Showa Shell Sekiyu KK (5002.T)
20 Feb 2019
TOKYO Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan on Tuesday finalised a deal to buy out Showa Shell Sekiyu through a share swap in a deal worth about $5.6 billion.
* New firm will not combine 7 group refineries -Idemitsu president (Adds details)
SINGAPORE Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Aramco is teaming up with South Korean refiner S-Oil Corp for a joint reception at this year's Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference (APPEC) in Singapore, according to two industry sources.
* Total, Nigeria to launch new crude during APPEC (Adds comment from S-Oil in 5th paragraph)
TOKYO, Aug 24 Japan's Nikkei rose on Friday as a weaker yen supported sentiment, with the pharmaceutical sector leading gains after a report that Eisai moved forward its mid-term profit goal by one year.