hydrocarbon resources

US reiterates opposition to Iran-Pakistan pipeline


September 16th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) The US has reiterated its opposition to the proposed Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline that could eventually stretch to India, saying Islamabad should intensify efforts to develop its ... Read more...

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ExxonMobil and Rosneft sign deal for joint development of Arctic and Black Sea resources


August 31st, 2011 - 3:37 am ICT by BNO News
SOCHI, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobil and the Russian state-controlled oil company Rosneft have signed a deal for joint exploration and development of Arctic and Black sea hydrocarbon ... Read more...

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India, Kazakhstan sign seven pacts


April 16th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, April 16 (IANS) India and Kazakhstan Saturday signed seven pacts, including a civil nuclear agreement and one between state oil companies that gives an Indian firm 25 percent ... Read more...

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Finally, India gets stake in Kazakh oil block


April 16th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, April 16 (IANS) Energy-hungry India got a foothold in Kazakhstan's oil and gas assets Saturday with the signing of an agreement to buy a 25 percent stake in ... Read more...

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Age of oil and gas is not dead yet, says UAE minister


June 2nd, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 2 (IANS/WAM) "The age of oil and gas is not dead", says an United Arab Emirates (UAE) cabinet minister, citing the Oil and Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) prediction for growing ... Read more...

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Shell and Petronas win rights to massive Iraqi oil field


December 11th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 11 (DPA) A consortium led by Britain's Shell and Malaysia's Petronas energy companies Friday won rights to develop Iraq's massive Majnoon oil field, the Oil Ministry announced. The field, with 12.8 ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh floats joint venture to enter oil and gas sector


August 19th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 19 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government has floated an exploration company to commercially tap the hydrocarbon resources in the Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin off its coast. The company, Andhra Pradesh Gas Infrastructure ... Read more...

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India looks for gas in distant Papua New Guinea


July 30th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Indo-Asian News Service New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Papua New Guinea, a sprawling Pacific Ocean nation of just six million people speaking 850 languages, is inviting India to develop its hydrocarbon resources after ... Read more...

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Russia may cut oil production to check falling prices


November 25th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Russia does not rule out reducing production of oil as a reaction to the continuous fall in international crude prices. “We cannot rule out the cutting down ... Read more...

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Russia to set new border line in Arctic


September 24th, 2008 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 24 (RIA Novosti) Recent discussions about national geopolitical concerns and spheres of interest have predictably reached the issue of Russia's northern border. President Dmitry Medvedev set the task of formalizing ... Read more...

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New technologies necessary to conserve energy: Deora


July 9th, 2008 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora Wednesday called for deploying new technologies to efficiently utilize and conserve the country's hydrocarbon resources. Speaking at the launch of ... Read more...

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‘India, Myanmar slowing Bangladesh’s oil exploration bids’ (Lead)


June 18th, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 18 (IANS) India and Myanmar are hindering Bangladesh's exploration bids by raising objections on oil and gas exploration in several blocks situated across their overlapping maritime territories, say officials here. ... Read more...

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Are India, Myanmar slowing Bangladesh’s oil exploration bids?


June 18th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 18 (IANS) India and Myanmar are hindering Bangladesh's exploration bids by raising objections on oil and gas exploration in several blocks bordering their maritime boundaries, say officials here. This may ... Read more...

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India, Turkmenistan to engage in energy sector


April 5th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Vishnu Makhijani Ashgabat, April 5 (IANS) India and Turkmenistan, a country with vast hydrocarbon resources, Saturday signed a "significant" memorandum of understanding (MoU) to engage in the oil and gas sector, a ... Read more...

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India, Turkmenistan ink energy pact


April 5th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
By Vishnu Makhijani Ashgabat, April 5 (IANS) India and Turkmenistan Saturday inked a landmark memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the oil and gas sector that is expected to go a ... Read more...

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India to partner with African nations to achieve energy security: Pranab


November 14th, 2007 - 8:35 am ICT by admin
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Manmohan Singh says regional disparities and sharing natural resources pose challenge to Indian federalism


November 14th, 2007 - 8:30 am ICT by admin
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