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2010-09-10 03:30:00

HONG KONG, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Board of Directors (the "Board") of CNOOC Limited ("the Company", NYSE: CEO, HKEx: 883) announces today that Mr. Zhong Hua will succeed Mr. Yang Hua as new Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") of the Company.

2010-08-19 03:30:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The board of directors (the "Board") of CNOOC Limited ("the Company" or "CNOOC Ltd," NYSE: CEO, HKEx: 883) today announces that Mr.

2010-07-22 04:30:00

HONG KONG, July 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited ("the Company" or "CNOOC Ltd," NYSE: CEO, HKEx: 883) is pleased to announce today that BZ 29-4, an independent oil field in the Bohai Bay, has commenced production successfully. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/xprn/sa/200701301659.jpg ) BZ 29-4 oil field, with an averaged water depth of about 22 meters, is located in the south part of Bohai Bay.

2010-06-18 05:00:00

HONG KONG, June 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.", NYSE: CEO, HKEx: 00883) announced today that the Company has completed its acquisition of 24.5% participation interests in Block 15/34 from Devon Energy Corporation ("Devon") for a total consideration of US$515 million.

2010-06-08 04:00:00

HONG KONG, June 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited ("the Company" or "CNOOC Ltd," NYSE: CEO; SEHK: 883) announced today that its BZ25-1/BZ25-1South oilfields, which suspended production due to facility damage caused by strong winds in November 2009, are back into production. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/xprn/sa/200701301659.jpg ) Currently, the production capability of BZ25-1/BZ25-1South oilfields has recovered to its normal level.

2010-05-17 04:20:00

HONG KONG, May 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited ("the Company" or "CNOOC Ltd," NYSE: CEO; SEHK: 883) is pleased to announce today that, the Company, via its wholly owned subsidiary -- CNOOC International Limited, together with Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO), have signed a technical service contract ("TSC") for the development and production of the Missan Oil Fields within Iraq. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/xprn/sa/200701301659.jpg ) The Missan Oil Fields are located in...

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.