Pemex http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28850/all en http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131-18 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Pemex says blast rocks its tower in Mexico City, injuries reported</p> <p>lth/adm</p> Pemex AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:00:03 +0000 5742303 at http://www.globalpost.com Mexican oil giant Pemex's headquarters evacuated after explosion http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/mexican-oil-giant-pemexs-headquarters-evacuated-after-explosion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MEXICO CITY, Jan 31 (Reuters) - The Mexico City headquarters of Mexican state oil monopoly Pemex was evacuated on Thursday after an explosion there, the company said.</p> <p>Pemex did not say what caused the explosion, which damaged the ground floor and injured an unspecified number of people.</p> <p>Local television images showed a cloud of smoke emanating from the skyscraper. (Reporting by Gabriel Stargardter; Editing by Doina Chiacu)</p> Oil industry in Mexico Pemex Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:00:25 +0000 5742308 at http://www.globalpost.com URGENT ¥¥¥ Blast rocks Mexico oil giant Pemex HQ, causes injuries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/urgent-blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giant-pemex-hq-causes-injuries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>An explosion rocked the high-rise housing the headquarters of Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City on Thursday, causing a number of injuries, the company said.</p> <p>"What took place was an explosion in the B2 building of the administrative center. There are injuries and damage on the ground floor and mezzanine," Pemex said on Twitter, as television showed black smoke billowing from the tower.</p> <p>lth/dc</p> Oil industry in Mexico Pemex Pemex AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:15:38 +0000 5742316 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast rocks Mexico oil giant's HQ, causes injuries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-causes-injuries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>An explosion rocked the skyscraper that houses the headquarters of Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City on Thursday, causing a number of injuries, the company said.</p> <p>"What took place was an explosion in the B2 building of the administrative center. There are injuries and damage on the ground floor and mezzanine," Pemex said on Twitter, as television showed black smoke billowing from the tower.</p> <p>The newspaper Reforma said on its website that at least 22 people were injured.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-causes-injuries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pemex Technology AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:15:42 +0000 5742317 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 8-Explosion at Mexican oil giant Pemex headquarters kills 25 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-1-explosion-rocks-headquarters-mexican-oil-giant-pemex <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Interior minister says death toll could rise</p> <p>* Boiler explosion cited as possible cause</p> <p>* At least 100 people injured (Updates death toll, adds details, company statement)</p> <p>By Alexandra Alper</p> <p>MEXICO CITY, Jan 31 (Reuters) - A powerful explosion rocked the Mexico City headquarters of state-owned oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 25 people, injuring more than 100 and trapping others inside.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-1-explosion-rocks-headquarters-mexican-oil-giant-pemex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Emergency management Energy in Mexico Gas explosion Hazards Labor Law Mexico Oil industry in Mexico Pemex Pemex Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:16:03 +0000 5742327 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast rocks Mexico oil giant's HQ, causes injuries http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-causes-injuries-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>An explosion rocked the skyscraper that houses the headquarters of Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City on Thursday, causing injuries as a plume of black smoke billowed from the 54-floor tower.</p> <p>"What took place was an explosion in the B2 building of the administrative center. There are injuries and damage on the ground floor and mezzanine," the state-owned company said on Twitter.</p> <p>Television images showed people being carted away on stretchers and even office chairs. The newspaper Reforma said on its website that at least 22 people were injured.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-causes-injuries-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida Technology AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:45:41 +0000 5742348 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast rocks Mexico oil giant's HQ, injures 22 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-injures-22 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>An explosion rocked the skyscraper that houses the headquarters of Mexican oil giant Pemex in Mexico City on Thursday, injuring at least 22 people as smoke billowed from the bottom of the tower.</p> <p>"What took place was an explosion in the B2 building of the administrative center. There are injuries and damage on the ground floor and mezzanine," the state-owned company said on Twitter.</p> <p>A spokesman for the city's civil protection agency told AFP that "there is a preliminary report of 22 people injured."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-rocks-mexico-oil-giants-hq-injures-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:15:54 +0000 5742359 at http://www.globalpost.com (Blank Headline Received) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/at-least-14-dead-and-80-injured-mexico-blast-interior-min <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MEXICAN INTERIOR MINISTER SAYS 14 KILLED IN EXPLOSION AT MEXICAN OIL GIANT PEMEX'S MEXICO CITY HEADQUARTERS, 80 INJURED</p> Pemex Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:45:50 +0000 5742397 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast at Mexico oil giant's HQ kills 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-hq-kills-14 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>An explosion rocked the Mexico City headquarters of Mexican oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 14 people and wounding 80 more as rescuers sifted through debris for survivors.</p> <p>People were carted away on stretchers and office chairs, as a huge plume of smoke billowed toward the sky. Heavy damage was visible to the 54-story building's ground floor. Emergency workers, helicopters and several ambulances were at the scene.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-hq-kills-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Energy in Mexico Labor Law Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 01:15:37 +0000 5742419 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 15 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-15 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A huge explosion rocked the Mexico City headquarters of state-owned oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 15 people, injuring 100 more and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors.</p> <p>Smoke billowed skyward as people fled the 54-floor skyscraper with some of those hurt in the blast being carried out on stretchers and office chairs, as witnesses recalled how a huge rumble shook the floor like an earthquake.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Labor Law Oil industry in Mexico Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 03:00:03 +0000 5742483 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 15 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-15-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A huge explosion rocked the Mexico City headquarters of state-owned oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 15 people, injuring 100 more and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors.</p> <p>Smoke billowed skyward as people fled the 54-floor skyscraper with some of those hurt in the blast being carried out on stretchers and office chairs, as witnesses recalled how a huge rumble shook the floor like an earthquake.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-15-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Labor Law Mexico Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 04:45:33 +0000 5742543 at http://www.globalpost.com (Blank Headline Received) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/death-toll-at-mexicos-pemex-office-explosion-climbs-25 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MEXICAN INTERIOR MINISTER SAYS EXPLOSION AT MEXICAN STATE-OIL GIANT PEMEX'S MEXICO CITY HEADQUARTERS KILLED 25 PEOPLE</p> Pemex Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:15:21 +0000 5742563 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 25 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-25 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A huge blast rocked the headquarters of Mexican state-owned oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 25 people, injuring 100 and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors into the night.</p> <p>Smoke billowed skyward as people fled the 54-floor Mexico City skyscraper, with some of those hurt in the blast being carried out on stretchers and office chairs, as witnesses recalled an earthquake-like rumble shaking the floor.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Disaster Labor Law Mexico Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:45:56 +0000 5742581 at http://www.globalpost.com Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 25 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-25-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A huge blast rocked the headquarters of Mexican state-owned oil giant Pemex on Thursday, killing at least 25 people, injuring 100 and leaving rescuers scrambling to find survivors into the night.</p> <p>Smoke billowed skyward as people fled the 54-floor Mexico City skyscraper, with some of those hurt in the blast being carried out on stretchers and office chairs, as witnesses recalled an earthquake-like rumble shaking the floor.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/blast-at-mexico-oil-giants-headquarters-kills-25-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Disaster Labor Law Mexico Pemex San Martín Texmelucan de Labastida AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:46:12 +0000 5742588 at http://www.globalpost.com Mexico's Pemex says operations to run normally after HQ blast http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/mexicos-pemex-says-operations-run-normally-after-hq-blast <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MEXICO CITY, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Mexico's state-run oil giant Pemex said late on Thursday that its operations will continue to run normally after a powerful blast at its Mexico City headquarters killed 25.</p> <p>The mid-afternoon blast shattered the lower floors of the downtown tower, throwing debris into the streets and sending frightened workers running outside. More than 100 people were injured.</p> <p>"All commitments with commercial and financial counterparties will be met in a timely manner," the company said in a release.</p> Pemex Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:48:18 +0000 5742605 at http://www.globalpost.com