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BP Works to Resume Oil Exploration in Libya

BP Works to Resume Oil Exploration in Libya

Yesterday, BP plc (NYSE: BP) Chief Executive, Bob Dudley, Chairman Eng. Mustafa of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) of Libya and, CEO of Eni (NYSE: E), Claudio Descalzi, signed a letter of intent involving the exploration and production sharing ag..

Energy Stock Bounce Back

Energy Stock Bounce Back

Energy stocks are experiencing a rebound as oil prices continue to rise. Brent Crude prices which have seen a dramatic fall from the record highs of 2014 are now nearing USD 70 per barrel.  Brent Crude went through a massive downturn betwe..

BP to acquire BHP's US shale assets for $10.5 bln

BP to acquire BHP's US shale assets for $10.5 bln

BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) announced Friday it would buy several US oil and shale assets from mining firm BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BBL) for USD 10.5 billion.The deal is the largest by BP in two decades and its first significant investment in the United Stat..

BP reported strong Q1 earnings but higher debt

BP reported strong Q1 earnings but higher debt

BP p.l.c. (NYSE: BP) reported strong first-quarter 2018 earnings, mainly driven by the recovering oil prices from nearly four years back. Record oil and gas production along with increased refinery throughput also boosted earnings.Another European e..

New York City Files Lawsuit Against Exxon, BP, Chevron

New York City Files Lawsuit Against Exxon, BP, Chevron

The City of New York said on Wednesday that it will be suing BP plc (NYSE: BP), Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM), and Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) in an attempt to hold oil and gas producers responsible for..

Most Powerful Year Opening for Oil Since 2014

Most Powerful Year Opening for Oil Since 2014

Tuesday witnessed oil prices posting their best year opening since 2014. The price of crude rose to significant highs in the midst of large Iranian anti-government rallies and consistent supply cuts initiated by Russia and OPEC.American WTI (West Te..

China’s Factory Industry at Seven-Month Low

China’s Factory Industry at Seven-Month Low

As demand and producer price gains slowed down in November, China’s industrial firms’ earnings trimmed down as well marking it the slowest pace in seven months. China is the world’s second largest economy with low income that has c..