THE WALL STREET JOURNAL JUNE 25, 2010 By Chris Dieterich Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–Oil giants are ramping up their borrowing, braving higher interest rates in order to lock down funding as a hedge against further turmoil in their industry or in credit markets, traders and analysts said. Facing possible further legislative [...]
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Telegraph.co.uk: BP shares slumped to their lowest level in 14 years on Friday on concerns that a hurricane next week could worsen the impact of the spill as it hampers clean-up work. Published: 25 Jun 2010 The shares were down more than 7pc at just over 300p in early trading and have now fallen more [...]
TheRegister 35,000 card details snaffled By John Oates 23rd June 2010 12:37 GMT Theogenes De Montford, 29, of Blandford Way, Hayes has been sentenced to four and a half years for his role in one of the UK’s biggest chip and pin scams. The gang put card cloning equipment on pin entry handsets at petrol stations [...]
DUBAI, June 23 (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates’ would like Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) to step in as its partner at the $10 billion Shah gas project after U.S. major ConocoPhillips (COP.N) withdrew, industry sources in the UAE said on Wednesday.
REUTERS June 24 (Reuters) – Global gas demand is still set to increase by one quarter by 2020, despite uncertainty about the recovery of industrial demand for the cleanest-burning hydrocarbon, a Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) executive said on Thursday. “Gas industry conditions remain tough. The recovery is still fragile,” De la Rey Venter, Shell’s global [...]
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL JUNE 24, 2010 LONDON (Dow Jones)–Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest energy producer, may benefit from importing liquefied natural gas to boost domestic supply and maximize profits from oil exports, a Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSB) executive said Thursday. “In an environment where much crude and fuel oil is being burnt up [...]
By MIKE SORAGHAN of Greenwire Published: June 24, 2010 To look at the safety records of the offshore drilling companies before the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded and sank on April 20, there was little difference between BP America Inc. and its peers in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico. According to a Greenwire [...]