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Pope Francis urges oil majors to combat global warming, aid poor

Jun 09, 2018 - 9:32 PM

'Civilization requires energy, but energy use must not destroy civilization!' says the Pope

POPE. Pope Francis addresses his weekly audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican on June 6, 2018. Photo by Tiziana Fabi/AFP

U.S. fines Exxon $2 million over Ukraine-related sanctions breaches

Jul 21, 2017 - 12:01 AM

The Treasury Department says Exxon had business dealings with Igor Sechin president of Russian state energy company Rosneft who was blacklisted under the sanctions imposed in the wake of the Russian annexation of Crimea

FINED. An Exxon sign is seen at a station in this September 20, 2008 file photo in Manassas, Virginia. File photo by Karen Bleier/ AFP

Paris withdrawal sets business world at odds with Trump

Jun 02, 2017 - 10:51 AM

The reactions from across the business world – including oil producers the tech sector and finance – stood apart from Trump s portrayal of the decision as a needed corrective to rules that could stymie commerce

BYE TRUMP. This file photo taken on February 13, 2017 shows Elon Musk, the co-founder and chief executive of Electric carmaker Tesla, during a ceremony in Dubai. Karim Sahib/AFP

Trump defends diplomat pick Tillerson against critics

Dec 14, 2016 - 11:38 AM

Politicians on both sides of the aisle have expressed concerns over ExxonMobil s Rex Tillerson s ties to Russia

Exxon Mobil chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson smiles during a discussion organized by the Economic Club of Washington in Washington, DC on March 12, 2015. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Duterte's war on drugs, Leila de Lima, US Secretary of State | Evening wRap

Dec 13, 2016 - 10:49 PM

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CHR to top carbon emitters: Face human rights probe

Jul 28, 2016 - 7:25 PM

For the first time a national human rights body is officially taking steps to address the impacts of climate change on human rights and the responsibility of private actors says environmental group Greenpeace

Groups to Aquino: Demand Haiyan redress from fossil fuel companies

Dec 13, 2013 - 4:55 PM

Fossil fuel companies must pay for Yolanda damages since they are the leading cause of global warming say green groups

STARTING FROM SCRATCH. Typhoon Yolanda damaged billions worth of agriculture and infrastructure, forcing many communities to start from scratch. Photo by EPA/Dennis Sabangan

Chevron, Shell are world's leading carbon-emitting companies

Dec 13, 2013 - 2:15 PM

A study lists down the 90 fossil fuel companies responsible for 63 of the world s carbon emissions since the Industrial Revolution

CLIMATE CHAOS. The combustion of fossil fuels like oil, gas and coal by energy companies is largely responsible for climate change

Apple no longer world's most valuable company

Jan 26, 2013 - 7:32 AM

Apple loses to ExxonMobil as the world s biggest company based on market value

DISAPPOINTING OUTLOOK. Apple shares plunged on January 24, 2013 as markets reacted to a disappointing outlook from the US tech giant despite its record quarterly profits. This file photo of 5th avenue Apple store is from AFP