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Upstream oil and gas news weekly roundup

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Hydrocarbon Engineering,

Five stand-out stories from this week’s upstream oil and gas news.

Cub Energy commences drilling on Western Ukraine well

Cub Energy Inc. has announced the Rusko-Komarovske 23 (RK-23) well has commenced drilling. The RK-23 well is 100% owned and operated by Cub in western Ukraine.

BG Group appoints Helge Lund as Chief Executive

BG Group has announced the appointment of Helge Lund as Chief Executive and as an Executive Director with effect from 2 March 2015.

Scotland explores growth in oil and gas relationship with Angola

Scottish oil and gas sector exports to Africa have grown rapidly over the last half decade, passing £2.3 billion in 2012/13.

Saudi assets lead global upstream developments for oil reserves

The Khurais and Manifa projects in Saudi Arabia have the most recoverable reserves among the world’s top 100 upstream developments.

Wings Travel Management strengthens Brazil position

Wings® Travel Management is strengthening its foothold in Brazil after winning the contract to provide full travel management services to MODEC.

Written by David Bizley

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