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Eurozone Finance Ministers Try to Lure IMF Back Into Greece Bailout

Monday December 5th, 2016 04:12:23 PM
Eurozone finance ministers toiled to find ways to bring the International Monetary Fund back into Greece’s bailout, as talks between the country and its international creditors enter a critical stage.


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Fed to Stay on Hold After Global Stock Rout

Wednesday November 9th, 2016 03:24:23 PM
Market plunges following Trump election upset meaning global central banks will have to keep rates low even longer.


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BHP Billiton Wins Bidding for Stake in Mexico's Trion Oil Field

Monday December 5th, 2016 05:07:26 PM
Australia’s BHP Billiton won bidding to partner with Mexican state oil company Petróleos Mexicanos in the Trion deep-water oil field in an auction in which 10 other deep-water blocks are also being offered

Trump Warns Another U.S. Company

Monday December 5th, 2016 02:40:51 PM
Donald Trump criticized Rexnord for its plans to move a factory from Indianapolis to Mexico, the second time the president-elect has pressed an attack against a U.S. company set to shift production abroad.

Volkswagen Takes Challenge To Uber, Lyft

Monday December 5th, 2016 05:30:35 PM
Volkswagen launched a new company to challenge Uber and other tech rivals, seeking to become a global force in the digital auto services that are threatening established car makers.


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Coca-Cola Funded Anti-Obesity Nonprofit GEBN Shuts Down After Allegations Of Coke's Involvement

Tuesday December 1st, 2015 09:10:04 AM
The Global Energy Balance Network (GEBN), a nonprofit organization funded by the Coca-Cola Co., said on its website late Monday that it will discontinue its operations. The announcement comes four months after it was revealed that the Atlanta, Georgia-based beverage maker was involved in the activities of the group.

Cyber Monday Is Still The Busiest Online Shopping Day Of The Year, Even As Year-Round Web Commerce Booms

Monday November 30th, 2015 09:11:34 PM
Eager to capture the frenzied crowds that flock to brick-and-mortar stores on Black Friday, online retailers banded together 10 years ago and birthed a shopping holiday of their own. Since then, so-called Cyber Monday has turned out to be an enormous success, becoming the busiest online shopping day of the year.

Small Shops See Uptick In Customers Despite Lack Of Small Business Saturday American Express Incentives

Saturday November 28th, 2015 10:57:07 PM
In the wake of Black Friday, small shops and retailers were getting the attention on Saturday as United States consumers came out for Small Business Saturday -- a shopping holiday conceived by American Express in 2010. The day has become a way for small retailers, restaurants and shops to promote their establishments within their local communities.


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GameStop Accused Of Overcharging Customer On Cyber Monday; Retailer Refuses To Refund

Friday December 2nd, 2016 02:06:06 PM
A disgruntled customer has come out to expose what GameStop did to him on Cyber Monday. According to the client, the retailer overcharged him and even billed for items that were supposed to be for free.

Nokia Brand Now Officially Owned By HMD Global; Confirms Release Of Android Smartphone In 2017

Friday December 2nd, 2016 02:47:57 AM
There has been a considerable amount of rumors going around regarding Nokia’s plans to make Android smartphones. Today, the company made it official by announcing HDM Global as its new home for its phones. First off, Nokia has launched a new phones section on its official website. The page confirms that the company will be introducing new smartphones in 2017. The page also clearly shows that the website is operated by HMD Global Oy, the company that now owns the Nokia brand for the next 10 years.


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Iran's New Oil And Gas Contract Terms Flexible On Crude Price, Risk: Official

Saturday November 21st, 2015 01:48:00 PM
TEHRAN, Iran (Reuters) -- Iran's new oil and gas contracts will have flexible terms that take into account oil price fluctuations and investment risks, a senior Iranian official told Reuters Saturday. Iran is trying to lure back international oil companies to develop its vast oil and gas reserves once sanctions are lifted under a deal with world powers. Iran will announce a new development contract model at conferences in Tehran Nov. 28-29 ‎and in London in February.

With Crude Prices At Historic Lows, Saudi Arabia Pledges To Keep Oil Coming

Sunday November 8th, 2015 10:32:47 PM
A year after the price of crude went into free fall, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has said that it has no plans to reduce oil drilling. In comments to the Financial Times, Saudi officials said they see no reason to slow the supply of oil in advance of an international producers' meeting in December. 

How Will Federal Budget Deal Affect US Oil Security?

Wednesday October 28th, 2015 07:27:23 PM
As Middle East and Latin American countries grapple with sinking oil prices, the United States is considering a budget deal that would require the sale of 58 million barrels of oil from the emergency reserve created decades ago to shield the nation from market disruptions. While this release of crude is unlikely to directly affect oil prices, some experts say depleting the Strategic Petroleum Reserve could leave the U.S. vulnerable to unforeseen events that disrupt global oil markets.






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