Murphy Oil Corp


  • CALGARY, Alberta, Jan 29- Canadian Oil Sands Ltd, the largest-interest owner in the Syncrude oil sands project, slashed its dividend and further reduced 2015 capital spending on Thursday as fourth-quarter profit dropped 87 percent due to lower oil prices. Canadian Oil Sands said net income in the quarter was C $25 million, or 5 Canadian cents per share, down from C...

  • LONDON, Nov 4- A deal to rescue the UK's Milford Haven oil refinery has collapsed, forcing operator Murphy Oil to shut the plant with the loss of hundreds of jobs, the latest victim of a slump in the European refining industry. Emphasizing the political cost of jobs being axed in the run up to a UK general election next year, British Prime Minister David Cameron called...

  • LONDON, Nov 4- A deal to rescue the UK's Milford Haven oil refinery has collapsed, operator Murphy Oil said late on Tuesday, forcing it to permanently shutter the plant as the latest victim of a deep slump in the European refining industry. Klesch Refining Limited, run by billionaire investor Gary Klesch, had agreed to buy the idled plant in July, but the deal was...

  • LONDON, Nov 4- The sale of the Milford Haven refinery and terminal assets to Klesch Refining Limited has been canceled, according to a statement by Murco Petroleum, a subsidiary of the U.S.-based Murphy Oil Corporation. Sources familiar with the matter said earlier on Tuesday that Gary Klesch and Murphy Oil had extended a deadline to later this week to negotiate...

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