YOGYAKARTA, Indonesia, May 5 Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines agreed on Thursday to conduct coordinated maritime patrols after a spate of ship hijackings by Islamist militants in the southern Philippines.
LISBON, May 5 EDP-Energias de Portugal expects its net profit to grow by 4 percent a year through 2020 thanks to capacity additions at its wind energy division and a gentle market recovery, the company said on Thursday.
CAIRO, May 5 Egypt's EFG-Hermes is planning to increase the investments it manages in renewable energy to 1.5-2 billion euros in the next two years from 730 million currently, said Bakr Abdel-Wahab, its managing director of infrastructure private equity.
MADRID, May 5 Spanish oil company Repsol reported better than expected first-quarter net profit on Thursday helped by lower exploration and production costs and a solid performance at its refining business despite lower oil prices.
DUBAI, May 5 The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia has signed a 700 million riyal ($186.7 million) loan to partly-finance the purchase of three very large crude carriers (VLCCs), the company known as Bahri said in a bourse filing on Thursday.
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.