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Massive search operation underway in Colombo

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The Police urged the public not to panic and to assist the Police in the operations. (Colombo Gazette) A massive search operation is underway in Colombo with vehicles and some buildings being checked.Road blocks have been placed around Colombo and some houses are also being checked. The search operation has been launched following fears that suspects linked to the terror network involved in the Easter Sunday bombing could be in the city.A suspicious vehicle in Katunayake was searched and the road near the airport was closed but the area was later cleared. read more

AP Source Airbus plans to build first US factory in Alabama

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European plane maker Airbus intends to build its first U.S. plant in Mobile, Ala., a person with knowledge of its plans told The Associated Press on Wednesday.The person, who requested anonymity because a public announcement has not been made, says the company would build A320s there.The A320 is a widely-used plane flown by U.S. airlines, including Delta and US Airways. An Alabama plant would have Airbus building planes squarely in the territory of archrival Boeing.The plan was first reported by The New York Times, citing anonymous sources, who said that an announcement could come as soon as Monday.Airbus has said it wants to expand, and that it favours a site in the Southern U.S. A spokeswoman says no decision has been made by the company’s board. by News Staff Posted Jun 27, 2012 7:47 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email AP Source: Airbus plans to build first US factory in Alabama read more

Hydro One closes 46 million purchase of Woodstock Hydro Holdings

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by The Canadian Press Posted Oct 31, 2015 2:54 am MDT Last Updated Oct 31, 2015 at 3:40 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email TORONTO – Hydro One Inc. has announced the closing of its $46.2 million purchase of Woodstock Hydro Holdings Inc., including its wholly-owned subsidiary Woodstock Hydro Services Inc.Hydro One says in a release issued Saturday morning that the purchase price includes the assumption of Woodstock Hydro’s existing debt of approximately $17 million.The sale was approved by the Ontario Energy Board on September 11.Under terms of the deal Woodstock Hydro’s approximately 15,800 customers will see a 1 per cent reduction in their monthly distribution delivery rates effective October 31, 2015. Rates will also be frozen for the next five years.Woodstock Hydro will operate as usual until the transition to Hydro One is complete, in 2016.This includes no changes to customer account numbers, bills, billing and payment and service options. Hydro One closes $46 million purchase of Woodstock Hydro Holdings read more