europe oil and gas

January 15, 2018
Aker BP

Aker BP to raise dividends for 2018 by $100 mln

Aker BP will increase dividends for 2018 by $100 million to $450 million, and has “a clear ambition” to grow dividends further by the same amount […]
January 12, 2018
crude-oil

Brent breaks above $70 a barrel

Brent crude, the international oil benchmark, rose above $70 a barrel on Thursday for the first time since 2014, extending the market’s strong start to the […]
January 11, 2018
Premier Oil defies doubters

Premier Oil looks to ramp up North Sea production

In 2018, Premier aims to produce 80,000 to 85,000 boepd as it ramps up production at Catcher, which produced first oil in December. The field is […]
January 9, 2018
oil-and-gas

Norwegian Court Dismisses Offshore Drilling Lawsuit

Oslo District Court approved Norway’s plans for more oil exploration in the Arctic last Thursday, dismissing a lawsuit that claimed it violated the people’s constitutional right […]
January 7, 2018
Former BP chief Peter Sutherland

Former BP chief Peter Sutherland dies at 71

Peter Sutherland, formerly a long-standing chairman of BP, has died aged 71. Sutherland held a raft of high-profile roles, holding positions as director general of the […]