Fuels & Lubes
Latvia's government has abandoned talks to buy a 47.2 percent stake in Latvian gas utility Latvijas Gaze from Germany's E.ON, the country's prime minister said in a television interview on Tuesday.
Iraq's cabinet approved on Monday a $278.5 million drilling deal with U.S. oil service company Halliburton for the southern West Qurna- 1 oilfield, according to a government statement.
Hungarian premium persists
Serbia water levels forecast to rise
Cal '15 prices drop
Forecasts for increased wind production in the region drove
Nigeria's sovereign wealth fund said its investment programme over the next six months, including on infrastructure, will go ahead, even as revenues that provide
Mexican state oil giant Pemex said on Tuesday the evacuation of 15,000 workers from over 60 platforms in the Bay of Campeche because of bad weather was partial
Lifting restrictions on U.S. crude oil exports could actually lower fuel prices for U.S. motorists and other consumers by contributing to a drop in world oil prices,
Oman Oil Co. is in talks with Occidental Petroleum Corp to buy a minority stake in its assets in the Gulf Arab sultanate, the Omani firm's chief executive said on Tuesday.
Differences over debt, prepayments; Ukraine struggling to secure funds for gas payment. Russia says hopes to finalize a deal.
Russia and Ukraine aim to resolve
Several Norwegian oil and gas projects with development plans due next year will be delayed because of high costs and technological challenges, while several will also go ahead,
EU follows U.S. lead with sanctions on Pangates; asset freezes, travel bans on 12 Syrian ministers. military figures, oil trading executives also targeted.
Croatia government, MOL at odds over INA for years; USA proposes international mediators, cites energy concerns. Both sides launched arbitration suits last year.
European Union governments agreed on Monday to ban the export of jet fuel to Syria because it is being used for air attacks on civilians, the EU said.
Call for oil majors to lift force majeure
Petroleum ministry talking with regional governments
Improved offshore security should enable exploration
U.S. and Brent crude oil futures each fell over a dollar to $81.79 and $84.75, respectively, on concerns about global oversupply.
Abundant global oil supplies,
Bulgaria reconnects reactor after planned outage
Proposed gas deal would see Ukraine through the winter
Wind generation forecast lower at 9.2 GW
Turkish research vessel, frigate south of Cyprus coast
Cypriot govt says research attempt violates sovereignty
Turkey doesn't recognise Greek Cypriot
Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA confirmed late on Sunday reports that it is importing light crude to blend with extra-heavy oil from the Orinoco belt.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday a gas deal struck between Ukraine and Russia was a sign of good progress, but there were still details to be worked
OPEC ministers due to meet in Vienna on Nov. 27
Key oil producers resist output cuts despite glut
Rival governments claim to control Libya's oil
LNG America announced it has entered an agreement with Buffalo Marine Service, Inc. (Buffalo Marine) to cooperate on the design of an LNG bunker fuel network for the U.