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Golar-Schlumberger Tie-Up Unaffected by Fortuna Decision

Schlumberger’s withdrawal from the Fortuna/Ophir development will not in any way influence the...

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  • Business & Finance
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Grounded Boxship Suspends Northbound Convoys in Suez Canal

Northbound convoys in the Suez Canal have been suspended following grounding of a 153,514 DWT contai...

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Analysts grow more bullish on oil, OPEC poses no threat to rebalancing

By Apeksha Nair and Arpan Varghese (Reuters) – Analysts are growing increasingly confident tha...

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Golar-Schlumberger deal unaffected by Fortuna talks breakdown

LNG giant Golar LNG and oilfield services behemoth Schlumberger have reassured the market that today...

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Pura Vida weighs Ambilobe options (Madagascar)

After its partner Sterling Energy decided to exit the Ambilobe block, offshore Madagascar, Pura Vida...

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Blacklisted Indian-Flagged Tanker Returning to Libya

The Indian-flagged tanker that was blacklisted by the UN Security Council for carrying ‘illici...

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UN Blacklists India-Flagged Tanker for ‘Illegal’ Oil Cargo

The UN Security Council Committee has blacklisted India-flagged tanker Distya Ameya for being involv...

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Tullow to restart Jubilee production ‘in the next few days’

Following an issue with the turret bearing on the Jubilee field FPSO, offshore Ghana, the oil explor...

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Sterling exits Ambilobe block to focus on shorter cycle assets

Sterling Energy, an oil and gas exploration company, has issued a notice of withdrawal from the Ambi...

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Pirates Free Kidnapped Turkish Crew

Six Turkish crew members of Malta-flagged tanker MT Puli who were kidnapped by pirates over two week...

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Report: Global oil supply faces shortfall if exploration success fails to improve

The global oil market could face a supply shortfall of 4.5 million b/d by 2035, if exploration succe...

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44 Seafarers Captured as Violence Rises in West Africa

44 seafarers have been captured so far this year amid growing violence off the coast of West Africa,...

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  • Business & Finance
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Aker Solutions Picks Glassfiber Produkter for Kaombo Subsea Protection

Glassfiber Produkter has been awarded a contract from Aker Solutions as part of its Total Kaombo pro...

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  • Business & Finance
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Baltic Dry Index Surges to 704 Points

A recent Capesize market uptick, caused by an increase in iron ore trade, higher steel prices and a ...

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Piracy and Maritime Crime Costing Nigeria USD 1.5 Bn a Month

Nigeria is losing about USD 1.5 billion a month due to piracy, armed robbery at sea, smuggling, and ...

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NOC Blocks Vessel from ‘Illicit’ Loading

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has prevented an attempt from the parallel Beida government a...

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  • Business & Finance
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DW: Recovery in oil prices is coming

Scanning the newspapers, social media and analyst coverage this year, there is consensus that a reco...

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Drewry: Orphaned Carriers Will Have to Find New Partners

The formation of the Ocean Alliance by CMA CGM, COSCO Container Lines, Evergreen Line and OOCL means...

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  • Business & Finance
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Six Pirate Attacks in 24 Hours off Nigeria, Two Crew Kidnapped

Two crew members of an offshore supply vessel were kidnapped by pirates while their ship was underwa...

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Nigeria: Pirates attack two offshore vessels. Two crewmembers kidnapped

Two crewmembers of an offshore supply vessel have been kidnapped offshore Nigeria this week. Accordi...

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IMO Meeting Ends without Deal on Fair Share Contribution

Members of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) failed yesterday to reach a deal on fair sh...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Drewry: Liner Reliability Improves in March

Ocean carriers bucked a five-month downwards trend by improving container service reliability in Mar...

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  • Business & Finance
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DOF Subsea Wins More than $61 Mln in Contracts

DOF Subsea has been awarded several IMR and subsea installation contracts the past months, with a to...

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  • Business & Finance
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ENGIE Pens LNG Import Deal with EGAS

French utility company ENGIE and the Egyptian national company EGAS, have executed a cooperation agr...

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  • Business & Finance
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First Kaombo FPSO turret ready for integration

Dutch-based FPSO systems manufacturer Bluewater has informed that the first of the two turrets for F...

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  • Equipment
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