Petroleum

No Oil

August 01, 2006 (LBO) – Sri Lanka says it may not entertain new investments into expensive oil fired power plants, under a proposed energy policy for the …

On Course

August 01, 2006 (LBO) – Caltex Lanka Lubricants Tuesday reported a 16 percent spike in net profit after tax for the six months ended June this year, on …

And FYI

July 31, 2006 (LBO) – Indian oil retailer Lanka IOC Monday raised fuel prices across the board by 5.00 rupees a litre to keep pace with galloping crude …

Going Up

LONDON, July 21, 2006 (AFP) – Oil prices firmed on Friday but remained below recent record peaks as traders paused for breath after a week of volatile …

New Blend

July 17 (LBO) – The government has agreed to amend lubricant tariffs, narrowing the gap between lube imports and raw materials like base oil, to spur …

New Lease

July 13, 2006 (LBO) – Ceylon Petroleum Corporation has temporarily shelved plans to get back into the gas business, extending a five year agreement with …