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21.03.2013 Novatek's Arctic LNG Project Receives Environmental Approval

Russia's largest independent gas producer OAO Novatek said Wednesday it has received environmental approval for a liquefied natural gas project in the Arctic and that construction will begin soon, Dow Jones reports.

19.03.2013 Total Sells 25% Interest in Italy's Tempa Rossa Field to Mitsui

Total announced March 18 that it has finalized an agreement to sell a 25% interest in the Tempa Rossa field, located in the Basilicata region of southern Italy, to Mitsui E&P Italia A S.r.l.  The Group is retaining a 50% interest in the Gorgoglione concession and ope

12.03.2013 Total Resumes Production from the Elgin/Franklin Area in the UK North Sea

Total announces the restart of production on the Elgin/Franklin area on 9 March 2013, following the approval of the safety case by the UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

12.03.2013 A Year After Elgin Shutdown, Total Restarts Production

Reuters reports that Total restarted production at its huge Elgin gas field in the North Sea on Saturday, almost a year after a major gas leak which cost the company millions of euros in lost output and even knocked UK economic growth.

06.03.2013 Qatar Goes Cold on Russia's Yamal LNG Project

Qatar is no longer in negotiations to take a stake in an Arctic liquefied natural gas (LNG) project under development by Russian gas producer Novatek , an executive at Qatar Petroleum International (QPI) said on Tuesday, Reuters reports.

07.02.2013 Total Enters Deep Offshore Exploration in Cyprus

Total announced February 6 that it has signed two production sharing contracts (PSCs), for Blocks 10 and 11, with the Republic of Cyprus. The PSCs were awarded as part of the second offshore exploration licensing round, launched by the Cypriot government in 2012.

07.02.2013 Total Receives Offer from Borealis for Majority Interest in Belgium’s Rosier S.A.

Total has received a firm offer from Borealis for its entire 56.86% interest in Belgium’s Rosier S.A., listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels.

02.01.2013 Bulgaria Counting On Domestic Resources For Energy Independence

Bulgaria is counting on own deposits in guaranteeing its energy independence, according to Energy and Economy Minister, Delyan Dobrev.

24.12.2012 Total farms into the Bokhtar PSC area in Tajikistan with a 33.335% interest

Total announced that it had signed an agreement with Kulob Petroleum, a subsidiary of Tethys Petroleum, to farm into the Bokhtar PSC Area in Tajikistan with a 33.335% interest.

21.12.2012 Total and CNODC Farm-in to Tethys' Tajikistan Assets

Tethys Petroleum Limited ("Tethys" or "the Company") (TSX:TPL)(LSE:TPL), the oil and gas exploration and production company focused on Central Asia, announced December 21 that its subsidiary, Kulob Petroleum Limited, has signed a farm-out agreement ("FOA", for the Bokhta