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07/28/2014: Rosneft to carry out 2D seismic survey in Kara Sea

07/28/2014: Tangiers Petroleum updates on TAO-1 exploration well

07/28/2014: Premier Oil names Finance Director

07/28/2014: WorleyParsons awarded brownfield EPCM agreement by Woodside Energy

07/28/2014: GAIL, Sumimoto to pursue LNG opportunities together

07/28/2014: Liquefied Natural Gas looks to Europe with Canadian export plans

07/28/2014: UK opens bidding for new round of shale gas exploration

07/27/2014: Exxon’s $19-bn PNG LNG project producing at full capacity

07/26/2014: Pemex predicts lowest output in 24 years as old fields dwindle

07/25/2014: KazMunaiGas EP in prelimary takeover discussions with parent

07/25/2014: Trilantic Capital Partners, Ward Petroleum form new oil, gas partnership

07/25/2014: Pemex posts seventh straight quarterly loss as output plunges

07/25/2014: Circulation Solutions appoints Jerry Beeson as CEO

07/25/2014: Gazprom Neft starts deliveries to oil reservoirs from Iraq's Badra field

07/25/2014: Colorado city’s fracing ban thrown out as statewide vote looms

07/25/2014: Rosneft second-quarter profit beats estimates amid sanctions

07/25/2014: WTI set for weekly drop amid rising fuel supplies, Brent steady

07/25/2014: Statoil profit drops 12% in second quarter on lower output

07/25/2014: Archer secures contract extension on Statoil’s Peregrino field development

07/25/2014: UKOG to acquire Northern Petroleum's UK oil and gas assets in the Weald basin

07/25/2014: Farstad receives $282 mn charter contracts to supply AHTS, PSVs

07/25/2014: Statoil awarded licence offshore Colombia

07/25/2014: TAG Oil begins drilling Waitangi Valley-1 unconventional exploration well

07/25/2014: Diamond’s BlackRhino takes low rate amid deep-water rig glut

07/25/2014: Breitburn to buy QR Energy for $3 bn to add oil production

07/25/2014: Centrica in talks with BP’s refining head Conn to become CEO

07/24/2014: YPF says 23,000-strong strike costs $12 million

07/24/2014: SDI celebrates completion of 500th MagTraC MWD project

07/24/2014: Harvest Natural Resources moves ahead with development offshore Gabon

07/24/2014: Northern Petroleum awarded two permits in Italy

07/24/2014: Oil & Gas UK commissions labor market study

07/24/2014: ITF appoints John Wishart as new chairman

07/24/2014: TGS nets multi-client geochemical seafloor sampling, seep studies

07/24/2014: Ecopetrol to study Rubiales field future after STAR pilot ends

07/24/2014: Repsol net beats estimates as new output counters Libya halt

07/24/2014: Technip sees mounting cost pressure stopping some oil projects

07/24/2014: Oil Search completes Taza 2 drilling in Kurdistan and prepares well testing

07/24/2014: First oil commences at Bentara field offshore Sarawak

07/24/2014: BW Offshore takes full ownership of FPSO Petroleo Nautipa

07/24/2014: Northern Petroleum wins two permits in Italy

07/24/2014: Cosco Nantong delivers jackup Kai Xuan Yi Hao to Asian buyer

07/24/2014: OMV spuds Whio-1 exploration well in PEP 51313 offshore Taranaki

07/24/2014: GDI awards N-KOM contracts worth $110 mn

07/24/2014: OPSB secures financing to develop the Ophir oil project offshore Terengganu

07/24/2014: Exxon, Shell, Statoil top offshore bids as Colombia shale flops

07/24/2014: Freeport plans $5 bn in energy sales for deepwater growth

07/24/2014: UK proposes allowance for ultra-HP/HT fields

07/23/2014: Oil, gas accounted for 68% of Russia’s 2013 export revenues, EIA says

07/23/2014: Arctic ice melt seen freeing way for South Korea oil hub

07/23/2014: Talisman Energy acknowledges approach from Spain’s Repsol

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