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  • 29 Jul 2016- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador Attorneys for 30,000 Ecuadorians affected by pollution in the country’s Amazon region said this week that they will take their case against oil giant Chevron to a Canadian court. Hearings on the claim will be held in September, Prensa
  • 20 Sep 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent THE HAGUE, Netherlands A three-judge international arbitration panel in The Hague this week handed US oil giant Chevron a partial victory in its ongoing legal dispute with indigenous groups in Ecuador. The international panel found that the agreement
  • 5 Oct 2012- 11:07 by Local Press Report ROME Bloomberg Businessweek Global food prices will probably stay high in the next six months after drought in the U.S. and Russia cut grain supplies, said the United Nations. The global market “will switch to a short supply mode” for the first time in two
  • 15 May 2012- 15:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAGOS, Nigeria Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell announced this week that it had found two new oil pipeline leaks in the Niger Delta region on May 7. The leaks are being investigated to determine their cause and extent, the company said. The announcement came
  • 17 Feb 2011- 11:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador International oil and natural gas firm Chevron was found guilty of widespread water and soil contamination by an Ecuadorian court last week, and subsequently fined $8 billion USD. The lawsuit began 18 years earlier when some 30,000 local
  • 14 Oct 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 14 Oct 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 12 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 12 Oct 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a