Tag: Unlikely

Western oil price rally unlikely to last after curtailments begin, expert panel says

By Dan HealingThe Canadian Press Thu., Dec. 13, 2018 It’s unlikely a dramatic improvement in western Canadian oil prices since Alberta announced forced production curtailments two weeks ago will continue after the cuts begin on Jan. 1, a panel of experts agreed Thursday. The difference between Western Canadian Select bitumen-blend heavy oil and New York-traded…

Blast at Irving Oil’s Saint John refinery unlikely to hit gas prices

By Dan HealingThe Canadian Press Tues., Oct. 9, 2018 The explosion that rocked Irving Oil’s Saint John refinery on Monday is unlikely to affect the price of gasoline in Canada, according to experts. The quick return to the facility by contractors and the fact its fuel storage tanks were likely full to ensure customers were…

Trump’s travel ban unlikely to affect North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea –  Even though President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation imposing strict new restrictions on visitors from North Korea and several other nations, the move is largely symbolic for the North because not many people from the country visit the United States. The North Korean government, led by dictator Kim Jong Un,…