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Argentina’s YPF says it will repay $125 million Repsol loan

by on June 29, 2012 12:00 am GMT
Argentina's YPF says it will repay $125 million Repsol loanBY KEN PARKSBUENOS AIRES--Argentina's largest oil company, YPF SA, said Friday that it will repay a $125 million loan from former controlling shareholder Repsol.In a filing with the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange, state-run YPF said a Repsol subsidiary

Schlumberger engineer to head new YPF

by Forex Rooton May 4, 2012 10:39 pm GMT
Kirchner named the company’s new chief executive as Miguel Gallucio, 44, an engineer who led Schlumberger’s integrated project management unit, according to reports from business newspaper Cronista and Reuters.“This is a very special day,” she said according to Cronista. “History was generous to let me send this bill and

Argentine government temporarily takes over management of YPF

by Forex Rooton April 17, 2012 12:00 am GMT
Argentine government temporarily takes over management of YPFBY TAOS TURNER    BUENOS AIRES -- Argentine President Cristina Kirchner signed an "urgency" decree Monday giving her administration temporary management over YPF SA, the country's largest oil and gas company.The decree came just as Kirchner said earlier Monday that she will ask

Spanish minister seeks talks on YPF takeover reports

by Forex Rooton April 13, 2012 10:21 am GMT
Peristent rumours have suggested that the administration of President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is planning to re-nationalise the explorer, which is majority owned by Spain’s Repsol.A diplomatic source told Reuters Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo had called for the talks, adding that a meeting could take place as soon