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  • Operational Excellence: Maintaining Focus in the $50-per-barrel World - Bain São Paulo

    October 15, 2015 | Oil & Gas | TN Petróleo

    Even before the sharp drop in prices at the end of 2014, oil and gas companies around the world were committing to profitability targets and growth that seemed difficult to reach. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • How national oil companies can fuel economic development

    May 06, 2013 | Oil & Gas | Oil & Gas Financial Journal

    Leading national oil companies not only channel capital, technological and operational know-how into the country, they also serve as custodians of their nation’s wealth. They guard its integrity as the country moves through economic cycles, and maintain a steady course in the quest for global

  • How national oil companies can fuel economic development

    May 01, 2012 | Oil & Gas | Forbes.com

    Leading NOCs maintain a steady course in the quest for global competitiveness. The best ones serve national interests the most when they bring global standards home.

  • Global refining faces turbulent times

    April 30, 2012 | Oil & Gas | Forbes.com

    As the center of gravity in the global refining industry shifts, the companies that survive will be those that determine how to benefit from the growing activity in emerging economies, select the right asset portfolio and take the necessary steps to achieve world-class operational excellence.

  • Global refining faces turbulent times

    April 20, 2012 | Oil & Gas | Houston Chronicle

    As the center of gravity in the global refining industry shifts, the companies that survive will be those that determine how to benefit from the growing activity in emerging economies, select the right asset portfolio and take the necessary steps to achieve world-class operational excellence.