BP PLC (BP_pb.L)
29 Jul 2015
CALGARY, Alberta, July 29 - Canada's Conservative government is studying whether to extend Arctic drilling licenses, a move that could open the door to relinquishing millions of dollars in deposits paid by major energy companies.
July 28 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
BRUSSELS, July 28 - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
LONDON - BP's second-quarter profit slumped by nearly two thirds from last year as it grappled with lower oil prices, a write off in Libya and a $10.8 billion charge for the 2010 crude spill in the Gulf of Mexico. | Video
LONDON - BP is less likely to be acquired following its $18.7 billion settlement over the 2010 Macondo oil spill, Chief Executive Officer Bob Dudley said on Tuesday.
LONDON, July 28 - BP is less likely to be acquired following its $18.7 billion settlement over the 2010 Macondo oil spill, Chief Executive Officer Bob Dudley said on Tuesday.
* 2015 capex to fall below $20 billion (Adds CFO, analyst comment, details, updates shares)
LONDON - Oil prices are expected to remain soft in the short and medium term, BP's chief financial officer told a news conference on Tuesday.
LONDON - Oil major BP has reached an additional $1 billion settlement agreement for claims from local U.S. government entities regarding the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, bringing the total bill to $54.6 billion, it said on Tuesday.
LONDON, July 28 - BP reported a second-quarter profit of $1.3 billion on Tuesday, missing analysts' expectations, after taking a $9.8 billion pretax charge related to a settlement with U.S. authorities over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill.