NEW YORK/HOUSTON, Aug 25 LyondellBasell Industries NV has retained Bank of America Merrill Lynch to help with the potential sale of its 263,776 barrel-per-day refinery in Houston, according to two people familiar with the talks.
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Aug 25 Asset manager Blackstone Group LP will invest about $1.5 billion in the oil-rich Permian basin, in Texas and New Mexico.
NEW YORK, Aug 25 Most investors refrained from making big bets on Thursday ahead of the start of a central bankers' meeting in the mountains of Wyoming that could clarify the path of U.S. interest rate policy.
NEW YORK, Aug 25 Investors reversed course in the week ended Aug. 24, pulling $6.4 billion from U.S.-based stock funds a week after delivering the funds their first inflows in five weeks, Thomson Reuters Lipper data showed on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, Aug 25 Tesla Motors Inc has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy solar panel installer SolarCity Corp, moving closer to its goal of creating a carbon-free energy and transportation company.
CALGARY, Alberta, Aug 25 A deepwater oilfield off the coast of eastern Canada could hold 25.5 billion barrels of crude, according to a new seismic report by the Newfoundland and Labrador government, potentially making it the country's largest offshore resource.
LOS ANGELES, Aug 25 Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih tempered expectations that the world's major oil producers would look to freeze production next month, telling Reuters on Thursday that the "market is moving in the right direction" already.
MONTREAL/BRUSSELS, Aug 25 A new global deal on curbing aviation emissions will likely give states the right to opt out of its initial voluntary phases, according to sources familiar with the matter, in a concession to developing countries like aviation powerhouses China and India.
NEW YORK, Aug 25 The start of a central bankers' meeting in the mountains of Wyoming, which could clarify the path of U.S. interest rate policy, kept most investors from making big bets on Thursday.