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Wednesday Jan. 16, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil prices end higher Wednesday as U.S. crude supplies fall a second week

Reuters -Petrobras produced 2.03 mln bpd in Brazil in 2018, shy of target

Reuters - Mexico officials skip congressional testimony on fuel theft

Reuters - Mexico president says will address theft from oil platforms

Reuters - Mexican economy likely hit by fuel crunch in Jan -cenbank nominee

M.Parraga, S.Angulo / Reuters - Mexico expects faster fuel distribution to drain inventories

Meghan Gordon, Brian Scheid / Platts -US oil output to hit 13 million b/d in 2020 despite slower growth

Argus - Mexico leans on private gasoline imports in fuels crisis

Argus - Venezuela´s opposition targets state assets abroad

Argus - Venezuela to sign gold deal with Turkish company

Henning Gloystein / Reuters - Oil firm Wednesday as supply cuts point to tighter market despite weakening economy


Tuesday Jan. 15, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil rises 3% Tuesday as China moves to stimulate economy

Reuters - Petrobras wants to operate three blocks in 6th pre-salt auction

Reuters -Brazil govt nominates 3 new Petrobras board members amid accusations of meddling

John Kemp / Reuters - Diesel futures point to economic slowdown in 2019

Emmanuel Gallegos/ Platts - High swells warning not affecting bunkering operations in Callao, Peru

Argus - Maduro defiance puts western oil companies in Venezuela in bind

Argus - Mexican government says imports of US fuels to continue

Argus - Mexico's Tuxpan fuel pipeline operating again -AMLO

Argus - Pemex's Salamanca refinery to increase output with MTBE delivery

Argus - Last of PDVSA operational crackers a Cardon unit of CRP refinery breaks down

Henning Gloystein / Reuters - Oil up 1 percent Tuesday amid supply cuts, but China slowdown weighs on demand outlook


Monday Jan. 14, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil ends lower Monday on signs of fresh China weakness; natural-gas prices jump 16%

Marta Nogueira, Rodrigo Viga Gaier / Reuters - Petrobras CEO pushes to oust board members

Reuters - Mexico City pipeline hit by 'sabotage' amid crackdown on fuel theft

Reuters - U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for second week in a row -Baker Hughes

Reuters - Phoenix Petroleum gets green light for Philippines' first LNG terminal

Marianna Parraga / Reuters - Mexican ports see bottlenecks as fuel distribution slows

Reuters - China's fourth Westinghouse-designed nuclear reactor begins operations

Reuters -Peru discusses importing natural gas through pipeline from Bolivia

Neil Marks / Reuters - Exxon ships have not returned to Venezuela - Guyana area of dispute - update

Reuters - Canada regulator issues draft conditions in oil pipeline review

Alex Lawler / Reuters - Oil falls to $60 Monday on concerns about China slowdown

Friday Jan. 11, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - U.S. benchmark oil snaps Friday longest win streak in 9 years, but books weekly gain

Reuters - Mexico auto industry warns of plant suspensions if gasoline crisis worsens

Reuters - Cesp says new owner launched public tender for shares

Reuters - Petrobras starts process to lease fertilizer units

Reuters - Volkswagen sells record 6.24 mln VW vehicles in 2018

Marianna Parraga / Reuters - Mexican ports see bottlenecks as fuel distribution slows

Collin Eaton / Reuters - U.S. oil export boom sparks a battle to build Texas ports

Brian Ellsworth, Vivian Sequera / Reuters - Maduro faces an isolated Venezuela

Yereth Rosen / Reuters - Trump administration working on Arctic oil leases despite shutdown

Sharay Angulo / Reuters - Mexico fuel shortage worries industry as lines in capital grow

Noah Browning / Reuters - Oil set for weekly gain Friday on trade optimism, OPEC-led supply cuts

Thursday Jan. 10, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil up 9 sessions in a row Thursday, longest win streak for U.S. benchmark since 2010

Reuters - Pemex presentation sees 2019 capital infusion of at least $1.25 bln

Fabian Cambero / Reuters - Chile's Collahuasi plans resource sharing with Canada's Teck Resources

Jessica Resnick-Ault / Reuters - U.S. crude stocks fall less than expected, products build sharply -EIA

John Kemp / Reuters -U.S. natural gas prices sink on mild weather and hedge fund sales

Reuters - Dutch court to hear demands to end Groningen gas output on Jan. 17

Reuters - Chevron, Occidental invest in CO2 removal technology

David Alire Garcia / Reuters - Mexico holds firm in fuel theft fight, panic buying hits capital

Adriana Barrera / Reuters - Holy guacamole! Mexican fuel shortage threatens Super Bowl snack

Jarrett Renshaw , Chris Prentice / Reuters -EPA says it is committed to rule for higher ethanol blend by summer driving season

Noah Browning / Reuters - Oil drops 1 percent Thursday on U.S.-China trade talks, American supply surge


Wednesday Jan. 09, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - U.S. oil prices up an 8th session Wednesday to score highest finish since mid-December

Reuters - Venezuela congress slams oil deals with U.S., French companies

Timothy Gardner / Reuters - U.S. carbon emissions spike in 2018 on industry, fuel demand

Reuters - Curacao PDVSA Isla refinery resumes work after eight-month stoppage

Ron Bousso / Reuters - BP unlocks a billion oil barrels in Gulf of Mexico with new technology

Reuters -Mexico fuel theft curtailed, secret 'hose' found in Pemex's refinery -Obrador

Reuters - Petrobras may get $14 bln to settle dispute over some oil exploration areas

Reuters - Petrobras selling $803 mln in local debt

Reuters - Iran hopes India will seek fresh waiver from U.S. sanctions -deputy foreign min

Reuters - Oil prices to trade in $60-$70 per barrel range by mid-2019 - APICORP

Noah Browning / Reuters - Oil rises 2 percent Wednesday on U.S.-China trade talk optimism


Tuesday Jan. 08, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil tallies Tuesday longest streak of gains in about 18 months

L. Cohen, B. Ellsworth / Reuters - PDVSA in oil deal with firm part-owned by Florida Republican

Reuters -Brazilian government denies to pay $14 billion to Petrobras

Alister Doyle / Reuters - Last year was fourth warmest, greenhouse gases up - EU's Copernicus

Reuters - AES Tietê's offer to buy Alto Sertão III has expired

John Kemp / Reuters - Hedge funds dump crude and diesel as economic outlook darkens

F. Carranza G. , A. Esposito /Reuters - Mexico offensive against fuel theft leaves motorists stranded

Marianna Parraga/Reuters - Venezuelan crude sales to U.S. drop to lowest since 1989

Reuters - Ophir to take $300 mln impairment after being denied block licence extension

Reuters - PetroChina's 2018 shale gas output up 40 pct vs 2017

Noah Browning / Reuters -Oil prices up Tuesday on U.S.-China trade talk hopes, OPEC cuts

Monday Jan. 07, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch -Oil ends higher Monday on U.S.-China trade talks, OPEC supply cuts

T.Gardner, J. Renshaw /Reuters - Shutdown risks delays to U.S. drilling, ethanol, wind initiatives

Reuters - Libyan authorities seeking 37 suspects over attacks on oil, military facilities

Scott DiSavino / Reuters - U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for first week in three -Baker Hughes

Reuters - U.S. crude stockpiles flat, products build sharply - EIA

Reuters - Canada producer prices drop 0.8 pct in Nov on cheaper energy

Jessica Jaganathan / Reuters -Record LNG capacity to get green light in 2019 amid strong demand

Kagondu Njagi , Thomson Reuters Foundation -Solar energy pumped water slakes rural Kenya's thirst for development

Reuters - Crude output falls in 2018 at China's top Daqing oil field

Reuters -Ecuador president Lenin Moreno demands probe into predecessor's oil projects

Henning Gloystein / Reuters - Oil prices jump Monday on U.S-China trade hopes, supply cuts


Friday Jan. 04, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil Friday tallies first weekly gain in a month amid optimism on trade conflict and energy demand

B. Brooks , L. Paraguassu / Reuters - Bolsonaro says he is open to hosting a U.S. military base

M. Nogueira, R. Viga G. / Reuters - Petrobras to focus on core business, spat with govt to be resolved soon -officials

Reuters - SoCalGas extends natgas conservation request during cold snap

Reuters - New Petrobras CEO says dominating domestic refining, gas market bad for company

Collin Eaton / Reuters - OPEC sends fewest oil cargoes to United States in at least five years

Jennifer Hiller / Reuters - U.S. energy executives' outlook sours for first time since 2016 -Fed survey

John Kemp / Reuters - U.S. economy flashes warning signs of impending slowdown

Alex Lawler / Reuters - OPEC oil output posts biggest drop since 2017 on Saudi move

Reuters - U.S. warns Iran against space launches, ballistic missiles

Alex Lawler / Reuters -Oil rises toward $57 on Friday due to China-U.S. trade talks, OPEC cuts


Thursday Jan. 03, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil logs 4th straight session climb Thursday, buoyed by declines in crude output

Reuters - Shell receives oil products wholesale license in China

John Kemp / Reuters - Fear sends equity and commodity prices tumbling in 2018

C. Knudsen, A. Doyle / Reuters - Norway's electric cars zip to new record: almost a third of all sales

Anthony Boadle / Reuters - Brazil's new far-right government issues decrees across sectors

Sujata Rao / Reuters - World stocks nurse a New Year's hangover as growth worries persist

Reuters - Odebrecht to pay $41.7 mln to Eletrobras in new leniency deal

Imran Mukhtar / Thomson Reuters Foundation - Biogas guzzlers: Karachi's public buses to run on cow poo

Reuters - Nigeria's crude output rises to 2.09 mln bpd in 2018

Reuters - U.S. agents fire tear gas at 'violent mob' near Mexico border

Noah Browning / Reuters - Oil prices decline Thursday on swelling oversupply, volatile markets


Wednesday Jan. 02, 2019

Myra P. Saefong / MarketWatch - Oil ends at 2-week high Wednesday as traders eye signs OPEC output cuts

Stephanie Kelly / Reuters - U.S. October crude oil production sets record high: EIA

Reuters - Bolsonaro: Brazil 'liberated from socialism' with him in power

Ursula Scollo / Reuters - Peru's Vizcarra vows to fight graft after turn in Odebrecht case

Edgard Garrido / Reuters - Violence, gangs cast pall over life in Honduras

Stephanie Kelly / Reuters - U.S. October crude oil production sets record high -EIA

Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber / Reuters -Seven dead, dozens trapped under rubble after Russian gas blast

Reuters -CNPC appoints Zhang Wei as general manager

Alex Lawler / Reuters - Oil falls Wednesday to $53 on economic worries, surging supply












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