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World Oil News Center is collection of current headlines and select press releases from around the upstream, oil and gas industry.

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08/29/2014: Luno II discovery may hold up to 71 MMboe, Lundin says

08/29/2014: PetroChina vows catch up with Sinopec starting with shale

08/29/2014: Afren probes $433 million on accounts after suspending directors

08/28/2014: ION files lawsuit against Russian entities for infringement of seismic surveying patent

08/28/2014: Noble Energy discovers additional pay at Katmai and Dantzler in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

08/28/2014: YPF, Petronas ink $550 million JV to develop Vaca Muerta

08/28/2014: ONS ’14: Lloyd’s Register Energy looks to the future

08/28/2014: Chariot granted new licenses in Namibia

08/28/2014: Hunting to open East Africa service centers

08/28/2014: Rail deliveries of U.S. oil continue to increase in 2014, EIA reports

08/28/2014: Tullow announces results of Kenya drilling, testing program

08/28/2014: U.S. liquid fuels production growth more than offsets supply disruptions, EIA says

08/28/2014: CNOOC profit drops as spending undercuts higher production

08/28/2014: Gulf Marine pays first dividend as offshore demand boosts profit

08/28/2014: Kurds recapture Iraq oil fields, advance on rebel-held towns

08/28/2014: Gulf Keystone returns staff to Kurdistan as security improves

08/28/2014: Plexus secures equipment order from Det Norske

08/28/2014: Iran’s gas exports hit more than 10 Bcm

08/28/2014: Cairn hits pay at FAN-1 exploration well off Senegal

08/28/2014: Energean buys new rig and begins $225 mn investment programme in Kavala, NW Greece

08/28/2014: Tullow Oil updates on exploration and appraisal in Kenya

08/28/2014: C&I Leasing signs MOU with Svitzer to provide terminal support tugs

08/28/2014: WDS Energy division awarded $65 mn contracts to be delivered in FY15

08/28/2014: LNG Ltd finalises Bear Head LNG acquisition

08/28/2014: ONGC Videsh names Narendra K Verma as new MD

08/28/2014: Samsung C&T Corporation awarded EPC contract for Phase 3 expansion of Singapore LNG terminal

08/28/2014: Eni reports successful results of unconventional oil exploration in West Texas

08/28/2014: Shell to cut costs at Canadian operations to remain competitive

08/28/2014: ArcLight said to seek $4 bn for energy fund as deals surge

08/28/2014: Interra spuds TMT-60 well at Tanjung Miring Timur field in Sumatra

08/28/2014: ABS to class first self-elevating unit built in Qatar

08/28/2014: ABS opens Beijing office

08/28/2014: Rowan takes delivery of second drillship built using ISQM

08/28/2014: Ophir Energy moves back to exploration in Tanzania and Equatorial Guinea

08/28/2014: Canacol Energy reports dry gas find in Colombia's Magdalena basin

08/27/2014: Occidental Petroleum breaks ground for office complex in Midland

08/27/2014: WPX adds partner to accelerate development of Trail Ridge properties

08/27/2014: ONS '14: China making big moves on renewables

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Industry exec tells ONS gathering, “please fix the ETS”

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Blowing onshore experience into renewables

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Offshore industry challenged to reduce emissions

08/27/2014: Drillsearch Energy looks at more deals in outback Australia

08/27/2014: ONS '14: CEOs share experiences building, running companies with ONS crowd

08/27/2014: AGR secures trio of contracts for software

08/27/2014: DNV GL-led collaboration to enhance BOP maintenance

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Innovation award winners show why they won

08/27/2014: Well test supports potential hub development offshore Tanzania, BG says

08/27/2014: Wintershall Libya production restart held back by infrastructure

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Renewables underway, but help needed in infancy

08/27/2014: Bashneft second-quarter profit rises on increased production

08/27/2014: ONS '14: Industry is not good enough at selling natural gas

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