“Significant” in the news

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Seeking Alpha
· Lockheed Martin: Unlike Boeing, Their Dividend Can Outlast A Downturn  
Unless something significant and largely unexpected changes, there are zero reasons to believe that they cannot continue covering their dividend in the future.
Yonhap News
· (EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 25)  
US President Donald Trump is unlikely to show interest in reaching a deal by making significant concessions to Pyongyang without substantial progress toward the complete denuclearization of the recalcitrant regime.
The Guardian
· Morning mail: Nobel laureate's climate plea, Covidsafe fails, universities in dire straits  
The actor Claudia Karvan has joined a campaign in the the small south coast town of Manyana to save its only significant unburnt piece of bushland from development.
The Age
· China’s move to rein in Hong Kong is just the start  
It took into account the risks of international umbrage and reached the reasonable assumption that there would not be a significant geopolitical price to pay.
· Inside the secret talks to overhaul the Republican Party platform  
As with all significant campaign matters, they've been reporting back to Kushner.
Seeking Alpha
· Central Bank Week In Review For 5/18-5/22  
In light of the significant uncertainty and downside risks associated with the evolution of the coronavirus outbreak, how much the economy would weaken, and how long it would take to recover, the staff judged that a more pessimistic projection was no less plausible than the baseline forecast.
Seeking Alpha
· Weirdly, Intu Might Be Saved By The Lockdown  
Sure, this all depends upon that game theory and there's significant risk in doing that.
The Independent
· Dominic Cummings: Conservatives MPs from 'blue wall' seats tell Boris Johnson to launch inquiry  
Tory MPs also complained they were facing a flood of angry emails from constituents, a significant proportion of them Tory party members, over the controversy.
Al Jazeera
· The 'risky business' of tracking Rwandan fugitive Felicien Kabuga  
Kabuga was also a co-founder of Radio Television Libre des Mille Collines (RTLM), a radio station that many believe played a significant role in inciting the genocide.
The New York Times
· Gallery Sues Landlord, Claiming Covid-19 Shutdown Voids Lease  
The dispute is between companies run by two prominent art collectors, both with significant business experience and neither averse to attention.