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First migrants from Aquarius rescue ship arrive in Spain

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One of three ships carrying 630 people who have become the focus of a pan-European disagreement over migration has docked in the Spanish port of Valencia. The migrants were rescued a week ago off the coast of Libya and have been at sea ever since after the Italian government refused to allow the vessel they Read More

Hundreds of migrants on rescue ships arriving in Spain

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Three ships carrying 630 people who have become the focus of a pan-European disagreement over migration are due to dock in the Spanish port of Valencia in the next few hours. The migrants were rescued a week ago off the coast of Libya and have been at sea ever since after the Italian government refused Read More

Migrant ship arriving in Spain after diplomatic row

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Hundreds of migrants on the Aquarius rescue ship are set to arrive in Spain following the diplomatic row over their future. The vessel was left stranded when Italy and Malta refused to receive any of the 630 migrants, including children and pregnant women, who were rescued off Libya’s coast a week ago. Spain stepped in Read More

Oil set for further loss in London as OPEC clash on supply looms

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LONDON (Bloomberg) — Oil headed for a second weekly decline in London as OPEC members were set to clash on raising production at a meeting next week. Brent crude slipped on Friday, on course for a 1.2% drop this week. Saudi Arabia’s Oil Minister Khalid Al-Falih said it’s “ inevitable” the group will decide to Read More

Iran oil exports slide in early ship data after Trump sanctions

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By Julian Lee on 6/15/2018 LONDON (Bloomberg) — Iran’s oil exports fell sharply in the first two weeks of June, offering an early signal that U.S. President Donald Trump’s re-imposition of sanctions may be discouraging some buyers. Outflows of crude oil and condensate, a light form of oil extracted from gas fields, plunged by 16% Read More

Crude oil futures down ahead of OPEC meeting, likely production hike; ICE Brent at $75.12/b, NYMEX WTI $66.71/b

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Crude oil prices ticked lower during European trading Friday morning, as the market weighed divisions among members of OPEC relative to loosening quotas under their production deal at a meeting in Vienna next week. At 1058 GMT, the August ICE Brent crude futures contract was down 82 cents/b from Thursday’s settle, at $75.12/b, while the Read More

IEA says Iran, Venezuela oil output could slump by almost 30%

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By Grant Smith on 6/13/2018 LONDON (Bloomberg) — OPEC members Iran and Venezuela could lose almost 30% of their oil output next year due to U.S. sanctions and economic upheaval, requiring extra supplies from the group’s Gulf members, the International Energy Agency said. In its first detailed forecast for 2019, the IEA said new oil Read More

US isn’t good at keeping promises, no surprise if turns tide on N. Korea deal – Chinese expert

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The US has a dubious record of living up to its promises, and North Korea must be ever vigilant while dealing with it, a Chinese analyst told RT, citing America’s loose conduct over the Iran nuclear deal and elsewhere. The milestone meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un has largely been a success – at Read More

MENA Supply: Robust performance amid tense geopolitical environments

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6/12/2018 DAMMAM, Saudi Arabia — The Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP), the multi-lateral development bank focused on the energy sector, published its latest research report, which focuses on the performance of the different countries in the MENA region’s oil supply, in the context of regional geopolitics. The report notes the effect of a number of Read More