GE eyes oil group Dresser-Rand

Prospect of bid war with Siemens over oil equipment maker

Cold world: sanctions against Russia have raised questions on the future of expensive projects in the Kara Sea north of Siberia

Exxon winds down Russian Arctic drilling

Oil group is biggest casualty of broader sanctions

Mexico’s oil hedging deal exposed

Public disclosure of large options trade sets oil traders talking

Oil industry welcomes Scottish No vote

Challenges remain in boosting North Sea output

Continental raises hopes on Oklahoma oil

Field could have four times amount previously estimated

Ex-chief poses dilemma for Siemens

Löscher, chair of Sulzer, now in tie-up talks with Dresser-Rand

Oxfam to sue SEC over rule delays

Aid group seeks transparency on oil and gas companies’ payments

Somalia tackles donors’ corruption concerns

Mogadishu to cancel or review high-profile contracts

Arrests signal new order in Russia

Moscow rattled by tensions over Ukraine and sanctions

Oil slips on scepticism over Opec cuts

Larger than expected increase in US stocks also weighs

Sistema: Yukos, part deux

What happens when the state shows interest in oligarch’s company?

Russia targets western businesses

Yevtushenkov placed under house arrest

Russian oligarch held on money laundering charges

Oil battle fuels Africa’s lengthy conflict

Drilling revives 40-year-old fight over Western Sahara’s future

Spain’s EC nominee sells oil holdings

Miguel Arias Cañete faced conflict of interest concerns

Former Amaranth star fined over gas trades

Large bets by trader once paid $100m helped bring down hedge fund

Hurricane hails Shetland well test

Potential for up to 20,000 barrels of oil equivalent a day

Conoco puts North Sea stake on the block

Auction comes amid debate over Scotland’s rights to oil revenues

Oil slides on fears over China demand

Base metals, led by aluminium and nickel, also lose ground

Lozoya drags Mexico’s Pemex from its solitude

Mexico’s oil monopoly must behave like a private company, says turnround champion

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