Chance of world leaders reaching an agreement at G7 summit are poor

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By Dominic Waghorn, diplomatic editor It used to be a reassuring ritual. World leaders turn up at a glamorous location somewhere, agree on how to make the world better, richer or safer, and leave after issuing a heart-warming communique... Read More

Boris Johnson heading to his first international summit as PM

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By Rob Powell, political reporter Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister – and...

Brazil’s president to send army in to tackle wildfires

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Brazil’s president has signed an order deploying the military to help protect the Amazon from wildfires, a state governor...

Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no U.S. concessions seen – Nikkei

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TOKYO (Reuters) – The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, Japan’s Nikkei business daily said on Saturday, with Tokyo making concessions on its agriculture but none immediately apparent from Washington on automobiles.... Read More

Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no tariff cuts on Japan cars: Nikkei

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TOKYO (Reuters) – The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, with Washington...

Japan, U.S. made ‘big progress’ in trade talks: Japanese minister

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Japan have made “big progress” in bilateral trade talks and shared the...

Money

Rising trade tensions revive bets on deep U.S. rate cut

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. interest rates futures rallied on Friday as rising trade tensions between China and the... Read More

Powell’s speech support U.S. rate-cut bets

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the... Read More

U.S. rates futures gain on China’s tariff, Fed’s Bullard

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FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song... Read More

U.S. rates futures slip ahead of Powell’s speech

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. interest rates futures declined on Friday for a third straight day ahead of a... Read More

Refining

US to raise tariffs on $550 billion of Chinese imports by 5 percentage points: Trump

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Washington — The US will raise the tariff on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports from 25% to 30%... Read More

Oil declines as China plans tariffs on imported US crude, escalating trade fight

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New York — Oil settled lower Friday amid renewed concerns that spiraling US-China trade tensions could blunt global energy... Read More

TC Energy’s Keystone XL moves closer to 2020 construction with Nebraska ruling

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Houston — TC Energy’s hope to start construction on the 830,000 b/d Keystone XL heavy oil pipeline in 2020... Read More

New Citgo chief won’t sell out, making debt reduction a top priority

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By David Wethe and Lucia Kassai on 8/23/2019 HOUSTON (Bloomberg) – Citgo Petroleum isn’t for sale, says the man... Read More

Oil & Energy

Hi-Crush Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences

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Diamondback Energy, Inc. Releases 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report

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Nebraska Supreme Court Affirms Keystone XL route approval

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OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TC Energy Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) (TC Energy or the Company) today... Read More

The United States tends to produce lighter crude oil and import heavier crude oil

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August 23, 2019 In 2018, total U.S. crude oil production grew by 17%, led by increased production of relatively... Read More

BW Offshore: Invitation to Q2 2019 Presentation 30 August

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BW Offshore will release its Half-Year 2019 results on Friday 30 August at 07:30 (CEST). The company will host... Read More

Precision Announces Approval of Normal Course Issuer Bid

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This news release contains “forward-looking information and statements” within the meaning... Read More

Environment

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says to fight Amazon fires, blames weather

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he will deploy federal troops with appropriate equipment... Read More

NHC says 60% chance of cyclone near Windward Islands

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(Reuters) – A low pressure system located about 1,100 miles (1,770 km) east-southeast of the Windward Islands has a... Read More

Trump speaks with Brazil’s Bolsonaro, offers aid with Amazon rainforest fires

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks in front of a portrait of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln prior... Read More

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil sends army to fight Amazon fires

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BRASILIA (Reuters) – European leaders on Friday threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting the... Read More