Repsol begins search for oil near Canary Islands

2014-11-19 14:16

Spanish energy firm Repsol has begun searching for oil in the waters off the Canary Islands despite objections from environmentalists and the local government.

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.

Retaliation threats as Argentina seizes firm

2012-04-17 12:55

Madrid, incensed by the nationalistion of energy firm YPF, a division of Repsol, has warned Buenos Aires of economic reprisals.


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.

Rule breaker

2012-04-20 07:28

Spain has few ways to pressure Argentina over seizure of firm.

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.

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