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The Superpowers Battling Over Iraq"s Giant Oil Field

The Superpowers Battling Over Iraq's Giant Oil Field .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 2nd, 2019

BP pulls out of Iraq"s Kirkuk field: sources

EXCLUSIVE: BP has pulled out of Iraq's giant Kirkuk oilfield after its $100 million exploration contract expired with no agreement on the field's expansion, sources have told Reuters. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

US troops completed this brutal workout and shared fake beer in honor of this Navy SEAL — here"s what the "Chuck Heavy" exercise looks like

US Navy In honor of US Navy Chief Petty Officer Charles Keating IV, the US special operations community created a "workout of the day." Keating, a 31-year-old Navy SEAL, was killed battling ISIS fighters in Iraq on May 3, 20.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2020

Halliburton lays off 1,000 employees at Houston HQ

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) is laying off about 1,000 employees at its corporate headquarters in Houston. The layoffs are effective immediately, a Halliburton spokesperson confirmed. In a statement, the oil field services giant attributed the layof.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2020

Amazon Vice President Quits in Protest Over Company’s Alleged Firings of Coronavirus ‘Whistleblowers’

The e-commerce giant has been battling against critics who say the company hasn’t done enough to make warehouses safe A senior .....»»

Category: topSource: timeMay 4th, 2020

Bakken Oil Field Giant Continental Eliminates Dividend, Slashes Production

Continental Resources, one of the largest producers in the Bakken shale oil region, has suspended its dividend and announced a production cut of 30% for April and May......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 7th, 2020

Car rental giant Enterprise Holdings implements furloughs

Rental car giant Enterprise Holdings said Monday it has furloughed an undisclosed number of employees, as the travel industry is decimated by the coronavirus pandemic. The move, affecting employees across corporate and field operations, is in plac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020

Could ISIS Take Control Over Iraq"s Largest Oil Field?

Could ISIS Take Control Over Iraq's Largest Oil Field? Via OilPrice.com, As always, it’s the fear of sanctions that provides the leverage Trump seeks in this cat-and-mouse game with Iran. And this time, t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 17th, 2020

Saudi Aramco hits new low on U.S.-Iran tensions

Shares of Saudi Aramco opened at 34 riyals ($9.06) on Wednesday, their lowest level since the oil giant began trading on December 11, after Iran launched missiles on U.S. targets in Iraq......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2020

Google AutoDraw can turn you into an artist: here’s how to use it

Google is making big strides in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. The search giant has an AI product in almost every... The post Google AutoDraw can turn you into an artist: here’s how to use it appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 2nd, 2019

Columbia Sportswear"s Gert Boyle, an iconic and influential Portland business giant, dies at age 95

Gert Boyle, who propelled Columbia Sportswear Co.'s rise to national prominence in the apparel field, has died. Columbia revealed Boyle's death around 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning. The passing means the loss of a genuine Portland business icon known .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2019

"Suspiciously Well Placed": First Images Of Crippling Damage To Giant Khurais Oil Field Revealed

"Suspiciously Well Placed": First Images Of Crippling Damage To Giant Khurais Oil Field Revealed.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 20th, 2019

Exclusive: Iraq close to pipeline deal with BP and Eni, rather than Exxon - sources

Iraq is close to reaching a deal with oil majors BP and Eni for an export pipeline project that was initially planned as part of a mega-deal with U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil, according to five senior Iraqi oil officials involved in the negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 8th, 2019

Facebook to add its name to Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook Inc, which has been battling antitrust accusations, will add its name to two of its highest-profile acquisitions, according to a report Friday in The Information. The Menlo Park-based social media giant will rename the two apps "Instagra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2019

Exclusive: Exxon"s $53 billion Iraq deal hit by contract snags, Iran tensions - sources

Just weeks ago, U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil looked poised to move ahead with a $53 billion project to boost Iraq's oil output at its southern fields, a milestone in the company's ambitions to expand in the country......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 21st, 2019

Vertex enters Duchenne field with $245M buy of Exonics

Biotech giant Vertex Pharmaceuticals announced plans Thursday to acquire a Cambridge-based preclinical gene editing startup, giving a run for the money to fellow Cambridge drugmaker Sarepta Therapeutics and others developers of drugs for Duchenne m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2019

Merck"s Keytruda Vs. Bristol-Myers Squibb"s Opdivo In Q1 And Beyond

Two big pharma titans are battling for supremacy in the field of oncology immunotherapy. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2019

Schlumberger to sell 3 businesses to Houston co. for $400M

Oil field services giant Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) is selling its fishing and tubular businesses and assets to Houston-based Wellbore Integrity Solutions, an affiliate of private equity firm Rhône Capital. The $400 million deal is expected t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2019

China opposes U.S. move to blacklist telecom giant Huawei

China on Thursday slammed a decision by the U.S. government to put telecom equipment giant Huawei on a blacklist and said it will take steps to protect its companies, in a further test of ties as the superpowers clash over trade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Amazon"s nascent freight service has a truckload of rivals

As Amazon.com Inc targets traditional brokerages that match shippers with truckers, it's also battling a bevy of startups - including Uber Freight and a company funded by the e-commerce giant's founder Jeff Bezos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 1st, 2019

FreightWaves Oil Report: A Giant Oil Field In Saudi Arabia Isn"t Such A Big Shot

A weekly look at what occurred in the oil markets of the U.S. and the world this past week.   read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 8th, 2019