the skids after profit warning

Small cap movers: Arena Events succumbs to 21p a share offer but hits the skids after profit warning

Arena Events Group PLC (AIM:ARE), a turnkey events solution provider, was taken out this week in an agreed 21p a share cash offer. The shares shot up 44% to 20.25p on the bid, which comes from IHC Industrial Holding, an Abu Dhabi-based publicly-listed holding company, and Tasheel, which …

Budget: Chancellor to keep purse strings tight even with unexpected windfall

Budget: Chancellor to keep purse strings tight even with unexpected windfall

Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivers his third Budget on Wednesday and seemingly still with no definitive indicator on how Britain economically is recovering from coronavirus. At the start of this week, the backdrop was not encouraging. Headlines have been dominated by covid-inspired supply chains issues and shortages, soaring gas …

Proactive weekly mining highlights: Tungsten West, Rio Tinto, Greatland Gold…

Proactive weekly mining highlights: Tungsten West, Rio Tinto, Greatland Gold…

Tungsten West PLC (AIM:TUN) which plans to restart production at the Hemerdon tungsten-tin mine in south Devon, made its debut on London’s Alternative Investment Market today. “We are delighted to commence trading on AIM, following an extremely successful IPO and fundraise,” said chief executive Max Denning. Rio Tinto …

Cop26: plenty to keep an eye on for investors

Cop26: plenty to keep an eye on for investors

The United Nations climate summit, better known as Cop26, starts on 31 October following G20 talks in Rome and moves to Glasgow for the following fortnight, with decisions made there that could, or should, have massive implications for everyone and every company in the world. The need for …

Climate crisis education should be embedded in system, say unions

Climate crisis education should be embedded in system, say unions

Climate crisis Climate crisis education should be embedded in system, say unions Government urged to carry out comprehensive review of curriculum and decarbonise school estate by 2030 PA Media Sat 23 Oct 2021 04.24 EDT Last modified on Sat 23 Oct 2021 04.45 EDT Climate crisis education should become fully …

Britain’s oil and gas workers want a green transition – but the industry doesn’t | Erik Dalhuijsen

Britain’s oil and gas workers want a green transition – but the industry doesn’t | Erik Dalhuijsen

OpinionEnergy industry Britain’s oil and gas workers want a green transition – but the industry doesn’t I’ve worked in oil for decades, and seen what happens when jobs dry up with no plan B. Now industry leaders must face reality too Sat 23 Oct 2021 04.00 EDT Moving to a …

‘We’ve been caught half-dressed’: ambivalent Glasgow awaits Cop26

‘We’ve been caught half-dressed’: ambivalent Glasgow awaits Cop26

Cop26 ‘We’ve been caught half-dressed’: ambivalent Glasgow awaits Cop26 Ambivalence, industrial disputes and other issues are complicating city’s build-up to the climate conference Sat 23 Oct 2021 04.00 EDT Diwali candles in pretty terracotta pots are stacked around the counter at Suresh & Sons grocer in Finnieston, the Glasgow district …

Proactive weekly oil & gas highlights: Diversified Energy, United, San Leon, Europa, Mosman, Scirocc

Proactive weekly oil & gas highlights: Diversified Energy, United, San Leon, Europa, Mosman, Scirocc

Diversified Energy Company PLC (LSE:DEC, OTCQX:DECPF) confirmed it is to host a Capital Markets Day event in Texas, including a tour of assets in its ‘Central Region’ to showcase examples of its Smarter Asset Management and ESG operating initiatives. The company, in a statement, said the event will …

Jane Fonda on the climate fight: ‘The cure for despair is action’

Jane Fonda on the climate fight: ‘The cure for despair is action’

Climate crisis Jane Fonda on the climate fight: ‘The cure for despair is action’ Sometimes the only way to get attention is to break the rules. Fifty years after my first arrest, I’ve embraced being locked up in the name of the planet. As Cop26 nears, here’s why it’s time …

China, India and Brazil must set out their plans to cut emissions | The Secret Negotiator

China, India and Brazil must set out their plans to cut emissions | The Secret Negotiator

The Secret NegotiatorCop26 China, India and Brazil must set out their plans to cut emissions An insider says keeping temperatures within 1.5C above pre-industrial levels rests with big developing countries in G20 Sat 23 Oct 2021 03.00 EDT As we get closer to the beginning of Cop26, I worry that …