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Rosneft Obtains Financing to Acquire from BP 50% in TNK-BP

On December 21 Rosneft signed two loan agreements with a group of international banks for the total amount of U.S. $16.8 billion to finance the acquisition of 50% stake in TNK-BP from BP.

25 December 2012 , 10:20Neftegaz.ru22190

Statoil to Invest $7B in U.K. Mariner Heavy Oil Field

Norwegian oil company Statoil ASA said Friday it is to invest more than $7 billion to develop the U.K. North Sea Mariner field using pioneering technology to extract the heavy oil at what it said is the largest U.K. offshore development in more than a decade.

24 December 2012 , 10:05Neftegaz.ru40060

SandRidge to Sell Permian Assets for $2.6B

SandRidge Energy, which reported last month it was exploring the sale of Permian Basin assets, will sell its Permian Central Platform Basin assets to Houston-based Sheridan Production Partners II for $2.6 billion in cash.

21 December 2012 , 09:48Neftegaz.ru11270

Cosco Nantong Shipyard Bags FPSO Deal Worth Over $370M

Cosco Corporation (Singapore) said late Monday that its subsidiary – Cosco Nantong Shipyard – has secured a contract worth over $370 million to build a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit for an undisclosed European client.

19 December 2012 , 11:00Neftegaz.ru20220

Transocean Bags New Contracts, Extensions Totaling $119M

Transocean revealed in its fleet status report published Monday that it has bagged substantial new contracts and extensions totalling $119 million since Nov. 18.

19 December 2012 , 10:25Neftegaz.ru11540

Woodside CEO Says Growth Options Intact After Israel Deal

Woodside Petroleum Ltd. said Tuesday its offshore expansion plans remain intact following its purchase of a stake in a large natural gas field off Israel's coast, despite concerns the deal could see it blacklisted in other parts of the Middle East.

12 December 2012 , 10:19Neftegaz.ru11030

Woodside Buys Stake in Major Gas Discovery Offshore Israel

MELBOURNE-Australia's Woodside Petroleum Ltd. (WPL.AU) Monday said it has struck a deal to buy a 30% stake in the Leviathan field offshore Israel, which is estimated to contain about 17 trillion cubic feet of recoverable natural gas, for an initial US$696 million upfront plus further payments that would be triggered in the future.

04 December 2012 , 10:18Neftegaz.ru11560

BASF, Gazprom Exchange Assets Worth USD 10.9 Billion

Yesterday German chemical company BASF said yesterday that it has signed a deal to swap assets with Russia’s Gazprom worth equivalent values of about USD 10.9 billion.

BASF said the transaction allows it to expand its oil and gas production and exit the gas trading and storage business.

16 November 2012 , 09:41Neftegaz.RU16340

General Engineering Service contract for Saudi Aramco

WorleyParsons in joint venture with Abdulaziz Kamel & Partners Co. and Alrabiah Consulting & Engineering Services has been awarded a General Engineering and Project Management Service contract (GES+) by Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco). The base term of the contract will be for five years with an option for up to three additional years.

16 November 2012 , 09:36Neftegaz.RU13810

Royal Dutch Shell plc first quarter 2011 scrip dividend programme reference share price

The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“RDS”) today announced the Reference Share Price in respect of the first quarter interim dividend of 2011, which was announced on April 28th, 2011 at $0.42 per A ordinary share (“A Share”) and B ordinary share (“B Share”) and $0.84 per American Depository Share (“ADS”).

22 May 2011 , 15:15Neftegaz.RU16070

Gazprom Neft successful bond placement of RUB 30 billion

Gazprom Neft has today successfully completed the placement of bonds issue series 08, 09 and 10 for total amount of RUB 30 billion. This placement is one of the largest in the history of corporate ruble bonds.

09 February 2011 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU13790

Euro, stocks, oil fall amid Irish debt gloom

The euro, stocks and commodities fell on Tuesday as a bailout for debt-soaked Ireland failed to allay fears of a wider euro zone crisis, prompting investors to seek safety in the U.S. dollar and Treasuries

23 November 2010 , 08:37Reuters16940

Russia May Sell Stakes in Rosneft, Sberbank in 3 Years

Russia’s government approved selling stakes in 10 major companies as part of a 1.8 trillion ruble ($57.5 billion), five-year privatization program, including stakes in OAO Rosneft and OAO Sberbank

18 November 2010 , 22:00Bloomberg19360

Russia's RTS to hold IPO on its trading floor

The Russian Trading System (RTS) will hold an Initial Public Offering (IPO) planned for 2011 on its own trading floor

08 November 2010 , 10:44RIA Novosti17840

Aeroflot, Polyus Gold and Rosneft: Russian Equity Preview

The following companies may be active in Russian trading, according to Bloomberg. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are from the previous close of trading in Moscow

28 October 2010 , 15:36Bloomberg16790

Dollar jumps on Geithner report

The dollar jumped on Thursday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner suggested major currencies were roughly in alignment, while stocks fell as investors digested data showing China's growth ebbed in the third quarter even as inflation edged higher

21 October 2010 , 10:43Reuters19460

G20 Currency Tensions

If the G20 wants to soothe currency tensions, finance leaders may have to do more than simply repeat a well-practiced refrain that too much foreign exchange rate volatility is unwelcome

18 October 2010 , 10:17Reuters14240

Turbulence at Forex Markets

The world's foreign exchange markets bracing themselves for fresh turbulence after weekend talks at the International Monetary Fund failed to ease fears of a currency war.

11 October 2010 , 01:23The Guardian14160

Oil Hovers Near $82 Ahead of US Payrolls Data

Crude oil prices held steady on Friday near $82 before a report expected to show U.S. employment declined for a second straight month in July, as investors watch for clues to the pace of economic and energy demand recovery.

06 August 2010 , 13:00CNBC News17100

Oil prices down on Asian markets

Oil prices tumbled in Asian trade today on profit-taking ahead of a key report expected to show that the US rebound from recession is losing pace.

30 July 2010 , 08:46The Economic Times16110

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