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We stop, you stop! Houthis offer Saudi Arabia mutual halt to strikes in wake of devastating oil-plant attacks

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Yemen’s Houthi rebels have announced a halt on strikes against Saudi Arabia, adding that they expect reciprocal steps from Riyadh. The ceasefire offer comes days after a major attack on Saudi oil refineries claimed by the Houthis. The televised announcement was made on Friday by Mahdi al-Mashat, head of the Houthi political council in Sana’a. Read More

Consortium of oil and gas operators awards blockchain pilot contract

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9/11/2019 HOUSTON – The Offshore Operators Committee (OOC) Oil & Gas Blockchain Consortium has awarded Data Gumbo its first contract to implement a pilot blockchain in water haulage. This pilot is the first industry-wide use of a blockchain-native network for water haulage, and the consortium will tap the power of GumboNet for real-time data transparency Read More

German tourist sued for hotel review about ‘Nazi grandpa’ portrait

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An Austrian hotel is suing a German tourist for slamming its photograph of a “Nazi grandpa” in online reviews. The hotel denied their relatives were Nazis, but the tourist has since proven otherwise. The German visitor complained about the photographs of two men wearing uniforms with eagle and swastika badges that were on prominent display Read More

Parkland Acquires Tropic Oil Company, Inc.

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CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”, “We”, “Our” or “Us”) (TSX:PKI) is pleased to announce that through its U.S. based subsidiaries (collectively, “Parkland USA”), it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding equity interests of Tropic Oil Company, Inc., as well as equity Read More

TOP Ships Reports Six Months Ended June 30, 2019 Financial Results

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ATHENS, Greece, Sept. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TOP Ships Inc. (the “Company”), an international owner and operator of modern, fuel efficient “ECO” tanker vessels, announced today its unaudited financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2019. Highlights of First Half of 2019: Total revenues increased by 51% to $29.8 million for the Read More

Undeclared US airstrike on Syria’s Idlib leaves multiple casualties, puts truce at risk – MoD

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Published time: 1 Sep, 2019 08:43 Edited time: 1 Sep, 2019 08:57 Follow RT on Sending no warning to Russia or Turkey, the US bombed an array of targets within Idlib, Syria, killing numerous civilians and threatening the hard-earned truce across the province, the Russian Defense Ministry said. The air raid led to “multiple casualties Read More

Colombia creates FARC taskforce after ex-commanders call on rebels to pick up arms & resume fighting

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Colombian President Ivan Duque has announced the creation of a “special unit” devoted to the capture of former FARC militants, who recently called for renewed fighting with the government, threatening to revive a 50 year conflict. Appearing in a video posted online on Thursday, a former FARC commander – known by his pseudonym, Ivan Marquez Read More

‘Kashmir was never yours, so why cry about it?’ Indian defense chief asks Pakistan

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Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said that disputed Kashmir has “always” belonged to India. His words came amid a renewed spat with Pakistan, triggered by New Delhi ending Kashmir’s autonomy. “I want to ask Pakistan why it always keeps crying over Kashmir when it was never its part,” Singh said at a defense-themed meeting on Read More

Brent/Dubai spread tightens on US-Iran impasse

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Singapore — Benchmark Dubai crude futures’ discount to Brent tightened for the prompt month as hopes to spark a G7 summit reconciliation between US and Iran faded quickly after Iran said it would not meet US President Donald Trump unless sanctions on the Persian state were lifted. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes Read More

Greenfields Petroleum Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2019 Financial and Operating Results and Extension of Senior Secured Debt Payments

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HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greenfields Petroleum Corporation (the “Company” or “Greenfields”) (TSX VENTURE: GNF), a production focused company with operating assets in Azerbaijan, announces its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019 and the extension of senior secured debt payments. Selected financial and operational information Read More