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    Low coffee profits threat to supplies

    The morning cup of coffee made from your favourite El Salvadoran beans may become an expensive treat in a few years as struggling coffee farmers face “dangerously low”…

    Angola oil revamp tests Trafigura ties

    ©Bloomberg A construction site in Luanda, capital of Angola An overhaul of Angola’s energy sector poses a test for Trafigura’s close-knit relationship with the west African country, as…

    Fed eyes rise in banks’ commodities capital

    ©Getty Banks will have to carry billions of dollars in extra capital if they trade hazardous materials such as oil and natural gas under a proposed US regulation…

    Healthcare

    High factor sunscreen can decrease the risk of melanoma by 33%

    A large study published by the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Oslo in the highly ranked Journal of Clinical…

    Oil&Gas

    BHI: US rig count up 5 to 511

    The overall US drilling rig count gained 5 units to 511 rigs working during the week ended Sept. 23, according to Baker Hughes Inc. data. Three gas-directed…

    Energy

    Northern Oil And Gas is Among the Companies in the Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (NOG, NRT, OAS, SJT, SBR)

    Northern Oil And Gas is Among the Companies in the Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Industry With the Highest Earnings … 11:16 GMT Sep 25, 2016…

    Technology

    Snapchat to offer camera-equipped sunglasses in first hardware push

    NEW YORK (Reuters) – Snap Inc, the newly renamed parent company of messaging app Snapchat, plans to start selling camera-equipped sunglasses starting this fall, Chief Executive Evan…

    Base Metals

    Trevali continues to ride zinc wave

    Shares in Trevali Mining (TSE: TV)  continue to ride the zinc wave after the company announced expansion of high-grade silver-lead-zinc mineralization and the discovery of a new zone…

    Mining

    Fracking causes earthquakes, but new research finds way to make it safer

    Injecting wastewater deep underground as a byproduct of oil and gas extraction techniques that include fracking causes human-made earthquakes, the lead author of new research from Arizona…

    Gold

    Three mining companies reaping the rewards of large financings

    Three mining companies reaping the rewards of large financings

    It takes money to make money; mining companies need capital to make acquisitions and conduct exploration. Brien Lundin of Gold Newsletter profiles three companies making the most…

    Services & IT

    Tech Transforms the Election Experience, From VR to Voter Registration

    Tech Transforms the Election Experience, From VR to Voter Registration

    September 23rd, 2016 Xconomy San Francisco —  My friend Eileen and I are planning to “phone-watch” the first presidential debate together on Monday. Just by calling her…

    E&P

    Friday Sector Laggards: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Precious Metals

    Friday Sector Laggards: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Precious Metals Sep 23, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 (MarketNewsVideo.com via COMTEX) — In trading on Friday, oil &…