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DNO ‘Laying Foundation for More Investments in KRI’

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today reported record oil and gas output in 2015 though the company’s results were impacted by the sharp drop in world oil prices. Operated production was up 23 percent last year to 144,200 barrels of oil equivalent per day while revenues dropped to USD 187 million in […]

DNO Confirms Payment from KRG

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today reported receipt of USD 21.45 million from the Kurdistan Regional Government for exports from the Tawke field under a new payment arrangement announced on 1 February 2016. The payment, to be shared pro-rata by DNO and partner Genel Energy plc, includes USD 17.99 million toward the […]

KRG Clarifies Payments – Oil Shares Up Sharply

By John Lee. Shares in Gulf Keystone Petroleum (GKP) were up 28 percent on the London market this morning, after the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Ministry of Natural Resources clarified its export payment plan for foreign oil companies. Other companies with exposure to Iraqi Kurdistan, includingn Genel Energy and DNO, also saw their shares rise significantly. […]

DNO banks $30m for Tawke Exports

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today confirmed receipt of USD 30 million as partial payment towards oil exported from the Tawke field by the Kurdistan Regional Government. The payment, to be shared pro-rata with Tawke license partner Genel Energy plc, is the fourth such monthly payment since September 2015. (Source: DNO)

DNO Confirms Kurdistan Payment

By John Lee. DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today confirmed receipt of USD 30 million to be shared pro-rata with its partner Genel Energy plc as a partial payment towards oil exported from the Tawke field by the Kurdistan Regional Government. The payment is the third such monthly payment received in 2015. […]

Tawke Production Worth $2bn Annually

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, reported third quarter operated production of 152,507 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd) with year-to-date volumes up nearly 30 percent from 2015. Output from the company’s flagship Tawke oil field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq averaged 145,184 barrels of oil per day (bopd), of which […]

Iraqi Kurdistan Pays $75 Million to IOCs

By Simon Kent. The Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) has released a statement saying it has put aside $75 million to pay three IOCs,¬†Genel Energy, DNO and Gulf Keystone. The announcement follows payment disruption to the IOCs from the ongoing Baghdad–Erbil revenues and exports dispute. Additionally, the KRG has pledged regular payments, welcome news to the […]

DNO: Need Ongoing Revenues to Sustain Operations

By John Lee. DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, set record production levels from the Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq during the second quarter of 2015 with output averaging 153,346 barrels of oil per day (bopd). A total of 118,037 bopd, representing 77 percent of field production, was delivered to […]

DNO Unaffected by Pipeline Disruption

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, announced that production from its flagship Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq continued uninterrupted during this week’s shut down of the Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline in Turkey, given the flexibility to redirect volumes from exports to local sales. Prior to the pipeline disruption, Tawke production in the […]

DNO Completes $400m Bond Placement

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, has completed the placement of USD 400 million of new, five-year senior unsecured bonds with a coupon rate of 8.75 percent and an issue price of 87.5 percent of par value. The bond placement received strong investor demand across international markets and its combination of a fixed […]

Tawke Oilfield hits new Record Output

DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today announced a new daily record of 170,000 barrels of oil produced from the Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, of which 30,000 barrels were sold into the local market and the balance allocated for export. Tawke production in the first quarter of 2015 was […]

Frontier Markets Fund hit by Iraq Oil Stocks

By John Lee. BlackRock Frontiers Investment Trust has said that the fund’s most significant detractors from performance were its Iraqi oil stocks. In its Half-yearly Report, the fund commented: “Although Kurdistan has started exporting oil through it’s pipeline to Turkey, the International Oil Companies (“IOCs”) are still not receiving payment for these exports which is […]