Corporate and marketshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2165©2014 Petroleum Economist60Corporate and marketsBrazil's gas prospects dimFacing an increasingly costly import dependence its time the country re-thinks its strategyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3364000/Brazils-gas-prospects-dim.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK's cities the key to green growth http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3362746/UKs-cities-the-key-to-green-growth.htmlThu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTONGC sell off forces action on gas-price reform http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3361548/ONGC-sell-off-forces-action-on-gas-price-reform.htmlTue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIndustry welcomes North Sea tax review http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3361268/Industry-welcomes-North-Sea-tax-review.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlobal oil demand to rise on non-OECD growthhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3361160/Global-oil-demand-to-rise-on-non-OECD-growth.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTOil, gas and spy games in the Timor SeaClaims of skullduggery reignite battle for riches in contested watershttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359254/Oil-gas-and-spy-games-in-the-Timor-Sea.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTTesting times for Australia’s big gas players The country’s major energy firms are looking further afield for growthhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359252/Testing-times-for-Australias-big-gas-players.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTVery forward about going backwards The country’s short-term perspective and regressive approach to climate policy is drawing flakhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359251/Very-forward-about-going-backwards.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIraq's disintegration should sound alarm bellshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3358720/Iraqs-disintegration-should-sound-alarm-bells.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat now for Iraqi oil? The Islamist-led Sunni surge leaves Iraq on the brink of collapse. Derek Brower assesses what it means for the country’s oil industryhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3358613/What-now-for-Iraqi-oil.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTFacing up to the challenge The biggest difficulty facing upstream companies is not finding reserves – it is bringing fields on stream on time and on budget, argue Antoine Rostand, Tamás Seregi and Arnold Volkenborn, from Schlumberger Business Consulting (SBC)http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3351318/Facing-up-to-the-challenge.htmlSat, 05 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTRequiem for a dream?Three years on, the euphoria surrounding South Sudan’s independence has ebbed away as the country slides deeper into civil war, writes Luke Pateyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354893/Requiem-for-a-dream.htmlFri, 04 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTWPC delegates take hard look at Russia’s energy future http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3357898/WPC-delegates-take-hard-look-at-Russias-energy-future.htmlThu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTClimbing up the chemicals cycleThe chemicals business cycle edged upwards in 2013 and there are hopes for more progress this year, Martin Quinlan writeshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3357558/Climbing-up-the-chemicals-cycle.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTUneven progress for chemicalsThe worldwide chemicals business is strengthening but Europe is lagging, Martin Quinlan writeshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3351729/Uneven-progress-for-chemicals.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTCutting the costs of CCSCooperation and collaboration are key to deploying the next generation of carbon capture technology, writes Frank Ellingsenhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355206/Cutting-the-costs-of-CCS.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAustralian climate policy thrown into disarray http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355725/Australian-climate-policy-thrown-into-disarray.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK’s Stanlow refinery under threathttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355680/UKs-Stanlow-refinery-under-threat.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTChevron departure marks Chad declinehttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355679/Chevron-departure-marks-Chad-decline.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTGazprom and OMV forge South Stream Austria http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355235/Gazprom-and-OMV-forge-South-Stream-Austria.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTOil prices hit 2014 highs on Iraq supply fearshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355234/Oil-prices-hit-2014-highs-on-Iraq-supply-fears.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTPetrobras adds to pre-salt cache http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355233/Petrobras-adds-to-pre-salt-cache.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTTanzania discovery points to four-train LNG http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355208/Tanzania-discovery-points-to-four-train-LNG.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTCroatia resumes hostilities with Hungary over INAhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354939/Croatia-resumes-hostilities-with-Hungary-over-INA.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUganda refinery bidders pared-down to twohttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354896/Uganda-refinery-bidders-pared-down-to-two.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlobal oil production up on non-Opec rises http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354820/Global-oil-production-up-on-non-Opec-rises.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAngola’s Clov lifts Totalhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354520/Angolas-Clov-lifts-Total.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTVenezuela woes hit China’s Petro-Kinghttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3353489/Venezuela-woes-hit-Chinas-Petro-King.htmlThu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTCan gas see off coal?Without a price on carbon, gas is generally seen as an expensive alternative to cheap coal. But the increasingly fungible nature of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and potential market innovations could see gas overtake coal as Asia’s fuel of choice. Damon Evans reportshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3352776/Can-gas-see-off-coal.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTShell bags nearly $6bn for Woodside stakehttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3352775/Shell-bags-nearly-6bn-for-Woodside-stake.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT