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Indian state open for talks with Uber rival Ola over ban

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BENGALURU (Reuters) – The southern Indian state of Karnataka kept the door open on Saturday to talks with local ride-hailing service Ola to avoid a ban that could help rival Uber build market share. FILE PHOTO: An employee speaks over his phone as he sits at the front desk inside the office of Ola cab Read More

Block Energy's West Rustavi field in Georgia discovers oil and gas

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3/20/2019 LONDON — Block Energy Plc, the exploration and production company focused on the Republic of Georgia, is pleased to report that Total Drilled Depth (‘TDD’) has been reached at well 16a (’16a’ or ‘the well’) at its West Rustavi field after the successful completion of horizontal sidetracking operations. A TDD of 8,724 ft (2,659 Read More

Greenland Gas and Oil gets new license, provides Jameson update

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3/20/2019 LONDON — Greenland Gas & Oil Limited (‘GGO’ or the ‘Company’) is pleased to confirm the award of a new license and extension of existing licenses, as well as provide details of upcoming operational activities on its Jameson Land acreage located onshore south-east Greenland.  The Government of Greenland has awarded GGO a 93.75% operating Read More

Equinor awards Johan Sverdrup contract for subsea production system

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3/20/2019 Johan Sverdrip field in the North Sea. Photo: Arne Reidar Mortensen/Equinor ASA. STAVANGER — On behalf of the Johan Sverdrup license, Equinor is awarding a contract for constructing and installing the subsea production system for project phase 2 to TechnipFMC. The production system consists of five templates and a total of 18 X-mas trees Read More

Youngest captain, loving son: Ethiopian pilots honored in death

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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The dreams of the two young men soared as high as the Ethiopian Airlines planes they proudly flew. A relative carries a portrait photograph of Ethiopian Airlines pilot Yared Getachew as he mourns at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town Bishoftu, near Addis Read More

Tencent Music hits low pitch after first earnings report exposes costs

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese streaming firm Tencent Music Entertainment Group delivered its first earnings report as a public company, meeting market expectations but exposing soaring license and content production costs which pulled its shares down 6 percent. Tencent Music Entertainment company is seen officially listed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Read More

Aker BP declares successful exploration well on Froskelår

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3/19/2019 Photo: Evy Glørstad-Clark, senior V.P. exploration in Aker BP. LYSAKER, Norway — Aker BP has successfully completed the Froskelår Main exploration well in license 869 in the Alvheim area. The well has proved oil and gas. The gross resource estimate is 60 MMboe to 130 MMboe. A part of the discovery may straddle the Read More

TIPRO analysis details Texas oil and gas workforce trends

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3/19/2019 AUSTIN — Rising production of oil and natural gas in the Lone Star State is opening new doors for Texans seeking employment opportunities with energy companies. A new analysis released today by the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) indicates the Texas oil and natural gas industry had approximately 90,700 job postings Read More

BW Offshore: Agreement with Gabon Oil Company for farm-in in the Dussafu license

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(With reference to stock exchange releases dated 10 April 2017 and 28 April 2017) BW Energy Gabon SA (“BWE”), a subsidiary of BW Offshore and the operator of the Dussafu license, has today entered into an agreement with Gabon Oil Company (GOC) for the acquisition of a 10% interest in the Dussafu production sharing contract. Read More

Philippines rejects Go-Jek appeal against ride-hailing license ban

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FILE PHOTO: Go-Jek driver helmets are seen during the Go-Food festival in Jakarta, Indonesia, Oct. 27, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta/File Photo MANILA (Reuters) – Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek lost an appeal on Tuesday against the Philippines’ decision to refuse to grant it a license due to its failure to meet local ownership criteria, in a major blow Read More