Corporate and marketshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2165©2014 Petroleum Economist60Corporate and marketsEnd of Libyan oil blockade comes with risksAn agreement to resume exports has reassured oil markets. But several hurdles remain, Chris Stephen reports from Tripolihttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3364904/End-of-Libyan-oil-blockade-comes-with-risks.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTBrazil'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 GMTCollaboration on cards for LNGSurging development costs have put the next wave of projects on ice, but gas players are finally teaming up to help trim costshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359262/Collaboration-on-cards-for-LNG.htmlTue, 08 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 GMT