Elliott could get a say on the appointment of as many as two directors on Evergy’s 15-member board, the sources said. As part of the agreement with the hedge fund, Evergy would also form a committee of directors tasked with ensuring the company is pursuing policies that boost shareholder value, the sources added. … [Read more...] about Exclusive: U.S. utility Evergy close to board deal with Elliott – sources
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“Public school districts have found that we are overpaying charter schools for students, particularly in cyber schools, and for students with disabilities that are both in cyber and brick and mortar charter schools,” said one board member. … [Read more...] about Pittsburgh Public School Board Meets To Discuss Changes To Charter School Funding
New Delhi: The Offer for sale (OFS) of the transport engineering consultancy firm RITES has been subscribed 132 per cent on Thursday. Only non-retail quota opened for subscription today. Out of total 1,00,00,000 shares on offer for non-retail investors, the issue has received applications for 1,31,99,881 shares. The state-owned company proposes to sell up to 1.25 crore equity shares, with a green-shoe option of a similar number of shares. It expects to raise a total of Rs 745 crore from the offer. The issue opened on February 27, 2020 for non-retail investors and will open on February 28 for retail investors and for non-retail investors who choose to carry forward their un-allotted bids. The company has set the floor price for the OFS at Rs 298. The company has reserved 25 lakh shares for retail investors with an option to double the offer size in case of oversubscription. Retail investors will be allocated offer shares at a discount of Rs 8 to the cut off price in accordance … [Read more...] about RITES OFS non-retail quota subscribed 1.3 times
It’s a longstanding tradition in Parliament that the process of legislating on contentious ethical issues and troubling moral dilemmas must respect the conscience of each individual MP. And so members are usually granted a free vote on the matter at hand, especially if it touches the transcendent, metaphysical and religious. This has long been the case with such emotively-charged concerns as capital punishment, abortion and embryology – matters upon which, in a liberal democracy, the conscience ought not to be coerced. … [Read more...] about What kind of prime minister gives a free vote on a ‘fundamental human right’?
A 21-year-old woman is identified as the fourth person to test positive for the illness in NSW.The woman, a student at UNSW, flew into Sydney International Airport on flight MU749 on January 23 and presented to the emergency department 24 hours later after developing flu-like symptoms. VICTORIA: 6 … [Read more...] about Eighth Australian is diagnosed with coronavirus on board doomed Diamond Princess cruise ship