How will the majors spend the cash they're now making?
Report notes 'evolving' Australian regulatory risk and increased M&A activity
Operators still cautious but see biggest opportunities in South America and West Africa
MMA recapitalises in face of accusations of a cripplingly poor acquisition at the top of the cycle.
Trump lights fire under oil price with Iranian threats as US demand and supply grow.
Major survey points to rising optimism, though Baker Hughes says it appears to be mainly in the US.
DNV survey to reveal optimism is lagging behind oil prices.
The corner has turned for the oil patch, but more work needed lowering costs and better fiscal terms...
IHS analyst believes resurgent US production could mitigate geopolitics-driven oil price spikes.
Big oil deals dominated resources and utilities in 2016 as industry recovers.
Engie boss warns of energy tsunamis.
The rising oil price has already led to an increase in North American drilling.