French oil major Total said it had struck oil and gas near the city of Arbil in the autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq, its second discovery in the Harir block in two years.
The discovery is welcome news for T
Freight forwarding specialist Total Freight International has opened its 6,500-sq-m warehouse at Dubai World Central’s logistics district.
The Total Freight Logistics Centre will facilitate cargo warehousing and distribution
French oil company Total is to face trial in France over corruption allegations relating to Iranian contracts dating from the 1990s and early 2000s, the Paris prosecutor's office said.
Total agreed last yea
Iran will have to offer attractive terms to draw investment by international oil companies because the firms have become more risk-averse and focused on profitability, a senior executive of French oil company Total said.
French oil company Total has appointed refining boss Patrick Pouyanne as chief executive to succeed Christophe de Margerie who was killed in a plane crash in Moscow this week.
Pouyanne, 51, head of refining, ha
UAE is looking to offer energy companies such as BP, Royal Dutch Shell and Total ‘a good chance to compete’ for concessions in the nation’s biggest onshore deposits of crude oil, according to a report.
French oil company Total has been awarded a licence to explore for natural gas in the Nile Delta, a source in the state-run Egyptian Natural Gas Holding company (Egas) said on Monday.
"France's Total won the bid to explor
Satorp, Total's joint venture refinery in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, reached its full operating capacity of 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) in August, just one of a series of big, complex refineries ramping up over the next year.
Total plans to drill Denmark's first test wells for shale gas in December or January, the French energy firm said, following its deals to explore for unconventional hydrocarbons in Britain and Russia.
Faced with France's b
Turkey's state oil company TPAO has signed a $1.5 billion deal to acquire French energy company Total's 10 per cent stake in Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz gas project.
The agreement increases TPAO's stake in the project