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Libyan crude production recovers as largest oil field restarts

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7/22/2019 CAIRO – Libyan oil production is set to recover from a five-month low as the North African supplier’s biggest field restarts following a brief halt. A valve in the pipeline that carries crude from the Sharara field to the Zawiya refinery has been reopened and tested, said the state-run National Oil Corp. The stoppage Read More

US political hype over Russian pic editor FaceApp generates more cash for company – report

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Selfie-editing service FaceApp, which, among other features, makes users look older, has earned $1 million in 10 days, Forbes reports. The revenues came despite warnings from US politicians against using the Russian-made app. The AI-powered app, developed by Russian company Wireless Lab, went viral last week after around three years in existence. While social media Read More

Missing Moscow link? Anonymous MI6 sources blame Russia for Iran seizing BRITISH ship

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For anyone wondering how an international incident happened that didn’t have a link to Russia, no need to worry because those ubiquitous ‘MI6 sources’ are back to accuse Moscow of involvement in tensions between Britain and Iran. Iran seized a British oil tanker in the Gulf over the weekend, saying it was “violating international maritime Read More

TerraForm Power to Acquire Large-Scale U.S. Distributed Generation Platform

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Investment Highlights Acquisition is expected to add ~320 megawatts of distributed generation assets in 20 states and in the District of Columbia Expected to grow TerraForm Power’s distributed generation portfolio to ~750 megawatts, making it one of the largest distributed generation businesses in the United States Portfolio consists of recently constructed assets that have an Read More

Stocks struggle, oil jumps on Middle East tensions

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LONDON (Reuters) – European stocks lingered on Monday, hamstrung by dialled-down expectations for a larger U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted oil prices and rising fears for a no-deal Brexit haunted the pound. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange Read More

Libya’s NOC lifts force majeure on Sharara crude loadings

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London — Libya’s National Oil Corporation said Monday it has lifted the force majeure on Sharara crude oil loadings from the Zawiya terminal after the country’s largest oil field was shut in for two days following the closure of a valve by an unidentified party. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize Read More

Political pawns? Wives of French police officers demand govt action amid suicide epidemic

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Rising street violence coupled with government inaction has created intolerable conditions for France’s police force, according to wives of officers who spoke with Ruptly. Their concerns come amid a spike in police suicides. Weekly Yellow Vest demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron’s austerity measures have strained France’s police force, which was already experiencing fatigue due to Read More

Libya declares force majeure on Sharara crude loaded at Zawiya: NOC

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Dubai — Libya’s state-owned National Oil Corporation said Saturday it declared force majeure on Sharara crude loaded at Zawiya port due to an unlawful closure of a valve. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now NOC said 290,000 b/d of production at the Sharara oil field has been Read More

‘Alter your course’: Audio of moment Iranians warn UK-flagged tanker

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By Chris Robertson and Emily Mee, news reporters New audio has been released of both the Iranian Revolutionary Guard and the HMS Montrose giving instructions to a British-flagged tanker before it was “illegally” seized by Tehran. In the audio, the Revolutionary Guard can be heard telling the Stena Impero: “If you obey, you will be Read More

100,000+ brave rain in Hong Kong in show of support to police

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Tens of thousands of people showed up for a rally in support of police officers in Hong Kong days after a video emerged showing protesters brutally beating a riot cop. Several Chinese flags were spotted in the crowd. The rally on Saturday evening drew in thousands of locals, including representatives of local minorities, immigrants and Read More