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1. News on Oil Prices
 25 April 2019 : Petronas sets May crude price factor at $5.40/bbl  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
State oil firm Petronas has set the price factor for Malaysian Crude Oil for May at $5.40 per barrel, down 10 cents from the previous month . . .
 25 April 2019 : Crude oil futures fall on weak global cues  {moneycontrol.com}
Crude oil prices plunged 0.41 percent to Rs 4,622 per barrel on Wednesday on adequate supply amid weak global cues . . .
 25 April 2019 : Gas prices up $1.50, diesel up $2.43  {jamaica-gleaner.com}
The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says E-10 87 will sell for $138.03 per litre and a litre of E-10 90 for $140.86 . . .
 25 April 2019 : Naftogaz raises gas prices for industry from May 1  {unian.info}
National Joint-Stock Company Naftogaz of Ukraine will raise the minimum prices of natural gas for industrial consumers by 5% as of May 1, 2019 . . .
 25 April 2019 : PA average gas prices continue to rise  {wjactv.com}
Pennsylvania ranks among the top 10 states with the current highest average regular gas price, an American Automobile Association survey shows . . .
 25 April 2019 : Oil falls on rising crude inventories  {oilprice.com}
Crude oil prices suffered additional pressure today after the Energy Information Administration reported a build in crude oil inventories for the week to April 19 . . .
 25 April 2019 : Saudi Arabias dream of $85 oil is closer than ever  {oilprice.com}
Things are starting to look good financially for Saudi Arabia again very good. The de facto OPEC leader and worlds largest oil exporter said today . . .
 25 April 2019 : Oil hovers near 6-month peak as high US stockpiles counter supply...  {Economic Times}
Oil prices steadied on Wednesday near six-month highs after data that showed U.S. stockpiles rose to their highest since October 2017 . . .
 24 April 2019 : Domestic fuel prices pushed up  {mizzima.com}
The spike in crude oil price in the global market has pushed up domestic fuel prices in the post-Thingyan period, state media reported quoting oil dealers . . .
 24 April 2019 : Petrobras starts regional fuel price postings  {argusmedia.com}
Brazils state-controlled Petrobras started publishing daily wholesale gasoline and diesel prices at each of the companys 37 points of sale . . .
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2. Rig News
 25 April 2019 : Lundin to use Leiv Eiriksson rig for North Sea wildcat wells  {youroilandgasnews.com}
The Petroleum Safety Authority given Lundin Norway AS consent to drill wildcat wells in block 16/4 in the North Sea . . .
 24 April 2019 : Doroud well goes online offshore Iran  {offshore-mag.com}
Oil production has started through the new D06 well at the Doroud field offshore Iran, according to news service Shana . . .
 24 April 2019 : Chevron lets contract for Alba Northern, Captain platforms in North Sea  {ogj.com}
Chevron North Sea Ltd. has let a contract to Archer Ltd. for platform drilling services in the UK sector of the North Sea . . .
 23 April 2019 : Sapura Energy secures work offshore Egypt, Malaysia, Indonesia  {offshore-mag.com}
Sapura Offshore Sdn Bhd has received a subcontract from Pan Marine Petroleum Services Co. The work scope includes the installation of six new subsea pipelines . . .
 23 April 2019 : Drilling rig contractors have strong first quarter, report finds  {offshore-mag.com}
The jackup mix was unchanged at 57%, but Evercore said it was encouraged that average terms lengthened for both jackups and floaters to almost one year . . .
 23 April 2019 : Velesto bags four contracts worth US$104.68m from Petronas...  {theedgemarkets.com}
Velesto Energy Bhds earnings prospects are expected to turn rosier after having secured fresh contracts for its four jack up drilling rigs . . .
 22 April 2019 : Petrobras extends BassDrill Beta contract  {oedigital.com}
Atlantica Tender Drilling, a provider of management and contract drilling services for oil and gas wells for the offshore tender assist market worldwide . . .
 22 April 2019 : GDI in drilling services contract with NOC  {oedigital.com}
Gulf Drilling International has signed a three-year contract with North Oil Company to provide drilling services through the drilling rig Dukhan . . .
 21 April 2019 : U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for first week in three: Baker Hughes   {brinkwire.com}
U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in three weeks as production growth forecasts from . . .
 20 April 2019 : Number of U.S. active drilling rigs decreases this week  {xinhuanet.com}
The number of active drilling rigs in the United States decreased by 10 to 1,012 this week, and one rig down from this time last year . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 25 April 2019 : PH, China could complete terms of reference for joint oil...  {news.mb.com.ph}
The Philippines and China may complete the terms of reference of a possible joint oil and gas exploration deal this year, according to a Filipino diplomat . . .
 25 April 2019 : Iraq to focus on energy exploration in western desert...  {zawya.com}
Iraqs oil minister said on Wednesday that his country will focus on oil and gas exploration in the countrys western desert over the next four years . . .
 25 April 2019 : PetroNeft confirms new reserves in Cheremshanskoye field  {sharecast.com}
Russia-focussed oil and gas exploration and production company PetroNeft updated the market on its 50%-owned licence 67 on Wednesday . . .
 25 April 2019 : PetroChina to operate Beibu Gulf search  {ogj.com}
PetroChina Co. Ltd. will operate the exploration of two blocks in Chinas Beibu Gulf under a contract with CNOOC China Ltd . . .
 25 April 2019 : Norway leads oil and gas discoveries for Q1 2019, topping US...  {compelo.com}
Norway led the world for oil and gas discoveries in Q1 2019, according to GlobalData, while Exxon Mobil and Statoil were the most prolific explorers . . .
 25 April 2019 : Shell, partners announce Blacktip oil discovery in deepwater...  {ogj.com}
Shell Offshore Inc. announced an oil discovery at the Blacktip prospect in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico offshore Texas . . .
 24 April 2019 : South Sudan is open for exploration  {oilreviewafrica.com}
South Sudan inherited 75 per cent of proven oil reserves from Sudan at the time of independence in 2011, making it the third largest oil reserve in sub-Saharan Africa . . .
 24 April 2019 : Greeces Energean strikes gas in Israels offshore  {oilandgaseurasia.com}
Greeces Energean Oil and Gas plc, has announced a signficant natural gas discovery in the Karish North exploration in the Israel sector . . .
 24 April 2019 : PetroTal brings second oil well online and spuds third well in Bretana  {morningstar.co.uk}
PetroTal Corp on Tuesday said it has placed a second oil well on production and has spudded a third well at the Bretana field in Peru . . .
 23 April 2019 : ExxonMobil makes additional oil discovery in Guyanas Stabroek Block  {compelo.com}
ExxonMobil and its partners have found more oil reserves in the Stabroek Block following the drilling of the Yellowtail-1 well . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 25 April 2019 : Analysis: Demand shake-up needed for Singapore bunker premiums...  {spglobal.com}
A shake-up in demand is needed for premiums to recover in the Singapore bunker market, which has seen tepid uptake and ample supply since mid-February . . .
 25 April 2019 : SK Innovation sees solid diesel, seasonal gasoline demand boosting...  {Reuters}
SK Innovation, owner of South Koreas top oil refiner SK Energy, said on Thursday it expected refining margins to improve on the back of firm diesel demand . . .
 25 April 2019 : Hapag-Lloyd on course to hit fuel consumption reduction target  {container-mag.com}
Hapag-Lloyd is on track to achieve its target of a 20% reduction in fuel consumption by 2020, when compared to a 2016 ceiling, according to its latest sustainability report . . .
 25 April 2019 : Gasoline consumption up in Azerbaijan   {azernews.az}
In the 1Q2019, gasoline consumption in Azerbaijan increased by 3 percent compared to the 1Q2018, David Mammadov, SOCAR vice-president for refining . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 25 April 2019 : Saudi plans to keep oil output within levels of OPEC cuts...  {Economic Times}
Saudi Arabias Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Wednesday that the kingdoms crude production would remain within levels outlined in OPEC-led output cuts . . .
 25 April 2019 : Cadogan Petroleum 2018 oil production rises on successful work-over  {morningstar.co.uk}
The oil and gas company recorded production of 91,085 barrels of oil equivalent in 2018, up 61% from 56,516 barrels of oil equivalent produced a year prior . . .
 25 April 2019 : Cenovus cheers Alberta oil curtailments as profits return  {Reuters}
Canadas Cenovus Energy on Wednesday praised government-ordered oil production cuts that have dramatically improved Canadian crude oil prices . . .
 25 April 2019 : Hilcorp starts production at Moose Pad oil project  {frontiersman.com}
Hilcorp Energy has started production at its new Moose Pad oil project in the Milne Point field on the North Slope, company officials said . . .
 24 April 2019 : Gazprom on track to begin commercial production at Kovyktinskoye field  {compelo.com}
Russian gas producer Gazprom revealed that the onshore Kovyktinskoye field in the Irkutsk Region in eastern Russia is on track . . .
 24 April 2019 : Oil production expected to grow in Caspian region  {azernews.az}
In the next five years, oil production in the Caspian region will grow to 170 million tons per year, said Maksim Murashko . . .
 24 April 2019 : Russias Lukoil says oil output at Iraqi West Qurna 2 at 400,000 bpd  {Reuters}
Russias oil producer Lukoil said on Tuesday that its oil production at Iraqs West Qurna 2 oilfield was at 400,000 barrels per day . . .
 24 April 2019 : Apache shuts in Permian gas production as prices crash  {oilprice.com}
Apache Corporation said on Tuesday that it had temporarily started to delay natural gas production at its Alpine High play in the Permian in late March . . .
 23 April 2019 : Expert: Azerbaijan can bring gas production to 50 bcm a year  {menafn.com}
Approximately by 2025 gas production in Azerbaijan can reach 50 billion cubic meters per year, Gulmira Rzayeva . . .
 23 April 2019 : POL production falls 5.5pc in 8 months  {brecorder.com}
The overall production of petroleum commodities has witnessed a decline of 5. 5 percent during first eight months of the current fiscal year . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 25 April 2019 : Indias oil imports to surge on US actions  {miningweekly.com}
The US administrations decision to end sanction waivers for Iranian oil imports by India and seven other countries will trigger a surge in Indias oil import bill . . .
 25 April 2019 : Pertamina confirms first import of US crude  {thejakartapost.com}
State-owned energy holding company Pertamina has confirmed reports that it is importing crude oil for the first time from the United States . . .
 25 April 2019 : Feature: Japan refiners boost oil product exports on a delivered basis  {spglobal.com}
Japanese refiners are increasingly exporting their oil products on a delivered basis directly to end-users, instead of on a FOB basis via trading companies . . .
 24 April 2019 : Oil import up 3.8pc in nine months  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
The countrys oil import bill went up 3.8 per cent year-on-year to $10.6 billion during 9MFY19, from $10.22bn in same period last year . . .
 24 April 2019 : Venezuela imports crude for the first time in five years  {investing.com}
Oil production in Venezuela has dipped so low that the owner of the worlds largest reserves is importing crude for the first time in five years . . .
 24 April 2019 : Discounted Permian gas sees potential lift from Wahalajara startup  {spglobal.com}
Heavily discounted Permian Basin gas could soon access downstream markets in Mexico, following the recent startup of incremental gas deliveries . . .
 24 April 2019 : Sinopecs gas storage start-up set to increase Chinas gas...  {spglobal.com}
Chinas state-owned Sinopec has started sending natural gas imported from its Tianjin LNG terminal to the newly built Wen 23 underground gas storage in Puyang . . .
 24 April 2019 : U.S. energy exports to Mexico go into overdrive  {oilprice.com}
Amid the differences between the U.S. and Mexico recently, including different views over immigration and trade, relations in the energy patch continues to expand . . .
 24 April 2019 : Chinas Unipec to receive first U.S. oil cargo since September  {oilprice.com}
Chinese Unipec, the trading arm of state oil giant Sinopec, will this week receive the first cargo of U.S. crude since shipments were suspended last September . . .
 24 April 2019 : Belarus halts exports due to low-quality Russian oil  {themoscowtimes.com}
Belarus has suspended exports of light oil products, gasoline and diesel fuel to Ukraine, Poland and the Baltic countries due to the low quality of Russian oil . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 23 April 2019 : Halliburton expects offshore oil spending to jump in 2019  {oilprice.com}
Halliburton Company expects total global offshore spending to jump 14 percent this year, one of the worlds largest oilfield service providers said on Monday . . .
 22 April 2019 : OMV Petrom approves investment budget of €876.8mn in 2019  {intellinews.com}
The general shareholders meeting of Romanian oil and gas company OMV Petrom approved on April 19 an investment budget of RON4.17bn . . .
 16 April 2019 : Oil Search Q1 revenue falls on previous qtr as soft oil, gas prices hurt  {Reuters}
Australias Oil Search said on Tuesday its first-quarter revenue fell 21 percent from the preceding quarter, due mainly to the timing of liquefied natural gas . . .
 15 April 2019 : Dana Gas nets $39mln receipts from Pearl Petroleum in Q1  {zawya.com}
Dana Gas, a leading Sharjah-based natural gas company, on Sunday announced that Pearl Petroleum Company Limited has received AED 411 million . . .
 14 April 2019 : Chevron to buy Anadarko for $33 billion in shale, LNG push  {kitv.com}
Chevron Corp doubled down on its bet on surging U.S. oil and gas output on Friday, saying it would buy shale . . .
 12 April 2019 : OMV Petrom reduced natural gas sales by 20% in Q1  {romania-insider.com}
The sales of natural gas to third parties of Romania’s leading oil and gas company, OMV Petrom, dropped by more than 19% in the first quarter . . .
 9 April 2019 : Aramcos mega debt deal is a raging success  {oilprice.com}
Just a day after the Saudis allegedly threatened the hegemony of the almighty petrodollar, Saudi Aramco began the sale of its first-ever dollar bonds . . .
 3 April 2019 : China oil majors to boost spending 20% this year  {oilprice.com}
Chinas three state oil and gas companies plan to increase their spending on oil and gas by 20 percent this year, bringing the total to some US$74.4 billion . . .
 2 April 2019 : Kazakhstans national oil company sells gas station chain  {menafn.com}
Kazakhstans national oil company KazMunayGas has announced the sale of its 100-percent stake in KMG-Retail LLP, which owns a chain of . . .
 2 April 2019 : Exxon mulls over plans to sell Nigerian oil fields  {cgtn.com}
Exxon Mobil recently held talks on the sale of a suite of oil and gas fields in Nigeria as the company focuses on new developments in U.S. . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 25 April 2019 : Iraq agrees deal with Chinas CPECC to process gas...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Iraq agreed a deal with China Petroleum Engineering & Construction Corporation to build a project to process natural gas extracted . . .
 25 April 2019 : UAEs ADNOC inks pact with IOC for base oil sales in India   {Economic Times}
The UAEs state-run oil company ADNOC has signed a long-term sales agreement with the Indian Oil Corporation for its high-quality base oil ADbase . . .
 24 April 2019 : Exxon inks large LNG deal despite China/US trade row  {oilprice.com}
Exxon has inked a contract with Chinese Zhejiang Energy for the supply of 1 million tons of liquefied natural gas annually . . .
 24 April 2019 : Bechtel, Fluor submit bids for EPC contracts of Rio Grande LNG project  {compelo.com}
NextDecade said that it has received bids from Bechtel Oil, Gas, and Chemicals and Fluor for the engineering, procurement . . .
 23 April 2019 : Kuwait lets contract for Al-Zour integrated complex  {ogj.com}
Kuwait Petroleum Corp. subsidiary Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Co. has let a contract to McDermott International Inc. to provide technology . . .
 22 April 2019 : Reliance denies any cash payment deal to Venezuelas PDVSA for oil  {newkerala.com}
Reliance Industries on Saturday denied involvement in any arrangements that lead to cash payments for oil supplies to Venezuelan government . . .
 22 April 2019 : Qatar Petroleum announces 10-year Naphtha sale agreement...  {zawya.com}
Qatar Petroleum, for and on behalf of Qatar Petroleum for the Sale of Petroleum Products Company, has concluded a 10-year sales agreement . . .
 22 April 2019 : Synergy pushes for bargain in Gorgon gas deal  {thewest.com.au}
A multibillion-dollar gas deal between Synergy and the operators of the massive Gorgon project is set to be renegotiated . . .
 21 April 2019 : BP and SOCAR sign new Azeri oil deal  {vestnikkavkaza.net}
Oil major BP and Azerbaijan’s state energy company SOCAR signed an agreement on Friday to build a new exploration platform for the . . .
 20 April 2019 : Seadrill Partners LLC receives early termination notice...  {youroilandgasnews.com}
Seadrill Partners LLC has received early termination notice for the West Capricorn contract approximately three months ahead of schedule . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 25 April 2019 : Delek closing in on $2 billion deal for Chevrons North Sea oilfields...  {euronews.com}
Israels Delek Group is close to clinching Chevrons oil and gas fields in the British North Sea, which have a price tag of around $2 billion . . .
 25 April 2019 : Shell in talks to buy BP stake in North Sea gas field...  {Reuters}
Royal Dutch Shell is in talks to buy BPs stake in the Shearwater oil and gas field in the British North Sea for around $250 million . . .
 25 April 2019 : Korea National Oil Corp hires Scotia to sell stake in UK explorer...  {Reuters}
State-run Korea National Oil Corp has hired Canadas Scotia Bank to help find a financial partner for a 30 percent stake in its British subsidiary Dana Petroleum . . .
 25 April 2019 : Northern Oil and Gas to acquire assets in Williston Basin  {finance.yahoo.com}
Northern Oil and Gas Inc. NOG will purchase the Williston Basin properties from VEN Bakken LLC for $165 million in cash . . .
 24 April 2019 : Sempra Energy wraps up $2.5bn sale of US renewables and gas...  {compelo.com}
California-based energy infrastructure firm Sempra Energy has wrapped up the sale of its US renewables business and non-utility natural gas storage assets . . .
 24 April 2019 : On heels of Malaysia sale, Murphy Oil buys offshore stake in Gulf  {arkansasbusiness.com}
When Murphy Oil Corp. sold its Malaysian business to a Thai national petroleum company in March, leaders of the El Dorado exploration and production titan said . . .
 24 April 2019 : Partners Group to buy Norways CapeOmega in $1.4 billion deal  {Reuters}
Swiss-based asset manager Partners Group has agreed to buy CapeOmega, a partner in Norwegian pipeline owner Gassled . . .
 23 April 2019 : Gazprom eyeing gas project in Argentina  {tass.com}
Gazprom considers the possibility of acquiring a stake in one of the key producing assets of Argentinas YPF, the company said on Monday . . .
 22 April 2019 : Aramco to buy Shells stake in Saudi refining JV for $631 mn  {Economic Times}
Saudi Aramco will acquire Royal Dutch Shells 50 percent stake in their Saudi refining joint venture SASREF for $631 million, the two companies said on Sunday . . .
 20 April 2019 : UKs Chrysaor buys North Sea oil assets from ConocoPhillips  {theborneopost.com}
British energy exploring minnow Chrysaor said it has agreed to buy US giant ConocoPhillips North Sea oil and gas assets for US$2.7 billion . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 25 April 2019 : NIMASA, NOSDRA sign MoU on marine oil spill management  {worldstagegroup.com}
Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency on Wednesday in Abuja signed a Memorandum of Understanding with National Oil Spill Detection . . .
 25 April 2019 : WVDEP investigates oil spill at Stonecoal Lake  {wvnews.com}
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection was contacted, and an environmental cleanup company was contracted to contain and clean up the spill . . .
 24 April 2019 : Deepwater Horizon oil spill continues to impact environment  {technologynetworks.com}
Nine years ago tomorrow April 20, 2010 crude oil began leaking from the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig into the Gulf of Mexico . . .
 24 April 2019 : Spill released 1,000 gallons  {starbeacon.com}
On April 14, a storm hit Conneaut and the power went out at Loves Travel stop. The tank of Loves oil water separator filled up . . .
 23 April 2019 : Produced water spill near Tioga  {willistonherald.com}
Nearly 400 barrels of produced water spilled near Tioga on Saturday, April 20, according to the North Dakota Department of Health . . .
 23 April 2019 : Supreme Court takes up Citgo liability in oil spill  {courthousenews.com}
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether three Citgo-affiliated companies must pay most of the $100 million-plus bill for cleaning up a 2004 oil spill . . .
 23 April 2019 : Brazils Petrobras reports oil spill from Albacora field offshore pipeline  {sputniknews.com}
Brazils Petrobras oil company reported an oil spill from its offshore oil pipeline in the Albacora field Monday, according to Reuters report . . .
 22 April 2019 : Oil spill: Group urges NOSDRA to visit affected communities  {thisdaylive.com}
A Niger Delta-based Non- Governmental Organisation, the Center for Peace and Environmental Justice, has called on the Director General of National Oil Spill Detection . . .
 22 April 2019 : Fresh oil spills in Ogoni kill 2, as Army invades community  {vanguardngr.com}
AT least two persons have been killed in Kegbara-Dere Community, Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, following two fresh oil spills in the area . . .
 21 April 2019 : Recovery continues 9 years after Deepwater Horizon disaster  {fox8live.com}
Saturday marks nine years since the fatal Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill, and while Louisianans remember those lives lost in the . . .
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11. OPEC News
 25 April 2019 : OPEC daily basket price announced for Tuesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at US$73.37 a barrel on Tuesday, 23rd April, compared with US$72.44 the previous day . . .
 25 April 2019 : OPEC provides $81 mln to fund projects in 4 African countries  {ecofinagency.com}
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries will provide $81 million support to four African countries, the Emirates News Agency revealed this week . . .
 25 April 2019 : IEA: OPECs spare production capacity reaches 3.3 million bpd  {oilprice.com}
OPECs spare capacity has reached 3.3 million barrels per day, according to an International Energy Agency statement on the global oil markets released on Tuesday . . .
 25 April 2019 : OPEC is gambling with success of production cuts...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
After managing to revive oil prices through production cutbacks, Opec now risks squandering its victory again by letting crude surge too high . . .
 24 April 2019 : OPEC output decision to be made only after reviewing oil prices...  {spglobal.com}
The decision by Washington to not extend waivers on Iranian crude oil imports will be a key topic of discussion when OPEC members meet in Jeddah in May . . .
 23 April 2019 : Trump says OPEC can step up output after Iran waivers  {kitco.com}
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Saudi Arabia and other OPEC nations could more than make up for any drop in Iranian oil supplies . . .
 22 April 2019 : OPEC harps on importance of Dangote refinery to...  {independent.ng}
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries is upbeat at the prospect of the Dangote Oil Refinery serving to drive world crude oil refining capacity . . .
 20 April 2019 : OPEC, Russia alliance has long-term future: Saudi adviser  {spglobal.com}
The pact between OPEC, Russia and its allies is here to stay, a longtime adviser at Saudi Arabias energy ministry said Friday . . .
 20 April 2019 : Opec is gambling with success of production cuts as $80 oil looms  {gulf-times.com}
After managing to revive oil prices through production cutbacks, Opec now risks squandering its victory again by letting crude surge too high . . .
 18 April 2019 : OPEC daily basket price announced for Wednesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at US$70.81 a barrel on Wednesday, 17th April, compared with $70.11 the previous . . .
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12. General Oil News
 25 April 2019 : Nigerias oil minister, Saudi Aramco discuss investment options  {Reuters}
Nigerian Oil Minister Emmanuel Kachikwu and the president of Saudi Aramco have discussed investment options in the mid and downstream sector . . .
 24 April 2019 : Iran sanctions decision rewards hedge fund oil bulls  {Economic Times}
Hedge fund managers added even more bullish long positions in crude oil and gasoline last week as traders bet prices will continue rising . . .
 24 April 2019 : Wasserman Schultz bill would ban oil and gas leasing off Florida  {ogj.com}
US Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz introduced legislation which would close the US Outer Continental Shelf off Florida to oil and gas leasing and development . . .
 23 April 2019 : DME may add Abu Dhabi Murban crude as alternative grade  {gulfnews.com}
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange said on Monday it has launched a public consultation to add the Abu Dhabi Murban crude as an alternative delivery . . .
 22 April 2019 : Interview: UAEs BPGIC mulls expanding crude oil storage internationally  {spglobal.com}
Brooge Petroleum & Gas Investment Co, a UAE-based crude oil and products storage company, is looking at expanding its operations internationally . . .
 22 April 2019 : Pertamina launches software to measure oil, gas flow in pipelines  {thejakartapost.com}
State-owned oil and gas holding company Pertamina has launched software called PertafloSIM, which is designed to measure the flow of oil and gas . . .
 21 April 2019 : Colorado begins rewriting oil-gas rules with focus on safety  {thedenverchannel.com}
Colorado oil and gas regulators are taking the first steps to implement a new law that makes public health and the environment their top . . .
 20 April 2019 : Maduro channels oil sales revenues to Russia  {oilprice.com}
The Nicolas Maduro government is directing revenues from crude oil sales to Russias Rosneft as a way around U.S. sanctions . . .
 20 April 2019 : Angolas Sonangol to focus on African oil industry amid lean approach...  {spglobal.com}
Angolan state oil company Sonangol is aiming to breathe new life into its aging oil industry by streamlining its business and focusing on its core strength of Africa . . .
 18 April 2019 : Brazil sets October oil auction signing bonus of $26.9 billion  {Economic Times}
Brazil government will require a signing bonus of 106 billion reais in an Oct. 28 auction of excess oil from the so-called transfer-of-rights area . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 25 April 2019 : Novozymes reports drop Q1 bioenergy sales  {ethanolproducer.com}
Novozymes released first quarter 2019 financial results April 24, reporting a 4 percent drop in sales. Bioenergy sales were down 8 percent . . .
 25 April 2019 : The US exported a record volume of ethanol in 2018  {farmanddairy.com}
The United States exported 112,000 barrels per day of fuel ethanol in 2018, surpassing the record high of 91,000 b/d set in 2017 . . .
 25 April 2019 : Whitefox announces startup of ICE system at ACE Ethanol  {ethanolproducer.com}
Whitefox Technologies Ltd. is proud to announce its fifth successful installation and start-up of its Whitefox ICE system at ACE Ethanols plant in Stanley . . .
 24 April 2019 : Swedish SEKAB provides technology for Finnish...  {renewableenergymagazine.com}
The biorefinery Nordfuel is scheduled to open in Northern Finland in 2021. The facility will produce bioethanol and biofuel from soft wood residues . . .
 24 April 2019 : Royal Farms, Protec Fuel open renewable fuel station  {ethanolproducer.com}
Royal Farms and Protec Fuel Management LLC today announced the completion of the first phase in a sustainability initiative designed . . .
 24 April 2019 : EPA: 32.61 million cellulosic RINs generated in March  {ethanolproducer.com}
The U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number generation data for March, reporting that nearly 1.59 billion RINs were generated during the month . . .
 23 April 2019 : Marquis ends plans for $500m ethanol plant  {thetelegraph.com}
Citing state legislation and U.S. trade policy, the Hennepin-based company said it would let more than 800 acres in two-year land options . . .
 23 April 2019 : Center-South Brazil H1 April sugarcane crush expected to fall...  {spglobal.com}
The amount of sugarcane crushed in the first half of April in Brazils key Center-South region is expected to be 16.5 million mt . . .
 23 April 2019 : NFU: EPAs REGS rule could limit mid-level ethanol blends  {ethanolproducer.com}
National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler on April 17 expressing concern . . .
 22 April 2019 : Bolivia to boost biofuel sales after adjustments to YPFB  {plenglish.com}
Some 350 service stations will market Super Ethanol 92 gasoline in Bolivia this year after completing this Sunday YPFBs expansion in storage tanks . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 International Offshore Development Congress (IODC) 2019 :    From 28th April to 29th April 2019 at Abu Dhabi. Map
 5th International LNG Congress :    From 29th April to 30th April 2019 at St Julian's. Map
 Deep Sea Mining Summit 2019 :    From 29th April to 30th April 2019 at London. Map
 Oil and Gas Cambodia 2019 :    From 7th May to 8th May 2019 at Phnom Penh. Map
 Sugar & Ethanol Brazil :    From 7th May to 9th May 2019 at Sao Paulo. Map
 Canadian Well Site Automation 2019 Exhibition & Conference :    From 7th May to 8th May 2019 at Calgary. Map
 4th Annual International Shipping Forum China :    From 10th May to 10th May 2019 at Shanghai. Map
 10th Biomass Pellets Trade & Power :    From 13th May to 16th May 2019 at Tokyo. Map
 Floating LNG Global :    From 13th May to 14th May 2019 at Amsterdam. Map
 Flame 2019 :    From 13th May to 15th May 2019 at Amsterdam. Map
 The Digital Downstream Forum 2019 :    From 13th May to 14th May 2019 at Houston. Map
 Global Liner Shipping :    From 13th May to 15th May 2019 at Hamburg. Map
 International Downstream-Tech Philippines 2019 :    From 14th May to 16th May 2019 at Manila. Map
 11th Annual UK Ports Conference :    From 14th May to 15th May 2019 at London. Map
 Capital Link Japan Maritime Forum :    From 14th May to 14th May 2019 at Tokyo. Map
 Uzbekistan International Global Oil & Gas :    From 15th May to 17th May 2019 at Tashkent. Map
 Oil and Gas Smart Contracts Conference 2019 :    From 15th May to 16th May 2019 at Houston. Map
 Oilfield Connectivity :    From 15th May to 15th May 2019 at Aberdeen. Map
 Offshore Upstream Development in Russia and CIS :    From 17th May to 17th May 2019 at Moscow. Map
 Petrochemical and Refining Congress Europe 2019 (PRC Europe 2019) :    From 20th May to 21st May 2019 at Budapest. Map
 Optimising the Back Office Function in Energy and Commodity Trading :    From 20th May to 22nd May 2019 at Berlin. Map
 CWC World Gas & Power Series: Brazil & the Americas Summit :    From 20th May to 22nd May 2019 at Rio de Janeiro. Map
 Maritime Week Americas :    From 20th May to 24th May 2019 at Fort Lauderdale. Map
 Breakbulk Europe 2019 :    From 21st May to 23rd May 2019 at Bremen. Map
 ICMLR 2019 : International Conference on Maritime Law and Regulations :    From 21st May to 22nd May 2019 at Berlin. Map
 Blockchain in Oil and Gas Europe Summit :    From 21st May to 22nd May 2019 at London. Map
 Canada Gas & LNG Exhibition and Conference 2019 :    From 21st May to 23rd May 2019 at Vancouver. Map
 Africa E&P Summit & Exhibition :    From 22nd May to 23rd May 2019 at London. Map
 European Biomass Conference and Exhibition :    From 27th May to 30th May 2019 at Lisbon. Map
 LNG Conference 2019 :    From 27th May to 28th May 2019 at Gothenburg. Map
 26th International Caspian Oil & Gas Exhibition 2019 :    From 29th May to 1st June 2019 at Baku. Map
 Angola Oil & Gas 2019 :    From 4th June to 6th June 2019 at Luanda. Map
 Mexican Energy Forum :    From 4th June to 5th June 2019 at Mexico City . Map
 Digital Refining Summit 2019 :    From 5th June to 6th June 2019 at London. Map
  Digital Ship Maritime Digitalisation Forum at Nor-Shipping :    From 5th June to 5th June 2019 at Oslo. Map
 Oleofuels 2019 :    From 5th June to 6th June 2019 at Venice. Map
 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo :    From 10th June to 12th June 2019 at Indianapolis. Map
 Future Oil & Gas 2019 :    From 11th June to 12th June 2019 at Aberdeen. Map
 Data Driven Drilling & production Conference :    From 11th June to 12th June 2019 at Houston. Map
 EurOCEAN :    From 11th June to 12th June 2019 at Paris. Map
 Offshore MENA Congress 2019 :    From 11th June to 12th June 2019 at Cairo. Map
 European Environmental Ports Conference 2019 :    From 12th June to 13th June 2019 at Antwerp. Map
 Operational Excellence (OPEX) Week Middle East: Business Transformation Leaders Summit :    From 16th June to 18th June 2019 at Dubai. Map
 The 9th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts :    From 17th June to 19th June 2019 at Boulder, CO. Map
 London Investor Forum 2019 :    From 17th June to 17th June 2019 at London. Map
 Algeria Oil & Gas Summit :    From 17th June to 19th June 2019 at Algiers. Map
 Philippines Marine 2019 (PHILMARINE) :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Manila. Map
 The UK Onshore Gas & Oil Summit :    From 18th June to 19th June 2019 at Birmingham. Map
 Oil & Gas Philippines 2019 :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Manila. Map
 CLEAN PACIFIC Conference & Exhibition :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Vancouver. Map
 Oil and Gas Asia 2019 (OGA 2019) :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Kuala Lumpur. Map
 FSRU Asia Summit 2019 :    From 18th June to 21st June 2019 at Singapore. Map
 Upstream West Africa Summit 2019 :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Dakar. Map
 Multimodal 2019 :    From 18th June to 20th June 2019 at Birmingham. Map
 3rd Annual API-IOGP Cybersecurity Europe Conference for The Oil And Natural Gas Industry :    From 19th June to 20th June 2019 at London. Map
 East Med Maritime Conference (EMMC 2019) :    From 19th June to 20th June 2019 at Beirut. Map
 Future Middle East Africa Oil & Gas Digital Transformation Summit :    From 24th June to 25th June 2019 at London. Map
 11th CWC World LNG & Gas Series: Asia Pacific Summit :    From 24th June to 28th June 2019 at Singapore. Map
  Maritime Week Gibraltar :    From 24th June to 28th June 2019 at Gibraltar. Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 Oil Refinery & Petrochemical Industry Wastewater Treatment :   From 28th April to 2nd May 2019  at  Dubai. Map
 Gas Turbine Failure Analysis(Bangkok) :   From 6th May to 8th May 2019  at  Bangkok. Map
 Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties :   From 6th May to 10th May 2019  at  Calgary. Map
 Gas Conditioning and Processing :   From 6th May to 17th May 2019  at  Calgary. Map
 LNG Fundamentals :   From 7th May to 9th May 2019  at  Perth. Map
 ISO 55000 - Asset Management International Standard :   From 13th May to 15th May 2019  at   Bangkok. Map
 Advanced Practical Centrifugal Pump :   From 13th May to 17th May 2019  at  Bangkok. Map
 The Oxford Bunker Course :   From 13th May to 17th May 2019  at  Oxford. Map
 Shipping, Ports & Maritime Fundamentals :   From 16th May to 17th May 2019  at  Melbourne. Map
 Asset Integrity Management Masterclass :   From 16th May to 17th May 2019  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 LNG Fundamentals :   From 27th May to 29th May 2019  at  Singapore. Map
 Australian Gas Industry & Market Fundamentals :   From 28th May to 28th May 2019  at  Perth. Map
 Advanced Bunker and MFM Dispute Management Seminar :   From 6th June to 7th June 2019  at  Singapore. Map
  Effective Government Relations for the Oil & Gas Sector :   From 9th June to 13th June 2019  at  Dubai. Map
 Effective Leader in the Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Industries :   From 10th June to 14th June 2019  at  London. Map
 Leadership & Strategic Thinking in the Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Industry :   From 10th June to 14th June 2019  at  London. Map
 Oil & Gas Production for Non Technical Managers :   From 10th June to 11th June 2019  at  New Plymouth. Map
 Introduction to Oil & Gas Accounting :   From 11th June to 12th June 2019  at  Perth. Map
 Hydrocarbons to Electrons: The Future of the Oil and Gas Industry :   From 12th June to 13th June 2019  at  New Plymouth. Map
 Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties :   From 17th June to 21st June 2019  at  Calgary. Map
 Basic Dry Dock Training Course :   From 17th June to 20th June 2019  at  London. Map
 Shipbroking and Chartering :   From 17th June to 18th June 2019  at  Singapore. Map
 Production Sharing Contracts and International Petroleum Fiscal Systems :   From 17th June to 21st June 2019  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Loading Master Certificate :   From 19th June to 21st June 2019  at  Singapore. Map
 Shipping, Ports & Maritime Fundamentals :   From 19th June to 20th June 2019  at  Perth. Map
 API 571 Damage Mechanisms Affecting Fixed Equipment in the Refining Industry :   From 24th June to 28th June 2019  at   Kuala Lumpur. Map
 API 653 Training - Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction :   From 24th June to 28th June 2019  at  Bandung . Map
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