BP PLC (BP.L)
22 Feb 2018
BAKU, Feb 16 British oil major BP, which operates a number of oil and gas fields in Azerbaijan, plans no maintenance shutdowns of platforms there this year and intends to advance with new projects, BP's regional president told Reuters.
* BP BEGINS PRODUCTION FROM EGYPT’S ATOLL GAS FIELD SEVEN MONTHS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE
* Kosmos says expects project approval in 2018 (Adds BP comment, shares)
NOUAKCHOTT, Feb 9 West African neighbours Senegal and Mauritania signed an agreement on Friday, pledging to work together and split production from a giant new cross-border gas field being developed by Kosmos Energy and BP.
* Q4 REVENUE DKK 13,105 MILLION VERSUS DKK 13,629 MILLION SEEN IN REUTERS POLL
LONDON, Feb 6 Ratings agency Moody's said on Tuesday it expected oil major BP to increase its profit and operating cash flow generation in 2018 but added it still saw constraints on raising its rating on the company.
LONDON BP's profits more than doubled in 2017 to $6.2 billion powered by higher prices and output of oil and gas, allowing the company to resume share buybacks as it recovers from a three-year downturn. | Video
* CFO sees oil prices dropping to $50-$55/bbl by year end (Shares, CEO comments, analysts comment)
LONDON, Feb 6 BP's profits more than doubled in 2017 to $6.2 billion powered by higher prices and output of oil and gas, allowing the company to resume share buybacks as it recovers from a three-year downturn.