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Death toll reaches 30 in Mexico gas facility plant explosion


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by BNO News
REYNOSA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll reached 30 after Tuesday's gas facility explosion in northern Mexico, local authorities said Friday.Initial reports indicated that at least 26 people had been killed ... Read more...

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Mexican firm inks floating hotels deal in Spain


September 20th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago de Compostela (Spain), Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) Mexican state oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos signed a 300-million-euro ($392 million) deal Wednesday for the construction of two floating hotels, or flotels, at ... Read more...

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Blast at Mexican gas facility kills 26, seven still missing


September 20th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by BNO News
REYNOSA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- At least 26 people were killed Tuesday and seven others remain missing after a huge blaze erupted at a PetrĂ³leos Mexicanos (Pemex) natural gas facility in northern ... Read more...

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26 die in Mexican gas plant blast, fire (Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 19 (IANS/EFE) Twenty-six workers were killed Tuesday in an explosion and subsequent fire at a gas plant in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos ... Read more...

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Mexico makes large offshore oil find


August 30th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 30 (IANS/EFE) Mexican state-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, has made a large deep-water light crude discovery in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of ... Read more...

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Mexican firm ordered to clean up oil spill


August 25th, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 25 (IANS/EFE) Mexican environmental authorities are demanding that state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos clean up a crude spill that occurred when a loading buoy sank nearly two ... Read more...

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Mexican firm eyeing Cuba offshore oil projects


April 13th, 2012 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Havana, April 13 (IANS/EFE) Mexican President Felipe Calderon said his country's state-owned oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos, is considering participating and investing in crude and natural gas exploration and production projects ... Read more...

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Fuel thieves cause pipeline fire in Mexico


April 2nd, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), April 2 (IANS/EFE) A natural gas pipeline owned by Mexican state oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, caught fire when fuel was being stolen from a stretch near ... Read more...

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Mexican oil giant sells $327 mn in bonds


March 14th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 14 (IANS/EFE) State-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos said it sold 300 million Swiss francs ($327 million) worth of bonds on the international market.The seven-year bonds, which carry ... 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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Mexican oil giant needs $25 bn in annual investment


February 8th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 8 (IANS/EFE) State-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, will "require annual investment and acquisitions" for its operations "exceeding 320 billion pesos (nearly $25.2 billion)" over the ... Read more...

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Mexican oil firm posts nearly $25 bn surplus in 2011


February 1st, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 1 (IANS/EFE) Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said Tuesday it posted a trade surplus of $24.99 billion in 2011, up 28 percent from the prior year.Exports totaled $55.79 ... Read more...

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Mexican oil giant to spend $24 mn to repair pipeline


December 21st, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 21 (IANS/EFE) State-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said it planned to spend 329.8 million pesos (about $24 million) to repair a pipeline damaged in an ... Read more...

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Mexican firm launches LPG auction


October 14th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 14 (IANS/EFE) Mexican state oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has opened up a bidding round for LPG contracts in the April 2012 to March 2013 period.The winners ... Read more...

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Mexican billionaire Slim invests in Colombian oil industry


February 24th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 24 (IANs/EFE) Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's Grupo Carso is acquiring a 70 percent stake in Tabasco Oil Company, which is involved in oil exploration and production in Colombia, the ... Read more...

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Investigation continues into deadly Mexico pipeline blast


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:35 am ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Petroleros Mexicanos (Pemex) officials on Tuesday said it could take months to determine the cause of Sunday's pipeline explosion which killed 28 people in Mexico.The explosion happened ... Read more...

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Mexico arrests two Chinese executives on bribery charges


December 15th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) Two top executives of a Chinese company were arrested in Mexico on charges they tried to bribe employees of state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos to obtain discounts on the ... Read more...

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New oil field in Mexico could help rescue industry


February 17th, 2010 - 3:54 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 17 (DPA) A new oil field was identified in the south of the Gulf of Mexico that could help rescue the North American country's lagging industry, according to the ... Read more...

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Mexico’s oil output falls in 2009


October 25th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 25 (EFE) Oil output in Mexico has continued to decline in 2009, coming in at an average of 2.6 million barrels per day (bpd) for the first nine months ... Read more...

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Mexico detects 1.7 mn tax evaders


September 25th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 25 (EFE) At least 1.7 million Mexicans, among them several soccer stars, have not paid their taxes since June 2008, according to data gathered by the Tax Administration System, ... Read more...

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Mexico forecasts 4 percent drop in oil output in 2010


August 29th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 29 (EFE) Mexican authorities said they expect average daily crude output to fall in 2010 to 2.5 million barrels per day, which would represent a four percent drop compared ... Read more...

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Mexico’s oil output falls 5.9 percent


February 22nd, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by admin
Mexico City, Feb 22 (IANS) Mexico produced an average of 2.95 million barrels of oil per day last month, a decline of 5.9 percent from January 2007, state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has ... Read more...

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