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Exclusive: Whiting Petroleum in deal talks with smaller rival Abraxas Petroleum - sources

15 Oct 2019

Whiting Petroleum Corp , an oil and gas producer with operations in North Dakota and Colorado, is in deal talks with San Antonio-based Abraxas Petroleum Corp , two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Whiting Petroleum in deal talks with smaller rival Abraxas Petroleum -sources

15 Oct 2019

Oct 14 Whiting Petroleum Corp, an oil and gas producer with operations in North Dakota and Colorado, is in deal talks with San Antonio-based Abraxas Petroleum Corp , two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Oil prices rise as OPEC pledges decision on supply

11 Oct 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose on Thursday, buoyed by comments by the head of OPEC that the organization could take action to balance oil markets and will decide in December on supply for next year.

Oil ends little changed after touching near two-month lows

04 Oct 2019

NEW YORK U.S. crude futures were slightly lower on Thursday, drawing some support from the stock market after earlier touching nearly two-month lows on weak economic data.

Oil CEOs push carbon-capture efforts ahead of climate talks

26 Sep 2019

(This September 23 story corrects to change title for Matthew Stevenson from CEO to VP Finance at Inventys.)

Elliott revives call to split Marathon Petroleum into three

26 Sep 2019

Elliott Management Corp on Wednesday urged Marathon Petroleum Corp to split into three companies, saying it would boost shareholder value by as much as $40 billion, three years after the activist hedge fund asked the refiner to consider spinning off businesses.

Colombia fracking pilots could start in late 2020: Ecopetrol CEO

26 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Colombia's state-run oil company Ecopetrol will be ready to start fracking pilot projects in the second half of 2020, chief executive Felipe Bayon said on Wednesday, as oil companies await federal regulatory guidelines for the projects.

Oil CEOs push carbon-capture efforts ahead of climate talks

23 Sep 2019

NEW YORK, Sept 23 A group of 13 major oil companies charted out a plan on Monday to promote investments in carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS), ahead of a gathering in New York.

Buyers of Saudi oil scramble for alternatives, U.S. exports ramp up

17 Sep 2019

NEW YORK/SINGAPORE The oil markets were in turmoil on Monday after the weekend's attack on Saudi facilities, as refiners in top consumer Asia looked for alternative supplies, U.S. crude producers ramped up efforts to export crude and Saudi Arabia tried to secure refined products.

World News

White House acknowledges strings attached in Trump withholding Ukraine aid

President Donald Trump's withholding of $391 million in military aid to Ukraine was linked to his request that the Ukrainians look into a claim - debunked as a conspiracy theory - about the 2016 U.S. election, a senior presidential aide said on Thursday, the first time the White House acknowledged such a connection.