Articles by Tsvetana Paraskova

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S&P Global Platts Launches Oil Trading Game

S&P Global Platts has launched a commodities trading game that simulates oil trading in which players can compete for virtual profit for fun and learning. The Market Masters game is free and available for Android and Apple phones and is inspired by rea…


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Gubernatorial Hopeful Ohio Vows To Ban All Oil & Gas Drilling

Ohio Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dennis Kucinich—a vocal opponent of fracking—vows to ban all oil and gas drilling in the state, if elected, and even take the industry to court in a class-action lawsuit. Kucinich, a former mayor of Cleveland and…


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Offshore Oil Is Poised For Significant Growth

Following three painful years of portfolio repositioning, cost cuts, and deferred projects, the offshore oil and gas industry is now more prepared to deliver projects and profits at lower costs and simpler designs.    Currently, U.S. shale is taking ce…


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Iran Ready To Share Its Oil, Gas Resources With India

Oil and gas-rich Iran is ready to share its natural resources with India to help its development, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on a visit to India on Friday. “Iran is rich in oil and natural gas resources. It is ready to share the natural resou…


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Iran Ready To Share Its Oil, Gas Resources With India

Oil and gas-rich Iran is ready to share its natural resources with India to help its development, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on a visit to India on Friday. “Iran is rich in oil and natural gas resources. It is ready to share the natural resou…


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Total CEO Dismisses Norway’s Wealth Fund Claims

Owning shares in integrated oil companies is much more than buying a barrel of oil, so the proposal of Norway’s US$-1-trillion wealth fund to ditch oil stocks because of increased risk to exposure to oil prices is a “bad argument”, Patrick Pouyanne, th…


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Total CEO Dismisses Norway’s Wealth Fund Claims

Owning shares in integrated oil companies is much more than buying a barrel of oil, so the proposal of Norway’s US$-1-trillion wealth fund to ditch oil stocks because of increased risk to exposure to oil prices is a “bad argument”, Patrick Pouyanne, th…


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Eni Returns To Profit On Higher Oil Prices, New Projects

New oil and gas project startups and higher oil prices helped Italy’s oil major Eni (NYSE:E) to return to profit in 2017 and more than double fourth-quarter earnings on the back of record oil and gas production. Eni reported on Friday an adjusted net p…


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Eni Returns To Profit On Higher Oil Prices, New Projects

New oil and gas project startups and higher oil prices helped Italy’s oil major Eni (NYSE:E) to return to profit in 2017 and more than double fourth-quarter earnings on the back of record oil and gas production. Eni reported on Friday an adjusted net p…


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The Most Bullish Indicator For Long-Term Oil Demand

The rise of electric vehicles has prompted many analysts to start trying to pinpoint the year in which global oil demand will peak and start to decline irreversibly in the face of electrification and improved vehicle efficiency. While forecasts range f…