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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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04/02/2014: EV opens world’s first downhole video tech center

04/02/2014: Kenya to create sovereign wealth fund ahead of oil production

04/02/2014: Fugro appointed for Norway's Mareano survey

04/02/2014: Rosneft buys Orenburg Drilling Company

04/02/2014: Scottish oil, gas academy launched

04/02/2014: Canadian Natural acquires assets from Devon Canada

04/02/2014: Japanese trading house writes down Samson Investment as shale bet sours

04/02/2014: No evidence of improper Brazil payments, says SBM

04/02/2014: BW Offshore signed LOA for the Catcher FPSO

04/02/2014: United Hydrocarbon reported successful drilling in Chad

04/02/2014: GE, Petronas sign new Global Frame Agreement

04/02/2014: Niko reported $62 million sale of its equity stake in Block 5(c) in Trinidad

04/02/2014: Moody’s reported Gazprom debt rating at risk along with Rosneft

04/02/2014: Pemex’s March crude production falls to lowest level since 1995

04/02/2014: New Zealand opens area greater than its size for oil exploration

04/01/2014: IPC 2014: Developed services industry makes U.S. shale wave unique

04/01/2014: Ecopetrol hits oil with exploratory well

04/01/2014: Santos reports first gas from Peluang project

04/01/2014: Gazprom raises Ukraine gas price 44%

04/01/2014: Oil price underpinned by supply disruptions, Vitol CEO says

04/01/2014: Wood Group buys Canadian pipeline engineering company

04/01/2014: Exxon releases climate change shareholder reports

04/01/2014: Pluspetrol used Dopeless technology in Vaca Muerta shale well

04/01/2014: Oil & Gas UK launches project to stimulate exploration on UKCS

04/01/2014: Paradigm names executive V.P. of Sales, Services and Marketing

04/01/2014: Bumi Armada receives LOI for an Angolan FPSO for Eni

04/01/2014: BP appoints new science chief

04/01/2014: Shell announces return of Upstream International Director

04/01/2014: Total pushes forward with InterOil PNG gas deal

04/01/2014: Eni seeks to renegotiate gas contracts amid Ukraine crisis

04/01/2014: Novatek sells 9.8% of Siberian asset to Gazprom Neft for $980 m

04/01/2014: Dolphin secures 4 month, 3D seismic contract in East Africa

04/01/2014: Encana to sell its Jonah Field operations in Wyoming for $1.8 bn

04/01/2014: Chinook Energy reported resignation of CFO

04/01/2014: Repsol starts gas production at the Kinteroni field in Peru

04/01/2014: Yamal LNG's U.S. credit review halted amid Obama’s sanctions

04/01/2014: OPEC March crude output falls in survey led by Angola, Libya

04/01/2014: Saudi Arabia names Naif Al-Otaibi Deputy Oil Minister

04/01/2014: Anadarko to dispute $20.8 billion Tronox claim April 4

03/31/2014: Chevron allowed to pursue Ecuador fraud claims against law firm

03/31/2014: BP cuts Brazil staff amid drilling lull

03/31/2014: Crude exports are an economic win for U.S., study says

03/31/2014: Apache to sell assets in Western Canada for $374m

03/31/2014: No evidence of SBM Offshore contract bribes, says Petrobras

03/31/2014: Schlumberger acquires Rock Deformation Research Ltd

03/31/2014: PD&MS Energy, Harlen investment in new facility in Dundee

03/31/2014: ULSTEIN enters new market with ocean going tugs

03/31/2014: Pirates fire at oil tanker on vital crude route

03/31/2014: RWE, LetterOne sign purchase agreement

03/31/2014: BP appoints new head of Russian business

03/31/2014: UBS sticks by Ratio Oil Exploration on Leviathan gas-deal gains

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