Dec 13 China's Sinopec Corp
is weighing a takeover of Gulf Keystone Petroleum
, an oil company focused on Iraqi Kurdistan, Bloomberg
reported on Tuesday.
The Asia's largest refiner is working with advisers and has
made an approach to Gulf Keystone, Bloomberg reported, citing
sources familiar with the matter. bloom.bg/2gCidoz
A spokesman for Gulf Keystone declined to comment, while
Sinopec could not be immediately reached for comment.
Gulf Keystone shares were up 13.5 percent at 144.43 pence at
(Reporting by Noor Zainab Hussain and Rahul B in Bengaluru;
Editing by Anil D'Silva)