Tuesday, May 5, 2020
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Maritime News

Venezuelan Oil Exports Rise in April Despite Rosneft Sanctions

By Marianna Parraga – May 4 (Reuters) – Venezuela’s oil exports ticked higher in April after falling in March to their lowest average in seven months, helped by new trading...

May 5, 2020
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Monday, March 2, 2020
Oil tanker is docked in Venezuela
Maritime News

Tanker Owner Says to End Shipping of Rosneft’s Venezuelan Oil

LONDON, March 2 (Reuters) – Mercantile & Maritime said on Monday it would terminate its shipments of Venezuelan oil for Rosneft after the United States imposed sanctions on the Russian...

March 2, 2020
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Tuesday, February 18, 2020
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Maritime News

U.S. Sanctions Rosneft Trading Unit Over Venezuelan Ties

By Humeyra Pamuk and Daphne Psaledakis WASHINGTON, Feb 18 (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday ramped up pressure on Venezuela by blacklisting a subsidiary of Russian state oil major...

February 18, 2020
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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Rosneft Cancels Rig Contract With North Atlantic Drilling

Russian oil firm Rosneft has cancelled a contract for a two-and-a-half year rig contract with Northern Offshore and Seadrill's North Atlantic Drilling Ltd, the Norwegian offshore driller said.

March 25, 2015
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Tuesday, March 17, 2015
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Maritime News

Gunvor a Major Winner in Rosneft Oil Tender

Swiss-based trading house Gunvor, which had been trying to cut asset exposure to the Russian market, is among the winners of a large Rosneft tender, traders said on Tuesday.

March 17, 2015
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Monday, March 16, 2015

Seadrill Unit Says Rosneft Rig Contract Difficult to Conclude as Scheduled

North Atlantic Drilling warned on Monday it would be difficult to conclude as scheduled a contract with Russia's Rosneft due to weak market conditions and the challenging political environment.

March 16, 2015
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Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Rosneft and Golar LNG to Cooperate on Floating LNG Projects

Norwegian shipping company Golar LNG and Russian oil giant Rosneft have signed a preliminary agreement to develop floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants in Latin America and potentially elsewhere, Golar said on Thursday.

March 5, 2015
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Friday, January 30, 2015
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Rosneft Pulls the Plug on 2015 Arctic Drilling Plans

Russian state-controlled oil company Rosneft will not be able to resume drilling in the Kara Sea this year after Western sanctions halted its cooperation with ExxonMobil in a major setback for Moscow's energy ambitions

January 30, 2015
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Monday, December 1, 2014
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Exxon, Rosneft Scrap Arctic OSV Charters as Russia Sanctions Bite

ExxonMobil Corp. and OAO Rosneft terminated contracts for five service vessels operated by Norway’s Siem Offshore Inc. and Rem Offshore ASA as sanctions upend plans to explore the Russian Arctic.

December 1, 2014
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Saturday, September 27, 2014
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Rosneft Announces “Victory” in the Kara Sea, Huge Discovery Made

By Rob Almeida and Shubin Aleksey Rosneft estimates 338 billion cubic meters of gas and 100 million tons of oil have just been found in a new field in the Kara...

September 27, 2014
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Friday, September 19, 2014
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Drilling Comes to a Halt on Seadrill’s West Alpha as Russian Sanctions Take Hold

Exxon Mobil Corp. and OAO Rosneft halted drilling on an offshore oil well intended as the first step in unlocking billions of barrels of crude in Russia’s remote Arctic, according to people familiar with the project.

September 19, 2014
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Saturday, August 9, 2014
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ExxonMobil Spuds in North of Russia, Gathers Praise from Putin

U.S. oil giant ExxonMobil began drilling in Russia's Arctic on Saturday, despite Western sanctions imposed on its Russian partner Rosneft, and was hailed by Russia's president as an model of "cooperation".

August 9, 2014
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Friday, August 8, 2014
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ExxonMobil’s Drilling Campaign in Russian Arctic Shows Sanctions Lack Bite

Sanctions, what sanctions?

August 8, 2014
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Rosneft Moves to Thwart EU Sanctions With Norwegian Rigs

A Norwegian drill rig owner is supplying Russian oil giant OAO Rosneft and Exxon Mobil Corp. with the kind of high technology that will be barred under U.S. and European Union sanctions taking effect as soon as tomorrow.

July 30, 2014
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Friday, July 11, 2014

Rosneft to Conduct Oil Exploration Campaign Offshore Cuba

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he was hopeful Russian oil company Rosneft and Cuban state oil company Cupet could begin jointly exploring Cuba's potential offshore oil reserves "in the very near future."

July 11, 2014
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Monday, May 26, 2014
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North Atlantic Drilling Receives Major Equity Investment from Rosneft

Seadrill has announced today a historic cooperation agreement that will result in a significant equity investment by Russian oil supermajor Rosneft into North Atlantic Drilling (NADL), a company 69.7 percent...

May 26, 2014
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Sunday, May 25, 2014
west alpha drilling rig

Rosneft May Take Controlling Stake in Seadrill [UPDATE]

ST PETERSBURG, Russia/OSLO, May 24 (Reuters) – Russia’s Rosneft could buy a controlling stake in the world’s largest offshore driller, Norway’s Seadrill, after saying it was in talks to acquire...

May 25, 2014
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Monday, April 28, 2014

U.S. Government Imposes Sanctions on Rosneft Chairman

Rather than impose broad economic sanctions on Russia for their invasion of Ukraine and the annexation of Crimea, the U.S. Government is targeting individuals as part of Executive Order (E.O.) 13661 which...

April 28, 2014
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Saturday, February 8, 2014
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Rosneft to Develop New Russian Arctic Shipbuilding Complex

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin announced on Saturday that Russia’s Ministry of Defense had given Rosneft the approval to go ahead with a plan to develop a “center of Arctic shipbuilding” at...

February 8, 2014
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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Rosneft to Supply 100 Million Tons of Crude to China

Oct. 22 (Bloomberg) — OAO Rosneft outlined a deal to supply China Petrochemical Corp., or Sinopec, 100 million metric tons of crude during 10 years as Russia’s largest oil producer...

October 22, 2013
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