Refinery news roundup: Strikes under way or looming in Europe amid strikes

Strikes remain in the limelight in Europe as refinery maintenance works draw to a close. The UK’s Unite union decided to go ahead with the ballot for “industrial action up to and including strike” among its members at Essar’s Stanlow refinery in northeast England. The ballot will open April 8 and...

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White House will tie Iran sanctions review to response by Saudi Arabia

The White House will have to weigh costs and benefits carefully before tightening sanctions on Iran and Venezuela further – and decide whether the economic price is worth the diplomatic gains. If the White House toughens sanctions on Iran and Venezuela significantly (and the next decision on Iran...

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