Britain won't veto Nexen deal, Reuters reports The U.K. won't block the proposed takeover of Canadian energy company Nexen (NXY) by China's CNOOC (CEO), Reuters quoted a top British energy official as saying. Reference Link
CNOOC makes mid-sized new discovery in Eastern South China Sea CNOOC announced that the company made a mid-sized new discovery Lufeng14-4 in the Eastern South China Sea. The Lufeng14-4 structure is located in Lufeng Sag in the Pearl River Mouth Basin of the South China Sea with an average water depth of 145 meters. The discovery well Lufeng14-4-1 was drilled and completed at a depth of 4,098 meters and encountered oil pay zones with a total thickness of approximately 150 meters. The oil production of the well tested around 1,320 barrels per day. The successful exploration of Lufeng14-4 demonstrated the company's remarkable breakthrough in the exploration area of the Paleogene SystemCand further proved the huge exploration potential of the Paleogene System in the Pearl River Mouth Basin.