Daily Archives: December 27, 2017

Kuwait Petroleum and Shell Sign 15-Year Agreement

2017-12-28T21:33:25+00:00

Royal Dutch Shell plc (ticker: RDS.A) and Kuwait Petroleum Corp. have signed an LNG contract that secures Kuwait’s domestic energy needs for the next 15 years. A private source told Bloomberg that the contract will cover 2-3 million metric tons of LNG a year, all while undercutting Brent benchmark prices by 11%. “The big issue [...]

Kuwait Petroleum and Shell Sign 15-Year Agreement 2017-12-28T21:33:25+00:00

As online shopping grows, UPS sees record holiday package returns

2017-12-28T06:44:47+00:00

SEATTLE (Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc UPS.N is on track to return a record number of packages this holiday shipping season, a sign that e-commerce purchases surged to new heights over the past month. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks past a sign bearing the logo of United Parcel Service (UPS) at a job fair [...]

As online shopping grows, UPS sees record holiday package returns 2017-12-28T06:44:47+00:00

The US retail sector’s hurting? Dollar General plans expansion with 400 new jobs

2017-12-27T14:37:21+00:00

Dollar General's rapid growth continued Wednesday as the discount retailer announced plans for its 17th U.S. distribution center, a facility that's expected to create approximately 400 new jobs. File photo taken in 2016 shows a hiring sign at a Dollar General store in Methuen, Mass. Charles Krupa, AP Projected for an early-2018 construction start in Longview, [...]

The US retail sector’s hurting? Dollar General plans expansion with 400 new jobs 2017-12-27T14:37:21+00:00