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Asian shares, oil skid on global growth worries

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares stumbled and oil prices fell on Tuesday as pessimism about world growth drove investors away from risky assets, while sterling ticked lower in the face of the latest twists and turns in the Brexit saga. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks in strong wind caused by Typhoon Lan, past an electronic Read More

Asian shares, U.S. stock futures dented by growth worries

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares and U.S. stock futures slipped on Tuesday as pessimism about world growth drove investors away from risky assets, while sterling dithered as the latest plan for Brexit appeared to come and go with no progress. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks in strong wind caused by Typhoon Lan, past an electronic Read More

Magnitude 6 quake hits Indonesia, no immediate reports of damage

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – An earthquake of magnitude 6 struck south of the city of Raba on Indonesia’s central island of Sumbawa on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. There was no immediate tsunami warning or reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which hit at a depth of 25 km (16 miles) about Read More

Asian shares, U.S. stock futures slip as growth worries loom

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares and U.S. stock futures slipped on Tuesday amid signs of pessimism about world growth, while sterling dithered as the latest plan for Brexit appeared to come and go with no progress. A man is reflected on an electronic board showing a graph analyzing recent change of Nikkei stock index outside Read More

DNV GL reports that greater investment expected to fuel OandG industry growth in 2019, but signs of old spending habits may be resurfacing

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By Neil James Slater on 1/21/2019 OSLO — New research has revealed that companies’ resilience to volatile market conditions will be put to the test in 2019, as business leaders expect the industry to commit to greater investment to meet hydrocarbon demand. Confidence in the outlook for the oil and gas sector more than doubles Read More

Global FDI skids 19 percent on Trump tax reform, may rebound in 2019 – U.N.

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GENEVA (Reuters) – Global foreign direct investment (FDI) fell 19 percent last year to an estimated $1.2 trillion, largely caused by U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax reforms, the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Part of a facade of a future urban project of Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid is Read More

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. – 2019 Beetaloo Drilling Programme – Rig Contract Signed

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FALCON OIL & GAS LTD. (“Falcon”) 2019 Beetaloo Drilling Programme – Rig Contract Signed 21 January 2019 – Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSXV: FO, AIM: FOG, ESM: FAC) is very pleased to announce that Origin Energy B2 Pty Ltd. (“Origin”), our joint venture (“JV”) partner and Operator of the Beetaloo project, in the Northern Territory, Read More

Asia keeps calm as China cools, Brexit news awaited

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian markets kept their nerve on Monday as data showed the Chinese economy slowed at the end of last year, underlining the urgent need for more stimulus as Beijing wrestles with the United States over trade. FILE PHOTO – An investor watches a board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Read More

Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes Chile, kills two: USGS

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LA SERENA, Chile (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.7 earthquake hit the coast of north-central Chile on Saturday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey said, with authorities reporting as many as 200,000 without power and two people dead of heart attacks. People outside their houses are seen along a street after an earthquake in Coquimbo, Chile January Read More