Business Libya

  • *La Presse reports SNC made "dubious payments" to win Montreal contract.

  • Under legislation that goes into effect on Nov. 1, Internet sites carrying content banned in Russia will be placed on a register, after which Internet providers will have one day to block access. Google Inc, the owner of YouTube, said it was ready to block access of the film to users in Russia once it received the court's decision, the RIA agency reported.

  • MILAN, Oct 1- Italian energy group Edison said on Monday it had won a dispute with Eni to review the price of its long-term gas contract from Libya, its second gas arbitration victory in less than a month. In September Edison, which is owned by France's EDF, won in arbitration a 450 million euro discount on its liquefied natural gas supplies from Qatar's Rasgas.

  • UNITED NATIONS, Oct 1- Syria accused the United States, France, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Turkey on Monday of hijacking the country's 18- month conflict between government forces and pro-democracy rebel groups by supporting "terrorism" with arms, money and foreign fighters.

  • Kudlow: 'Fiscal Cliff' Damage Already Serious

    A new survey from the Business Roundtable confirms Larry Kudlow's worst fears, the fiscal cliff has already paralyzed Corporate America, with Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris.

  • GOP Demands Libya Details from White House

    Eight Republicans including Sen. Ron Johnson, (R) Wisconsin have sent a letter to President Obama charging that the White House misled the American public after the Libya attacks. Johnson talks with Larry Kudlow.

  • Libya Attacks: The Untold Story

    According to Larry Kudlow there's something you don't know about the attacks in Libya that killed 4 Americans; something the White House held back.

  • Turmoil in the Middle East

    Security controls have caused the United States to close embassies and consulates in Libya, Tunisia, Yemen, Egypt and others as Middle East turmoil continues. Mark Steyn, author of "After America," provides perspective.

  • What's Next? $90 Oil?

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look what fueled Wednesday's dramatic slide in oil futures -- the biggest drop in two months -- and where prices could be headed from here.

  • A vehicle sits smoldering in flames after being set on fire inside the US consulate compound in Benghazi late on September 11, 2012

    Oil production is merely a mirage, as is security in Libya, which was doomed from the day one PG (post-Gaddafi) because of the way it was “liberated."

  • An Egyptian protester grabs a tear gas canister to throw back towards the riot police during clashes near the US embassy in Cairo.

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  • Emerging Markets: Apple, Wal-Mart & More

    Discussing the Fed induced market surge, the violence in the Middle East, Wal-Mart's plans to open stores in India, and how popular the iPhone 5 will be in emerging markets, with David Riedel of Riedel Research Group; Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson.

  • Thousands of anti-American protesters tear down the U.S. flag at the American Embassy in Cairo on Sept. 11, 2012, during a demonstration.

    Click to see some of the fallout from this clash between the West’s cherished freedom of expression and the Muslim world’s insistence on respect for its traditions.

  • Mitt Romney and Barack Obama

    Mitt Romney and President Obama are trading tough words over the handling of foreign attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions in the Middle East, injecting foreign policy into a presidential campaign that has focused on a sour economy.

  • An Egyptian protester runs toward riot police holding a live tear gas canister during clashes near the United States Embassy and Cairo's Tahrir Square on September 13, 2012.

    The search for those behind the provocative, anti-Muslim film implicated in violent protests in Egypt and Libya led to a California Coptic Christian convicted of financial crimes who acknowledged his role in managing and providing logistics for the production.

  • Arab Uprisings Threaten Peace

    Discussing growing tensions in the Middle East, and the political and economic implications of the recent uprisings, with Karim Sadjadpour, Carnegie Endowment Iran analyst.

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    Security at US embassies and other diplomatic grounds isn't the same worldwide. Protection is paramount, but appearing too fortified can bring risks of its own, the Global Post reports.

  • Kudlow: I Demand Egypt Apologize!

    Larry Kudlow is outraged that the governments of the Mideast aren't showing much if any remorse in the wake of the violence against Americans.

  • Barak Obama, Mitt Romney

    Mitt Romney lashed out at the Obama administration as being weak on foreign policy after violent attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions in the Middle East in which four Americans were killed.

  • President Obama Speaks on Attack on US Embassy in Libya

    "The United States condemns in the strongest terms this outrageous and shocking attack, " exclaims President Obama, remarking on yesterday's attack on the U. S. Embassy in Libya; killing four Americans, including the American Ambassador. "Make no mistakes, we will work with the Libyan government to bring to justice the killers who attacked our people, he added.