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11.06.2014 Eni Acquires from Sasol a 40% Interest and Operatorship in an Exploration Block

Eni has concluded an agreement with Sasol Petroleum International,  the upstream O&G subsidiary of Sasol Limited, to acquire a 40% interest and Operatorship in the Exploration Right permit 236 (ER236) in South Africa.

15.05.2014 Romania to Strengthen Royalties Payments for Oil and Gas Operations

Romania’s upstream oil and gas industry currently benefits from an attractive fiscal regime; however, significant changes are expected in the medium term as royalty-stability agreements and temporary taxes expire, says a new report from research

30.04.2014 Aegion to buy Brinderson California-focused services provider

Aegion Corporation on April 29 announced the $150m purchase of integrated oil and gas services provider Brinderson and related entities. The Company expects to close the acquisition around 1 July.

12.03.2014 Chevron reaffirms strategies, highlights performance, portfolio and future growth

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) is continuing to generate industry-leading operational and financial results and advancing key projects to drive future growth, executives said today at the company’s annual security analyst meeting in New York.

20.02.2014 Mozambique, Netherlands discuss gas industry cooperation

Mozambique and the Netherlands are discussing possibilities of cooperation in the natural gas sector, says the visiting Dutch Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Lilianne Ploumen, Bernama reported on February 19.

12.11.2013 NIS Pursues Exploration in the Balkans, Reports Improved Refining Results

Having completed the first stage of a major processing upgrade in 2012, Serbia-based Naftna Industrija Srbije (NIS) is now also stepping up its upstream activities. 

18.10.2013 CNPC, Rosneft Agree to Expand Upstream Cooperation in East Siberia

On October 17, Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli met with Igor Sechin, Rosneft President and Chairman of the Management Board and Executive Secretary of the commission on the strategic development of Russia's energy sector, in Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, CNPC s

23.09.2013 PKN ORLEN To Acquire An Upstream Company In Canada

PKN ORLEN S.A., through its subsidiary ORLEN Upstream Sp. z o.o. has entered into an arrangement agreement with TriOil Resources Ltd.

02.09.2013 Apache, Sinopec Enter Upstream Oil And Gas Partnership

Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) and Sinopec International Petroleum Exploration and Production Corporation today announced they have launched a global strategic partnership to pursue joint upstream oil and gas projects.

19.07.2013 Apache to Sell Assets to Riverstone for $3.75 Billion

Bloomberg reports that Apache Corp., the third-worst performer this year among a group of U.S.