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Petroleumworld stories: 2010

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Previous Stories: 2010

- Mar 1- 15 - March 16-30

- Jan 1 - 15 - Jan 16 - 30 - Feb 1- 15 - Feb 16- 28

Other Previous Stories 2009 - 2006:

April 1- 15

OPEC will step in if oil price
hits 100 dollars: Kuwait

KUWAIT CITY
Petroleumworld.com, April 16, 2010
- story

Oil prices mixed as market digests US economic data - story

PDVSA espects to investments of
120 billion USD in Orinoco up to 2017


CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 14, 2010
- story

Oil prices fall as IEA warns on economic recovery - story

Obama to open landmark nuclear summit

AP

President Obama confers in Washington with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday, a day before the start of a nuclear security summit.

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, April 12, 2010
- story

REPSOL new find gas in Venezuela ’s
increases by at leat 30% is reserves

MADRID
Petroleumworld.com, April 12, 2010
- story

Australia refloats Barrier Reef oil spill ship - story

Top Iran official spurns US nuclear summit - story

Oil prices rise on weaker dollar, strong Chinese demand - story

Obama meets acting Nigerian president - story

Statoil may be interested in Pemex deepwater projects - story

Venezuela, Bolivia urge UN to set aside Copenhagen climate pact - story

Ecopetrol targets Brazil, Gulf of Mexico for output - story

Petrobras will start Cachalote output this quarter, SBM says - story

Batista’s shareholders may gain most from Hu’s visit to Brazil - story

Venezuela gives Chevron natgas extraction go-ahead - story

Stricken Chinese ship moved off Great Barrier Reef - story

China condemns US duties on steel pipes as protectionist - story

Australia to 'throw book' over Barrier Reef oil disaster - story

US slaps import duties on Chinese steel pipe - story

Trinidad and Tobago prepares for early election - story

India's Reliance buys 1.7 bln dlr stake in US gasfield - story

Iran says to mass produce speedier centrifuges - story

Italy's Eni blocking South Stream progress: Gazprom - story

Oil prices mixed ahead of earnings season - story

 

Astra seeks to uphold $639 million
Petrobras refinery award

HOUSTON
Petroleumworld.com, April 09, 2010
- story

Oil price climbs above 86 dollars - story

Owners of stranded ship 'sorry' for Barrier Reef crash - story

India's Essar Energy plans to raise 2.5 bln dlrs through IPO - story

White House plays down Netanyahu no-show - story

Obama calls for investigation into mining disaster - story

Medvedev launches Nord Stream pipeline construction - story

Gaza power plant shuts down for lack of fuel - story

S.Africa gets World Bank loan to improve power supply - story

Netanyahu pulls out of summit to avoid nuclear spotlight - story

Six major powers agree to further talks on Iran sanctions - story

Ship bearing MOX sets sail from France for Japan - story

Obama and Medvedev sign treaty
to cut nuclear arsenals


U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry
Medvedev sign the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty
(START II) at Prague Castle in Prague, April 8, 2010.

PRAGUE
Petroleumworld.com, April 08, 2010
- story

Qatar sees no OPEC push
for higher production

DOHA
Petroleumworld.com, April 08, 2010 - story

Congo opens oil reserves to S.African companies: Nguesso - story

Tunisia grants offshore licences to Shell
- story

Oil slips on strong dollar, tumbling equities - story

S.Korean tanker anchored off Somali pirate lair - story

Bill Clinton meets Saudi king on unannounced trip to Riyadh - story

Polls in south Sudan to test waters for key referendum - story

Chance of major hurricane hit in US, Caribbean high: forecast - story

China agrees to meet world powers on Iran sanctions: France - story

Nigeria puts woman at head of powerful oil ministry - story

Four arrested in Netherlands over exports to Iran - story

Russia launches Nord Stream construction: Gazprom chief - story

Experts fear Venezuela's dependence on Russia - Analysis - story

Oil prices retreat from 18-month highs - story

 

Astra seeks to uphold $639 million
Petrobras refinery award

HOUSTON
Petroleumworld.com, April 09, 2010
- story

Oil price climbs above 86 dollars - story

Owners of stranded ship 'sorry' for Barrier Reef crash - story

India's Essar Energy plans to raise 2.5 bln dlrs through IPO - story

White House plays down Netanyahu no-show - story

Obama calls for investigation into mining disaster - story

Medvedev launches Nord Stream pipeline construction - story

Gaza power plant shuts down for lack of fuel - story

S.Africa gets World Bank loan to improve power supply - story

Netanyahu pulls out of summit to avoid nuclear spotlight - story

Six major powers agree to further talks on Iran sanctions - story

Ship bearing MOX sets sail from France for Japan - story

Obama and Medvedev sign treaty
to cut nuclear arsenals


U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry
Medvedev sign the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty
(START II) at Prague Castle in Prague, April 8, 2010.

PRAGUE
Petroleumworld.com, April 08, 2010
- story

Qatar sees no OPEC push
for higher production

DOHA
Petroleumworld.com, April 08, 2010 - story

Congo opens oil reserves to S.African companies: Nguesso - story

Tunisia grants offshore licences to Shell
- story

Oil slips on strong dollar, tumbling equities - story

S.Korean tanker anchored off Somali pirate lair - story

Bill Clinton meets Saudi king on unannounced trip to Riyadh - story

Polls in south Sudan to test waters for key referendum - story

Chance of major hurricane hit in US, Caribbean high: forecast - story

China agrees to meet world powers on Iran sanctions: France - story

Nigeria puts woman at head of powerful oil ministry - story

Four arrested in Netherlands over exports to Iran - story

Russia launches Nord Stream construction: Gazprom chief - story

Experts fear Venezuela's dependence on Russia - Analysis - story

Oil prices retreat from 18-month highs - story

 

Colombia warns of arms
race with Venezuela


Colombia's President Alvaro Uribe

CARTAGENA
Petroleumworld.com, April 07, 2010
- story

Oil tops 87 dollars in New York - story

Total charged with graft in Iraqi
oil-for-food programme


CBS News

PARIS
Petroleumworld.com, April 06, 2010
- story

Venezuela to receive investments for $80 billions in Orinoco's belt projects

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 6, 2010
- story

Oil dips in Asian trade, stays around 86 dollars - story

Seized South Korean supertanker heading for Hobyo - story

Cambodian PM sets Chevron oil production deadline - story

Computer-enhanced vision adds a 'sixth sense' - Focus - story

Australian PM calls Barrier Reef ship accident 'outrageous' - story

Nigerian Christian leaders meet ailing president: pastor - story

US-Nigeria create new 'strategic partneership': State Dept - story

US warns Venezuela on weapon proliferation - story

Danish tanker rescued from Somali pirates: task force - story

Israel begins distributing biochemical war protection kits - story

Russia keen on civil nuclear collaboration with Colombia - story

Iran insists nuclear scientist 'kidnapped' by US - story

Medvedev to visit Argentina, Brazil next week: Kremlin - story

Russian arm sales to Venezuela may top 5 bln dlrs: Putin - story

 

Oil price soars as recovery accelerates - story

Russia to help Venezuela's
nuclear bid: Chavez



Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin (L) with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez during a visit to Varacas, April 3, 2010.

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 05, 2010
- story

Stranded coal carrier threatens
Great Barrier Reef


AFP

Map of Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Australian authorities are battling to prevent a badly damaged Chinese coal carrier stranded on the Great Barrier Reef from spilling tonnes of oil into pristine waters teeming with marine life. (Yahoo)

SYDNEY
Petroleumworld.com, April 05, 2010
- story

 

Danish tanker rescued from Somali pirates: task force - story

Gunmen kill top gas company official in Pakistan: police - story

Bolivia president’s party wins 6 of 9 governorships - story

Key political risks to watch in Venezuela-April - story

Rosneft says in PDVSA talks, no proposal on refineries - story

Oil races toward 86 dollars - story

Putin offers to help Venezuela's space bid - story

Putin, Chavez, Morales broaden energy, military cooperation - story

S.Korea tanker with 24 crew hijacked off Somalia - story

Obama oil-drilling plan small step in climate bill battle - story

'Canada is an Arctic power,' Cannon says - story

US refinery fire kills five - story

Kirchner renews Argentina's Falklands claims - story

US warship 'sinks pirate mother ship' off Seychelles - story

China insists Iran nuclear crisis needs 'peaceful' answer - story

Chinese coal carrier runs aground near Great Barrier Reef - story

 

Putin, Chavez, Morales broaden
energy, military cooperation



Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez (L) meeting Russian Prime
Minister Vladimir Putin on his arrival at Simon Bolivar, Intl. airport,
Maiquetia, Venezuela on Friday, April 2, 2010.


CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 02, 2010
- story

Oil price surges to 17-month high - story


Obama plan expands offshore oil drilling

AFP

Protestors against offshore drilling demonstrate
in San Francisco, California, last year.

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, April 01, 2010
- story

Ecuador rejects arbitration
ruling in Chevron case



Rafael Correa, Ecuador's president

QUITO
Petroleumworld.com, April 01, 2010
- story

Oil mixed but stays above 83 dollars - story

Iran sees sanctions talk as empty threat - story

Nigerian gunmen kidnap local employee of Total - story

Fossil fuels to dominate for decades: energy forum - story

Oil producers, consumers step up cooperation - story

Saudi minister applauds US oil drill plan - story

Environmentalists upset at Obama offshore drilling plan - story

Energy ministers demand oil market transparency - story

Putin visits Chavez in Russian bid to grow in Obama’s backyard - story

Venezuela sees PDVSA-Rosneft/Lukoil JV Junin 6 production starting in 2010 - story

Oil prices spike on weak dollar - story


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