The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia moved a step closer to ordering another batch of Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft on Friday.
Oracle Power’s shares jumped over 20% on Friday after the company’s Chinese partner formally approved moving forward with its plans to proceed with development of its Thar power station project in Pakistan.
Property investment company Alpha Pyrenees saw its share price tumble on Friday after the Guernsey-based group reported a pre-tax loss from its few remaining properties and nixed the potential for any cash return to shareholders.
Oxford Biomedica intends to raise approximately £20. 5m by way of a conditional placing of ordinary shares to raise money for expansion of bioprocessing facilities, the company said on Friday.
Pantheon Resources announced plans to frack its East Texas VOBM#5 well on Friday after the company unearthed 60 feet of net pay at the site.
GKN has agreed to combine its automotive business, Driveline, with US-based Dana in a deal valued at around $6. 1bn, as it looks to fend off a £7. 4bn hostile bid from turnaround specialist Melrose Industries.
Turnaround specialist Melrose Industries said on Friday that the deadline for its £7. 4bn hostile offer for engineer GKN has been extended until 29 March.
Irish exploration and development company Connemara Mining has been gearing up to restart drilling at the Stonepark zinc project in Limerick, its joint venture with Group Eleven Resources.
Primorus Investments confirmed on Friday that it has completed the disposal of a 5% interest in well appraisal and development company Horse Hill Developments Limited (HHDL) to Solo Oil PLC.
Mining company Vast Resources’ shares dropped over 7% Friday after announcing that it will give Mercuria Energy Group a further two weeks to finalise its pre-payment offtake.
Music and audio products company Focusrite witnessed revenue, profits and cash grow across a wide range of product groups and regions in the first half of its current trading year.
Clear Leisure PLC announced on Friday that its 50% owned joint venture Miner One has completed testing on a newly operational bitcoin mining mobile unit.
Shares in satellite services operator Inmarsat were down sharply on Friday after the company said it was slashing its dividend to divert cash towards its in-flight wi-fi offering.
Kepler Cheuvreux has upped its stance on Smurfit Kappa to 'hold' from 'reduce' after the corrugated packaging company said this week that it had rejected an offer from US-based International Paper.
Sports betting and gaming company GVC Holdings, which received shareholder approval for its merger with Ladbrokes Coral this week, posted a rise in full-year adjusted profit and net gaming revenue on Friday, thanks in part to the acquisition of bwin. party in 2015.
RM2 International’s share price skyrocketed over 290% on Friday after the company extended its cash resources through April from selling off an office in Switzerland.
Engineered and power transmission products delivery group Renold warned of the impact that increased raw materials prices were having on its operating margins on Thursday, saying that its chain division, in particular, had suffered significant headwinds as a result.
Eurasia Mining announced the commencement of site works at its West Kytlim Project on Friday, kicking off the 2018 field season.
North Africa focused oil and gas company SDX Energy announced on Friday that it has made a gas discovery on one of its Moroccan projects.
AIM-quoted exploration company Katoro Gold has been waiting to finalise a resource update and pre-feasibility study on its Tanzanian asset, putting particular focus on the potential impact of new mining legislation that was signed into law in the African nation in July 2017.