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  1. 1. news | 16 Jan 2015

    BP off hook for several billion dollars in oil spill fines

    By AFP

    » NEW YORK - A US judge said energy giant BP faces a maximum fine of $13.7 billion for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a sum reduced by several billion dollars.

  2. 2. learning | 15 Aug 2013

    Oil spill: Panel says PTTGC not at fault

    General news

    » A ruptured hose, bad weather and customs procedures were the reasons for the last month's oil spill's severe impact, an investigation committee said Wednesday.

  3. 3. business | 12 Dec 2014

    IRPC rejects hype on oil glut

    energy

    By Yuthana Praiwan, Newspaper section: Business

    » Plunging oil prices have most oil analysts believing the worst is yet to come. But Thailand's integrated petrochemical producer, IRPC Plc, is more optimistic, saying the oil glut may ease soon with a possible cut of...

  4. 4. learning | 13 Jul 2010

    Oil and water don't mix

    THE CHINGCHOK HUNTER

    By David Canavan, Newspaper section: Learningpost

    » Oil is always in the news for some reason or another, whether for fluctuating barrel prices, oil-rig fires, or tanker crashes and leaks. Recently, it is because of the gigantic semi-submersible Mobile Offshore Drilling U...

  5. 5. learning | 10 Apr 2014

    Oil spill: Threat to shellfish farms (slide show)

    About the environment

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Medium-sized tanker sinks off coast near Bangkok, spilling oil & damaging seafood farms in the area.

  6. 6. learning | 29 Jul 2013

    Oil spill hits beach at Koh Samet island (Update 2)

    About the environment

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Navy & PTT rush to control oil at popular tourism resort island Koh Samet.

  7. 7. business | 09 Dec 2014

    PTG, Tha Chang Industry plan B4.8bn palm oil plant

    energy

    By Yuthana Praiwan, Newspaper section: Business

    » PTG Energy Plc, a SET-listed oil retailer and wholesaler, has joined Tha Chang Industry Group (TCG), Thailand's leading palm oil producer, to develop the country's first integrated palm oil complex, worth 4.8 b...

  8. 8. news | 19 Dec 2014

    Bangladesh development threatens fragile Sundarbans mangroves

    By AFP

    » DHAKA - Bangladesh's rapid development on the doorstep of the ecologically fragile Sundarbans mangrove forest means "environmental disasters" like this month's oil spill in the massive delta are increasingly li...

  9. 9. news | 08 Dec 2014

    US Supreme Court rejects BP challenge to Gulf settlement 

    By AFP

    » The US Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear energy giant BP's challenge to a settlement ordering it to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to businesses hurt by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

  10. 10. learning | 01 Oct 2013

    What's new in business news: October 10, 2013

    About business

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Suvarnabhumi overcrowding slows, tablet coupons to parents instead of school purchases & fish disappeared after oil spill, villagers complain.

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