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Goad, threaten, backtrack: Trump & Bolton’s Iran policy is confusing, dangerous & achieves NOTHING

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Washington’s fuzzy and high-drama “maximum pressure” approach to Iran has no realistic endgame – but is good for making the world a more unstable place for both America’s adversaries and allies. National Security Advisor John Bolton’s Tuesday claim that US diplomats are “surging” across the Middle East in search of a “path to peace” only Read More

US shale an ‘unmitigated disaster’ with industry hundreds of billions in debt – shale pioneer

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Fracking has been an “unmitigated disaster” for shale companies themselves, according to a prominent former shale executive. “The shale gas revolution has frankly been an unmitigated disaster for any buy-and-hold investor in the shale gas industry with very few limited exceptions,” Steve Schlotterbeck, former chief executive of EQT, a shale gas giant, said at a petrochemicals conference Read More

US shale an “unmitigated disaster” with industry hundreds of billions in debt – shale pioneer

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Fracking has been an “unmitigated disaster” for shale companies themselves, according to a prominent former shale executive. “The shale gas revolution has frankly been an unmitigated disaster for any buy-and-hold investor in the shale gas industry with very few limited exceptions,” Steve Schlotterbeck, former chief executive of EQT, a shale gas giant, said at a petrochemicals conference Read More

Still too early to take position on OPEC+ crude deal for H2: Russia’s Novak

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London — Russian energy minister Alexander Novak said Monday it was still too early to talk about what form an OPEC+ deal on crude output should take in the second half of the year due to ongoing uncertainty in the market. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More

China needs nearly $440 billion to clean up rural environment: report

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A woman rides a scooter past a steel plant in Anyang, Henan province, China, February 18, 2019. Picture taken February 18, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will need to spend 3 trillion yuan ($440 billion) over three years to improve village sanitation and clean up its heavily polluted rural environment, the official People’s Read More

Slack: Shares surge as messaging app joins the stock market

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Shares in messaging app Slack surged 49% as the company became the latest tech start-up to join the stock market. Slack set a guide price of $26 a share, but rose 60% at the start of trading before easing back to finish at $39. The company chose a direct listing on the stock market, rejecting Read More

In an impoverished Chilean suburb, a recycling drive flourishes

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By Natalia A. Ramos Miranda LA PINTANA, Chile (Reuters) – La Pintana, an impoverished Chilean neighborhood plagued by crime, is an unlikely place to find a green revolution. But the area on the outskirts of capital city Santiago is blazing a trail in recycling its waste. Residents like Marina Ortiz listen out for the regular Read More

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for oil tanker attacks, but doesn’t want ‘regional war’

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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has accused Iran of masterminding the attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman this week. One of the explosions rocked a Japanese-owned ship just as PM Abe held talks in Tehran. The Iranian government “did not respect the presence of the Japanese Prime Minister as a Read More

Trump supports special visas for Venezuelan refugees fleeing a carnage that he helped create

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Despite his tough anti-immigration stance, President Donald Trump is exploring the idea of granting Temporary Protected Status to Venezuelans fleeing the country still under US sanctions after its Washington-backed failed coup. TPS is a federal government designation for people residing in the US who have fled from severe natural disasters or armed conflict. It currently Read More