WASHINGTON, April 26 Lockheed Martin Corp is being awarded a $423 million U.S. defense contract for cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded low-rate initial production Lot 10 F-35 Lightning II aircraft, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Eric Walsh)
UPDATE 2-Barrick says union on strike at Veladero mine in Argentina
BUENOS AIRES, May 29 One of several labor unions at Barrick Gold Corp's Veladero mine in Argentina have gone on strike, the company said in a statement on Monday, adding that it is meeting with union leaders to reach a "timely" resolution to the situation.
BRIEF-Canada Post segment reports $44 mln profit before tax in Q1
* Canada post segment reports $44-million profit before tax in first quarter on the strength of continued growth in parcels