Seadrill Unit's Deal with Russia's Rosneft Postponed Again
Friday, April 17, 2015 Seadrill subsidiary North Atlantic Drilling delays closing a cooperation deal with Rosneft amid western sanctions against Russia.
Sakhalin-1 Sets New Extended Reach Drilling Record
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Sakhalin-1 Consortium drills the world's longest well at the Chayvo field in the Russian Far East.
Fire at Rosneft Refinery Kills One, Output Unaffected
Friday, April 10, 2015 A fire breaks out at the Angarsk refinery in east Siberia, Rosneft reports.
Russia's Rosneft Keeps Options Open for Rig Contract in Kara Sea
Thursday, April 09, 2015 Rosneft is keeping its options open in a search for a rig to restart exploration work in the Arctic next year, the firm says.
Russian Oil Output In March Hits New Post-Soviet High
Thursday, April 02, 2015 Russia's oil output increased .6% in March to a post-soviet high of 10.7 million barrels per day on greater production at Gazprom and Rosneft.
Rosneft's Vankor Oil Output May Start Declining Next Year
Monday, March 30, 2015 Oil output at Rosneft's Vankor deposit, a driver of Russia's recent oil production growth, may start declining next year, a top company official says.
Rosneft Cancels Rig Contract With North Atlantic Drilling
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Rosneft cancels a contract for a two-and-a-half year rig contract with Northern Offshore and Seadrill's North Atlantic Drilling Ltd.
Russia's Rosneft May Get 300B Roubles from National Wealth Fund
Friday, February 27, 2015 Russian state oil firm Rosneft may get $5 billion from Russia's National Wealth Fund to finance five projects.
Russia's Rosneft Says Replaced Reserves By 154%
Monday, February 16, 2015 Rosneft reports a 154% hydrocarbon reserves replacement ratio in 2014 thanks to increased drilling and exploration.
Rosneft's Sechin Slams OPEC, Warns on Possible Oil Shortage
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 The head of Russia's leading oil producer, Igor Sechin, warns lower oil output may leads to a supply shortage as early as the fourth quarter of this year.
Russia's Rosneft Starts Oil Production At Arkutun-Dagi Field
Monday, January 19, 2015 Rosneft starts oil production at the Arkutun-Dagi field, part of the Sakhalin-1 project in the Russian Far East.
Russia Oil Output Hits Post-Soviet High, Small Firms Help
Friday, January 02, 2015 Russia's 2014 oil output hit a post-Soviet record high average of 10.58 million barrels per day, rising by 0.7 percent helped by small non-state producers.
Russia's Rosneft to Create Joint Venture with Petrocas
Monday, December 29, 2014 Russia's Rosneft agrees to create a joint venture with Petrocas in logistics and retail sales in Caucasus.
Kommersant: BP Nears Deal on New Project with Russia's Rosneft
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 BP is close to a deal with Russian partner Rosneft for a new project that would expand its commitments in Russia, despite Western sanctions.
Lukoil Sells its Stake in Venezuela Project to Rosneft
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Russia's largest independent oil producer Lukoil says it has sold its 20-percent state in a consortium developing a large oil project in Venezuela to its Russian peer Rosneft.
Top Russian Oil Firm Rosneft Repays Around $7B in Debt
Monday, December 22, 2014 Rosneft repays $7 billion in debt, partially easing fears among investors that Western sanctions could prompt mass defaults.
Russia's Rosneft Secures Oil, Gas Deals With India
Thursday, December 11, 2014 Rosneft strikes oil and gas deals with India as it seeks to diversify its exports away from Europe.
Russian Oil Tsar to Meet OPEC as Saudis Keep Market Guessing
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Rosneft head Igor Sechin is to meet OPEC members in Vienna as Saudis keep the market guessing about its response to flagging oil prices.
Gazprom, Rosneft Call on Govt to Liberalize Offshore Legislation
Friday, November 14, 2014 Gazprom and Rosneft have called on the national government to permit the transfer of offshore field development licenses to their subsidiaries and to joint ventures with foreign partners.
Rosneft Sells Stake in Vankor Oilfield to CNPC
Monday, November 10, 2014 Rosneft signs an agreement with CNPC that will see the Chinese company purchase a 10-percent stake in ZAO Vankorneft, which operates the Vankor oilfield in Siberia.