Spain`s government sparked an outcry Thursday by giving oil group Repsol the all-clear to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the tourism-dependent Canary Islands.
The Spanish government on Thursday gave oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move that environmental groups described as "unjustifiable".
Argentina`s lower house of Congress approved a deal Thursday to compensate Spanish oil giant Repsol with $5 billion in bonds for the 2012 seizure of its subsidiary YPF.
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