Exploration BHP Petroleum Pty. Ltd. obtained an exploration license for Block W94-10 in the Timor Sea off Northwest Australia. The block is in the Bonaparte basin next to the AC/P8 permit area, which contains the Laminaria and Corallina oil discoveries, and next to the Australia-Indonesia Zone of Cooperation, where industry has found a string of oil fields. Taiwans Chinese Petroleum Corp. plans to sign an agreement with one or more Chinese oil companies to conduct joint seismic surveys of Chinas Pearl River delta. LPG Calor Gas Ltd., a U.K. liquefied petroleum gas supplier; and joint venture partner SHV Energy BV, Netherlands, paid $62 million for a 49% interest in Brazils fourt...

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