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Daily Mail
US Olympic committee forced to deny telling athletes to avoid Rio 2016 Games over fears of catching the Zika virus It was claimed that official
US Olympic committee forced to deny telling athletes to avoid Rio
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
2016 Games over fears of catching the Zika virus It was claimed that officials told a conference call athletes should consider missing Rio 2016 Olympic Games as Brazil is the... Read more
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Investopedia
5 Stocks to Buy Before Oil ReboundsOil is a huge part of modern life. And that extends far beyond just using gasol
5 Stocks to Buy Before Oil Rebounds
Investopedia / Posted 5 hours ago
Oil is a huge part of modern life. And that extends far beyond just using gasoline to get from point A to point B. Oil is incorporated into a variety of products from plastics to rubbers, to asphalt, to jet fuel. That means when the price of oil... Read more
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The Star
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-officials - Other SportsNEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports feder
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-officials - Other Sports
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika Published: 9 February 2016 11:22 AM The US Centers for Disease Control and P
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 16 hours ago
Published: 9 February 2016 11:22 AM The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising pregnant women or those considering to become pregnant, athletes, staff,... Read more
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Business Wire
Latin America Corporate Bond MaturitiesCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Latin America corporates face significant challenges
Latin America Corporate Bond Maturities
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Latin America corporates face significant challenges in 2016, according to a new Fitch Ratings special report. Companies have cut capital expenditures dramatically and have slashed dividends during 2014 and 2015. This will... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missingThere are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the execut
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
There are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel just as comfortable in Dubai as they do in Shanghai. Call them your global jet setters, if you like. And in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missingThere are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the execut
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 hours ago
There are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel just as comfortable in Dubai as they do in Shanghai. Call them your global jet setters, if you like. And in... Read more
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Business Standard India
US could give Olympics a miss if Zika fear continuesThe United States won most medals at the last Olympics in London in 2012, so an
US could give Olympics a miss if Zika fear continues
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The United States won most medals at the last Olympics in London in 2012, so any disruption to its presence would be important for the Rio gamesThe United States won most medals at the last Olympics... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missingThere are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the execut
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
There are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They're the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel just as comfortable in Dubai as they do in Shanghai. Call them your global jet setters, if you like. And in... Read more
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Business Insider
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missingThey're the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel jus
The world's jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
They're the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel just as comfortable in Dubai as they do in Shanghai. Call them your global jet setters, if you like. And in 2016 they've started to notice that some members of their group... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Officials: US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika The USOC was leaving the decision to attend 2016 olympics up to individual at
Officials: US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
The USOC was leaving the decision to attend 2016 olympics up to individual athletes and staff members. The 2016 Rio Olympics. Picture: Facebook.com Zika virus,Zika mosquito... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
GLOBAL E&PJeremy Beckman • London Market caution lifts drilling services Mobile offshor
GLOBAL E&P
Offshore Magazine / Posted yesterday
Jeremy Beckman • London Market caution lifts drilling services Mobile offshore drilling unit day rates will likely continue to fall into 2017, according to a report by Douglas-Westwood, as more rigs come off long-term contracts. The “World Oilfield... Read more
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NBC News
Officials: Athletes May Want to Skip Olympics Over Zika FearsNEW YORK — The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations tha
Officials: Athletes May Want to Skip Olympics Over Zika Fears
NBC News / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered in a... Read more
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Daily Mail
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-o...American athletes are told not to go to the Rio Olympics if they think they are
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-o...
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
American athletes are told not to go to the Rio Olympics if they think they are at risk of catching the Zika virus U.S. Olympic Committee told sports federations athletes and staff concerned for their health should consider skipping the... Read more
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Newsmax
Olympic Committee: US Athletes Should Consider Not Attending Olympics Over ZikaThe message was delivered in a conference call involving USOC officials and lea
Olympic Committee: US Athletes Should Consider Not Attending Olympics Over Zika
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
The message was delivered in a conference call involving USOC officials and leaders of U.S. sport federations in late January, according to two people who participated in the call. Federations were told that no one should go to Brazil "if they don't... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Athletes Should Consider Skipping Rio Olympics Over Health ConcernsBy Daniel Bases and Joshua Schneyer NEW YORK, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The United Sta
U.S. Athletes Should Consider Skipping Rio Olympics Over Health Concerns
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
By Daniel Bases and Joshua Schneyer NEW YORK, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic... Read more
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Newsmax
USOC to Athletes: Don't Attend Olympics If You Fear ZikaThe United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes
USOC to Athletes: Don't Attend Olympics If You Fear Zika
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered in a conference call... Read more
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FOX News
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika, officials sayNEW YORK – The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations tha
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika, officials say
FOX News / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK – The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered in a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officialsThe message was delivered in a conference call involving USOC officials and lea
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officials
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
The message was delivered in a conference call involving USOC officials and leaders of US sport federations in late January, according to two people who participated in the call. Federations were told that no one should go to Brazil "if they don't... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear ZikaThe logos of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are pictu
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The logos of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are pictured next to a message on a screen that reads ''Message about Zika'' during a media briefing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 2, 2016. NEW YORK The United States... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officialsNEW YORK: The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK: The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered in a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Athletes May Skip Olympics If Concerned About Zika Virus, Officials SayIn a Jan. 29 letter from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to national
U.S. Athletes May Skip Olympics If Concerned About Zika Virus, Officials Say
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
In a Jan. 29 letter from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to national committees, the IOC’s chief doctors said they were monitoring the situation closely. They passed along mosquito avoidance advice, but remained confident the games would go... Read more
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Market Watch
Mark Mobius no longer investing in PetrobrasSão Paulo--Emerging-markets guru Mark Mobius said Friday that he no longer is i
Mark Mobius no longer investing in Petrobras
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
São Paulo--Emerging-markets guru Mark Mobius said Friday that he no longer is investing in Brazil's troubled state-run oil giant Petróleo Brasileiro SA and that he would buy shares only if oil prices rise sharply and the state-run firm is successful... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Exclusive: U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officialsThe logos of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are pictu
Exclusive: U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: officials
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
The logos of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are pictured next to a message on a screen that reads ''Message about Zika'' during a media briefing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 2, 2016. NEW YORK The United States... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: OfficialsNEW YORK: The United States Olympic Committee told US sports federations that a
US athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika: Officials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK: The United States Olympic Committee told US sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered in a... Read more
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The Star
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-officials - Other SportsNEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports feder
U.S. athletes should consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika-officials - Other Sports
The Star / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. The message was delivered... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Rio: Beneath the spangles and the samba, a recurring cycle of dearth and excessAlthough Rio hosted both the opening game and the final of a tournament of the
Rio: Beneath the spangles and the samba, a recurring cycle of dearth and excess
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
Although Rio hosted both the opening game and the final of a tournament of the 2014 World Cup (in which Brazil invested $15 billion) nothing much has changed in the favelas. ‘”They did not do it for the favelas,” says my guide Edson. “Little has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Promises Not to Sack NNPC WorkersThe Federal Government has promised not to cut down the number of employees of
FG Promises Not to Sack NNPC Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Federal Government has promised not to cut down the number of employees of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. This is coming as labour unions have threatened to storm Imo State today (Friday) for a mass action if the state government... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Which Is the Worst Stock in the World? Here's the list so farIn what could be the most important election of 2016, TheStreet is looking for
Which Is the Worst Stock in the World? Here's the list so far
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
In what could be the most important election of 2016, TheStreet is looking for the Worst Stock in the World and we need your help. In these times of market turbulence, it's our job to watch out for the worst investments that can sink your portfolio.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Oil market spiral threatens to prick global debt bubble, warns BISSpeaking at the London School of Economics, Mr Caruana said the sheer scale of
Oil market spiral threatens to prick global debt bubble, warns BIS
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Speaking at the London School of Economics, Mr Caruana said the sheer scale of leverage in the oil and gas industry is amplifying the downturn since companies are attempting to eke out extra production to stay afloat. The risk spreads on high-yield... Read more
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The Economic Times
Brazil inflation hits 12-year highRIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil's inflation rate rose to a 12-year high, officials said
Brazil inflation hits 12-year high
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil's inflation rate rose to a 12-year high, officials said Friday, as the world's seventh-largest economy continued to struggle through a protracted recession. Driven by rising food prices, the annual inflation rate hit 10.71... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shell to Shed 10,000 Jobs, Defers Fid On Bonga S'west ProjectBy Chineme Okafor and Paul Obi As dwindling oil prices take their toll on oil
Shell to Shed 10,000 Jobs, Defers Fid On Bonga S'west Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Chineme Okafor and Paul Obi As dwindling oil prices take their toll on oil industry operations, Royal Dutch Shell has announced that it will cut its global staff strength by 10,000 in 2016. It also announced in its fourth quarter of 2015... Read more
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CBC.ca
6 months to Rio: 5 controversies looming over the Olympic GamesAs Rio de Janeiro prepares to host the world for the 2016 Olympic Games, the le
6 months to Rio: 5 controversies looming over the Olympic Games
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
As Rio de Janeiro prepares to host the world for the 2016 Olympic Games, the lead-up to the global sporting event has already faced its fair share of controversy. The timer now stands at six months for organizers to address the concerns. Back in... Read more
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Times of Malta
Emerging market debt, Brazil in focusIn 2015 Emerging Market High Yield Debt (EMHB) manged to lock a total return of
Emerging market debt, Brazil in focus
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
In 2015 Emerging Market High Yield Debt (EMHB) manged to lock a total return of 3.2 per cent as per the BOFA Merrill Lynch High Yield Emerging market index, with the registered return being solely generated from carry return (7.5 per cent), which... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Brazil faces steep hurdles ahead of Olympics: Zika and economic crisisBut with six months to go until Rio de Janeiro hosts the next Olympics, the sen
Brazil faces steep hurdles ahead of Olympics: Zika and economic crisis
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
But with six months to go until Rio de Janeiro hosts the next Olympics, the sense of gloom is plunging new depths as the country struggles with a Zika epidemic and a cocktail of political and economic woes. The daily tales of woe are overshadowing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Plan to Sack NNPC Staff - KachikwuMinister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Ni
No Plan to Sack NNPC Staff - Kachikwu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, has stated that staff of the NNPC would not be sacked in the ongoing reforms of the corporation. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
India ranks 76th in global corruption indexIndia has climbed nine points to rank 76th in this year’s global corruption ind
India ranks 76th in global corruption index
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
India has climbed nine points to rank 76th in this year’s global corruption index launched here today topped by Denmark, with watchdog Transparency International calling graft a global “blight”. According to Transparency International’s... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Panelaço’: Brazilians Drown Out President’s Zika Speech with Pot-Banging ProtestPresident Dilma Rousseff of Brazil delivered a national primetime address on We
‘Panelaço’: Brazilians Drown Out President’s Zika Speech with Pot-Banging Protest
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil delivered a national primetime address on Wednesday night on the Zika virus pandemic that has hit the South American nation with particular severity, detailing how the Brazilian military has begun awareness and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oil Workers Meet Kachikwu, Vow to Oppose Planned SackOil workers have vowed to resist attempts by multinational companies and manage
Oil Workers Meet Kachikwu, Vow to Oppose Planned Sack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Oil workers have vowed to resist attempts by multinational companies and management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to retrench workers under any guise. Their position was made known after a meeting with the minister of State... Read more
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Business Wire
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. UK Regulatory Announcement: 3rd Quarter ResultsLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This announcement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro M
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. UK Regulatory Announcement: 3rd Quarter Results
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This announcement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme. Consolidated Financial Results for the Nine-Month Period Ended December 31, 2015 [IFRS] Tokyo, February 4, 2016 - Mitsui & Co., Ltd. announced... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio carnival's Olympic theme feels economic pinchRIO DE JANEIRO - It may be Olympic year in Rio de Janeiro, but economic crisis
Rio carnival's Olympic theme feels economic pinch
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - It may be Olympic year in Rio de Janeiro, but economic crisis means there's not much gold for cash-strapped organizers of a Games-themed parade at this week's carnival. Members of the Union of the Ilha do Governador samba school... Read more
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News.com.au
US judge approves Petrobas class action A US judge has ordered Petrobras, the state-run Brazilian oil company, to fac
US judge approves Petrobas class action
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
A US judge has ordered Petrobras, the state-run Brazilian oil company, to face class-action litigation by investors seeking to recoup billions of dollars in losses stemming from a bribery and political... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Is Petrobras the Worst Stock in the World right now? If not, what is?In what could be the most important election of 2016, TheStreet is looking for
Is Petrobras the Worst Stock in the World right now? If not, what is?
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 days ago
In what could be the most important election of 2016, TheStreet is looking for the Worst Stock in the World and we need your help. In these times of market turbulence, its our job to watch out for the worst investments that can sink your portfolio.... Read more
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New Kerala
Is perception a good measurement of corruption? ( Active Voice)Evidence of corruption in a developing countries like India can cause massive t
Is perception a good measurement of corruption? ( Active Voice)
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Evidence of corruption in a developing countries like India can cause massive turmoil. Two cases in point have been the near collapse of UPA-II on account of corruption charges and the rise of the AAP in Delhi on the anti-corruption plank. And yet,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brazilians back Petrobras probe - pollSao Paulo - An overwhelming majority of Brazilians want an investigation into a
Brazilians back Petrobras probe - poll
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Sao Paulo - An overwhelming majority of Brazilians want an investigation into a sprawling kickback scheme at state-controlled oil producer Petrobras to continue despite concern it is hurting the nation's ailing economy, according to a poll released... Read more
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New Kerala
Petrobras international head jailed for 12 yearsBrasilia, Feb 2 : Scandal-ridden Brazilian oil giant Petrobras' former internat
Petrobras international head jailed for 12 years
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Brasilia, Feb 2 : Scandal-ridden Brazilian oil giant Petrobras' former international head has been jailed for 12 years for corruption and money laundering, the media reported on Tuesday. Jorge Zelada, the former director of the company's... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Here's why it's too late for Petrobras and ValeEverybody loves an inspiring underdog story, but sometimes a comeback doesn't c
Here's why it's too late for Petrobras and Vale
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 days ago
Everybody loves an inspiring underdog story, but sometimes a comeback doesn't come. The prolonged slump in commodity prices has taken a massive toll on Brazil's economic muscle, and mining and oil industry profit margins have shrunk to a thin trail,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC and Petrol Filling StationsThe indigenization decrees had been passed so that Nigerians could increasingly
NNPC and Petrol Filling Stations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The indigenization decrees had been passed so that Nigerians could increasingly own shares in businesses operating in Nigeria. The law also forbade foreigners from engaging in some lines of business especially distributive trade. On petrol filling... Read more
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Yahoo News
Brazil's Petrobras to reduce investment plan by 5 percent: newspaper The Brazil's state-run Petrobras oil company headquarters is pictured in Rio
Brazil's Petrobras to reduce investment plan by 5 percent: newspaper
Yahoo News / Posted 8 days ago
The Brazil's state-run Petrobras oil company headquarters is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes BRASILIA (Reuters) - Petroleo Brasileiro... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's Petrobras to reduce investment plan by 5 percent: newspaperBRASILIA: Petroleo Brasileiro SA will cut its 2016-2020 investment plan by 5 pe
Brazil's Petrobras to reduce investment plan by 5 percent: newspaper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BRASILIA: Petroleo Brasileiro SA will cut its 2016-2020 investment plan by 5 percent to US$93 billion as the state-run oil company contends with dwindling oil prices and a massive corruption investigation, the O Globo newspaper reported on... Read more
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