Posts Tagged ‘month’

Drillsearch ups Acer offer

by on October 25, 2012 7:34 am BST
Earlier this month the Sydney-based outfit bid A$0.225 ($0.234) per Acer share in a deal worth A$118 million.However, on Thursday the company came back with a revised offer of A$0.285 per share meaning a purchase price of some A$150 million or $156 million.This is contingent on

Jupiter spuds sixth Kazakh well

by on October 22, 2012 9:20 am BST
The UK-listed company started drilling on Sunday at the J-58 exploration well, located about 3.8 kilometres south-east of the J-55 well, which hit a 122-metre gross oil reservoir earlier in the month. Situated on the new extension area to the south of the previously discovered Akkar East oil accumulation,

Dolphin lands Mexican charter

by on October 11, 2012 8:46 am BST
The agreement covers the bareboat charter of the Vikrant Dolphin DP2 accommodation barge and the AMS Divine anchor handling tug vessel.Dolphin said the charters would commence later this month for a firm one-year period, and carried three one-year options.The contract is valued at $17.6 million for

Dollar gains versus yen and euro after U.S. data

by on September 28, 2012 2:14 pm BST
NEW YORK, Sept 28 | Fri Sep 28, 2012 10:14am EDT NEW YORK, Sept 28 (Reuters) - The dollar gained against the yen and dollar on Friday after an array of U.S. data. Business activity in the U.S. Midwest contracted this month for the first time since September 2009, as new orders sank, a