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Ex-Petrobras CEO Bendine Charged With Corruption In Brazil

Brazilian prosecutors charge Aldemir Bendine, the former chief executive of Petrobras with corruption.

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Oil Search Profit Soars, Focus On Advancing PNG Gas Projects

Oil Search expects its partners to agree by year-end on how to coordinate development of their Papua New Guinea gas projects.

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Total Overtakes Shell In North Sea Where Appetite For Assets Remains High

Total has overtaken rival Shell to become the second-largest producer in the North Sea with its acquisition of Maersk’s Norwegian and UK producing assets.

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Bapco To Meet Technip-Led Consortium For Talks On Refinery Expansion

Bapco will meet a consortium led by Technip for further talks over the planned expansion of Bahrain’s only oil refinery.

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A Second Wind for the North Slope?

Alaska works to open off-limit federal lands for exploration and development.

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Fire Breaks Out At Exxon’s Refinery In Rotterdam, Netherlands

ExxonMobil says a fire broke out at its refinery in Rotterdam but that there were no injuries.

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BHP To Quit US Shale Business As Annual Profit Surges

BHP Billiton reported a surge in underlying full-year profits and said it would exit its underperforming US shale oil and gas business.

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Energy Transfer Sues Greenpeace Over Dakota Pipeline

Energy Transfer Partners LP sues Greenpeace and other environmental groups, accusing them of launching an ‘eco-terrorism’ campaign aimed at blocking the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Petrobras Says Test Production In Libra Area To Start In Weeks

Oil production from the first rig to operate in Brazil’s offshore Libra area should start in late September or October.

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Field Workers: Libya’s Sharara Oil Field Reopening After Latest Shutdown

Libya’s Sharara oil field, the country’s largest, was gradually restarting on Tuesday after repeated disruptions.

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