Doha — Major oil companies must speed up the development of alternative fuels crucial to the aviation industry meeting its 2050 net-zero emissions target or risk losing out to businesses that will, airlines warned on Tuesday.
French President Emmanuel Macron refused to accept his prime minister's resignation and met with opposition leaders on Tuesday as he sought a way out of a political predicament after losing his parliamentary majority.
A British subsidiary of mining and trading giant Glencore on Tuesday formally pleaded guilty to seven counts of bribery in connection with oil operations in Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Nigeria and South Sudan.
Nato’s war-mongering secretary-general, Jens Stoltenberg, now declares that the “Ukraine war could drag on for years”. Despite enormous expenditure on sophisticated weapons, the US and Nato were humiliated in Afghanistan less than a year ago. In their obsession to impose US milit...