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Previous Stories: 2010

- Aug 1- 15 - Aug 16- 30 - Sept 1- 15 - Sept 16- 30

- June 1 - 15 - June 16 - 30 - July 1 - 15 - July 16- 30

- Mar 1- 15 - March 16-30 - APRIL 1- 15 - APRIL 15- May 30

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

Other Previous Stories 2009 - 2006:

Oct 1- 15

Chavez : "Venezuela to
develop nuclear power..."

MOSCOW, Oct 15, 2010
- story

OPEC holds oil output, warns
on risks to economic recovery

VIENNA, Oct 15, 2010
- story

Japan pulls out of Iran's biggest onshore oil project - story

Oil prices breach 83 dollars in Asia on nosediving dollar - story

Emotional Chile mine rescue strikes chord with public, media - story

French petroleum firms request emergency supplies - story

Nigeria seeks foreign investors to boost power production - story

Chavez in Moscow to talk energy, defence - story

OPEC producing above official oil output quota - story

PDVSA to sell to Rosneft German refinery stake-source - story

PDVSA "virtually" excluded of refinery project in Brazil - story

Oil prices slip after OPEC decision, falling US crude stocks - story


OPEC holds oil output amid price uncertainty

VIENNA, Oct 14, 2010
- story

Oil burns bright on old-economy
spurt, but price steady: IE

PARIS, Oct 13, 2010
- story

US lifts Gulf of Mexico deepwater drilling ban

WASHINGTON, Oct 13, 2010
- story

Rescued: Chilean miners taste freedom at last - story

PDVSA to sell $3 billion of debt - story

Strikes to shut half of France's oil refineries: Total group - story

OPEC set to hold output steady: Ecuador - story

Kuwait national oil co. gets new chief - story

Weaker dollar boosts oil prices - story

Petronas plans 4 billion dollar floatation of chemicals arm - story

Total to invest nearly two bln dollars in Gabon: company - story

Record protests hit France in pensions showdown - story

Brussels pushes for deep sea drilling ban - story

Venezuela nationalizes lubricant and fertilizer companies - story

Oil prices slide on Saudi comments - story


OPEC raises 2010 world oil
demand growth to 1.3 percent

VIENNA, Oct 12, 2010
- story

Venezuela approved China/PDVSA
JV in Orinoco's Junin block 4

CARACAS, Oct 12, 2010
- story

Oil prices slide on Saudi comments - story

India industrial output growth slows to 5.6 percent - story

Refineries disrupted, tankers stuck in France strike - story

Libya says OPEC will likely hold production levels - story

Qatar energy minister says oil price 'comfortable' - story

Argentina in UN protest over British Falklands moves - story

No need for output change at OPEC meeting: Saudi minister - story

Giant offshore windfarm opens in Denmark - story

Wind could provide 20 pct of world power by 2020: study - story

Statoil, Talisman Energy put 1.3 bln dollars in US shale gas - story

Venezuela's PDVSA JV development
plan for Orinoco oil belt

CARACAS, Oct 12, 2010
- story

Oil prices fall as dollar halts decline - story

Iran says oil reserves up, at 150 billion barrels

TEHRAN, Oct 11, 2010
- story

World oil output in focus
as OPEC prepares to meet

LONDON, Oct 11, 2010
- story

Oil higher in Asian trade - story

Chinese security minister inks cooperation pact with Saudis - story

Chesapeake sells Texas assets to China's CNOOC - story

Kadhafi warns against 'contagion' of Sudanese partition - story

Schwarzenegger, Medvedev exchange tweets in Moscow - story

Gulf states vow to stabilise oil market - story

NATO supplies through Pakistan border resume - story

Strikers cause disruptions at French port - story

OPEC sees sluggish global growth - story

France's GDF Suez signs China LNG supply deal - story

NATO tankers torched in new Pakistan attack: officials - story

Oil prices rebound on weak dollar - story

Lithuania strikes Venezuelan oil-transit deal with Belarus - story

NATO supply truckers
desperate to 'go home alive'

A map of Pakistan locating places where NATO supply trucks have been torched in the last six days.

TORKHAM, Afghanistan, Oct 09, 2010
- story

Petrobras confirmed light oil
in 8th Discovery in Tupi area

HOUSTON, Oct 09, 2010
- story

Oil down ahead of US payrolls report - story

UAE cancels planned BlackBerry services ban - story

White House dismisses critical report on oil spill response - story

US missiles kill militants in Pakistan amid tense ties - story

US says Pakistan border situation 'difficult' and 'complex' - story

Euro lawmakers reject deepwater drilling ban call - story

White House dismisses critical report on oil spill response - story

BP signs deal with Azerbaijan on big Caspian gas field - story

Sarkozy tweaks key pension reform, but unions stand firm - story

Oil prices drop ahead of key US jobs report - story

Chávez's and Iran are working
on secret nuclear program

Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez (l) with iran's Mahmud Ahmadinejad.

PHILADELPHIA, Oct 07, 2010
- story


Taliban blow up NATO tankers
to avenge drone attacks

AFP/Banaras Khan

Pakistani firefighters try to extinguish burning NATO supply
oil tankers following an attack in Quetta on October 6, 2010.

QUETTA, Pakistan, Oct 06, 2010
- story

Ecopetrol plans first Colombia
bond sale since 1998

Bloomberg/Tom Starkweather

Ecopetrol SA Chief Executive Officer Javier Gutierrez.

BOGOTA, Oct 06, 2010
- story

Guard kills French head of Austria's OMV in Yemen: officials - story

Oil prices turn higher in Asian trade - story

Jonathan using intimidation over Nigeria bombings: rivals - story

Energy, politics focus of Medvedev's Mediterranean tour - story

Militants plan attacks on oil sea transport hubs: Russia - story

Greenpeace blasts Swiss nuclear power over Russian fuel - story

Brazil shakes off runoff poll uncertainty - story

GE inks 700 million dollar Saudi power plant deal - story

Saudi subsidies incur huge costs, threaten oil exports - story

Oil prices strengthen on back of weak dollar - story

Oil reserves: declining - but how fast?

LONDON, Oct 05, 2010
- story

Brazil's Petrobras expands
capitalization to 71.6 bln dollars

RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 04, 2010
- story

Iraq announces proven oil
reserves of 143.1 billion barrels

BAGHDAD, Oct 04, 2010
- story

Quick victory eludes Lula's chosen successor in Brazil - story

UAE BlackBerry users eye alternatives as ban deadline looms - story

Oil slips in Asian trade but stays above 81 dollars - story

Three dead as 20 NATO tankers set ablaze in Pakistan - story

Taliban claim attacks on NATO supply convoys in Pakistan - story

Venezuela's Chavez to visit China, Russia, Belarus, Iran - story

President implicates group outside Nigeria in bomb blasts - story

British dignitaries stayed away from Nigeria parade - story

Mexico has no plans to sue over oil spill, for now: official - story

Nigerian independence day car bombs kill 10 - story

Defiant Chavez orders land takeover of British food giant - story

Chavez charges US behind Ecuador coup bid - story

TNK-BP board approves bid for BP assets: report - story

Oil prices surge on strong China manufacturing data - story


Gunmen torch NATO oil
supply trucks in Pakistan


NATO tankers set alight in Pakistan

KARACHI, Oct 01, 2010
- story

Repsol sells 40 percent of
Brazilian affiliate to Sinopec

AFP/Philippe Desmazes

MADRID, Oct 01, 2010
- story

Oil prices extend rally on China data - story

Ecuador in turmoil amid 'coup attempt' - story

Oil from BP spill traveled 500 kilometers: scientists - story

BP says Gulf oil spill costs hit 11.2 billion dollars - story

Repsol, Sinopec deal to tap vast Brazilian oilfields - story

Ecuador's Rafael Correa -- young, charismatic, hot tempered - story

ENI to leave Iran once contracts completed - story

Romania to sue Kazakh oil group to recover debt - story

Four big European oil firms stop investing in Iran: US - story

Oil prices continue rise after strong US data - story



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