BP PLC (BP.L)
24 May 2019
LONDON BP is nearing the sale of its stake in a major Egyptian oil and gas company to Dubai-based Dragon Oil for over $600 million, industry and banking sources said.
LONDON, May 23 BP is nearing the sale of its stake in a major Egyptian oil and gas company to Dubai-based Dragon Oil for over $600 million, industry and banking sources said.
LONDON BP will face pressure at a meeting next week to set tougher targets to combat climate change, the latest signal from investors that they want the oil and gas industry to do more to clean up its act.
* GRAPHIC: BP's emissions rose in 2018 https://tmsnrt.rs/2W0zkEf
* Metro slips to a fresh life low (Adds company news items, changes analyst comments, updates to closing prices)
May 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 33 points lower at 7,238 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures were down 0.30 percent ahead of the cash market open.
May 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 33 points lower at 7,238 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * STAGECOACH: Stagecoach Group said on Wednesday it had begun legal action against Britain's Department for Transport after the company's bid to continue operating a rail route was rejected due to concerns over pensions. * STANDARD CHARTERED: Standard Chartered has become the latest British firm to attract investor criticism of executive pensions, altho
LONDON, May 8 British energy supplier Pure Planet, in which oil giant BP has a 25 percent stake, has cut its average annual dual gas and electricity price by 2.4 percent, it said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK BP Plc on Monday announced new production units in the Gulf of Mexico, enhancing its standing as the largest producer there at a time when rival global oil majors are scrambling to expand vast U.S. onshore shale drilling.
WASHINGTON The Trump administration unveiled on Thursday its final plan to roll back offshore drilling safety measures put in place by the Obama administration after the fatal 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the worst in U.S. history, raising concerns by some groups over potential risks to workers and the environment.