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Oil & gas industry contributes £35 billion annually to UK economy

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Although oil prices are persistently high and production is declining in the UK, the outlook for the oilfield services industry is very positive.
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South Africa to produce potable water from mine drainage

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South Africa's government is mulling over plans to treat the water leaking from numerous gold mines to help meet drinking water demand.
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US wholesale sector consolidation hits Indian drug makers

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The U.S. pharmaceutical sector is going through a period of consolidation and this has already has a noticeable effect on Indian drug makers.
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Sinopec drops plans for new petrochemical projects

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China's largest refiner, Sinopec Corp., has shelved plans to invest in new petrochemical projects, citing growing competition from the U.S. petrochemical sector as the main deciding factor.
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Pfizer proposes $101 billion takeover to AstraZeneca, reports claim

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U.S. pharmaceutical company Pfizer has expressed interest in taking over Anglo-Swedish giant AstraZeneca for a total of $101 billion.
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Almost 60% of China's water is contaminated, government report finds

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More than half of China's water reserves are moderately or heavily contaminated, a government report has revealed.
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Explosion kills at least five at Chinese chemical plant

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An explosion at a chemical factory located in east China's Jiangsu province has killed at least five people and left 10 more injured.
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GE, Saudi Aramco launch project to improve desalination technologies

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Saudi Aramco and GE will award a $200,000 grant to the winners of a competition for the best desalination technology ideas that can lower costs and improve efficiencies.
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EU chemical industry voices concern over proposed new packaging requirements

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The additions to the legislation introduced by the European Parliament's Environment Committee go beyond what was initially planned, potentially putting processors and packaging companies under significant pressure to comply.
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Domestic demand to fuel Russia's petrochemical industry growth

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The Russian petrochemical industry is set to benefit from increasing domestic demand over the medium term, with non-oil industrial sectors emerging as the strongest driving force for growth.
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