Spain clears oil exploration off Canary Islands

2014-08-14 16:00

Spain's governnment has given oil group Repsol the all-clear to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the tourism-dependent Canary Islands.

Spain gives green light to explore for oil

2014-05-30 15:00

The Spanish government has given oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move that environmental groups described as 'unjustifiable'.

Honda's 2013 line-up revealed

2012-11-13 12:52

New engines, colours and design tweaks... Honda reveals five upgraded models for its 2013 line-up. GALLERY

Carlos Slim buys stake in YPF

2012-06-15 09:02

The world's richest man, Carlos Slim has acquired an 8.4% stake in YPF, the recently nationalised Argentine subsidiary of Spanish oil firm Repsol, filings show.

Argentina nationalises oil firm YPF

2012-05-04 10:55

Argentina's Congress has nationalised the country's biggest oil firm YPF by an overwhelming vote, underscoring popular support but rattling foreign investors.

Argentina to seize control of energy firm

2012-04-17 11:14

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has unveiled plans to seize control of leading energy company YPF, drawing swift warnings from key trade partners.


Mexico ends deal with Spanish oil giant

2014-06-04 20:00

Mexican state oil company Pemex has sold most of its holding in Spanish oil giant Repsol, ending a quarter-century partnership.

Spanish Repsol sells Argentinian bonds

2014-05-14 16:05

Spanish oil group Repsol has raised $2.0bn with the sale of Argentinian government bonds received as payment for the nationalisation of its offshoot.

Argentina shows Europe how it's done

2012-08-03 11:33

Argentina's leader says a $2.3bn payout on a state pledge to redeem savings seized from people a decade ago during the country's foreign debt crisis is a lesson for Europe.

Moody's downgrades YPF

2012-06-13 08:26

Moody's has downgraded its rating for Argentina's oil company YPF another notch, a month after Buenos Aires seized control of the country's largest oil firm.

World Bank slams Argentina oil grab

2012-04-20 07:58

World Bank head Robert Zoellick has slammed the Argentine government's takeover of oil firm YPF, owned by Spain's Repsol.

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