Murphy Oil Corporation

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Murphy Updates on Malaysian Ops, Makes Gas Find at Permai Well Off Sabah
Thursday, July 30, 2015 Murphy completes drilling campaign at Belum gas field offshore Sarawak, Malaysia and makes gas discovery at Permai well in deepwater Block H offshore Sabah.
Analysts Outline What to Expect in Round One Bidding
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 Industry experts discuss what kind of results to expect in Mexico's Round One bidding activity and results needed for the round to be deemed a success.
PetroVietnam to Work with Murphy, ExxonMobil on Oil, Gas Projects
Monday, July 13, 2015 PetroVietnam is set to work with Murphy Oil and ExxonMobil on local and overseas oil and gas developments, including Block B and Ca Voi Xanh gas projects offshore Vietnam.
Murphy Completes Transfer of 50% Stake in Cameroon's Ntem Block to Sterling
Friday, April 10, 2015 Murphy Corp. completes transfer of its 50 percent interest in Ntem Concession offshore Cameroon to Sterling Energy.
Atwood Falcon to Complete Drilling Munia Prospect in Perth Basin in April
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Murphy plans to complete drilling the Munia exploration well in WA-481-P offshore Western Australia in April after failing to find hydrocarbons at two other prospects in the permit.
Murphy Closes Sale of 30% of its Malaysian Oil, Gas Assets to Pertamina
Friday, January 30, 2015 Murphy closes the second phase of the sale of 30 percent of its Malaysian oil and gas assets to Pertamina.
Pertamina Says May Double Output from Overseas Assets by End-2014
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Pertamina expects its overseas assets to contribute between 90,000 and 120,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day by the end of 2014, the company says, up from around 63,000 barrels per day of crude last year.
Shell Commences First Oil from Gumusut-Kakap Floating Platform Off Sabah
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Shell commences oil production from the Gumusut-Kakap floating platform offshore Sabah.
Murphy Oil To Sell Nearly A Third Of Malaysian Assets For $2B
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Murphy Oil says it would sell 30% of its oil and gas assets in Malaysia for $2 billion in cash to Pertamina as it cuts overseas holdings to focus on an improving home market.
Basis Point: Petrovietnam Seeking $1.8B Loan for Murphy Oil Malaysia Stake
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Petrovietnam is in talks with banks for a seven-year loan of up to $1.8 billion to back its bid to buy a stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets, Thomson Reuters publication Basis Point reports, citing sources.
Source: Petrovietnam Eyes Stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian Assets
Thursday, August 14, 2014 Petrovietnam has bid for a stake in Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets, challenging other suitors including Mitsubishi and Indian state oil companies, a person with direct knowledge of the plan says.
Sources: Murphy Oil's Malaysia Assets Draw Interest From Mitsubishi, ONGC
Friday, July 18, 2014 Mitsubishi submits a non-binding bid to buy Murphy Oil's Malaysian oil and gas assets valued at about $2.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter tells Reuters.
Murphy Oil Extends Charter for Perdana Petroleum's AHTS Vessel off Malaysia
Thursday, May 22, 2014 Perdana Petroleum secures a charter extension for an anchor handling tug supply vessel to support Murphy Oil's drilling program offshore East Malaysia.
OMV Enters Namibian Exploration Project
Thursday, April 03, 2014 Austria's OMV enters offshore Namibia to take part in exploration project.
Murphy Oil Nears Sale of UK Refinery To Fund
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Murphy Oil is in talks to sell its Milford Haven refinery in Wales to a low-profile private equity fund.
Murphy Oil and OMV to Drill in Namibia
Thursday, March 06, 2014 Independent explorer Murphy Oil and Austria's OMV will search for oil and gas off Namibia's coast, the country's petroleum commissioner says.
First Oil Flows from Siakap North-Petai Develpment off East Malaysia
Tuesday, March 04, 2014 Murphy Oil commences first oil from Siakap North-Petai development offshore East Malaysia and progresses work at Dalmatian subsea project in the Gulf of Mexico.
Murphy's Potential Sale of Upstream Assets in Malaysia Attracts Local Firms
Friday, February 21, 2014 Murphy Oil's potential sale of a 30 percent interest in upstream assets in Malaysia draws interest from local petroleum companies.
Sources: Murphy Oil Eyes Sale of Up to $3B Worth of Asia Assets
Friday, February 14, 2014 Murphy Oil is considering selling of some of its Asian oil and gas assets in a deal that could fetch up to $3 billion, people familiar with the matter say, as it joins other U.S. energy companies in scaling back from the region.
Drilling Starts on Bamboo Prospect Offshore Cameroon
Monday, February 10, 2014 Sterling Energy reports that its partner, Murphy Cameroon Ntem, has begun drilling the Bamboo-1 well offshore Cameroon.