UPDATE 5-Oil steady near $98, worries about oversupply weigh

* Middle East tensions remain a big focus (Updates prices)

2:35pm BST

UPDATE 1-Russia says Exxon still drilling in its Arctic

MOSCOW, Sept 19 - ExxonMobil is still drilling in the Russian Arctic, a Russian minister said on Friday, in move that if confirmed will anger Washington after the U.S. administration slapped sanctions on Moscow to suspend such operations by Western oil majors.

Bonds, Regulatory News 2:31pm BST

Romania's Nuclearelectrica interested in local Enel power business

BUCHAREST, Sept 19 - Romanian state-owned nuclear power producer Nuclearelectrica could buy part of the electricity distribution assets that Italy's Enel plans to sell, it said in a statement on Friday.

2:28pm BST

Russian businessman freed from house arrest - Interfax

MOSCOW, Sept 19 - Russian businessman Vladimir Yevtushenkov was freed from house arrest on Friday, Interfax news agency quoted a source in his Sistema telecoms-to-oil conglomerate as saying.

2:27pm BST

TransCanada says current structure critical to its strategy

TORONTO, Sept 19 - TransCanada Corp said on Friday that it believed it needs its current corporate structure, asset base and financial strength for its capital program.

2:01pm BST
BP PLC 476.25p +1.05%
BG Group PLC 1,175.53p +0.47%
Ensco PLC $44.90 -0.90%


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