newszine

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

4 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on DNV GL reports that greater investment expected to fuel OandG industry growth in 2019, but signs of old spending habits may be resurfacing
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

US senator Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid

8 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on US senator Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid
Kamala Harris, the second black female senator in US history, has entered the 2020 presidential race, joining an already crowded Democrat field. Ms Harris, 54, told ABC’s Good Morning America: “I love my country. This is a moment in time that I feel a sense of responsibility to stand up and fight for the best Read More

Antarctica's krill shift south as icy waters warm

12 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Antarctica's krill shift south as icy waters warm
OSLO (Reuters) – Krill are shifting south towards Antarctica as the oceans warm, disrupting stocks that are eaten by penguins and whales and caught by industrial trawlers, scientists said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: A blue whale surfaces to breathe in an undated picture from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NOAA/Handout via REUTERS/File Read More

Teen in Trump hat denies mocking Native American protester

14 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Teen in Trump hat denies mocking Native American protester
A teenager who went viral after appearing to confront a Native American man has said he was trying to calm tensions rather than increase them. Nick Sandmann was criticised after being filmed face to face with Nathan Phillips, an activist and Vietnam War veteran who was singing and playing a drum as he participated in Read More

Iran ready to ‘eliminate Israel from Earth,’ air force commander warns

17 hours ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Iran ready to ‘eliminate Israel from Earth,’ air force commander warns
The head of Iran’s air force has warned that Tehran is ready to “confront” and “eliminate” Israel. His fighting words come after Israel launched air raids on alleged Iranian targets inside Syria, killing 4 Syrian soldiers. Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh, the commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF), issued the provocative statement Read More

International worries as China's consumption and economy slows

1 day ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on International worries as China's consumption and economy slows
Picture China’s economy and you might be thinking of massive factories, gigantic airports or train stations built from scratch in 24 hours. For another view, you could follow Xu Liqiang as he threads the streets of Beijing in a beaten-up tuk-tuk (motorised rickshaw). Xu is 21 years old and a “kuaidi” (express delivery) driver. Each Read More

Fire kills two in ski resort popular with Brits

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Fire kills two in ski resort popular with Brits
Two people have been killed after a large fire broke out in the upmarket French ski resort of Courchevel. Firefighters found two bodies in a burnt-out area of the building. Another 22 people were injured in the blaze, four of them seriously. It started at 4.30am local time in a building housing seasonal workers in Read More

Two killed in fire in upmarket French ski resort

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Two killed in fire in upmarket French ski resort
Two people have been killed after a large fire broke out in the upmarket French ski resort of Courchevel. Firefighters found two bodies in a burnt-out area of the building. Another 22 people were injured in the blaze, four of them seriously. It started at 4.30am local time in a building housing seasonal workers in Read More

Sorrell's S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Sorrell's S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive
MUNICH (Reuters) – Martin Sorrell is on the lookout for acquisitions to expand his new advertising venture S4 Capital, aiming to capitalize on the disruption sweeping the industry by pursuing a pure-play digital strategy. FILE PHOTO: Sir Martin Sorrell attends a conference at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in Cannes, France, June 22, Read More

Economic boom for whom? Keiser Report examines America’s disappearing middle class

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Economic boom for whom? Keiser Report examines America’s disappearing middle class
The US economy is booming – but fewer and fewer are reaping the benefits. The Keiser Report crunched the numbers behind America’s dwindling middle class, and warned that the country’s young are in for a rough, debt-ridden future. As Democrats and Republicans squabble over who deserves credit for the thriving stock market, the sobering reality Read More