Exclusive: Exxon revives sale of stake in giant Azeri oilfield

LONDON (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil (XOM.N) has relaunched the sale of its stake in Azerbaijan’s largest oilfield, the company said on Tuesday, as banking and industry sources said the move was drawing interest from large Asian oil and gas companies seeking to capitalize on the recent collapse in oil prices. Continue Reading

‘Crown jewel’ Aramco stirs loyal Saudi demand for giant IPO

RIYADH (Reuters) – From taxi drivers to clerics, Saudis clamoring to own part of state oil giant Aramco went online and to local banks on Sunday at the start of a long-delayed share sale for what could be the world’s biggest initial public offering. Ahmed Sanad, 37, who signed up Continue Reading