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China says Vietnamese fishing boat rammed coastguard ship before sinking – South China Morning Post

  1. China says Vietnamese fishing boat rammed coastguard ship before sinking  South China Morning Post
  2. Vietnam lodges protest against Beijing after fishing boat sunk in South China Sea  NBC News
  3. UPDATE 1-Vietnam protests Beijing’s sinking of South China Sea boat  Reuters Africa
  4. Vietnamese fishing boat sinks after colliding with Chinese ship prompting protests against Beijing  International Business Times, Singapore Edition
  5. Vietnam condemns sinking of boat off Paracels, demands China compensate  VnExpress International
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Oil Market Continues To Leak, Analyst Says It Needs Rebalancing

Oil prices continued to fall on Monday, reaching an 18-year low as Saudi Arabia and Russia failed to agree on the scale of production and the coronavirus pandemic continued to depress demand. Analyst: …

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Malaysia Shutting Most Palm Oil Operations, Trade Group Says

Malaysia will be closing most of its palm oil operations as the country shutters non-essential business in an effort to fight the spread of the coronavirus, according to the Malayan Agricultural …

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Climate change contributing to increase in extreme weather events, says expert report – physicsworld.com

Climate change contributing to increase in extreme weather events, says expert report  physicsworld.com

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Shell says gas leak on unit at Pernis oil refinery under control

LONDON (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell said there was a gas leak on Friday on a unit at its 404,000 barrel per day Pernis oil refinery in the Netherlands. The leak has been stopped and the situation at …

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Exxon says efforts to ban fracking will benefit foreign oil producers at the expense of US

Exxon has access to federal lands in New Mexico, Alaska, Delaware and the Gulf of Mexico. The oil-rich Permian Basin is a key center of production for the company. In the third quarter, production in …

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Rally in Palm Oil Is ‘Red Hot,’ Analyst Says

(Bloomberg) — The rally in palm oil prices is set to accelerate as demand for the commodity’s use in biofuel increases at a time when output is falling, according to veteran industry analyst Dorab …

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El Niño weather events are about to become more extreme thanks to climate change, study says – USA TODAY

El Niño weather events are about to become more extreme thanks to climate change, study says  USA TODAY

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Iran says oil tanker hit by two missiles, leaking crude into Red Sea

The National Iranian Oil Company tanker, Sabity, was hit by rockets some 60 miles from the Saudi Arabian port city of Jeddah as it was passing through along the Red Sea, state-run IRNA reported. All …

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RPT-Palm oil from ‘orangutan capital of world’ sold to major brands, says forest group

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Palm oil from an illegal plantation inside an Indonesian rainforest home to endangered orangutans has found its way into the supply chains of major …

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