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ALGIERS Algeria has been trying to attract more investment to its vital oil and gas sector. Here are some of the key developments since Abdelmoumen Ould Kaddour took over as CEO of state energy firm Sonatrach in March, 2017.
MADRID, June 27 Oil major Repsol said on Wednesday it had bought the electricity assets of fellow Spanish firm Viesgo for 750 million euros ($868.73 million) as part of a bid to diversify into low-emissions business.
June 27 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:
MADRID, June 27 Spanish oil major Repsol said on Wednesday it had bought the electricity generation and marketing assets of fellow Spanish firm Viesgo for 750 million euros ($868.73 million).
RIO DE JANEIRO Norway's Equinor ASA led oil majors grabbing pre-salt blocks in Brazil on Thursday, snapping up stakes in some of the world's most alluring offshore geology despite fresh concerns about political meddling in the country's energy sector.
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 7 Executives from oil majors were set to gather in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday to compete for stakes in Brazil's pre-salt oil play, home to some of the world's most alluring offshore geology, as rising oil prices boost appetite for expensive offshore projects.
MADRID Spain's Repsol plans to increase investment and production and lift its dividend by 2020 after years of cost cuts, the oil and gas company said on Wednesday, as a rebound in global oil prices boosted its profits.
* Crude oil to stay above $50 per barrel - CEO (Writes through with details, comments from Chief Executive)
LONDON European refiners are winding down oil purchases from Iran, closing the door on a fifth of the OPEC member's crude exports after the United States imposed sanctions on Tehran, company and trading sources said.
* Refiners include Total, Eni, Saras, Repsol, Cepsa, Hellenic