Kirkuk storm not over

Deep-rooted differences over Iraqi Kurdistan’s oil policy were highlighted last week when members of the opposition Kurdistan Patriotic Union (PUK) stormed a pumping station in Kirkuk.

Potential in Canada campaign

Statoil’s planned two-well wildcatting campaign off Newfoundland, Canada, this year clearly indicates how important this new play is to the company, despite being located in deep, harsh, sub-Arctic waters.