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Cairn Energy buys Norwegian oil company Agora
Oil explorer Cairn Energy has announced it is to buy Norwegian rival Agora Oil and Gas for $450m (�281m). Edinburgh-based Cairn said the move would add drilling to its 2012 exploration programme, with up to nine Agora wells scheduled to be drilled off ...
A passage to India
Having worked as a journalist on the BBC for more than 15 years, it is perhaps not surprising that David Nisbet, head of group corporate affairs at Cairn Energy, favours a straight talking approach when it comes to communications. After all, the advice ...
Can shareholder activism curb boardroom excess?
It is sometimes easy to forget that the management and directors of a company are there to serve the shareholders. Investors, even those with a considerable stake, can feel powerless as the board makes decisions that they fear will be detrimental to ...
Lessons from the Elgin gas leak: why we must stop Shell's Arctic drilling
Because of the extreme nature of operating on the frontiers of the world's last great wilderness, looking for Arctic oil is incredibly expensive (Cairn Energy, for example, spent over a billion dollars in two years to drill a handful of wells, and ...
Barclays could start a counter-revolution
Particularly in the wake of a tax wrangle between Indian politicians and Cairn Energy over the sale of a stake in Cairn India. Investors and commentators agog at the financial theatre of a semi-public auction, failed to spot the “known unknown” of a ...
Tesco substitutes smiles for capex
The government's raid on Vodafone is harder to justify on grounds of fairness than its intervention in Cairn Energy's sale of a stake of an Indian subsidiary last year. It is retrospective as well as opportunistic. This tussle could also end with a ...
Ex-RSA chief's �500000 golden goodbye
The former chief executive of RSA received a �500,000 payout on his departure from the insurer, helping to increase his annual remuneration by 27 per cent for his final year - during which the shares suffered their biggest annual decline since 2002.
Arachnophobes look away now! Incredible footage shows the moment a spider ate ...
Australia has cemented its reputation as the home of the world's most dangerous creepy crawlies with this video of a spider eating a half a metre long snake.
FTSE 100 FDs: Secret to their success
Women at the top include: British Land's Lucinda Bell, Burberry's Stacey Cartwright, Cairn Energy's Jann Brown, CRH's Maeve Carton, Diaego's Deirdre Mahlan, Eurasian's Zaure Zaurbekova, Hargreaves Lansdown's Tracey Taylor, Reckitt Benckiser's Liz ...
Questor share tip: Vedanta's roller coaster ride could be poised for a climb
Also on the plus side, in December Vedanta finally completed its long-delayed $8.7bn purchase of a majority stake in Cairn Energy's Indian unit, more than a year after the deal was first announced. The acquisition turned Vedanta into a diversified ...