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Global Oil Exploration Nears $1 Trillion - Where Are The Finds?

Thu Jul 10, 2014 3:36pm BST

* New oilfield development drop to lowest since 1999

* Global reserve replacement ratio falls steeply

* Enhanced oil recovery from mature field is partial solution… 763 more words


India's INOX Pays $30 Million for Satyam Cineplexes Chain

HONG KONG – INOX Leisure, India’s second largest cinemas chain, is to acquire the privately-owned Satyam Cineplexes chain.

INOX told the Bombay Stock Exchange that it has agreed to pay $30.2 million (INR1.82 billion) for the chain which operates 9 multiplexes with a total of 38 screens in 6 cities. 391 more words


Salman Khan Starrer ‘Kick’ Becomes 2014’s Top Bollywood Hit

LONDON — Producer-director Sajid Nadiadwala’s “Kick,” starring Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, has emerged as Bollywood’s highest grossing film of 2014.

The July 25 release enjoyed an estimated $13.9 million opening weekend in India, placing the film 6th in the list of all time openers, which is still led by Vijay Krishna Acharya’s Aamir Khan starrer “Dhoom 3” that dominated the Christmas 2013 frame with $17.8 million. 118 more words


3rdKind Has Closed Second Round Funding of 1 Million Dollars from Nippon Venture Capital, Global Brain and Adways

Tokyo (PRWEB) July 30, 2014
3rdKind Inc. allows worldwide developers not only to grow their sales on the Japanese App Store and Google Play but also to team up with major local companies such as KDDI, Sanrio, Nifty. 12 more words

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Simon Cowell to Be Feted at Cannes TV Market Mipcom

LONDON — Simon Cowell is to be feted as Personality of the Year at the 30th anniversary edition of TV program market Mipcom in Cannes, France. 416 more words


[VIDEO] Footage of Hamas Raid Shows Why Israel Is So Freaked Out About Gaza Tunnels

For Foreign Policy, Elias Groll reports: Three weeks into deadly fighting in Gaza and along its border, Israeli forces have been surprised to encounter an extensive, sophisticated tunnel system that has been used by… 243 more words

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