2014, October, 14, 20:15:00GAZPROM DROPS 23%
OAO Gazprom said profit for the first half of the year fell by almost one-quarter as Ukraine's Naftogaz didn't pay for gas supplied by the Russian state-controlled gas group.
2014, October, 14, 20:10:00STATOIL SELLS SHAH DENIZ: $2.25 BLN
Statoil ASA (STL), Norway’s biggest energy company, will sell its 15.5 percent stake in the Shah Deniz field in Azerbaijan to Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd for $2.25 billion as it seeks to reduce investment and prioritize high-value projects.
2014, October, 14, 20:05:00TANZANIA OFFSHORE GAS: 216 MB
Norwegian oil company Statoil ASA ( STO ) said Tuesday that with its partner ExxonMobil Corp. ( XOM ) it has discovered 1.2 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, or 216 million barrels of oil equivalent, in the Giligiliani-1 well offshore Tanzania, the joint venture's seventh discovery in the block 2 area.
2014, October, 14, 20:00:00INEOS BUYS SCOTS
Petrochemical firm Ineos has bought a second licence for shale gas exploration and development in central Scotland.
2014, October, 12, 20:20:00OPEC: OIL PRICE MOVEMENTS
The OPEC Reference Basket fell $4.77 to stand at $95.98/b in September, as sluggish demand and ample supply continue to weight on the oil market.
2014, October, 12, 20:15:00OIL PRICE DROP HURTS OPEC
The continuing slump in global oil prices is punching holes in the budgets of oil-producing countries, including some OPEC members such as Iraq and Libya that are struggling with severe political and security problems.
2014, October, 12, 20:10:00RUSSIANS KEEP CALM
With the rouble down 18 percent against the dollar this year and sanctions chipping away at economic ties with the West, ordinary Russians might be forgiven for rushing to put their money in a nice, "safe" foreign currency.
2014, October, 12, 20:05:00ROSNEFT & MORGAN STANLEY: NO GUARANTEES
Morgan Stanley ’s deal to sell an oil trading business to Rosneft , the state-owned Russian oil group, is close to collapse amid the profound chill in relations between Russia and the US.
2014, October, 12, 20:00:00ROSNEFT SEEKS LAWYERS: $28 MLN
Russia's top oil producer Rosneft has turned to UK-certified lawyers in its fight against Ukraine-related Western sanctions which have hit the company's output and prospects for its push to tap Arctic riches.
2014, October, 12, 19:55:00GAZPROM: STOP LNG
Gazprom has said it could shelve its Vladivostok liquefied natural gas project as the Russian state-controlled energy giant focuses on supplying more gas to China by pipeline.