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RPT-Toyota trims global sales forecast; N.America demand seen firm

by on November 5, 2012 7:06 am GMT
Mon Nov 5, 2012 2:06am EST TOKYO Nov 5 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp revised down its groupwide global sales forecast for the fiscal year through March 2013 to 8.75 million vehicles from 8.80 million, although it saw slightly stronger demand in North America than previously anticipated.Japan's largest automaker revised up its forecast for North American

Halliburton Q3 profit off 12% amid pressures at North American segment

by Forex Rooton October 18, 2012 2:34 pm GMT
Halliburton Q3 profit off 12% amid pressures at North American segmentBY ALISON SIDER AND TESS STYNESHOUSTON-- Halliburton Co.'s third-quarter earnings fell 12% as reduced drilling activity in North America and rising costs for materials used in hydraulic fracturing squeezed the oilfield service provider's profits.Houston-based Halliburton reported

Exxon deal for Celtic Exploration heats up Canada shale play

by on October 18, 2012 4:47 am GMT
Exxon deal for Celtic Exploration heats up Canada shale playSAN FRANCISCO -- Exxon is once again indulging its appetite for so called unconventional energy plays in North America, this time agreeing to fork over $2.9 billion for Calgary based Celtic Exploration. What Exxon gets is 545,000 of undeveloped, mostly natural gas acreage

Oil and gas jobs ‘bounce back from summer lull’

by on October 17, 2012 9:56 am GMT
The Hays Oil & Gas Global Job Index has revealed a strong third quarter result despite some economic and seasonal headwinds for the industry.The number of jobs posted on nine oil and gas websites hit its second highest level in September since October 2010, according to industry recruiter Hays’ quarterly