2019, July, 31, 13:40:00IRAQ'S GDP UP 4.6%
The fiscal and external positions are expected to continue to deteriorate over the medium term absent policy changes—with reserves falling below adequate levels and fiscal buffers eroded. Although the level of public debt will remain sustainable, gross fiscal financing needs will increase. Non-oil GDP growth is projected to reach 5½ in 2019 but subside over the medium term.
2019, July, 31, 13:35:00KUWAIT'S OIL REVENUE $60.7 BLN
Kuwait reported oil revenue of $60.7bn for the 2018 fiscal year ending March 31, 2019, according to state news agency KUNA. This is a 24% increase from the previous year. Its non-oil revenue also grew 24% to hit $6.9bn.
2019, July, 31, 13:30:00MUBADALA ASSETS $229 BLN
Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund Mubadala saw a jump in its assets under management in 2018, reaching $229bn, up from $127.7bn the previous year.
2019, July, 31, 13:25:00TC ENERGY SELLS $2.87 BLN
TC Energy Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TC Energy) announced that it has entered into an agreement through its wholly-owned subsidiary, TransCanada Energy Ltd., to sell interests in three Ontario natural gas-fired power plants to a subsidiary of Ontario Power Generation Inc., for approximately $2.87 billion.
2019, July, 31, 13:20:00CONOCO EARNINGS $1.6 BLN
ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) reported second-quarter 2019 earnings of $1.6 billion, or $1.40 per share, compared with second-quarter 2018 earnings of $1.6 billion, or $1.39 per share.
2019, July, 30, 12:05:00NORD STREAM 2 RULES
The new rules cast doubt over the commercial operation of Nord Stream 2, which argues that it has been unfairly targeted by fast-tracked legislation to stall the project.
2019, July, 30, 11:35:00U.S. GDP UP 2.1%
U.S. Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 2.1 percent in the second quarter of 2019, according to the "advance" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the first quarter, real GDP increased 3.1 percent.
2019, July, 30, 11:20:00U.S. NUCLEAR FOR S.KOREA
South Korea's Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction (DHIC) signed the 'business collaboration agreement' with US small modular reactor developer NuScale Power for supply of NuScale Power Modules and other equipment. Doosan also signed the 'unit purchase agreement' through which it will make a cash equity investment in NuScale with Korean financial investors.
2019, July, 30, 11:15:00LUKOIL, ADNOC COOPERATION
Russian oil giant Lukoil plans to acquire a 5 percent stake in the Ghasha offshore gas project in the UAE, according to CEO Vagit Alekperov.
2019, July, 30, 11:10:00TOTAL NET INCOME $2.8 BLN
Total net income (Group share) of 2.8 B$ in 2Q19, a 26% decrease compared to 2Q18 Net-debt-to-capital ratio of 20.6% at June 30, 2019 Hydrocarbon production of 2,957 kboe/d in 2Q19, an increase of 9% compared to 2Q18
2019, July, 30, 11:05:00BP PROFIT $2.8 BLN
Strong financial results – Underlying replacement cost profit for the second quarter of 2019 was $2.8 billion, similar to a year earlier. The quarter’s result largely reflected continued good operating performance, offset by oil prices lower than in the second quarter of 2018. – Non-operating items in the second quarter of $0.9 billion, post-tax, related mainly to impairment charges. – Operating cash flow, excluding Gulf of Mexico oil spill payments, was $8.2 billion for the second quarter, including a $1.5-billion working capital release (after adjusting for net inventory holding gains), and $14.2 billion for the first half, including a $0.5-billion working capital release. – Gulf of Mexico oil spill payments of $1.4 billion on a post-tax basis in the second quarter were primarily the scheduled annual payments. – A dividend of 10.25 cents a share was announced for the quarter.
2019, July, 30, 11:00:00ENI NET PROFIT DOWN BY 27%
Eni adjusted net profit: €0.56 billion for the quarter, down by 27% q-o-q (down by 24% excluding IFRS 16 accounting effects). €1.55 billion in the first half, down by 11% (down by 8% excluding IFRS 16 accounting effects).
2019, July, 30, 10:55:00EQUINOR NET INCOME UP 27%
Equinor reports adjusted earnings of USD 3.15 billion and USD 1.13 billion after tax in the second quarter of 2019. IFRS net operating income was USD 3.52 billion and the IFRS net income was USD 1.48 billion.
2019, July, 30, 10:50:00MUBADALA PETROLEUM, PREMIER OIL 20%
Mubadala Petroleum has signed an agreement with Premier Oil to farmout a 20% participating interest in each of the Andaman I and South Andaman Gross Split Production Sharing Contracts (PSCs), in which Mubadala Petroleum is the operator.
2019, July, 30, 10:45:00NOV VARCO NET LOSS $5.4 BLN
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today reported second quarter 2019 revenues of $2.13 billion, an increase of 10 percent compared to the first quarter of 2019 and an increase of one percent from the second quarter of 2018.