Oil prices slip on profit-taking as investors eye US stockpile data
SINGAPORE, Sept 27 Crude futures slipped in Asian trade on Tuesday as investors took profits after prices climbed more than 3 percent in the previous session.
CAPE TOWN, Sept 13 South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday that a process by the government to expand nuclear power generation was continuing despite the Treasury saying funds for the project were not immediately available.
Africa's most industrialised country has said it intends to build new nuclear power stations to reduce its heavy dependence on coal but critics have said the costs will be prohibitive and have questioned the transparency around the process. (Reporting by Wendell Roelf; Writing by James Macharia; Editing by Ed Stoddard)
CANNON BALL, N.D./WASHINGTON, Sept 26 Three days after guard dogs attacked Native Americans protesting an oil pipeline project in North Dakota in early September, an unprecedented event took place at the White House.