Company profiles
The official launch of Gulf Quest LLC
4 October 2017
Gulf Publishing Company and Quest Offshore Resources have announced the launch of their new company, for the joint operation of offshore conferences
Petrobras—back from the brink?
2 October 2017
Brazil's state-run oil firm has had a brutal few years. Growth is its focus again, but a full recovery is still some way off
Gulf Publishing Company Launches LNG Intelligence Service for Energy Industry
29 September 2017
Energy Web Atlas tracks detailed data on hundreds of LNG projects, facilities around the globe
Recruitment: March of the Millennials
22 September 2017
How can the industry attract young, tech-savvy recruits to energy companies?
Lukoil caught in the crossfire
6 September 2017
An investor favourite thanks to its Western-style management and handsome dividends, Lukoil could feel the fallout from a dispute between other major players
Venezuela living on the edge
2 August 2017
Venezuela's national oil company is under pressure from low prices, plummeting output and several self-inflicted wounds
Petroleum Economist new look newsletter
24 July 2017
Our email newsletter has had a redesign, and will now be going out three times a week
“Lower for longer is the new normal”
11 July 2017
Baker Hughes, a GE Company head Lorenzo Simonelli says newly merged firm is already adapting to the industry’s leaner environment
Suncor's long-term value
28 June 2017
Suncor is Canada's oil sands champion. It celebrates its hundredth anniversary this year
Pemex showing signs of life
14 June 2017
Austerity and higher prices have helped put the state firm back in the black. Deeper reforms are still needed
ExxonMobil back to basics
31 May 2017
The world's biggest oil firm is relying on science, technology and, increasingly, its domestic base to insulate it from weaker oil prices
PCG—growing into a dynamic future
12 May 2017
PCG charts future growth through petrochemical projects in PIC
Saudi Aramco's shifting strategy
11 May 2017
Saudi Aramco has big plans for expanding its refining capacity and it won’t let oil-price volatility stand in the way, Abdulaziz Judaimi, the company's downstream vice president, says
All options open on Canadian LNG, says Petronas CEO
9 May 2017
Malaysia's flagship energy firm has its sights set on China's import market
Adapting to oil's new reality
9 May 2017
The industry has been battered by price volatility over the past two years. For ConocoPhillips, adaptation is the key to not just surviving, but thriving
Gulf Publishing Company Acquires 109-Year-Old Oildom Publishing
2 May 2017
Gulf Publishing Company creates largest energy media company serving upstream, midstream, downstream sectors
Rosneft: scaling the heights of power
19 April 2017
High-wire deal-making has become the hallmark of Russia's national oil champion. But are expansion plans risking too much?
Tatneft edges towards the precipice
5 April 2017
The company's finances are under severe strain, as its resources are drained off to prop up an ailing local economy
Trying to right the Petrobras ship
8 March 2017
Brazil's oil major is on the course of recovery, but has a long way to go
Sinopec - putting the house in order
25 January 2017
The Chinese giant is shifting priorities to make the most of weaker crude prices
What is New Baker Hughes worth?
6 December 2016
The service industry’s favourite target has finally found a new home— and gets a new financial outlook to boot
Glencore - debt demons
5 December 2016
The dark days of 2015 may well be over, but Glencore still has a lot of work to do
ONGC's lucky mascot
16 November 2016
India's multinational oil and gas firm bought its first offshore rig in 1973. Since then, the Sagar Samrat has become a stalwart for the country's oil output
ExxonMobil - the oil world's champion
8 November 2016
ExxonMobil hasn't exactly sailed through the downturn. But it remains convinced by oil's long future and undeterred by commodity cycles
Petronas - an unusual NOC
13 October 2016
Low oil prices have hurt, but Petronas is adapting
Enbridge's new pipeline behemoth
5 October 2016
Enbridge's takeover of Spectra looks like a smart move at a time of shrinking opportunities for pipeline builders