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Hit by pandemic, oil giants Exxon, BP post huge losses

03 Feb 2021

Hit by pandemic, oil giants Exxon, BP post huge losses

Oil giants Exxon and BP reported staggering losses for 2020 on Tuesday as the pandemic crushed energy demand and undercut oil prices.

PM Modi discusses India's energy sector with top oil CEOs

09 Oct 2017

PM Modi discusses India's energy sector with top oil CEOs

PM Narendra Modi along with Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan interacted with top oil and gas CEOs from around the world today.

Five ways Trump's Paris agreement withdrawal impacts the world

02 Jun 2017

Five ways Trump's Paris agreement withdrawal impacts the world

President Donald Trump has announced his decision to withdraw the US from the 2015 Paris climate change agreement.

Exxon fined $21 million for releasing 10mn pounds of pollutants

27 Apr 2017

Exxon fined $21 million for releasing 10mn pounds of pollutants

In a recent development, Exxon Mobil has been ordered to pay a fine of $19.9 million by a Texas-judge after its refining plant in Texas, illegally released over 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air.

Trump denies Exxon sanction waiver to drill oil in Russia

22 Apr 2017

Trump denies Exxon sanction waiver to drill oil in Russia

The Trump administration has rejected ExxonMobil's request for a sanctions waiver to allow it to drill for oil in Russia with Russian state oil giant Rosneft.

Exxon wants US sanctions waiver to start Russian oil project

21 Apr 2017

Exxon wants US sanctions waiver to start Russian oil project

American oil major Exxon Mobil has applied to the US Treasury Department seeking a waiver from US sanctions on Russia to allow it to resume its joint venture with Rosneft, a Russian state-owned oil giant.

Tillerson meets Chinese Foreign Minister

17 Feb 2017

Tillerson meets Chinese Foreign Minister

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Germany.

Rex Tillerson to meet Sergei Lavrov at G20

17 Feb 2017

Rex Tillerson to meet Sergei Lavrov at G20

Rex Tillerson will embark on his first overseas trip as the US Secretary of State, to take part in the G20 meeting in Germany.

Rex Tillerson sworn in as US secretary of state

02 Feb 2017

Rex Tillerson sworn in as US secretary of state

Rex Tillerson has been sworn in as US President Donald Trump's secretary of state (foreign minister).

Exxon Mobil profits dive by 51%

02 Feb 2017

Exxon Mobil profits dive by 51%

Profits of the world's largest publicly traded integrated oil company Exxon Mobil dived sharply to USD 7.8 billion.

Rex Tillerson advances as Donald Trump's Secretary of State

01 Feb 2017

Rex Tillerson advances as Donald Trump's Secretary of State

The nomination of Rex Tillerson was advanced to Donald Trump's Secretary of State by the US Senate; a final confirmation vote will take place later this week.

Trump's top diplomat gets Senate committee approval by one vote

24 Jan 2017

Trump's top diplomat gets Senate committee approval by one vote

Rex Tillerson has been narrowly approved by the US Foreign Relations Senate Committee as secretary of state (foreign minister).

Trump's secretary of state to get $180mn from former company

05 Jan 2017

Trump's secretary of state to get $180mn from former company

Rex Tillerson is the former chairman of oil giant Exxon and has been nominated by US President-elect Donald Trump as secretary of state (foreign minister).

US President Obama permanently bans offshore oil and gas drilling

24 Dec 2016

US President Obama permanently bans offshore oil and gas drilling

Outgoing US President Barack Obama banned offshore oil and gas drilling "permanently" in the majority of the US-owned northern waters.