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March 2, 2016  

Nexen lays off 120 employees in Canada

Blames ongoing economic struggles in the Canadian oilpatch.

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January 18, 2016  

Nexen halts production at oil sands plant following fatal explosion

Worker who has injured has been transported to a burn unit at an Edmonton hospital.

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September 18, 2015  

Nexen Energy can resume more oil sands pipeline operations: Alberta regulator

The subsidiary of Chinese state-owned CNOOC Ltd. was ordered to cease operating 95 pipelines in August.

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September 2, 2015  

Nexen shutting Long Lake operation to comply with regulator

AER ordered company to cease operation of 95 pipelines because it was not complying with maintenance and monitoring regulations.

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March 18, 2015  

Nexen to cut 400 jobs amid industry downturn

Says cuts are compliant with commitments made to the federal government in CNOOC takeover.

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April 1, 2014  

Husky starts up Liwan offshore natural gas platform

The project southeast of Hong Kong taps into three offshore fields, using shared infrastructure to produce the gas.

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September 19, 2013  

CNOOC begins trading on TSX as part of Nexen takeover

ADRs were worth about C$212 on Wednesday.

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February 20, 2013  

NDP’s Mulcair wants to ‘partner’ with Alberta’s oilpatch

Says NDP is open to foreign investment, energy development and greater pipeline access.

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January 18, 2013  

Nexen Solitaire oil project gets regulatory approval

North Sea oilfield is expected to produce eight million barrels of oil.

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November 5, 2012  

Nexen takeover pivotal for Harper agenda

CNOOC offer is a neat fit for conservative rhetoric as Harper aggresively court’s Asia and attract more investment in Canada.

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November 2, 2012  

State-owned investors a reality as Canada debates Chinese oil patch bid

Observers say CNOOC’s $15.1 billion bid for Nexen is a chance to clarify ground rules in a new world where state-directed investors are flexing their muscles.

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October 25, 2012  

Albertans wary of Chinese oil sands ownership

University of Alberta poll suggests Chinese resources investment is acceptable, but ownership is less welcome.

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September 18, 2012  

NDP, Liberals blast Ottawa on foreign takeover rules

Critics say ambiguity is harming Canada’s foreign investment process.