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Energy Policy, Journalism, Oil, Power, Renewables

Some Thoughts on Middle East Energy Journalism

  By Nicholas Newman Energy Journalist   Some thoughts on what skills and qualities a middle east energy journalist needs to have. 1.What journalists and the public should know about the oil and gas sector? They will have to realise, how important the energy sector is to every aspect of […]

Copy writing, Journalism, Technology

Journalism Toolbox

Nicholas Newman In this Journalists Toolbox is a set of useful resources for reporters, editors and other media professionals. Resources include details of training, money, grants, jobs, fees, networking, education, e-book publishing, jobs etc. Perhaps you have created some resources yourself that you would like to add. Then contact us For part […]

Copy writing, Journalism

How to market your book – some rough notes

For part 2 see   Written by Nicholas Newman In 2009, over a million different fiction books were published in English in the United States alone, reports UNESCO. This means it is a tough world out there. You will need to market your book aggressively if you are to […]

advertorial, Copy writing, Corporate Journalism, Journalism

How to write a press release

Nicholas Newman The purpose of a press release is to tell your market about your business, its news and offers. It is the most cost-effective method of advertising the goods and services your business offers. For many it is a very difficult and time-consuming task. Contact Nicholas Newman when you […]

Country Reports, Industry Reports, Oil, Transport

A crude oil profile for FSU countries

  Nicholas Newman A look at some of the main components that make up the crude oil networks of the countries of the Former Soviet Union. As of October 2014. COUNTRIES NUMBER OF REFINERIES REFINING CAPACITY PIPELINES PORTS Thousand Barrels per day Armenia 0 0 1 0 Azerbaijan 2 399 […]