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Qatar Petroleum, Exxon Mobil sign E&P PSA contract with Cyprus

DOHA -- Qatar Petroleum and Exxon Mobil signed an exploration and production sharing contract with the government of the Republic of Cyprus for offshore Block 10.

Qatar to drill in biggest gas field after 12-year freeze

Qatar Petroleum plans to start a new development in the offshore North field, ending a 12-year ban on new projects that allowed the company to assess how its current rate of extraction affects the giant reservoir it shares with Iran.

Iran set to out-produce Qatar at world's biggest gas field

Iran is on track to out-produce Qatar, the world’s biggest LNG exporter, at the vast natural gas deposit they share in the Persian Gulf. But as much as they might want, the Iranians won’t have much gas to export because they are likely to use most of the new production themselves.

An energy giant bigger than Exxon in the shadow of Saudi Aramco

Qatar Petroleum (QP) is the hidden giant of the global energy industry, overshadowed by its neighbor Saudi Aramco.

Qatar Petroleum joins consortium to advance LNG import project in Pakistan

Qatar Petroleum (QP), Total, Mitsubishi, Exxon Mobil, and Hoegh have announced their commitment to advance a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import project in Pakistan in collaboration with Global Energy Infrastructure Limited (GEIL).

Qatar Petroleum hunts for gas abroad as local growth hits limit

Qatar Petroleum is exploring for oil and gas in Cyprus and Morocco as part of a strategy to expand the tiny Gulf emirate’s global energy investments.

Qatar Petroleum confirms reduction of oil production

Qatar Petroleum announced Tuesday that the nation’s oil production levels will be reduced effective Jan. 1, 2017.

Qatargas, Petronas sign five-year LNG deal

Qatargas has signed a new five-year liquefied natural gas sale and purchase agreement (SPA) with Petronas LNG UK Limited (PLUK).

OPEC chief said to visit Iran and Qatar before group’s talks

OPEC’s secretary-general will visit members Iran and Qatar next month, just weeks before the group holds informal talks in Algeria, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter.

McDermott, N-KOM enter exclusive cooperation agreement in Qatar

McDermott International and Nakilat-Keppel Offshore Marine (N-KOM) have announced a memorandum of understanding for an exclusive cooperation agreement to pursue offshore engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) projects within Qatari waters.

Exxon said to join forces with Qatar for Mozambique gas assets

Exxon Mobil Corp. and Qatar Petroleum have teamed up to look at energy assets in Mozambique, home to some of the biggest natural gas discoveries in a generation.

Maersk intensifies M&A search as oil unit loses biggest field

A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S is intensifying its search for acquisitions to build up its oil unit as the Danish shipping and petroleum conglomerate loses Qatar, the biggest field in its portfolio.

Total obtains a 30% interest in Qatar's Al-Shaheen field

Total has signed an agreement with Qatar Petroleum, granting the Group a 30% interest in the concession covering offshore Al-Shaheen oil field for a period of 25 years beginning July 14, 2017.

Chevron, Shell said among bidders to operate Qatar oil field

Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell, Total, ConocoPhillips and Maersk Oil Qatar submitted bids to operate Qatar’s biggest offshore oil field, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.

Cyberhawk UAV performs first commercial oil and gas inspection in Qatar

Cyberhawk Innovations, a leader in aerial inspection and survey using unmanned aerial vehicles, has completed the first ever commercial oil and gas inspection in Qatar.

Veolia awarded contract by Dolphin Energy for gas facilities in Qatar

Veolia, through its subsidiary Veolia Water Technologies, has been awarded a contract by Qatar Engineering & Construction Company to engineer, procure and deliver a wastewater treatment plant for Dolphin Energy's natural gas production and processing facilities in Ras Laffan, Qatar.

Qatar Petroleum delivers 500th LNG cargo to the UK’s South Hook Terminal

Qatar Petroleum has announced the delivery of the 500th LNG cargo from QP affiliate Qatar Liquefied Gas Company to the South Hook LNG Terminal at Milford Haven, UK.

Qatar buys stake in deepwater Chevron leases offshore Morocco

Qatar Petroleum has reached an agreement with Chevron Morocco Exploration Ltd., a subsidiary of Chevron Corp., to acquire a 30% participating interest from Chevron’s 75% share in three deepwater leases offshore Morocco.

Keppel FELS delivers first rig of the year

Keppel FELS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has delivered Halul, a KFELS B Class jackup rig, to Qatar’s Gulf Drilling International.

Craig International opens offices in the Middle East on back of major contract win

Craig International, is fast-tracking its expansion into the Middle East following the award of a contract to manage a $55 million client spend with a major operator in Qatar.