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19.08.2019

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Saudi Aramco to Acquire 20 % Stake in RIL's Oil-to-Chemicals Business

Saudi Aramco and Reliance Industries Ltd have entered into a non-binding Letter of Intent and the deal is expected to possess an enterprise value of 75 billion dollars. The transaction is claimed to be one of the largest foreign investments in India.

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07.08.2019

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Reliance, BP Form JV to Set up 5,500 Petrol Pumps in India

Reliance and BP have entered into a new JV in order to meet India’s fast-growing demand for energy and mobility. Together, the companies aim at increasing RIL’s current fuel retailing network of over 1,400 sites across India to 5,500 sites over the next five years.

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08.04.2019

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Reliance Jio Acquires Haptik for 100 Million Dollars

Reliance Jio Digital Services has recently signed a deal with Haptik Infotech, one of India’s leading conversational AI platform. Under the deal, Reliance will hold an 87 % stake in the company and the rest will be held by Haptik founders and employees.

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20.04.2018

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BP and Reliance Join Hands for ‘Satellite cluster’ project in Block KG D6

The project is the second phase of the integrated KG D6 development. With an aim to bring new gas production for India, the companies are developing the Block’s discovered deep-water gas fields in a series of projects.

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17.04.2018

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Reliance to Invest 180 Million Dollars to Form India’s Largest AI-Based Education Platform

The Mukesh Ambani led company has acquired majority stake in Embibe, a leading AI-based education platform leveraging data analytics to meet its objective.

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29.03.2018

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Reliance Sells Select Shale Assets for 100 Million Dollars

Reliance sells certain assets in the Eagle Ford Shale Play area to Sundance Energy but retains the remaining assets as part of its future development plans.

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07.02.2018

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BP and Reliance Industries JV ‘India Gas Solutions’ Elects Vinod Tahiliani as CEO

India Gas Solutions (IGS) is a 50:50 joint venture company of BP and Reliance Industries that looks after sourcing and marketing of natural gas in India.

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08.01.2018

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World’s Largest Refinery Off-Gas Cracker Complex Commissioned by Reliance Industries

With a capacity of 1.5 MMTPA, the complex has incorporated feedstock integration with Jamnagar refineries in Gujarat to provide sustainable cost advantage over global peers.

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20.06.2017

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BP and Reliance Industries to Expand Partnership

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and BP announced that they are moving forward to develop already-discovered deepwater gas fields, bringing new gas production for India. The two companies have agreed to deepen and expand their partnership to work jointly across a wide range of a...

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12.06.2017

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Reliance Becomes World's Second Largest Producer of PX

Reliance Industries announced the successful commissioning of the last crystallization train (Train 3) of the Paraxylene (PX) complex at Jamnagar.

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18.05.2016

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Reliance Industries Boost Results Despite Oil-Price Slump

Reliance Industries, operator of the world’s largest refinery complex, announced record profits: Especially higher margin gasoline and petrochemical products helped the company to counter the effects of falling oil prices, speakers explained.

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09.01.2015

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Ethane from US Shale Gas for Indian Cracker Projects

Indian refiner and petrochemical company Reliance Industries (RIL) has signed shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) of Japan for transporting Liquefied Ethane from North America to India.

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19.09.2014

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Megaprojects to Accelerate the Growth of India's Rubber Industry

Can new world scale plant projects turn the tide? India is one of the large importers of synthetic rubbers (SR) in the world and consumes half a million tonnes of synthetic rubber per annum. Now, the local industry longs fro greater independence...

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17.09.2014

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Planned Turnaround at Hazira Manufacturing Site

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has scheduled a planned turnaround at its Hazira manufacturing site. The cracker unit will be shut for a period of about 4 weeks, starting from the last week of September 2014.

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27.08.2014

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Reliance Expands Feedstock Supply Options

The Shale Gas industry, in North America has grown exponentially in the past five years. As a result Ethane has become the dominant feedstock for crackers replacing liquids. Reliance’s investments in Shale Gas and its existing crackers portfolio in India are a natural fit for sou...

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16.04.2014

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Reliance Starts Polyester Yarn Production at Silvassa

Indian petrochemical company Reliance (RIL) starts the production of polyester yarn at its site in Silvassa. Commissioning of this modern production facility takes RIL's capacity for polyester filament yarns to 1.5 million tons per year.

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22.01.2014

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How to Maintain a Process Safety System

The Bhopal disaster, in which hundreds of thousands of people were unknowingly affected by a gas leak outside the factory premises, has become a learning lesson. Chemical and petrochemical industries today have become more conscious about keeping a process safety system in place.

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29.08.2013

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New Gas Discoveries off the Coast of India

RIL and BP have announced a new gas condensate discovery off the east coast of India in the Cauvery basin, where both companies work together in a deepwater exploration...

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03.06.2013

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New Gas Discoveries in KG D6 Offshore Field

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and its partners BP and NIKO today announced a significant gas and condensate discovery in the KG D6 block off the eastern coast of India.

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11.03.2013

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Construction Begins on RSEPL Butyl Rubber Plant

Reliance Sibur Elastomers (RSEPL), a joint venture between Reliance Industries Limited and Sibur began construction of their new butyl rubber plant, in Jamnagar.

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01.03.2013

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Jacobs Works on Jamnagar Refinery Complex

Jacobs Engineering Group has been selected by Reliance Industries (RIL) to provide engineering and procurement assistance services for the construction of offsites and utilities facilities for a cracker complex at the Jamnagar refining and petrochemical complex in Gujarat. The co...

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26.02.2013

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Reliance and Sibur Start Construction of Joint Butyl Rubber Plant

Reliance Sibur Elastomers (RSEPL), a joint venture between Indian Reliance Industries (RIL) and Sibur of Russia has started the construction of a joint butyl rubber plant in India's petro–city Jamnagar.

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21.02.2013

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Planned Maintenance Turnaround at Jamnagar Refinery Complex

Reliance Industries (RIL) has scheduled a planned maintenance turnaround of one crude distillation unit of its SEZ refinery at Jamnagar Complex for a period of approximately 4 weeks starting February 18, 2013.

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14.01.2013

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Reliance Plans Investment in Malaysia

The Indian oil and petrochemical company Reliance Industries (RIL) plans further investments in Malaysia: His company would be discussing new petrochemical assets in the country, RIL's President RD Udeshi stated...

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19.11.2012

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Foster Wheeler Bags Engineering Contract at Jamnagar, India

Foster Wheeler’s subsidiary Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract by Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) for the provision of engineering and procurement services for its Paraxylene Project at Jamnagar. This project is a part of RIL’s Expansion Proje...

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18.10.2012

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RIL Wins British Safety Council’s Globe of Honors Award

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)’s SEZ Refinery at Jamnagar has won the prestigious ‘Globe of Honor Award’ for the excellence in Environmental management by the British Safety Council, London. RIL's Jamnagar SEZ Refinery is the only Indian entity to make it to the elite list.

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10.09.2012

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Maintenance Works at Jamnagar Refinery Complex, India

Reliance currently overworks one of the Diesel Hydrotreater units of the DTA Refinery at Jamnagar refinery and petrochemical complex. The unit shall be brought on–stream again in mid–September.

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17.07.2012

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CB&I Provides Paraxylene–Technology for Indian Reliance Industries

CB&I has been awarded a contract by Reliance Industries for providing technology for the world’s largest aromatics complex to be built at Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

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04.07.2012

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Technip To Build World Scale Ethylene Crackers in India

Technip will supply India's Reliance Industries (RIL) with a technology license, basic engineering and EPC works for a planned ethylene Refinery Off-Gas Cracker (ROGC) in India. The plant is part of the expansion project for RIL’s world-scale Jamnagar refining and petrochemical c...

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04.06.2012

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RIL Selects Phillips 66’s E–Gas Technology for World's Largest Gasification

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has selected Phillips 66’s E-Gas Technology for its planned gasification plants at Jamnagar. Reliance's Jamnagar site is the largest refining complex in the world, with an aggregate refining capacity of 1.3 million barrels of oil per day.

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08.05.2012

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Fluor Works on Petrochemical and Refinery Projects for Reliance

Reliance Industries has appointed Texan based Fluor with project management services at its its world scale Jamnagar refining and petrochemical complex in Western India, wehere the company plans one of the largest coke gasification facilities worldwide.

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20.02.2012

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Reliance Books Record Exports

With turnovers of US $ 47.5 billion during the period April–December 2011, Indian oil company Reliance Industries was able to book record export sales of US $ 29.5 billion, recent figures show. Now the company plans a 50:50 joint–venture with BP...

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17.10.2011

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BP Explains New Strategy For Indian KGD6 Offshore Gasfields

After a falling gas production in the KGD6 offshore field during the third quarter of 2011 BP explains its new strategy for the joint operation together with Indian Reliance.

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31.08.2011

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BP and Reliance Begin Cooperation in India

BP enters a strategic alliance with Indian Reliance by acquiring a 30 per cent stake in 21 oil and gas production sharing contracts (PSCs) of the Indian oil company. The cooperation of the two oil giants aims to operate across the gas value chain in India, from exploration and pr...

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13.07.2011

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Reliance Discovers Deepwater Gas and Condensate Reserve

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has discovered a rich gas and natural gas condensate reserve in the very first well drilled in the block located in deepwater Cauvery-Palar basin.

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