Right before Norway’s biggest oil project in decades got the go-ahead in 2015, crude prices fell off a cliff. That turned out to be perfect timing.
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Cabinet secretary for the economy Keith Brown has said an independent Scotland could be more "proactive" in helping the struggling North Sea oil and gas industry.
A trio of Aberdeen-based engineers with more than 70 years experience between them have set up their own business after finding themselves victims of the oil price crash.
Visitors to OTC in Houston earlier this month may well have caught the incongruous sight of a well dressed man touting a placard on a busy street corner that read: Hiring? Take my resume.
The number of people claiming out-of-work benefits has soared in the north-east in the wake of the plummeting oil price, new research shows.
Norwegian oil producer Statoil sees the crude price downturn as a chance to slash costs and become more efficient, with a senior executive calling it a "great opportunity" to improve operations.
With its core industries of jute, jam and journalism, Dundee was one of the most globalized cities in the world in the early 20th century.
Markets are currently in a well-oiled "death spiral," according to Citigroup analysts.
Even as millions of barrels of oil are pumped at a loss at current prices, only a fraction of the production has been shut, industry research group Wood Mackenzie said.
Malaysia's Petronas plans to cut expenses by as much as $11.4billion over the next four years and defer some projects, according to reports.
Friday’s OPEC meeting in Vienna confirmed what the global oil and gas industry was already resigned to – no curb to production, the supply overhang extending and more pain for the upstream industry as a whole.