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  • FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2016 file photo, a man looks up near smoke spewing from a chimney near the Jiujiang steel and rolling mills in Qianan in northern China's Hebei province. Researchers say Tuesday, April 25, 2017 that China's conversion of coal into natural gas could prevent tens of thousands of premature deaths annually. But there's a catch: It also could undermine efforts to rein in greenhouse gas emissions. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

    BEIJING (AP) — China's conversion of coal into natural gas could prevent tens of thousands of premature deaths each year. But there's a catch: As the country shifts its use of vast coal reserves to send less smog-inducing chemicals into the air, the move threatens to undermine efforts to rein in greenhouse gas emissions, …

  • Saudi Arabia reversed some worker benefit and salary cuts — a move that could make the kingdom even more reliant on a higher oil price.

  • Gran Colombia Gold Corp. announced today that the proposals to consolidate its common shares and to extend its Senior Secured Convertible Debentures due 2020 were both overwhelmingly supported by those ...

  • Senator Minerals Inc. is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a letter of intent with Gunnar Minerals Corp. pursuant to which it proposes to acquire a controlling interest in the Carter ...

  • China has tendered 22 oil and gas blocks in the South China Sea, a move that has far reaching geopolitical consequences, for both oil companies and governments

  • The Bullish Case For Oil Is Fading Fast Oilprice.com - 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    As the bullish case for oil is losing strength and the contango is back, major hedge funds have started to close some long positions

  • Official: 'Silver lining' in hacker, foreign nation alliance Associated Press - 2 hours 53 minutes ago

    Foreign governments that rely on the services of private criminal hackers leave their operations vulnerable to being exposed and disrupted, creating a "silver living" for U.S. law enforcement ...

  • Barrick Gold misses 1Q profit forecasts Associated Press - 3 hours ago

    The Toronto-based company said it had net income of 58 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 14 cents per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average ...

  • Wavefront Technology Solutions Inc. , an Oil Field Service provider focused on enhancing hydrocarbon recovery through the lifecycle of a production asset is pleased to announce that broader field deployment ...

  • DXI Energy Inc. , an upstream oil and gas exploration and production company operating in Colorado's Piceance Basin and the Peace River Arch region in British Columbia, tomorrow mails shareholders details ...

  • Graña y Montero S.A.A. a leading Engineering and Construction company announced today that it closed the sale of its 51% stake in Compañía Operadora de Gas del Amazonas S.A.C.

  • Putin’s confidence in the Assad government continues to grow, with Syria and Russia looking to pen fossil fuel deals that will reaffirm Russian dominance in the region

  • Aura Silver Resources Inc. announces that it has granted stock options for a total of 5,300,000 common shares of the Company to officers, directors and consultants of the Company. These stock options are ...

  • Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global OilField Equipment Rental Market 2017-2021" report to their offering.

  • Equus Total Return, Inc. today announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire and consolidate its operations with U.S. Gas & Electric, Inc. , a residential and commercial energy services ...

  • A pump jack used to help lift crude oil from a well in South Texas? Eagle Ford Shale formation stands idle in Dewitt County Texas

    Oil prices slipped nearly 1 percent on Monday, extending last week's decline, on lack of confirmation that OPEC will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and as Russia indicated it can lift output if the deal on curbs lapses. "We think an extension is highly likely, with a growing OPEC consensus in support of that …

  • A pump jack used to help lift crude oil from a well in South Texas? Eagle Ford Shale formation stands idle in Dewitt County Texas

    By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices slipped nearly 1 percent on Monday, extending last week's decline, on lack of confirmation that OPEC will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and as Russia indicated it can lift output if the deal on curbs lapses. "We think an extension is highly likely, with …

  • File photo of a worker walking past a pump jack on an oil field owned by Bashneft, Bashkortostan

    Oil prices slipped nearly 1 percent on Monday, extending last week's decline, on lack of confirmation that OPEC will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and as Russia indicated it can lift output if the deal on curbs lapses. "We think an extension is highly likely, with a growing OPEC consensus in support of that …

  • An offshore oil platform is seen at the Bouri Oil Field off the coast of Libya

    Oil prices slipped nearly 1 percent on Monday, extending last week's decline, on lack of confirmation that OPEC will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and as Russia indicated it can lift output if the deal on curbs lapses. "We think an extension is highly likely, with a growing OPEC consensus in support of that …

  • Oil prices slipped nearly 1 percent on Monday, extending last week's decline, on lack of confirmation that OPEC will extend output cuts until the end of 2017 and as Russia indicated it can lift output if the deal on curbs lapses. Russian oil output could climb to its highest rate in 30 years if the Organization of the …

  • File photo of gold bullion is displayed at Hatton Garden Metals precious metal dealers in London

    NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Gold fell more than 1 percent on Monday, after the market's favoured French presidential candidate won the first round of the country's election, but prices pared losses as U.S. Treasury yields came off their highs. Centrist Emmanuel Macron took a big step towards the French presidency on Sunday …

  • Weak demand within the energy complex could bubble up to the crude oil market, analysts say.

  • Workers at Sri Lanka's state-run oil firm Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) called off a strike on Monday less than 24 hours in after the government agreed to consult them before signing an oil tank deal with India. Thousands of Sri Lankan motorists queued for fuel earlier in the day after the workers went on strike to …

  • Energy stocks take hit on threat of bill cap from Conservatives

    Big Six energy firms Centrica (Frankfurt: A0DK6K - news) and SSE (LSE: SSE.L - news) each suffered a shares sell-off after the Conservatives signalled energy caps would be in their election manifesto. British Gas owner Centrica slipped by nearly 4% while SSE ended 2% lower in reaction to the prospect of a market intervention …

  • Saudi Arabia has had a rough go of it of late. The oil crash, which shaved about 75% off the...

  • Co-op Bank to pick new City advisers as sale prospects diminish

    The beleaguered Co-operative Bank will this week pick new City advisers to negotiate a restructuring deal with its investors as hopes of an outright sale of the company diminish. Sky News has learnt that the Co-op Bank is to hire investment bankers to help thrash out an agreement with a group of US hedge funds, which hold …

  • ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Rocked by a shakeup in the Western political order, companies are buying more insurance to protect themselves against the threat of rising protectionism and upheaval to their operations in emerging markets. Insurers say demand is being driven by uncertainty over the consequences of a string of …

  • A woman walks past official posters of candidates for the 2017 French presidential election Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron at a local market in Bethune

    ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Rocked by a shakeup in the Western political order, companies are buying more insurance to protect themselves against the threat of rising protectionism and upheaval to their operations in emerging markets. Insurers say demand is being driven by uncertainty over the consequences of a string of …

  • By Alissa de Carbonnel and Maya Nikolaeva PARIS (Reuters) - Western partners of gas giant Gazprom agreed on Monday to provide half the financing for the 9.5-billion euro (7.95 billion pounds) Nord Stream 2 pipeline, removing a big hurdle for a Russian plan to pump more gas to Europe. The commercial endorsement of the …

  • Western partners of gas giant Gazprom (GAZP.MM) agreed on Monday to provide half the financing for the 9.5-billion euro (7.95 billion pounds) Nord Stream 2 pipeline, removing a big hurdle for a Russian plan to pump more gas to Europe. The commercial endorsement of the project by Western firms offers Russian state-owned …

  • Western partners of gas giant Gazprom agreed on Monday to provide half the financing for the 9.5-billion euro ($10.32 billion) Nord Stream 2 pipeline, removing a big hurdle for a Russian plan to pump more gas to Europe. The commercial endorsement of the project by Western firms offers Russian state-owned Gazprom, which …

  • Gold Price Forecast to Continue Lower

  • Alberta's Energy Minister Sees Glass Half-Full in Oil-Sands Deals

    The $20 billion of oil-sands assets that Canadian producers bought from foreign companies in a recent spate of deals shows they’re doubling down on their operations and the region’s resources, Alberta Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd said. While it’s “business as usual” for multinationals to shuffle their assets based …

  • ZURICH/LONDON, April 24 (Reuters) - Rocked by a shakeup in the Western political order, companies are buying more insurance to protect themselves against the threat of rising protectionism and upheaval to their operations in emerging markets. Insurers say demand is being driven by uncertainty over the consequences of a …

  • FRN Variable Rate Fix Business Wire - 7 hours ago

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Re: SCOTLAND GAS NETWORKS PLC GBP 125,000,000.00 MATURING: 02-Nov-2039 ISIN: XS0460689044   PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 02-Nov-2016 TO 02-May-2017 HAS ...

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