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Chevron can resume a key role in Venezuela's oil production and exports

Chevron can resume a key role in Venezuela’s oil production and exports

WASHINGTON/HOUSTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Chevron Corp on Saturday received a U.S. license allowing the second-biggest U.S. oil company to expand production in Venezuela and ship crude oil from the South American country to the United States . The ruling grants broader rights to the last major US oil company still operating in US-sanctioned Venezuela. …

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US ready to allow Chevron to increase oil production in Venezuela

US ready to allow Chevron to increase oil production in Venezuela

US ready to allow oil giant to produce and sell Venezuelan oil Chevron owes billions in unpaid debt to state-owned PDVSA US aims to transfer Venezuelan oil sales from shadow companies HOUSTON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Chevron Corp could soon win U.S. approval to expand operations in Venezuela and resume trading in its oil once …

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Qatar strikes 27-year LNG deal with China as competition intensifies

Qatar strikes 27-year LNG deal with China as competition intensifies

Talks with other Chinese and European buyers underway -Kaabi Says buyers can take up to 5% stake in expansion Agreement indicates importance of long-term secure supply DOHA, Nov 21 (Reuters) – QatarEnergy has signed a 27-year deal to supply China’s Sinopec with liquefied natural gas in the longest LNG deal to date as volatility drives …

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The Fed will raise rates by 50 basis points, but the key rate could be higher

The Fed will raise rates by 50 basis points, but the key rate could be higher

BENGALURU, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve will downgrade in December to propose a 50 basis point interest rate hike, but economists polled by Reuters say a longer period of U.S. central bank tightening and a higher policy rate peak are the biggest risks to the current outlook. U.S. consumer price inflation unexpectedly fell …

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COP27: discussions on carbon market rules are slow to start

COP27: discussions on carbon market rules are slow to start

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, November 14 (Reuters) – Countries are far from agreeing on the technical details of the global trade in carbon offset credits after a week of talks at the UN climate summit COP27 in Egypt, according to negotiators and observers, with delays threatening to blow a 2023 deadline. Carbon offsets allow countries or …

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Asian stocks mixed on Fed warning, China hopes

Asian stocks mixed on Fed warning, China hopes

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Fed’s Waller downplays CPI as a single number Beijing outlines ownership support and COVID steps Biden will meet Xi at the G20 SYDNEY, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Asian stock markets were mixed on Monday as a top U.S. central banker warned investors against getting carried away by single-digit inflation, while Chinese stocks gained in …

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Analysis: Money before climate;  the fall in the markets stimulates the exodus of ESG funds

Analysis: Money before climate; the fall in the markets stimulates the exodus of ESG funds

NEW YORK/BOSTON, Nov 11 (Reuters) – Funds adhering to environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) principles have been hit by unprecedented capital outflows in the market downturn as investors favor preserving the capital to objectives such as the fight against climate change. ESG, a classification applied to fund assets currently worth an estimated $6.5 trillion, …

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Exclusive: US blocks more than 1,000 solar shipments due to Chinese slave labor issues

Exclusive: US blocks more than 1,000 solar shipments due to Chinese slave labor issues

November 11 (Reuters) – More than 1,000 shipments of solar power components worth hundreds of millions of dollars have piled up at U.S. ports since June under a new law banning imports from the China’s Xinjiang region due to slave labor concerns, according to federal customs officials and industry sources. The level of seizures, which …

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