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Green economy good news for copper producers: Antofagasta chairman

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FILE PHOTO: APEC CEO Summit 2019 chairman Jean-Paul Luksic of Chile speaks during the APEC CEO Summit 2018 at the Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 17 November 2018. Fazry Ismail/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo LOS PELAMBRES MINE, Chile (Reuters) – The global fight against climate change will boost demand for copper, a key metal used in Read More

Transocean Ltd. Provides Quarterly Fleet Status Report

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STEINHAUSEN, Switzerland, April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) today issued a quarterly Fleet Status Report that provides the current status of, and contract information for, the company’s fleet of offshore drilling rigs. Since its last report Transocean added approximately $373 million in contract backlog, bringing total backlog to $12.1 billion. This Read More

High Arctic Closes Acquisition of Precision Drilling Snubbing Assets

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAW CALGARY, Alberta, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Arctic Energy Services Inc. (“High Arctic”) is pleased to announce it has closed on the previously announced Read More

VAALCO Energy, Inc. Appoints William Thomas as New Director

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HOUSTON, April 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that William R. Thomas had been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective April 9, 2019. Mr. Thomas will stand for election at the Company’s 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Mr. Thomas has over 30 years of experience in the Read More

Australia PM seeks new law to penalize animal rights activists

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s government proposed on Wednesday to criminalise some actions of animal rights protesters after activists blocked traffic in Melbourne and stormed farms and abattoirs this week to protest factory farming. FILE PHOTO – Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison reacts during the APEC CEO Summit 2018 at Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Read More

U.S. firm’s plan for Australia-China internet cable leaves Huawei trailing

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – U.S. submarine cable company SubCom said on Thursday it would lay an internet link from Australia to Hong Kong through Papua New Guinea, deepening its involvement in a region where China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has sought to expand. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Huawei is seen at its showroom in Shenzhen, Read More

Total, Papua New Guinea sign Papua LNG project agreement

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4/9/2019 Photo: LNG vessel. PORT MORESBY — Total and its partners ExxonMobil and Oil Search have signed the gas agreement with the Independent State of Papua New Guinea defining the fiscal framework for the Papua LNG Project. This gas agreement allows the partners to enter the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) phase of study that will Read More

Australia, New Zealand join Pacific central bankers to focus on climate change

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A man smokes next to the Reserve Bank of Australia headquarters in central Sydney, Australia February 6, 2018. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz SYDNEY (Reuters) – Central banks of South Pacific islands, joined by those of Australia and New Zealand, will focus on the impact of climate change on their financial systems and ways to respond, they said Read More

High Arctic Announces Acquisition of Precision Drilling Snubbing Assets

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAW CALGARY, Canada, April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Arctic Energy Services Inc. (“High Arctic”) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to Read More

Fueltrax Vision technology provides complete picture of vessel operations, activites

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4/2/2019 HOUSTON — Swire Pacific Offshore, a marine services conglomerate and a leading service provider to the offshore oil and gas industry currently operates six vessels with Fueltrax on board, two of which have been installed with the latest Fueltrax Vision technology. The two systems have been preforming without disruption since December 2018.   Fueltrax is Read More