European shares closed down on Friday, ending the week with a slight loss, after a choppy trading session which saw Rolls Royce and Daimler drag European bourses lower following analyst downgrades.» Read More
LONDON, Sept 27- An offshore gas find in the Nile Delta is strong new evidence that Egypt has the resources to end power cuts and get export income flowing again.
*About 25 pct of top office space vacant in Cairo- report. DUBAI/ LONDON, Sept 26- A flight by foreign companies from violent unrest in Egypt threatens to drive up vacancy rates at offices and malls and prompt international investors to shift funds to sub-Saharan real estate.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 20- Brazil's government plans to finance state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA's participation in the Oct. 21 auction of Libra, country's largest-ever oil discovery, the Estado de S. Paulo daily newspaper reported on Saturday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 19- Brazil's planned auction of its biggest-ever oil discovery attracted only a quarter of the interest expected by the government after many of the large, wealthy oil companies with experience in the region declined to sign up for the sale.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 19- Brazil's planned auction of its biggest-ever oil discovery attracted only a quarter of the interest expected by the government after many of the large, deep-pocketed oil companies with experience in the region declined to sign up for the sale.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 19- Only 11 oil companies paid the fee required to qualify for a planned Oct. 21 auction of Brazil's biggest ever oil discovery, the country's petroleum regulator said on Thursday, noting that almost four times that many companies had been expected to participate.
Exxon Mobil Corp, BP Plc and BG Group Plc decided not to make bids for the giant offshore Libra oil prospect that Brazil plans to auction on Oct. 21, Magda Chambriard, head of Brazil's oil regulator ANP, said on Thursday.
NERA was asked to analyse the effects of LNG exports limited to a relatively low level or a high one, with exports ramping up to full volume slowly or rapidly. NERA was also asked to examine the case in which there was no limit on the volume of gas exported.
*China exports ease worries about sharp slowdown. NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stocks rallied on Monday as upbeat economic data from China spurred the S&P 500 higher for a fifth straight day, while bonds rallied and oil prices fell on diverging outlooks on the possibility of a Western strike against Syria.
*China exports ease worry about sharp slowdown. NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stocks and bonds rallied on Monday while the dollar fell against most major currencies as upbeat economic data from China allowed the S&P 500 to advance for the fifth straight day and concern about the possibility of a Western strike against Syria fed a bid for safe-haven U.S. debt.
*China exports ease worry about sharp slowdown. NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stocks and bonds rose on Monday while the dollar fell against most major currencies after a soft jobs report last week fed debate over when the U.S. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 22.43 points, or 0.61 percent, at 3,682.44.
*China trade data eases worries about sharp slowdown in China. LONDON, Sept 9- An upswing in Chinese exports lifted world equity markets on Monday, though worries about Syria and uncertainty over when and by how much the U.S. central bank will cut its stimulus programme saw investors hedge their bets.
*Jacobs Engineering to buy Sinclair Knight. NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. stock index futures advanced on Monday in the wake of upbeat economic data from China, though concerns remained about a potential strike against Syria.
*BG cuts production estimates on Egypt, Norway delays. LONDON, Sept 9- European shares fell on Monday as disruptions to business in the Middle East hurt oil firm BG Group and the threat of a spike in crude prices fuelled profit taking on construction firm Bouygues.
*FTSEurofirst 300, FTSE 100 both down 0.1 pct. LONDON, Sept 9- European shares edged lower on Monday, snapping a three-day rise as heavyweight BG Group led a selloff in the energy sector after warning about production.
ABERDEEN, Scotland, Sept 6- At one of the largest oil shows in the world in Scotland's oil town of Aberdeen, hundreds of companies vie for new recruits, flaunting shiny drill bits and simulators amid free beers and women in tight work overalls.
A surge in U.S. natural gas production thanks to the shale revolution means proposed new liquefied natural gas projects in Australia, East Africa, Canada and Russia can no longer count on exporting to the United States and will now have to focus more on sales to Asia.
LONDON, Aug 30- European shares hit a six-week closing low on Friday as reduced chances of an immediate military strike on Syria weighed on energy equities due to weakened oil prices, although longer-term market outlook stayed bright.
LONDON, Aug 30- European shares headed for their biggest weekly drop since June on Friday as reduced chances of an immediate military strike on Syria weighed on energy equities due to weakened oil prices, although longer-term the market outlook stayed bright.
LONDON, Aug 28- G4S, the world's largest security services firm, raised 348 million pounds through a share sale with more to come from asset disposals as its new boss seeks to cut debt and focus on emerging markets growth.