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Alberta sees more new wells and active drilling rigs in first quarter of 2017

Alberta operators drilled twice as many wells during the first three months of this year than they did over the same time period last year. 246 more words

Economy

Singapores Economic Woes

Singapore’s Economic Recession

Singapore has been a powerhouse of economic growth and icon of modernity and innovation in the East.  As recounted by everyone I met, it has been in recession for the last two years. 525 more words

Rigged

“Big oil already receives generous public subsidy to extract a resource we know we have to start leaving in the ground. It would be wrong for this same industry to be allowed to walk away from a situation that could create jobs and protect the marine environment we all rely on.” … 14 more words

Grangemouth: chronicle of a defeat foretold

In the autumn of 2013 workers at the Ineos Grangemouth plants sustained a humiliating and unnecessary defeat. We recently published a review of a book which recounts the official union version of these events, … 1,898 more words

Industrial

Alberta Budget 2017: Where does the province stand?

As the NDP enters the midway point of its first term in government, there are signs the economy is starting to turn around, and a hope it will lead to a rebound for Alberta’s bottom line. 327 more words

Politics

@NNPCgroup Calls On NASS To Pass PIB For Oil Industry Stability

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law to dispel the air of uncertainty around the industry, create an enabling environment for the industry to flourish and dissuade the International Oil Companies (IOCs) from exiting the country. 487 more words

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