Oil Search Ltd (OSH.AX)
16 Jul 2019
MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Papua New Guinea's new prime minister used Oil Search Ltd's 90th birthday to press the country's biggest company and its oil major partners to pay more tax to the impoverished Pacific island nation.
* Second-quarter revenue misses forecasts (Adds Oil Search comment)
July 12 Australian shares ended lower on Friday, with China-reliant mining stocks leading the fall on renewed worries that tensions between the United States and China could deepen.
July 12 Australian shares gave up ground on Friday, with China-sensitive mining stocks leading the losses after trade tensions between the world's two largest economies escalated overnight.
SYDNEY The head of UBS in Australia and New Zealand, Matthew Grounds, is leaving the Swiss bank at the end of the year, a spokeswoman confirmed on Tuesday, possibly ending one of the most storied careers in Australian investment banking.
* UBS under Grounds has been No. 1 in performance fees (Recasts, adds career highlights throughout)
Australia's Oil Search Ltd on Friday exercised its option to double its stake in several Alaskan assets for $450 million.
SYDNEY Construction delays and cost blowouts could hit the next wave of liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects as there are a limited number of contractors able to handle the huge projects, three developers said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY, June 20 Construction delays and cost blowouts could hit the next wave of liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects as there are a limited number of contractors able to handle the huge projects, three developers said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY The head of Papua New Guinea-focused energy firm Oil Search Ltd said he did not expect to make any significant new concessions on a gas deal it and ExxonMobil Corp hope to strike with the South Pacific nation's new leader.