Qatar Petroleum has
signed an agreement with Chevron Phillips Chemical to build a
new petrochemicals complex, part of plans by the world's top
liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter to broaden its energy
A joint venture of Qatar
Petroleum and Exxon Mobil Corp is among 12 firms that
have indicated interest in building Bangladesh's first onshore
liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal, according to an
official document reviewed by Reuters.
Also on the list of firms that have submitted formal
expressions of interest are units of Shell, France's Total and
South Korea's Samsung, as well as major Japanese trading houses.
The broad interest under
Qatar will not be overawed by the sight of Lionel Messi in Sunday's Copa America Group B decider against Argentina, coach Felix Sanchez said as the Asian champions eye a historic triumph to take them into the quarter-finals.
Former Barclays CEO John Varley was acquitted of fraud charges on Friday after senior judges said there was insufficient evidence against him in a case about Qatari cash injections that saved the bank from a state bailout in 2008.
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