Nexen Cnooc Takeover

Chinese Firm In No Hurry To Ink More Oilpatch Deals

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The head of CNOOC Ltd. said the Chinese-state-owned firm is in no hurry to do any more big deals in the oilpatch since its $15.1 billion tak...

CNOOC-Nexen Deal Closes

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Chinese state-owned firm CNOOC Ltd. is now officially in control of Calgary oil and gas producer Nexen Inc. (TSX:NXY).CNOOC's $15.1 billion ...

Why Fear Tainted Nexen Takeover And Why It Was Ignored

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Nexen Inc. began 2012 as a troubled oil and gas company struggling to meet its production targets and appease its shareholders.It ends the y...

Alberta Reacts To Controversial Nexen-CNOOC Deal

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Alberta

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's announcement of approving the foreign takeovers of Calgary-based Nexen Inc. and Progress Energy Resources Corp. receiv...

Not Poking The Panda Paid Off For Harper

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - On a Saturday afternoon last February, Prime Minister Stephen Harper sat on a bench in a Chinese zoo, his wife by his side.On her lap squirme...

EU Okays Handing Canadian Energy Company Over To Chinese

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

BRUSSELS - The European Commission has given its OK to China National Offshore Oil Co.'s $15.1-billion bid for Calgary's Nexen Inc.Both companies are ...

CNOOC, Nexen Resubmit Takeover Proposal To U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary's Nexen Inc. and the Chinese state-owned company seeking to buy it have withdrawn and resubmitted a notice about the proposed $15-bi...

Nexen Still Optimistic On CNOOC Takeover

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Calgary-based oil and gas producer Nexen Inc. (TSX:NXY), the target of China's largest foreign takeover bid to date, said Thursday it contin...

Big Majority Opposes Chinese Takeover: Poll

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Business

Maybe we’re are getting all proud and nationalistic about our oil wealth, or maybe the fear of the big, red Chinese communist bear still resonates i...

Canadians Oppose Chinese Takeovers Of Natural Resource Firms: Poll

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Business

UPDATE: A vast majority of Canadians oppose the takeover of energy firm Nexen by the Chinese state oil company, CNOOC, according to a new Abacus Data ...