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Husky Says Indonesia's Madura Strait Projects to Start Production in 2017
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Husky Energy says first production from the Madura Strait gas projects offshore Indonesia is targeted for 2017.
Report: Green Group Sues ConocoPhillips, CNOOC over China Oil Spill
Monday, July 27, 2015 China Daily reports that a maritime court in Qingdao will hear a landmark case brought against US oil giant ConocoPhillips and China's CNOOC.
COSL to Drill 2 Wells for Primeline in Block 33/07 Offshore China for $20M
Friday, July 24, 2015 Primeline signs letter of intent with China Oilfield Services Ltd. to drill two wells in Block 33/07 in East China Sea for $20 million.
CNOOC Flows First Oil from Luda 10-1 Project in Bohai Offshore China
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 CNOOC flows first oil from the Luda 10-1 comprehensive adjustment project in Bohai offshore China.
Expect China to Yearn for More US Shale
Friday, July 10, 2015 Despite slowdown in heated investment from overseas in North American oil and gas, interest still looms behind the Great Wall of China.
First Oil Flows from CNOOC's Bozhong 28/34 Project in China's Bohai Bay
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 CNOOC commences production at Bozhong 28/34 oilfields comprehensive adjustment project in Bohai offshore China.
Ex-CNOOC Executive Under Investigation in China for Graft
Thursday, June 25, 2015 The former deputy general manager of CNOOC is under criminal investigation for "accepting bribes", according to judicial authorities in China.
Tullow Pays $250 Million to Settle Uganda Tax Dispute Out of Court
Monday, June 22, 2015 Tullow Oil agrees to pay $250 million to settle a tax dispute with the Ugandan government out of court, almost half of the sum the east African country had originally demanded in tax relating to a sale of oil licences.
China's Anti-Graft Investigator Keeps Oil Giants in Its Sights
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 China's anti-corruption investigators continue to zero in on the nation's oil giants, calling on two of its biggest state-owned companies.
CNOOC: Dongfang1-1 Project Ahead of Schedule
Thursday, June 11, 2015 China National Offshore Oil Corporation's Dongfang1-1 gas field Phase I adjustment project commences production ahead of schedule.
China's May Crude Oil Imports Drop, Knocked Off Top Buyer Spot
Monday, June 08, 2015 China's oil imports fall about 11 percent in May from a year ago in the steepest drop since November 2013, likely knocking the country off its perch as the world's top crude buyer - a spot it claimed for the first time in April.
CNOOC Makes Oil Discovery at Liuhua 20-2 Block in South China Sea
Thursday, May 28, 2015 CNOOC makes a mid-sized oil discovery at Liuhua 20-2 block in the eastern South China Sea.
CNOOC Appoints Yang Hua as Chairman, Succeeds Wang Yilin
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 CNOOC appoints Yang Hua as chairman of the Chinese company's board of directors, succeeding Wang Yilin.
ExxonMobil Discovers Oil at Stabroek Block Offshore Guyana
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 ExxonMobil makes significant oil discovery on the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana.
Uganda's 'Oil Rush' Town Stuck in the Slow Lane
Monday, May 11, 2015 An oil-fueled boom is transforming the town of Hoima in Western Uganda.
OTC 2015: SBM Talks to CNOOC about Lingshui Gas Production Facility
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 SBM Offshore holdings talks with CNOOC to supply a semisubmersible production for the Lingshui 17-2 gas field development in South China Sea.
Exoma Finalizing Withdrawal from Queensland's Galilee JV Permits
Thursday, April 30, 2015 Exoma Energy is still finalizing withdrawal from the Galilee Joint Venture exploration permits in Queensland, Australia.
First Oil Flows at CNOOC's Kenli 10-1 Field in China's Bohai Bay
Monday, April 27, 2015 CNOOC commences oil production from the Kenli 10-1 field in China's Bohai Bay.
CNOOC Posts 40% Slide In 1Q Revenue As Oil Prices Plunge
Friday, April 24, 2015 China's top offshore oil producer CNOOC posts a 40% fall in 1Q revenue.
Technip, COOEC Bag FEED Contract for Liuhua Project in South China Sea
Thursday, April 16, 2015 The Technip-COOEC consortium bags a front end engineering design contract from CNOOC for two tension leg platforms for the Liuhua 11-1 and 16-2 joint development projects in the South China Sea.