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Chancellor Helps UK Oil Industry with 'Innovative' Tax Policy
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, pledges to help the UK oil and gas industry by delivering an 'innovative' tax policy from November 2018.

Oil & Gas UK Welcomes BP North Sea Asset Sale
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 News of BP plc's intended sale of its North Sea assets to Serica Energy plc has been welcomed by trade body Oil & Gas UK.

Q&A: Big Data Could Bring Upside to Renewables Investors
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Technology and big data will change how electric grids are organized and water is transported, says Lara Banks.

Oil, Gas HSE Podcast: How the Downturn Affected the Workforce
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Rigzone's senior editor sits down with Oil and Gas HSE podcast to discuss the number of workers who left the industry during the downturn.

OGA Receives 'Great Response' to Latest UK Offshore Licensing Round
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 The Oil & Gas Authority (OGA) said it received a 'great response' to the United Kingdom's latest offshore licensing round.

Colombia's Ecopetrol To Invest Up To $4B In 2018
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Ecopetrol will invest between $3.5 billion and $4 billion during 2018, the majority in production and exploration projects.

Gulf Energy Raises $733MM, Biggest Thai Corporate IPO In Over A Decade
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Thailand's Gulf Energy Development Pcl raises $733 million after its initial public offering priced at the top end of expectations.

US Crude Settles At 2-Year High After Pipeline Disruption
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Oil settles at a two-year high.

BLOG: Production Cut Extension at OPEC Meeting? Wouldn't Count On It
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Rigzone readers aren't so confident that output cuts will be extended.

Lundin Norway Makes Non-Commercial Gas Discovery
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Lundin Norway AS makes a non-commercial gas discovery in the southern Barents Sea.

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Saipem Secures Onshore Services Deals Worth Around $1B
Friday, November 17, 2017 Saipem wins new contracts in Saudi Arabia and Mexico, and additional works of existing contracts in Saudi Arabia and Kazakhstan.

Norway's Oil Sell-Off Plan Is 'Shot Heard Around the World'
Friday, November 17, 2017 Norway's proposal to sell off $35B in oil and natural gas stocks brings sudden and unparalleled heft to a once-grassroots movement to enlist investors in the fight against climate change.

Guyana-Suriname Basin Emerges as a Hotbed of Oil, Gas Exploration
Friday, November 17, 2017 Oil exploration in the Guyana-Suriname basin has stepped up following ExxonMobil's major discovery there.

Aker BP Enters Drilling, Well Alliances with Halliburton, Maersk, Odfjell
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Aker BP ASA enters into separate drilling and well alliance agreements.

Norway Oil Bosses Insist End Isn't Nigh After $35 Billion Shock
Monday, November 20, 2017 Can Norway dump $35B in oil and gas investments, and simultaneously convince that same industry to throw money into the country's own fossil-fuel future?

Iran Says Majority Of OPEC Members Support Extending Oil Production Cuts
Monday, November 20, 2017 Iran's oil minister says the majority of OPEC members support extending a plan to cut production but a final decision will be taken at their next meeting on Nov. 30.

Siemens to Cut Almost 7,000 Jobs Worldwide
Friday, November 17, 2017 Siemens AG will cut around 6,900 jobs worldwide in its Power and Gas Division (PG), Power Generation Services Division (PS) and Process Industries and Drives Division (PD).

Q&A with Sudhir Pai, Schlumberger Robotics Services' Managing Director
Friday, November 17, 2017 Schlumberger's Sudhir Pai talks robotics, the downturn and more with Rigzone.

Chancellor Helps UK Oil Industry with 'Innovative' Tax Policy
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, pledges to help the UK oil and gas industry by delivering an 'innovative' tax policy from November 2018.

'Strong Opportunities' Available for Innovative Engineering Firms
Friday, November 17, 2017 There are still 'strong opportunities' available for engineering firms in the offshore oil and gas sector with the capacity to deliver fast, innovative projects.

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Saipem Secures Onshore Services Deals Worth Around $1B
Friday, November 17, 2017 Saipem wins new contracts in Saudi Arabia and Mexico, and additional works of existing contracts in Saudi Arabia and Kazakhstan.

Oil Market Conditions 'Continue to Improve'
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Fundamental conditions in the oil market are continuing to improve, that is the key takeaway of research note sent to Rigzone recently by investment banking firm Jefferies.

Oil And Gas Industry Future Looks 'Attractive'
Friday, November 10, 2017 After two years of declining prices and reduced employment, the oil and gas industry in Texas and across the nation appears to be making a comeback.

OPEC Points To Larger 2018 Oil Supply Deficit As Market Tightens
Monday, November 13, 2017 OPEC raises its forecast for demand for its oil in 2018 and says its deal with other producers to cut output was reducing excess oil in storage.

Norway's Oil Sell-Off Plan Is 'Shot Heard Around the World'
Friday, November 17, 2017 Norway's proposal to sell off $35B in oil and natural gas stocks brings sudden and unparalleled heft to a once-grassroots movement to enlist investors in the fight against climate change.

IEA: 'Too Early to Write Obituary of Oil'
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 The world's consumers are not yet ready to say goodbye to the era of oil.

Gadfly: What the Saudi Arrests Mean for the Kingdom's Oil Policy
Monday, November 13, 2017 Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's recent decision simultaneously boosted the oil price and undermined the attractiveness of Aramco.

Guyana-Suriname Basin Emerges as a Hotbed of Oil, Gas Exploration
Friday, November 17, 2017 Oil exploration in the Guyana-Suriname basin has stepped up following ExxonMobil's major discovery there.

Shell to Divest Interest in Woodside Petroleum
Monday, November 13, 2017 Royal Dutch Shell plc will sell its stake in Woodside Petroleum Limited.

Aker BP Enters Drilling, Well Alliances with Halliburton, Maersk, Odfjell
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Aker BP ASA enters into separate drilling and well alliance agreements.

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Training the Next Generation of Crane and Rigging Pros
Thursday, November 09, 2017 EPC firms, others team up to develop pioneering rigging engineering program.

Oil Prices Rise On Supply Cuts And Political Tensions In Saudi Arabia
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Oil prices rose nearly 1%, supported by supply cuts by major exporters as well as continuing concern about political developments in Saudi Arabia.

Saudis Lead Gulf Nations in Cutting Break-Even Oil Price
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Saudi Arabia is also a leader when it comes to slashing the crude price the country needs to balance its budget.

Saipem Secures Onshore Services Deals Worth Around $1B
Friday, November 17, 2017 Saipem wins new contracts in Saudi Arabia and Mexico, and additional works of existing contracts in Saudi Arabia and Kazakhstan.

New Aberdeen Oilfield Services Group to Create Over 100 Jobs
Monday, November 06, 2017 FOS Group, a new oilfield services company launched Monday in Aberdeen, is looking to create over 100 new jobs.

Why Oil-Rich Gulf Arab Countries Are Turning to Renewables
Thursday, October 26, 2017 Solar power is getting so cheap that even Gulf Arab states awash in crude oil are embracing the renewable resource.

Oil Market Conditions 'Continue to Improve'
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Fundamental conditions in the oil market are continuing to improve, that is the key takeaway of research note sent to Rigzone recently by investment banking firm Jefferies.

Oil And Gas Industry Future Looks 'Attractive'
Friday, November 10, 2017 After two years of declining prices and reduced employment, the oil and gas industry in Texas and across the nation appears to be making a comeback.

Big Oil Set to Make Facebook-Level Cash Even With $50 Crude
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Crude may still be languishing near $50, but Big Oil is on track to rejoin the world's corporate elite by squeezing more cash from each barrel.

New Contracts Drive Diamond Offshore's Profit Beat; Shares Rise
Monday, October 30, 2017 Diamond Offshore reports a higher-than-expected quarterly profit after securing more contracts for its deep-water drilling rigs at better rates.

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