The acquisition will increase Chevron’s total reserves base by almost a fifth at a cost of less than $5 a barrel of oil equivalent. Photograph:  Getty Images

Chevron has agreed to buy Noble Energy for $13 billion including debt in the oil and gas industry’s first big deal since geopolitical tensions and the(...)

A Tullow Oil drilling site in Kenya. Photograph: Baz Ratner/Reuters

Tullow Oil said that Total has agreed to buy its entire stake in their joint onshore oil fields in Uganda for $575 million (€531.6 million) as part of(...)

Notre Dame de Paris cathedral under repair after it was badly damaged by a huge fire on April 15th. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty

The billionaire French donors who publicly promised large donations totalling hundreds of millions to rebuild Notre Dame have not yet paid a cent towa(...)

A pile of rubble inside Notre Dame Cathedral today after the devastating fire overnight. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

French president Emmanuel Macron has given an address on television on the burning of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, claiming the edifice will be reno(...)

 François Villeroy de Galhau, governor of the  central bank of France; 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and John J Haley, CEO of Willis Tower Watson, during a panel session in Davos.

Three months after scores of business and political figures shunned a Riyadh investment forum, dubbed “Davos in the Desert”, following the killing of (...)

Total, Europe’s second- biggest oil company by market capitalisation, has agreed to sell gas pipelines and a terminal in the UK for £585 million as part of a longstanding plan to shed non-core assets. (Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire)

Total, Europe’s second- biggest oil company by market capitalisation, has agreed to sell gas pipelines and a terminal in the UK for £585 million (€79(...)

Christophe de Margerie, CEO of French oil and gas company Total SA was killed in an airplane collision with a snow plow at Moscow’s Vnukovo International Airport, airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova said today. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

Total’s chief executive officer Christophe de Margerie died when his airplane struck a snowplough on a Moscow runway, ending a career in which he o(...)