Save Our Steel

save-our-steelDave is in Lanzarote, Sajid Javid is on an ill-timed jolly Down Under and Jeremy Corbyn wants parliament recalled to debate the dying British steel industry. While cheaper Chinese imports may have forced prices down, British steel prices have risen £30 per tonne since Christmas, with EU prices nearly £50 higher than Chinese in November. The EU’s 37 failed anti-dumping measures are just a sideshow to the real problem facing the industry: excessive EU green taxes and carbon caps.

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Protectionism and socialism can’t help us – ask the North Koreans

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North Koreans have reportedly been told to brace for another ‘arduous march’ – or devastating famine – the last of which killed 3.5 million people. Whereas North Korea’s central economic planning and autarky have brought nothing but poverty, open markets and free trade have turned South Korea into one of the world’s most dynamic economies. So why do politicians in the prosperous, free West fetishise the failed economic doctrines of Pyongyang?

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Hybrid Enterprises Receives First Customer’s Letter of Intent to Purchase Lockheed Martin Airships

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The Hybrid Airship provides affordable and safe delivery of cargo and personnel to virtually anywhere –water or land. Hybrids were designed to enable a more sustainable future.

PALMDALE, Calif., March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Straightline Aviation (SLA) signed a letter of intent to purchase up to 12 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Hybrid Airships with a potential value of approximately $480 million. SLA is working with Hybrid Enterprises, Lockheed Martin’s Hybrid Airship reseller, to finalize the purchase agreement.

Straightline Aviation (SLA) signed a letter of intent to purchase up to 12 Lockheed Martin Hybrid Airships, which provide affordable and safe delivery of cargo and personnel to virtually anywhere – on water or land. Hybrids were designed to enable a more sustainable future.

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Frontier Airlines Selects Lockheed Martin Commercial Engine Solutions as Exclusive Engine MRO Provider for CFM56-5 Fleet

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MONTREAL, March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Frontier Airlines has awarded Lockheed Martin Commercial Engine Solutions (LMCES) (NYSE: LMT) an eight-year, exclusive contract to perform engine maintenance, repair and overhaul on CFM56-5 engines for their Airbus A319s and A320ceos.

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SÉBASTIEN ROGUES AND ENGIE SAIL INTO A NEW SEASON

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Set up only recently, the GC32 Racing Tour is a spectacular circuit for foiling catamarans which brings together technology, innovation and performance. It is on this demanding circuit that Sébastien Rogues has chosen to fly the Engie colours. For the third season, the GC32 attracts more and more renowned sailors from around the world resulting in a very high standard of 2016 entrants. For this new challenge, young talent joins Sébastien Rogues aboard the flying catamaran and are continuously training to be ready for the first event to be held in Austria mid may.

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