http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Gazpromneft-Khantos establishes Upstream Control Centre using digital twin technology http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/17/gazpromneft-khantos-establishes-upstream-control-centre-using-digital-twin-technology Gazprom Neft subsidiary Gazpromneft-Khantos has launched an Upstream Control Centre as part of its “Digital Field” program. Oil climbs as Saudi Arabia seeks to dispel doubts over Russia http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/17/oil-climbs-as-saudi-arabia-seeks-to-dispel-doubts-over-russia Oil climbed, paring losses earlier this week, as Saudi Arabia moved to dispel doubts over Russia’s readiness to extend output curbs. Rosneft drills world's longest well in Sakhalin http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/16/rosneft-drills-worlds-longest-well-in-sakhalin Rosneft, as a member of Sakhalin-1 Consortium, successfully completed drilling of the world's longest well from Orlan platform at Chaivo field in the Sea of Okhotsk. Russia's economy slowed more than forecast despite oil rally http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/13/russias-economy-slowed-more-than-forecast-despite-oil-rally Russia’s economy slowed more than forecast despite a bull-market rally in oil, its chief export, ending three quarters of accelerating growth that followed the country’s worst recession this century. Venezuelan oil too big to fail, at least for China and Russia http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/3/venezuelan-oil-too-big-to-fail-at-least-for-china-and-russia Venezuela’s sudden demand to renegotiate its billions in debt could complicate life for its two biggest oil patrons, China and Russia. Venezuela will seek to restructure debt, blaming sanctions http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/3/venezuela-will-seek-to-restructure-debt-blaming-sanctions President Nicolas Maduro said Venezuela will seek to restructure its global debt after the state oil company makes one more payment, blaming U.S. sanctions for making it impossible to find new financing. Venezuela's restructure heightens Rosneft's $6-billion risk http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/3/venezuelas-restructure-heightens-rosnefts-6-billion-risk The risks associated with Rosneft PJSC’s $6 billion advance to Venezuela’s oil company for future crude shipments have deepened after the Latin American nation announced plans to restructure crushing debts. Russian-Iranian framework established for gas sector cooperation http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/3/russian-iranian-framework-established-for-gas-sector-cooperation A number of documents were signed in Tehran on the margins of the visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The documents are aimed at fostering Russian-Iranian cooperation in the gas sector. Oil extends rally on expectations OPEC will lengthen output cuts http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/3/oil-extends-rally-on-expectations-opec-will-lengthen-output-cuts Oil extended gains from the highest close in more than two years on signs that OPEC will extend production cuts when it meets at the end of this month. Rosneft, National Iranian Oil Company sign strategic oil and gas agreement http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/11/1/rosneft-national-iranian-oil-company-sign-strategic-oil-and-gas-agreement During the visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Rosneft Oil Company and National Iranian Oil Company signed an agreement termed the “Road Map and Key Terms of Strategic Cooperation in the Field of Oil and Gas.”