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12/02/2014: Genel, Gulf Keystone get Kurdish payments for oil through Turkey

12/02/2014: OMV announces first oil from the Maari Growth project

12/02/2014: MODEC, Schahin Group win FPSO charter contract from Petrobras

12/02/2014: Ennsub bags $3.15 million worth contract from Benthic

12/02/2014: Delta SubSea demonstrates rapid response capabilities

12/02/2014: CNOOC starts production at Panyu project in South China Sea

12/01/2014: Harold Hamm: Activity will slow as oil price slides

12/01/2014: Oil futures rebound from five-year low after OPEC slump

12/01/2014: Marine Contracting announces successful Cendor MOPU move

12/01/2014: NRC opens oil spill service center in Aberdeenshire

12/01/2014: SBM Offshore sells diving support, construction vessel for $150 million

12/01/2014: InterMoor completes Delta House hook-up

12/01/2014: PGS kicks off survey in Australia’s Ceduna sub-basin

12/01/2014: EMGS signs $8 million deal for Barents Sea data

12/01/2014: Polarcus awarded 3D seismic project offshore Brazil

12/01/2014: Exxon, Rosneft scrap Arctic deals as Russia sanctions bite

12/01/2014: Marathon Oil announces discovery in Iraqi Kurdistan

12/01/2014: Berkshire to buy Weatherford units for at least $750 million

12/01/2014: Statoil completes Aasta Hansteen farm down to Wintershall

12/01/2014: Statoil delays decision on new platform at Snorre

12/01/2014: Magnolia LNG agrees EPC contrct with SK E&C Group

12/01/2014: African Petroleum reinstates Gambia Licenses

12/01/2014: MCG acquires two multi-client 2D surveys in Indonesia

12/01/2014: Johan Sverdrup recommends Statoil as operator

12/01/2014: DOF awarded five new PSV contracts

11/30/2014: Oil slumps below $65/bbl as OPEC inaction seen failing to slow shale

11/29/2014: U.A.E. backs OPEC move to halt swing-producer role in oil market

11/28/2014: Gazprom Neft drills Russia’s longest horizontal well in Yamal Peninsula

11/28/2014: OPEC refusal hits oil’s weak links from Iran to U.S. shale

11/28/2014: Arctic Offshore won’t be developed in my lifetime, says Leonid Fedun

11/28/2014: Rosneft battles debt after $55 billion deal goes sour

11/28/2014: Plunging oil threatens to spoil Australia’s next gas bonanza

11/28/2014: Packers Plus acquires ReTek Energy Products

11/27/2014: Oil in new era as OPEC refuses to yield to U.S. shale

11/27/2014: Oil plunges to four-year low as OPEC decision sinks energy shares

11/27/2014: Woodside approves $1.03 billion Persephone project development

11/27/2014: Drillsearch Energy discovers wet gas at Varanus South-1 well

11/27/2014: Linc Energy discovers oil shows in Arckaringa basin

11/27/2014: Seabox to lead subsea sulphate removal and low salinity project

11/26/2014: Lukoil maneuvering for return to Iran after sanctions end

11/26/2014: Shell sells assets in Nigeria for $600 million

11/26/2014: Siberian oilman becomes billionaire with support from female CEO

11/26/2014: Santos expects Gladstone LNG to start in second half of 2015

11/26/2014: Saudis say oil to stabilize; U.A.E. sees rebalancing by OPEC

11/26/2014: Seadrill plunges after suspending dividend as rig market sours

11/26/2014: Karoon encounteres multiple oil bearing zones at Kangaroo-2 appraisal well

11/26/2014: Woodside enters into contract for Reconnaissance License in Morocco

11/26/2014: TAG's Cheal-E6 well intersects oil and gas bearing sands

11/26/2014: AccessESP’s rigless conveyance system reaches one year of operation in West Texas well

11/25/2014: Oil boom triggering cowboy shortage across Canada

11/25/2014: Enterprise said to offer U.S. condensate for 2015 to Asia

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