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2015-05-29 16:22:42

Production From These Two Prolific Shale Plays Still Up 20% Versus April 2014 DENVER, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from key shale formations in North Dakota and Texas

2015-05-29 00:20:37

Growth driven by increased demand for lighter distillates SINGAPORE, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China's apparent oil demand* in April increased 5.4% from a year earlier to 42.89

2015-05-21 20:21:15

ATLANTA and LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tadeu Nardocci, Senior Vice President, Novelis Inc.

2015-05-21 20:21:01

Winners Hail from Four Continents and Represent U.S., India, Egypt, Canada, Brazil and Mexico LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.-based Alcoa, a global leader in lightweight metals technology,

2015-05-19 04:21:09

Northeast Asian price down month over month, bucking seasonality demand trends SINGAPORE, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) to northeast Asia

2015-05-12 12:24:42

Surplus Estimates Hiked for World, India, Brazil, Thailand, But Cut for China, South Africa NEW YORK, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sugar producers, undaunted by surplus inventories and declining

2015-05-12 00:21:09

Weaker order outlook amid rising flat steel price expectations BEIJING, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The outlook for new steel orders in China over May weakened from April despite

2015-05-11 04:20:42

First double-digit increase since February 2012 HOUSTON, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market climbed 10% month over month in April,

2015-05-08 20:21:06

Output Up 210,000 Barrels Per Day from March LONDON, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) totaled 30.93 million

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.