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  1. Business - Commodities - ACQUISITIONS

    CNOOC may give up control of rigs near military base for Nexen deal

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of Canada's Nexen. A US panel reviewing the national security implications of the deal might be seeking to curb access by CNOOC to those Nexen platforms in the Gulf of Mexico, said Stewart Baker, ... operations in the gulf's shelf that the company deems "mature" and for which it plans minimal investment this year as it focuses on deep-water spending, according to its 2011 annual ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Nexen deal shows how Chinese firms can do business in US

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by John Gong

    ... company's oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico. The group that handles regulatory oversight and approval of foreign investments in the US is an obscure inter-agency body of government called ...

  3. Business - Companies - DEBT

    CNOOC seeks cheap loans from foreign banks

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... nation. Average use of the fuel in China leapt 90 per cent in the decade to last year. Buying Calgary-based Nexen will hand CNOOC control of assets in the North Sea, the Gulf of Mexico ...

  4. Global oil drilling rebounds, but companies still cautious

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... ban in the Gulf of Mexico after BP's well explosion and oil spill in April. It pared equipment and services demand as tougher industry standards are on the way. According to United States ... of the mid-November midterm elections,' Jiang said. A fire early this month on a Mariner Energy oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico just 1.5 kilometres from BP's ill-fated well had also ...

  5. China Oilfield sees tougher competition due to drilling halt

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Oilfield Services, the mainland's dominant offshore drilling services provider, has warned of keener competition due to the Gulf of Mexico's deepwater drilling ... been cut. New chairman Liu Jian, who was chief executive prior to yesterday, said the temporary ban on deepwater drilling in the Gulf after BP's disastrous oil spill from a well 1.6 ...

  6. China Taiping pays price for BP disaster and earthquake

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Two international catastrophes, an earthquake in Chile and the explosion on board BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, resulted in China Taiping Insurance Holdings paying out a combined HK$126.27 million in compensation in the first half. The mainland insurer, which conducts reinsurance business for international insurance companies, paid HK$102.11 ...

  7. BBMG Corp stock rises 3.7pc on Shanghai listing and merger plans

    Posted Jan 19th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... employees, by leveraging on China's industrialisation, urbanisation and internationalisation, as well as the growth of the Bohai Gulf region including Beijing and Tianjin,' it said in its ...

  8. BA chief sees Asian carriers next on the merger radar

    Posted Jan 13th 2011, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... must be profitable and have strong brand names. He declined to disclose further details as the carrier has yet to kick off any formal discussions. Walsh denied that BA had held talks with Gulf ...

  9. CNOOC acquires BP asset to boost presence in South America

    Posted Nov 29th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng CNOOC is to bolster its presence in South America by agreeing to pay US$3.53 billion for a 30 per cent stake in some assets that beleaguered oil major BP is selling to help pay for the damage caused by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. China's dominant offshore oil and gas producer, through its 50 per cent-held Argentinian unit Bridas Corp, has agreed to join partner ...

  10. Ministers clocking up air miles to advance trade and business ties

    Posted May 13th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... in San Francisco. Dirhams and dollars Mr Ma's roadshow in Dubai in 2006 prompted Hong Kong investment firms to pay more attention to the Gulf hub. Besides Sun Hung Kai Financial's ... the Middle East as a financial market with great potential in 2005 and decided to tap into the market in 2006,' said Bernard Pouliot, chairman of Quam. Trade between China and the Gulf emirate ...




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