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Schlumberger, Subsea 7 in Negotiations to Form Joint Venture
Friday, February 23, 2018 Schlumberger and Subsea 7 S.A. enter into exclusive negotiations to form a joint venture.

Norway's Solstad Farstad Sees Oil Service Vessels' Market Improving
Friday, February 23, 2018 The market for offshore service vessels has bottomed out and is expected to rise from now onwards.

Saudi Oil Minister Says Oil Market Is Rebalancing
Friday, February 23, 2018 Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister Khalid al-Falih says oil markets are rebalancing.

What Women Really Want on the Job? Ask Big Oil's Only Female CEO
Friday, February 23, 2018 Flexible working hours and maternity leave are all well and good, but what women really want is...

Oil Climbs As Libyan Outage, Saudi Comments Support
Friday, February 23, 2018 Oil prices rose to their highest in more than two weeks, supported by the shutdown of the El Feel oilfield in Libya and upbeat comments.

OPEC President: We're Not A Secretive Cartel
Thursday, February 22, 2018 OPEC's president says the group is not a secretive cartel.

International Markets to Return to Growth in 2018
Thursday, February 22, 2018 International markets will return to growth in 2018, although at a more moderate pace than North America.

Oil Prices Climb After Unexpected Drawdown In US Crude Stocks
Thursday, February 22, 2018 Oil prices rose to two-week highs on Thursday.

Oil, Gas Will Account for Over Half of World's Energy by 2040
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Oil and gas will account for over half of the world's energy by 2040, according to BP's latest Energy Outlook.

Offshore Oil Recovery Beginning in World's Harshest Environments
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 The improved financial condition for explorers is now emboldening rig contractors to push for better pricing.

OPEC, Russia Said to See Oil Glut Dissipating at a Faster Rate
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 The latest discussions between OPEC and its oil-producer allies concluded that the supply glut is dissipating at a faster pace than previously anticipated.

Maersk Energy Sees Uptick In Offshore Oil Drilling, Profit Still Squeezed
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Prospects for the offshore oil drilling market are improving but profits for drillers are still under pressure and rates will not rise.

UK Shale Industry Prospects Remain 'Widely Bearish'
Friday, February 16, 2018 Prospects for the UK shale industry remain 'widely bearish', according to oil and gas analysts at BMI Research.

OPEC Considers Moving the Goalposts - Here's Where They Might Go
Friday, February 16, 2018 The 24-country alliance wants to reduce oil stockpiles to their five-year average.

Oil Posts a Weekly Rise as Stocks Recover, Dollar Flounders
Friday, February 16, 2018 Oil posted its first weekly increase since last month.

EU Majors Not Committing to Increase Staff Numbers, Despite Profit Boost
Thursday, February 15, 2018 European oil and gas majors are not committing to raise staff numbers in 2018, despite reporting increasing profits.

How to Move up the Ladder in Oil, Gas
Thursday, February 15, 2018 Rigzone readers outline the best way to move up the ladder in the oil and gas world.

Kemp: OPEC Pact Likely To Evolve Rather Than Terminate
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Ministers from OPEC have been anxious to counter speculation about an early end to production curbs.

OPEC President Says Shale Won't Thwart Plan to Clear Glut
Monday, February 12, 2018 Surging output of US shale oil won't be a 'huge distorter' of efforts by global crude producers to clear a glut, according to OPEC's president.

How to Create Your Environmental Engineer Resume
Friday, February 09, 2018 Here are some resume tips to help recent college graduates get a job as an environmental engineer.

US Gas Drillers Are Missing Out on Asia's Oil-Driven Boom
Thursday, February 08, 2018 If you're pumping natural gas in the US, you're probably missing out on Asia's boom.

BLOG: What Not to Do as a Job Applicant
Thursday, February 08, 2018 Recruiters share some of the wildest things they've heard and experienced from job candidates.

Oil Hits 7-Week Low On Expectations Of Higher US, Iran Output
Thursday, February 08, 2018 Oil prices fall to their lowest in seven weeks.

'Increasing Signs' of Oilfield Services Recovery
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 There are increasing signs of a recovery in the oilfield services sector, particularly offshore Norway and in the brownfield segment.

BP's Profits Surge As It Leaves Downturn Behind
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 BP's profits more than doubled in 2017 to $6.2 billion, powered by higher prices and output of oil and gas.

Experts Predict Brent Trends in 2018: A Wrap Up
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Rigzone outlines the price direction and drivers of Brent crude oil in 2018.

Oil & Gas UK Wants More Diversity in OGTAP Applications
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Industry body Oil & Gas UK urges more females and people from ethnic minority groups to apply for this year's Oil and Gas Technical Apprentice Program (OGTAP).

Analysts Expect Brent Crude Price to Continue Rising Over Next Few Years
Monday, February 05, 2018 Oil and gas analysts at BMI Research expect the value of Brent Crude oil to continue rising over the next few years, according to a new report published by the company.

Applicant Tracking Systems: The Good, Bad & Misunderstood
Monday, February 05, 2018 Rigzone gets oil and gas recruiters and HR personnel to weigh in on their use of the ATS and how it affects the recruiting process for employers and job candidates.

Oilfield Services Companies 'On An Upswing'
Friday, February 02, 2018 Oilfield services companies around the globe will face stronger demand for their services in 2018, according to a new report from BMI Research.

Shell Poised To Dethrone Exxon In Oil Titans' Cash Clash
Thursday, February 01, 2018 Shell could usurp its largest rival ExxonMobil as the energy sector's biggest cash generator.

Western Europe's Biggest Oil Producer Is Getting Another Fix
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 A rally in the price of black gold is giving Norway another fix.

Crude Gains First Time This Week After Gasoline Supplies Drop
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Oil rose for the first time this week as a surprise decline in US gasoline supplies helped ease concerns about lackluster demand.

Oil, Gas 'Might Need a Tesla' to Attract Best Talent
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 The oil and gas industry might need to see the emergence of a company like Tesla to attract the best talent to the sector.

Kemp: US Oil And Gas Drilling Costs Rise As Rig Count Climbs
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 US shale producers are facing rising costs for everything from drilling rigs to pressure pumping equipment and labour.

Oil Prices Have Limited Upside
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 The 40% increase in oil prices since August is likely to stimulate a strong production response.

Oil Falls A Second Day On Stock Market Sell-Off, US Output
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Oil prices slid for a second day, driven by ongoing evidence of rising US crude output.

Google, Facebook 'Wouldn't Have a Clue' How to Run Oil, Gas Industry
Monday, January 29, 2018 Companies like Google and Facebook wouldn't have a clue about how to run the oil and gas business, according to Rapidan Energy Group CEO Bob McNally.

Oil Is Looking Unstoppable as Hedge Funds Take Bets to New High
Monday, January 29, 2018 Hedge funds reported record wagers on continued price increases for both US and global oil benchmarks, along with gasoline and diesel.

Top Norway Fund Manager Is Betting on Rigs for 200% Return
Monday, January 29, 2018 After more than 3 years of taking a hammering, drillers are set to rise.

BHGE CEO: Oil, Gas Industry Outlook 'A Lot Brighter' in 2018
Monday, January 29, 2018 The outlook for the oil and gas industry is a lot brighter now than it was in 2017.

Oil settles lower after dollar strengthens, rising U.S. output
Monday, January 29, 2018 Oil prices settled lower, pressured by a strengthening dollar and rising US crude output.

Sharp Rise in Oil, Gas Industry Confidence in 2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018 There has been a sharp rise in industry confidence in 2018, according to a new study by DNV GL, a technical advisor to the oil and gas sector.

BLOG: Are Rigzone Readers For or Against the Rise in Renewables?
Thursday, January 25, 2018 Are Rigzone readers for or against oil and gas companies strengthening investment in renewable energy?

Big Oil Flush With Cash Again, But No Party Yet
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 The world's top oil companies are expected to generate more cash in 2018 than at any other time this decade, but it isn't party time yet.

What to Look for in Oil, Gas in 2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Brian Williams of Carl Marks Advisors shares insights on what the industry can expect regarding E&P investment, M&A deals and trends for 2018.

Big Oil Said to Plan Tenfold Expansion of Cost-Cut Collaboration
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 The world's largest energy companies plan to significantly widen a two-year effort to standardize the kit they use to pump oil and gas.

Oil Jumps As Brent Tops $70, With Inventory Data On Tap
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Oil rose more than 1%, with benchmark Brent crude hitting $70 a barrel for the first time in a week.

Oil Market 'Heading In The Right Direction' - Iraq
Monday, January 22, 2018 The global oil market is stabilising as crude inventories are falling, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi says.

Big Global Oil Projects Are Starting to Get Off the Ground
Monday, January 22, 2018 The global oil industry's backlog of big drilling projects is starting to shrink as prices improve.

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