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‘Huge’ challenges as South African president is sworn in

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has been sworn in before a 30,000-strong crowd, vowing to create jobs and tackle deep-rooted corruption. Mr Ramaphosa, the country’s fourth democratically elected president since the end of apartheid, took the presidential oath in a packed Loftus Versfeld stadium in capital Pretoria. “Today our nation enters a new era of Read More

More than 200 migrants rescued from rubber boats

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More than 200 migrants aboard two boats in distress have been rescued by Maltese authorities. The boats containing 216 men, women and children were rescued on Friday night by the Armed Forces of Malta. They will be examined by doctors and given the chance to seek asylum. Image: The migrants will be examined by doctors Read More

Belt and Road to boost China’s growth over next four decades

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China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will likely provide significant business opportunities to global economies, according to participants of the 8th China Business Forum in London. They said that the world’s second largest economy, China, is poised to grow strongly in the next two to four decades thanks to the BRI. “Growth is going to Read More

South African government withdraws sulfur dioxide emissions changes ahead of carbon tax

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(Corrects headline and paragraphs 4, 5 and 7 of this May 24 story to show government withdrew changes before court ruling.) FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen near cooling towers of the Hendrina power station, located south of Middelburg, South Africa, July 13, 2018. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s average temperatures are rising more Read More

Supermajors lead the way in high impact exploration

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5/24/2019 ABERDEEN — The largest oil companies are playing an increasingly important role in high impact exploration but performance was down in 2018, limited by a lack of depth in the quality of global drilling opportunities, according to experts at research consultancy, Westwood Global Energy Group. It’s 10th annual ‘State of Exploration’ report reviewed global Read More

Hundreds of migrants saved after boats get into trouble in Med

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Almost 300 migrants have been rescued from the Mediterranean after trying to reach Europe from Libya. The migrants – mostly from Arab and African countries – were saved as rescue charities warned of the increasing danger and instability of Libya. The International Organisation for Migration in Libya described conditions in the north African country as Read More

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd.: Filing of Interim Financial Statements

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FALCON OIL & GAS LTD.(“Falcon” or the “Company”) Filing of Interim Financial Statements 24 May 2019 – Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSXV: FO, AIM: FOG, Euronext Growth: FAC) announces that it has filed its Interim Financial Statements for the three months ended 31 March 2019 and the accompanying Management’s Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”). The Read More

Talos CEO says ‘interested’ in Anadarko’s Gulf of Mexico assets, if Oxy sells

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Houston — Small Gulf of Mexico operator Talos Energy may be interested in buying some of Anadarko Petroleum’s deepwater Gulf of Mexico assets that Occidental Petroleum will acquire in its pending $57 billion purchase of that company, Talos’ CEO said Thursday. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More

US forecasters predict ‘near-normal’ Atlantic hurricane season with two-four major storms

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Highlights Outlook sees up to 15 named storms, eight hurricanes Rising US oil, gas exports add to energy sector risks Demand destruction remains top power concern Washington — The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts four to eight hurricanes will develop during this year’s Atlantic hurricane season, including two to four major storms with Read More

Angola poised for South African energy expansion

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5/23/2019 Photo: (left) Angola President Joao Lourenco and (right) Guillaume Doane, CEO of Africa Oil & Power. JOHANNESBURG — As Angola works in attracting foreign investors from the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, its closest African neighbors are also entering the race to tap into vast investment opportunities in Africa’s second biggest oil Read More