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  • WASHINGTON, April 27- President Donald Trump complained on Thursday that the United States was being unfairly treated in the Paris Climate Agreement and told Reuters he would announce a decision in about two weeks on whether Washington would remain in the accord. Trump, who will mark the 100th day of his presidency on Saturday, told Reuters in an interview he...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK April 27- Boeing Co on Thursday asked the U.S. Commerce Department to investigate alleged subsidies and unfair pricing for Canadian planemaker Bombardier's new CSeries airplane, adding to growing trade tensions between the United States and Canada. The petition against Canada's new competitor to the Boeing 737 aircraft came just days...

  • BRASILIA/ SAO PAULO, April 27- Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi has asked Brazil's foreign trade council to impose tariffs on ethanol imports following a surge in shipments from the United States, an official said on Thursday, a move that could stir trade tensions with the Trump administration. Imposing a tariff on ethanol imports, which come almost entirely...

  • BRASILIA/ SAO PAULO, April 27- Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi has asked Brazil's foreign trade council to impose tariffs on ethanol imports following a surge in shipments from the United States, an official said on Thursday, a move that could stir trade tensions with the Trump administration. Imposing a tariff on ethanol imports, which come almost entirely...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, April 27- Boeing Co on Thursday asked the U.S. Commerce Department to investigate alleged subsidies and unfair pricing for Canadian planemaker Bombardier's new CSeries airplane, adding to growing trade tensions between the United States and Canada. The petition against Canada's new competitor to the Boeing 737 aircraft came just days...

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- Trump administration officials will likely meet in May to reach a final decision on whether the United States should stay in the Paris climate deal, after holding an initial meeting on Thursday at the White House, an administration source said. The group of advisers, which includes Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Energy Secretary Rick...

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- Advisers to President Donald Trump held a meeting at the White House on Thursday to discuss whether the United States should remain in the Paris global climate deal and will likely meet again in May before making a final decision, an administration source said. The advisers are likely on track to reach a final decision before a Group of Seven...

  • *Two key Libya oilfields restart, sources tell Reuters. *OPEC sec-gen's comments point to an extension of global cut. New York, April 27- Crude prices fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the restart of two key oilfields in Libya pumped more crude into an already bloated market.

  • *Sharara major field for Libya output plans. *Libya plans 1.1 mln bpd output by August. LONDON/ TRIPOLI, April 27- Libya's Sharara oilfield has restarted after the end of protests by an armed group that had blocked pipelines there, National Oil Corp chairman Mustafa Sanalla said on Thursday.

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- A group of nine Republican lawmakers urged President Donald Trump to keep the United States in the 2015 Paris climate agreement but to reduce its pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions, as Trump advisors were set on Thursday to discuss whether to leave the pact. Representative Kevin Cramer of oil-producing North Dakota and eight other...

  • BORDEAUX, April 27- Sharp spring frosts are damaging production in some of France's most famous winemaking regions, including Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy, posing a threat to growers' incomes. "All areas of the Champagne are hit to very varying degrees," said Thibaut Le Mailloux from the Champagne Committee industry group. France's total wine output fell 10...

  • BORDEAUX, April 27- Sharp spring frosts are damaging production in some of France's most famous winemaking regions, including Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy, posing a threat to growers' incomes. "All areas of the Champagne are hit to very varying degrees," said Thibaut Le Mailloux from the Champagne Committee industry group. France's total wine output fell 10...

  • BORDEAUX, April 27- Sharp spring frosts are damaging production in some of France's most famous winemaking regions, including Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy, posing a threat to growers' incomes. "All areas of the Champagne are hit to very varying degrees," said Thibaut Le Mailloux from the Champagne Committee industry group. France's total wine output fell 10...

  • BORDEAUX, April 27- Sharp spring frosts are damaging production in some of France's most famous winemaking regions, including Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy, posing a threat to growers' incomes. "All areas of the Champagne are hit to very varying degrees," said Thibaut Le Mailloux from the Champagne Committee industry group. France's total wine output fell 10...

  • The European Central Bank said it will host a meeting of banks on May 4 at its offices in Frankfurt. It will spell out in detail what those moving some of their operations out of London must do to apply successfully for a licence. Ireland's central bank will hold a similar gathering next month to advise groups considering a move to Dublin, which along with Frankfurt,...

  • PARIS, April 27- OPEC wants oil inventories to decline further and is working to ensure a policy-setting meeting in May reaches consensus, the group's secretary-general said on Thursday in comments pointing to an extension of a global supply cut. As a result, OPEC members including top exporter Saudi Arabia have signalled support for extending the deal at a May...

  • PARIS, April 27- OPEC wants oil inventories to decline further and is working to ensure a policy-setting meeting in May reaches consensus, the group's secretary-general said on Thursday in comments pointing to an extension of a global supply cut. As a result, OPEC members including top exporter Saudi Arabia have signalled support for extending the deal at a May...

  • *Stocks need to move closer to 5- year average OPEC's Barkindo. Barkindo's views were echoed by oil ministers from OPEC members Iraq and Angola, also attending the conference. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and a number of non- OPEC producers meet on May 25 to discuss extending output curbs that cover the first half of 2017..

  • April 27- French oil and gas major Total could consider taking a stake in the planned listing of part of Saudi Arabia's Aramco, the company's chief executive said on Thursday. Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne told an oil summit in Paris that it was all premature as the market was still awaiting details on how the initial public offering would be done, but added it could be...