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Indigenous group seizes Peru oil field facilities

Aug 23, 2017

Indigenous group seizes Peru oil field facilities

Indigenous people living on Peru's largest oil field concession have seized some facilities operated by Frontera Energy Corp. demanding that the government apply an indigenous rights law before signing a new contract with the Canadian company, a tribal chieftain said on Tuesday. The so-called prior ...

/ | Aug 22, 2017

Dollar firmer above ¥109.30 in Tokyo

The dollar rose above ¥109.30 in Tokyo trading Tuesday, supported chiefly by buybacks following its drop in overseas trading overnight. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥109.35-35, up from ¥108.93-94 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1792-1793, up from $1.1739-1740, and ...

Toilet maker Toto eyes recovery in Malaysia by 2019

/ Aug 22, 2017

Toilet maker Toto eyes recovery in Malaysia by 2019

Leading toilet maker Toto Ltd. anticipates a recovery in demand by 2019 after weathering a lull triggered by Malaysia's economic downturn, its local distributor says. Livvy Lam, executive director of W. Atelier Bhd., speaking recently for Toto Malaysia Bhd., said market demand this year is ...