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  • OGUK Launches Educational Campaign

    Oil & Gas UK is challenging the UK to put its energy knowledge to the test as part of a new educational campaign.
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  • Fredriksen Leaves Seadrill Board

    Billionaire John Fredriksen steps down as chairman of Seadrill.
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  • Siemens CEO Looks to Shake Things Up With Energy Spinoff

    Siemens AG aims to shed about 75% of its struggling power and gas unit in one of the most radical moves to date by CEO Joe Kaeser to untangle the sprawling conglomerate and try to boost its valuation.
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  • CNOOC Limited Appoints New CEO

    Xu Keqiang has been appointed as CNOOC Limited's new chief executive officer, effective immediately.
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  • ConocoPhillips Unveils its 10-Year Operational Plan

    ConocoPhillips revealed its 10-year plan on Tuesday, which exhibits a commitment to capital discipline while providing higher returns to shareholders.
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  • Approach Resources Files for Chapter 11

    The company expects to have enough cash to pay all employees during the process.
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  • Gulf Keystone Petroleum Names CFO

    Gulf Keystone Petroleum Limited has appointed Ian Weatherdon as its CFO.
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  • Gulfport Energy Cuts Jobs, Suspends Share Buybacks

    U.S. shale and gas producer Gulfport Energy Corporation has cut staff and suspended its share repurchase program in efforts to cut costs.
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  • BHP Names New CEO

    Australian miner BHP has appointed Mike Henry as its new CEO and executive director.
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  • Equinor Buys Inspection Services for Over $380MM

    Equinor has chosen suppliers for inspection services on all its offshore installations on the Norwegian continental shelf and onshore plants in Norway.
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  • Saipem to Consider Combining with Subsea 7

    Saipem is considering a combination with rival Subsea 7 to create a larger European oil services provider, people with knowledge of the matter said.
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  • ExxonMobil Awards Guyana Subsea Contract

    Saipem will begin limited activities under its latest contract from ExxonMobil's Guyana subsidiary.
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  • Callon, Carrizo Amend Acquisition Deal Amid Shareholder Opposition

    Following months of opposition from one of its largest shareholders, Callon Petroleum Company has lowered its acquisition offer for rival Permian player Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc.
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  • ADNOC Drilling Announces Major Rig Fleet Expansion

    ADNOC Drilling announces a 'major' rig fleet expansion program 'to support ADNOC's upstream growth plans'.
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  • Range Resources Closes Houston Office, Lays Off Staff

    U.S. natural gas producer Range Resources Corporation will be closing its Houston office, resulting in the layoffs of 50 Houston employees.
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  • Oil, Gas Boys Club of CEOs Sees Woman Join Its Ranks

    The male-dominated club of oil and gas chief executives just received a new female member.
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  • Halcon Posts Net Loss in 3Q Earnings

    Houston-based Halcon Resources Corporation reported a net loss of $63.3 million (40 cents per share) in the third quarter.
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  • Oxy Forms Permian JV with Ecopetrol

    Occidental has closed its previously announced Permian Basin joint venture with Colombia-based Ecopetrol S.A.
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  • TechnipFMC Announces Intent to Sell Vessel

    TechnipFMC has announced its intent to sell the G1201 vessel.
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  • Schlumberger Wants to Increase Emirati Workforce

    Schlumberger plans to recruit, and invest in the training of, UAE nationals through participation in ADNOC's In-Country Value Program.
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