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2015/01/24 13:45
2015/01/24 13:45
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THE North Sea oil industry is winding down and politicians and workers must start planning for the future “pretty quickly”, oil veteran and government adviser Sir Ian Wood has warned. Sir Ian, the...
2015/01/24 13:45
2015/01/24 13:45
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2015/01/24 00:37
2015/01/24 00:37
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Everyone else mills around the mountain resort, nodding along with World Economic Forum (WEF) policy debates or cutting a swathe through endless drinks parties. As befits any gathering of power...
2015/01/23 13:47
2015/01/23 13:47
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Prime Minister David Cameron has acknowledged the concerns of UK oil capital Aberdeen over the drop in oil prices - but said it has been "good news for consumers". He said NHS spending in Scotland...
2015/01/23 11:31
2015/01/23 11:31
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Oil price: consumers 'must benefit from lower prices' 8 January George Osborne said that it is "vital" that customers should benefit from falling oil prices at the petrol pumps, in the cost of...
2015/01/20 20:09
2015/01/20 20:09
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... are not immune to those challenges and are taking appropriate actions to tackle them,” said Mr Warwick. "We have spoken with our workforce and are supporting them through the process." Last week...
2015/01/20 18:11
2015/01/20 18:11
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The gap between the rich and poor is revealed with figures showing billionaires have got even wealthier—again. The fortunes of the richest 100 increased by £40.1 billion last year to £297 billion....
2015/01/20 02:16
2015/01/20 02:16
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Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls will take part in talks with representatives of the oil and gas industry today during a day of action to address Scotland's oil "crisis". Mr Balls will be joined by...
2015/01/19 12:31
2015/01/19 12:31
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Oil price rebounds, sparking hopes of recovery 22 December 2014 Oil prices jumped by 2 per cent overnight, bringing up the cost of Brent crude by more than $1 per barrel to $62.64, but the gains...
2015/01/19 12:31
2015/01/19 12:31
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The dramatic fall in the oil price will spur the UK economy to grow faster than had been predicted this year, according to influential forecaster the EY ITEM Club. The Chancellor had expected 2.4 per...
2015/01/18 00:45
2015/01/18 00:45
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THE falling price of North Sea oil threatens “irreversible damage” to the off-shore industry unless ministers take immediate action to alleviate the crisis, Sir Ian Wood has warned. Wood said oil...
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2015/01/18 00:45
2015/01/18 00:45
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Without an agreement on immediate action, the current crisis of confidence threatens to do irreparable harm to Scotland’s oil and gas industry WHEN the history of North Sea oil is finally written it...
2015/01/17 09:09
2015/01/17 09:09
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ENERGY billionaire Sir Ian Wood yesterday urged the industry’s big players to hold their nerve and ride out the rock-bottom oil price storm. Wood, who built his Wood Group empire on the back of the...
2015/01/17 01:09
2015/01/17 01:09
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The CBI found itself at the centre of a political storm last April when it claims an internal error led to it registering itself as a campaigning group with the Electoral Commission. The move was...
2015/01/16 18:17
2015/01/16 18:17
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Failure to ride out the bumps in oil prices along the way can lead to even bigger shortfalls in supply further down the track. The risk in the current market is that oil companies will cut back too...
2015/01/16 03:23
2015/01/16 03:23
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BP cuts 300 jobs in North Sea oil crisis: Bleak outlook for industry laid bare with layoffs after price of a barrel continues to fall Brent crude oil prices have halved since June and stand at $48 a...
2015/01/15 10:31
2015/01/15 10:31
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Oil price: North Sea oil fields 'close to collapse' 19 December The tumbling oil price has brought about a "huge crisis" for the UK's North Sea oil industry, an expert has warned. With oil prices...
2015/01/09 06:55
2015/01/09 06:55
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Predicting oil price movements is as risky as exploring for oil itself. The average price for crude fell 10.3 per cent from the start of 2014 to the date of the Scottish independence referendum on...
2015/01/08 16:09
2015/01/08 16:09
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Fiscal Affairs Scotland said it is unclear whether oil prices will return to the average £70 a barrel seen in the last three years. While the present low of around £33 a barrel impacts on taxes taken...
2015/01/08 13:31
2015/01/08 13:31
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George Osborne said that it is "vital" that customers should benefit from falling oil prices at the petrol pumps, in the cost of airfares and in their utility bills. The Chancellor tweeted that the...
2015/01/06 10:31
2015/01/06 10:31
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Stock markets around the world fell sharply yesterday as the price of US oil dipped below the symbolic threshold of $50 a barrel. West Texas Intermediate fell to $49.22, while Brent Crude, the global...
2015/01/24 13:45
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