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Tom Bergin

Tom Bergin

    Cove eyes East Africa potential in $1bn sale
    Cove eyes East Africa potential in $1bn sale
    British oil and gas explorer Cove Energy has put itself up for sale, prompting some analysts to predict a price tag above $1-billion and a test of...
    Shell sizes up South Sudan for oil opportunities
    Shell sizes up South Sudan for oil opportunities
    Royal Dutch Shell said it is eyeing potential opportunities in South Sudan, which last July broke away from Khartoum, taking with it two-thirds of...
    North Sea oil pipeline still leaking, says Shell
    North Sea oil pipeline still leaking, says Shell
    Royal Dutch Shell said a ruptured North Sea pipeline continued to leak oil on Saturday and that it had been seeping crude into the sea for two days...
    BP's Hayward to step aside as Gulf work resumes
    BP's Hayward to step aside as Gulf work resumes
    BP was expected to announce changes at the top on Monday with the anticipated departure of CEO Tony Hayward, who came under fire for his handling...
    Eskom nears decision on nuclear-power contract
    Eskom nears decision on nuclear-power contract
    Eskom is nearing a decision on whether to award a contract to build nuclear-power facilities to France's Areva or Westinghouse Electric, a unit of...