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  • 29 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    John Fredriksen’s oil tanker shipping company Frontline Ltd. has requested the UK Listing Authority to delist the company from London Stock Exchange with effect from the opening of the market on November 2, 2015. Frontline has asked the UKLA to cancel the listing of all of its ordinary shares of USD 1 each listed on the […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    2020 Bulkers exercises the option for construction of four more Newcastlemaxes at New Times Shipbuilding.

  • 13 October 2010

    World Shipholding Limited, a company affiliated with Golar LNG Energy Ltd director John Fredriksen, has on October 12th, 2010 through market transactions acquired 2,400,000 shares in Golar LNG Energy Ltd at a price of NOK 9,89 per share. World Shipholding Limited’s total holding after this transaction is 22,700,400 shares equal to 9.94% of the total […]

  • 16 October 2020
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, has taken delivery of Flex Amber.

  • 12 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Frontline has reportedly ordered two 81,500 dwt bulk carriers at Chinese Shanhaiguan Shipbuilding Industry.

  • 23 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Jinhai Heavy Industry is facing more contract cancellations. Namely, John Fredriksen’s Golden Ocean Group has cancelled two of the three newbuilding orders that were supposed to be built at subsidiary shipyard of HNA Group. Primarily, the newbuilding contracts were signed in 2010 with expected delivery in 2012. Later on, Golden Ocean Group announced the amendment […]

  • 31 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Mr. Kjell E Jacobsen has served notice that he would like to retire from the Board of Seadrill Limited effective from December 31, 2010. Mr. Jacobsen started to work for offshore drilling company Smedvig in 1991 and was the Company’s CEO from end of 2001 to 2006. In 2006, Mr. Jacobsen was instrumental in order […]

  • 24 September 2012

      Golar LNG Limited announced that the 2012 Annual General Meeting of the Company was held on September 21, at the Elbow Beach Hotel, Bermuda. The following resolutions were passed: To re-elect John Fredriksen as a Director of the Company. To re-elect Kate Blankenship as a Director of the Company. To re-elect Hans Petter Aas […]

  • 13 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    The option for the first option Suezmaxes was extended to September 18.

  • 15 December 2010

    World Shipholding Limited, a company affiliated with Golar LNG Energy Ltd Director John Fredriksen, has on December 14th, 2010 through market transactions acquired 1,571,820 warrants in Golar LNG Energy Ltd at a price of NOK 0.41 per warrant. World Shipholding Limited’s total holding after this transaction is 29,791,333 shares equal to 13.05% of the total […]

  • 28 February 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Northern Drilling has won a contract for its harsh environment rig West Bollsta with Lundin Petroleum in Norway.

  • 15 May 2013

    John Fredriksen, a Norwegian-born Cypriot oil tanker and shipping tycoon, has been appointed Non Independent & Non Executive Director at Malaysia’s oil and gas services and solutions provider SapuraKencana. Fredriksen has served as Chairman of the Board, President and a Director of Seadrill Limited since its inception in May 2005.  Furthermore, Fredriksen is Chairman, President, Chief Executive […]

  • 30 November 2010

    Mr. John Fredriksen, Chairman of the Board, President and Director of Golar LNG Limited (“Golar”) has exercised 200,000 share options in Golar. The options have a strike price of $5.75 per share. Mr. Fredriksen has sold the same shares at NOK 88.50 per share. An affiliated party of Mr. Fredriksen, World Shipholding, has subsequently purchased […]

  • 19 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Frontline elected not to exercise the first option. As a result, the second Suezmax duo option was terminated.

  • 18 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Chinese New Times Shipbuilding has been tied to an order for up to four bulkers, according to the latest report from Intermodal Research and Valuations. The deal is said to be in a  letter of intent (LoI) stage. The order reportedly includes two firm 280,000 DWT ships and options for two more newbuildings. The duo, if confirmed, is […]

  • 15 February 2012

      John Fredriksen, the world’s 72nd-richest person according to Forbes magazine, has bought new vessels for approximately $610 million. There are also clear indications that he might place new orders in the upcoming period. Six oil-product tankers were ordered from STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co. for 235.5 billion won ($210 million). These tankers are known […]

  • 27 September 2010

    Golar LNG Limited (the “Company”) advises that the 2010 Annual General Meeting of the Company was held on September 24, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the Elbow Beach Hotel, 60 South Shore Road, Paget PG04, Bermuda. The following resolutions were passed: 1) To re-elect John Fredriksen as a Director of the Company. 2) To re-elect […]

  • 1 June 2016

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, has appointed Jonathan Cook as chief executive officer.

  • 26 September 2011

    Golar LNG Limited announced that the 2011 Annual General Meeting of the Company was held on September 23, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. at the Elbow Beach Hotel, 60 South Shore Road, Paget PG04, Bermuda.  The following resolutions were passed: – To re-elect John Fredriksen as a Director of the Company. – To re-elect Kate Blankenship […]

  • 15 February 2012

    John Fredriksen, the world’s 72nd-richest person according to Forbes magazine, has bought new vessels worth approximately $610 million. There are also clear indications that he might place new orders in the upcoming period. Six oil-product tankers were ordered from STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co. for 235.5 billion won ($210 million). These tankers are known as […]

  • 6 September 2013

    Geveran Trading Co Ltd, which is indirectly controlled by trusts established by John Fredriksen, has on Thursday purchased 9.922.105 shares in FLEX LNG at a price of NOK 5,59 per share. Geveran Trading’s affiliated ownership in FLEX LNG is following this transaction 9.922.105 shares, constituting 7.8% percent of the issued share capital, the company said […]

  • 15 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Seadrill Limited has announced that Dr. Charles Woodburn has been appointed as a Director of the Company. Dr. Woodburn has been the Chief Executive Officer of Expro Group since 2010. Previously, he spent 15 years with Schlumberger where he held many senior management roles, including President of Wireline. More recently, he was […]