Woodside Petroleum Ltd (WPL.AX)
2 Dec 2016
MELBOURNE, Nov 28 The North West Shelf joint venture, Australia's biggest oil and gas operation, cut royalties it owed by claiming more than A$5 billion ($3.7 billion) in deductions, some of which weren't valid, over the 18 months to December 2015, a government watchdog said on Monday.
* Woodside petroleum ltd - transaction has completed for a purchase price of us$350 million plus net customary adjustments of approximately us$90 million
* Chasing oil stakes with production within 0-5 years (Adds CFO comments)
MELBOURNE, Oct 20 Woodside Petroleum, Australia's largest independent oil and gas producer, reported a 14 percent rise in third-quarter production from the previous quarter, beating analysts' forecasts, while revenue rose nearly 20 percent.
MELBOURNE, Sept 5 Woodside Petroleum has agreed to buy half of BHP Billiton's stake in the Scarborough area gas fields off Western Australia for $400 million, in a move that could help speed a decision to develop the long delayed project.
Aug 24 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 18-20 points, or 0.3 percent, on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.4 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Aug 24 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 18-20 points lower on Wednesday, or 0.3 percent lower, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed up 0.6 percent at 6,868.51 points on Tuesday, helped by a rise in housebuilders after strong results from Persimmon suggested that the sector was coping with the uncertainty from Britain's vote to leave the European Union. * SABMILLER: Aberdeen Asset Management said on Tuesday it was pleased a court ha
Aug 23 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
MELBOURNE ConocoPhillips' plan to sell its stake in an oil find off Senegal to Woodside Petroleum hit a speed-bump on Tuesday as a junior partner attempted to buy time to pre-empt the deal at the same time it announced an increase in the size of the field.
MELBOURNE, Aug 23 ConocoPhillips' plan to sell its stake in an oil find off Senegal to Woodside Petroleum hit a speed-bump on Tuesday as a junior partner attempted to buy time to pre-empt the deal at the same time it announced an increase in the size of the field.