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LNG deal ushers in tighter She

by Reuters on January 06, 2014
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LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell’s new boss Ben van Beurden will be able to point to a clear downward trend in spending this year, thanks in part to the way the oil company is accounting for an acquisition completed this week.

FedEx sued for shipping cigar

by Reuters on January 06, 2014
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NEW YORK - New York City has sued FedEx Corp, accusing it of illegally delivering millions of contraband cigarettes to people’s homes and seeking $52 million in fines and unpaid taxes.

BHP says iron ore mines operat

by Reuters on January 06, 2014
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SYDNEY - BHP Billiton said its Australian iron ore mines have resumed full operations following a cyclone that battered coastal regions and closed major shipping terminals this week.

Crippled Kashagan oil project

by Reuters on January 06, 2014
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LONDON/MILAN - Giant Kazakh oilfield Kashagan, which was brought to a halt by leaks shortly after start-up last year, is grappling with a bureaucratic “nightmare” on top of its engineering troubles as it strives for commercial production in 2014.

Drug cartel at home at huge Me

by Reuters on January 03, 2014
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LAZARO CARDENAS – When the leaders of Mexico and China met last summer, there was much talk of the need to deepen trade between their nations. Down on Mexico’s Pacific coast, a drug gang was already making it a reality.

Taiwan shipbuilder wins $50M o

by Reuters on January 03, 2014
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TAIWAN–About 10 hours before the stroke of midnight on 31 December, Taiwan shipbuilding firm CSBC closed out the year with a $50 million order from Singapore-based Iseaco Investment Pte Ltd to build two, 1,800 TEU containerships for its subsidiaries, YL Singapore Shipping Pte and YL Colombo Shipping Pte.

Facing weak margins, Asia refi

by Reuters on December 24, 2013
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SINGAPORE - Asian refiners are increasingly replacing costlier crude oil with a low-value oil product to produce higher value fuels, in an attempt to control costs and stem a decline in profitability.

Textron to buy Beechcraft for

by Reuters on December 24, 2013
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VALLETA - Textron Inc, maker of Cessna planes, has agreed to buy aircraft maker Beechcraft for $1.4 billion, the Financial Times reported, citing unnamed sources.

DEL MONTE SUES SEATRADE; Cargo

by Reuters on December 24, 2013
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NEW YORK - A cargo ship with 110,000 cartons of overripe bananas will remain docked at a U.S. port while their owner and the shipping company battle in court over who let them go brown.

Hyundai aims to raise $3B sell

by Reuters on December 24, 2013
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KOREA - South Korea’s Hyundai Group said it plans to raise more than 3.3 trillion won by selling off its three financial units and taking other steps to ease concerns over affiliates’ high levels of debt.

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Wyoming, we want our bells back!

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | July 26,2017
‘I uphold and stand for the entirety of President Duterte’s SONA... Also for his demand for the return of the Balangiga Bells whose fate I wrote about 22 years ago.’

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‘Assassination’

By DODY LACUNA | July 26, 2017
‘The possible assassination of the very popular Duterte by the CPP/NPA would likely lead to an intense civil unrest, with the military suddenly cracking down on leftist groups, the opposition and the media.’