oil and gas prices

Exxon Mobil’s earnings fall


April 27th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) US oil giant Exxon Mobil said Thursday its earnings fell 11 percent in the first quarter of the year, due to lower oil-and-gas production and higher ... Read more...

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Mexican oil firm ends 2011 with net loss of $6.5 bn


March 1st, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 1 (IANS/EFE) State oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos, Mexico's largest company, said it posted a net loss of $6.5 billion in 2011, a 103 percent increase over 2010.Pemex ... Read more...

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‘Cooperation can overcome power shortage in South Asia’


November 24th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) South Asian countries must cooperate in addressing the issues of growing power shortage and energy insecurity due to high oil and gas prices in the ... Read more...

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US tech market back on strong growth path: Survey


April 14th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Banglore, April 14 (IANS) Recovering from the ripple effects of the global slowdown, the information and communication technology (ICT) market in the US is set to witness a strong momentum ... Read more...

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Gas Prices Spike Further Damaging the Economy


December 7th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the price for a gallon of crude oil reaching almost ninety dollars a barrel, the price of gas per gallon in the United States is near $3 ... Read more...

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US consumer spending plunges to a 47-year low (Repeat for all needing)


February 3rd, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 3 (IANS) US consumers cut spending for a sixth straight month in December, capping off the worst year for consumer spending since 1961 and pointing to a further slide in ... Read more...

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US Consumer spending plunges to a 47-year low


February 2nd, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) US consumers cut spending for a sixth straight month in December, capping off the worst year for consumer spending since 1961 and pointing to a further slide in ... Read more...

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Shell posts record profits


January 30th, 2009 - 3:14 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 30 (DPA) Anglo-Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell Thursday reported 2008 profits of $31.4 billion, despite a sharp fall in earnings in the last quarter due to tumbling oil and ... Read more...

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Consumer confidence sinks to 27-year low in Canada


December 23rd, 2008 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 23 (IANS) With Canadians increasingly worried about their jobs and finances, consumer confidence has sunk to the lowest level in a quarter century, said a survey by a Canadian think ... Read more...

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Decision on oil prices in a week: Deora (Lead)


October 23rd, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) With global crude oil dipping below $67 per barrel, Petroleum Minister Murli Deora Thursday said the government will decide within a week what prices oil retaining companies ... Read more...

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Opposition walkout on failure to cut oil prices


October 23rd, 2008 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Unsatisfied over Petroleum Minister Murli Deora's stand that the government would consider reducing oil and gas prices in the country only after knowing the outcome of Saturday's ... Read more...

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‘India should decentralise power generation, distribution’


July 14th, 2008 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) India should decentralise generation and distribution of power by allowing big commercial and residential complexes to build captive power plants, said a government official here Monday. "Recent ... Read more...

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ONGC Mittal Energy gets permit to drill for oil in Trinidad


June 22nd, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, June 22 (IANS) ONGC-Mittal Energy Ltd (OMEL) has become the first Indian energy company to be involved in oil exploration in Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad and Tobago's Minister of ... Read more...

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Australia urged to sell uranium to India


March 26th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, March 26 (IANS) The Kevin Rudd-led government's firm resolve not to export uranium to India will put Australia out of step with the approach of the other leading nations, ... Read more...

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