Monday, February 11. 2008, 12:00:00 AM UTC
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Monday, February 11, 2008
, under investigation for an alleged price-fixing cartel, uncovers improper payments of at least 150 million
to foreign governments and withdraws from the marine hose business.
PDVSA, a state oil company in Venezuela, suspends sales of crude oil to ExxonMobil, in response to a legal challenge by them.
President of East Timor
is seriously wounded in an attack on his home by rebel soldiers. Rebel leader
is killed by Ramos-Horta's security guards during the attack.
President of East Timor José Ramos-Horta is shot and wounded in an attack at his home. Rebel leader Alfredo Reinhado, who led the attack, is killed.
(ABC News Australia)