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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Saudis avoid 1980s mistakes to halt oil price fall as glut builds

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 11:54am by Reuters

    ... the rise of China triggered a decade-long price boom. Fellow Gulf Arab ally and Opec exporter Kuwait has already said the Opec is unlikely to cut oil production in an effort to prop up prices ... led ultimately to the first Gulf War in the early 1990s. It was not until late 1985 that the issue came to a head. The kingdom and the Opec finally agreed to reclaim market share, driving ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Saudis like low oil prices to slow US shale expansion

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 12:56pm by Reuters

    ... doesn't suit anyone to have a price war, for the price to fall below US$100 a barrel." On Sunday, Ali al-Omair, oil minister of Saudi Arabia's core Gulf ally Kuwait, appeared ...

  3. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Nexen deal sees US hobble CNOOC in Gulf fields

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM, Kwong Man-ki

    ... Bloomberg and Kwong Man-ki in Beijing US hobbles CNOOC in Gulf fields US hobbles CNOOC in Gulf fields CNOOC, China's largest offshore oil and natural gas producer, has been barred from controlling Gulf of Mexico oilfields under the terms of its US$15 billion takeover of Canadian firm Nexen. The state-owned oil giant's purchase of Nexen includes about 200 deep-water ...

  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Rising US gas exports set to boost demand for LPG ships

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:45am by BLOOM

    ... a day in the week to June 13, the highest since 1986, and natural gas output is forecast to hit a record high for a fourth year. An ample supply of gas has depressed prices along the US Gulf ...

  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Canadian exports of LNG to Asia seen as enormous opportunity

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 09:37am by Toh Han Shih

    ... pipeline controversy in the US which would link Alberta's tar sands to refineries on the Texas Gulf Coast. In November last year, a protest by dozens of environmental groups took place ...

  6. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Canada seeks its share of gas boom

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 04:31am by Eric Ng

    ... interior gas fields and the coast. "Canada needs the infrastructure to get the gas to the port, whereas the US Gulf coast players exporting via the Panama Canal do not have that issue. ...

  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China scrambles to boost oil output

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 02:57am by Reuters

    ... in domestic natural gas prices and moves to link pump prices more closely with international crude costs. The increase, however, is far from enough to bridge the gulf between the energy consumption ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Opec leaves oil output steady after Vienna meeting

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... the threat of shale oil, but it is now a live topic within the group. Gulf producers, led by Saudi Arabia, think Opec will still be able to pump at least 30 million bpd, provided US shale oil supply ... modest growth has relieved concern among core Gulf producers that Baghdad would capture their market share in Asia. ...

  9. Business - Companies - ENERGY

    CNOOC's US$15b takeover bid wins approval from Nexen investors

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... which would have delivered more oil from Alberta to Gulf Coast refineries, he said. The government said on August 29 that it had received CNOOC's application to buy Nexen. Canada has 45 ... a decision on the CNOOC bid. Nexen produces crude from its Long Lake oil-sands project in Alberta, as well as projects in the North Sea, offshore West Africa and the Gulf of Mexico. US authorities ...

  10. News - Asia - ENERGY

    Hydrate-containing sediments seen as a potential energy source

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... bedeviled petroleum engineers for decades, as they can form in subsea pipelines and obstruct flows. They played a small but unwelcome role during efforts to stop the Gulf of Mexico oil spill ...




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