2019, June, 14, 11:00:00CLIMATE INVESTMENT $43 BLN
Climate financing by the world’s largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) in developing countries and emerging economies rose to an all-time high of $43.1 billion in 2018
2019, June, 14, 10:55:00GLOBAL GROWTH 2.6%
Global economic growth is forecast to ease to a weaker-than-expected 2.6% in 2019 before inching up to 2.7% in 2020. Growth in emerging market and developing economies is expected to stabilize next year as some countries move past periods of financial strain, but economic momentum remains weak.
2019, June, 14, 10:50:00RUSSIA: MODEST GROWTH
Real GDP growth in Russia surpassed expectations in 2018, reaching 2.3 percent, mostly due to oneoff effects of energy construction. Forecasted growth of 1.2 percent in 2019 and 1.8 percent in 2020 and 2021 reflects a more modest outlook.
2019, June, 13, 16:15:00SAUDI ARAMCO NET INCOME $111 BLN
Saudi Aramco is the world’s largest integrated oil and gas company; its upstream operations are based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and it also operates a global downstream business. Headquartered in the city of Dhahran, the company operates in eight locations within the Kingdom and 20 locations overseas, and employs around 76,000 people.
2019, June, 13, 16:10:00U.S.: THE PLACE FOR INVESTMENT
we adopted a number of policies to make the United States a more attractive place to invest, including these: Reducing the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent, and cutting rates for small businesses. Moving the United States from a worldwide system of taxation to a territorial system. And allowing for immediate expensing of capital equipment.
2019, June, 13, 16:05:00NORWAY'S GDP UP 2%
Norway’s economic momentum remains strong, supported by higher oil prices, competitiveness gains stemming from the weaker krone, and a robust labor market. After growing by 2.2 percent in 2018, mainland economic activity is expected to accelerate further and rise by about 2.5 percent this year, before growth slows to 2.1 percent in 2020.
2019, June, 13, 15:45:00IMF TO ANGOLA $1.24 BLN
Angola’s three-year extended arrangement was approved by the IMF Executive Board on December 7, 2018, in the amount of SDR 2.673 billion (about US$3.7 billion at the time of approval), the equivalent of 361 percent of Angola’s quota
2019, June, 11, 10:05:00RUSSIA'S GAS FOR EUROPE
According to the document, Gazprom will supply up to 3.5 billion cubic meters of gas per year to VNG Handel & Vertrieb in 2021 and 2022.
2019, June, 11, 10:00:00GAZPROM, OMV DEAL $1 BLN
The document sets the price of the deal during which OMV will obtain a 24.98 per cent stake in the project for developing Blocks 4A and 5A in the Achimov formations of the Urengoyskoye field at EUR 905 million (USD 1.02 billion at the cross rate of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation as of June 7, 2019). The parties plan to enter into the final agreement on the deal before the end of 2019.
2019, June, 11, 09:55:00NOVATEK, CNPC AGREEMENT
PAO NOVATEK (“NOVATEK” and/or the “Company”) announced that it has signed the Share Purchase Agreement (“Agreement”) with wholly owned subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation (“CNPC”) in relation to the sale of a 10% participation interest in the Arctic LNG 2 project.
2019, June, 11, 09:50:00NOVATEK, CNOOC AGREEMENT
PAO NOVATEK (“NOVATEK” and/or the “Company”) announced that it has signed the Share Purchase Agreement (“Agreement”) with CNOOC Ltd. (“CNOOC”) in relation to the sale of a 10% participation interest in the Arctic LNG 2 project.
2019, June, 11, 09:40:00SAIPEM LNG FOR MOZAMBIQE $6 BLN
Saipem, in joint venture with McDermott International and Chiyoda Corporation, has reached agreement with Area 1 concessionaires on an EPC contract to engineer and construct an onshore LNG project in Mozambique.
2019, June, 11, 09:30:00U.S. UNEMPLOYMENT 3.6%
Total nonfarm payroll employment edged up in May (+75,000), and the unemployment rate remained at 3.6 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.
2019, June, 7, 11:35:00U.S. TRADE DEFICIT UPDOWN ANEW
Year-to-date, the goods and services deficit increased $4.1 billion, or 2.0 percent, from the same period in 2018. Exports increased $8.3 billion or 1.0 percent. Imports increased $12.4 billion or 1.2 percent.
2019, June, 6, 14:45:00CYPRUS GAS EARNINGS $9 BLN
Cyprus will earn an estimated $9.3 bln over 18 years from exploiting its Aphrodite gas field under a renegotiated contract with Shell, US-based Noble and Israel?s Delek, the energy minister said