WHO 'rethinking' Mugabe ambassador post

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The World Health Organisation says it is now “rethinking” its decision to make Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador. Director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said he was thinking again in light of the controversy caused by the... Read More

'Worst attack since Franco': Catalan leader reacts

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Madrid’s moves to take back some powers from Catalonia are the “worst attack since the dictatorship of Franco”. The...

Malta offers €1m reward over journalist killing

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Malta’s government has offered a €1m (£893,000) reward for information on who killed an investigative reporter with a car...

‘It’s a coup’: Thousands protest power transfer from Barcelona to Madrid (VIDEO, PHOTO)

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The head of the Catalan parliament, Carme Forcadell, has denounced Madrid’s decision to transfer the powers from the regional...

U.S. tax plan hopes lift stocks, dollar strengthens

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – World stocks advanced, bond yields rose and the U.S. Dollar strengthened on Friday on increased hopes President Donald Trump could make progress on his fiscal plans after the U.S. Senate approved a budget blueprint that... Read More

Recent hurricanes take toll on quarterly earnings

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – After raging over the southern United States and Puerto Rico, remnants of hurricanes Harvey, Irma...

Is America Becoming More Productive?

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Shutterstock photo How efficient is the USA using its labor force in terms of labor vs income / products...

OPEC Looks To Permanently Expand The Cartel

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Shutterstock photo At its November 30 meeting, OPEC will seek to discuss making its current partnership with non-OPEC producers permanent, OPEC’s...

Refining

US shale outlook seen at risk from more intensive fracking

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US shale oil production is unlikely to peak before the middle of next decade, but current fracking techniques may... Read More

WoodMac: What's behind the boost in Libya's oil production?

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Effective export capacity will be constrained by damage to the key ports of As Sidrah and Ras Lanuf limiting... Read More

Petrobras contracts FPSO for Sepia field, in the Santos basin

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10/20/2017 RIO DE JANEIRO — Petrobras informs that on Oct. 13, 2017 it signed a contract with Modec Group... Read More

BSEE lends expertise in Louisiana oil platform fire investigation

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10/20/2017 NEW ORLEANS — An engineer, an inspector and an investigator in New Orleans with the Bureau of Safety... Read More

Oil & Energy

Ecuador defends big Yasuni rainforest oil bet

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YASUNI PARK, Ecuador (Reuters) – The manager of state oil company Petroamazonas defended Ecuador’s plans to expand exploitation of... Read More

Storm Brian clobbers Ireland and British coastal towns, buildings damaged

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TENBY, Wales (Reuters) – Storm Brian battered towns in Ireland and along the western coast of England and Wales... Read More

China says winter smog battle to have limited impact on economy

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BEIJING (Reuters) – The economic impact of China’s tough campaign against smog this winter is expected to be limited,... Read More

Three dead, search on for others after landslide at Malaysia construction site

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Three foreign workers were killed and 11 others were missing after a landslide at a... Read More

Money

'Dr. Doom', Marc Faber, removed from more boards after comments on race

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Marc Faber, the markets prognosticator known as “Dr. Doom,” has been dismissed from three more... Read More

Nestle CEO praised by Third Point but hedge fund still wants more

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LONDON/BOSTON (Reuters) – Nine months into leading the world’s biggest packaged food company, Nestle SA (NESN.S) Chief Executive Mark... Read More

Third Point takes stake in Dover Corp, urges changes: letter

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb’s hedge fund Third Point LLC bought a stake in Dover Corp during... Read More

Column: With U.S. elder abuse in spotlight, a look at guardians

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Are unsuspecting seniors around the United States being scooped up without warning from their homes, placed... Read More

Ackman urges ADP to consider acquiring Ceridian amid proxy fight

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Activist investor William Ackman, currently battling for board seats at Automatic Data Processing Inc (ADP.O), on... Read More

E*Trade to buy custody firm in growth push as profits remain dull

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC.O) plans to spend $275 million to acquire a firm that provides... Read More