Two more Afren executives suspended

Shares fall as payments probe at oil explorer continues

Genel Energy

Gulf Keystone set to return staff to Iraq

Group says talks on prompt payment for oil continue

PetroChina behind in China’s shale race

Company planning to produce 2.6bcm of shale gas next year

Cobalt and two Angola oil partners split

Move follows probe by US Securities and Exchange Commission

China issues non-state group crude permit

Import licence granted to Guanghui Energy

Seplat Petroleum Development Company workers on one of their faciulities in Nigeria

Locals tap oil majors’ Niger delta retreat

Homegrown companies taking growing share of country’s assets

Shale finances lift growth hopes

Excess cash flow forecast of $2.4bn in 2015 fuels expansion talk

Shell nears sale of Nigeria oilfields

$5bn deal with domestic buyers is double initial estimates

Scorpio 45 submarine rescue craft. James Fisher & Sons Handout

James Fisher bolstered by overseas demand

Offshore oil and gas fuels growth at marine services group

Oil auction may end badly for Nigeria

Foreign oil groups cannot be blamed for losing their nerves

US shale: What lies beneath

An innovation boom is bringing lower costs and higher productivity, but how long will it last?

North Sea glut pressures Brent crude

Cuts to refinery runs due to maintenance lead to drop in demand

Petrofac maintains guidance despite fall

Group confident despite 44% drop in interim profit

Ukraine turmoil proves taxing for small groups

There are more risks of investing in the region than normal

South Stream may now be a pipe dream

For critics of the Kremlin, there’s a delicious irony in this tale

Rosneft to acquire stake in Norway’s NADL

US judgment due on Iraq-KRG oil dispute

Texas decision could have major implications on KRG sovereignty

Rosneft hit as $2bn Vitol deal scrapped

Premier Oil boosted by UK fields

North Sea output rises 50% lifting explorer’s profits

Oil investors bet on future supply risks

Current glut of crude supplies masks potential disruptions


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