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2017

 

 

 

 

Joschka Fischer: Understanding the secessionist surge

 

 

Edoardo Campanella: Understanding the Secessionist Surge

 

 

 


Dexter Filkins: "The Breaking Point"

 

 

Ana Palacios: Preserving Spain

 

 

Hello Tomorrow: How deep tech startups around the world
are transforming the energy sector

 

 


Kevin Ramnarine: TT economic drought - 2018 and beyond

 

 

Anthony Boadle: Brazil's Lula on the rise, but comeback likely out of reach

 

 

Luis Fleischman: The situation in Venezuela is getting worse and worse

 

 

 

Anthony T. Bryan: " Shaping the future of Caribbean Energy"

 

 

 

Pan Am Post: The case for U.S. oil sanctions against Venezuela

 

 

Sahara Reporters: Nigeria´s Diezani Alison Madueke corruption saga

 

 

Nikil Saval: Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world

 

 

 

Thomas O'Donnell: Neue Neue Ostpolitik

 

 


Miriam Grunstein: The implications of Mexico’s hefty gasoline price hikes

 

 

David Luhnow and José de Córdoba: 'Venezuela's sinister turn.

 

 

Michael Smith, Sabrina Valle, and Blake Schmidt :No one has ever made a corruption machine like this one

 

 

Duke Energy NIC : The facts about used nuclear fuel

 

 

LuisAlmagro / Thomas Shannon: Views on Venezuela

 

 

John Hall: OPEC keeps the deal alive and shale's dreams too!

 

 

The Washington Times: The deadly peril in Venezuelal

 

Maureen Dowd: Trump:hazardous to our health

 

Editorial from The New York Times: 100 Days of Noise From Donald Trump

 

Kevin Ramnarine: TT Prime Minister's parliamentary statement on natural gas supply is historical revisionism

 

Kevin Ramnarine : Why TT lost Angelin

 

 

Russ Dallen: Venezuela's tragic meltdown

 

Adam Davidson: Did the U.S. just pull out of a global anti-corruption group?

 

 

Javier E. David and Dawn Kissi: Oil is flat, and these five crude-dependent countries need a break to the upside

Nicholas Borroz and Brendan Meighan:Saudi Arabia's failed oil war


Elio Ohep: The end of the U.S. nuclear plants
contruction business.
Toshiba's $6.3bn nuclear meltdown

 

Nafeez Ahmed: Brace for the oil,
food and financial crash of 2018

 

Colin Kahl and Hal Brands: Trump's grand strategic train wreck

 

Terry Glavin: The American epoch is over. It ended on Obama's watch

 

 

 

Dr. Kent Moors: How Trump's Exxon pick is changing global oil markets

 

Mathew Bey: An oilman's guide to foreign affairs

 

Adán Echeverría- García:Are Mexico's new nature reserves a real conservation effort or emptypolitical gesture?


2016:

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Lally Weymouth : Peruvian president
to Trump:‘You are lucky to have Latin America'

 

 

Institute of The Americas |Report: Mexico's big moment: the deepwater oil auction

 

Dann Rather : Clinton vs trump sec debate

 

 

PW: The Northern Miner editorial: Colombians rejectpeace deal

 


Kevin Ramnarine: Fuel subsidies in Trinidad and Tobago

 

Kevin Ramnarine: Dealingwith the natural gas supply
problem in Trinidad and Tobago

 

Francisco Monaldi: LatinAmerica/The potential for a
bright future of the oil industry

 

Platts: Colombian peace won't cure oil industry's problems

 

Leon Aron: Even Vladimir Putin cannot kill the russian revolution

 

TOGY:Sea change:Interview with Kevin
Ramnarinen



Suzanne Nossel: The world'srising powers have fallen

 

Julian Lee: If Iran opens its oilsector,is Saudi Arabia next?

 

Carlos Bellorin: PDVSAEl Furrial: The spectacular decline of a Venezuela
giant oil field

 

Julian Lee: Goldman's hopeful oil call

 

Kevin Ramnarine: Guyana's time has come

 


Nato Lima de Oliveira:The fate of Brazil's Petrobras



Ben Casselman : OK, so now what?

 

Robin Wright: Former Ambassador Robert Fordon the State Department mutiny on Syria

 

John Quigley and Andrew Willis: Could Peru's new president get comunities to agree with mining ?

 

David Fickling: How America saved OPEC

NYT: Dilma Rousseff and Brazil's political
scandal:Reporters answer your questions

Julio Blanck: Sólo hay malas noticias para Cristina

 

C.Cervera M.: «Francisco Pizarro no era un genocida; eso lo fueron los ingleses»

Antonio López Ortega: Venezuela: La clase muerta

 

Marc Gericó: Mossack Fonseca, ¿crónica de una muerte anunciada?

Mario Vargas Llosa:La hora gris

 

Pedro C. Ortega Osuna:Posibilidad de mejoramiento
de craqueo térmico


Andrés Oppenheimer:
La soledad de Dilma Rousseff

 


Simon Romero: Brazil's Temer a conservative

 

Liam Denning: Halliburton isn't petrified



Kevin Ramnarine:Petrotrin alive and kicking

 

Kevin Ramnarine: Ending the recession in 2018 (T&T)

 

Thee Dialogue:The Tumultuous Road to Rio 2016: Countdown Amid Crisis



Paul Ford:What should we do about big data leaks?


Rory Cellan-Jones: Are electric cars ready to go on mainstream?


Remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama to the peopleof Cuba

 


Julian Lee:OPEC's futile freeze


John Kemp : Where has the oil gone? Missing barrels and market rebalancing


Julian Lee : Why is Saudi Arabia even prepared to discuss supply restraint?


Kevin Ramnarine: The last platform at T&T
?




Thomas W.O'Donnell: Russia is beating China to Venezuela's oil fields

 

Fareed Zakaria:From Iranto Nigeria, cheap oil means perilous politics

 

Russel Berman: Obama's$10 oil-tax pipe dream

 


John Kemp:How Saudi Arabia successfully defended its U.S. oil market share

 

John Kemp:How Saudi Arabia successfullydefended its U.S. oil market share


Leonid Bershidsky: Repression or reform, Putin must decide

Shlomo Ben-Ami: Exit Latin America's left

Graeme Wood: What ISIS really wants

Robin B. Wright: Cuba and Iran, melancholy twins

Travis Hoium: 4 oil trends to be on the lookout for in 2016

Institute of The Americas: Analysis: Latin America’s 2016 Energy Outlook

Christopher Sabatini: The sad death of the Latin American left

Andres Oppenheimer: Beware of post-election coup in Venezuela

 

2015:

 

The Stabroek:Latin America: The pendulum swings

John Kemp: Should we worry as oil stocks hit 3 billion barrels?

Paul Hodges: Oil price forecasts based on myths, not proper analysis

Jonathan Blitzer: Argentina's Kirchner era ends

Paul Barrett: No nukes is bad nukes

William Neuman and Patricia Torres: Few in Venezuela want bolívars, but no one can spare a dime

Leonid Bershidsky: Saudi Arabia's oil war with Russia

Elisabeth Malkin: Mapping as Mexico opens for exploration

Maher Chmaytelli: OPEC's family feud

 

Pope Francis' speech to United Nation - video

Bill Mckibben: What Exxon knew about climate change

The Francisco Monaldi: The impact of the decline in oil prices on the economics, politics and oil industry of Venezuela

Francisco Goldman: From president to prison: Otto Pérez Molina and a day for hope in Guatemala

VenEconomy: Colombia border conflict backfiring on Venezuela's Maduro?

Mac Margolis : Brazil's scandal takes another toxic turn

Andre Bagoo: TT's Phoenix Park on the rise?

 

International Crisis Group: Venezuela: Unnatural Disaster

"Perdido" the largest oil rig in the world

 


Kejal Vyas: PDVSA's biggest oil refinery confronts serious challenges

Pedro M. Burelli: U.S. - Venezuela relations

Latin America Energy Advisor: Does Pemex’s recent gulf oil discovery herald a new era?

Mary Anastasia O'Grady : Dancing with another dictatorship

 

IOA: Mexico’s round one XXIV La Jolla conference report

Nick Cunningham: Why the oil rally may well be over

Gaurav Sharma: Discussing OPEC's Iranian Oil Conundrum

Lisa Viscidi and Ramón Espinasa: Report on Latin American crude oil exports and the battle for market share ?

James Saft: Petrobras' remarkable 100-year bond

Matt Ferchen: Chinese diplomacy in Latin America and Africa: not two sides of the same coin

Gustavo Coronel : Terrorizing the press: a Chavez mini me in Ecuador

Russell A. Mittermeier: New conservation corridor latest environmental triumph for Suriname

Joshua Partlow: Mexico wanted James Bond, but only if the country looked as good as he does

International Crisis Group: Colombia: A Dangerous Setback

Steve Benen : Why Obama went to Jamaica

David Renwick: The "New Energy Economy" - Trinidad & Tobago

Jorge G. Castañeda: Are Obama sanctions on Venezuela really about Cuba?

Russ Dallen: Testimony: US Senate FRC on Venezuela, March 17, 2015

 

Ekaterina Blinova: U.S. losing a cutthroat global competition

Kate Brown:Boris Nemtsov died alone

David Smilde and Michael McCarthy : Chavismo under pressure: Economic crisis and political challenges in Venezuela - See video

Anthony Bryan : TT - Venezuela analysed - See video

Trinidad & Tobago: Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine Year in Review 2014 -See video

John Kemp: Oil price war inflicts collateral damage in Latin America

Kenneth Rapoza: How new Petrobras CEO stacks up against his global peers

Paul Mason: ‘Hope begins today': the inside story of Syriza's rise to power

Colin Chilcoat: China in pursue of Latin American oil

 

Bilal Y. Saab : Saudi Arabia's way forward

Morgan Stanley Research: Energy Outlook January 2015

Maria Bartiromo: $100 -a-barrel oil 'never' again - Saudi prince

Sputnik: What impact will future Saudi succession have on oil prices?

William Pesek : Cheap oil is rich opportunity for Asia

Jeffrey Goldberg: How to tell whether Obama did the right thing on Cuba

Jeremy M. Martin & Alexis Arthur: Latam 2014: Top energy stories

Geoffrey Smith: The ruble's collapse is disastrous for Putin - and bad for you too

Anatole Kaletsky: Why oil companies shouldbe a lot more profitable than they are

 

2014:

 

The Washington Post: Venezuela's downward economic spiral

Fatih Birol: World's energy outlook An interview by Michelle Patron, Senior Director for Energy and Climate Change, National Security Council at CFR

Steven Bodzin: EFE played in Arevenca oil continuous scam

Daniel Bases:counting pennies in Venezuela

Anthony T. Bryan : Are the Americas emerging as the new center of global energy?

Gregory Meyer and Ed Crooks: BHP to export US oil without permit

Matthew DiLallo: Hold your lower oil prices celebrations

Thomas Petrie and Christopher Grisanti : Can oil producers handle a $70 per barrel price?

John Nagl : Get ready for Iraq war IV

Sara Schaffer and Ezequiel Minaya: Venezuela vulnerable to oil's fall

Joe Nocera: Putin shows his hand

Institute of the Americas: The other side of the river: Colombia: energy, enviroment and communities

 

Javier Solana: Grave new world

Paul M. Barret: The fall of the house of Boggs

Bruce R. Magid : Business Schools: You can't afford to ignore Latin America anymore

Andrew J. Bacevich: Obama is picking his targets in Iraq and Syria while missing the point

Jeff Fick : Brazil: subsalt oil development begins to make progress

 

Raul Gallegos : Beware the rising cost of Venezuela's oil barrel

The Institute of The Americas : Chile: Energy policy: In search of a rainmaker

Claire Martin : Shaping a school system in Peru, from the ground up

Ramon Espinasa : The rise and fall of PDVSA

 

William Dalrymple: India: the Empire strikes back

Pedro van Meurs : Comments on the proposed hydrocarbon revenue law of Mexico

Mack McLarty: It's time to consider new options in Venezuela

John Holman: Will Venezuela become a no-fly country?

 

Mary Anastasia O'Grady: Venezuela's 'dialog' is a fraud

Brian Ellsworth: Special Report: Billions unaccounted for in Venezuela's communal giveaway program

Philip Sherwell : Venezuela in chaos : A general on the run


Jacques Leslie: Is Canada tarring itself?

 

Allister Heath : Venezuela’s mad socialist experiment is destroying a nation

Raul Gallegos : Oceanografia: Dirty oil company clogs Mexican energy reform

David Paulin: Latin leftists and Hollywood elites honor a tyrant
amid bloody protests

The Atlantic : The tragedy of Venezuela in 40 photos

Raul Gallegos : Let's watch Venezuela destroy itself

 

2013

VenEconomy: The breaking point in today’s venezuelan ‘democracy’

Gustavo Coronel : Ecuador vs Chevron: Donziger: from Hans Solo to Darth Vader

John Lyons and Jeff Fick : Auction of multibillion barrel field puts Brasília on exporter path

The Economist : Oil in Ecuador: Correa gets away with a U-turn

Julie Bowen : A case for improved oil extraction using open hole acid stimulation

Oliver L Campbell: Caso ConocoPhillips versus República Bolivariana de Venezuela

Alek Boyd : JP Morgan’s Venezuelan cronyism

OilPrice.com : The six key oil & gas discoveries of 2013

Gustavo Coronel : Creative government ways to defraud the Venezuelan people

 

Anthony T. Bryan: US shale gas exports: Idle threat to T&T’s LNG markets in the
Caribbean

Gustavo Coronel : John Myles Bowen, 1928-2013

 

 

Gary Regenstreif: Chávez’s death leaves Venezuelans with hard choices

: President Hugo Chavez dies at 58; hero to Venezuela's poor

Gustavo Coronel : Venezuela: 14 years under Chavez's gang

Mary Anastasia O’Grady : Venezuela : How to break the tyranny of oil wealth

Roger F. Noriega : Kerry's job - A narco-terrorist state must be brought to justice

Philip Sherwell: Death of Hugo Chavez could set off shock waves across region

Tom O'Donnell : Venezuelan Succession Crisis?

John Kingston : US as oil production king needs an asterisk

Scott Sullivan: Joe Biden U.S. president ?

 

2012

Michael Levi : What OPEC thinks about the U.S. oil boom

Raul Gallegos : Saber-rattling over oil in the Falkland

Wesley Pruden : When mere rhetoric was for sissies

Oliver L Campbell: ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell and BP results Jan-Sept 2012

David A. Patten and Jim Meyers Ohio Voting Count 'Nightmare' Looms

 

Oliver Campbell: Beyond the elections

David Frum : Chavez clown prince of a decaying society

Raul Gallegos :Venezuela = Chavezuela

The Economist : Venezuela: Chavez is here to stay

Patrick Bèle : Venezuela: Chavez re-elected for the third time

Gustavo Coronel : Big problems for Venezuela regardless of the elections outcome

Matthew Hulbert : Chavez's secret Venezuela election weapon: oil

Robert Campbell : U.S. coastal  refiners' Bakken lifeline eroding

Raul Gallegos: Chavez's cash pump

PDVSA runs on empty

Raul Gallegos : Refinery explosion emblematic of Hugo Chavez curse

 

Raul Gallegos : Socialist explosion

Andrés Cala :  Latin America  bonding around oil

Raul Gallegos : Murdoch banks on U.S. Latinos going all-American

Raul Gallegos :Brazil's Chevron ban straddles worst of two worlds

Raul Gallegos :  Ousted Vale CEO  returns unshackled  by the state

Oliver L Campbell : PDVSA is nowhere near being bankrupt

 

Ted R. Bromund: On the U.N. Conference on the Arms Trade  Treat

 

Enrique Krauze: Mexico's new leaders must preserve its  democratic gains

Peter R Orszag: Natural-gas cars  can  drive us toward a better economy

Dale McFeatters :    Ailing Chavez tries for one more time

Michael Kelley : How ExxonMobil  took $300 million from Hugo Chavez

 

 

Raul Gallegos :Oil  majors can  only admire  Colombia's titan

Bloomberg: Chavez exit won’t mean  Venezuela’s problems out the door

Ivan Petrella :  Thirty Years Later:  The Importance of the Malvinas

NYT : New rules for new power plants

 

Peter Ferrara Obama's jokes are on us

Kelly Hearn/WT : Venezuelan oil a risky investment for China

Miguel Octavio : Why does Investors bet on Chavez: Big money in Venezuelan bonds?

NYT : New rules for new power plants

Peter Ferrara :  Obama's jokes are on us

Kelly Hearn/WT : Venezuelan oil a risky investment for China

Miguel Octavio : Why does Investors bet on Chavez: Big money in Venezuelan bonds?

 

The Schork Report :Why does Washingtonblame speculators for high oil prices, but fails to credit speculators for low natural gas prices?

Elisabeth Eljuri :How will EU oil sanctions on Iranimpact Asia?

PW : Chevron 1/ Ecuador 0

Richard Luger : Iran-Venezuela axis growing risk

Caracas Gringo Blog :Dime con quien andas

Felix Salmon :Why Ecuador isn't drilling in Yasuni

 

 

William Yeatman:Canada's XL pipeline:Storm in a barrel?

George Friedman :Iran, the U.S.and the Strait of Hormuz Crisis

Jeremy Martin:Latin America 2012: Energy Outlook

John Kemp : Iran oil sanctions arean unpredictable gamble

 

 

Patrick Radden Keefe : Why Chevron will settle in Ecuador

Francisco Monaldi: Venezuela's petroleum perspectives

Absurd and senseless decision from PDVSA, freezing LNG export projects

Peter Tase / COHA:The Fifth People's Republic of China – Latin America Summit

Peggy Noonan : A caveman won't beat a salesman

Bill Gates : How development pays off

 

2011

 

Olga Imbaquingo and Lauren Paverman : Ecuador: Rafael Correa influence is waning

Morton A. Kleinand Daniel Mandel : The GiladShalit dealis it good for Israel?

Rowena Mason: Why is the oil price still so high?

 

Mikhail Gorbachev : A farewell to nuclear arms

Oliver L Campbell : Cash a scarce resource to be used efficiently

Oliver L Campbell : PDVSA'S financial results January/June 2011

 

Ali Vaez and Charles D. Ferguson : An iranian offer worth considering

Enrique Krauze : Vote gives Mexico chance not to change

Pedro M. Burelli : Exposing Bolivarian Criminal Inc. four guys at a time

Asit K. Biswas: Lessons from Norway

PW : Trinidad & Tobago Independence Day

Nader Mousavizadeh : A smaller America could be a stronger America

Oliver L Campbell : Venezuela and its OPEC quota

 

 

VenEconomy: PDVSA: Liar, liar, pants on fire

Oliver L Campbell : Arbitration proceedings still ongoing

Leslie Moore Mira : The painfull fall of PDVSA, but how it helped a neighbor

Jackson Diehl : Will turmoil drag Libya's rebels under?

John C.K. Daly : Brazil's Petrobras goes for the gold

Oliver L Campbell :Are PDVSA and the external auditors at odds?

Oliver L Campbell : Investment in the Abreu y Lima refinery is a mistake

Tom O'Donnell : Our modern “Fire Water” addiction: From Native American salesmen

Ferdinand E. Banks : The oil price closely observed

 

 

Ernesto J. Tovar / El Universal:Interview/ Ali Moshiri, Chevron CEO for Africa and Latin America

Brian E. Muhammad : Gold, oil, Africa and why the West wants Gadhafi dead

Gil Weinreich : Cuban oil find, reverberates

VenEconomy : Borrowing , borrowing ....

A. Cala and M. Economides : Toothless US sanctions on Chavez bad idea

VenEconomy : fantasies and very few truths

VenEconomy : The last door closes

VenEconomy : It will end up isolated and in ruins

 

VenEconomy : It will end up isolated and in ruins

VenEconomy : Where's the money?

Economist : Hugo Chávez grooms a militia

Samuel Ciszuk / IHS : Libyan rebels eye first export cargo while Eni initiates contacts with opposition

The Week : Are the Fukushima 50 doomed to death?

Reuters special report on Japan nuclear catastrophe

Washington Post: Drill, Brazil, drill, says the U.S.

Thomas L. Friedman : Tribes with flags

Ralph Nader : Nuclear Nightmare

 

 

The Week : Are the Fukushima 50 doomed to death?

Reuters special report on Japan nuclear catastrophe

Washington Post: Drill, Brazil, drill, says the U.S.

Thomas L. Friedman : Tribes with flags

Ralph Nader : Nuclear Nightmare

 

Tom Grieder /IHS : Japan's Fukushima dangerous radioactive releases

Nariman Behravesh /IHS : Global economic impact of the japanese disaster

Jackson Diehl : Will Gaddafi reverse the tide of the Arab Spring?

Samuel Ciszuk's IHS : IOCs, traders halt libyan dealings on sanctions and security concerns

Washington Times : Obama's energy transformation

Jeremy Martin : Timing enhances appeal of new Pemex projects

Andres Cala : There goes libyan oil

The Economist: Venezuela's oil leak

Robert Fisk : Tripoli: a city in the shadow of death

Jonah Hull : The power of one

Girish Gupta : Venezuela has the world'slargest proven crude oil reserves, and ?

Mark Diaz /IHS : Drilling risk in deep-water Mexico's gulf

Bryce McNitt : Will Chavez share Mubarak's fate?

Barclays Capital: Venezuelan oil exports: Myths, doubts and realities

Winds of change in Egypt

Nicky Pear & Alexandra Reed/ COHA: Long-standing dispute between
Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Amazon Defense Coalition : Plaintiff's final arguments in Ecuador court show Michael Winship : Court and Chevron's “crude” attacks continue

John Kemp : Oil at $100 could tip world into slowdown

VeneEconomy : Set on the path to silence

Jamaica Observer : Only the best is good enough for Caracas

Chris Mondics : Legal maneuvers in Ecuador Chevron saga costly to plaintiffs

 

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