Posts Tagged ‘deals’

Canada extends review of CNOOC-Nexen deal

by on November 5, 2012 2:34 am BST
Ottawa is currently The Chinese state-owned enterprise launched China's richest foreign takeover bid in July when it agreed to buy Nexen, whose global portfolios include oil sands and shale gas.Ottawa is currently conducting a review to determine whether the takeover would bring a "net benefit" to Canada."The

Iran bans export of 50 goods as sanctions bite -report

by on October 30, 2012 8:40 am BST
DUBAI | Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:40am EDT DUBAI Oct 30 (Reuters) - Iran banned the export of around 50 basic goods, its media said on Tuesday, as the country takes steps to preserve supplies of essential items in the face of tightening Western sanctions. The Islamic Republic is under intense financial pressure from U

Putin: TNK-BP buy ‘a nice big deal’

by on October 22, 2012 3:12 pm BST
Putin said the price paid for taking full control of the 50-50 joint venture between BP and a consortium of Russian oligarch, Alfa-Access-Renova (AAR), was “good, even with a small premium”.BP and Rosneft revealed on Monday morning that they had agreed a deal whereby the state-controlled Russian

Nighthawk buys out Jolly Ranch project

by on October 9, 2012 9:12 am BST
Nighthawk has conditionally purchased RFP’s shareholding for a total consideration of £2.56 million ($4.14 million), at a price of 2.5 pence per ordinary share. RFP’s holding represented about 13.6% of Nighthawk’s current issued share capital.The company planned to fund the purchase via a share placement to raise $6.62 million, with