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March 2, 2014
Domestic consumption is surging as the gas network grows and more gas is needed to sustain output from ageing oilfields.
February 26, 2014
Salaries fell for 9 per cent of oil and gas employees for most experienced professionals, according to a new report from Rigzone, an energy industry news service.
February 22, 2014
Numerous obstacles to plans, but first blocks set to be sold on April 10.
February 20, 2014
Operating profit stood at Dh350.8 million, with the company citing one-off charges hindering the delivery of higher profit.
February 19, 2014
The Karbala Refinery Project, which includes the construction of four refineries, is expected to produce a range of products including liquefied gas, petrol, gas oil, fuel oil and jet fuel to serve growing domestic needs.
February 13, 2014
Egypt, the most populous Arab country, has been struggling to meet local demand from natural gas.
February 2, 2014
A tribunal has been formed for its international arbitration case against the Kurdistan Regional Government.
January 27, 2014
BG Group said it would not deliver on liquefied natural gas agreements in Egypt, as diversions to the domestic market during the fourth quarter were higher than expected.
January 22, 2014
Expected launch of Kurdish exports later this month via a newly operational pipeline connecting the semi-autonomous region to a Turkish port has ignited anger in Baghdad.
January 20, 2014
But two Adnoc units on target to boost output as part of plans to reach an oil production capacity of 3.5 million barrels per day by 2017.
January 19, 2014
Mubadala Petroleum also announced that it had made two gas discoveries, which it named Pegaga and Sintok, and will drill new wells for appraisal.
January 13, 2014
France’s Total became the first oil and gas major to enter Britain’s shale gas market by acquiring a 40 per cent interest in two licences in northern England for up to US$48 million.
January 12, 2014
Saudi Aramco is to increase its stake in the Korean refiner S-Oil with an additional $2 billion investment, according to reports.
December 29, 2013
China’s efforts to play on its geological advantage to lessen its dependence on fuel imports will be hampered by limited expertise and water supply.