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Origin Energy of Australia rejected a revised US$13 billion takeover bid from LNG player BG Group, saying another deal between Petronas and Santos had boosted the value…
Australian energy company Santos said it sold 40 percent of its Gladstone LNG project to Malaysia’s Petronas for up to US$2.5 billion after a tender process. 
Gaz de France and Hoegh LNG of Norway said they agreed to set up a floating LNG import facility offshore the Adriatic coast of Italy.
Chevron Corp. said VetcoGray was awarded a five-year contract for subsea equipment supply to the Gorgon LNG project in Australia.
France’s Total said it made a significant natural gas discovery in the Maharaja Lela-Jamalulalam gas field that already supplies the Brunei LNG plant.
Exxon Mobil Corp., operator of the $10-billion  PNG LNG project, said it signed a formal joint venture agreement with the Papua New Guinea state, opening the way…
Japan ‘s Chiyoda Corp., France’s Technip and Fluor Corp. of the US said they won contracts from Australia’s Woodside Energy to carry out studies covering the Browse…
Excelerate Energy, the offshore and dockside LNG terminal developer, has set up an import facility for Argentina at the port city of Bahía Blanca, about  400 miles…
BG Group, the leading Atlantic Basin LNG  operator, said it signed an agreement with Samsung Heavy Industries of South Korea for the delivery of two dual-fuel, diesel-electric…
Tokyo Gas Co. said at a conference in Houston it was in talks with the Tangguh LNG project to buy offtake on a five-year contract for very high…
LNG Impel of Canada announced development plans for a venture called Southern Cross LNG, which would be an open-access liquefaction plant for coal-seam gas producers in the…
ConocoPhillips told an LNG conference in Houston that the idea of a new Alaskan LNG project to monetize 35 trillion cubic feet of North Slope natural gas…
Sempra LNG said its new LNG import terminal at Costa Azul on the West coast of Mexico was ready to receive commercial cargoes on behalf of itself…
Canada’s Rabaska LNG project  has signed a deal with Russia’s Gazprom to receive LNG volumes from the Shtokman LNG project under development in the Barents Sea.
Teekay LNG, the carrier operator of Canada’s Teekay Corp., said cash flow from LNG carrier operations rose to $35M in the first quarter of 2008 from $27.5M…
Portugal’s energy company Galp has signed a preliminary agreement to take a stake in an LNG liquefaction project planned in Venezuela that could eventually lead to deliveries…
BW Gas, the Norwegian LNG carrier owner, posted 30 percent rise in first-quarter operating profit to $26.5 million for its LNG fleet, but other shipping operations contributed…
US Energy Secretary Samuel W. Bodman described Trindad & Tobago as a “key strategic energy partner” because of its position as the biggest producer of LNG for…
Malaysia International Shipping Corp., the largest corporate owner of LNG carriers with 27 in its fleet, posted a more than 13 percent rise in fiscal fourth-quarter net…
StatoilHydro said there were “still uncertainties related to the timing of regular and stable operations” at its Snøhvit LNG project, Europe’s only baseload liquefaction plant and currently…
Royal Dutch Shell and Spain’s Repsol are likely to pull out of the $10 billion Persian LNG project in Iran because of continued political uncertainty and the projected…
Kuwait National Petroleum Co. said it was in talks with Qatar Petroleum to secure LNG for an import facility expected to be set by Excelerate Energy of…