EU Refiners Turn to Ural Crude as US Unleashed More Sanctions on Venezuela

EU Refiners Turn to Ural Crude as US Unleashed More Sanctions on Venezuela

European refiners switched to expensive Russian sour Urals crude after US sanctions hit Venezuela’s similar-grade exports. Experts said that even though US crude output is increasing and exports are due to soar later this year, it is not an alternative because American...
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The Brazilian oil company Petrobras sold assets worth $8.6 billion

The Brazilian oil company Petrobras sold assets worth $8.6 billion

The Brazilian oil company Petróleo Brasileiro, better known as Petrobras, has made a fantastic move. Just before the whole world learns that about 85% of natural gas production will no longer be necessary or economical to burn in boilers, Petrobras...
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Carneval in Rio de Janeiro: Beija-Flor de Nilópolis

Carneval in Rio de Janeiro: Beija-Flor de Nilópolis

Beija-Flor parades ‘worth seeing again’ reminding her 70 years of carnival   Selminha Sorriso – Beija-Flor’s flag-bearer President of Beija-Flor, Anísio kisses the hand of  Selminha Sorriso         Raíssa Ol...
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