CNOOC gets hand on Brent pricing levers

The US$15 billion purchase by China-based offshore oil and gas producer CNOOC of Calgary-based Nexen Inc, Canada’s sixth-largest independent oil explorer and producer, marks the biggest foreign acquisition ever by a Chinese company. CNOOC has agreed to buy all...

Emerging triangle: Russia-Kazakhstan-China

The significance of the agreements on energy cooperation achieved during Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recently completed visit to Kazakhstan is only an indicator of the consolidation of deeper tectonic shifts in Eurasian security and economic affairs. A...

Song (poem)

  SONG       LAMENTATION       Eách dawn ís a dáy withóut her,                                        Gone, gone, gone! the star that shone,   And yét she gáve me éyes to sée that dáwn.            Or is it there at horizon’s edge?   How! Tired am I of going...

Song (poem)

  SONG       LAMENTATION       Eách dawn ís a dáy withóut her,                                        Gone, gone, gone! the star that shone,   And yét she gáve me éyes to sée that dáwn.            Or is it there at horizon’s edge?   How! Tired am I of going...

Super-id: psychological references and discussion

The Super-Id is the mental representative of a primitive phase (pregenital, prehistoric, pre-oedipal), during which morality had not yet been separated from the pleasure principle and set under the sway of the reality principle.  This phase ends with the introjection...

Super-id: psychological references and discussion

The Super-Id is the mental representative of a primitive phase (pregenital, prehistoric, pre-oedipal), during which morality had not yet been separated from the pleasure principle and set under the sway of the reality principle.  This phase ends with the introjection...