July 21, 2015

Oil and Gas Pipeline Companies: Technologies and Safety Measures

A look at the different technologies used by oil and gas pipeline companies and the various safety measures companies can...
July 18, 2015

Environmental Protection Order Issued After Nexen Pipeline Spill

CBC News reported that Alberta's energy regulator has now issued an environmental protection order after a pipeline owned by Nexen...
July 8, 2013

$270B Russia-China Oil Deal Seen as Industry Game Changer

The agreement to ship up to 900,000 barrels of Russian oil a day to China follows a huge acquisition by...
February 15, 2013

Weekly Round-Up: Japan Imitates Europe

The world’s third-biggest economy posted its third straight quarter of contraction this week, while the giant CNOOC-Nexen deal cleared its...
February 13, 2013

CNOOC-Nexen Deal Receives US Approval, Clears Final Roadblock

The BBC reported that the United States has approved CNOOC's (NYSE:CEO,HKEX:0883) acquisition of Canada's Nexen (NYSE:NXY,TSX:NXY). The deal has already...
January 30, 2013

Mining Trends to Watch in 2013

Two high-profile groups believe the major challenges that miners will face in the coming year come down to one word:...
December 14, 2012

Weekly Round-Up: PetroChina Goes on a Shopping Spree

The state-owned oil and gas producer made two big deals this week, while talks to resolve the fiscal cliff stalled...
October 26, 2012

Weekly Round-Up: Sluggish Growth Casts a Shadow Over Commodities

The US and Chinese economies continued to show signs of recovery this week, but that wasn’t enough to support resource...
October 25, 2012

Nexen and CNOOC Confident That Takeover Will be Completed This Year

The Wall Street Journal reported that both Nexen Inc. (TSX:NXY,NYSE:NXY) and CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) believe that CNOOC's $15.1 billion takeover...
September 28, 2012

Weekly Round-Up: Gold Leads the Way

Resource prices moved sideways this week, but gold hit fresh highs on the possibility of further stimulus in China.