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Posted: 16 days ago

Eni calls Nigeria bribery case ‘completely groundless’ as prosecutors seek jail sentence

Eni considers that the Public Prosecutor’s requests for conviction of the company and its executives...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Will Chevron’s Noble Energy swoop trigger a wave of M&A deals in oil & gas sector?

What will happen next in the upstream M&A and what direction will it take? Is now the time to go...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Petróleo Nautipa FPSO off Gabon to stay with Vaalco for another year

BW Offshore has received a one-year contract extension for the lease of one of its floating, product...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 17 days ago
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Masirah gets green light for Yumna field development plan

Oman’s Ministry of Oil and Gas has approved Masirah Oil’s field development plan (FDP) for the offsh...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Posted: 17 days ago

Claxton pens master service deal with Aker BP

Claxton, an engineering and services company in subsea services group Acteon, has signed a master se...

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  • Business & Finance
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HMDC shuts in Hibernia production following fluid discharge

Production from the HMDC-operated Hibernia platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada, has been shut-in ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Lower oil prices hamper Oil Search Q2 revenue

The Papua New Guinea-focused oil and gas producer and PNG LNG stakeholder, Oil Search reported a dro...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Halliburton drops to $1.7 billion loss in second quarter

Giant oilfield services provider Halliburton has recorded a $1.7 billion loss in the second quarter,...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Vroon scoops three deals with Total

Dutch provider of offshore support vessels Vroon Offshore Services has secured contracts with Total’...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago

Chevron to buy Noble Energy in deal valued at $5 billion

Chevron has entered into a definitive agreement with Noble Energy to acquire all of the outstanding ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

CNOOC starts production from oilfield offshore China

China’s CNOOC Limited has started production from the Luda 21-2/16-3 regional development in the Boh...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Premier Oil signs discount deals for BP’s North Sea assets buy

Oil and gas company Premier Oil has signed sale and purchase agreements with oil major BP for the ac...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

SpotOn Energy takes next step in Barryroe farm-in

After securing exclusivity for the farm-out of Providence’s Barryroe field through $3 million invest...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

U.S. weekly offshore rig count flat for two weeks straight

The U.S. weekly offshore rig count remained unchanged at 12 units for the second week in a row, acco...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Maersk Drilling secures more rig work with Aker BP

Maersk Drilling has secured an additional one-well contract from Aker BP for the low-emission jack-u...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

BOEM proposes 78.8 million-acre Gulf of Mexico lease sale

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will offer over 78 million acres for a region-wide...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Norwegian oil output in June drops below NPD’s prediction

Norwegian oil production has dropped below predictions made by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

Former Pemex CEO returns to Mexico to face corruption charges

A former chief executive officer (CEO) of Mexican state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) arri...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 21 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago

Climate change targets on OGCI, Shell, and Biden’s menu

The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) has revealed a target to reduce the collective average car...

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  • Vision
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 21 days ago

BP plans to drill Ironbark well in October

BP’s environment plan for the Ironbark-1 exploration well has been approved by the Australian ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 21 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

OPEC boosting oil production next month, wary of second COVID-19 wave

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, also known as OPEC+, have agre...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Vår Energi picks up where it left off with offshore drilling activities

Vår Energi is resuming its drilling activities in the Barents Sea and the North Sea, which were post...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Trident Energy wraps up buy of ten offshore fields from Petrobras

Trident Energy has completed the acquisition of the Pampo and Enchova clusters offshore Brazil from ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Deltic Energy rejects takeover offer from compatriot oil & gas investment firm

UK-based Deltic Energy, previously known as Cluff Natural Resources, has received and unequivocally ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

FAR claims “good interest” for Sangomar stake sale

Australian oil and gas company FAR Limited said on Thursday it has received a “good level of i...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

Odfjell takes over drilling and maintenance ops at ConocoPhillips’ Ekofisk

Offshore driller Odfjell Drilling has taken over platform drilling and maintenance operations at Con...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 22 days ago