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Saudis foil embassy attack, arrest 93

...killed dozens of people, including foreigners, and threatened the stability of one of the world's most important oil-producing nations. Saudi Arabia is also home to Islam's holiest sites in Mecca and Medina.Interior Ministry spokesman Maj...
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My Turn: 2014 election brings new Energy to U.S. Senate

...American oil to American markets.After years of high prices, current per-barrel values present challenges to oil-producing states, and the artificial barrier of an export ban does not help. Fungible commodities like oil are best bought...
Airlines soar to record profits routes, where their profits are suffering because of the strong U.S. dollar and weaker travel in oil-producing countries. Reducing so-called capacity tends to lead to higher fares and fewer empty seats - the simple math of...
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Gas prices are dropping with oil prices - sort of

...other costs - largely transportation and storage - factor into the prices Alaskans pay, which is why, even as an oil-producing state, fuel costs more here."Oil and oil products are not the same products or the same market," said John Tichotsky...
SB21 adds drops, not gusher in first months be a straight line."That post-MAPA investment is already taking place. DOR has learned of billions in new oil-producing projects either pledged or already begun because of the passage of SB21, putting Alaska "back on the map as an investment...
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My Turn: Vote 'yes' and history is doomed to repeat

...Bill 21 in 2013.The goal of SB21 was to create an investment climate to make Alaska more competitive with other oil-producing states and countries, and to get the Trans-Alaska Pipeline ready for larger volumes, possibly offshore or, maybe...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...costs to be deducted.For most of its years as an oil producing state - in Cook Inlet since the 1960s and the North...times.It was one of the highest tax regimes of any oil-producing region of the world among those that used tax and royalty...
More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...the State Department announcement said more time is needed for the review of comments and documents.People in oil-producing states such as Alaska have long been suspect of this administration, which through this latest action on Keystone...
My Turn: Alaska Bankers Association: Vote no on one

...For example, combined oil production in the mature oil-producing states of Texas and North Dakota has grown by over...Under ACES, Alaska had fallen to fourth place among oil-producing states with the expectation of further decline. Our...
BP drilling increases 30% in 2013, more planned for '14

...under ACES," the previous state oil tax law, Weiss said.The new investment is coming none too soon."Of the 13 oil-producing U.S. states in 2011 and 2012 there was only one where production declined. That was Alaska. All the others increased...


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