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*Libya output at 210,000 bpd; western oilfields shut. NEW YORK, May 20- Brent rose modestly on Tuesday supported by instability in Libya, pulling U.S. oil for July delivery higher in spite of expectations for an increase in domestic stockpiles.
*Libya output at 210,000 bpd; western oilfields shut. NEW YORK, May 20- Brent rose on Tuesday supported by instability in Libya, while U.S. oil for June delivery slipped lower as expectations for an increase in domestic stockpiles added buying pressure on the contract's last day of trading.
SYDNEY, May 5- Australian gas firm WestSide Corp Ltd on Monday rejected as undervalued a takeover offer from China's diversified energy company Landbridge Group Co Ltd that valued the company at A $177.6 million.
Wall Street has its eye on the Federal Reserve's meeting, but a slew of data is likely to have more influence on stocks Wednesday.
April 21- Here are some key dates in Enbridge Inc's bid to build a 525,000- barrel-per-day pipeline from the Alberta oil sands hub of Edmonton to Kitimat, British Columbia, on Canada's Pacific Coast. March 6, 2002- Enbridge says it is sketching out plans for a pipeline from northeastern Alberta to Canada's West Coast.
European shares closed lower on Tuesday, as Ukraine worries and fears about slowing demand in China weighed on stocks.
Australia has several characteristics conducive for commercializing its shale-rich regions.
Helped by strong government support, plentiful labour and an abundant supply of raw materials like steel, China could become a major offshore oil equipment manufacturing hub in less than 10 years, industry executives say, just like Singapore and South Korea overtook the United States and Europe in the 1990 s.
RIO DE JANEIRO, April 11- The purchase of a Texas oil refinery by Brazil's state-run oil company has become a campaign issue as opponents of President Dilma Rousseff use it to attack her reputation as a no-nonsense manager and weaken her lead ahead of the October election.
The unfolding crisis in Ukraine, which is locked in dispute with gas giant Gazprom, is of “utmost importance” to the world’s natural gas market, says the head of the International Gas Union.
European stock markets closed mixed on Thursday.
Libya's domestic disorder is undermining oil production and removing a source of high-quality oil blends for aging European refineries.
European stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors around the globe cheered strong Chinese export data and a U.S. debt deal.
French oil company Total posted a 19 percent drop in fourth-quarter adjusted net profit to 2.47 billion euros ($3.38 billion).
Negotiations over the U.S. debt ceiling are still one of the biggest risks facing the world, according to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer.
Crude oil futures tumbled, on signals that output from Libya may be starting to recover and concerns over debt in China.
Crude oil futures slipped in light volume, as traders booked profits after three days of gains ahead of Christmas.
Bulls face a trio of challenges: The Fed, earnings from some big names and delayed data due to the shutdown. Will they keep running or lie down?
European shares closed lower on Monday as tensions over Syria and monetary policy continued to dominate the agenda.
According to the French oil and gas company, Total, the decision has nothing to do with tax avoidance but to be closer to the City of London where oil is traded. Stephane Pedrazzi has more from Paris.