Posts Tagged ‘president’

President Obama Renews Campaign on Jobs

by Christopher Lemieuxon January 11, 2014 6:46 pm BST
In the wake of the divergence in December’s job numbers from the previous few months, President Barack Obama is about to re-campaign how to create shovel-ready jobs in the manufacturing sector. This has been one of the key focus points of President Obama’s growth plan but has come-and-gone after his election and re-election campaigns. President Obama […]

Brent Crude Volatile As Arab States Want Action

by Christopher Lemieuxon September 3, 2013 5:44 am BST
Brent crude ranged after three days of loses since rising on potential bombings led by the U.S. in retaliation to Syrian chemical weapon attacks on civilians.  President Obama waits for Congressional approval as the Arab states and France voice their support for action against the Assad regime. Volatility in the Brent and WTI crude markets […]

UPDATE 2-Brazil cenbank says ready to act if real weakens too much

by on November 22, 2012 5:00 pm BST
Thu Nov 22, 2012 12:00pm EST * Cbank chief Tombini says ready to increase supply of dollars * Tombini says central bank has no official currency band* Real gains, analysts divided on ceiling of FX bandBy Tiago Pariz and Alonso SotoBRASILIA, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Brazilian policymakers stand ready to protect the local currency

Lundin Petroleum makes gas discovery offshore Malaysia

by Forex Rooton November 22, 2012 2:19 am BST
Lundin Petroleum makes gas discovery offshore MalaysiaLundin Petroleum is pleased to announce that it has completed Tembakau 1 well in PM307 Block, offshore Peninsula Malaysia, as a gas discovery.Tembakau 1 was a vertical well drilled to a depth of 1,565 metres in 67 metres water depth. The well discovered a series of stacked