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07/22/2014: Alaska LNG submits export application to U.S. Department of Energy

07/22/2014: Sinopec first-half production increases 8% on overseas output

07/22/2014: Oil Search managing director won’t leave for at least 18 months

07/22/2014: Fracing opponents renew call for South African shale-gas halt

07/22/2014: Wintershall selects 8over8’s ProCon to support its capital deployment strategy

07/22/2014: ShaMaran updates on operations at Atrush development in Kurdistan

07/22/2014: Gazprombank’s GPB Global signs oil-exploration deal in Ethiopia

07/22/2014: Key Petroleum updates on drilling at Dunnart-2 well in EP 437 in Perth basin

07/22/2014: Leni confirms oil pay at fourth Goudron well

07/22/2014: ExxonMobil, OMV Petrom begin drilling Domino-2 well in Romanian Black Sea

07/22/2014: McDermott awarded Megalodon platform installation in Gulf of Mexico

07/22/2014: Oilex commences flow-back of frac fluids at Cambay-77H well in Gujarat

07/22/2014: AWE to analyze data of Drover-1 well in EP455 in Perth basin

07/22/2014: Diamondback Energy to buy Midland basin oil and gas assets for $538 mn

07/22/2014: TIW Corporation reports the completion and delivery of two large diameter ball type safety valves to Marine Well Containment Company

07/21/2014: Halliburton announces promotion of Jeff Miller to President

07/21/2014: Traders turn to trucks, trains to ease West Texas crude oil glut

07/21/2014: Brent trades around $107 as Russian oil supply seen safe

07/21/2014: Three die as semisubmersible barge sinks off Indonesia

07/21/2014: FMC inks subsea agreement with Anadarko, BP, ConocoPhillips and Shell

07/21/2014: Halliburton to add North American fracing crews

07/21/2014: Statoil resumes production from Njord A

07/21/2014: Lundin completes Gohta appraisal well in Barents Sea

07/21/2014: Iran seen keeping oil sales steady as nuclear talks extended

07/21/2014: UK gas extends declines as ample supplies offset Ukraine risk

07/21/2014: Egdon Resources commences drilling at Wressle-1 exploration well

07/21/2014: Plexus wins equipment delivery for Centrica Energy

07/21/2014: Gohta-2 well confirms oil and gas presence, reports Det norske

07/21/2014: Lupus probe in North Sea disappoints Tullow

07/21/2014: Kongsberg handling system chosen for newbuild vessels in China and Korea

07/21/2014: Serinus Energy commences drilling Winstar-12bis development well

07/21/2014: N'Goma FPSO to sail away to block 15/06 offshore Angola shortly

07/21/2014: Central spuds Whiteley-1 unconventional gas well in ATP912 in Queensland

07/21/2014: AWE releases Kan Tan IV after completing drilling at PMP 38158 off NZ

07/21/2014: Sembawang Shipyard bags $480 mn contract from Saipem for 2 FPSO conversions

07/21/2014: Eni signs deal to expand oil, gas exploration in Congo

07/20/2014: UK shale regulation inadequate to ensure safety, report says

07/19/2014: Obama admin moves closer to seismic testing for oil in Atlantic

07/18/2014: Kinder asks Canada to intervene in oil-sands pipeline spat

07/18/2014: Encana said to prepare for sale of Deep Panuke this year

07/18/2014: Petrobras CEO Graça Foster to be honored by SPE

07/18/2014: Schlumberger fails to impress as CEO sees mixed outlook

07/18/2014: DNV GL launches regulatory roadmap for FOIs, FSOs and FPSOs in U.S. waters

07/18/2014: Water-based fluids offer a cleaner way forward in Eagle Ford

07/18/2014: 21 million acres up for grabs in U.S. GOM lease sale

07/18/2014: Colorado Governor opposes measures restricting drilling

07/18/2014: Croatia opens first onshore licensing round

07/18/2014: Ban on U.S. oil exports seen dying one ruling at a time

07/18/2014: Kurdish oil grab fuels independence dream as Iraq unravels

07/18/2014: ‘Illegitimate’ sanctions won’t stop investments, Rosneft says

07/18/2014: AGR secures well management contract for Hunt Oil’s first operation in Benin

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