Τρίτη, Οκτωβρίου 19, 2010
Φρέσκα ΔΙΕΘΝΗ ΖΟΥΜΕΡΑ νέα από RT Channel (οι Ρώσοι πυροβολούν συνεχώς - ανταγωνίζονται το CNN & CNBC)
BP sells Vietnam and Venezuela assets to TNK-BP. BP has agreed to sell assets in Venezuela and Vietnam to its Russian joint venture TNK-BP for $1.8 billion. The agreement includes BP’s interests in the Petroperijá, Boquerón and PetroMonagas joint ventures in Venezuela and its 35% operating interest and associated pipeline and power generation interests in the Lan Tay and Lan Do gas fields in Vietnam.... (ερώτηση: ποιός είναι πίσω από αυτές τις εταιρίες;)
The sale is part of BP's plan to raise up to $30 billion by the end of 2011 to help the company meet its financial obligations after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The agreement to sell its Venezuela and Vietnam interests comes in the wake of previously announced agreements to sell assets in Egypt, Canada and the USA to Apache Corporation for $7 billion and to sell its Colombian exploration, production and transportation business to Talisman and Ecopetrol for $1.9 billion.
Hugo Chavez seals energy, military deals in Moscow.The Venezuelan President has met with Russia’s leaders in Moscow, to hammer out agreements ranging from nuclear power, to arms trade and oil production.
Leaked report details Italy’s “secret war” in Afghanistan.A report based on Wikileaks documents detailing Italy’s military involvement in Afghanistan, claims the country has held a number of secret operations responsible for the deaths of Afghan civilians. The report describes a series of incidents, including air raids on villages and the failure of Kabul’s government to use monetary aid from European member states effectively. Based on more than 10,000 documents from the whistle-blowing website Wikileaks, the report was published in Italy’s weekly L’espresso magazine last Wednesday.