Tullow Oil PLC (TLW.L)
6 Dec 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£8,086.02|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||909.92|
CAPE TOWN, Nov 27 - Africa-focused Tullow Oil learnt its lesson after messing up in Kenya, where community protests over local jobs and contracts halted exploration last month, a senior company official said on Wednesday.
LONDON, Nov 22 - European shares advanced on Friday as overnight rallies in the United States and Japan signalled growing investor appetite for risk. Tullow Oil helped lead the gains after it reported finding oil in Kenya.
* French Guiana well programme finished, assessment starts
NAIROBI, Nov 7 - Tullow Oil and partner Africa Oil said they would resume exploratory drilling this week in northwest Kenya after reaching an agreement with local leaders to prevent a repeat of protests that halted work last month.
* Tullow says sees no need for long suspension to drilling
NAIROBI, Oct 31 - A member of Kenya's parliament said on Thursday he had been accused of inciting his community for taking part in a protest against Tullow Oil that led to the British firm suspending its operations in northern Kenya.
NAIROBI, Oct 27 - Drilling was suspended for a second day on Sunday at Tullow Oil's two exploration blocks in northwest Kenya because of local protests, and a senior local official called for intervention by the government.
NAIROBI, Oct 26 - Tullow Oil said on Saturday it had suspended drilling operations on two blocks in northwest Kenya due to security concerns, after local residents held protests demanding for more jobs at the sites.
(Removes incorrect reference to Tullow Oil exploring in Benin)