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White House moving forward to strip California of vehicle authority: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is moving forward with a plan to revoke California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from setting their own vehicle rules, three people briefed on the matter said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Morning commuters travel in rush hour traffic towards Read More

Argentina hikes biodiesel (gasoil) prices 6.6% for refiners despite diesel (gasoil) price freeze

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Buenos Aires — Argentina’s Energy Secretariat said Thursday it has raised biodiesel (gasoil) prices by 6.6% for mixing into diesel (gasoil), a move that hits refiners and retailers as a price freeze on diesel (gasoil) prevents them from passing on the price to consumers. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your Read More

Trump administration says California deal with automakers violates federal law

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Highlights California aiming to avert White House’s fuel economy rollback EPA, DOT lawyers threaten state with ‘legal consequences’ Freezing standards would boost US oil demand by 500,000 b/d Washington — The Trump administration Friday stepped up its attack on California’s efforts to preserve its tough vehicle fuel economy targets by calling the state’s deal with Read More

U.S. moving to block California vehicle emissions rules

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from setting their own vehicle rules, two people briefed on the matter said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Morning commuters Read More

Lake Titicaca, once considered Andean deity, faces pollution threat

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LAKE TITICACA, Bolivia (Reuters) – Isaac Callizaya, 39, grew up with the sound of waves lapping on the shores of Lake Titicaca, a giant body of water on the border between Bolivia and Peru that at 3,800 meters (12,500 ft) above sea level is the highest navigable lake in the world. Oscar Limachi, 48, a Read More

Hyundai workers OK smaller bonuses, no strike as Japan dispute weighs

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SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co’s (005380.KS) unionized workers in South Korea voted on Monday to accept the lowest bonus offered in nearly two decades amid widespread restructuring in the auto industry and a damaging trade dispute with Japan. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the logo of Hyundai Motor during the 2019 Seoul Motor Read More

US could use imperial Chinese debt to ‘simply default’ on Beijing’s $1 trillion of US bond holdings

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Washington is exploring new ways to target Beijing as it runs out of goods to tax in the ongoing trade war, and century-old Chinese bonds could become a weapon, analysts have told RT. On Sunday, the latest tit-for-tat tariffs came into force. The US slapped a wide range of Chinese goods with 15 percent tariffs, Read More

Cuba unveils tighter rules on cooperatives in clampdown on non-state sector

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HAVANA (Reuters) – Communist-run Cuba unveiled tighter regulations on non-agricultural cooperatives on Friday, including curbs on their prices, in keeping with a broader push to increase control of the growing non-state sector. FILE PHOTO: People leave a cooperative bakery in Havana, Cuba March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini The new regulations aim to tackle “irregularities” detected Read More

Interim Results for the Period Ended June 30, 2019

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Highlights Exclusive of its interest in FLNG Hilli Episeyo, Golar LNG Partners LP (“Golar Partners” or “the Partnership”) generated operating income of $36.2 million for the second quarter of 2019. After accounting for $26.5 million of interest rate swap losses, the Partnership reported a net loss attributable to unit holders of $5.5 million for the Read More