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    Explorer Horn in Saudi sands seeks a rally without petrol

    Agence France-Presse . Sakaka, Saudi Arabia | Updated at 10:51am on January 10, 2021

    Mike Horn made his name by walking to some of the world’s remotest spots but as the Dakar Rally resumed on Sunday, he was in...

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    Explosion strikes tanker off Saudi port: maritime sources

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 11:41am on December 14, 2020

    An explosion struck a tanker off the Saudi port city of Jeddah, maritime sources said on Monday, without elaborating on the cause. Saudi authorities did...

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    Low-sulphur fuel for ships reaches Chatogram

    Staff Correspondent . Chatogram | Updated at 01:28am on September 15, 2020

    The first consignment of low-sulphur fuel oil for running ships arrived in Chattogram from Singapore on Monday. Oil tanker ‘MT TMN Pride’ carrying 15,000 tonnes...

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    Oil prices soar as Gulf tensions eclipse virus woes

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:03am on April 23, 2020

    The oil market, rocked by crisis this week as prices plunged below zero on rampant oversupply and demand-destroying coronavirus, faces the critical problem of where...

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    Strike stops fuel oil sale in west

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30pm on December 01, 2019

    Motorists, passengers and businesspeople in Rajshahi, Rangpur and Khulna divisions suffered much as fuel refuelling station owners and employees along with tank lorry workers on...

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    Elevated expressway consultancy deal extended

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on November 18, 2019

    The government on Sunday extended the consultancy service deal with the Mott MacDonald Ltd for three more years and decided to import 30,000 tonnes of...

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    Fuel oil import on emergency basis in offing

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 12:10am on November 17, 2019

    Import of 30,000 tonnes of octane on emergency basis is under process by the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation to meet the demand for the fuel pushed...

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    One killed in Iran as clashes erupt over fuel price hike

    Reuters. Dubai | Updated at 10:54pm on November 16, 2019

    One person was killed in the Iranian city of Sirjan during protests that erupted after President Hassan Rouhani's government imposed gasoline rationing and price hikes...

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    US scoops up overseas fuel oil in pre-IMO push

    Reuters . London/ New York | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2019

    The United States is taking advantage of record-low prices of one of the world’s dirtiest fuels by buying record volumes, which it intends to upgrade...

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    Oil and blood

    Mahir Ali | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2019

    IT’S unclear whether last Saturday’s devastating attacks on key Saudi Aramco facilities will serve as a sobering reminder to the kingdom’s ruling family of the...