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BP Amoco announces more job cuts

ANCHORAGE - BP Amoco PLC said Wednesday that it will lay off...announced in London by John Browne, BP Amoco's chief executive. The company said...48 billion purchase of Chicago-based Amoco Corp. in December. Paul Laird, a spokesman...
Lawsuit filed to stop BP, Amoco-Arco deal

...have filed a lawsuit seeking to stop BP Amoco's proposed buyout of Atlantic Richfield...antitrust grounds. The suit charges that BP Amoco and Arco already behave like monopolies...control a state's revenues the way BP Amoco can control Alaska's if this merger is...
BP Amoco shareholders OK merger

LONDON - BP Amoco PLC shareholders voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to approve...Richfield shareholders who voted in Los Angeles Monday. BP Amoco shareholders also approved a split of BP Amoco shares which will have the effect of doubling the shares...
BP Amoco's quarterly profit more than doubles

LONDON - BP Amoco PLC posted a 164 percent jump in its second-quarter...from Atlantic Richfield Corp., which BP Amoco acquired in April, also contributed to...share, in the year-ago quarter. BP Amoco said it trimmed costs by $1 billion by...
BP Amoco seeing interest in excess acreage on North Slope

...companies are looking at North Slope acreage BP Amoco PLC will have to get rid of if it closes...the state Division of Oil and Gas. BP Amoco chief executive John Browne has said assets in the process of merging BP, Amoco and Arco. Alaska property would be part...
BP Amoco CEO seeks tax changes

ANCHORAGE - The chief executive of BP Amoco PLC said Tuesday that Alaska's oil and gas tax system discourages investment during an era of depressed prices, and he suggested...
FTC will sue to block BP-Arco merger

...Commission today rejected the merger of BP Amoco and Atlantic Richfield Co., and told...have strongly denied any such threat. BP Amoco has set a Monday deadline for completing...was no immediate comment from either BP Amoco, which is based in London, nor Arco...
Arco shareholders approve merger

...the company's proposed merger with BP Amoco, a deal that would create the world's...Alaska's North Slope. Shareholders of BP Amoco PLC were scheduled to meet Wednesday in...billion based on the current price of BP Amoco stock. Executives of Arco and BP Amoco...
State joins BP in battle

...getting on board the legal defense of BP Amoco's proposed $30 billion acquisition of...state's legal battles ANCHORAGE - BP Amoco is paying for Alaska's legal work await the outcome. London-based BP Amoco agreed last March to acquire Los Angeles-based...
Lawmakers may raise tax on new oil giant

BP Amoco could face higher state taxes if its pending merger with Atlantic Richfield goes through as proposed, several lawmakers are warning...


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