North Sea oil firm Taqa said yesterday it had appointed Highlander Pete Jones as managing director of its UK business.
Oil and gas firm EOG Resources said today its first-quarter earnings were up 53 % to £319million ($495million), as oil and gas output from the company's wells in the Eagle Ford formation in Texas helped push up production.
Talisman Energy said yesterday it was on track to meet its cash-flow targets for 2013 despite first-quarter losses of £137million.
Premier Oil said yesterday it had discovered oil at its Bonneville exploration well in the central North Sea.
Oil and gas firm Atlantic Petroleum said yesterday the development plan for the North Sea Orlando field had been approved by the Department of Energy.
Oil giant Chevron has agreed a £1.24billion deal with Hyundai Heavy Industries to build a production vessel for a huge oil field west of Shetland.
Falkland Islands-focused oil and gas firm Rockhopper Exploration said yesterday it had appointed Fiona MacAulay as technical director.
Oil and gas firm Ithaca Energy said yesterday it had agreed to buy smaller rival Valiant Petroleum for £203million.
Oil and gas firm Faroe Petroleum said yesterday it had acquired a 25% stake in the Pil prospect in the Norwegian Sea and a 50% share in the Lowlander discovery in the UK central North Sea.
North Sea independent oil and gas firm EnQuest said yesterday it had raised £145million through its retail bond issue.
Falkland Islands oil and gas firm Rockhopper Exploration has said that exploration director Dave Bodecott would retire from the board at the end of the month.
Aberdeen-based explorer Bridge Energy said yesterday it was planning three exploration wells this year after a step change for the business in 2012.
Faroe Petroleum has announced a significant increase in its bank credit.
Bad weather has halted a exploration well in Faroese waters by Norwegian oil and gas firm Statoil.
North Sea focused oil and gas firm Ithaca Energy is undervalued and likely to face more takeover bids, industry analysts said yesterday.
Aberdeen oil and gas firm Plexus Holdings says it has signed a £1million contract with a new client in Norway.
Aberdeen-based oil and gas firm Ithaca Energy is to boost its production by buying stakes in two central North Sea oil fields for £24million.
Aberdeen and London based oil and gas firm Sterling Resources has appointed a new vice president of business development.
Aberdeen oil and gas firm Ithaca Energy has said it is to carry out a drill stem test on its Hurricane discovery.
Aberdeen-based oil and gas firm Dana Petroleum said today that drilling on its Platypus gas discovery had shown "strong results".
Canadian oil and gas firm Nexen said yesterday production from the Buzzard field rose 71% in the second quarter, compared with the same period last year, helping boost revenue.
Austrian oil and gas firm OMV said yesterday it had sold a stake in the North Sea Beryl field as part of plans to focus on the west of Shetland area.
A north-east oil firm could be heading for a £100million stock market flotation in the coming weeks.
Oil and gas firm Premier Oil said today it had agreed a deal to increase its stakes in two Norwegian fields.
North Sea-focused oil and gas firm EnQuest today announced yet more acquisitions but said production fell in the first quarter pf 2012.