Petrochina <601857.SS>:Says Zhao Dong resigned from CFO on Dec. 6.
PetroChina Co Ltd <0857.HK>:Zhao Dong has tendered his resignation and ceased to hold position of chief financial officer.
Centennial Resource Development Inc: Centennial Resource Development announces commitments for $910 million private placement of equity . Centennial resource development - third-party investors other than Riverstone will purchase $480 million of CDEV class A common stock at $14.54 per share . Centennial Resource Development- Riverstone and affiliated funds will buy $430 million in CDEV class a common stock and convertible preferred shares .Centennial Resource Development-expects to use portion of net proceeds to fully fund pending acquisition of upstream assets of silverback exploration.
Statoil Asa : Says production drilling started on Mariner . Up to five wells will be drilled before Mariner A platform hook-up and commissioning activity starts next summer . First oil is expected to be produced from Mariner in 2018 . Mariner field is located on east Shetland platform of UK north sea, approximately 95 miles or 150 kilometres east of Shetland isles . The heavy oil field has reserves estimated at more than 250 million barrels of oil with an average plateau production of around 55,000 barrels per day .Statoil (U.K.) Limited is the operator of Mariner with 65.11% equity. Co-venturers are J.X. Nippon Exploration & Production (UK) Limited (20 %), Siccar Point Energy (8.89%) and Dyas Mariner Limited (6%).
Engie Sa : France's Engie and Norwegia's Statoil have reached an agreement on renegotiation of their long-term gas supply contracts . Engie says agreement consists in a modernization of historical contracts to adapt them to the evolution of European natural gas markets . Engie says gas supply contracts with Statoil represent a total volume of 7.5 billion cubic meters per year or about 20 percent of the company's portfolio of long-term gas contracts that can supply France. Further company coverage: [ENGIE.PA] (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain) ((Mathieu.Rosemain@thomsonreuters.com;)).
Nk Rosneft' Pao : Russia's Rosneft says the Moscow bourse registers its rouble bond programme worth 1.07 trillion roubles ($16.71 billion) . Rosneft, which is preparing to buy 19.5 percent of its own shares from the state in a share buyback, said earlier this month that the money raised from the bonds might be used for overseas projects, new upstream business and planned refinancing. [nL8N1DP24B] Further company coverage: [ROSN.MM] ($1 = 64.0373 roubles) (Reporting by Christian Lowe) ((email@example.com;)).
Eni says: fire broke out in the east plant of Sannazzaro refinery in Italy . fire at Sannazzaro refinery currently being extinguished, no damage to people registered . the causes of the fire are being determined Further company coverage: [ENI.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).
Eni CEO Claudio Descalzi told journalists on the sidelines of an event in Rome: expects production growth of 4 percent, maybe more, next year Further company coverage: [ENI.MI] (Reporting by Milan newsroom).
Competition Commission of India: Approves acquisition of shares in Essar Oil Limited by Rosneft, Trafigura Group Pte and United Capital Partners Further company coverage: [ESRO.CL] ((Bangalore.firstname.lastname@example.org;)).