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...million this year. The deal announced Friday carries a tradeoff for Citigroup: While the $250 million sale to Occidental Petroleum Corp. means a bit less government scrutiny, it also means the bank is losing hundreds of millions of dollars in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/10/bus_551234.shtml
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U.S. oil companies angle to return to Libya; exports may boom

...positive, and the outlook is more promising for a potential lifting of sanctions sooner rather than later," said Occidental Petroleum Corp. spokesman Larry Meriage. Los Angeles-based Occidental is one of four U.S. oil majors that withdrew from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/24/bus_394620.shtml
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Pocket change

EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORP. LOCATION: 1620 Marvin Griffin Road, south Augusta OWNER: Occidental Petroleum Corp., Los Angeles PRODUCTS: Augusta plant produces liquid sodium silicate, an ingredient used to make a variety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/21/bus_389591.shtml
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...partnershipOlin Corp., which has a chemical plant in Augusta, announced Tuesday it will not become partners with Occidental Petroleum Corp. to produce chlor-alkali products. Regulatory issues and disagreements between the two companies brought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/04/bus_297954.shtml
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Texaco cutting 1,000 jobs, blaming lower oil prices

...will eliminate 900 jobs and close 20 small offices over the next two years to trim costs by $500 million. Occidental Petroleum Corp. has said it will eliminate 80 jobs from its headquarters staff and 210 jobs at its Bakersfield, Calif...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/13/bus_244538.shtml
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Exxon earns $11 billion in best quarter since '08

...earnings rose 16 percent to $7.2 billion. ConocoPhillips said net income grew 43 percent to $3 billion and Occidental Petroleum Corp. said earnings climbed 46 percent to $1.55 billion.Chevron Corp., the second-biggest U.S. oil company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-04-28/exxon-earns-11-billion-bes
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Some CEOs are being paid like major stars

...followed on the AP list by two energy industry CEOs, Bob Simpson of XTO Energy Inc. at $59.5 million and Occidental Petroleum Corp.'s Ray R. Irani at $52.8 million. The top 10 earners were in disparate industries, but they all had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/10/bus_131584.shtml
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Mixed messages on profits keeps stocks muddled

...production costs. Parent company Altria Group Inc., another Dow component, rose 17 cents to $48.83. Occidental Petroleum Corp. saw its earnings surge 55 percent in the quarter due to higher energy prices, even as it announced the retirement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/20/fin_422679.shtml
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Chemical companies form venture

Olin Corp. and Occidental Petroleum Corp. announced plans Wednesday to form a new joint-venture company to produce chlor-alkali products. The partnership is subject...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/29/bus_293328.shtml
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