Daily Press Review (22 Feb 2018)

Bharat Petroleum to raise $200 million for Abu Dhabi asset purchase
(Kalpana Pathak, Livemint)

Essar Oilfields wins drilling contract from GAIL

India's ONGC short-lists three oil service majors to lift output from two fields
(Promit Mukherjee, Reuters)

Will ensure supply of Euro-VI fuel in Delhi by April 1: Centre to Supreme Court

Gujarat govt collected Rs 22,880 cr as VAT on fuels in 21 months

India to get right over 65% oil Abu Dhabi will store in Mangalore

Pakistan, India to attend TAPI groundbreaking ceremony

Final notification issued to acquire 960 acres for MRPL
(Raghava M., The Hindu)

BHEL bags Rs1,034 crore order from Hindustan Petroleum

Fire in Kochi Refinery Plant, no Casualties Reported

India's January oil output down 3 pct y/y

Shell may buy majority stake in solar power firm Fourth Partner Energy
(Utpal Bhaskar, Livemint)

ONGC, OIL may get to choose partners by auctioning in select blocks
(Shine Jacob, Business Standard)

Essar Oilfields eyes Rs 400-cr turnover by 2019 on intensified exploration activity
(Rutam Vora, The Hindu)

India's monthly oil import bill growth at a year-high
(Bilal Abdi, ET Energy World)

Pawan Hans disinvestment finds no takers, fresh bids in '2 to 3 months'

ONGC extends gain on interim dividend plan
(Business Standard)

TAPI Makes Tangible Progress, Gas Pipeline Sets To Enter Afghanistan From Turkmenistan
(Rukhshan Mir, Urdu Point News)

Construction of petro pipeline likely from Parwanipur-Pathlaiya
(The Himalayan Times)

'Ujjwalla' LPG connections fail to change lifestyle
(Ishfaq Reshi, Kashmir Reader)

Crude oil falls as dollar rebounds; US oil output expected to rise

Crude oil production declines in January
(Arshad Khan, The New Indian Express)

RBI Governor Urjit Patel opted for cautious approach at MPC meet

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Russians seek 'Make in India' benefit
(The Asian Age)

India & Iran Might Soon Have an Answer to China's CPEC
(Kanwaljeet Singh, The Quint)

Ethanol and Biodiesel: Why Is India Not Shifting to These Fuels?
(Roshun Povaiah, The Quint)

India, Iran to work for stability in Afghanistan
(Express Newsline)

Company Announcements

Essar oilfields awarde drilling contract GAIL

Aban Offshore Ltd. - Announcement under Regulation 30 (LODR)-Updates
(Aban Offshore)

Oil India Ltd. - Shareholder Meeting / Postal Ballot-Notice of Postal Ballot
(Oil India)

Mahanagar Gas Ltd. - Announcement under Regulation 30 (LODR)-Earnings Call Transcript
(Mahanagar Gas)

Indraprastha Gas Ltd. -Announcement under Regulation 30 (LODR)-Analyst / Investor Meet - Intimation
(Indraprastha Gas)