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10/21/2014: Somalia plans to start producing oil offshore in six years

10/21/2014: G.E. launches internet solutions portfolio and Kuala Lumpur diagnostic center

10/21/2014: Industry innovations honored at 2014 World Oil Awards

10/21/2014: Mexico to offer shallow-water licenses

10/21/2014: Cubility opens new office in Malaysia

10/21/2014: Polarcus nets major multi-client project offshore Australia

10/21/2014: Petronas said to test bank interest for $12 billion LNG finance

10/21/2014: Statoil finds up to 80 MMbbl of new oil near Grane field

10/21/2014: Lamprell completes second Caspian Sea drilling unit

10/21/2014: Total CEO de Margerie dies in executive jet crash in Moscow

10/21/2014: Xcite Energy signs MOU with Baker Hughes for Bentley field

10/21/2014: LDD completes platform jacket foundation installation, offshore Gabon

10/21/2014: EMC launches QuickSkid solution to connect faster offshore

10/20/2014: Unconventional oil, gas operators can cut costs by better managing above-ground operations

10/20/2014: U.S. accountability office calls for reexamining oil export policy, SPR

10/20/2014: ISIL oil production worth an estimated $800 million per year, IHS says

10/20/2014: Brent trades near level seen as OPEC test; WTI rises

10/20/2014: Halliburton reports third-quarter profit that exceeds estimates

10/20/2014: World’s best-paid oil workers expose Norway to crude crash

10/20/2014: Oil & Gas UK chief executive to retire in 2015

10/20/2014: President Energy surges after finding Paraguay’s first oil

10/20/2014: Genel may succeed with oil find in Morocco where others failed

10/20/2014: Aqualis Offshore wins Middle East work

10/20/2014: Polarcus awarded 3D seismic acquisition project offshore West Africa

10/20/2014: Lundin comes up dry with Vollgrav South exploration well

10/20/2014: Deeper oil slump a ‘disaster’ risk for Australian LNG projects

10/20/2014: PetroChina on course to beat 2015 Sichuan shale output target

10/20/2014: Texas roughnecks overrun the Best Western as oil rout unnoticed

10/17/2014: Oil rigs slump by most in two months after prices slide

10/17/2014: Shale boom helping American consumers as never before

10/17/2014: Chevron’s Watson sees secure future in global oil thirst

10/17/2014: Oil servicers say tumbling crude hasn’t changed outlook

10/17/2014: KBR Daewoo consortium wins FLNG FEED contract for EPCIC

10/17/2014: Expro secures major contract offshore Australia

10/17/2014: Odfjell Drilling and William Jacob Management form an alliance

10/17/2014: AFGlobal completes integration of Special Flanges

10/17/2014: Fugro drives innovation with creation of Fugro Chair in Geotechnics at UWA

10/17/2014: Emas successfully completes $120 million project offshore West Africa

10/17/2014: Wood Group Kenny awarded subsea pipeline FEED contract for carbon capture and storage project

10/16/2014: Blue Ocean Drilling awards jackup contract to Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding

10/16/2014: Oil below $75/bbl may slow down spending, Baker Hughes says

10/16/2014: U.S. oil production surges to highest since 1985 on shale

10/16/2014: Apache announces resignation of CFO, names interim CFO

10/16/2014: Aramco's Khurais and Manifa projects have top recoverable reserves, GlobalData says

10/16/2014: FMC wins subsea contract for Total's Edradour and Glenlivet fields

10/16/2014: DNV GL calls for industry collaboration to quantify fracing risk

10/16/2014: Chevron’s Indonesia deepwater gas project to face delay

10/16/2014: Statoil, Lundin urged to combine billion-barrel Arctic finds

10/16/2014: Woodside farms into Noble Energy PSC offshore Cameroon

10/16/2014: Chesapeake sells Marcellus, Utica assets for $5.375 billion

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