BP PLC (BP)
21 Aug 2017
HONG KONG/BEIJING CEFC China Energy, which has grown from a niche oil trader to a sprawling energy conglomerate, is in talks to acquire a stake in Russian state oil giant Rosneft , three people with direct knowledge of the discussions said.
BOGOTA Colombian state-run oil company Ecopetrol said on Thursday its current vice-president, Felipe Bayon, will take over as chief executive, replacing Juan Carlos Echeverry.
* KBR awarded pre-feed engineering and project support contracts for BP's Tortue project
LONDON Gunvor has hired a senior veteran oil trader, David Garza, previously with BPL> and most recently U.S. oil refiner Tesoro, to run its U.S. operations as the Swiss trading house further expands in North American energy markets.
BP has started producing gas from two new projects offshore Trinidad and Tobago and Australia, the company said on Monday, further boosting output that is helping the company to turn a corner after a bruising market downturn.
Aug 14 BP has started producing gas from two new projects offshore Trinidad and Tobago and Australia, the company said on Monday, further boosting output that is helping the company to turn a corner after a bruising market downturn.
Aug 10 Australian shares ended slightly lower on Thursday, as financial stocks retreated after a brief bout of buying, while ex-dividend trading Rio Tinto also weighed on the index.
Aug 10 Australian shares edged up on Thursday, as robust commodity prices drove up material stocks, offsetting a slump in ex-dividend trading Rio Tinto, while shares of lenders also rose.
Australia's antitrust regulator said on Thursday it was concerned BP Plc's plan to buy the petrol stations of grocery giant Woolworths Ltd would hurt competition, a sign it may block the A$1.8 billion ($1.4 billion) deal.
BRIEF-Woolworths comments on ACCC statement on BP's proposed acquisition of Woolworths' retail service station sites
* ACCC released a statement of issues in relation to bp's proposed acquisition of woolworths' retail service station sites